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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 $246,541,600 26.4% 4,134 $59,637 $935,195,600 12/18/15
2 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $163,753,600 37.0% 4,163 $39,335 $442,141,700 11/22/13
3 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $162,359,900 48.2% 4,024 $40,348 $336,572,200 11/20/09
4 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story BV $152,611,700 29.2% 4,157 $36,712 $522,786,400 12/16/16
5 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $152,587,200 49.1% 4,061 $37,574 $310,646,900 11/18/11
6 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $151,582,000 48.2% 4,070 $37,243 $314,241,600 11/16/12
7 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $138,570,000 35.5% 3,858 $35,917 $390,766,100 11/18/05
8 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $137,994,400 28.5% 3,672 $37,580 $483,647,300 11/16/01
9 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $135,006,300 42.2% 4,125 $32,729 $319,956,500 11/19/10
10 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $131,547,700 33.9% 3,682 $35,727 $388,522,400 11/15/02
11 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 LGF $127,037,900 36.1% 4,151 $30,604 $352,287,700 11/21/14
12 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $104,186,900 19.6% 3,703 $28,135 $532,304,900 12/17/03
13 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 LGF $102,075,900 36.4% 4,175 $24,450 $280,273,800 11/20/15
14 The Incredibles BV $98,155,400 27.0% 3,933 $24,957 $363,559,100 11/05/04
15 Toy Story 2 BV $97,719,200 23.6% 3,236 $30,197 $413,785,900 11/24/99
16 I Am Legend WB $97,075,300 30.6% 3,606 $26,919 $317,662,500 12/14/07
17 Monsters, Inc. BV $95,634,600 24.5% 3,237 $29,543 $390,012,100 11/02/01
18 Skyfall Sony $94,950,900 29.0% 3,505 $27,090 $327,333,300 11/09/12
19 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $92,317,600 18.6% 3,622 $25,487 $495,638,600 12/18/02
20 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB (NL) $90,924,200 27.8% 4,045 $22,478 $327,261,600 12/14/12
21 Thor: The Dark World BV $88,818,200 41.5% 3,841 $23,124 $214,008,500 11/08/13
22 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $88,465,200 22.6% 3,616 $24,464 $390,774,300 12/09/05
23 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $88,397,400 21.2% 3,127 $28,269 $416,124,000 11/17/00
24 Avatar Fox $87,552,000 10.6% 3,452 $25,362 $829,570,800 12/18/09
25 Twilight Sum. $83,895,000 36.3% 3,419 $24,538 $230,841,800 11/21/08
26 Doctor Strange BV $83,703,600 36.6% 3,882 $21,562 $228,918,900 11/04/16
27 Quantum of Solace Sony $81,354,400 40.1% 3,451 $23,574 $202,839,400 11/14/08
28 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB (NL) $76,291,100 28.0% 3,903 $19,547 $272,605,500 12/13/13
29 8 Mile Uni. $76,287,600 43.9% 2,470 $30,885 $173,690,300 11/08/02
30 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $76,026,700 35.1% 4,056 $18,744 $216,591,000 11/07/08
31 Interview with the Vampire WB $75,304,100 34.6% 2,604 $28,920 $217,353,900 11/11/94
32 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls WB $75,173,600 34.9% 2,652 $28,344 $215,371,900 11/10/95
33 2012 Sony $74,153,100 39.3% 3,404 $21,784 $188,630,500 11/13/09
34 Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them WB $73,218,400 31.8% 4,144 $17,668 $230,232,000 11/18/16
35 The Waterboy BV $72,693,300 24.6% 2,664 $27,287 $295,921,900 11/06/98
