$121,897,634 – Biggest opening weekend? The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
$202,792 – Best per theater opening weekend average? The Grand Budapest Hotel
4,324 – Largest number of theaters for a single movie? The Amazing Spider-Man 2
2,548 – Largest number of theaters added from initial release? St Vincent – Starting out in only 4 theaters with an opening weekend of just over $109,000 – St Vincent went on to gross over $43,000,000.
$332,250 – Highest per theater gross? American Sniper – Just opening on Christmas Day, American Sniper is well on its way to making lotsa moola. The guy on the right is the versatile Chance Kelly. You’ve no doubt seen him in all kinds of stuff on television and at the movies. And mark my words: you’ll see him in something you’re watching by the end of the week.
$24,214,829 – Highest grossing IFC film? Boyhood
79.73% – Movie that made the most money in the first weekend? Saw 10th Anniversary
$21,321,100 – Lowest grossing movie from Universal? As Above/So Below
$134,938,200 – Highest grossing movie released in January 2014? Ride Along
Number of movies grossing over $50,000,000
Total number of movies released in theaters in 2014
Total number of studios that released movies
Total number of movies Reel News Daily reviewed in our first six months at film festivals, from theaters, from home and online. We’re super excited for 2015!
Total number of movies released in at least 1,000 theaters
Studio with the most releases? IFC
Average number of movies released in theaters per month
*All information from Box Office Mojo.