Top Opening Weekends By Season

Rank Release Opening % of Total Theaters Average Total Gross Wide Date Distributor
1Black Panther$202,003,95128.9%4,020$50,249$700,059,566Feb 16, 2018Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2Deadpool$132,434,63936.5%3,558$37,221$363,070,709Feb 12, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
3American Sniper$89,269,06625.5%3,555$25,110$350,126,372Jan 16, 2015Warner Bros.
4Fifty Shades of Grey$85,171,45051.3%3,646$23,360$166,167,230Feb 13, 2015Universal Pictures
5The Passion of the Christ$83,848,08222.6%3,043$27,554$370,274,604Feb 27, 2004Newmarket Films
6The Lego Movie$69,050,27926.8%3,775$18,291$257,760,692Feb 7, 2014Warner Bros.
7Bad Boys for Life$62,504,10540.5%3,775$16,557$154,322,207Jan 17, 2020Sony Pictures Releasing
8Hannibal$58,003,12135.1%3,230$17,957$165,092,268Feb 9, 2001Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
9Sonic the Hedgehog$57,000,00083.8%4,167$13,678$68,000,000Feb 14, 2020Paramount Pictures
10Valentine's Day$56,260,70750.9%3,665$15,350$110,485,654Feb 12, 2010Warner Bros.
11The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water$55,365,01234%3,641$15,205$162,994,032Feb 6, 2015Paramount Pictures
12How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World$55,022,24534.2%4,259$12,919$160,799,505Feb 22, 2019Universal Pictures
13The Lego Batman Movie$53,003,46830.2%4,088$12,965$175,750,384Feb 10, 2017Warner Bros.
14Fifty Shades Darker$46,607,25040.7%3,710$12,562$114,581,250Feb 10, 2017Universal Pictures
15Ghost Rider$45,388,83639.2%3,619$12,541$115,802,596Feb 16, 2007Sony Pictures Releasing
16Hitch$43,142,21424%3,575$12,067$179,495,555Feb 11, 2005Sony Pictures Releasing
17Ride Along$41,516,17030.8%2,663$15,590$134,938,200Jan 17, 2014Universal Pictures
18Kung Fu Panda 3$41,282,04228.8%3,955$10,437$143,528,619Jan 29, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
19The Vow$41,202,45833%2,958$13,929$125,014,030Feb 10, 2012Screen Gems
20Shutter Island$41,062,44032.1%2,991$13,728$128,012,934Feb 19, 2010Paramount Pictures
21Madea Goes to Jail$41,030,94745.3%2,032$20,192$90,508,336Feb 20, 2009Lionsgate
22Friday the 13th$40,570,36562.4%3,105$13,066$65,002,019Feb 13, 2009Warner Bros.
23Glass$40,328,92036.3%3,841$10,499$111,048,468Jan 18, 2019Universal Pictures
24Daredevil$40,310,41939.3%3,471$11,613$102,543,518Feb 14, 2003Twentieth Century Fox
25Safe House$40,172,72031.8%3,119$12,880$126,373,434Feb 10, 2012Universal Pictures
26Cloverfield$40,058,22950%3,411$11,743$80,048,433Jan 18, 2008Paramount Pictures
27Split$40,010,97528.9%3,038$13,170$138,291,365Jan 20, 2017Universal Pictures
2850 First Dates$39,852,23733%3,591$11,097$120,908,074Feb 13, 2004Sony Pictures Releasing
29The Revenant$39,826,84021.7%3,375$11,800$183,637,894Jan 8, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
30Taken 3$39,201,65743.9%3,594$10,907$89,256,424Jan 9, 2015Twentieth Century Fox
31Fifty Shades Freed$38,560,19538.4%3,768$10,233$100,407,760Feb 9, 2018Universal Pictures
32Lone Survivor$37,849,91030.3%2,875$13,165$125,095,601Jan 10, 2014Universal Pictures
331917$37,000,20029.9%3,434$10,774$123,542,909Jan 10, 2020Universal Pictures
34Kingsman: The Secret Service$36,206,33128.2%3,204$11,300$128,261,724Feb 13, 2015Twentieth Century Fox
35Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1997 Special Edition
$35,906,66126%2,104$17,065$138,257,865Jan 31, 1997Twentieth Century Fox
36Ride Along 2$35,243,09538.6%3,175$11,100$91,221,830Jan 15, 2016Universal Pictures
37Scream 3$34,713,34238.9%3,467$10,012$89,143,175Feb 4, 2000Dimension Films
38Identity Thief$34,551,02525.7%3,141$11,000$134,506,920Feb 8, 2013Universal Pictures
39Norbit$34,195,43435.7%3,136$10,904$95,673,607Feb 9, 2007DreamWorks
40The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part$34,115,33532.2%4,303$7,928$105,806,508Feb 8, 2019Warner Bros.
