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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 TotalTheatersAverageAdjusted Gross^Date**
1 Star Wars: The Force Awakens BV $232,860,700 26.4% 4,134 $56,328 $883,300,400 12/18/15
2 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $154,666,700 37.0% 4,163 $37,152 $417,606,600 11/22/13
3 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $153,350,300 48.2% 4,024 $38,109 $317,895,300 11/20/09
4 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story BV $144,143,000 29.2% 4,157 $34,675 $493,808,000 12/16/16
5 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $144,119,900 49.1% 4,061 $35,489 $293,408,700 11/18/11
6 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $143,170,500 48.2% 4,070 $35,177 $296,803,900 11/16/12
7 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $130,880,500 35.5% 3,858 $33,924 $369,082,000 11/18/05
8 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $130,336,900 28.5% 3,672 $35,495 $456,809,000 11/16/01
9 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $127,514,600 42.2% 4,125 $30,912 $302,201,700 11/19/10
10 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $124,248,000 33.9% 3,682 $33,744 $366,962,700 11/15/02
11 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 LGF $119,988,400 36.1% 4,151 $28,906 $332,738,700 11/21/14
12 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $98,405,400 19.6% 3,703 $26,574 $502,766,600 12/17/03
13 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 LGF $96,411,600 36.4% 4,175 $23,093 $264,721,100 11/20/15
14 The Incredibles BV $92,708,600 27.0% 3,933 $23,572 $343,384,700 11/05/04
15 Toy Story 2 BV $92,296,600 23.6% 3,236 $28,521 $390,824,400 11/24/99
16 I Am Legend WB $91,688,400 30.6% 3,606 $25,426 $300,035,000 12/14/07
17 Monsters, Inc. BV $90,327,700 24.5% 3,237 $27,904 $368,369,900 11/02/01
18 Skyfall Sony $89,682,000 29.0% 3,505 $25,587 $309,169,200 11/09/12
19 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $87,194,800 18.6% 3,622 $24,073 $468,135,000 12/18/02
20 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB (NL) $85,878,700 27.8% 4,045 $21,231 $309,101,400 12/14/12
21 Thor: The Dark World BV $83,889,600 41.5% 3,841 $21,841 $202,132,900 11/08/13
22 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $83,556,200 22.6% 3,616 $23,107 $369,089,700 12/09/05
23 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $83,492,100 21.2% 3,127 $26,700 $393,032,800 11/17/00
24 Avatar Fox $82,693,600 10.6% 3,452 $23,955 $783,646,900 12/18/09
25 Twilight Sum. $79,239,600 36.3% 3,419 $23,176 $218,032,100 11/21/08
26 Doctor Strange BV $79,058,700 36.6% 3,882 $20,366 $216,215,900 11/04/16
27 Quantum of Solace Sony $76,840,000 40.1% 3,451 $22,266 $191,583,600 11/14/08
28 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB (NL) $72,057,600 28.0% 3,903 $18,462 $257,478,300 12/13/13
29 8 Mile Uni. $72,054,300 43.9% 2,470 $29,172 $164,052,000 11/08/02
30 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $71,807,900 35.1% 4,056 $17,704 $204,572,100 11/07/08
31 Interview with the Vampire WB $71,125,300 34.6% 2,604 $27,315 $205,292,700 11/11/94
32 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls WB $71,002,100 34.9% 2,652 $26,771 $203,420,700 11/10/95
33 2012 Sony $70,038,300 39.3% 3,404 $20,575 $178,163,100 11/13/09
34 Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them WB $69,155,400 31.8% 4,144 $16,688 $217,456,100 11/18/16
