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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 55 A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010) WB (NL) $33,236,300 52.6% 3,332 $9,975 $63,154,400 4/30/10
2 169 Sucker Punch WB $19,300,700 52.4% 3,033 $6,364 $36,855,500 3/25/11
3 13 Watchmen WB $58,915,000 49.4% 3,611 $16,316 $119,189,100 3/06/09
4 72 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too? LGF $29,586,900 49.2% 2,155 $13,729 $60,171,400 4/02/10
5 180 Scream 4 W/Dim. $18,460,200 49.0% 3,305 $5,586 $37,707,200 4/15/11
6 130 Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns LGF $22,264,500 47.8% 2,006 $11,099 $46,535,400 3/21/08
7 127 Prom Night (2008) SGem $23,065,100 47.4% 2,700 $8,542 $48,635,100 4/11/08
8 109 Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family LGF $24,757,700 47.0% 2,288 $10,821 $52,690,100 4/22/11
9 28 The Ring Two DW $43,544,400 46.0% 3,332 $13,068 $94,664,700 3/18/05
10 118 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules Fox $24,053,700 45.6% 3,167 $7,595 $52,752,800 3/25/11
11 52 Dawn of the Dead Uni. $34,253,100 45.3% 2,745 $12,478 $75,653,300 3/19/04
12 27 Noah Par. $43,720,500 45.2% 3,567 $12,257 $96,705,000 3/28/14
13 114 Evil Dead (2013) TriS $24,484,000 45.0% 3,025 $8,094 $54,376,500 4/05/13
14 89 TMNT WB $28,062,700 44.8% 3,110 $9,023 $62,649,300 3/23/07
15 138 Grease (Re-issue) Par. $21,564,100 44.7% 2,064 $10,448 $48,220,000 3/27/98
16 161 Dreamcatcher WB $19,837,200 44.6% 2,945 $6,735 $44,506,600 3/21/03
17 19 Scary Movie 4 W/Dim. $48,881,500 44.3% 3,602 $13,570 $110,237,600 4/14/06
18 115 Resident Evil SGem $24,259,600 44.1% 2,528 $9,596 $54,966,100 3/15/02
19 8 Fast and Furious Uni. $75,705,900 44.0% 3,461 $21,874 $171,909,700 4/03/09
20 113 Silent Hill Sony $24,490,800 42.9% 2,926 $8,370 $57,096,500 4/21/06
21 46 Battle: Los Angeles Sony $36,025,800 42.6% 3,417 $10,543 $84,615,400 3/11/11
22 22 300: Rise of An Empire WB $45,038,500 42.4% 3,470 $12,979 $106,147,700 3/07/14
23 76 Be Cool MGM $29,120,700 41.8% 3,216 $9,054 $69,599,700 3/04/05
24 91 Jack the Giant Slayer WB (NL) $27,270,700 41.7% 3,525 $7,736 $65,351,800 3/01/13
25 49 Oblivion Uni. $35,197,300 41.6% 3,783 $9,304 $84,641,200 4/19/13
26 137 Tyler Perry's Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor LGF $21,696,200 41.6% 2,047 $10,599 $52,106,300 3/29/13
27 156 Kick-Ass LGF $20,030,000 41.6% 3,065 $6,535 $48,131,800 4/16/10
28 69 John Carter BV $30,332,600 41.4% 3,749 $8,091 $73,227,500 3/09/12
29 183 Need for Speed BV $17,844,900 41.4% 3,115 $5,729 $43,126,400 3/14/14
30 97 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy BV $26,206,200 41.3% 3,133 $8,364 $63,438,400 4/29/05
31 4 Fast Five Uni. $85,129,300 41.1% 3,644 $23,362 $207,262,100 4/29/11
