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Box Office Records > Domestic > All Movies > Holiday 3-Day Opening Weekend > Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day)


See also: Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day) - Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) - Thanksgiving (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) - Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day) - Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day) - Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) - Thanksgiving (All Movies, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted)

Other Domestic Holiday 3-Day Opening Weekend records: New Year's Day - Martin Luther King - Super Bowl - Washington's Birthday - Easter - Memorial Day - Independence Day - Labor Day - Columbus Day - Halloween - Veterans Day - Christmas

This chart contains the domestic box office for movies for Thanksgiving 3-Day Weekends (Opening Weekend).

Only movies that made at least $1.0 million during their 3 day opening weekend are included in this chart.

Rank Date Movie Weekend Total
Gross
Week
1 Nov 29, 2013 Frozen $67,391,326 $400,738,009 2
2 Nov 26, 1999 Toy Story 2 $57,388,839 $245,852,179 2
3 Nov 25, 2016 Moana $56,631,401 $248,757,044 1
4 Nov 24, 2017 Coco $50,802,605 $139,715,473 1
5 Nov 26, 2010 Tangled $48,767,052 $200,821,936 1
6 Nov 27, 2015 The Good Dinosaur $39,155,217 $123,087,120 1
7 Nov 23, 2007 Enchanted $34,440,317 $127,706,877 1
8 Nov 29, 1996 101 Dalmatians $33,504,025 $136,189,294 1
9 Nov 27, 1998 A Bug's Life $33,258,052 $162,798,565 2
10 Nov 28, 2008 Four Christmases $31,069,826 $120,146,040 1
11 Nov 24, 2000 Unbreakable $30,330,771 $94,999,143 1
12 Nov 27, 2015 Creed $29,632,823 $109,767,581 1
13 Nov 25, 2011 The Muppets $29,239,026 $88,625,922 1
14 Nov 24, 1995 Toy Story $29,140,617 $191,796,233 1
15 Nov 24, 1989 Back to the Future Part II $27,835,125 $118,450,002 1
16 Nov 28, 1997 Flubber $26,725,207 $92,993,801 1
17 Nov 28, 2014 Penguins of Madagascar $25,447,444 $83,350,911 1
18 Nov 28, 2003 The Haunted Mansion $24,278,410 $75,817,994 1
19 Nov 23, 2012 Rise of the Guardians $23,773,465 $103,412,758 1
20 Nov 23, 2012 Life of Pi $22,451,514 $124,987,022 1
21 Nov 23, 2001 Spy Game $21,689,125 $62,362,560 1
22 Nov 26, 2004 Christmas with the Kranks $21,570,867 $73,701,902 1
23 Nov 24, 2006 Déjà Vu $20,574,802 $64,038,616 1
24 Nov 26, 1999 End of Days $20,523,595 $66,889,043 1
25 Nov 26, 1993 Mrs. Doubtfire $20,468,847 $219,195,051 1
26 Nov 29, 1985 Rocky IV $19,991,537 $127,873,716 1
27 Nov 24, 2000 102 Dalmatians $19,883,351 $66,941,559 1
28 Nov 23, 2007 This Christmas $17,958,183 $49,121,934 1
29 Nov 25, 2005 Yours, Mine and Ours $17,461,108 $53,359,917 1
30 Nov 27, 2009 Old Dogs $16,894,511 $49,492,060 1
31 Nov 28, 1986 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home $16,881,888 $109,713,132 1
32 Nov 27, 1992 The Bodyguard $16,611,793 $121,945,720 1
33 Nov 28, 1997 Alien: Resurrection $16,474,092 $47,795,018 1
34 Nov 28, 2014 Horrible Bosses 2 $15,457,418 $54,445,357 1
35 Nov 28, 2008 Australia $14,800,723 $49,554,002 1
36 Nov 23, 2012 Red Dawn $14,276,668 $44,806,783 1
37 Nov 23, 1990 3 Men and a Little Lady $13,774,642 $71,609,321 1
38 Nov 26, 2004 Alexander $13,687,087 $34,297,191 1
39 Nov 27, 2009 Ninja Assassin $13,316,158 $38,122,883 1
40 Nov 23, 2007 Hitman $13,180,769 $39,687,694 1
41 Nov 25, 1988 Scrooged $13,027,842 $59,450,353 1
42 Nov 25, 2016 Allied $12,701,743 $40,098,064 1
43 Nov 29, 1991 My Girl $12,391,783 $58,011,485 1
44 Nov 28, 2003 Bad Santa $12,292,952 $60,060,328 1
45 Nov 29, 2002 Treasure Planet $12,083,248 $38,120,554 1
