The Biggest Summer Blockbuster Each Year Since 1975

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

1990: Ghost
> Domestic box office: $217,631,306
> Movies released in summer of 1990: 82
> Starring: Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg
> IMDb score: 7.1 out of 10
> RT audience score: 80%
> Tomatometer score: 74%

Source: Courtesy of TriStar Pictures

1991: Terminator 2: Judgment Day
> Domestic box office: $203,464,105
> Movies released in summer of 1991: 103
> Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Edward Furlong
> IMDb score: 8.5 out of 10
> RT audience score: 94%
> Tomatometer score: 93%

Source: Courtesy of Warner Bros.

1992: Batman Returns
> Domestic box office: $162,833,635
> Movies released in summer of 1992: 101
> Starring: Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer
> IMDb score: 7.0 out of 10
> RT audience score: 73%
> Tomatometer score: 80%

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

1993: Jurassic Park
> Domestic box office: $402,523,348
> Movies released in summer of 1993: 98
> Starring: Sam Neill, Laura Dern, Jeff Goldblum
> IMDb score: 8.1 out of 10
> RT audience score: 91%
> Tomatometer score: 91%

Source: Courtesy of Buena Vista Pictures

1994: The Lion King
> Domestic box office: $421,785,283
> Movies released in summer of 1994: 98
> Starring: Matthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones
> IMDb score: 8.5 out of 10
> RT audience score: 93%
> Tomatometer score: 93%