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