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On This Day - May 17

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on May 17.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2003 The Matrix Reloaded Saturday $34,389,237 $281,553,689
2014 Godzilla Saturday $32,160,363 $200,676,069
2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones Friday $24,404,757 $310,676,740
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness Friday $21,623,002 $228,778,661
2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Saturday $20,396,123 $141,621,490
2015 Pitch Perfect 2 Sunday $16,462,020 $183,785,415
2008 Iron Man Saturday $13,431,355 $318,604,126
2009 Star Trek Sunday $12,990,361 $257,730,019
2015 Mad Max: Fury Road Sunday $12,670,764 $153,636,354
2009 Angels & Demons Sunday $12,106,343 $133,375,846

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on May 17.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness Friday $21,623,002 $228,778,661
2002 About a Boy Friday $2,606,000 $40,803,000

Record Weekend

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on domestic revenue recorded on a weekend where Friday, Saturday or Sunday was May 17.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2014 Godzilla $93,188,384 $200,676,069
2003 The Matrix Reloaded $91,774,413 $281,553,689
2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $80,027,814 $310,676,740
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness $70,165,559 $228,778,661
2015 Pitch Perfect 2 $69,216,890 $183,785,415
2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian $55,034,805 $141,621,490
2009 Angels & Demons $46,204,168 $133,375,846
2015 Mad Max: Fury Road $45,428,128 $153,636,354
2002 Spider-Man $45,036,912 $403,706,375
2009 Star Trek $43,034,547 $257,730,019

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2019: Untitled Men in Black

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Bill Paxton (1955, died on February 25th, 2017 at the age of 61)

Note: The charts on this page are not adjusted for inflation.