Australian Box Office For 2003

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Finding Nemo$26,723,583399$26,820,431Aug 28-
2The Matrix Reloaded$22,070,814482$22,070,814May 15-
3Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl$18,468,493377$18,476,252Sep 11-
4The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers$14,953,795425$26,850,032Dec 26-
5The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King$14,220,219453$36,550,919Dec 26-
6Bruce Almighty$13,558,467322$13,558,467Jun 19-
7The Matrix Revolutions$13,015,662456$13,015,662Nov 6-
8Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle$12,517,483392$12,517,483Jul 3-
9Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines$12,352,558378$12,352,558Jul 17-
10Chicago$10,991,219201$71Jan 23United International Pictures (UIP)
11X2: X-Men United$10,654,741359$10,654,741Apr 30-
128 Mile$9,663,658243$9,663,658Jan 16-
13Daddy Day Care$9,575,013331$9,817,371Jun 26-
142 Fast 2 Furious$9,118,755301$9,123,961Jun 5-
15Catch Me If You Can$8,648,013296$8,648,013Jan 9-
16Two Weeks Notice$8,624,931253$9,223,580Jan 1-
17Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World$7,926,407325$10,396,176Dec 4-
18Bad Boys II$7,680,900273$7,680,900Sep 18-
19Johnny English$7,663,685252$7,664,271Apr 10-
20American Wedding$7,632,148310$8,370,008Aug 7-
21How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$7,276,876246$7,287,449Apr 24-
22Anger Management$7,116,457325$7,116,457Apr 17-
23The Italian Job$6,889,804260$6,904,291Aug 21-
24The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen$6,405,315211$6,425,735Oct 2-
25Hulk$6,374,127341$6,449,412Jun 26-
26School of Rock$6,045,630397$6,274,337Nov 20Big Bull Productions
27Kill Bill: Vol. 1$5,869,144272$5,869,144Oct 16-
28S.W.A.T.$5,819,211246$5,911,294Nov 27-
29Elf$5,792,568195$6,122,569Nov 27-
30Intolerable Cruelty$5,776,202230$5,816,924Oct 23-
31Scary Movie 3$5,466,771305$6,072,297Dec 11-
32Maid in Manhattan$5,149,602308$5,162,487Mar 6-
33Calendar Girls$5,148,042185$5,148,042Oct 9-
34Whale Rider$5,065,399203$5,208,397May 8-
35Love Actually$5,046,766303$13,256,537Dec 25Universal Pictures International (UPI)
36Ned Kelly$5,040,860354$5,040,860Mar 27-
37Just Married$4,629,787269$4,647,909Feb 20-
38Daredevil$4,539,133305$4,539,133Mar 20-
39Freaky Friday$4,534,290236$4,570,622Sep 18-
40Gangs of New York$4,448,367269$4,448,367Feb 13-
41Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams$4,432,047260$4,440,825Jan 9-
42Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde$4,242,354264$4,255,293Sep 11-
43Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life$4,173,144221$4,173,144Sep 25-
44The Hours$3,948,664142$3,961,950Feb 20-
45Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets$3,605,366488$20,857,535Nov 28-
46Peter Pan$3,562,336269$6,298,228Dec 18-
47What a Girl Wants$3,534,182171$3,534,182Apr 3-
48I Spy$3,366,225168$3,366,225Jan 23-
49The Lizzie McGuire Movie$3,210,673203$3,212,434May 29-
50Phone Booth$3,131,821177$3,143,533May 22-
51The Quiet American$2,943,81367$2,954,629Jan 16-
52Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas$2,937,413215$2,942,814Jul 3-
53Identity$2,885,854178$2,885,854Jul 31-
54The Jungle Book 2
2003 Re-release
$2,819,026280$2,834,861Apr 10-
55Shanghai Knights$2,794,270187$2,795,786Apr 10-
56Japanese Story$2,770,14358$2,862,768Sep 25-
57Bringing Down the House$2,745,540219$2,749,435Apr 3-
