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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAvg.Adjusted Gross^Date**
1 880 Star Wars Fox $24,816,400 2.1% 757 $32,782 $1,160,427,500 7/15/1977
2 257 Titanic Par. $50,725,100 4.9% 2,674 $18,970 $1,043,452,000 12/19/1997
3 902 Jaws Uni. $24,390,000 2.3% 675 $36,133 $1,041,280,800 7/25/1975
4 553 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $32,728,500 3.2% 1,103 $29,672 $1,010,874,700 6/11/1982
5 90 Avatar Fox $82,288,700 10.6% 3,452 $23,838 $779,700,700 12/18/2009
6 54 Jurassic Park Uni. $92,349,800 13.2% 2,404 $38,413 $700,853,500 6/11/1993
7 38 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $103,739,100 15.0% 2,970 $34,929 $689,633,800 5/19/1999
8 192 Return of the Jedi Fox $59,412,500 9.0% 1,002 $59,292 $658,394,900 5/25/1983
9 549 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $32,762,700 5.1% 823 $39,807 $641,150,000 6/20/1980
10 293 Forrest Gump Par. $47,555,800 7.4% 1,595 $29,815 $638,575,800 7/6/1994
11 909 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $24,290,100 3.9% 1,078 $22,530 $627,954,100 6/12/1981
12 1 Marvel's The Avengers BV $207,694,200 33.3% 4,349 $47,757 $624,125,600 5/4/2012
13 97 The Lion King BV $79,526,600 13.1% 2,552 $31,162 $606,696,200 6/24/1994
14 2 The Dark Knight WB $179,371,200 29.7% 4,366 $41,084 $603,807,100 7/18/2008
15 15 Shrek 2 DW $141,440,900 24.5% 4,163 $33,974 $577,644,000 5/19/2004
16 605 Grease Par. $31,066,700 5.4% 862 $36,040 $576,124,100 6/16/1978
17 8 Spider-Man Sony $160,702,700 28.4% 3,615 $44,453 $564,911,000 5/3/2002
18 53 Independence Day Fox $92,388,200 16.4% 2,882 $32,056 $563,156,000 7/3/1996
19 543 Ghostbusters Col. $32,854,300 5.9% 1,339 $24,535 $553,537,400 6/8/1984
20 548 Home Alone Fox $32,831,400 6.0% 1,202 $27,313 $550,679,000 11/16/1990
21 449 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $36,814,400 6.7% 1,532 $24,029 $545,929,600 12/5/1984
22 6 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest BV $168,352,500 32.0% 4,133 $40,733 $525,428,600 7/7/2006
23 89 Batman WB $82,917,300 16.2% 2,194 $37,791 $511,821,000 6/23/1989
24 43 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $97,923,600 19.6% 3,703 $26,443 $500,305,100 12/17/2003
25 30 Spider-Man 2 Sony $115,412,300 23.6% 4,152 $27,796 $489,090,600 6/30/2004
26 37 The Passion of the Christ NM $109,772,100 22.6% 3,043 $36,073 $484,755,600 2/25/2004
27 16 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $137,532,500 28.5% 3,661 $37,567 $482,308,900 5/19/2005
28 835 Back to the Future Uni. $25,540,800 5.3% 1,420 $17,984 $480,081,800 7/3/1985
29 7 The Dark Knight Rises WB $168,125,200 35.9% 4,404 $38,175 $468,299,600 7/20/2012
30 349 The Sixth Sense BV $42,700,500 9.1% 2,161 $19,758 $468,118,300 8/6/1999
31 995 Superman WB $22,707,700 4.9% 806 $28,170 $466,321,600 N/A
32 73 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $86,767,800 18.6% 3,622 $23,955 $465,843,000 12/18/2002
33 1654 Tootsie Col. $15,321,100 3.3% 943 $16,246 $462,629,000 12/17/1982
34 49 Finding Nemo BV $94,717,500 20.7% 3,374 $28,072 $458,023,700 5/30/2003
