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BEST RANKING MOVIES
by Weekend Rank, 1982-Present


Note: Movies must have 7 top 5 weekends to qualify.
RowRank*Title (click to view)StudioTotal
Top 5 Wknds
Total Gross^Date**
1 116 Guardians of the Galaxy BV 7 $327,954,942 8/01/14
2 31 Frozen BV 11 $400,738,009 11/22/13
3 96 The Croods Fox 8 $187,168,425 3/22/13
4 76 The Hunger Games LGF 8 $408,010,692 3/23/12
5 92 How to Train Your Dragon P/DW 8 $217,581,231 3/26/10
6 23 Avatar Fox 12 $749,766,139 12/18/09
7 122 The Blind Side WB 7 $255,959,475 11/20/09
8 140 Taken Fox 7 $145,000,989 1/30/09
9 75 The Dark Knight WB 8 $533,345,358 7/18/08
10 84 Night at the Museum Fox 8 $250,863,268 12/22/06
11 110 The Passion of the Christ NM 7 $370,274,604 2/25/04
12 109 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL 7 $377,027,325 12/17/03
13 77 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl BV 8 $305,413,918 7/09/03
14 111 Finding Nemo BV 7 $339,714,978 5/30/03
15 58 Chicago Mira. 9 $170,687,518 12/27/02
16 40 My Big Fat Greek Wedding IFC 10 $241,438,208 4/19/02
17 112 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB 7 $317,575,550 11/16/01
18 102 The Others Mira. 8 $96,522,687 8/10/01
19 82 Cast Away Fox 8 $233,632,142 12/22/00
20 144 Space Cowboys WB 7 $90,464,773 8/04/00
21 93 Stuart Little Sony 8 $140,035,367 12/17/99
22 94 The Green Mile WB 8 $136,801,374 12/10/99
23 49 The Sixth Sense BV 9 $293,506,292 8/06/99
24 123 Runaway Bride Par. 7 $152,257,509 7/30/99
25 86 The Matrix WB 8 $171,479,930 3/31/99
26 63 Analyze This WB 9 $106,885,658 3/05/99
27 130 Patch Adams Uni. 7 $135,026,902 12/25/98
28 142 Antz DW 7 $90,757,863 10/02/98
29 50 Saving Private Ryan DW 9 $216,540,909 7/24/98
30 33 There's Something About Mary Fox 11 $176,484,651 7/15/98
31 88 As Good as It Gets Sony 8 $148,478,011 12/23/97
32 3 Titanic Par. 20 $600,788,188 12/19/97
33 56 Good Will Hunting Mira. 9 $138,433,435 12/05/97
34 118 Air Force One Sony 7 $172,956,409 7/25/97
35 83 Liar Liar Uni. 8 $181,410,615 3/21/97
36 53 Jerry Maguire Sony 9 $153,952,592 12/13/96
37 132 A Time to Kill WB 7 $108,766,007 7/26/96
38 107 Independence Day Fox 7 $306,169,268 7/03/96
39 113 Twister WB 7 $241,721,524 5/10/96
40 128 The Birdcage MGM 7 $124,060,553 3/08/96
41 79 Toy Story BV 8 $191,796,233 11/22/95
42 141 Dangerous Minds BV 7 $84,919,401 8/11/95
43 55 Dumb and Dumber NL 9 $127,175,374 12/16/94
44 121 The Santa Clause BV 7 $144,833,357 11/11/94
45 89 Clear and Present Danger Par. 8 $122,187,717 8/05/94
46 90 The Mask NL 8 $119,938,730 7/29/94
47 14 Forrest Gump Par. 15 $329,694,499 7/06/94
48 106 The Lion King BV 7 $312,855,561 6/15/94
49 30 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox 11 $219,195,243 11/24/93
50 147 Cool Runnings BV 7 $68,856,263 10/01/93
51 78 The Fugitive WB 8 $183,875,760 8/06/93
52 29 Jurassic Park Uni. 11 $357,067,947 6/11/93
53 143 Groundhog Day Col. 7 $70,906,973 2/12/93
54 52 A Few Good Men Col. 9 $141,340,178 12/11/92
