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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^
1 650 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax 13 $92,165,012 2002
2 697 Everest (IMAX) MFF 11 $87,178,599 1998
3 1,136 Fantasia 2000 (35mm & IMAX) BV 11 $60,655,420 2000^
4 1,324 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX) Imax 16 $53,346,750 1998
5 1,551 Hubble 3D WB 17 $46,370,134 2010
6 1,559 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB 16 $46,097,386 2006
7 1,603 The Artist Wein. 11 $44,671,682 2011
8 1,751 Mysteries of Egypt (IMAX) Imax 13 $40,593,486 1998
9 1,990 In the Bedroom Mira. 12 $35,930,604 2001
10 1,993 Under the Sea 3D WB 18 $35,916,045 2009
11 2,080 The Reader Wein. 12 $34,194,407 2008
12 2,081 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) Imax 19 $34,135,538 2005
13 2,167 The Pianist Focus 11 $32,572,577 2002
14 2,249 Monster's Ball Lions 12 $31,273,922 2001
15 2,309 The Great Debaters MGM/W 11 $30,236,407 2007
16 2,331 The Gods Must Be Crazy Fox 12 $30,031,783 1984
17 2,385 Capote SPC 13 $28,750,530 2005
18 2,490 Garden State FoxS 11 $26,782,316 2004
19 2,522 The Wrestler FoxS 14 $26,238,243 2008
20 2,536 Howards End SPC 13 $25,966,555 1992
22 2,633 Waking Ned Devine FoxS 12 $24,792,251 1998
23 2,673 Boyhood IFC 11 $24,132,400 2014
24 2,688 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) WB 18 $23,862,402 2011
25 2,692 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) NGE 17 $23,746,066 2007
26 2,709 Hotel Rwanda UA 14 $23,530,892 2004
27 2,736 Match Point DW 13 $23,151,529 2005
28 2,752 Revolutionary Road ParV 12 $22,911,480 2008
29 2,774 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. 11 $22,549,338 1993
30 2,782 Adaptation. Sony 14 $22,498,520 2002
31 2,824 Il Postino Mira. 17 $21,848,932 1995
32 2,842 Like Water for Chocolate Mira. - $21,665,468 1993
33 2,849 NASCAR 3D: The IMAX Experience (IMAX) WB 11 $21,583,831 2004
34 2,851 Bowling for Columbine UA 11 $21,576,018 2002
35 2,856 The Way, Way Back FoxS 11 $21,506,546 2013
36 2,922 A Room with a View Cinc - $20,966,644 1986
37 2,933 Whale Rider NM 13 $20,779,666 2003
38 3,030 The Pledge WB 11 $19,733,089 2001
39 3,059 The Producers Uni. 12 $19,398,532 2005
40 3,080 Mother (1996) Par. 11 $19,145,198 1996
41 3,089 Bugs! (IMAX) SK 22 $19,063,544 2003
42 3,092 The Impossible LG/S 14 $19,019,882 2012
43 3,112 Thrill Ride (IMAX) SPC 43 $18,798,590 1997
44 3,121 Becoming Jane Mira. 11 $18,670,946 2007
45 3,124 Michael Jordan to the Max (IMAX) Imax 14 $18,650,521 2000
46 3,130 Frost/Nixon Uni. 16 $18,622,031 2008
47 3,147 Quartet Wein. 13 $18,390,117 2013
48 3,149 Into the Wild ParV 14 $18,354,356 2007
49 3,150 Galapagos (IMAX) Imax 32 $18,352,194 1999
50 3,153 127 Hours FoxS 11 $18,335,230 2010
51 3,209 Nebraska Par. 13 $17,654,912 2013
52 3,216 The Last King of Scotland FoxS 17 $17,606,684 2006
53 3,230 Notes on a Scandal FoxS 13 $17,510,118 2006
54 3,266 The Mission WB 11 $17,218,023 1986
55 3,286 Ghosts of the Abyss (IMAX & 35mm) BV 13 $17,040,871 2003
56 3,289 The Hurt Locker Sum. 13 $17,017,811 2009
57 3,329 Wild Safari 3D (IMAX) NWav 27 $16,621,530 2005
58 3,338 Trainspotting Mira. 13 $16,491,080 1996
59 3,359 21 Grams Focus 14 $16,290,476 2003
60 3,363 Black Christmas (2006) MGM/W 13 $16,273,581 2006
61 3,371 Wolf Creek W/Dim. 11 $16,188,180 2005
62 3,396 Across the Sea of Time (IMAX) SPC 54 $16,015,639 1995
63 3,410 Far From Heaven Focus 11 $15,901,849 2002
64 3,411 Gorky Park Orion 11 $15,856,028 1983
65 3,414 The Kite Runner ParV 13 $15,800,078 2007
67 3,434 Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (IMAX) SPC 19 $15,627,434 2000
68 3,442 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure (IMAX) WGB. 22 $15,553,324 2001
69 3,447 The Ghost Writer Sum. 11 $15,541,549 2010
70 3,449 In America FoxS 15 $15,539,656 2003
71 3,477 The Madness of King George Gold. 11 $15,238,689 1994
72 3,502 Wings of Courage (IMAX) SPC 59 $15,054,636 1995
73 3,526 Last Chance Harvey Over. 13 $14,889,042 2008
74 3,552 The Secret of NIMH MGM 13 $14,665,733 1982
75 3,556 My Week with Marilyn Wein. 12 $14,600,347 2011
