Thanksgiving Opening Weekends

Rank Release Gross Total Gross % of Total Theaters Average Date Distributor
1Frozen$93,590,387$400,738,00923.4%3,742$25,010Nov 22, 2013Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2Ralph Breaks the Internet$84,750,405$201,091,71142.2%4,017$21,097Nov 21, 2018Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
3Moana$82,080,274$248,757,04433%3,875$21,182Nov 23, 2016Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4Toy Story 2$80,102,784$245,852,17932.6%3,236$24,753Nov 19, 1999Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
5Coco$72,908,930$209,726,01534.8%3,987$18,286Nov 22, 2017Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
6Tangled$68,706,298$200,821,93634.2%3,603$19,069Nov 24, 2010Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
7Creed II$56,007,007$115,715,88948.4%3,441$16,276Nov 21, 2018Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
8The Good Dinosaur$55,455,687$123,087,12045%3,749$14,792Nov 25, 2015Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
9Enchanted$49,060,281$127,807,26238.4%3,730$13,152Nov 21, 2007Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
10Four Christmases$46,054,468$120,146,04038.3%3,310$13,913Nov 26, 2008Warner Bros.
11Unbreakable$46,010,629$95,011,33948.4%2,708$16,990Nov 22, 2000Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
12A Bug's Life$45,739,516$162,798,56528.1%2,686$17,028Nov 20, 1998Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
13Back to the Future Part II$43,016,225$118,450,00236.3%1,865$23,065Nov 22, 1989Universal Pictures
14Creed$42,117,349$109,767,58138.4%3,404$12,372Nov 25, 2015Warner Bros.
15The Muppets$41,516,691$88,631,23746.8%3,440$12,068Nov 23, 2011Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
16Knives Out$41,414,093$151,754,94227.3%3,461$11,965Nov 27, 2019Lionsgate
17Toy Story$39,071,176$191,796,23320.4%2,457$15,901Nov 22, 1995Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
18Penguins of Madagascar$35,438,847$83,850,91142.3%3,764$9,415Nov 26, 2014Twentieth Century Fox
19The Haunted Mansion$34,046,111$75,847,26644.9%3,122$10,905Nov 26, 2003Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
20Rise of the Guardians$32,341,090$103,412,75831.3%3,653$8,853Nov 21, 2012DreamWorks
21Christmas with the Kranks$30,818,212$73,780,53941.8%3,393$9,082Nov 24, 2004Revolution Studios
22Life of Pi$30,573,101$124,987,02324.5%2,927$10,445Nov 21, 2012Twentieth Century Fox
23Spy Game$30,566,960$62,362,56049%2,770$11,035Nov 21, 2001Universal Pictures
24Deja Vu$28,649,398$64,038,61644.7%3,108$9,217Nov 22, 2006Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
25This Christmas$26,341,492$49,121,93453.6%1,858$14,177Nov 21, 2007Screen Gems
26102 Dalmatians$26,236,096$66,957,02639.2%2,704$9,702Nov 22, 2000Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
27Yours, Mine & Ours$24,321,341$53,412,86245.5%3,206$7,586Nov 23, 2005Paramount Pictures
28Old Dogs$24,228,546$49,492,06049%3,425$7,074Nov 25, 2009Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
29Horrible Bosses 2$22,771,243$54,445,35741.8%3,375$6,747Nov 26, 2014Warner Bros.
30Alexander$21,837,517$34,297,19163.7%2,445$8,931Nov 24, 2004Warner Bros.
31Red Dawn$21,689,162$44,806,78348.4%2,724$7,962Nov 21, 2012FilmDistrict
32Ninja Assassin$21,193,565$38,122,88355.6%2,503$8,467Nov 25, 2009Warner Bros.
33Hitman$21,094,148$39,687,69453.2%2,458$8,581Nov 21, 2007Twentieth Century Fox
34Australia$20,004,456$49,554,00240.4%2,642$7,571Nov 26, 2008Twentieth Century Fox
35Transporter 3$18,230,758$31,715,06257.5%2,626$6,942Nov 26, 2008Lionsgate
36Allied$17,726,047$40,098,06444.2%3,160$5,609Nov 23, 2016Paramount Pictures
37Burlesque$17,300,213$39,440,65543.9%3,037$5,696Nov 24, 2010Screen Gems
38Rent$17,138,943$29,077,54758.9%2,433$7,044Nov 23, 2005Revolution Studios
39Deck the Halls$16,916,923$35,093,56948.2%3,205$5,278Nov 22, 2006Twentieth Century Fox
40Bad Santa$16,801,187$60,060,32828%2,005$8,379Nov 26, 2003Dimension Films
41Treasure Planet$16,599,714$38,176,78343.5%3,227$5,144Nov 27, 2002Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
42Arthur Christmas$16,301,131$46,462,46935.1%3,376$4,828Nov 23, 2011Sony Pictures Releasing
43Queen & Slim$16,000,790$43,791,43036.5%1,690$9,467Nov 27, 2019Universal Pictures
44Black Knight$15,409,892$33,426,97146.1%2,571$5,993Nov 21, 2001Twentieth Century Fox
45Hugo$15,402,042$73,864,50720.8%1,277$12,061Nov 23, 2011Paramount Pictures
46The Missing$15,232,287$27,011,18056.4%2,756$5,526Nov 26, 2003Revolution Studios
47Robin Hood$14,297,995$30,824,62846.4%2,827$5,057Nov 21, 2018Lionsgate
48Eight Crazy Nights$14,045,244$23,586,59859.6%2,503$5,611Nov 27, 2002Sony Pictures Releasing
49Love & Other Drugs$13,901,532$32,367,00543%2,455$5,662Nov 24, 2010Twentieth Century Fox
50Just Friends$13,243,107$32,619,67140.6%2,505$5,286Nov 23, 2005New Line Cinema
51August Rush$13,243,069$31,664,16241.8%2,310$5,732Nov 21, 2007Warner Bros.
