> ALL TIME BOX OFFICE

Adjuster:

TOP WEEKEND THEATER AVERAGES
1982-Present


Note: This chart top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioAverageTheatersOpening*Adjusted Gross^Date**
1 76 Zero Dark Thirty Sony $84,259 5 $421,300 $97,996,500 12/21/12
2 61 The Year of Living Dangerously WB $90,333 1 $90,300 $26,528,500 1/21/83
3 59 Wish You Were Here Atl $90,680 1 $90,700 $6,828,000 7/24/87
4 149 Wide Sargasso Sea NL $66,387 1 $66,400 $3,171,100 4/16/93
5 179 The Whistle Blower Hemd $62,451 1 $62,500 $3,118,900 7/10/87
6 24 Victor/Victoria MGM $128,708 3 $386,100 $78,024,400 3/19/82
7 54 The Verdict Fox $93,080 3 $279,200 $141,463,600 12/10/82
8 77 Up in the Air Par. $84,145 15 $1,262,200 $87,259,000 12/04/09
9 147 Unzipped Mira. $66,604 2 $133,200 $5,373,400 8/04/95
10 105 Under the Volcano Uni. $75,009 1 $75,000 $6,186,500 6/15/84
11 53 The Tree of Life FoxS $94,040 4 $376,200 $13,523,600 5/27/11
12 188 Trainspotting Mira. $60,394 8 $483,200 $30,333,100 7/19/96
13 128 Traffic USA $69,657 4 $278,600 $178,288,000 12/29/00
14 4 Toy Story 2 BV $480,379 1 $480,400 $388,910,900 11/19/99
15 97 Tous les Matins du Monde Oct. $76,945 1 $76,900 $6,066,800 11/13/92
16 192 Too Beautiful For You OrionC $59,981 1 $60,000 $3,414,300 3/02/90
17 113 To Rome with Love SPC $72,361 5 $361,800 $17,408,300 6/22/12
18 154 To Die For Sony $65,670 11 $722,400 $39,780,000 9/29/95
19 85 Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Focus $80,616 4 $322,500 $24,823,600 12/09/11
20 14 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas BV $187,768 2 $375,500 $98,194,400 10/15/93
21 47 Tim Burton's Corpse Bride WB $98,464 5 $492,300 $67,677,000 9/16/05
22 177 Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! Mira. $62,751 2 $125,500 $7,855,800 5/04/90
23 118 Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri FoxS $71,330 4 $285,300 $44,395,800 11/10/17
24 121 This Is My Life Fox $70,956 2 $141,900 $5,724,500 2/21/92
25 48 The Thin Red Line Fox $97,952 5 $489,800 $58,340,900 12/25/98
26 32 There Will Be Blood ParV $112,697 2 $225,400 $45,550,600 12/28/07
27 157 Thank You for Smoking FoxS $65,268 5 $326,300 $30,774,200 3/17/06
28 112 Talk to Her SPC $73,041 2 $146,100 $12,565,600 11/22/02
29 50 Syriana WB $94,998 5 $475,000 $63,996,500 11/25/05
30 193 Sunshine Cleaning Over. $59,720 4 $238,900 $13,145,900 3/13/09
31 27 Steve Jobs Uni. $121,839 4 $487,400 $16,602,600 10/09/15
32 173 Stealing Beauty FoxS $63,168 3 $189,500 $8,686,100 6/14/96
33 63 Spring Breakers A24 $89,765 3 $269,300 $14,095,400 3/15/13
34 182 Sophie's Choice Uni. $62,106 9 $559,000 $77,586,800 12/10/82
35 102 A Soldier's Story Col. $75,677 5 $378,400 $52,429,500 9/14/84
36 115 Sleepwalk with Me IFC $71,896 1 $71,900 $2,349,100 8/24/12
37 140 Sideways FoxS $67,763 4 $271,100 $91,517,600 10/22/04
38 81 Sicko LGF $81,500 1 $81,500 $28,998,700 6/22/07