36 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $72,151,800 15.3% 3,359 $21,480 $471,163,300 12/19/01
37 Sherlock Holmes WB $70,818,900 30.5% 3,626 $19,531 $232,397,200 12/25/09
38 Die Another Day MGM $70,081,400 29.4% 3,314 $21,146 $238,601,900 11/22/02
39 Spectre Sony $69,998,500 35.2% 3,929 $17,816 $198,966,000 11/06/15
40 Frozen BV $69,812,600 16.5% 3,742 $18,656 $424,204,800 11/27/13
41 The Matrix Revolutions WB $69,537,300 34.8% 3,502 $19,856 $199,775,400 11/05/03
42 King Kong Uni. $67,648,300 23.2% 3,568 $18,958 $292,115,700 12/14/05
43 Ransom BV $66,961,300 25.2% 2,676 $25,022 $266,064,600 11/08/96
44 101 Dalmatians (1996) BV $65,567,800 24.9% 2,794 $23,467 $263,374,100 11/27/96
45 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $64,878,900 17.9% 2,222 $29,197 $361,999,000 11/20/92
46 Charlie's Angels Sony $64,399,300 32.1% 3,037 $21,205 $200,866,900 11/03/00
47 Meet the Fockers Uni. $64,242,600 16.8% 3,518 $18,261 $382,096,600 12/22/04
48 Bram Stoker's Dracula Col. $63,617,500 37.0% 2,491 $25,537 $172,005,300 11/13/92
49 Scream 2 Dim. $62,050,700 32.8% 2,663 $23,300 $189,441,200 12/12/97
50 A Bug's Life BV $61,339,500 20.8% 2,686 $22,837 $295,272,100 11/25/98
51 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $60,648,300 23.9% 1,865 $32,519 $253,884,200 11/22/89
52 The World Is Not Enough MGM $60,480,200 28.1% 3,163 $19,120 $214,985,400 11/19/99
53 Star Trek: First Contact Par. $60,111,900 33.5% 2,812 $21,376 $179,412,900 11/22/96
54 Big Hero 6 BV $58,586,400 25.2% 3,761 $15,577 $232,515,800 11/07/14
55 Ocean's Eleven WB $58,239,000 21.0% 3,075 $18,938 $277,446,600 12/07/01
56 Toy Story BV $57,946,300 15.3% 2,457 $23,584 $379,461,000 11/22/95
57 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB (NL) $57,032,000 21.2% 3,875 $14,718 $268,832,500 12/17/14
58 National Treasure: Book of Secrets BV $56,305,200 20.9% 3,832 $14,692 $269,642,500 12/21/07
59 Moana BV $55,729,400 22.8% 3,875 $14,382 $244,515,200 11/23/16
60 Alvin and the Chipmunks Fox $55,706,300 20.8% 3,475 $16,030 $267,724,800 12/14/07
61 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Fox $55,554,800 22.7% 3,700 $15,015 $244,828,900 12/23/09
62 The Cat in the Hat Uni. $54,983,000 38.0% 3,464 $15,873 $144,873,600 11/21/03
63 Happy Feet WB $54,849,500 21.1% 3,804 $14,418 $259,601,100 11/17/06
64 American Gangster Uni. $54,773,000 33.5% 3,054 $17,935 $163,576,100 11/02/07
65 Ocean's Twelve WB $54,537,300 31.4% 3,290 $16,576 $173,656,800 12/10/04
66 Chicken Little BV $54,045,300 29.6% 3,654 $14,790 $182,575,700 11/04/05
67 Titanic Par. $53,969,500 4.9% 2,674 $20,183 $1,110,191,900 12/19/97
68 What Women Want Par. $53,945,400 18.8% 3,012 $17,910 $286,225,800 12/15/00
69 Casino Royale Sony $53,924,700 24.5% 3,434 $15,702 $219,958,100 11/17/06
70 Space Jam WB $53,873,700 30.6% 2,650 $20,329 $176,181,000 11/15/96
71 Pokemon: The First Movie WB $52,847,900 36.2% 3,043 $17,366 $145,824,200 11/10/99
72 Wreck-It Ralph BV $52,693,800 25.9% 3,752 $14,044 $203,744,100 11/02/12
73 Tangled BV $52,663,500 24.2% 3,603 $14,616 $217,749,800 11/24/10
74 GoldenEye MGM $52,108,800 24.7% 2,667 $19,537 $211,094,100 11/17/95
75 Sleepy Hollow Par. $51,185,600 29.9% 3,064 $16,704 $171,141,500 11/19/99
76 The Rugrats Movie Par. $50,390,300 27.5% 2,782 $18,112 $183,356,000 11/20/98
77 Flubber BV $50,364,500 28.9% 2,641 $19,070 $174,200,800 11/26/97
