Summer Box Office

Summer is the first Friday in May through Labor Day weekend.

Data as of Jun 24, 16:48 PDT
YearCumulative Gross%± LYReleasesAverage#1 Release Gross% of Total
2024$1,272,528,386-147$8,656,655Inside Out 2$356,393,66628%
2023$4,039,440,633+19.1%209$19,327,467Barbie$612,331,50915.2%
2022$3,391,665,529+94.3%204$16,625,811Top Gun: Maverick$701,250,36920.7%
2021$1,745,734,965+2,354.7%197$8,861,598Black Widow$182,690,46610.5%
2020$71,117,769-98.4%87$817,445Tenet$19,192,87627%
2019$4,320,749,661-2.1%403$10,721,463The Lion King$523,578,92612.1%
2018$4,412,728,849+15.4%426$10,358,518Incredibles 2$602,579,38113.7%
2017$3,824,448,891-14.9%369$10,364,360Wonder Woman$409,537,03910.7%
2016$4,491,890,332+0.4%394$11,400,736Finding Dory$482,853,07010.8%
2015$4,476,142,880+10.2%384$11,656,622Jurassic World$647,374,16014.5%
2014$4,062,705,153-14.5%367$11,070,041Guardians of the Galaxy$281,204,1196.9%
2013$4,754,082,341+10.8%374$12,711,450Iron Man 3$408,797,6998.6%
2012$4,291,816,905-2.5%379$11,324,055The Avengers$620,323,83714.4%
2011$4,402,553,608+4.5%347$12,687,474Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2$375,552,0938.5%
2010$4,213,490,001-2.6%320$13,167,156Toy Story 3$408,890,4089.7%
2009$4,326,804,910+4.8%308$14,048,067Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen$400,641,5499.3%
2008$4,129,682,368-0.8%350$11,799,092The Dark Knight$504,798,33712.2%
2007$4,164,268,696+11%352$11,830,308Spider-Man 3$336,530,3038.1%
2006$3,750,369,368+6.2%331$11,330,421Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest$414,013,95711%
2005$3,530,160,138-8.9%338$10,444,260Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith$379,807,89410.8%
2004$3,876,367,758+2.4%361$10,737,860Shrek 2$437,622,81011.3%
2003$3,785,461,068+1.9%356$10,633,317Finding Nemo$332,722,9628.8%
2002$3,715,824,440+12.4%287$12,947,123Spider-Man$403,706,37510.9%
2001$3,304,753,341+8.3%185$17,863,531Shrek$262,908,7278%
2000$3,050,878,545-5%189$16,142,214Mission: Impossible II$213,578,5187%
1999$3,211,329,605+18%188$17,081,540Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace$421,381,75613.1%
1998$2,721,911,156+17%125$21,775,289Armageddon$191,158,9327%
1997$2,326,022,557+2.5%116$20,051,918Men in Black$235,057,18810.1%
1996$2,268,748,161+3.4%107$21,203,253Independence Day$281,937,27612.4%
1995$2,194,490,165+2%108$20,319,353Batman Forever$181,180,5188.3%
1994$2,151,163,748+3.6%97$22,176,945The Lion King$260,978,27812.1%
1993$2,075,815,978+21.4%98$21,181,795Jurassic Park$316,609,01015.2%
1992$1,710,353,382+0.4%101$16,934,191Batman Returns$159,559,8549.3%
1991$1,704,239,123-3.5%103$16,546,010Terminator 2: Judgment Day$183,122,79210.8%
1990$1,766,312,192-4.1%82$21,540,392Ghost$121,842,4266.9%
1989$1,841,291,888+23.6%89$20,688,672Batman$238,559,56713%
1988$1,489,693,241+3.9%96$15,517,637Who Framed Roger Rabbit$129,121,3858.7%
1987$1,433,373,914+17%94$15,248,658Beverly Hills Cop II$153,665,03610.7%
1986$1,225,644,621-6.2%74$16,562,765Top Gun$129,766,72710.6%
1985$1,306,633,399-8.6%72$18,147,686Rambo: First Blood Part II$145,393,33011.1%
1984$1,430,034,362+10.6%61$23,443,186Ghostbusters$188,058,96913.2%
1983$1,292,569,570-0.4%66$19,584,387Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi$231,117,02017.9%
1982$1,297,124,548+88.2%54$24,020,824E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial$238,646,10918.4%
1981$689,091,956+1.6%24$28,712,164Superman II$108,185,70615.7%
1980$678,552,323+22.3%27$25,131,567Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back$153,961,60322.7%
1979$554,780,367+19.1%17$32,634,139The Amityville Horror$86,432,00015.6%
1978$465,965,898+86.8%5$93,193,179Grease$159,978,87034.3%
1977$249,398,378+309.4%4$62,349,594Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope$125,989,61650.5%
1976$60,922,980-12.6%1$60,922,980The Omen$60,922,980100%
1975$69,725,376-1$69,725,376Jaws$69,725,376100%