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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 $153,909,500 37.2% 4,163 $36,971 $413,479,200 11/22/13
2 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $152,599,500 48.2% 4,024 $37,923 $316,338,900 11/20/09
3 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $143,414,300 49.1% 4,061 $35,315 $291,972,200 11/18/11
4 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $142,469,500 48.3% 4,070 $35,004 $295,229,800 11/16/12
5 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $130,239,800 35.5% 3,858 $33,758 $367,274,900 11/18/05
6 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $129,698,800 28.5% 3,672 $35,321 $454,572,500 11/16/01
7 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $126,890,300 42.2% 4,125 $30,761 $300,722,100 11/19/10
8 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $123,639,700 33.9% 3,682 $33,579 $365,166,100 11/15/02
9 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $97,923,600 19.6% 3,703 $26,443 $500,305,100 12/17/03
10 The Incredibles BV $92,254,700 27.0% 3,933 $23,457 $341,703,500 11/05/04
11 Toy Story 2 BV $91,844,700 23.6% 3,236 $28,381 $388,910,900 11/24/99
12 I Am Legend WB $91,239,500 30.6% 3,606 $25,301 $298,566,000 12/14/07
13 Monsters, Inc. BV $89,885,400 24.5% 3,237 $27,767 $366,566,300 11/02/01
14 Skyfall Sony $89,242,900 29.0% 3,505 $25,462 $307,385,000 11/09/12
15 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $86,767,800 18.6% 3,622 $23,955 $465,843,000 12/18/02
16 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $85,458,200 27.8% 4,045 $21,127 $307,600,100 12/14/12
17 Thor: The Dark World BV $83,478,900 41.5% 3,841 $21,734 $200,923,000 11/08/13
18 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $83,147,100 22.6% 3,616 $22,994 $367,282,600 12/09/05
19 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $83,083,400 21.2% 3,127 $26,570 $391,108,500 11/17/00
20 Avatar Fox $82,288,700 10.6% 3,452 $23,838 $779,700,700 12/18/09
21 Twilight Sum. $78,851,600 36.1% 3,419 $23,063 $218,275,600 11/21/08
22 Quantum of Solace Sony $76,463,800 40.1% 3,451 $22,157 $190,645,600 11/14/08
23 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $71,704,800 28.5% 3,903 $18,372 $251,555,900 12/13/13
24 8 Mile Uni. $71,701,500 43.9% 2,470 $29,029 $163,248,800 11/08/02
25 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $71,456,300 35.1% 4,056 $17,618 $203,828,500 11/07/08
26 Interview with the Vampire WB $70,777,100 34.6% 2,604 $27,181 $204,287,600 11/11/94
27 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls WB $70,654,500 34.9% 2,652 $26,640 $202,424,700 11/10/95
28 2012 Sony $69,695,400 39.3% 3,404 $20,475 $177,290,900 11/13/09
29 The Waterboy BV $68,323,300 24.6% 2,664 $25,647 $278,132,400 11/06/98
30 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $67,814,400 15.3% 3,359 $20,189 $442,839,100 12/19/01
31 Sherlock Holmes WB $66,561,600 30.5% 3,626 $18,357 $218,426,500 12/25/09
32 Die Another Day MGM $65,868,400 29.4% 3,314 $19,874 $224,258,200 11/22/02
33 Frozen BV $65,615,700 16.9% 3,742 $17,535 $389,044,000 11/27/13
34 The Matrix Revolutions WB $65,357,000 34.8% 3,502 $18,663 $187,765,800 11/05/03
35 King Kong Uni. $63,581,600 23.2% 3,568 $17,819 $274,555,000 12/14/05
36 Ransom BV $62,935,900 25.2% 2,676 $23,518 $250,070,000 11/08/96
