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On This Day - May 3

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on May 3.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2013 Iron Man 3 Friday $68,858,555 $408,992,272
2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron Sunday $50,319,942 $459,005,868
2002 Spider-Man Friday $39,406,872 $403,706,375
2008 Iron Man Saturday $37,350,099 $318,604,126
2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Saturday $33,161,137 $202,853,933
2003 X2 Saturday $32,000,629 $214,949,694
2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Sunday $21,300,461 $179,883,157
2003 The Lizzie McGuire Movie Saturday $7,180,657 $42,734,455
2011 Fast Five Tuesday $6,158,360 $209,837,675
2014 The Other Woman Saturday $6,077,062 $83,911,193

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on May 3.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2013 Iron Man 3 Friday $68,858,555 $408,992,272
2002 Spider-Man Friday $39,406,872 $403,706,375
2002 Deuces Wild Friday $988,500 $6,044,618
2002 Hollywood Ending Friday $661,000 $4,839,383
2013 Cinco de Mayo, La Batalla Friday $18,607 $173,472

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 3.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron $191,271,109 $459,005,868
2013 Iron Man 3 $174,144,585 $408,992,272
2002 Spider-Man $114,844,116 $403,706,375
2008 Iron Man $102,118,668 $318,604,126
2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 $91,608,337 $202,853,933
2003 X2 $85,558,731 $214,949,694
2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine $85,058,003 $179,883,157
2003 The Lizzie McGuire Movie $17,338,755 $42,734,455
2009 Ghosts of Girlfriends Past $15,411,434 $55,250,026
2008 Made of Honor $14,756,850 $46,012,734

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2019: Untitled Avengers Movie

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Rebecca Hall (1982, turned 35 this year)

Died on this day in history: Ian Sander (2016, at the age of 68), Yumeji Tsukioka (2017, at the age of 94)

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