> ALL TIME BOX OFFICE

Adjuster:

WORST WIDE OPENINGS
1982–Present


Note: Very Wide Releases (opening at 2,000+ theaters), worst 200 openings only.
RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening*% of
Total
TheatersAvg.Total Gross^Wide
Date**
42 Rumor Has It WB $3,473,155 8.1% 2,815 $1,233 $43,000,262 12/25/05
151 Anna and the King Fox $5,223,416 13.3% 2,132 $2,450 $39,263,420 12/17/99
116 Monsters, Inc. (3D) BV $4,774,686 14.0% 2,618 $1,824 $34,043,006 12/19/12
157 The Guilt Trip Par. $5,290,629 14.2% 2,431 $2,176 $37,134,215 12/19/12
46 Joe Somebody Fox $3,553,725 15.6% 2,506 $1,418 $22,771,646 12/21/01
141 Home Alone 3 Fox $5,085,482 16.5% 2,147 $2,368 $30,882,515 12/12/97
198 My Dog Skip WB $5,863,545 17.2% 2,331 $2,515 $34,134,641 3/3/00
127 The Majestic WB $4,904,339 17.6% 2,361 $2,077 $27,807,266 12/21/01
130 The Muppet Christmas Carol BV $5,010,109 18.4% 2,075 $2,414 $27,281,507 12/11/92
79 Flipper Uni. $4,209,525 21.0% 2,385 $1,765 $20,080,020 5/17/96
93 Oliver & Company (Re-issue) BV $4,490,921 21.5% 2,180 $2,060 $20,872,291 3/29/96
78 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story Sony $4,174,383 22.8% 2,650 $1,575 $18,317,151 12/21/07
92 Doug's First Movie BV $4,470,489 23.0% 2,268 $1,971 $19,440,089 3/26/99
137 The Darkest Hour Sum. $5,062,479 23.6% 2,324 $2,178 $21,443,494 12/25/11
132 Flight of the Phoenix Fox $5,019,430 23.9% 2,604 $1,927 $21,009,180 12/17/04
140 Multiplicity Sony $5,075,340 24.1% 2,134 $2,378 $21,075,014 7/19/96
117 Little Giants WB $4,778,029 24.7% 2,022 $2,363 $19,306,362 10/14/94
186 The Iron Giant WB $5,732,614 24.8% 2,179 $2,630 $23,159,305 8/3/99
39 Daddy Day Camp SonR $3,402,678 25.7% 2,332 $1,459 $13,235,267 8/8/07
76 Thomas and the Magic Railroad Dest. $4,154,932 26.1% 2,016 $2,060 $15,933,506 7/26/00
11 All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 MGM $2,256,118 26.2% 2,037 $1,107 $8,620,678 3/29/96
129 Kazaam BV $5,001,588 26.4% 2,012 $2,485 $18,937,262 7/19/96
109 The Big Green BV $4,688,285 26.4% 2,072 $2,262 $17,736,619 9/29/95
59 Firehouse Dog Fox $3,838,916 27.6% 2,860 $1,342 $13,932,383 4/4/07
84 Arthur and the Invisibles MGM/W $4,294,936 28.4% 2,247 $1,911 $15,132,763 1/12/07
122 Jury Duty Sony $4,831,622 28.4% 2,169 $2,227 $17,014,653 4/14/95
121 Muppets from Space Sony $4,826,049 29.0% 2,265 $2,130 $16,625,807 7/14/99
139 The Phantom Par. $5,072,346 29.3% 2,159 $2,349 $17,323,326 6/7/96
154 The Postman WB $5,260,324 29.8% 2,207 $2,383 $17,626,234 12/25/97
133 Rebound Fox $5,033,848 29.9% 2,464 $2,042 $16,809,014 7/1/05
172 Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle NL $5,480,378 30.0% 2,135 $2,566 $18,250,550 7/30/04
47 3 Ninjas Kick Back TriS $3,556,310 30.1% 2,038 $1,745 $11,798,854 5/6/94
164 Max Keeble's Big Move BV $5,377,958 31.1% 2,014 $2,670 $17,294,293 10/5/01
124 My Boss's Daughter Dim. $4,855,798 31.2% 2,201 $2,206 $15,550,605 8/22/03
159 The Country Bears BV $5,309,675 31.3% 2,553 $2,079 $16,990,825 7/26/02
48 The Powerpuff Girls Movie WB $3,583,114 31.4% 2,340 $1,531 $11,412,414 7/3/02
