Domestic 2004 Week 40

October 1-7, 2004

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Shark Tale$56,019,976-4,016-$13,949$56,019,9761DreamWorks Distribution
2-Ladder 49$27,920,643-3,260-$8,564$27,920,6431Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
31The Forgotten$14,850,855-43.5%3,144+40$4,723$41,115,6452Revolution Studios
42Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow$4,278,930-49.4%2,721-449$1,572$31,590,7293Paramount Pictures
5-Shaun of the Dead$3,296,969-26%645+38$5,111$7,749,3902Rogue Pictures
63Mr. 3000$3,137,001-49.8%2,239-497$1,401$19,711,8793Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
74Resident Evil: Apocalypse$3,040,402-42.5%1,986-850$1,530$47,757,7864Screen Gems
8-Woman Thou Art Loosed$2,910,448-408-$7,133$2,910,4481Magnolia Pictures
95First Daughter$2,724,088-45.2%2,280+20$1,194$7,690,8222Twentieth Century Fox
10-Cellular$2,569,986-45.7%2,020-743$1,272$28,713,4204New Line Cinema
118Wimbledon$2,268,125-47.3%1,705-334$1,330$15,366,6803Universal Pictures
1211Napoleon Dynamite$1,812,507-21.5%855-169$2,119$38,035,50217Fox Searchlight Pictures
1310Hero$1,626,779-44.4%1,140-573$1,426$51,541,3976Miramax
149Without a Paddle$1,560,223-48.1%1,439-880$1,084$55,693,4777Paramount Pictures
1532The Motorcycle Diaries$1,527,306+497.1%67+64$22,795$1,783,1112Focus Features
1614Garden State$1,068,798-28.2%428-237$2,497$23,984,15611Fox Searchlight Pictures
1712Collateral$941,486-52.1%802-485$1,173$99,580,0429DreamWorks Distribution
1813The Bourne Supremacy$833,385-49.1%604-423$1,379$173,457,53011Universal Pictures
19-Taxi
2004 Re-release
$621,079-609-$1,019$621,0791Twentieth Century Fox
2020What the #$*! Do We (K)now!?$596,697+3.3%122+8$4,890$5,163,02335-
21-Thérèse: The Story of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux$465,432-32-$14,544$465,4231-
2216Vanity Fair$440,226-60.4%331-664$1,329$15,670,3006Focus Features
23-I Heart Huckabees$410,181-4-$102,545$410,1811Fox Searchlight Pictures
2417Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid$385,082-58.8%412-642$934$31,422,2556Screen Gems
2515The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$378,596-69.9%609-799$621$93,874,0759Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2619A Dirty Shame$374,908-39.8%131-2$2,861$1,037,0493Fine Line Features
27-Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry$371,316-163-$2,278$371,3161THINKFilm
2831I, Robot$255,325-8%253-92$1,009$143,692,29012Twentieth Century Fox
2925The Notebook$244,352-28%245-78$997$80,396,87915New Line Cinema
3030Maria Full of Grace$243,321-13.7%122-3$1,994$5,964,45712Fine Line Features
3123Spider-Man 2$230,409-37.2%182-32$1,265$371,845,57815Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
3221The Cookout$181,566-65.2%206-319$881$11,506,5695Lionsgate
3318Paparazzi$161,246-76.6%244-488$660$15,593,0545Twentieth Century Fox
3428Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2$156,709-51.3%188-398$833$9,219,3886Triumph Releasing Corporation
3541Open Water$153,927+8%198+10$777$30,547,2189Lionsgate
3633Alien vs. Predator$153,639-34.3%212-107$724$79,712,1318Twentieth Century Fox
3727Silver City$138,129-57.8%92-70$1,501$906,7153Newmarket Films
3836Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence$131,919-30.4%51-4$2,586$735,4163-
3926The Manchurian Candidate$125,234-62.2%156-233$802$65,465,42710Paramount Pictures
4034The Last Shot$123,540-42.7%35-$3,529$339,1442Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4122Fahrenheit 9/11$101,170-73.6%128-475$790$119,114,51716Lionsgate
4242Space Station 3D$99,849-27.7%13-$7,680$54,686,750129IMAX
4335Catwoman$94,350-54.5%166-44$568$40,141,12811Warner Bros.
4440A Day Without a Mexican$93,166-35%39-17$2,388$4,005,99921Televisa Cine
4538Bright Young Things$90,351-42.8%56-36$1,613$791,4867THINKFilm
4649NASCAR: The IMAX Experience$83,074-10.8%37-3$2,245$18,851,17730Warner Bros.
