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TOP OPENING GROSSES BY DAYS IN RELEASE


(Counting the first 4 days of wide release whenever they occurred, not just weekends.)

RankMovie TitleStudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / AvgTotal GrossRelease
1 Marvel's The Avengers BV $226,337,707 36.3% 4,349 $52,044 $623,357,910 F, 5/4/12
2 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 WB $187,232,508 49.1% 4,375 $42,796 $381,011,219 F, 7/15/11
3 Iron Man 3 BV $185,412,195 45.3% 4,253 $43,596 $409,013,994 F, 5/3/13
4 The Dark Knight WB $182,904,796 34.3% 4,366 $41,893 $533,345,358 F, 7/18/08
5 The Dark Knight Rises WB $180,276,424 40.2% 4,404 $40,935 $448,139,099 F, 7/20/12
6 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $170,396,008 40.1% 4,163 $40,931 $424,668,047 F, 11/22/13
7 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen P/DW $168,056,697 41.8% 4,234 $39,692 $402,111,870 W, 6/24/09
8 The Hunger Games LGF $163,359,535 40.0% 4,137 $39,487 $408,010,692 F, 3/23/12
9 Spider-Man 3 Sony $161,401,784 48.0% 4,252 $37,959 $336,530,303 F, 5/4/07
10 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $158,449,700 41.7% 3,661 $43,280 $380,270,577 Th, 5/19/05
11 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest BV $153,774,825 36.3% 4,133 $37,207 $423,315,812 F, 7/7/06
12 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $153,345,623 51.7% 4,024 $38,108 $296,623,634 F, 11/20/09
13 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $151,158,344 51.7% 4,070 $37,140 $292,324,737 F, 11/16/12
14 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $147,975,742 52.6% 4,061 $36,438 $281,287,133 F, 11/18/11
15 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Sum. $144,318,923 48.0% 4,468 $32,301 $300,531,751 W, 6/30/10
16 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End* BV $139,802,190 45.2% 4,362 $32,050 $309,420,425 F, 5/25/07
17 Iron Man 2 Par. $137,489,462 44.0% 4,380 $31,390 $312,433,331 F, 5/7/10
18 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $136,241,423 45.1% 4,325 $31,501 $301,959,197 W, 7/15/09
19 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $133,802,832 45.2% 4,125 $32,437 $295,983,305 F, 11/19/10
20 Shrek the Third* P/DW $131,261,409 40.7% 4,122 $31,844 $322,719,944 F, 5/18/07
21 Spider-Man 2 Sony $130,456,123 34.9% 4,152 $31,420 $373,585,825 W, 6/30/04
22 The Matrix Reloaded* WB $129,282,716 45.9% 3,603 $35,882 $281,576,461 Th, 5/15/03
23 Man of Steel* WB $129,204,367 44.4% 4,207 $30,712 $291,045,518 F, 6/14/13
24 Transformers: Dark of the Moon* P/DW $126,742,114 36.0% 4,088 $31,003 $352,390,543 W, 6/29/11
25 Toy Story 3 BV $125,913,275 30.3% 4,028 $31,260 $415,004,880 F, 6/18/10
26 Spider-Man Sony $125,878,901 31.2% 3,615 $34,821 $403,706,375 F, 5/3/02
27 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Par. $125,178,907 39.5% 4,260 $29,385 $317,101,119 Th, 5/22/08
28 Alice in Wonderland (2010) BV $125,109,453 37.4% 3,728 $33,559 $334,191,110 F, 3/5/10
29 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $122,861,157 52.4% 3,690 $33,296 $234,362,462 F, 5/26/06
30 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $119,412,720 32.4% 3,997 $29,876 $368,061,265 W, 7/3/13
31 The Hangover Part II WB $117,556,661 46.2% 3,615 $32,519 $254,464,305 Th, 5/26/11
32 Fast & Furious 6 Uni. $117,036,995 49.0% 3,658 $31,995 $238,679,850 F, 5/24/13
