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The Phantom Menace

Return of the King

Spider-Man 2

Harry Potter / Phoenix

Transformers 2
GenreSci-Fi FantasyFantasyAction / AdventureFantasySci-Fi Action
StudioFoxNew LineSony / ColumbiaWarner Bros.Paramount (DreamWorks)
Release DateMay 19, 1999December 17, 2003June 30, 2004July 11, 2007June 24, 2009
Domestic Gross$431,088,295$377,027,325$373,585,825$292,004,738$402,111,870
Production Budget$115 million$94 million$200 million$150 million$200 million
Running Time2 hrs. 13 min.3 hrs. 20 min.2 hrs. 7 min.2 hrs. 19 min.2 hrs. 24 min.
MPAA RatingPGPG-13PG-13PG-13PG-13
MPAA Reasonsci-fi action/violencefor intense epic battle sequences and frightening imagesstylized action violencesequences of fantasy violence and frightening imagesintense sequences of sci-fi action violence, language, some crude and sexual material, and brief drug material
 

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Domestic SummaryThe Phantom MenaceReturn of the KingSpider-Man 2Harry Potter / PhoenixTransformers 2
Total Gross$431,088,295$377,027,325$373,585,825$292,004,738$402,111,870
Opening Weekend*$64,820,970$72,629,713$88,156,227$77,108,414$108,966,307
Theaters2,9703,7034,1524,2854,234
Average$21,825$19,613$21,232$17,994$25,736
Opening % of Total15.0%19.3%23.6%26.4%27.1%
Second Weekend Drop-20.7%-30.3%-48.7%-57.8%-61.2%
Widest Release3,1263,7034,1664,2854,293
Close DateFebruary 3, 2000June 3, 2004December 19, 2004December 13, 2007October 15, 2009
In Release261 days / 37 weeks170 days / 24 weeks159 days / 23 weeks156 days / 22 weeks114 days / 16 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummaryThe Phantom MenaceReturn of the KingSpider-Man 2Harry Potter / PhoenixTransformers 2
Worldwide Gross$983,588,295$1,119,110,941$783,766,341$939,885,929$836,303,693
Foreign Gross$552,500,000$742,083,616$410,180,516$647,881,191$434,191,823
Foreign % of Worldwide56.2%66.3%52.3%68.9%51.9%
Domestic Gross$431,088,295$377,027,325$373,585,825$292,004,738$402,111,870
Domestic % of Worldwide43.8%33.7%47.7%31.1%48.1%
 
Genres & FranchisesThe Phantom MenaceReturn of the KingSpider-Man 2Harry Potter / PhoenixTransformers 2
Genre: Fantasy - Live Action-#3-#12-
Genre: IMAX (Feature-length)---#51#23
Showdown: All Time Wednesday Opener Bout#1#3#4#5#2
Showdown: Lord of the Rings vs. Spider-Man vs. Star Wars#1#3---
Showdown: Lord of the Rings vs. Star Wars#1#2---
Showdown: Uber-Blockbuster Showdown-#4#5--
 