35 The Waterboy BV $68,659,500 24.6% 2,664 $25,773 $279,500,800 11/06/98
36 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $68,148,000 15.3% 3,359 $20,288 $445,017,900 12/19/01
37 Sherlock Holmes WB $66,889,100 30.5% 3,626 $18,447 $219,501,100 12/25/09
38 Die Another Day MGM $66,192,500 29.4% 3,314 $19,972 $225,361,600 11/22/02
39 Spectre Sony $66,114,200 35.2% 3,929 $16,827 $187,925,100 11/06/15
40 Frozen BV $65,938,600 16.5% 3,742 $17,621 $400,665,100 11/27/13
41 The Matrix Revolutions WB $65,678,600 34.8% 3,502 $18,754 $188,689,600 11/05/03
42 King Kong Uni. $63,894,400 23.2% 3,568 $17,906 $275,905,800 12/14/05
43 Ransom BV $63,245,600 25.2% 2,676 $23,634 $251,300,300 11/08/96
44 101 Dalmatians (1996) BV $61,929,400 24.9% 2,794 $22,164 $248,759,100 11/27/96
45 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $61,278,700 17.9% 2,222 $27,577 $341,911,200 11/20/92
46 Charlie's Angels Sony $60,825,700 32.1% 3,037 $20,028 $189,720,500 11/03/00
47 Meet the Fockers Uni. $60,677,700 16.8% 3,518 $17,248 $360,893,600 12/22/04
48 Bram Stoker's Dracula Col. $60,087,300 37.0% 2,491 $24,120 $162,460,500 11/13/92
49 Scream 2 Dim. $58,607,500 32.8% 2,663 $22,007 $178,928,900 12/12/97
50 A Bug's Life BV $57,935,700 20.8% 2,686 $21,569 $278,887,100 11/25/98
51 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $57,282,900 23.9% 1,865 $30,715 $239,795,800 11/22/89
52 The World Is Not Enough MGM $57,124,100 28.1% 3,163 $18,059 $203,055,600 11/19/99
53 Star Trek: First Contact Par. $56,776,200 33.5% 2,812 $20,190 $169,457,100 11/22/96
54 Big Hero 6 BV $55,335,400 25.2% 3,761 $14,713 $219,613,200 11/07/14
55 Ocean's Eleven WB $55,007,200 21.0% 3,075 $17,887 $262,050,700 12/07/01
56 Toy Story BV $54,730,800 15.3% 2,457 $22,275 $358,404,200 11/22/95
57 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB (NL) $53,867,200 21.2% 3,875 $13,901 $253,914,700 12/17/14
58 National Treasure: Book of Secrets BV $53,180,700 20.9% 3,832 $13,877 $254,679,700 12/21/07
59 Moana BV $52,636,900 22.8% 3,875 $13,584 $230,946,300 11/23/16
60 Alvin and the Chipmunks Fox $52,615,100 20.8% 3,475 $15,141 $252,868,400 12/14/07
61 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Fox $52,472,000 22.7% 3,700 $14,182 $231,243,000 12/23/09
62 The Cat in the Hat Uni. $51,931,900 38.0% 3,464 $14,992 $136,834,400 11/21/03
63 Happy Feet WB $51,805,800 21.1% 3,804 $13,618 $245,195,500 11/17/06
64 American Gangster Uni. $51,733,600 33.5% 3,054 $16,940 $154,499,000 11/02/07
65 Ocean's Twelve WB $51,511,000 31.4% 3,290 $15,656 $164,020,400 12/10/04
66 Chicken Little BV $51,046,300 29.6% 3,654 $13,969 $172,444,400 11/04/05
67 Titanic Par. $50,974,600 4.9% 2,674 $19,063 $1,048,585,900 12/19/97
68 What Women Want Par. $50,951,900 18.8% 3,012 $16,916 $270,342,800 12/15/00
69 Casino Royale Sony $50,932,300 24.5% 3,434 $14,831 $207,752,300 11/17/06
70 Space Jam WB $50,884,200 30.6% 2,650 $19,201 $166,404,500 11/15/96
71 Pokemon: The First Movie WB $49,915,300 36.2% 3,043 $16,403 $137,732,200 11/10/99
72 Wreck-It Ralph BV $49,769,700 25.9% 3,752 $13,265 $192,438,100 11/02/12
73 Tangled BV $49,741,200 24.2% 3,603 $13,805 $205,666,500 11/24/10
74 GoldenEye MGM $49,217,200 24.7% 2,667 $18,453 $199,380,200 11/17/95
75 Sleepy Hollow Par. $48,345,300 29.9% 3,064 $15,777 $161,644,700 11/19/99
76 The Rugrats Movie Par. $47,594,100 27.5% 2,782 $17,106 $173,181,300 11/20/98
77 Flubber BV $47,569,700 28.9% 2,641 $18,011 $164,534,200 11/26/97
