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List of 2018 box office number-one films in the United States

This is a list of films which placed number one at the weekend box office for the year 2018.[1]

# Date Film Gross Note(s)
1 January 7, 2018 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle $37,233,653 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle reached #1 in its third weekend of release. Initial estimates had Insidious: The Last Key ahead of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.
2 January 14, 2018 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle $28,101,972
3 January 21, 2018 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle $19,505,170 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle became the first film in 2018 to top the box office for three consecutive weekends.
4 January 28, 2018 Maze Runner: The Death Cure $24,167,011
5 February 4, 2018 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle $10,930,222 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle reclaimed the #1 spot on its seventh weekend of release, making it the first film since Avatar to top the box office in its seventh weekend. It also became the first film since The Martian to top the box office for four non-consecutive weekends.
6 February 11, 2018 Fifty Shades Freed $38,560,195
7 February 18, 2018 Black Panther $202,003,951 Black Panther broke Captain America: Civil War's record ($179.1 million) for the highest weekend debut for a film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe outside of the Avengers films. It also broke Deadpool's records ($132.4 million) for the highest weekend debut in February, for a winter release, and for the President's Day weekend.
8 February 25, 2018 Black Panther $111,658,835
9 March 4, 2018 Black Panther $66,306,935
10 March 11, 2018 Black Panther $40,817,579 Black Panther became the first film since Star Wars: The Force Awakens to top the box office for four consecutive weekends.
11 March 18, 2018 Black Panther $26,650,690 Black Panther became the first film since Avatar to top the box office for five consecutive weekends.
12 March 25, 2018 Pacific Rim Uprising $28,116,535 Initial estimates had Black Panther ahead of Pacific Rim Uprising. During the weekend, Black Panther became the highest-grossing superhero film ever domestically, surpassing The Avengers.
13 April 1, 2018 Ready Player One $41,764,050
14 April 8, 2018 A Quiet Place $50,203,562
15 April 15, 2018 Rampage $35,753,093
16 April 22, 2018 A Quiet Place $20,911,809 A Quiet Place reclaimed the #1 spot in its third weekend of release.
17 April 29, 2018 Avengers: Infinity War $257,698,183 Avengers: Infinity War broke Furious 7's record ($147.2 million) for the highest weekend debut in April, Beauty and the Beast's record ($174.8 million) for the highest weekend debut for a spring release, The Avengers' record ($207.4 million) for the highest weekend debut for a superhero film and Star Wars: The Force Awakens' records ($247.9 million) for the highest weekend debut for a 3D film, a PG-13-rated film, and of all-time. Its $640.5 million worldwide opening weekend broke Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice's record ($422.5 million) for the highest worldwide opening weekend debut for a comic book film and The Fate of the Furious' record ($541.9 million) for the highest worldwide opening of all-time. It had the highest weekend debut of 2018.
18 May 6, 2018 Avengers: Infinity War $114,774,810 Avengers: Infinity War broke Star Wars: The Force Awakens' record (12 days) for the fastest film to gross $1 billion worldwide, crossing the mark in 11 days.
19 May 13, 2018 Avengers: Infinity War $62,078,047
20 May 20, 2018 Deadpool 2 $125,507,153 Deadpool 2 broke It's records for the highest grossing Thursday preview night ($13.5 million) and the biggest opening day ($50.4 million) for an R-rated film with $18.6 million and $53.3 million respectively. It also broke The Matrix Reloaded's record ($91.7 million) for the biggest opening weekend for an R-rated sequel.
21 May 27, 2018 Solo: A Star Wars Story $84,420,489
22 June 3, 2018 Solo: A Star Wars Story $29,396,882
23 June 10, 2018 Ocean's 8 $41,607,378
24 June 17, 2018 Incredibles 2 $182,687,905 Incredibles 2 broke Finding Dory's records for the highest weekend debut for a Pixar animated film and highest animated debut of all time ($135.1 million). It also broke Beauty and the Beast's record for the highest opening for a PG-rated film ($174.8 million).
