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TOP OPENING WEEKENDS BY SEASON
1982-Present


Note: This chart only shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAverageAdjusted Gross^Date**
1 153 Crocodile Dundee Par. $17,659,500 4.7% 879 $20,089 $376,550,000 9/26/86
2 180 Fatal Attraction Par. $15,847,100 4.9% 758 $20,907 $323,398,100 9/18/87
3 78 Look Who's Talking TriS $24,856,000 8.8% 1,208 $20,576 $283,966,700 10/13/89
4 5 Gravity WB $54,448,900 20.3% 3,575 $15,230 $268,443,400 10/04/13
5 13 Meet the Parents Uni. $43,280,100 17.2% 2,614 $16,557 $250,959,900 10/06/00
6 3 Rush Hour NL $57,348,500 23.5% 2,638 $21,739 $243,581,900 9/18/98
7 2 Shark Tale DW $62,476,300 29.6% 4,016 $15,556 $211,097,000 10/01/04
8 145 Pulp Fiction Mira. $18,155,900 8.8% 1,338 $13,568 $206,901,700 10/14/94
9 27 The First Wives Club Par. $34,874,300 17.9% 1,922 $18,144 $194,510,600 9/20/96
10 66 Seven NL $26,135,800 14.0% 2,441 $10,706 $187,133,300 9/22/95
11 21 Double Jeopardy Par. $37,160,400 19.9% 2,547 $14,590 $187,036,700 9/24/99
12 109 The Ring DW $21,062,900 11.6% 1,981 $10,631 $180,998,600 10/18/02
13 10 Sweet Home Alabama BV $50,006,400 28.0% 3,293 $15,185 $178,350,100 9/27/02
14 37 Remember the Titans BV $31,610,900 18.1% 1,865 $16,950 $174,704,700 9/29/00
15 29 The Departed WB $33,455,400 20.4% 3,017 $11,088 $163,984,300 10/06/06
16 43 Antz DW $29,880,700 19.0% 2,449 $12,201 $157,434,800 10/02/98
17 24 Puss in Boots P/DW $35,470,100 22.8% 3,952 $8,975 $155,307,000 10/28/11
18 12 Hotel Transylvania Sony $44,544,500 29.7% 3,349 $13,301 $150,155,400 9/28/12
19 1 Scary Movie 3 Dim. $65,029,400 43.7% 3,505 $18,553 $148,642,600 10/24/03
20 107 The Last of the Mohicans Fox $21,556,600 14.5% 1,491 $14,456 $148,282,600 9/25/92
21 6 The Grudge Sony $51,352,500 35.5% 3,245 $15,825 $144,835,500 10/22/04
22 9 Taken 2 Fox $50,129,900 35.4% 3,661 $13,693 $141,591,600 10/05/12
23 34 Stargate MGM $32,465,500 23.3% 2,033 $15,969 $139,539,000 10/28/94
24 130 Argo WB $19,699,800 14.3% 3,232 $6,095 $138,092,900 10/12/12
25 84 Get Shorty MGM $23,794,300 17.6% 1,612 $14,760 $135,086,900 10/20/95
26 31 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $33,107,600 24.6% 3,119 $10,615 $134,450,100 9/18/09
27 141 First Blood Orion $18,412,400 14.1% 901 $20,433 $130,879,300 10/22/82
28 7 Red Dragon Uni. $51,258,000 39.2% 3,357 $15,269 $130,666,400 10/04/02
29 53 I Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $28,087,600 21.8% 2,524 $11,128 $128,883,900 10/17/97
30 115 Sea of Love Uni. $20,565,600 17.1% 1,246 $16,505 $120,241,300 9/15/89
31 8 Jackass 3-D Par. $51,233,700 43.0% 3,081 $16,629 $119,278,600 10/15/10
32 25 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $35,363,000 30.2% 4,001 $8,838 $117,101,300 9/27/13
33 22 Couples Retreat Uni. $36,719,700 31.4% 3,000 $12,240 $116,912,500 10/09/09