58Rugrats Go Wild$2,652,623214$2,662,316Sep 18-
59The Texas Chainsaw Massacre$2,636,548175$2,636,548Nov 20-
60Ripley's Game$2,601,080182$2,618,035Apr 17-
61About Schmidt$2,600,81147$2,615,840Feb 6-
62Die Another Day$2,545,238323$10,520,593Dec 12-
63The Hot Chick$2,536,574147$2,827,463Jan 1-
64Jackass: The Movie$2,489,105171$2,550,363Feb 27-
65Agent Cody Banks$2,451,430194$2,472,917Sep 18-
66Seabiscuit$2,377,263231$2,377,263Nov 13-
67Mystic River$2,376,02283$4,765,090Nov 20-
68Kangaroo Jack$2,315,484261$2,315,484Apr 10-
69Piglet's Big Movie$2,315,222231$2,315,222May 29-
70The Recruit$2,309,962148$2,313,089Feb 27-
71Sweet Home Alabama$2,301,368249$6,063,195Dec 19-
72One Hour Photo$2,270,540158$2,290,485Jan 30-
73Runaway Jury$2,212,023196$2,220,579Oct 30-
74Bowling for Columbine$2,202,93341$2,565,433Dec 26-
75The Pianist$2,183,90753$2,255,498Mar 6-
76Looney Tunes: Back in Action$2,167,926228$2,891,437Dec 11-
77The Wild Thornberrys$2,148,574255$2,152,828Apr 10-
78Fat Pizza$2,146,843101$2,146,843Apr 10-
79Freddy vs. Jason$2,126,440188$2,129,638Oct 23-
80Dreamcatcher$1,892,168155$1,892,168Apr 3-
81Final Destination 2$1,866,486142$1,879,963Mar 6-
82Matchstick Men$1,849,458127$1,849,458Oct 2-
83Star Trek: Nemesis$1,809,302181$1,809,302Feb 6-
84Analyze That$1,793,537187$1,793,537Jan 16-
85My Big Fat Greek Wedding$1,718,788213$15,168,243Oct 24-
86Brother Bear$1,718,470260$6,747,370Dec 26-
87Down with Love$1,692,794173$1,711,224Aug 14-
88Bulletproof Monk$1,566,435137$1,566,435Jun 12-
89Cradle 2 the Grave$1,550,475119$1,550,475Mar 27-
9028 Days Later...$1,474,915147$1,474,915Sep 4-
91Bad Eggs$1,468,982172$1,468,982Jul 24-
92Tears of the Sun$1,449,248160$1,449,248Aug 14-
93Winged Migration
2003 Re-release
$1,444,11025$1,462,580Jun 19-
94Ghosts of the Abyss$1,424,6832$2,596,425Sep 4IMAX
95Old School$1,416,741178$1,416,741May 29-
96Treasure Planet$1,414,827254$2,190,907Dec 26-
97Gettin' Square$1,388,317132$1,422,008Oct 9-
98Basic$1,386,905156$1,386,905May 29-
99Like Mike$1,253,249156$1,260,454Jan 16-
100The Master of Disguise$1,206,795142$1,279,529Jan 1-
101Russian Ark
Canadian Release
$1,116,16012$1,171,556May 1-
102In the Cut$1,097,39256$1,097,392Nov 13-
103Hollywood Homicide$1,090,661150$1,090,661Sep 4-
104Uptown Girls$1,055,607124$1,055,607Nov 20-
105The Core$980,977171$980,977Jun 12-
106The Real Cancun$965,434106$965,434Jul 10-
107White Oleander$912,291173$912,291Jun 12-
108National Security$903,970146$903,970May 8-
109Mambo Italiano
2003 Re-release
$841,655113$841,655Oct 23-
110Punch-Drunk Love$840,99930$840,999Apr 3-
111Criminal Ways$815,731147$815,731Sep 25-
112Confessions of a Dangerous Mind$813,71443$821,534Jul 24-
113I Capture the Castle$807,00537$807,747Jul 10-
114A Man Apart$788,976151$788,976Jun 12-
115Nowhere in Africa$785,59412$855,643Apr 17-
116Swimming Pool$776,61422$776,614Oct 2-
117Santa vs. the Snowman 3D$749,0382$1,659,400Nov 21IMAX
118View from the Top$746,961109$748,212Jul 31-
119Bugs!$725,8142$1,712,555Apr 10-
120Far from Heaven$722,38963$776,437Feb 6-
121Adaptation.$720,75031$1,139,021Dec 26-
122The Magdalene Sisters
Canadian Release
$711,77017$711,770Apr 17-
123Lost in Translation$664,907146$4,682,460Dec 26-
124Half Past Dead$662,745106$662,745Feb 20-
125The In-Laws$655,216153$655,216Aug 28-
126The Life of David Gale$654,583155$654,583May 22-
127The Divorce$649,49449$651,762Nov 6-