76 3,578 America (2014) LGF 11 $14,444,502 2014
77 3,597 The Mosquito Coast WB 11 $14,302,779 1986
78 3,613 To the Arctic (IMAX) WB 18 $14,198,636 2012
79 3,627 Diner MGM 14 $14,099,953 1982
80 3,647 Stand and Deliver WB 13 $13,994,920 1988
81 3,655 Monsoon Wedding USA 16 $13,885,966 2002
82 3,661 Y Tu Mama Tambien IFC 13 $13,839,658 2002
83 3,664 Fly Me to the Moon Sum. 12 $13,816,982 2008
84 3,668 Letters from Iwo Jima WB 14 $13,756,082 2006
85 3,670 Broken Flowers Focus 12 $13,744,960 2005
86 3,675 The Wings of the Dove Mira. 13 $13,692,848 1997
87 3,678 Nixon BV 13 $13,681,765 1995
88 3,684 Haunted Castle (IMAX) NWav 30 $13,651,656 2001
89 3,692 The Namesake FoxS 12 $13,569,248 2007
90 3,698 Africa's Elephant Kingdom (IMAX) Imax 31 $13,485,455 1998
91 3,699 De-Lovely UA 13 $13,456,633 2004
92 3,704 Secrets & Lies Oct. 20 $13,417,292 1996
93 3,707 Solarmax Hel. 56 $13,400,161 2000
94 3,710 Bullets Over Broadway Mira. 11 $13,383,747 1994
95 3,719 The Tree of Life FoxS 11 $13,303,319 2011
96 3,735 Inside Llewyn Davis CBS 12 $13,235,319 2013
97 3,753 25th Hour BV 11 $13,084,595 2002
98 3,758 How to Eat Fried Worms NL 11 $13,040,527 2006
99 3,759 House of Sand and Fog DW 13 $13,040,288 2003
100 3,760 To Be or Not to Be (1983) Fox 11 $13,030,214 1983
101 3,761 I'm Gonna Git You Sucka UA 12 $13,030,057 1988
102 3,770 The Quiet American Mira. 17 $12,988,801 2002
103 3,778 Volver SPC 19 $12,899,867 2006
104 3,788 Anna Karenina Focus 12 $12,816,367 2012
105 3,792 Rachel Getting Married SPC 14 $12,796,841 2008
106 3,793 Beasts of the Southern Wild FoxS 12 $12,795,746 2012
107 3,803 The New World NL 11 $12,712,093 2005
108 3,805 Bon Cop, Bad Cop All. 15 $12,665,721 2006
109 3,816 An Education SPC 14 $12,574,914 2009
110 3,825 Cirque Du Soleil: Worlds Away Par. 11 $12,512,862 2012
111 3,832 Extreme (IMAX) Imax 26 $12,475,172 1999
112 3,838 People Like Us BV 11 $12,434,778 2012
113 3,841 Lone Star SPC 12 $12,408,986 1996
114 3,851 Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day Focus 11 $12,313,694 2008
115 3,864 Barney's Great Adventure Poly 11 $12,218,638 1998
116 3,869 Saving Grace FL 12 $12,178,602 2000
117 3,886 In Dreams DW 11 $12,017,369 1999
118 3,887 The Gift ParC 13 $12,008,642 2000
119 3,843 Cinema Paradiso Mira. 11 $11,990,401 1990^
120 3,899 Deathstalker NW 12 $11,919,250 1983
121 3,901 The Darjeeling Limited FoxS 13 $11,902,715 2007
122 3,904 Glee The 3D Concert Movie Fox 11 $11,862,398 2011
123 3,910 Bloodsport Can. 16 $11,806,119 1988
124 3,916 Strictly Ballroom Mira. 13 $11,738,022 1993
125 3,924 Girl with a Pearl Earring Lions 17 $11,670,971 2003
126 3,934 So I Married an Axe Murderer TriS 12 $11,585,483 1993
127 3,942 Pump Up the Volume NL 12 $11,541,758 1990
128 3,943 Boys Don't Cry FoxS 16 $11,540,607 1999
129 3,945 The Conspirator RAtt. 11 $11,538,204 2011
130 3,964 The Shipping News Mira. 16 $11,434,216 2001
131 3,972 Balto Uni. 13 $11,348,324 1995
132 3,974 Manhattan Murder Mystery TriS 13 $11,330,911 1993
133 3,976 Antitrust MGM 12 $11,328,094 2001
134 3,978 Casanova BV 12 $11,304,403 2005
135 3,980 Ready to Wear Mira. 13 $11,300,653 1994
136 3,982 The Lives of Others SPC 15 $11,286,112 2007
137 3,986 Brotherhood of the Wolf Uni. 16 $11,260,096 2002
138 3,987 Cyberworld 3-D (IMAX) Imax 18 $11,253,900 2000
139 3,989 Jane Eyre Focus 13 $11,242,660 2011
140 3,991 The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert Gram. 20 $11,220,670 1994
141 3,999 V.I. Warshawski BV 11 $11,128,309 1991
142 4,002 Big Trouble in Little China Fox 12 $11,100,000 1986
143 4,010 House of Flying Daggers SPC 15 $11,050,094 2004
144 4,011 Mrs. Henderson Presents Wein. 17 $11,036,366 2005
145 4,016 The Young Victoria App. 15 $11,001,272 2009
146 4,022 Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk (IMAX) GSF 25 $10,994,028 2002
147 4,028 What the #$*! Do We Know?! CLD 17 $10,942,306 2004
148 3,957 Das Boot Col. - $10,915,250 1982^
150 4,038 The End of the Affair Sony 16 $10,827,816 1999

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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