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Tuesday, July 29, 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 Jul 5, 2014 Transformers: Age of Extinction 9 $163,770,694
41 May 10, 2008 Iron Man 9 $162,882,216
42 Jun 1, 2013 Fast and Furious 6 9 $160,627,875
43 Jun 29, 2013 Monsters University 9 $156,910,695
44 May 24, 2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones 9 $154,093,732
45 Jul 10, 2012 The Amazing Spider-Man 9 $153,210,348
46 May 31, 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past 9 $152,680,342
47 Dec 26, 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 9 $151,182,682
48 Apr 13, 2014 Captain America: The Winter Soldier 10 $158,883,032
49 Jun 13, 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 10 $157,975,042
50 May 28, 1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace 10 $153,537,561
51 May 29, 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 10 $153,424,261
52 Dec 23, 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 10 $150,041,265
53 Nov 18, 2012 Skyfall 11 $160,941,621
54 Jul 9, 2005 The War of the Worlds 11 $156,514,700
55 May 27, 2013 Star Trek Into Darkness 11 $156,013,879
56 May 26, 2014 Godzilla 11 $155,785,665
57 Jul 12, 2008 Hancock 11 $155,158,422
58 May 18, 2009 Star Trek 11 $152,175,578
59 Jan 1, 2005 Meet the Fockers 11 $151,131,705
60 Nov 25, 2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 11 $150,920,000
61 May 12, 2003 X2 11 $150,680,000
62 Dec 30, 2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 12 $156,294,000
63 Jan 3, 2010 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel 12 $155,916,935
64 Jul 27, 2010 Inception 12 $155,017,120
65 Jun 10, 2003 Finding Nemo 12 $153,212,000
66 May 13, 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 12 $151,360,994
67 Dec 25, 2007 I am Legend 12 $150,950,671
68 Jun 1, 2010 Shrek Forever After 12 $150,687,105
69 Mar 19, 2013 Oz the Great and Powerful 12 $150,253,436
70 Nov 19, 2013 Thor: The Dark World 12 $150,036,561
71 Jul 23, 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 13 $152,376,446
72 Jun 10, 2009 Up 13 $151,537,818
73 May 31, 2006 The Da Vinci Code 13 $150,622,529
74 Dec 26, 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 14 $160,469,546
75 Jul 5, 2012 Brave 14 $154,356,971
76 Aug 7, 2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember 14 $152,949,000
77 Feb 20, 2014 The LEGO Movie 14 $151,710,096
78 Nov 18, 2004 The Incredibles 14 $151,031,633
79 Jan 3, 2008 National Treasure: The Book of Secrets 14 $150,808,111
80 Jun 6, 2003 Bruce Almighty 15 $155,784,420
81 May 13, 2011 Fast Five 15 $155,163,280
82 Jan 8, 2010 Sherlock Holmes 15 $153,641,575
83 Dec 1, 2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas 15 $151,244,000
84 Aug 17, 2001 Rush Hour 2 15 $150,973,000
85 Aug 17, 2007 The Bourne Ultimatum 15 $150,575,375
86 Jun 13, 2014 Maleficent 15 $150,364,961
87 Jul 16, 1997 Men in Black 15 $150,061,026
88 Oct 19, 2013 Gravity 16 $162,161,396
89 Jan 6, 2007 Night at the Museum 16 $157,688,762
90 Jul 12, 2008 WALL-E 16 $157,370,028
91 Mar 24, 2007 300 16 $156,195,649