78 The Addams Family Par. $49,729,800 21.2% 2,411 $20,624 $234,124,200 11/22/91
79 Megamind P/DW $49,693,600 31.0% 3,944 $12,600 $160,274,300 11/05/10
80 Interstellar Par. $49,513,800 25.2% 3,561 $13,905 $196,263,600 11/07/14
81 National Treasure BV $48,950,600 20.4% 3,017 $16,225 $239,889,000 11/19/04
82 Rocky IV UA $48,711,800 15.9% 1,325 $36,761 $306,100,100 11/27/85
83 Unbreakable BV $48,675,500 32.0% 2,708 $17,974 $151,935,600 11/22/00
84 Star Trek: Generations Par. $47,836,600 30.6% 2,659 $17,991 $156,092,300 11/18/94
85 Bee Movie P/DW $47,802,600 30.1% 3,928 $12,169 $159,048,900 11/02/07
86 Tron Legacy BV $47,543,900 25.6% 3,451 $13,777 $185,810,600 12/17/10
87 Tomorrow Never Dies MGM $47,382,800 20.4% 2,807 $16,880 $232,781,700 12/19/97
88 Patch Adams Uni. $46,592,500 19.7% 2,712 $17,180 $236,494,100 12/25/98
89 Cast Away Fox $46,352,800 12.8% 2,774 $16,709 $362,384,800 12/22/00
90 Trolls Fox $45,839,200 30.3% 4,060 $11,290 $151,236,400 11/04/16
91 Catch Me If You Can DW $44,744,200 18.9% 3,156 $14,176 $237,149,700 12/25/02
92 Elf NL $44,632,100 18.0% 3,337 $13,374 $248,212,900 11/07/03
93 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Par. $44,598,600 37.5% 3,212 $13,885 $118,772,900 11/19/04
94 The Peanuts Movie Fox $43,959,000 34.0% 3,897 $11,280 $129,457,300 11/06/15
95 Marley and Me Fox $43,801,300 26.3% 3,480 $12,587 $166,639,600 12/25/08
96 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows WB $43,788,100 21.3% 3,703 $11,825 $205,450,200 12/16/11
97 Enchanted BV $43,300,700 27.2% 3,730 $11,608 $159,445,100 11/21/07
98 The Santa Clause 2 BV $43,188,500 20.9% 3,350 $12,892 $206,979,200 11/01/02
99 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $42,767,000 9.4% 1,605 $26,646 $455,719,900 11/24/93
100 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Par. $41,873,500 25.6% 3,620 $11,567 $163,570,000 12/17/04
101 Starship Troopers Sony $41,570,500 40.2% 2,971 $13,991 $103,299,400 11/07/97
102 Star Trek: Insurrection Par. $40,673,100 32.0% 2,620 $15,524 $127,143,700 12/11/98
103 Aladdin BV $40,204,900 8.9% 1,131 $35,546 $453,626,300 11/25/92
104 Night at the Museum Fox $40,191,200 12.5% 3,685 $10,906 $320,409,800 12/22/06
105 The Santa Clause BV $39,984,500 13.4% 2,183 $18,316 $298,487,600 11/11/94
106 Cheaper by the Dozen Fox $39,531,300 20.4% 3,298 $11,985 $193,404,200 12/25/03
107 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Par. $39,363,800 32.5% 2,190 $17,973 $121,189,000 12/20/96
108 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $39,360,700 15.8% 1,349 $29,177 $249,725,200 11/26/86
109 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $39,169,100 6.7% 1,532 $25,566 $580,847,700 12/05/84
110 The Good Dinosaur BV $38,930,200 31.8% 3,749 $10,384 $122,550,900 11/25/15
111 The Blind Side WB $38,782,200 13.5% 3,110 $12,470 $288,052,100 11/20/09
112 Daddy's Home Par. $38,517,600 25.6% 3,271 $11,776 $150,681,400 12/25/15
113 Vanilla Sky Par. $38,230,400 25.2% 2,742 $13,942 $151,973,600 12/14/01
114 Dumb and Dumber To Uni. $37,634,600 41.9% 3,154 $11,933 $89,889,100 11/14/14
115 Four Christmases WB (NL) $37,430,900 25.9% 3,310 $11,309 $144,744,200 11/26/08
116 Jarhead Uni. $37,415,200 44.3% 2,411 $15,517 $84,546,300 11/04/05
117 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Par. $37,317,900 24.1% 1,804 $20,686 $154,798,200 12/06/91
118 Enemy of the State BV $36,958,100 18.2% 2,393 $15,443 $202,972,700 11/20/98
