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TOP OPENING WEEKENDS BY SEASON
1982-Present


Note: This chart only shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of TotalTheatersAverageAdjusted Gross^Date**
1 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $154,666,700 37.0% 4,163 $37,152 $417,606,600 11/22/13
2 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $153,350,300 48.2% 4,024 $38,109 $317,895,300 11/20/09
3 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $144,119,900 49.1% 4,061 $35,489 $293,408,700 11/18/11
4 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $143,170,500 48.3% 4,070 $35,177 $296,682,400 11/16/12
5 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $130,880,500 35.5% 3,858 $33,924 $369,082,000 11/18/05
6 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $130,336,900 28.5% 3,672 $35,495 $456,809,000 11/16/01
7 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $127,514,600 42.2% 4,125 $30,912 $302,201,700 11/19/10
8 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $124,248,000 33.9% 3,682 $33,744 $366,962,700 11/15/02
9 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 LGF $119,988,400 36.2% 4,151 $28,906 $331,855,400 11/21/14
10 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $98,405,400 19.6% 3,703 $26,574 $502,766,600 12/17/03
11 The Incredibles BV $92,708,600 27.0% 3,933 $23,572 $343,384,700 11/05/04
12 Toy Story 2 BV $92,296,600 23.6% 3,236 $28,521 $390,824,400 11/24/99
13 I Am Legend WB $91,688,400 30.6% 3,606 $25,426 $300,035,000 12/14/07
14 Monsters, Inc. BV $90,327,700 24.5% 3,237 $27,904 $368,369,900 11/02/01
15 Skyfall Sony $89,682,000 29.0% 3,505 $25,587 $308,897,300 11/09/12
16 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $87,194,800 18.6% 3,622 $24,073 $468,135,000 12/18/02
17 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $85,878,700 27.8% 4,045 $21,231 $309,113,500 12/14/12
18 Thor: The Dark World BV $83,889,600 41.5% 3,841 $21,841 $202,132,900 11/08/13
19 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $83,556,200 22.6% 3,616 $23,107 $369,089,700 12/09/05
20 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $83,492,100 21.2% 3,127 $26,700 $393,032,800 11/17/00
21 Avatar Fox $82,693,600 10.6% 3,452 $23,955 $783,536,800 12/18/09
22 Twilight Sum. $79,239,600 36.1% 3,419 $23,176 $219,349,500 11/21/08
23 Quantum of Solace Sony $76,840,000 40.1% 3,451 $22,266 $191,583,600 11/14/08
24 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $72,057,600 28.0% 3,903 $18,462 $257,478,300 12/13/13
25 8 Mile Uni. $72,054,300 43.9% 2,470 $29,172 $164,052,000 11/08/02
26 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $71,807,900 35.1% 4,056 $17,704 $204,831,400 11/07/08
27 Interview with the Vampire WB $71,125,300 34.6% 2,604 $27,315 $205,292,700 11/11/94
28 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls WB $71,002,100 34.9% 2,652 $26,771 $203,420,700 11/10/95
29 2012 Sony $70,038,300 39.3% 3,404 $20,575 $178,163,100 11/13/09
30 The Waterboy BV $68,659,500 24.6% 2,664 $25,773 $279,500,800 11/06/98
31 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $68,148,000 15.3% 3,359 $20,288 $445,017,900 12/19/01
32 Sherlock Holmes WB $66,889,100 30.5% 3,626 $18,447 $219,501,100 12/25/09
33 Die Another Day MGM $66,192,500 29.4% 3,314 $19,972 $225,361,600 11/22/02
34 Frozen BV $65,938,600 16.5% 3,742 $17,621 $400,664,300 11/27/13
35 The Matrix Revolutions WB $65,678,600 34.8% 3,502 $18,754 $188,689,600 11/05/03
