Memorial Day Box Officeby Dibyayan_Chakravorty | created - 18 Feb 2016 | updated - 5 months ago | Public
As of Memorial Day weekend 2015, these are 35 US domestic box office winners of Memorial Day opening Weekends (1982-2015). Which of these films is your favorite?
Source: Box Office Mojo.
After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
- Instant Watch Options
- Movies or TV
- IMDb Rating
- In Theaters
- On TV
- Release Year
1. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
PG-13 | 169 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Captain Barbossa, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann must sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, find Jack Sparrow, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle.
Votes: 519,321 | Gross: $309.42M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $139,802,190
PG-13 | 122 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Famed archaeologist and adventurer Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. is called back into action, when he becomes entangled in a Soviet plot to uncover the secret behind mysterious artifacts known as the Crystal Skulls.
Votes: 362,074 | Gross: $317.10M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $126,917,373
3. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
An all-out war looms when the discovery of a cure for mutations draws a line between the followers of Charles Xavier and those of Magneto.
Votes: 419,352 | Gross: $234.36M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $122,861,157
4. Furious 6 (2013)
PG-13 | 130 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.
Votes: 327,568 | Gross: $238.68M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $117,036,995
5. X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
PG-13 | 132 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants.
Votes: 571,799 | Gross: $233.92M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $110,576,604
6. The Hangover Part II (2011)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Mystery
Two years after the bachelor party in Las Vegas, Phil, Stu, Alan, and Doug jet to Thailand for Stu's wedding. Stu's plan for a subdued pre-wedding brunch, however, goes seriously awry.
Votes: 405,539 | Gross: $254.46M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $103,426,875
7. The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
PG-13 | 129 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A research team is sent to the Jurassic Park Site B island to study the dinosaurs there while another team approaches with another agenda.
Votes: 308,508 | Gross: $229.09M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $90,161,880
8. The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Jack Hall, paleoclimatologist, must make a daring trek from Washington, D.C. to New York City, to reach his son, trapped in the cross-hairs of a sudden international storm which plunges the planet into a new Ice Age.
Votes: 360,046 | Gross: $186.74M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $85,807,341
9. Bruce Almighty (2003)
PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A guy who complains about God too often is given almighty powers to teach him how difficult it is to run the world.
Votes: 322,734 | Gross: $242.83M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $85,734,045
10. Pearl Harbor (2001)
PG-13 | 183 min | Action, Drama, History
A tale of war and romance mixed in with history. The story follows two lifelong friends and a beautiful nurse who are caught up in the horror of an infamous Sunday morning in 1941.
Votes: 275,027 | Gross: $198.54M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $75,177,654
11. Mission: Impossible II (2000)
PG-13 | 123 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A secret agent is sent to Sydney, to find and destroy a genetically modified disease called "Chimera".
Votes: 262,849 | Gross: $215.41M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $70,816,215
PG | 105 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Security guard Larry Daley infiltrates the Smithsonian Institution in order to rescue Jedediah and Octavius, who have been shipped to the museum by mistake.
Votes: 145,459 | Gross: $177.24M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $70,052,004
13. Men in Black 3 (2012)
PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Agent J travels in time to M.I.B.'s early days in 1969 to stop an alien from assassinating his friend Agent K and changing history.
Votes: 285,446 | Gross: $179.02M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $69,254,717
14. Madagascar (2005)
PG | 86 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Spoiled by their upbringing and unaware of what wildlife really is, four animals from the New York Central Zoo escape, unwittingly assisted by four absconding penguins, and find themselves in Madagascar.
Votes: 298,154 | Gross: $193.60M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $61,012,130
15. Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
PG | 90 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Po and his friends fight to stop a peacock villain from conquering China with a deadly new weapon, but first the Dragon Warrior must come to terms with his past.
Votes: 205,741 | Gross: $165.25M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $60,871,175
16. The Longest Yard (2005)
PG-13 | 113 min | Comedy, Crime, Sport
Prison inmates form a football team to challenge the prison guards.
Votes: 141,115 | Gross: $158.12M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $58,613,245
17. Mission: Impossible (1996)
PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
An American agent, under false suspicion of disloyalty, must discover and expose the real spy without the help of his organization.
