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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 85 Zero Dark Thirty Sony 3,078,000 25.5% 2,937 1,048 12,053,700 1/11/13
2 133 You Got Served SGem 2,596,300 39.9% 1,933 1,343 6,499,800 1/30/04
3 130 The Woman in Black CBS 2,635,600 38.4% 2,855 923 6,858,600 2/03/12
4 45 The Wolfman Uni. 3,959,700 50.8% 3,222 1,229 7,796,200 2/12/10
5 138 The Whole Nine Yards WB 2,547,500 24.0% 2,910 875 10,623,800 2/18/00
6 54 White Noise Uni. 3,761,900 42.8% 2,261 1,664 8,796,700 1/07/05
7 65 When a Stranger Calls SGem 3,298,800 45.1% 2,999 1,100 7,306,900 2/03/06
8 166 Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins Uni. 2,257,300 38.2% 2,387 946 5,910,400 2/08/08
9 44 The Wedding Singer NL 4,022,400 23.5% 2,821 1,426 17,110,000 2/13/98
10 139 The Wedding Ringer SGem 2,543,000 32.0% 3,003 847 7,937,200 1/16/15
11 152 The Wedding Planner Sony 2,387,000 22.4% 2,785 857 10,671,500 1/26/01
12 137 Warm Bodies LG/S 2,563,500 30.7% 3,009 852 8,352,000 2/01/13
13 189 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 92 Varsity Blues Par. 2,992,900 28.7% 2,121 1,411 10,412,200 1/15/99
16 76 Vantage Point Sony 3,185,900 31.7% 3,149 1,012 10,064,900 2/22/08
17 7 Valentine's Day WB (NL) 7,076,800 50.9% 3,665 1,931 13,898,300 2/12/10
18 111 Unknown WB 2,780,700 34.3% 3,043 914 8,102,600 2/18/11
19 110 Underworld: Rise of the Lycans SGem 2,792,000 43.8% 2,942 949 6,379,200 1/23/09
20 41 Underworld: Evolution SGem 4,100,300 43.1% 3,207 1,278 9,514,300 1/20/06
21 75 Underworld Awakening SGem 3,195,300 40.1% 3,078 1,038 7,959,300 1/20/12
22 128 The Unborn (2009) Uni. 2,655,600 44.7% 2,357 1,127 5,943,000 1/09/09
23 28 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 63 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
26 117 Traffic USA 2,741,600 12.5% 1,510 1,816 21,929,600 1/05/01
27 176 This Means War Fox 2,197,700 31.8% 3,189 689 6,907,700 2/17/12
28 119 Texas Chainsaw 3D LGF 2,738,600 63.3% 2,654 1,032 4,325,200 1/04/13
29 23 Taken 3 Fox 4,827,800 43.9% 3,594 1,343 10,989,500 1/09/15
30 64 Taken Fox 3,313,300 16.4% 3,183 1,041 20,195,100 1/30/09
31 77 Stomp the Yard SGem 3,173,400 35.6% 2,051 1,547 8,918,100 1/12/07
32 131 Step Up 2 the Streets BV 2,633,500 32.6% 2,470 1,066 8,080,500 2/14/08
33 105 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 8 The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Par. 6,818,400 34.0% 3,641 1,873 20,049,400 2/06/15
36 129 The Spiderwick Chronicles Par. 2,646,800 26.7% 3,847 688 9,915,700 2/14/08
37 168 Spice World Sony 2,244,600 35.9% 2,339 960 6,256,400 1/23/98
38 86 Sphere WB 3,077,600 39.0% 2,814 1,094 7,893,500 2/13/98
39 72 Son of God Fox 3,216,300 43.0% 3,260 987 7,483,800 2/28/14
40 88 Snow Dogs BV 3,066,100 21.9% 2,302 1,332 13,971,200 1/18/02
41 126 Snow Day Par. 2,659,000 23.9% 2,664 998 11,135,500 2/11/00