37 101 Dalmatians (1996) BV $61,626,200 24.9% 2,794 $22,056 $247,541,200 11/27/96
38 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $60,978,700 17.9% 2,222 $27,442 $340,237,200 11/20/92
39 Charlie's Angels Sony $60,527,900 32.1% 3,037 $19,930 $188,791,700 11/03/00
40 Meet the Fockers Uni. $60,380,600 16.8% 3,518 $17,163 $359,126,700 12/22/04
41 Bram Stoker's Dracula Col. $59,793,100 37.0% 2,491 $24,002 $161,665,100 11/13/92
42 Scream 2 Dim. $58,320,500 32.8% 2,663 $21,900 $178,052,800 12/12/97
43 A Bug's Life BV $57,652,000 20.8% 2,686 $21,464 $277,521,600 11/27/98
44 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $57,002,400 23.9% 1,865 $30,564 $238,621,800 11/22/89
45 The World Is Not Enough MGM $56,844,400 28.1% 3,163 $17,971 $202,061,400 11/19/99
46 Star Trek: First Contact Par. $56,498,200 33.5% 2,812 $20,091 $168,627,400 11/22/96
47 Ocean's Eleven WB $54,737,900 21.0% 3,075 $17,800 $260,767,700 12/07/01
48 Toy Story BV $54,462,800 15.3% 2,457 $22,166 $356,649,500 11/22/95
49 National Treasure: Book of Secrets BV $52,920,400 20.9% 3,832 $13,809 $253,432,800 12/21/07
50 Alvin and the Chipmunks Fox $52,357,500 20.8% 3,475 $15,066 $251,630,300 12/14/07
51 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Fox $52,215,100 22.7% 3,700 $14,113 $230,110,800 12/23/09
52 The Cat in the Hat Uni. $51,677,600 38.0% 3,464 $14,918 $136,164,500 11/21/03
53 Happy Feet WB $51,552,200 21.1% 3,804 $13,552 $243,995,000 11/17/06
54 American Gangster Uni. $51,480,300 33.5% 3,054 $16,856 $153,742,600 11/02/07
55 Ocean's Twelve WB $51,258,800 31.4% 3,290 $15,579 $163,217,300 12/10/04
56 Chicken Little BV $50,796,400 29.6% 3,654 $13,901 $171,600,100 11/04/05
57 Titanic Par. $50,725,100 4.9% 2,674 $18,970 $1,043,452,000 12/19/97
58 What Women Want Par. $50,702,500 18.8% 3,012 $16,833 $269,019,200 12/15/00
59 Casino Royale Sony $50,683,000 24.5% 3,434 $14,758 $206,735,200 11/17/06
60 Space Jam WB $50,635,100 30.6% 2,650 $19,107 $165,589,800 11/15/96
61 Pokemon: The First Movie WB $49,670,900 36.2% 3,043 $16,322 $137,057,900 11/10/99
62 Wreck-It Ralph BV $49,526,100 25.9% 3,752 $13,200 $191,526,000 11/02/12
63 Tangled BV $49,497,600 24.2% 3,603 $13,738 $204,659,600 11/24/10
64 GoldenEye MGM $48,976,300 24.7% 2,667 $18,363 $198,404,100 11/17/95
65 Sleepy Hollow Par. $48,108,600 29.9% 3,064 $15,700 $160,853,300 11/19/99
66 The Rugrats Movie Par. $47,361,100 27.5% 2,782 $17,023 $172,333,400 11/20/98
67 Flubber BV $47,336,800 28.9% 2,641 $17,923 $163,728,600 11/26/97
68 The Addams Family Par. $46,740,300 21.2% 2,411 $19,385 $220,049,700 11/22/91
69 Megamind P/DW $46,706,200 31.0% 3,944 $11,843 $150,639,300 11/05/10
70 National Treasure BV $46,007,900 20.4% 3,017 $15,249 $225,467,900 11/19/04
71 Rocky IV UA $45,783,400 15.9% 1,325 $34,551 $287,698,700 11/27/85
72 Unbreakable BV $45,749,400 32.0% 2,708 $16,894 $142,801,900 11/22/00
73 Star Trek: Generations Par. $44,960,800 30.6% 2,659 $16,910 $146,708,700 11/18/94
74 Bee Movie P/DW $44,928,900 30.1% 3,928 $11,438 $149,487,600 11/02/07
75 Tron Legacy BV $44,685,800 25.6% 3,451 $12,949 $174,640,500 12/17/10
76 Tomorrow Never Dies MGM $44,534,300 20.4% 2,807 $15,865 $218,787,900 12/19/97
77 Patch Adams Uni. $43,791,500 19.7% 2,712 $16,147 $222,277,100 12/25/98
78 Cast Away Fox $43,566,300 12.8% 2,774 $15,705 $340,599,800 12/22/00
79 Catch Me If You Can DW $42,054,400 18.9% 3,156 $13,324 $222,893,300 12/25/02
