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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 Dec 18, 2015 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens 5 $325,438,146
2 Jun 19, 2015 Jurassic World 8 $325,326,090
3 May 11, 2012 The Avengers 9 $342,148,409
4 Jul 25, 2008 The Dark Knight 10 $313,781,677
5 May 8, 2015 The Avengers: Age of Ultron 10 $313,402,397
6 Jul 27, 2012 The Dark Knight Rises 12 $304,045,972
7 Nov 29, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 12 $303,708,162
8 Jul 3, 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 14 $305,522,774
9 May 10, 2013 Iron Man 3 14 $301,891,883
10 Jan 1, 2010 Avatar 15 $308,898,218
11 Jul 29, 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II 15 $303,092,462
12 Jul 21, 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest 16 $311,341,880
13 Apr 6, 2012 The Hunger Games 17 $302,450,722
14 Jun 3, 2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith 17 $300,336,979
15 Jun 4, 2004 Shrek 2 18 $302,608,864
16 Jul 2, 2010 Toy Story 3 18 $301,883,298
17 Jul 15, 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon 19 $302,878,797
18 Jul 16, 2004 Spider-Man 2 19 $302,287,882
19 Apr 17, 2015 Furious 7 20 $300,534,085
20 May 24, 2002 Spider-Man 22 $305,073,768
21 May 25, 2007 Spider-Man 3 24 $303,977,758
22 Jan 9, 2004 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 24 $301,700,000
23 Jul 26, 2013 Despicable Me 2 26 $301,650,860
24 Jun 11, 1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace 28 $303,061,673
25 Mar 26, 2010 Alice in Wonderland 28 $301,525,693
26 Mar 19, 2004 The Passion of the Christ 29 $300,753,000
27 Jul 17, 2015 Inside Out 30 $302,882,902
28 Aug 7, 2015 Minions 30 $300,570,370
29 Jan 17, 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 33 $300,122,052
30 Jun 15, 2007 Shrek the Third 34 $300,965,639
31 Dec 26, 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 36 $300,182,013
32 Aug 10, 2007 Transformers 39 $300,560,008
33 Jun 27, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 39 $300,085,447
34 Jun 11, 2010 Iron Man 2 40 $300,331,985
35 Sep 12, 2014 Guardians of the Galaxy 44 $303,904,198
36 Jan 30, 1998 Titanic 44 $300,809,839
37 Jul 6, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End 45 $301,725,691
38 Jan 3, 2014 Frozen 47 $300,321,753
39 Jun 13, 2008 Iron Man 48 $300,042,790
40 Jul 18, 2003 Finding Nemo 51 $301,815,991
41 Jan 4, 2002 Harry Potter and the Sorcererís Stone 52 $300,404,434
42 Feb 13, 2015 American Sniper 53 $304,113,098
43 Feb 15, 2013 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 67 $300,161,285
44 Aug 13, 1993 Jurassic Park 70 $302,341,355
45 Jan 18, 2013 Skyfall 72 $300,149,583
46 Sep 25, 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 77 $300,011,724
47 Sep 17, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse 81 $300,047,908
48 Mar 29, 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 102 $300,746,000
49 Oct 17, 2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 103 $300,557,571
50 Aug 23, 2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones 104 $300,001,487
51 Oct 25, 1996 Independence Day 117 $300,880,790
52 Nov 26, 1982 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial 175 $300,433,037
53 Jan 13, 1995 Forrest Gump 194 $300,443,950
54 Dec 30, 1994 The Lion King 201 $300,352,905
55 Aug 13, 1982 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope 1,909 $311,092,510
56 Mar 28, 1997 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi 5,063 $300,623,278