42 185 Smokin' Aces Uni. 2,127,700 40.9% 2,218 959 5,201,700 1/26/07
43 68 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 78 She's All That Mira. 3,162,500 25.4% 2,222 1,423 12,473,800 1/29/99
46 69 Shanghai Knights BV 3,251,000 32.4% 2,753 1,181 10,029,300 2/07/03
47 188 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 39 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
51 124 Safe Haven Rela. 2,695,400 30.0% 3,223 836 8,986,000 2/14/13
52 170 Rumble in the Bronx NL 2,230,400 30.4% 1,736 1,285 7,328,500 2/23/96
53 120 RoboCop (2014) Sony 2,723,800 37.0% 3,372 808 7,354,700 2/12/14
54 42 Ride Along 2 Uni. 4,050,900 45.4% 3,175 1,276 8,919,600 1/15/16
55 17 Ride Along Uni. 5,215,600 30.8% 2,663 1,959 16,943,100 1/17/14
56 29 The Revenant Fox 4,577,800 26.5% 3,375 1,356 17,268,500 1/08/16
57 196 Return to Never Land BV 2,046,400 24.6% 2,605 786 8,335,700 2/15/02
58 154 Red Tails Fox 2,371,500 37.7% 2,512 944 6,296,800 1/20/12
59 122 The Recruit BV 2,703,500 30.9% 2,376 1,138 8,756,600 1/31/03
60 142 Rambo LGF 2,535,400 42.6% 2,751 922 5,954,600 1/25/08
61 179 Racing Stripes WB 2,171,600 28.0% 3,185 682 7,764,800 1/14/05
62 141 Queen of the Damned WB 2,540,000 48.6% 2,511 1,012 5,221,500 2/22/02
63 191 Platoon Orion 2,091,900 5.9% 856 2,444 35,436,000 2/06/87
64 182 Pitch Black USA 2,148,000 29.5% 1,832 1,172 7,280,300 2/18/00
65 83 The Pink Panther (2006) Sony 3,087,100 24.6% 3,477 888 12,553,700 2/10/06
66 48 Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief Fox 3,929,100 35.2% 3,356 1,171 11,165,800 2/12/10
67 38 Payback Par. 4,177,500 26.0% 2,729 1,531 16,048,400 2/05/99
68 34 Paul Blart: Mall Cop Sony 4,267,100 20.9% 3,144 1,357 20,381,100 1/16/09
69 1 The Passion of the Christ NM 13,502,100 22.6% 3,043 4,437 59,625,500 2/25/04
70 157 Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones Par. 2,304,500 56.5% 2,867 804 4,078,200 1/03/14
71 155 Paddington W/Dim. 2,335,800 24.9% 3,303 707 9,381,000 1/16/15
72 135 Orange County Par. 2,590,900 36.6% 2,317 1,118 7,069,900 1/11/02
73 101 Old School DW 2,894,400 23.1% 2,689 1,076 12,534,800 2/21/03
74 150 The Nut Job ORF 2,440,100 30.3% 3,427 712 8,063,700 1/17/14
75 186 The Number 23 NL 2,122,500 41.5% 2,759 769 5,115,300 2/23/07
76 116 Notorious (2009) FoxS 2,747,700 53.5% 1,638 1,677 5,131,400 1/16/09
77 21 Norbit P/DW 4,970,300 35.7% 3,136 1,585 13,906,000 2/09/07
78 57 Non-Stop Uni. 3,627,600 31.5% 3,090 1,174 11,517,100 2/28/14
79 145 No Strings Attached Par. 2,500,400 28.3% 3,018 828 8,821,800 1/21/11
80 162 A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors NL 2,271,200 19.8% 1,343 1,691 11,456,100 2/27/87
81 125 Next Friday NL 2,683,700 25.2% 1,103 2,433 10,636,100 1/12/00
82 153 National Security Sony 2,383,000 39.5% 2,729 873 6,033,400 1/17/03
83 174 Nanny McPhee Uni. 2,214,300 30.8% 1,995 1,110 7,197,600 1/27/06
84 104 My Bloody Valentine 3-D LGF 2,847,400 39.7% 2,534 1,124 7,179,100 1/16/09
