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Thursday, April 24, 2014

Fastest Movies to Earn $150 Million at the Domestic Box Office

Note: Movies are 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.

Rank       Date       MovieDays to MilestoneCumulative Gross After Passing Milestone
1 May 5, 2012 Marvel's The Avengers 2 $150,371,975
2 May 5, 2013 Iron Man 3 3 $174,144,585
3 Jul 17, 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II 3 $169,189,427
4 Jul 22, 2012 The Dark Knight Rises 3 $160,887,295
5 Jul 20, 2008 The Dark Knight 3 $158,411,483
6 Nov 24, 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 3 $158,074,286
7 Mar 25, 2012 The Hunger Games 3 $152,535,747
8 May 6, 2007 Spider-Man 3 3 $151,116,516
9 Jun 27, 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 4 $168,056,697
10 May 22, 2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith 4 $158,449,700
11 Jul 10, 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest 4 $153,774,825
12 Nov 23, 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon 4 $153,345,623
13 May 28, 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End 4 $153,042,234
14 Jul 3, 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon 5 $162,618,212
15 Nov 22, 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 5 $158,978,162
16 Jul 19, 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 5 $158,022,354
17 Jul 4, 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse 5 $157,577,169
18 Jun 18, 2013 Man of Steel 5 $152,777,618
19 Jul 4, 2004 Spider-Man 2 5 $152,411,751
20 May 26, 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 5 $151,958,445
21 Nov 19, 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 5 $151,158,344
22 Nov 24, 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I 6 $158,493,048
23 Jul 8, 2007 Transformers 6 $155,405,412
24 Jun 23, 2010 Toy Story 3 6 $154,495,178
25 May 20, 2003 The Matrix Reloaded 6 $152,920,000
26 May 12, 2010 Iron Man 2 6 $152,821,023
27 Jul 16, 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 6 $150,130,637
28 Jul 8, 2013 Despicable Me 2 7 $153,587,070
29 May 9, 2002 Spider-Man 7 $151,622,504
30 May 24, 2007 Shrek the Third 7 $150,338,458
31 Dec 23, 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 7 $150,139,984
32 Nov 25, 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 8 $169,054,371
33 Mar 12, 2010 Alice in Wonderland 8 $163,906,691
34 Dec 25, 2009 Avatar 8 $160,189,097
35 May 26, 2004 Shrek 2 8 $156,522,000
36 Jun 2, 2011 The Hangover Part II 8 $154,426,960
37 Mar 3, 2004 The Passion of the Christ 8 $153,003,000
38 Nov 23, 2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone 8 $152,478,000
39 Jun 2, 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand 8 $151,640,643
40 May 10, 2008 Iron Man 9 $162,882,216
41 Jun 1, 2013 Fast and Furious 6 9 $160,627,875
42 Jun 29, 2013 Monsters University 9 $156,910,695
43 May 24, 2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones 9 $154,093,732
44 Jul 10, 2012 The Amazing Spider-Man 9 $153,210,348
45 Dec 26, 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 9 $151,182,682
46 Apr 13, 2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier 10 $158,883,032
47 Jun 13, 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 10 $157,975,042
48 May 28, 1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace 10 $153,537,561
49 May 29, 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 10 $153,424,261
50 Dec 23, 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 10 $150,041,265
51 Nov 18, 2012 Skyfall 11 $160,941,621
52 Jul 9, 2005 The War of the Worlds 11 $156,514,700
53 May 27, 2013 Star Trek Into Darkness 11 $156,013,879
54 Jul 12, 2008 Hancock 11 $155,158,422
55 May 18, 2009 Star Trek 11 $152,175,578
56 Jan 1, 2005 Meet the Fockers 11 $151,131,705