34 110 Paranormal Activity Par. $21,009,700 18.2% 760 $27,645 $115,570,900 10/16/09
35 65 Brother Bear BV $26,226,600 22.8% 3,030 $8,655 $115,192,100 11/01/03
36 32 Eagle Eye P/DW $33,088,900 28.7% 3,510 $9,427 $115,145,100 9/26/08
37 54 Demolition Man WB $28,077,000 24.6% 2,246 $12,501 $114,288,500 10/08/93
38 38 Flightplan BV $31,315,800 27.5% 3,424 $9,146 $114,040,200 9/23/05
39 60 In & Out Par. $26,669,200 23.5% 1,992 $13,388 $113,384,300 9/19/97
40 56 The Specialist WB $27,916,200 25.0% 2,522 $11,069 $111,843,300 10/07/94
41 17 Saw II Lions $40,337,600 36.5% 2,949 $13,678 $110,665,200 10/28/05
42 33 Training Day WB $32,471,500 29.4% 2,712 $11,973 $110,344,500 10/05/01
43 41 Blue Streak Sony $30,817,300 28.1% 2,735 $11,267 $109,847,000 9/17/99
44 62 School of Rock Par. $26,521,600 24.2% 2,614 $10,145 $109,759,300 10/03/03
45 19 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre NL $37,971,200 34.9% 3,016 $12,589 $108,883,300 10/17/03
46 4 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $54,716,600 50.5% 3,321 $16,476 $108,279,200 10/21/11
47 106 The Devil's Advocate WB $21,610,000 20.0% 2,161 $9,998 $108,134,900 10/17/97
48 87 Kiss the Girls Par. $23,464,800 21.8% 2,271 $10,332 $107,473,200 10/03/97
49 59 The Game Plan BV $27,187,600 25.3% 3,103 $8,761 $107,288,000 9/28/07
50 30 Beverly Hills Chihuahua BV $33,258,900 31.0% 3,215 $10,345 $107,283,100 10/03/08
51 50 Barbershop MGM $28,935,200 27.2% 1,605 $18,027 $106,290,300 9/13/02
52 46 Open Season Sony $29,395,400 27.8% 3,833 $7,668 $105,894,300 9/29/06
53 74 Captain Phillips Sony $25,102,300 24.0% 3,020 $8,312 $104,663,400 10/11/13
54 11 High School Musical 3: Senior Year BV $47,708,400 46.4% 3,623 $13,168 $102,793,800 10/24/08
55 131 Sneakers Uni. $19,699,700 19.5% 1,731 $11,381 $101,006,400 9/11/92
56 15 Saw III LGF $41,820,600 41.9% 3,167 $13,204 $99,839,000 10/27/06
57 39 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Par. $31,287,400 31.4% 3,336 $9,379 $99,606,400 10/25/13
58 64 Ray Uni. $26,300,100 26.6% 2,006 $13,110 $98,694,400 10/29/04
59 91 The Social Network Sony $22,838,000 23.1% 2,771 $8,242 $98,657,400 10/01/10
60 171 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas BV $16,167,100 16.4% 1,654 $9,774 $98,435,900 10/29/93
61 93 Sleepers WB $22,690,500 23.1% 1,915 $11,847 $98,307,600 10/18/96
62 49 Ladder 49 BV $28,988,500 29.6% 3,260 $8,892 $97,794,200 10/01/04
63 71 Three Kings WB $25,424,800 26.2% 2,942 $8,641 $97,142,600 10/01/99
64 40 The Lion King (in 3D) BV $30,949,100 31.9% 2,330 $13,283 $97,104,200 9/16/11
65 58 What Dreams May Come Poly $27,514,700 28.6% 2,526 $10,892 $96,241,100 10/02/98
66 18 The Exorcism of Emily Rose SGem $38,212,600 40.0% 2,981 $12,817 $95,450,900 9/09/05
67 126 Black Rain Par. $19,866,100 20.9% 1,610 $12,338 $94,868,600 9/22/89
