Worst Wide Openings

Data as of Aug 7, 2:27 PDT
Rank Release Gross % of Total Theaters Average Total Gross Wide Date Distributor
1The Star
2019 Re-release
$43,510100%623$70$43,510Dec 6, 2019Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
2Rudy
2018 Re-release
$85,34965.1%656$130$131,200Aug 31, 2018Fathom Events
3Love Story
50th Anniversary
$87,19856.8%650$134$153,504Feb 7, 2020Fathom Events
4Pom Poko
2018 Re-release
$107,90929%733$147$372,405Jun 15, 2018Fathom Events
5Rebel Without a Cause
2018 Re-release
$116,66858.3%658$177$199,963Sep 21, 2018Fathom Events
6The Producers
2018 Re-release
$120,97555.8%629$192$216,807Jun 1, 2018Fathom Events
7Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical!
2018 Re-release
$122,52443.4%647$189$282,429Jul 27, 2018Fathom Events
8Proud American$135,000102.8%750$180$131,357Sep 12, 2008Slowhand Cinema Releasing
9Big
2018 Re-release
$141,57854.8%689$205$258,507Jul 13, 2018Fathom Events
10The Treasure of the Sierra Madre$144,07466.9%631$228$215,295Jan 12, 2018Fathom Events
11Porco Rosso
2018 Re-release
$156,27035.3%734$213$443,059May 18, 2018Fathom Events
12When Harry Met Sally...
30th Anniversary
$157,66062.5%660$239$252,320Nov 29, 2019Fathom Events
13True Grit
2019 Re-release
$157,78857.1%614$257$276,418May 3, 2019Fathom Events
14Grave of the Fireflies$158,10130.6%715$221$516,962Aug 10, 2018Fathom Events
15London Fields$168,57566.7%613$275$252,676Oct 26, 2018GVN Releasing
16Sunset Blvd.
2018 Re-release
$169,06756.4%628$269$299,645May 11, 2018Fathom Events
17The Godfather: Part II
45th Anniversary
$171,41758.8%681$252$291,754Nov 8, 2019Fathom Events
18An American in Paris
2020 Re-release
$182,60668.2%651$281$267,824Jan 17, 2020Fathom Events
19The Shawshank Redemption
2019 Re-release
$183,12851.1%669$274$358,507Sep 20, 2019Fathom Events
20The Opera House$191,46659.8%604$317$320,079Jan 12, 2018Fathom Events
21The Ten Commandments$197,00020.7%830$237$952,820Oct 19, 2007Rocky Mountain Pictures
22Castle in the Sky
2018 Re-release
$197,17237.7%645$306$523,664Nov 16, 2018Fathom Events
23Shine$205,84261.7%609$338$333,388Oct 5, 2018GVN Releasing
24West Side Story
2018 Re-release
$207,14552%616$336$398,670Jun 22, 2018Fathom Events
25Patterns of Evidence: Moses Controversy$217,32728.4%855$254$765,361Mar 15, 2019Fathom Events
26Star Trek: The Motion Picture
2019 Re-release
$220,00763.5%627$351$346,243Sep 13, 2019Fathom Events
27Hello, Dolly!$221,20455.2%669$331$400,881Aug 9, 2019Fathom Events
28The Passion of the Christ
Recut Release
$223,78944%957$234$508,326Mar 11, 2005Newmarket Films
29Meet Me in St. Louis
75th Anniversary
$225,68455.9%679$332$403,521Dec 6, 2019Fathom Events
30The Secret World of Arrietty
2019 Re-release
$226,72859%741$306$384,289Sep 27, 2019Fathom Events
31The Bounce Back$227,35470.6%615$370$321,910Dec 9, 2016Viva Pictures
32Doctor Who Live Q&A And Screening$228,615100%692$330$228,615Jan 3, 2020Fathom Events
33Puffs: Filmed Live Off Broadway$232,86350.1%606$384$464,483May 11, 2018Fathom Events
34Ben-Hur
2019 Re-release
$241,79257.2%649$373$422,622Apr 12, 2019Fathom Events
35Friendsgiving Day #1$246,168100%766$321$246,168Nov 22, 2019Fathom Events
36Sarah Landon and the Paranormal Hour$250,00029.1%1,121$223$858,415Oct 19, 2007Freestyle Releasing
37Vertigo
2018 Re-release
$252,88064.1%628$403$394,212Mar 16, 2018Fathom Events
38The Cat Returns
2018 Re-release
$254,40245.1%721$353$563,718Apr 20, 2018Fathom Events
39Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us$255,29932.4%989$258$789,170Nov 23, 2018Fathom Events
40South Pacific
2018 Re-release
$258,35056.4%683$378$458,000Aug 24, 2018Fathom Events
41Cruel Intentions
