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TOP OPENING WEEKENDS BY SEASON
1982-Present


Note: This chart only shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAverageAdjusted Gross^Date**
1 125 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $19,946,200 50.0% 3,317 $6,012 $39,876,300 10/27/00
2 10 Sweet Home Alabama BV $49,883,700 28.0% 3,293 $15,148 $177,912,400 9/27/02
3 11 High School Musical 3: Senior Year BV $47,591,300 46.4% 3,623 $13,136 $102,541,500 10/24/08
4 31 Beverly Hills Chihuahua BV $33,177,300 31.0% 3,215 $10,320 $107,019,800 10/03/08
5 39 Remember the Titans BV $31,533,300 18.1% 1,865 $16,909 $174,276,000 9/29/00
6 40 Flightplan BV $31,238,900 27.5% 3,424 $9,123 $113,760,300 9/23/05
7 42 The Lion King (in 3D) BV $30,873,100 31.9% 2,330 $13,251 $96,865,900 9/16/11
8 51 Ladder 49 BV $28,917,400 29.6% 3,260 $8,870 $97,554,300 10/01/04
9 53 Real Steel BV $28,366,400 32.0% 3,440 $8,246 $88,728,800 10/07/11
10 61 The Game Plan BV $27,120,800 25.3% 3,103 $8,740 $107,024,700 9/28/07
11 67 Brother Bear BV $26,162,300 22.8% 3,030 $8,634 $114,909,500 11/01/03
12 97 The Guardian BV $22,349,500 32.7% 3,241 $6,895 $68,276,100 9/29/06
13 142 The Prestige BV $18,372,300 27.9% 2,281 $8,054 $65,850,700 10/20/06
14 158 Finding Nemo (3D) BV $17,438,500 40.6% 2,904 $6,004 $42,978,500 9/14/12
15 171 Surrogates BV $16,241,100 39.4% 2,951 $5,504 $41,213,800 9/25/09
16 174 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas BV $16,127,400 16.4% 1,654 $9,750 $98,194,400 10/29/93
17 185 Invasion U.S.A. Can. $15,782,800 39.3% 1,735 $9,096 $40,160,500 9/27/85
18 146 Malice Col. $18,130,800 19.9% 1,431 $12,668 $91,129,300 10/01/93
19 159 Striking Distance Col. $17,096,200 36.1% 1,889 $9,049 $47,342,300 9/17/93
20 195 Postcards from the Edge Col. $15,129,600 20.1% 1,013 $14,934 $75,095,100 9/14/90
21 1 Scary Movie 3 Dim. $64,869,800 43.7% 3,505 $18,508 $148,277,800 10/24/03
22 2 Shark Tale DW $62,322,900 29.6% 4,016 $15,518 $210,579,000 10/01/04
23 45 Antz DW $29,807,400 19.0% 2,449 $12,171 $157,048,400 10/02/98
24 103 The Peacemaker DW $21,807,400 29.8% 2,362 $9,232 $73,083,800 9/26/97
25 110 The Tuxedo DW $21,061,100 29.8% 3,022 $6,969 $70,724,000 9/27/02
26 111 The Ring DW $21,011,200 11.6% 1,981 $10,605 $180,554,400 10/18/02
27 115 Just Like Heaven DW $20,811,700 34.0% 3,508 $5,932 $61,283,400 9/16/05
28 120 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DW $20,326,300 28.6% 3,645 $5,576 $71,160,400 10/07/05
29 14 Insidious Chapter 2 FD $41,761,800 48.9% 3,049 $13,697 $85,361,600 9/13/13
30 106 Burn After Reading Focus $21,658,900 31.7% 2,651 $8,170 $68,341,100 9/12/08
31 164 The Boxtrolls Focus $16,860,500 95.9% 3,464 $4,867 $17,576,300 9/26/14
32 9 Taken 2 Fox $50,006,800 35.4% 3,661 $13,659 $141,244,100 10/05/12
33 37 The Maze Runner Fox $31,732,200 55.2% 3,604 $8,804 $57,509,000 9/19/14
