Top Opening Weekends by MPAA Rating

Data as of Jul 7, 2:28 PDT
Release Rank Gross Total Gross % of Total Theaters Average Date Distributor
The Lion King1$191,770,759$543,638,043-4,725$40,586Jul 19, 2019-
Incredibles 22$182,687,905$608,581,744-4,410$41,425Jun 15, 2018-
Beauty and the Beast3$174,750,616$504,014,165-4,210$41,508Mar 17, 2017-
Finding Dory4$135,060,273$486,295,561-4,305$31,372Jun 17, 2016-
Frozen II5$130,263,358$477,373,578-4,440$29,338Nov 22, 2019-
Shrek the Third6$121,629,270$322,719,944-4,122$29,507May 18, 2007DreamWorks
Alice in Wonderland7$116,101,023$334,191,110-3,728$31,142Mar 5, 2010-
Minions8$115,718,405$336,045,770-4,301$26,905Jul 10, 2015Universal Pictures
Shrek 29$108,037,878$441,226,247-4,163$25,951May 19, 2004DreamWorks Distribution
The Secret Life of Pets10$104,352,905$368,384,330-4,370$23,879Jul 8, 2016Universal Pictures
The Jungle Book11$103,261,464$364,001,123-4,028$25,635Apr 15, 2016-
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban12$93,687,367$249,541,069-3,855$24,302Jun 4, 2004Warner Bros.
Aladdin13$91,500,929$355,559,216-4,476$20,442May 24, 2019-
Inside Out14$90,440,272$356,461,711-3,946$22,919Jun 19, 2015-
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone15$90,294,621$317,575,550-3,672$24,590Nov 16, 2001Warner Bros.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets16$88,357,488$261,988,482-3,682$23,997Nov 15, 2002Warner Bros.
Despicable Me 217$83,517,315$368,065,385-3,997$20,895Jul 3, 2013Universal Pictures
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones18$80,027,814$302,191,252-3,161$25,317May 16, 2002Twentieth Century Fox
Oz The Great and Powerful19$79,110,453$234,911,825-3,912$20,222Mar 8, 2013-
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince20$77,835,727$301,959,197-4,325$17,996Jul 15, 2009Warner Bros.
Zootopia21$75,063,401$341,268,248-3,827$19,614Mar 4, 2016-
Despicable Me 322$72,434,025$264,624,300-4,529$15,993Jun 30, 2017Universal Pictures
Shrek Forever After23$70,838,207$238,736,787-4,359$16,251May 21, 2010DreamWorks
The Incredibles24$70,467,623$261,441,092-3,933$17,917Nov 5, 2004-
The Lorax25$70,217,070$214,030,500-3,729$18,830Mar 2, 2012Universal Pictures
Maleficent26$69,431,298$241,410,378-3,948$17,586May 30, 2014-
The Lego Movie27$69,050,279$257,760,692-3,775$18,291Feb 7, 2014Warner Bros.
Up28$68,108,790$293,004,164-3,766$18,085May 29, 2009-
Ice Age: The Meltdown29$68,033,544$195,330,621-3,964$17,162Mar 31, 2006Twentieth Century Fox
Cinderella30$67,877,361$201,151,353-3,845$17,653Mar 13, 2015-
The Grinch31$67,572,855$270,620,950-4,141$16,318Nov 9, 2018Universal Pictures
Brave32$66,323,594$237,283,207-4,164$15,927Jun 22, 2012-
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe33$65,556,312$291,710,957-3,616$18,129Dec 9, 2005-
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace34$64,820,970$431,088,295-2,970$21,825May 19, 1999Twentieth Century Fox
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa35$63,106,589$180,010,950-4,056$15,558Nov 7, 2008DreamWorks
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted36$60,316,738$216,391,482-4,258$14,165Jun 8, 2012DreamWorks
Kung Fu Panda37$60,239,130$215,434,591-4,114$14,642Jun 6, 2008DreamWorks
Monsters vs. Aliens38$59,321,095$198,351,526-4,104$14,454Mar 27, 2009DreamWorks
Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer39$58,051,684$131,921,738-3,959$14,663Jun 15, 2007Twentieth Century Fox
Sonic the Hedgehog40$58,018,348$146,066,470-4,167$13,923Feb 14, 2020Paramount Pictures
Moana41$56,631,401$248,757,044-3,875$14,614Nov 23, 2016-
Despicable Me42$56,397,125$251,513,985-3,476$16,224Jul 9, 2010Universal Pictures
Ralph Breaks the Internet43$56,237,634$201,091,711-4,017$13,999Nov 21, 2018-
Big Hero 644$56,215,889$222,527,828-3,761$14,947Nov 7, 2014-
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory45$56,178,450$206,459,076-3,770$14,901Jul 15, 2005Warner Bros.