57 Nov 25, 2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 11 $150,920,000
58 May 12, 2003 X2 11 $150,680,000
59 Dec 30, 2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 12 $156,294,000
60 Jan 3, 2010 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel 12 $155,916,935
61 Jul 27, 2010 Inception 12 $155,017,120
62 Jun 10, 2003 Finding Nemo 12 $153,212,000
63 Dec 25, 2007 I am Legend 12 $150,950,671
64 Jun 1, 2010 Shrek Forever After 12 $150,687,105
65 Mar 19, 2013 Oz the Great and Powerful 12 $150,253,436
66 Nov 19, 2013 Thor: The Dark World 12 $150,036,561
67 Jun 10, 2009 Up 13 $151,537,818
68 May 31, 2006 The Da Vinci Code 13 $150,622,529
69 Dec 26, 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 14 $160,469,546
70 Jul 5, 2012 Brave 14 $154,356,971
71 Aug 7, 2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember 14 $152,949,000
72 Feb 20, 2014 The LEGO Movie 14 $151,710,096
73 Nov 18, 2004 The Incredibles 14 $151,031,633
74 Jan 3, 2008 National Treasure: The Book of Secrets 14 $150,808,111
75 Jun 6, 2003 Bruce Almighty 15 $155,784,420
76 May 13, 2011 Fast Five 15 $155,163,280
77 Jan 8, 2010 Sherlock Holmes 15 $153,641,575
78 Dec 1, 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas 15 $151,244,000
79 Aug 17, 2001 Rush Hour 2 15 $150,973,000
80 Aug 17, 2007 The Bourne Ultimatum 15 $150,575,375
81 Jul 16, 1997 Men in Black 15 $150,061,026
82 Oct 19, 2013 Gravity 16 $162,161,396
83 Jan 6, 2007 Night at the Museum 16 $157,688,762
84 Jul 12, 2008 WALL-E 16 $157,370,028
85 Mar 24, 2007 300 16 $156,195,649
86 Jul 24, 2010 Despicable Me 16 $154,306,020
87 Jul 6, 2013 World War Z 16 $153,722,315
88 Jul 24, 2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 16 $153,702,000
89 Jul 14, 2012 Ted 16 $152,453,070
90 Jul 13, 2006 Superman Returns 16 $152,027,786
91 Mar 17, 2012 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax 16 $151,999,320
92 Jun 23, 2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted 16 $151,318,394
93 Jan 4, 1998 Titanic 17 $157,467,971
94 Jun 25, 2006 Cars 17 $156,664,916
95 Nov 18, 2001 Monsters, Inc. 17 $156,341,118
96 Jun 22, 2008 Kung Fu Panda 17 $155,830,875
97 Dec 25, 2005 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 17 $153,220,802
98 Jun 13, 2004 The Day After Tomorrow 17 $153,144,814
99 Jun 21, 2009 The Hangover 17 $152,817,015
100 Aug 12, 2007 The Simpsons Movie 17 $152,381,993
101 Dec 30, 2005 King Kong 17 $151,546,510
102 May 17, 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine 17 $150,993,169
103 Aug 18, 2002 Signs 17 $150,513,131
104 Jul 20, 2002 Men in Black 2 18 $154,181,000
105 Jun 10, 2000 Mission: Impossible 2 18 $153,061,941
106 Aug 1, 2005 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 18 $150,927,875
107 Jun 4, 2001 Shrek 18 $150,844,164
108 Jul 11, 2011 Cars 2 18 $150,818,203
109 Jun 27, 1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me 18 $150,646,048
110 Apr 17, 2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown 18 $150,314,711
111 Aug 13, 2001 Planet of the Apes 18 $150,132,461
112 Jan 1, 2008 Alvin and the Chipmunks 19 $153,632,443
113 Jul 19, 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 19 $151,865,987
114 Jul 3, 2005 Batman Begins 19 $151,070,575
115 Jul 18, 2007 Ratatouille 20 $151,650,816
116 May 23, 2001 The Mummy Returns 20 $150,420,495
117 Jun 14, 2001 Pearl Harbor 21 $150,499,372
118 May 26, 2011 Thor 21 $150,359,303
119 Jul 13, 1989 Batman 21 $150,304,595
120 Aug 7, 2001 Jurassic Park 3 21 $150,117,505
121 Jan 6, 2012 Mission Impossible IV 22 $155,841,777
122 Apr 17, 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens 22 $153,344,846
123 Jan 12, 2001 Cast Away 22 $152,406,225
124 Aug 12, 2011 Captain America: The First Avenger 22 $151,816,373
125 Nov 28, 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa 22 $150,519,735