39 151 Sicario LGF $65,908 6 $395,500 $43,848,400 9/18/15
40 180 She's Gotta Have It Isld $62,395 1 $62,400 $15,640,900 8/08/86
41 111 The Shape of Water FoxS $73,756 2 $147,500 $48,975,600 12/01/17
42 89 sex, lies and videotape Mira. $79,856 4 $319,400 $50,667,400 8/04/89
43 106 Sarafina! BV $74,921 2 $149,800 $14,313,200 9/18/92
44 91 The Royal Tenenbaums BV $79,571 5 $397,900 $73,389,900 12/14/01
45 51 A Room with a View Cinc $94,163 1 $94,200 $43,604,000 3/07/86
46 116 Revolutionary Road ParV $71,680 3 $215,000 $24,969,200 12/26/08
47 34 The Revenant Fox $110,867 4 $443,500 $173,973,400 12/25/15
48 198 Return of the Jedi Fox $59,292 1,002 $59,412,500 $658,394,900 5/27/83
49 10 Red State SMod $211,246 1 $211,200 $1,136,200 3/04/11
50 104 Raising Arizona Fox $75,353 1 $75,400 $47,506,600 3/13/87
51 72 The Purple Rose of Cairo Orion $87,096 3 $261,300 $24,347,200 3/01/85
52 92 Punchline Col. $79,490 4 $318,000 $41,624,600 9/30/88
53 41 Punch-Drunk Love SonR $102,765 5 $513,800 $24,969,600 10/11/02
54 6 The Princess and the Frog BV $419,956 2 $839,900 $110,238,700 11/27/09
55 87 Prick Up Your Ears Gold. $80,350 1 $80,300 $3,440,700 4/17/87
56 33 Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire LGF $111,133 18 $2,000,400 $50,588,400 11/06/09
57 2 Pocahontas BV $837,829 6 $5,027,000 $264,607,700 6/16/95
58 69 Platoon Orion $88,049 6 $528,300 $288,094,700 12/19/86
59 117 The Place Beyond the Pines Focus $71,536 4 $286,100 $20,765,000 3/29/13
60 107 The Piano Mira. $74,336 4 $297,400 $78,384,200 11/12/93
61 122 Philadelphia TriS $70,417 4 $281,700 $150,639,000 12/24/93
62 194 The Perks of Being a Wallflower LG/S $59,658 4 $238,600 $17,938,000 9/21/12
63 191 The People Vs. Larry Flynt Sony $60,156 16 $962,500 $35,956,900 12/27/96
64 138 A Passage to India Col. $68,217 3 $204,700 $62,320,700 12/14/84
65 136 The Paper Uni. $68,271 5 $341,400 $75,512,400 3/18/94
66 124 Orlando SPC $70,059 3 $210,200 $10,446,200 6/11/93
67 162 One Hour Photo FoxS $64,270 7 $449,900 $44,213,300 8/23/02
68 142 The Official Story ALM $67,390 1 $67,400 $67,400 11/08/85
69 134 Nine Wein. $68,702 4 $274,800 $20,572,300 12/18/09
70 75 Night and the City Fox $84,309 1 $84,300 $12,151,400 10/16/92
71 110 New York Stories BV $73,780 12 $885,400 $22,042,100 3/03/89
72 185 Nell Fox $60,938 2 $121,900 $63,456,300 12/16/94
73 148 Mystic River WB $66,460 13 $864,000 $120,082,900 10/10/03
74 119 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $71,098 3 $213,300 $44,281,700 5/07/93
75 164 Mountains of the Moon TriS $64,081 2 $128,200 $7,710,600 2/23/90
76 28 Moulin Rouge! Fox $120,327 2 $240,700 $82,416,200 5/18/01
77 126 The Motorcycle Diaries Focus $69,744 3 $209,200 $21,918,900 9/24/04
78 86 The Mosquito Coast WB $80,579 3 $241,700 $30,085,600 11/28/86
79 23 Moonrise Kingdom Focus $130,910 4 $523,600 $46,957,600 5/25/12