32 122 The Forbidden Kingdom LGF $23,726,000 41.1% 3,151 $7,529 $57,732,500 4/18/08
33 189 The Punisher Lions $17,733,100 40.9% 2,649 $6,694 $43,338,000 4/16/04
34 171 Pain and Gain Par. $19,229,900 40.6% 3,277 $5,868 $47,375,600 4/26/13
35 67 Obsessed SGem $30,530,500 40.3% 2,514 $12,144 $75,677,200 4/24/09
36 166 E.T. (20th Anniversary) Uni. $19,486,400 40.3% 3,007 $6,480 $48,371,100 3/22/02
37 58 Wrath of the Titans WB $32,797,900 40.0% 3,545 $9,252 $82,021,400 3/30/12
38 112 The Haunting in Connecticut LGF $24,546,600 40.0% 2,732 $8,984 $61,406,800 3/27/09
39 181 The Big Hit Sony $18,346,100 40.0% 2,149 $8,537 $45,837,300 4/24/98
40 66 The Time Machine DW $30,977,500 39.8% 2,944 $10,522 $77,863,400 3/08/02
41 18 The Scorpion King Uni. $49,425,800 39.6% 3,444 $14,350 $124,739,200 4/19/02
42 193 The Sentinel Fox $17,460,800 39.6% 2,819 $6,193 $44,090,700 4/21/06
43 24 Blade II NL $44,565,100 39.5% 2,707 $16,463 $112,821,500 3/22/02
44 150 Showtime WB $20,566,400 39.4% 2,917 $7,050 $52,175,300 3/15/02
45 185 The Hunted Par. $17,798,000 39.4% 2,516 $7,073 $45,204,500 3/14/03
46 45 Sin City Dim. $36,161,800 39.3% 3,230 $11,195 $92,022,800 4/01/05
47 51 Hannah Montana The Movie BV $34,491,000 39.1% 3,118 $11,062 $88,220,900 4/10/09
48 128 Tears of the Sun SonR $22,516,700 39.0% 2,973 $7,573 $57,732,900 3/07/03
49 70 Hellboy SonR $29,702,500 38.9% 3,028 $9,808 $76,426,200 4/02/04
50 191 Jurassic Park 3D Uni. $17,686,900 38.9% 2,771 $6,383 $45,500,300 4/05/13
51 145 Project X WB $21,157,700 38.5% 3,055 $6,926 $54,954,200 3/02/12
52 126 Secret Window Sony $23,377,000 38.0% 3,018 $7,745 $61,555,900 3/12/04
53 1 The Hunger Games LGF $153,306,100 37.9% 4,137 $37,057 $404,672,800 3/23/12
54 12 Clash of the Titans (2010) WB $61,856,800 37.9% 3,777 $16,378 $163,420,200 4/02/10
55 61 Kill Bill Vol. 2 Mira. $32,179,600 37.9% 2,971 $10,830 $84,865,900 4/16/04
56 34 10,000 B.C. WB $39,764,000 37.8% 3,410 $11,661 $105,081,100 3/07/08
57 146 American Reunion Uni. $21,090,200 37.7% 3,192 $6,607 $55,888,100 4/06/12
58 175 The Hills Have Eyes FoxS $19,090,000 37.6% 2,620 $7,286 $50,772,500 3/10/06
59 54 Mission to Mars BV $33,752,800 37.5% 3,054 $11,051 $89,913,100 3/10/00
60 134 The Lucky One WB $22,074,600 37.2% 3,155 $6,996 $59,265,900 4/20/12
61 15 Divergent LG/S $54,607,700 37.1% 3,936 $13,874 $147,297,300 3/21/14
62 92 13 Going on 30 SonR $26,987,500 36.8% 3,438 $7,848 $73,359,900 4/23/04
63 56 Think Like a Man SGem $32,973,500 36.7% 2,015 $16,364 $89,743,300 4/20/12
64 153 Premonition Sony $20,315,000 36.7% 2,831 $7,176 $55,364,300 3/16/07
65 3 Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $90,803,000 36.6% 3,938 $23,058 $248,228,300 4/04/14
66 182 Friday the 13th - Part V Par. $18,011,800 36.6% 1,759 $10,238 $49,173,600 3/22/85
