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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 TotalTheatersAverageEst. Tickets^Date**
1 82 Zero Dark Thirty Sony 3,078,000 25.9% 2,937 1,048 11,890,800 1/11/13
2 130 You Got Served SGem 2,596,300 39.9% 1,933 1,343 6,499,800 1/30/04
3 127 The Woman in Black CBS 2,635,600 38.4% 2,855 923 6,858,600 2/03/12
4 42 The Wolfman Uni. 3,959,700 50.8% 3,222 1,229 7,796,200 2/12/10
5 135 The Whole Nine Yards WB 2,547,500 24.0% 2,910 875 10,623,800 2/18/00
6 51 White Noise Uni. 3,761,900 42.8% 2,261 1,664 8,796,700 1/07/05
7 62 When a Stranger Calls SGem 3,298,800 45.1% 2,999 1,100 7,306,900 2/03/06
8 161 Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins Uni. 2,257,300 38.2% 2,387 946 5,910,400 2/08/08
9 41 The Wedding Singer NL 4,022,400 23.5% 2,821 1,426 17,110,000 2/13/98
10 142 The Wedding Ringer SGem 2,487,900 32.7% 3,003 828 7,605,800 1/16/15
11 149 The Wedding Planner Sony 2,387,000 22.4% 2,785 857 10,671,500 1/26/01
12 134 Warm Bodies LG/S 2,563,500 30.7% 3,009 852 8,360,300 2/01/13
13 186 A Walk to Remember WB 2,096,000 29.5% 2,411 869 7,105,200 1/25/02
14 18 The Vow SGem 5,202,300 33.0% 2,958 1,759 15,778,800 2/10/12
15 89 Varsity Blues Par. 2,992,900 28.7% 2,121 1,411 10,412,200 1/15/99
16 73 Vantage Point Sony 3,185,900 31.7% 3,149 1,012 10,064,900 2/22/08
17 7 Valentine's Day WB 7,076,800 50.9% 3,665 1,931 13,897,600 2/12/10
18 108 Unknown WB 2,780,700 34.3% 3,043 914 8,102,600 2/18/11
19 107 Underworld: Rise of the Lycans SGem 2,792,000 43.8% 2,942 949 6,379,200 1/23/09
20 39 Underworld: Evolution SGem 4,100,300 43.1% 3,207 1,278 9,514,300 1/20/06
21 72 Underworld Awakening SGem 3,195,300 40.1% 3,078 1,038 7,959,300 1/20/12
22 125 The Unborn (2009) Uni. 2,655,600 44.7% 2,357 1,127 5,943,000 1/09/09
23 27 Tyler Perry's Madea's Family Reunion LGF 4,584,800 47.5% 2,194 2,090 9,657,700 2/24/06
24 15 Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail LGF 5,500,100 43.6% 2,032 2,707 12,605,600 2/20/09
25 60 Tyler Perry's Diary of a Mad Black Woman Lions 3,417,300 43.3% 1,483 2,304 7,899,100 2/25/05
26 114 Traffic USA 2,741,600 12.5% 1,510 1,816 21,929,600 1/05/01
27 173 This Means War Fox 2,197,700 31.8% 3,189 689 6,907,700 2/17/12
28 116 Texas Chainsaw 3D LGF 2,738,600 64.2% 2,654 1,032 4,266,100 1/04/13
29 25 Taken 3 Fox 4,723,100 44.5% 3,594 1,314 10,613,200 1/09/15
30 61 Taken Fox 3,313,300 16.4% 3,183 1,041 20,195,100 1/30/09
31 74 Stomp the Yard SGem 3,173,400 35.6% 2,051 1,547 8,918,100 1/12/07
32 128 Step Up 2 the Streets BV 2,633,500 32.6% 2,470 1,066 8,080,500 2/14/08
33 102 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (in 3D) Fox 2,837,100 51.7% 2,655 1,069 5,486,300 2/10/12
34 6 Star Wars (Special Edition) Fox 7,822,800 26.0% 2,104 3,718 30,121,500 1/31/97
35 10 The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Par. 6,670,500 39.1% 3,641 1,832 17,048,800 2/06/15
36 126 The Spiderwick Chronicles Par. 2,646,800 26.7% 3,847 688 9,915,700 2/14/08
37 164 Spice World Sony 2,244,600 35.9% 2,339 960 6,256,400 1/23/98
38 83 Sphere WB 3,077,600 39.0% 2,814 1,094 7,893,500 2/13/98
