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TOP OPENING WEEKENDS BY SEASON
1982-Present


Note: This chart only shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAverageTotal Gross^Date**
200 Bride of Chucky Uni. $11,830,855 36.5% 2,412 $4,904 $32,383,850 10/16/98
199 Runaway Jury Fox $11,836,705 23.9% 2,815 $4,204 $49,443,628 10/17/03
198 Hereafter WB $12,018,147 36.7% 2,181 $5,510 $32,746,941 10/22/10
197 Taxi Fox $12,029,832 32.9% 3,001 $4,008 $36,611,066 10/06/04
196 In Time Fox $12,050,368 32.1% 3,122 $3,860 $37,520,095 10/28/11
195 Timecop Uni. $12,064,625 26.9% 2,228 $5,415 $44,853,581 9/16/94
194 Look Who's Talking TriS $12,107,784 8.6% 1,208 $10,023 $140,088,813 10/13/89
193 Team America: World Police Par. $12,120,358 37.0% 2,539 $4,773 $32,786,074 10/15/04
192 Secondhand Lions NL $12,139,832 28.9% 3,013 $4,029 $42,070,939 9/19/03
191 Sicario LGF $12,148,041 25.9% 2,620 $4,637 $46,889,293 10/02/15
190 Trouble with the Curve WB $12,162,040 34.0% 3,212 $3,786 $35,763,137 9/21/12
189 The Devil's Advocate WB $12,170,536 20.0% 2,161 $5,631 $60,944,660 10/17/97
188 House at the End of The Street Rela. $12,287,234 38.9% 3,083 $3,985 $31,611,916 9/21/12
187 Devil Uni. $12,289,375 36.6% 2,809 $4,375 $33,601,190 9/17/10
186 Man of the Year Uni. $12,299,380 33.0% 2,515 $4,890 $37,327,390 10/13/06
185 Sleepers WB $12,305,745 23.1% 1,915 $6,425 $53,315,285 10/18/96
184 The Peacemaker DW $12,311,939 29.8% 2,362 $5,212 $41,263,140 9/26/97
183 Toy Story / Toy Story 2 (3D) BV $12,491,789 40.7% 1,745 $7,159 $30,702,446 10/02/09
182 The Good Son Fox $12,520,305 28.0% 1,847 $6,778 $44,789,789 9/24/93
181 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $12,525,075 35.5% 2,564 $4,884 $35,327,628 10/10/03
180 Secretariat BV $12,694,770 21.3% 3,072 $4,132 $59,713,955 10/08/10
179 Ronin MGM $12,697,641 30.5% 2,487 $5,105 $41,616,262 9/25/98
178 Get Shorty MGM $12,700,007 17.6% 1,612 $7,878 $72,101,622 10/20/95
177 A Walk Among the Tombstones Uni. $12,758,780 48.5% 2,712 $4,705 $26,307,600 9/19/14
176 Body of Lies WB $12,884,416 32.7% 2,710 $4,754 $39,394,666 10/10/08
175 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare NL $12,966,525 37.2% 1,862 $6,963 $34,872,033 9/13/91
174 Random Hearts Sony $13,012,585 41.3% 2,697 $4,824 $31,502,583 10/08/99
173 For Love of the Game Uni. $13,041,685 37.1% 2,829 $4,609 $35,188,640 9/17/99
172 Bandits MGM $13,050,700 31.4% 3,207 $4,069 $41,575,141 10/12/01
171 Matchstick Men WB $13,087,307 35.5% 2,711 $4,827 $36,906,460 9/12/03
170 Practical Magic WB $13,104,694 28.1% 2,652 $4,941 $46,683,377 10/16/98
169 Bedazzled (2000) Fox $13,106,526 34.6% 2,568 $5,103 $37,886,980 10/20/00
168 Good Boy! MGM $13,107,022 34.8% 3,225 $4,064 $37,667,746 10/10/03
167 The Judge WB $13,116,226 27.8% 3,003 $4,368 $47,119,388 10/10/14
166 Crimson Peak Uni. $13,143,310 42.3% 2,984 $4,405 $31,090,320 10/16/15
165 End of Watch ORF $13,152,683 32.1% 2,730 $4,818 $41,003,371 9/21/12
164 Kiss the Girls Par. $13,215,167 21.8% 2,271 $5,819 $60,527,873 10/03/97
163 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $13,223,887 50.0% 3,317 $3,986 $26,437,094 10/27/00