68 44 Kill Bill Vol. 1 Mira. $29,855,400 31.5% 3,102 $9,623 $94,722,300 10/10/03
69 73 The Town WB $25,166,700 26.6% 2,861 $8,797 $94,505,400 9/17/10
70 97 Red Sum. $22,141,800 24.1% 3,255 $6,803 $91,959,800 10/15/10
71 144 Malice Col. $18,175,400 19.9% 1,431 $12,699 $91,353,500 10/01/93
72 124 The River Wild Uni. $19,915,700 21.8% 2,074 $9,603 $91,280,700 9/30/94
73 23 Jackass: Number Two Par. $36,086,500 39.8% 3,059 $11,796 $90,556,700 9/22/06
74 35 Jackass: The Movie Par. $31,931,500 35.4% 2,509 $12,726 $90,118,700 10/25/02
75 51 Real Steel BV $28,436,200 32.0% 3,440 $8,267 $88,947,100 10/07/11
76 80 The Good Son Fox $24,647,500 28.0% 1,847 $13,343 $88,173,100 9/24/93
77 57 The Forgotten SonR $27,589,400 31.3% 3,104 $8,888 $88,106,000 9/24/04
78 86 Timecop Uni. $23,523,100 26.9% 2,228 $10,558 $87,453,800 9/16/94
79 137 The Beverly Hillbillies Fox $18,751,600 21.6% 2,152 $8,713 $86,676,200 10/15/93
80 16 Paranormal Activity 2 Par. $41,389,400 48.0% 3,216 $12,870 $86,234,200 10/22/10
81 70 The Game Poly $25,456,800 29.7% 2,403 $10,593 $85,803,400 9/12/97
82 14 Insidious Chapter 2 FD $41,864,500 48.9% 3,049 $13,730 $85,571,600 9/13/13
83 26 Where the Wild Things Are WB $35,015,400 42.4% 3,735 $9,375 $82,671,200 10/16/09
84 63 Zombieland Sony $26,488,200 32.7% 3,036 $8,725 $80,954,100 10/02/09
85 152 Commando Fox $17,677,500 21.9% 1,495 $11,823 $80,581,700 10/04/85
86 61 Friday Night Lights Uni. $26,601,100 33.1% 2,667 $9,973 $80,392,300 10/08/04
87 92 Practical Magic WB $22,772,500 28.3% 2,652 $8,586 $80,364,200 10/16/98
88 47 Stigmata MGM $29,374,800 36.6% 2,899 $10,131 $80,290,800 9/10/99
89 81 Don't Say a Word Fox $24,609,100 31.1% 2,802 $8,782 $79,194,600 9/28/01
90 94 Law Abiding Citizen Over. $22,532,400 28.7% 2,890 $7,797 $78,536,000 10/16/09
91 122 Moneyball Sony $20,017,100 25.6% 2,993 $6,688 $78,310,900 9/23/11
92 89 Contagion WB $22,996,100 29.6% 3,222 $7,137 $77,659,100 9/09/11
93 125 Soul Food Fox $19,883,000 25.6% 1,336 $14,881 $77,595,200 9/26/97
94 77 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $24,883,100 32.2% 3,481 $7,149 $77,206,500 10/28/09
95 36 Once Upon a Time in Mexico Sony $31,659,500 41.6% 3,282 $9,646 $76,174,500 9/12/03
96 187 Shall We Dance Mira. $15,464,600 20.4% 1,772 $8,726 $75,937,700 10/15/04
97 192 Postcards from the Edge Col. $15,166,800 20.1% 1,013 $14,971 $75,279,800 9/14/90
98 20 Saw IV LGF $37,618,800 50.2% 3,183 $11,818 $74,984,900 10/26/07
99 133 Dolphin Tale WB $19,659,000 26.2% 3,507 $5,605 $74,899,800 9/23/11
100 101 The Peacemaker DW $21,861,100 29.8% 2,362 $9,254 $73,263,600 9/26/97
101 79 K-PAX Uni. $24,788,800 34.2% 2,541 $9,756 $72,478,600 10/26/01
102 83 Saw Lions $23,986,000 33.1% 2,315 $10,360 $72,424,800 10/29/04
103 134 Serendipity Mira. $19,164,400 26.5% 2,601 $7,367 $72,411,400 10/05/01