80 55 Moonlight (2016) A24 $92,971 4 $371,900 $25,680,600 10/21/16
81 67 The Mission WB $88,457 1 $88,500 $35,951,900 10/31/86
82 45 Midnight in Paris SPC $100,701 6 $604,200 $57,744,000 5/20/11
83 145 Miami Rhapsody BV $66,741 2 $133,500 $9,758,400 1/27/95
84 64 Metropolitan NL $89,686 1 $89,700 $5,647,200 8/03/90
85 165 Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence Uni. $64,021 4 $256,100 $5,953,100 8/26/83
86 35 Memoirs of a Geisha Sony $108,205 8 $865,600 $71,911,900 12/09/05
87 52 Melinda and Melinda FoxS $94,158 1 $94,200 $4,853,000 3/18/05
88 42 Maurice Cinc $102,463 1 $102,500 $5,069,900 9/18/87
89 183 Match Point DW $61,843 8 $494,700 $28,741,600 12/30/05
90 20 The Master Wein. $153,887 5 $769,400 $16,787,500 9/14/12
91 95 Mask Uni. $77,576 4 $310,300 $110,453,900 3/08/85
92 197 Manchester by the Sea RAtt. $59,310 4 $237,200 $43,991,100 11/18/16
93 103 Lust, Caution Focus $75,531 1 $75,500 $5,436,600 9/28/07
94 153 Little Miss Sunshine FoxS $65,783 7 $460,500 $74,311,600 7/28/06
95 1 The Lion King BV $1,543,099 2 $3,086,200 $606,696,200 6/17/94
96 73 Lincoln BV $86,699 11 $953,700 $184,811,400 11/09/12
97 109 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou BV $74,024 2 $148,000 $30,889,400 12/10/04
98 68 The Last Temptation of Christ Uni. $88,182 9 $793,600 $16,563,800 8/12/88
99 181 The Last Emperor Col. $62,154 5 $310,800 $87,454,700 11/20/87
100 84 Lady Bird A24 $80,688 4 $322,800 $41,869,900 11/03/17
101 16 La La Land LG/S $162,989 5 $814,900 $139,086,300 12/09/16
102 167 Kundun BV $63,850 2 $127,700 $9,855,500 12/26/97
103 25 Kiss of the Spider Woman IsAl $128,161 1 $128,200 $37,526,300 7/26/85
104 62 The King's Speech Wein. $90,194 4 $360,800 $139,812,500 11/26/10
105 94 The Killing Fields WB $77,867 1 $77,900 $79,552,800 11/02/84
106 108 The Kids Are All Right Focus $74,111 7 $518,800 $21,940,200 7/09/10
107 88 Kids Mira. $80,093 2 $160,200 $13,853,200 7/21/95
108 125 Juno FoxS $69,866 7 $489,100 $163,240,800 12/07/07
109 37 The Joy Luck Club BV $104,086 3 $312,300 $64,610,200 9/10/93
110 176 Into the Wild ParV $62,759 4 $251,000 $21,615,500 9/21/07
111 46 Inside Llewyn Davis CBS $98,683 4 $394,700 $13,357,200 12/06/13
112 161 Inherent Vice WB $64,293 5 $321,500 $8,104,400 12/12/14
113 70 An Inconvenient Truth ParC $87,298 4 $349,200 $29,970,700 5/26/06
114 163 In Good Company Uni. $64,156 3 $192,500 $58,101,000 12/31/04
115 30 The Imitation Game Wein. $117,383 4 $469,500 $91,045,000 11/28/14
116 49 I Heart Huckabees FoxS $95,628 4 $382,500 $16,729,700 10/01/04
117 40 Howards End SPC $102,983 1 $103,000 $50,950,900 3/13/92
118 196 Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey BV $59,573 2 $119,100 $82,150,900 2/05/93
119 5 Hercules BV $442,044 1 $442,000 $175,551,500 6/13/97
120 123 A Handful of Dust NL $70,163 1 $70,200 $3,087,200 6/24/88