34 82 The Good Son Fox $24,587,000 28.0% 1,847 $13,310 $87,956,800 9/24/93
35 83 Don't Say a Word Fox $24,548,700 31.1% 2,802 $8,761 $79,000,200 9/28/01
36 109 The Last of the Mohicans Fox $21,503,700 14.5% 1,491 $14,420 $147,918,700 9/25/92
37 122 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Fox $20,046,800 37.4% 3,565 $5,624 $53,662,700 9/24/10
38 123 Max Payne Fox $19,973,800 43.4% 3,376 $5,916 $46,073,100 10/17/08
39 127 Soul Food Fox $19,834,200 25.6% 1,336 $14,845 $77,404,800 9/26/97
40 129 Bedazzled (2000) Fox $19,769,200 34.6% 2,568 $7,697 $57,111,600 10/20/00
41 139 The Beverly Hillbillies Fox $18,705,600 21.6% 2,152 $8,692 $86,463,500 10/15/93
42 152 Fight Club Fox $17,661,100 29.8% 1,963 $8,996 $59,195,600 10/15/99
43 154 Commando Fox $17,634,100 21.9% 1,495 $11,794 $80,383,900 10/04/85
44 177 Runaway Jury Fox $15,958,900 23.9% 2,815 $5,668 $66,638,300 10/17/03
45 181 SwimFan Fox $15,849,400 39.7% 2,856 $5,548 $39,971,300 9/06/02
46 182 From Hell Fox $15,821,600 34.9% 2,305 $6,863 $45,389,000 10/19/01
47 186 Taxi Fox $15,749,200 32.9% 3,001 $5,247 $47,917,700 10/06/04
48 197 Brown Sugar FoxS $15,027,000 39.3% 1,372 $10,952 $38,284,200 10/11/02
49 17 Saw II Lions $40,238,600 36.5% 2,949 $13,645 $110,393,600 10/28/05
50 85 Saw Lions $23,927,200 33.1% 2,315 $10,335 $72,247,100 10/29/04
51 15 Saw III LGF $41,717,900 41.9% 3,167 $13,172 $99,594,000 10/27/06
52 20 Saw IV LGF $37,526,500 50.2% 3,183 $11,789 $74,800,800 10/26/07
53 28 Saw V LGF $34,030,500 53.0% 3,060 $11,122 $64,255,000 10/24/08
54 70 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself LGF $25,552,600 45.5% 2,255 $11,332 $56,123,800 9/11/09
55 74 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? LGF $25,233,500 38.7% 2,011 $12,547 $65,234,400 10/12/07
56 92 Saw 3D LGF $22,867,700 48.9% 2,808 $8,144 $46,745,100 10/29/10
57 131 Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys LGF $19,681,000 46.8% 2,070 $9,508 $42,014,800 9/12/08
58 168 3:10 to Yuma (2007) LGF $16,585,000 26.2% 2,652 $6,253 $63,346,500 9/07/07
59 173 Good Luck Chuck LGF $16,132,400 39.0% 2,612 $6,175 $41,379,400 9/21/07
60 196 Saw VI LGF $15,083,200 51.0% 3,036 $4,968 $29,585,600 10/23/09
61 145 Sinister LG/S $18,186,600 37.4% 2,527 $7,197 $48,564,800 10/12/12
62 35 Stargate MGM $32,385,800 23.3% 2,033 $15,929 $139,196,600 10/28/94
63 49 Stigmata MGM $29,302,700 36.6% 2,899 $10,106 $80,093,700 9/10/99
64 52 Barbershop MGM $28,864,200 27.2% 1,605 $17,983 $106,029,500 9/13/02
65 86 Get Shorty MGM $23,735,900 17.6% 1,612 $14,724 $134,755,400 10/20/95
66 100 Ronin MGM $22,011,000 30.5% 2,487 $8,849 $72,140,800 9/25/98
67 102 Out of Time MGM $21,822,000 39.4% 3,076 $7,093 $55,396,200 10/03/03
68 138 Bandits MGM $18,746,000 31.4% 3,207 $5,845 $59,710,800 10/12/01