67 65 V for Vendetta WB $31,162,300 36.4% 3,365 $9,260 $85,689,800 3/17/06
68 74 The Amityville Horror (2005) MGM $29,191,200 36.0% 3,323 $8,785 $81,007,400 4/15/05
69 86 Return of the Jedi (Special Edition) Fox $28,256,300 35.8% 2,111 $13,385 $78,855,000 3/14/97
70 101 Exit Wounds WB $25,997,400 35.7% 2,830 $9,186 $72,791,200 3/16/01
71 106 17 Again WB (NL) $25,312,300 35.6% 3,255 $7,776 $71,137,900 4/17/09
72 105 Private Parts Par. $25,347,700 35.5% 2,138 $11,855 $71,502,700 3/07/97
73 184 Head of State DW $17,825,500 35.4% 2,151 $8,286 $50,327,900 3/28/03
74 40 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed WB $37,734,200 35.0% 3,312 $11,393 $107,949,400 3/26/04
75 100 Race to Witch Mountain BV $26,037,800 35.0% 3,187 $8,170 $74,469,900 3/13/09
76 5 Ice Age: The Meltdown Fox $82,678,900 34.8% 3,964 $20,856 $237,378,900 3/31/06
77 2 Alice in Wonderland (2010) BV $116,247,100 34.7% 3,728 $31,182 $334,611,500 3/05/10
78 33 G.I. Joe: Retaliation Par. $40,603,800 34.7% 3,719 $10,918 $116,935,400 3/28/13
79 43 Hop Uni. $37,077,900 34.7% 3,579 $10,360 $106,744,300 4/01/11
80 133 Diary of a Wimpy Kid Fox $22,154,000 34.6% 3,077 $7,200 $64,084,100 3/19/10
81 7 Oz The Great and Powerful BV $79,309,700 34.0% 3,912 $20,274 $232,964,300 3/08/13
82 152 Cruel Intentions Sony $20,402,300 34.0% 2,312 $8,823 $60,058,200 3/05/99
83 95 Friday the 13th: Final Chapter Par. $26,493,400 33.9% 1,594 $16,619 $78,133,300 4/13/84
84 141 The Adjustment Bureau Uni. $21,426,900 33.9% 2,840 $7,545 $63,290,800 3/04/11
85 6 300 WB $82,012,600 33.7% 3,103 $26,430 $243,676,600 3/09/07
86 173 High Crimes Fox $19,188,300 33.7% 2,717 $7,061 $56,917,300 4/05/02
87 160 Walking Tall MGM $19,869,400 33.4% 2,836 $7,005 $59,524,000 4/02/04
88 110 The Devil's Own Sony $24,754,900 33.3% 2,504 $9,885 $74,342,500 3/28/97
89 199 The Call TriS $17,161,900 33.0% 2,507 $6,845 $52,003,000 3/15/13
90 9 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Uni. $70,571,700 32.9% 3,729 $18,925 $214,307,400 3/02/12
91 155 Selena WB $20,144,000 32.9% 1,850 $10,887 $61,185,900 3/21/97
92 120 The Benchwarmers SonR $23,887,800 32.8% 3,274 $7,295 $72,726,100 4/07/06
93 172 Sleepwalkers Col. $19,214,000 32.8% 1,864 $10,308 $58,548,700 4/10/92
94 50 Inside Man Uni. $35,188,000 32.7% 2,818 $12,486 $107,567,600 3/24/06
95 162 Phone Booth Fox $19,828,800 32.3% 2,481 $7,992 $61,470,500 4/04/03
96 94 Romeo Must Die WB $26,604,000 32.2% 2,641 $10,073 $82,661,900 3/22/00
97 62 Life Uni. $31,988,500 32.0% 2,594 $12,330 $100,104,900 4/16/99
98 47 Starsky and Hutch WB $36,023,000 31.8% 3,185 $11,309 $113,103,500 3/05/04
99 68 Olympus Has Fallen FD $30,450,300 31.7% 3,098 $9,829 $96,112,200 3/22/13
100 84 The Interpreter Uni. $28,341,100 31.4% 2,758 $10,276 $90,289,700 4/22/05
101 31 Panic Room Sony $41,179,300 31.2% 3,053 $13,487 $132,069,300 3/29/02
