> ALL TIME BOX OFFICE

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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 TotalTheatersAverageTotal Gross^Date**
1 Marvel's The Avengers BV $207,438,708 33.3% 4,349 $47,698 $623,357,910 5/04/12
2 Iron Man 3 BV $174,144,585 42.6% 4,253 $40,946 $409,013,994 5/03/13
3 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 WB $169,189,427 44.4% 4,375 $38,672 $381,011,219 7/15/11
4 The Dark Knight Rises WB $160,887,295 35.9% 4,404 $36,532 $448,139,099 7/20/12
5 The Dark Knight WB $158,411,483 29.7% 4,366 $36,283 $533,345,358 7/18/08
6 Spider-Man 3 Sony $151,116,516 44.9% 4,252 $35,540 $336,530,303 5/04/07
7 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest BV $135,634,554 32.0% 4,133 $32,817 $423,315,812 7/07/06
8 Iron Man 2 Par. $128,122,480 41.0% 4,380 $29,252 $312,433,331 5/07/10
9 Shrek the Third P/DW $121,629,270 37.7% 4,122 $29,507 $322,719,944 5/18/07
10 Man of Steel WB $116,619,362 40.1% 4,207 $27,720 $291,045,518 6/14/13
11 Spider-Man Sony $114,844,116 28.4% 3,615 $31,768 $403,706,375 5/03/02
12 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End BV $114,732,820 37.1% 4,362 $26,302 $309,420,425 5/25/07
13 Toy Story 3 BV $110,307,189 26.6% 4,028 $27,385 $415,004,880 6/18/10
14 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen P/DW $108,966,307 27.1% 4,234 $25,736 $402,111,870 6/24/09
15 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $108,435,841 28.5% 3,661 $29,619 $380,270,577 5/19/05
16 Shrek 2 DW $108,037,878 24.5% 4,163 $25,951 $441,226,247 5/19/04
17 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $102,750,665 43.8% 3,690 $27,845 $234,362,462 5/26/06
18 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Par. $100,137,835 31.6% 4,260 $23,507 $317,101,119 5/22/08
19 Transformers: Age of Extinction Par. $100,038,390 47.9% 4,233 $23,633 $209,031,000 6/27/14
20 Iron Man Par. $98,618,668 31.0% 4,105 $24,024 $318,412,101 5/02/08
21 Transformers: Dark of the Moon P/DW $97,852,865 27.8% 4,088 $23,937 $352,390,543 6/29/11
22 Fast & Furious 6 Uni. $97,375,245 40.8% 3,658 $26,620 $238,679,850 5/24/13
23 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban WB $93,687,367 37.5% 3,855 $24,302 $249,541,069 6/04/04
24 Godzilla (2014) WB $93,188,384 47.0% 3,952 $23,580 $198,108,951 5/16/14
25 The Matrix Reloaded WB $91,774,413 32.6% 3,603 $25,471 $281,576,461 5/15/03
26 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Sony $91,608,337 45.6% 4,324 $21,186 $200,938,015 5/02/14
27 X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $90,823,660 39.6% 3,996 $22,729 $229,177,000 5/23/14
28 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides BV $90,151,958 37.4% 4,155 $21,697 $241,071,802 5/20/11
29 Spider-Man 2 Sony $88,156,227 23.6% 4,152 $21,232 $373,585,825 6/30/04
30 The Hangover Part II WB $85,946,294 33.8% 3,615 $23,775 $254,464,305 5/26/11
31 X2: X-Men United Fox $85,558,731 39.8% 3,741 $22,870 $214,949,694 5/02/03
32 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Fox $85,058,003 47.3% 4,099 $20,751 $179,883,157 5/01/09
33 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $83,517,315 22.7% 3,997 $20,895 $368,061,265 7/03/13
34 Monsters University BV $82,429,469 30.7% 4,004 $20,587 $268,492,764 6/21/13
35 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $80,027,814 26.5% 3,161 $25,317 $302,191,252 5/16/02