80 Elf NL $41,949,000 18.0% 3,337 $12,570 $233,291,500 11/07/03
81 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Par. $41,917,600 37.5% 3,212 $13,050 $111,632,800 11/19/04
82 Marley and Me Fox $41,168,100 25.4% 3,480 $11,830 $162,094,700 12/25/08
83 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows WB $41,155,700 21.3% 3,703 $11,114 $193,099,500 12/16/11
84 Enchanted BV $40,697,600 27.2% 3,730 $10,911 $149,860,000 11/21/07
85 The Santa Clause 2 BV $40,592,200 20.9% 3,350 $12,117 $194,536,500 11/01/02
86 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $40,196,100 9.4% 1,605 $25,044 $428,324,000 11/24/93
87 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Par. $39,356,200 25.6% 3,620 $10,871 $153,736,900 12/17/04
88 Starship Troopers Sony $39,071,400 40.2% 2,971 $13,150 $97,089,500 11/07/97
89 Star Trek: Insurrection Par. $38,228,100 32.0% 2,620 $14,591 $119,500,400 12/11/98
90 Aladdin BV $37,788,000 8.9% 1,131 $33,409 $426,356,300 11/25/92
91 Night at the Museum Fox $37,775,100 12.5% 3,685 $10,250 $301,148,200 12/22/06
92 The Santa Clause BV $37,580,800 13.4% 2,183 $17,215 $280,543,800 11/11/94
93 Cheaper by the Dozen Fox $37,154,800 20.4% 3,298 $11,265 $181,777,600 12/25/03
94 Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Par. $36,997,400 32.5% 2,190 $16,893 $113,903,700 12/20/96
95 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $36,994,500 15.8% 1,349 $27,423 $234,712,800 11/26/86
96 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $36,814,400 6.7% 1,532 $24,029 $545,929,600 12/05/84
97 The Blind Side WB $36,450,800 13.5% 3,110 $11,721 $270,735,700 11/20/09
98 Vanilla Sky Par. $35,932,200 25.2% 2,742 $13,104 $142,837,600 12/14/01
99 Four Christmases WB (NL) $35,180,700 25.9% 3,310 $10,629 $136,042,800 11/26/08
100 Jarhead Uni. $35,166,000 44.3% 2,411 $14,585 $79,463,800 11/04/05
101 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Par. $35,074,600 24.1% 1,804 $19,442 $145,492,400 12/06/91
102 Enemy of the State BV $34,736,400 18.2% 2,393 $14,514 $190,770,900 11/20/98
103 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Fox $34,513,000 38.4% 3,560 $9,695 $89,868,200 12/12/08
104 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Par. $34,266,900 29.8% 2,934 $11,679 $114,815,800 11/17/00
105 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Fox $33,849,400 26.8% 3,101 $10,916 $126,076,400 11/14/03
106 Immortals Rela. $33,440,400 38.6% 3,112 $10,746 $86,691,900 11/11/11
107 Stepmom Sony $33,183,000 22.0% 2,358 $14,072 $150,572,000 12/25/98
108 Due Date WB $33,179,100 32.5% 3,355 $9,889 $102,045,300 11/05/10
109 The Pelican Brief WB $33,117,800 16.8% 1,993 $16,615 $196,892,100 12/17/93
110 Harlem Nights Par. $32,964,000 26.7% 2,180 $15,119 $123,639,800 11/17/89
111 The Pursuit of Happyness Sony $32,944,100 16.6% 2,852 $11,551 $197,990,400 12/15/06
112 End of Days Uni. $32,845,800 30.8% 2,593 $12,667 $106,590,100 11/24/99
113 Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Fox $32,837,100 20.6% 837 $39,231 $159,297,500 11/03/06
114 Home Alone Fox $32,831,400 6.0% 1,202 $27,313 $550,679,000 11/16/90
115 The Haunted Mansion BV $32,733,600 32.2% 3,122 $10,484 $101,715,700 11/26/03
116 The Last Samurai WB $32,724,100 22.1% 2,908 $11,253 $148,064,600 12/05/03
117 The Bodyguard WB $32,543,100 13.6% 1,717 $18,952 $239,096,600 11/25/92
