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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 18

YearSeason
Starts
Total GrossChangeMoviesAvg.#1 MovieGross% of Total
2019 5/3 $3,985.3 -1.0% 364 $10.9 The Lion King $496.1 12.4%
2018 5/4 $4,027.2 +14.4% 390 $10.3 Incredibles 2 $593.4 14.7%
2017 5/5 $3,520.9 -12.3% 344 $10.2 Wonder Woman $403.2 11.5%
2016 5/6 $4,013.1 -1.2% 348 $11.5 Finding Dory $477.5 11.9%
2015 5/1 $4,061.2 +9.2% 342 $11.9 Jurassic World $638.3 15.7%
2014 5/2 $3,720.3 -14.9% 335 $11.1 Transformers 4 $243.4 6.5%
2013 5/3 $4,372.6 +11.6% 351 $12.5 Iron Man 3 $408.2 9.3%
2012 5/4 $3,919.6 -0.7% 349 $11.2 The Avengers $617.6 15.8%
2011 5/6 $3,945.5 +6.0% 312 $12.6 Harry Potter / Deathly Hallows (P2) $361.5 9.2%
2010 5/7 $3,722.5 -2.6% 288 $12.9 Toy Story 3 $401.9 10.8%
2009 5/1 $3,821.5 +0.2% 274 $13.9 Transformers 2 $397.1 10.4%
2008 5/2 $3,812.7 +1.4% 327 $11.7 The Dark Knight $473.2 12.4%
2007 5/4 $3,760.1 +12.0% 324 $11.6 Spider-Man 3 $336.5 8.9%
2006 5/5 $3,358.2 +7.7% 310 $10.8 Dead Man's Chest $397.4 11.8%
2005 5/6 $3,116.7 -9.6% 312 $10.0 Revenge of the Sith $378.7 12.1%
2004 5/7 $3,448.0 -0.4% 322 $10.7 Shrek 2 $435.9 12.6%
2003 5/2 $3,461.0 +0.4% 335 $10.3 Finding Nemo $328.0 9.5%
2002 5/3 $3,448.3 +14.8% 276 $12.5 Spider-Man $403.7 11.7%
2001 5/4 $3,002.6 +9.1% 184 $16.3 Shrek $260.2 8.7%
2000 5/5 $2,751.5 - 192 $14.3 Mission: Impossible II $212.7 7.7%
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.