> ALL TIME BOX OFFICE

Adjuster:

OPENING WEEKENDS


Showing Rows #1–100
Note: Sort by the Opening Gross to group by grosses


<< Previous
Next >>
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAvg.Adjusted Gross^Date**
1 4008 My Big Fat Greek Wedding IFC $4,113,200 1.2% 657 $6,260 $329,699,000 8/2/2002
2 949 Star Wars Fox $24,297,500 2.1% 757 $32,097 $1,136,162,800 7/15/1977
3 972 Jaws Uni. $23,880,000 2.3% 675 $35,377 $1,019,507,400 7/25/1975
4 3029 Arthur WB $7,786,900 3.0% 701 $11,107 $259,025,900 N/A
5 4040 Silver Linings Playbook Wein. $4,033,700 3.1% 745 $5,415 $131,881,800 12/25/2012
6 3819 Slumdog Millionaire FoxS $4,769,200 3.1% 614 $7,767 $151,423,200 12/26/2008
7 4412 The Piano Mira. $2,479,400 3.2% 610 $4,064 $76,745,200 2/11/1994
8 604 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $32,044,100 3.2% 1,103 $29,051 $989,737,100 6/11/1982
9 3912 The King's Speech Wein. $4,456,400 3.3% 700 $6,366 $136,889,000 12/25/2010
10 1760 Tootsie Col. $15,000,700 3.3% 943 $15,906 $452,955,400 12/17/1982
11 4550 Elizabeth  Gram. $1,721,400 3.5% 624 $2,758 $48,615,000 2/19/1999
12 3791 The English Patient Mira. $4,876,100 3.5% 617 $7,902 $137,781,600 12/6/1996
13 3921 Amadeus Orion $4,432,900 3.8% 802 $5,527 $117,767,500 4/5/1985
14 2216 9 to 5 Fox $11,738,300 3.8% 910 $12,899 $305,647,700 N/A
15 4677 My Week with Marilyn Wein. $570,400 3.9% 602 $947 $14,766,400 12/23/2011
16 4407 Finding Neverland Mira. $2,512,500 3.9% 985 $2,550 $65,060,800 12/17/2004
17 1940 Rain Man MGM $13,568,300 3.9% 1,248 $10,871 $344,601,900 12/16/1988
18 1935 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $13,591,200 3.9% 719 $18,901 $347,508,600 8/13/1982
19 979 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $23,782,100 3.9% 1,078 $22,059 $614,823,400 6/12/1981
20 4374 The Queen Mira. $2,675,600 4.0% 606 $4,415 $66,887,800 11/17/2006
21 4185 Sideways FoxS $3,541,600 4.0% 699 $5,067 $89,603,900 1/21/2005
22 4128 Life Is Beautiful Mira. $3,707,900 4.1% 644 $5,757 $90,304,600 2/12/1999
23 2403 Terms of Endearment Par. $10,728,400 4.1% 945 $11,351 $261,712,900 12/9/1983
24 3332 Shakespeare in Love Mira. $6,619,400 4.2% 632 $10,473 $157,876,200 1/8/1999
25 3943 Chocolat Mira. $4,350,700 4.3% 658 $6,611 $100,736,800 1/19/2001
26 2947 Out of Africa Uni. $8,155,700 4.3% 922 $8,846 $187,556,400 12/20/1985
27 2484 Flashdance Par. $10,300,300 4.4% 1,140 $9,034 $234,810,400 4/15/1983
28 4576 Milk Focus $1,580,400 4.6% 882 $1,792 $34,465,200 1/30/2009
29 3400 The Verdict Fox $6,313,300 4.6% 615 $10,264 $138,505,600 12/17/1982
30 1454 Top Gun Par. $17,578,600 4.6% 1,028 $17,098 $379,294,500 5/16/1986
31 4449 In the Bedroom Mira. $2,321,200 4.7% 737 $3,148 $49,263,900 2/8/2002
32 4375 Napoleon Dynamite FoxS $2,670,600 4.7% 706 $3,783 $57,085,700 8/27/2004
33 4325 Nuts WB $2,899,500 4.7% 652 $4,446 $62,200,600 12/11/1987
