> ALL TIME BOX OFFICE

Adjuster:

BIGGEST WEEKENDS
Aggregated Top 12 Weekend Totals, 1982-Present



Rows #1–159

RowRankWeekend Date / Wknd # Top 12 GrossTheaters / Avg.New
Movies
#1 MovieGross% of Total
1 1,337 Jul. 24–26, 1987 30 $49,160,387 15,347 $3,203 3 Robocop $6,332,716 12.9%
2 1,345 Jul. 4–6, 1986 27 $48,676,590 14,687 $3,314 5 Karate Kid 2 $6,284,953 12.9%
3 1,331 Jul. 11–13, 1986 28 $49,460,363 15,026 $3,292 1 Karate Kid 2 $6,667,787 13.5%
4 872 Jul. 23–25, 1993 30 $83,010,719 20,451 $4,059 3 Poetic Justice $11,728,455 14.1%
5 1,183 Jul. 22–24, 1988 30 $60,836,216 16,582 $3,669 3 Who Framed Roger Rabbit $8,919,732 14.7%
6 616 Jul. 19–21, 2002 29 $102,967,241 30,069 $3,424 3 Road to Perdition $15,412,515 15.0%
7 1,268 Jul. 17–19, 1987 29 $53,219,044 15,724 $3,385 3 Robocop $8,008,721 15.0%
8 1,418 Jul. 3–5, 1987 27 $45,191,796 15,423 $2,930 2 Dragnet $7,042,650 15.6%
9 952 Jul. 21–23, 1995 29 $78,156,903 22,932 $3,408 2 Apollo 13 $12,457,260 15.9%
10 1,338 Jul. 10–12, 1987 28 $49,089,282 15,673 $3,132 1 Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise $7,900,879 16.1%
11 897 Jul. 16–18, 1993 29 $82,103,363 20,041 $4,097 2 The Firm $13,281,416 16.2%
12 1,073 Jul. 10–12, 1992 28 $70,405,583 20,954 $3,360 3 League of Their Own $11,660,303 16.6%
13 1,387 Jul. 27–29, 1984 30 $46,800,355 13,531 $3,459 3 Purple Rain $7,766,201 16.6%
14 1,323 Jul. 29–31, 1983 30 $49,981,261 13,571 $3,683 3 National Lampoon's Vacation $8,333,358 16.7%
15 566 Jul. 9–11, 1999 28 $107,987,981 27,646 $3,906 2 American Pie $18,709,680 17.3%
16 261 Jul. 24–26, 2015 30 $141,762,951 30,078 $4,713 3 Ant-Man $24,909,332 17.6%
17 1,363 Jul. 20–22, 1984 29 $48,165,779 13,232 $3,640 3 Ghostbusters $8,493,861 17.6%
18 1,120 Jul. 27–29, 1990 30 $66,126,685 18,152 $3,643 2 Presumed Innocent $11,718,981 17.7%
19 1,206 Jul. 15–17, 1988 29 $58,583,446 16,564 $3,537 2 Coming to America $10,417,790 17.8%
20 438 Jul. 6–8, 2001 27 $121,839,455 29,312 $4,157 3 Cats & Dogs $21,707,617 17.8%
21 524 Jul. 29–31, 2005 30 $111,996,713 30,649 $3,654 3 Wedding Crashers $20,023,159 17.9%
22 828 Jul. 14–16, 1995 28 $86,890,591 23,457 $3,704 3 Apollo 13 $15,630,650 18.0%
23 1,394 Jul. 25–27, 1986 30 $46,572,894 14,195 $3,281 4 Aliens $8,640,292 18.6%
24 556 Jul. 13–15, 2001 28 $109,260,148 29,949 $3,648 3 Legally Blonde $20,377,426 18.7%
25 1,130 Jul. 28–30, 1989 30 $65,221,198 17,333 $3,763 2 Turner & Hooch $12,211,042 18.7%
26 713 Jul. 9–11, 1993 28 $95,693,755 21,236 $4,506 3 The Firm $17,937,098 18.7%