2019 Re-release
$258,70858.1%708$365$445,218Mar 22, 2019Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
42The Philadelphia Story
2018 Re-release
$258,99464%630$411$404,524Feb 16, 2018Fathom Events
43Transylmania$263,94166.4%1,007$262$397,641Dec 4, 2009Full Circle Releasing
44Saving Private Ryan
2019 Re-release
$265,12552.1%642$413$508,694May 31, 2019Fathom Events
45Ponyo
2018 Re-release
$281,69743.1%726$388$653,072Mar 23, 2018Fathom Events
46Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku/Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn$288,09553.3%691$417$540,707Nov 2, 2018Fathom Events
47Lawrence of Arabia
2019 Re-release
$291,72260.5%661$441$482,281Aug 30, 2019Fathom Events
48The Virginity Hit$301,88547.4%700$431$636,706Sep 24, 2010Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
49DanTDM Presents The Contest$307,484100%684$450$307,484Nov 1, 2019Fathom Events
50MET Opera: Magic Flute$307,686100%647$476$307,686Nov 30, 2018Fathom Events
51Die Hard
30th Anniversary Release
$321,70463%687$468$510,241Nov 9, 2018Fathom Events
52Creature$327,00064.3%1,507$217$508,714Sep 9, 2011-
53The Big Lebowski
2018 Re-release
$330,06756.7%624$529$582,585Aug 3, 2018Fathom Events
54Nobel Son$333,91261.8%893$374$540,382Dec 5, 2008Freestyle Releasing
5523 Blast$337,09161.4%617$546$549,185Oct 24, 2014Ocean Avenue Entertainment
56Standing Ovation$343,12564.5%623$551$531,806Jul 16, 2010Rocky Mountain Pictures
57Turtle Beach$350,95145.1%727$483$778,535May 1, 1992Warner Bros.
58Kiki's Delivery Service
2019 Re-release
$352,55635.1%753$468$1,004,057Jul 26, 2019Fathom Events
59My Fair Lady
2019 Re-release
$354,76463.3%652$544$560,711Feb 15, 2019Fathom Events
60Dirty Dancing
2019 Re-release
$356,51557.2%650$548$622,968Feb 8, 2019Fathom Events
61Dragon Ball Z: Broly - The Legendary Super Saiyan$357,32254.2%681$525$658,982Sep 14, 2018Fathom Events
62To Kill a Mockingbird
2019 Re-release
$357,54960.4%668$535$592,237Mar 22, 2019Fathom Events
63Rich Girl$368,05665.6%1,058$348$561,000May 3, 1991-
64Howl's Moving Castle
2019 Re-release
$368,18042.5%748$492$865,647Apr 5, 2019Fathom Events
65The Bronze$386,32862.7%1,167$331$615,816Mar 18, 2016Sony Pictures Classics
66Alien
2019 Re-release
$386,97646.4%682$567$833,658Oct 11, 2019Fathom Events
67Noah$392,73437.9%602$652$1,035,603Apr 12, 2019Fathom Events
68Gold Diggers$403,16476.5%1,062$380$527,000Sep 17, 2004-
69The Sound of Music
2018 Re-release
$413,49767.1%640$646$616,171Sep 7, 2018Fathom Events
70Moses$416,04723%673$618$1,807,117Sep 14, 2018Fathom Events
71Princess Mononoke
2019 Re-release
$417,31139.9%752$555$1,046,446Nov 15, 2019Fathom Events
72Bennett's War$430,89840.8%970$444$1,056,416Aug 30, 2019-
73Kids in America$440,22881.9%701$628$537,667Oct 21, 2005Slowhand Cinema Releasing
74The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure$443,90141.6%2,160$206$1,065,907Aug 31, 2012Kenn Viselman Presents
75The Princess and the Goblin$451,56021.5%795$568$2,105,078Jun 3, 1994Hemdale
76Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - Hollywood to the Heartland$464,17076.9%962$483$603,894Feb 8, 2008Picturehouse
77The D Train$469,00069.7%1,009$465$673,151May 8, 2015IFC Films
78Princess Mononoke
2018 Re-release
$476,72833.5%731$652$1,423,877Jul 20, 2018Fathom Events
79Believe$477,38753.6%638$748$890,303Dec 2, 2016Freestyle Releasing
80My Neighbor Totoro
2019 Re-release
$484,25443.8%767$631$1,105,564Aug 23, 2019Fathom Events
81Spirited Away
2018 Re-release
$494,05442%720$686$1,175,067Oct 26, 2018Fathom Events
82Steel Magnolias
2019 Re-release
$495,52857.9%689$719$855,421May 17, 2019Fathom Events
83Ghostbusters
