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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAvg.Adjusted Gross^Date**
1 872 Star Wars Fox $24,297,500 2.1% 757 $32,097 $1,136,162,800 7/15/1977
2 255 Titanic Par. $49,664,400 4.9% 2,674 $18,573 $1,021,633,200 12/19/1997
3 893 Jaws Uni. $23,880,000 2.3% 675 $35,377 $1,019,507,400 7/25/1975
4 546 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $32,044,100 3.2% 1,103 $29,051 $989,737,100 6/11/1982
5 89 Avatar Fox $80,568,000 10.6% 3,452 $23,339 $763,396,900 12/18/2009
6 52 Jurassic Park Uni. $90,418,700 13.2% 2,404 $37,610 $686,198,500 6/11/1993
7 37 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $101,569,900 15.0% 2,970 $34,198 $675,213,400 5/19/1999
8 191 Return of the Jedi Fox $58,170,200 9.0% 1,002 $58,052 $644,627,700 5/25/1983
9 542 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $32,077,600 5.1% 823 $38,974 $627,743,400 6/20/1980
10 290 Forrest Gump Par. $46,561,400 7.4% 1,595 $29,191 $625,223,100 7/6/1994
11 900 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $23,782,100 3.9% 1,078 $22,059 $614,823,400 6/12/1981
12 1 Marvel's The Avengers BV $203,351,200 33.3% 4,349 $46,758 $611,075,000 5/4/2012
13 96 The Lion King BV $77,863,600 13.1% 2,552 $30,511 $594,010,000 6/24/1994
14 2 The Dark Knight WB $175,620,500 29.7% 4,366 $40,225 $591,181,400 7/18/2008
15 15 Shrek 2 DW $138,483,300 24.5% 4,163 $33,264 $565,565,400 5/19/2004
16 597 Grease Par. $30,417,100 5.4% 862 $35,286 $564,077,200 6/16/1978
17 8 Spider-Man Sony $157,342,400 28.4% 3,615 $43,524 $553,098,600 5/3/2002
18 51 Independence Day Fox $90,456,300 16.4% 2,882 $31,386 $551,380,200 7/3/1996
19 536 Ghostbusters Col. $32,167,300 5.9% 1,339 $24,022 $541,962,900 6/8/1984
20 541 Home Alone Fox $32,144,800 6.0% 1,202 $26,742 $539,164,200 11/16/1990
21 444 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $36,044,600 6.7% 1,532 $23,527 $534,514,100 12/5/1984
22 6 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest BV $164,832,200 32.0% 4,133 $39,881 $514,441,800 7/7/2006
23 88 Batman WB $81,183,500 16.2% 2,194 $37,001 $501,118,800 6/23/1989
24 42 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $95,876,000 19.6% 3,703 $25,890 $489,843,600 12/17/2003
25 29 Spider-Man 2 Sony $112,999,000 23.6% 4,152 $27,215 $478,863,600 6/30/2004
26 36 The Passion of the Christ NM $107,476,800 22.6% 3,043 $35,319 $474,619,300 2/25/2004
27 16 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $134,656,700 28.5% 3,661 $36,781 $472,223,700 5/19/2005
28 827 Back to the Future Uni. $25,006,700 5.3% 1,420 $17,608 $470,043,200 7/3/1985
29 7 The Dark Knight Rises WB $164,609,600 35.9% 4,404 $37,377 $458,507,400 7/20/2012
30 346 The Sixth Sense BV $41,807,600 9.1% 2,161 $19,345 $458,329,900 8/6/1999
31 985 Superman WB $22,232,800 4.9% 806 $27,581 $456,570,700 N/A
32 72 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $84,953,500 18.6% 3,622 $23,454 $456,102,100 12/18/2002
33 1639 Tootsie Col. $15,000,700 3.3% 943 $15,906 $452,955,400 12/17/1982
34 47 Finding Nemo BV $92,736,900 20.7% 3,374 $27,485 $448,446,300 5/30/2003
35 20 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $126,986,800 28.5% 3,672 $34,582 $445,067,300 11/16/2001
