During the course of research, I found a film from 2009 that initially appeared to be a DIY release, but upon further inspection had to be relabeled as a non-DIY release. As a result, this has slightly shifted the numbers that initially appeared in my Baseline posting. Here is the revised table:
Turns out, DIY was on top opening weekend. Click here for the original posting (and some context).
THE AUTHOR: Jeremy Juuso is author of Getting the Money: A Step-by-Step Guide for Writing Business Plans for Film (available nationwide) and The AKA Report, a first-of-its-kind survey of specialty films and their financing sources. Jeremy graduated cum laude in economics from Harvard College.