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Widest Opening Weekend



Other Domestic Misc records: Never No. 1 Domestic - Never Wide Domestic - $100m Movies per Year - Lowest No. 1 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 Mar 30, 2018 Ready Player One 4,234 $41,769,050
33 Jun 27, 2014 Transformers: Age of Extinction 4,233 $100,038,390
34 Dec 15, 2017 Star Wars Ep. VIII: The Last Jedi 4,232 $220,009,584
35 May 6, 2016 Captain America: Civil War 4,226 $179,139,142
36 Mar 17, 2017 Beauty and the Beast 4,210 $174,750,616
37 Jun 14, 2013 Man of Steel 4,207 $116,619,362
38 Nov 20, 2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 4,175 $102,665,981
39 Jun 2, 2017 Wonder Woman 4,165 $103,251,471
40 Jun 22, 2012 Brave 4,164 $66,323,594
41 May 21, 2004 Shrek 2 4,163 $108,037,878
42 Nov 22, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 4,163 $158,074,286
43 Dec 16, 2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 4,157 $155,081,681
44 May 20, 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 4,155 $90,151,958
45 Jul 2, 2004 Spider-Man 2 4,152 $88,156,227
46 Nov 21, 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 4,151 $121,897,634
47 May 27, 2016 X-Men: Apocalypse 4,150 $65,769,562
48 Nov 18, 2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 4,144 $74,403,387
49 Mar 23, 2012 The Hunger Games 4,137 $152,535,747
50 Dec 18, 2015 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens 4,134 $247,966,675
51 Jul 7, 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest 4,133 $135,634,554
52 May 27, 2005 Madagascar 4,131 $47,224,594
53 Nov 19, 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I 4,125 $125,017,372
54 May 18, 2007 Shrek the Third 4,122 $121,629,270
55 Jun 24, 2011 Cars 2 4,115 $66,135,507
56 Jun 6, 2008 Kung Fu Panda 4,114 $60,239,130
57 May 2, 2008 Iron Man 4,105 $102,118,668
58 Mar 27, 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens 4,104 $59,321,095
59 Sep 8, 2017 It 4,103 $123,403,419
60 Apr 13, 2018 Rampage 4,101 $35,753,093
61 May 1, 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine 4,099 $85,058,003
62 Jul 3, 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 4,099 $41,690,382
63 May 22, 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian 4,096 $54,173,286
64 Jul 1, 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon 4,088 $97,852,865
65 Feb 10, 2017 The Lego Batman Movie 4,088 $53,003,468
66 Aug 1, 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy 4,080 $94,320,883
67 Nov 3, 2017 Thor: Ragnarok 4,080 $122,744,989
68 Jul 28, 2017 The Emoji Movie 4,075 $24,531,923
69 Jun 3, 2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows 4,071 $35,316,382
70 Mar 3, 2017 Logan 4,071 $88,411,916
71 Nov 16, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 4,070 $141,067,634
72 Jun 23, 2017 Transformers: The Last Knight 4,069 $44,680,073
73 Jun 24, 2016 Independence Day: Resurgence 4,068 $41,039,944
74 Jun 30, 2006 Superman Returns 4,065 $52,535,096
75 Nov 18, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 4,061 $138,122,261
76 Nov 4, 2016 Trolls 4,060 $46,581,142
77 May 19, 2006 Over the Hedge 4,059 $38,457,003
78 Oct 6, 2017 Blade Runner 2049 4,058 $32,753,122
79 Nov 7, 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa 4,056 $63,106,589
80 Mar 26, 2010 How to Train Your Dragon 4,055 $43,732,319
81 May 5, 2006 Mission: Impossible III 4,054 $47,743,273
82 Nov 17, 2017 Justice League 4,051 $93,842,239
83 Sep 22, 2017 The Lego Ninjago Movie 4,047 $20,433,071
84 Mar 22, 2013 The Croods 4,046 $43,639,736
85 Dec 14, 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 4,045 $84,617,303
86 Jun 9, 2017 The Mummy 4,035 $31,668,375
87 Jun 18, 2010 Toy Story 3 4,028 $110,307,189
88 Apr 15, 2016 The Jungle Book 4,028 $103,261,464
89 Jul 29, 2016 Jason Bourne 4,026 $59,215,365
90 Nov 20, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon 4,024 $142,839,137
91 Dec 23, 2016 Sing 4,022 $35,258,145
92 Jul 14, 2017 War for the Planet of the Apes 4,022 $56,262,929
93 Feb 16, 2018 Black Panther 4,020 $202,003,951
94 Oct 1, 2004 Shark Tale 4,016 $47,604,606
95 Jul 6, 2007 Transformers 4,011 $70,502,384
96 Aug 7, 2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra 4,007 $54,713,046
97 Jun 21, 2013 Monsters University 4,004 $82,429,469
98 Apr 3, 2015 Furious 7 4,003 $147,163,560
99 Aug 11, 2017 The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature 4,003 $8,342,311
100 Sep 22, 2017 Kingsman: The Golden Circle 4,003 $39,023,010

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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