36 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $77,835,727 25.8% 4,325 $17,997 $301,959,197 7/15/09
37 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $77,108,414 26.4% 4,285 $17,994 $292,004,738 7/11/07
38 The Da Vinci Code Sony $77,073,388 35.4% 3,735 $20,635 $217,536,138 5/19/06
39 Star Trek Par. $75,204,289 29.2% 3,849 $19,539 $257,730,019 5/08/09
40 The Simpsons Movie Fox $74,036,787 40.4% 3,922 $18,877 $183,135,014 7/27/07
41 Austin Powers in Goldmember NL $73,071,188 34.3% 3,613 $20,224 $213,307,889 7/26/02
42 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Fox $73,000,000 100.0% 3,967 $18,402 $73,000,000 7/11/14
43 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Uni. $72,132,785 31.5% 3,281 $21,985 $229,086,679 5/23/97
44 Shrek Forever After P/DW $70,838,207 29.7% 4,359 $16,251 $238,736,787 5/21/10
45 Transformers P/DW $70,502,384 22.1% 4,011 $17,577 $319,246,193 7/03/07
46 Finding Nemo BV $70,251,710 20.7% 3,374 $20,821 $339,714,978 5/30/03
47 Star Trek Into Darkness Par. $70,165,559 30.7% 3,868 $18,140 $228,778,661 5/16/13
48 Maleficent BV $69,431,298 31.3% 3,948 $17,586 $221,994,000 5/30/14
49 The Bourne Ultimatum Uni. $69,283,690 30.5% 3,660 $18,929 $227,471,070 8/03/07
50 The Day After Tomorrow Fox $68,743,584 36.8% 3,425 $20,071 $186,740,799 5/28/04
51 Planet of the Apes (2001) Fox $68,532,960 38.1% 3,500 $19,580 $180,011,740 7/27/01
52 The Mummy Returns Uni. $68,139,035 33.7% 3,401 $20,035 $202,019,785 5/04/01
53 Up BV $68,108,790 23.2% 3,766 $18,085 $293,004,164 5/29/09
54 Bruce Almighty Uni. $67,953,330 28.0% 3,483 $19,510 $242,829,261 5/23/03
55 Rush Hour 2 NL $67,408,222 29.8% 3,118 $21,619 $226,164,286 8/03/01
56 World War Z Par. $66,411,834 32.8% 3,607 $18,412 $202,359,711 6/21/13
57 Brave BV $66,323,594 28.0% 4,164 $15,928 $237,283,207 6/22/12
58 Cars 2 BV $66,135,507 34.5% 4,115 $16,072 $191,452,396 6/24/11
59 Thor Par. $65,723,338 36.3% 3,955 $16,618 $181,030,624 5/06/11
60 Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $65,058,524 36.8% 3,715 $17,512 $176,654,505 7/22/11
61 War of the Worlds Par. $64,878,725 27.7% 3,908 $16,601 $234,280,354 6/29/05
62 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Sum. $64,832,191 21.6% 4,468 $14,510 $300,531,751 6/30/10
63 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $64,820,970 15.0% 2,970 $21,825 $431,088,295 5/19/99
64 WALL-E BV $63,087,526 28.2% 3,992 $15,803 $223,808,164 6/27/08
65 Inception WB $62,785,337 21.5% 3,792 $16,557 $292,576,195 7/16/10
66 Hancock Sony $62,603,879 27.5% 3,965 $15,789 $227,946,274 7/02/08
67 Hulk Uni. $62,128,420 47.0% 3,660 $16,974 $132,177,234 6/20/03
68 The Amazing Spider-Man Sony $62,004,688 23.7% 4,318 $14,360 $262,030,663 7/03/12
69 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $60,316,738 27.9% 4,258 $14,166 $216,391,482 6/08/12
70 Kung Fu Panda P/DW $60,239,130 28.0% 4,114 $14,642 $215,434,591 6/06/08
71 Cars BV $60,119,509 24.6% 3,985 $15,086 $244,082,982 6/09/06
72 Signs BV $60,117,080 26.4% 3,264 $18,418 $227,966,634 8/02/02
73 Pearl Harbor BV $59,078,912 29.8% 3,214 $18,381 $198,542,554 5/25/01
74 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Fox $58,051,684 44.0% 3,959 $14,663 $131,921,738 6/15/07
75 Mission: Impossible II Par. $57,845,297 26.9% 3,653 $15,835 $215,409,889 5/24/00
76 22 Jump Street Sony $57,071,445 33.2% 3,306 $17,263 $171,961,000 6/13/14
