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TOP OPENING GROSSES BY DAYS IN RELEASE


(Counting the first 5 days of wide release whenever they occurred, not just weekends.)

RankMovie TitleStudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / AvgTotal GrossRelease
77 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $89,131,544 52.9% 3,875 $23,002 $168,522,000 W, 12/17/14
24 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 LGF $143,007,805 46.6% 4,151 $34,451 $306,656,000 F, 11/21/14
129 Big Hero 6 BV $71,883,199 36.0% 3,761 $19,113 $199,933,000 F, 11/7/14
102 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) Par. $79,815,360 41.7% 3,845 $20,758 $191,204,754 F, 8/8/14
44 Guardians of the Galaxy BV $117,951,060 35.4% 4,080 $28,910 $332,749,244 F, 8/1/14
74 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Fox $90,449,372 43.4% 3,967 $22,800 $208,545,589 F, 7/11/14
39 Transformers: Age of Extinction Par. $120,953,107 49.3% 4,233 $28,574 $245,439,076 F, 6/27/14
131 22 Jump Street Sony $71,251,279 37.2% 3,306 $21,552 $191,719,337 F, 6/13/14
89 Maleficent BV $82,835,248 34.3% 3,948 $20,982 $241,410,378 F, 5/30/14
42 X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $118,784,278 50.8% 3,996 $29,726 $233,921,534 F, 5/23/14
49 Godzilla (2014) WB $107,804,839 53.7% 3,952 $27,279 $200,676,069 F, 5/16/14
55 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Sony $103,016,349 50.8% 4,324 $23,824 $202,853,933 F, 5/2/14
48 Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $108,220,329 41.7% 3,938 $27,481 $259,766,572 F, 4/4/14
113 The LEGO Movie WB $75,675,447 29.4% 3,775 $20,046 $257,760,692 F, 2/7/14
79 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $86,142,832 33.3% 3,903 $22,071 $258,366,855 F, 12/13/13
66 Frozen* BV $93,590,387 23.4% 3,742 $25,011 $400,738,009 W, 11/27/13
7 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $186,356,317 43.9% 4,163 $44,765 $424,668,047 F, 11/22/13
57 Thor: The Dark World BV $101,399,146 49.1% 3,841 $26,399 $206,362,140 F, 11/8/13
139 Gravity WB $68,450,707 25.0% 3,575 $19,147 $274,092,705 F, 10/4/13
23 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $143,074,960 38.9% 3,997 $35,796 $368,061,265 W, 7/3/13
52 Monsters University BV $105,296,735 39.2% 4,004 $26,298 $268,492,764 F, 6/21/13
91 World War Z Par. $82,068,368 40.6% 3,607 $22,753 $202,359,711 F, 6/21/13
26 Man of Steel* WB $140,715,494 48.3% 4,207 $33,448 $291,045,518 F, 6/14/13
36 Fast & Furious 6 Uni. $125,066,305 52.4% 3,658 $34,190 $238,679,850 F, 5/24/13
75 Star Trek Into Darkness* Par. $89,684,816 39.2% 3,868 $23,186 $228,778,661 Th, 5/16/13
6 Iron Man 3 BV $196,699,091 48.1% 4,253 $46,249 $409,013,994 F, 5/3/13
67 Oz The Great and Powerful BV $92,540,469 39.4% 3,912 $23,656 $234,911,825 F, 3/8/13
59 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $100,210,686 33.1% 4,045 $24,774 $303,003,568 F, 12/14/12
13 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $162,930,682 55.7% 4,070 $40,032 $292,324,737 F, 11/16/12
50 Skyfall* Sony $106,908,232 35.1% 3,505 $30,502 $304,360,277 F, 11/9/12
5 The Dark Knight Rises WB $198,038,896 44.2% 4,404 $44,968 $448,139,099 F, 7/20/12
43 The Amazing Spider-Man* Sony $118,304,713 45.1% 4,318 $27,398 $262,030,663 T, 7/3/12
130 Ted Uni. $71,598,100 32.7% 3,239 $22,105 $218,815,487 F, 6/29/12
