Top Opening Weekends By Month

Data as of Jan 18, 14:47 PST
Rank Release Opening % of Total Theaters Average Total Gross Wide Date Distributor
1The Avengers$207,438,70833.3%4,349$47,698$623,357,910May 4, 2012Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2Avengers: Age of Ultron$191,271,10941.7%4,276$44,731$459,005,868May 1, 2015Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
3Captain America: Civil War$179,139,14243.9%4,226$42,389$408,084,349May 6, 2016Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4Iron Man 3$174,144,58542.6%4,253$40,946$409,013,994May 3, 2013Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
5Spider-Man 3$151,116,51644.9%4,252$35,540$336,530,303May 4, 2007Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
6Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2$146,510,10437.6%4,347$33,703$389,813,101May 5, 2017Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
7Iron Man 2$128,122,48041%4,380$29,251$312,433,331May 7, 2010Paramount Pictures
8Deadpool 2$125,507,15339.4%4,349$28,858$318,491,426May 18, 2018Twentieth Century Fox
9Shrek the Third$121,629,27037.7%4,122$29,507$322,719,944May 18, 2007DreamWorks
10Spider-Man$114,844,11628.4%3,615$31,768$403,706,375May 3, 2002Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
11Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End$114,732,82037.1%4,362$26,302$309,420,425May 25, 2007Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
12Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$108,435,84128.5%3,661$29,619$380,270,577May 20, 2005Twentieth Century Fox
13Shrek 2$108,037,87824.5%4,163$25,951$441,226,247May 21, 2004DreamWorks Distribution
14X-Men: The Last Stand$102,750,66543.8%3,690$27,845$234,362,462May 26, 2006Twentieth Century Fox
15Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$100,137,83531.6%4,260$23,506$317,101,119May 23, 2008Paramount Pictures
16Iron Man$98,618,66831%4,105$24,024$318,604,126May 2, 2008Paramount Pictures
17Fast & Furious 6$97,375,24540.8%3,658$26,619$238,679,850May 24, 2013Universal Pictures
18Godzilla$93,188,38446.4%3,952$23,580$200,676,069May 16, 2014Warner Bros.
19The Matrix Reloaded$91,774,41332.6%3,603$25,471$281,576,461May 16, 2003Warner Bros.
20The Amazing Spider-Man 2$91,608,33745.2%4,324$21,186$202,853,933May 2, 2014Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
21Aladdin$91,500,92925.7%4,476$20,442$355,559,216May 24, 2019Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
22X-Men: Days of Future Past$90,823,66038.8%3,996$22,728$233,921,534May 23, 2014Twentieth Century Fox
23Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides$90,151,95837.4%4,155$21,697$241,071,802May 20, 2011Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
24The Hangover Part II$85,946,29433.8%3,615$23,774$254,464,305May 27, 2011Warner Bros.
25X2: X-Men United$85,558,73139.8%3,741$22,870$214,949,694May 2, 2003Twentieth Century Fox
26X-Men Origins: Wolverine$85,058,00347.3%4,099$20,750$179,883,157May 1, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
27Solo: A Star Wars Story$84,420,48939.5%4,381$19,269$213,767,512May 25, 2018Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
28Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones$80,027,81426.5%3,161$25,317$302,191,252May 17, 2002Twentieth Century Fox
29The Da Vinci Code$77,073,38835.4%3,735$20,635$217,536,138May 19, 2006Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
30Star Trek$75,204,28929.2%3,849$19,538$257,730,019May 8, 2009Paramount Pictures
31The Lost World: Jurassic Park$72,132,78531.5%3,281$21,985$229,086,679May 23, 1997Universal Pictures
32Shrek Forever After$70,838,20729.7%4,359$16,251$238,736,787May 21, 2010DreamWorks
33Finding Nemo$70,251,71020.7%3,374$20,821$339,714,978May 30, 2003Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
34Star Trek Into Darkness$70,165,55930.7%3,868$18,140$228,778,661May 17, 2013Paramount Pictures
35Maleficent$69,431,29828.8%3,948$17,586$241,410,378May 30, 2014Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
36Pitch Perfect 2$69,216,89037.6%3,473$19,930$184,296,230May 15, 2015Universal Pictures
37The Day After Tomorrow$68,743,58436.8%3,425$20,071$186,740,799May 28, 2004Twentieth Century Fox
38The Mummy Returns$68,139,03533.7%3,401$20,035$202,019,785May 4, 2001Universal Pictures
39Up$68,108,79023.2%3,766$18,085$293,004,164May 29, 2009Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
40Bruce Almighty$67,953,33028%3,483$19,510$242,829,261May 23, 2003Universal Pictures
41X-Men: Apocalypse$65,769,56242.3%4,150$15,848$155,442,489May 27, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
42Thor$65,723,33836.3%3,955$16,617$181,030,624May 6, 2011Paramount Pictures
43Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace$64,820,97015%2,970$21,825$431,088,295May 21, 1999Twentieth Century Fox
44Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales$62,983,25336.5%4,276$14,729$172,558,876May 26, 2017Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
45Pearl Harbor$59,078,91229.8%3,214$18,381$198,542,554May 25, 2001Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
46Mission: Impossible II$57,845,29726.9%3,653$15,835$215,409,889May 26, 2000Paramount Pictures
47Sex and the City$57,038,40437.4%3,285$17,363$152,647,258May 30, 2008Warner Bros.