69 151 Good Boy! MGM $17,671,700 34.8% 3,225 $5,479 $50,785,000 10/10/03
70 194 Showgirls MGM $15,162,200 39.9% 1,388 $10,922 $38,034,900 9/22/95
71 46 Kill Bill Vol. 1 Mira. $29,782,100 31.5% 3,102 $9,600 $94,489,900 10/10/03
72 136 Serendipity Mira. $19,117,300 26.5% 2,601 $7,349 $72,233,700 10/05/01
73 147 Pulp Fiction Mira. $18,111,400 8.8% 1,338 $13,535 $206,393,900 10/14/94
74 190 Shall We Dance Mira. $15,426,700 20.4% 1,772 $8,705 $75,751,400 10/15/04
75 3 Rush Hour NL $57,207,800 23.5% 2,638 $21,686 $242,984,100 9/18/98
76 19 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre NL $37,878,000 34.9% 3,016 $12,558 $108,616,100 10/17/03
77 68 Seven NL $26,071,700 14.0% 2,441 $10,679 $186,674,100 9/22/95
78 77 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare NL $25,039,900 37.2% 1,862 $13,446 $67,341,900 9/13/91
79 90 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning NL $22,972,800 46.8% 2,820 $8,146 $49,048,900 10/06/06
80 166 The Long Kiss Goodnight NL $16,674,500 27.1% 2,245 $7,427 $61,522,400 10/11/96
81 170 Secondhand Lions NL $16,367,600 28.9% 3,013 $5,432 $56,722,500 9/19/03
82 191 Pleasantville NL $15,350,000 22.0% 1,636 $9,382 $69,677,700 10/23/98
83 143 First Blood Orion $18,367,200 14.1% 901 $20,383 $130,558,100 10/22/82
84 96 Law Abiding Citizen Over. $22,477,200 28.7% 2,890 $7,777 $78,343,200 10/16/09
85 141 Righteous Kill Over. $18,443,500 40.6% 3,152 $5,852 $45,384,700 9/12/08
86 4 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $54,582,300 50.5% 3,321 $16,435 $108,013,500 10/21/11
87 8 Jackass 3-D Par. $51,108,000 43.0% 3,081 $16,588 $118,985,900 10/15/10
88 16 Paranormal Activity 2 Par. $41,287,800 48.0% 3,216 $12,838 $86,022,600 10/22/10
89 21 Double Jeopardy Par. $37,069,200 19.9% 2,547 $14,554 $186,577,800 9/24/99
90 23 Jackass: Number Two Par. $35,997,900 39.8% 3,059 $11,767 $90,334,500 9/22/06
91 27 The First Wives Club Par. $34,788,700 17.9% 1,922 $18,099 $194,033,300 9/20/96
92 36 Jackass: The Movie Par. $31,853,100 35.4% 2,509 $12,695 $89,897,500 10/25/02
93 41 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Par. $31,210,600 31.4% 3,336 $9,356 $99,362,000 10/25/13
94 50 Paranormal Activity 4 Par. $29,292,100 53.8% 3,412 $8,585 $54,436,500 10/19/12
95 62 In & Out Par. $26,603,700 23.5% 1,992 $13,355 $113,106,100 9/19/97
96 64 School of Rock Par. $26,456,500 24.2% 2,614 $10,120 $109,489,900 10/03/03
97 89 Kiss the Girls Par. $23,407,300 21.8% 2,271 $10,307 $107,209,500 10/03/97
98 98 Zoolander Par. $22,300,100 34.4% 2,507 $8,894 $64,881,100 9/28/01
99 112 Paranormal Activity Par. $20,958,100 18.2% 760 $27,577 $115,287,300 10/16/09
100 119 Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Par. $20,397,400 41.3% 3,170 $6,433 $49,438,100 9/17/04
101 128 Black Rain Par. $19,817,300 20.9% 1,610 $12,308 $94,635,800 9/22/89