2020 Re-release
$500,000100%622$804$500,000Jul 3, 2020Columbia Pictures
84Freddie as F.R.O.7.$501,23044.8%1,257$399$1,119,368Aug 28, 1992Miramax
85Phantom$508,00049.1%1,118$454$1,034,589Mar 1, 2013RCR Distribution
86The Brothers Solomon$508,60156.5%700$727$900,926Sep 7, 2007Screen Gems
87Delgo$511,92073.7%2,160$237$694,782Dec 12, 2008Freestyle Releasing
88Million Dollar Mystery$513,73151.9%1,396$368$989,033Jun 12, 1987De Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG)
89The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them$525,00476%630$833$690,966Mar 26, 1993Miramax
90GoBots: Battle of the Rock Lords$531,90539.7%1,045$509$1,338,264Mar 21, 1986Atlantic Releasing Corporation
91My Neighbor Totoro
2018 Re-release
$539,24547.1%718$751$1,144,649Sep 28, 2018Fathom Events
92The Dark Crystal
2018 Re-release
$548,35452.9%609$900$1,036,956Feb 23, 2018Fathom Events
93Spirited Away
2019 Re-release
$561,82142.5%765$734$1,322,927Oct 25, 2019Fathom Events
94Skinwalkers$565,00055.4%745$758$1,018,965Aug 10, 2007After Dark Films
95White Christmas
2018 Re-release
$566,04561%638$887$928,298Dec 7, 2018Fathom Events
96Schindler's List
2018 Re-release
$566,76068%1,029$551$833,050Dec 7, 2018Universal Pictures
97Turn It Up$576,82046.2%661$873$1,247,949Sep 8, 2000New Line Cinema
98The Neon Demon$589,01444.2%783$752$1,333,124Jun 24, 2016Broad Green Pictures
99Beautifully Broken$589,15548.7%651$905$1,209,645Aug 24, 2018ArtAffects Entertainment
100Casablanca
2017 Re-release
$596,06858.2%725$822$1,024,560Nov 10, 2017Fathom Events
101The Stray$596,54737.8%640$932$1,579,440Oct 6, 2017Purdie Distribution
102The Walking Dead: Wrath/The Walking Dead/Fear the Walking Dead: What's Your Story?/Fear the Walking Dead
2018 NCM Fathom Event
$605,764100%777$780$605,764Apr 13, 2018Fathom Events
103Year of the Gun$606,04651.3%739$820$1,182,273Nov 1, 1991Triumph Releasing Corporation
104Bad Moon$607,08157.5%825$736$1,055,525Nov 1, 1996Warner Bros.
105Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
2020 Re-release
$611,000100%611$1,000$611,000Jul 10, 2020Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
106Ruby$614,32766.8%764$804$919,286Mar 27, 1992Triumph Releasing Corporation
107Great Performances at the Met: Nico Muhly: Marnie$639,25375.2%669$956$849,710Nov 9, 2018Fathom Events
108Saw
10th Anniversary Release
$650,05179.7%2,063$315$815,324Oct 31, 2014Lionsgate
109How I Got Into College$651,85039.7%743$877$1,642,239May 19, 1989Twentieth Century Fox
110Playmobil: The Movie$656,53058.9%2,337$281$1,115,008Dec 6, 2019STX Entertainment
111The Final Season$661,04957%1,011$654$1,159,691Oct 12, 2007Yari Film Group Releasing
112Grease
2018 Re-release
$664,76654.8%700$950$1,213,413Apr 6, 2018Fathom Events
113Honkytonk Man$667,72714.9%677$986$4,484,991Dec 17, 1982Warner Bros.
114Undiscovered$676,04863.2%1,304$518$1,069,318Aug 26, 2005Lionsgate
115Destiny Turns on the Radio$676,65957.5%1,126$601$1,176,982Apr 28, 1995-
116Pilgrim's Progress$678,64752.4%706$961$1,294,596Apr 19, 2019Fathom Events
117The Art of Getting By$679,16047.5%610$1,113$1,430,241Jun 17, 2011Fox Searchlight Pictures
118Wired$681,05462.5%745$914$1,089,000Aug 25, 1989Taurus Entertainment Company
119El Chicano$700,26150%605$1,157$1,400,603May 3, 2019-
120The Letters$700,68342.5%886$791$1,647,416Dec 4, 2015Freestyle Releasing
121Solarbabies$704,69244.6%692$1,018$1,579,260Nov 28, 1986Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
122Little Women$705,06351.1%643$1,097$1,379,497Sep 28, 2018-
123The Forbidden Dance$720,86439.5%637$1,132$1,823,154Mar 16, 1990Columbia Pictures
124Chasers$733,85946%782$938$1,596,687Apr 22, 1994Warner Bros.
