Thanksgiving Opening Weekends

Data as of Feb 27, 13:07 PST
Rank Release Gross Total Gross % of Total Theaters Average Date Distributor
1Frozen$67,391,326$400,738,00916.8%3,742$18,009Nov 22, 2013Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2Toy Story 2$57,388,839$245,852,17923.3%3,236$17,734Nov 19, 1999Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
3Moana$56,631,401$248,757,04422.8%3,875$14,614Nov 23, 2016Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4Ralph Breaks the Internet$56,237,634$201,091,71128%4,017$13,999Nov 21, 2018Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
5Coco$50,802,605$210,460,01524.1%3,987$12,742Nov 22, 2017Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
6Tangled$48,767,052$200,821,93624.3%3,603$13,535Nov 24, 2010Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
7The Good Dinosaur$39,155,217$123,087,12031.8%3,749$10,444Nov 25, 2015Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
8Creed II$35,574,710$115,715,88930.7%3,441$10,338Nov 21, 2018Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
9Enchanted$34,440,317$127,807,26227%3,730$9,233Nov 21, 2007Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
10101 Dalmatians$33,504,025$136,189,29424.6%2,794$11,991Nov 27, 1996Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
11A Bug's Life$33,258,052$162,798,56520.4%2,686$12,382Nov 20, 1998Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
12Four Christmases$31,069,826$120,146,04025.9%3,310$9,386Nov 26, 2008Warner Bros.
13Unbreakable$30,330,771$95,011,33931.9%2,708$11,200Nov 22, 2000Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
14Creed$29,632,823$109,767,58127%3,404$8,705Nov 25, 2015Warner Bros.
15The Muppets$29,239,026$88,631,23733%3,440$8,499Nov 23, 2011Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
16Toy Story$29,140,617$191,796,23315.2%2,457$11,860Nov 22, 1995Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
17Back To The Future II$27,835,125$118,450,00223.5%1,865$14,925Nov 22, 1989Universal Pictures
18Knives Out$26,769,548$165,363,23416.2%3,461$7,734Nov 27, 2019Lionsgate
19Flubber$26,725,207$92,977,22628.7%2,641$10,119Nov 26, 1997Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
20Penguins of Madagascar$25,447,444$83,850,91130.4%3,764$6,760Nov 26, 2014Twentieth Century Fox
21The Haunted Mansion$24,278,410$75,847,26632%3,122$7,776Nov 26, 2003Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
22Rise of the Guardians$23,773,465$103,412,75823%3,653$6,507Nov 21, 2012DreamWorks
23Life of Pi$22,451,514$124,987,02318%2,927$7,670Nov 21, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
24Spy Game$21,689,125$62,362,56034.8%2,770$7,830Nov 21, 2001Universal Pictures
25Christmas With the Kranks$21,570,867$73,780,53929.2%3,393$6,357Nov 24, 2004Revolution Studios
26Deja Vu$20,574,802$64,038,61632.1%3,108$6,619Nov 22, 2006Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
27End of Days$20,523,595$66,889,04330.7%2,593$7,915Nov 24, 1999Universal Pictures
28Mrs. Doubtfire$20,468,847$219,195,2439.3%1,605$12,753Nov 24, 1993Twentieth Century Fox
29Rocky IV$19,991,537$127,873,71615.6%1,325$15,087Nov 27, 1985United Artists
30102 Dalmatians$19,883,351$66,957,02629.7%2,704$7,353Nov 22, 2000Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
31Aladdin$19,289,073$217,350,2198.9%1,131$17,054Nov 13, 1992Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
32This Christmas$17,958,183$49,121,93436.6%1,858$9,665Nov 21, 2007Screen Gems
33Yours, Mine & Ours$17,461,108$53,412,86232.7%3,206$5,446Nov 23, 2005Paramount Pictures
34Old Dogs$16,894,511$49,492,06034.1%3,425$4,932Nov 25, 2009Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
35Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home$16,881,888$109,713,13215.4%1,349$12,514Nov 26, 1986Paramount Pictures
36The Bodyguard$16,611,793$121,945,72013.6%1,717$9,674Nov 25, 1992Warner Bros.
37Alien Resurrection$16,474,092$47,795,65834.5%2,415$6,821Nov 26, 1997Twentieth Century Fox
38Horrible Bosses 2$15,457,418$54,445,35728.4%3,375$4,579Nov 26, 2014Warner Bros.
