Help us improve the site by taking this survey!

> ALL TIME BOX OFFICE

Adjuster:

TOP WEEKEND THEATER AVERAGES
1982-Present


Note: This chart top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioAverageTheatersWeekend Gross*Total Gross^Date**
1 1 Star Wars: The Force Awakens BV $59,982 4,134 $247,966,675 $936,662,225 12/18/15
2 18 Star Wars: The Force Awakens BV $36,092 4,134 $149,202,860 $936,662,225 12/25/15
3 82 Star Wars: The Force Awakens BV $21,829 4,134 $90,241,673 $936,662,225 1/01/16
4 106 Avatar Fox $19,789 3,461 $68,490,688 $749,766,139 1/01/10
5 80 Avatar Fox $21,880 3,456 $75,617,183 $749,766,139 12/25/09
6 77 Avatar Fox $22,313 3,452 $77,025,481 $749,766,139 12/18/09
7 53 Jurassic World Uni. $24,840 4,291 $106,588,440 $652,270,625 6/19/15
8 2 Jurassic World Uni. $48,855 4,274 $208,806,270 $652,270,625 6/12/15
9 3 Marvel's The Avengers BV $47,698 4,349 $207,438,708 $623,357,910 5/04/12
10 63 Marvel's The Avengers BV $23,696 4,349 $103,052,274 $623,357,910 5/11/12
11 17 The Dark Knight WB $36,283 4,366 $158,411,483 $533,345,358 7/18/08
12 153 The Dark Knight WB $17,216 4,366 $75,166,466 $533,345,358 7/25/08
13 12 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story BV $37,306 4,157 $155,081,681 $532,177,324 12/16/16
14 7 Beauty and the Beast (2017) BV $41,508 4,210 $174,750,616 $498,225,739 3/17/17
15 87 Beauty and the Beast (2017) BV $21,479 4,210 $90,426,717 $498,225,739 3/24/17
16 28 Finding Dory BV $31,373 4,305 $135,060,273 $486,295,561 6/17/16
17 167 Finding Dory BV $16,948 4,305 $72,959,954 $486,295,561 6/24/16
18 5 Avengers: Age of Ultron BV $44,731 4,276 $191,271,109 $459,005,868 5/01/15
19 128 Avengers: Age of Ultron BV $18,182 4,276 $77,746,929 $459,005,868 5/08/15
20 16 The Dark Knight Rises WB $36,532 4,404 $160,887,295 $448,139,099 7/20/12
21 159 Shrek 2 DW $17,089 4,223 $72,170,363 $441,226,247 5/28/04
22 45 Shrek 2 DW $25,951 4,163 $108,037,878 $441,226,247 5/21/04
23 165 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $17,002 3,023 $51,399,863 $431,088,295 5/28/99
24 83 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $21,825 2,970 $64,820,970 $431,088,295 5/21/99
25 11 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $37,971 4,163 $158,074,286 $424,668,047 11/22/13
26 140 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $17,819 4,163 $74,179,601 $424,668,047 11/29/13
27 24 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest BV $32,817 4,133 $135,634,554 $423,315,812 7/07/06
28 39 Toy Story 3 BV $27,385 4,028 $110,307,189 $415,004,880 6/18/10
29 8 Iron Man 3 BV $40,946 4,253 $174,144,585 $409,013,994 5/03/13
30 163 Iron Man 3 BV $17,053 4,253 $72,525,615 $409,013,994 5/10/13
31 6 Captain America: Civil War BV $42,390 4,226 $179,139,142 $408,084,349 5/06/16
32 155 Captain America: Civil War BV $17,188 4,226 $72,637,142 $408,084,349 5/13/16
33 14 The Hunger Games LGF $36,871 4,137 $152,535,747 $408,010,692 3/23/12
34 25 Spider-Man Sony $31,769 3,615 $114,844,116 $403,706,375 5/03/02
35 107 Spider-Man Sony $19,755 3,615 $71,417,527 $403,706,375 5/10/02
36 47 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen P/DW $25,736 4,234 $108,966,307 $402,111,870 6/26/09
37 132 Frozen BV $18,009 3,742 $67,391,326 $400,738,009 11/29/13
38 10 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 WB $38,672 4,375 $169,189,427 $381,011,219 7/15/11