104 98 Ronin MGM $22,065,200 30.5% 2,487 $8,871 $72,318,200 9/25/98
105 196 Like Father, Like Son TriS $14,985,700 20.9% 1,167 $12,840 $71,656,600 10/02/87
106 118 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DW $20,376,300 28.6% 3,645 $5,589 $71,335,500 10/07/05
107 160 The Ghost and the Darkness Par. $16,991,600 23.9% 2,142 $7,932 $71,210,000 10/11/96
108 108 The Tuxedo DW $21,112,900 29.8% 3,022 $6,986 $70,898,000 9/27/02
109 146 Radio SonR $17,981,000 25.4% 3,074 $5,848 $70,689,200 10/24/03
110 45 Underworld SGem $29,401,800 41.9% 2,915 $10,085 $70,226,600 9/19/03
111 188 Pleasantville NL $15,387,800 22.0% 1,636 $9,405 $69,849,100 10/23/98
112 103 Looper TriS $21,790,800 31.3% 2,992 $7,283 $69,648,100 9/28/12
113 104 Burn After Reading Focus $21,712,100 31.7% 2,651 $8,190 $68,509,200 9/12/08
114 95 The Guardian BV $22,404,500 32.7% 3,241 $6,912 $68,444,100 9/29/06
115 162 To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar Uni. $16,898,000 24.7% 1,294 $13,059 $68,336,700 9/08/95
116 82 Tim Burton's Corpse Bride WB $24,342,500 35.9% 3,204 $7,597 $67,843,500 9/23/05
117 75 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare NL $25,101,500 37.2% 1,862 $13,479 $67,507,600 9/13/91
118 148 Seven Years in Tibet Sony $17,792,200 26.4% 2,103 $8,459 $67,397,600 10/10/97
119 42 Resident Evil: Apocalypse SGem $30,232,800 45.0% 3,284 $9,205 $67,196,800 9/10/04
120 174 Runaway Jury Fox $15,998,200 23.9% 2,815 $5,682 $66,802,200 10/17/03
121 140 The Prestige BV $18,417,500 27.9% 2,281 $8,074 $66,012,700 10/20/06
122 195 Pitch Perfect Uni. $15,031,300 22.8% 2,770 $5,427 $65,808,600 10/05/12
123 142 Urban Legend Sony $18,273,100 27.9% 2,257 $8,096 $65,587,800 9/25/98
124 69 House on Haunted Hill WB $25,582,700 39.1% 2,710 $9,440 $65,483,400 10/29/99
125 72 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? LGF $25,295,500 38.7% 2,011 $12,578 $65,394,900 10/12/07
126 96 Zoolander Par. $22,355,000 34.4% 2,507 $8,916 $65,040,700 9/28/01
127 76 The Rundown Uni. $25,076,800 38.9% 3,152 $7,955 $64,505,800 9/26/03
128 28 Saw V LGF $34,114,200 53.0% 3,060 $11,149 $64,413,100 10/24/08
129 165 3:10 to Yuma (2007) LGF $16,625,800 26.2% 2,652 $6,269 $63,502,400 9/07/07
130 163 The Long Kiss Goodnight NL $16,715,500 27.1% 2,245 $7,446 $61,673,800 10/11/96
131 52 Resident Evil: Afterlife SGem $28,171,200 45.7% 3,203 $8,795 $61,641,200 9/10/10
132 113 Just Like Heaven DW $20,862,900 34.0% 3,508 $5,947 $61,434,100 9/16/05
133 105 Prisoners WB $21,640,200 35.3% 3,260 $6,639 $61,298,900 9/20/13
134 102 Thirteen Ghosts WB $21,837,000 36.2% 2,781 $7,852 $60,286,900 10/26/01
135 55 Resident Evil: Extinction SGem $28,049,500 46.8% 2,828 $9,917 $59,998,100 9/21/07
136 138 Easy A SGem $18,746,100 31.3% 2,856 $6,563 $59,870,700 9/17/10
137 136 Bandits MGM $18,792,100 31.4% 3,207 $5,859 $59,857,700 10/12/01
