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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 $251,956,900 26.4% 4,134 $60,947 $955,737,500 12/18/15
2 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $167,350,500 37.0% 4,163 $40,199 $451,853,500 11/22/13
3 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $165,926,100 48.2% 4,024 $41,234 $343,965,100 11/20/09
4 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story BV $155,963,800 29.2% 4,157 $37,518 $534,312,600 12/16/16
5 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $155,938,800 49.1% 4,061 $38,399 $317,470,400 11/18/11
6 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $154,911,500 48.2% 4,070 $38,061 $321,144,000 11/16/12
7 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $141,613,700 35.5% 3,858 $36,706 $399,349,400 11/18/05
8 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $141,025,500 28.5% 3,672 $38,406 $494,270,700 11/16/01
9 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $137,971,700 42.2% 4,125 $33,447 $326,984,400 11/19/10
10 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $134,437,200 33.9% 3,682 $36,512 $397,056,400 11/15/02
11 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 LGF $129,828,300 36.1% 4,151 $31,277 $360,025,800 11/21/14
12 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $106,475,400 19.6% 3,703 $28,753 $543,997,100 12/17/03
13 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 LGF $104,318,100 36.4% 4,175 $24,987 $286,430,100 11/20/15
14 The Incredibles BV $100,311,400 27.0% 3,933 $25,505 $371,544,800 11/05/04
15 Toy Story 2 BV $99,865,600 23.6% 3,236 $30,860 $422,874,800 11/24/99
16 I Am Legend WB $99,207,600 30.6% 3,606 $27,511 $324,640,100 12/14/07
17 Monsters, Inc. BV $97,735,200 24.5% 3,237 $30,192 $398,578,900 11/02/01
18 Skyfall Sony $97,036,500 29.0% 3,505 $27,685 $334,523,300 11/09/12
19 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $94,345,400 18.6% 3,622 $26,047 $506,525,500 12/18/02
20 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB (NL) $92,921,400 27.8% 4,045 $22,972 $334,450,000 12/14/12
21 Thor: The Dark World BV $90,769,200 41.5% 3,841 $23,632 $218,709,200 11/08/13
22 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $90,408,400 22.6% 3,616 $25,002 $399,357,700 12/09/05
23 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $90,339,100 21.2% 3,127 $28,890 $425,264,300 11/17/00
24 Avatar Fox $89,475,100 10.6% 3,452 $25,919 $847,792,600 12/18/09
25 Twilight Sum. $85,737,800 36.3% 3,419 $25,077 $235,912,400 11/21/08
26 Doctor Strange BV $85,542,100 36.6% 3,882 $22,036 $233,947,200 11/04/16
27 Quantum of Solace Sony $83,141,400 40.1% 3,451 $24,092 $207,294,800 11/14/08
28 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB (NL) $77,966,900 28.0% 3,903 $19,976 $278,593,400 12/13/13
29 8 Mile Uni. $77,963,300 43.9% 2,470 $31,564 $177,505,500 11/08/02
30 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $77,696,700 35.1% 4,056 $19,156 $221,348,500 11/07/08
31 Interview with the Vampire WB $76,958,100 34.6% 2,604 $29,555 $222,128,200 11/11/94
32 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls WB $76,824,800 34.9% 2,652 $28,967 $220,102,600 11/10/95
33 2012 Sony $75,781,900 39.3% 3,404 $22,263 $192,773,800 11/13/09
34 Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them WB $74,826,600 31.8% 4,144 $18,056 $235,289,100 11/18/16
35 The Waterboy BV $74,290,100 24.6% 2,664 $27,887 $302,422,000 11/06/98