4737Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$81,630-53.5%164-82$497$249,151,02518Warner Bros.
4839The Village$78,834-49.5%107-88$736$113,337,12810Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4945A Cinderella Story$78,365-34.5%188-60$416$51,360,20912Warner Bros.
5063Head in the Clouds$77,947+61.2%47+27$1,658$191,1073Sony Pictures Classics
5173The Yes Men$76,842+132.6%21+18$3,659$109,8802United Artists
5229Exorcist: The Beginning$75,125-74%98-255$766$41,548,7827Warner Bros.
5348Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk$72,050-24%15-$4,803$8,357,129103Giant Screen Films
5451Intimate Strangers$71,233-12.2%50-16$1,424$1,994,26110Paramount Classics
5544Criminal$69,300-47.6%67-23$1,034$847,2184Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
5643De-Lovely$67,261-49.8%85-81$791$13,267,35414United Artists
5747Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story$66,268-34.5%85-39$779$114,258,96816Twentieth Century Fox
5846Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War$62,170-44.8%22-12$2,825$993,1875IDP Distribution
5961Haunted Castle$53,750+7.5%3-$17,916$9,180,057189-
6057Red Lights$50,696-6.1%18-2$2,816$405,3497Wellspring Media
61-In the Face of Evil: Reagan's War in Word and Deed$49,860-6-$8,310$49,8601-
6258Festival Express$48,597-8.9%38+10$1,278$1,098,56111THINKFilm
6352Before Sunset$44,785-44%45-29$995$5,721,11014Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
6462The Corporation
2004 Re-release
$42,428-12.8%21-$2,020$1,746,13518Zeitgeist Films
6560The Day After Tomorrow$40,123-22.3%51-28$786$186,698,55219Twentieth Century Fox
6654Garfield$37,606-43.4%76-38$494$75,301,18117Twentieth Century Fox
6753Guiana 1838$35,970-49.3%1-$35,970$106,8802RBC Radio
68-Tying the Knot$31,200-8-$3,900$31,2001IDP Distribution
6971Infernal Affairs$29,672-21.6%5-$5,934$67,5022Miramax
7079Zelary$28,739+13.2%9+3$3,193$95,1443Sony Pictures Classics
71-Dig!$28,176-2-$14,088$28,1761Palm Pictures
72110The Mother$27,584+305.1%21+15$1,313$936,43119Sony Pictures Classics
7365The Door in the Floor$27,337-40.5%29-17$942$3,822,96713Focus Features
7466End of the Century$27,131-40%10-$2,713$273,2707Magnolia Pictures
7587T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$25,675+61%3-$8,558$49,240,877311IMAX
7676Pulse: A Stomp Odyssey$24,836-8.6%5-$4,967$7,474,894104Giant Screen Films
7784Rosenstrasse$24,628+18.1%11-5$2,238$453,09210IDP Distribution
7872Saints and Soldiers$23,015-37.4%16-9$1,438$782,1659Excel Entertainment
7959We Don't Live Here Anymore$22,812-56.9%32-41$712$2,008,2358Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
8078Control Room$21,033-20.4%22+1$956$2,538,11720Magnolia Pictures
81122Seducing Doctor Lewis
2004 Re-release
$20,931+385.3%5-$4,186$354,76617Wellspring Media
8297The Brown Bunny$20,800+88.4%14+6$1,485$320,4466Wellspring Media
8370King Arthur$20,264-47.3%23-20$881$51,870,48414Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
8455Mean Creek$19,353-64.7%25-24$774$552,7587Paramount Classics
8580The Story of the Weeping Camel$18,895-25.2%10-4$1,889$1,751,69818THINKFilm
8692Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There$18,371+43.5%14+5$1,312$305,83517Dada Films
8781Hollywood Buddha$18,365-25%4-$4,591$42,8672Northern Arts Entertainment
8894Testosterone$17,421+41.9%4+1$4,355$98,4494Strand Releasing
8975Riding Giants$16,850-44.8%20-1$842$2,207,99413Sony Pictures Classics
9074Donnie Darko
2004 Director's Cut
$16,223-49.4%16-4$1,013$732,65719Newmarket Films
9183Bush's Brain$15,171-29.6%8+1$1,896$162,4617Tartan
9289Alien Adventure$14,815+5.8%2-$7,407$4,575,348268-
9364When Will I Be Loved$13,830-70.1%8-12$1,728$144,2104IFC Films
94140Almost Peaceful
2004 Re-release
$13,636+910.1%3+2$4,545$50,5807Empire Pictures Inc.