39Australia$14,800,723$49,554,00229.9%2,642$5,602Nov 26, 2008Twentieth Century Fox
40Red Dawn$14,276,668$44,806,78331.9%2,724$5,241Nov 21, 2012FilmDistrict
41Three Men and a Little Lady$13,774,642$71,609,32119.2%1,281$10,753Nov 21, 1990Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
42Alexander$13,687,087$34,297,19139.9%2,445$5,597Nov 24, 2004Warner Bros.
43Ninja Assassin$13,316,158$38,122,88334.9%2,503$5,320Nov 25, 2009Warner Bros.
44Hitman$13,180,769$39,687,69433.2%2,458$5,362Nov 21, 2007Twentieth Century Fox
45Scrooged$13,027,842$60,328,55821.6%1,262$10,323Nov 23, 1988Paramount Pictures
46Allied$12,701,743$40,098,06431.7%3,160$4,019Nov 23, 2016Paramount Pictures
47Bad Santa$12,500,000$60,060,32820.8%2,005$6,234Nov 26, 2003Dimension Films
48My Girl$12,391,783$59,489,79920.8%2,080$5,957Nov 27, 1991Columbia Pictures
49Treasure Planet$12,083,248$38,176,78331.6%3,227$3,744Nov 27, 2002Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
50Arthur Christmas$12,068,931$46,462,46926%3,376$3,574Nov 23, 2011Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
51Transporter 3$12,063,452$31,715,06238%2,626$4,593Nov 26, 2008Lionsgate
52Deck the Halls$12,001,256$35,093,56934.2%3,205$3,744Nov 22, 2006Twentieth Century Fox
53Burlesque$11,947,744$39,440,65530.3%3,037$3,934Nov 24, 2010Screen Gems
54Queen & Slim$11,890,490$43,808,31027.1%1,690$7,035Nov 27, 2019Universal Pictures
55Hugo$11,364,505$73,864,50715.4%1,277$8,899Nov 23, 2011Paramount Pictures
56Black Knight$11,102,948$33,426,97133.2%2,571$4,318Nov 21, 2001Twentieth Century Fox
57The Missing$10,833,633$27,011,18040.1%2,756$3,930Nov 26, 2003Revolution Studios
58Money Train$10,608,297$35,431,11329.9%2,522$4,206Nov 22, 1995Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
59Three Men and a Baby$10,384,392$167,780,9606.2%1,006$10,322Nov 25, 1987Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
60Rent$10,016,021$29,077,54734.4%2,433$4,116Nov 23, 2005Revolution Studios
61Casino$9,946,480$42,512,37523.4%1,616$6,155Nov 22, 1995Universal Pictures
62Junior$9,803,145$36,763,35526.7%1,749$5,605Nov 23, 1994Universal Pictures
63Love & Other Drugs$9,739,161$32,367,00530.1%2,455$3,967Nov 24, 2010Twentieth Century Fox
64The Croods: A New Age$9,724,200$51,175,38519%2,211$4,398Nov 25, 2020Universal Pictures
65Dances with Wolves$9,491,623$184,208,8485.2%1,048$9,056Nov 9, 1990Orion Pictures
66Adam Sandler's Eight Crazy Nights$9,434,175$23,586,59840%2,503$3,769Nov 27, 2002Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
67August Rush$9,421,369$31,664,16229.8%2,310$4,078Nov 21, 2007Warner Bros.
68Just Friends$9,275,000$32,619,67128.4%2,505$3,702Nov 23, 2005New Line Cinema
69Robin Hood$9,195,670$30,824,62829.8%2,827$3,252Nov 21, 2018Lionsgate
70The Mist$8,931,973$25,594,95734.9%2,423$3,686Nov 21, 2007-
71Predator 2$8,784,943$30,669,41328.6%1,950$4,505Nov 21, 1990Twentieth Century Fox
72Faster$8,523,153$23,240,02036.7%2,454$3,473Nov 24, 2010CBS Films
73Timeline$8,440,629$19,481,94343.3%2,787$3,028Nov 26, 2003Paramount Pictures
74No Country for Old Men$8,112,000$74,283,62510.9%860$9,432Nov 9, 2007Miramax
75A Perfect World$8,075,582$31,130,99925.9%1,964$4,111Nov 24, 1993Warner Bros.
