Top 5 biggest movie hits this summer

Which movie cashed in the biggest at the box office this summer? Here is the top 5 biggest movie hits in the summer of 2011.

Among the 10 most popular movies from the end of April to the end of August, we mention “Bridesmaids”, “Thor”, “Captain America” and the animated movies “Kung Fu panda 2” and “Cars 2”. But as popular as they were, they did not reach the Top 5. Read below to find out which movies sold the most tickets this summer.

#5 – Fast Five – the movie was released on April 29 and cashed in $ 209,837,675 at the box office.

#4 – Pirates od the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. Captain jack Sparrow had made Johnny Depp the highest paid actor in Hollywood in the last 12 months and this time he starred along with a hot latina: Penelope Cruz is Sparrow’s crush. The sequel hit theaters on May 20 and had a juicy gain of $240,141,369 at the box office.


#3 – The Hangover Part II. If you had already seen “The Hangover”, then you knew what to expect from its sequel. The protagonists of the story wake up in the city of with no memory of how they got there in the first place. A long line of trouble follows them while trying to get back home. Released on May 26, the movie scored $254,174,506. Not bad for a hangover!


#2 – Transformers: Dark of the Moon. The movie directed by Michael Bay was a hit. Was it the special effects, or the long legs of the hottest addition to the set – Victoria’s Secret angel, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley? One thing is for sure. In just two months, the movie managed to get $348,540,006.

#1 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2. To no one’s shock, the Harry Potter franchise closes with a movie that was promoted for years now. Nobody wanted to miss the end of the story of the great wizard who inspired a whole generation, for over a decade.  Harry Potter was released on July 15 and cashed in $366,007,900.

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