118 Beowulf Par. $32,515,100 33.5% 3,153 $10,311 $97,155,600 11/16/07
119 Shallow Hal Fox $32,345,200 31.8% 2,770 $11,676 $101,646,600 11/09/01
120 A Christmas Carol (2009) BV $32,104,500 21.8% 3,683 $8,717 $147,231,600 11/06/09
121 Michael NL $32,070,700 18.9% 2,141 $14,978 $169,526,000 12/25/96
122 You've Got Mail WB $31,942,300 16.5% 2,691 $11,869 $193,845,600 12/18/98
123 Dumb and Dumber NL $31,826,500 13.2% 2,447 $13,006 $241,604,000 12/16/94
124 Jerry Maguire Sony $31,424,300 11.4% 2,531 $12,416 $275,843,300 12/13/96
125 Little Fockers Uni. $31,295,600 20.8% 3,536 $8,851 $150,662,400 12/22/10
126 Spy Game Uni. $31,154,200 34.8% 2,770 $11,247 $89,496,300 11/21/01
127 Bedtime Stories BV $31,082,300 24.9% 3,681 $8,444 $124,669,800 12/25/08
128 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Par. $30,689,100 14.2% 3,448 $8,900 $216,158,500 12/21/11
129 The Polar Express WB $30,534,600 14.4% 3,650 $8,364 $212,559,900 11/10/04
130 The Golden Compass NL $30,467,700 37.1% 3,528 $8,636 $82,054,500 12/07/07
131 Django Unchained Wein. $30,422,200 18.3% 3,010 $10,107 $166,235,100 12/25/12
132 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Par. $30,406,900 21.1% 2,988 $10,176 $144,380,300 12/25/08
133 A Few Good Men Col. $30,399,300 11.0% 1,925 $15,792 $277,260,600 12/11/92
134 The Muppets BV $30,359,300 33.0% 3,440 $8,826 $91,923,300 11/23/11
135 102 Dalmatians BV $29,991,000 30.0% 2,704 $11,091 $100,124,400 11/22/00
136 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation NL $29,706,700 46.7% 2,140 $13,881 $63,636,100 11/21/97
137 Bolt BV $29,692,800 23.0% 3,651 $8,132 $129,144,200 11/21/08
138 The Best Man Holiday Uni. $29,314,300 42.7% 2,024 $14,483 $68,667,000 11/15/13
139 Alien Resurrection Fox $29,179,600 34.5% 2,415 $12,082 $84,657,700 11/26/97
140 Eragon Fox $28,845,900 31.5% 3,020 $9,551 $91,532,500 12/15/06
141 The Green Mile WB $28,834,500 13.6% 2,875 $10,028 $212,318,500 12/10/99
142 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer Sony $28,637,100 41.6% 2,443 $11,722 $68,856,900 11/13/98
143 Walk the Line Fox $28,343,800 18.8% 2,961 $9,572 $150,764,900 11/18/05
144 Christmas with the Kranks SonR $28,240,100 29.3% 3,393 $8,322 $96,496,300 11/24/04
145 Addams Family Values Par. $27,723,600 28.9% 2,577 $10,758 $95,973,900 11/19/93
146 Les Miserables (2012) Uni. $27,552,900 18.3% 2,814 $9,791 $150,288,600 12/25/12
147 The One SonR $27,453,000 43.5% 2,894 $9,486 $63,066,000 11/02/01
148 Rocky V UA $27,048,400 34.4% 2,053 $13,173 $78,698,300 11/16/90
149 Behind Enemy Lines Fox $26,912,500 32.0% 2,770 $9,714 $84,083,700 11/30/01
150 The Jackal Uni. $26,860,200 27.6% 2,193 $12,248 $97,294,800 11/14/97
151 The Bone Collector Uni. $26,745,800 25.2% 2,587 $10,339 $106,167,600 11/05/99
152 Wayne's World 2 Par. $26,543,700 28.1% 2,400 $11,058 $94,422,600 12/10/93
153 Three Men and a Little Lady BV $26,474,700 19.2% 1,281 $20,667 $137,858,600 11/21/90
154 Ender's Game LG/S $26,305,500 43.8% 3,407 $7,721 $60,110,600 11/01/13
155 Maid in Manhattan SonR $26,183,100 20.3% 2,838 $9,226 $129,019,500 12/13/02
156 Hook TriS $26,113,600 11.2% 2,197 $11,886 $233,232,800 12/11/91
157 Meet Joe Black Uni. $26,033,300 33.8% 2,503 $10,399 $76,985,100 11/13/98
158 Gothika WB $26,005,800 32.4% 2,382 $10,917 $80,372,500 11/21/03
159 Jack and Jill Sony $25,961,600 33.7% 3,438 $7,552 $76,968,200 11/11/11