125Professor Marston & the Wonder Women$736,88346.5%1,229$600$1,584,759Oct 13, 2017Annapurna Pictures
126Dylan Dog: Dead of Night$754,77963.6%875$863$1,186,538Apr 29, 2011-
127Great Performances at the Met: Puccini: La Fanciulla del West$765,54974.8%705$1,086$1,023,233Oct 26, 2018Fathom Events
128The Fourth War$776,44959.5%1,005$773$1,305,887Mar 23, 1990Cannon Film Distributors
129The Big Town$776,67544.8%762$1,019$1,733,017Sep 25, 1987Columbia Pictures
130Slow Burn$778,12362.9%1,163$669$1,237,615Apr 13, 2007Lionsgate
131The Nutcracker$783,72137%786$997$2,119,994Nov 26, 1993Warner Bros.
132Car 54, Where Are You?$791,18263.9%608$1,301$1,238,080Jan 28, 1994Orion Pictures
133Great Performances at the Met: Rossini: Semiramide$798,60577.3%691$1,156$1,033,651Mar 9, 2018Fathom Events
134Josh and S.A.M.$800,46948.8%774$1,034$1,640,220Nov 26, 1993Columbia Pictures
135A Dog of Flanders$807,87337.3%1,267$638$2,165,637Aug 27, 1999Warner Bros.
136Savage Islands$815,16041.5%925$881$1,963,756Nov 18, 1983Paramount Pictures
137Date with an Angel$816,06241%843$968$1,988,962Nov 20, 1987De Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG)
138The Color Purple
1987 Re-release
$816,26919%601$1,358$4,292,009Jan 16, 1987Warner Bros.
139The Abandoned$817,00061.4%1,000$817$1,331,137Feb 23, 2007After Dark Films
140Radioland Murders$835,57063.5%844$990$1,316,865Oct 21, 1994Universal Pictures
141Jane Got a Gun$835,57255.2%1,210$691$1,513,793Jan 29, 2016The Weinstein Company
142X Games 3D: The Movie$837,21660.2%1,399$598$1,391,434Aug 21, 2009-
143Great Performances at the Met: Donizetti: L'Elisir d'Amore$837,26275.1%687$1,219$1,115,018Feb 9, 2018Fathom Events
144Tusk$846,83146.4%602$1,407$1,826,705Sep 19, 2014A24
145Great Performances at the Met: Verdi: Luisa Miller$850,77772.9%685$1,242$1,166,858Apr 13, 2018Fathom Events
146Persecuted$851,39154.6%736$1,157$1,558,836Jul 18, 2014Millennium Entertainment
147Finders Keepers$865,20759%753$1,149$1,467,396May 18, 1984Warner Bros.
148Steel$870,06850.9%1,260$691$1,710,972Aug 15, 1997Warner Bros.
149Marci X$872,95052.9%1,200$727$1,648,818Aug 22, 2003Paramount Pictures
150Great Performances at the Met: Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila$898,38475.1%699$1,285$1,195,758Oct 19, 2018Fathom Events
151Rocky III
1983 Re-release
$902,228100%1,071$842$902,228May 6, 1983Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
152Spirited Away
2017 Re-release
$903,89675.5%632$1,430$1,196,791Oct 27, 2017Fathom Events
153Ernest Rides Again$905,01062.4%1,190$761$1,450,029Nov 12, 1993-
154The Nutcracker Prince$908,99951%906$1,003$1,781,694Nov 23, 1990Warner Bros.
155Vibes$916,48248.7%1,003$914$1,883,811Aug 5, 1988Columbia Pictures
156Misunderstood$916,96760.1%741$1,237$1,525,532Mar 30, 1984Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
157A Sound of Thunder$917,39848.3%816$1,124$1,900,451Sep 2, 2005Warner Bros.
158Great Performances at the Met: Massenet: Cendrillon$925,75274.5%684$1,353$1,243,306Apr 27, 2018Fathom Events
159The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking$933,46226.1%844$1,106$3,569,939Jul 29, 1988Columbia Pictures
160The Mangler$933,80952.4%800$1,167$1,781,383Mar 3, 1995New Line Cinema
161Honky Tonk Freeway$939,42346.9%629$1,494$2,004,742Aug 21, 1981Universal Pictures
162Cats Don't Dance$939,78126.3%1,252$751$3,566,637Mar 28, 1997Warner Bros.