55 125 The Bodyguard WB 7 $121,945,720 11/25/92
56 115 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox 7 $173,585,516 11/20/92
57 19 Aladdin BV 13 $217,350,219 11/13/92
58 157 The Mighty Ducks BV 7 $50,752,337 10/02/92
59 131 A League of Their Own Sony 7 $107,533,928 7/01/92
60 54 Sister Act BV 9 $139,605,150 5/29/92
61 154 Beethoven Uni. 7 $57,114,049 4/03/92
62 101 White Men Can't Jump Fox 8 $76,253,806 3/27/92
63 42 Basic Instinct TriS 10 $117,727,224 3/20/92
64 126 Wayne's World Par. 7 $121,697,323 2/14/92
65 137 The Hand That Rocks the Cradle BV 7 $88,036,683 1/10/92
66 65 Fried Green Tomatoes Uni. 9 $82,418,501 12/27/91
67 136 Father of the Bride BV 7 $89,325,780 12/20/91
68 127 Hook TriS 7 $119,654,823 12/11/91
69 148 Hot Shots! Fox 7 $69,467,617 8/02/91
70 20 Terminator 2: Judgment Day TriS 13 $204,843,345 7/03/91
71 35 The Silence of the Lambs Orion 11 $130,742,922 2/14/91
72 133 Sleeping with the Enemy Fox 7 $101,599,005 2/08/91
73 13 Home Alone Fox 16 $285,761,243 11/16/90
74 10 Dances with Wolves Orion 18 $184,208,848 11/09/90
75 100 Presumed Innocent WB 8 $86,303,188 7/27/90
76 7 Ghost Par. 19 $217,631,306 7/13/90
77 87 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL 8 $135,265,915 3/30/90
78 24 Pretty Woman BV 12 $178,406,268 3/23/90
79 41 The Hunt for Red October Par. 10 $122,012,643 3/02/90
80 72 Born on the Fourth of July Uni. 9 $70,001,698 12/22/89
81 150 Tango & Cash WB 7 $63,408,614 12/22/89
82 59 Driving Miss Daisy WB 9 $106,593,296 12/15/89
83 97 The War of the Roses Fox 8 $86,888,546 12/08/89
84 120 Look Who's Talking TriS 7 $140,088,813 10/13/89
85 151 Sea of Love Uni. 7 $58,571,513 9/15/89
86 103 Uncle Buck Uni. 8 $66,758,538 8/18/89
87 44 Parenthood Uni. 10 $100,047,830 8/02/89
88 45 When Harry Met Sally... Col. 10 $92,823,546 7/14/89
89 119 Lethal Weapon 2 WB 7 $147,253,986 7/07/89
90 108 Batman WB 7 $251,188,924 6/23/89
91 114 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. 7 $197,171,806 5/24/89
92 11 Rain Man MGM 18 $172,825,435 12/16/88
93 91 Twins Uni. 8 $111,938,388 12/09/88
94 37 Die Hard Fox 11 $83,008,852 7/15/88
95 48 A Fish Called Wanda MGM 10 $62,493,712 7/15/88
96 32 Who Framed Roger Rabbit BV 11 $156,452,370 6/24/88
97 129 Big Fox 7 $114,968,774 6/03/88
98 160 Colors Orion 7 $46,616,067 4/15/88
99 68 Beetlejuice WB 9 $73,707,461 4/01/88
100 36 Good Morning, Vietnam BV 11 $123,922,370 12/25/87
101 66 Moonstruck MGM 9 $80,640,528 12/18/87
102 15 Three Men and a Baby BV 15 $167,780,960 11/25/87
103 22 Fatal Attraction Par. 13 $156,645,693 9/18/87
104 71 Stakeout BV 9 $65,673,233 8/07/87
105 117 Beverly Hills Cop II Par. 7 $153,665,036 5/20/87
106 70 The Secret of My Success Uni. 9 $66,995,879 4/10/87
107 105 Blind Date TriS 8 $39,321,715 3/27/87
108 146 Lethal Weapon WB 7 $65,207,127 3/06/87
109 25 Platoon Orion 12 $138,530,565 12/19/86
110 98 The Golden Child Par. 8 $79,817,937 12/12/86
111 57 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. 9 $109,713,132 11/26/86
