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1997 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1997

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–303
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1250Troublesome Creek: A MidwesternAL$140,0008$8,31811/3
264The RelicPar.$33,956,6082,128$9,064,1432,0951/10
398Jackie Chan's First StrikeNL$15,318,8631,344$5,778,9331,3441/10
4111TurbulenceMGM$11,538,2352,094$4,464,0082,0941/10
565MetroBV$32,000,3012,005$11,411,1072,0011/17
667Beverly Hills NinjaSony$31,480,4182,112$12,220,9202,1121/17
7141KolyaMira.$5,770,254128$445,5981281/17
8223Albino AlligatorMira.$339,37912$101,176121/17
9121Fierce CreaturesUni.$9,381,2601,620$3,759,4801,5931/24
10132Zeus and RoxanneMGM$7,233,3241,745$2,755,3821,7451/24
11206PrefontaineBV$589,304201$311,2532011/24
12263Reggie's PrayerArro.$52,6651$5,12011/24
13281KoylaMira.$37,7953$37,79531/24
148Star Wars (Special Edition)Fox$138,257,8652,375$35,906,6612,1041/31
15144Gridlock'dGram.$5,571,205743$2,678,3727431/31
16151Meet Wally SparksTrim.$4,073,5821,552$2,131,0011,5521/31
17162Waiting for GuffmanSPC$2,923,98259$37,99031/31
18170Shadow ConspiracyBV$2,312,463837$1,370,8318371/31
19196Prisoner of the MountainsOrionC$790,07836$17,20531/31
20270johnsFirst$50,7898$50,78981/31
2122Dante's PeakUni.$67,127,7602,761$18,479,4352,6572/7
22112The Beautician and the BeastPar.$11,486,8801,801$4,080,2221,8012/7
23154The PestSony$3,600,6161,205$1,817,2781,2052/7
24202SubUrbiaSPC$656,74724$69,365162/7
25246Hotel de LoveLive$165,84542$50,947182/7
2638Absolute PowerSony$50,068,3102,568$14,678,0162,5682/14
2760Vegas VacationWB$36,400,3602,070$12,837,9272,0542/14
2870Fools Rush InSony$29,481,4281,701$8,588,0681,6742/14
2992That Darn CatBV$18,301,6101,891$6,424,6171,8912/14
30145Dangerous GroundNL$5,303,931808$2,647,7458082/14
31220TouchMGM$387,06951$195,236512/14
32238The Graduate (re-issue)Strand$259,2792$37,94822/14
3321The Empire Strikes Back (Special Edition)Fox$67,597,6942,322$21,975,9932,1112/21
34107RosewoodWB$13,130,349991$3,154,0759912/21
35152Lost HighwayOct.$3,675,201337$212,710122/21
36185Blood and WineFoxS$1,094,668166$420,9931662/21
3754Donnie BrascoSony$41,909,7621,593$11,660,2161,5032/28
3888Booty CallSony$20,050,3761,272$6,429,3641,2722/28
39150Kama Sutra: A Tale of LoveTrim.$4,109,09581$53,499102/28
40168Smilla's Sense of SnowFoxS$2,372,903135$107,10882/28
41240Hard EightGold.$222,55929$69,486292/28
42248Waco: The Rules of EngagementSom.$142,1935N/AN/A2/28
43265Follow Me HomeNMl.$52,1553$17,31932/28
44173The DaytrippersSony$2,099,67752$35,98823/5
4531Jungle 2 JungleBV$59,927,6182,340$12,812,0472,3163/7
4656Private PartsPar.$41,230,7992,217$14,616,3332,1383/7
47179Rhyme & ReasonMira.$1,608,277280$853,5892803/7
48212Boys Life 2Strand$532,6546$56,22443/7
49219The Eighth DayGram.$416,4015$14,39733/7
50279Good LuckMoki$39,962106$39,9621063/7
51282Gentlemen Don't Eat PoetsArt.$35,855N/AN/AN/A3/7
5246Return of the Jedi (Special Edition)Fox$45,470,4372,111$16,293,5312,1113/14
53109Love JonesNL$12,479,335821$3,908,7258203/14
54180City of IndustryOrion$1,568,258441$803,8114413/14
55182PonetteArro.$1,300,377N/AN/AN/A3/14
56280DrunksN.Arts$38,2682$17,58123/14
57285The Substance of FireMira.$31,63811$56,211113/14
58287Gray's AnatomyN.Arts$29,0901$4,69013/19
594Liar LiarUni.$181,410,6152,909$31,423,0252,8453/21
6062SelenaWB$35,281,7941,873$11,615,7221,8503/21
61183The Godfather (Re-issue)Par.$1,267,49040$229,932403/21
62276MandelaPalm$42,0568$8,41383/21
6353The Devil's OwnSony$42,868,3482,504$14,274,5032,5043/28
64100The 6th ManBV$14,772,7881,231$4,128,1781,2273/28
65124Turbo: A Power Rangers MovieFox$8,363,8992,113$3,301,1352,1133/28
66131B.A.P.S.NL$7,246,7351,204$2,742,6791,2043/28
67155Cats Don't DanceWB$3,566,6371,252$939,7811,2523/28
68232Love and Other CatastrophesFoxS$294,21232$22,80733/28
6928The SaintPar.$61,363,3042,500$16,278,8732,3074/4
7094That Old FeelingUni.$16,574,1761,599$5,103,0751,5754/4
71110Chasing AmyMira.$12,021,272553$52,44634/4
72113Double TeamSony$11,438,3372,203$5,034,9142,2034/4
73139Inventing the AbbottsFox$5,936,344898$2,301,1388984/4
74193Anna Karenina (1997)WB$858,55334$75,26854/4
75207Das Boot: The Director's CutSony$572,42629$68,369134/4
76301Childhood's EndPlainv.$3,8041$2,55614/4
77295SchizopolisN.Arts$10,5802$6,02324/9
7823AnacondaSony$65,885,7672,456$16,620,8872,4564/11
7974Grosse Pointe BlankBV$28,084,3571,242$6,870,3971,2274/11
80174Paradise RoadFoxS$2,007,100350N/AN/A4/11
81261Keys to TulsaGram.$57,25224$28,318244/11
82283CosiMira.$35,489N/AN/AN/A4/11
8380Murder at 1600WB$25,804,7072,158$7,962,2682,1524/18
84147McHale's NavyUni.$4,529,8431,861$2,128,5651,8584/18
851538 Heads in a Duffel BagOrion$3,602,8841,553$2,024,5161,5534/18
86211TravellerOct.$534,0106$30,85564/18
87226KissedGold.$329,211N/AN/AN/A4/18
88237Hollow ReedLions$265,7327$13,28414/18
89200A Chef in LoveSPC$686,70434$36,62864/23
9039VolcanoFox$49,323,4682,777$14,581,7402,7744/25
9171Romy & Michelle's High School ReunionBV$29,235,3531,607$7,429,4061,6024/25
92187ShilohLeg.$1,007,82270$115,710704/25
93188Female PerversionsOct.$926,954N/AN/AN/A4/25
94218FlamencoNYer$480,9416$22,10624/25
95234All Over MeFL$292,577N/AN/AN/A4/25
96264A Brother's KissFirst$52,6329$25,80094/25
97277Nothing PersonalTrim.$40,3741$5,56314/25
98296I Was a Jewish Sex WorkerGrey$8,526N/AN/AN/A4/25
99235Irma VepZeit.$282,3106$11,85214/30
100194Children of the RevolutionMira.$838,36859$31,56265/1
Summary of 303 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$6,671,782,536----
Averages:$22,019,084----
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