27 1,205 Jul. 26–28, 1991 30 $58,669,598 18,519 $3,168 3 Terminator 2 $11,051,400 18.8%
28 363 Jul. 12–14, 2002 28 $129,586,621 28,719 $4,512 4 Men in Black II $24,410,311 18.8%
29 1,208 Jul. 17–19, 1992 29 $58,457,185 19,672 $2,972 3 Honey, I Blew Up the Kid $11,083,318 19.0%
30 291 Jul. 28–30, 2017 30 $138,207,714 33,419 $4,136 2 Dunkirk $26,611,130 19.3%
31 1,519 Jul. 8–10, 1983 27 $38,086,383 13,826 $2,755 0 Return of the Jedi $7,337,926 19.3%
32 1,058 Jul. 3–5, 1992 27 $70,968,963 20,105 $3,530 2 Batman Returns $13,823,658 19.5%
33 1,149 Jul. 20–22, 1990 29 $63,863,202 18,795 $3,398 2 Ghost $12,523,295 19.6%
34 703 Jul. 18–20, 1997 29 $96,534,453 25,455 $3,792 3 Men in Black $19,029,928 19.7%
35 1,129 Jul. 21–23, 1989 29 $65,780,404 16,700 $3,939 1 Lethal Weapon 2 $13,022,249 19.8%
36 1,339 Jul. 13–15, 1984 28 $49,021,274 14,077 $3,482 2 Ghostbusters $9,761,392 19.9%
37 518 Jul. 31–Aug. 2, 2009 31 $113,496,999 31,315 $3,624 3 Funny People $22,657,780 20.0%
38 1,036 Jul. 13–15, 1990 28 $72,578,862 19,847 $3,657 4 Die Hard 2 $14,512,301 20.0%
39 1,239 Jul. 6–8, 1984 27 $55,440,369 14,290 $3,880 0 Ghostbusters $11,136,134 20.1%
40 304 Jul. 30–Aug. 1, 2010 31 $136,057,720 32,891 $4,137 3 Inception $27,485,245 20.2%
41 1,019 Jul. 19–21, 1991 29 $73,653,807 19,769 $3,726 2 Terminator 2 $14,895,425 20.2%
42 569 Jul. 16–18, 1999 29 $107,138,189 28,121 $3,810 4 Eyes Wide Shut $21,706,163 20.3%
43 993 Jul. 30–Aug. 1, 1993 31 $74,978,550 20,045 $3,741 3 Rising Sun $15,195,941 20.3%
44 1,031 Jul. 26–28, 1996 30 $72,913,218 24,258 $3,006 4 A Time to Kill $14,823,159 20.3%
45 543 Jul. 17–19, 1998 29 $110,331,034 26,403 $4,179 2 Mask of Zorro $22,525,855 20.4%
46 1,335 Jul. 19–21, 1985 29 $49,298,107 14,220 $3,467 3 Back to the Future $10,315,305 20.9%
47 1,282 Jul. 5–7, 1985 27 $52,401,718 14,522 $3,608 3 Back to the Future $11,152,500 21.3%
48 114 Jul. 29–31, 2011 30 $170,815,601 32,349 $5,280 3 Cowboys & Aliens $36,431,290 21.3%
49 1,392 Jul. 18–20, 1986 29 $46,625,613 14,960 $3,117 2 Aliens $10,052,042 21.6%
50 937 Jul. 14–16, 1989 28 $79,545,388 17,636 $4,510 2 Lethal Weapon 2 $17,188,126 21.6%
51 1,344 Jul. 12–14, 1985 28 $48,789,532 14,960 $3,261 3 Back to the Future $10,555,133 21.6%
52 1,255 Jul. 29–31, 1988 31 $53,958,388 15,787 $3,418 2 Cocktail $11,789,466 21.8%
53 369 Jul. 22–24, 2005 29 $129,199,522 29,343 $4,403 4 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory $28,253,338 21.9%
54 789 Jul. 7–9, 1995 27 $89,600,151 23,608 $3,795 2 Apollo 13 $19,635,095 21.9%