Chart RankingsThe Phantom MenaceReturn of the KingSpider-Man 2Harry Potter / PhoenixTransformers 2
All Time Domestic#14#38#39#86#32
All Time Adjusted#18#58#63#161#91
All Time Worldwide#33#22#86#48#70
Worldwide Openings-#40#73#21#54
Foreign Opening Weekends-#53-#21-
Non-Friday Opening Weekends#20#14#7#13#1
Opening Weeks#115#73#48#83#37
Opening Day Gross#101#74#51#45#25
Opening Wednesdays#9#8#5#4#2
Single Day Gross#283#172#108#85#34
Non-Opening Friday Gross#62#38#6#21#2
Non-Opening Thursday Gross#46#17#5#11#1
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross#132#46#52#105#36
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross--#59#89#49
Single Day Friday Gross#249#172#77#121#59
Single Day Monday Gross#42#60#5#115#45
Single Day Saturday Gross#161#119#69#110#43
Single Day Sunday Gross#104#89#103#93#38
Single Day Thursday Gross#58#23#10#16#5
Single Day Tuesday Gross#140#51#57#113#40
Single Day Wednesday Gross#11#9#5#4#2
Non-Holiday Monday Gross#49#26-#61#20
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time#96#122#102#153#57
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends#89#112#94#141#55
Opening Weekends#144#103#74#92#44
Opening Weekends - July--#9#12-
Opening Weekends - Summer#84-#44#53#25
Eleventh Weekends#37#77---
Ninth Weekends#28#58---
Tenth Weekends#33#75---
Top 10-Day Grosses#85#59#32#61#18
Top 3-Day Grosses#159#103#59#75#31
Top 4-Day Grosses#103#75#42#56#18
Top 6-Day Grosses#79#59#25#47#12
Top 7-Day Grosses#79#54#22#45#11
Top 8-Day Grosses#82#60#25#53#16
Top 9-Day Grosses#87#62#32#58#18
Twelfth Weekends#62#36---
Twelfth Weekends#77#52---
Top 5-Day Grosses#82#62#35#49#13
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday#11#10#5#7#1
Most Weekends at #1 (non-consecutive)#79#36#186-#191
Most Weekends in Top 10 (non-consecutive)#117#92---
Consecutive Weekends At #1#60#28#172-#177
Consecutive Weekends In Top 10#94#127---
Independence Day Weekends#121-#2-#15
Second Weekends#45#50#63#155#81
Third Weekends#29#53#71#185#75
Fourth Weekends#13#105#90-#116
Fifth Weekends#10#85#149-#176
Sixth Weekends#12#130---
Seventh Weekends#16#114---
Eighth Weekends#18#99---
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)-#107#503#811#905
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)#104#227#984#1481#1618
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#163#348#1379#2039#2227
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#651#1126#2953#3970#4242
Rated PG-13-#27#28#57#23
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends-#73#54#64#34
Widest Releases#860#284#53#29#27
Widest Opening Releases-#259#57#26#41
Widest PG-13 Rated Openings-#140#41#17#28
Widest PG-13 Rated Releases-#151#37#20#18
Fastest to $100 million#81#76#58#63#33
Fastest to $150 million#84#55#37#50#20
Fastest to $200 million#68#57#26#63#13
Fastest to $250 million#59#34#27#66#18
Fastest to $300 million#38#35#28-#16
Fastest to $350 million#30#35#29-#20
Fastest to $400 million#24---#26
Slowest to $100 million#615#620#638#633#663
Slowest to $200 million#130#141#172#135#185
BOM Users' Grades#473#6#71#106#575
Non-Friday Opening Weekends Adjusted#9#11#5#14#4
Opening Weeks Adjusted#50#48#24#80#37
Non-Opening Friday Gross Adjusted#22#23#3#16#5
Non-Opening Thursday Gross Adjusted#18#10#3#13#2
Non-Opening Tuesday Gross Adjusted#49#19#31#98#37
Non-Opening Wednesday Gross Adjusted#50#75#42#81#54
Single Day Friday Gross Adjusted#119#120#48#104#58
Single Day Monday Gross Adjusted#13#40#2#114#57
Single Day Saturday Gross Adjusted#58#68#33#95#35
Single Day Sunday Gross Adjusted#33#49#66#81#34
Single Day Thursday Gross Adjusted#23#15#7#18#6
Single Day Tuesday Gross Adjusted#56#23#35#107#43
Single Day Wednesday Gross Adjusted#7#6#4#5#2
Theater Averages (Wide Releases) - All Time Adjusted#40#117#92-#90
Theater Averages - Wide Opening Weekends Adjusted#39#103#81#199#80
Opening Weekends Adjusted - July--#5#13-
Opening Weekends Adjusted#60#66#47#85#45
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Summer#37-#27#55#26
Eleventh Weekends Adjusted#39#113---
Ninth Weekends Adjusted#29#89---
Tenth Weekends Adjusted#35#113---
Twelfth Weekends Adjusted#61#53---
Top 5-Day Grosses for movies opening on a Wednesday Adjusted#5#7#2#10#1
Second Weekends Adjusted#11#26#46#164#88
Third Weekends Adjusted#11#35#57-#121
Fourth Weekends Adjusted#3#115#94--
Fifth Weekends Adjusted#5#113#185--
Sixth Weekends Adjusted#11#167---
Seventh Weekends Adjusted#21#173---
Eighth Weekends Adjusted#21#137---
Rated PG-13 Adjusted-#16#18#54#26
Rated PG-13, Opening Weekends Adjusted-#47#36#62#35
 
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