48John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum$56,818,06733.2%3,850$14,757$171,015,687May 17, 2019Lionsgate
49The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$55,034,80538.9%3,929$14,007$141,621,490May 16, 2008Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
50Men in Black 3$54,592,77930.5%4,248$12,851$179,020,854May 25, 2012Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
51San Andreas$54,588,17335.2%3,777$14,452$155,190,832May 29, 2015Warner Bros.
52Pokémon Detective Pikachu$54,365,24237.7%4,202$12,937$144,105,346May 10, 2019Warner Bros.
53Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian$54,173,28630.6%4,096$13,225$177,243,721May 22, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
54Van Helsing$51,748,04043.1%3,575$14,474$120,177,084May 7, 2004Universal Pictures
55The Great Gatsby$50,085,18534.6%3,535$14,168$144,840,419May 10, 2013Warner Bros.
56Neighbors$49,033,91532.7%3,279$14,953$150,157,400May 9, 2014Universal Pictures
57Godzilla: King of the Monsters$47,776,29343.2%4,108$11,630$110,500,138May 31, 2019Warner Bros.
58Mission: Impossible III$47,743,27335.6%4,054$11,776$134,029,801May 5, 2006Paramount Pictures
59Kung Fu Panda 2$47,656,30228.8%3,925$12,141$165,249,063May 27, 2011DreamWorks
60The Longest Yard$47,606,48030.1%3,634$13,100$158,119,460May 27, 2005Paramount Pictures
61Madagascar$47,224,59424.4%4,131$11,431$193,595,521May 27, 2005DreamWorks Distribution
62Troy$46,865,41235.1%3,411$13,739$133,378,256May 14, 2004Warner Bros.
63Angels & Demons$46,204,16834.6%3,527$13,100$133,375,846May 15, 2009Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
64Mission: Impossible$45,436,83025.1%3,012$15,085$180,981,856May 24, 1996Paramount Pictures
65Mad Max: Fury Road$45,428,12829.6%3,702$12,271$153,636,354May 15, 2015Warner Bros.
66Godzilla$44,047,54132.3%3,310$13,307$136,314,294May 22, 1998Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
67The Mummy$43,369,63527.9%3,210$13,510$155,385,488May 7, 1999Universal Pictures
68Terminator Salvation$42,558,39034%3,530$12,056$125,322,469May 22, 2009Warner Bros.
69Shrek$42,347,76015.8%3,587$11,805$267,665,011May 18, 2001DreamWorks Distribution
70The Hangover Part III$41,671,19837.1%3,555$11,721$112,200,072May 24, 2013Warner Bros.
71Deep Impact$41,152,37529.3%3,156$13,039$140,464,664May 8, 1998Paramount Pictures
72Twister$41,059,40517%2,414$17,008$241,721,524May 10, 1996Warner Bros.
73Dinosaur$38,854,85128.2%3,257$11,929$137,748,063May 19, 2000Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
74Over the Hedge$38,457,00324.8%4,059$9,474$155,019,340May 19, 2006DreamWorks
75The Angry Birds Movie$38,155,17735.5%3,932$9,703$107,509,366May 20, 2016Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
76Alien: Covenant$36,160,62148.7%3,761$9,614$74,262,031May 19, 2017Twentieth Century Fox
77Robin Hood$36,063,38534.3%3,503$10,295$105,269,730May 14, 2010Universal Pictures
78Gladiator$34,819,01718.5%2,938$11,851$187,705,427May 5, 2000DreamWorks Distribution
79Epic$33,531,06831.2%3,882$8,637$107,518,682May 24, 2013Twentieth Century Fox
80Lethal Weapon 3$33,243,08623%2,510$13,244$144,731,527May 15, 1992Warner Bros.