86 Brave BV $84,198,540 35.5% 4,164 $20,221 $237,283,207 F, 6/22/12
120 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $73,785,626 34.1% 4,258 $17,329 $216,391,482 F, 6/8/12
118 MIB 3 Sony $74,903,287 41.8% 4,248 $17,633 $179,020,854 F, 5/25/12
1 Marvel's The Avengers BV $244,014,897 39.1% 4,349 $56,108 $623,357,910 F, 5/4/12
8 The Hunger Games LGF $173,707,733 42.6% 4,137 $41,989 $408,010,692 F, 3/23/12
109 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Uni. $77,377,730 36.2% 3,729 $20,750 $214,030,500 F, 3/2/12
14 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $158,978,162 56.5% 4,061 $39,148 $281,287,133 F, 11/18/11
141 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Fox $68,132,281 38.5% 3,648 $18,677 $176,760,185 F, 8/5/11
98 Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $80,641,833 45.6% 3,715 $21,707 $176,654,505 F, 7/22/11
3 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 WB $202,620,674 53.2% 4,375 $46,313 $381,011,219 F, 7/15/11
17 Transformers: Dark of the Moon* P/DW $157,118,212 44.6% 4,088 $38,434 $352,390,543 W, 6/29/11
99 Cars 2 BV $80,183,410 41.9% 4,115 $19,486 $191,452,396 F, 6/24/11
31 The Hangover Part II WB $135,037,242 53.1% 3,615 $37,355 $254,464,305 Th, 5/26/11
54 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides BV $104,347,774 43.3% 4,155 $25,114 $241,071,802 F, 5/20/11
110 Thor Par. $76,536,814 42.3% 3,955 $19,352 $181,030,624 F, 5/6/11
60 Fast Five Uni. $98,588,365 47.0% 3,644 $27,055 $209,837,675 F, 4/29/11
138 Tangled BV $68,706,298 34.2% 3,603 $19,069 $200,821,936 W, 11/24/10
22 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $144,067,185 48.7% 4,125 $34,925 $295,983,305 F, 11/19/10
90 Inception WB $82,735,839 28.3% 3,792 $21,819 $292,576,195 F, 7/16/10
128 Despicable Me Uni. $72,073,885 28.7% 3,476 $20,735 $251,513,985 F, 7/9/10
136 The Last Airbender Par. $69,315,329 52.6% 3,169 $21,873 $131,772,187 Th, 7/1/10
16 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Sum. $157,577,169 52.4% 4,468 $35,268 $300,531,751 W, 6/30/10
25 Toy Story 3 BV $141,036,487 34.0% 4,028 $35,014 $415,004,880 F, 6/18/10
94 Shrek Forever After P/DW $81,231,825 34.0% 4,359 $18,635 $238,736,787 F, 5/21/10
21 Iron Man 2 Par. $145,869,697 46.7% 4,380 $33,304 $312,433,331 F, 5/7/10
124 Clash of the Titans (2010)* WB $72,647,902 44.5% 3,777 $19,234 $163,214,888 F, 4/2/10
32 Alice in Wonderland (2010) BV $133,085,561 39.8% 3,728 $35,699 $334,191,110 F, 3/5/10
88 Sherlock Holmes WB $83,687,532 40.0% 3,626 $23,080 $209,028,679 F, 12/25/09
115 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Fox $75,589,048 34.4% 3,700 $20,429 $219,614,612 W, 12/23/09
46 Avatar Fox $109,497,762 14.6% 3,452 $31,720 $749,766,139 F, 12/18/09
12 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $164,674,318 55.5% 4,024 $40,923 $296,623,634 F, 11/20/09
117 2012 Sony $74,903,880 45.1% 3,404 $22,005 $166,112,167 F, 11/13/09
15 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $158,022,354 52.3% 4,325 $36,537 $301,959,197 W, 7/15/09
4 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen P/DW $200,077,255 49.8% 4,234 $47,255 $402,111,870 W, 6/24/09
95 Up BV $80,785,838 27.6% 3,766 $21,451 $293,004,164 F, 5/29/09
121 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Fox $73,660,735 41.6% 4,096 $17,984 $177,243,721 F, 5/22/09
76 Star Trek* Par. $89,212,090 34.6% 3,849 $23,178 $257,730,019 F, 5/8/09