36 King Kong Uni. $63,894,400 23.2% 3,568 $17,906 $275,905,800 12/14/05
37 Ransom BV $63,245,600 25.2% 2,676 $23,634 $251,300,300 11/08/96
38 101 Dalmatians (1996) BV $61,929,400 24.9% 2,794 $22,164 $248,759,100 11/27/96
39 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $61,278,700 17.9% 2,222 $27,577 $341,911,200 11/20/92
40 Charlie's Angels Sony $60,825,700 32.1% 3,037 $20,028 $189,720,500 11/03/00
41 Meet the Fockers Uni. $60,677,700 16.8% 3,518 $17,248 $360,893,600 12/22/04
42 Bram Stoker's Dracula Col. $60,087,300 37.0% 2,491 $24,120 $162,460,500 11/13/92
43 Scream 2 Dim. $58,607,500 32.8% 2,663 $22,007 $178,928,900 12/12/97
44 A Bug's Life BV $57,935,700 20.8% 2,686 $21,569 $278,887,100 11/27/98
45 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $57,282,900 23.9% 1,865 $30,715 $239,795,800 11/22/89
46 The World Is Not Enough MGM $57,124,100 28.1% 3,163 $18,059 $203,055,600 11/19/99
47 Star Trek: First Contact Par. $56,776,200 33.5% 2,812 $20,190 $169,457,100 11/22/96
48 Big Hero 6 BV $55,335,400 25.3% 3,761 $14,713 $218,557,500 11/07/14
49 Ocean's Eleven WB $55,007,200 21.0% 3,075 $17,887 $262,050,700 12/07/01
50 Toy Story BV $54,730,800 15.3% 2,457 $22,275 $358,404,200 11/22/95
51 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $53,867,200 21.5% 3,875 $13,901 $251,076,200 12/17/14
52 National Treasure: Book of Secrets BV $53,180,700 20.9% 3,832 $13,877 $254,679,700 12/21/07
53 Alvin and the Chipmunks Fox $52,615,100 20.8% 3,475 $15,141 $252,868,400 12/14/07
54 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Fox $52,472,000 22.7% 3,700 $14,182 $231,243,000 12/23/09
55 The Cat in the Hat Uni. $51,931,900 38.0% 3,464 $14,992 $136,834,400 11/21/03
56 Happy Feet WB $51,805,800 21.1% 3,804 $13,618 $245,195,500 11/17/06
57 American Gangster Uni. $51,733,600 33.5% 3,054 $16,938 $154,499,000 11/02/07
58 Ocean's Twelve WB $51,511,000 31.4% 3,290 $15,656 $164,020,400 12/10/04
59 Chicken Little BV $51,046,300 29.6% 3,654 $13,969 $172,444,400 11/04/05
60 Titanic Par. $50,974,600 4.9% 2,674 $19,063 $1,048,585,900 12/19/97
61 What Women Want Par. $50,951,900 18.8% 3,012 $16,916 $270,342,800 12/15/00
62 Casino Royale Sony $50,932,300 24.5% 3,434 $14,831 $207,752,300 11/17/06
63 Space Jam WB $50,884,200 30.6% 2,650 $19,201 $166,404,500 11/15/96
64 Pokemon: The First Movie WB $49,915,300 36.2% 3,043 $16,403 $137,732,200 11/10/99
65 Wreck-It Ralph BV $49,769,700 25.9% 3,752 $13,265 $192,468,300 11/02/12
66 Tangled BV $49,741,200 24.2% 3,603 $13,805 $205,666,500 11/24/10
67 GoldenEye MGM $49,217,200 24.7% 2,667 $18,453 $199,380,200 11/17/95
68 Sleepy Hollow Par. $48,345,300 29.9% 3,064 $15,777 $161,644,700 11/19/99
69 The Rugrats Movie Par. $47,594,100 27.5% 2,782 $17,106 $173,181,300 11/20/98
70 Flubber BV $47,569,700 28.9% 2,641 $18,011 $164,534,200 11/26/97
71 The Addams Family Par. $46,970,200 21.2% 2,411 $19,480 $221,132,300 11/22/91
72 Megamind P/DW $46,936,000 31.0% 3,944 $11,901 $151,380,500 11/05/10
73 Interstellar Par. $46,766,200 25.3% 3,561 $13,133 $185,075,100 11/07/14
74 National Treasure BV $46,234,200 20.4% 3,017 $15,324 $226,577,300 11/19/04
75 Rocky IV UA $46,008,700 15.9% 1,325 $34,721 $289,114,200 11/27/85
76 Unbreakable BV $45,974,500 32.0% 2,708 $16,977 $143,504,500 11/22/00
77 Star Trek: Generations Par. $45,182,000 30.6% 2,659 $16,993 $147,430,500 11/18/94
78 Bee Movie P/DW $45,150,000 30.1% 3,928 $11,494 $150,223,100 11/02/07