35 20 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $129,698,800 28.5% 3,672 $35,321 $454,572,500 11/16/2001
36 104 Twister WB $75,523,300 17.0% 2,414 $31,284 $444,614,500 5/10/1996
37 62 Men in Black Sony $90,454,600 20.4% 3,020 $29,952 $444,033,600 7/2/1997
38 134 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $67,814,400 15.3% 3,359 $20,189 $442,839,100 12/19/2001
39 28 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen P/DW $118,752,800 27.1% 4,234 $28,047 $438,214,500 6/24/2009
40 178 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $61,306,800 14.1% 1,687 $36,341 $435,221,800 5/23/1984
41 387 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $40,196,100 9.4% 1,605 $25,044 $428,324,000 11/24/1993
42 428 Aladdin BV $37,788,000 8.9% 1,131 $33,409 $426,356,300 11/25/1992
43 32 Toy Story 3 BV $113,806,800 26.8% 4,028 $28,254 $424,401,200 6/18/2010
44 35 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $111,983,800 26.5% 3,161 $35,426 $422,859,700 5/16/2002
45 957 Ghost Par. $23,432,000 5.6% 1,101 $21,282 $418,412,200 7/13/1990
46 10 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $153,909,500 37.0% 4,163 $36,971 $415,562,100 11/22/2013
47 9 The Hunger Games LGF $156,580,300 37.9% 4,137 $37,849 $413,315,400 3/23/2012
48 166 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl BV $62,870,200 15.3% 3,269 $19,232 $411,775,500 7/9/2003
49 21 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Uni. $127,764,600 31.5% 3,281 $38,941 $405,767,900 5/23/1997
50 187 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. $60,114,900 15.0% 2,327 $25,832 $401,756,100 5/24/1989
51 148 Frozen BV $65,615,700 16.5% 3,742 $17,535 $398,702,700 11/27/2013
52 3 Spider-Man 3 Sony $178,572,300 44.9% 4,252 $41,997 $397,673,200 5/4/2007
53 5 Iron Man 3 BV $168,949,300 42.6% 4,253 $39,724 $396,811,900 5/3/2013
54 177 Terminator 2: Judgment Day TriS $61,342,900 15.5% 2,274 $26,976 $395,576,300 7/3/1991
55 88 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $83,083,400 21.2% 3,127 $26,570 $391,108,500 11/17/2000
56 4 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 WB $173,238,000 44.4% 4,375 $39,597 $390,157,900 7/15/2011
57 56 Toy Story 2 BV $91,844,700 23.6% 3,236 $28,381 $388,910,900 11/24/1999
58 1360 Top Gun Par. $17,954,000 4.6% 1,028 $17,463 $387,395,000 5/16/1986
59 180 Shrek DW $60,828,100 15.8% 3,587 $16,957 $384,472,900 5/16/2001
60 12 Shrek the Third P/DW $143,727,600 37.7% 4,122 $34,868 $381,353,600 5/18/2007
61 75 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $86,606,600 22.7% 3,997 $21,668 $381,249,000 7/3/2013
62 24 The Matrix Reloaded WB $123,735,700 32.6% 3,603 $34,341 $379,637,900 5/15/2003
63 86 Transformers P/DW $83,311,700 22.1% 4,011 $20,770 $377,248,800 7/3/2007
64 1405 Crocodile Dundee Par. $17,616,100 4.7% 879 $20,040 $375,626,000 9/26/1986
65 237 Saving Private Ryan DW $53,002,900 14.3% 2,463 $21,519 $371,923,700 7/24/1998
66 87 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $83,147,100 22.6% 3,616 $22,994 $367,282,600 12/9/2005
67 19 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $130,239,800 35.5% 3,858 $33,758 $367,274,900 11/18/2005
68 64 Monsters, Inc. BV $89,885,400 24.5% 3,237 $27,767 $366,566,300 11/2/2001
