List of 1968 box office number-one films in the United States

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This is a list of films which have placed number one at the weekend box office in the United States during 1968.

# Weekend end date Film Box office Notes
1 January 7, 1968 The Graduate $3,763,832
2 January 14, 1968 The Graduate $3,542,611
3 January 21, 1968 The Graduate $3,247,673
4 January 28, 1968 Firecreek $2,900,573
5 February 4, 1968 The Graduate $3,000,000 The Graduate reached #1 in its seventh weekend of release.
6 February 11, 1968 Planet of the Apes $3,683,823
7 February 18, 1968 Planet of the Apes $3,384,838
8 February 25, 1968 Planet of the Apes $3,173,536
9 March 3, 1968 Day of the Evil Gun $2,763,783
10 March 10, 1968 Stay Away, Joe $3,592,683
11 March 17, 1968 Stay Away, Joe $2,582,581
12 March 24, 1968 No Way to Treat a Lady $2,572,831
13 March 31, 1968 The Producers $2,763,389 The Producers reached #1 in its second weekend of release.
14 April 7, 1968 2001: A Space Odyssey $3,593,630
15 April 14, 1968 2001: A Space Odyssey $3,239,584
16 April 21, 1968 2001: A Space Odyssey $3,200,572
17 April 28, 1968 Yours, Mine and Ours $3,637,864
18 May 5, 1968 The Odd Couple $2,683,486
19 May 12, 1968 2001: A Space Odyssey $3,572,582 2001: A Space Odyssey reclaimed #1 in its sixth weekend of release.
20 May 19, 1968 The Devil's Brigade $2,763,684
21 May 26, 1968 2001: A Space Odyssey $2,852,314 2001: A Space Odyssey reclaimed #1 in its eighth weekend of release.
22 June 2, 1968 Bandolero! $2,625,683
23 June 9, 1968 2001: A Space Odyssey $2,451,763 2001: A Space Odyssey reclaimed #1 in its tenth weekend of release.
24 June 16, 1968 Speedway $3,186,483
25 June 23, 1968 Rosemary's Baby $3,835,258 Rosemary's Baby reached #1 in its second weekend of release.
26 June 30, 1968 The Green Berets $3,746,405 The Green Berets reached #1 in its second weekend of release.
27 July 7, 1968 Rosemary's Baby $2,873,673 Rosemary's Baby reclaimed #1 in its fourth weekend of release.
28 July 14, 1968 Don't Raise the Bridge, Lower the River $1,638,942
29 July 21, 1968 Rosemary's Baby $2,375,761 Rosemary's Baby reclaimed #1 in its sixth weekend of release.
30 July 28, 1968 Rosemary's Baby $2,285,375
31 August 4, 1968 Hang 'Em High $3,271,589
32 August 11, 1968 Hang 'Em High $2,735,752
33 August 18, 1968 Targets $2,947,683
34 August 25, 1968 Targets $1,572,673
35 September 1, 1968 Rachel, Rachel $2,573,683
36 September 8, 1968 Rachel, Rachel $2,285,284
37 September 15, 1968 Rachel, Rachel $1,743,753
38 September 22, 1968 Funny Girl $4,836,385
39 September 29, 1968 Funny Girl $4,737,902
40 October 6, 1968 Night of the Living Dead $3,763,489
41 October 13, 1968 Coogan's Bluff $3,783,486 Coogan's Bluff reached #1 in its second weekend of release.
42 October 20, 1968 Bullitt $4,900,562 Bullitt had the highest weekend debut of 1968.
43 October 27, 1968 Live a Little, Love a Little $3,983,683
44 November 3, 1968 Ice Station Zebra $3,745,284 Ice Station Zebra reached #1 in its second weekend of release.
45 November 10, 1968 Head $3,856,572
46 November 17, 1968 Yellow Submarine $3,875,892
47 November 24, 1968 Lady in Cement $2,953,782
48 December 1, 1968 Funny Girl $3,000,000 Funny Girl reclaimed #1 in its eleventh weekend of release.
49 December 8, 1968 Funny Girl $2,900,792
50 December 15, 1968 Oliver! $3,674,946
51 December 22, 1968 Once Upon a Time in the West $3,264,573
52 December 29, 1968 Oliver! $3,932,578 Oliver reclaimed #1 in its third weekend of release.

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