81Tomorrowland$33,028,16535.3%3,972$8,315$93,436,322May 22, 2015Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
82The Sum of All Fears$31,178,52626.2%3,183$9,795$118,907,036May 31, 2002Paramount Pictures
83Sex and the City 2$31,001,87032.5%3,445$8,999$95,347,692May 28, 2010Warner Bros.
84Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time$30,095,25933.2%3,646$8,254$90,759,676May 28, 2010Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
85The Flintstones$29,688,73022.7%2,498$11,885$130,531,208May 27, 1994Universal Pictures
86Dark Shadows$29,685,27437.2%3,755$7,905$79,727,149May 11, 2012Warner Bros.
87Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade$29,355,02114.9%2,327$12,614$197,171,806May 26, 1989Paramount Pictures
88Now You See Me$29,350,38924.9%2,925$10,034$117,723,989May 31, 2013Lionsgate
89Daddy Day Care$27,623,58026.5%3,370$8,196$104,297,061May 9, 2003Revolution Studios
90After Earth$27,520,04045.5%3,401$8,091$60,522,097May 31, 2013Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
91Alice Through the Looking Glass$26,858,72634.9%3,763$7,137$77,041,381May 27, 2016Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
92Beverly Hills Cop II$26,348,55517.1%2,326$11,327$153,665,036May 22, 1987Paramount Pictures
93Bridesmaids$26,247,41015.5%2,918$8,995$169,106,725May 13, 2011Universal Pictures
94Rocketman$25,725,72226.7%3,610$7,126$96,368,160May 31, 2019Paramount Pictures
95Battleship$25,534,82539%3,690$6,920$65,422,625May 18, 2012Universal Pictures
96Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom$25,337,11014.1%1,687$15,019$179,870,271May 25, 1984Paramount Pictures
97Monster-in-Law$24,000,00028.9%3,424$7,009$82,931,301May 13, 2005New Line Cinema
98Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi$23,019,6189.1%1,002$22,973$252,583,617May 27, 1983Twentieth Century Fox
99Poltergeist$22,620,38647.7%3,240$6,981$47,425,125May 22, 2015Twentieth Century Fox
100Die Hard with a Vengeance$22,162,24522.2%2,525$8,777$100,012,499May 19, 1995Twentieth Century Fox
101Poseidon$22,155,41036.5%3,555$6,232$60,674,817May 12, 2006Warner Bros.
102Notting Hill$21,811,18018.8%2,747$7,940$116,089,678May 28, 1999Universal Pictures
103Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising$21,760,40539.2%3,384$6,430$55,455,765May 20, 2016Universal Pictures
104The Strangers$20,997,98539.9%2,466$8,514$52,597,610May 30, 2008Rogue Pictures
105Insomnia$20,930,16931.1%2,610$8,019$67,355,513May 24, 2002Warner Bros.
106Rambo: First Blood Part II$20,176,21713.4%2,074$9,728$150,415,432May 24, 1985TriStar Pictures
107What Happens in Vegas$20,172,47425.1%3,215$6,274$80,277,646May 9, 2008Twentieth Century Fox
108Kicking & Screaming$20,159,92538.2%3,455$5,835$52,842,724May 13, 2005Universal Pictures
109Kingdom of Heaven$19,635,99641.4%3,216$6,105$47,398,413May 6, 2005Twentieth Century Fox
110Snatched$19,542,24842.6%3,501$5,581$45,852,178May 12, 2017Twentieth Century Fox
111The Italian Job$19,457,94418.3%2,633$7,390$106,128,601May 30, 2003Paramount Pictures
112Alien³$19,449,86735.1%2,227$8,733$55,473,545May 22, 1992Twentieth Century Fox
113Back to the Future Part III$19,089,64521.8%2,019$9,455$87,727,583May 25, 1990Universal Pictures
114Crimson Tide$18,612,19020.4%2,382$7,813$91,387,195May 12, 1995Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
115Speed Racer$18,561,33742.2%3,606$5,147$43,945,766May 9, 2008Warner Bros.
116Baywatch$18,503,87131.9%3,647$5,073$58,060,186May 26, 2017Paramount Pictures
117Ma$18,099,80539.4%2,808$6,445$45,896,028May 31, 2019Universal Pictures
118Life of the Party$17,886,07533.7%3,656$4,892$53,059,911May 11, 2018Warner Bros.
119Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron$17,770,03624.2%3,317$5,357$73,280,117May 24, 2002DreamWorks Distribution
120Breaking In$17,630,28537.6%2,537$6,949$46,840,590May 11, 2018Universal Pictures
121The Dictator$17,435,09229.2%3,008$5,796$59,650,222May 18, 2012Paramount Pictures
122The Lizzie McGuire Movie$17,338,75540.6%2,825$6,137$42,734,455May 2, 2003Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
123Maverick$17,248,54517%2,537$6,798$101,631,272May 20, 1994Warner Bros.
124The Fifth Element$17,031,34526.7%2,500$6,812$63,820,180May 9, 1997Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
125Casper$16,840,38516.8%2,714$6,205$100,328,194May 26, 1995Universal Pictures
126A Million Ways to Die in the West$16,797,38538.9%3,158$5,318$43,139,300May 30, 2014Universal Pictures
127A Knight's Tale$16,511,39129.2%2,980$5,540$56,569,702May 11, 2001Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
128Cliffhanger$16,176,96719.2%2,333$6,933$84,049,211May 28, 1993TriStar Pictures
129Drag Me to Hell$15,825,48037.6%2,508$6,310$42,100,625May 29, 2009Universal Pictures
130Shanghai Noon$15,607,03427.4%2,711$5,756$56,937,502May 26, 2000Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
131Road Trip$15,484,00422.6%2,530$6,120$68,540,777May 19, 2000DreamWorks Distribution
132Ghosts of Girlfriends Past$15,411,43427.9%3,175$4,853$55,250,026May 1, 2009Warner Bros.
133King Arthur: Legend of the Sword$15,371,27039.2%3,702$4,152$39,175,066May 12, 2017Warner Bros.
134Bird on a Wire$15,338,16021.6%1,944$7,890$70,978,012May 18, 1990Universal Pictures
135Jumping the Broom$15,215,48740.8%2,035$7,476$37,295,394May 6, 2011TriStar Pictures
136DragonHeart$15,027,15029.3%2,130$7,055$51,367,375May 31, 1996Universal Pictures
137Priest$14,953,66451.3%2,864$5,221$29,137,000May 13, 2011Screen Gems
138Money Monster$14,788,15736.1%3,104$4,764$41,012,075May 13, 2016TriStar Pictures
139Made of Honor$14,756,85032.1%2,729$5,407$46,012,734May 2, 2008Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
140Overboard$14,711,10129.2%1,623$9,064$50,316,123May 4, 2018Pantelion Films
141Blended$14,284,03130.9%3,555$4,018$46,294,610May 23, 2014Warner Bros.
142Hope Floats$14,210,46423.7%2,367$6,003$60,053,195May 29, 1998Twentieth Century Fox
143Unfaithful$14,065,27726.7%2,617$5,374$52,775,765May 10, 2002Twentieth Century Fox
144Enough$14,009,65335%2,623$5,341$40,007,742May 24, 2002Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
145Something Borrowed$13,945,36835.7%2,904$4,802$39,046,489May 6, 2011Warner Bros.
146Hot Pursuit$13,942,25840.3%3,003$4,642$34,580,201May 8, 2015Warner Bros.
147The Horse Whisperer$13,685,48818.2%2,039$6,711$75,383,563May 15, 1998Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
148Book Club$13,582,23119.8%2,781$4,883$68,566,296May 18, 2018Paramount Pictures
149Letters to Juliet$13,540,48625.5%2,968$4,562$53,032,453May 14, 2010Summit Entertainment
150Rambo III$13,034,23824.3%2,562$5,087$53,715,611May 27, 1988TriStar Pictures
151The Hustle$13,007,70936.7%3,007$4,325$35,417,038May 10, 2019United Artists Releasing
152Backdraft$12,686,20016.3%1,852$6,850$77,868,585May 24, 1991Universal Pictures
153Cobra$12,653,03225.8%2,131$5,937$49,042,224May 23, 1986Warner Bros.
154Rocky III$12,431,48610%939$13,239$124,146,897May 28, 1982United Artists
155Beverly Hills Cop III$12,426,16929.2%2,748$4,521$42,614,912May 27, 1994Paramount Pictures
156Breakdown$12,307,12824.5%2,108$5,838$50,159,144May 2, 1997Paramount Pictures
157Sliver$12,138,28333.4%2,093$5,799$36,300,000May 21, 1993Paramount Pictures
158House of Wax$12,077,23637.7%3,111$3,882$32,064,800May 6, 2005Warner Bros.
