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1976-Present



RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 Bruce Almighty Uni. $67,953,330 28.0% 3,483 $19,510 $242,829,261 5/23/03
2 Marley and Me Fox $36,357,586 25.4% 3,480 $10,448 $143,153,751 12/25/08
3 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy DW $28,416,365 33.3% 3,091 $9,193 $85,288,303 7/9/04
4 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Par. $26,232,425 21.0% 3,507 $7,480 $125,168,368 12/18/13
5 Private Parts Par. $14,616,333 35.5% 2,138 $6,836 $41,230,799 3/7/97
6 State of Play Uni. $14,071,280 38.0% 2,803 $5,020 $37,017,955 4/17/09
7 Groundhog Day Col. $12,517,672 17.7% 1,640 $7,632 $70,906,973 2/12/93
8 Up Close and Personal BV $11,101,955 21.7% 1,506 $7,371 $51,088,705 3/1/96
9 Nightcrawler ORF $10,441,000 33.4% 2,766 $3,775 $31,237,073 10/31/14
10 Morning Glory Par. $9,203,266 29.7% 2,518 $3,655 $31,011,732 11/10/10
11 Fletch Lives Uni. $8,045,760 22.9% 1,479 $5,440 $35,150,960 3/17/89
12 I Love Trouble BV $7,827,002 25.4% 1,711 $4,574 $30,806,194 7/1/94
13 Big Miracle Uni. $7,760,205 38.5% 2,129 $3,645 $20,157,300 2/3/12
14 Little Black Book SonR $7,075,217 34.2% 2,445 $2,893 $20,698,668 8/6/04
15 Fletch Uni. $7,022,970 13.9% 1,225 $5,733 $50,612,888 5/31/85
16 The Paper Uni. $7,005,640 18.0% 1,092 $6,415 $38,824,341 3/25/94
17 The Insider BV $6,712,361 23.1% 1,809 $3,710 $29,089,912 11/5/99
18 L.A. Story TriS $6,616,915 22.9% 1,091 $6,065 $28,862,081 2/8/91
19 To Die For Sony $6,231,540 29.3% 928 $6,715 $21,284,514 10/6/95
20 Life, or Something Like It Fox $6,219,234 43.0% 2,606 $2,386 $14,448,589 4/26/02
21 Broadcast News Fox $5,449,920 10.6% 677 $8,050 $51,249,404 12/25/87
22 Hero Col. $5,210,875 26.7% 1,826 $2,853 $19,507,345 10/2/92
23 Mad City WB $4,649,742 44.1% 2,194 $2,119 $10,541,523 11/7/97
24 Lucky Numbers Par. $4,536,625 45.2% 2,497 $1,816 $10,042,516 10/27/00
25 Switching Channels TriS $3,121,752 34.2% 971 $3,214 $9,129,999 3/4/88
26 Good Night, and Good Luck. WIP $3,066,046 9.7% 657 $4,666 $31,558,003 11/4/05
27 Frost/Nixon Uni. $3,022,250 16.2% 1,099 $2,750 $18,622,031 1/23/09
28 Absence of Malice Col. $2,427,365 6.0% 816 $2,974 $40,716,963 11/20/81
29 Resurrecting the Champ YFG $1,667,659 52.6% 1,605 $1,039 $3,172,573 8/24/07
30 The Mean Season Orion $1,560,591 35.9% 876 $1,781 $4,349,446 2/15/85
31 Wrong Is Right Col. $1,412,646 39.4% 934 $1,512 $3,583,513 5/14/82
32 Newsies BV $1,232,508 43.7% 1,223 $1,007 $2,819,485 4/10/92
33 The Company You Keep SPC $1,152,905 22.5% 807 $1,429 $5,133,027 4/26/13
34 The Public Eye Uni. $1,139,825 37.2% 635 $1,795 $3,067,917 10/16/92
35 Kill the Messenger Focus $941,809 38.4% 374 $2,518 $2,450,846 10/10/14
36 Veronica Guerin BV $611,276 38.9% 472 $1,295 $1,571,504 10/17/03
37 Shattered Glass Lions $77,540 3.5% 8 $9,692 $2,220,008 10/31/03
38 Welcome to Sarajevo Mira. $66,920 20.0% 5 $13,384 $334,319 11/26/97
39 Sound of My Voice FoxS $36,134 8.9% 5 $7,227 $408,015 4/27/12
40 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magn. $28,911 2.7% 2 $14,456 $1,067,028 6/17/11
41 Man of the Century FL $7,724 22.2% 2 $3,862 $34,857 10/29/99
42 High Tech, Low Life Argo. $1,718 44.8% 1 $1,718 $3,836 1/9/13
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 34 titles):
$10,031,72825.0%1,772$5,661$40,069,474-

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


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Spotlight ORF 2015
The Interview (2014) Sony TBD