36 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $73,736,700 15.3% 3,359 $21,952 $481,512,600 12/19/01
37 Sherlock Holmes WB $72,374,500 30.5% 3,626 $19,960 $237,501,800 12/25/09
38 Die Another Day MGM $71,620,800 29.4% 3,314 $21,610 $243,842,900 11/22/02
39 Spectre Sony $71,536,100 35.2% 3,929 $18,207 $203,336,400 11/06/15
40 Frozen BV $71,346,000 16.5% 3,742 $19,066 $433,522,600 11/27/13
41 The Matrix Revolutions WB $71,064,700 34.8% 3,502 $20,292 $204,163,500 11/05/03
42 King Kong Uni. $69,134,200 23.2% 3,568 $19,375 $298,532,100 12/14/05
43 Ransom BV $68,432,200 25.2% 2,676 $25,572 $271,908,800 11/08/96
44 101 Dalmatians (1996) BV $67,008,000 24.9% 2,794 $23,982 $269,159,200 11/27/96
45 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $66,304,000 17.9% 2,222 $29,839 $369,950,400 11/20/92
46 Charlie's Angels Sony $65,813,800 32.1% 3,037 $21,670 $205,279,000 11/03/00
47 Meet the Fockers Uni. $65,653,700 16.8% 3,518 $18,662 $390,489,500 12/22/04
48 Bram Stoker's Dracula Col. $65,014,900 37.0% 2,491 $26,098 $175,783,500 11/13/92
49 Scream 2 Dim. $63,413,700 32.8% 2,663 $23,812 $193,602,300 12/12/97
50 A Bug's Life BV $62,686,800 20.8% 2,686 $23,338 $301,757,900 11/25/98
51 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $61,980,500 23.9% 1,865 $33,234 $259,460,900 11/22/89
52 The World Is Not Enough MGM $61,808,700 28.1% 3,163 $19,540 $219,707,600 11/19/99
53 Star Trek: First Contact Par. $61,432,300 33.5% 2,812 $21,846 $183,353,800 11/22/96
54 Big Hero 6 BV $59,873,300 25.2% 3,761 $15,919 $237,623,100 11/07/14
55 Ocean's Eleven WB $59,518,200 21.0% 3,075 $19,354 $283,540,800 12/07/01
56 Toy Story BV $59,219,100 15.3% 2,457 $24,102 $387,796,000 11/22/95
57 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB (NL) $58,284,700 21.2% 3,875 $15,041 $274,737,500 12/17/14
58 National Treasure: Book of Secrets BV $57,541,900 20.9% 3,832 $15,015 $275,565,300 12/21/07
59 Moana BV $56,953,500 22.8% 3,875 $14,698 $249,889,300 11/23/16
60 Alvin and the Chipmunks Fox $56,929,900 20.8% 3,475 $16,382 $273,605,400 12/14/07
61 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Fox $56,775,100 22.7% 3,700 $15,345 $250,206,600 12/23/09
62 The Cat in the Hat Uni. $56,190,700 38.0% 3,464 $16,221 $148,055,800 11/21/03
63 Happy Feet WB $56,054,300 21.1% 3,804 $14,735 $265,303,300 11/17/06
64 American Gangster Uni. $55,976,100 33.5% 3,054 $18,329 $167,169,100 11/02/07
65 Ocean's Twelve WB $55,735,200 31.4% 3,290 $16,940 $177,471,300 12/10/04
66 Chicken Little BV $55,232,500 29.6% 3,654 $15,115 $186,586,100 11/04/05
67 Titanic Par. $55,154,900 4.9% 2,674 $20,627 $1,134,577,600 12/19/97
68 What Women Want Par. $55,130,300 18.8% 3,012 $18,303 $292,512,900 12/15/00
69 Casino Royale Sony $55,109,200 24.5% 3,434 $16,047 $224,789,500 11/17/06
70 Space Jam WB $55,057,100 30.6% 2,650 $20,776 $180,050,800 11/15/96
71 Pokemon: The First Movie WB $54,008,700 36.2% 3,043 $17,748 $149,027,300 11/10/99
72 Wreck-It Ralph BV $53,851,200 25.9% 3,752 $14,353 $208,219,400 11/02/12
73 Tangled BV $53,820,300 24.2% 3,603 $14,938 $222,532,700 11/24/10
74 GoldenEye MGM $53,253,400 24.7% 2,667 $19,966 $215,730,900 11/17/95
75 Sleepy Hollow Par. $52,309,900 29.9% 3,064 $17,071 $174,900,700 11/19/99
76 The Rugrats Movie Par. $51,497,200 27.5% 2,782 $18,509 $187,383,500 11/20/98
77 Flubber BV $51,470,800 28.9% 2,641 $19,488 $178,027,200 11/26/97