55 490 Jul. 28–30, 2006 30 $116,644,342 32,883 $3,547 3 Miami Vice $25,723,815 22.1%
56 1,186 Jul. 8–10, 1988 28 $60,261,828 16,341 $3,688 4 Coming to America $13,342,707 22.1%
57 144 Jul. 20–22, 2018 29 $160,864,556 32,494 $4,951 3 The Equalizer 2 $36,011,640 22.4%
58 262 Jul. 24–26, 2009 30 $141,528,932 30,596 $4,626 3 G-Force $31,706,934 22.4%
59 215 Jul. 25–27, 2003 30 $147,454,401 29,980 $4,918 3 Spy Kids 3 $33,417,739 22.7%
60 315 Jul. 10–12, 2009 28 $134,862,019 29,883 $4,513 2 Bruno $30,619,130 22.7%
61 708 Jul. 22–24, 1994 29 $96,247,681 21,222 $4,535 3 Forrest Gump $21,931,425 22.8%
62 71 Jul. 1–3, 2016 27 $181,978,707 31,824 $5,718 4 Finding Dory $41,817,176 23.0%
63 1,260 Jul. 24–26, 1992 30 $53,743,864 19,023 $2,825 1 Mo' Money $12,385,415 23.0%
64 621 Jul. 31–Aug. 2, 1998 31 $102,414,463 26,618 $3,848 4 Saving Private Ryan $23,601,801 23.0%
65 375 Jul. 3–5, 2015 27 $128,906,655 28,268 $4,560 2 Inside Out $29,771,224 23.1%
66 75 Jul. 19–21, 2013 29 $181,086,029 33,841 $5,351 4 The Conjuring $41,855,326 23.1%
67 1,370 Jul. 31–Aug. 2, 1987 31 $47,684,560 15,307 $3,115 2 The Living Daylights $11,051,284 23.2%
68 1,284 Jul. 31–Aug. 2, 1992 31 $52,240,934 18,807 $2,778 3 Death Becomes Her $12,110,355 23.2%
69 389 Jul. 21–23, 2000 29 $127,323,365 29,868 $4,263 4 What Lies Beneath $29,702,959 23.3%
70 224 Jul. 20–22, 2007 29 $146,739,263 29,702 $4,940 2 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry $34,233,750 23.3%
71 54 Jul. 12–14, 2013 28 $187,962,014 31,798 $5,911 2 Despicable Me 2 $43,892,895 23.4%
72 680 Jul. 29–31, 1994 30 $97,954,558 22,142 $4,424 3 The Mask $23,117,068 23.6%
73 492 Jul. 2–4, 1999 27 $116,518,028 25,606 $4,550 3 Wild Wild West $27,687,484 23.8%
74 240 Jul. 11–13, 2008 28 $143,783,407 32,270 $4,456 3 Hellboy II $34,539,115 24.0%
75 845 Jul. 12–14, 1991 28 $85,500,182 19,779 $4,323 4 Terminator 2 $20,738,340 24.3%
76 1,242 Jul. 22–24, 1983 29 $55,192,351 13,649 $4,044 2 Jaws 3-D $13,422,500 24.3%
77 1,316 Jul. 26–28, 1985 30 $50,458,307 14,749 $3,421 3 European Vacation $12,329,627 24.4%
78 1,336 Jul. 15–17, 1983 28 $49,240,545 13,926 $3,536 2 Staying Alive $12,146,143 24.7%
79 255 Jul. 21–23, 2006 29 $142,654,734 31,683 $4,503 4 Dead Man's Chest $35,215,201 24.7%
80 902 Jul. 7–9, 1989 27 $81,871,108 17,068 $4,797 2 Lethal Weapon 2 $20,388,800 24.9%
81 279 Jul. 30–Aug. 1, 1999 31 $139,128,184 25,931 $5,365 2 Runaway Bride $35,055,556 25.2%