41The Devil Inside$33,732,51563.3%2,285$14,762$53,261,944Jan 6, 2012Paramount Pictures
42The Green Hornet$33,526,87633.9%3,584$9,354$98,780,042Jan 14, 2011Sony Pictures Releasing
43Get Out$33,377,06019%2,781$12,001$176,040,665Feb 24, 2017Universal Pictures
44Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn$33,010,01778.3%4,236$7,792$42,158,302Feb 7, 2020Warner Bros.
45The Book of Eli$32,789,49434.6%3,111$10,539$94,835,059Jan 15, 2010Warner Bros.
46Paul Blart: Mall Cop$31,832,63621.8%3,144$10,124$146,336,178Jan 16, 2009Sony Pictures Releasing
47The Wolfman$31,479,23550.8%3,222$9,770$61,979,680Feb 12, 2010Universal Pictures
48Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief$31,236,06735.2%3,356$9,307$88,768,303Feb 12, 2010Twentieth Century Fox
49Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert$31,117,83447.7%683$45,560$65,281,781Feb 1, 2008Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
50Just Go with It$30,514,73229.6%3,548$8,600$103,028,109Feb 11, 2011Sony Pictures Releasing
51Dear John$30,468,61438.1%2,969$10,262$80,014,842Feb 5, 2010Screen Gems
52John Wick: Chapter 2$30,436,12333.1%3,113$9,777$92,029,184Feb 10, 2017Lionsgate
53Madea's Family Reunion$30,030,66147.5%2,194$13,687$63,257,940Feb 24, 2006Lionsgate
54Constantine$29,769,09839.2%3,006$9,903$75,976,178Feb 18, 2005Warner Bros.
55Insidious: The Last Key$29,581,35543.7%3,116$9,493$67,745,330Jan 5, 2018Universal Pictures
56Justin Bieber: Never Say Never$29,514,05440.4%3,105$9,505$73,013,910Feb 11, 2011Paramount Pictures
57Gran Torino$29,484,38819.9%2,808$10,500$148,095,302Jan 9, 2009Warner Bros.
58Non-Stop$28,875,63531.3%3,090$9,344$92,168,600Feb 28, 2014Universal Pictures
59Black Hawk Down$28,611,73626.3%3,101$9,226$108,638,745Jan 18, 2002Revolution Studios
60Alita: Battle Angel$28,525,61333.3%3,790$7,526$85,710,210Feb 15, 2019Twentieth Century Fox
61Mama$28,402,31039.7%2,647$10,730$71,628,180Jan 18, 2013Universal Pictures
62He's Just Not That Into You$27,785,48729.6%3,175$8,751$93,953,653Feb 6, 2009Warner Bros.
63Big Momma's House 2$27,736,05639.5%3,261$8,505$70,165,972Jan 27, 2006Twentieth Century Fox
64Along Came Polly$27,721,18531.5%2,984$9,289$88,097,164Jan 16, 2004Universal Pictures
65Jumper$27,354,80834.1%3,428$7,979$80,172,128Feb 15, 2008Twentieth Century Fox
66Journey 2: The Mysterious Island$27,335,36326.3%3,470$7,877$103,860,290Feb 10, 2012Warner Bros.