119 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Fox $36,720,500 38.8% 3,560 $10,315 $94,549,800 12/12/08
120 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Par. $36,458,700 29.8% 2,934 $12,426 $122,159,500 11/17/00
121 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Fox $36,014,400 26.8% 3,101 $11,614 $134,140,300 11/14/03
122 Immortals Rela. $35,579,300 38.6% 3,112 $11,433 $92,236,800 11/11/11
123 Stepmom Sony $35,305,400 22.0% 2,358 $14,972 $160,202,600 12/25/98
124 Due Date WB $35,301,300 32.5% 3,355 $10,521 $108,572,100 11/05/10
125 The Pelican Brief WB $35,236,000 16.8% 1,993 $17,678 $209,485,400 12/17/93
126 Harlem Nights Par. $35,072,400 26.7% 2,180 $16,086 $131,547,900 11/17/89
127 The Pursuit of Happyness Sony $35,051,300 16.6% 2,852 $12,290 $210,654,000 12/15/06
128 End of Days Uni. $34,946,700 30.8% 2,593 $13,477 $113,407,700 11/24/99
129 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Fox $34,937,400 20.6% 837 $41,741 $169,486,200 11/03/06
130 Home Alone Fox $34,931,300 6.0% 1,202 $29,060 $585,900,800 11/16/90
131 The Haunted Mansion BV $34,827,200 32.2% 3,122 $11,155 $108,221,500 11/26/03
132 The Last Samurai WB $34,817,100 22.1% 2,908 $11,972 $157,534,900 12/05/03
133 Sing Uni. $34,696,600 13.1% 4,022 $8,626 $265,163,300 12/21/16
134 The Bodyguard WB $34,624,600 13.6% 1,717 $20,164 $254,389,400 11/25/92
135 Beowulf Par. $34,594,800 33.5% 3,153 $10,971 $103,369,800 11/16/07
136 Shallow Hal Fox $34,414,000 31.8% 2,770 $12,423 $108,147,900 11/09/01
137 A Christmas Carol (2009) BV $34,157,900 21.8% 3,683 $9,274 $156,648,600 11/06/09
138 Michael NL $34,121,900 18.9% 2,141 $15,936 $180,369,000 12/25/96
139 You've Got Mail WB $33,985,400 16.5% 2,691 $12,628 $206,244,100 12/18/98
140 Dumb and Dumber NL $33,862,100 13.2% 2,447 $13,838 $257,057,100 12/16/94
141 Jerry Maguire Sony $33,434,200 11.4% 2,531 $13,210 $293,486,400 12/13/96
142 Little Fockers Uni. $33,297,300 20.8% 3,536 $9,417 $160,298,900 12/22/10
143 Spy Game Uni. $33,146,800 34.8% 2,770 $11,966 $95,220,500 11/21/01
144 Bedtime Stories BV $33,070,300 25.8% 3,681 $8,984 $128,143,500 12/25/08
145 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Par. $32,652,000 14.2% 3,448 $9,470 $229,984,100 12/21/11
146 The Polar Express WB $32,487,600 14.4% 3,650 $8,899 $226,155,400 11/10/04
147 The Golden Compass NL $32,416,400 37.1% 3,528 $9,188 $87,302,800 12/07/07
148 Django Unchained Wein. $32,368,100 18.3% 3,010 $10,754 $176,829,700 12/25/12
149 Into the Woods BV $32,361,300 23.8% 2,440 $13,263 $135,996,800 12/25/14
150 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Par. $32,351,700 21.8% 2,988 $10,827 $148,386,100 12/25/08
151 A Few Good Men Col. $32,343,600 11.0% 1,925 $16,802 $294,994,400 12/11/92
152 The Muppets BV $32,301,100 33.0% 3,440 $9,390 $97,802,800 11/23/11
153 Unbroken Uni. $31,912,700 26.0% 3,131 $10,192 $122,829,100 12/25/14
154 102 Dalmatians BV $31,909,300 30.0% 2,704 $11,800 $106,528,400 11/22/00
155 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation NL $31,606,800 46.7% 2,140 $14,769 $67,706,300 11/21/97
156 Bolt BV $31,591,900 23.1% 3,651 $8,652 $136,725,800 11/21/08
157 The Best Man Holiday Uni. $31,189,300 42.7% 2,024 $15,409 $73,084,000 11/15/13
158 Alien Resurrection Fox $31,045,900 34.5% 2,415 $12,854 $90,072,400 11/26/97
159 Eragon Fox $30,690,900 31.5% 3,020 $10,162 $97,387,000 12/15/06
