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Ian McKellen

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 31 Emile Castle Hill $5,799 1 $1,529 1 2/4/05
2 - I'll Do Anything Columbia $10,424,645 1,205 $4,702,625 1,205 2/4/94
3 - Last Action Hero Columbia $50,016,394 2,339 $15,338,241 2,306 6/18/93
4 25 The Ballad of Little Jo Fine Line $543,091 40 $20,773 3 8/20/93
5 30 To Die For (1995) First Run $27,455 - n/a - 6/23/95
6 7 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $234,362,462 3,714 $102,750,665 3,690 5/26/06
7 8 X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $233,921,534 4,001 $90,823,660 3,996 5/23/14
8 10 X2: X-Men United Fox $214,949,694 3,749 $85,558,731 3,741 5/2/03
9 11 X-Men Fox $157,299,717 3,112 $54,471,475 3,025 7/14/00
10 20 Plenty Fox $6,148,000 228 $436,266 24 9/19/85
11 21 Cold Comfort Farm Gramercy $5,682,429 6 $66,427 6 5/10/96
12 29 Jack and Sarah Gramercy $218,626 29 $59,098 22 3/22/96
13 18 Gods and Monsters Lions Gate $6,451,628 149 $75,508 6 11/6/98
14 19 Six Degrees of Separation MGM $6,405,918 201 $53,058 2 12/10/93
15 17 Scandal Miramax $8,800,000 371 $658,660 94 4/28/89
16 23 Restoration Miramax $4,005,941 457 $75,514 5 12/29/95
17 1 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King New Line $377,845,905 3,703 $72,629,713 3,703 12/17/03
18 2 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers New Line $342,551,365 3,622 $62,007,528 3,622 12/18/02
19 3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring New Line $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 12/19/01
20 12 The Golden Compass
(Voice)
New Line $70,107,728 3,528 $25,783,232 3,528 12/7/07
21 22 The Keep Paramount $4,218,594 508 $1,032,295 508 12/16/83
22 - Stardust
(Narrator)
Paramount $38,634,938 2,565 $9,169,779 2,540 8/10/07
23 13 Flushed Away
(Voice)
Paramount (DreamWorks) $64,665,672 3,707 $18,814,323 3,707 11/3/06
24 28 Asylum Paramount Classics $375,403 55 $36,272 5 8/12/05
25 15 Mr. Holmes Roadside Attractions $16,110,061 898 $2,434,908 361 7/17/15
26 26 Bent Samuel Goldwyn $496,059 12 $109,243 12 11/26/97
27 9 The Da Vinci Code Sony / Columbia $217,536,138 3,757 $77,073,388 3,735 5/19/06
28 16 Apt Pupil Sony / Columbia $8,863,193 1,448 $3,583,151 1,448 10/23/98
29 27 Swept from the Sea Sony / Columbia $397,020 55 $163,289 55 1/23/98
30 - Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (IMAX)
(Narrator)
Sony Classics $15,627,434 22 $49,837 7 5/5/00
31 24 Richard III United Artists $2,684,904 130 $91,915 4 12/29/95
32 14 The Shadow Universal $32,063,435 1,769 $11,713,845 1,677 7/1/94
33 4 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Warner Bros. $303,003,568 4,100 $84,617,303 4,045 12/14/12
34 5 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Warner Bros. $258,366,855 3,928 $73,645,197 3,903 12/13/13
35 6 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Warner Bros. $255,119,788 3,875 $54,724,334 3,875 12/17/14
36 - Doogal
(Voice)
Weinstein Company $7,417,319 2,319 $3,605,899 2,318 2/24/06
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (31): $3,148,772,732
Average: $101,573,314
Opening Gross Average (15): $57,693,869 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $517,157,100 $377,845,905 12/17/03
2 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $484,315,100 $342,551,365 12/18/02
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $459,766,000 $315,544,750 12/19/01
4 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $317,437,200 $303,003,568 12/14/12
5 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $300,198,600 $234,362,462 5/26/06
6 X2: X-Men United Fox $299,075,900 $214,949,694 5/2/03
7 The Da Vinci Code Sony $278,645,500 $217,536,138 5/19/06
8 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $264,411,600 $258,366,855 12/13/13
9 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $260,754,900 $255,119,788 12/17/14
10 X-Men Fox $244,850,600 $157,299,717 7/14/00
11 X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $235,606,400 $233,921,534 5/23/14
- Last Action Hero Col. $101,361,700 $50,016,394 6/18/93
12 The Golden Compass NL $84,678,700 $70,107,728 12/7/07
13 Flushed Away P/DW $82,651,100 $64,665,672 11/3/06
14 The Shadow Uni. $64,357,000 $32,063,435 7/1/94
- Stardust Par. $47,114,400 $38,634,938 8/10/07
- Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (IMAX) SPC $23,480,900 $15,627,434 5/5/00
- I'll Do Anything Col. $20,924,100 $10,424,645 2/4/94
15 Scandal Mira. $18,597,500 $8,800,000 4/28/89
16 Apt Pupil Sony $15,855,500 $8,863,193 10/23/98
17 Mr. Holmes RAtt. $15,698,400 $16,110,061 7/17/15
18 Plenty Fox $14,530,100 $6,148,000 9/19/85
19 Six Degrees of Separation MGM $12,868,700 $6,405,918 12/10/93
20 The Keep Par. $11,236,200 $4,218,594 12/16/83
21 Cold Comfort Farm Gram. $10,786,300 $5,682,429 5/10/96
22 Gods and Monsters Lions $10,658,600 $6,451,628 11/6/98
- Doogal Wein. $9,501,000 $7,417,319 2/24/06
23 Restoration Mira. $7,604,000 $4,005,941 12/29/95
24 Richard III UA $5,096,500 $2,684,904 12/29/95
25 The Ballad of Little Jo FL $1,100,600 $543,091 8/20/93
26 Bent Gold. $906,700 $496,059 11/26/97
27 Swept from the Sea Sony $710,200 $397,020 1/23/98
28 Asylum ParC $491,400 $375,403 8/12/05
29 Jack and Sarah Gram. $415,000 $218,626 3/22/96
30 To Die For (1995) FRun $52,900 $27,455 6/23/95
31 Emile Castle $7,600 $5,799 2/4/05
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $4,020,522,000
Average: $129,694,300


