Deadpool is set to break the rated R opening weekend record with a total of $135 million. The previous record was held by The Matrix Reloaded at $91.7 million. It is set to become the seventh largest comic book movie opening as well.

Superhero Movie Openings (Top 10) 

Rank Title Studio Lifetime Gross Opening Date
1 Marvel’s The Avengers BV $623,357,910 $207,438,708 5/4/12
2 Avengers: Age of Ultron BV $459,005,868 $191,271,109 5/1/15
3 Iron Man 3 BV $409,013,994 $174,144,585 5/3/13
4 The Dark Knight Rises WB $448,139,099 $160,887,295 7/20/12
5 The Dark Knight WB $534,858,444 $158,411,483 7/18/08
6 Spider-Man 3 Sony $336,530,303 $151,116,516 5/4/07
7 Deadpool Fox $135,050,000 $135,050,000 2/12/16
8 Iron Man 2 Par. $312,433,331 $128,122,480 5/7/10
9 Man of Steel WB $291,045,518 $116,619,362 6/14/13
10 Spider-Man Sony $403,706,375 $114,844,116 5/3/02

Rated R Top 10 Openings

Rank Title Studio Opening Date
1 Deadpool Fox $135,050,000 2/12/16
2 The Matrix Reloaded WB $91,774,413 5/15/03
3 American Sniper WB $89,269,066 1/16/15
4 The Hangover Part II WB $85,946,294 5/26/11
5 Fifty Shades of Grey Uni. $85,171,450 2/13/15
6 The Passion of the Christ NM $83,848,082 2/25/04
7 300 WB $70,885,301 3/9/07
8 Straight Outta Compton Uni. $60,200,180 8/14/15
9 Hannibal MGM $58,003,121 2/9/01
10 22 Jump Street Sony $57,071,445 6/13/14

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