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Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office


See also: Biggest Domestic Sunday - Biggest Domestic Monday - Biggest Domestic Tuesday - Biggest Domestic Wednesday

This chart contains figures for the movies with the Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office.

Biggest Domestic Thursday Biggest Domestic Saturday
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
Days
1 Dec 18, 2015 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens $119,119,282 4,134 $28,815 $119,119,282 1
2 Jul 15, 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… $91,071,119 4,375 $20,816 $91,071,119 1
3 May 1, 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron $84,424,532 4,276 $19,744 $84,424,532 1
4 Jun 12, 2015 Jurassic World $81,953,950 4,274 $19,175 $81,953,950 1
5 Mar 25, 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice $81,558,505 4,242 $19,226 $81,558,505 1
6 May 4, 2012 The Avengers $80,813,985 4,349 $18,582 $80,813,985 1
7 Jul 20, 2012 The Dark Knight Rises $75,754,897 4,404 $17,201 $75,754,897 1
8 May 6, 2016 Captain America: Civil War $75,502,161 4,226 $17,866 $75,502,161 1
9 Nov 20, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon $72,703,754 4,024 $18,068 $72,703,754 1
10 Nov 18, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 $71,642,526 4,061 $17,642 $71,642,526 1
11 Nov 16, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $71,167,839 4,070 $17,486 $71,167,839 1
12 Dec 16, 2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story $71,094,394 4,157 $17,102 $71,094,394 1
13 Nov 22, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $70,950,136 4,163 $17,043 $70,950,136 1
14 May 3, 2013 Iron Man 3 $68,858,555 4,253 $16,191 $68,858,555 1
15 Apr 3, 2015 Furious 7 $67,407,340 4,004 $16,835 $67,407,340 1
16 Mar 23, 2012 The Hunger Games $67,263,650 4,137 $16,259 $67,263,650 1
17 Jul 18, 2008 The Dark Knight $67,165,092 4,366 $15,384 $67,165,092 1
18 Aug 5, 2016 Suicide Squad $64,893,248 4,255 $15,251 $64,893,248 1
19 Mar 17, 2017 Beauty and the Beast $63,777,443 4,210 $15,149 $63,777,443 1
20 Nov 19, 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… $61,684,550 4,125 $14,954 $61,684,550 1
21 May 4, 2007 Spider-Man 3 $59,841,919 4,252 $14,074 $59,841,919 1
22 May 5, 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 $56,078,520 4,347 $12,901 $56,078,520 1
23 Jul 7, 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’… $55,830,600 4,133 $13,508 $55,830,600 1
24 Nov 21, 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 $55,139,942 4,151 $13,284 $55,139,942 1
25 Jun 17, 2016 Finding Dory $54,746,405 4,305 $12,717 $54,746,405 1
26 May 7, 2010 Iron Man 2 $51,239,677 4,380 $11,699 $51,239,677 1
27 Dec 25, 2015 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens $49,325,663 4,134 $11,932 $440,181,717 8
28 Feb 12, 2016 Deadpool $47,335,592 3,558 $13,304 $47,335,592 1
29 Jul 10, 2015 Minions $46,042,205 4,301 $10,705 $46,042,205 1
30 Apr 14, 2017 The Fate of the Furious $45,695,015 4,310 $10,602 $45,695,015 1
31 Nov 20, 2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 $45,579,056 4,175 $10,917 $45,579,056 1
32 May 26, 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand $45,102,265 3,690 $12,223 $45,102,265 1
33 Jun 14, 2013 Man of Steel $44,013,367 4,207 $10,462 $56,075,491 1
34 May 25, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’… $42,910,392 4,362 $9,837 $56,150,436 1
35 Jun 27, 2014 Transformers: Age of Extinction $41,868,135 4,233 $9,891 $41,868,135 1
36 Jun 18, 2010 Toy Story 3 $41,148,961 4,028 $10,216 $41,148,961 1
37 Mar 5, 2010 Alice in Wonderland $40,804,962 3,728 $10,946 $40,804,962 1
38 Nov 18, 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire $40,118,363 3,858 $10,399 $40,118,363 1
39 May 3, 2002 Spider-Man $39,406,872 3,615 $10,901 $39,406,872 1
40 May 24, 2013 Fast and Furious 6 $38,737,505 3,658 $10,590 $38,737,505 1
41 May 2, 2008 Iron Man $38,734,361 4,105 $9,436 $38,734,361 1
42 Jul 8, 2016 The Secret Life of Pets $38,542,760 4,370 $8,820 $38,542,760 1
43 May 18, 2007 Shrek the Third $38,426,991 4,122 $9,322 $39,334,330 1
44 May 16, 2014 Godzilla $38,410,607 3,952 $9,719 $38,410,607 1
45 Jun 4, 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban $38,268,295 3,855 $9,927 $38,268,295 1
46 Aug 1, 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy $37,845,336 4,080 $9,276 $37,845,336 1
47 Dec 14, 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey $37,125,547 4,045 $9,178 $37,125,547 1