167 Fled MGM $5,405,855 31.4% 2,104 $2,569 $17,193,231 7/19/96
7 Spider-Man / Men in Black II Sony $2,111,862 31.8% 2,078 $1,016 $6,632,970 9/6/02
101 Josie and the Pussycats Uni. $4,562,455 32.0% 2,556 $1,784 $14,271,015 4/11/01
158 The Perfect Man Uni. $5,300,980 32.1% 2,087 $2,540 $16,535,005 6/17/05
190 Pooh's Heffalump Movie BV $5,805,559 32.1% 2,529 $2,295 $18,098,433 2/11/05
98 Out Cold BV $4,531,665 32.6% 2,011 $2,253 $13,906,394 11/21/01
180 Just My Luck Fox $5,692,285 32.9% 2,541 $2,240 $17,326,650 5/12/06
131 Bad Girls Fox $5,012,200 32.9% 2,008 $2,496 $15,240,435 4/22/94
96 Hit and Run ORF $4,526,222 32.9% 2,870 $1,577 $13,749,300 8/22/12
66 The King and I (1999) WB $4,007,565 33.4% 2,352 $1,703 $11,993,021 3/19/99
104 The Man Who Knew Too Little WB $4,604,819 33.6% 2,036 $2,261 $13,717,039 11/14/97
188 Serving Sara Par. $5,758,236 34.0% 2,154 $2,673 $16,930,185 8/23/02
175 Imagine That Par. $5,503,519 34.1% 3,008 $1,830 $16,123,323 6/12/09
80 People Like Us BV $4,255,423 34.2% 2,055 $2,071 $12,434,778 6/29/12
44 Buddy Sony $3,504,671 34.7% 2,113 $1,658 $10,113,400 6/6/97
194 Catch That Kid Fox $5,824,860 34.9% 2,847 $2,045 $16,703,799 2/6/04
193 Unaccompanied Minors WB $5,815,474 34.9% 2,775 $2,095 $16,655,224 12/8/06
72 The Longshots MGM/W $4,080,687 35.4% 2,089 $1,953 $11,537,046 8/22/08
173 Bait WB $5,485,591 35.8% 2,352 $2,332 $15,325,127 9/15/00
126 Trial and Error NL $4,903,529 36.0% 2,298 $2,133 $13,602,831 5/30/97
14 I Dreamed of Africa Sony $2,411,445 36.3% 2,112 $1,141 $6,651,522 5/5/00
123 American Outlaws WB $4,855,475 36.4% 2,348 $2,067 $13,342,790 8/17/01
43 Wrongfully Accused WB $3,504,630 36.4% 2,062 $1,700 $9,623,329 8/21/98
30 Tall Tale BV $3,046,181 36.9% 2,065 $1,475 $8,247,627 3/24/95
179 Stephen King's Thinner Par. $5,679,046 37.1% 2,009 $2,826 $15,315,484 10/25/96
120 Black Dog Uni. $4,809,375 37.1% 2,025 $2,375 $12,951,088 5/1/98
95 Zoom SonR $4,510,408 37.6% 2,501 $1,803 $11,989,328 8/11/06
68 The Astronaut's Wife NL $4,027,003 37.7% 2,209 $1,822 $10,672,566 8/27/99
12 Chasing Mavericks Fox $2,268,274 37.8% 2,002 $1,133 $6,002,756 10/26/12
15 Teacher's Pet BV $2,461,252 37.9% 2,027 $1,214 $6,491,969 1/16/04
89 Surviving Christmas DW $4,441,356 38.1% 2,750 $1,615 $11,663,156 10/22/04
160 Hot Rod Par. $5,310,711 38.1% 2,607 $2,037 $13,938,332 8/3/07
184 Child's Play 3 Uni. $5,718,940 38.2% 2,126 $2,690 $14,960,255 8/30/91
177 The Chamber Uni. $5,612,095 38.6% 2,026 $2,770 $14,551,359 10/11/96
67 Raise Your Voice NL $4,022,693 38.6% 2,521 $1,595 $10,411,980 10/8/04
91 Turbulence MGM $4,464,008 38.7% 2,094 $2,131 $11,538,235 1/10/97
168 What's Your Number? Fox $5,421,669 38.7% 3,002 $1,806 $14,011,084 9/30/11
178 Maximum Risk Sony $5,612,707 38.7% 2,358 $2,380 $14,502,483 9/13/96
147 Labor Day Par. $5,175,282 38.7% 2,584 $2,003 $13,371,528 1/31/14
155 Osmosis Jones WB $5,271,248 38.8% 2,305 $2,286 $13,596,911 8/10/01
199 The Next Best Thing Par. $5,870,387 39.2% 2,007 $2,924 $14,990,582 3/3/00