36 103 Twister WB $73,944,100 17.0% 2,414 $30,630 $435,317,500 5/10/1996
37 61 Men in Black Sony $88,563,200 20.4% 3,020 $29,325 $434,748,700 7/2/1997
38 133 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $66,396,400 15.3% 3,359 $19,766 $433,579,200 12/19/2001
39 27 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen P/DW $116,269,700 27.1% 4,234 $27,461 $429,051,400 6/24/2009
40 177 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $60,024,800 14.1% 1,687 $35,581 $426,121,200 5/23/1984
41 384 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $39,355,600 9.4% 1,605 $24,520 $419,367,700 11/24/1993
42 425 Aladdin BV $36,997,800 8.9% 1,131 $32,711 $417,441,100 11/25/1992
43 31 Toy Story 3 BV $111,427,100 26.8% 4,028 $27,663 $415,526,900 6/18/2010
44 34 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $109,642,200 26.5% 3,161 $34,686 $414,017,600 5/16/2002
45 947 Ghost Par. $22,942,000 5.6% 1,101 $20,837 $409,663,200 7/13/1990
46 10 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $150,691,200 37.0% 4,163 $36,198 $406,872,600 11/22/2013
47 9 The Hunger Games LGF $153,306,100 37.9% 4,137 $37,057 $404,672,800 3/23/2012
48 165 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl BV $61,555,600 15.3% 3,269 $18,829 $403,165,200 7/9/2003
49 21 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Uni. $125,093,000 31.5% 3,281 $38,126 $397,283,200 5/23/1997
50 186 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. $58,857,900 15.0% 2,327 $25,292 $393,355,300 5/24/1989
51 146 Frozen BV $64,243,700 16.5% 3,742 $17,168 $390,365,700 11/27/2013
52 3 Spider-Man 3 Sony $174,838,300 44.9% 4,252 $41,119 $389,357,700 5/4/2007
53 5 Iron Man 3 BV $165,416,600 42.6% 4,253 $38,894 $388,514,500 5/3/2013
54 176 Terminator 2: Judgment Day TriS $60,060,200 15.5% 2,274 $26,412 $387,304,800 7/3/1991
55 87 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $81,346,100 21.2% 3,127 $26,014 $382,930,300 11/17/2000
56 4 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 WB $169,615,600 44.4% 4,375 $38,769 $381,999,700 7/15/2011
57 55 Toy Story 2 BV $89,924,200 23.6% 3,236 $27,788 $380,778,700 11/24/1999
58 1348 Top Gun Par. $17,578,600 4.6% 1,028 $17,098 $379,294,500 5/16/1986
59 179 Shrek DW $59,556,200 15.8% 3,587 $16,602 $376,433,500 5/16/2001
60 12 Shrek the Third P/DW $140,722,200 37.7% 4,122 $34,139 $373,379,500 5/18/2007
61 74 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $84,795,600 22.7% 3,997 $21,215 $373,277,000 7/3/2013
62 24 The Matrix Reloaded WB $121,148,300 32.6% 3,603 $33,623 $371,699,600 5/15/2003
63 85 Transformers P/DW $81,569,600 22.1% 4,011 $20,336 $369,360,400 7/3/2007
64 1391 Crocodile Dundee Par. $17,247,800 4.7% 879 $19,621 $367,771,600 9/26/1986
65 235 Saving Private Ryan DW $51,894,600 14.3% 2,463 $21,069 $364,146,700 7/24/1998
66 86 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $81,408,500 22.6% 3,616 $22,513 $359,602,700 12/9/2005
67 19 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $127,516,400 35.5% 3,858 $33,052 $359,595,100 11/18/2005
68 63 Monsters, Inc. BV $88,005,900 24.5% 3,237 $27,186 $358,901,300 11/2/2001
69 17 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End BV $132,743,200 37.1% 4,362 $30,431 $357,992,200 5/25/2007