162 Everest (2015) Uni. $13,242,895 30.5% 3,006 $4,405 $43,482,270 9/25/15
161 Radio SonR $13,303,724 25.4% 3,074 $4,327 $52,333,738 10/24/03
160 Serendipity Mira. $13,309,241 26.5% 2,601 $5,116 $50,294,317 10/05/01
159 Nights in Rodanthe WB $13,418,454 32.1% 2,704 $4,962 $41,850,659 9/26/08
158 The Brave One WB $13,471,488 36.6% 2,755 $4,889 $36,793,804 9/14/07
157 Good Luck Chuck LGF $13,652,001 39.0% 2,612 $5,226 $35,017,297 9/21/07
156 Seven NL $13,949,807 13.9% 2,441 $5,714 $100,125,643 9/22/95
155 The Heartbreak Kid P/DW $14,022,105 38.1% 3,229 $4,342 $36,787,257 10/05/07
154 The Family (2013) Rela. $14,034,764 38.0% 3,091 $4,541 $36,918,811 9/13/13
153 3:10 to Yuma (2007) LGF $14,035,033 26.2% 2,652 $5,292 $53,606,916 9/07/07
152 Saw VI LGF $14,118,444 51.0% 3,036 $4,650 $27,693,292 10/23/09
151 When the Bough Breaks SGem $14,202,323 52.3% 2,246 $6,323 $27,174,721 9/09/16
150 Quarantine SGem $14,211,321 44.8% 2,461 $5,775 $31,691,811 10/10/08
149 Demolition Man WB $14,262,432 24.6% 2,246 $6,350 $58,055,768 10/08/93
148 The Specialist WB $14,317,765 25.0% 2,522 $5,677 $57,362,582 10/07/94
147 The Game Poly $14,337,029 29.7% 2,403 $5,966 $48,323,648 9/12/97
146 Gridiron Gang Sony $14,414,630 37.5% 3,504 $4,113 $38,432,823 9/15/06
145 John Wick LG/S $14,415,922 33.5% 2,589 $5,568 $43,037,835 10/24/14
144 Life as We Know It WB $14,506,464 27.2% 3,150 $4,605 $53,374,681 10/08/10
143 The Prestige BV $14,801,808 27.9% 2,281 $6,489 $53,089,891 10/20/06
142 Pitch Perfect Uni. $14,846,830 22.8% 2,770 $5,360 $65,001,093 10/05/12
141 Surrogates BV $14,902,692 38.6% 2,951 $5,050 $38,577,772 9/25/09
140 Lakeview Terrace SGem $15,004,672 38.2% 2,464 $6,090 $39,263,506 9/19/08
139 The Ring DW $15,015,393 11.6% 1,981 $7,579 $129,128,133 10/18/02
138 In & Out Par. $15,019,821 23.5% 1,992 $7,540 $63,856,929 9/19/97
137 The Tuxedo DW $15,051,028 29.8% 3,022 $4,980 $50,547,998 9/27/02
136 Thirteen Ghosts WB $15,165,355 36.2% 2,781 $5,453 $41,867,960 10/26/01
135 Pan WB $15,315,435 43.6% 3,515 $4,357 $35,088,320 10/09/15
134 Bridge of Spies BV $15,371,203 21.3% 2,811 $5,468 $72,313,754 10/16/15
133 Doom Uni. $15,488,870 54.9% 3,044 $5,088 $28,212,337 10/21/05
132 Zoolander Par. $15,525,043 34.4% 2,507 $6,192 $45,172,250 9/28/01
131 Footloose (2011) Par. $15,556,113 30.0% 3,549 $4,383 $51,802,742 10/14/11
130 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Par. $15,580,278 41.3% 3,170 $4,914 $37,762,677 9/17/04
129 I Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $15,818,645 21.8% 2,524 $6,267 $72,586,134 10/17/97
128 What Dreams May Come Poly $15,833,592 28.6% 2,526 $6,268 $55,382,927 10/02/98
127 Three Kings WB $15,847,636 26.1% 2,942 $5,386 $60,652,036 10/01/99
126 Dolphin Tale 2 WB $15,873,397 37.8% 3,656 $4,342 $42,024,533 9/12/14
125 House on Haunted Hill WB $15,946,032 39.0% 2,710 $5,884 $40,846,082 10/29/99
124 30 Days of Night Sony $15,951,902 40.3% 2,855 $5,587 $39,568,996 10/19/07
123 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DW $16,025,987 28.6% 3,645 $4,396 $56,110,897 10/07/05
122 Carrie (2013) SGem $16,101,552 45.7% 3,157 $5,100 $35,266,619 10/18/13
121 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole WB $16,112,211 28.9% 3,575 $4,507 $55,675,313 9/24/10
