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Weekly Box Office

Weekly Box Office

August 15-21, 1997

Note: Weekly box office charts 7-day results (Friday through Thursday). To access the Weekend chart (Friday through Sunday), click here.


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TWLWTitle (Click to view)StudioWeekly Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
1 N Cop Land Mira. $20,103,425 - 2,233 - $9,003 $20,103,425 $15 1
2 1 Conspiracy Theory WB $17,746,609 -37.4% 2,806 - $6,325 $46,105,631 - 2
3 2 Air Force One Sony $17,218,107 -31.8% 2,981 - $5,776 $135,221,605 $85 4
4 N Event Horizon Par. $13,436,256 - 2,311 - $5,814 $13,436,256 - 1
5 4 George of the Jungle BV $7,619,991 -25.0% 2,431 -185 $3,135 $87,387,148 $55 5
6 3 Spawn NL $7,111,092 -44.9% 2,478 -126 $2,870 $48,774,599 $40 3
7 5 Men in Black Sony $6,521,232 -25.5% 2,261 -392 $2,884 $227,621,456 $90 7
8 6 Picture Perfect Fox $5,342,199 -32.8% 1,677 -50 $3,186 $25,758,909 - 3
9 8 Air Bud BV $4,485,633 -28.2% 1,723 -6 $2,603 $19,044,172 - 3
10 7 Contact WB $4,333,325 -36.6% 1,451 -565 $2,986 $90,041,872 $90 6
11 11 My Best Friend's Wedding Sony $2,511,489 -29.6% 1,232 -230 $2,039 $116,983,028 $38 9
12 N Steel WB $1,328,601 - 1,260 - $1,054 $1,328,601 $16 1
13 14 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Uni. $1,146,135 -30.4% 760 -39 $1,508 $226,836,319 $73 13
14 15 Liar Liar Uni. $401,205 -16.6% 273 -51 $1,470 $180,076,225 - 22
15 16 Con Air BV $351,293 -23.4% 228 -90 $1,541 $96,857,262 $75 11
16 17 The Fifth Element Sony $133,912 -49.6% 272 -73 $492 $62,951,133 - 15
17 18 Batman and Robin WB $126,470 -46.1% 153 -57 $827 $105,717,785 $125 9
TOTAL (17 MOVIES):$109,916,974-15.1%26,530-1,725$4,143 
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* Production Budget in millions. Studios get on average 55 percent of the final gross.


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