112 152 The Color of Money BV 7 $52,293,982 10/17/86
113 12 Crocodile Dundee Par. 17 $174,803,506 9/26/86
114 153 Stand by Me Col. 7 $52,287,414 8/08/86
115 61 Aliens Fox 9 $85,160,248 7/18/86
116 17 The Karate Kid Part II Col. 14 $115,103,979 6/20/86
117 9 Top Gun Par. 18 $176,781,728 5/16/86
118 161 The Money Pit Uni. 7 $37,499,651 3/28/86
119 158 Police Academy 3: Back in Training WB 7 $43,579,163 3/21/86
120 145 Down and Out in Beverly Hills BV 7 $62,134,225 1/31/86
121 27 The Color Purple WB 12 $94,175,854 12/20/85
122 60 Out of Africa Uni. 9 $87,071,205 12/20/85
123 139 The Jewel of the Nile Fox 7 $75,973,200 12/13/85
124 85 Rocky IV UA 8 $127,873,716 11/27/85
125 74 Jagged Edge Col. 9 $40,491,165 10/04/85
126 104 Pee-Wee's Big Adventure WB 8 $40,940,662 8/09/85
127 4 Back to the Future Uni. 20 $210,609,762 7/03/85
128 80 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS 8 $150,415,432 5/22/85
129 73 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment WB 9 $55,600,000 3/29/85
130 155 Mask Uni. 7 $48,230,162 3/08/85
131 6 Beverly Hills Cop Par. 19 $234,760,478 12/05/84
132 159 The Terminator Orion 7 $38,371,200 10/26/84
133 64 Purple Rain WB 9 $68,392,977 7/27/84
134 43 The Karate Kid Col. 10 $90,815,558 6/22/84
135 8 Ghostbusters Col. 18 $229,242,989 6/08/84
136 51 Gremlins WB 9 $148,168,459 6/08/84
137 62 Romancing the Stone Fox 9 $76,572,238 3/30/84
138 95 Police Academy WB 8 $81,198,894 3/23/84
139 99 Splash BV 8 $69,821,334 3/09/84
140 134 Footloose Par. 7 $80,035,402 2/17/84
141 138 Sudden Impact WB 7 $67,642,693 12/09/83
142 16 Terms of Endearment Par. 14 $108,423,489 11/23/83
143 69 Never Say Never Again WB 9 $55,432,841 10/07/83
144 47 The Big Chill Col. 10 $56,342,711 9/30/83
145 38 Risky Business WB 11 $63,541,777 8/05/83
146 67 National Lampoon's Vacation WB 9 $61,399,552 7/29/83
147 46 Mr. Mom Fox 10 $64,783,827 7/22/83
148 18 Return of the Jedi Fox 13 $252,583,617 5/25/83
149 124 Flashdance Par. 7 $92,921,203 4/15/83
150 2 Tootsie Col. 21 $177,200,000 12/17/82
151 156 The Dark Crystal Uni. 7 $40,577,001 12/17/82
152 26 48 HRS. Par. 12 $78,868,508 12/10/82
153 39 Gandhi Col. 11 $52,767,889 12/10/82
154 149 First Blood Orion 7 $47,212,904 10/22/82
155 5 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. 20 $129,795,554 7/30/82
156 135 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Uni. 7 $69,701,637 7/23/82
157 1 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. 27 $359,197,037 6/11/82
158 81 Rocky III UA 8 $124,146,897 5/28/82
159 34 Porky's Fox 11 $105,492,483 3/19/82
160 21 On Golden Pond Uni. 13 $119,285,432 12/04/81
161 28 Chariots of Fire Col. 12 $58,972,904 9/25/81

CHART NOTES
Movies must have been release in 1982 or later to qualify.
* Ties are broken by estimated number of ticket sales, in favor of the movie with more total tickets sold.
^ Total Gross does not include additional releases, if any.
** Release date.

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