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Lee Daniels' The Butler

Domestic Total Gross: $116,632,095
Distributor: Weinstein CompanyRelease Date: August 16, 2013
Genre: DramaRuntime: 2 hrs. 12 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13Production Budget: $30 million

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RowTitle (click to view)StudioRelease Gross* / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate^
1 Lincoln Buena Vista $182,207,973 2,293 $944,308 11 11/9/12
2 The Help Buena Vista $169,708,112 3,014 $26,044,590 2,534 8/10/11
3 Remember the Titans Buena Vista $115,654,751 2,803 $20,905,831 1,865 9/29/00
4 The Hundred-Foot Journey Buena Vista $54,240,821 2,167 $10,979,290 2,023 8/8/14
5 Swing Vote Buena Vista $16,289,867 2,213 $6,230,669 2,213 8/1/08
6 Amistad DreamWorks $44,229,441 1,019 $4,573,523 322 12/10/97
7 Hyde Park on Hudson Focus Features $6,376,145 246 $81,362 4 12/7/12
8 12 Years a Slave Fox Searchlight $56,671,993 1,474 $923,715 19 10/18/13
9 The Last King of Scotland Fox Searchlight $17,606,684 540 $142,899 4 9/27/06
10 Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail Lionsgate $90,508,336 2,203 $41,030,947 2,032 2/20/09
11 Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection Lionsgate $65,653,242 2,161 $25,390,575 2,161 6/29/12
12 Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion Lionsgate $63,257,940 2,194 $30,030,661 2,194 2/24/06
13 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too? Lionsgate $60,095,852 2,155 $29,289,537 2,155 4/2/10
14 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? Lionsgate $55,204,525 2,034 $21,353,789 2,011 10/12/07
15 Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family Lionsgate $53,345,287 2,288 $25,068,677 2,288 4/22/11
16 Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas Lionsgate $52,543,354 2,194 $16,007,634 2,194 12/13/13
17 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself Lionsgate $51,733,921 2,255 $23,446,785 2,255 9/11/09
18 Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire Lionsgate $47,566,524 1,003 $1,872,458 18 11/6/09
19 Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns Lionsgate $41,975,388 2,016 $20,082,809 2,006 3/21/08
20 For Colored Girls Lionsgate $37,729,698 2,127 $19,497,324 2,127 11/5/10
21 Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys Lionsgate $37,105,289 2,070 $17,381,218 2,070 9/12/08
22 Tyler Perry's Good Deeds Lionsgate $35,025,791 2,132 $15,583,924 2,132 2/24/12
23 Tyler Perry's Daddy's Little Girls Lionsgate $31,366,978 2,111 $11,210,754 2,111 2/14/07
24 W. Lionsgate $25,534,493 2,050 $10,505,668 2,030 10/17/08
25 Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club Lionsgate $15,973,881 1,896 $8,075,111 1,896 3/14/14
26 Tyler Perry Presents Peeples Lionsgate $9,177,065 2,041 $4,611,534 2,041 5/10/13
27 Pride Lionsgate $7,057,600 1,518 $3,533,300 1,518 3/23/07
28 Tyler Perry's Diary of a Mad Black Woman Lions Gate $50,633,099 1,703 $21,905,089 1,483 2/25/05
29 Bobby MGM (Weinstein) $11,242,801 1,670 $69,039 2 11/17/06
30 The Paperboy Millennium Ent. $693,286 76 $102,706 11 10/5/12
31 The Queen Miramax $56,441,711 1,850 $122,014 3 9/30/06
32 Thirteen Days New Line $34,592,089 2,034 $46,668 8 12/22/00
33 Selma Paramount $533,000 19 n/a 19 12/25/14
34 The Soloist Paramount (DreamWorks) $31,720,158 2,090 $9,716,458 2,024 4/24/09
35 Radio Sony (Revolution) $52,333,738 3,074 $13,303,724 3,074 10/24/03
36 Julie & Julia Sony / Columbia $94,125,426 2,528 $20,027,956 2,354 8/7/09
37 Eat Pray Love Sony / Columbia $80,574,010 3,108 $23,104,523 3,082 8/13/10
38 Hope Springs Sony / Columbia $63,536,011 2,441 $14,650,121 2,361 8/8/12
39 The American President Sony / Columbia $60,079,496 1,508 $10,014,558 1,508 11/17/95
40 Ali Sony / Columbia $58,203,105 2,521 $14,710,892 2,446 12/25/01
41 Glory TriStar $26,828,365 811 $63,661 3 12/14/89
42 Sparkle (2012) TriStar $24,397,469 2,244 $11,643,342 2,244 8/17/12
43 Primary Colors Universal $39,001,187 1,976 $12,045,395 1,965 3/20/98
44 Get On Up Universal $30,703,100 2,469 $13,585,915 2,468 8/1/14
45 Frost/Nixon Universal $18,622,031 1,105 $180,708 3 12/5/08
46 Driving Miss Daisy Warner Bros. $106,593,296 1,668 $73,745 3 12/15/89
47 42 Warner Bros. $95,020,213 3,405 $27,487,144 3,003 4/12/13
48 The Color Purple Warner Bros. $94,175,854 1,109 $1,710,333 192 12/20/85
49 JFK Warner Bros. $70,405,498 1,395 $5,223,658 1,164 12/20/91
50 August: Osage County Weinstein Company $37,738,810 2,411 $179,302 5 12/27/13
51 The Imitation Game Weinstein Company $9,591,000 747 $479,352 4 11/28/14
Averages:$50,816,1901,886$11,904,9041,473 

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