The Karate Kid46$55,665,805$176,591,618-3,663$15,196Jun 11, 2010-
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water47$55,365,012$162,994,032-3,641$15,205Feb 6, 2015Paramount Pictures
How the Grinch Stole Christmas48$55,082,330$260,044,825-3,127$17,615Nov 17, 2000Universal Pictures
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian49$55,034,805$141,621,490-3,929$14,007May 16, 2008-
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World50$55,022,245$160,799,505-4,259$12,919Feb 22, 2019Universal Pictures
Pokémon Detective Pikachu51$54,365,242$144,105,346-4,202$12,937May 10, 2019Warner Bros.
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian52$54,173,286$177,243,721-4,096$13,225May 22, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
Scooby-Doo53$54,155,312$153,294,164-3,447$15,710Jun 14, 2002Warner Bros.
The Lego Batman Movie54$53,003,468$175,750,384-4,088$12,965Feb 10, 2017Warner Bros.
Home55$52,107,731$177,397,510-3,708$14,052Mar 27, 2015Twentieth Century Fox
Coco56$50,802,605$209,726,015-3,987$12,742Nov 22, 2017-
The Boss Baby57$50,198,902$175,003,033-3,773$13,304Mar 31, 2017Twentieth Century Fox
How to Train Your Dragon 258$49,451,322$177,002,924-4,253$11,627Jun 13, 2014Twentieth Century Fox
Wreck-It Ralph59$49,038,712$189,422,889-3,752$13,070Nov 2, 2012-
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel60$48,875,415$219,614,612-3,700$13,209Dec 23, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
Tangled61$48,767,052$200,821,936-3,603$13,535Nov 24, 2010-
Hotel Transylvania 262$48,464,322$169,700,110-3,754$12,910Sep 25, 2015-
Kung Fu Panda 263$47,656,302$165,249,063-3,925$12,141May 26, 2011DreamWorks
Shark Tale64$47,604,606$160,861,908-4,016$11,853Oct 1, 2004DreamWorks Distribution
Madagascar65$47,224,594$193,595,521-4,131$11,431May 27, 2005DreamWorks Distribution
The Secret Life of Pets 266$46,652,680$158,874,395-4,561$10,228Jun 7, 2019Universal Pictures
Ice Age: Continental Drift67$46,629,259$161,321,843-3,881$12,014Jul 13, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
Trolls68$46,581,142$153,707,064-4,060$11,473Nov 4, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
Ice Age69$46,312,454$176,387,405-3,316$13,966Mar 15, 2002Twentieth Century Fox
Megamind70$46,016,833$148,415,853-3,944$11,667Nov 5, 2010DreamWorks
Dumbo71$45,990,748$114,766,307-4,259$10,798Mar 29, 2019-
National Treasure: Book of Secrets72$44,783,772$219,964,115-3,832$11,686Dec 21, 2007-
Alvin and the Chipmunks73$44,307,417$217,326,974-3,475$12,750Dec 14, 2007Twentieth Century Fox
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation74$44,076,225$167,510,016-4,267$10,329Jul 13, 2018-
TRON: Legacy75$44,026,211$172,062,763-3,451$12,757Dec 17, 2010-
How to Train Your Dragon76$43,732,319$217,581,231-4,055$10,784Mar 26, 2010DreamWorks
The Croods77$43,639,736$187,168,425-4,046$10,785Mar 22, 2013Twentieth Century Fox
Hotel Transylvania78$42,522,194$148,313,048-3,349$12,696Sep 28, 2012-
Shrek79$42,347,760$267,665,011-3,587$11,805May 16, 2001DreamWorks Distribution
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs80$41,690,382$196,573,705-4,099$10,170Jul 1, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
Happy Feet81$41,533,432$198,000,317-3,804$10,918Nov 17, 2006Warner Bros.
