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Biggest Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Movies


See also: Top Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Domestic - Top Original Screenplay Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Weekend Domestic - Top Based on TV Weekend Domestic - Top Remake Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Real Life Events Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Factual Book/Article Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Play Weekend Domestic - Top Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Day Domestic

This chart contains the top 100 Domestic Weekends of Based on Fiction Book/Short Story movies.

Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
Days
1 Jun 12, 2015 Jurassic World $208,806,270 4,274 $48,855 $208,806,270 3
2 Jul 15, 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… $169,189,427 4,375 $38,672 $169,189,427 3
3 Nov 22, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $158,074,286 4,163 $37,971 $158,074,286 3
4 Mar 23, 2012 The Hunger Games $152,535,747 4,137 $36,871 $152,535,747 3
5 Nov 20, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon $142,839,137 4,024 $35,497 $142,839,137 3
6 Nov 16, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $141,067,634 4,070 $34,660 $141,067,634 4
7 Nov 18, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 $138,122,261 4,061 $34,012 $138,122,261 3
8 Nov 19, 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… $125,017,372 4,125 $30,307 $125,017,372 3
9 Nov 21, 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 $121,897,634 4,151 $29,366 $121,897,634 3
10 May 18, 2007 Shrek the Third $121,629,270 4,122 $29,507 $122,536,609 3
11 Mar 5, 2010 Alice in Wonderland $116,101,023 3,728 $31,143 $116,101,023 3
12 May 21, 2004 Shrek 2 $108,037,878 4,163 $25,952 $128,983,060 5
13 Jun 19, 2015 Jurassic World $106,588,440 4,291 $24,840 $402,800,095 10
14 Apr 15, 2016 The Jungle Book $103,261,464 4,028 $25,636 $103,261,464 3
15 Nov 18, 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire $102,685,961 3,858 $26,616 $102,685,961 3
16 Nov 20, 2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 $102,665,981 4,175 $24,591 $102,665,981 3
17 Jun 4, 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban $93,687,367 3,855 $24,303 $93,687,367 3
18 Nov 16, 2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone $90,294,621 3,672 $24,590 $90,294,621 3
19 Nov 9, 2012 Skyfall $88,364,714 3,505 $25,211 $90,564,714 4
20 Nov 15, 2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets $88,357,488 3,682 $23,997 $88,357,488 3
21 Feb 13, 2015 Fifty Shades of Grey $85,171,450 3,646 $23,360 $85,171,450 3
22 Dec 14, 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey $84,617,303 4,045 $20,919 $84,617,303 3
23 Jul 17, 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince $77,835,727 4,325 $17,997 $158,022,354 5
24 Dec 14, 2007 I am Legend $77,211,321 3,606 $21,412 $77,211,321 3
25 Jul 13, 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Pho… $77,108,414 4,285 $17,995 $139,715,157 5
26 May 19, 2006 The Da Vinci Code $77,073,388 3,735 $20,635 $77,073,388 3
27 Nov 29, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $74,179,601 4,163 $17,819 $296,295,657 10
28 Dec 13, 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug $73,645,197 3,903 $18,869 $73,645,197 3
29 Dec 19, 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of … $72,629,713 3,703 $19,614 $124,100,534 5
30 May 28, 2004 Shrek 2 $72,170,363 4,223 $17,090 $236,905,717 12
31 May 23, 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park $72,132,785 3,281 $21,985 $74,699,967 3
32 May 21, 2010 Shrek Forever After $70,838,207 4,359 $16,251 $70,838,207 3
33 Nov 6, 2015 Spectre $70,403,148 3,929 $17,919 $70,403,148 3
34 Mar 2, 2012 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax $70,217,070 3,729 $18,830 $70,217,070 3
35 Nov 21, 2008 Twilight $69,637,740 3,419 $20,368 $69,637,740 3
36 Aug 3, 2007 The Bourne Ultimatum $69,283,690 3,660 $18,930 $69,283,690 3
37 May 28, 2004 The Day After Tomorrow $68,743,584 3,425 $20,071 $68,743,584 3
38 Nov 14, 2008 Quantum of Solace $67,528,882 3,451 $19,568 $67,528,882 3
39 Jun 21, 2013 World War Z $66,411,834 3,607 $18,412 $66,411,834 3
40 Dec 9, 2005 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, t… $65,556,312 3,616 $18,130 $65,556,312 3
41 Jul 2, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $64,832,191 4,468 $14,510 $157,577,169 5
42 Mar 12, 2010 Alice in Wonderland $62,714,076 3,728 $16,822 $209,339,432 10
43 Dec 25, 2009 Sherlock Holmes $62,304,277 3,626 $17,183 $62,304,277 3
44 Dec 20, 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers $62,007,528 3,622 $17,120 $102,046,212 5
45 Apr 22, 2016 The Jungle Book $61,538,821 4,028 $15,278 $192,213,247 10