160 The Green Mile WB $30,678,800 13.6% 2,875 $10,669 $225,898,500 12/10/99
161 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $30,468,700 41.6% 2,443 $12,471 $73,261,000 11/13/98
162 Walk the Line Fox $30,156,700 18.8% 2,961 $10,184 $160,407,900 11/18/05
163 Christmas with the Kranks SonR $30,046,400 29.3% 3,393 $8,855 $102,668,300 11/24/04
164 Addams Family Values Par. $29,496,800 28.9% 2,577 $11,446 $102,112,400 11/19/93
165 Creed WB (NL) $29,462,500 27.0% 3,404 $8,655 $109,281,100 11/25/15
166 Les Miserables (2012) Uni. $29,315,200 18.1% 2,814 $10,418 $161,524,300 12/25/12
167 The One SonR $29,208,900 43.5% 2,894 $10,093 $67,099,800 11/02/01
168 Rocky V UA $28,778,500 34.4% 2,053 $14,016 $83,731,900 11/16/90
169 Behind Enemy Lines Fox $28,633,800 32.0% 2,770 $10,336 $89,461,800 11/30/01
170 The Jackal Uni. $28,578,200 27.6% 2,193 $13,032 $103,517,800 11/14/97
171 The Bone Collector Uni. $28,456,500 25.2% 2,587 $11,000 $112,958,100 11/05/99
172 Wayne's World 2 Par. $28,241,400 28.1% 2,400 $11,765 $100,462,000 12/10/93
173 Three Men and a Little Lady BV $28,168,000 19.2% 1,281 $21,989 $146,676,200 11/21/90
174 Ender's Game LG/S $27,988,000 43.7% 3,407 $8,215 $63,997,800 11/01/13
175 Maid in Manhattan SonR $27,857,800 20.3% 2,838 $9,816 $137,271,700 12/13/02
176 Hook TriS $27,783,800 11.2% 2,197 $12,646 $248,150,600 12/11/91
177 Meet Joe Black Uni. $27,698,400 33.8% 2,503 $11,064 $81,909,200 11/13/98
178 Gothika WB $27,669,200 32.4% 2,382 $11,615 $85,513,200 11/21/03
179 Jack and Jill Sony $27,622,100 33.7% 3,438 $8,035 $81,891,100 11/11/11
180 Star Trek: Nemesis Par. $27,562,800 43.3% 2,711 $10,166 $63,666,500 12/13/02
181 The Princess and the Frog BV $27,517,400 23.5% 3,434 $8,013 $117,289,700 12/11/09
182 Scrooged Par. $27,418,700 21.5% 1,262 $21,726 $127,612,400 11/23/88
183 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Par. $27,174,900 20.5% 3,507 $7,749 $132,794,600 12/18/13
184 Deja Vu BV $27,171,300 32.2% 3,108 $8,741 $84,364,800 11/22/06
185 The Golden Child Par. $26,928,600 15.0% 1,667 $16,153 $179,969,300 12/12/86
186 True Grit Par. $26,814,400 14.3% 3,047 $8,800 $187,141,000 12/22/10
187 The Prince of Egypt DW $26,787,900 14.8% 3,118 $8,591 $180,484,600 12/18/98
188 Flight Par. $26,756,500 26.5% 1,884 $14,202 $100,796,400 11/02/12
189 Sudden Impact WB $26,605,100 14.8% 1,530 $17,388 $179,993,200 12/09/83
190 Anastasia Fox $26,581,200 24.3% 2,140 $12,421 $109,578,200 11/21/97
191 Tower Heist Uni. $26,541,200 30.8% 3,367 $7,882 $86,200,400 11/04/11
192 Penguins of Madagascar Fox $26,520,500 30.4% 3,764 $7,046 $87,217,600 11/26/14
193 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Fox $25,923,100 23.0% 3,555 $7,291 $112,727,500 12/10/10
194 Little Nicky NL $25,779,700 40.7% 2,910 $8,859 $63,277,300 11/10/00
195 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause BV $25,757,200 23.1% 3,458 $7,448 $111,500,500 11/03/06
196 The Siege Fox $25,694,200 34.3% 2,541 $10,111 $74,990,700 11/06/98
197 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Fox $25,679,100 17.6% 3,723 $6,898 $146,312,400 12/16/11
198 Christmas Vacation WB $25,601,800 16.8% 1,744 $14,679 $152,498,400 12/01/89
199 Stuart Little Sony $25,572,400 11.1% 2,878 $8,885 $230,939,100 12/17/99
200 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $25,545,400 22.9% 3,653 $6,993 $111,380,500 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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