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ALL RELEASES WIDE RELEASES LIMITED RELEASES CALENDAR GROSSES

INDEX BY MONTH | INDEX BY YEAR | MONTH-TO-DATE
 

Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - Jun - July - Aug - Sep - Oct - Nov - Dec

Year Total Gross Change Movies Avg. Avg.
Drop*
#1 Movie Gross % of
Total
1983 $344.0 -17.8% 11 $31.3 -22.4% Staying Alive $64.9 18.9%
1984 $238.8 -30.6% 11 $21.7 -32.4% Purple Rain $68.4 28.6%
1990 $676.4 +54.6% 12 $56.4 -26.4% Ghost $217.6 32.2%
1986 $249.8 -46.9% 14 $17.8 -30.5% Aliens $85.2 34.1%
1989 $437.5 -1.6% 14 $31.3 -33.3% Lethal Weapon 2 $147.3 33.7%
1982 $418.3 - 15 $27.9 -17.1% An Officer and a Gentleman $129.8 31.0%
1985 $470.5 +97.0% 15 $31.4 -34.9% Back to the Future $210.6 44.8%
1995 $513.1 -45.2% 17 $30.2 -32.4% Waterworld $88.2 17.2%
1993 $706.3 +51.9% 18 $39.2 -34.8% The Firm $158.3 22.4%
1992 $465.0 -16.6% 18 $25.8 -43.3% League of Their Own $107.5 23.1%
1996 $759.8 +48.1% 19 $40.0 -38.4% Independence Day $306.2 40.3%
1991 $557.6 -17.6% 19 $29.3 -40.6% Terminator 2 $204.8 36.7%
1988 $444.8 +6.4% 19 $23.4 -30.1% Die Hard $83.0 18.7%
1987 $418.2 +67.4% 21 $19.9 -25.7% La Bamba $54.2 13.0%
1994 $936.0 +32.5% 22 $42.5 -33.1% Forrest Gump $329.7 35.2%
1997 $795.4 +4.7% 23 $34.6 -39.8% Men in Black $250.7 31.5%
2001 $881.0 +16.7% 25 $35.2 -52.7% Jurassic Park III $181.2 20.6%
2000 $754.6 -11.8% 26 $29.0 -46.9% X-Men $157.3 20.8%
1999 $855.9 -25.0% 26 $32.9 -42.9% Runaway Bride $152.3 17.8%
1998 $1,140.7 +43.4% 27 $42.2 -35.0% Saving Private Ryan $216.5 19.0%
2002 $822.4 -6.6% 38 $21.6 -47.4% Goldmember $213.3 25.9%
2003 $1,153.2 +40.2% 40 $28.8 -44.8% Pirates of the Caribbean $305.4 26.5%
2010 $1,125.8 +6.9% 42 $26.8 -52.5% Inception $292.6 26.0%
2014 $801.3 -39.3% 43 $18.6 -47.1% Dawn of the Planet of the Apes $206.8 25.8%
2006 $936.0 +7.0% 43 $21.8 -45.8% Dead Man's Chest $423.3 45.2%
2005 $874.6 +3.7% 43 $20.3 -48.0% Wedding Crashers $209.3 23.9%
2012 $1,072.0 -14.5% 44 $24.4 -45.3% The Dark Knight Rises $448.1 41.8%
2007 $1,159.6 +23.9% 45 $25.8 -53.6% Transformers $319.2 27.5%
2004 $843.3 -26.9% 46 $18.3 -51.1% The Bourne Supremacy $176.2 20.9%
2008 $1,271.2 +9.6% 47 $27.0 -51.9% The Dark Knight $533.3 42.0%
2009 $1,052.7 -17.2% 49 $21.5 -49.7% Harry Potter 6 $302.0 28.7%
2013 $1,319.5 +23.1% 49 $26.9 -44.5% Despicable Me 2 $368.1 27.9%
2011 $1,254.0 +11.4% 53 $23.7 -48.4% Harry Potter / Deathly Hallows (P2) $381.0 30.4%
Dollars in millions. Click on year to view full chart.
*Avg. Drop is the average second weekend drop from wide release date.
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Note: RELEASE DATE shows all movies that opened in a given time period and their total grosses. WIDE RELEASES shows only movies released in 600 or more theaters and their total grosses, grouped by wide release date. LIMITED RELEASES shows only movies released in less than 600 theaters and their total grosses, grouped by release date. CALENDAR GROSSES shows all movies playing during the indicated time period, both new and holdover, and their grosses (or estimated grosses) during that time period. Click here for a full explanation of the various box office sections.

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