102 14 Anger Management SonR $55,734,300 31.1% 3,551 $15,694 $179,061,500 4/11/03
103 142 Identity Sony $21,418,400 31.1% 2,733 $7,836 $68,854,000 4/25/03
104 36 Rango Par. $38,563,800 30.9% 3,917 $9,846 $124,696,000 3/04/11
105 151 Primary Colors Uni. $20,443,800 30.9% 1,965 $10,404 $66,193,900 3/20/98
106 148 The Bounty Hunter Sony $20,712,400 30.8% 3,074 $6,737 $67,145,600 3/19/10
107 200 Mercury Rising Uni. $17,150,000 30.7% 2,386 $7,188 $55,898,700 4/03/98
108 73 The Man in the Iron Mask MGM $29,313,600 30.3% 3,101 $9,454 $96,689,200 3/13/98
109 198 Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol WB $17,268,700 30.2% 1,750 $9,868 $57,127,400 4/03/87
110 85 The Mexican DW $28,280,300 30.1% 2,951 $9,583 $94,008,200 3/02/01
111 103 Guess Who Sony $25,670,000 30.0% 3,147 $8,156 $85,580,400 3/25/05
112 11 Monsters Vs. Aliens P/DW $63,297,000 29.9% 4,104 $15,423 $211,645,900 3/27/09
113 41 Rio 2 Fox $37,581,000 29.9% 3,948 $9,519 $125,651,900 4/11/14
114 93 21 Sony $26,724,700 29.7% 2,648 $10,092 $89,976,100 3/28/08
115 96 Knowing Sum. $26,253,900 29.6% 3,332 $7,879 $88,643,900 3/20/09
116 107 Volcano Fox $25,287,700 29.6% 2,774 $9,115 $85,537,000 4/25/97
117 82 U.S. Marshals WB $28,622,000 29.5% 2,817 $10,161 $97,026,100 3/06/98
118 123 The Other Woman (2014) Fox $23,663,800 29.5% 3,205 $7,384 $80,184,000 4/25/14
119 121 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III NL $23,879,200 29.4% 2,087 $11,440 $81,279,700 3/19/93
120 178 Agent Cody Banks MGM $18,565,800 29.3% 3,369 $5,510 $63,281,800 3/14/03
121 53 Lost in Space NL $34,207,500 29.2% 3,306 $10,346 $117,308,400 4/03/98
122 60 Mr. Peabody & Sherman Fox $32,207,100 29.2% 3,934 $8,187 $110,325,500 3/07/14
123 75 Man on Fire Fox $29,162,900 29.2% 2,980 $9,785 $99,867,600 4/23/04
124 17 Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! Fox $49,903,000 29.1% 3,954 $12,621 $171,316,700 3/14/08
125 194 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous WB $17,439,000 29.0% 3,233 $5,393 $60,200,400 3/24/05
126 98 42 WB $26,109,500 28.9% 3,003 $8,694 $90,257,900 4/12/13
127 170 Baby Mama Uni. $19,298,100 28.8% 2,543 $7,589 $67,066,000 4/25/08
128 64 Mean Girls Par. $31,317,300 28.4% 2,839 $11,030 $110,309,500 4/30/04
129 23 Robots Fox $44,761,400 28.1% 3,776 $11,853 $159,200,000 3/11/05
130 165 Forgetting Sarah Marshall Uni. $19,650,900 28.1% 2,798 $7,023 $70,035,200 4/18/08
131 117 Hidalgo BV $24,135,600 28.0% 3,063 $7,879 $86,269,800 3/05/04
132 188 Mirror Mirror Rela. $17,774,800 27.9% 3,603 $4,933 $63,655,700 3/30/12
133 37 Blades of Glory P/DW $38,196,700 27.8% 3,372 $11,327 $137,211,200 3/30/07
134 102 Disturbia P/DW $25,713,800 27.7% 2,925 $8,791 $92,800,800 4/13/07
135 186 Home on the Range BV $17,792,400 27.7% 3,047 $5,839 $64,129,200 4/02/04