39 69 Son of God Fox 3,216,300 43.0% 3,260 987 7,483,800 2/28/14
40 85 Snow Dogs BV 3,066,100 21.9% 2,302 1,332 13,971,200 1/18/02
41 123 Snow Day Par. 2,659,000 23.9% 2,664 998 11,135,500 2/11/00
42 182 Smokin' Aces Uni. 2,127,700 40.9% 2,218 959 5,201,700 1/26/07
43 65 Sleeping with the Enemy Fox 3,272,700 13.6% 1,406 2,328 24,132,800 2/08/91
44 19 Shutter Island Par. 5,165,100 32.1% 2,991 1,727 16,102,300 2/19/10
45 75 She's All That Mira. 3,162,500 25.4% 2,222 1,423 12,473,800 1/29/99
46 66 Shanghai Knights BV 3,251,000 32.4% 2,753 1,181 10,029,300 2/07/03
47 185 Semi-Pro NL 2,099,600 45.0% 3,121 673 4,662,900 2/29/08
48 12 Scream 3 Dim. 6,440,300 38.9% 3,467 1,858 16,538,600 2/04/00
49 37 Save the Last Dance Par. 4,142,200 25.7% 2,230 1,857 16,087,800 1/12/01
50 20 Safe House Uni. 5,072,300 31.8% 3,119 1,626 15,946,100 2/10/12
51 121 Safe Haven Rela. 2,695,400 30.0% 3,223 836 8,986,000 2/14/13
52 166 Rumble in the Bronx NL 2,230,400 30.4% 1,736 1,285 7,328,500 2/23/96
53 117 RoboCop (2014) Sony 2,723,800 37.0% 3,372 808 7,354,700 2/12/14
54 17 Ride Along Uni. 5,215,600 30.8% 2,663 1,959 16,943,100 1/17/14
55 193 Return to Never Land BV 2,046,400 24.6% 2,605 786 8,335,700 2/15/02
56 151 Red Tails Fox 2,371,500 37.7% 2,512 944 6,296,800 1/20/12
57 119 The Recruit BV 2,703,500 30.9% 2,376 1,138 8,756,600 1/31/03
58 138 Rambo LGF 2,535,400 42.6% 2,751 922 5,954,600 1/25/08
59 176 Racing Stripes WB 2,171,600 28.0% 3,185 682 7,764,800 1/14/05
60 137 Queen of the Damned WB 2,540,000 48.6% 2,511 1,012 5,221,500 2/22/02
61 188 Platoon Orion 2,091,900 5.9% 856 2,444 35,436,000 2/06/87
62 179 Pitch Black USA 2,148,000 29.5% 1,832 1,172 7,280,300 2/18/00
63 80 The Pink Panther (2006) Sony 3,087,100 24.6% 3,477 888 12,553,700 2/10/06
64 45 Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief Fox 3,929,100 35.2% 3,356 1,171 11,165,800 2/12/10
65 36 Payback Par. 4,177,500 26.0% 2,729 1,531 16,048,400 2/05/99
66 32 Paul Blart: Mall Cop Sony 4,267,100 20.9% 3,144 1,357 20,381,100 1/16/09
67 1 The Passion of the Christ NM 13,502,100 22.6% 3,043 4,437 59,625,500 2/25/04
68 153 Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones Par. 2,304,500 56.5% 2,867 804 4,078,200 1/03/14
69 155 Paddington W/Dim. 2,285,100 26.9% 3,303 692 8,510,400 1/16/15
70 132 Orange County Par. 2,590,900 36.6% 2,317 1,118 7,069,900 1/11/02
71 98 Old School DW 2,894,400 23.1% 2,689 1,076 12,534,800 2/21/03
72 147 The Nut Job ORF 2,440,100 30.3% 3,427 712 8,063,700 1/17/14
73 183 The Number 23 NL 2,122,500 41.5% 2,759 769 5,115,300 2/23/07
74 113 Notorious (2009) FoxS 2,747,700 53.5% 1,638 1,677 5,131,400 1/16/09
75 21 Norbit P/DW 4,970,300 35.7% 3,136 1,585 13,906,000 2/09/07
76 54 Non-Stop Uni. 3,627,600 31.5% 3,090 1,174 11,517,100 2/28/14
77 141 No Strings Attached Par. 2,500,400 28.3% 3,018 828 8,821,800 1/21/11
78 158 A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors NL 2,271,200 19.8% 1,343 1,691 11,456,100 2/27/87
79 122 Next Friday NL 2,683,700 25.2% 1,103 2,433 10,636,100 1/12/00
80 150 National Security Sony 2,383,000 39.5% 2,729 873 6,033,400 1/17/03