76A Low Down Dirty Shame$7,970,574$29,392,41827.1%1,379$5,779Nov 25, 1994Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
77Steel Magnolias$7,053,867$83,759,0918.4%720$9,797Nov 17, 1989TriStar Pictures
78Pride & Prejudice$7,027,000$38,405,08818.3%1,299$5,409Nov 11, 2005Focus Features
79Planes, Trains and Automobiles$7,009,482$49,530,28014.2%1,118$6,269Nov 25, 1987Paramount Pictures
80Fantastic Mr. Fox$6,965,267$21,002,91933.2%2,033$3,426Nov 13, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
81Homefront$6,915,241$20,158,89834.3%2,570$2,690Nov 27, 2013Open Road Films (II)
82Solaris$6,752,722$14,973,38245.1%2,406$2,806Nov 27, 2002Twentieth Century Fox
83Bad Santa 2$6,176,680$17,782,17834.7%2,920$2,115Nov 23, 2016Broad Green Pictures
84Babe: Pig in the City$6,162,640$18,319,86033.6%2,384$2,585Nov 25, 1998Universal Pictures
85Supergirl$5,738,249$14,296,43840.1%1,608$3,568Nov 21, 1984TriStar Pictures
86Santa Claus The Movie$5,647,160$23,717,29123.8%970$5,821Nov 27, 1985TriStar Pictures
87Cocoon: The Return$5,568,143$18,924,91929.4%986$5,647Nov 23, 1988Twentieth Century Fox
88Green Book$5,501,520$85,080,1716.5%1,063$5,175Nov 16, 2018Universal Pictures
89They$5,144,090$12,840,84240.1%1,615$3,185Nov 27, 2002Dimension Films
90The Theory of Everything$5,011,146$35,893,53714%802$6,248Nov 7, 2014Focus Features
91The Book Thief$4,864,861$21,488,48122.6%1,234$3,942Nov 8, 2013Twentieth Century Fox
92Bobby$4,857,736$11,242,80143.2%1,667$2,914Nov 17, 2006-
93For the Boys$4,533,138$17,860,28025.4%1,308$3,465Nov 22, 1991Twentieth Century Fox
94Out Cold$4,531,665$13,906,39432.6%2,011$2,253Nov 21, 2001Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
95In the Mix$4,448,491$10,223,89643.5%1,608$2,766Nov 23, 2005Lionsgate
96Roman J. Israel, Esq.$4,447,070$11,962,77837.2%1,669$2,664Nov 17, 2017Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
97Spotlight$4,408,252$45,055,7769.8%897$4,914Nov 6, 2015Open Road Films (II)
98The Pagemaster$4,188,399$13,670,68830.6%1,803$2,323Nov 23, 1994Twentieth Century Fox
99Lady Bird$4,057,559$48,958,2738.3%791$5,129Nov 3, 2017A24
100Brooklyn$3,946,667$38,322,74310.3%845$4,670Nov 4, 2015Fox Searchlight Pictures
101Home Fries$3,784,023$10,493,36636.1%1,925$1,965Nov 27, 1998Warner Bros.
102The Fountain$3,768,702$10,144,01037.2%1,472$2,560Nov 22, 2006Warner Bros.
103The Ice Harvest$3,744,000$9,016,78241.5%1,550$2,415Nov 23, 2005Focus Features
104We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story$3,707,770$9,317,02139.8%1,822$2,035Nov 24, 1993Universal Pictures
105Philomena$3,676,001$37,709,9799.8%835$4,402Nov 22, 2013The Weinstein Company
106Black Nativity$3,669,530$7,018,18952.3%1,516$2,420Nov 27, 2013Fox Searchlight Pictures
107Terms of Endearment$3,498,813$108,423,4893.2%260$13,456Nov 23, 1983Paramount Pictures
108Ringmaster$3,344,022$9,257,10336.1%1,312$2,548Nov 27, 1998Artisan Entertainment
109Very Bad Things$3,245,853$9,898,41232.8%1,260$2,576Nov 27, 1998PolyGram
110Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny$3,110,000$8,334,57537.3%1,919$1,620Nov 22, 2006New Line Cinema
111Nick of Time$2,781,601$8,175,34634%1,849$1,504Nov 22, 1995Paramount Pictures
112Victor Frankenstein$2,469,341$5,775,07642.8%2,797$882Nov 25, 2015Twentieth Century Fox
113Falling In Love$2,293,710$11,129,05720.6%305$7,520Nov 21, 1984Paramount Pictures
114Extreme Ops$2,233,525$4,842,25946.1%1,800$1,240Nov 27, 2002Paramount Pictures
115For Your Consideration$1,924,071$5,549,92334.7%623$3,088Nov 17, 2006Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
116My Week with Marilyn$1,750,507$14,600,34712%244$7,174Nov 23, 2011The Weinstein Company
117Trumbo$1,613,397$7,857,74120.5%617$2,614Nov 6, 2015Bleecker Street Media
118Flawless$1,590,155$4,488,52935.4%478$3,326Nov 26, 1999Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
119Rules Don't Apply$1,589,625$3,652,20643.5%2,382$667Nov 23, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
120The Road$1,502,231$8,117,00018.5%111$13,533Nov 25, 2009-
121Milk$1,453,844$31,841,2994.6%36$40,384Nov 26, 2008Focus Features
122The Man Who Invented Christmas$1,357,129$5,676,48623.9%626$2,167Nov 22, 2017Bleecker Street Media
123The Polar Express
2005 IMAX Release
$1,222,220$10,900,59711.2%66$18,518Nov 23, 2005Warner Bros.
