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Fastest Movies to Earn $300 Million at the Domestic Box Office

The chart below contains all movies that reached $300 Million at the domestic box office, ranked first by the number of days they took to reach the milestone, and second by their total gross on the day they exceeded the milestone.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

← Fastest to $250m Fastest to $350m →
Rank       Date       MovieDays to MilestoneCumulative Gross After Passing Milestone
1 Jun 19, 2015 Jurassic World 8 $325,326,090
2 May 11, 2012 Marvel's The Avengers 9 $342,148,409
3 Jul 25, 2008 The Dark Knight 10 $313,781,677
4 May 8, 2015 The Avengers: Age of Ultron 10 $313,402,397
5 Jul 31, 2012 The Dark Knight Rises 12 $304,045,972
6 Dec 3, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 12 $303,708,162
7 Jul 7, 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 14 $305,522,774
8 May 16, 2013 Iron Man 3 14 $301,891,883
9 Jan 1, 2010 Avatar 15 $308,898,218
10 Jul 29, 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II 15 $303,092,462
11 Jul 21, 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest 16 $311,341,880
12 Apr 6, 2012 The Hunger Games 17 $302,450,722
13 Jun 3, 2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith 17 $300,336,979
14 Jun 4, 2004 Shrek 2 18 $302,608,864
15 Jul 5, 2010 Toy Story 3 18 $301,883,298
16 Jul 15, 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon 19 $302,878,797
17 Jul 16, 2004 Spider-Man 2 19 $302,287,882
18 Apr 22, 2015 Furious 7 20 $300,534,085
19 May 24, 2002 Spider-Man 22 $305,073,768
20 May 25, 2007 Spider-Man 3 24 $303,977,758
21 Jan 9, 2004 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 24 $301,700,000
22 Jul 26, 2013 Despicable Me 2 26 $301,650,860
23 Jun 15, 1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace 28 $303,061,673
24 Apr 1, 2010 Alice in Wonderland 28 $301,525,693
25 Mar 24, 2004 The Passion of the Christ 29 $300,753,000
26 Jul 17, 2015 Inside Out 30 $302,882,902
27 Aug 7, 2015 Minions 30 $300,570,370
28 Jan 17, 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 33 $300,122,052
29 Jun 20, 2007 Shrek the Third 34 $300,965,639
30 Dec 26, 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 36 $300,182,013
31 Aug 10, 2007 Transformers 39 $300,560,008
32 Jun 27, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 39 $300,085,447
33 Jun 15, 2010 Iron Man 2 40 $300,331,985
34 Sep 12, 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy 44 $303,904,198
35 Jan 30, 1998 Titanic 44 $300,809,839
36 Jul 6, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End 45 $301,725,691
37 Jan 7, 2014 Frozen 47 $300,321,753
38 Jun 18, 2008 Iron Man 48 $300,042,790
39 Jul 18, 2003 Finding Nemo 51 $301,815,991
40 Jan 4, 2002 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone 52 $300,404,434
41 Feb 13, 2015 American Sniper 53 $304,113,098
42 Feb 18, 2013 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 67 $300,161,285
43 Jan 18, 2013 Skyfall 72 $300,149,583
44 Aug 20, 1993 Jurassic Park 73 $306,101,930
45 Sep 29, 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 77 $300,011,724
46 Sep 17, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse 81 $300,047,908
47 Mar 29, 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 102 $300,746,000
48 Oct 17, 2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 103 $300,557,571
49 Aug 27, 2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones 104 $300,001,487
50 Oct 25, 1996 Independence Day 117 $300,880,790
51 Dec 3, 1982 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial 178 $302,823,973
52 Jan 13, 1995 Forrest Gump 194 $300,443,950
53 Dec 30, 1994 The Lion King 3D 201 $300,352,905
54 Aug 13, 1982 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope 1,909 $311,092,510
55 Apr 4, 1997 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi 5,066 $303,410,531