102 155 Crocodile Dundee Par. $17,616,100 4.7% 879 $20,040 $375,626,000 9/26/86
103 162 The Ghost and the Darkness Par. $16,949,900 23.9% 2,142 $7,913 $71,035,200 10/11/96
104 167 A Night at the Roxbury Par. $16,649,700 31.7% 1,865 $8,927 $52,578,300 10/02/98
105 172 Footloose (2011) Par. $16,152,100 30.0% 3,549 $4,551 $53,784,600 10/14/11
106 179 Team America: World Police Par. $15,867,700 37.0% 2,539 $6,249 $42,920,700 10/15/04
107 180 The Fighting Temptations Par. $15,853,300 38.9% 2,026 $7,824 $40,785,800 9/19/03
108 183 Fatal Attraction Par. $15,808,300 4.9% 758 $20,855 $322,604,500 9/18/87
109 24 Puss in Boots P/DW $35,383,100 22.8% 3,952 $8,953 $154,925,900 10/28/11
110 33 Eagle Eye P/DW $33,007,700 28.7% 3,510 $9,404 $114,862,600 9/26/08
111 169 The Heartbreak Kid P/DW $16,569,700 38.1% 3,229 $5,131 $43,471,000 10/05/07
112 60 What Dreams May Come Poly $27,447,100 28.6% 2,526 $10,865 $96,004,900 10/02/98
113 72 The Game Poly $25,394,300 29.7% 2,403 $10,567 $85,592,900 9/12/97
114 59 The Forgotten SonR $27,521,700 31.3% 3,104 $8,866 $87,889,800 9/24/04
115 148 Radio SonR $17,936,900 25.4% 3,074 $5,834 $70,515,700 10/24/03
116 6 The Grudge Sony $51,226,500 35.5% 3,245 $15,786 $144,480,100 10/22/04
117 12 Hotel Transylvania Sony $44,435,100 29.7% 3,349 $13,268 $149,787,000 9/28/12
118 25 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Sony $35,276,200 30.2% 4,001 $8,816 $116,813,900 9/27/13
119 30 The Equalizer Sony $33,318,200 92.0% 3,236 $10,296 $36,217,200 9/26/14
120 32 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $33,026,400 24.6% 3,119 $10,589 $134,120,200 9/18/09
121 38 Once Upon a Time in Mexico Sony $31,581,800 41.6% 3,282 $9,623 $75,987,600 9/12/03
122 43 Blue Streak Sony $30,741,700 28.1% 2,735 $11,240 $109,577,500 9/17/99
123 48 Open Season Sony $29,323,300 27.8% 3,833 $7,650 $105,634,500 9/29/06
124 55 I Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $28,018,600 21.8% 2,524 $11,100 $128,567,600 10/17/97
125 65 Zombieland Sony $26,423,200 32.7% 3,036 $8,704 $80,755,400 10/02/09
126 69 The Grudge 2 Sony $25,848,800 53.2% 3,211 $8,049 $48,586,200 10/13/06
127 76 Captain Phillips Sony $25,040,700 24.0% 3,020 $8,292 $104,406,500 10/11/13
128 79 Michael Jackson's This Is It Sony $24,822,000 32.2% 3,481 $7,131 $77,017,100 10/28/09
129 93 The Social Network Sony $22,781,900 23.1% 2,771 $8,221 $98,415,300 10/01/10
130 114 Random Hearts Sony $20,825,300 41.3% 2,697 $7,720 $50,416,500 10/08/99
131 116 The Legend of Zorro Sony $20,709,900 35.2% 3,520 $5,883 $58,902,500 10/28/05
132 124 Moneyball Sony $19,968,000 25.6% 2,993 $6,672 $78,118,700 9/23/11
133 137 30 Days of Night Sony $18,850,100 40.3% 2,855 $6,602 $46,758,100 10/19/07
134 144 Urban Legend Sony $18,228,300 27.9% 2,257 $8,076 $65,426,900 9/25/98
135 149 Gridiron Gang Sony $17,891,700 37.5% 3,504 $5,105 $47,703,600 9/15/06