82 1,466 Jul. 30–Aug. 1, 1982 31 $40,938,709 10,187 $4,019 2 E.T. $10,425,071 25.5%
83 896 Jul. 28–30, 1995 30 $82,171,691 23,716 $3,465 3 Waterworld $21,171,780 25.8%
84 1,398 Jul. 23–25, 1982 30 $46,074,920 11,456 $4,022 2 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas $11,874,268 25.8%
85 506 Jul. 24–26, 1998 30 $114,763,546 26,511 $4,329 3 Saving Private Ryan $30,576,104 26.6%
86 314 Jul. 18–20, 2014 29 $134,867,511 31,009 $4,349 3 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes $36,254,310 26.9%
87 942 Jul. 19–21, 1996 29 $79,019,653 24,798 $3,187 4 Independence Day $21,274,817 26.9%
88 171 Jul. 3–5, 2009 27 $155,486,083 30,319 $5,128 2 Transformers 2 $42,320,877 27.2%
89 785 Jul. 8–10, 1994 27 $89,809,754 21,686 $4,141 1 Forrest Gump $24,450,602 27.2%
90 726 Jul. 15–17, 1994 28 $94,987,554 21,597 $4,398 2 True Lies $25,869,770 27.2%
91 175 Jul. 23–25, 2010 30 $155,046,153 31,412 $4,936 2 Inception $42,725,012 27.6%
92 162 Jul. 13–15, 2018 28 $157,277,015 30,674 $5,127 2 Hotel Transylvania 3 $44,076,225 28.0%
93 91 Jul. 21–23, 2017 29 $176,019,861 33,163 $5,308 3 Dunkirk $50,513,488 28.7%
94 512 Jul. 23–25, 1999 30 $114,139,525 26,661 $4,281 3 The Haunting $33,435,140 29.3%
95 1,426 Jul. 16–18, 1982 29 $44,322,027 11,383 $3,894 4 E.T. $13,003,581 29.3%
96 1,433 Jul. 9–11, 1982 28 $43,519,202 11,348 $3,835 1 E.T. $12,802,287 29.4%
97 499 Jul. 10–12, 1998 28 $115,636,188 26,560 $4,354 3 Lethal Weapon 4 $34,048,124 29.4%
98 182 Jul. 13–15, 2012 28 $153,870,508 30,055 $5,120 1 Ice Age: Continental Drift $46,629,259 30.3%
99 62 Jul. 9–11, 2010 28 $184,059,013 28,104 $6,549 3 Despicable Me $56,397,125 30.6%
100 457 Jul. 4–6, 2014 27 $120,604,412 31,854 $3,786 3 Transformers 4 $37,050,185 30.7%
101 298 Jul. 7–9, 2000 27 $136,974,583 29,252 $4,683 2 Scary Movie $42,346,669 30.9%
102 699 Jul. 11–13, 1997 28 $96,804,920 25,064 $3,862 2 Men in Black $30,062,317 31.1%
103 65 Jul. 17–19, 2015 29 $183,384,735 30,369 $6,039 4 Ant-Man $57,225,526 31.2%
104 1,098 Jul. 6–8, 1990 27 $68,873,992 20,573 $3,348 2 Die Hard 2 $21,744,661 31.6%
105 299 Jul. 25–27, 2014 30 $136,854,049 30,325 $4,513 4 Lucy $43,899,340 32.1%
106 64 Jul. 22–24, 2016 30 $183,621,139 32,363 $5,674 3 Star Trek Beyond $59,253,211 32.3%
107 230 Jul. 8–10, 2011 27 $145,737,429 31,235 $4,666 2 Transformers 3 $47,103,276 32.3%
108 172 Jul. 15–17, 2016 29 $155,389,827 31,532 $4,928 2 The Secret Life of Pets $50,838,355 32.7%
109 293 Jul. 9–11, 2004 28 $137,834,394 29,632 $4,652 3 Spider-Man 2 $45,180,743 32.8%