46 Jul 29, 2016 Jason Bourne $59,215,365 4,026 $14,708 $59,215,365 3
47 Mar 30, 2012 The Hunger Games $58,551,063 4,137 $14,153 $248,483,901 10
48 Feb 9, 2001 Hannibal $58,003,121 3,230 $17,958 $58,003,121 3
49 Nov 23, 2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone $57,487,755 3,672 $15,656 $186,978,513 10
50 Nov 28, 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 $56,972,599 4,151 $13,725 $225,680,904 10
51 Nov 17, 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $55,820,330 3,127 $17,851 $55,820,330 3
52 May 16, 2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian $55,034,805 3,929 $14,007 $55,034,805 3
53 Nov 25, 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire $54,727,138 3,858 $14,185 $201,010,207 10
54 Dec 19, 2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Ar… $54,724,334 3,875 $14,122 $89,131,544 5
55 Mar 21, 2014 Divergent $54,607,747 3,936 $13,874 $54,607,747 3
56 Jun 26, 2015 Jurassic World $54,532,615 4,198 $12,990 $500,373,420 17
57 Oct 2, 2015 The Martian $54,308,575 3,831 $14,176 $54,308,575 3
58 May 22, 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Sm… $54,173,286 4,096 $13,226 $54,173,286 3
59 May 25, 2007 Shrek the Third $53,039,992 4,172 $12,713 $203,378,450 10
60 Jul 23, 2004 The Bourne Supremacy $52,521,865 3,165 $16,595 $52,521,865 3
61 Mar 20, 2015 The Divergent Series: Insurgent $52,263,680 3,875 $13,487 $52,263,680 3
62 Jul 16, 2004 I, Robot $52,179,887 3,420 $15,257 $52,179,887 3
63 Nov 24, 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $52,118,445 3,134 $16,630 $137,095,800 10
64 Mar 27, 2015 Home $52,107,731 3,708 $14,053 $52,107,731 3
65 Nov 27, 2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 $52,004,595 4,175 $12,456 $198,545,129 10
66 Jul 20, 2001 Jurassic Park III $50,771,645 3,434 $14,785 $81,385,755 5
67 Dec 26, 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of … $50,598,104 3,703 $13,664 $222,268,708 12
68 Mar 31, 2017 The Boss Baby $50,198,902 3,773 $13,305 $50,198,902 3
69 Jun 11, 1993 Jurassic Park $50,159,460 2,404 $20,865 $50,159,460 3
70 May 10, 2013 The Great Gatsby $50,085,184 3,535 $14,168 $50,085,184 3
71 Nov 26, 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… $49,087,101 4,125 $11,900 $219,056,129 10
72 Dec 27, 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers $48,875,549 3,622 $13,494 $200,058,231 12
73 Jun 6, 2014 The Fault in Our Stars $48,002,523 3,173 $15,128 $48,002,523 3
74 Jul 22, 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows:… $47,422,212 4,375 $10,839 $273,539,281 10
75 Dec 21, 2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship… $47,211,490 3,359 $14,055 $74,368,000 5
76 Nov 22, 2002 Die Another Day $47,072,040 3,314 $14,204 $47,072,040 3
77 May 14, 2004 Troy $46,865,412 3,411 $13,739 $46,865,412 3
78 Feb 10, 2017 Fifty Shades Darker $46,607,250 3,710 $12,563 $46,607,250 3
79 May 15, 2009 Angels & Demons $46,204,168 3,527 $13,100 $46,204,168 3
80 Mar 14, 2008 Horton Hears a Who $45,012,998 3,954 $11,384 $45,012,998 3
81 Mar 26, 2010 How to Train Your Dragon $43,732,319 4,055 $10,785 $43,732,319 3
82 Apr 29, 2016 The Jungle Book $43,714,706 4,041 $10,818 $253,371,506 17
83 Nov 23, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $43,641,448 4,070 $10,723 $227,366,118 11
84 May 28, 2010 Shrek Forever After $43,311,063 4,367 $9,918 $133,061,414 10
85 Nov 27, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon $42,870,031 4,042 $10,606 $230,947,696 10
86 May 25, 2001 Shrek $42,481,425 3,623 $11,725 $99,019,205 10
87 May 18, 2001 Shrek $42,347,760 3,587 $11,806 $42,387,348 3
88 Nov 22, 2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets $42,227,263 3,682 $11,469 $148,358,831 10
89 Nov 25, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 $41,683,574 4,066 $10,252 $220,832,009 10
90 Nov 16, 2012 Skyfall $41,104,513 3,505 $11,727 $160,941,621 11
91 Feb 19, 2010 Shutter Island $41,062,440 2,991 $13,729 $41,062,440 3
92 May 10, 1996 Twister $41,059,405 2,414 $17,009 $41,059,405 3
93 Dec 26, 2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Ar… $40,921,395 3,875 $10,560 $168,017,513 12
94 Nov 17, 2006 Casino Royale $40,833,156 3,434 $11,891 $40,833,156 3
95 Jan 8, 2016 The Revenant $39,826,840 3,375 $11,801 $41,383,741 17
96 Dec 16, 2011 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows $39,637,079 3,703 $10,704 $39,637,079 3
97 Mar 9, 2012 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax $38,846,020 3,746 $10,370 $121,724,850 10
98 Dec 28, 2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship… $38,695,582 3,359 $11,520 $174,119,499 12
99 Jul 1, 2016 The Legend of Tarzan $38,527,856 3,561 $10,819 $38,527,856 3
100 Jun 18, 1993 Jurassic Park $38,455,860 2,437 $15,780 $120,173,345 10

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.