78 The Addams Family Par. $50,822,100 21.2% 2,411 $21,077 $239,266,800 11/22/91
79 Megamind P/DW $50,785,100 31.0% 3,944 $12,877 $163,794,800 11/05/10
80 Interstellar Par. $50,601,400 25.2% 3,561 $14,210 $200,574,600 11/07/14
81 National Treasure BV $50,025,800 20.4% 3,017 $16,581 $245,158,300 11/19/04
82 Rocky IV UA $49,781,700 15.9% 1,325 $37,569 $312,823,700 11/27/85
83 Unbreakable BV $49,744,700 32.0% 2,708 $18,369 $155,272,900 11/22/00
84 Star Trek: Generations Par. $48,887,300 30.6% 2,659 $18,386 $159,520,900 11/18/94
85 Bee Movie P/DW $48,852,600 30.1% 3,928 $12,436 $162,542,500 11/02/07
86 Tron Legacy BV $48,588,200 25.6% 3,451 $14,080 $189,892,000 12/17/10
87 Tomorrow Never Dies MGM $48,423,600 20.4% 2,807 $17,251 $237,894,800 12/19/97
88 Patch Adams Uni. $47,615,900 19.7% 2,712 $17,557 $241,688,700 12/25/98
89 Cast Away Fox $47,370,900 12.8% 2,774 $17,076 $370,344,600 12/22/00
90 Trolls Fox $46,846,100 30.3% 4,060 $11,538 $154,558,400 11/04/16
91 Catch Me If You Can DW $45,727,000 18.9% 3,156 $14,488 $242,358,800 12/25/02
92 Elf NL $45,612,500 18.0% 3,337 $13,668 $253,665,000 11/07/03
93 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Par. $45,578,300 37.5% 3,212 $14,190 $121,381,800 11/19/04
94 The Peanuts Movie Fox $44,924,500 34.0% 3,897 $11,528 $132,300,900 11/06/15
95 Marley and Me Fox $44,763,400 26.3% 3,480 $12,864 $170,299,900 12/25/08
96 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows WB $44,749,900 21.3% 3,703 $12,085 $209,963,000 12/16/11
97 Enchanted BV $44,251,800 27.2% 3,730 $11,863 $162,947,400 11/21/07
98 The Santa Clause 2 BV $44,137,200 20.9% 3,350 $13,175 $211,525,600 11/01/02
99 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $43,706,400 9.4% 1,605 $27,231 $465,729,900 11/24/93
100 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Par. $42,793,200 25.6% 3,620 $11,821 $167,162,900 12/17/04
101 Starship Troopers Sony $42,483,600 40.2% 2,971 $14,298 $105,568,400 11/07/97
102 Star Trek: Insurrection Par. $41,566,500 32.0% 2,620 $15,865 $129,936,500 12/11/98
103 Aladdin BV $41,088,000 8.9% 1,131 $36,327 $463,590,300 11/25/92
104 Night at the Museum Fox $41,074,000 12.5% 3,685 $11,145 $327,447,700 12/22/06
105 The Santa Clause BV $40,862,800 13.4% 2,183 $18,718 $305,044,000 11/11/94
106 Cheaper by the Dozen Fox $40,399,600 20.4% 3,298 $12,248 $197,652,400 12/25/03
107 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Par. $40,228,500 32.5% 2,190 $18,368 $123,851,000 12/20/96
108 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $40,225,300 15.8% 1,349 $29,818 $255,210,400 11/26/86
109 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $40,029,400 6.7% 1,532 $26,128 $593,606,200 12/05/84
110 The Good Dinosaur BV $39,785,300 31.8% 3,749 $10,612 $125,242,800 11/25/15
111 The Blind Side WB $39,634,100 13.5% 3,110 $12,744 $294,379,300 11/20/09
112 Daddy's Home Par. $39,363,600 25.6% 3,271 $12,035 $153,991,200 12/25/15
113 Vanilla Sky Par. $39,070,200 25.2% 2,742 $14,249 $155,311,800 12/14/01
114 Dumb and Dumber To Uni. $38,461,200 41.9% 3,154 $12,195 $91,863,500 11/14/14
115 Four Christmases WB (NL) $38,253,100 25.9% 3,310 $11,557 $147,923,500 11/26/08
116 Jarhead Uni. $38,237,100 44.3% 2,411 $15,858 $86,403,400 11/04/05
117 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Par. $38,137,600 24.1% 1,804 $21,140 $158,198,300 12/06/91
118 Enemy of the State BV $37,769,900 18.2% 2,393 $15,782 $207,431,100 11/20/98
