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All Time Box Office


TOP GROSSING MOVIES THAT NEVER HIT
#1, THE TOP 5 OR TOP 10*

1982–Present


Note: This chart shows the top 150 movies regardless of sorting.
RankOR^Title (click to view)StudioTop
Rank
Release
Gross**
Year^
150 4,071 What the #$*! Do We Know?! CLD 17 $10,942,306 2004
149 4,065 Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk (IMAX) GSF 25 $10,994,028 2002
148 4,059 The Young Victoria App. 15 $11,001,272 2009
147 4,054 Mrs. Henderson Presents Wein. 17 $11,036,366 2005
146 4,053 House of Flying Daggers SPC 15 $11,050,094 2004
145 4,045 Big Trouble in Little China Fox 12 $11,100,000 1986
144 4,042 V.I. Warshawski BV 11 $11,128,309 1991
143 4,034 The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Gram. 20 $11,220,670 1994
142 4,032 Jane Eyre Focus 13 $11,242,660 2011
141 4,030 Cyberworld 3-D (IMAX) Imax 18 $11,253,900 2000
140 4,029 Brotherhood of the Wolf Uni. 16 $11,260,096 2002
139 4,025 The Lives of Others SPC 15 $11,286,112 2007
138 4,023 Ready to Wear Mira. 13 $11,300,653 1994
137 4,021 Casanova BV 12 $11,304,403 2005
136 4,019 Antitrust MGM 12 $11,328,094 2001
135 4,017 Manhattan Murder Mystery TriS 13 $11,330,911 1993
134 4,015 Balto Uni. 13 $11,348,324 1995
133 4,007 The Shipping News Mira. 16 $11,434,216 2001
132 3,988 The Conspirator RAtt. 11 $11,538,204 2011
131 3,986 Boys Don't Cry FoxS 16 $11,540,607 1999
130 3,985 Pump Up the Volume NL 12 $11,541,758 1990
129 3,977 So I Married an Axe Murderer TriS 12 $11,585,483 1993
128 3,967 Girl with a Pearl Earring Lions 17 $11,670,971 2003
127 3,959 Strictly Ballroom Mira. 13 $11,738,022 1993
126 3,953 Bloodsport Can. 16 $11,806,119 1988
125 3,947 Glee The 3D Concert Movie Fox 11 $11,862,398 2011
124 3,944 The Darjeeling Limited FoxS 13 $11,902,715 2007
123 3,942 Deathstalker NW 12 $11,919,250 1983
122 3,883 Cinema Paradiso Mira. 11 $11,990,401 1990^
121 3,930 The Gift ParC 13 $12,008,642 2000
120 3,929 In Dreams DW 11 $12,017,369 1999
119 3,917 Foxcatcher SPC 13 $12,096,300 2014
118 3,911 Saving Grace FL 12 $12,178,602 2000
117 3,906 Barney's Great Adventure Poly 11 $12,218,638 1998
116 3,892 Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day Focus 11 $12,313,694 2008
115 3,881 Lone Star SPC 12 $12,408,986 1996
114 3,877 People Like Us BV 11 $12,434,778 2012
113 3,872 Extreme (IMAX) Imax 26 $12,475,172 1999
112 3,865 Cirque Du Soleil: Worlds Away Par. 11 $12,512,862 2012
111 3,856 An Education SPC 14 $12,574,914 2009
110 3,845 Bon Cop, Bad Cop All. 15 $12,665,721 2006
109 3,843 The New World NL 11 $12,712,093 2005
108 3,833 Beasts of the Southern Wild FoxS 12 $12,795,746 2012
107 3,832 Rachel Getting Married SPC 14 $12,796,841 2008
106 3,828 Anna Karenina Focus 12 $12,816,367 2012
105 3,818 Volver SPC 19 $12,899,867 2006
104 3,810 The Quiet American Mira. 17 $12,988,801 2002
