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On This Day - May 15

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Record Day

The chart below contains the top 10 movies based on daily domestic revenue recorded on May 15.

Year Title Day of
Week
Day Domestic
Box Office
2003 The Matrix Reloaded Thursday $42,508,303 $281,553,689
2015 Pitch Perfect 2 Friday $28,009,745 $183,785,415
2010 Iron Man 2 Saturday $22,642,564 $312,433,331
2016 Captain America: Civil War Sunday $21,064,772 $408,084,349
2004 Troy Saturday $17,058,889 $133,298,577
2015 Mad Max: Fury Road Friday $16,611,428 $153,636,354
2009 Angels & Demons Friday $16,471,357 $133,375,846
2010 Robin Hood Saturday $13,871,880 $105,269,730
2009 Star Trek Friday $11,760,116 $257,730,019
1999 The Mummy Saturday $11,265,000 $155,385,488

Record Opening Day

The chart below contains the top movies based on domestic opening day on May 15.

Year Title Day of
Week
Opening
Day
Domestic
Box Office
2003 The Matrix Reloaded Thursday $42,508,303 $281,553,689
2015 Pitch Perfect 2 Friday $28,009,745 $183,785,415
2015 Mad Max: Fury Road Friday $16,611,428 $153,636,354
2009 Angels & Demons Friday $16,471,357 $133,375,846
1998 The Horse Whisperer Friday $4,400,000 $75,383,563
1998 Quest for Camelot Friday $1,505,000 $22,772,500
2009 The Brothers Bloom Friday $22,782 $3,531,756
2015 I'll See You in My Dreams Friday $15,017 $7,449,681

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 15.

Year Title Weekend Domestic
Box Office
2016 Captain America: Civil War $72,637,142 $408,084,349
2015 Pitch Perfect 2 $69,216,890 $183,785,415
2010 Iron Man 2 $52,041,005 $312,433,331
2004 Troy $46,865,412 $133,298,577
2009 Angels & Demons $46,204,168 $133,375,846
2015 Mad Max: Fury Road $45,428,128 $153,636,354
2009 Star Trek $43,034,547 $257,730,019
2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron $38,859,900 $459,005,868
2010 Robin Hood $36,063,385 $105,269,730
2011 Thor $34,703,035 $181,030,624

Future Releases

Movies to be released on this date in the future: 2020: Scooby

Born and Died

Born on this day in history: Burt Shavitz (1935, died on July 5th, 2015 at the age of 80), Trevor Habberstad (1989, died on February 19th, 2017 at the age of 27), Sophie Cookson (1990, turned 27 this year)

Died on this day in history: Gill Dennis (2015, turned 27 this year), Michael Roberds (2016, at the age of 52), Oleg Vidov (2017, at the age of 73)

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

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