33 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $116,759,603 40.0% 4,285 $27,248 $292,004,738 W, 7/11/07
34 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $110,741,182 38.2% 3,858 $28,704 $290,013,036 F, 11/18/05
35 X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $110,576,604 47.9% 3,996 $27,672 $230,791,969 F, 5/23/14
36 Transformers: Age of Extinction Par. $110,542,664 47.9% 4,233 $26,114 $230,802,453 F, 6/27/14
37 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $110,169,285 36.5% 3,161 $34,853 $302,191,252 Th, 5/16/02
38 Iron Man* Par. $105,553,236 33.1% 4,105 $25,713 $318,412,101 F, 5/2/08
39 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban WB $102,115,798 40.9% 3,855 $26,489 $249,541,069 F, 6/4/04
40 Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $101,243,273 39.2% 3,938 $25,709 $258,591,352 F, 4/4/14
41 Godzilla (2014) WB $100,860,422 50.6% 3,952 $25,521 $199,244,834 F, 5/16/14
42 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $100,774,423 26.7% 3,703 $27,214 $377,027,325 W, 12/17/03
43 Skyfall* Sony $99,692,378 32.8% 3,505 $28,443 $304,360,277 F, 11/9/12
44 Transformers* P/DW $98,758,423 30.9% 4,011 $24,622 $319,246,193 T, 7/3/07
45 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides BV $98,295,110 40.8% 4,155 $23,657 $241,071,802 F, 5/20/11
46 The Passion of the Christ NM $97,325,776 26.3% 3,043 $31,983 $370,274,604 W, 2/25/04
47 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $96,937,323 30.5% 3,672 $26,399 $317,575,550 F, 11/16/01
48 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Sony $96,776,618 47.9% 4,324 $22,381 $202,084,843 F, 5/2/14
49 Thor: The Dark World BV $96,155,035 46.6% 3,841 $25,034 $206,362,140 F, 11/8/13
50 The Amazing Spider-Man* Sony $94,647,609 36.1% 4,318 $21,919 $262,030,663 T, 7/3/12
51 Shrek 2 DW $94,082,519 21.3% 4,163 $22,600 $441,226,247 W, 5/19/04
52 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $93,678,789 35.8% 3,682 $25,442 $261,988,482 F, 11/15/02
53 Monsters University BV $93,448,671 34.8% 4,004 $23,339 $268,492,764 F, 6/21/13
54 Avatar Fox $93,411,301 12.5% 3,452 $27,060 $749,766,139 F, 12/18/09
55 Fast Five Uni. $92,430,005 44.0% 3,644 $25,365 $209,837,675 F, 4/29/11
56 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $92,355,596 30.5% 4,045 $22,832 $303,003,568 F, 12/14/12
57 X2: X-Men United Fox $92,108,448 42.9% 3,741 $24,621 $214,949,694 F, 5/2/03
58 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Fox $90,509,026 50.3% 4,099 $22,081 $179,883,157 F, 5/1/09
59 The Lost World: Jurassic Park* Uni. $90,161,880 39.4% 3,281 $27,480 $229,086,679 F, 5/23/97
60 The Da Vinci Code Sony $85,885,320 39.5% 3,735 $22,995 $217,536,138 F, 5/19/06
61 The Day After Tomorrow Fox $85,807,341 46.0% 3,425 $25,053 $186,740,799 F, 5/28/04
62 Bruce Almighty Uni. $85,734,045 35.3% 3,483 $24,615 $242,829,261 F, 5/23/03
63 Oz The Great and Powerful BV $85,432,469 36.4% 3,912 $21,839 $234,911,825 F, 3/8/13
64 I Am Legend WB $84,676,771 33.0% 3,606 $23,482 $256,393,010 F, 12/14/07
65 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $83,731,903 19.4% 2,970 $28,193 $431,088,295 W, 5/19/99
66 The Simpsons Movie Fox $83,314,302 45.5% 3,922 $21,243 $183,135,014 F, 7/27/07
67 Austin Powers in Goldmember* NL $83,271,427 39.0% 3,613 $23,048 $213,307,889 F, 7/26/02
68 Star Trek* Par. $82,706,315 32.1% 3,849 $21,488 $257,730,019 F, 5/8/09
69 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $82,015,081 24.1% 3,622 $22,644 $339,789,881 W, 12/18/02
