Biggest Fourth of July Blockbusters of All Time

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5. Despicable Me 2
> Release date: July 3rd, 2013
> July 4th weekend gross: $94.2 million
> All time gross: $414.5 million
> July 4th weekend tickets sold: 10.7 million
> All time tickets sold: 46.9 million

Source: Wikimedia Commons

4. Men in Black
> Release date: July 2nd, 1997
> July 4th weekend gross: $98.4 million
> All time gross: $482.8 million
> July 4th weekend tickets sold: 11.1 million
> All time tickets sold: 54.6 million

3. Independence Day
> Release date: July 3rd, 1996
> July 4th weekend gross: $100.5 million
> All time gross: $612.3 million
> July 4th weekend tickets sold: 11.4 million
> All time tickets sold: 69.3 million

Source: vimeo.com

2. Transformers: Dark of the Moon
> Release date: June 29th, 2011
> July 4th weekend gross: $108.9 million
> All time gross: $391.3 million
> July 4th weekend tickets sold: 12.3 million
> All time tickets sold: 44.3 million

Source: Courtesy of Sony Pictures

1. Spider-Man 2
> Release date: June 30th, 2004
> July 4th weekend gross: $125.5 million
> All time gross: $531.8 million
> July 4th weekend tickets sold: 14.2 million
> All time tickets sold: 60.2 million