78 The Addams Family Par. $46,970,200 21.2% 2,411 $19,480 $221,132,300 11/22/91
79 Megamind P/DW $46,936,000 31.0% 3,944 $11,901 $151,380,500 11/05/10
80 Interstellar Par. $46,766,200 25.2% 3,561 $13,133 $185,372,700 11/07/14
81 National Treasure BV $46,234,200 20.4% 3,017 $15,324 $226,577,300 11/19/04
82 Rocky IV UA $46,008,700 15.9% 1,325 $34,721 $289,114,200 11/27/85
83 Unbreakable BV $45,974,500 32.0% 2,708 $16,977 $143,504,500 11/22/00
84 Star Trek: Generations Par. $45,182,000 30.6% 2,659 $16,993 $147,430,500 11/18/94
85 Bee Movie P/DW $45,150,000 30.1% 3,928 $11,494 $150,223,100 11/02/07
86 Tron Legacy BV $44,905,600 25.6% 3,451 $13,013 $175,499,700 12/17/10
87 Tomorrow Never Dies MGM $44,753,500 20.4% 2,807 $15,943 $219,864,300 12/19/97
88 Patch Adams Uni. $44,007,000 19.7% 2,712 $16,227 $223,370,700 12/25/98
89 Cast Away Fox $43,780,600 12.8% 2,774 $15,782 $342,275,500 12/22/00
90 Trolls Fox $43,295,600 30.3% 4,060 $10,664 $142,844,100 11/04/16
91 Catch Me If You Can DW $42,261,300 18.9% 3,156 $13,390 $223,990,000 12/25/02
92 Elf NL $42,155,400 18.0% 3,337 $12,632 $234,439,300 11/07/03
93 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Par. $42,123,800 37.5% 3,212 $13,114 $112,182,000 11/19/04
94 The Peanuts Movie Fox $41,519,600 34.0% 3,897 $10,654 $122,273,500 11/06/15
95 Marley and Me Fox $41,370,700 26.3% 3,480 $11,889 $157,392,500 12/25/08
96 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows WB $41,358,200 21.3% 3,703 $11,169 $194,049,500 12/16/11
97 Enchanted BV $40,897,900 27.2% 3,730 $10,964 $150,597,300 11/21/07
98 The Santa Clause 2 BV $40,791,900 20.9% 3,350 $12,176 $195,493,600 11/01/02
99 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $40,393,800 9.4% 1,605 $25,167 $430,431,400 11/24/93
100 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Par. $39,549,800 25.6% 3,620 $10,925 $154,493,300 12/17/04
101 Starship Troopers Sony $39,263,700 40.2% 2,971 $13,214 $97,567,200 11/07/97
102 Star Trek: Insurrection Par. $38,416,100 32.0% 2,620 $14,662 $120,088,300 12/11/98
103 Aladdin BV $37,973,900 8.9% 1,131 $33,574 $428,454,000 11/25/92
104 Night at the Museum Fox $37,960,900 12.5% 3,685 $10,300 $302,629,900 12/22/06
105 The Santa Clause BV $37,765,700 13.4% 2,183 $17,300 $281,924,100 11/11/94
106 Cheaper by the Dozen Fox $37,337,600 20.4% 3,298 $11,320 $182,671,900 12/25/03
107 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Par. $37,179,500 32.5% 2,190 $16,976 $114,464,100 12/20/96
108 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $37,176,600 15.8% 1,349 $27,558 $235,867,600 11/26/86
109 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $36,995,500 6.7% 1,532 $24,148 $548,615,600 12/05/84
110 The Good Dinosaur BV $36,769,900 31.8% 3,749 $9,808 $115,750,400 11/25/15
111 The Blind Side WB $36,630,100 13.5% 3,110 $11,778 $272,067,700 11/20/09
112 Daddy's Home Par. $36,380,200 25.6% 3,271 $11,122 $142,319,900 12/25/15
113 Vanilla Sky Par. $36,109,000 25.2% 2,742 $13,169 $143,540,400 12/14/01
114 Dumb and Dumber To Uni. $35,546,200 41.9% 3,154 $11,271 $84,901,000 11/14/14
115 Four Christmases WB (NL) $35,353,800 25.9% 3,310 $10,681 $136,712,100 11/26/08
116 Jarhead Uni. $35,339,000 44.3% 2,411 $14,656 $79,854,700 11/04/05
117 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Par. $35,247,100 24.1% 1,804 $19,538 $146,208,200 12/06/91
118 Enemy of the State BV $34,907,300 18.2% 2,393 $14,586 $191,709,500 11/20/98
