Domestic 2004 Week 51

December 17-23, 2004

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events$46,799,490-3,622-$12,920$46,799,4901Paramount Pictures
21Ocean's Twelve$27,798,670-44.8%3,290-$8,449$78,199,0492Warner Bros.
3-Meet the Fockers$24,396,740-3,518-$6,934$24,396,7401Universal Pictures
43The Polar Express$18,686,785+26.4%2,702-555$6,915$133,705,9867Warner Bros.
5-Spanglish$13,540,256-2,438-$5,553$13,540,2561Sony Pictures Releasing
64National Treasure$10,374,595-16.9%2,478-725$4,186$137,100,2805Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
7-Blade: Trinity$10,336,332-49.3%2,912-$3,549$39,147,4413New Line Cinema
85Christmas with the Kranks$9,643,331+2.2%2,555-739$3,774$66,249,3775Revolution Studios
9-Flight of the Phoenix$7,812,576-2,604-$3,000$7,812,5761Twentieth Century Fox
106The Incredibles$6,150,782-2.7%1,732-924$3,551$240,008,6677Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
117Closer$5,419,121-0.5%1,090+468$4,971$20,871,4033Sony Pictures Releasing
128The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie$3,705,270-27.6%1,448-1,859$2,558$78,064,7695Paramount Pictures
13-Finding Neverland$3,449,480+42.1%985+448$3,502$18,397,5546Miramax
1411Sideways$2,322,043+17.5%383-92$6,062$17,330,5609Fox Searchlight Pictures
15-The Phantom of the Opera$2,321,677-622-$3,732$2,321,6771Warner Bros.
16-The Aviator$1,354,738-41-$33,042$1,354,7381Miramax
1720House of Flying Daggers$1,263,291+335.5%145+130$8,712$2,070,9613Sony Pictures Classics
1813Ray$844,520-37.9%442-687$1,910$70,542,3108Universal Pictures
1914Kinsey$772,756+4.1%196+27$3,942$5,407,3126Fox Searchlight Pictures
2010Alexander$578,827-73.2%232-1,893$2,494$33,853,4505Warner Bros.
2112Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason$544,080-67.7%328-1,373$1,658$39,527,5506Universal Pictures
2239A Very Long Engagement$533,232+650.9%167+163$3,193$844,0954Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
23-Swades$532,915-74-$7,201$532,9151UTV Motion Pictures
2433Shark Tale$517,934+399.2%411+195$1,260$159,815,47912DreamWorks Distribution
2517The Motorcycle Diaries$352,146-18.7%159-88$2,214$15,230,73513Focus Features
2616The Grudge$346,179-39%278-454$1,245$110,359,3629Sony Pictures Releasing
2746Million Dollar Baby$282,087+408.7%8-$35,260$337,5412Warner Bros.
2826Bad Education$234,231+23.2%8+3$29,278$981,0005Sony Pictures Classics
2927Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2004 Re-release
$230,384+24.3%21-3$10,970$851,3539IMAX
3023Napoleon Dynamite$227,688+3.7%144-74$1,581$44,243,87328Fox Searchlight Pictures
3125The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou$194,971-8.4%2-$97,485$407,8732Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
3218Shall We Dance$193,569-51.2%322-296$601$56,705,07610Miramax
3322What the #$*! Do We (K)now!?$192,815-19.7%100-27$1,928$9,901,84146-
3424Being Julia$159,117-25.6%118-18$1,348$3,415,97810Sony Pictures Classics
3515After the Sunset$131,157-79%216-803$607$27,988,3866New Line Cinema
3619Saw$128,328-64.3%178-307$720$55,132,9018Lionsgate
3728Friday Night Lights$106,575-32.2%154-116$692$61,157,40511Universal Pictures
3832The Work and the Glory$94,649-19.9%20-17$4,732$909,2335Excel Entertainment
3931Taxi
2004 Re-release
$94,292-24.1%149-43$632$36,211,79412Twentieth Century Fox
4030I Heart Huckabees$89,889-34.8%47-60$1,912$12,529,42512Fox Searchlight Pictures
4137Ladder 49$88,646+10.6%104-56$852$73,435,78012Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4235Space Station 3D$87,240-7.3%15+3$5,816$56,102,238140IMAX
43-The Sea Inside$85,397-23-$3,712$85,3971Fine Line Features
4429The Machinist$82,901-40.2%60-12$1,381$969,4739Paramount Classics
4521Seed of Chucky$67,542-72.4%---$17,083,7326Rogue Pictures
46-Beyond the Sea$66,280-6-$11,046$66,2801Lionsgate
47-The Bourne Supremacy$65,794----$176,241,94122Universal Pictures
4838Without a Paddle$62,229-19.9%43-81$1,447$58,032,42018Paramount Pictures
4948Thérèse: The Story of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux$58,788+22.5%40+12$1,469$1,763,68912-
5036Team America: World Police$51,648-43.2%46-119$1,122$32,701,68910Paramount Pictures
5142Vera Drake$47,226-29.2%38-13$1,242$2,062,78811Fine Line Features
5247Haunted Castle$47,000-6%5-$9,400$10,069,855200-
5334Veer-Zaara$46,362-50.9%21-$2,207$2,839,5637Yash Raj Films
5450Alfie$45,282+28.9%43-22$1,053$13,369,9967Paramount Pictures
5541The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement$43,690-34.8%72-86$606$95,170,48120Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
56-Hotel Rwanda$42,295-7-$6,042$42,2951United Artists
5744Garden State$39,505-34.5%29-29$1,362$26,720,16722Fox Searchlight Pictures
5851Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk$27,458-11.6%9-$3,050$8,857,208114Giant Screen Films
5949Callas Forever$24,175-36.1%11-5$2,197$290,7007Regent Releasing
6045Mr 3000$23,597-58.5%36-112$655$21,811,18714Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
6155Pulse: A Stomp Odyssey$23,589+6.6%6-$3,931$7,720,415115Giant Screen Films
6254NASCAR: The IMAX Experience$22,288-0.3%19-1$1,173$19,469,22441Warner Bros.