52The Mist$12,861,800$25,594,95750.2%2,423$5,308Nov 21, 2007-
53Timeline$12,424,762$19,481,94363.8%2,787$4,458Nov 26, 2003Paramount Pictures
54Faster$12,002,840$23,240,02051.6%2,454$4,891Nov 24, 2010CBS Films
55No Country for Old Men$10,685,580$74,283,62514.4%860$12,425Nov 9, 2007Miramax
56Homefront$9,740,419$20,158,89848.3%2,570$3,790Nov 27, 2013Open Road Films (II)
57Solaris$9,418,664$14,973,38262.9%2,406$3,914Nov 27, 2002Twentieth Century Fox
58Fantastic Mr. Fox$9,415,757$21,002,91944.8%2,033$4,631Nov 13, 2009Twentieth Century Fox
59Bad Santa 2$9,101,213$17,782,17851.2%2,920$3,116Nov 23, 2016Broad Green Pictures
60They$7,553,219$12,840,84258.8%1,615$4,676Nov 27, 2002Dimension Films
61Green Book$7,460,100$85,080,1718.8%1,063$7,017Nov 16, 2018Universal Pictures
62Out Cold$6,700,687$13,906,39448.2%2,011$3,332Nov 21, 2001Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
63The Book Thief$6,408,743$21,488,48129.8%1,234$5,193Nov 8, 2013Twentieth Century Fox
64The Theory of Everything$6,357,267$35,893,53717.7%802$7,926Nov 7, 2014Focus Features
65In the Mix$6,138,207$10,223,89660%1,608$3,817Nov 23, 2005Lionsgate
66Roman J. Israel, Esq.$6,126,837$11,962,77851.2%1,669$3,670Nov 17, 2017Sony Pictures Releasing
67Bobby$6,019,593$11,242,80153.5%1,667$3,611Nov 17, 2006-
68Spotlight$5,639,121$45,055,77612.5%897$6,286Nov 6, 2015Open Road Films (II)
69The Fountain$5,456,908$10,144,01053.8%1,472$3,707Nov 22, 2006Warner Bros.
70Lady Bird$5,395,991$48,958,27311%791$6,821Nov 3, 2017A24
71Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny$5,212,156$8,334,57562.5%1,919$2,716Nov 22, 2006New Line Cinema
72Brooklyn$4,955,195$38,322,74312.9%845$5,864Nov 4, 2015Fox Searchlight Pictures
73Black Nativity$4,779,723$7,018,18968.1%1,516$3,152Nov 27, 2013Fox Searchlight Pictures
74Philomena$4,483,710$37,709,97911.9%835$5,369Nov 22, 2013The Weinstein Company
75Victor Frankenstein$3,572,607$5,775,07661.9%2,797$1,277Nov 25, 2015Twentieth Century Fox
76Extreme Ops$3,069,469$4,842,25963.4%1,800$1,705Nov 27, 2002Paramount Pictures
77For Your Consideration$2,576,406$5,549,92346.4%623$4,135Nov 17, 2006Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
78Pride & Prejudice$2,351,731$38,405,0886.1%1,299$1,810Nov 11, 2005Focus Features
79Rules Don't Apply$2,176,694$3,652,20659.6%2,382$913Nov 23, 2016Twentieth Century Fox
80My Week with Marilyn$2,062,150$14,600,34714.1%244$8,451Nov 23, 2011The Weinstein Company
81Trumbo$2,002,816$7,857,74125.5%617$3,246Nov 6, 2015Bleecker Street Media
82The Road$1,977,453$8,117,00024.4%111$17,814Nov 25, 2009-
83Milk$1,941,472$31,841,2996.1%36$53,929Nov 26, 2008Focus Features
84The Man Who Invented Christmas$1,811,106$5,676,48631.9%626$2,893Nov 22, 2017Bleecker Street Media
85Boy Erased$1,510,015$6,788,69222.2%672$2,247Nov 2, 2018Focus Features
86Tamasha$1,413,443$2,065,48768.4%182$7,766Nov 25, 2015UTV Motion Pictures
87The Polar Express
2005 IMAX Release
$1,398,320$10,900,59712.8%66$21,186Nov 23, 2005Warner Bros.
