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Box Office Records > Domestic > All Movies > Holiday 3-Day Opening Weekend > Memorial Day

Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day)


See also: Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day) - Memorial Day (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) - Memorial Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) - Memorial Day (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) - Memorial Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon) - Memorial Day (Opening, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted) - Memorial Day (All Movies, 4-Day, Fri-Mon, Inflation Adjusted)

Other Domestic Holiday 3-Day Opening Weekend records: New Year's Day - Martin Luther King - Super Bowl - Washington's Birthday - Easter - Independence Day - Labor Day - Columbus Day - Halloween - Veterans Day - Thanksgiving - Christmas

This chart contains the domestic box office for movies for Memorial Day 3-Day Weekends (Opening Weekend).

Only movies that made at least $1.0 million during their 3 day opening weekend are included in this chart.

Rank Date Movie Weekend Total
Gross
Week
1 May 25, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’… $114,732,820 $309,420,425 1
2 May 26, 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand $102,750,665 $234,362,462 1
3 May 23, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the … $100,137,835 $317,023,851 1
4 May 24, 2013 Fast and Furious 6 $97,375,245 $238,679,850 1
5 May 23, 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past $90,823,660 $233,921,534 1
6 May 27, 2011 The Hangover Part II $85,946,294 $254,464,305 1
7 May 23, 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park $72,132,785 $229,086,679 1
8 May 28, 2004 The Day After Tomorrow $68,743,584 $186,740,799 1
9 May 23, 2003 Bruce Almighty $67,953,330 $242,704,995 1
10 May 27, 2016 X-Men: Apocalypse $65,769,562 $155,442,489 1
11 May 26, 2017 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Te… $62,983,253 $172,558,876 1
12 May 25, 2001 Pearl Harbor $59,078,912 $198,539,855 1
13 May 26, 2000 Mission: Impossible 2 $57,845,297 $215,409,889 1
14 May 25, 2012 Men in Black 3 $54,592,779 $179,020,854 1
15 May 22, 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Sm… $54,173,286 $177,243,721 1
16 May 27, 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 $47,656,302 $165,249,063 1
17 May 27, 2005 The Longest Yard $47,606,480 $158,119,460 1
18 May 27, 2005 Madagascar $47,224,594 $193,595,521 1
19 May 24, 1996 Mission: Impossible $45,436,830 $180,981,886 1
20 May 22, 1998 Godzilla $44,047,541 $136,314,294 1
21 May 22, 2009 Terminator Salvation $42,558,390 $125,322,469 1
22 May 24, 2013 The Hangover 3 $41,671,198 $112,200,072 1
23 May 27, 1994 The Flintstones $37,182,745 $130,531,208 1
24 May 26, 1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade $37,031,573 $197,171,806 1
25 May 24, 2013 Epic $33,531,068 $107,518,682 1
26 May 22, 2015 Tomorrowland $33,028,165 $93,436,322 1
27 May 28, 2010 Sex and the City 2 $31,001,870 $95,347,692 1
28 May 28, 2010 Prince of Persia: Sands of Time $30,095,259 $90,759,676 1
29 May 27, 2016 Alice Through the Looking Glass $26,858,726 $77,042,381 1
30 May 22, 1987 Beverly Hills Cop II $26,348,555 $153,665,036 1
31 May 24, 1985 Rambo: First Blood Part II $25,520,843 $150,415,432 1
32 May 25, 1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom $25,337,110 $179,880,271 1
33 May 27, 1988 Crocodile Dundee 2 $24,462,976 $109,306,210 1
34 May 25, 1990 Back to the Future Part III $23,703,060 $88,055,283 1
35 May 22, 1992 Alien 3 $23,141,188 $54,927,174 1