119 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Fox $37,527,100 38.8% 3,560 $10,542 $96,626,600 12/12/08
120 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Par. $37,259,500 29.8% 2,934 $12,699 $124,842,700 11/17/00
121 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Fox $36,805,500 26.8% 3,101 $11,869 $137,086,700 11/14/03
122 Immortals Rela. $36,360,800 38.6% 3,112 $11,684 $94,262,800 11/11/11
123 Stepmom Sony $36,080,800 22.0% 2,358 $15,301 $163,721,500 12/25/98
124 Due Date WB $36,076,700 32.5% 3,355 $10,753 $110,957,000 11/05/10
125 The Pelican Brief WB $36,010,000 16.8% 1,993 $18,066 $214,086,900 12/17/93
126 Harlem Nights Par. $35,842,800 26.7% 2,180 $16,440 $134,437,400 11/17/89
127 The Pursuit of Happyness Sony $35,821,200 16.6% 2,852 $12,560 $215,281,100 12/15/06
128 End of Days Uni. $35,714,300 30.8% 2,593 $13,773 $115,898,700 11/24/99
129 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Fox $35,704,800 20.6% 837 $42,657 $173,209,100 11/03/06
130 Home Alone Fox $35,698,500 6.0% 1,202 $29,699 $598,770,300 11/16/90
131 The Haunted Mansion BV $35,592,200 32.2% 3,122 $11,400 $110,598,700 11/26/03
132 The Last Samurai WB $35,581,900 22.1% 2,908 $12,235 $160,995,200 12/05/03
133 Sing Uni. $35,458,700 13.1% 4,022 $8,816 $271,032,100 12/21/16
134 The Bodyguard WB $35,385,100 13.6% 1,717 $20,607 $259,977,100 11/25/92
135 Beowulf Par. $35,354,700 33.5% 3,153 $11,212 $105,640,300 11/16/07
136 Shallow Hal Fox $35,169,900 31.8% 2,770 $12,696 $110,523,400 11/09/01
137 A Christmas Carol (2009) BV $34,908,200 21.8% 3,683 $9,478 $160,089,400 11/06/09
138 Michael NL $34,871,400 18.9% 2,141 $16,286 $184,330,900 12/25/96
139 You've Got Mail WB $34,731,900 16.5% 2,691 $12,906 $210,774,300 12/18/98
140 Dumb and Dumber NL $34,605,900 13.2% 2,447 $14,142 $262,703,500 12/16/94
141 Jerry Maguire Sony $34,168,600 11.4% 2,531 $13,500 $299,932,900 12/13/96
142 Little Fockers Uni. $34,028,700 20.8% 3,536 $9,624 $163,819,900 12/22/10
143 Spy Game Uni. $33,874,900 34.8% 2,770 $12,229 $97,312,100 11/21/01
144 Bedtime Stories BV $33,796,700 25.8% 3,681 $9,181 $130,958,200 12/25/08
145 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Par. $33,369,200 14.2% 3,448 $9,678 $235,035,800 12/21/11
146 The Polar Express WB $33,201,200 14.4% 3,650 $9,095 $231,122,900 11/10/04
147 The Golden Compass NL $33,128,500 37.1% 3,528 $9,390 $89,220,400 12/07/07
148 Django Unchained Wein. $33,079,000 18.3% 3,010 $10,990 $180,713,800 12/25/12
149 Into the Woods BV $33,072,200 23.8% 2,440 $13,554 $138,984,000 12/25/14
150 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Par. $33,062,400 21.8% 2,988 $11,065 $151,645,500 12/25/08
151 A Few Good Men Col. $33,054,100 11.0% 1,925 $17,171 $301,474,000 12/11/92
152 The Muppets BV $33,010,600 33.0% 3,440 $9,596 $99,951,100 11/23/11
153 Unbroken Uni. $32,613,700 26.0% 3,131 $10,416 $125,527,100 12/25/14
154 102 Dalmatians BV $32,610,200 30.0% 2,704 $12,059 $108,868,300 11/22/00
155 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation NL $32,301,000 46.7% 2,140 $15,093 $69,193,500 11/21/97
156 Bolt BV $32,285,900 23.1% 3,651 $8,842 $139,729,000 11/21/08
157 The Best Man Holiday Uni. $31,874,300 42.7% 2,024 $15,748 $74,689,300 11/15/13
158 Alien Resurrection Fox $31,727,900 34.5% 2,415 $13,137 $92,050,900 11/26/97
159 Eragon Fox $31,365,000 31.5% 3,020 $10,385 $99,526,100 12/15/06
