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Genres

Comedy - College

1978-Present



RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 Monsters University BV $82,429,469 30.7% 4,004 $20,587 $268,492,764 6/21/13
2 22 Jump Street Sony $57,071,445 29.8% 3,306 $17,263 $191,719,337 6/13/14
3 Neighbors Uni. $49,033,915 32.7% 3,279 $14,954 $150,157,400 5/9/14
4 The Social Network Sony $22,445,653 23.1% 2,771 $8,100 $96,962,694 10/1/10
5 Legally Blonde MGM $20,377,426 21.1% 2,620 $7,777 $96,520,674 7/13/01
6 Old School DW $17,453,216 23.1% 2,689 $6,490 $75,585,093 2/21/03
7 Road Trip DW $15,484,004 22.6% 2,530 $6,120 $68,540,777 5/19/00
8 Orange County Par. $15,053,226 36.6% 2,317 $6,496 $41,076,018 1/11/02
9 Pitch Perfect Uni. $14,846,830 22.8% 2,770 $5,360 $65,001,093 10/5/12
10 The House Bunny Sony $14,533,702 30.1% 2,714 $5,355 $48,237,389 8/22/08
11 College Road Trip BV $13,601,419 29.8% 2,706 $5,026 $45,610,425 3/7/08
12 Larry Crowne Uni. $13,096,065 36.8% 2,973 $4,405 $35,608,245 7/1/11
13 Accepted Uni. $10,023,835 27.6% 2,914 $3,439 $36,323,505 8/18/06
14 Back to School Orion $8,881,035 9.7% 1,605 $5,533 $91,258,000 6/13/86
15 21 and Over Rela. $8,754,168 34.1% 2,771 $3,159 $25,682,380 3/1/13
16 Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise Fox $7,900,879 26.3% 1,351 $5,848 $30,063,289 7/10/87
17 National Lampoon's Van Wilder Art. $7,302,913 34.3% 2,022 $3,611 $21,305,259 4/5/02
18 How High Uni. $7,102,260 22.8% 1,266 $5,610 $31,178,740 12/21/01
19 Boys and Girls Dim. $7,008,950 32.2% 1,983 $3,534 $21,799,652 6/16/00
20 Admission Focus $6,154,984 34.2% 2,160 $2,850 $18,007,317 3/22/13
21 Spring Break Col. $5,908,574 24.5% 1,493 $3,957 $24,071,666 3/25/83
22 Senseless Dim. $5,337,651 41.5% 1,843 $2,896 $12,874,899 2/20/98
23 Sydney White Uni. $5,196,380 43.7% 2,104 $2,469 $11,892,415 9/21/07
24 Dead Man on Campus Par. $4,704,688 31.2% 1,797 $2,618 $15,064,946 8/21/98
25 Soul Man NW $4,422,179 15.9% 1,282 $3,449 $27,820,000 10/24/86
26 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $4,391,174 10.7% 958 $4,583 $40,874,452 8/10/84
27 The Freshman TriS $4,222,400 19.7% 1,040 $4,060 $21,460,601 7/27/90
28 Sorority Boys BV $4,127,903 40.5% 1,801 $2,292 $10,200,032 3/22/02
29 Threesome TriS $4,001,024 27.0% 1,212 $3,301 $14,815,317 4/8/94
30 Where the Boys Are (1984) TriS $3,665,088 34.8% 1,414 $2,592 $10,530,000 4/6/84
31 The Sure Thing MGM $3,124,782 17.2% 1,115 $2,802 $18,135,531 3/1/85
32 Slackers Sony $2,785,283 52.7% 1,893 $1,471 $5,285,941 2/1/02
33 Real Genius TriS $2,557,180 19.7% 990 $2,583 $12,952,019 8/9/85
34 The Rules of Attraction Lions $2,532,410 38.8% 1,437 $1,762 $6,532,619 10/11/02
35 Oxford Blues MGM $2,486,418 28.3% 1,075 $2,312 $8,793,152 8/24/84
36 National Lampoon's Van Wilder: The Rise of Taj MGM $2,313,372 53.8% 1,979 $1,168 $4,300,645 12/1/06
37 College MGM $2,153,109 45.9% 2,123 $1,014 $4,694,636 8/29/08
38 PCU Fox $2,129,483 49.2% 1,741 $1,223 $4,330,020 4/29/94
39 Fraternity Vacation NW $1,023,186 30.7% 348 $2,940 $3,333,306 4/12/85
40 How I Got Into College Fox $651,850 39.7% 743 $877 $1,642,239 5/19/89
41 Campus Man Par. $319,218 32.3% 307 $1,039 $989,528 4/10/87
42 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $276,538 0.2% 12 $23,045 $120,091,123 7/28/78
43 Damsels in Distress SPC $58,589 5.8% 4 $14,647 $1,008,455 4/6/12
44 Pumpkin MGM $30,514 9.9% 8 $3,814 $308,552 6/28/02
45 Dorm Daze 120 $27,712 49.4% 34 $815 $56,127 9/24/03
46 Love and Other Catastrophes FoxS $22,807 7.8% 3 $7,602 $294,212 3/28/97
47 Freshman Orientation Reg. $930 8.7% 1 $930 $10,718 8/31/07
48 General Education PHP $282 3.3% 1 $282 $8,601 8/24/12
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 39 titles):
$11,929,90627.1%2,020$5,906$43,984,646-

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Pitch Perfect 2 Uni. 5/15/15
So Undercover Wein. TBD