163Aces: Iron Eagle III$942,81437.4%1,051$897$2,517,600Jun 12, 1992New Line Cinema
164King of the Mountain$958,63753.5%703$1,364$1,791,147May 1, 1981Universal Pictures
165The Mighty Macs$963,22150.9%975$988$1,891,936Oct 21, 2011Quaker Media
166Great Performances at the Met: Mozart: Così fan tutte$966,87074.2%687$1,407$1,302,949Mar 30, 2018Fathom Events
167Faithful$967,95646%803$1,205$2,104,439Apr 5, 1996New Line Cinema
168Six Weeks$978,54114.7%613$1,596$6,668,025Dec 17, 1982Universal Pictures
169Mom and Dad Save the World$984,62748.4%904$1,089$2,034,470Jul 24, 1992Warner Bros.
170Wild Bill$987,51545%775$1,274$2,193,982Dec 1, 1995Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
171Best of the Best$990,00058.2%600$1,650$1,700,000Nov 10, 1989Taurus Entertainment Company
172Free Willy 3: The Rescue$992,65128.8%1,258$789$3,446,539Aug 8, 1997Warner Bros.
173Free Fire$994,43155.3%1,070$929$1,799,312Apr 21, 2017A24
174The Care Bears Adventure in Wonderland$1,005,38638.6%1,094$919$2,608,000Aug 7, 1987-
175Electric Dreams$1,009,58646%920$1,097$2,193,612Jul 20, 1984Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
176Crazy in Alabama$1,010,59650.4%1,214$832$2,005,840Oct 22, 1999Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
177Goodbye Lover$1,011,17552.1%865$1,169$1,940,299Apr 16, 1999Warner Bros.
178Masterminds$1,014,60652.4%1,186$855$1,935,539Aug 22, 1997Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
179To Be or Not to Be$1,020,9587.8%638$1,600$13,030,214Dec 16, 1983Twentieth Century Fox
180A Question of Faith$1,025,48939.6%661$1,551$2,587,072Sep 29, 2017Pure Flix Entertainment
181Russkies$1,030,10147.1%604$1,705$2,189,047Nov 6, 1987New Century
182Pirates$1,035,44763.1%1,108$935$1,641,825Jul 18, 1986Cannon Film Distributors
183Ravenous$1,040,72750.5%1,040$1,001$2,062,405Mar 19, 1999Twentieth Century Fox
184Assassination Nation$1,050,02152.4%1,403$748$2,005,142Sep 21, 2018Neon
185September Dawn$1,051,00098.5%857$1,226$1,066,555Aug 24, 2007Slowhand Cinema Releasing
186The Last Full Measure$1,058,01935.9%614$1,723$2,949,212Jan 24, 2020Roadside Attractions
187Jake Speed$1,058,04854.4%795$1,331$1,943,751May 30, 1986New World Pictures
188Married to It$1,077,27852.3%822$1,311$2,059,832Mar 26, 1993Orion Pictures
189DysFunktional Family$1,079,79747.9%602$1,794$2,255,000Apr 4, 2003Miramax
190Battle for Terra$1,082,06465.7%1,159$934$1,647,083May 1, 2009Lionsgate
191Letters to God$1,088,87338.2%897$1,214$2,848,578Apr 9, 2010Vivendi Entertainment
192Gone with the Wind
2019 Re-release
$1,089,93250.1%717$1,520$2,176,120Mar 1, 2019Fathom Events
193It Came from Hollywood$1,095,00342.6%650$1,685$2,573,342Oct 29, 1982Paramount Pictures
194Demolition$1,100,04255.6%854$1,288$1,978,592Apr 8, 2016Fox Searchlight Pictures
195Tarzan and the Lost City$1,110,56451.1%1,412$787$2,172,941Apr 24, 1998Warner Bros.
196LBJ$1,110,56544.9%659$1,685$2,470,979Nov 3, 2017Electric Entertainment
197Rooftops$1,111,26354.4%1,044$1,064$2,043,889Mar 17, 1989New Century
198Heavenly Bodies$1,114,63560.6%1,504$741$1,839,623Feb 1, 1985Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
199Race the Sun$1,116,50457.4%1,218$917$1,945,552Mar 22, 1996Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
200Squanto: A Warrior's Tale$1,119,01633.5%1,022$1,095$3,342,223Oct 28, 1994-