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PER-THEATER AVERAGES

Wide Releases Only (600+ Theaters)
1982–Present


Note: This chart shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.

RankTitle (click to view)StudioTheater
Average
TheatersOpening*Adjusted Gross^Wide
Date**
1 Proud American Slow $145 750 $108,700 $148,600 9/12/08
2 Oogieloves In The BIG Balloon Adventure KVP $215 2,160 $463,300 $1,065,900 8/29/12
3 Creature (2011) BD $222 1,507 $334,400 $512,500 9/9/11
4 Delgo Free $268 2,160 $578,900 $785,700 12/12/08
5 Transylmania FullC $280 1,007 $281,600 $424,300 12/4/09
6 The Passion Recut NM $295 957 $283,500 $643,900 3/11/05
7 Saw 10th Anniversary LGF $317 2,063 $653,300 $819,400 10/31/14
8 Nobel Son Free $423 893 $377,600 $611,100 12/5/08
9 The Virginity Hit Sony $454 700 $317,900 $650,300 9/24/10
10 Phantom (2013) RCR $464 1,118 $519,500 $1,043,600 3/1/13
11 National Lampoon's Gold Diggers P&A $496 1,062 $527,200 $689,100 9/17/04
12 Men, Women & Children Par. $506 608 $307,900 $709,400 10/17/14
13 Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights - From Hollywood to the Heartland PicH $546 962 $524,900 $682,900 2/8/08
14 23 Blast OAE $549 617 $338,800 $551,900 10/24/14
15 Standing Ovation RM $580 623 $361,400 $543,200 7/16/10
16 Sarah Landon and the Paranormal Hour Free $617 1,121 $692,000 $1,013,100 10/19/07
17 X Games 3D The Movie BV $651 1,399 $911,300 $1,514,500 8/21/09
18 Undiscovered Lions $656 1,304 $856,400 $1,354,600 8/26/05
19 Rich Girl Stu3 $669 1,058 $709,900 $1,082,000 5/3/91
20 The Ten Commandments (2007) RM $681 830 $565,200 $1,124,500 10/19/07
21 Million Dollar Mystery DEG $764 1,396 $1,066,900 $2,054,000 6/12/87
22 The Final Season YFG $771 1,011 $780,200 $1,368,700 10/12/07
23 The Rover A24 $771 608 $469,100 $1,086,300 6/20/14
24 Freddie as F.R.o.7. Mira. $779 1,257 $980,700 $2,190,200 8/28/92
25 Slow Burn LGF $790 1,163 $918,400 $1,460,700 4/13/07
26 Kids in America Slow $796 701 $557,700 $681,100 10/21/05
27 The Identical Free $815 1,956 $1,595,000 $2,841,700 9/5/14
28 September Dawn Slow $829 857 $710,300 $1,258,800 8/24/07
29 Redbelt SPC $830 1,379 $1,145,000 $2,653,100 5/9/08
30 The Brothers Solomon SGem $857 700 $600,300 $1,063,300 9/7/07
31 The Pyramid Fox $859 685 $588,500 $2,561,200 12/12/14
32 Dylan Dog: Dead of Night OMNI/FSR $869 875 $760,400 $1,225,800 4/29/11
33 Skinwalkers ADF $876 745 $653,300 $1,202,600 8/10/07
34 The Railway Man Wein. $897 600 $538,000 $4,326,500 5/23/14
35 The Fifth Estate BV $920 1,769 $1,627,300 $3,371,300 10/18/13
36 The Abandoned ADF $923 1,000 $922,900 $1,571,100 2/23/07
37 How to Lose Friends and Alienate People MGM $924 1,750 $1,617,500 $3,142,500 10/3/08
38 Turtle Beach WB $943 727 $686,700 $1,523,300 5/1/92
39 The Spectacular Now A24 $949 770 $730,100 $7,079,600 9/13/13