39 31 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $29,619 3,661 $108,435,841 $380,270,577 5/20/05
40 109 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $19,613 3,703 $72,629,713 $377,027,325 12/19/03
41 89 Spider-Man 2 Sony $21,232 4,152 $88,156,227 $373,585,825 7/02/04
42 171 The Passion of the Christ NM $16,797 3,170 $53,246,801 $370,274,604 3/05/04
43 38 The Passion of the Christ NM $27,554 3,043 $83,848,082 $370,274,604 2/27/04
44 61 The Secret Life of Pets Uni. $23,879 4,370 $104,352,905 $368,384,330 7/08/16
45 92 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $20,895 3,997 $83,517,315 $368,061,265 7/05/13
46 48 The Jungle Book (2016) BV $25,636 4,028 $103,261,464 $364,001,123 4/15/16
47 13 Deadpool Fox $37,222 3,558 $132,434,639 $363,070,709 2/12/16
48 196 Jurassic Park Uni. $15,780 2,437 $38,455,860 $357,067,947 6/18/93
49 112 Jurassic Park Uni. $19,561 2,404 $47,026,828 $357,067,947 6/11/93
50 72 Inside Out BV $22,919 3,946 $90,440,272 $356,461,711 6/19/15
51 15 Furious 7 Uni. $36,760 4,004 $147,187,040 $353,007,020 4/03/15
52 60 Transformers: Dark of the Moon P/DW $23,937 4,088 $97,852,865 $352,390,543 7/01/11
53 147 American Sniper WB $17,444 3,705 $64,628,304 $350,126,372 1/23/15
54 52 American Sniper WB $25,111 3,555 $89,269,066 $350,126,372 1/16/15
55 108 Zootopia BV $19,614 3,827 $75,063,401 $341,268,248 3/04/16
56 158 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $17,119 3,622 $62,007,528 $339,789,881 12/20/02
57 93 Finding Nemo BV $20,821 3,374 $70,251,710 $339,714,978 5/30/03
58 33 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 LGF $29,366 4,151 $121,897,634 $337,135,885 11/21/14
59 19 Spider-Man 3 Sony $35,540 4,252 $151,116,516 $336,530,303 5/04/07
60 40 Minions Uni. $26,905 4,301 $115,718,405 $336,045,770 7/10/15
61 29 Alice in Wonderland (2010) BV $31,143 3,728 $116,101,023 $334,191,110 3/05/10
62 169 Alice in Wonderland (2010) BV $16,822 3,728 $62,714,076 $334,191,110 3/12/10
63 69 Guardians of the Galaxy BV $23,118 4,080 $94,320,883 $333,176,600 8/01/14
64 9 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice WB $39,134 4,242 $166,007,347 $330,360,194 3/25/16
65 27 Suicide Squad WB $31,418 4,255 $133,682,248 $325,100,054 8/05/16
66 32 Shrek the Third P/DW $29,507 4,122 $121,629,270 $322,719,944 5/18/07
67 145 Transformers P/DW $17,577 4,011 $70,502,384 $319,246,193 7/06/07
68 58 Iron Man Par. $24,024 4,105 $98,618,668 $318,412,101 5/02/08
69 55 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $24,590 3,672 $90,294,621 $317,575,550 11/16/01
70 198 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $15,655 3,672 $57,487,755 $317,575,550 11/23/01
71 67 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Par. $23,507 4,260 $100,137,835 $317,101,119 5/23/08
72 187 The Lion King BV $16,022 2,552 $40,888,194 $312,855,561 6/24/94
73 34 Iron Man 2 Par. $29,252 4,380 $128,122,480 $312,433,331 5/07/10
74 44 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End BV $26,302 4,362 $114,732,820 $309,420,425 5/25/07
75 148 Independence Day Fox $17,428 2,882 $50,228,264 $306,169,268 7/05/96
76 23 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 BV $33,704 4,347 $146,510,104 $304,988,551 5/05/17
77 51 Skyfall Sony $25,211 3,505 $88,364,714 $304,360,277 11/09/12
78 91 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB (NL) $20,919 4,045 $84,617,303 $303,003,568 12/14/12
79 50 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $25,317 3,161 $80,027,814 $302,191,252 5/17/02
