All Time Wednesday Opener Bout

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Spider-Man 2

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

Release Summary

Genre Action Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi Action Adventure Drama Fantasy Action Adventure Sci-Fi Action Adventure Family Fantasy Mystery Action Adventure Sci-Fi
Distributor20th Century Fox Film Corporation New Line (Pre-Warner) Sony Pictures Releasing Warner Bros. DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Release DateMay 19, 1999Dec 17, 2003Jun 30, 2004Jul 11, 2007Jun 24, 2009
Domestic Gross $431,088,295$377,027,325$373,585,825$292,004,738$402,111,870
Production Budget$115,000,000$94,000,000$200,000,000$150,000,000$200,000,000
Running Time2 hr 16 min3 hr 21 min2 hr 7 min2 hr 18 min2 hr 29 min
MPAA RatingRated PG for sci-fi action/violenceRated PG-13 for intense epic battle sequences and frightening imagesRated PG-13 for intense epic battle sequences and frightening imagesRated PG-13 for stylized action violenceRated PG-13 for sequences of fantasy violence and frightening imagesRated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action violence, language, some crude and sexual material, and brief drug material

Domestic Summary

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
Opening % of Total15%19.3%23.6%26.4%27.1%
Widest Release3,1263,7034,1664,2854,293
Close DateFeb 3, 2000Jun 3, 2004Dec 19, 2004Dec 13, 2007Oct 15, 2009
In Release593 days / 84 weeks381 days / 54 weeks191 days / 27 weeks177 days / 25 weeks191 days / 27 weeks
Weekends at #144212
Weekends in Top 101112766

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$924,305,084$1,140,682,011$788,618,317$941,676,843$836,303,693
Foreign Gross$493,216,789$763,654,686$415,032,492$649,672,105$434,191,823
Foreign % of Worldwide53.4%66.9%52.6%69%51.9%
Domestic Gross$431,088,295$377,027,325$373,585,825$292,004,738$402,111,870
Domestic % of Worldwide46.6%33.1%47.4%31%48.1%