81 170 Nanny McPhee Uni. 2,214,300 30.8% 1,995 1,110 7,197,600 1/27/06
82 101 My Bloody Valentine 3-D LGF 2,847,400 39.7% 2,534 1,124 7,179,100 1/16/09
83 187 Mr. Holland's Opus BV 2,094,400 11.2% 1,409 1,486 18,681,000 1/19/96
84 110 The Monuments Men Sony 2,764,300 28.2% 3,083 897 9,792,500 2/07/14
85 78 Miracle BV 3,120,400 30.1% 2,605 1,198 10,366,800 2/06/04
86 181 The Messengers SGem 2,138,600 41.6% 2,528 846 5,141,700 2/02/07
87 63 Message in a Bottle WB 3,297,600 31.7% 2,538 1,299 10,409,500 2/12/99
88 133 Meet the Spartans Fox 2,577,400 48.4% 2,605 989 5,325,000 1/25/08
89 192 Medicine Man BV 2,046,800 18.7% 1,304 1,570 10,964,000 2/07/92
90 55 Mama Uni. 3,577,100 40.2% 2,647 1,351 8,897,900 1/18/13
91 180 The Lovely Bones P/DW 2,139,000 38.5% 2,563 835 5,550,700 1/15/10
92 24 Lone Survivor Uni. 4,755,000 30.3% 2,875 1,654 15,713,900 1/10/14
93 169 Loaded Weapon 1 NL 2,222,900 32.9% 1,989 1,117 6,758,300 2/05/93
94 5 The LEGO Movie WB 8,674,700 26.8% 3,775 2,298 32,311,900 2/07/14
95 172 Legion (2010) SGem 2,201,500 43.6% 2,476 889 5,052,600 1/22/10
96 29 Kingsman: The Secret Service Fox 4,362,200 40.8% 3,204 1,361 10,701,900 2/13/15
97 111 Kangaroo Jack WB 2,749,600 24.8% 2,818 976 11,100,300 1/17/03
98 52 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. 3,755,000 40.4% 3,105 1,209 9,289,300 2/11/11
99 95 Just Married Fox 2,910,300 31.3% 2,766 1,052 9,308,000 1/10/03
100 47 Just Go With It Sony 3,882,300 29.6% 3,548 1,094 13,107,900 2/11/11
101 171 Jupiter Ascending WB 2,213,500 42.0% 3,181 696 5,268,600 2/06/15
102 49 Jumper Fox 3,809,900 34.1% 3,428 1,111 11,166,000 2/14/08
103 58 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island WB 3,451,400 26.4% 3,470 995 13,094,300 2/10/12
104 57 John Q. NL 3,489,700 28.3% 2,466 1,415 12,350,600 2/15/02
105 167 In Good Company Uni. 2,229,300 31.2% 1,566 1,424 7,146,500 1/14/05
106 30 Identity Thief Uni. 4,351,500 25.7% 3,141 1,385 16,940,400 2/08/13
107 145 I Am Number Four BV 2,474,500 35.3% 3,154 785 7,010,200 2/18/11
108 44 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days Par. 3,942,800 22.5% 2,923 1,349 17,547,800 2/07/03
109 156 Hotel for Dogs P/DW 2,280,500 22.4% 3,271 697 10,171,900 1/16/09
110 90 Hostel Lions 2,985,700 41.3% 2,195 1,360 7,225,400 1/06/06
111 8 Hitch Sony 6,730,500 24.0% 3,575 1,883 28,002,400 2/11/05
112 59 Hide and Seek Fox 3,425,800 43.0% 3,005 1,140 7,972,000 1/28/05
113 53 He's Just Not That Into You WB (NL) 3,724,600 28.5% 3,175 1,173 13,085,500 2/06/09
114 157 A Haunted House ORF 2,279,800 45.8% 2,160 1,055 4,974,100 1/11/13
115 175 Hard to Kill WB 2,178,200 19.4% 1,301 1,674 11,208,200 2/09/90
116 144 Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters Par. 2,480,000 35.3% 3,372 736 7,015,600 1/25/13
117 4 Hannibal MGM 10,247,900 35.1% 3,230 3,173 29,168,200 2/09/01
118 31 Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour BV 4,334,000 47.7% 683 6,346 9,092,200 2/01/08
119 139 Hanging Up Sony 2,517,300 37.6% 2,618 961 6,688,400 2/18/00
120 87 Groundhog Day Col. 3,023,600 17.7% 1,640 1,843 17,127,300 2/12/93