124Boy Erased$1,159,590$6,788,69217.1%672$1,725Nov 2, 2018Focus Features
125Spectacle$1,006,059$2,065,48748.7%182$5,527Nov 25, 2015UTV Motion Pictures
126Dhoom 2$979,001$2,643,58637%63$15,539Nov 23, 2006Yash Raj Films
127Dear Zindagi$977,862$2,376,47941.2%153$6,391Nov 23, 2016Reliance Big Pictures
128The Nutcracker Prince$908,999$1,781,69451%906$1,003Nov 21, 1990Warner Bros.
129Oldboy$885,382$2,193,65840.4%583$1,518Nov 27, 2013FilmDistrict
130Séraphin: un homme et son péché$880,723$6,749,18713%123$7,160Nov 29, 2002Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm
131Josh and S.A.M.$800,469$1,640,22048.8%774$1,034Nov 24, 1993Columbia Pictures
132The Princess and the Frog$786,190$104,400,8990.8%2$393,095Nov 25, 2009Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
133The Nutcracker$783,721$2,119,99437%786$997Nov 24, 1993Warner Bros.
134Kal Ho Naa Ho$758,211$1,991,92238.1%52$14,580Nov 26, 2003Yash Raj Films
135I'm Not There$730,819$4,017,60918.2%130$5,621Nov 21, 2007The Weinstein Company
136Deadtime Stories$708,112$2,750,74125.7%255$2,776Nov 28, 1986-
137Solarbabies$704,692$1,579,26044.6%692$1,018Nov 26, 1986Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
138Desi Boyz$702,325$1,078,82665.1%103$6,818Nov 25, 2011Eros International
139The Front Runner$632,139$2,000,10531.6%807$783Nov 6, 2018Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
140De Dana Dan$577,381$944,97961.1%69$8,367Nov 27, 2009Eros International
141Sidewalks of New York$545,132$2,402,65222.7%99$5,506Nov 23, 2001Paramount Classics
142Of Unknown Origin$540,446$1,080,47050%199$2,715Nov 23, 1983Warner Bros.
143The Imitation Game$479,352$91,125,6830.5%4$119,838Nov 28, 2014The Weinstein Company
144Robot Jox$464,441$1,272,97736.5%333$1,394Nov 21, 1990Triumph Releasing Corporation
145The Favourite$422,410$34,366,7831.2%4$105,602Nov 23, 2018Fox Searchlight Pictures
146Call Me by Your Name$412,932$18,095,7012.3%4$103,233Nov 24, 2017Sony Pictures Classics
147Syriana$374,502$50,824,6200.7%5$74,900Nov 23, 2005Warner Bros.
148The King's Speech$355,450$135,453,1430.3%4$88,862Nov 26, 2010The Weinstein Company
149Nutcracker$351,633$781,72745%597$589Nov 26, 1986Atlantic Releasing Corporation
150Elf
2020 Re-release
$320,000$2,003,56816%683$468Nov 13, 2020New Line Cinema
151Hitchcock$287,715$6,008,6774.8%17$16,924Nov 23, 2012Fox Searchlight Pictures
152Buster$265,038$540,00049.1%217$1,221Nov 23, 1988Hemdale
153Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us$255,299$789,17032.4%989$258Nov 24, 2018Fathom Events
154The Work and the Glory$251,145$3,347,6477.5%32$7,848Nov 24, 2004Excel Entertainment
155Quills$249,383$7,065,3323.5%9$27,709Nov 24, 2000Fox Searchlight Pictures
156Red Nose$217,000$2,004,81410.8%32$6,781Nov 28, 2003Christal Films
157Full Moon in Blue Water$212,963$450,72647.2%56$3,802Nov 23, 1988Trans World Entertainment (TWE)
158In America$205,229$15,539,6561.3%11$18,657Nov 26, 2003Fox Searchlight Pictures
159The Artist$204,878$44,671,6820.5%4$51,219Nov 25, 2011The Weinstein Company
160The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided$200,347$1,325,09215.1%44$4,553Nov 22, 2006Excel Entertainment
161Break Ke Baad$194,737$427,62845.5%85$2,291Nov 24, 2010Reliance Big Pictures
162The Danish Girl$187,318$11,114,0181.7%4$46,829Nov 27, 2015Focus Features
163Darkest Hour$175,006$56,468,4100.3%4$43,751Nov 22, 2017Focus Features
164National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
2020 Re-release
$170,000$871,00019.5%308$551Nov 25, 2020Warner Bros.