92 Jul 24, 2010 Despicable Me 16 $154,306,020
93 Jul 6, 2013 World War Z 16 $153,722,315
94 Jul 24, 2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 16 $153,702,000
95 Jul 14, 2012 Ted 16 $152,453,070
96 Jul 13, 2006 Superman Returns 16 $152,027,786
97 Mar 17, 2012 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax 16 $151,999,320
98 Jun 23, 2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted 16 $151,318,394
99 Jan 4, 1998 Titanic 17 $157,467,971
100 Jun 25, 2006 Cars 17 $156,664,916
101 Nov 18, 2001 Monsters, Inc. 17 $156,341,118
102 Jun 22, 2008 Kung Fu Panda 17 $155,830,875
103 Dec 25, 2005 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 17 $153,220,802
104 Jun 13, 2004 The Day After Tomorrow 17 $153,144,814
105 Jun 21, 2009 The Hangover 17 $152,817,015
106 Aug 12, 2007 The Simpsons Movie 17 $152,381,993
107 Dec 30, 2005 King Kong 17 $151,546,510
108 May 17, 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine 17 $150,993,169
109 Aug 18, 2002 Signs 17 $150,513,131
110 Jul 20, 2002 Men in Black 2 18 $154,181,000
111 Jun 10, 2000 Mission: Impossible 2 18 $153,061,941
112 Aug 1, 2005 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 18 $150,927,875
113 Jun 4, 2001 Shrek 18 $150,844,164
114 Jul 11, 2011 Cars 2 18 $150,818,203
115 Jun 27, 1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me 18 $150,646,048
116 Apr 17, 2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown 18 $150,314,711
117 Aug 13, 2001 Planet of the Apes 18 $150,132,461
118 Jan 1, 2008 Alvin and the Chipmunks 19 $153,632,443
119 Jul 19, 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 19 $151,865,987
120 Jul 3, 2005 Batman Begins 19 $151,070,575
121 Jul 18, 2007 Ratatouille 20 $151,650,816
122 May 23, 2001 The Mummy Returns 20 $150,420,495
123 Jun 14, 2001 Pearl Harbor 21 $150,499,372
124 May 26, 2011 Thor 21 $150,359,303
125 Jul 13, 1989 Batman 21 $150,304,595
126 Aug 7, 2001 Jurassic Park 3 21 $150,117,505
127 Jan 6, 2012 Mission Impossible IV 22 $155,841,777
128 Apr 17, 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens 22 $153,344,846
129 Jan 12, 2001 Cast Away 22 $152,406,225
130 Jul 4, 2014 22 Jump Street 22 $152,003,356
131 Aug 12, 2011 Captain America: The First Avenger 22 $151,816,373
132 Nov 28, 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa 22 $150,519,735
133 Dec 14, 2013 Frozen 23 $157,446,099
134 Jan 7, 2012 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows 23 $153,643,482
135 Apr 17, 2010 How to Train Your Dragon 23 $152,133,279
136 Jul 8, 1995 Batman Forever 23 $152,124,320
137 Jun 17, 2012 Men in Black 3 24 $152,726,558
138 Dec 7, 2008 Quantum of Solace 24 $151,620,134
139 Jul 4, 2010 The Karate Kid 24 $151,523,517
140 Dec 14, 2008 Twilight 24 $150,045,826
141 Dec 14, 2009 The Blind Side 25 $150,910,191
142 Aug 30, 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes 26 $150,658,296
143 Nov 27, 2012 Wreck-It Ralph 26 $150,381,382
144 Jun 22, 2005 Madagascar 27 $151,314,720
145 Jul 27, 1998 Armageddon 27 $151,127,643
146 Jan 12, 2011 Tron: Legacy 27 $150,475,806
147 Dec 9, 2009 2012 27 $150,457,168