79 Tron Legacy BV $44,905,600 25.6% 3,451 $13,013 $175,499,700 12/17/10
80 Tomorrow Never Dies MGM $44,753,500 20.4% 2,807 $15,943 $219,864,300 12/19/97
81 Patch Adams Uni. $44,007,000 19.7% 2,712 $16,227 $223,370,700 12/25/98
82 Cast Away Fox $43,780,600 12.8% 2,774 $15,782 $342,275,500 12/22/00
83 Catch Me If You Can DW $42,261,300 18.9% 3,156 $13,390 $223,990,000 12/25/02
84 Elf NL $42,155,400 18.0% 3,337 $12,632 $234,439,300 11/07/03
85 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Par. $42,123,800 37.5% 3,212 $13,114 $112,182,000 11/19/04
86 Marley and Me Fox $41,370,700 25.4% 3,480 $11,889 $162,892,200 12/25/08
87 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows WB $41,358,200 21.3% 3,703 $11,169 $194,049,500 12/16/11
88 Enchanted BV $40,897,900 27.2% 3,730 $10,964 $150,597,300 11/21/07
89 The Santa Clause 2 BV $40,791,900 20.9% 3,350 $12,176 $195,493,600 11/01/02
90 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $40,393,800 9.4% 1,605 $25,167 $430,431,400 11/24/93
91 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Par. $39,549,800 25.6% 3,620 $10,925 $154,493,300 12/17/04
92 Starship Troopers Sony $39,263,700 40.2% 2,971 $13,214 $97,567,200 11/07/97
93 Star Trek: Insurrection Par. $38,416,100 32.0% 2,620 $14,662 $120,088,300 12/11/98
94 Aladdin BV $37,973,900 8.9% 1,131 $33,574 $428,454,000 11/25/92
95 Night at the Museum Fox $37,960,900 12.5% 3,685 $10,300 $302,629,900 12/22/06
96 The Santa Clause BV $37,765,700 13.4% 2,183 $17,300 $281,924,100 11/11/94
97 Cheaper by the Dozen Fox $37,337,600 20.4% 3,298 $11,320 $182,671,900 12/25/03
98 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Par. $37,179,500 32.5% 2,190 $16,976 $114,464,100 12/20/96
99 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $37,176,600 15.8% 1,349 $27,558 $235,867,600 11/26/86
100 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $36,995,500 6.7% 1,532 $24,148 $548,615,600 12/05/84
101 The Blind Side WB $36,630,100 13.5% 3,110 $11,778 $272,067,700 11/20/09
102 Vanilla Sky Par. $36,109,000 25.2% 2,742 $13,169 $143,540,400 12/14/01
103 Dumb and Dumber To Uni. $35,546,200 41.9% 3,154 $11,271 $84,857,800 11/14/14
104 Four Christmases WB (NL) $35,353,800 25.9% 3,310 $10,681 $136,712,100 11/26/08
105 Jarhead Uni. $35,339,000 44.3% 2,411 $14,656 $79,854,700 11/04/05
106 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Par. $35,247,100 24.1% 1,804 $19,538 $146,208,200 12/06/91
107 Enemy of the State BV $34,907,300 18.2% 2,393 $14,586 $191,709,500 11/20/98
108 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Fox $34,682,800 38.4% 3,560 $9,743 $90,310,300 12/12/08
109 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Par. $34,435,500 29.8% 2,934 $11,737 $115,380,700 11/17/00
110 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Fox $34,015,900 26.8% 3,101 $10,969 $126,696,700 11/14/03
111 Immortals Rela. $33,604,900 38.6% 3,112 $10,798 $87,118,500 11/11/11
112 Stepmom Sony $33,346,200 22.0% 2,358 $14,142 $151,312,800 12/25/98
113 Due Date WB $33,342,400 32.5% 3,355 $9,938 $102,547,300 11/05/10
114 The Pelican Brief WB $33,280,700 16.8% 1,993 $16,697 $197,860,800 12/17/93
115 Harlem Nights Par. $33,126,200 26.7% 2,180 $15,194 $124,248,100 11/17/89
116 The Pursuit of Happyness Sony $33,106,200 16.6% 2,852 $11,608 $198,964,500 12/15/06
117 End of Days Uni. $33,007,400 30.8% 2,593 $12,729 $107,114,500 11/24/99
