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Biggest May Weekend at the Domestic Box Office


See also: Biggest Domestic May Day

Other Domestic Biggest Weekend by Month records: Biggest Domestic January Weekend - Biggest Domestic February Weekend - Biggest Domestic March Weekend - Biggest Domestic July Weekend - Biggest Domestic August Weekend - Biggest Domestic September Weekend - Biggest Domestic October Weekend - Biggest Domestic November Weekend - Biggest Domestic December Weekend

This chart contains figures for the Biggest May Weekends at the Domestic Box Office.

Biggest Domestic April Weekend Biggest Domestic June Weekend
Rank Date Movie Gross Theaters Per
Theater
Total
Gross
Days
1 May 4, 2012 The Avengers $207,438,708 4,349 $47,698 $207,438,708 3
2 May 1, 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron $191,271,109 4,276 $44,731 $191,271,109 3
3 May 6, 2016 Captain America: Civil War $179,139,142 4,226 $42,390 $179,139,142 3
4 May 3, 2013 Iron Man 3 $174,144,585 4,253 $40,946 $174,144,585 3
5 May 4, 2007 Spider-Man 3 $151,116,516 4,252 $35,540 $151,116,516 3
6 May 5, 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 $146,510,104 4,347 $33,704 $146,510,104 3
7 May 7, 2010 Iron Man 2 $128,122,480 4,380 $29,252 $128,122,480 3
8 May 18, 2007 Shrek the Third $121,629,270 4,122 $29,507 $122,536,609 3
9 May 3, 2002 Spider-Man $114,844,116 3,615 $31,769 $114,844,116 3
10 May 25, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’… $114,732,820 4,362 $26,303 $127,972,864 3
11 May 20, 2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith $108,435,841 3,661 $29,619 $158,449,700 4
12 May 21, 2004 Shrek 2 $108,037,878 4,163 $25,952 $128,983,060 5
13 May 11, 2012 The Avengers $103,052,274 4,349 $23,696 $373,071,647 10
14 May 26, 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand $102,750,665 3,690 $27,846 $102,750,665 3
15 May 2, 2008 Iron Man $102,118,668 4,105 $24,877 $102,118,668 3
16 May 23, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the … $100,137,835 4,260 $23,507 $125,178,907 4
17 May 24, 2013 Fast and Furious 6 $97,375,245 3,658 $26,620 $97,375,245 3
18 May 16, 2014 Godzilla $93,188,384 3,952 $23,580 $93,188,384 3
19 May 16, 2003 The Matrix Reloaded $91,774,413 3,603 $25,472 $134,282,716 4
20 May 2, 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 $91,608,337 4,324 $21,186 $91,608,337 3
21 May 23, 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past $90,823,660 3,996 $22,729 $90,823,660 3
22 May 20, 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger… $90,151,958 4,155 $21,697 $90,151,958 3
23 May 27, 2011 The Hangover Part II $85,946,294 3,615 $23,775 $117,556,661 4
24 May 2, 2003 X2 $85,558,731 3,741 $22,871 $85,558,731 3
25 May 1, 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine $85,058,003 4,099 $20,751 $85,058,003 3
26 May 17, 2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $80,027,814 3,161 $25,317 $110,169,231 4
27 May 8, 2009 Star Trek $79,204,289 3,849 $20,578 $79,204,289 3
28 May 8, 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron $77,746,929 4,276 $18,182 $313,402,397 10
29 May 19, 2006 The Da Vinci Code $77,073,388 3,735 $20,635 $77,073,388 3
30 May 13, 2016 Captain America: Civil War $72,637,142 4,226 $17,188 $295,966,220 10
31 May 10, 2013 Iron Man 3 $72,525,615 4,253 $17,053 $284,946,699 10
32 May 28, 2004 Shrek 2 $72,170,363 4,223 $17,090 $236,905,717 12
33 May 23, 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park $72,132,785 3,281 $21,985 $74,699,967 3
34 May 10, 2002 Spider-Man $71,417,527 3,615 $19,756 $223,040,031 10
35 May 21, 2010 Shrek Forever After $70,838,207 4,359 $16,251 $70,838,207 3
36 May 30, 2003 Finding Nemo $70,251,710 3,374 $20,821 $70,251,710 3
37 May 17, 2013 Star Trek Into Darkness $70,165,559 3,868 $18,140 $83,701,981 3
38 May 30, 2014 Maleficent $69,431,298 3,948 $17,586 $69,431,298 3
39 May 15, 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 $69,216,890 3,473 $19,930 $69,216,890 3
40 May 28, 2004 The Day After Tomorrow $68,743,584 3,425 $20,071 $68,743,584 3
41 May 4, 2001 The Mummy Returns $68,139,035 3,401 $20,035 $68,139,035 3
42 May 29, 2009 Up $68,108,790 3,766 $18,085 $68,108,790 3
43 May 23, 2003 Bruce Almighty $67,953,330 3,483 $19,510 $67,953,330 3
44 May 27, 2016 X-Men: Apocalypse $65,769,562 4,150 $15,848 $65,769,562 3
45 May 6, 2011 Thor $65,723,338 3,955 $16,618 $65,723,338 3