40 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Sony $964 1,500 $1,447,100 $2,548,200 9/9/11
41 My Week with Marilyn Wein. $967 602 $581,900 $15,063,200 12/23/11
42 Before I Go To Sleep CE $974 1,902 $1,852,500 $3,258,500 10/31/14
43 The Raid 2 SPC $978 954 $932,600 $2,561,000 4/11/14
44 Marci X Par. $979 1,200 $1,175,500 $2,220,300 8/22/03
45 Battle for Terra LGF $1,017 1,159 $1,177,800 $1,862,700 5/1/09
46 A Dog of Flanders WB $1,018 1,267 $1,291,300 $3,461,600 8/27/99
47 An Education SPC $1,024 761 $779,600 $13,191,200 2/5/10
48 The Mighty Macs QM $1,025 975 $998,900 $1,934,800 10/21/11
49 Supercross Fox $1,039 1,621 $1,685,500 $3,930,200 8/17/05
50 Anchorman 2 (R-Rated Extended Cut) Par. $1,053 1,317 $1,386,100 $2,228,200 2/28/14
51 The Rocker Fox $1,071 2,784 $2,981,200 $7,248,700 8/20/08
52 Won't Back Down Fox $1,080 2,515 $2,717,100 $5,542,600 9/28/12
53 The Raid: Redemption SPC $1,091 881 $961,500 $4,113,100 4/13/12
54 What If (2014) CBS $1,091 787 $858,600 $3,510,300 8/15/14
55 The Princess and the Goblin Hemd $1,103 795 $877,200 $4,089,300 6/3/94
56 GoBots: Battle of the Rock Lords Atl $1,114 1,045 $1,164,200 $2,929,000 3/21/86
57 Destiny Turns on the Radio Sav. $1,120 1,126 $1,263,100 $2,197,000 4/28/95
58 The Art of Getting By FoxS $1,121 610 $684,200 $1,441,000 6/17/11
59 The King's Speech (PG-13) Wein. $1,129 1,011 $1,141,600 $3,369,200 4/1/11
60 Chasing Mavericks Fox $1,143 2,002 $2,288,000 $6,265,100 10/26/12
61 Bandslam Sum. $1,145 2,121 $2,428,700 $5,672,000 8/14/09
62 College MGM $1,147 2,123 $2,435,000 $5,309,300 8/29/08
63 P2 Sum. $1,153 2,131 $2,458,900 $4,715,100 11/9/07
64 Persecuted MNE $1,163 736 $855,600 $1,519,500 7/18/14
65 Last Ounce of Courage RM $1,176 1,407 $1,655,300 $3,475,200 9/14/12
66 Hamlet 2 Focus $1,203 1,597 $1,921,200 $5,525,900 8/27/08
67 Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius FFn. $1,210 1,332 $1,612,600 $3,522,700 4/30/04
68 Steel WB $1,221 1,260 $1,539,200 $3,026,800 8/15/97
69 Resurrecting the Champ YFG $1,226 1,605 $1,968,200 $3,744,400 8/24/07
70 Letters to God Viv. $1,251 897 $1,122,000 $2,909,500 4/9/10
71 The Real Cancun NL $1,255 2,261 $2,839,700 $5,151,300 4/25/03
72 The Cold Light of Day LG/S $1,265 1,511 $1,911,600 $3,926,400 9/7/12
73 Lucky You WB $1,266 2,525 $3,199,000 $6,796,900 5/4/07
74 The Jane Austen Book Club SPC $1,286 1,232 $1,585,800 $4,219,600 10/5/07
75 Blindness Mira. $1,305 1,690 $2,205,600 $3,790,600 10/3/08
76 Deception (2008) Fox $1,306 2,001 $2,614,900 $5,200,500 4/25/08
77 Turn It Up NL $1,314 661 $869,000 $1,880,000 9/8/00
78 The Adventures of Pluto Nash WB $1,314 2,320 $3,050,800 $6,177,500 8/16/02
79 All the Pretty Horses Mira. $1,324 1,483 $1,965,900 $22,594,800 12/25/00
80 Cats Don't Dance WB $1,327 1,252 $1,662,500 $6,309,600 3/28/97
81 Crazy in Alabama Sony $1,330 1,214 $1,615,400 $3,206,200 10/22/99
