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Seasonal Box Office

INDEX BY SEASON | INDEX BY YEAR | SEASON-TO-DATE
 

Season-to-Date Comparison: Summer
(The first Friday in May through Labor Day Weekend)
Data shown through August 25

YearSeason
Starts
Total GrossChangeMoviesAvg.#1 MovieGross% of Total
2012 5/4 $4,088.9 -0.9% 360 $11.4 The Avengers $617.8 15.1%
2008 5/2 $3,976.1 +0.8% 337 $11.8 The Dark Knight $490.6 12.3%
2004 5/7 $3,618.5 -0.1% 337 $10.7 Shrek 2 $436.7 12.1%
2005 5/6 $3,279.6 -9.4% 317 $10.3 Revenge of the Sith $379.1 11.6%
2006 5/5 $3,511.3 +7.1% 319 $11.0 Dead Man's Chest $404.6 11.5%
2002 5/3 $3,590.0 +13.6% 287 $12.5 Spider-Man $403.7 11.2%
2010 5/7 $3,913.1 -2.4% 299 $13.1 Toy Story 3 $404.5 10.3%
2009 5/1 $4,010.9 +0.9% 290 $13.8 Transformers 2 $398.6 9.9%
2003 5/2 $3,621.7 +0.9% 347 $10.4 Finding Nemo $329.9 9.1%
2013 5/3 $4,549.9 +11.3% 363 $12.5 Iron Man 3 $408.6 9.0%
2011 5/6 $4,125.2 +5.4% 321 $12.9 Harry Potter / Deathly Hallows (P2) $368.2 8.9%
2007 5/4 $3,945.2 +12.4% 340 $11.6 Spider-Man 3 $336.5 8.5%
2001 5/4 $3,158.9 +9.2% 193 $16.4 Shrek $261.2 8.3%
2000 5/5 $2,892.5 - 200 $14.5 Mission: Impossible II $212.9 7.4%
2014 5/2 $3,896.5 -14.4% 325 $12.0 Guardians of the Galaxy $253.1 6.5%
Dollars in millions. Click on year to view full chart.

Note: Quarter-to-Date data is displayed for CALENDAR GROSSES only, i.e., all movies playing during the above time period and their grosses (or estimated grosses). Click here for a full explanation of the various box office sections.