136 150 Seven Years in Tibet Sony $17,748,500 26.4% 2,103 $8,438 $67,232,200 10/10/97
137 184 John Carpenter's Vampires Sony $15,785,900 45.4% 1,793 $8,803 $34,739,100 10/30/98
138 200 Riding in Cars with Boys Sony $14,945,200 34.5% 2,770 $5,395 $43,329,600 10/19/01
139 18 The Exorcism of Emily Rose SGem $38,118,800 40.0% 2,981 $12,786 $95,216,700 9/09/05
140 44 Resident Evil: Apocalypse SGem $30,158,600 45.0% 3,284 $9,183 $67,031,900 9/10/04
141 47 Underworld SGem $29,329,700 41.9% 2,915 $10,061 $70,054,300 9/19/03
142 54 Resident Evil: Afterlife SGem $28,102,000 45.7% 3,203 $8,773 $61,490,000 9/10/10
143 57 Resident Evil: Extinction SGem $27,980,600 46.8% 2,828 $9,893 $59,850,800 9/21/07
144 87 No Good Deed (2014) SGem $23,668,000 51.8% 2,175 $10,882 $45,693,900 9/12/14
145 101 Resident Evil: Retribution SGem $21,999,300 49.7% 3,012 $7,303 $44,250,500 9/14/12
146 140 Easy A SGem $18,700,100 31.3% 2,856 $6,547 $59,723,800 9/17/10
147 160 Lakeview Terrace SGem $16,990,000 38.2% 2,464 $6,896 $44,458,500 9/19/08
148 176 Quarantine SGem $16,091,600 44.8% 2,461 $6,539 $35,885,000 10/10/08
149 187 Carrie (2013) SGem $15,677,300 42.9% 3,157 $4,966 $36,571,100 10/18/13
150 99 Red Sum. $22,087,400 24.1% 3,255 $6,786 $91,734,200 10/15/10
151 80 Look Who's Talking TriS $24,795,000 8.8% 1,208 $20,526 $283,269,800 10/13/89
152 105 Looper TriS $21,737,300 31.3% 2,992 $7,265 $69,477,200 9/28/12
153 199 Like Father, Like Son TriS $14,948,900 20.9% 1,167 $12,808 $71,480,800 10/02/87
154 7 Red Dragon Uni. $51,132,200 39.2% 3,357 $15,232 $130,345,700 10/04/02
155 13 Meet the Parents Uni. $43,173,900 17.2% 2,614 $16,516 $250,344,000 10/06/00
156 22 Couples Retreat Uni. $36,629,600 31.4% 3,000 $12,210 $116,625,600 10/09/09
157 63 Friday Night Lights Uni. $26,535,800 33.1% 2,667 $9,948 $80,195,000 10/08/04
158 66 Ray Uni. $26,235,600 26.6% 2,006 $13,077 $98,452,200 10/29/04
159 78 The Rundown Uni. $25,015,300 38.9% 3,152 $7,936 $64,347,500 9/26/03
160 81 K-PAX Uni. $24,727,900 34.2% 2,541 $9,732 $72,300,800 10/26/01
161 88 Timecop Uni. $23,465,400 26.9% 2,228 $10,532 $87,239,200 9/16/94
162 113 For Love of the Game Uni. $20,871,800 37.1% 2,829 $7,376 $56,315,700 9/17/99
163 117 Sea of Love Uni. $20,515,100 17.1% 1,246 $16,465 $119,946,200 9/15/89
164 118 Bride of Chucky Uni. $20,508,500 36.9% 2,412 $8,501 $55,515,900 10/16/98
165 121 The Kingdom Uni. $20,248,300 36.0% 2,793 $7,250 $56,173,500 9/28/07
166 126 The River Wild Uni. $19,866,900 21.8% 2,074 $9,579 $91,056,700 9/30/94
167 130 Riddick Uni. $19,734,300 45.5% 3,107 $6,352 $43,353,200 9/06/13
168 133 Sneakers Uni. $19,651,400 19.5% 1,731 $11,353 $100,758,500 9/11/92
169 134 Doom Uni. $19,645,000 54.9% 3,044 $6,453 $35,782,600 10/21/05
170 157 Halloween III: Season of the Witch Uni. $17,513,400 44.0% 1,297 $13,503 $39,820,400 10/22/82