136 71 Failure to Launch Par. $29,666,300 27.5% 3,057 $9,704 $107,812,700 3/10/06
137 35 Rio Fox $38,739,300 27.3% 3,826 $10,125 $141,891,400 4/15/11
138 38 The Pacifier BV $37,940,600 27.0% 3,131 $12,118 $140,432,400 3/04/05
139 167 Enemy at the Gates Par. $19,422,200 26.9% 1,509 $12,870 $72,289,400 3/16/01
140 163 The Shaggy Dog BV $19,821,100 26.7% 3,501 $5,661 $74,281,500 3/10/06
141 197 The Doors TriS $17,303,600 26.6% 840 $20,600 $65,073,300 3/01/91
142 44 21 Jump Street Sony $36,486,000 26.5% 3,121 $11,691 $137,651,800 3/16/12
143 87 The Saint Par. $28,230,900 26.5% 2,307 $12,237 $106,416,500 4/04/97
144 159 Out for Justice WB $19,898,200 26.5% 2,010 $9,898 $75,011,500 4/12/91
145 10 Ice Age Fox $63,450,500 26.3% 3,316 $19,134 $241,659,900 3/15/02
146 129 Sahara Par. $22,437,500 26.3% 3,154 $7,113 $85,277,500 4/08/05
147 90 We Were Soldiers Par. $27,692,200 25.9% 3,143 $8,809 $107,032,100 3/01/02
148 104 Date Night Fox $25,463,500 25.8% 3,374 $7,547 $98,835,600 4/09/10
149 108 The Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult Par. $25,168,300 25.8% 2,361 $10,658 $97,372,100 3/18/94
150 77 Meet the Robinsons BV $29,067,600 25.7% 3,413 $8,517 $113,178,000 3/30/07
151 125 Changing Lanes Par. $23,466,300 25.6% 2,613 $8,979 $91,544,900 4/12/02
152 39 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II NL $37,872,300 25.5% 2,868 $13,205 $148,719,300 3/22/91
153 144 Forces of Nature DW $21,170,400 25.5% 2,058 $10,285 $82,872,000 3/19/99
154 79 U-571 Uni. $28,876,500 25.4% 2,583 $11,179 $113,895,100 4/21/00
155 177 The Road to El Dorado DW $18,972,100 25.3% 3,218 $5,895 $75,116,000 3/31/00
156 80 Anaconda Sony $28,824,000 25.2% 2,456 $11,735 $114,259,400 4/11/97
157 139 Heaven is for Real TriS $21,521,800 24.6% 2,417 $8,904 $87,381,600 4/16/14
158 132 Rules of Engagement Par. $22,168,600 24.5% 3,155 $7,025 $90,580,400 4/07/00
159 26 The Croods Fox $43,749,700 24.2% 4,046 $10,813 $181,060,800 3/22/13
160 140 Holes BV $21,517,300 24.2% 2,331 $9,230 $88,981,200 4/18/03
161 174 Limitless Rela. $19,147,900 24.1% 2,756 $6,947 $79,427,900 3/18/11
162 176 I Love You, Man P/DW $19,004,000 24.0% 2,711 $7,010 $79,200,900 3/20/09
163 21 Wild Hogs BV $45,930,800 23.6% 3,287 $13,973 $194,688,600 3/02/07
164 42 Spy Kids Mira. $37,334,500 23.6% 3,104 $12,027 $158,523,500 3/30/01
165 83 Bad Boys Sony $28,406,000 23.6% 2,132 $13,323 $120,419,300 4/07/95
166 196 Man of the House BV $17,335,100 23.6% 2,013 $8,611 $73,325,300 3/03/95
167 192 Blow NL $17,500,000 23.5% 2,249 $7,780 $74,524,100 4/06/01
168 195 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $17,410,800 23.5% 1,802 $9,661 $74,150,800 3/09/90
169 32 Bringing Down the House BV $41,055,400 23.4% 2,801 $14,657 $175,194,800 3/07/03