145 The Rum Diary FD $5,135,369 39.2% 2,273 $2,259 $13,109,815 10/28/11
35 Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie Fox $3,301,135 39.5% 2,113 $1,562 $8,363,899 3/28/97
31 City of Ember Fox $3,129,473 39.7% 2,022 $1,548 $7,873,007 10/10/08
170 The Ladies Man Par. $5,426,390 39.9% 2,022 $2,683 $13,616,610 10/13/00
169 The Haunting of Molly Hartley Free $5,423,315 40.0% 2,652 $2,045 $13,559,812 10/31/08
22 Thunderbirds Uni. $2,766,810 40.2% 2,057 $1,345 $6,880,917 7/30/04
97 Chill Factor WB $4,529,231 40.2% 2,558 $1,770 $11,263,966 9/3/99
163 Case 39 ParV $5,350,570 40.3% 2,211 $2,420 $13,261,851 10/1/10
90 The Astronaut Farmer WB $4,454,319 40.5% 2,155 $2,066 $11,003,643 2/23/07
75 Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil Wein. $4,108,630 40.5% 2,505 $1,640 $10,143,779 4/29/11
189 Supernova MGM $5,778,639 40.6% 2,280 $2,534 $14,230,455 1/14/00
197 Awake MGM/W $5,856,872 40.7% 2,002 $2,925 $14,377,198 11/30/07
115 Gone LG/S $4,770,360 40.8% 2,186 $2,182 $11,682,205 2/24/12
191 How to Deal NL $5,809,960 40.9% 2,319 $2,505 $14,195,227 7/18/03
192 Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights Lions $5,811,325 41.0% 2,042 $2,845 $14,161,590 2/27/04
18 The Rocker Fox $2,636,048 41.1% 2,784 $947 $6,409,528 8/20/08
196 Disaster Movie LGF $5,836,973 41.1% 2,642 $2,209 $14,190,901 8/29/08
113 The Words CBS $4,750,894 41.3% 2,801 $1,696 $11,494,838 9/7/12
37 Hoot NL $3,368,197 41.5% 3,018 $1,116 $8,117,637 5/5/06
181 Hey Arnold! The Movie Par. $5,706,332 41.6% 2,527 $2,258 $13,728,902 6/28/02
176 The Comebacks FoxA $5,554,594 41.6% 2,812 $1,975 $13,349,927 10/19/07
1 Oogieloves In The BIG Balloon Adventure KVP $443,901 41.6% 2,160 $206 $1,065,907 8/29/12
86 Three to Tango WB $4,406,135 41.7% 2,234 $1,972 $10,570,375 10/22/99
70 Rendition NL $4,060,012 41.7% 2,250 $1,804 $9,736,045 10/19/07
61 Everybody's Fine Mira. $3,852,068 41.8% 2,133 $1,806 $9,208,876 12/4/09
63 Dark Blue UA $3,880,688 42.0% 2,176 $1,783 $9,250,301 2/21/03
171 Wicker Park MGM $5,467,281 42.1% 2,598 $2,104 $13,001,257 9/3/04
185 The Little Vampire NL $5,719,627 42.1% 2,009 $2,847 $13,572,400 10/27/00
136 Sorority Row Sum. $5,059,802 42.3% 2,665 $1,899 $11,965,282 9/11/09
142 Holy Man BV $5,106,919 42.3% 2,013 $2,536 $12,069,719 10/9/98
146 Let Me In Over. $5,147,479 42.4% 2,020 $2,548 $12,134,935 10/1/10
153 Ready to Rumble WB $5,257,778 42.4% 2,585 $2,033 $12,394,327 4/7/00
52 The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising Fox $3,745,315 42.6% 3,141 $1,192 $8,794,452 10/5/07
110 In the Land of Women WB $4,712,341 42.6% 2,155 $2,186 $11,052,958 4/20/07
10 Bandslam Sum. $2,231,273 42.8% 2,121 $1,052 $5,210,988 8/14/09
88 Pandorum Over. $4,424,126 42.8% 2,506 $1,765 $10,330,853 9/25/09
94 Getaway (2013) WB $4,503,892 42.9% 2,130 $2,115 $10,501,938 8/30/13
50 Sex Drive Sum. $3,607,164 42.9% 2,421 $1,490 $8,402,485 10/17/08
182 fear dot com WB $5,710,128 43.1% 2,550 $2,239 $13,258,249 8/30/02
83 Jade Par. $4,284,246 43.5% 2,164 $1,979 $9,851,610 10/13/95