138 150 Fight Club Fox $17,704,600 29.8% 1,963 $9,018 $59,341,200 10/15/99
139 114 The Legend of Zorro Sony $20,760,900 35.2% 3,520 $5,897 $59,047,400 10/28/05
140 127 Bedazzled (2000) Fox $19,817,800 34.6% 2,568 $7,716 $57,252,100 10/20/00
141 159 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole WB $17,031,700 29.8% 3,575 $4,764 $57,076,000 9/24/10
142 167 Secondhand Lions NL $16,407,900 28.9% 3,013 $5,445 $56,862,100 9/19/03
143 154 Assassins WB $17,571,500 30.9% 2,343 $7,498 $56,774,700 10/06/95
144 111 For Love of the Game Uni. $20,923,200 37.1% 2,829 $7,394 $56,454,200 9/17/99
145 119 The Kingdom Uni. $20,298,100 36.0% 2,793 $7,267 $56,311,700 9/28/07
146 68 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself LGF $25,615,500 45.5% 2,255 $11,360 $56,261,800 9/11/09
147 116 Bride of Chucky Uni. $20,558,900 36.9% 2,412 $8,522 $55,652,500 10/16/98
148 100 Out of Time MGM $21,875,700 39.4% 3,076 $7,111 $55,532,500 10/03/03
149 48 Paranormal Activity 4 Par. $29,364,200 53.8% 3,412 $8,607 $54,570,400 10/19/12
150 169 Footloose (2011) Par. $16,191,900 30.0% 3,549 $4,562 $53,916,900 10/14/11
151 120 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Fox $20,096,100 37.4% 3,565 $5,637 $53,794,700 9/24/10
152 164 A Night at the Roxbury Par. $16,690,600 31.7% 1,865 $8,949 $52,707,700 10/02/98
153 149 Good Boy! MGM $17,715,100 34.8% 3,225 $5,493 $50,909,900 10/10/03
154 112 Random Hearts Sony $20,876,500 41.3% 2,697 $7,739 $50,540,600 10/08/99
155 151 Matchstick Men WB $17,688,500 35.5% 2,711 $6,524 $49,881,900 9/12/03
156 117 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Par. $20,447,500 41.3% 3,170 $6,449 $49,559,700 9/17/04
157 88 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning NL $23,029,300 46.8% 2,820 $8,166 $49,169,600 10/06/06
158 67 The Grudge 2 Sony $25,912,400 53.2% 3,211 $8,069 $48,705,700 10/13/06
159 143 Sinister LG/S $18,231,300 37.4% 2,527 $7,215 $48,684,300 10/12/12
160 183 Taxi Fox $15,787,900 32.9% 3,001 $5,260 $48,035,600 10/06/04
161 147 Gridiron Gang Sony $17,935,800 37.5% 3,504 $5,118 $47,821,000 9/15/06
162 161 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $16,928,600 35.5% 2,564 $6,601 $47,744,200 10/10/03
163 190 Nights in Rodanthe WB $15,231,300 32.1% 2,704 $5,632 $47,504,600 9/26/08
164 157 Striking Distance Col. $17,138,200 36.1% 1,889 $9,071 $47,458,700 9/17/93
165 135 30 Days of Night Sony $18,896,500 40.3% 2,855 $6,618 $46,873,200 10/19/07
166 90 Saw 3D LGF $22,923,900 48.9% 2,808 $8,164 $46,860,100 10/29/10
167 189 Man of the Year Uni. $15,303,800 33.0% 2,515 $6,085 $46,445,500 10/13/06
168 121 Max Payne Fox $20,022,900 43.4% 3,376 $5,931 $46,186,400 10/17/08
169 179 From Hell Fox $15,860,600 34.9% 2,305 $6,880 $45,500,700 10/19/01
170 139 Righteous Kill Over. $18,488,900 40.6% 3,152 $5,866 $45,496,300 9/12/08