170 63 Entrapment Fox $31,566,700 23.0% 2,814 $11,218 $137,426,600 4/30/99
171 158 RV Sony $19,948,300 22.9% 3,639 $5,481 $87,166,300 4/28/06
172 164 D2: The Mighty Ducks BV $19,722,400 22.7% 2,182 $9,038 $86,856,200 3/25/94
173 124 Along Came a Spider Par. $23,503,700 22.6% 2,530 $9,289 $104,180,600 4/06/01
174 30 Erin Brockovich Uni. $41,555,100 22.4% 2,848 $14,591 $185,480,100 3/17/00
175 157 Up Close and Personal BV $19,993,600 21.7% 1,506 $13,274 $92,005,900 3/01/96
176 131 Jungle 2 Jungle BV $22,218,700 21.4% 2,316 $9,592 $103,926,800 3/07/97
177 147 Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip Col. $21,066,100 21.4% 1,277 $16,494 $98,280,900 3/12/82
178 136 Executive Decision WB $21,736,500 21.3% 2,232 $9,737 $101,875,800 3/15/96
179 179 Never Been Kissed Fox $18,547,300 21.3% 2,455 $7,554 $86,925,000 4/09/99
180 135 The Rookie BV $21,950,500 21.2% 2,511 $8,741 $103,576,000 3/29/02
181 116 Pet Sematary Par. $24,153,000 21.0% 1,585 $15,238 $115,228,500 4/21/89
182 168 Police Academy 3: Back in Training WB $19,416,400 20.8% 1,788 $10,859 $93,501,400 3/21/86
183 25 How to Train Your Dragon P/DW $43,787,300 20.1% 4,055 $10,799 $217,854,900 3/26/10
184 111 Outbreak WB $24,557,800 19.8% 2,215 $11,085 $123,809,200 3/10/95
185 99 City of Angels WB $26,084,800 19.5% 2,212 $11,792 $133,546,600 4/10/98
186 88 White Men Can't Jump Fox $28,217,000 19.3% 1,923 $14,673 $146,260,300 3/27/92
187 119 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment WB $23,938,100 19.2% 1,613 $14,839 $124,669,300 3/29/85
188 20 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL $47,794,600 18.8% 2,006 $23,825 $254,543,000 3/30/90
189 190 Major League Par. $17,717,000 17.7% 1,541 $11,497 $99,845,200 4/07/89
190 187 Primal Fear Par. $17,777,100 17.6% 1,983 $8,963 $101,059,900 4/05/96
191 16 Liar Liar Uni. $54,494,000 17.3% 2,845 $19,154 $314,603,100 3/21/97
192 48 Indecent Proposal Par. $35,354,000 17.2% 1,694 $20,869 $204,987,400 4/09/93
193 81 Analyze This WB $28,805,700 17.2% 2,518 $11,439 $167,482,300 3/05/99
194 29 The Matrix WB $43,542,300 16.2% 2,849 $15,282 $268,696,900 3/31/99
195 57 The Birdcage MGM $32,913,000 14.7% 1,950 $16,878 $223,421,200 3/08/96
196 59 The Hunt for Red October Par. $32,295,100 14.1% 1,225 $26,362 $229,603,000 3/02/90
197 78 Basic Instinct TriS $29,019,300 12.9% 1,567 $18,519 $225,809,300 3/20/92
198 154 Police Academy WB $20,302,800 10.6% 1,063 $19,099 $192,364,000 3/23/84
199 149 Porky's Fox $20,641,800 7.2% 1,148 $17,980 $285,619,100 3/19/82
200 143 Pretty Woman BV $21,227,800 6.3% 1,325 $16,020 $335,724,300 3/23/90

Note: Spring is defined as the first Friday in March through the Thursday before the first Friday in May.


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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