161 12 Rounds Fox $5,329,240 43.6% 2,331 $2,286 $12,234,694 3/27/09
73 Fun Size Par. $4,101,017 43.6% 3,014 $1,361 $9,409,538 10/26/12
56 John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars SGem $3,804,452 43.7% 2,048 $1,857 $8,709,640 8/24/01
149 Sydney White Uni. $5,196,380 43.7% 2,104 $2,469 $11,892,415 9/21/07
187 Playing for Keeps FD $5,750,288 43.9% 2,837 $2,027 $13,102,272 12/7/12
87 Godzilla 2000 Sony $4,407,720 43.9% 2,111 $2,087 $10,037,390 8/18/00
134 Double Team Sony $5,034,914 44.0% 2,203 $2,285 $11,438,337 4/4/97
107 Mad City WB $4,649,742 44.1% 2,194 $2,119 $10,541,523 11/7/97
143 Wing Commander Fox $5,114,365 44.2% 2,019 $2,533 $11,578,059 3/12/99
65 First Daughter Fox $4,002,067 44.2% 2,260 $1,770 $9,055,921 9/24/04
77 Sleepover MGM $4,171,226 44.2% 2,207 $1,889 $9,436,390 7/9/04
200 Sugar & Spice NL $5,891,176 44.3% 2,150 $2,740 $13,305,101 1/26/01
53 Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return CE $3,747,780 44.3% 2,658 $1,410 $8,462,027 5/9/14
24 Most Wanted NL $2,836,490 44.4% 2,098 $1,351 $6,391,946 10/10/97
152 Meet Dave Fox $5,251,918 44.5% 3,011 $1,744 $11,803,254 7/11/08
183 Shoot 'Em Up NL $5,716,554 44.6% 2,108 $2,711 $12,807,139 9/7/07
166 Soul Men MGM/W $5,401,605 44.7% 2,044 $2,643 $12,082,391 11/7/08
38 Martian Child NL $3,376,669 45.0% 2,020 $1,671 $7,500,310 11/2/07
29 Town & Country NL $3,029,858 45.1% 2,222 $1,363 $6,719,973 4/27/01
33 The Big Year Fox $3,251,884 45.1% 2,150 $1,513 $7,204,138 10/14/11
99 Lucky Numbers Par. $4,536,625 45.2% 2,497 $1,816 $10,042,516 10/27/00
32 Trapped Sony $3,210,765 45.4% 2,227 $1,441 $7,073,251 9/20/02
55 Larger Than Life MGM $3,779,504 45.5% 2,433 $1,553 $8,315,693 11/1/96
85 I Don't Know How She Does It Wein. $4,402,201 45.6% 2,476 $1,778 $9,662,284 9/16/11
62 The Quiet Ones LGF $3,880,053 45.6% 2,027 $1,914 $8,509,867 4/25/14
8 College MGM $2,153,109 45.9% 2,123 $1,014 $4,694,636 8/29/08
135 Dragon Wars Free $5,041,239 45.9% 2,277 $2,213 $10,977,721 9/14/07
108 Domino NL $4,670,120 45.9% 2,223 $2,100 $10,169,202 10/14/05
150 Out of the Furnace Rela. $5,220,288 46.1% 2,101 $2,485 $11,330,849 12/6/13
118 Head Over Heels Uni. $4,804,595 46.1% 2,338 $2,055 $10,424,470 2/2/01
28 Lost and Found (1999) WB $3,024,709 46.2% 2,469 $1,225 $6,552,255 4/23/99
25 Almost Heroes WB $2,837,928 46.2% 2,048 $1,386 $6,136,856 5/29/98
21 The Last Legion Wein. $2,746,312 46.3% 2,002 $1,371 $5,933,494 8/17/07
112 Bats Dest. $4,717,902 46.5% 2,540 $1,857 $10,155,690 10/22/99
111 Prom BV $4,712,638 46.5% 2,730 $1,726 $10,130,219 4/29/11
102 The Express Uni. $4,562,675 46.6% 2,808 $1,625 $9,793,406 10/10/08
195 Freedomland SonR $5,833,562 46.6% 2,361 $2,470 $12,512,886 2/17/06
125 The Perfect Score Par. $4,873,819 46.9% 2,208 $2,207 $10,391,003 1/30/04
74 Whatever It Takes Sony $4,104,298 46.9% 2,272 $1,806 $8,745,680 3/24/00
19 Lucky You WB $2,710,445 47.1% 2,525 $1,073 $5,758,950 5/4/07
60 Firestorm Fox $3,849,308 47.1% 2,037 $1,890 $8,165,212 1/9/98
138 Abandon Par. $5,064,077 47.2% 2,341 $2,163 $10,727,683 10/18/02
