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Widest Opening Weekend


See also: Never No. 1 Domestic - Never Wide Domestic

This chart contains figures for the top 100 movies playing in most theaters during their opening weekend.

Rank Date Movie Theaters Weekend Gross
1 Jun 30, 2017 Despicable Me 3 4,529 $72,434,025
2 Jul 2, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse 4,468 $64,832,191
3 Jul 20, 2012 The Dark Knight Rises 4,404 $160,887,295
4 May 7, 2010 Iron Man 2 4,380 $128,122,480
5 Jul 15, 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II 4,375 $169,189,427
6 Jul 8, 2016 The Secret Life of Pets 4,370 $104,352,905
7 Jul 18, 2008 The Dark Knight 4,366 $158,411,483
8 May 25, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End 4,362 $114,732,820
9 May 21, 2010 Shrek Forever After 4,359 $70,838,207
10 May 4, 2012 The Avengers 4,349 $207,438,708
11 Jul 7, 2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming 4,348 $117,027,503
12 May 5, 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 4,347 $146,510,104
13 Jul 17, 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 4,325 $77,835,727
14 May 2, 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 4,324 $91,608,337
15 Apr 14, 2017 The Fate of the Furious 4,310 $98,786,705
16 Jun 17, 2016 Finding Dory 4,305 $135,060,273
17 Jul 10, 2015 Minions 4,301 $115,718,405
18 Jul 13, 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 4,285 $77,108,414
19 May 1, 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron 4,276 $191,271,109
20 May 26, 2017 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales 4,276 $62,983,253
21 Jun 12, 2015 Jurassic World 4,274 $208,806,270
22 May 23, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 4,260 $100,137,835
23 Jun 8, 2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted 4,258 $60,316,738
24 Jun 16, 2017 Cars 3 4,256 $53,688,680
25 Aug 5, 2016 Suicide Squad 4,255 $133,682,248
26 May 3, 2013 Iron Man 3 4,253 $174,144,585
27 Jun 13, 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 4,253 $49,451,322
28 May 4, 2007 Spider-Man 3 4,252 $151,116,516
29 May 25, 2012 Men in Black 3 4,248 $54,592,779
30 Mar 25, 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice 4,242 $166,007,347
31 Jun 26, 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 4,234 $108,966,307
32 Jun 27, 2014 Transformers: Age of Extinction 4,233 $100,038,390
33 May 6, 2016 Captain America: Civil War 4,226 $179,139,142
34 Mar 17, 2017 Beauty and the Beast 4,210 $174,750,616
35 Jun 14, 2013 Man of Steel 4,207 $116,619,362
36 Nov 20, 2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 4,175 $102,665,981
37 Jun 2, 2017 Wonder Woman 4,165 $103,251,471
38 Jun 22, 2012 Brave 4,164 $66,323,594
39 May 21, 2004 Shrek 2 4,163 $108,037,878
40 Nov 22, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 4,163 $158,074,286
41 Dec 16, 2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 4,157 $155,081,681
42 May 20, 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 4,155 $90,151,958
43 Jul 2, 2004 Spider-Man 2 4,152 $88,156,227
44 Nov 21, 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 4,151 $121,897,634
45 May 27, 2016 X-Men: Apocalypse 4,150 $65,769,562
46 Nov 18, 2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 4,144 $74,403,387
47 Mar 23, 2012 The Hunger Games 4,137 $152,535,747
48 Dec 18, 2015 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens 4,134 $247,966,675
49 Jul 7, 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest 4,133 $135,634,554
50 May 27, 2005 Madagascar 4,131 $47,224,594
51 Nov 19, 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I 4,125 $125,017,372
52 May 18, 2007 Shrek the Third 4,122 $121,629,270
53 Jun 24, 2011 Cars 2 4,115 $66,135,507
54 Jun 6, 2008 Kung Fu Panda 4,114 $60,239,130
55 May 2, 2008 Iron Man 4,105 $102,118,668
56 Mar 27, 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens 4,104 $59,321,095
57 May 1, 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine 4,099 $85,058,003
58 Jul 3, 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 4,099 $41,690,382
59 May 22, 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian 4,096 $54,173,286
60 Jul 1, 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon 4,088 $97,852,865
61 Feb 10, 2017 The Lego Batman Movie 4,088 $53,003,468
62 Aug 1, 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy 4,080 $94,320,883
63 Jun 3, 2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows 4,071 $35,316,382
64 Mar 3, 2017 Logan 4,071 $88,411,916
65 Nov 16, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 4,070 $141,067,634
66 Jun 23, 2017 Transformers: The Last Knight 4,069 $44,680,073
67 Jun 24, 2016 Independence Day: Resurgence 4,068 $41,039,944
68 Jun 30, 2006 Superman Returns 4,065 $52,535,096
69 Nov 18, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 4,061 $138,122,261
70 Nov 4, 2016 Trolls 4,060 $46,581,142
71 May 19, 2006 Over the Hedge 4,059 $38,457,003
72 Nov 7, 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa 4,056 $63,106,589
73 Mar 26, 2010 How to Train Your Dragon 4,055 $43,732,319
74 May 5, 2006 Mission: Impossible III 4,054 $47,743,273
75 Mar 22, 2013 The Croods 4,046 $43,639,736
76 Dec 14, 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 4,045 $84,617,303
77 Jun 9, 2017 The Mummy 4,035 $31,668,375
78 Jun 18, 2010 Toy Story 3 4,028 $110,307,189
79 Apr 15, 2016 The Jungle Book 4,028 $103,261,464
80 Jul 29, 2016 Jason Bourne 4,026 $59,215,365
81 Nov 20, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon 4,024 $142,839,137
82 Dec 23, 2016 Sing 4,022 $35,258,145
83 Jul 14, 2017 War for the Planet of the Apes 4,022 $56,262,929
84 Oct 1, 2004 Shark Tale 4,016 $47,604,606
85 Jul 6, 2007 Transformers 4,011 $70,502,384
86 Aug 7, 2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra 4,007 $54,713,046
87 Jun 21, 2013 Monsters University 4,004 $82,429,469
88 Apr 3, 2015 Furious 7 4,003 $147,163,560
89 Sep 27, 2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 4,001 $34,017,930
90 Jul 5, 2013 Despicable Me 2 3,997 $84,227,980
91 May 23, 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past 3,996 $90,823,660
92 Aug 7, 2015 Fantastic Four 3,995 $25,685,737
93 Jun 27, 2008 WALL-E 3,992 $63,087,526
94 Jul 22, 2016 Ice Age: Collision Course 3,992 $21,373,064
95 Jun 9, 2006 Cars 3,985 $60,119,509
96 May 22, 2015 Tomorrowland 3,972 $33,028,165
97 Jul 11, 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3,967 $72,611,427
98 Jul 4, 2008 Hancock 3,965 $62,603,879
99 Mar 31, 2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown 3,964 $68,033,544
100 Jul 15, 2016 Ghostbusters 3,963 $46,018,755

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.