85 190 Mr. Holland's Opus BV 2,094,400 11.2% 1,409 1,486 18,681,000 1/19/96
86 113 The Monuments Men Sony 2,764,300 28.2% 3,083 897 9,792,500 2/07/14
87 81 Miracle BV 3,120,400 30.1% 2,605 1,198 10,366,800 2/06/04
88 184 The Messengers SGem 2,138,600 41.6% 2,528 846 5,141,700 2/02/07
89 66 Message in a Bottle WB 3,297,600 31.7% 2,538 1,299 10,409,500 2/12/99
90 136 Meet the Spartans Fox 2,577,400 48.4% 2,605 989 5,325,000 1/25/08
91 195 Medicine Man BV 2,046,800 18.7% 1,304 1,570 10,964,000 2/07/92
92 58 Mama Uni. 3,577,100 39.7% 2,647 1,351 9,020,400 1/18/13
93 183 The Lovely Bones P/DW 2,139,000 38.5% 2,563 835 5,550,700 1/15/10
94 25 Lone Survivor Uni. 4,755,000 30.3% 2,875 1,654 15,713,900 1/10/14
95 173 Loaded Weapon 1 NL 2,222,900 32.9% 1,989 1,117 6,758,300 2/05/93
96 5 The LEGO Movie WB 8,674,700 26.8% 3,775 2,298 32,315,300 2/07/14
97 175 Legion (2010) SGem 2,201,500 43.6% 2,476 889 5,052,600 1/22/10
98 26 Kung Fu Panda 3 Fox 4,745,100 58.3% 3,955 1,200 8,143,100 1/29/16
99 31 Kingsman: The Secret Service Fox 4,458,900 28.4% 3,204 1,392 15,714,200 2/13/15
100 114 Kangaroo Jack WB 2,749,600 24.8% 2,818 976 11,100,300 1/17/03
101 55 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never Par. 3,755,000 40.4% 3,105 1,209 9,289,300 2/11/11
102 98 Just Married Fox 2,910,300 31.3% 2,766 1,052 9,308,000 1/10/03
103 50 Just Go With It Sony 3,882,300 29.6% 3,548 1,094 13,107,900 2/11/11
104 164 Jupiter Ascending WB 2,262,600 38.8% 3,181 711 5,829,700 2/06/15
105 52 Jumper Fox 3,809,900 34.1% 3,428 1,111 11,166,000 2/14/08
106 61 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island WB (NL) 3,451,400 26.4% 3,470 995 13,094,300 2/10/12
107 60 John Q. NL 3,489,700 28.3% 2,466 1,415 12,350,600 2/15/02
108 171 In Good Company Uni. 2,229,300 31.2% 1,566 1,424 7,146,500 1/14/05
109 32 Identity Thief Uni. 4,351,500 25.7% 3,141 1,385 16,940,400 2/08/13
110 148 I Am Number Four BV 2,474,500 35.3% 3,154 785 7,010,200 2/18/11
111 47 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days Par. 3,942,800 22.5% 2,923 1,349 17,547,800 2/07/03
112 160 Hotel for Dogs P/DW 2,280,500 22.4% 3,271 697 10,171,900 1/16/09
113 93 Hostel Lions 2,985,700 41.3% 2,195 1,360 7,225,400 1/06/06
114 9 Hitch Sony 6,730,500 24.0% 3,575 1,883 28,002,400 2/11/05
115 62 Hide and Seek Fox 3,425,800 43.0% 3,005 1,140 7,972,000 1/28/05
116 56 He's Just Not That Into You WB (NL) 3,724,600 28.5% 3,175 1,173 13,085,500 2/06/09
117 161 A Haunted House ORF 2,279,800 45.2% 2,160 1,055 5,043,000 1/11/13
118 178 Hard to Kill WB 2,178,200 19.4% 1,301 1,674 11,208,200 2/09/90
119 147 Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters Par. 2,480,000 35.4% 3,372 736 7,011,100 1/25/13
120 4 Hannibal MGM 10,247,900 35.1% 3,230 3,173 29,168,200 2/09/01
121 33 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
