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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.
RowRankOR^Title (click to view)StudioTop
Rank
Release
Gross**
Year^
1 71 3,769 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure (IMAX) WGB. 22 $15,553,324 2001
2 116 4,153 Carol Weinstein Company 15 $12,711,491 2015
3 114 4,143 The Founder Weinstein Company 11 $12,786,053 2017
4 81 3,909 Big Eyes Weinstein Company 14 $14,482,031 2014
5 79 3,890 My Week with Marilyn Weinstein Company 12 $14,600,347 2011
6 51 3,459 Quartet Weinstein Company 13 $18,390,117 2013
7 12 2,309 The Reader Weinstein Company 12 $34,194,407 2008
8 7 1,794 The Artist Weinstein Company 11 $44,671,682 2011
9 64 3,695 Wolf Creek Weinstein / Dimension 11 $16,188,180 2005
10 90 4,011 Letters from Iwo Jima Warner Bros. 14 $13,756,082 2006
11 85 3,987 Stand and Deliver Warner Bros. 13 $13,994,920 1988
12 83 3,936 The Mosquito Coast Warner Bros. 11 $14,302,779 1986
13 80 3,902 To the Arctic (IMAX) Warner Bros. 18 $14,516,940 2012
14 57 3,587 The Mission Warner Bros. 11 $17,218,023 1986
15 40 3,334 The Pledge Warner Bros. 11 $19,733,089 2001
16 35 3,140 NASCAR 3D: The IMAX Experience (IMAX) Warner Bros. 11 $21,583,831 2004
17 23 2,844 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) Warner Bros. 18 $25,590,078 2011
18 11 2,211 Under the Sea 3D Warner Bros. 18 $35,916,045 2009
19 9 2,049 Justice League Warner Bros. - $38,800,000 2017
20 6 1,738 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. 16 $46,264,311 2006
21 5 1,538 Hubble 3D Warner Bros. 17 $51,910,537 2010
22 124 4,201 Dangal UTV Communications 11 $12,391,761 2016
23 87 3,997 Monsoon Wedding USA Films 16 $13,885,966 2002
24 150 4,351 Brotherhood of the Wolf Universal 16 $11,260,096 2002
25 144 4,337 Balto Universal 13 $11,348,324 1995
26 49 3,440 Frost/Nixon Universal 16 $18,622,031 2008
27 41 3,364 The Producers Universal 12 $19,398,532 2005
28 108 4,108 I'm Gonna Git You Sucka United Artists 12 $13,030,057 1988
29 97 4,043 De-Lovely United Artists 13 $13,456,633 2004
30 36 3,142 Bowling for Columbine United Artists 11 $21,576,018 2002
31 28 2,993 Hotel Rwanda United Artists 14 $23,530,892 2004
32 145 4,339 Manhattan Murder Mystery TriStar 13 $11,330,911 1993
33 138 4,297 So I Married an Axe Murderer TriStar 12 $11,585,483 1993
34 89 4,007 Fly Me to the Moon Summit Entertainment 12 $13,816,982 2008
35 72 3,774 The Ghost Writer Summit Entertainment 11 $15,541,549 2010
36 59 3,611 The Hurt Locker Summit Entertainment 13 $17,017,811 2009
37 149 4,347 The Lives of Others Sony Classics 15 $11,286,112 2007
38 128 4,236 Foxcatcher Sony Classics 13 $12,096,300 2014
39 123 4,196 Lone Star Sony Classics 12 $12,408,986 1996
40 118 4,167 An Education Sony Classics 14 $12,574,914 2009
41 112 4,140 Rachel Getting Married Sony Classics 14 $12,796,841 2008
42 110 4,126 Volver Sony Classics 19 $12,899,867 2006
43 103 4,096 Whiplash Sony Classics 16 $13,092,000 2014
44 75 3,830 Wings of Courage (IMAX) Sony Classics 59 $15,054,636 1995
45 70 3,761 Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (IMAX) Sony Classics 19 $15,627,434 2000
46 65 3,721 Across the Sea of Time (IMAX) Sony Classics 54 $16,015,639 1995
47 46 3,419 Thrill Ride (IMAX) Sony Classics 43 $18,798,590 1997