65 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Fox $95,141,601 52.9% 4,099 $23,211 $179,883,157 F, 5/1/09
96 Fast and Furious Uni. $80,710,520 52.0% 3,461 $23,320 $155,064,265 F, 4/3/09
100 Twilight Sum. $80,165,620 41.6% 3,419 $23,447 $192,769,854 F, 11/21/08
112 Quantum of Solace Sony $75,712,342 45.0% 3,451 $21,939 $168,368,427 F, 11/14/08
106 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $78,033,720 43.3% 4,056 $19,239 $180,010,950 F, 11/7/08
2 The Dark Knight WB $203,773,518 38.2% 4,366 $46,673 $533,345,358 F, 7/18/08
63 Hancock* Sony $97,042,412 42.6% 3,965 $24,475 $227,946,274 W, 7/2/08
103 WALL-E BV $79,601,894 35.6% 3,992 $19,940 $223,808,164 F, 6/27/08
125 Kung Fu Panda P/DW $72,620,491 33.7% 4,114 $17,652 $215,434,591 F, 6/6/08
142 Sex and the City WB (NL) $68,056,238 44.6% 3,285 $20,717 $152,647,258 F, 5/30/08
19 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Par. $151,958,445 47.9% 4,260 $35,671 $317,101,119 Th, 5/22/08
45 Iron Man* Par. $112,059,020 35.2% 4,105 $27,298 $318,412,101 F, 5/2/08
71 I Am Legend WB $91,179,888 35.6% 3,606 $25,286 $256,393,010 F, 12/14/07
80 The Bourne Ultimatum Uni. $85,881,790 37.8% 3,660 $23,465 $227,471,070 F, 8/3/07
73 The Simpsons Movie Fox $90,815,727 49.6% 3,922 $23,155 $183,135,014 F, 7/27/07
27 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $139,715,157 47.8% 4,285 $32,606 $292,004,738 W, 7/11/07
37 Transformers* P/DW $124,460,262 39.0% 4,011 $31,030 $319,246,193 T, 7/3/07
137 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Fox $69,049,837 52.3% 3,959 $17,441 $131,921,738 F, 6/15/07
20 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End* BV $147,591,127 47.7% 4,362 $33,836 $309,420,425 F, 5/25/07
29 Shrek the Third* P/DW $137,799,493 42.7% 4,122 $33,430 $322,719,944 F, 5/18/07
11 Spider-Man 3 Sony $169,444,466 50.4% 4,252 $39,851 $336,530,303 F, 5/4/07
82 300 WB $85,017,803 40.4% 3,103 $27,399 $210,614,939 F, 3/9/07
10 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest BV $169,506,744 40.0% 4,133 $41,013 $423,315,812 F, 7/7/06
92 Superman Returns* WB $81,593,540 40.8% 4,065 $20,072 $200,081,192 W, 6/28/06
127 Cars BV $72,270,878 29.6% 3,985 $18,136 $244,082,982 F, 6/9/06
33 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $130,150,700 55.5% 3,690 $35,271 $234,362,462 F, 5/26/06
69 The Da Vinci Code Sony $92,048,850 42.3% 3,735 $24,645 $217,536,138 F, 5/19/06
114 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $75,647,917 38.7% 3,964 $19,084 $195,330,621 F, 3/31/06
119 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $74,186,139 25.4% 3,616 $20,516 $291,710,957 F, 12/9/05
41 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $119,743,524 41.3% 3,858 $31,038 $290,013,036 F, 11/18/05
126 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory WB $72,481,155 35.1% 3,770 $19,226 $206,459,076 F, 7/15/05
58 War of the Worlds Par. $100,561,125 42.9% 3,908 $25,732 $234,280,354 W, 6/29/05
123 Batman Begins WB $72,896,986 35.5% 3,858 $18,895 $205,343,774 W, 6/15/05
9 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $172,802,507 45.4% 3,661 $47,201 $380,270,577 Th, 5/19/05
133 Meet the Fockers Uni. $70,517,720 25.3% 3,518 $20,045 $279,261,160 W, 12/22/04
108 The Incredibles BV $77,482,702 29.6% 3,933 $19,701 $261,441,092 F, 11/5/04