69 MacGruber Uni. $4,043,495 47.4% 2,551 $1,585 $8,525,600 5/21/10
106 Duplex Mira. $4,617,128 47.6% 2,189 $2,109 $9,692,135 9/26/03
45 Paranoia Rela. $3,528,376 47.8% 2,459 $1,435 $7,385,015 8/16/13
26 What Planet Are You From? Sony $3,008,746 47.8% 2,248 $1,338 $6,291,602 3/3/00
128 Whiteout WB $4,915,104 47.8% 2,745 $1,791 $10,275,638 9/11/09
58 Machete Kills ORF $3,837,183 47.9% 2,538 $1,512 $8,008,161 10/11/13
100 Bullet to the Head WB $4,548,201 47.9% 2,404 $1,892 $9,489,829 2/1/13
148 Drive Angry Sum. $5,187,625 48.4% 2,290 $2,265 $10,721,033 2/25/11
174 Antitrust MGM $5,486,209 48.4% 2,433 $2,254 $11,328,094 1/12/01
49 Doogal Wein. $3,605,899 48.6% 2,318 $1,555 $7,417,319 2/24/06
71 The Man NL $4,065,014 48.8% 2,040 $1,992 $8,330,720 9/9/05
16 Grind WB $2,511,403 49.0% 2,253 $1,114 $5,123,696 8/15/03
17 Won't Back Down Fox $2,603,370 49.0% 2,515 $1,035 $5,310,554 9/28/12
162 Dead Man Down FD $5,345,250 49.1% 2,188 $2,443 $10,895,295 3/8/13
9 The Adventures of Pluto Nash WB $2,182,900 49.4% 2,320 $940 $4,420,080 8/16/02
27 Grandma's Boy Fox $3,009,341 49.4% 2,015 $1,493 $6,090,172 1/6/06
144 Straw Dogs (2011) SGem $5,123,760 49.6% 2,408 $2,128 $10,324,441 9/16/11
51 A Good Year Fox $3,721,526 49.9% 2,066 $1,801 $7,459,300 11/10/06
41 Take Me Home Tonight Rela. $3,464,679 50.0% 2,003 $1,730 $6,928,068 3/4/11
156 Sabotage (2014) ORF $5,272,444 50.2% 2,486 $2,121 $10,508,518 3/28/14
34 Warriors of Virtue MGM $3,277,084 50.2% 2,101 $1,559 $6,524,620 5/2/97
105 Tyler Perry Presents Peeples LGF $4,611,534 50.3% 2,041 $2,259 $9,177,065 5/10/13
13 Deception (2008) Fox $2,312,146 50.3% 2,001 $1,155 $4,598,506 4/25/08
64 Vampire Academy Wein. $3,921,742 50.3% 2,676 $1,466 $7,791,979 2/7/14
114 Dragonball Evolution Fox $4,756,488 50.8% 2,181 $2,181 $9,362,785 4/10/09
165 Jonah Hex WB $5,379,365 51.0% 2,825 $1,904 $10,547,117 6/18/10
81 Death to Smoochy WB $4,266,463 51.0% 2,164 $1,971 $8,364,691 3/29/02
36 The Big Bounce WB $3,336,374 51.4% 2,304 $1,448 $6,489,476 1/30/04
57 The Condemned LGF $3,807,595 51.7% 2,310 $1,648 $7,371,706 4/27/07
103 Battle of the Year SGem $4,603,177 51.8% 2,008 $2,292 $8,888,355 9/20/13
4 P2 Sum. $2,083,398 52.1% 2,131 $977 $3,995,018 11/9/07
82 Punisher: War Zone LGF $4,271,451 53.1% 2,508 $1,703 $8,050,977 12/5/08
119 Movie 43 Rela. $4,805,878 54.4% 2,023 $2,376 $8,840,453 1/25/13
23 Alone in the Dark Lions $2,834,421 54.7% 2,124 $1,334 $5,178,569 1/28/05
20 From Justin to Kelly Fox $2,715,848 55.1% 2,001 $1,357 $4,928,883 6/20/03
6 The Real Cancun NL $2,108,796 55.1% 2,261 $932 $3,825,421 4/25/03
40 Kull the Conqueror Uni. $3,450,145 56.4% 2,091 $1,649 $6,112,613 8/29/97
5 Major League: Back to the Minors WB $2,087,011 58.4% 2,322 $899 $3,572,443 4/17/98
54 Gigli SonR $3,753,518 61.7% 2,215 $1,694 $6,087,542 8/1/03
2 Delgo Free $511,920 73.7% 2,160 $237 $694,782 12/12/08
3 Saw 10th Anniversary LGF $650,051 79.7% 2,063 $315 $815,324 10/31/14

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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