67Underworld: Evolution$26,857,18143.1%3,207$8,374$62,318,875Jan 20, 2006Screen Gems
68About Last Night$25,649,01152.7%2,253$11,384$48,637,684Feb 14, 2014Screen Gems
69Son of God$25,601,86542.9%3,260$7,853$59,700,064Feb 28, 2014Twentieth Century Fox
70Gnomeo & Juliet$25,356,90925.4%2,994$8,469$99,967,670Feb 11, 2011Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
71Underworld Awakening$25,306,72540.6%3,078$8,221$62,321,039Jan 20, 2012Screen Gems
72Peter Rabbit$25,010,92821.7%3,725$6,714$115,253,424Feb 9, 2018Sony Pictures Releasing
73A Good Day to Die Hard$24,834,84536.9%3,553$6,989$67,349,198Feb 15, 2013Twentieth Century Fox
74Taken$24,717,03717%3,183$7,765$145,000,989Jan 30, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
75Act of Valor$24,476,63235%3,039$8,054$70,012,847Feb 24, 2012Relativity Media
76Zero Dark Thirty$24,438,93625.5%2,937$8,321$95,720,716Jan 11, 2013Sony Pictures Releasing
77Contraband$24,349,81536.6%2,863$8,505$66,528,000Jan 13, 2012Universal Pictures
78Barbershop 2: Back in Business$24,241,61237.2%2,711$8,941$65,111,277Feb 6, 2004Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
79Coach Carter$24,182,96136%2,524$9,581$67,264,877Jan 14, 2005Paramount Pictures
80Maze Runner: The Death Cure$24,167,01141.6%3,787$6,381$58,032,443Jan 26, 2018Twentieth Century Fox
81White Noise$24,113,56542.8%2,261$10,665$56,386,759Jan 7, 2005Universal Pictures
82How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days$23,774,85022.5%2,923$8,133$105,813,373Feb 7, 2003Paramount Pictures
83Save the Last Dance$23,444,93025.7%2,230$10,513$91,057,006Jan 12, 2001Paramount Pictures
8427 Dresses$23,007,72530%3,057$7,526$76,808,654Jan 18, 2008Twentieth Century Fox
85Vantage Point$22,874,93631.7%3,149$7,264$72,266,306Feb 22, 2008Sony Pictures Releasing
86Hidden Figures$22,800,05713.4%2,471$9,227$169,607,287Jan 6, 2017Twentieth Century Fox
87Bridge to Terabithia$22,564,61227.4%3,139$7,188$82,272,442Feb 16, 2007Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
88Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
2012 3D Release
$22,469,93251.7%2,655$8,463$43,456,382Feb 10, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
89Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance$22,115,33442.7%3,174$6,967$51,774,002Feb 17, 2012Sony Pictures Releasing
90Chronicle$22,004,09834.1%2,907$7,569$64,575,175Feb 3, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
91The Monuments Men$22,003,43328.2%3,083$7,137$78,031,620Feb 7, 2014Sony Pictures Releasing
92Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
1997 Special Edition
$21,975,99332.5%2,111$10,410$67,597,694Feb 21, 1997Twentieth Century Fox
93Hide and Seek$21,959,23343%3,005$7,307$51,100,486Jan 28, 2005Twentieth Century Fox
94Diary of a Mad Black Woman$21,905,08943.3%1,483$14,770$50,633,099Feb 25, 2005Lionsgate
95Unknown$21,856,38934.3%3,043$7,182$63,686,397Feb 18, 2011Warner Bros.
96Dolittle$21,844,04538.1%4,155$5,257$57,299,985Jan 17, 2020Universal Pictures
97Stomp the Yard$21,833,31235.6%2,051$10,645$61,356,221Jan 12, 2007Screen Gems
98Texas Chainsaw 3D$21,744,47063.3%2,654$8,193$34,341,945Jan 4, 2013Lionsgate
99RoboCop$21,681,43037%3,372$6,429$58,607,007Feb 14, 2014Sony Pictures Releasing
100When a Stranger Calls$21,607,20345.1%2,999$7,204$47,860,214Feb 3, 2006Screen Gems
101Fool's Gold$21,589,29530.7%3,125$6,908$70,231,041Feb 8, 2008Warner Bros.