Kung Fu Panda 382$41,282,042$143,528,619-3,955$10,437Jan 29, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
The Last Airbender83$40,325,019$131,772,187-3,169$12,724Jul 1, 2010Paramount Pictures
Rio84$39,225,962$143,619,809-3,826$10,252Apr 15, 2011Twentieth Century Fox
The Good Dinosaur85$39,155,217$123,087,120-3,749$10,444Nov 25, 2015-
Onward86$39,119,861$61,555,145-4,310$9,076Mar 6, 2020-
Dinosaur87$38,854,851$137,748,063-3,257$11,929May 19, 2000-
Over the Hedge88$38,457,003$155,019,340-4,059$9,474May 19, 2006DreamWorks
The Cat in the Hat89$38,329,160$101,149,285-3,464$11,065Nov 21, 2003Universal Pictures
The Angry Birds Movie90$38,155,177$107,509,366-3,932$9,703May 20, 2016-
Rango91$38,079,323$123,477,607-3,917$9,721Mar 4, 2011Paramount Pictures
Bee Movie92$38,021,044$126,631,277-3,928$9,679Nov 2, 2007DreamWorks
Hop93$37,543,710$108,085,305-3,579$10,490Apr 1, 2011Universal Pictures
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil94$36,948,713$113,929,605-3,790$9,749Oct 18, 2019-
Marley & Me95$36,357,586$143,153,751-3,480$10,447Dec 25, 2008Twentieth Century Fox
Robots96$36,045,301$128,200,012-3,776$9,545Mar 11, 2005Twentieth Century Fox
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1997 Special Edition
97$35,906,661$138,257,865-2,104$17,065Jan 31, 1997Twentieth Century Fox
The Smurfs98$35,611,637$142,614,158-3,395$10,489Jul 29, 2011-
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse99$35,363,376$190,241,310-3,813$9,274Dec 14, 2018-
Lilo & Stitch100$35,260,212$145,794,338-3,191$11,049Jun 21, 2002-
Sing101$35,258,145$270,395,425-4,022$8,766Dec 21, 2016Universal Pictures
National Treasure102$35,142,554$173,008,894-3,017$11,648Nov 19, 2004-
Runaway Bride103$35,055,556$152,257,509-3,158$11,100Jul 30, 1999Paramount Pictures
Enchanted104$34,440,317$127,807,262-3,730$9,233Nov 21, 2007-
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part105$34,115,335$105,806,508-4,303$7,928Feb 8, 2019Warner Bros.
Puss in Boots106$34,077,439$149,260,504-3,952$8,622Oct 28, 2011DreamWorks
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2107$34,017,930$119,793,567-4,001$8,502Sep 27, 2013-
Epic108$33,531,068$107,518,682-3,882$8,637May 24, 2013Twentieth Century Fox
A Wrinkle in Time109$33,123,609$100,478,608-3,980$8,322Mar 9, 2018-
Tomorrowland110$33,028,165$93,436,322-3,972$8,315May 22, 2015-
Where the Wild Things Are111$32,695,407$77,233,467-3,735$8,753Oct 16, 2009Warner Bros.