119 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Fox $34,682,800 38.8% 3,560 $9,743 $89,303,100 12/12/08
120 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Par. $34,435,500 29.8% 2,934 $11,737 $115,380,700 11/17/00
121 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Fox $34,015,900 26.8% 3,101 $10,969 $126,696,700 11/14/03
122 Immortals Rela. $33,604,900 38.6% 3,112 $10,798 $87,118,500 11/11/11
123 Stepmom Sony $33,346,200 22.0% 2,358 $14,142 $151,312,800 12/25/98
124 Due Date WB $33,342,400 32.5% 3,355 $9,938 $102,547,300 11/05/10
125 The Pelican Brief WB $33,280,700 16.8% 1,993 $16,697 $197,860,800 12/17/93
126 Harlem Nights Par. $33,126,200 26.7% 2,180 $15,194 $124,248,100 11/17/89
127 The Pursuit of Happyness Sony $33,106,200 16.6% 2,852 $11,608 $198,964,500 12/15/06
128 End of Days Uni. $33,007,400 30.8% 2,593 $12,729 $107,114,500 11/24/99
129 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Fox $32,998,600 20.6% 837 $39,424 $160,081,200 11/03/06
130 Home Alone Fox $32,992,900 6.0% 1,202 $27,448 $553,388,400 11/16/90
131 The Haunted Mansion BV $32,894,600 32.2% 3,122 $10,536 $102,216,200 11/26/03
132 The Last Samurai WB $32,885,100 22.1% 2,908 $11,308 $148,793,100 12/05/03
133 Sing Uni. $32,771,200 13.1% 4,022 $8,148 $250,484,000 12/21/16
134 The Bodyguard WB $32,703,200 13.6% 1,717 $19,045 $240,273,000 11/25/92
135 Beowulf Par. $32,675,100 33.5% 3,153 $10,362 $97,633,700 11/16/07
136 Shallow Hal Fox $32,504,300 31.8% 2,770 $11,734 $102,146,700 11/09/01
137 A Christmas Carol (2009) BV $32,262,500 21.8% 3,683 $8,759 $147,955,900 11/06/09
138 Michael NL $32,228,500 18.9% 2,141 $15,052 $170,360,100 12/25/96
139 You've Got Mail WB $32,099,500 16.5% 2,691 $11,928 $194,799,300 12/18/98
140 Dumb and Dumber NL $31,983,100 13.2% 2,447 $13,070 $242,792,700 12/16/94
141 Jerry Maguire Sony $31,578,900 11.4% 2,531 $12,477 $277,200,400 12/13/96
142 Little Fockers Uni. $31,449,600 20.8% 3,536 $8,894 $151,403,700 12/22/10
143 Spy Game Uni. $31,307,400 34.8% 2,770 $11,302 $89,936,600 11/21/01
144 Bedtime Stories BV $31,235,200 25.8% 3,681 $8,485 $121,032,700 12/25/08
145 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Par. $30,840,100 14.2% 3,448 $8,944 $217,222,000 12/21/11
146 The Polar Express WB $30,684,800 14.4% 3,650 $8,405 $213,605,700 11/10/04
147 The Golden Compass NL $30,617,600 37.1% 3,528 $8,678 $82,458,200 12/07/07
148 Django Unchained Wein. $30,571,900 18.3% 3,010 $10,157 $167,017,200 12/25/12
149 Into the Woods BV $30,565,600 23.8% 2,440 $12,527 $128,450,100 12/25/14
150 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Par. $30,556,500 21.8% 2,988 $10,226 $140,152,000 12/25/08
151 A Few Good Men Col. $30,548,800 11.0% 1,925 $15,869 $278,624,700 12/11/92
152 The Muppets BV $30,508,700 33.0% 3,440 $8,869 $92,375,600 11/23/11
153 Unbroken Uni. $30,141,800 26.0% 3,131 $9,627 $116,013,200 12/25/14
154 102 Dalmatians BV $30,138,600 30.0% 2,704 $11,145 $100,617,000 11/22/00
155 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation NL $29,852,900 46.7% 2,140 $13,950 $63,949,200 11/21/97
156 Bolt BV $29,838,900 23.1% 3,651 $8,172 $129,138,700 11/21/08
157 The Best Man Holiday Uni. $29,458,500 42.7% 2,024 $14,554 $69,028,500 11/15/13
158 Alien Resurrection Fox $29,323,200 34.5% 2,415 $12,141 $85,074,200 11/26/97
159 Eragon Fox $28,987,800 31.5% 3,020 $9,598 $91,982,900 12/15/06
160 The Green Mile WB $28,976,400 13.6% 2,875 $10,077 $213,363,100 12/10/99
