"Spider-Man 3" is biggest hit of 2007

January 1, 2008 6:20:38 PM PST
The biggest hit of 2007 turned out to be "Spider-Man 3." It grossed more than 336 million dollars. Half of that was made during its record-setting opening weekend. Worldwide, Spidey raked in nearly a billion dollars, $890,871,626.

"Shrek the Third" ended the year in second place, making about 15 million dollars less than Spider-Man 3. "Transformers" is next in line with 319 million. "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" comes in fourth and "The Bourne Ultimatum" rounds out the top five.