126 Dec 14, 2013 Frozen 23 $157,446,099
127 Jan 7, 2012 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows 23 $153,643,482
128 Apr 17, 2010 How to Train Your Dragon 23 $152,133,279
129 Jul 8, 1995 Batman Forever 23 $152,124,320
130 Jun 17, 2012 Men in Black 3 24 $152,726,558
131 Dec 7, 2008 Quantum of Solace 24 $151,620,134
132 Jul 4, 2010 The Karate Kid 24 $151,523,517
133 Dec 14, 2008 Twilight 24 $150,045,826
134 Dec 14, 2009 The Blind Side 25 $150,910,191
135 Aug 30, 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes 26 $150,658,296
136 Nov 27, 2012 Wreck-It Ralph 26 $150,381,382
137 Jun 22, 2005 Madagascar 27 $151,314,720
138 Jul 27, 1998 Armageddon 27 $151,127,643
139 Jan 12, 2011 Tron: Legacy 27 $150,475,806
140 Dec 9, 2009 2012 27 $150,457,168
141 Aug 10, 2005 The Wedding Crashers 27 $150,312,000
142 Jul 7, 2005 Mr. And Mrs. Smith 28 $150,797,034
143 Jul 27, 2000 The Perfect Storm 28 $150,536,000
144 Jun 20, 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park 29 $199,183,139
145 Sep 3, 1999 The Sixth Sense 29 $152,327,000
146 Jun 19, 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian 29 $150,781,806
147 Dec 18, 1999 Toy Story 2 30 $152,400,000
148 May 1, 2010 Clash of the Titans 30 $152,308,664
149 Apr 20, 2013 The Croods 30 $152,042,153
150 Jun 24, 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 30 $150,266,042
151 Jan 14, 2001 What Women Want 31 $152,195,000
152 Jan 6, 2002 Ocean's Eleven 31 $151,967,372
153 Apr 14, 2002 Ice Age 31 $151,625,634
154 Mar 11, 2001 Hannibal 31 $151,463,000
155 Aug 22, 2004 The Bourne Supremacy 31 $150,393,515
156 Mar 14, 2005 Hitch 32 $150,567,000
157 Dec 18, 2006 Happy Feet 32 $150,171,217
158 May 5, 2009 Fast & Furious 33 $150,188,200
159 Dec 28, 2010 Tangled 35 $150,559,830
160 Nov 5, 2004 Shark Tale 36 $150,676,000
161 Jul 30, 1999 Big Daddy 36 $150,118,000
162 Aug 29, 1998 Saving Private Ryan 37 $153,097,000
163 Aug 30, 1997 Air Force One 37 $150,097,083
164 Aug 1, 2010 Grown Ups 38 $150,761,385
165 Jul 26, 1992 Batman Returns 38 $150,598,782
166 Aug 19, 2012 Ice Age: Continental Drift 38 $150,191,923
167 Jun 11, 2000 Gladiator 38 $150,174,374
168 Feb 1, 2003 Catch Me if You Can 39 $150,914,309
169 Jul 24, 1999 Tarzan 39 $150,758,000
170 Aug 5, 2013 The Heat 39 $150,074,973
171 Feb 2, 2013 Django Unchained 40 $150,498,262
172 Jul 10, 2012 Snow White and the Huntsman 40 $150,200,085
173 Jan 1, 2003 Die Another Day 41 $150,062,000
174 Jul 7, 2005 The Longest Yard 42 $150,256,799
175 Dec 19, 2003 Elf 43 $150,800,000
176 Dec 31, 2004 National Treasure 43 $150,300,000
177 Dec 29, 2006 Casino Royale 43 $150,100,000
178 Jan 27, 2007 The Pursuit of Happyness 44 $151,636,940
179 Apr 14, 2007 Wild Hogs 44 $151,201,924
180 Feb 3, 2011 True Grit 44 $150,262,402
181 Sep 22, 2011 The Help 44 $150,044,102
182 Aug 27, 2000 X-Men 45 $151,232,499
183 Aug 4, 2009 The Proposal 47 $150,466,001
184 Jul 1, 2011 Bridesmaids 50 $150,402,225
185 Dec 31, 2004 The Polar Express 52 $151,700,000
186 May 7, 2008 Horton Hears a Who 55 $150,015,902
187 May 25, 1999 The Matrix 56 $150,261,576
188 Dec 1, 2000 Meet the Parents 57 $150,535,000
189 Jul 14, 2006 Over the Hedge 57 $150,498,000
190 Sep 5, 2005 Fantastic Four 60 $152,733,384
191 Jul 28, 2008 Sex and the City 60 $150,918,988
192 Jan 12, 2013 Lincoln 65 $150,879,747
193 Jan 24, 1999 A Bug's Life 66 $151,735,000
194 Jul 15, 1999 The Mummy 70 $150,112,655
195 Sep 16, 2000 Scary Movie 72 $150,240,000
196 Sep 30, 2000 What Lies Beneath 72 $150,238,000
197 Sep 25, 1998 There's Something About Mary 73 $150,084,000
198 Oct 25, 2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra 80 $150,010,209
199 Mar 20, 2002 A Beautiful Mind 90 $150,255,000
200 Sep 20, 2002 Scooby-Doo 99 $152,604,731
201 Apr 5, 2003 Chicago 100 $150,761,000