161 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $28,778,000 41.6% 2,443 $11,779 $69,195,700 11/13/98
162 Walk the Line Fox $28,483,300 18.8% 2,961 $9,619 $151,506,700 11/18/05
163 Christmas with the Kranks SonR $28,379,100 29.3% 3,393 $8,363 $96,971,100 11/24/04
164 Addams Family Values Par. $27,860,000 28.9% 2,577 $10,810 $96,446,100 11/19/93
165 Creed WB (NL) $27,827,600 27.0% 3,404 $8,175 $103,216,900 11/25/15
166 Les Miserables (2012) Uni. $27,688,400 18.1% 2,814 $9,840 $152,561,100 12/25/12
167 The One SonR $27,588,000 43.5% 2,894 $9,533 $63,376,300 11/02/01
168 Rocky V UA $27,181,500 34.4% 2,053 $13,238 $79,085,500 11/16/90
169 Behind Enemy Lines Fox $27,044,900 32.0% 2,770 $9,762 $84,497,400 11/30/01
170 The Jackal Uni. $26,992,300 27.6% 2,193 $12,308 $97,773,500 11/14/97
171 The Bone Collector Uni. $26,877,400 25.2% 2,587 $10,389 $106,689,900 11/05/99
172 Wayne's World 2 Par. $26,674,300 28.1% 2,400 $11,112 $94,887,200 12/10/93
173 Three Men and a Little Lady BV $26,604,900 19.2% 1,281 $20,769 $138,536,900 11/21/90
174 Ender's Game LG/S $26,434,900 43.7% 3,407 $7,759 $60,446,500 11/01/13
175 Maid in Manhattan SonR $26,311,900 20.3% 2,838 $9,271 $129,654,300 12/13/02
176 Hook TriS $26,242,100 11.2% 2,197 $11,945 $234,380,400 12/11/91
177 Meet Joe Black Uni. $26,161,400 33.8% 2,503 $10,450 $77,363,900 11/13/98
178 Gothika WB $26,133,800 32.4% 2,382 $10,971 $80,767,900 11/21/03
179 Jack and Jill Sony $26,089,300 33.7% 3,438 $7,589 $77,346,900 11/11/11
180 Star Trek: Nemesis Par. $26,033,300 43.3% 2,711 $9,602 $60,133,500 12/13/02
181 The Princess and the Frog BV $25,990,400 23.5% 3,434 $7,569 $110,781,100 12/11/09
182 Scrooged Par. $25,897,200 21.5% 1,262 $20,520 $120,531,000 11/23/88
183 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Par. $25,666,900 20.5% 3,507 $7,319 $125,425,600 12/18/13
184 Deja Vu BV $25,663,500 32.2% 3,108 $8,256 $79,683,200 11/22/06
185 The Golden Child Par. $25,434,300 15.0% 1,667 $15,257 $169,982,600 12/12/86
186 True Grit Par. $25,326,400 14.3% 3,047 $8,312 $176,756,300 12/22/10
187 The Prince of Egypt DW $25,301,400 14.8% 3,118 $8,114 $170,469,300 12/18/98
188 Flight Par. $25,271,800 26.5% 1,884 $13,414 $95,203,100 11/02/12
189 Sudden Impact WB $25,128,700 14.8% 1,530 $16,423 $170,005,100 12/09/83
190 Anastasia Fox $25,106,200 24.3% 2,140 $11,732 $103,497,500 11/21/97
191 Tower Heist Uni. $25,068,400 30.8% 3,367 $7,445 $81,417,000 11/04/11
192 Penguins of Madagascar Fox $25,048,900 30.4% 3,764 $6,655 $82,377,800 11/26/14
193 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Fox $24,484,600 23.0% 3,555 $6,887 $106,472,100 12/10/10
194 Little Nicky NL $24,349,200 40.7% 2,910 $8,367 $59,765,900 11/10/00
195 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause BV $24,327,900 23.1% 3,458 $7,035 $105,313,200 11/03/06
196 The Siege Fox $24,268,400 34.3% 2,541 $9,550 $70,829,300 11/06/98
197 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Fox $24,254,100 17.6% 3,723 $6,515 $138,193,300 12/16/11
198 Christmas Vacation WB $24,181,100 16.8% 1,744 $13,864 $144,036,100 12/01/89
199 Stuart Little Sony $24,153,300 11.1% 2,878 $8,392 $218,124,000 12/17/99
200 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $24,127,900 22.9% 3,653 $6,605 $105,199,900 11/21/12

Note: Holiday is defined as the first Friday in November through New Year's week or weekend.


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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