121 143 The Grey ORF 2,483,000 38.1% 3,185 780 6,512,100 1/27/12
122 33 The Green Hornet Sony 4,265,500 34.6% 3,584 1,190 12,332,100 1/14/11
123 194 Great Expectations Fox 2,045,500 36.3% 1,867 1,096 5,633,400 1/30/98
124 43 Gran Torino WB 3,952,300 19.2% 2,808 1,408 20,626,100 1/09/09
125 174 Good Will Hunting Mira. 2,187,900 7.4% 1,787 1,224 29,516,700 1/09/98
126 99 Good Morning, Vietnam BV 2,859,600 9.5% 785 3,643 30,156,900 1/15/88
127 77 A Good Day to Die Hard Fox 3,127,800 36.9% 3,553 880 8,482,300 2/14/13
128 67 Gnomeo and Juliet BV 3,226,100 25.4% 2,994 1,077 12,718,500 2/11/11
129 190 Glory Road BV 2,075,500 31.9% 2,222 934 6,511,100 1/13/06
130 106 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Sony 2,792,300 42.7% 3,174 880 6,533,000 2/17/12
131 11 Ghost Rider Sony 6,597,200 39.2% 3,619 1,823 16,831,800 2/16/07
132 178 Gangster Squad WB 2,149,900 37.6% 3,103 693 5,714,400 1/11/13
133 152 From Dusk Till Dawn Mira. 2,316,900 39.6% 2,004 1,156 5,845,400 1/19/96
134 16 Friday the 13th (2009) WB (NL) 5,438,400 60.1% 3,105 1,751 9,053,200 2/13/09
135 88 Fool's Gold WB 3,006,900 30.7% 3,125 962 9,781,500 2/08/08
136 162 Focus (2015) WB 2,251,200 80.0% 3,323 677 2,813,300 2/27/15
137 146 First Sunday SGem 2,467,200 46.7% 2,213 1,115 5,283,000 1/11/08
138 189 Firewall WB 2,081,800 28.0% 2,840 733 7,442,900 2/10/06
139 93 Final Destination 3 NL 2,927,200 35.4% 2,880 1,016 8,259,200 2/10/06
140 124 Final Destination 2 NL 2,656,200 34.1% 2,834 937 7,787,900 1/31/03
141 3 Fifty Shades of Grey Uni. 10,261,600 56.8% 3,646 2,814 18,078,200 2/13/15
142 184 Falling Down WB 2,107,400 21.3% 1,220 1,727 9,880,100 2/26/93
143 197 Escape From Planet Earth Wein. 2,001,400 28.0% 3,288 609 7,158,500 2/15/13
144 118 Epic Movie Fox 2,705,300 46.8% 2,801 966 5,776,100 1/26/07
145 23 The Empire Strikes Back (Special Edition) Fox 4,787,800 32.5% 2,111 2,268 14,727,200 2/21/97
146 198 Elektra Fox 1,997,600 52.5% 3,204 623 3,808,100 1/14/05
147 81 Eight Below BV 3,082,200 24.7% 3,066 1,005 12,459,900 2/17/06
148 177 Edge of Darkness WB 2,165,300 39.7% 3,066 706 5,448,300 1/29/10
149 86 Down to Earth Par. 3,051,000 26.9% 2,521 1,210 11,340,400 2/16/01
150 136 Donnie Brasco Sony 2,540,400 27.8% 1,503 1,690 9,130,700 2/28/97
151 159 The Dilemma Uni. 2,266,700 37.5% 2,940 771 6,051,800 1/14/11
152 34 The Devil Inside Par. 4,259,200 63.3% 2,285 1,864 6,725,000 1/06/12
153 48 Dear John SGem 3,832,500 38.1% 2,969 1,291 10,064,800 2/05/10
154 94 Date Movie Fox 2,912,400 39.3% 2,896 1,006 7,412,000 2/17/06
155 199 Darkness Falls SonR 1,994,200 36.9% 2,837 703 5,398,200 1/24/03
156 9 Daredevil Fox 6,685,000 39.3% 3,471 1,926 17,005,600 2/14/03
157 40 Dante's Peak Uni. 4,026,000 27.5% 2,657 1,515 14,624,800 2/07/97
158 163 Curious George Uni. 2,244,800 25.2% 2,566 875 8,910,000 2/10/06
159 140 Crossroads Par. 2,500,400 39.1% 2,380 1,050 6,401,300 2/15/02
160 195 The Crazies Over. 2,021,100 41.1% 2,476 816 4,921,200 2/26/10
161 115 Cradle 2 the Grave WB 2,739,900 47.6% 2,625 1,044 5,756,600 2/28/03
162 160 Coraline Focus 2,258,700 21.5% 2,299 982 10,485,500 2/06/09