46 May 12, 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 $65,263,492 4,347 $15,013 $248,420,911 10
47 May 21, 1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace $64,810,970 2,970 $21,822 $105,661,237 5
48 May 26, 2017 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Te… $62,983,253 4,276 $14,729 $62,983,253 3
49 May 25, 2001 Pearl Harbor $59,078,912 3,214 $18,382 $59,078,912 3
50 May 11, 2007 Spider-Man 3 $58,166,256 4,252 $13,680 $240,236,828 10
51 May 26, 2000 Mission: Impossible 2 $57,845,297 3,653 $15,835 $78,201,695 5
52 May 30, 2008 Sex and the City $56,848,056 3,285 $17,305 $56,848,056 3
53 May 18, 2012 The Avengers $55,644,102 4,249 $13,096 $457,665,517 17
54 May 27, 2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith $55,205,972 3,663 $15,071 $255,648,711 11
55 May 16, 2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian $55,034,805 3,929 $14,007 $55,034,805 3
56 May 25, 2012 Men in Black 3 $54,592,779 4,248 $12,851 $54,592,779 3
57 May 29, 2015 San Andreas $54,588,173 3,777 $14,453 $54,588,173 3
58 May 22, 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Sm… $54,173,286 4,096 $13,226 $54,173,286 3
59 May 25, 2007 Shrek the Third $53,039,992 4,172 $12,713 $203,378,450 10
60 May 14, 2010 Iron Man 2 $52,041,005 4,390 $11,854 $211,200,876 10
61 May 7, 2004 Van Helsing $51,748,040 3,575 $14,475 $51,748,040 3
62 May 28, 1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace $51,399,863 3,022 $17,009 $191,405,863 12
63 May 9, 2008 Iron Man $51,190,629 4,111 $12,452 $177,825,024 10
64 May 10, 2013 The Great Gatsby $50,085,184 3,535 $14,168 $50,085,184 3
65 May 9, 2014 Neighbors $49,033,915 3,279 $14,954 $49,033,915 3
66 May 24, 2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $47,880,532 3,161 $15,147 $189,186,353 11
67 May 5, 2006 Mission: Impossible III $47,743,273 4,054 $11,777 $47,743,273 3
68 May 27, 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 $47,656,302 3,925 $12,142 $53,460,431 4
69 May 27, 2005 The Longest Yard $47,606,480 3,634 $13,100 $47,606,480 3
70 May 27, 2005 Madagascar $47,224,594 4,131 $11,432 $47,224,594 3
71 May 14, 2004 Troy $46,865,412 3,411 $13,739 $46,865,412 3
72 May 15, 2009 Angels & Demons $46,204,168 3,527 $13,100 $46,204,168 3
73 May 24, 1996 Mission: Impossible $45,436,830 3,012 $15,085 $63,531,648 5
74 May 15, 2015 Mad Max: Fury Road $45,428,128 3,702 $12,271 $45,428,128 3
75 May 17, 2002 Spider-Man $45,036,912 3,615 $12,458 $285,573,668 17
76 May 30, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the … $44,754,615 4,264 $10,496 $215,635,899 11
77 May 22, 1998 Godzilla $44,047,541 3,310 $13,307 $58,493,223 5
78 May 7, 1999 The Mummy $43,369,635 3,209 $13,515 $43,369,635 3
79 May 28, 2010 Shrek Forever After $43,311,063 4,367 $9,918 $133,061,414 10
80 May 15, 2009 Star Trek $43,034,547 3,860 $11,149 $147,645,384 10
81 May 22, 2009 Terminator Salvation $42,558,390 3,530 $12,056 $55,930,881 4
82 May 25, 2001 Shrek $42,481,425 3,623 $11,725 $99,019,205 10
83 May 18, 2001 Shrek $42,347,760 3,587 $11,806 $42,387,348 3
84 May 24, 2013 The Hangover 3 $41,671,198 3,555 $11,722 $53,460,661 4
85 May 8, 1998 Deep Impact $41,152,375 3,156 $13,039 $41,152,375 3
86 May 10, 1996 Twister $41,059,405 2,414 $17,009 $41,059,405 3
87 May 9, 2003 X2 $40,032,160 3,749 $10,678 $147,677,021 10
88 May 23, 2003 The Matrix Reloaded $39,904,034 3,603 $11,075 $203,773,759 11
89 May 27, 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger… $39,828,974 4,164 $9,565 $153,424,261 10
90 May 15, 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron $38,859,900 4,276 $9,088 $372,030,708 17
91 May 19, 2000 Dinosaur $38,854,851 3,257 $11,930 $38,854,851 3
92 May 19, 2006 Over the Hedge $38,457,003 4,059 $9,475 $38,457,003 3
93 May 20, 2016 The Angry Birds Movie $38,155,177 3,932 $9,704 $38,155,177 3
94 May 24, 1996 Twister $37,966,706 2,808 $13,521 $144,969,158 17
95 May 30, 2003 Bruce Almighty $37,329,480 3,492 $10,690 $137,396,070 10
96 May 24, 2013 Star Trek Into Darkness $37,291,016 3,907 $9,545 $146,117,582 10
97 May 27, 1994 The Flintstones $37,182,745 2,498 $14,885 $37,182,745 3
98 May 17, 1996 Twister $37,093,440 2,785 $13,319 $95,075,524 10
99 May 26, 1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade $37,031,573 2,327 $15,914 $46,931,772 5
100 May 25, 2012 The Avengers $36,686,871 3,918 $9,364 $513,371,659 24

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.