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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^
1 137 2,561 Starman Col. 6 $28,744,356 1984
2 125 2,501 The Gods Must Be Crazy Fox 12 $30,031,783 1984
3 26 1,490 Amadeus Orion 6 $51,564,280 1984^
4 62 1,981 About Last Night... TriS 6 $38,702,310 1986
5 146 2,621 Do the Right Thing Uni. 8 $27,545,445 1989
6 120 2,479 Weekend at Bernie's Fox 8 $30,218,387 1989
7 128 2,506 Green Card BV 6 $29,888,235 1990
8 84 2,168 Mermaids Orion 6 $35,419,397 1990
9 30 1,590 Bugsy TriS 7 $49,114,016 1991
10 149 2,636 The Muppet Christmas Carol BV 6 $27,281,507 1992
11 143 2,602 Menace II Society NL 6 $27,912,072 1993
12 105 2,305 The Joy Luck Club BV 6 $32,901,136 1993
13 81 2,153 Robin Hood: Men in Tights Fox 6 $35,739,755 1993
14 74 2,115 Son-in-Law BV 6 $36,448,400 1993
15 56 1,919 The Piano Mira. 7 $40,157,856 1993
16 141 2,585 The Shawshank Redemption Col. 8 $28,341,469 1994^
17 134 2,552 In the Army Now BV 6 $28,881,266 1994
18 68 2,029 It Could Happen to You TriS 6 $37,939,757 1994
19 124 2,495 Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home WB 6 $30,077,111 1995
20 82 2,156 The Indian in the Cupboard Par. 6 $35,656,131 1995
21 59 1,955 Dead Man Walking Gram. 6 $39,363,635 1995
22 46 1,788 Sense and Sensibility Sony 8 $43,182,776 1995
23 79 2,144 Shine FL 9 $35,892,330 1996
24 6 893 The English Patient Mira. 7 $78,676,425 1996
25 132 2,542 Out to Sea Fox 6 $29,022,252 1997
26 127 2,504 Madeline Sony 6 $29,967,750 1998
27 123 2,493 Elizabeth  Gram. 8 $30,082,699 1998
28 53 1,893 Mysteries of Egypt (IMAX) Imax 13 $40,593,486 1998
29 29 1,543 Mighty Joe Young BV 6 $50,632,037 1998
30 21 1,443 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX) Imax 16 $53,354,743 1998
31 16 1,321 Life Is Beautiful Mira. 8 $57,247,384 1998^
32 3 764 Everest (IMAX) MFF 11 $87,178,599 1998
33 130 2,511 Mystery Men Uni. 6 $29,762,011 1999
34 86 2,216 Man on the Moon Uni. 6 $34,607,430 1999
35 60 1,959 Anna and the King Fox 6 $39,263,420 1999
36 15 1,322 The Cider House Rules Mira. 6 $57,545,092 1999
37 131 2,525 Bless the Child Par. 7 $29,381,494 2000
38 104 2,300 Dracula 2000 Mira. 7 $33,022,767 2000
39 36 1,706 O Brother, Where Art Thou? BV 9 $45,512,588 2000
40 23 1,496 Finding Forrester Sony 6 $51,804,714 2000
41 12 1,240 Fantasia 2000 (35mm & IMAX) BV 11 $60,655,420 2000^
42 9 1,012 Chocolat Mira. 7 $71,509,363 2000
43 144 2,608 The Majestic WB 7 $27,807,266 2001
44 117 2,416 Monster's Ball Lions 12 $31,273,922 2001
45 103 2,291 Amelie Mira. 9 $33,225,499 2001
46 76 2,139 In the Bedroom Mira. 12 $35,930,604 2001
47 54 1,909 I Am Sam NL 7 $40,311,852 2001
48 51 1,862 Gosford Park USA 9 $41,308,615 2001
49 33 1,651 Kate and Leopold Mira. 7 $47,121,859 2001
50 139 2,582 The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course MGM 6 $28,442,574 2002