171 163 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $16,887,000 35.5% 2,564 $6,585 $47,627,000 10/10/03
172 165 To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar Uni. $16,856,500 24.7% 1,294 $13,027 $68,169,000 9/08/95
173 189 The Story of Us Uni. $15,480,700 35.7% 2,164 $7,154 $43,370,700 10/15/99
174 192 Man of the Year Uni. $15,266,300 33.0% 2,515 $6,070 $46,331,600 10/13/06
175 198 Pitch Perfect Uni. $14,994,400 22.8% 2,770 $5,413 $65,647,100 10/05/12
176 5 Gravity WB $54,315,300 20.3% 3,575 $15,193 $267,784,600 10/04/13
177 26 Where the Wild Things Are WB $34,929,500 42.4% 3,735 $9,352 $82,468,400 10/16/09
178 29 The Departed WB $33,373,300 20.4% 3,017 $11,061 $163,581,900 10/06/06
179 34 Training Day WB $32,391,900 29.4% 2,712 $11,944 $110,073,800 10/05/01
180 56 Demolition Man WB $28,008,100 24.6% 2,246 $12,470 $114,008,100 10/08/93
181 58 The Specialist WB $27,847,700 25.0% 2,522 $11,042 $111,568,800 10/07/94
182 71 House on Haunted Hill WB $25,519,900 39.1% 2,710 $9,417 $65,322,700 10/29/99
183 73 Three Kings WB $25,362,500 26.2% 2,942 $8,620 $96,904,300 10/01/99
184 75 The Town WB $25,105,000 26.6% 2,861 $8,775 $94,273,500 9/17/10
185 84 Tim Burton's Corpse Bride WB $24,282,800 35.9% 3,204 $7,578 $67,677,000 9/23/05
186 91 Contagion WB $22,939,700 29.6% 3,222 $7,119 $77,468,600 9/09/11
187 94 Practical Magic WB $22,716,700 28.3% 2,652 $8,565 $80,167,000 10/16/98
188 95 Sleepers WB $22,634,800 23.1% 1,915 $11,818 $98,066,300 10/18/96
189 104 Thirteen Ghosts WB $21,783,500 36.2% 2,781 $7,833 $60,139,000 10/26/01
190 107 Prisoners WB $21,587,100 35.3% 3,260 $6,622 $61,148,500 9/20/13
191 108 The Devil's Advocate WB $21,557,000 20.0% 2,161 $9,974 $107,869,600 10/17/97
192 132 Argo WB $19,651,500 14.3% 3,232 $6,080 $137,754,000 10/12/12
193 135 Dolphin Tale WB $19,610,700 26.2% 3,507 $5,592 $74,716,000 9/23/11
194 153 Matchstick Men WB $17,645,100 35.5% 2,711 $6,508 $49,759,500 9/12/03
195 156 Assassins WB $17,528,300 30.9% 2,343 $7,480 $56,635,400 10/06/95
196 161 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole WB $16,989,900 29.8% 3,575 $4,753 $56,935,900 9/24/10
197 175 Ghost Ship WB $16,096,900 38.2% 2,787 $5,775 $42,103,000 10/25/02
198 178 The Brave One WB $15,919,100 36.6% 2,755 $5,777 $43,478,700 9/14/07
199 188 Dolphin Tale 2 WB $15,492,300 46.9% 3,656 $4,238 $33,022,000 9/12/14
200 193 Nights in Rodanthe WB $15,193,900 32.1% 2,704 $5,619 $47,388,000 9/26/08

Note: Fall is defined as the day after Labor Day Weekend through the Thursday before the First Friday in November.


CHART NOTES
* Weekend equals Fri-Sat-Sun. Movies that do not have a 3-day opening gross are not included on this chart.
^ Total Gross does not include additional releases, if any.
** First weekend of wide release.

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