103 3,801 I'm Gonna Git You Sucka UA 12 $13,030,057 1988
102 3,800 To Be or Not to Be (1983) Fox 11 $13,030,214 1983
101 3,799 House of Sand and Fog DW 13 $13,040,288 2003
100 3,798 How to Eat Fried Worms NL 11 $13,040,527 2006
99 3,793 25th Hour BV 11 $13,084,595 2002
98 3,789 Whiplash SPC 16 $13,092,000 2014
97 3,774 Inside Llewyn Davis CBS 12 $13,235,319 2013
96 3,757 The Tree of Life FoxS 11 $13,303,319 2011
95 3,748 Bullets Over Broadway Mira. 11 $13,383,747 1994
94 3,745 Solarmax Hel. 56 $13,400,161 2000
93 3,742 Secrets & Lies Oct. 20 $13,417,292 1996
92 3,737 De-Lovely UA 13 $13,456,633 2004
91 3,736 Africa's Elephant Kingdom (IMAX) Imax 31 $13,485,455 1998
90 3,730 The Namesake FoxS 12 $13,569,248 2007
89 3,722 Haunted Castle (IMAX) NWav 30 $13,651,656 2001
88 3,716 Nixon BV 13 $13,681,765 1995
87 3,713 The Wings of the Dove Mira. 13 $13,692,848 1997
86 3,708 Broken Flowers Focus 12 $13,744,960 2005
85 3,706 Letters from Iwo Jima WB 14 $13,756,082 2006
84 3,702 Fly Me to the Moon Sum. 12 $13,816,982 2008
83 3,699 Y Tu Mama Tambien IFC 13 $13,839,658 2002
82 3,693 Monsoon Wedding USA 16 $13,885,966 2002
81 3,685 Stand and Deliver WB 13 $13,994,920 1988
80 3,665 Diner MGM 14 $14,099,953 1982
79 3,651 To the Arctic (IMAX) WB 18 $14,198,636 2012
78 3,635 The Mosquito Coast WB 11 $14,302,779 1986
77 3,617 America (2014) LGF 11 $14,444,502 2014
76 3,612 Big Eyes Wein. 14 $14,482,031 2014
75 3,594 My Week with Marilyn Wein. 12 $14,600,347 2011
74 3,589 The Secret of NIMH MGM 13 $14,665,733 1982
73 3,563 Last Chance Harvey Over. 13 $14,889,042 2008
72 3,539 Wings of Courage (IMAX) SPC 59 $15,054,636 1995
71 3,514 The Madness of King George Gold. 11 $15,238,689 1994
70 3,486 In America FoxS 15 $15,539,656 2003
69 3,484 The Ghost Writer Sum. 11 $15,541,549 2010
68 3,479 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure (IMAX) WGB. 22 $15,553,324 2001
67 3,471 Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (IMAX) SPC 19 $15,627,434 2000
65 3,451 The Kite Runner ParV 13 $15,800,078 2007
64 3,447 Gorky Park Orion 11 $15,856,028 1983
63 3,446 Far From Heaven Focus 11 $15,901,849 2002
62 3,431 Across the Sea of Time (IMAX) SPC 54 $16,015,639 1995
61 3,406 Wolf Creek W/Dim. 11 $16,188,180 2005
60 3,398 Black Christmas (2006) MGM/W 13 $16,273,581 2006
59 3,394 21 Grams Focus 14 $16,290,476 2003
58 3,374 Trainspotting Mira. 13 $16,491,080 1996
57 3,365 Wild Safari 3D (IMAX) NWav 27 $16,621,530 2005
56 3,325 The Hurt Locker Sum. 13 $17,017,811 2009
55 3,322 Ghosts of the Abyss (IMAX & 35mm) BV 13 $17,040,871 2003
54 3,302 The Mission WB 11 $17,218,023 1986
53 3,266 Notes on a Scandal FoxS 13 $17,510,118 2006
52 3,252 The Last King of Scotland FoxS 17 $17,606,684 2006
51 3,245 Nebraska Par. 13 $17,654,912 2013
50 3,189 127 Hours FoxS 11 $18,335,230 2010
49 3,186 Galapagos (IMAX) Imax 32 $18,352,194 1999
48 3,185 Into the Wild ParV 14 $18,354,356 2007