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over112$32,500,000$111,761,982-3,344$9,718Jul 25, 2003Dimension Films
Mr. Peabody & Sherman113$32,207,057$111,506,430-3,934$8,186Mar 7, 2014Twentieth Century Fox
Elf114$32,100,000$173,398,518-3,337$9,619Nov 7, 2003New Line Cinema
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie115$32,018,216$85,417,988-3,212$9,968Nov 19, 2004Paramount Pictures
Paul Blart: Mall Cop116$31,832,636$146,336,178-3,144$10,124Jan 16, 2009-
G-Force117$31,706,934$119,436,770-3,697$8,576Jul 24, 2009-
The Truman Show118$31,542,121$125,618,201-2,315$13,625Jun 5, 1998Paramount Pictures
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief119$31,236,067$88,768,303-3,356$9,307Feb 12, 2010Twentieth Century Fox
Evan Almighty120$31,192,615$100,462,298-3,604$8,654Jun 22, 2007Universal Pictures
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York121$31,126,882$173,585,516-2,222$14,008Nov 20, 1992Twentieth Century Fox
Into the Woods122$31,051,923$128,002,372-2,440$12,726Dec 25, 2014-
Downton Abbey123$31,033,665$96,854,135-3,079$10,079Sep 20, 2019Focus Features
The Pacifier124$30,552,694$113,086,868-3,131$9,758Mar 4, 2005-
Night at the Museum125$30,433,781$250,863,268-3,685$8,258Dec 22, 2006Twentieth Century Fox
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs126$30,304,648$124,870,275-3,119$9,716Sep 18, 2009-
The Addams Family127$30,300,007$100,044,905-4,007$7,561Oct 11, 2019United Artists Releasing
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events128$30,061,756$118,634,549-3,620$8,304Dec 17, 2004Paramount Pictures
A Christmas Carol129$30,051,075$137,855,863-3,683$8,159Nov 6, 2009-
The Flintstones130$29,688,730$130,531,208-2,498$11,885May 27, 1994Universal Pictures
Ghostbusters II131$29,472,894$112,494,738-2,410$12,229Jun 16, 1989Columbia Pictures
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed132$29,438,331$84,216,833-3,312$8,888Mar 26, 2004Warner Bros.
Beverly Hills Chihuahua133$29,300,465$94,514,402-3,215$9,113Oct 3, 2008-
The Muppets134$29,239,026$88,631,237-3,440$8,499Nov 23, 2011-
Nacho Libre135$28,309,599$80,197,993-3,070$9,221Jun 16, 2006Paramount Pictures
Back to the Future Part II136$27,835,125$118,450,002-1,865$14,925Nov 22, 1989Universal Pictures
Hairspray137$27,800,000$118,871,849-3,121$8,907Jul 20, 2007New Line Cinema
Daddy Day Care138$27,623,580$104,297,061-3,370$8,196May 9, 2003Revolution Studios
Cheaper by the Dozen139$27,557,647$138,614,544-3,298$8,355Dec 25, 2003Twentieth Century Fox
Wonder140$27,547,866$132,422,809-3,096$8,897Nov 17, 2017Lionsgate
Space Jam141$27,528,529$90,418,342-2,650$10,388Nov 15, 1996Warner Bros.
Bedtime Stories142$27,450,296$110,101,975-3,681$7,457Dec 25, 2008-
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island143$27,335,363$103,860,290-3,470$7,877Feb 10, 2012Warner Bros.
Alice Through the Looking Glass144$26,858,726$77,041,381-3,763$7,137May 27, 2016-
Flubber145$26,725,207$92,977,226-2,641$10,119Nov 26, 1997-
The House with a Clock in Its Walls146$26,608,020$68,549,695-3,592$7,407Sep 21, 2018Universal Pictures
Spy Kids147$26,546,881$112,719,001-3,104$8,552Mar 30, 2001Miramax
Bolt148$26,223,128$114,053,579-3,651$7,182Nov 21, 2008-
Penguins of Madagascar149$25,447,444$83,850,911-3,764$6,760Nov 26, 2014Twentieth Century Fox
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles150$25,398,367$135,265,915-2,006$12,661Mar 30, 1990New Line Cinema
Apollo 13151$25,353,380$172,071,312-2,197$11,540Jun 30, 1995Universal Pictures
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom152$25,337,110$179,870,271-1,687$15,019May 23, 1984Paramount Pictures
Dr. Dolittle 2153$25,037,039$112,952,899-3,049$8,211Jun 22, 2001Twentieth Century Fox
Peter Rabbit154$25,010,928$115,253,424-3,725$6,714Feb 9, 2018-
Jack and Jill155$25,003,575$74,158,157-3,438$7,272Nov 11, 2011-