51 106 2,329 The Pianist Focus 11 $32,572,577 2002
52 80 2,151 The Mothman Prophecies SGem 6 $35,746,370 2002
53 57 1,922 The Wild Thornberrys Par. 6 $40,108,697 2002
54 50 1,851 The Hours Par. 9 $41,675,994 2002
55 1 704 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax 13 $93,224,846 2002
56 150 2,652 The Missing SonR 7 $27,011,180 2003
57 118 2,434 Calendar Girls BV 9 $31,041,759 2003
58 107 2,332 Bend It Like Beckham FoxS 9 $32,543,449 2003
59 88 2,224 Monster NM 9 $34,469,210 2003
60 41 1,737 Lost in Translation Focus 7 $44,585,453 2003
61 31 1,603 Peter Pan Uni. 6 $48,462,608 2003
62 142 2,591 The Prince and Me Par. 6 $28,176,497 2004
63 91 2,234 Alexander WB 6 $34,297,191 2004
64 89 2,227 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Focus 7 $34,400,301 2004
65 42 1,739 Napoleon Dynamite FoxS 8 $44,540,956 2004
66 27 1,515 The Phantom of the Opera WB 9 $51,268,815 2004
67 25 1,504 Finding Neverland Mira. 8 $51,680,613 2004
68 10 1,013 Sideways FoxS 8 $71,503,593 2004
69 136 2,560 Capote SPC 13 $28,750,530 2005
70 115 2,402 Good Night, and Good Luck. WIP 7 $31,558,003 2005
71 93 2,239 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) Imax 19 $34,137,524 2005
72 83 2,166 The Ringer FoxS 7 $35,428,675 2005
73 64 1,996 Pride and Prejudice Focus 7 $38,405,088 2005
74 32 1,642 Munich Uni. 6 $47,403,685 2005
75 7 908 March of the Penguins WIP 6 $77,437,223 2005
76 140 2,583 Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties Fox 7 $28,426,747 2006
77 90 2,233 Babel ParV 6 $34,302,837 2006
78 72 2,050 Pan's Labyrinth PicH 7 $37,634,615 2006
79 45 1,778 We Are Marshall WB 7 $43,545,364 2006
80 35 1,686 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB 16 $46,231,035 2006
81 19 1,362 The Queen Mira. 9 $56,441,711 2006
82 119 2,478 The Great Debaters MGM/W 11 $30,236,407 2007
83 114 2,393 August Rush WB 7 $31,664,162 2007
84 102 2,290 Breach Uni. 6 $33,231,264 2007
85 55 1,915 There Will Be Blood ParV 9 $40,222,514 2007
86 52 1,880 The Water Horse: Legend of the Deep SonR 6 $40,946,255 2007
87 49 1,848 Aliens Vs. Predator - Requiem Fox 6 $41,797,066 2007
88 28 1,527 Atonement Focus 9 $50,927,067 2007
89 20 1,433 P.S. I Love You WB 6 $53,695,808 2007
90 138 2,567 Defiance ParV 8 $28,644,813 2008
91 122 2,489 Space Chimps Fox 7 $30,105,968 2008
92 113 2,390 Transporter 3 LGF 7 $31,715,062 2008
93 111 2,381 Milk Focus 9 $31,841,299 2008
94 99 2,277 Doubt Mira. 9 $33,446,470 2008
95 92 2,238 The Reader Wein. 12 $34,194,407 2008
96 112 2,382 Push Sum. 6 $31,811,527 2009
97 108 2,342 (500) Days of Summer FoxS 9 $32,391,374 2009
98 77 2,142 Under the Sea 3D WB 18 $35,916,045 2009
99 67 2,017 Ninja Assassin WB 6 $38,122,883 2009
100 58 1,950 Crazy Heart FoxS 8 $39,464,306 2009
101 4 806 Up in the Air Par. 6 $83,823,381 2009