36 May 27, 1983 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi $23,019,618 $309,205,079 1
37 May 22, 2015 Poltergeist $22,620,386 $47,425,125 1
38 May 26, 1995 Casper $22,091,975 $100,328,194 1
39 May 28, 1999 Notting Hill $21,811,180 $116,089,678 1
40 May 24, 2002 Insomnia $20,930,169 $67,263,182 1
41 May 28, 1993 Cliffhanger $20,458,022 $84,049,211 1
42 May 26, 2000 Shanghai Noon $19,647,065 $56,932,305 1
43 May 26, 2017 Baywatch $18,503,871 $58,060,186 1
44 May 24, 2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron $17,770,036 $73,215,310 1
45 May 27, 1988 Rambo III $16,745,418 $53,715,611 1
46 May 28, 1982 Rocky III $16,015,408 $125,049,125 1
47 May 24, 1991 Backdraft $15,723,480 $77,868,585 1
48 May 23, 1986 Cobra $15,652,147 $49,042,224 1
49 May 27, 1994 Beverly Hills Cop III $15,276,224 $42,586,861 1
50 May 23, 2014 Blended $14,284,031 $46,290,741 1
51 May 24, 2002 Enough $14,009,653 $39,177,215 1
52 May 24, 1985 A View to a Kill $13,294,435 $50,327,960 1
53 May 22, 1992 Far and Away $12,948,940 $58,883,840 1
54 May 26, 1995 Braveheart $12,908,202 $75,545,647 1
55 May 23, 1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side $12,357,190 $40,996,665 1
56 May 28, 1993 Made In America $11,821,326 $44,942,695 1
57 May 23, 1997 Addicted To Love $11,446,098 $34,673,095 1
58 May 28, 2004 Raising Helen $10,985,597 $37,485,528 1
59 May 22, 2009 Dance Flick $10,643,536 $25,662,155 1
60 May 24, 1996 Spy Hard $10,448,420 $26,936,265 1
61 May 22, 1992 Encino Man $9,866,120 $40,057,130 1
62 May 24, 1985 Brewster's Millions $9,858,905 $40,800,000 1
63 May 28, 1993 Super Mario Bros. $8,532,623 $20,844,907 1
64 May 25, 2012 Chernobyl Diaries $7,955,307 $18,119,640 1
65 May 26, 1995 Johnny Mnemonic $7,420,808 $19,006,201 1
66 May 23, 2003 The In-Laws $7,319,848 $20,440,627 1
67 May 24, 1991 Hudson Hawk $7,082,820 $17,218,916 1
68 May 26, 1995 Mad Love $6,820,171 $15,446,532 1
69 May 25, 2012 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel $6,383,203 $46,383,639 4
70 May 25, 1990 Fire Birds $6,358,761 $14,760,451 1
71 May 22, 1987 Ernest Goes to Camp $6,171,957 $23,509,382 1
72 May 24, 1991 Thelma & Louise $6,101,297 $45,361,000 1
73 May 24, 1991 Only the Lonely $5,997,993 $21,830,957 1
74 May 28, 2004 Soul Plane $5,648,486 $13,922,211 1
75 May 28, 1982 Visiting Hours $5,250,157 $12,581,713 1
76 May 23, 1980 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back $4,910,483 $290,271,960 1
77 May 22, 1981 Bustin' Loose $4,798,289 $31,261,000 1
78 May 26, 1989 Pink Cadillac $4,408,593 $12,143,484 1
79 May 22, 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas $4,335,095 $10,680,275 1
80 May 28, 1999 The Thirteenth Floor $4,278,452 $11,810,854 1
81 May 22, 1981 The Four Seasons $4,128,525 $42,488,161 1
82 May 26, 1995 Tales from the Hood $3,898,983 $11,784,569 1
83 May 28, 1993 Menace II Society $3,839,638 $27,731,527 1
84 May 25, 1979 Alien $3,522,581 $80,930,630 1
85 May 25, 2007 Bug $3,245,556 $7,006,708 1
86 May 24, 1991 Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken $2,710,416 $7,300,000 1
87 May 22, 1981 The Legend of the Lone Ranger $2,700,000 $13,400,000 1
88 May 22, 1987 The Chipmunk Adventure $2,584,720 $6,804,312 1
89 May 22, 1981 Outland $2,455,000 $20,000,000 1
90 May 25, 1979 The Prisoner of Zenda $2,425,315 $7,000,000 1
91 May 27, 1983 Chained Heat $2,252,682 $6,149,983 1
92 May 27, 1977 Smokey and the Bandit $1,728,060 $126,737,428 1
93 May 27, 1977 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope $1,554,475 $460,998,007 1
94 May 23, 1980 The Gong Show Movie $1,476,425 $6,621,520 1
95 May 22, 2015 Tanu Weds Manu Returns $1,006,476 $3,043,479 1

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.