163 154 Cop Out WB 2,290,700 40.6% 3,150 727 5,644,700 2/26/10
164 84 Contraband Uni. 3,074,500 36.2% 2,863 1,074 8,496,600 1/13/12
165 26 Constantine WB 4,644,200 39.2% 3,006 1,545 11,852,800 2/18/05
166 196 Confessions of a Shopaholic BV 2,019,600 32.8% 2,507 806 6,166,800 2/13/09
167 131 Collateral Damage WB 2,591,800 37.6% 2,824 918 6,898,000 2/08/02
168 50 Coach Carter Par. 3,772,700 36.0% 2,524 1,495 10,493,700 1/14/05
169 14 Cloverfield Par. 5,579,100 50.0% 3,411 1,636 11,148,800 1/18/08
170 91 A Civil Action BV 2,984,900 26.7% 1,802 1,656 11,165,900 1/08/99
171 109 Chronicle (2012) Fox 2,778,300 34.1% 2,907 956 8,150,500 2/03/12
172 112 The Butterfly Effect NL 2,748,000 29.5% 2,605 1,055 9,329,900 1/23/04
173 120 The Bucket List WB 2,700,900 20.7% 2,911 928 13,019,400 1/11/08
174 56 Broken Arrow (1996) Fox 3,525,700 22.0% 2,388 1,476 16,011,300 2/09/96
175 64 Bridge to Terabithia BV 3,279,700 27.4% 3,139 1,045 11,958,200 2/16/07
176 104 Bride Wars Fox 2,822,800 34.5% 3,226 875 8,177,600 1/09/09
177 129 Born on the Fourth of July Uni. 2,606,100 15.7% 1,310 1,989 16,555,800 1/05/90
178 38 The Book of Eli WB 4,124,500 34.6% 3,111 1,326 11,928,900 1/15/10
179 92 Boogeyman SGem 2,967,300 40.7% 3,052 972 7,293,700 2/04/05
180 148 Black Sheep Par. 2,396,700 32.7% 2,045 1,172 7,334,400 2/02/96
181 22 Black Hawk Down SonR 4,924,600 26.3% 3,101 1,588 18,698,600 1/18/02
182 191 Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son Fox 2,073,900 43.0% 2,821 735 4,823,800 2/18/11
183 35 Big Momma's House 2 Fox 4,234,500 39.5% 3,261 1,298 10,712,400 1/27/06
184 168 Big Fish Sony 2,224,000 20.7% 2,406 924 10,765,400 1/09/04
185 200 Big Fat Liar Uni. 1,988,600 23.9% 2,531 786 8,323,700 2/08/02
186 165 Beauty and the Beast (3D) BV 2,241,400 37.3% 2,625 854 6,011,200 1/13/12
187 100 A Beautiful Mind Uni. 2,851,300 9.7% 1,853 1,539 29,414,700 1/04/02
188 103 The Beach Fox 2,834,500 38.4% 2,547 1,113 7,381,300 2/11/00
189 46 Barbershop 2: Back in Business MGM 3,903,600 37.2% 2,711 1,440 10,484,900 2/06/04
190 97 Are We There Yet? SonR 2,897,800 22.5% 2,709 1,070 12,897,700 1/21/05
191 2 American Sniper WB 10,755,300 26.9% 3,555 3,025 40,029,100 1/16/15
192 28 Along Came Polly Uni. 4,464,000 31.5% 2,984 1,496 14,186,300 1/16/04
193 79 Act of Valor Rela. 3,090,500 35.0% 3,039 1,017 8,829,800 2/24/12
194 96 Ace Ventura: Pet Detective WB 2,898,400 16.8% 1,750 1,656 17,276,900 2/04/94
195 71 Absolute Power Sony 3,197,800 29.3% 2,568 1,245 10,908,100 2/14/97
196 68 About Last Night (2014) SGem 3,222,200 52.7% 2,253 1,430 6,108,600 2/14/14
197 105 8MM Sony 2,805,700 38.9% 2,370 1,184 7,217,200 2/26/99
198 13 50 First Dates Sony 6,417,400 33.0% 3,591 1,787 19,469,900 2/13/04
199 70 27 Dresses Fox 3,204,400 30.0% 3,057 1,048 10,697,600 1/18/08
200 76 12 Monkeys Uni. 3,131,900 24.2% 1,533 2,043 12,927,900 1/05/96

Note: Winter is defined as the first day after New Year's week or weekend through the Thursday before the first Friday in March.


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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