70 25 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $121,054,300 33.9% 3,682 $32,877 $357,530,400 11/15/2002
71 300 The Fugitive WB $45,681,300 12.9% 2,340 $19,521 $353,402,600 8/6/1993
72 35 Iron Man Par. $109,332,100 31.0% 4,105 $26,634 $352,992,200 5/2/2008
73 39 Transformers: Dark of the Moon P/DW $98,099,300 27.8% 4,088 $23,997 $352,316,700 6/29/2011
74 183 Meet the Fockers Uni. $59,118,000 16.8% 3,518 $16,804 $351,617,300 12/22/2004
75 32 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Par. $111,016,300 31.6% 4,260 $26,061 $351,549,400 5/22/2008
76 620 Gremlins WB $29,640,700 8.4% 1,511 $19,616 $351,018,100 6/8/1984
77 229 Toy Story BV $53,324,000 15.3% 2,457 $21,702 $349,191,900 11/22/1995
78 1315 Dances with Wolves Orion $17,861,300 5.1% 1,048 $17,042 $347,846,400 11/23/1990
79 1804 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $13,591,200 3.9% 719 $18,901 $347,508,600 8/13/1982
80 1809 Rain Man MGM $13,568,300 3.9% 1,248 $10,871 $344,601,900 12/16/1988
81 168 Armageddon BV $61,252,900 17.9% 3,127 $19,588 $342,124,200 7/1/1998
82 58 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $89,212,600 26.4% 4,285 $20,819 $337,842,700 7/11/2007
83 302 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $45,240,200 13.4% 2,074 $21,813 $337,269,500 5/22/1985
84 40 Batman Forever WB $96,589,400 28.7% 2,842 $33,985 $336,755,800 6/16/1995
85 501 Rocky III UA $33,658,000 10.0% 939 $35,844 $336,125,600 5/28/1982
86 1056 Pretty Woman BV $21,227,800 6.3% 1,325 $16,020 $335,724,300 3/23/1990
87 28 Alice in Wonderland (2010) BV $116,247,100 34.7% 3,728 $31,182 $334,611,500 3/5/2010
88 53 The Incredibles BV $90,325,600 27.0% 3,933 $22,966 $334,558,400 11/5/2004
89 336 Cast Away Fox $42,655,300 12.8% 2,774 $15,377 $333,477,800 12/22/2000
90 178 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $59,703,600 17.9% 2,222 $26,868 $333,122,700 11/20/1992
91 1064 Three Men and a Baby BV $21,140,600 6.4% 1,006 $21,014 $331,962,100 11/25/1987
92 3764 My Big Fat Greek Wedding IFC $4,113,200 1.2% 657 $6,260 $329,699,000 8/2/2002
93 82 Mission: Impossible Par. $81,827,400 25.1% 3,012 $27,167 $325,931,100 5/22/1996
94 68 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me NL $86,052,000 26.7% 3,312 $25,981 $322,850,200 6/11/1999
95 77 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $83,052,600 25.8% 4,325 $19,203 $322,150,200 7/15/2009
96 56 Bruce Almighty Uni. $89,702,900 28.0% 3,483 $25,754 $320,550,700 5/23/2003
97 26 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban WB $120,088,800 37.5% 3,855 $31,150 $319,862,600 6/4/2004
98 70 Mission: Impossible II Par. $85,426,400 26.9% 3,653 $23,385 $318,119,300 5/24/2000
99 45 Rush Hour 2 NL $94,800,300 29.8% 3,118 $30,404 $318,068,500 8/3/2001
100 1575 Fatal Attraction Par. $15,477,700 4.9% 758 $20,419 $315,858,800 9/18/1987
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CHART NOTES
* Weekend equals Fri-Sat-Sun. Movies that do not have a 3-day opening gross are not included on this chart.
^ Total Gross does include additional releases, if any.
** First weekend of wide release.

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