120 Out of Time MGM $16,185,316 39.4% 3,076 $5,261 $41,088,845 10/03/03
119 Righteous Kill Over. $16,288,361 40.6% 3,152 $5,168 $40,081,410 9/12/08
118 The Legend of Zorro Sony $16,328,506 35.1% 3,520 $4,638 $46,464,023 10/28/05
117 Just Like Heaven DW $16,408,718 34.0% 3,508 $4,677 $48,318,130 9/16/05
116 Stargate MGM $16,651,018 23.3% 2,033 $8,190 $71,567,262 10/28/94
115 Finding Nemo (3D) BV $16,687,773 40.6% 2,904 $5,746 $41,128,283 9/14/12
114 The Book of Life (2014) Fox $17,005,218 33.9% 3,071 $5,537 $50,151,543 10/17/14
113 Don't Say a Word Fox $17,090,474 31.1% 2,802 $6,099 $55,001,642 9/28/01
112 The Kingdom Uni. $17,135,055 36.0% 2,793 $6,135 $47,536,778 9/28/07
111 Antz DW $17,195,160 18.9% 2,449 $7,021 $90,757,863 10/02/98
110 K-PAX Uni. $17,215,275 34.2% 2,541 $6,775 $50,338,485 10/26/01
109 The Boxtrolls Focus $17,275,239 34.0% 3,464 $4,987 $50,837,305 9/26/14
108 Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys LGF $17,381,218 46.8% 2,070 $8,397 $37,105,289 9/12/08
107 Max Payne Fox $17,639,849 43.4% 3,376 $5,225 $40,689,393 10/17/08
106 The Intern WB $17,728,313 23.4% 3,305 $5,364 $75,764,672 9/25/15
105 Easy A SGem $17,734,040 30.4% 2,856 $6,209 $58,401,464 9/17/10
104 The Guardian BV $18,006,064 32.7% 3,241 $5,555 $55,011,732 9/29/06
103 Sinister LG/S $18,007,634 37.4% 2,527 $7,126 $48,086,903 10/12/12
102 Saw Lions $18,276,468 33.1% 2,315 $7,894 $55,185,045 10/29/04
101 Stigmata MGM $18,309,666 36.6% 2,899 $6,315 $50,046,268 9/10/99
100 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day BV $18,360,230 27.4% 3,088 $5,946 $66,954,149 10/10/14
99 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning NL $18,508,228 46.8% 2,820 $6,563 $39,517,763 10/06/06
98 The Rundown Uni. $18,553,765 38.9% 3,152 $5,886 $47,726,342 9/26/03
97 The First Wives Club Par. $18,913,411 17.9% 1,922 $9,840 $105,489,203 9/20/96
96 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Fox $19,011,188 36.2% 3,565 $5,333 $52,474,616 9/24/10
95 Riddick Uni. $19,030,375 45.3% 3,107 $6,125 $42,025,135 9/06/13
94 Burn After Reading Focus $19,128,001 31.7% 2,651 $7,215 $60,355,347 9/12/08
93 Tim Burton's Corpse Bride WB $19,145,480 35.9% 3,204 $5,975 $53,359,111 9/23/05
92 Dolphin Tale WB $19,152,401 26.5% 3,507 $5,461 $72,286,779 9/23/11
91 Blue Streak Sony $19,208,806 28.0% 2,735 $7,023 $68,518,533 9/17/99
90 Brother Bear BV $19,404,492 22.7% 3,030 $6,404 $85,336,277 11/01/03
89 Argo WB $19,458,109 14.3% 3,232 $6,020 $136,025,503 10/12/12
88 Moneyball Sony $19,501,302 25.8% 2,993 $6,516 $75,605,492 9/23/11
87 Paranormal Activity Par. $19,617,650 18.2% 760 $25,813 $107,918,810 10/16/09
86 School of Rock Par. $19,622,714 24.1% 2,614 $7,506 $81,261,177 10/03/03
85 Ouija Uni. $19,875,995 39.1% 2,858 $6,955 $50,856,010 10/24/14
84 Ray Uni. $20,039,730 26.6% 2,006 $9,989 $75,331,600 10/29/04
83 Friday Night Lights Uni. $20,269,025 33.1% 2,667 $7,599 $61,255,921 10/08/04
82 Barbershop MGM $20,627,433 27.2% 1,605 $12,851 $75,782,105 9/13/02
81 Looper TriS $20,801,552 31.3% 2,992 $6,952 $66,486,205 9/28/12
80 Prisoners WB $20,817,053 34.1% 3,260 $6,386 $61,002,302 9/20/13