110 83 Jul. 29–31, 2016 31 $179,645,136 32,135 $5,590 3 Jason Bourne $59,215,365 33.0%
111 158 Jul. 26–28, 2013 30 $158,004,052 31,761 $4,975 1 The Wolverine $53,113,752 33.6%
112 290 Jul. 18–20, 2003 29 $138,355,600 29,732 $4,653 3 Bad Boys II $46,522,560 33.6%
113 600 Jul. 12–14, 1996 28 $104,035,353 23,173 $4,490 2 Independence Day $35,242,709 33.9%
114 70 Jul. 6–8, 2012 27 $182,308,166 29,835 $6,111 3 The Amazing Spider-Man $62,004,688 34.0%
115 308 Jul. 11–13, 2003 28 $135,692,587 29,876 $4,542 2 Pirates of the Caribbean $46,630,690 34.4%
116 400 Jul. 4–6, 2003 27 $126,300,866 29,139 $4,334 3 Terminator 3 $44,041,440 34.9%
117 439 Jul. 28–30, 2000 30 $121,684,516 30,638 $3,972 2 The Klumps $42,518,830 34.9%
118 157 Jul. 14–16, 2017 28 $158,129,663 30,922 $5,114 2 War for the Planet of the Apes $56,262,929 35.6%
119 256 Jul. 30–Aug. 1, 2004 31 $142,392,809 30,396 $4,685 4 The Village $50,746,142 35.6%
120 601 Jul. 25–27, 1997 30 $103,940,594 25,288 $4,110 2 Air Force One $37,132,505 35.7%
121 74 Jul. 22–24, 2011 29 $181,319,945 30,153 $6,013 2 Captain America $65,058,524 35.9%
122 77 Jul. 2–4, 2010 27 $180,531,680 26,423 $6,832 2 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $64,832,191 35.9%
123 652 Jul. 3–5, 1998 27 $100,175,658 23,563 $4,251 1 Armageddon $36,089,972 36.0%
124 170 Jul. 15–17, 2005 28 $155,689,225 29,545 $5,270 2 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory $56,178,450 36.1%
125 831 Jul. 5–7, 1991 27 $86,718,022 19,745 $4,392 2 Terminator 2 $31,765,506 36.6%
126 109 Jul. 16–18, 2010 29 $171,364,446 30,464 $5,625 2 Inception $62,785,337 36.6%
127 266 Jul. 16–18, 2004 29 $140,817,479 29,182 $4,825 2 I, Robot $52,179,887 37.1%
128 278 Jul. 5–7, 2002 27 $139,184,571 28,303 $4,918 3 Men in Black II $52,148,751 37.5%
129 234 Jul. 14–16, 2000 28 $144,853,026 29,897 $4,845 1 X-Men $54,471,475 37.6%
130 313 Jul. 20–22, 2001 29 $134,904,861 30,478 $4,426 2 Jurassic Park III $50,771,645 37.6%
131 24 Jul. 5–7, 2013 27 $221,647,998 30,035 $7,380 3 Despicable Me 2 $83,517,315 37.7%
132 284 Jul. 23–25, 2004 30 $138,884,385 28,992 $4,790 2 The Bourne Supremacy $52,521,865 37.8%
133 277 Jul. 31–Aug. 2, 2015 31 $139,469,500 32,200 $4,331 2 M:I - Rogue Nation $55,520,089 39.8%
134 276 Jul. 8–10, 2005 27 $139,502,958 30,547 $4,567 2 Fantastic Four (2005) $56,061,504 40.2%
135 186 Jul. 4–6, 2008 27 $153,192,058 31,814 $4,815 1 Hancock $62,603,879 40.9%
136 452 Jul. 5–7, 1996 27 $121,019,301 22,785 $5,311 2 Independence Day $50,228,264 41.5%