121 56 Guiana 1838 RBC $92,834 1 $92,800 $295,700 9/24/04
122 137 The Grifters Mira. $68,263 2 $136,500 $25,966,300 12/07/90
123 158 Grand Canyon Fox $65,220 2 $130,400 $65,124,300 12/27/91
124 11 The Grand Budapest Hotel FoxS $207,123 4 $828,500 $58,611,900 3/07/14
125 146 Gothic Vest $66,664 1 $66,700 $1,905,000 4/10/87
126 130 Good Will Hunting Mira. $69,055 7 $483,400 $239,971,000 12/05/97
127 43 Good Morning, Vietnam BV $101,005 4 $404,000 $245,175,600 12/25/87
128 60 Gandhi Col. $90,669 4 $362,700 $136,244,100 12/10/82
129 7 Frozen BV $236,977 1 $237,000 $398,703,500 11/22/13
130 139 Frost/Nixon Uni. $68,206 3 $204,600 $20,387,400 12/05/08
131 150 The Freshman TriS $65,947 6 $395,700 $41,247,000 7/20/90
132 133 For the Boys Fox $68,891 2 $137,800 $34,490,300 11/22/91
133 169 Fool for Love Can. $63,707 2 $127,400 $1,840,300 12/06/85
134 190 The Fisher King TriS $60,185 10 $601,900 $80,905,100 9/20/91
135 101 A Fish Called Wanda MGM $76,102 3 $228,300 $123,618,900 7/15/88
136 100 The Fighter Par. $76,127 4 $304,500 $96,128,100 12/10/10
137 120 Fantastic Mr. Fox Fox $71,017 4 $284,100 $22,330,300 11/13/09
138 166 Fantasia 2000 (35mm & IMAX) BV $63,980 54 $3,454,900 $91,151,400 12/31/99
139 15 Evita BV $179,415 2 $358,800 $88,655,100 12/27/96
140 83 Everyone Says I Love You Mira. $80,733 3 $242,200 $17,285,900 12/06/96
141 174 Everest (IMAX) MFF $63,140 10 $631,400 $134,769,100 3/06/98
142 189 Enough Said FoxS $60,353 4 $241,400 $17,117,500 9/20/13
143 168 Eleni WB $63,838 1 $63,800 $698,700 11/01/85
144 21 Edward Scissorhands Fox $153,396 2 $306,800 $108,678,000 12/07/90
145 171 Educating Rita Col. $63,249 3 $189,700 $37,806,000 9/23/83
146 129 Ed Wood BV $69,597 2 $139,200 $11,451,000 9/30/94
147 17 Dreamgirls P/DW $156,786 3 $470,400 $123,513,300 12/15/06
148 187 Down with Love Fox $60,711 1 $60,700 $27,376,800 5/09/03
149 66 Don't Think Twice TFA $88,690 1 $88,700 $4,209,000 7/22/16
150 143 Defiance ParV $67,304 2 $134,600 $31,217,500 1/02/09
151 195 Defending Your Life WB $59,621 3 $178,900 $31,614,600 3/22/91
152 175 Deconstructing Harry FL $63,139 10 $631,400 $18,525,400 12/12/97
153 71 Dead Poets Society BV $87,151 8 $697,200 $196,308,000 6/02/89
154 90 The Darjeeling Limited FoxS $79,727 2 $159,500 $14,052,700 9/28/07
155 80 Dances with Wolves Orion $82,130 14 $1,149,800 $355,275,300 11/09/90
156 31 The Crucible Fox $115,871 1 $115,900 $13,091,900 11/29/96
157 178 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon SPC $62,521 16 $1,000,300 $184,614,100 12/08/00
158 57 Crossing Delancey WB $92,399 1 $92,400 $32,168,700 8/26/88
159 200 Country BV $59,143 1 $59,100 $23,325,400 9/28/84
160 155 The Commitments Fox $65,496 8 $524,000 $28,811,400 8/16/91
161 186 A Civil Action BV $60,739 2 $121,500 $90,779,000 12/25/98
162 199 Carol Wein. $59,226 4 $236,900 $11,995,100 11/20/15
