List of 1999 box office number-one films in the United States

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This is a list of films which have placed number one at the weekend box office in the United States during 1999.

# Weekend end date Film Box office[1] Notes
1 January 3, 1999 Patch Adams $19,050,675
2 January 10, 1999 A Civil Action $15,163,484
3 January 17, 1999 Varsity Blues $15,204,148
4 January 24, 1999 Varsity Blues $10,574,508
5 January 31, 1999 She's All That $16,065,430
6 February 7, 1999 Payback $21,221,526
7 February 14, 1999 Message in a Bottle $18,852,976
8 February 21, 1999 Payback $10,268,237 Payback reclaimed #1 in its third weekend of release.
9 February 28, 1999 8mm $14,252,888
10 March 7, 1999 Analyze This $18,383,507
11 March 14, 1999 Analyze This $15,567,669
12 March 21, 1999 Forces of Nature $13,510,728
13 March 28, 1999 Forces of Nature $9,439,629
14 April 4, 1999 The Matrix $27,788,331 The Matrix broke Lost in Space's record ($20.2 mil) for the highest weekend debut in April.
15 April 11, 1999 The Matrix $22,563,331
16 April 18, 1999 Life $20,414,775
17 April 25, 1999 The Matrix $12,642,717 The Matrix reclaimed #1 in its fourth weekend of release.
18 May 2, 1999 Entrapment $20,145,595
19 May 9, 1999 The Mummy $43,369,635
20 May 16, 1999 The Mummy $24,856,320
21 May 23, 1999 Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace $64,820,970 Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace had the highest weekend debut in 1999.
22 May 30, 1999 Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace $51,399,863 Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace broke Jurassic Park's record ($38.5 mil) for the highest second weekend gross.
23 June 6, 1999 Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace $32,891,653 Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace broke Jurassic Park's record ($27.6 mil) for the highest third weekend gross.
24 June 13, 1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me $54,917,604 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me broke Batman Forever's record ($52.8 mil) for the highest weekend in June.
25 June 20, 1999 Tarzan $34,221,968
26 June 27, 1999 Big Daddy $41,536,370
27 July 4, 1999 Wild Wild West $27,687,484
28 July 11, 1999 American Pie $18,709,680
29 July 18, 1999 Eyes Wide Shut $21,706,163
30 July 25, 1999 The Haunting $33,435,140
31 August 1, 1999 Runaway Bride $35,055,556 Runaway Bride broke Scream 2's record ($32.9 million) for highest weekend debut for a film featuring a female protagonist.
32 August 8, 1999 The Sixth Sense $26,681,262 The Sixth Sense broke The Fugitive's record ($23.8 mil) for the highest weekend debut in August.
33 August 15, 1999 The Sixth Sense $25,764,991
34 August 22, 1999 The Sixth Sense $23,950,008
35 August 29, 1999 The Sixth Sense $20,099,149
36 September 5, 1999 The Sixth Sense $22,896,967 The Sixth Sense broke The Fugitive's record ($17.2 mil) for the highest Labor Day weekend ever.
37 September 12, 1999 Stigmata $18,309,666
38 September 19, 1999 Blue Streak $19,208,806
39 September 26, 1999 Double Jeopardy $23,162,542
40 October 3, 1999 Double Jeopardy $17,018,808
41 October 10, 1999 Double Jeopardy $13,541,285
42 October 17, 1999 Fight Club $11,035,485
43 October 24, 1999 The Best Man $9,031,660
44 October 31, 1999 House on Haunted Hill $15,946,032
45 November 7, 1999 The Bone Collector $16,712,020
46 November 14, 1999 Pokémon: The First Movie $31,036,678 Pokémon: The First Movie broke Mortal Kombat's ($23 million) for the highest weekend debut of a video game adaptation.
47 November 21, 1999 The World Is Not Enough $35,519,007
48 November 28, 1999 Toy Story 2 $57,388,839 Toy Story 2 broke The Waterboy's record ($39.4 mil) for the highest weekend debut in November, 101 Dalmatians's record ($33.5 mil) for the highest Thanksgiving weekend debut, and The Lion King's record ($40.9 mil) for the highest weekend debut for an animated film.
49 December 5, 1999 Toy Story 2 $27,760,276
50 December 12, 1999 Toy Story 2 $18,249,880
51 December 19, 1999 Stuart Little $15,018,223
52 December 26, 1999 Any Given Sunday $13,584,625
53 January 2, 2000 Stuart Little $16,022,757 Stuart Little reclaimed the #1 spot in its third weekend of release.