25 June 24, 2018 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom $148,024,610 Incredibles 2 and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom became the first two films to bring in over $100 million over two consecutive weekends since Shrek the Third and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End in 2007, and the first time this had ever happened over two non-holiday weekends.
26 July 1, 2018 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom $60,912,195
27 July 8, 2018 Ant-Man and the Wasp $75,812,205 During the weekend, Incredibles 2 ($503.7 million) broke Finding Dory's record for the highest grossing animated film and highest grossing Pixar film of all time ($486.3 million) and became the first animated film to gross $500 million.
28 July 15, 2018 Hotel Transylvania 3 $44,076,225
29 July 22, 2018 The Equalizer 2 $36,011,640 In second place, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again's $35 million opening weekend broke Into the Woods' record ($31.1 million) for the highest weekend debut for a film based on a Broadway musical.
30 July 29, 2018 Mission: Impossible – Fallout $61,236,534
31 August 5, 2018 Mission: Impossible – Fallout $35,323,815 During the weekend, Black Panther became the first superhero film, and third film overall, to gross $700 million.
32 August 12, 2018 The Meg $45,402,195 The Meg broke Deep Blue Sea's record ($19.1 million) for highest opening for a R-rated live-action shark film.
33 August 19, 2018 Crazy Rich Asians $26,510,140
34 August 26, 2018 Crazy Rich Asians $24,808,202
35 September 2, 2018 Crazy Rich Asians $21,964,345 During the weekend, Incredibles 2 became the first animated film to gross $600 million.
36 September 9, 2018 The Nun $53,807,379
37 September 16, 2018 The Predator $24,632,284
38 September 23, 2018 The House with a Clock in Its Walls $26,608,020
39 September 30, 2018 Night School $27,257,615
40 October 7, 2018 Venom $80,255,756 Venom broke Gravity's record ($55.8 million) for the highest weekend debut in October.
41 October 14, 2018 Venom $35,006,107
42 October 21, 2018 Halloween $76,221,545 Halloween broke Friday the 13th's record ($40.5 million) for the highest debut for a slasher film.
43 October 28, 2018 Halloween $31,419,070
44 November 4, 2018 Bohemian Rhapsody $51,061,119
45 November 11, 2018 The Grinch $67,572,855 The Grinch broke How the Grinch Stole Christmas' record ($55 million) for the highest weekend debut for a Christmas-themed film.
46 November 18, 2018 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald $62,163,104
47 November 25, 2018 Ralph Breaks the Internet $56,237,634 In second place, Creed II's $35.2 million opening weekend broke Creed's record ($30.1 million) for the highest weekend debut for a boxing film and 101 Dalmatians' record ($33.5 million) for the highest live-action Thanksgiving opening.
48 December 2, 2018 Ralph Breaks the Internet $25,566,945
49 December 9, 2018 Ralph Breaks the Internet $16,253,831
50 December 16, 2018 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse $35,363,376 Ralph Breaks the Internet and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse became the first two animated films to top the box office for four consecutive weekends since Finding Dory and The Secret Life of Pets in 2016.
51 December 23, 2018 Aquaman $67,873,522
52 December 30, 2018 Aquaman $52,114,571

Highest-grossing filmsEdit

Highest-grossing films of 2018[2]
Rank Title Distributor Domestic gross
1. Black Panther Disney $700,059,566
2. Avengers: Infinity War $678,815,482
3. Incredibles 2 $608,581,744
4. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Universal $416,769,345
5. Aquaman Warner Bros. $335,061,807
6. Deadpool 2 20th Century Fox $318,491,426
7. The Grinch Universal $270,620,950
8. Mission: Impossible – Fallout Paramount $220,159,104
9. Ant-Man and the Wasp Disney $216,648,740
10. Bohemian Rhapsody 20th Century Fox $216,428,042


Highest-grossing films of 2018
by MPAA rating
G Pandas
PG Incredibles 2
PG-13 Black Panther
R Deadpool 2
NC-17 N/A

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Weekend Box Office Index, 2018". Box Office Mojo.
  2. ^ "2018 DOMESTIC GROSSES". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved April 5, 2019.