128Darkness Falls$637,686110$637,686Aug 28-
129Frida$637,61427$913,320Dec 26-
130Confidence$619,341101$620,842Jul 24-
131Danny Deckchair$606,549186$645,618Jul 31-
132The Medallion$600,94877$600,948Oct 30-
133Good Boy$594,801169$594,801Nov 27-
13425th Hour$582,94620$583,900Jun 5-
135Take Away$576,479112$581,655Aug 14-
136Secretary$559,32915$559,329May 29-
137Swimming Upstream$541,09489$545,663Feb 27-
138The Dancer Upstairs$535,76019$560,032Jul 3-
139Cabin Fever$531,561107$531,561Dec 4-
140Spellbound$480,77715$480,777Nov 13-
141Antwone Fisher$470,345125$470,345Mar 13-
142Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War$464,69420$584,141May 15-
143Holes$444,159116$446,507Oct 30-
144Undercover Brother$428,160113$428,160Feb 13-
145Alexandra's Project$408,42524$426,401May 8-
146Talk to Her
2002 Re-release
$376,68914$376,689Feb 13-
147Igby Goes Down$361,98032$361,980Jun 5-
148City of God$321,91312$344,841Mar 13-
149The Four Feathers$320,61463$321,533Jun 5-
150A Mighty Wind$294,36330$343,129Jul 24-
151The Rage in Placid Lake$279,37538$284,808Aug 28-
1528 Women$274,89018$431,531Dec 25-
153American Splendor$267,54917$287,525Sep 11-
154The Rules of Attraction$264,83353$264,833Feb 20-
155All the Way$263,819171$277,428Aug 14-
156Buffalo Soldiers$262,08946$280,099Aug 21-
157The Spanish Apartment
2003 Re-release
$257,31126$532,443Dec 18-
158The Good Thief$243,86317$243,863Jul 17-
159The Emperor's Club$229,50295$229,502Mar 20-
160They$229,06276$229,063Feb 6-
161Blue Crush$191,776191$2,572,089Dec 5-
162Biker Boyz$191,44679$191,446Jul 24-
163Malibu's Most Wanted$190,30377$190,303Jul 24-
164Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever$189,07974$189,079Mar 6-
165Perfect Strangers$186,28227$187,148Oct 9-
166Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd$183,26772$183,267Dec 11-
167Man on the Train$181,51612$181,516Aug 28-
168Together with You$179,80116$189,462Sep 11-
169Anita & Me$176,93641$177,578May 8-
170Crackerjack$175,429204$4,518,366Nov 7Roadshow Films
171Head of State$172,72797$172,727Oct 16-
17224 Hour Party People$170,82810$181,561Mar 20-
173Narc$155,96250$157,297Aug 14-
174Solaris$155,21630$155,216Feb 27-
175Extreme Ops$154,928111$154,928Jul 31-
176Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress$152,07610$156,839May 29-
177Alien
2003 Director's Cut
$150,81040$150,810Nov 13-
178Auto Focus$148,67114$148,671Jul 10-
179Mostly Martha$145,00920$275,902Dec 26-
180Spider$144,8948$144,894May 8-
181Good Bye Lenin!$131,88217$932,535Dec 26-
182Wrong Turn$123,97242$123,972Jul 31-
183A Fish Tale$116,65659$150,167Jun 26-
184Storm$115,4743$201,019May 22-
185Cypher$113,72721$116,033Aug 14-
186It Runs in the Family$108,99427$111,132Aug 21-
187The Santa Clause 2$106,764226$3,151,605Dec 5-
188Bright Young Things$103,77528$232,680Dec 26-
189Trapped$101,96593$101,965Feb 20-
190You Can't Stop the Murders$101,12461$101,124Mar 13-
191City by the Sea$97,60960$97,609Feb 6-
192Laurel Canyon$94,82522$94,825Oct 30-
193Undead$91,13617$96,919Sep 4-
194Nicholas Nickleby$89,26923$93,721Nov 20-
195Frailty$88,96581$88,965Jan 30-
196Dogville$88,56815$307,104Dec 26-
197The Matrix$87,65493$10,467,585Apr 8-
198Once Upon a Time in the Midlands$86,8219$86,821Sep 4-
199The Crime of Padre Amaro$83,92511$83,925May 22-
200The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
2003 Re-release
$80,42712$83,045Dec 18-