82 Pinocchio Mira. $1,346 1,195 $1,609,300 $4,982,900 12/25/02
83 Bad Moon WB $1,350 825 $1,115,300 $1,939,100 11/1/96
84 The Hoax Mira. $1,357 1,069 $1,451,400 $8,456,400 4/20/07
85 Tarzan and the Lost City WB $1,363 1,412 $1,922,800 $3,762,100 4/24/98
86 Fun Size Par. $1,373 3,014 $4,136,700 $9,820,800 10/26/12
87 Gracie PicH $1,374 1,164 $1,600,300 $3,489,200 6/1/07
88 Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return CE $1,374 2,658 $3,653,300 $8,248,700 5/9/14
89 Hoot NL $1,383 3,018 $4,175,500 $10,063,400 5/5/06
90 The Company You Keep SPC $1,385 807 $1,117,100 $4,973,800 4/26/13
91 Free Willy 3: The Rescue WB $1,396 1,258 $1,756,100 $6,097,100 8/8/97
92 The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising Fox $1,407 3,141 $4,420,300 $10,379,500 10/5/07
93 Tusk A24 $1,414 602 $851,000 $1,835,800 9/19/14
94 Spider-Man / Men in Black II Sony $1,420 2,078 $2,951,500 $9,270,200 9/6/02
95 A Sound of Thunder WB $1,424 816 $1,162,100 $2,407,400 9/2/05
96 Oliver Twist Sony $1,444 779 $1,125,800 $2,635,300 9/30/05
97 National Lampoon's Van Wilder: The Rise of Taj MGM $1,448 1,979 $2,867,900 $5,328,300 12/1/06
98 Machete Kills ORF $1,470 2,538 $3,731,500 $7,787,600 10/11/13
99 Post Grad Fox $1,474 1,959 $2,886,600 $6,943,700 8/21/09
100 The Fourth War Can. $1,482 1,005 $1,490,500 $2,506,800 3/23/90
101 Paranoia Rela. $1,486 2,459 $3,654,400 $7,647,000 8/16/13
102 Ernest Rides Again EPG $1,491 1,190 $1,775,000 $2,844,000 11/12/93
103 Before Midnight SPC $1,493 897 $1,339,800 $8,064,600 6/14/13
104 Vampire Academy Wein. $1,495 2,676 $4,000,600 $7,948,000 2/7/14
105 Grind WB $1,500 2,253 $3,381,900 $6,899,600 8/15/03
106 Miss March FoxS $1,505 1,742 $2,622,300 $5,138,100 3/13/09
107 Masterminds Sony $1,513 1,186 $1,794,900 $3,424,100 8/22/97
108 Nitro Circus the Movie 3D ArcEnt $1,545 800 $1,235,400 $3,377,600 8/8/12
109 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm WB $1,549 1,506 $2,334,000 $10,968,300 12/25/93
110 Beyond Borders Par. $1,554 1,798 $2,796,100 $5,965,600 10/24/03
111 Major League: Back to the Minors WB $1,556 2,322 $3,613,300 $6,185,100 4/17/98
112 Rumor Has It WB $1,562 2,815 $4,399,700 $53,715,400 12/25/05
113 The Big Year Fox $1,569 2,150 $3,372,300 $7,367,400 10/14/11
114 Ruby Triu $1,573 764 $1,202,000 $1,798,700 3/27/92
115 Year of the Gun Triu $1,582 739 $1,168,900 $2,280,300 11/1/91
116 Firehouse Dog Fox $1,584 2,860 $4,530,800 $16,443,500 4/4/07
117 Teacher's Pet BV $1,587 2,027 $3,218,300 $8,488,700 1/16/04
118 Captivity ADF $1,589 1,061 $1,686,700 $3,100,200 7/13/07
119 The Pebble and the Penguin MGM $1,594 1,315 $2,096,300 $7,436,600 4/14/95
120 Ravenous Fox $1,598 1,040 $1,663,500 $3,296,600 3/19/99
121 Things We Lost in the Fire P/DW $1,613 1,142 $1,843,500 $3,879,800 10/19/07
122 Kickin' It Old Skool YFG $1,615 1,816 $2,932,400 $5,314,100 4/27/07