Votes: 326,390 | Gross: $180.98M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $56,811,602
18. Godzilla (I) (1998)
PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A giant, reptilian monster surfaces, leaving destruction in its wake. To stop the monster (and its babies), an earthworm scientist, his reporter ex-girlfriend, and other unlikely heroes team up to save their city.
Votes: 161,319 | Gross: $136.31M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $55,726,951
19. Terminator Salvation (2009)
PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
In 2018, a mysterious new weapon in the war against the machines, half-human and half-machine, comes to John Connor on the eve of a resistance attack on Skynet. But whose side is he on, and can he be trusted?
Votes: 304,091 | Gross: $125.32M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $51,943,726
20. The Hangover Part III (2013)
R | 100 min | Comedy, Crime
When one of their own is kidnapped by an angry gangster, the Wolf Pack must track down Mr. Chow, who has escaped from prison and is on the run.
Votes: 248,258 | Gross: $112.20M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $50,262,366
21. Epic (2013)
PG | 102 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group of characters in order to save their world -- and ours.
Votes: 91,069 | Gross: $107.52M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $42,820,971
22. Tomorrowland (2015)
PG | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Family
Bound by a shared destiny, a teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor embark on a mission to unearth the secrets of a place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory.
Votes: 149,253 | Gross: $93.44M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $42,679,200
23. Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
A young fugitive prince and princess must stop a villain who unknowingly threatens to destroy the world with a special dagger that enables the magic sand inside to reverse time.
Votes: 239,516 | Gross: $90.76M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $37,813,075
24. The Flintstones (1994)
PG | 91 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy
In this live-action feature of the cartoon show, Fred Flintstone finally gets the job he's always wanted, but it may just come at a price.
Votes: 64,995 | Gross: $130.51M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $37,182,745
25. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
PG-13 | 127 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
When Dr. Henry Jones, Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones, Jr. must follow in his father's footsteps to stop the Nazis from getting their hands on the Holy Grail first.
Votes: 573,513 | Gross: $197.17M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $37,031,573
26. Sex and the City 2 (2010)
R | 146 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
While wrestling with the pressures of life, love, and work in Manhattan, Carrie, Miranda, and Charlotte join Samantha for a trip to Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates), where Samantha's ex is filming a new movie.
Votes: 64,295 | Gross: $95.35M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $36,835,353
27. Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
PG | 118 min | Action, Adventure
After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees, and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Votes: 366,906 | Gross: $179.87M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $33,936,113
28. Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
R | 100 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
Axel Foley returns to Beverly Hills to help Taggart and Rosewood investigate Chief Bogomil's near-fatal shooting and the series of "alphabet crimes" associated with it.
Votes: 91,892 | Gross: $153.67M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $33,014,153
29. Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
PG | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After a daring mission to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the rebels dispatch to Endor to destroy a more powerful Death Star. Meanwhile, Luke struggles to help Vader back from the dark side without falling into the Emperor's trap.
Votes: 772,700 | Gross: $309.13M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $30,490,619
30. Notting Hill (1999)
PG-13 | 124 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
The life of a simple bookshop owner changes when he meets the most famous film star in the world.
Votes: 223,275 | Gross: $116.09M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $27,689,760
31. Poltergeist (2015)
PG-13 | 93 min | Horror, Thriller
A family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces must come together to rescue their youngest daughter after the apparitions take her captive.
Votes: 48,017 | Gross: $47.43M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $26,341,432
32. Insomnia (2002)
R | 118 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.
Votes: 237,877 | Gross: $67.36M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $26,068,419
33. Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
R | 96 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
John Rambo is released from prison by the government for a top-secret covert mission to the last place on Earth he'd want to return - the jungles of Vietnam.
Votes: 127,848 | Gross: $150.42M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $25,169,330
34. Crocodile Dundee II (1988)
PG | 108 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.
Votes: 47,152 | Gross: $109.31M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $24,462,976
35. Back to the Future Part III (1990)
PG | 118 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Enjoying a peaceable existence in 1885, Doctor Emmet Brown is about to be killed by Buford "Mad Dog" Tannen. Marty McFly travels back in time to save his friend.
Votes: 321,103 | Gross: $87.73M
Memorial Day Opening Weekend Gross: $23,703,060