77 Sex and the City WB (NL) $57,038,404 37.4% 3,285 $17,363 $152,647,258 5/30/08
78 Despicable Me Uni. $56,397,125 22.4% 3,476 $16,225 $251,513,985 7/09/10
79 Snow White and the Huntsman Uni. $56,217,700 36.2% 3,773 $14,900 $155,332,381 6/01/12
80 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory WB $56,178,450 27.2% 3,770 $14,901 $206,459,076 7/15/05
81 Fantastic Four Fox $56,061,504 36.2% 3,602 $15,563 $154,696,080 7/08/05
82 The Karate Kid Sony $55,665,805 31.5% 3,663 $15,197 $176,591,618 6/11/10
83 The Incredible Hulk Uni. $55,414,050 41.1% 3,505 $15,810 $134,806,913 6/13/08
84 X-Men: First Class Fox $55,101,604 37.6% 3,641 $15,134 $146,408,305 6/03/11
85 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian BV $55,034,805 38.9% 3,929 $14,007 $141,621,490 5/16/08
86 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me NL $54,917,604 26.7% 3,312 $16,581 $206,040,086 6/11/99
87 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Fox $54,806,191 31.0% 3,648 $15,024 $176,760,185 8/05/11
88 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Par. $54,713,046 36.4% 4,007 $13,654 $150,201,498 8/07/09
89 MIB 3 Sony $54,592,779 30.5% 4,248 $12,851 $179,020,854 5/25/12
90 X-Men Fox $54,471,475 34.6% 3,025 $18,007 $157,299,717 7/14/00
91 Ted Uni. $54,415,205 24.9% 3,239 $16,800 $218,815,487 6/29/12
92 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Fox $54,173,286 30.6% 4,096 $13,226 $177,243,721 5/22/09
93 Scooby-Doo WB $54,155,312 35.3% 3,447 $15,710 $153,294,164 6/14/02
94 Green Lantern WB $53,174,303 45.6% 3,816 $13,935 $116,601,172 6/17/11
95 The Wolverine Fox $53,113,752 40.1% 3,924 $13,536 $132,556,852 7/26/13
96 Batman Forever WB $52,784,433 28.7% 2,842 $18,572 $184,031,112 6/16/95
97 Superman Returns WB $52,535,096 26.3% 4,065 $12,923 $200,081,192 6/28/06
98 The Bourne Supremacy Uni. $52,521,865 29.8% 3,165 $16,594 $176,241,941 7/23/04
99 I, Robot Fox $52,179,887 36.0% 3,420 $15,257 $144,801,023 7/16/04
100 Men in Black II Sony $52,148,751 27.4% 3,557 $14,660 $190,418,803 7/03/02
101 Van Helsing Uni. $51,748,040 43.1% 3,575 $14,474 $120,177,084 5/07/04
102 Men in Black Sony $51,068,455 20.4% 3,020 $16,910 $250,690,539 7/02/97
103 Prometheus Fox $51,050,101 40.4% 3,396 $15,032 $126,477,084 6/08/12
104 Wanted Uni. $50,927,085 37.9% 3,175 $16,040 $134,508,551 6/27/08
105 Jurassic Park III Uni. $50,771,645 28.0% 3,434 $14,784 $181,171,875 7/18/01
106 The Village BV $50,746,142 44.4% 3,730 $13,604 $114,197,520 7/30/04
107 2 Fast 2 Furious Uni. $50,472,480 39.7% 3,408 $14,810 $127,154,901 6/06/03
108 Mr. & Mrs. Smith Fox $50,342,878 27.0% 3,424 $14,702 $186,336,279 6/10/05
109 Independence Day Fox $50,228,264 16.4% 2,882 $17,428 $306,169,268 7/03/96
110 The Great Gatsby (2013) WB $50,085,185 34.6% 3,535 $14,168 $144,840,419 5/10/13
111 How to Train Your Dragon 2 Fox $49,451,322 32.5% 4,253 $11,627 $152,068,000 6/13/14
112 Rush Hour 3 NL $49,100,158 35.0% 3,778 $12,996 $140,125,968 8/10/07
113 Neighbors Uni. $49,033,915 33.0% 3,279 $14,954 $148,627,000 5/09/14
114 Batman Begins WB $48,745,440 23.7% 3,858 $12,634 $205,343,774 6/15/05
115 The Fault in our Stars Fox $48,002,523 40.1% 3,173 $15,128 $119,583,000 6/06/14
116 Mission: Impossible III Par. $47,743,273 35.6% 4,054 $11,776 $134,029,801 5/05/06
117 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider Par. $47,735,743 36.4% 3,308 $14,430 $131,168,070 6/15/01