69 17 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End BV $135,578,200 37.1% 4,362 $31,081 $365,637,800 5/25/2007
70 25 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $123,639,700 33.9% 3,682 $33,579 $365,166,100 11/15/2002
71 303 The Fugitive WB $46,656,900 12.9% 2,340 $19,938 $360,950,200 8/6/1993
72 36 Iron Man Par. $111,667,100 31.0% 4,105 $27,203 $360,531,000 5/2/2008
73 40 Transformers: Dark of the Moon P/DW $100,194,400 27.8% 4,088 $24,510 $359,841,000 6/29/2011
74 184 Meet the Fockers Uni. $60,380,600 16.8% 3,518 $17,163 $359,126,700 12/22/2004
75 33 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Par. $113,387,300 31.6% 4,260 $26,617 $359,057,400 5/22/2008
76 628 Gremlins WB $30,273,700 8.4% 1,511 $20,035 $358,514,800 6/8/1984
77 231 Toy Story BV $54,462,800 15.3% 2,457 $22,166 $356,649,500 11/22/1995
78 1327 Dances with Wolves Orion $18,242,800 5.1% 1,048 $17,406 $355,275,300 11/23/1990
79 1819 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $13,881,500 3.9% 719 $19,305 $354,930,200 8/13/1982
80 1824 Rain Man MGM $13,858,000 3.9% 1,248 $11,103 $351,961,500 12/16/1988
81 169 Armageddon BV $62,561,100 17.9% 3,127 $20,006 $349,430,800 7/1/1998
82 59 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $91,117,900 26.4% 4,285 $21,263 $345,057,900 7/11/2007
83 305 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $46,206,400 13.4% 2,074 $22,278 $344,472,500 5/22/1985
84 41 Batman Forever WB $98,652,300 28.7% 2,842 $34,710 $343,947,800 6/16/1995
85 507 Rocky III UA $34,376,900 10.0% 939 $36,610 $343,304,200 5/28/1982
86 1067 Pretty Woman BV $21,681,100 6.3% 1,325 $16,362 $342,894,300 3/23/1990
87 29 Alice in Wonderland (2010) BV $118,729,700 34.7% 3,728 $31,848 $341,757,700 3/5/2010
88 55 The Incredibles BV $92,254,700 27.0% 3,933 $23,457 $341,703,500 11/5/2004
89 340 Cast Away Fox $43,566,300 12.8% 2,774 $15,705 $340,599,800 12/22/2000
90 179 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $60,978,700 17.9% 2,222 $27,442 $340,237,200 11/20/1992
91 1075 Three Men and a Baby BV $21,592,100 6.4% 1,006 $21,462 $339,051,700 11/25/1987
92 3788 My Big Fat Greek Wedding IFC $4,201,100 1.2% 657 $6,393 $336,740,400 8/2/2002
93 48 Guardians of the Galaxy BV $94,904,600 28.5% 4,080 $23,261 $333,111,100 8/1/2014
94 83 Mission: Impossible Par. $83,575,000 25.1% 3,012 $27,747 $332,892,000 5/22/1996
95 69 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me NL $87,889,800 26.7% 3,312 $26,536 $329,745,300 6/11/1999
96 78 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $84,826,300 25.8% 4,325 $19,613 $329,030,200 7/15/2009
97 57 Bruce Almighty Uni. $91,618,700 28.0% 3,483 $26,305 $327,396,700 5/23/2003
98 26 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban WB $122,653,500 37.5% 3,855 $31,816 $326,693,900 6/4/2004
99 71 Mission: Impossible II Par. $87,250,900 26.9% 3,653 $23,885 $324,913,300 5/24/2000
100 46 Rush Hour 2 NL $96,824,900 29.8% 3,118 $31,053 $324,861,400 8/3/2001
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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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