18 Spider-Man 2 Sony $152,411,751 40.8% 4,152 $36,708 $373,585,825 W, 6/30/04
47 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban WB $109,363,094 43.8% 3,855 $28,369 $249,541,069 F, 6/4/04
70 The Day After Tomorrow Fox $91,655,563 49.1% 3,425 $26,761 $186,740,799 F, 5/28/04
34 Shrek 2 DW $128,983,060 29.2% 4,163 $30,983 $441,226,247 W, 5/19/04
35 The Passion of the Christ NM $125,185,971 33.8% 3,043 $41,139 $370,274,604 W, 2/25/04
38 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $124,100,534 32.9% 3,703 $33,514 $377,027,325 W, 12/17/03
87 The Matrix Revolutions WB $83,790,000 60.1% 3,502 $23,926 $139,313,948 W, 11/5/03
132 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl BV $70,625,971 23.1% 3,269 $21,605 $305,413,918 W, 7/9/03
140 Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines* WB $68,352,056 45.5% 3,504 $19,507 $150,371,112 W, 7/2/03
122 Hulk Uni. $73,310,945 55.5% 3,660 $20,030 $132,177,234 F, 6/20/03
84 Finding Nemo BV $84,379,257 24.8% 3,374 $25,009 $339,714,978 F, 5/30/03
72 Bruce Almighty Uni. $90,871,470 37.4% 3,483 $26,090 $242,829,261 F, 5/23/03
28 The Matrix Reloaded* WB $139,391,066 49.5% 3,603 $38,688 $281,576,461 Th, 5/15/03
62 X2: X-Men United Fox $98,146,251 45.7% 3,741 $26,235 $214,949,694 F, 5/2/03
56 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $102,046,212 30.0% 3,622 $28,174 $339,789,881 W, 12/18/02
61 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $98,421,061 37.6% 3,682 $26,730 $261,988,482 F, 11/15/02
111 Signs BV $76,206,559 33.4% 3,264 $23,348 $227,966,634 F, 8/2/02
68 Austin Powers in Goldmember* NL $92,435,479 43.3% 3,613 $25,584 $213,307,889 F, 7/26/02
78 Men in Black II Sony $87,241,586 45.8% 3,557 $24,527 $190,418,803 W, 7/3/02
40 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $120,829,626 40.0% 3,161 $38,225 $302,191,252 Th, 5/16/02
30 Spider-Man Sony $135,840,755 33.6% 3,615 $37,577 $403,706,375 F, 5/3/02
116 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $75,129,468 24.0% 3,359 $22,367 $313,364,114 W, 12/19/01
53 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $104,590,892 32.9% 3,672 $28,483 $317,575,550 F, 11/16/01
134 Monsters, Inc. BV $70,375,603 27.5% 3,237 $21,741 $255,873,250 F, 11/2/01
81 Rush Hour 2 NL $85,712,105 37.9% 3,118 $27,489 $226,164,286 F, 8/3/01
85 Planet of the Apes (2001) Fox $84,256,079 46.8% 3,500 $24,073 $180,011,740 F, 7/27/01
93 Jurassic Park III Uni. $81,385,755 44.9% 3,434 $23,700 $181,171,875 W, 7/18/01
97 Pearl Harbor BV $80,644,106 40.6% 3,214 $25,092 $198,542,554 F, 5/25/01
107 The Mummy Returns Uni. $77,559,805 38.4% 3,401 $22,805 $202,019,785 F, 5/4/01
105 Mission: Impossible II Par. $78,848,136 36.6% 3,653 $21,584 $215,409,889 W, 5/24/00
101 Toy Story 2* BV $80,102,784 32.6% 3,236 $24,754 $245,852,179 W, 11/24/99
135 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me* NL $69,711,900 33.8% 3,312 $21,048 $206,040,086 F, 6/11/99
51 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $105,661,237 24.5% 2,970 $35,576 $431,088,295 W, 5/19/99
104 Men in Black* Sony $79,318,473 31.6% 3,020 $26,264 $250,690,539 W, 7/2/97
64 The Lost World: Jurassic Park* Uni. $95,821,605 41.8% 3,281 $29,205 $229,086,679 F, 5/23/97
83 Independence Day* Fox $84,977,796 27.8% 2,882 $29,486 $306,169,268 W, 7/3/96

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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