48 Apr 4, 2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier $36,926,192 3,938 $9,377 $36,926,192 1
49 Jun 26, 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen $36,740,666 4,234 $8,678 $127,851,614 3
50 Nov 21, 2008 Twilight $35,978,348 3,419 $10,523 $35,978,348 1
51 May 23, 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past $35,511,974 3,996 $8,887 $35,511,974 1
52 May 2, 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 $35,167,017 4,324 $8,133 $35,167,017 1
53 May 20, 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger… $34,860,549 4,155 $8,390 $34,860,549 1
54 May 1, 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine $34,433,831 4,099 $8,401 $34,433,831 1
55 Apr 29, 2011 Fast Five $34,399,360 3,644 $9,440 $34,399,360 1
56 Jan 1, 2016 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens $34,394,152 4,134 $8,320 $686,361,421 15
57 Jun 19, 2015 Inside Out $34,266,177 3,946 $8,684 $34,266,177 1
58 May 20, 2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith $33,529,613 3,661 $9,159 $83,543,472 2
59 Mar 3, 2017 Logan $33,005,352 4,071 $8,107 $33,005,352 1
60 Jul 1, 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon $32,988,883 4,088 $8,070 $97,754,230 3
61 Nov 4, 2016 Doctor Strange $32,585,335 3,882 $8,394 $32,585,335 1
62 Jul 2, 2004 Spider-Man 2 $32,452,342 4,152 $7,816 $96,707,866 3
63 Nov 16, 2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone $32,333,203 3,672 $8,805 $32,333,203 1
64 Apr 15, 2016 The Jungle Book $32,013,316 4,028 $7,948 $32,013,316 1
65 Nov 8, 2013 Thor: The Dark World $31,899,210 3,841 $8,305 $31,899,210 1
66 Nov 29, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $31,570,448 4,163 $7,584 $253,686,504 8
67 May 16, 2003 The Matrix Reloaded $31,330,393 3,603 $8,696 $73,838,696 2
68 May 2, 2003 X2 $31,247,979 3,741 $8,353 $31,247,979 1
69 Dec 13, 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug $31,190,587 3,903 $7,991 $31,190,587 1
70 May 8, 2009 Star Trek $30,893,975 3,849 $8,026 $30,893,975 1
71 Jul 27, 2007 The Simpsons Movie $30,758,269 3,922 $7,842 $30,758,269 1
72 May 23, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the … $30,571,275 4,260 $7,176 $55,612,347 2
73 Apr 3, 2009 Fast & Furious $30,560,630 3,461 $8,830 $30,560,630 1
74 Nov 9, 2012 Skyfall $30,504,077 3,505 $8,703 $32,704,077 2
75 Jul 5, 2013 Despicable Me 2 $30,477,125 3,997 $7,625 $89,324,105 4
76 Jun 21, 2013 Monsters University $30,473,099 4,004 $7,611 $30,473,099 1
77 Jan 16, 2015 American Sniper $30,338,488 3,555 $8,534 $33,763,266 23
78 Feb 13, 2015 Fifty Shades of Grey $30,278,840 3,646 $8,305 $30,278,840 1
79 Dec 14, 2007 I am Legend $30,059,386 3,606 $8,336 $30,059,386 1
80 May 27, 2011 The Hangover Part II $29,982,180 3,615 $8,294 $61,592,547 2
81 Nov 18, 2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them $29,661,434 4,144 $7,158 $29,661,434 1
82 Nov 15, 2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets $29,631,453 3,682 $8,048 $29,631,453 1
83 May 11, 2012 The Avengers $29,223,517 4,349 $6,720 $299,242,890 8
84 Jun 19, 2015 Jurassic World $29,114,435 4,291 $6,785 $325,326,090 8
85 May 19, 2006 The Da Vinci Code $28,630,324 3,735 $7,665 $28,630,324 1
86 May 21, 2004 Shrek 2 $28,340,295 4,163 $6,808 $49,285,477 3
87 Jul 2, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $28,153,316 4,468 $6,301 $120,898,294 3
88 Mar 9, 2007 300 $28,106,731 3,103 $9,058 $28,106,731 1
89 May 15, 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 $28,009,745 3,473 $8,065 $28,009,745 1
90 Jul 11, 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes $27,645,087 3,967 $6,969 $27,645,087 1
91 Nov 6, 2015 Spectre $27,434,579 3,929 $6,983 $27,434,579 1
92 Nov 14, 2008 Quantum of Solace $27,007,026 3,451 $7,826 $27,007,026 1
93 Nov 29, 2013 Frozen $26,840,236 3,742 $7,173 $53,382,136 8
94 Jul 17, 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince $26,820,572 4,325 $6,201 $107,007,199 3
95 May 30, 2008 Sex and the City $26,771,052 3,285 $8,149 $26,771,052 1
96 Dec 18, 2009 Avatar $26,752,099 3,452 $7,750 $26,752,099 1
97 Jul 26, 2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember $26,452,000 3,613 $7,321 $30,006,000 2
98 Oct 21, 2011 Paranormal Activity 3 $26,305,745 3,321 $7,921 $26,305,745 1
99 May 27, 2016 X-Men: Apocalypse $26,302,191 4,150 $6,338 $26,302,191 1
100 Jun 6, 2014 The Fault in Our Stars $26,062,046 3,173 $8,214 $26,062,046 1

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.