70 Star Trek Into Darkness* Par. $81,701,981 35.7% 3,868 $21,123 $228,778,661 Th, 5/16/13
71 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Fox $80,828,184 53.0% 3,967 $20,375 $152,376,446 F, 7/11/14
72 War of the Worlds Par. $80,785,176 34.5% 3,908 $20,672 $234,280,354 W, 6/29/05
73 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $79,847,401 30.9% 3,903 $20,458 $258,366,855 F, 12/13/13
74 Hancock* Sony $78,747,904 34.5% 3,965 $19,861 $227,946,274 W, 7/2/08
75 300 WB $78,502,504 37.3% 3,103 $25,299 $210,614,939 F, 3/9/07
76 The Bourne Ultimatum Uni. $78,415,390 34.5% 3,660 $21,425 $227,471,070 F, 8/3/07
77 Frozen* BV $78,382,479 19.6% 3,742 $20,947 $400,738,009 W, 11/27/13
78 Finding Nemo BV $77,197,270 22.7% 3,374 $22,880 $339,714,978 F, 5/30/03
79 Rush Hour 2 NL $76,879,392 34.0% 3,118 $24,657 $226,164,286 F, 8/3/01
80 Planet of the Apes (2001) Fox $76,752,306 42.6% 3,500 $21,929 $180,011,740 F, 7/27/01
81 Shrek Forever After P/DW $76,543,595 32.1% 4,359 $17,560 $238,736,787 F, 5/21/10
82 Fast and Furious Uni. $76,055,475 49.0% 3,461 $21,975 $155,064,265 F, 4/3/09
83 Maleficent BV $75,639,040 32.9% 3,948 $19,159 $229,842,583 F, 5/30/14
84 Brave BV $75,271,765 31.7% 4,164 $18,077 $237,283,207 F, 6/22/12
85 Pearl Harbor BV $75,177,654 37.9% 3,214 $23,391 $198,542,554 F, 5/25/01
86 Up BV $74,379,941 25.4% 3,766 $19,750 $293,004,164 F, 5/29/09
87 The Incredibles BV $74,270,103 28.4% 3,933 $18,884 $261,441,092 F, 11/5/04
88 Twilight Sum. $74,152,985 38.5% 3,419 $21,689 $192,769,854 F, 11/21/08
89 World War Z Par. $74,087,200 36.6% 3,607 $20,540 $202,359,711 F, 6/21/13
90 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Uni. $73,702,820 34.4% 3,729 $19,765 $214,030,500 F, 3/2/12
91 Sherlock Holmes WB $73,470,490 35.1% 3,626 $20,262 $209,028,679 F, 12/25/09
92 Men in Black II Sony $73,430,498 38.6% 3,557 $20,644 $190,418,803 W, 7/3/02
93 Cars 2 BV $73,093,997 38.2% 4,115 $17,763 $191,452,396 F, 6/24/11
94 The Mummy Returns Uni. $73,070,485 36.2% 3,401 $21,485 $202,019,785 F, 5/4/01
95 Inception WB $72,970,702 24.9% 3,792 $19,243 $292,576,195 F, 7/16/10
96 Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $72,810,712 41.2% 3,715 $19,599 $176,654,505 F, 7/22/11
97 The LEGO Movie WB $72,544,343 28.2% 3,775 $19,217 $257,528,402 F, 2/7/14
98 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $72,017,777 36.9% 3,964 $18,168 $195,330,621 F, 3/31/06
99 WALL-E BV $72,000,812 32.2% 3,992 $18,036 $223,808,164 F, 6/27/08
100 Quantum of Solace Sony $71,659,974 42.6% 3,451 $20,765 $168,368,427 F, 11/14/08
101 The Matrix Revolutions WB $71,369,095 51.2% 3,502 $20,380 $139,313,948 W, 11/5/03
102 Thor Par. $71,126,395 39.3% 3,955 $17,984 $181,030,624 F, 5/6/11
103 Independence Day* Fox $70,402,383 23.0% 2,882 $24,428 $306,169,268 W, 7/3/96
104 2012 Sony $70,352,596 42.4% 3,404 $20,668 $166,112,167 F, 11/13/09
105 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $70,159,464 24.1% 3,616 $19,403 $291,710,957 F, 12/9/05
106 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Fox $70,052,004 39.5% 4,096 $17,103 $177,243,721 F, 5/22/09

CHART NOTES
* Indicates that the movie had previews or was in limited release prior to its Wide release date. These grosses are excluded to ensure an apples-to-apples comparison (e.g., The Matrix Reloaded's Wednesday night showings prior to its Thursday release have been sifted out).

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