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $1,119.1 $377.0 33.7% $742.1 66.3% 2003
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $1,021.1 $303.0 29.7% $718.1 70.3% 2012
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $958.4 $258.4 27% $700.0 73% 2013
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $956.0 $255.1 26.7% $700.9 73.3% 2014
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $923.3 $339.8 36.8% $583.5 63.2% 2002
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $869.3 $313.4 36% $556.0 64% 2001
The Da Vinci Code Sony $758.2 $217.5 28.7% $540.7 71.3% 2006
X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $748.1 $233.9 31.3% $514.2 68.7% 2014
X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $459.4 $234.4 51% $225.0 49% 2006
X2: X-Men United Fox $407.7 $214.9 52.7% $192.8 47.3% 2003
The Golden Compass NL $372.2 $70.1 18.8% $302.1 81.2% 2007
X-Men Fox $296.3 $157.3 53.1% $139.0 46.9% 2000
Flushed Away P/DW $178.1 $64.7 36.3% $113.5 63.7% 2006
Last Action Hero Col. $137.3 $50.0 36.4% $87.3 63.6% 1993
Stardust Par. $135.6 $38.6 28.5% $96.9 71.5% 2007
The Shadow Uni. $48.1 $32.1 66.7% $16.0 33.3% 1994
Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (IMAX) SPC $27.5 $15.6 56.7% $11.9 43.3% 2000
Doogal Wein. $26.7 $7.4 27.8% $19.3 72.2% 2006
Mr. Holmes RAtt. $16.1 $16.1 100% n/a 0% 2015
Gods and Monsters Lions $6.5 $6.5 100% n/a 0% 1998
Asylum ParC $1.6 $375k 22.8% $1.3 77.2% 2005
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $9,139.6 million



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