80 134 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $17,997 4,325 $77,835,727 $301,959,197 7/17/09
81 20 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $35,497 4,024 $142,839,137 $296,623,634 11/20/09
82 30 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $30,307 4,125 $125,017,372 $295,983,305 11/19/10
83 131 Up BV $18,085 3,766 $68,108,790 $293,004,164 5/29/09
84 178 Inception WB $16,557 3,792 $62,785,337 $292,576,195 7/16/10
85 21 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $34,660 4,070 $141,067,634 $292,324,737 11/16/12
86 135 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $17,994 4,285 $77,108,414 $292,004,738 7/13/07
87 130 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $18,129 3,616 $65,556,312 $291,710,957 12/09/05
88 36 Man of Steel WB $27,720 4,207 $116,619,362 $291,045,518 6/14/13
89 42 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $26,616 3,858 $102,685,961 $290,013,036 11/18/05
90 180 Home Alone Fox $16,345 1,284 $20,987,761 $285,761,243 11/23/90
91 54 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 LGF $24,591 4,175 $102,665,981 $281,723,902 11/20/15
92 49 The Matrix Reloaded WB $25,471 3,603 $91,774,413 $281,576,461 5/16/03
93 22 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $34,012 4,061 $138,122,261 $281,287,133 11/18/11
94 199 Gravity WB $15,604 3,575 $55,785,112 $274,092,705 10/04/13
95 97 Monsters University BV $20,587 4,004 $82,429,469 $268,492,764 6/21/13
96 59 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $23,997 3,682 $88,357,488 $261,988,482 11/15/02
97 139 The Incredibles BV $17,917 3,933 $70,467,623 $261,441,092 11/05/04
98 173 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $16,630 3,134 $52,118,445 $260,044,825 11/24/00
99 143 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $17,615 3,127 $55,082,330 $260,044,825 11/17/00
100 57 Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $24,130 3,938 $95,023,721 $259,766,572 4/04/14
101 119 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB (NL) $18,869 3,903 $73,645,197 $258,366,855 12/13/13
102 127 The LEGO Movie WB $18,291 3,775 $69,050,279 $257,760,692 2/07/14
103 113 Star Trek Par. $19,539 3,849 $75,204,289 $257,730,019 5/08/09
104 88 I Am Legend WB $21,411 3,606 $77,211,321 $256,393,010 12/14/07
105 115 Monsters, Inc. BV $19,331 3,237 $62,577,067 $255,873,250 11/02/01
106 62 The Hangover Part II WB $23,775 3,615 $85,946,294 $254,464,305 5/27/11
107 70 Return of the Jedi Fox $22,973 1,002 $23,019,618 $252,583,617 5/27/83
108 154 Return of the Jedi Fox $17,195 1,002 $17,229,694 $252,583,617 6/03/83
109 183 Despicable Me Uni. $16,225 3,476 $56,397,125 $251,513,985 7/09/10
110 122 Batman WB $18,454 2,194 $40,489,746 $251,188,924 6/23/89
111 168 Men in Black Sony $16,910 3,020 $51,068,455 $250,690,539 7/04/97
112 56 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban WB $24,302 3,855 $93,687,367 $249,541,069 6/04/04
113 141 Toy Story 2 BV $17,734 3,236 $57,388,839 $245,852,179 11/26/99
114 65 Transformers: Age of Extinction Par. $23,633 4,233 $100,038,390 $245,439,076 6/27/14
115 114 Bruce Almighty Uni. $19,510 3,483 $67,953,330 $242,829,261 5/23/03
116 164 Twister WB $17,008 2,414 $41,059,405 $241,721,524 5/10/96
117 144 Maleficent BV $17,586 3,948 $69,431,298 $241,410,378 5/30/14
118 85 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides BV $21,697 4,155 $90,151,958 $241,071,802 5/20/11