123 Love Stinks IA $1,616 1,325 $2,141,200 $4,674,800 9/10/99
124 The Last Legion Wein. $1,618 2,002 $3,241,300 $7,002,900 8/17/07
125 The Ex MGM/W $1,630 1,009 $1,645,500 $3,650,900 5/11/07
126 MacGruber Uni. $1,633 2,551 $4,166,600 $8,707,900 5/21/10
127 The Opposite Sex and How to Live With Them Mira. $1,634 630 $1,029,700 $1,355,200 3/26/93
128 Nebraska Par. $1,636 968 $1,583,600 $17,772,800 1/24/14
129 Stay Fox $1,646 1,684 $2,771,900 $4,594,400 10/21/05
130 Hit and Run ORF $1,646 2,870 $4,724,000 $13,749,300 8/22/12
131 Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace NL $1,652 1,589 $2,624,600 $4,426,000 1/12/96
132 Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil Wein. $1,652 2,505 $4,139,200 $10,221,100 4/29/11
133 Sunshine Cleaning Over. $1,662 642 $1,067,300 $13,641,800 4/17/09
134 The In Crowd WB $1,671 1,357 $2,268,100 $7,954,300 7/21/00
135 Feast of Love MGM $1,679 1,200 $2,015,800 $4,143,900 9/28/07
136 Unforgettable MGM $1,683 1,573 $2,649,500 $5,183,700 2/23/96
137 Race the Sun Sony $1,683 1,218 $2,051,100 $3,574,200 3/22/96
138 Sex Drive Sum. $1,685 2,421 $4,079,400 $9,502,500 10/17/08
139 Alone in the Dark Lions $1,690 2,124 $3,590,600 $6,560,100 1/28/05
140 U2 3D NGE $1,692 686 $1,160,500 $11,681,400 2/22/08
141 Heavenly Bodies MGM $1,695 1,504 $2,549,500 $4,207,800 2/1/85
142 I Dreamed of Africa Sony $1,719 2,112 $3,632,800 $10,020,500 5/5/00
143 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Mira. $1,720 678 $1,166,000 $10,230,500 12/5/08
144 Daddy Day Camp SonR $1,722 2,332 $4,016,000 $15,620,700 8/8/07
145 Extreme Ops Par. $1,733 1,800 $3,121,600 $6,763,200 11/27/02
146 Prom BV $1,739 2,730 $4,747,700 $10,465,300 4/29/11
147 Atlas Shrugged: Part II ADC $1,746 1,012 $1,766,800 $3,481,800 10/12/12
148 City of Ember Fox $1,751 2,022 $3,539,200 $8,903,800 10/10/08
149 Aces: Iron Eagle III NL $1,755 1,051 $1,844,700 $4,926,000 6/12/92
150 Thunderbirds Uni. $1,759 2,057 $3,617,800 $8,997,300 7/30/04
151 Wild America WB $1,767 1,812 $3,203,000 $12,990,100 7/4/97
152 The Words CBS $1,770 2,801 $4,958,500 $11,494,800 9/7/12
153 Detroit Rock City NL $1,777 1,802 $3,205,700 $6,740,700 8/13/99
154 The Scout Fox $1,787 1,585 $2,833,900 $5,233,800 9/30/94
155 Take Me Home Tonight Rela. $1,787 2,003 $3,579,300 $7,023,200 3/4/11
156 Curse of the Golden Flower SPC $1,790 1,234 $2,210,400 $7,814,100 1/12/07
157 Idle Hands Sony $1,792 1,611 $2,888,600 $6,637,000 4/30/99
158 How I Got Into College Fox $1,794 743 $1,333,300 $3,358,900 5/19/89
159 The Ultimate Gift BPic $1,794 816 $1,464,800 $4,058,500 3/9/07
160 King's Ransom NL $1,795 1,508 $2,708,000 $5,077,900 4/22/05
161 Witless Protection LGF $1,796 1,333 $2,393,800 $4,706,500 2/22/08
162 Vibes Col. $1,804 1,003 $1,810,700 $3,721,800 8/5/88
163 High Tension Lions $1,817 1,323 $2,404,000 $4,663,100 6/10/05