118 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Fox $32,998,600 20.6% 837 $39,424 $160,081,200 11/03/06
119 Home Alone Fox $32,992,900 6.0% 1,202 $27,448 $553,388,400 11/16/90
120 The Haunted Mansion BV $32,894,600 32.2% 3,122 $10,536 $102,216,200 11/26/03
121 The Last Samurai WB $32,885,100 22.1% 2,908 $11,308 $148,793,100 12/05/03
122 The Bodyguard WB $32,703,200 13.6% 1,717 $19,045 $240,273,000 11/25/92
123 Beowulf Par. $32,675,100 33.5% 3,153 $10,362 $97,633,700 11/16/07
124 Shallow Hal Fox $32,504,300 31.8% 2,770 $11,734 $102,146,700 11/09/01
125 A Christmas Carol (2009) BV $32,262,500 21.8% 3,683 $8,759 $147,955,900 11/06/09
126 Michael NL $32,228,500 18.9% 2,141 $15,052 $170,360,100 12/25/96
127 You've Got Mail WB $32,099,500 16.5% 2,691 $11,928 $194,799,300 12/18/98
128 Dumb and Dumber NL $31,983,100 13.2% 2,447 $13,070 $242,792,700 12/16/94
129 Jerry Maguire Sony $31,578,900 11.4% 2,531 $12,477 $277,200,400 12/13/96
130 Little Fockers Uni. $31,449,600 20.8% 3,536 $8,894 $151,403,700 12/22/10
131 Spy Game Uni. $31,307,400 34.8% 2,770 $11,302 $89,936,600 11/21/01
132 Bedtime Stories BV $31,235,200 24.9% 3,681 $8,485 $125,283,200 12/25/08
133 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Par. $30,840,100 14.2% 3,448 $8,944 $217,222,000 12/21/11
134 The Polar Express WB $30,684,800 14.4% 3,650 $8,405 $213,605,700 11/10/04
135 The Golden Compass NL $30,617,600 37.1% 3,528 $8,678 $82,458,200 12/07/07
136 Django Unchained Wein. $30,571,900 18.3% 3,010 $10,157 $167,052,900 12/25/12
137 Into the Woods BV $30,565,600 24.3% 2,440 $12,527 $125,805,600 12/25/14
138 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Par. $30,556,500 21.1% 2,988 $10,226 $145,090,700 12/25/08
139 A Few Good Men Col. $30,548,800 11.0% 1,925 $15,869 $278,624,700 12/11/92
140 The Muppets BV $30,508,700 33.0% 3,440 $8,869 $92,375,600 11/23/11
141 Unbroken Uni. $30,141,800 26.5% 3,131 $9,627 $113,826,700 12/25/14
142 102 Dalmatians BV $30,138,600 30.0% 2,704 $11,145 $100,617,000 11/22/00
143 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation NL $29,852,900 46.7% 2,140 $13,950 $63,949,200 11/21/97
144 Bolt BV $29,838,900 23.0% 3,651 $8,172 $129,779,600 11/21/08
145 The Best Man Holiday Uni. $29,458,500 42.7% 2,024 $14,554 $69,028,500 11/15/13
146 Alien Resurrection Fox $29,323,200 34.5% 2,415 $12,141 $85,074,200 11/26/97
147 Eragon Fox $28,987,800 31.5% 3,020 $9,598 $91,982,900 12/15/06
148 The Green Mile WB $28,976,400 13.6% 2,875 $10,077 $213,363,100 12/10/99
149 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $28,778,000 41.6% 2,443 $11,779 $69,195,700 11/13/98
150 Walk the Line Fox $28,483,300 18.8% 2,961 $9,619 $151,506,700 11/18/05
151 Christmas with the Kranks SonR $28,379,100 29.3% 3,393 $8,363 $96,971,100 11/24/04
152 Addams Family Values Par. $27,860,000 28.9% 2,577 $10,810 $96,446,100 11/19/93
153 Les Miserables (2012) Uni. $27,688,400 18.3% 2,814 $9,840 $151,028,100 12/25/12
154 The One SonR $27,588,000 43.5% 2,894 $9,533 $63,376,300 11/02/01
155 Rocky V UA $27,181,500 34.4% 2,053 $13,238 $79,085,500 11/16/90
156 Behind Enemy Lines Fox $27,044,900 32.0% 2,770 $9,762 $84,497,400 11/30/01
157 The Jackal Uni. $26,992,300 27.6% 2,193 $12,308 $97,773,500 11/14/97
158 The Bone Collector Uni. $26,877,400 25.2% 2,587 $10,389 $106,689,900 11/05/99
159 Wayne's World 2 Par. $26,674,300 28.1% 2,400 $11,112 $94,887,200 12/10/93
160 Three Men and a Little Lady BV $26,604,900 19.2% 1,281 $20,769 $138,536,900 11/21/90