119 182 Shrek Forever After P/DW $16,251 4,359 $70,838,207 $238,736,787 5/21/10
120 41 Fast & Furious 6 Uni. $26,620 3,658 $97,375,245 $238,679,850 5/24/13
121 188 Brave BV $15,928 4,164 $66,323,594 $237,283,207 6/22/12
122 101 Oz The Great and Powerful BV $20,223 3,912 $79,110,453 $234,911,825 3/08/13
123 35 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $27,845 3,690 $102,750,665 $234,362,462 5/26/06
124 175 War of the Worlds Par. $16,601 3,908 $64,878,725 $234,280,354 7/01/05
125 137 Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them WB $17,954 4,144 $74,403,387 $234,037,575 11/18/16
126 75 X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $22,729 3,996 $90,823,660 $233,921,534 5/23/14
127 79 Doctor Strange BV $21,911 3,882 $85,058,311 $232,641,920 11/04/16
128 78 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Uni. $21,985 3,281 $72,132,785 $229,086,679 5/23/97
129 129 Star Trek Into Darkness Par. $18,140 3,868 $70,165,559 $228,778,661 5/17/13
130 123 Signs BV $18,418 3,264 $60,117,080 $227,966,634 8/02/02
131 195 Hancock Sony $15,789 3,965 $62,603,879 $227,946,274 7/04/08
132 117 The Bourne Ultimatum Uni. $18,929 3,660 $69,283,690 $227,471,070 8/03/07
133 86 Rush Hour 2 NL $21,619 3,118 $67,408,222 $226,164,286 8/03/01
134 84 Logan Fox $21,717 4,071 $88,411,916 $225,902,798 3/03/17
135 194 WALL-E BV $15,803 3,992 $63,087,526 $223,808,164 6/27/08
136 71 The Fate of the Furious Uni. $22,920 4,310 $98,786,705 $220,287,685 4/14/17
137 170 Ted Uni. $16,800 3,239 $54,415,205 $218,815,487 6/29/12
138 96 The Da Vinci Code Sony $20,635 3,735 $77,073,388 $217,536,138 5/19/06
139 162 Aladdin BV $17,054 1,131 $19,289,073 $217,350,219 11/27/92
140 191 Mission: Impossible II Par. $15,835 3,653 $57,845,297 $215,409,889 5/26/00
141 73 X2: X-Men United Fox $22,870 3,741 $85,558,731 $214,949,694 5/02/03
142 120 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Uni. $18,830 3,729 $70,217,070 $214,030,500 3/02/12
143 100 Austin Powers in Goldmember NL $20,224 3,613 $73,071,188 $213,307,889 7/26/02
144 74 300 WB $22,844 3,103 $70,885,301 $210,614,939 3/09/07
145 64 Fast Five Uni. $23,655 3,644 $86,198,765 $209,837,675 4/29/11
146 156 Sherlock Holmes WB $17,183 3,626 $62,304,277 $209,028,679 12/25/09
147 126 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Fox $18,304 3,967 $72,611,427 $208,545,589 7/11/14
148 76 Thor: The Dark World BV $22,322 3,841 $85,737,841 $206,362,140 11/08/13
149 177 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me NL $16,581 3,312 $54,917,604 $206,040,086 6/11/99
150 90 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Sony $21,186 4,324 $91,608,337 $202,853,933 5/02/14
151 124 World War Z Par. $18,412 3,607 $66,411,834 $202,359,711 6/21/13
152 104 The Mummy Returns Uni. $20,035 3,401 $68,139,035 $202,019,785 5/04/01
153 142 Cinderella (2015) BV $17,653 3,845 $67,877,361 $201,151,353 3/13/15
154 66 Godzilla (2014) WB $23,580 3,952 $93,188,384 $200,676,069 5/16/14
155 138 Spectre Sony $17,919 3,929 $70,403,148 $200,074,609 11/06/15
156 125 Pearl Harbor BV $18,381 3,214 $59,078,912 $198,542,554 5/25/01
157 157 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $17,162 3,964 $68,033,544 $195,330,621 3/31/06
158 99 Twilight Sum. $20,368 3,419 $69,637,740 $192,769,854 11/21/08
159 152 22 Jump Street Sony $17,263 3,306 $57,071,445 $191,719,337 6/13/14