102Safe Haven$21,401,59430%3,223$6,640$71,349,120Feb 15, 2013Relativity Media
103My Bloody Valentine$21,241,45641.2%2,534$8,382$51,545,952Jan 16, 2009Lionsgate
104Payback$21,221,52626%2,729$7,776$81,526,121Feb 5, 1999Paramount Pictures
105Bride Wars$21,058,17335.9%3,226$6,527$58,715,510Jan 9, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
106The Woman in Black$20,874,07238.4%2,855$7,311$54,333,290Feb 3, 2012CBS Films
107Underworld: Rise of the Lycans$20,828,51145.5%2,942$7,079$45,802,315Jan 23, 2009Screen Gems
108The Wedding Ringer$20,649,30632%3,003$6,876$64,460,211Jan 16, 2015Screen Gems
109Notorious$20,497,59655.6%1,638$12,513$36,843,682Jan 16, 2009Fox Searchlight Pictures
110The Upside$20,355,00018.8%3,080$6,608$108,252,517Jan 11, 2019STX Entertainment
111Warm Bodies$20,353,96730.7%3,009$6,764$66,380,662Feb 1, 2013Lionsgate
112John Q$20,275,19428.3%2,466$8,221$71,756,802Feb 15, 2002New Line Cinema
113The Pink Panther$20,220,41224.6%3,477$5,815$82,226,474Feb 10, 2006Sony Pictures Releasing
114Eight Below$20,188,17624.7%3,066$6,584$81,612,565Feb 17, 2006Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
115xXx: Return of Xander Cage$20,130,14244.8%3,651$5,513$44,898,413Jan 20, 2017Paramount Pictures
116Final Destination 3$20,125,00037.2%2,880$6,987$54,098,051Feb 10, 2006New Line Cinema
117The Unborn$19,810,58546.4%2,357$8,405$42,670,410Jan 9, 2009Universal Pictures
118Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters$19,690,95635.3%3,372$5,839$55,703,475Jan 25, 2013Paramount Pictures
119The Grey$19,665,10138.1%3,185$6,174$51,580,236Jan 27, 2012Open Road Films (II)
120No Strings Attached$19,652,92127.8%3,018$6,511$70,662,220Jan 21, 2011Paramount Pictures
121Shanghai Knights$19,603,63032.4%2,753$7,120$60,476,872Feb 7, 2003Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
122Hostel$19,556,09941.3%2,195$8,909$47,326,473Jan 6, 2006Lionsgate
123I Am Number Four$19,449,89335.3%3,154$6,166$55,100,437Feb 18, 2011Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
124The Nut Job$19,423,00030.2%3,427$5,667$64,251,541Jan 17, 2014Open Road Films (II)
125The Bucket List$19,392,41620.7%2,911$6,661$93,466,502Jan 11, 2008Warner Bros.
126Miracle$19,377,57730.1%2,605$7,438$64,378,093Feb 6, 2004Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
127The Post$19,361,96823.6%2,819$6,868$81,903,458Jan 12, 2018Twentieth Century Fox
128Date Movie$19,076,26139.3%2,896$6,587$48,548,426Feb 17, 2006Twentieth Century Fox
129Boogeyman$19,020,65540.7%3,052$6,232$46,752,382Feb 4, 2005Screen Gems
130The Spiderwick Chronicles$19,004,05826.7%3,847$4,939$71,195,053Feb 15, 2008Paramount Pictures
131Paddington$18,966,67624.9%3,303$5,742$76,271,832Jan 16, 2015-
132Step Up 2: The Streets$18,908,82632.6%2,470$7,655$58,017,783Feb 15, 2008Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
133The Wedding Singer$18,865,08023.5%2,821$6,687$80,245,725Feb 13, 1998New Line Cinema
134Red Tails$18,782,15437.7%2,512$7,476$49,876,377Jan 20, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
135Focus$18,685,13734.7%3,323$5,622$53,862,963Feb 27, 2015Warner Bros.
