Happy Thanksgiving!by Dibyayan_Chakravorty | created - 24 Oct 2015 | updated - 02 Jul 2016 | Public
This poll is in celebration of Thanksgiving Day.
As of Thanksgiving weekend 2014, these are 35 US domestic box office winners of Thanksgiving opening Weekends (1982-2014). Which of these films is your favorite?
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1. Frozen (I) (2013)
PG | 102 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When the newly-crowned Queen Elsa accidentally uses her power to turn things into ice to curse her home in infinite winter, her sister Anna teams up with a mountain man, his playful reindeer, and a snowman to change the weather condition.
Votes: 494,868 | Gross: $400.74M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $67,391,326
2. Toy Story 2 (1999)
G | 92 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When Woody is stolen by a toy collector, Buzz and his friends vow to rescue him, but Woody finds the idea of immortality in a museum tempting.
Votes: 447,800 | Gross: $245.85M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $57,388,839
3. Tangled (2010)
PG | 100 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
The magically long-haired Rapunzel has spent her entire life in a tower, but now that a runaway thief has stumbled upon her, she is about to discover the world for the first time, and who she really is.
Votes: 348,622 | Gross: $200.82M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $48,767,052
4. Enchanted (2007)
PG | 107 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
A young maiden in a land called Andalasia, who is prepared to be wed, is sent away to New York City by an evil queen, where she falls in love with a lawyer.
Votes: 160,769 | Gross: $127.81M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $34,440,317
5. 101 Dalmatians (1996)
G | 103 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
An evil high-fashion designer plots to steal Dalmatian puppies in order to make an extravagant fur coat, but instead creates an extravagant mess.
Votes: 88,051 | Gross: $136.19M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $33,504,025
6. A Bug's Life (1998)
G | 95 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A misfit ant, looking for "warriors" to save his colony from greedy grasshoppers, recruits a group of bugs that turn out to be an inept circus troupe.
Votes: 239,996 | Gross: $162.80M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $33,258,052
7. Four Christmases (2008)
PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A couple struggles to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas.
Votes: 55,372 | Gross: $120.15M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $31,069,826
8. Unbreakable (2000)
PG-13 | 106 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A man learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating accident.
Votes: 306,205 | Gross: $95.01M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $30,330,771
9. The Muppets (2011)
PG | 103 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
A Muppet fanatic with some help from his 2 human compatriots must regroup the Muppet gang to stop an avaricious oil mogul from taking down one of their precious life-longing treasures.
Votes: 81,118 | Gross: $88.63M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $29,239,026
10. Toy Story (1995)
G | 81 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
A cowboy doll is profoundly threatened and jealous when a new spaceman figure supplants him as top toy in a boy's room.
Votes: 754,662 | Gross: $191.80M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $29,140,617
11. Back to the Future Part II (1989)
PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip.
Votes: 405,200 | Gross: $118.50M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $27,835,125
12. Flubber (1997)
PG | 93 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
An absent-minded professor discovers "flubber," a rubber-like super-bouncy substance.
Votes: 75,207 | Gross: $92.98M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $26,725,207
13. Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
PG | 92 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private join forces with undercover organization The North Wind to stop the villainous Dr. Octavius Brine from destroying the world as we know it.
Votes: 70,094 | Gross: $83.35M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $25,447,444
14. The Haunted Mansion (2003)
PG | 88 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
A realtor and his wife and children are summoned to a mansion, which they soon discover is haunted, and while they attempt to escape, he learns an important lesson about the family he has neglected.
Votes: 36,841 | Gross: $75.85M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $24,278,410
15. Rise of the Guardians (2012)
PG | 97 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
When the evil spirit Pitch launches an assault on Earth, the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.
Votes: 140,382 | Gross: $103.41M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $23,773,465
16. Life of Pi (2012)
PG | 127 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.
Votes: 514,122 | Gross: $124.99M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $22,451,514
17. Spy Game (2001)
R | 126 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Retiring CIA agent Nathan Muir recalls his training of Tom Bishop while working against agency politics to free him from his Chinese captors.
Votes: 132,261 | Gross: $0.03M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $21,689,125
18. Christmas with the Kranks (2004)
PG | 99 min | Comedy, Family
With their daughter away, the Kranks decide to skip Christmas altogether until she decides to come home, causing an uproar when they have to celebrate the holiday at the last minute.