46 Nov 25, 2011 Arthur Christmas $12,068,931 $46,462,469 1
47 Nov 28, 2008 Transporter 3 $12,063,452 $31,715,062 1
48 Nov 24, 2006 Deck the Halls $12,001,256 $35,093,569 1
49 Nov 26, 2010 Burlesque $11,947,744 $39,440,655 1
50 Nov 25, 2011 Hugo $11,364,505 $73,864,507 1
51 Nov 23, 2001 Black Knight $11,102,948 $33,422,806 1
52 Nov 28, 2003 The Missing $10,833,633 $26,900,336 1
53 Nov 24, 1995 Money Train $10,608,297 $35,324,232 1
54 Nov 27, 1987 3 Men and a Baby $10,384,392 $167,780,960 1
55 Nov 25, 2005 Rent $10,016,021 $29,077,547 1
56 Nov 24, 1995 Casino $9,946,480 $42,438,300 1
57 Nov 25, 1994 Junior $9,803,145 $36,763,355 1
58 Nov 26, 2010 Love and Other Drugs $9,739,161 $32,367,005 1
59 Nov 29, 2002 Eight Crazy Nights $9,434,175 $23,607,202 1
60 Nov 23, 2007 August Rush $9,421,369 $31,664,162 1
61 Nov 25, 2005 Just Friends $9,191,331 $32,596,916 1
62 Nov 23, 2007 The Mist $8,931,973 $25,593,755 1
63 Nov 23, 1990 Predator 2 $8,784,943 $28,317,513 1
64 Nov 26, 2010 Faster $8,523,153 $23,240,020 1
65 Nov 28, 2003 Timeline $8,440,629 $19,480,739 1
66 Nov 26, 1993 A Perfect World $8,075,582 $31,160,784 1
67 Nov 25, 1994 A Low Down Dirty Shame $7,970,574 $29,317,886 1
68 Nov 23, 2007 No Country for Old Men $7,776,773 $74,273,505 3
69 Nov 25, 2005 Pride & Prejudice $7,158,119 $38,372,662 3
70 Nov 27, 1987 Planes, Trains & Automobiles $7,009,482 $49,509,935 1
71 Nov 27, 2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox $6,965,267 $21,002,919 3
72 Nov 29, 2013 Homefront $6,915,241 $20,158,492 1
73 Nov 29, 2002 Solaris $6,752,722 $14,970,038 1
74 Nov 25, 2016 Bad Santa 2 $6,176,680 $17,782,176 1
75 Nov 27, 1998 Babe: Pig in the City $6,162,640 $18,319,860 1
76 Nov 23, 1984 Supergirl $5,738,249 $14,296,438 1
77 Nov 29, 1985 Santa Claus $5,647,160 $23,717,291 1
78 Nov 25, 1988 Cocoon: The Return $5,568,143 $18,924,919 1
79 Nov 29, 2002 Wes Craven Presents: They $5,144,090 $12,840,842 1
80 Nov 29, 2013 The Book Thief $4,864,861 $21,488,481 4
81 Nov 24, 2006 Bobby $4,857,736 $11,242,801 2
82 Nov 23, 2001 Out Cold $4,531,665 $13,906,394 1
83 Nov 25, 2005 In the Mix $4,448,491 $10,223,896 1
84 Nov 24, 2017 Roman J. Israel, Esq. $4,447,070 $11,532,128 2
85 Nov 25, 1994 The Pagemaster $4,188,399 $12,039,526 1
86 Nov 24, 2017 Lady Bird $4,057,559 $23,531,261 4
87 Nov 27, 1998 Home Fries $3,784,023 $10,513,979 1
88 Nov 24, 2006 The Fountain $3,768,702 $10,144,010 1
89 Nov 25, 2005 The Ice Harvest $3,740,799 $9,016,782 1
90 Nov 26, 1993 We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story $3,707,770 $9,315,576 1
91 Nov 29, 2013 Black Nativity $3,669,530 $7,018,188 1
92 Nov 25, 1983 Terms of Endearment $3,498,813 $108,423,489 1
93 Nov 27, 1998 Jerry Springer: Ringmaster $3,344,022 $9,257,103 1
94 Nov 27, 1998 Very Bad Things $3,245,853 $9,949,470 1
95 Nov 24, 2006 Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny $3,234,879 $8,334,575 1
96 Nov 24, 1995 Nick of Time $2,781,601 $8,087,783 1
97 Nov 27, 2015 Victor Frankenstein $2,469,341 $5,775,076 1
98 Nov 23, 1984 Falling in Love $2,293,710 $10,600,000 1
99 Nov 29, 2002 Extreme Ops $2,233,525 $4,835,968 1
100 Nov 24, 2006 For Your Consideration $1,924,071 $5,549,923 2
101 Nov 25, 2011 My Week with Marilyn $1,750,507 $14,597,405 1
102 Nov 26, 1999 Flawless $1,590,155 $4,485,485 1
103 Nov 25, 2016 Rules Don’t Apply $1,589,625 $3,652,206 1
104 Nov 27, 2009 The Road $1,502,231 $8,114,270 1
105 Nov 28, 2008 Milk $1,453,844 $31,841,299 1
106 Nov 24, 2017 The Man Who Invented Christmas $1,353,298 $4,345,760 1
107 Nov 27, 2015 Tamasha $1,006,059 $2,065,487 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.

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