118 Kung Fu Panda 2 P/DW $47,656,302 28.8% 3,925 $12,142 $165,249,063 5/26/11
119 The Longest Yard Par. $47,606,480 30.1% 3,634 $13,100 $158,119,460 5/27/05
120 Madagascar DW $47,224,594 24.4% 4,131 $11,431 $193,595,521 5/27/05
121 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Sony $47,042,215 31.7% 3,803 $12,369 $148,213,377 8/04/06
122 Ratatouille BV $47,027,395 22.8% 3,940 $11,935 $206,445,654 6/29/07
123 Jurassic Park Uni. $47,026,828 13.2% 2,404 $19,561 $357,067,947 6/11/93
124 Troy WB $46,865,412 35.1% 3,411 $13,739 $133,378,256 5/14/04
125 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl BV $46,630,690 15.3% 3,269 $14,264 $305,413,918 7/09/03
126 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $46,629,259 28.9% 3,881 $12,015 $161,321,843 7/13/12
127 Bad Boys II Sony $46,522,560 33.6% 3,186 $14,602 $138,608,444 7/18/03
128 Angels & Demons Sony $46,204,168 34.6% 3,527 $13,100 $133,375,846 5/15/09
129 Batman Returns WB $45,687,711 28.1% 2,644 $17,279 $162,831,698 6/19/92
130 Mission: Impossible Par. $45,436,830 25.1% 3,012 $15,085 $180,981,856 5/22/96
131 American Pie 2 Uni. $45,117,985 31.1% 3,063 $14,729 $145,103,595 8/10/01
132 The Hangover WB $44,979,319 16.2% 3,269 $13,759 $277,322,503 6/05/09
133 XXX SonR $44,506,103 31.3% 3,374 $13,190 $142,109,382 8/09/02
134 Godzilla Sony $44,047,541 32.3% 3,310 $13,307 $136,314,294 5/20/98
135 Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines WB $44,041,440 29.3% 3,504 $12,568 $150,371,112 7/02/03
136 The Mummy Uni. $43,369,635 27.9% 3,210 $13,510 $155,385,488 5/07/99
137 Batman and Robin WB $42,872,605 39.9% 2,934 $14,612 $107,325,195 6/20/97
138 Terminator Salvation WB $42,558,390 34.0% 3,530 $12,056 $125,322,469 5/21/09
139 The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps Uni. $42,518,830 34.5% 3,242 $13,115 $123,309,890 7/28/00
140 Shrek DW $42,347,760 15.8% 3,587 $11,805 $267,665,011 5/16/01
141 Scary Movie Mira. $42,346,669 27.0% 2,912 $14,542 $157,019,771 7/07/00
142 The Conjuring WB $41,855,326 30.5% 2,903 $14,418 $137,400,141 7/19/13
143 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Fox $41,690,382 21.2% 4,099 $10,171 $196,573,705 7/01/09
144 The Hangover Part III WB $41,671,198 37.1% 3,555 $11,722 $112,200,072 5/23/13
145 Big Daddy Sony $41,536,370 25.4% 3,027 $13,721 $163,479,795 6/25/99
146 Grown Ups 2 Sony $41,508,572 31.1% 3,491 $11,890 $133,668,525 7/12/13
147 The Perfect Storm WB $41,325,042 22.6% 3,407 $12,129 $182,618,434 6/30/00
148 Deep Impact Par. $41,152,375 29.3% 3,156 $13,039 $140,464,664 5/08/98
149 Twister WB $41,059,405 17.0% 2,414 $17,008 $241,721,524 5/10/96
150 The Lion King BV $40,888,194 13.1% 2,552 $16,022 $312,855,561 6/24/94
151 Grown Ups Sony $40,506,562 25.0% 3,534 $11,462 $162,001,186 6/25/10
152 Batman WB $40,489,746 16.1% 2,194 $18,454 $251,188,924 6/23/89
153 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Uni. $40,457,770 39.5% 3,760 $10,760 $102,491,776 8/01/08
154 The Last Airbender Par. $40,325,019 30.6% 3,169 $12,725 $131,772,187 7/01/10
155 The Fast and the Furious Uni. $40,089,015 27.7% 2,628 $15,254 $144,533,925 6/22/01
156 Click SonR $40,011,365 29.1% 3,749 $10,672 $137,355,633 6/23/06
157 The Break-Up Uni. $39,172,785 33.0% 3,070 $12,759 $118,703,275 6/02/06
158 Magic Mike WB $39,127,170 34.4% 2,930 $13,354 $113,721,571 6/29/12
