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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Biggest Thursdays at the Domestic Box Office

Rank       Date       MovieGrossTheatersPer TheaterDays in Release
1 May 19, 2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith $50,013,859 3,661 $13,661 1
2 May 15, 2003 The Matrix Reloaded $42,508,303 3,603 $11,798 1
3 May 26, 2011 The Hangover Part II $31,610,367 3,615 $8,744 1
4 May 16, 2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $30,141,417 3,161 $9,535 1
5 Jun 25, 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen $29,094,472 4,234 $6,872 2
6 May 22, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull $25,041,072 4,260 $5,878 1
7 Jul 4, 2013 Despicable Me 2 $24,546,980 3,956 $6,205 3
8 Jul 1, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $24,211,138 4,416 $5,483 2
9 Jul 1, 2004 Spider-Man 2 $23,812,920 4,152 $5,735 2
10 Jul 16, 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince $22,011,215 4,275 $5,149 2
11 Jun 30, 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon $21,540,018 4,011 $5,370 2
12 Jul 5, 2007 Transformers $19,177,089 4,011 $4,781 3
13 Jul 12, 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix $18,374,405 4,181 $4,395 2
14 Jul 1, 2010 The Last Airbender $17,511,097 3,169 $5,526 1
15 Jul 4, 1996 Independence Day $17,343,388 2,881 $6,020 2
16 Jul 3, 2008 Hancock $17,052,167 3,680 $4,634 2
17 Dec 18, 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King $17,019,987 3,703 $4,596 2
18 Jul 4, 2002 Men in Black 2 $16,493,214 3,557 $4,637 2
19 Jul 24, 2008 The Dark Knight $16,464,405 4,366 $3,771 7
20 Jul 5, 2012 The Amazing Spider-Man $15,814,761 4,318 $3,663 4
21 Dec 26, 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers $15,455,171 3,622 $4,267 9
22 Nov 28, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire $14,951,629 4,163 $3,592 7
23 Feb 26, 2004 The Passion of the Christ $14,781,316 3,006 $4,917 2
24 Dec 31, 2009 Avatar $14,738,136 3,456 $4,265 14
25 Jun 30, 2005 The War of the Worlds $14,425,917 3,908 $3,691 2
26 Dec 25, 2008 Marley & Me $14,380,980 3,480 $4,132 1
27 May 27, 2010 Sex and the City 2 $14,208,097 2,125 $6,686 1
28 Jul 3, 1997 Men in Black $14,206,708 0   2
29 Dec 25, 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King $13,986,220 3,703 $3,777 9
30 Dec 19, 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers $13,878,712 3,622 $3,832 2
31 May 16, 2013 Star Trek Into Darkness $13,536,422 3,762 $3,598 0
32 May 21, 2009 Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins $13,372,491 3,480 $3,843 1
33 Nov 25, 1999 Toy Story 2 $13,241,000 3,235 $4,093 7
34 May 24, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End $13,240,044 3,100 $4,271 0
35 Jul 26, 2012 The Dark Knight Rises $13,202,371 4,404 $2,998 7
36 Jun 24, 2010 Toy Story 3 $13,056,504 4,028 $3,241 7
37 Nov 24, 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire $12,409,162 3,858 $3,216 7
38 Nov 23, 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $12,400,000 3,127 $3,965 7
39 May 10, 2012 Marvel's The Avengers $12,391,566 4,349 $2,849 7
40 Jul 13, 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest $12,358,033 4,133 $2,990 7
41 Dec 23, 2004 Meet the Fockers $12,330,000 3,518 $3,505 2
42 Nov 22, 2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone $12,320,000 3,672 $3,355 7
43 May 20, 1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace $12,307,918 2,970 $4,144 2
44 Jun 13, 2013 Man of Steel $12,062,124 1,000 $12,062 0
45 Dec 30, 2004 Meet the Fockers $12,000,000 3,518 $3,411 9
46 Jan 1, 2004 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King $11,950,000 3,703 $3,227 16
47 Jul 3, 2003 Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines $11,884,000 3,355 $3,542 3
48 Dec 25, 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button $11,871,831 2,988 $3,973 1
49 May 23, 2013 The Hangover 3 $11,789,463 3,555 $3,316 1
50 Jul 2, 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen $11,654,658 4,234 $2,753 9