6369Paper Clips$20,210+88.8%9+1$2,245$84,4425Slowhand Cinema Releasing
6489A Tale of Two Sisters$20,183+391.5%9+7$2,242$25,8593Tartan
6561T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$16,899+0.3%2-3$8,449$49,608,154322IMAX
6656Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids$16,160-24.5%1-$16,160$37,5753THINKFilm
67-Spider-Man 2$15,269----$373,585,82526Sony Pictures Releasing
68-Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban$14,550----$249,541,06929Warner Bros.
6953Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela$13,658-43.7%3-$4,552$53,0459-
7060Seducing Doctor Lewis
2004 Re-release
$13,467-20.1%10-$1,346$463,22728Wellspring Media
7162I, Robot$12,306-25.7%20-11$615$144,791,92823Twentieth Century Fox
7240I Am David$11,693-82.6%26-180$449$288,5523Lionsgate
7375Lightning in a Bottle$11,574+40.7%8-2$1,446$124,9489Sony Pictures Classics
7488WMD: Weapons of Mass Deception$10,697+127.7%---$21,5273Cinema Libre Studio
75-In the Realms of the Unreal$9,925-1-$9,925$9,9251Wellspring Media
7678Testosterone$9,271+29.6%4+1$2,317$175,54015Strand Releasing
7752Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow$8,821-66.4%30-39$294$37,762,67714Paramount Pictures
7863Tarnation$8,638-44.7%13-$664$462,24312Wellspring Media
7966Rosenstrasse$8,550-30.3%5-3$1,710$718,45821IDP Distribution
8074Alien Adventure$8,500-5.6%2-$4,250$4,690,916279-
8173Zelary$8,484-9.9%14+1$606$328,72314Sony Pictures Classics
8282Red Lights$7,828+28.3%7+1$1,118$629,64118Wellspring Media
8365Enduring Love$6,608-51.4%13-12$508$348,5708Paramount Classics
8494The Young Black Stallion$6,261+69.1%3+1$2,087$6,594,33253Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
8584Ghosts of the Abyss$6,095+4.6%5+1$1,219$16,585,86989Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
86-Imelda$6,026----$200,09729Unico Entertainment
8786Saints and Soldiers$5,932+10.1%5-3$1,186$1,136,83020Excel Entertainment
8868Notre musique$5,621-51.8%3-1$1,873$60,9565Wellspring Media
8967Fabled$5,586-54.4%2-1$2,793$17,8322Indican Pictures
9070Bear Cub$4,401-58.8%2-1$2,200$53,5537TLA Releasing
9172L.A. Twister$4,304-58.1%1-2$4,304$48,66819Indican Pictures
92-Baptists at Our Barbecue$3,604----$136,73211-
9358Birth$3,526-80.8%21-34$167$4,761,4668New Line Cinema
9487End of the Century$3,505-28.3%5+2$701$391,95018Magnolia Pictures
9597Head in the Clouds$3,330+2.7%5+2$666$397,75214Sony Pictures Classics
96-The Life: What's Your Pleasure?$3,164-1-$3,164$3,1641Screen Media Films
97-Open My Heart$2,999-1-$2,999$2,9991Strand Releasing
9876Postmen in the Mountains$2,784-64%1-2$2,784$104,45553Shadow Distribution
99105Almost Peaceful
2004 Re-release
$2,306+11.8%3+1$768$84,49318Empire Pictures Inc.
10077A Talking Picture$2,101-72.7%1-1$2,101$9,7882Kino International
10190Cowboys and Angels$1,608-60.7%1-1$1,608$33,94114TLA Releasing
102107Godzilla$1,539-19.2%2-1$769$412,52033Rialto Pictures
103109Goodbye, Dragon Inn$1,367-5.5%1-2$1,367$25,56614Wellspring Media
104-I'll Sleep When I'm Dead$1,295-1-$1,295$360,75928Paramount Classics
105111Encounter in the Third Dimension$1,250+4.2%1-$1,250$7,031,200304-
106104Bright Leaves$1,247-41.6%2-2$623$62,25218First Run
10780Fade to Black$1,076-84.6%4-7$269$728,5317Paramount Classics
10891Sex Is Comedy
2004 Re-release
$1,052-73.7%2-1$526$36,42210IFC Films
109-Apollo 13
The IMAX Experience
$882----$1,737,749118IMAX
11096Dolls$822-74.7%1-$822$4,0672Palm Pictures
111-Producing Adults$476-1-$476$4761Wolfe Releasing
112-Love Me If You Dare$375-1-$375$553,50431Paramount Classics
113112Dig!$254-77.3%1-2$254$127,06712Palm Pictures
114108Guiana 1838$189-89.6%1-$189$192,91613RBC Radio