47 3,183 Quartet Wein. 13 $18,390,117 2013
46 3,165 Frost/Nixon Uni. 16 $18,622,031 2008
45 3,159 Michael Jordan to the Max (IMAX) Imax 14 $18,650,521 2000
44 3,156 Becoming Jane Mira. 11 $18,670,946 2007
43 3,147 Thrill Ride (IMAX) SPC 43 $18,798,590 1997
42 3,127 The Impossible LG/S 14 $19,019,882 2012
41 3,124 Bugs! (IMAX) SK 22 $19,063,544 2003
40 3,115 Mother (1996) Par. 11 $19,145,198 1996
39 3,094 The Producers Uni. 12 $19,398,532 2005
38 3,065 The Pledge WB 11 $19,733,089 2001
37 2,969 Whale Rider NM 13 $20,779,666 2003
36 2,958 A Room with a View Cinc - $20,966,644 1986
35 2,892 The Way, Way Back FoxS 11 $21,506,546 2013
34 2,886 Bowling for Columbine UA 11 $21,576,018 2002
33 2,884 NASCAR 3D: The IMAX Experience (IMAX) WB 11 $21,583,831 2004
32 2,877 Like Water for Chocolate Mira. - $21,665,468 1993
31 2,859 Il Postino Mira. 17 $21,848,932 1995
30 2,817 Adaptation. Sony 14 $22,498,520 2002
29 2,809 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. 11 $22,549,338 1993
28 2,787 Revolutionary Road ParV 12 $22,911,480 2008
27 2,771 Match Point DW 13 $23,151,529 2005
26 2,744 Hotel Rwanda UA 14 $23,530,892 2004
25 2,726 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) NGE 17 $23,746,066 2007
24 2,721 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) WB 18 $23,862,402 2011
23 2,667 Waking Ned Devine FoxS 12 $24,792,251 1998
22 2,621 Boyhood IFC 11 $25,352,281 2014
20 2,567 Howards End SPC 13 $25,966,555 1992
19 2,552 The Wrestler FoxS 14 $26,238,243 2008
18 2,519 Garden State FoxS 11 $26,782,316 2004
17 2,414 Capote SPC 13 $28,750,530 2005
16 2,360 The Gods Must Be Crazy Fox 12 $30,031,783 1984
15 2,338 The Great Debaters MGM/W 11 $30,236,407 2007
14 2,278 Monster's Ball Lions 12 $31,273,922 2001
13 2,194 The Pianist Focus 11 $32,572,577 2002
12 2,106 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) Imax 19 $34,135,538 2005
11 2,105 The Reader Wein. 12 $34,194,407 2008
10 2,016 Under the Sea 3D WB 18 $35,916,045 2009
9 2,013 In the Bedroom Mira. 12 $35,930,604 2001
8 1,774 Mysteries of Egypt (IMAX) Imax 13 $40,593,486 1998
7 1,624 The Artist Wein. 11 $44,671,682 2011
6 1,580 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB 16 $46,097,386 2006
5 1,572 Hubble 3D WB 17 $46,370,134 2010
4 1,344 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX) Imax 16 $53,346,750 1998
3 1,154 Fantasia 2000 (35mm & IMAX) BV 11 $60,655,420 2000^
2 710 Everest (IMAX) MFF 11 $87,178,599 1998
1 662 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax 13 $92,165,012 2002

CHART NOTES
* Movies that never hit the top 10 on the weekend charts in a single release.
# Overall all time rank (rank includes multple releases, if any).
** Additional releases, if any, are not included in the gross total.
^ Indicates the movie has multiple theatrical releases.

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