122 143 Hanging Up Sony 2,517,300 37.6% 2,618 961 6,688,400 2/18/00
123 90 Groundhog Day Col. 3,023,600 17.7% 1,640 1,843 17,127,300 2/12/93
124 146 The Grey ORF 2,483,000 38.1% 3,185 780 6,512,100 1/27/12
125 35 The Green Hornet Sony 4,265,500 34.6% 3,584 1,190 12,332,100 1/14/11
126 197 Great Expectations Fox 2,045,500 36.3% 1,867 1,096 5,633,400 1/30/98
127 46 Gran Torino WB 3,952,300 19.2% 2,808 1,408 20,626,100 1/09/09
128 177 Good Will Hunting Mira. 2,187,900 7.4% 1,787 1,224 29,516,700 1/09/98
129 102 Good Morning, Vietnam BV 2,859,600 9.5% 785 3,643 30,156,900 1/15/88
130 80 A Good Day to Die Hard Fox 3,127,800 36.9% 3,553 880 8,482,300 2/14/13
131 70 Gnomeo and Juliet BV 3,226,100 25.4% 2,994 1,077 12,718,500 2/11/11
132 193 Glory Road BV 2,075,500 31.9% 2,222 934 6,511,100 1/13/06
133 109 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Sony 2,792,300 42.7% 3,174 880 6,533,000 2/17/12
134 11 Ghost Rider Sony 6,597,200 39.2% 3,619 1,823 16,831,800 2/16/07
135 181 Gangster Squad WB 2,149,900 37.1% 3,103 693 5,793,400 1/11/13
136 156 From Dusk Till Dawn Mira. 2,316,900 39.6% 2,004 1,156 5,845,400 1/19/96
137 16 Friday the 13th (2009) WB (NL) 5,438,400 60.1% 3,105 1,751 9,053,200 2/13/09
138 91 Fool's Gold WB 3,006,900 30.7% 3,125 962 9,781,500 2/08/08
139 158 Focus (2015) WB 2,301,100 34.8% 3,323 692 6,610,200 2/27/15
140 149 First Sunday SGem 2,467,200 46.7% 2,213 1,115 5,283,000 1/11/08
141 192 Firewall WB 2,081,800 28.0% 2,840 733 7,442,900 2/10/06
142 96 Final Destination 3 NL 2,927,200 35.4% 2,880 1,016 8,259,200 2/10/06
143 127 Final Destination 2 NL 2,656,200 34.1% 2,834 937 7,787,900 1/31/03
144 3 Fifty Shades of Grey Uni. 10,489,100 51.3% 3,646 2,877 20,451,600 2/13/15
145 187 Falling Down WB 2,107,400 21.3% 1,220 1,727 9,880,100 2/26/93
146 200 Escape From Planet Earth Wein. 2,001,400 28.0% 3,288 609 7,158,500 2/15/13
147 121 Epic Movie Fox 2,705,300 46.8% 2,801 966 5,776,100 1/26/07
148 24 The Empire Strikes Back (Special Edition) Fox 4,787,800 32.5% 2,111 2,268 14,727,200 2/21/97
149 84 Eight Below BV 3,082,200 24.7% 3,066 1,005 12,459,900 2/17/06
150 180 Edge of Darkness WB 2,165,300 39.7% 3,066 706 5,448,300 1/29/10
151 89 Down to Earth Par. 3,051,000 26.9% 2,521 1,210 11,340,400 2/16/01
152 140 Donnie Brasco Sony 2,540,400 27.8% 1,503 1,690 9,130,700 2/28/97
153 163 The Dilemma Uni. 2,266,700 37.5% 2,940 771 6,051,800 1/14/11
154 36 The Devil Inside Par. 4,259,200 63.3% 2,285 1,864 6,725,000 1/06/12
155 51 Dear John SGem 3,832,500 38.1% 2,969 1,291 10,064,800 2/05/10
156 97 Date Movie Fox 2,912,400 39.3% 2,896 1,006 7,412,000 2/17/06
157 10 Daredevil Fox 6,685,000 39.3% 3,471 1,926 17,005,600 2/14/03
158 43 Dante's Peak Uni. 4,026,000 27.5% 2,657 1,515 14,624,800 2/07/97
159 167 Curious George Uni. 2,244,800 25.2% 2,566 875 8,910,000 2/10/06
160 144 Crossroads Par. 2,500,400 39.1% 2,380 1,050 6,401,300 2/15/02
