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Franchises

DC Comics



RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioGross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 11 Superman WB $134,218,018 817 $7,465,343 508 12/15/78
2 13 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1,878 $14,100,523 1,397 6/19/81
3 19 Superman III WB $59,950,623 1,763 $13,352,357 1,759 6/17/83
4 24 Supergirl TriS $14,296,438 1,620 $5,738,249 1,608 11/21/84
5 23 Superman IV: The Quest for Peace WB $15,681,020 1,511 $5,683,122 1,511 7/24/87
6 6 Batman WB $251,188,924 2,201 $40,489,746 2,194 6/23/89
7 10 Batman Returns WB $162,831,698 2,644 $45,687,711 2,644 6/19/92
8 26 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm WB $5,617,391 1,506 $1,189,975 1,506 12/25/93
9 9 Batman Forever WB $184,031,112 2,893 $52,784,433 2,842 6/16/95
10 15 Batman and Robin WB $107,325,195 2,942 $42,872,605 2,934 6/20/97
11 27 Steel WB $1,710,972 1,260 $870,068 1,260 8/15/97
12 21 Catwoman WB $40,202,379 3,117 $16,728,411 3,117 7/23/04
13 17 Constantine WB $75,976,178 3,006 $29,769,098 3,006 2/18/05
14 7 Batman Begins WB $205,343,774 3,858 $48,745,440 3,858 6/15/05
15 18 V for Vendetta WB $70,511,035 3,365 $25,642,340 3,365 3/17/06
16 8 Superman Returns WB $200,081,192 4,065 $52,535,096 4,065 6/28/06
17 1 The Dark Knight WB $533,345,358 4,366 $158,411,483 4,366 7/18/08
18 14 Watchmen WB $107,509,799 3,611 $55,214,334 3,611 3/6/09
19 22 The Losers WB $23,591,432 2,936 $9,406,348 2,936 4/23/10
20 25 Jonah Hex WB $10,547,117 2,825 $5,379,365 2,825 6/18/10
21 16 Red Sum. $90,380,162 3,349 $21,761,408 3,255 10/15/10
22 12 Green Lantern WB $116,601,172 3,816 $53,174,303 3,816 6/17/11
23 2 The Dark Knight Rises WB $448,139,099 4,404 $160,887,295 4,404 7/20/12
24 5 Man of Steel WB $291,045,518 4,207 $116,619,362 4,207 6/14/13
25 20 Red 2 LG/S $53,262,560 3,016 $18,048,422 3,016 7/19/13
26 3 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice WB $330,360,194 4,256 $166,007,347 4,242 3/25/16
27 4 Suicide Squad WB $325,100,054 4,255 $133,682,248 4,255 8/5/16
TOTAL:$3,967,034,120----
AVERAGE:$146,927,1902,944$48,231,3492,908-

Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Dark Knight WB $639,456,300 $533,345,358 7/18/08
2 Batman WB $542,039,300 $251,188,924 6/23/89
3 The Dark Knight Rises WB $495,779,300 $448,139,099 7/20/12
4 Superman WB $493,853,500 $134,218,018 12/15/78
5 Batman Forever WB $364,254,700 $184,031,112 6/16/95
6 Batman Returns WB $337,826,700 $162,831,698 6/19/92
7 Superman II WB $335,064,400 $108,185,706 6/19/81
8 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice WB $329,424,000 $330,360,194 3/25/16
9 Suicide Squad WB $328,920,300 $325,100,054 8/5/16
10 Man of Steel WB $299,033,600 $291,045,518 6/14/13
11 Batman Begins WB $275,820,600 $205,343,774 6/15/05
12 Superman Returns WB $263,007,500 $200,081,192 6/28/06
13 Batman and Robin WB $201,322,400 $107,325,195 6/20/97
14 Superman III WB $163,865,000 $59,950,623 6/17/83
15 Watchmen WB $128,921,900 $107,509,799 3/6/09
16 Green Lantern WB $124,895,400 $116,601,172 6/17/11
17 Constantine WB $102,052,200 $75,976,178 2/18/05
18 Red Sum. $97,150,200 $90,380,162 10/15/10
19 V for Vendetta WB $92,687,000 $70,511,035 3/17/06
20 Red 2 LG/S $58,463,000 $53,262,560 7/19/13
21 Catwoman WB $55,739,500 $40,202,379 7/23/04
22 Supergirl TriS $36,483,300 $14,296,438 11/21/84
23 Superman IV: The Quest for Peace WB $34,530,300 $15,681,020 7/24/87
24 The Losers WB $25,550,000 $23,591,432 4/23/10
25 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm WB $11,630,100 $5,617,391 12/25/93
26 Jonah Hex WB $11,422,700 $10,547,117 6/18/10
27 Steel WB $3,209,500 $1,710,972 8/15/97
TOTAL:$5,852,402,900$3,967,034,120-
AVERAGE:$216,755,700$146,927,190-

Worldwide (Unadjusted)
RankTitle (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
1 The Dark Knight Rises WB $1,084.9 $448.1 41.3% $636.8 58.7% 2012
2 The Dark Knight WB $1,003.0 $533.3 53.2% $469.7 46.8% 2008
3 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice WB $873.3 $330.4 37.8% $542.9 62.2% 2016
4 Suicide Squad WB $745.6 $325.1 43.6% $420.5 56.4% 2016
5 Man of Steel WB $668.0 $291.0 43.6% $377.0 56.4% 2013
6 Batman WB $411.3 $251.2 61.1% $160.2 38.9% 1989
7 Superman Returns WB $391.1 $200.1 51.2% $191.0 48.8% 2006
8 Batman Begins WB $372.7 $205.3 55.1% $167.4 44.9% 2005
9 Batman Forever WB $336.5 $184.0 54.7% $152.5 45.3% 1995
10 Superman WB $300.2 $134.2 44.7% $166.0 55.3% 1978
11 Batman Returns WB $266.8 $162.8 61% $104.0 39% 1992
12 Batman and Robin WB $238.2 $107.3 45.1% $130.9 54.9% 1997
13 Constantine WB $230.9 $76.0 32.9% $154.9 67.1% 2005
14 Green Lantern WB $219.9 $116.6 53% $103.3 47% 2011
15 Red Sum. $199.0 $90.4 45.4% $108.6 54.6% 2010
16 Watchmen WB $185.3 $107.5 58% $77.7 42% 2009
17 Red 2 LG/S $148.1 $53.3 36% $94.8 64% 2013
18 V for Vendetta WB $132.5 $70.5 53.2% $62.0 46.8% 2006
19 Catwoman WB $82.1 $40.2 49% $41.9 51% 2004
20 The Losers WB $29.4 $23.6 80.3% $5.8 19.7% 2010
21 Jonah Hex WB $10.9 $10.5 96.7% $356k 3.3% 2010
TOTAL:$7,929.8$3,761.647.4%$4,168.252.6%-
AVERAGE:$377.6$179.147.4%$198.552.6%-





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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
The LEGO Batman Movie WB 2/10/17
Wonder Woman WB 6/2/17
Justice League WB 11/17/17
Untitled DC Film (July 2017) WB 7/27/18
Aquaman WB 10/5/18
Untitled DC Film (April 2019) WB 4/5/19
Untitled DC Film (June 2019) WB 6/14/19
Untitled DC Film (2019) WB 11/1/19
Untitled DC Film (April 2020) WB 4/3/20
Untitled DC Film (2020) WB 7/24/20