136Epic Movie$18,612,54446.8%2,801$6,644$39,739,367Jan 26, 2007Twentieth Century Fox
137Are We There Yet?$18,575,21422.5%2,709$6,856$82,674,398Jan 21, 2005Revolution Studios
138Meet the Spartans$18,505,53048.4%2,605$7,103$38,233,676Jan 25, 2008Twentieth Century Fox
139Dante's Peak$18,479,43527.5%2,657$6,955$67,127,760Feb 7, 1997Universal Pictures
140The Great Wall$18,469,62040.6%3,326$5,553$45,540,830Feb 17, 2017Universal Pictures
141Jupiter Ascending$18,372,37238.8%3,181$5,775$47,387,723Feb 6, 2015Warner Bros.
142Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones$18,343,61156.5%2,867$6,398$32,462,372Jan 3, 2014Paramount Pictures
143Escape Room$18,238,17232%2,717$6,712$57,005,601Jan 4, 2019Sony Pictures Releasing
144What Men Want$18,232,08733.4%2,912$6,261$54,611,903Feb 8, 2019Paramount Pictures
145A Dog's Purpose$18,222,81028.2%3,059$5,957$64,508,620Jan 27, 2017Universal Pictures
146Cop Out$18,211,12640.6%3,150$5,781$44,875,481Feb 26, 2010Warner Bros.
147Rambo$18,203,87642.6%2,751$6,617$42,754,105Jan 25, 2008Lionsgate
148A Haunted House$18,101,68245.2%2,160$8,380$40,041,683Jan 11, 2013Open Road Films (II)
149How to Be Single$17,878,91138.2%3,343$5,348$46,843,513Feb 12, 2016Warner Bros.
150The Dilemma$17,816,23036.8%2,940$6,059$48,475,290Jan 14, 2011Universal Pictures
151Snow Dogs$17,814,25921.9%2,302$7,738$81,172,560Jan 18, 2002Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
152Beauty and the Beast
2012 3D Release
$17,751,90537.3%2,625$6,762$47,617,067Jan 13, 2012Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
153First Sunday$17,714,82146.7%2,213$8,004$37,931,869Jan 11, 2008Screen Gems
154Just Married$17,548,99331.3%2,766$6,344$56,127,162Jan 10, 2003Twentieth Century Fox
155Legion$17,501,62543.6%2,476$7,068$40,168,080Jan 22, 2010Screen Gems
156Old School$17,453,21623.1%2,689$6,490$75,585,093Feb 21, 2003DreamWorks Distribution
157This Means War$17,405,93031.8%3,189$5,458$54,760,791Feb 17, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
158Down to Earth$17,268,88326.9%2,521$6,850$64,186,502Feb 16, 2001Paramount Pictures
159Edge of Darkness$17,214,38439.7%3,066$5,614$43,313,890Jan 29, 2010Warner Bros.
160The Butterfly Effect$17,100,00029.5%2,605$6,564$57,938,693Jan 23, 2004New Line Cinema
161Gangster Squad$17,070,34737.1%3,103$5,501$46,000,903Jan 11, 2013Warner Bros.
162Hotel for Dogs$17,012,21223.3%3,271$5,200$73,034,460Jan 16, 2009DreamWorks
163Game Night$17,005,33224.6%3,488$4,875$69,179,066Feb 23, 2018Warner Bros.
164The Lovely Bones$17,005,13338.5%2,563$6,634$44,114,232Jan 15, 2010DreamWorks
165Coraline$16,849,64022.4%2,299$7,329$75,286,229Feb 6, 2009Focus Features
166Message in a Bottle$16,751,56031.7%2,538$6,600$52,880,016Feb 12, 1999Warner Bros.