The Call of the Wild156$24,791,624$62,342,368-3,752$6,607Feb 21, 2020Twentieth Century Fox
Christopher Robin157$24,585,139$99,215,042-3,602$6,825Aug 3, 2018-
The Emoji Movie158$24,531,923$86,089,513-4,075$6,020Jul 28, 2017-
Race to Witch Mountain159$24,402,214$67,172,594-3,187$7,656Mar 13, 2009-
The Haunted Mansion160$24,278,410$75,847,266-3,122$7,776Nov 26, 2003-
TMNT161$24,255,205$54,149,098-3,110$7,799Mar 23, 2007Warner Bros.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader162$24,005,069$104,386,950-3,555$6,752Dec 10, 2010Twentieth Century Fox
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie163$23,851,539$73,921,000-3,434$6,945Jun 2, 2017Twentieth Century Fox
Rise of the Guardians164$23,773,465$103,412,758-3,653$6,507Nov 21, 2012DreamWorks
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2165$23,762,435$71,038,190-3,633$6,540Apr 17, 2015-
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules166$23,751,502$52,698,535-3,167$7,499Mar 25, 2011Twentieth Century Fox
Open Season167$23,624,548$85,105,259-3,833$6,163Sep 29, 2006-
Goosebumps168$23,618,556$80,080,379-3,501$6,746Oct 16, 2015-
Mary Poppins Returns169$23,523,121$171,958,438-4,090$5,751Dec 19, 2018-
Eragon170$23,239,907$75,030,163-3,020$7,695Dec 15, 2006Twentieth Century Fox
This Is It171$23,234,394$72,091,016-3,481$6,674Oct 28, 2009-
Star Trek: Generations172$23,116,394$75,671,125-2,659$8,693Nov 18, 1994Paramount Pictures
Smallfoot173$23,045,635$83,240,103-4,131$5,578Sep 28, 2018Warner Bros.
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi174$23,019,618$252,583,617-1,002$22,973May 25, 1983Twentieth Century Fox
The Game Plan175$22,950,971$90,648,202-3,103$7,396Sep 28, 2007-
Mission to Mars176$22,855,247$60,883,407-3,054$7,483Mar 10, 2000-
Bridge to Terabithia177$22,564,612$82,272,442-3,139$7,188Feb 16, 2007-
Dick Tracy178$22,543,911$103,738,726-2,332$9,667Jun 15, 1990-
Heaven Is for Real179$22,522,221$91,443,253-2,417$9,318Apr 16, 2014TriStar Pictures
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
2012 3D Release
180$22,469,932$43,456,382-2,655$8,463Feb 10, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
Life of Pi181$22,451,514$124,987,023-2,927$7,670Nov 21, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
Planes182$22,232,291$90,288,712-3,702$6,005Aug 9, 2013-
Monster House183$22,217,226$73,661,010-3,553$6,253Jul 21, 2006-
Freaky Friday184$22,203,007$110,230,332-2,954$7,516Aug 6, 2003-
Diary of a Wimpy Kid185$22,126,166$64,003,625-3,077$7,190Mar 19, 2010Twentieth Century Fox
Star Trek: Insurrection186$22,052,836$70,187,658-2,620$8,417Dec 11, 1998Paramount Pictures
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
1997 Special Edition
187$21,975,993$67,597,694-2,111$10,410Feb 21, 1997Twentieth Century Fox
Inspector Gadget188$21,889,138$97,403,112-2,814$7,778Jul 23, 1999-
Dolittle189$21,844,045$77,047,065-4,155$5,257Jan 17, 2020Universal Pictures
Garfield190$21,727,611$75,369,589-3,094$7,022Jun 11, 2004Twentieth Century Fox
Cats & Dogs191$21,707,617$93,385,515-3,040$7,140Jul 4, 2001Warner Bros.
Christmas with the Kranks192$21,570,867$73,780,539-3,393$6,357Nov 24, 2004Revolution Studios
Pete's Dragon193$21,514,095$76,233,151-3,702$5,811Aug 12, 2016-
Ice Age: Collision Course194$21,373,064$64,063,008-3,992$5,353Jul 22, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
Turbo195$21,312,625$83,028,128-3,806$5,599Jul 17, 2013Twentieth Century Fox
Storks196$21,311,407$72,679,278-3,922$5,433Sep 23, 2016Warner Bros.
Happy Feet Two197$21,237,068$64,006,466-3,606$5,889Nov 18, 2011Warner Bros.
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy198$21,103,203$51,085,416-3,133$6,735Apr 29, 2005-
Bride Wars199$21,058,173$58,715,510-3,226$6,527Jan 9, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
Journey to the Center of the Earth200$21,018,141$101,704,370-2,811$7,477Jul 11, 2008Warner Bros.