171 199 Dead Presidents BV $14,883,200 32.9% 1,081 $13,767 $45,241,300 10/06/95
172 158 Lakeview Terrace SGem $17,031,800 38.2% 2,464 $6,913 $44,567,900 9/19/08
173 99 Resident Evil: Retribution SGem $22,053,400 49.7% 3,012 $7,321 $44,359,400 9/14/12
174 175 The Brave One WB $15,958,200 36.6% 2,755 $5,791 $43,585,700 9/14/07
175 166 The Heartbreak Kid P/DW $16,610,500 38.1% 3,229 $5,144 $43,577,900 10/05/07
176 186 The Story of Us Uni. $15,518,800 35.7% 2,164 $7,171 $43,477,400 10/15/99
177 128 Riddick Uni. $19,782,900 45.5% 3,107 $6,367 $43,459,800 9/06/13
178 197 Riding in Cars with Boys Sony $14,982,000 34.5% 2,770 $5,408 $43,436,200 10/19/01
179 156 Finding Nemo (3D) BV $17,481,400 40.6% 2,904 $6,019 $43,084,300 9/14/12
180 176 Team America: World Police Par. $15,906,800 37.0% 2,539 $6,264 $43,026,300 10/15/04
181 172 Ghost Ship WB $16,136,500 38.2% 2,787 $5,789 $42,206,600 10/25/02
182 129 Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys LGF $19,729,400 46.8% 2,070 $9,531 $42,118,100 9/12/08
183 170 Good Luck Chuck LGF $16,172,100 39.0% 2,612 $6,191 $41,481,200 9/21/07
184 168 Surrogates BV $16,281,100 39.4% 2,951 $5,517 $41,315,200 9/25/09
185 177 The Fighting Temptations Par. $15,892,300 38.9% 2,026 $7,843 $40,886,200 9/19/03
186 182 Invasion U.S.A. Can. $15,821,600 39.3% 1,735 $9,119 $40,259,300 9/27/85
187 178 SwimFan Fox $15,888,400 39.7% 2,856 $5,562 $40,069,700 9/06/02
188 123 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $19,995,300 50.0% 3,317 $6,027 $39,974,400 10/27/00
189 155 Halloween III: Season of the Witch Uni. $17,556,500 44.0% 1,297 $13,536 $39,918,400 10/22/82
190 200 The Musketeer Uni. $14,849,600 38.1% 2,438 $6,091 $38,984,100 9/07/01
191 194 Brown Sugar FoxS $15,064,000 39.3% 1,372 $10,979 $38,378,400 10/11/02
192 191 Showgirls MGM $15,199,500 39.9% 1,388 $10,949 $38,128,400 9/22/95
193 198 The Fog (2005) SonR $14,943,300 39.8% 2,972 $5,027 $37,571,400 10/14/05
194 184 Carrie (2013) SGem $15,715,900 42.9% 3,157 $4,978 $36,661,100 10/18/13
195 173 Quarantine SGem $16,131,200 44.8% 2,461 $6,555 $35,973,300 10/10/08
196 132 Doom Uni. $19,693,300 54.9% 3,044 $6,469 $35,870,600 10/21/05
197 181 John Carpenter's Vampires Sony $15,824,700 45.4% 1,793 $8,824 $34,824,600 10/30/98
198 193 Saw VI LGF $15,120,300 51.0% 3,036 $4,980 $29,658,400 10/23/09
199 85 No Good Deed (2014) SGem $23,726,300 84.0% 2,175 $10,909 $28,237,200 9/12/14
200 185 Dolphin Tale 2 WB $15,530,400 90.2% 3,656 $4,248 $17,224,800 9/12/14

Note: Fall is defined as the day after Labor Day Weekend through the Thursday before the First Friday in November.


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 not include additional releases, if any.
** First weekend of wide release.

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