161 198 The Crazies Over. 2,021,100 41.1% 2,476 816 4,921,200 2/26/10
162 118 Cradle 2 the Grave WB 2,739,900 47.6% 2,625 1,044 5,756,600 2/28/03
163 165 Coraline Focus 2,258,700 21.5% 2,299 982 10,485,500 2/06/09
164 159 Cop Out WB 2,290,700 40.6% 3,150 727 5,644,700 2/26/10
165 87 Contraband Uni. 3,074,500 36.2% 2,863 1,074 8,496,600 1/13/12
166 27 Constantine WB 4,644,200 39.2% 3,006 1,545 11,852,800 2/18/05
167 199 Confessions of a Shopaholic BV 2,019,600 32.8% 2,507 806 6,166,800 2/13/09
168 134 Collateral Damage WB 2,591,800 37.6% 2,824 918 6,898,000 2/08/02
169 53 Coach Carter Par. 3,772,700 36.0% 2,524 1,495 10,493,700 1/14/05
170 14 Cloverfield Par. 5,579,100 50.0% 3,411 1,636 11,148,800 1/18/08
171 94 A Civil Action BV 2,984,900 26.7% 1,802 1,656 11,165,900 1/08/99
172 112 Chronicle (2012) Fox 2,778,300 34.1% 2,907 956 8,150,500 2/03/12
173 115 The Butterfly Effect NL 2,748,000 29.5% 2,605 1,055 9,329,900 1/23/04
174 123 The Bucket List WB 2,700,900 20.7% 2,911 928 13,019,400 1/11/08
175 59 Broken Arrow (1996) Fox 3,525,700 22.0% 2,388 1,476 16,011,300 2/09/96
176 67 Bridge to Terabithia BV 3,279,700 27.4% 3,139 1,045 11,958,200 2/16/07
177 107 Bride Wars Fox 2,822,800 34.5% 3,226 875 8,177,600 1/09/09
178 132 Born on the Fourth of July Uni. 2,606,100 15.7% 1,310 1,989 16,555,800 1/05/90
179 40 The Book of Eli WB 4,124,500 34.6% 3,111 1,326 11,928,900 1/15/10
180 95 Boogeyman SGem 2,967,300 40.7% 3,052 972 7,293,700 2/04/05
181 151 Black Sheep Par. 2,396,700 32.7% 2,045 1,172 7,334,400 2/02/96
182 22 Black Hawk Down SonR 4,924,600 26.3% 3,101 1,588 18,698,600 1/18/02
183 194 Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son Fox 2,073,900 43.0% 2,821 735 4,823,800 2/18/11
184 37 Big Momma's House 2 Fox 4,234,500 39.5% 3,261 1,298 10,712,400 1/27/06
185 172 Big Fish Sony 2,224,000 20.7% 2,406 924 10,765,400 1/09/04
186 169 Beauty and the Beast (3D) BV 2,241,400 37.3% 2,625 854 6,011,200 1/13/12
187 103 A Beautiful Mind Uni. 2,851,300 9.7% 1,853 1,539 29,414,700 1/04/02
188 106 The Beach Fox 2,834,500 38.4% 2,547 1,113 7,381,300 2/11/00
189 49 Barbershop 2: Back in Business MGM 3,903,600 37.2% 2,711 1,440 10,484,900 2/06/04
190 100 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 10,993,700 25.5% 3,555 3,092 43,080,000 1/16/15
192 30 Along Came Polly Uni. 4,464,000 31.5% 2,984 1,496 14,186,300 1/16/04
193 82 Act of Valor Rela. 3,090,500 35.0% 3,039 1,017 8,829,800 2/24/12
194 99 Ace Ventura: Pet Detective WB 2,898,400 16.8% 1,750 1,656 17,276,900 2/04/94
195 74 Absolute Power Sony 3,197,800 29.3% 2,568 1,245 10,908,100 2/14/97
196 71 About Last Night (2014) SGem 3,222,200 52.7% 2,253 1,430 6,108,600 2/14/14
197 108 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 73 27 Dresses Fox 3,204,400 30.0% 3,057 1,048 10,697,600 1/18/08
200 79 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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