160 185 Cars 2 BV $16,072 4,115 $66,135,507 $191,452,396 6/24/11
161 161 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) Par. $17,055 3,845 $65,575,105 $191,204,754 8/08/14
162 103 The Day After Tomorrow Fox $20,071 3,425 $68,743,584 $186,740,799 5/28/04
163 105 Pitch Perfect 2 Uni. $19,930 3,473 $69,216,890 $184,296,230 5/15/15
164 121 Batman Forever WB $18,572 2,842 $52,784,433 $184,031,112 6/16/95
165 118 The Simpsons Movie Fox $18,877 3,922 $74,036,787 $183,135,014 7/27/07
166 174 Thor Par. $16,618 3,955 $65,723,338 $181,030,624 5/06/11
167 110 Planet of the Apes (2001) Fox $19,580 3,500 $68,532,960 $180,011,740 7/27/01
168 94 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Fox $20,751 4,099 $85,058,003 $179,883,157 5/01/09
169 146 Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $17,512 3,715 $65,058,524 $176,654,505 7/22/11
170 176 The Bourne Supremacy Uni. $16,594 3,165 $52,521,865 $176,241,941 7/23/04
171 111 Quantum of Solace Sony $19,568 3,451 $67,528,882 $168,368,427 11/14/08
172 189 Kong: Skull Island WB $15,867 3,846 $61,025,472 $167,066,744 3/10/17
173 68 Fifty Shades of Grey Uni. $23,360 3,646 $85,171,450 $166,167,230 2/13/15
174 116 2012 Sony $19,165 3,404 $65,237,614 $166,112,167 11/13/09
175 136 Hannibal MGM $17,957 3,230 $58,003,121 $165,092,268 2/09/01
176 184 Clash of the Titans (2010) WB $16,213 3,777 $61,235,105 $163,214,888 4/02/10
177 151 Batman Returns WB $17,279 2,644 $45,687,711 $162,831,698 6/19/92
178 81 Straight Outta Compton Uni. $21,835 2,757 $60,200,180 $161,197,785 8/14/15
179 133 X-Men Fox $18,007 3,025 $54,471,475 $157,299,717 7/14/00
180 190 X-Men: Apocalypse Fox $15,848 4,150 $65,769,562 $155,442,489 5/27/16
181 98 Fast and Furious Uni. $20,500 3,461 $70,950,500 $155,064,265 4/03/09
182 197 Scooby-Doo WB $15,710 3,447 $54,155,312 $153,294,164 6/14/02
183 149 Sex and the City WB (NL) $17,363 3,285 $57,038,404 $152,647,258 5/30/08
184 43 The Blair Witch Project Art. $26,528 1,101 $29,207,381 $140,539,099 7/30/99
185 160 Star Wars (Special Edition) Fox $17,065 2,104 $35,906,661 $138,257,865 1/31/97
186 200 Ride Along Uni. $15,590 2,663 $41,516,170 $134,938,200 1/17/14
187 193 The Incredible Hulk Uni. $15,810 3,505 $55,414,050 $134,806,913 6/13/08
188 186 Wanted Uni. $16,040 3,175 $50,927,085 $134,508,551 6/27/08
189 166 Hulk Uni. $16,974 3,660 $62,128,420 $132,177,234 6/20/03
190 26 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Fox $31,607 837 $26,455,463 $128,505,958 11/03/06
191 37 Fahrenheit 9/11 Lions $27,558 868 $23,920,637 $119,194,771 6/25/04
192 181 Jackass 3-D Par. $16,343 3,081 $50,353,641 $117,229,692 10/15/10
193 95 8 Mile Uni. $20,745 2,470 $51,240,555 $116,750,901 11/08/02
194 46 Paranormal Activity Par. $25,813 760 $19,617,650 $107,918,810 10/16/09
195 192 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $15,829 3,321 $52,568,183 $104,028,807 10/21/11
196 179 Dreamgirls P/DW $16,549 852 $14,100,050 $103,365,956 12/29/06
197 172 Think Like a Man SGem $16,693 2,015 $33,636,303 $91,547,205 4/20/12
198 102 Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail LGF $20,192 2,032 $41,030,947 $90,508,336 2/20/09
199 4 Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour BV $45,561 683 $31,117,834 $65,281,781 2/01/08
200 150 Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire LGF $17,300 629 $10,881,772 $47,566,524 11/20/09

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