164 Big Bully WB $1,817 1,143 $2,077,900 $3,752,300 1/26/96
165 I Don't Know How She Does It Wein. $1,818 2,476 $4,502,000 $9,881,300 9/16/11
166 Art School Confidential SPC $1,819 762 $1,386,100 $4,087,400 5/12/06
167 Bubble Boy BV $1,821 1,605 $2,924,300 $7,184,500 8/24/01
168 Chasers WB $1,822 782 $1,425,600 $3,101,700 4/22/94
169 From Justin to Kelly Fox $1,827 2,001 $3,657,200 $6,637,200 6/20/03
170 Milk Focus $1,828 882 $1,612,200 $36,010,000 1/30/09
171 The Express Uni. $1,838 2,808 $5,160,000 $11,075,600 10/10/08
172 Let's Go to Prison Uni. $1,840 1,495 $2,752,200 $5,739,800 11/17/06
173 Monsters, Inc. (3D) BV $1,840 2,618 $4,816,200 $34,645,300 12/19/12
174 House of Flying Daggers SPC $1,851 1,189 $2,201,000 $14,137,300 1/14/05
175 Grandma's Boy Fox $1,851 2,015 $3,730,700 $7,550,000 1/6/06
176 Charlie Bartlett MGM $1,851 1,122 $2,076,700 $4,469,100 2/22/08
177 Wish I Was Here Focus $1,856 625 $1,160,300 $3,500,800 7/25/14
178 The Way Back NM $1,857 678 $1,259,200 $2,791,200 1/21/11
179 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story Sony $1,859 2,650 $4,926,700 $21,137,800 12/21/07
180 Magic in the Moonlight SPC $1,862 964 $1,795,000 $10,591,500 8/15/14
181 The Quiet Ones LGF $1,866 2,027 $3,782,200 $8,295,300 4/25/14
182 Goodbye Lover WB $1,867 865 $1,616,300 $3,101,400 4/16/99
183 Wired Tau $1,869 745 $1,393,000 $2,227,400 8/25/89
184 What's Your Number? Fox $1,873 3,002 $5,622,500 $14,328,700 9/30/11
185 Believe ORF $1,883 1,037 $1,952,300 $6,223,500 12/25/13
186 The Big Bounce WB $1,893 2,304 $4,362,500 $8,485,400 1/30/04
187 Black Beauty WB $1,904 1,312 $2,497,800 $8,994,900 7/29/94
188 The Warrior's Way Rela. $1,906 1,622 $3,090,500 $5,744,100 12/3/10
189 The Care Bears Movie 3 Cinpx $1,909 1,094 $2,087,900 $5,416,100 8/7/87
190 Pandorum Over. $1,921 2,506 $4,815,500 $11,023,200 9/25/09
191 Radioland Murders Uni. $1,923 844 $1,623,200 $2,558,100 10/21/94
192 Catch a Fire Focus $1,925 1,305 $2,512,900 $5,330,400 10/27/06
193 The Nutcracker Prince WB $1,925 906 $1,744,900 $3,420,200 11/21/90
194 Punisher: War Zone LGF $1,926 2,508 $4,830,700 $9,105,000 12/5/08
195 Everybody's Fine Mira. $1,927 2,133 $4,110,200 $9,826,000 12/4/09
196 Doogal Wein. $1,928 2,318 $4,470,200 $9,195,200 2/24/06
197 Bullet to the Head WB $1,935 2,404 $4,651,300 $9,572,400 2/1/13
198 The Condemned LGF $1,945 2,310 $4,493,800 $8,700,300 4/27/07
199 Whiteout WB $1,949 2,745 $5,350,000 $11,166,000 9/11/09
200 BloodRayne Rom. $1,950 985 $1,921,500 $2,982,000 1/6/06

CHART NOTES
* Opening is the opening weekend of the wide release date.
^ Total Gross does not include additional releases, if any.
** Release date is the date the movie went wide (600+ theaters).
Highlighted rows indicated movies released in the past year.

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