159 The Heat Fox $39,115,043 24.5% 3,181 $12,296 $159,582,188 6/28/13
160 Dinosaur BV $38,854,851 28.2% 3,257 $11,929 $137,748,063 5/19/00
161 Get Smart WB $38,683,480 29.7% 3,911 $9,891 $130,319,208 6/20/08
162 You Don't Mess with the Zohan Sony $38,531,374 38.5% 3,462 $11,130 $100,018,837 6/06/08
163 Over the Hedge P/DW $38,457,003 24.8% 4,059 $9,474 $155,019,340 5/19/06
164 Alien Vs. Predator Fox $38,291,056 47.7% 3,395 $11,278 $80,282,231 8/13/04
165 The Bourne Legacy Uni. $38,142,825 33.7% 3,745 $10,185 $113,203,870 8/10/12
166 Inglourious Basterds Wein. $38,054,676 31.6% 3,165 $12,024 $120,540,719 8/21/09
167 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Sony $37,634,221 37.3% 3,459 $10,880 $100,830,111 6/27/03
168 District 9 TriS $37,354,308 32.3% 3,049 $12,251 $115,646,235 8/14/09
169 Pacific Rim WB $37,285,325 36.6% 3,275 $11,385 $101,802,906 7/12/13
170 Mr. Deeds Sony $37,162,787 29.4% 3,231 $11,501 $126,293,452 6/28/02
171 Air Force One Sony $37,132,505 21.5% 2,919 $12,720 $172,956,409 7/25/97
172 S.W.A.T. Sony $37,062,535 31.7% 3,202 $11,574 $116,934,650 8/08/03
173 Cowboys & Aliens Uni. $36,431,290 36.3% 3,750 $9,715 $100,240,551 7/29/11
174 Freddy Vs. Jason NL $36,428,066 44.1% 3,014 $12,086 $82,622,655 8/15/03
175 Ocean's Thirteen WB $36,133,403 30.8% 3,565 $10,135 $117,154,724 6/08/07
176 Armageddon BV $36,089,972 17.9% 3,127 $11,541 $201,578,182 7/01/98
177 Robin Hood Uni. $36,063,385 34.3% 3,503 $10,295 $105,269,730 5/14/10
178 Salt Sony $36,011,243 30.4% 3,612 $9,970 $118,311,368 7/23/10
179 Minority Report Fox $35,677,125 27.0% 3,001 $11,888 $132,072,926 6/21/02
180 The Smurfs Sony $35,611,637 25.0% 3,395 $10,489 $142,614,158 7/29/11
181 The Other Guys Sony $35,543,162 29.8% 3,651 $9,735 $119,219,978 8/06/10
182 Super 8 Par. $35,451,168 27.9% 3,379 $10,492 $127,004,179 6/10/11
183 Lilo & Stitch BV $35,260,212 24.2% 3,191 $11,049 $145,794,338 6/21/02
184 Runaway Bride Par. $35,055,556 23.0% 3,158 $11,100 $152,257,509 7/30/99
185 The Expendables LGF $34,825,135 33.8% 3,270 $10,650 $103,068,524 8/13/10
186 Gladiator DW $34,819,017 18.5% 2,938 $11,851 $187,705,427 5/05/00
187 Hellboy II: The Golden Army Uni. $34,539,115 45.5% 3,204 $10,780 $75,986,503 7/11/08
188 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Uni. $34,233,750 28.5% 3,495 $9,795 $120,059,556 7/20/07
189 Tarzan BV $34,221,968 20.0% 3,005 $11,388 $171,091,819 6/16/99
190 The Purge Uni. $34,058,360 52.8% 2,536 $13,430 $64,473,115 6/07/13
191 Lethal Weapon 4 WB $34,048,124 26.1% 3,117 $10,923 $130,444,603 7/10/98
192 Wedding Crashers NL $33,900,720 16.2% 2,925 $11,589 $209,255,921 7/15/05
193 The Proposal BV $33,627,598 20.5% 3,056 $11,004 $163,958,031 6/19/09
194 Epic Fox $33,531,068 31.2% 3,882 $8,638 $107,518,682 5/24/13
195 The Haunting DW $33,435,140 36.6% 2,808 $11,907 $91,411,151 7/23/99
196 Spy Kids 3D: Game Over Dim. $33,417,739 29.9% 3,344 $9,993 $111,761,982 7/25/03
197 Live Free or Die Hard Fox $33,369,559 24.8% 3,408 $9,791 $134,529,403 6/27/07
198 American Wedding Uni. $33,369,440 31.9% 3,172 $10,520 $104,565,114 8/01/03
199 Lethal Weapon 3 WB $33,243,086 23.0% 2,510 $13,244 $144,731,527 5/15/92
200 Superbad Sony $33,052,411 27.2% 2,948 $11,211 $121,463,226 8/17/07

Note: Summer is defined as the first Friday in May through Labor Day 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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