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Ian McKellen

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 17 Apt Pupil Sony $8,863,193 1,448 $3,583,151 1,448 10/23/98
2 29 Asylum ParC $375,403 55 $36,272 5 8/12/05
3 26 The Ballad of Little Jo FL $543,091 40 $20,773 3 8/20/93
4 1 Beauty and the Beast (2017) BV $504,014,165 4,210 $174,750,616 4,210 3/17/17
5 27 Bent Gold. $496,059 12 $109,243 12 11/26/97
6 - Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (IMAX)
(Narrator)
SPC $15,627,434 22 $49,837 7 5/5/00
7 22 Cold Comfort Farm Gram. $5,682,429 6 $66,427 6 5/10/96
8 10 The Da Vinci Code Sony $217,536,138 3,757 $77,073,388 3,735 5/19/06
9 - Doogal
(Voice)
Wein. $7,417,319 2,319 $3,605,899 2,318 2/24/06
10 32 Emile Castle $5,799 1 $1,529 1 2/4/05
11 14 Flushed Away
(Voice)
P/DW $64,665,672 3,707 $18,814,323 3,707 11/3/06
12 19 Gods and Monsters Lions $6,451,628 149 $75,508 6 11/6/98
13 13 The Golden Compass
(Voice)
NL $70,107,728 3,528 $25,783,232 3,528 12/7/07
14 5 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB (NL) $303,003,568 4,100 $84,617,303 4,045 12/14/12
15 7 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB (NL) $255,119,788 3,875 $54,724,334 3,875 12/17/14
16 6 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB (NL) $258,366,855 3,928 $73,645,197 3,903 12/13/13
17 - I'll Do Anything Col. $10,424,645 1,205 $4,702,625 1,205 2/4/94
18 30 Jack and Sarah Gram. $218,626 29 $59,098 22 3/22/96
19 23 The Keep Par. $4,218,594 508 $1,032,295 508 12/16/83
20 - Last Action Hero Col. $50,016,394 2,339 $15,338,241 2,306 6/18/93
21 4 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 12/19/01
22 2 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $377,845,905 3,703 $72,629,713 3,703 12/17/03
23 3 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $342,551,365 3,622 $62,007,528 3,622 12/18/02
24 16 Mr. Holmes RAtt. $17,737,646 898 $2,434,908 361 7/17/15
25 21 Plenty Fox $6,148,000 228 $436,266 24 9/19/85
26 24 Restoration Mira. $4,005,941 457 $75,514 5 12/29/95
27 25 Richard III UA $2,684,904 130 $91,915 4 12/29/95
28 18 Scandal Mira. $8,800,000 371 $658,660 94 4/28/89
29 15 The Shadow Uni. $32,063,435 1,769 $11,713,845 1,677 7/1/94
30 20 Six Degrees of Separation MGM $6,405,918 201 $53,058 2 12/10/93
31 - Stardust
(Narrator)
Par. $38,634,938 2,565 $9,169,779 2,540 8/10/07
32 28 Swept from the Sea Sony $397,020 55 $163,289 55 1/23/98
33 31 To Die For (1995) FRun $27,455 - n/a - 6/23/95
34 12 X-Men Fox $157,299,717 3,112 $54,471,475 3,025 7/14/00
35 9 X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $233,921,534 4,001 $90,823,660 3,996 5/23/14
36 8 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $234,362,462 3,714 $102,750,665 3,690 5/26/06
37 11 X2: X-Men United Fox $214,949,694 3,749 $85,558,731 3,741 5/2/03
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (32): $3,654,414,482
Average: $114,200,453
Opening Gross Average (16): $65,009,916 (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 $550,442,500 $377,845,905 12/17/03
2 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $515,486,800 $342,551,365 12/18/02
3 Beauty and the Beast (2017) BV $507,208,000 $504,014,165 3/17/17
4 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $489,357,600 $315,544,750 12/19/01
5 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB (NL) $337,855,000 $303,003,568 12/14/12
6 X-Men: The Last Stand Fox $319,520,100 $234,362,462 5/26/06
7 X2: X-Men United Fox $318,325,200 $214,949,694 5/2/03
8 The Da Vinci Code Sony $296,579,800 $217,536,138 5/19/06
9 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB (NL) $281,429,800 $258,366,855 12/13/13
10 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB (NL) $277,534,600 $255,119,788 12/17/14
11 X-Men Fox $260,609,700 $157,299,717 7/14/00
12 X-Men: Days of Future Past Fox $251,227,700 $233,921,534 5/23/14
- Last Action Hero Col. $107,885,600 $50,016,394 6/18/93
13 The Golden Compass NL $90,128,800 $70,107,728 12/7/07
14 Flushed Away P/DW $87,970,700 $64,665,672 11/3/06
15 The Shadow Uni. $68,499,200 $32,063,435 7/1/94
- Stardust Par. $50,146,800 $38,634,938 8/10/07
- Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (IMAX) SPC $24,992,200 $15,627,434 5/5/00
- I'll Do Anything Col. $22,270,800 $10,424,645 2/4/94
16 Scandal Mira. $19,794,500 $8,800,000 4/28/89
17 Mr. Holmes RAtt. $19,190,600 $17,737,646 7/17/15
18 Apt Pupil Sony $16,876,000 $8,863,193 10/23/98
19 Plenty Fox $15,465,300 $6,148,000 9/19/85
20 Six Degrees of Separation MGM $13,697,000 $6,405,918 12/10/93
21 The Keep Par. $11,959,400 $4,218,594 12/16/83
22 Cold Comfort Farm Gram. $11,480,600 $5,682,429 5/10/96
23 Gods and Monsters Lions $11,344,600 $6,451,628 11/6/98
- Doogal Wein. $10,112,500 $7,417,319 2/24/06
24 Restoration Mira. $8,093,500 $4,005,941 12/29/95
25 Richard III UA $5,424,500 $2,684,904 12/29/95
26 The Ballad of Little Jo FL $1,171,500 $543,091 8/20/93
27 Bent Gold. $965,100 $496,059 11/26/97
28 Swept from the Sea Sony $756,000 $397,020 1/23/98
29 Asylum ParC $523,000 $375,403 8/12/05
30 Jack and Sarah Gram. $441,700 $218,626 3/22/96
31 To Die For (1995) FRun $56,400 $27,455 6/23/95
32 Emile Castle $8,100 $5,799 2/4/05
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $4,789,422,800
Average: $149,669,500


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Beauty and the Beast (2017) BV $1,263.5 $504.0 39.9% $759.5 60.1% 2017
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 (NL) $1,021.1 $303.0 29.7% $718.1 70.3% 2012
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB (NL) $958.4 $258.4 27% $700.0 73% 2013
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB (NL) $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 $747.9 $233.9 31.3% $513.9 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
Mr. Holmes RAtt. $29.4 $17.7 60.4% $11.6 39.6% 2015
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
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: $10,416.1 million



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