Highest-grossing films[edit]

Highest-grossing films of 1999[2]
Rank Title Studio Actors Director(s) Domestic Gross
1. Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace 20th Century Fox/Lucasfilm Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Jake Lloyd, Ian McDiarmid, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, Pernilla August, Frank Oz, Ahmed Best, Ray Park, Peter Serafinowicz, Anthony Daniels, Silas Carson and Hugh Quarshie George Lucas $431,088,295
2. The Sixth Sense Hollywood/Blinding Edge Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette, Olivia Williams and Donnie Wahlberg M. Night Shyamalan $293,506,292
3. Toy Story 2 Disney/Pixar voices of Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Kelsey Grammer, Don Rickles, Jim Varney, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger, Annie Potts, Estelle Harris, Wayne Knight, John Morris, Laurie Metcalf, R. Lee Ermey, Jodi Benson, Jonathan Harris, Joe Ranft, Robert Goulet, Andrew Stanton, Jeff Pidgeon and Hannah Unkrich John Lasseter and Lee Unkrich $245,852,179
4. Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me New Line Mike Myers, Heather Graham, Seth Green, Robert Wagner, Rob Lowe and Will Ferrell Jay Roach $206,040,086
5. The Matrix Warner Bros./Silver/Village Roadshow Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving and Joe Pantoliano Andy Wachowski and Larry Wachowski $171,479,930
6. Tarzan Disney voices of Tony Goldwyn, Minnie Driver, Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Brian Blessed, Lance Henriksen, Wayne Knight and Nigel Hawthorne Kevin Lima and Chris Buck $171,091,819
7. Big Daddy Columbia Adam Sandler, Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Joey Lauren Adams, Jon Stewart, Rob Schneider, Leslie Mann and Steve Buscemi Dennis Dugan $163,479,795
8. The Mummy Universal/Amblin Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo and Kevin J. O'Connor Stephen Sommers $155,385,488
9. Runaway Bride Touchstone/Paramount/Interscope/Lakeshore Julia Roberts, Richard Gere and Joan Cusack Garry Marshall $152,257,509
10. The Blair Witch Project Haxan/Artisan Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams and Joshua Leonard Eduardo Sánchez and Daniel Myrick $140,539,099
11. Stuart Little Columbia Michael J. Fox, Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie, Jonathan Lipnicki and Nathan Lane Rob Minkoff $140,035,367
12. The Green Mile Warner Bros./Castle Rock Tom Hanks, David Morse, Bonnie Hunt and Michael Clarke Duncan Frank Darabont $136,801,374
13. American Beauty DreamWorks Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Mena Suvari, Wes Bentley, Chris Cooper, Allison Janney and Peter Gallagher Sam Mendes $130,096,601
14. The World Is Not Enough MGM Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Marceau, Robert Carlyle, Denise Richards and Judi Dench Michael Apted $126,943,684
15. Double Jeopardy Paramount Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones, Bruce Greenwood, Annabeth Gish and Roma Maffia Bruce Beresford $116,741,558
16. Notting Hill Universal Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant Roger Michell $116,089,678
17. Wild Wild West Warner Bros. Will Smith, Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh and Salma Hayek Barry Sonnenfeld $113,804,681
18. Analyze This Warner Bros. Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal and Lisa Kudrow Harold Ramis $106,885,658
19. The General's Daughter Paramount John Travolta, Madeleine Stowe, James Woods, Timothy Hutton, James Cromwell, Leslie Stefanson and Clarence Williams III Simon West $102,705,852
20. American Pie Universal Jason Biggs, Eugene Levy, Alyson Hannigan, Chris Klein, Mena Suvari, Seann William Scott, Tara Reid, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Natasha Lyonne, Eddie Kaye Thomas and Shannon Elizabeth Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz $102,561,004

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