79 The Grudge 2 Sony $20,825,300 53.2% 3,211 $6,485 $39,143,839 10/13/06
78 Remember the Titans BV $20,905,831 18.1% 1,865 $11,210 $115,654,751 9/29/00
77 The Forgotten SonR $21,022,111 31.3% 3,104 $6,772 $67,133,509 9/24/04
76 Law Abiding Citizen Over. $21,039,502 28.7% 2,890 $7,280 $73,357,727 10/16/09
75 Resident Evil: Retribution SGem $21,052,227 49.7% 3,012 $6,989 $42,345,531 9/14/12
74 Storks WB $21,311,407 87.7% 3,922 $5,434 $24,310,981 9/23/16
73 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? LGF $21,353,789 38.7% 2,011 $10,618 $55,204,525 10/12/07
72 Underworld SGem $21,753,759 41.9% 2,915 $7,462 $51,970,690 9/19/03
71 Red Sum. $21,761,408 24.1% 3,255 $6,686 $90,380,162 10/15/10
70 Ladder 49 BV $22,088,204 29.6% 3,260 $6,775 $74,541,707 10/01/04
69 Kill Bill Vol. 1 Mira. $22,089,322 31.5% 3,102 $7,120 $70,099,045 10/10/03
68 Contagion WB $22,403,596 29.6% 3,222 $6,953 $75,658,097 9/09/11
67 The Social Network Sony $22,445,653 23.1% 2,771 $8,100 $96,962,694 10/01/10
66 Saw 3D LGF $22,530,123 49.3% 2,808 $8,024 $45,710,178 10/29/10
65 Training Day WB $22,550,788 29.4% 2,712 $8,315 $76,631,907 10/05/01
64 Black Mass WB $22,635,037 36.2% 3,188 $7,100 $62,575,678 9/18/15
63 Jackass: The Movie Par. $22,763,437 35.4% 2,509 $9,072 $64,255,312 10/25/02
62 The Game Plan BV $22,950,971 25.3% 3,103 $7,396 $90,648,202 9/28/07
61 Resident Evil: Apocalypse SGem $23,036,273 45.0% 3,284 $7,014 $51,201,453 9/10/04
60 Double Jeopardy Par. $23,162,542 19.8% 2,547 $9,094 $116,741,558 9/24/99
59 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $23,234,394 32.2% 3,481 $6,675 $72,091,016 10/28/09
58 Once Upon a Time in Mexico Sony $23,424,118 41.6% 3,282 $7,137 $56,359,780 9/12/03
57 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself LGF $23,446,785 45.3% 2,255 $10,398 $51,733,921 9/11/09
56 Dracula Untold Uni. $23,514,615 41.8% 2,885 $8,151 $56,280,355 10/10/14
55 Goosebumps Sony $23,618,556 29.5% 3,501 $6,746 $80,080,379 10/16/15
54 Open Season Sony $23,624,548 27.8% 3,833 $6,163 $85,105,259 9/29/06
53 Resident Evil: Extinction SGem $23,678,580 46.8% 2,828 $8,372 $50,648,679 9/21/07
52 Fury (2014) Sony $23,702,421 27.6% 3,173 $7,470 $85,817,906 10/17/14
51 The Town WB $23,808,032 25.8% 2,861 $8,322 $92,186,262 9/17/10
50 No Good Deed (2014) SGem $24,250,283 46.2% 2,175 $11,150 $52,543,632 9/12/14
49 Flightplan BV $24,629,938 27.5% 3,424 $7,193 $89,707,299 9/23/05
48 Zombieland Sony $24,733,155 32.7% 3,036 $8,147 $75,590,286 10/02/09
47 The Visit Uni. $25,427,560 39.0% 3,069 $8,285 $65,206,105 9/11/15
46 Captain Phillips Sony $25,718,314 24.0% 3,020 $8,516 $107,100,855 10/11/13
45 The Perfect Guy SGem $25,888,154 45.4% 2,221 $11,656 $57,027,435 9/11/15
44 Resident Evil: Afterlife SGem $26,650,264 44.3% 3,203 $8,320 $60,128,566 9/10/10
43 The Departed WB $26,887,467 20.3% 3,017 $8,911 $132,384,315 10/06/06
42 Real Steel BV $27,319,677 32.0% 3,440 $7,942 $85,468,508 10/07/11
41 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre NL $28,094,014 34.9% 3,016 $9,314 $80,571,655 10/17/03
40 Meet the Parents Uni. $28,623,300 17.2% 2,614 $10,950 $166,244,045 10/06/00
39 Jackass: Number Two Par. $29,002,002 39.8% 3,059 $9,480 $72,778,712 9/22/06