163 172 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $63,199 4 $252,800 $15,346,300 9/25/09
164 58 Call Me by Your Name SPC $91,425 4 $365,700 $13,986,700 11/24/17
165 135 Cafe Society LGF $68,649 5 $343,200 $10,605,200 7/15/16
166 26 Bulworth Fox $122,917 2 $245,800 $45,986,000 5/15/98
167 78 Bullets Over Broadway Mira. $83,704 2 $167,400 $26,031,100 10/21/94
168 141 Bugsy TriS $67,761 4 $271,000 $95,963,700 12/13/91
169 3 A Bug's Life BV $504,651 1 $504,700 $277,521,600 11/20/98
170 12 Brother Bear BV $196,805 2 $393,600 $114,909,500 10/24/03
171 22 Brokeback Mountain Focus $138,863 5 $694,300 $103,353,700 12/09/05
172 132 Brazil Uni. $68,931 1 $68,900 $21,767,000 12/20/85
173 93 Boyhood IFC $78,004 5 $390,000 $25,466,300 7/11/14
174 36 Blue Jasmine SPC $105,784 6 $634,700 $34,447,600 7/26/13
175 65 The Blair Witch Project Art. $89,625 27 $2,419,900 $224,917,900 7/16/99
176 82 Black Swan FoxS $81,414 18 $1,465,400 $109,867,400 12/03/10
177 159 Black Hawk Down SonR $64,573 4 $258,300 $152,019,400 12/28/01
178 39 Birdman FoxS $103,926 4 $415,700 $41,888,500 10/17/14
179 99 The Big Sick LGF $76,590 5 $383,000 $39,028,000 6/23/17
180 79 The Big Short Par. $82,413 8 $659,300 $66,260,000 12/11/15
181 18 Beauty and the Beast BV $156,561 2 $313,100 $284,271,300 11/15/91
182 160 Bad Education SPC $64,311 3 $192,900 $6,670,600 11/19/04
183 131 Babel ParV $69,038 7 $483,300 $41,687,000 10/27/06
184 8 Atlantis: The Lost Empire BV $236,294 2 $472,600 $120,738,400 6/08/01
185 96 The Aristocrats Think $77,303 4 $309,200 $8,088,200 7/29/05
186 127 Apocalypse Now Redux Mira. $69,659 2 $139,300 $6,645,200 8/03/01
187 44 Annie Col. $100,859 14 $1,412,100 $157,785,600 5/21/82
188 9 Anastasia Fox $213,507 1 $213,500 $102,990,800 11/14/97
189 19 American Sniper WB $155,120 4 $620,500 $350,240,400 12/26/14
190 29 American Hustle Sony $120,158 6 $720,900 $151,384,700 12/13/13
191 74 American Beauty DW $86,173 16 $1,378,800 $202,721,900 9/17/99
192 156 Amelie Mira. $65,342 3 $196,000 $47,034,700 11/02/01
193 13 Aladdin BV $192,636 2 $385,300 $426,356,300 11/13/92
194 170 Agnes of God Col. $63,423 8 $507,400 $58,691,300 9/13/85
195 38 After Hours WB $104,053 1 $104,100 $24,296,800 9/13/85
196 184 The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Gram. $60,969 7 $426,800 $21,823,900 8/12/94
197 98 Adaptation. Sony $76,857 7 $538,000 $30,489,100 12/06/02
198 152 About Schmidt NL $65,853 6 $395,100 $87,747,000 12/13/02
199 114 1984 Gold. $72,340 1 $72,300 $19,312,800 12/14/84
200 144 127 Hours FoxS $67,205 4 $268,800 $18,609,900 11/05/10

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.
** Date is the beginning date of the 3-day weekend.
Movies are in wide release when playing in 600 or more theaters.

RELATED CHARTS
Worst Opening Theater Averages
Smallest 2nd Weekend Drops
All Time Opening Weekends
Return to All Time Index