160 Star Trek: Nemesis Par. $25,905,900 43.3% 2,711 $9,554 $59,839,100 12/13/02
161 The Princess and the Frog BV $25,863,100 23.5% 3,434 $7,532 $110,238,700 12/11/09
162 Scrooged Par. $25,770,400 21.5% 1,262 $20,420 $119,940,900 11/23/88
163 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Par. $25,541,300 21.0% 3,507 $7,283 $121,870,500 12/18/13
164 Deja Vu BV $25,537,900 32.2% 3,108 $8,216 $79,293,100 11/22/06
165 The Golden Child Par. $25,309,700 15.0% 1,667 $15,182 $169,150,400 12/12/86
166 True Grit Par. $25,202,400 14.3% 3,047 $8,271 $175,890,900 12/22/10
167 The Prince of Egypt DW $25,177,600 14.8% 3,118 $8,075 $169,634,700 12/18/98
168 Flight Par. $25,148,000 26.6% 1,884 $13,348 $94,704,300 11/02/12
169 Sudden Impact WB $25,005,700 14.8% 1,530 $16,343 $169,172,800 12/09/83
170 Anastasia Fox $24,983,200 24.3% 2,140 $11,674 $102,990,800 11/21/97
171 Tower Heist Uni. $24,945,700 30.8% 3,367 $7,408 $81,018,400 11/04/11
172 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Fox $24,364,700 23.0% 3,555 $6,853 $105,950,800 12/10/10
173 Little Nicky NL $24,230,000 40.7% 2,910 $8,326 $59,473,300 11/10/00
174 The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause BV $24,208,800 23.1% 3,458 $7,000 $104,797,600 11/03/06
175 The Siege Fox $24,149,500 34.3% 2,541 $9,503 $70,482,600 11/06/98
176 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Fox $24,135,300 17.6% 3,723 $6,483 $137,516,700 12/16/11
177 Christmas Vacation WB $24,062,800 16.8% 1,744 $13,796 $143,330,900 12/01/89
178 Stuart Little Sony $24,035,100 11.1% 2,878 $8,351 $217,056,000 12/17/99
179 Rise of the Guardians P/DW $24,009,700 22.9% 3,653 $6,573 $104,694,600 11/21/12
180 My Girl Col. $23,930,000 20.7% 2,080 $11,504 $115,505,600 11/27/91
181 Valkyrie UA $23,809,100 25.3% 2,711 $8,782 $94,070,000 12/25/08
182 It's Complicated Uni. $23,611,000 20.2% 2,887 $8,178 $117,132,600 12/25/09
183 Vertical Limit Sony $23,391,200 22.8% 2,307 $10,139 $102,607,000 12/08/00
184 Flushed Away P/DW $23,352,700 29.2% 3,707 $6,299 $80,089,800 11/03/06
185 Unstoppable Fox $23,028,400 27.8% 3,207 $7,181 $82,784,900 11/12/10
186 Life of Pi Fox $22,674,600 17.9% 2,927 $7,746 $126,733,900 11/21/12
187 Bean Gram. $22,554,700 28.1% 1,948 $11,577 $80,271,700 11/07/97
188 The Mirror Has Two Faces Sony $22,460,300 29.7% 2,489 $9,022 $75,568,300 11/15/96
189 As Good as It Gets Sony $22,329,900 8.7% 1,572 $14,205 $257,517,400 12/25/97
190 Jingle All the Way Fox $22,278,900 20.1% 2,401 $9,278 $110,747,500 11/22/96
191 Yours, Mine and Ours Par. $22,146,500 32.7% 3,206 $6,907 $67,639,300 11/23/05
192 Twins Uni. $22,105,300 9.8% 1,396 $15,835 $226,199,800 12/09/88
193 Happy Feet Two WB $22,050,700 33.2% 3,606 $6,115 $66,416,400 11/18/11
194 Fred Claus WB $21,879,500 25.7% 3,603 $6,072 $85,044,800 11/09/07
195 Mary Shelley's Frankenstein Sony $21,808,800 51.0% 2,177 $10,019 $42,801,700 11/04/94
196 Any Given Sunday WB $21,740,700 18.6% 2,505 $8,679 $117,065,000 12/22/99
197 Role Models Uni. $21,703,100 28.5% 2,792 $7,773 $76,198,100 11/07/08
198 Something's Gotta Give Sony $21,659,400 13.1% 2,677 $8,091 $164,936,900 12/12/03
199 Three Men and a Baby BV $21,592,100 6.4% 1,006 $21,462 $339,051,700 11/25/87
200 Lincoln BV $21,258,600 11.5% 1,775 $11,977 $184,825,700 11/16/12

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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