160 The Green Mile WB $31,352,700 13.6% 2,875 $10,904 $230,860,400 12/10/99
161 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $31,138,000 41.6% 2,443 $12,745 $74,870,200 11/13/98
162 Walk the Line Fox $30,819,100 18.8% 2,961 $10,408 $163,931,400 11/18/05
163 Christmas with the Kranks SonR $30,706,400 29.3% 3,393 $9,049 $104,923,400 11/24/04
164 Addams Family Values Par. $30,144,700 28.9% 2,577 $11,697 $104,355,400 11/19/93
165 Creed WB (NL) $30,109,700 27.0% 3,404 $8,845 $111,681,500 11/25/15
166 Les Miserables (2012) Uni. $29,959,100 18.1% 2,814 $10,646 $165,072,200 12/25/12
167 The One SonR $29,850,500 43.5% 2,894 $10,314 $68,573,600 11/02/01
168 Rocky V UA $29,410,600 34.4% 2,053 $14,324 $85,571,100 11/16/90
169 Behind Enemy Lines Fox $29,262,800 32.0% 2,770 $10,563 $91,426,800 11/30/01
170 The Jackal Uni. $29,205,900 27.6% 2,193 $13,318 $105,791,600 11/14/97
171 The Bone Collector Uni. $29,081,500 25.2% 2,587 $11,241 $115,439,300 11/05/99
172 Wayne's World 2 Par. $28,861,700 28.1% 2,400 $12,024 $102,668,600 12/10/93
173 Three Men and a Little Lady BV $28,786,700 19.2% 1,281 $22,472 $149,897,900 11/21/90
174 Ender's Game LG/S $28,602,800 43.7% 3,407 $8,395 $65,403,500 11/01/13
175 Maid in Manhattan SonR $28,469,700 20.3% 2,838 $10,031 $140,286,900 12/13/02
176 Hook TriS $28,394,100 11.2% 2,197 $12,924 $253,601,300 12/11/91
177 Meet Joe Black Uni. $28,306,800 33.8% 2,503 $11,307 $83,708,300 11/13/98
178 Gothika WB $28,276,900 32.4% 2,382 $11,870 $87,391,500 11/21/03
179 Jack and Jill Sony $28,228,800 33.7% 3,438 $8,211 $83,689,900 11/11/11
180 Star Trek: Nemesis Par. $28,168,300 43.3% 2,711 $10,389 $65,064,900 12/13/02
181 The Princess and the Frog BV $28,121,800 23.5% 3,434 $8,189 $119,866,000 12/11/09
182 Scrooged Par. $28,021,000 21.5% 1,262 $22,203 $130,415,500 11/23/88
183 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Par. $27,771,800 20.5% 3,507 $7,919 $135,711,400 12/18/13
184 Deja Vu BV $27,768,100 32.2% 3,108 $8,933 $86,217,900 11/22/06
185 The Golden Child Par. $27,520,100 15.0% 1,667 $16,508 $183,922,400 12/12/86
186 True Grit Par. $27,403,400 14.3% 3,047 $8,993 $191,251,600 12/22/10
187 The Prince of Egypt DW $27,376,300 14.8% 3,118 $8,780 $184,449,000 12/18/98
188 Flight Par. $27,344,200 26.5% 1,884 $14,514 $103,010,500 11/02/12
189 Sudden Impact WB $27,189,500 14.8% 1,530 $17,770 $183,946,800 12/09/83
190 Anastasia Fox $27,165,100 24.3% 2,140 $12,694 $111,985,100 11/21/97
191 Tower Heist Uni. $27,124,200 30.8% 3,367 $8,055 $88,093,800 11/04/11
192 Penguins of Madagascar Fox $27,103,100 30.4% 3,764 $7,201 $89,133,400 11/26/14
193 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Fox $26,492,500 23.0% 3,555 $7,452 $115,203,600 12/10/10
194 Little Nicky NL $26,346,000 40.7% 2,910 $9,053 $64,667,200 11/10/00
195 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause BV $26,323,000 23.1% 3,458 $7,612 $113,949,600 11/03/06
196 The Siege Fox $26,258,500 34.3% 2,541 $10,333 $76,637,900 11/06/98
197 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Fox $26,243,100 17.6% 3,723 $7,049 $149,526,200 12/16/11
198 Christmas Vacation WB $26,164,200 16.8% 1,744 $15,001 $155,848,100 12/01/89
199 Stuart Little Sony $26,134,100 11.1% 2,878 $9,080 $236,011,700 12/17/99
200 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $26,106,500 22.9% 3,653 $7,147 $113,827,000 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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