48 22 2,801 Howards End Sony Classics 13 $25,966,555 1992^
49 18 2,642 Capote Sony Classics 13 $28,750,530 2005
50 32 3,068 Adaptation. Sony / Columbia 14 $22,498,520 2002
51 44 3,396 Bugs! (IMAX) SK Films 22 $19,063,544 2003
52 74 3,805 The Madness of King George Samuel Goldwyn 11 $15,238,689 1994
53 31 3,060 Much Ado About Nothing Samuel Goldwyn 11 $22,549,338 1993
54 141 4,308 The Conspirator Roadside Attractions 11 $11,538,204 2011
55 126 4,225 Barney's Great Adventure PolyGram 11 $12,218,638 1998
56 68 3,740 The Kite Runner Paramount Vantage 13 $15,800,078 2007
57 52 3,461 Into the Wild Paramount Vantage 14 $18,354,356 2007
58 30 3,037 Revolutionary Road Paramount Vantage 12 $22,911,480 2008
59 130 4,249 The Gift Paramount Classics 13 $12,008,642 2000
60 120 4,180 Cirque Du Soleil: Worlds Away Paramount 11 $12,512,862 2012
61 54 3,525 Nebraska Paramount 13 $17,654,912 2013
62 43 3,387 Mother (1996) Paramount 11 $19,145,198 1996
63 142 4,314 No Manches Frida Pantelion 11 $11,528,613 2016
64 76 3,855 Last Chance Harvey Overture Films 13 $14,889,042 2008
65 67 3,737 Gorky Park Orion Pictures 11 $15,856,028 1983
66 98 4,048 Secrets & Lies October 20 $13,417,292 1996
67 39 3,230 Whale Rider Newmarket 13 $20,779,666 2003
68 132 4,261 Deathstalker New World 12 $11,919,250 1983
69 139 4,305 Pump Up the Volume New Line 12 $11,541,758 1990
70 115 4,152 The New World New Line 11 $12,712,093 2005
71 105 4,105 How to Eat Fried Worms New Line 11 $13,040,527 2006
72 27 2,975 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) National Geographic Entertainment 17 $23,746,066 2007
73 94 4,028 Haunted Castle (IMAX) N Wave 30 $13,651,656 2001
74 60 3,653 Wild Safari 3D (IMAX) N Wave 27 $16,621,530 2005
75 148 4,345 Ready to Wear Miramax 13 $11,300,653 1994
76 143 4,328 The Shipping News Miramax 16 $11,434,216 2001
77 136 4,278 Strictly Ballroom Miramax 13 $11,738,022 1993
78 131 4,198 Cinema Paradiso Miramax 11 $11,990,401 1990^
79 109 4,117 The Quiet American Miramax 17 $12,988,801 2002
80 100 4,055 Bullets Over Broadway Miramax 11 $13,383,747 1994
81 92 4,018 The Wings of the Dove Miramax 13 $13,692,848 1997
82 61 3,662 Trainspotting Miramax 13 $16,491,080 1996
83 47 3,431 Becoming Jane Miramax 11 $18,670,946 2007
84 34 3,131 Like Water for Chocolate Miramax - $21,665,468 1993
85 33 3,113 Il Postino Miramax 17 $21,848,932 1995
86 10 2,208 In the Bedroom Miramax 12 $35,930,604 2001
87 63 3,687 Black Christmas (2006) MGM (Weinstein) 13 $16,273,581 2006
88 16 2,560 The Great Debaters MGM (Weinstein) 11 $30,236,407 2007
89 146 4,341 Antitrust MGM 12 $11,328,094 2001
90 84 3,966 Diner MGM 14 $14,099,953 1982
91 78 3,885 The Secret of NIMH MGM 13 $14,665,733 1982
92 2 797 Everest (IMAX) MacGillivray Freeman Films 11 $87,178,599 1998
93 45 3,399 The Impossible Lionsgate/Summit 14 $19,019,882 2012
94 82 3,915 America (2014) Lionsgate 11 $14,444,502 2014
95 42 3,366 Shaun the Sheep Movie Lionsgate 11 $19,375,982 2015
96 137 4,287 Girl with a Pearl Earring Lions Gate 17 $11,670,971 2003
97 15 2,494 Monster's Ball Lions Gate 12 $31,273,922 2001
98 121 4,187 Extreme (IMAX) IMAX 26 $12,475,172 1999
99 119 4,168 A Beautiful Planet IMAX 24 $12,571,372 2016