9568The Best Two Years$13,045-67.8%11-1$1,185$1,157,85833-
9695Ju-on: The Grudge$12,794+5.3%7-$1,827$274,29711Vitagraph Films
9796Monty Python's Life of Brian
2004 Re-release
$12,227+7.3%20+11$611$636,19923Rainbow Releasing
98-Bonjour Monsieur Shlomi$11,237-4-$2,809$66,70214Strand Releasing
99116The Twilight Samurai
2004 Re-release
$9,743+78.1%8+3$1,217$542,63024Empire Pictures Inc.
10098Touch of Pink$8,255-24.8%6-8$1,375$543,21612Sony Pictures Classics
101102The Raspberry Reich$7,802-13.3%1-$7,802$16,7982Strand Releasing
10299Remember Me, My Love$7,749-26.2%2-$3,874$99,1275IDP Distribution
103127Ghosts of the Abyss$7,288+126.6%4+2$1,822$16,491,63278Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
104133I'll Sleep When I'm Dead$7,015+251.5%4-$1,753$344,54417Paramount Classics
10569Benji: Off the Leash!$6,960-82.5%29-58$240$3,750,7657-
10656Suspect Zero$6,416-88.2%13-64$493$8,682,5976Paramount Pictures
107100A Home at the End of the World$6,277-36.1%13-1$482$1,020,78211Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
108101The Five Obstructions$6,021-34.5%3-$2,007$160,28520Koch Lorber Films
10985Imelda$5,934-69.5%1-5$5,934$186,41618Unico Entertainment
110107Zhou Yu's Train
2004 Re-release
$5,580-21.2%12+1$465$132,11512Sony Pictures Classics
111106Anatomy of Hell$5,536-25.7%3+1$1,845$12,9882Tartan
112-Tarnation$5,470-1-$5,470$5,4701Wellspring Media
113105Incantato
2004 Re-release
$4,896-37.3%1-$4,896$12,7042Northern Arts Entertainment
11493Malevolence$4,657-62.8%4-3$1,164$45,9514-
11586Nicotina$4,500-72.9%3-8$1,500$1,117,8647Arenas Entertainment
116120She Hate Me$4,431-3.3%10-1$443$356,23411Sony Pictures Classics
117143You'll Get Over It$4,413+372%1-$4,413$47,49616-
118112Facing Windows$4,288-25.1%8+2$536$540,40116Sony Pictures Classics
119147Warriors of Heaven and Earth$3,879+691.6%2+1$1,939$51,7465Sony Pictures Classics
120109Mind the Gap$3,815-44.1%1-$3,815$10,6372-
121104The Clearing$3,814-51.6%8-4$476$5,762,52514Fox Searchlight Pictures
122128Proteus$3,640+14.1%2+1$1,820$48,48510Strand Releasing
123103Reconstruction$3,481-59.2%4-5$870$50,5534Palm Pictures
124124Incident at Loch Ness$2,869-22.6%1-1$2,869$25,2843Abramorama
125119Goodbye, Dragon Inn$2,738-41.7%1-$2,738$15,3343Wellspring Media
126115Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring$2,628-52.1%4-4$657$2,380,41027Sony Pictures Classics
127129Metallica: Some Kind of Monster$2,617-13.4%8-1$327$1,213,98513IFC Films
128135The Inheritance$2,584+55%2+1$1,292$28,87113The Cinema Guild
129113Bright Leaves$2,497-55%2+1$1,248$28,2967First Run
130139Godzilla$2,480+72.5%2+1$1,240$393,96222Rialto Pictures
131145Love Me If You Dare$2,449+189.8%6+3$408$550,46620Paramount Classics
132123Howard Zinn: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train$2,186-47.8%2-$1,093$83,77816First Run
133108Gozu$2,156-68.5%1-3$2,156$55,63710-
134141Encounter in the Third Dimension$1,425+9.6%1-$1,425$7,017,650293-
135136China: The Panda Adventure$913-43%3+1$304$3,864,114174IMAX
136146Strayed$868+8.5%1-$868$469,54721Wellspring Media
137130Chooch$569-79.6%1-1$569$29,2546Artistic License
138138Grand Champion$510-66.1%---$41,6186Innovation Film Group (IFG)
139111Merci Dr Rey!$451-92.4%1-4$451$13,1563Regent Releasing
140132The Hunting of the President$235-88.4%1-4$235$374,98316Regent Releasing