34 2321 10 WB $11,184,300 4.7% 706 $15,841 $237,422,100 10/5/1979
35 1499 Crocodile Dundee Par. $17,247,800 4.7% 879 $19,621 $367,771,600 9/26/1986
36 4687 The Danish Girl Focus $488,300 4.8% 794 $615 $10,253,200 1/22/2016
37 3956 Fantasia 2000 (35mm & IMAX) BV $4,299,700 4.8% 1,313 $3,274 $89,245,400 6/16/2000
38 2785 Schindler's List Uni. $8,831,200 4.8% 764 $11,559 $183,022,100 2/4/1994
39 2376 Chicago Mira. $10,875,600 4.8% 616 $17,655 $225,318,800 1/24/2003
40 1693 Fatal Attraction Par. $15,477,700 4.9% 758 $20,419 $315,858,800 9/18/1987
41 1068 Superman WB $22,232,800 4.9% 806 $27,581 $456,570,700 N/A
42 289 Titanic Par. $49,664,400 4.9% 2,674 $18,573 $1,021,633,200 12/19/1997
43 4587 Adaptation. Sony $1,492,300 5.0% 672 $2,220 $29,851,600 2/14/2003
44 3870 Little Women (1994) Sony $4,591,800 5.0% 1,503 $3,055 $92,504,300 12/25/1994
45 1419 Dances with Wolves Orion $17,861,300 5.1% 1,048 $17,042 $347,846,400 11/23/1990
46 600 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $32,077,600 5.1% 823 $38,974 $627,743,400 6/20/1980
47 3242 Gandhi Col. $6,940,500 5.2% 734 $9,453 $133,395,200 2/25/1983
48 4433 The Artist Wein. $2,383,800 5.3% 662 $3,601 $44,905,600 1/20/2012
49 3914 The Descendants FoxS $4,452,900 5.3% 876 $5,083 $83,411,600 12/9/2011
50 3888 The Cider House Rules Mira. $4,544,800 5.3% 816 $5,569 $85,222,300 1/7/2000
51 2402 Driving Miss Daisy WB $10,737,000 5.3% 895 $11,996 $200,704,300 1/26/1990
52 899 Back to the Future Uni. $25,006,700 5.3% 1,420 $17,608 $470,043,200 7/3/1985
53 4395 Crimes of the Heart DEG $2,565,500 5.4% 685 $3,744 $47,149,100 1/23/1987
54 660 Grease Par. $30,417,100 5.4% 862 $35,286 $564,077,200 6/16/1978
55 2187 The Karate Kid Col. $11,920,500 5.5% 931 $12,802 $215,146,400 6/22/1984
56 4511 The Mission WB $1,960,500 5.6% 730 $2,685 $35,200,100 2/6/1987
57 4428 Bend It Like Beckham FoxS $2,393,400 5.6% 1,002 $2,388 $42,959,500 8/1/2003
58 3106 Grumpy Old Men WB $7,450,300 5.6% 1,244 $5,987 $133,804,400 12/25/1993
59 2272 The Color Purple WB $11,436,100 5.6% 1,109 $10,312 $202,440,800 2/7/1986
60 1027 Ghost Par. $22,942,000 5.6% 1,101 $20,837 $409,663,200 7/13/1990
61 3634 March of the Penguins WIP $5,442,000 5.7% 695 $7,830 $96,162,300 7/22/2005
62 4438 Birdman FoxS $2,370,200 5.8% 857 $2,766 $41,012,600 11/14/2014
63 4418 Monster's Ball Lions $2,466,400 5.8% 660 $3,736 $42,848,500 3/1/2002
64 2687 Chariots of Fire Col. $9,298,600 5.8% 753 $12,346 $159,684,600 N/A
65 2200 48 HRS. Par. $11,831,300 5.8% 850 $13,919 $202,948,200 12/10/1982
66 4663 An Education SPC $764,200 5.9% 761 $1,004 $12,931,200 2/5/2010
67 3371 Reds Par. $6,443,300 5.9% 644 $10,004 $109,939,200 N/A
68 1553 Platoon Orion $16,651,200 5.9% 856 $19,452 $282,070,600 2/6/1987
69 594 Ghostbusters Col. $32,167,300 5.9% 1,339 $24,022 $541,962,900 6/8/1984