159Undercover Brother$12,037,68530.8%2,167$5,555$39,089,928May 31, 2002Universal Pictures
160Sister Act$11,894,5878.5%1,430$8,317$139,605,150May 29, 1992Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
161The Crow$11,774,33223.2%1,573$7,485$50,693,129May 13, 1994Miramax
162Everything, Everything$11,727,39034.4%2,801$4,186$34,121,140May 19, 2017Warner Bros.
163Battlefield Earth$11,548,89853.8%3,307$3,492$21,471,685May 12, 2000Warner Bros.
164The Nice Guys$11,203,27030.9%2,865$3,910$36,261,763May 20, 2016Warner Bros.
165Raising Helen$10,985,59729.3%2,717$4,043$37,486,512May 28, 2004Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
166The Intruder$10,855,05430.6%2,222$4,885$35,419,122May 3, 2019Screen Gems
167A View to a Kill$10,687,11421.2%1,583$6,751$50,327,960May 24, 1985Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
168Dance Flick$10,643,53641.5%2,450$4,344$25,662,155May 22, 2009Paramount Pictures
169Unleashed$10,600,00043.2%1,957$5,416$24,537,621May 13, 2005Rogue Pictures
170What to Expect When You're Expecting$10,547,06825.6%3,021$3,491$41,152,203May 18, 2012Lionsgate
171Million Dollar Arm$10,515,65928.8%3,019$3,483$36,457,627May 16, 2014Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
172Hot Shots! Part Deux$10,250,66126.3%2,122$4,830$38,922,972May 21, 1993Twentieth Century Fox
173Far and Away$10,194,52017.3%1,583$6,440$58,883,840May 22, 1992Universal Pictures
174Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story$10,019,97028.5%1,887$5,310$35,113,743May 7, 1993Universal Pictures
175Braveheart$9,938,27613.1%2,035$4,883$75,609,945May 26, 1995Paramount Pictures
17628 Weeks Later$9,807,29234.2%2,303$4,258$28,638,916May 11, 2007Fox Atomic
177Long Shot$9,740,06432.1%3,230$3,015$30,316,271May 3, 2019Lionsgate
178Aloha$9,670,23545.9%2,815$3,435$21,067,116May 29, 2015Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
179Conan the Barbarian$9,603,13924.3%1,395$6,883$39,565,475May 14, 1982Universal Pictures
180Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery$9,548,11117.7%2,187$4,365$53,883,989May 2, 1997New Line Cinema
181When a Man Loves a Woman$9,442,01218.9%1,298$7,274$50,021,959May 13, 1994Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
182Angel Eyes$9,225,57538.2%2,375$3,884$24,174,218May 18, 2001Warner Bros.
183What About Bob?$9,216,33414.5%1,463$6,299$63,707,829May 17, 1991Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
184Crash$9,107,07116.7%1,864$4,885$54,580,300May 6, 2005Lionsgate
185French Kiss$9,018,02223.2%1,721$5,239$38,896,854May 5, 1995Twentieth Century Fox
186The New Guy$9,007,83330.3%2,687$3,352$29,760,152May 10, 2002Revolution Studios
187Fathers' Day$8,776,15930.7%2,482$3,535$28,598,376May 9, 1997Warner Bros.
188UglyDolls$8,603,40742.7%3,652$2,355$20,150,241May 3, 2019STX Entertainment
189About a Boy$8,557,63020.7%1,207$7,090$41,385,278May 17, 2002Universal Pictures
190Willow$8,300,16914.5%1,024$8,105$57,269,863May 20, 1988Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
191Just Wright$8,284,98938.5%1,831$4,524$21,540,363May 14, 2010Fox Searchlight Pictures
192Blue Thunder$8,258,14919.5%1,539$5,365$42,313,354May 13, 1983Columbia Pictures
193Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood$8,245,03843%1,796$4,590$19,170,001May 13, 1988Paramount Pictures
194Top Gun$8,193,0524.6%1,028$7,969$176,781,728May 16, 1986Paramount Pictures
195Eddie$8,041,97225.6%1,989$4,043$31,387,164May 31, 1996Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
196A Dog's Journey$8,030,08535.2%3,267$2,457$22,782,371May 17, 2019Universal Pictures
197Chernobyl Diaries$7,955,30743.9%2,433$3,269$18,119,640May 25, 2012Warner Bros.
198Brightburn$7,845,65845.3%2,607$3,009$17,300,439May 24, 2019Screen Gems
199He Got Game$7,610,66335.3%1,319$5,770$21,567,853May 1, 1998Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
200The In-Laws$7,319,84835.8%2,652$2,760$20,453,431May 23, 2003Warner Bros.