148 Aug 10, 2005 The Wedding Crashers 27 $150,312,000
149 Jul 7, 2005 Mr. And Mrs. Smith 28 $150,797,034
150 Jul 27, 2000 The Perfect Storm 28 $150,536,000
151 Jun 20, 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park 29 $199,183,139
152 Sep 3, 1999 The Sixth Sense 29 $152,327,000
153 Jun 19, 2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian 29 $150,781,806
154 Dec 18, 1999 Toy Story 2 30 $152,400,000
155 May 1, 2010 Clash of the Titans 30 $152,308,664
156 Apr 20, 2013 The Croods 30 $152,042,153
157 Jul 12, 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 30 $150,423,857
158 Jun 24, 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 30 $150,266,042
159 Jan 14, 2001 What Women Want 31 $152,195,000
160 Jan 6, 2002 Ocean's Eleven 31 $151,967,372
161 Apr 14, 2002 Ice Age 31 $151,625,634
162 Mar 11, 2001 Hannibal 31 $151,463,000
163 Aug 22, 2004 The Bourne Supremacy 31 $150,393,515
164 Mar 14, 2005 Hitch 32 $150,567,000
165 Dec 18, 2006 Happy Feet 32 $150,171,217
166 May 5, 2009 Fast & Furious 33 $150,188,200
167 Dec 28, 2010 Tangled 35 $150,559,830
168 Nov 5, 2004 Shark Tale 36 $150,676,000
169 Jul 30, 1999 Big Daddy 36 $150,118,000
170 Aug 29, 1998 Saving Private Ryan 37 $153,097,000
171 Aug 30, 1997 Air Force One 37 $150,097,083
172 Aug 1, 2010 Grown Ups 38 $150,761,385
173 Jul 26, 1992 Batman Returns 38 $150,598,782
174 Aug 19, 2012 Ice Age: Continental Drift 38 $150,191,923
175 Jun 11, 2000 Gladiator 38 $150,174,374
176 Feb 1, 2003 Catch Me if You Can 39 $150,914,309
177 Jul 24, 1999 Tarzan 39 $150,758,000
178 Aug 5, 2013 The Heat 39 $150,074,973
179 Feb 2, 2013 Django Unchained 40 $150,498,262
180 Jul 10, 2012 Snow White and the Huntsman 40 $150,200,085
181 Jan 1, 2003 Die Another Day 41 $150,062,000
182 Jul 7, 2005 The Longest Yard 42 $150,256,799
183 Dec 19, 2003 Elf 43 $150,800,000
184 Dec 31, 2004 National Treasure 43 $150,300,000
185 Dec 29, 2006 Casino Royale 43 $150,100,000
186 Jan 27, 2007 The Pursuit of Happyness 44 $151,636,940
187 Apr 14, 2007 Wild Hogs 44 $151,201,924
188 Feb 3, 2011 True Grit 44 $150,262,402
189 Sep 22, 2011 The Help 44 $150,044,102
190 Aug 27, 2000 X-Men 45 $151,232,499
191 Aug 4, 2009 The Proposal 47 $150,466,001
192 Jul 1, 2011 Bridesmaids 50 $150,402,225
193 Dec 31, 2004 The Polar Express 52 $151,700,000
194 May 7, 2008 Horton Hears a Who 55 $150,015,902
195 May 25, 1999 The Matrix 56 $150,261,576
196 Dec 1, 2000 Meet the Parents 57 $150,535,000
197 Jul 14, 2006 Over the Hedge 57 $150,498,000
198 Sep 5, 2005 Fantastic Four 60 $152,733,384
199 Jul 28, 2008 Sex and the City 60 $150,918,988
200 Jan 12, 2013 Lincoln 65 $150,879,747
201 Jan 24, 1999 A Bug's Life 66 $151,735,000
202 Jul 15, 1999 The Mummy 70 $150,112,655
203 Sep 16, 2000 Scary Movie 72 $150,240,000
204 Sep 30, 2000 What Lies Beneath 72 $150,238,000
205 Sep 25, 1998 There's Something About Mary 73 $150,084,000
206 Oct 25, 2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra 80 $150,010,209
207 Mar 20, 2002 A Beautiful Mind 90 $150,255,000
208 Jun 21, 2014 Divergent 93 $150,086,496
209 Sep 20, 2002 Scooby-Doo 99 $152,604,731
210 Apr 5, 2003 Chicago 100 $150,761,000