88Dear Zindagi$1,397,067$2,376,47958.8%154$9,071Nov 23, 2016Reliance Big Pictures
89The Ice Harvest$1,306,984$9,016,78214.5%1,550$843Nov 23, 2005Focus Features
90Dhoom 2$1,298,477$2,643,58649.1%63$20,610Nov 23, 2006-
91Oldboy$1,282,665$2,193,65858.5%583$2,200Nov 27, 2013FilmDistrict
92The Princess and the Frog$1,216,860$104,400,8991.2%2$608,430Nov 25, 2009Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
93I'm Not There$974,601$4,017,60924.3%130$7,496Nov 21, 2007The Weinstein Company
94The Front Runner$888,099$2,000,10544.4%807$1,100Nov 6, 2018Sony Pictures Releasing
95Syriana$553,530$50,824,6201.1%5$110,706Nov 23, 2005Warner Bros.
96The Imitation Game$479,352$91,125,6830.5%4$119,838Nov 28, 2014The Weinstein Company
97The Work and the Glory$450,324$3,347,64713.4%32$14,072Nov 24, 2004Excel Entertainment
98The Favourite$422,410$34,366,7831.2%4$105,602Nov 23, 2018Fox Searchlight Pictures
99The King's Speech$355,450$135,453,1430.3%4$88,862Nov 26, 2010The Weinstein Company
100Break Ke Baad$310,329$427,62872.6%85$3,650Nov 24, 2010Reliance Big Pictures
101Hitchcock$287,715$6,008,6774.8%17$16,924Nov 23, 2012Fox Searchlight Pictures
102In America$260,353$15,539,6561.7%11$23,668Nov 26, 2003Fox Searchlight Pictures
103Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us$255,299$789,17032.4%989$258Nov 24, 2018Fathom Events
104Darkest Hour$246,761$56,468,4100.4%4$61,690Nov 22, 2017Focus Features
105The Artist$204,878$44,671,6820.5%4$51,219Nov 25, 2011The Weinstein Company
106The Danish Girl$187,318$11,114,0181.7%4$46,829Nov 27, 2015Focus Features
107When Harry Met Sally...
30th Anniversary
$157,660$252,32062.5%660$238Dec 1, 2019Fathom Events
108The History Boys$132,639$2,706,6594.9%7$18,948Nov 21, 2006Fox Searchlight Pictures
109The Cooler$131,621$8,291,5721.6%11$11,965Nov 26, 2003Lionsgate
110Lion$123,360$51,738,9050.2%4$30,840Nov 25, 2016The Weinstein Company
111Superman
2018 Re-release
$102,223$233,58543.8%394$259Nov 25, 2018Fathom Events
112A Very Long Engagement$101,749$6,524,3891.6%4$25,437Nov 26, 2004Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
113The Nutcracker in 3D$87,539$195,45944.8%42$2,084Nov 24, 2010Freestyle Releasing
114Me and Orson Welles$85,422$1,190,0037.2%4$21,355Nov 25, 2009Freestyle Releasing
115Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom$84,283$8,323,0851%4$21,070Nov 29, 2013The Weinstein Company
116The Polar Express
2012 IMAX Release
$73,514$669,28911%15$4,900Nov 21, 2012Warner Bros.
117Miss Sloane$59,797$3,500,6051.7%3$19,932Nov 25, 2016EuropaCorp
118The Polar Express
2011 IMAX Release
$55,299$711,1687.8%19$2,910Nov 25, 2011Warner Bros.
11963 Up$18,720$398,3484.7%1$18,720Nov 27, 2019BritBox
120Sympathy for the Devil$12,144$48,85824.9%6$2,024Nov 29, 2019-
121Kind Hearts and Coronets
2019 Re-release
$10,182$29,72434.3%1$10,182Nov 27, 2019Rialto Pictures
122For Those Who Don't Read Me$9,263$36,50625.4%5$1,852Nov 23, 2018Entertainment One
123Small Change$6,885$38,29618%1$6,885Nov 24, 2009The Film Desk
124The World Before Your Feet$5,673$268,6442.1%2$2,836Nov 21, 2018Greenwich Entertainment
125Quattro Noza$4,825$5,47188.2%1$4,825Nov 23, 2005Lionsgate
126Aftermath$1,124$3,45132.6%1$1,124Nov 28, 2014Freestyle Releasing