38 Paranormal Activity 4 Par. $29,003,866 53.8% 3,412 $8,501 $53,900,335 10/19/12
37 Eagle Eye P/DW $29,150,721 28.7% 3,510 $8,305 $101,440,743 9/26/08
36 Beverly Hills Chihuahua BV $29,300,465 31.0% 3,215 $9,114 $94,514,402 10/03/08
35 Saw V LGF $30,053,954 53.0% 3,060 $9,822 $56,746,769 10/24/08
34 The Exorcism of Emily Rose SGem $30,054,300 40.0% 2,981 $10,081 $75,072,454 9/09/05
33 The Lion King (in 3D) BV $30,151,614 32.0% 2,330 $12,941 $94,242,001 9/16/11
32 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $30,304,648 24.3% 3,119 $9,716 $124,870,275 9/18/09
31 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Fox $30,316,510 37.1% 3,791 $7,997 $81,697,192 9/18/15
30 Saw II Lions $31,725,652 36.4% 2,949 $10,758 $87,039,965 10/28/05
29 Saw IV LGF $31,756,764 50.2% 3,183 $9,976 $63,300,095 10/26/07
28 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Par. $32,055,177 31.4% 3,336 $9,609 $102,003,019 10/25/13
27 The Maze Runner Fox $32,512,804 31.7% 3,604 $9,021 $102,427,862 9/19/14
26 Where the Wild Things Are WB $32,695,407 42.3% 3,735 $8,754 $77,233,467 10/16/09
25 Rush Hour NL $33,001,803 23.4% 2,638 $12,510 $141,186,864 9/18/98
24 Saw III LGF $33,610,391 41.9% 3,167 $10,612 $80,238,724 10/27/06
23 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $34,017,930 28.4% 4,001 $8,502 $119,793,567 9/27/13
22 Puss in Boots P/DW $34,077,439 22.8% 3,952 $8,623 $149,260,504 10/28/11
21 The Equalizer Sony $34,137,828 33.6% 3,236 $10,549 $101,530,738 9/26/14
20 Couples Retreat Uni. $34,286,740 31.4% 3,000 $11,429 $109,204,945 10/09/09
19 The Magnificent Seven (2016) Sony $34,703,397 79.3% 3,674 $9,446 $43,754,232 9/23/16
18 Sully WB $35,028,301 36.5% 3,525 $9,937 $95,862,791 9/09/16
17 Sweet Home Alabama BV $35,648,740 28.0% 3,293 $10,825 $127,223,418 9/27/02
16 Red Dragon Uni. $36,540,945 39.2% 3,357 $10,885 $93,149,898 10/04/02
15 Annabelle WB (NL) $37,134,255 44.1% 3,185 $11,659 $84,273,813 10/03/14
14 Gone Girl Fox $37,513,109 22.4% 3,014 $12,446 $167,767,189 10/03/14
13 The Grudge Sony $39,128,715 35.5% 3,245 $12,058 $110,359,362 10/22/04
12 Insidious Chapter 2 FD $40,272,103 48.2% 3,049 $13,208 $83,586,447 9/13/13
11 Paranormal Activity 2 Par. $40,678,424 48.0% 3,216 $12,649 $84,752,907 10/22/10
10 High School Musical 3: Senior Year BV $42,030,184 46.4% 3,623 $11,601 $90,559,416 10/24/08
9 Hotel Transylvania Sony $42,522,194 28.7% 3,349 $12,697 $148,313,048 9/28/12
8 Shark Tale DW $47,604,606 29.6% 4,016 $11,853 $160,861,908 10/01/04
7 Scary Movie 3 Dim. $48,113,770 43.7% 3,505 $13,727 $110,003,217 10/24/03
6 Hotel Transylvania 2 Sony $48,464,322 28.6% 3,754 $12,910 $169,700,110 9/25/15
5 Taken 2 Fox $49,514,769 35.4% 3,661 $13,525 $139,854,287 10/05/12
4 Jackass 3-D Par. $50,353,641 43.0% 3,081 $16,343 $117,229,692 10/15/10
3 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $52,568,183 50.5% 3,321 $15,829 $104,028,807 10/21/11
2 The Martian Fox $54,308,575 23.8% 3,831 $14,176 $228,433,663 10/02/15
1 Gravity WB $55,785,112 20.4% 3,575 $15,604 $274,092,705 10/04/13

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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