137 203 Jul. 14–16, 2006 28 $150,142,132 27,808 $5,399 2 Dead Man's Chest $62,345,264 41.5%
138 228 Jul. 27–29, 2018 30 $146,175,979 33,317 $4,387 2 Mission: Impossible 6 $61,236,534 41.9%
139 85 Jul. 6–8, 2018 27 $179,347,288 29,227 $6,136 3 Ant-Man and the Wasp $75,812,205 42.3%
140 129 Jul. 6–8, 2007 27 $165,449,282 30,540 $5,417 2 Transformers $70,502,384 42.6%
141 105 Jul. 27–29, 2007 30 $172,425,180 29,977 $5,752 4 The Simpsons Movie $74,036,787 42.9%
142 98 Jul. 25–27, 2008 30 $174,030,221 32,319 $5,385 2 The Dark Knight $75,166,466 43.2%
143 500 Jul. 4–6, 1997 27 $115,502,214 24,105 $4,792 3 Men in Black $51,068,455 44.2%
144 108 Jul. 13–15, 2007 28 $171,896,188 28,862 $5,956 2 Harry Potter / Phoenix $77,108,414 44.9%
145 245 Jul. 27–29, 2001 30 $143,459,241 29,135 $4,924 1 Planet of the Apes (2001) $68,532,960 47.8%
146 322 Jul. 1–3, 2005 26 $133,727,019 30,949 $4,321 2 War of the Worlds $64,878,725 48.5%
147 398 Jul. 27–29, 2012 30 $126,496,912 28,793 $4,393 2 The Dark Knight Rises $62,101,451 49.1%
148 34 Jul. 8–10, 2016 28 $209,051,585 31,933 $6,547 3 The Secret Life of Pets $104,352,905 49.9%
149 50 Jul. 1–3, 2011 26 $191,768,382 31,344 $6,118 3 Transformers 3 $97,852,865 51.0%
150 191 Jul. 17–19, 2009 29 $152,113,223 29,768 $5,110 2 Harry Potter 6 $77,835,727 51.2%
151 286 Jul. 11–13, 2014 28 $138,596,138 30,640 $4,523 1 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes $72,611,427 52.4%
152 312 Jul. 26–28, 2002 30 $135,080,061 27,982 $4,827 2 Goldmember $73,071,188 54.1%
153 156 Jul. 2–4, 2004 27 $158,362,827 29,673 $5,337 1 Spider-Man 2 $88,156,227 55.7%
154 35 Jul. 10–12, 2015 28 $207,796,295 29,911 $6,947 4 Minions $115,718,405 55.7%
155 40 Jul. 7–9, 2017 27 $200,696,440 29,369 $6,834 1 Spider-Man: Homecoming $117,027,503 58.3%
156 10 Jul. 18–20, 2008 29 $253,586,871 32,822 $7,726 3 The Dark Knight $158,411,483 62.5%
157 32 Jul. 7–9, 2006 27 $209,881,552 28,080 $7,474 1 Dead Man's Chest $135,634,554 64.6%
158 12 Jul. 15–17, 2011 28 $251,645,075 29,547 $8,517 2 Harry Potter / Deathly Hallows (P2) $169,189,427 67.2%
159 23 Jul. 20–22, 2012 29 $223,984,489 27,758 $8,069 1 The Dark Knight Rises $160,887,295 71.8%

Rows #1–159

CHART NOTES
Chart shows 3-day weekends only.
Rank indicates rank of all weekends, regardless if a given month is selected.
Highlighted rows indicate weekends ending in the last 52 weeks.

RELATED CHARTS
All Time Opening Weekends
Past Weekend Records
All TIme Domestic Box Office
Return to All Time Index