Widest Opening Weekend

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

   TheatersWeekend Gross
1 Jul 2, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse 4,468 $64,832,191
2 Jul 20, 2012 The Dark Knight Rises 4,404 $160,887,295
3 May 7, 2010 Iron Man 2 4,380 $128,122,480
4 Jul 15, 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II 4,375 $169,189,427
5 Jul 18, 2008 The Dark Knight 4,366 $158,411,483
6 May 25, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End 4,362 $114,732,820
7 May 21, 2010 Shrek Forever After 4,359 $70,838,207
8 May 4, 2012 Marvel's The Avengers 4,349 $207,438,708
9 Jul 17, 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 4,325 $77,835,727
10 May 2, 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 4,324 $91,608,337
11 Jul 13, 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 4,285 $77,108,414
12 May 1, 2015 The Avengers: Age of Ultron 4,276 $191,271,109
13 May 23, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 4,260 $100,137,835
14 Jun 8, 2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted 4,258 $60,316,738
15 May 3, 2013 Iron Man 3 4,253 $174,144,585
Jun 13, 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 4,253 $49,451,322
17 May 4, 2007 Spider-Man 3 4,252 $151,116,516
18 May 25, 2012 Men in Black 3 4,248 $54,592,779
19 Jun 26, 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 4,234 $108,966,307
20 Jun 27, 2014 Transformers: Age of Extinction 4,233 $100,038,390
21 Jun 14, 2013 Man of Steel 4,207 $116,619,362
22 Jun 22, 2012 Brave 4,164 $66,323,594
23 May 21, 2004 Shrek 2 4,163 $108,037,878
Nov 22, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 4,163 $158,074,286
25 May 20, 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 4,155 $90,151,958
26 Jul 2, 2004 Spider-Man 2 4,152 $88,156,227
27 Nov 21, 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 4,151 $121,897,634
28 Mar 23, 2012 The Hunger Games 4,137 $152,535,747
29 Jul 7, 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest 4,133 $135,634,554
30 May 27, 2005 Madagascar 4,131 $47,224,594
31 Nov 19, 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I 4,125 $125,017,372
32 May 18, 2007 Shrek the Third 4,122 $121,629,270
33 Jun 24, 2011 Cars 2 4,115 $66,135,507
34 Jun 6, 2008 Kung Fu Panda 4,114 $60,239,130
35 May 2, 2008 Iron Man 4,105 $102,118,668
36 Mar 27, 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens 4,104 $59,321,095
37 May 1, 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine 4,099 $85,058,003
Jul 3, 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 4,099 $41,690,382
39 May 22, 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian 4,096 $54,173,286
40 Jul 1, 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon 4,088 $97,852,865
41 Aug 1, 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy 4,080 $94,320,883
42 Nov 16, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 4,070 $141,067,634
43 Jun 30, 2006 Superman Returns 4,065 $52,535,096
44 Nov 18, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 4,061 $138,122,261
45 May 19, 2006 Over the Hedge 4,059 $38,457,003
46 Nov 7, 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa 4,056 $63,106,589
47 Mar 26, 2010 How to Train Your Dragon 4,055 $43,732,319
48 May 5, 2006 Mission: Impossible III 4,054 $47,743,273
49 Mar 22, 2013 The Croods 4,046 $43,639,736
50 Dec 14, 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 4,045 $84,617,303
51 Jun 18, 2010 Toy Story 3 4,028 $110,307,189
52 Nov 20, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon 4,024 $142,839,137
53 Oct 1, 2004 Shark Tale 4,016 $47,604,606
54 Jul 6, 2007 Transformers 4,011 $70,502,384
55 Aug 7, 2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra 4,007 $54,713,046
56 Jun 21, 2013 Monsters University 4,004 $82,429,469
57 Apr 3, 2015 Furious 7 4,003 $147,163,560
58 Sep 27, 2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 4,001 $34,017,930
59 Jul 5, 2013 Despicable Me 2 3,997 $84,227,980
60 May 23, 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past 3,996 $90,823,660
61 Jun 27, 2008 WALL-E 3,992 $63,087,526
62 Jun 9, 2006 Cars 3,985 $60,119,509
63 Jul 11, 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3,967 $72,611,427
64 Jul 4, 2008 Hancock 3,965 $62,603,879
65 Mar 31, 2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown 3,964 $68,033,544
66 Jun 15, 2007 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer 3,959 $58,051,684
67 May 6, 2011 Thor 3,955 $65,723,338
68 Mar 14, 2008 Horton Hears a Who 3,954 $45,012,998
69 Oct 28, 2011 Puss in Boots 3,952 $34,077,439
May 16, 2014 Godzilla 3,952 $93,188,384
71 Apr 11, 2014 Rio 2 3,948 $39,327,869
May 30, 2014 Maleficent 3,948 $69,431,298
73 Nov 5, 2010 MegaMind 3,944 $46,016,833
74 Jun 29, 2007 Ratatouille 3,940 $47,027,395
75 Apr 4, 2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3,938 $95,023,721
76 Mar 21, 2014 Divergent 3,936 $54,607,747
77 Mar 7, 2014 Mr. Peabody & Sherman 3,934 $32,207,057
78 Nov 5, 2004 The Incredibles 3,933 $70,467,623
79 May 16, 2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian 3,929 $55,034,805
80 Nov 2, 2007 Bee Movie 3,928 $38,021,044
81 May 27, 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 3,925 $47,656,302
82 Jul 26, 2013 The Wolverine 3,924 $53,113,752
83 Jul 27, 2007 The Simpsons Movie 3,922 $74,036,787
84 Mar 4, 2011 Rango 3,917 $38,079,323
85 Mar 8, 2013 Oz the Great and Powerful 3,912 $79,110,453
86 Jun 20, 2008 Get Smart 3,911 $38,683,480
87 Jul 1, 2005 The War of the Worlds 3,908 $64,878,725
88 Jul 5, 2013 The Lone Ranger 3,904 $29,210,849
89 Dec 13, 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3,903 $73,645,197
90 Feb 6, 2015 Jupiter Ascending 3,885 $18,372,372
91 May 24, 2013 Epic 3,882 $33,531,068
92 Jul 13, 2012 Ice Age: Continental Drift 3,881 $46,629,259
93 Dec 19, 2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 3,875 $54,724,334
Mar 20, 2015 Insurgent 3,875 $52,263,680
95 May 17, 2013 Star Trek Into Darkness 3,868 $70,165,559
96 Aug 2, 2013 The Smurfs 2 3,866 $17,548,389
97 Jun 17, 2005 Batman Begins 3,858 $48,745,440
Nov 18, 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 3,858 $102,685,961
99 Jun 4, 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 3,855 $93,687,367
100 May 8, 2009 Star Trek 3,849 $79,204,289