167Kangaroo Jack$16,580,20924.8%2,818$5,883$66,934,963Jan 17, 2003Warner Bros.
168A Beautiful Mind$16,565,8209.7%1,853$8,940$170,742,341Jan 4, 2002Universal Pictures
169Cradle 2 the Grave$16,521,46847.6%2,625$6,293$34,712,347Feb 28, 2003Warner Bros.
170The Recruit$16,302,06330.9%2,376$6,861$52,802,140Jan 31, 2003Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
171Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son$16,300,80343%2,821$5,778$37,915,414Feb 18, 2011Twentieth Century Fox
172Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins$16,207,73038.2%2,387$6,790$42,436,517Feb 8, 2008Universal Pictures
173Final Destination 2$16,200,00034.5%2,834$5,716$46,961,214Jan 31, 2003New Line Cinema
17413 Hours$16,194,73830.6%2,389$6,778$52,853,219Jan 15, 2016Paramount Pictures
175You Got Served$16,123,10539.9%1,933$8,340$40,363,810Jan 30, 2004Screen Gems
176The Crazies$16,067,55241.1%2,476$6,489$39,123,589Feb 26, 2010Overture Films
177She's All That$16,065,43025.4%2,222$7,230$63,366,989Jan 29, 1999Miramax
178Escape from Planet Earth$15,891,05527.9%3,288$4,833$57,012,977Feb 15, 2013The Weinstein Company
17912 Strong$15,815,02534.5%3,002$5,268$45,819,713Jan 19, 2018Warner Bros.
180Good Deeds$15,583,92444.5%2,132$7,309$35,025,791Feb 24, 2012Lionsgate
181Broken Arrow$15,583,51022%2,388$6,525$70,770,147Feb 9, 1996Twentieth Century Fox
182Traffic$15,517,54912.5%1,510$10,276$124,115,725Jan 5, 2001USA Films
183Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit$15,451,98130.6%3,387$4,562$50,577,412Jan 17, 2014Paramount Pictures
184The Beach$15,277,92138.4%2,547$5,998$39,785,027Feb 11, 2000Twentieth Century Fox
185Den of Thieves$15,206,10833.8%2,432$6,252$44,947,622Jan 19, 2018STX Entertainment
186Varsity Blues$15,204,14828.7%2,121$7,168$52,894,169Jan 15, 1999Paramount Pictures
187Semi-Pro$15,200,00045.4%3,121$4,870$33,479,698Feb 29, 2008New Line Cinema
188A Civil Action$15,163,48426.7%1,802$8,414$56,709,981Jan 8, 1999Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
189Daybreakers$15,146,69250.3%2,523$6,003$30,101,577Jan 8, 2010Lionsgate
190The Number 23$15,107,00042.9%2,759$5,475$35,193,167Feb 23, 2007New Line Cinema
191Confessions of a Shopaholic$15,066,36034%2,507$6,009$44,277,350Feb 13, 2009Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
192Collateral Damage$15,058,43237.6%2,824$5,332$40,077,257Feb 8, 2002Warner Bros.
193Orange County$15,053,22636.6%2,317$6,496$41,076,018Jan 11, 2002Paramount Pictures
194The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death$15,027,41556.7%2,602$5,775$26,501,323Jan 2, 2015Relativity Media
195The Roommate$15,002,63540.2%2,534$5,920$37,300,000Feb 4, 2011Screen Gems
196The Boy Next Door$14,910,10542.1%2,602$5,730$35,423,380Jan 23, 2015Universal Pictures
197The Rite$14,789,39344.8%2,985$4,954$33,047,633Jan 28, 2011Warner Bros.
198Queen of the Damned$14,757,53548.6%2,511$5,877$30,336,800Feb 22, 2002Warner Bros.
199The Messengers$14,713,32141.6%2,528$5,820$35,374,833Feb 2, 2007Screen Gems
200Curious George$14,703,40525.2%2,566$5,730$58,360,760Feb 10, 2006Universal Pictures