100 96 4,042 Africa's Elephant Kingdom (IMAX) IMAX 31 $13,485,455 1998
101 50 3,446 Galapagos (IMAX) IMAX 32 $18,582,450 1999
102 48 3,434 Michael Jordan to the Max (IMAX) IMAX 14 $18,650,521 2000
103 13 2,310 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX 19 $34,137,524 2005
104 8 1,956 Mysteries of Egypt (IMAX) IMAX 13 $40,593,486 1998
105 4 1,489 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX) IMAX 16 $53,354,743 1998
106 1 734 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX 13 $93,301,846 2002
107 88 4,004 Y Tu Mama Tambien IFC 13 $13,839,658 2002
108 25 2,867 Boyhood IFC 11 $25,352,281 2014
109 99 4,052 Solarmax Heliograph 56 $13,400,161 2000
110 140 4,306 Boys Don't Cry Fox Searchlight 16 $11,540,607 1999
111 133 4,263 The Darjeeling Limited Fox Searchlight 13 $11,902,715 2007
112 113 4,141 Beasts of the Southern Wild Fox Searchlight 12 $12,795,746 2012
113 101 4,064 The Tree of Life Fox Searchlight 11 $13,303,319 2011
114 95 4,036 The Namesake Fox Searchlight 12 $13,569,248 2007
115 86 3,991 Jackie Fox Searchlight 14 $13,960,394 2016
116 73 3,776 In America Fox Searchlight 15 $15,539,656 2003
117 56 3,546 Notes on a Scandal Fox Searchlight 13 $17,510,118 2006
118 55 3,532 The Last King of Scotland Fox Searchlight 17 $17,606,684 2006
119 53 3,464 127 Hours Fox Searchlight 11 $18,335,230 2010
120 37 3,148 The Way, Way Back Fox Searchlight 11 $21,506,546 2013
121 26 2,916 Waking Ned Devine Fox Searchlight 12 $24,792,251 1998
122 21 2,796 The Wrestler Fox Searchlight 14 $26,238,243 2008
123 20 2,759 Garden State Fox Searchlight 11 $26,782,316 2004
124 134 4,266 Glee The 3D Concert Movie Fox 11 $11,862,398 2011
125 107 4,107 To Be or Not to Be (1983) Fox 11 $13,030,214 1983
126 17 2,583 The Gods Must Be Crazy Fox 12 $30,031,783 1984
127 125 4,208 Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day Focus Features 11 $12,313,694 2008
128 111 4,136 Anna Karenina Focus Features 12 $12,816,367 2012
129 91 4,013 Broken Flowers Focus Features 12 $13,744,960 2005
130 66 3,735 Far From Heaven Focus Features 11 $15,901,849 2002
131 62 3,683 21 Grams Focus Features 14 $16,290,476 2003
132 14 2,403 The Pianist Focus Features 11 $32,572,577 2002
133 127 4,230 Saving Grace Fine Line 12 $12,178,602 2000
134 129 4,248 In Dreams DreamWorks 11 $12,017,369 1999
135 106 4,106 House of Sand and Fog DreamWorks 13 $13,040,288 2003
136 29 3,020 Match Point DreamWorks 13 $23,151,529 2005
137 38 3,217 A Room with a View Cinecom - $20,966,644 1986
138 102 4,080 Inside Llewyn Davis CBS Films 12 $13,235,319 2013
139 135 4,272 Bloodsport Cannon Films 16 $11,806,119 1988
140 147 4,343 Casanova Buena Vista 12 $11,304,403 2005
141 122 4,192 People Like Us Buena Vista 11 $12,434,778 2012
142 104 4,100 25th Hour Buena Vista 11 $13,084,595 2002
143 93 4,021 Nixon Buena Vista 13 $13,681,765 1995
144 58 3,608 Ghosts of the Abyss (IMAX & 35mm) Buena Vista 13 $17,040,871 2003
145 3 1,279 Fantasia 2000 (35mm & IMAX) Buena Vista 11 $60,655,420 2000^
146 117 4,155 Bon Cop, Bad Cop Alliance 15 $12,665,721 2006
147 77 3,882 Room A24 14 $14,677,654 2015
148 19 2,688 Moonlight (2016) A24 11 $27,854,932 2016

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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