165A Dangerous Method$167,953$5,704,7092.9%4$41,988Nov 23, 2011Sony Pictures Classics
166When Harry Met Sally...
30th Anniversary
$157,660$252,32062.5%660$238Dec 1, 2019Fathom Events
167Deewane Huye Paagal$145,780$364,35740%48$3,037Nov 24, 2005UTV Motion Pictures
168The Cooler$128,973$8,291,5721.6%11$11,724Nov 26, 2003Lionsgate
169Lion$123,360$51,738,9050.2%4$30,840Nov 25, 2016The Weinstein Company
170Frozen
2020 Re-release
$120,000$215,00055.8%1,367$87Nov 25, 2020Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
171A Christmas Story
1984 Re-release
$119,782$1,311,0659.1%55$2,177Nov 21, 1984Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
172Dr. Cabbie$118,732$225,49052.7%220$539Nov 26, 2014Eros International
173The Mosquito Coast$110,313$14,302,7790.8%3$36,771Nov 26, 1986Warner Bros.
174Bent$109,243$496,05922%12$9,103Nov 26, 1997The Samuel Goldwyn Company
175The Triplets of Belleville$108,080$7,007,1491.5%6$18,013Nov 26, 2003Sony Pictures Classics
176Superman
2018 Re-release
$102,223$233,58543.8%394$259Nov 25, 2018Fathom Events
177A Very Long Engagement$101,749$6,524,3891.6%4$25,437Nov 26, 2004Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
178The Crying Game$101,107$62,548,9470.2%6$16,851Nov 27, 1992Miramax
179The History Boys$100,803$2,706,6593.7%7$14,400Nov 21, 2006Fox Searchlight Pictures
180In the Bedroom$93,972$35,930,6040.3%4$23,493Nov 23, 2001Miramax
181The Private Lives of Pippa Lee$89,950$337,35626.7%12$7,495Nov 27, 2009Screen Media Films
182Shoplifters$89,264$3,313,5132.7%5$17,852Nov 23, 2018Magnolia Pictures
183Rabbit-Proof Fence$88,352$6,199,6001.4%9$9,816Nov 27, 2002Miramax
184Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom$84,283$8,323,0851%4$21,070Nov 29, 2013The Weinstein Company
185The Grinch
2020 Re-release
$82,000$473,78117.3%--Nov 27, 2020Universal Pictures
186Starting Out in the Evening$76,214$898,7868.5%7$10,887Nov 23, 2007Roadside Attractions
187Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle$74,512$2,144,6673.5%3$24,837Nov 23, 1994Fine Line Features
188Women Who Flirt$74,052$375,49519.7%26$2,848Nov 26, 2014China Lion Film Distribution
189The Polar Express
2012 IMAX Release
$73,514$669,28911%15$4,900Nov 21, 2012Warner Bros.
190Welcome to Sarajevo$66,920$334,31920%5$13,384Nov 26, 1997Miramax
191Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal$66,011$125,54752.6%32$2,062Nov 21, 2007UTV Motion Pictures
192The Nutcracker: The Untold Story$65,944$195,45933.7%42$1,570Nov 24, 2010Freestyle Releasing
193Ride with the Devil$64,159$635,09610.1%11$5,832Nov 26, 1999USA Films
194Me and Orson Welles$63,638$1,190,0035.4%4$15,909Nov 25, 2009Freestyle Releasing
195The Crucible$62,995$7,343,1140.9%1$62,995Nov 29, 1996Twentieth Century Fox
196Hanna's War$60,986$139,79643.6%35$1,742Nov 23, 1988Cannon Film Distributors
197Miss Sloane$59,797$3,500,6051.7%3$19,932Nov 25, 2016EuropaCorp
198Mr. & Mrs. Bridge$57,959$7,698,0100.8%2$28,979Nov 23, 1990Miramax
199Explosion$55,307$122,70045.1%33$1,675Nov 24, 2017China Lion Film Distribution
200The Polar Express
2011 IMAX Release
$55,299$711,1687.8%19$2,910Nov 25, 2011Warner Bros.