102 145 2,610 The Switch Mira. 7 $27,779,426 2010
103 133 2,543 Nanny McPhee Returns Uni. 8 $29,011,215 2010
104 121 2,480 How Do You Know Sony 8 $30,212,620 2010
105 96 2,264 Marmaduke Fox 6 $33,644,788 2010
106 47 1,806 Gulliver's Travels Fox 8 $42,779,261 2010
107 44 1,775 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore WB 6 $43,585,753 2010
108 24 1,500 Hubble 3D WB 17 $51,748,311 2010
109 126 2,502 The Iron Lady Wein. 10 $30,017,992 2011
110 40 1,735 The Artist Wein. 11 $44,671,682 2011
111 17 1,350 Midnight in Paris SPC 7 $56,817,045 2011
112 8 940 We Bought a Zoo Fox 6 $75,624,550 2011
113 5 828 The Descendants FoxS 7 $82,584,160 2011
114 98 2,275 2016 Obama's America RM 7 $33,449,086 2012
115 73 2,073 The Guilt Trip Par. 6 $37,134,215 2012
116 39 1,729 Red Dawn (2012) FD 7 $44,806,783 2012
117 37 1,707 Moonrise Kingdom Focus 7 $45,512,466 2012
118 34 1,679 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel FoxS 6 $46,412,041 2012
119 22 1,495 The Odd Life of Timothy Green BV 6 $51,854,875 2012
120 148 2,633 Dallas Buyers Club Focus 10 $27,298,285 2013
121 129 2,509 Grudge Match WB 10 $29,807,260 2013
122 109 2,350 Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain LG/S 8 $32,244,051 2013
123 100 2,280 Blue Jasmine SPC 9 $33,405,481 2013
124 97 2,265 R.I.P.D. Uni. 7 $33,618,855 2013
125 75 2,133 Walking with Dinosaurs Fox 8 $36,076,121 2013
126 71 2,046 Philomena Wein. 8 $37,709,979 2013
127 70 2,044 August: Osage County Wein. 7 $37,738,810 2013
128 65 2,000 47 Ronin Uni. 9 $38,362,475 2013
129 18 1,354 12 Years a Slave FoxS 7 $56,671,993 2013
130 14 1,304 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Fox 7 $58,236,838 2013
131 116 2,410 Chef ORF 9 $31,424,003 2014
132 95 2,262 The Gambler Par. 7 $33,680,992 2014
133 78 2,143 The Theory of Everything Focus 7 $35,893,537 2014
134 69 2,036 Wild (2014) FoxS 6 $37,880,356 2014
135 61 1,975 Earth to Echo Rela. 6 $38,934,842 2014
136 48 1,826 Birdman FoxS 9 $42,340,598 2014
137 43 1,750 St. Vincent Wein. 6 $44,137,712 2014
138 13 1,279 The Grand Budapest Hotel FoxS 6 $59,301,324 2014
139 2 722 The Imitation Game Wein. 6 $91,125,683 2014
140 135 2,559 Point Break (2015) WB 8 $28,782,481 2015
141 110 2,372 Paper Towns Fox 6 $32,000,304 2015
142 101 2,284 Woman in Gold Wein. 7 $33,307,793 2015
143 87 2,222 Concussion (2015) Sony 7 $34,542,474 2015
144 66 2,004 Brooklyn FoxS 9 $38,322,743 2015
145 38 1,719 Spotlight ORF 8 $45,055,776 2015
146 11 1,041 The Big Short Par. 6 $70,259,870 2015
147 147 2,629 Florence Foster Jenkins Par. 8 $27,383,770 2016
148 85 2,201 The 5th Wave Sony 6 $34,912,982 2016
149 63 1,987 Nerve LGF 8 $38,583,626 2016

CHART NOTES
* Movies that never hit the top 5 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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