161 Ender's Game LG/S $26,434,900 43.7% 3,407 $7,759 $60,446,500 11/01/13
162 Maid in Manhattan SonR $26,311,900 20.3% 2,838 $9,271 $129,654,300 12/13/02
163 Hook TriS $26,242,100 11.2% 2,197 $11,945 $234,380,400 12/11/91
164 Meet Joe Black Uni. $26,161,400 33.8% 2,503 $10,450 $77,363,900 11/13/98
165 Gothika WB $26,133,800 32.4% 2,382 $10,971 $80,767,900 11/21/03
166 Jack and Jill Sony $26,089,300 33.7% 3,438 $7,589 $77,346,900 11/11/11
167 Star Trek: Nemesis Par. $26,033,300 43.3% 2,711 $9,602 $60,133,500 12/13/02
168 The Princess and the Frog BV $25,990,400 23.5% 3,434 $7,569 $110,781,100 12/11/09
169 Scrooged Par. $25,897,200 21.5% 1,262 $20,520 $120,531,000 11/23/88
170 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Par. $25,666,900 20.5% 3,507 $7,319 $125,425,600 12/18/13
171 Deja Vu BV $25,663,500 32.2% 3,108 $8,256 $79,683,200 11/22/06
172 The Golden Child Par. $25,434,300 15.0% 1,667 $15,257 $169,982,600 12/12/86
173 True Grit Par. $25,326,400 14.3% 3,047 $8,312 $176,756,300 12/22/10
174 The Prince of Egypt DW $25,301,400 14.8% 3,118 $8,114 $170,469,300 12/18/98
175 Flight Par. $25,271,800 26.6% 1,884 $13,414 $95,170,200 11/02/12
176 Sudden Impact WB $25,128,700 14.8% 1,530 $16,423 $170,005,100 12/09/83
177 Anastasia Fox $25,106,200 24.3% 2,140 $11,732 $103,497,500 11/21/97
178 Tower Heist Uni. $25,068,400 30.8% 3,367 $7,445 $81,417,000 11/04/11
179 Penguins of Madagascar Fox $25,048,900 30.6% 3,764 $6,655 $81,879,200 11/26/14
180 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Fox $24,484,600 23.0% 3,555 $6,887 $106,472,100 12/10/10
181 Little Nicky NL $24,349,200 40.7% 2,910 $8,367 $59,765,900 11/10/00
182 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause BV $24,327,900 23.1% 3,458 $7,035 $105,313,200 11/03/06
183 The Siege Fox $24,268,400 34.3% 2,541 $9,550 $70,829,300 11/06/98
184 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Fox $24,254,100 17.6% 3,723 $6,515 $138,193,300 12/16/11
185 Christmas Vacation WB $24,181,100 16.8% 1,744 $13,864 $144,036,100 12/01/89
186 Stuart Little Sony $24,153,300 11.1% 2,878 $8,392 $218,124,000 12/17/99
187 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $24,127,900 22.9% 3,653 $6,605 $105,209,700 11/21/12
188 My Girl Col. $24,047,700 20.7% 2,080 $11,560 $116,073,900 11/27/91
189 Valkyrie UA $23,926,300 25.3% 2,711 $8,825 $94,532,900 12/25/08
190 Exodus: Gods and Kings Fox $23,738,200 37.1% 3,503 $6,776 $63,996,200 12/12/14
191 It's Complicated Uni. $23,727,200 20.2% 2,887 $8,218 $117,708,900 12/25/09
192 Vertical Limit Sony $23,506,300 22.8% 2,307 $10,189 $103,111,800 12/08/00
193 Flushed Away P/DW $23,467,600 29.2% 3,707 $6,330 $80,483,900 11/03/06
194 Unstoppable Fox $23,141,700 27.8% 3,207 $7,216 $83,192,200 11/12/10
195 Life of Pi Fox $22,786,200 17.9% 2,927 $7,784 $127,357,400 11/21/12
196 Bean Gram. $22,665,700 28.1% 1,948 $11,634 $80,666,600 11/07/97
197 The Mirror Has Two Faces Sony $22,570,800 29.7% 2,489 $9,066 $75,940,100 11/15/96
198 As Good as It Gets Sony $22,439,800 8.7% 1,572 $14,275 $258,784,400 12/25/97
199 Jingle All the Way Fox $22,388,500 20.1% 2,401 $9,323 $111,292,300 11/22/96
200 Yours, Mine and Ours Par. $22,255,400 32.7% 3,206 $6,941 $67,972,000 11/23/05

Note: Holiday is defined as the first Friday in November through New Year's week or weekend.


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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