70 4527 Chef ORF $1,826,600 6.0% 624 $2,927 $30,432,300 5/30/2014
71 4479 Being John Malkovich USA $2,136,700 6.0% 624 $3,424 $35,366,700 12/3/1999
72 599 Home Alone Fox $32,144,800 6.0% 1,202 $26,742 $539,164,200 11/16/1990
73 4543 Critters NL $1,755,100 6.2% 621 $2,826 $28,251,000 5/9/1986
74 4074 The Joy Luck Club BV $3,938,800 6.2% 600 $6,564 $63,259,200 10/29/1993
75 2993 Dirty Dancing Vest $7,939,600 6.2% 975 $8,143 $127,992,000 8/21/1987
76 4037 Ghost Story Uni. $4,042,300 6.3% 600 $6,736 $63,790,600 N/A
77 3810 Cinderella (1981 re-issue) BV $4,804,700 6.3% 1,050 $4,576 $76,187,900 N/A
78 3237 Absence of Malice Col. $6,950,300 6.3% 816 $8,515 $110,847,800 N/A
79 2579 Moonstruck MGM $9,818,300 6.3% 635 $15,461 $156,239,800 1/15/1988
80 1147 Pretty Woman BV $21,227,800 6.3% 1,325 $16,020 $335,724,300 3/23/1990
81 2534 Fried Green Tomatoes Uni. $10,042,900 6.4% 673 $14,923 $158,084,600 1/24/1992
82 2268 Scream Dim. $11,444,000 6.4% 1,413 $8,099 $179,516,300 12/20/1996
83 1155 Three Men and a Baby BV $21,140,600 6.4% 1,006 $21,014 $331,962,100 11/25/1987
84 2048 American Beauty DW $12,830,900 6.5% 706 $18,173 $198,483,000 10/1/1999
85 1394 Beauty and the Beast BV $18,196,700 6.5% 977 $18,624 $278,327,100 11/22/1991
86 3695 The Full Monty FoxS $5,240,900 6.6% 650 $8,062 $78,949,300 9/19/1997
87 3582 Going in Style WB $5,648,600 6.6% 731 $7,725 $85,211,000 12/25/1979
88 2692 The Big Chill Col. $9,254,200 6.6% 722 $12,817 $139,870,900 9/30/1983
89 2506 Witness Par. $10,179,800 6.6% 876 $11,619 $154,058,500 2/8/1985
90 2387 Mr. Mom Fox $10,813,900 6.6% 734 $14,732 $163,707,700 8/19/1983
91 3699 Sense and Sensibility Sony $5,236,500 6.7% 608 $8,612 $77,854,300 1/26/1996
92 2390 Risky Business WB $10,803,700 6.7% 670 $16,125 $160,569,100 8/5/1983
93 2154 Romancing the Stone Fox $12,095,700 6.7% 823 $14,695 $181,403,300 3/30/1984
94 2145 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon SPC $12,161,200 6.7% 693 $17,549 $180,753,700 1/12/2001
95 1536 Alien Fox $16,849,000 6.7% 635 $26,531 $250,359,100 6/22/1979
96 488 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $36,044,600 6.7% 1,532 $23,527 $534,514,100 12/5/1984
97 1878 Private Benjamin WB $14,025,500 6.8% 763 $18,382 $206,685,800 10/10/1980
98 3327 Yentl MGM $6,632,300 6.9% 609 $10,888 $96,593,500 1/6/1984
99 4401 The Reader Wein. $2,539,900 7.0% 1,002 $2,535 $36,510,400 1/30/2009
100 3208 Brokeback Mountain Focus $7,054,700 7.0% 683 $10,329 $101,192,600 1/13/2006
<< Previous
Next >>

Showing Rows #1–100
Note: Sort by the Opening Gross to group by grosses

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.

RELATED CHARTS
Weekend Record History
Worst Openings
Worldwide Openings
Foreign Openings
Openings by Season
Openings by Month
Openings by MPAA Rating
Opening Theater Averages
Biggest Weekends Overall
Return to All Time Index