Votes: 34,111 | Gross: $73.78M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $21,570,867
19. Deja Vu (2006)
PG-13 | 126 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
After a ferry is bombed in New Orleans, an A.T.F. agent joins a unique investigation using experimental surveillance technology to find the bomber, but soon finds himself becoming obsessed with one of the victims.
Votes: 268,781 | Gross: $64.04M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $20,574,802
20. End of Days (1999)
R | 122 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror
At the end of the century, Satan visits New York in search of a bride. It's up to an ex-cop who now runs an elite security outfit to stop him.
Votes: 97,804 | Gross: $66.89M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $20,523,595
21. Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
PG-13 | 125 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
After a bitter divorce, an actor disguises himself as a female housekeeper to spend time with his children held in custody by his former wife.
Votes: 211,243 | Gross: $219.20M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $20,468,847
22. Rocky IV (1985)
PG | 91 min | Drama, Sport
Rocky Balboa proudly holds the world heavyweight boxing championship, but a new challenger has stepped forward: Drago, a six-foot-four, 261-pound fighter who has the backing of the Soviet Union.
Votes: 159,113 | Gross: $127.87M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $19,991,537
23. 102 Dalmatians (2000)
G | 100 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Cruella DeVil gets out of prison and goes after the puppies once more.
Votes: 30,453 | Gross: $66.96M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $19,883,351
24. Aladdin (1992)
G | 90 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
When a street urchin vies for the love of a beautiful princess, he uses a genie's magic power to make himself off as a prince in order to marry her.
Votes: 306,315 | Gross: $217.35M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $19,289,073
25. This Christmas (2007)
PG-13 | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A Christmastime drama centered around the Whitfield family's first holiday together in four years.
Votes: 7,381 | Gross: $49.12M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $17,958,183
26. Yours, Mine & Ours (2005)
PG | 88 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
A widowed Coast Guard Admiral and a widow handbag designer fall in love and marry, much to the dismay of her 10 and his 8 children.
Votes: 24,226 | Gross: $53.41M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $17,461,108
27. Old Dogs (I) (2009)
PG | 88 min | Comedy, Family
Two friends and business partners find their lives turned upside down when strange circumstances lead them to be the temporary guardians of seven year-old twins.
Votes: 33,819 | Gross: $49.49M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $16,894,511
28. Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
PG | 119 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
To save Earth from an alien probe, Admiral James T. Kirk and his fugitive crew go back in time to San Francisco in 1986 to retrieve the only beings who can communicate with it: humpback whales.
Votes: 70,148 | Gross: $109.71M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $16,881,888
29. The Bodyguard (1992)
R | 129 min | Drama, Music, Romance
A former Secret Service agent takes on the job of bodyguard to an R&B singer, whose lifestyle is most unlike a President's.
Votes: 104,249 | Gross: $121.95M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $16,611,793
30. Alien: Resurrection (1997)
R | 109 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
200 years after her death, Ellen Ripley is revived as a powerful human/alien hybrid clone. Along with a crew of space pirates, she must again battle the deadly aliens and stop them from reaching Earth.
Votes: 203,479 | Gross: $47.75M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $16,474,092
31. Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
R | 108 min | Comedy, Crime
Dale, Kurt and Nick decide to start their own business but things don't go as planned because of a slick investor, prompting the trio to pull off a harebrained and misguided kidnapping scheme.
Votes: 138,684 | Gross: $54.45M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $15,457,418
32. Australia (2008)
PG-13 | 165 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand.
Votes: 111,574 | Gross: $49.55M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $14,800,723
33. Red Dawn (2012)
PG-13 | 93 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A group of teenagers look to save their town from an invasion of North Korean soldiers.
Votes: 68,197 | Gross: $44.81M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $14,276,668
34. 3 Men and a Little Lady (1990)
PG | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken ... See full summary »
Votes: 19,946 | Gross: $71.61M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $13,774,642
35. Alexander (2004)
R | 175 min | Action, Adventure, Biography
Alexander, the King of Macedonia and one of the greatest army leaders in the history of warfare, conquers much of the known world.
Votes: 151,343 | Gross: $34.30M
Thanksgiving Opening Weekend Gross: $13,687,087