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Jack Nicholson

RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
- Tommy Col. $34,251,525 - n/a - 3/14/75
- Broadcast News Fox $51,249,404 848 $197,542 7 12/18/87
42 The Fortune Col. n/a - n/a - 7/3/75
41 A Safe Place Col. n/a - n/a - 10/1/71
40 Carnal Knowledge Emb n/a - n/a - 6/30/71
39 Five Easy Pieces Col. n/a - n/a - 9/12/70
38 The Missouri Breaks UA n/a - n/a - 5/19/76
37 Easy Rider Col. n/a - n/a - 7/14/69
36 The Last Detail Col. n/a - n/a - 12/10/73
35 The King of Marvin Gardens Col. n/a - n/a - 1/1/72
34 The Passenger MGM $620,155 - n/a - 4/9/75
33 The Passenger (re-issue) SPC $620,155 24 $24,157 2 10/28/05
32 The Crossing Guard Mira. $868,979 6 $71,804 6 11/17/95
31 Blood and Wine FoxS $1,094,668 166 $420,993 166 2/21/97
30 The Last Tycoon Par. $1,819,912 - n/a - 11/17/76
29 Man Trouble Fox $4,096,030 1,009 $2,034,475 1,009 7/17/92
28 The Border Uni. $6,118,683 888 $516,014 84 1/29/82
27 Ironweed TriS $7,393,346 600 $36,973 2 12/18/87
26 Goin' South Par. $7,435,671 - n/a - 10/6/78
25 The Two Jakes Par. $10,005,969 1,206 $3,729,149 1,206 8/10/90
24 The Postman Always Rings Twice Par. $12,376,625 - n/a - 3/20/81
23 The Evening Star Par. $12,767,815 1,268 $3,306,445 1,265 12/27/96
22 On a Clear Day You Can See Forever Par. $14,000,000 - n/a - 6/17/70
21 The Pledge WB $19,733,089 1,410 $5,765,347 1,275 1/19/01
20 Hoffa Fox $24,276,506 1,103 $6,406,012 1,066 12/25/92
19 Heartburn Par. $25,314,189 850 $5,783,079 843 7/25/86
18 Prizzi's Honor Fox $26,657,534 722 $4,234,537 719 6/14/85
17 Chinatown Par. $29,200,000 - n/a - 6/21/74
16 How Do You Know Sony $30,212,620 2,483 $7,484,696 2,483 12/17/10
15 Mars Attacks! WB $37,771,017 1,955 $9,384,272 1,955 12/13/96
14 Reds Par. $40,382,659 644 $2,325,029 396 12/4/81
13 The Shining WB $44,360,123 - $622,337 10 5/23/80
12 The Witches of Eastwick WB $63,766,510 1,337 $9,454,238 1,103 6/12/87
11 Wolf Col. $65,002,597 2,117 $17,911,366 2,117 6/17/94
10 About Schmidt NL $65,016,287 1,240 $282,367 6 12/13/02
9 The Bucket List WB $93,466,502 2,915 $335,837 16 12/25/07
8 Terms of Endearment Par. $108,423,489 1,259 $3,498,813 260 11/23/83
7 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 - n/a - 11/20/75
6 Something's Gotta Give Sony $124,728,738 2,876 $16,064,723 2,677 12/12/03
5 The Departed WB $132,384,315 3,017 $26,887,467 3,017 10/6/06
4 Anger Management SonR $135,645,823 3,656 $42,220,847 3,551 4/11/03
3 A Few Good Men Col. $141,340,178 2,201 $15,517,468 1,925 12/11/92
2 As Good as It Gets Sony $148,478,011 1,837 $12,606,928 1,572 12/23/97
1 Batman WB $251,188,924 2,201 $40,489,746 2,194 6/23/89
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (34): $1,795,548,394
Average: $52,810,247
Opening Gross Average (17): $13,487,106 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 Batman WB $511,191,500 $251,188,924 6/23/89
2 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $435,925,100 $108,981,275 11/20/75
3 A Few Good Men Col. $276,919,600 $141,340,178 12/11/92
4 Terms of Endearment Par. $266,973,400 $108,423,489 11/23/83
5 As Good as It Gets Sony $257,200,600 $148,478,011 12/23/97
6 Anger Management SonR $182,660,700 $135,645,823 4/11/03
7 Something's Gotta Give Sony $164,734,100 $124,728,738 12/12/03
8 The Departed WB $163,380,700 $132,384,315 10/6/06
- Tommy Col. $135,669,500 $34,251,525 3/14/75
9 The Shining WB $133,225,300 $44,360,123 5/23/80
10 The Witches of Eastwick WB $132,425,600 $63,766,510 6/12/87
11 Chinatown Par. $126,793,600 $29,200,000 6/21/74
12 Wolf Col. $126,273,000 $65,002,597 6/17/94
13 Reds Par. $112,149,000 $40,382,659 12/4/81
14 The Bucket List WB $105,717,700 $93,466,502 12/25/07
- Broadcast News Fox $102,294,700 $51,249,404 12/18/87
15 About Schmidt NL $87,639,000 $65,016,287 12/13/02
16 On a Clear Day You Can See Forever Par. $73,341,900 $14,000,000 6/17/70
17 Mars Attacks! WB $68,232,600 $37,771,017 12/13/96
18 Prizzi's Honor Fox $60,974,400 $26,657,534 6/14/85
19 Heartburn Par. $55,404,600 $25,314,189 7/25/86
20 Hoffa Fox $47,564,500 $24,276,506 12/25/92
21 The Postman Always Rings Twice Par. $36,150,400 $12,376,625 3/20/81
22 How Do You Know Sony $30,627,500 $30,212,620 12/17/10
23 The Pledge WB $28,309,700 $19,733,089 1/19/01
24 Goin' South Par. $25,802,400 $7,435,671 10/6/78
25 The Evening Star Par. $22,720,800 $12,767,815 12/27/96
26 The Two Jakes Par. $19,207,700 $10,005,969 8/10/90
27 The Border Uni. $16,899,200 $6,118,683 1/29/82
28 Ironweed TriS $14,621,800 $7,393,346 12/18/87
29 Man Trouble Fox $8,014,400 $4,096,030 7/17/92
30 The Last Tycoon Par. $6,937,900 $1,819,912 11/17/76
31 Blood and Wine FoxS $1,936,500 $1,094,668 2/21/97
32 The Crossing Guard Mira. $1,622,100 $868,979 11/17/95
33 The Passenger (re-issue) SPC $782,400 $620,155 10/28/05
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $3,602,359,800
Average: $105,951,800


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Batman WB $411.3 $251.2 61.1% $160.2 38.9% 1989
As Good as It Gets Sony $314.2 $148.5 47.3% $165.7 52.7% 1997
The Departed WB $289.8 $132.4 45.7% $157.5 54.3% 2006
Something's Gotta Give Sony $266.7 $124.7 46.8% $142.0 53.2% 2003
A Few Good Men Col. $243.2 $141.3 58.1% $101.9 41.9% 1992
Anger Management SonR $195.7 $135.6 69.3% $60.1 30.7% 2003
The Bucket List WB $175.4 $93.5 53.3% $81.9 46.7% 2007
Wolf Col. $131.0 $65.0 49.6% $66.0 50.4% 1994
About Schmidt NL $105.8 $65.0 61.4% $40.8 38.6% 2002
Mars Attacks! WB $101.4 $37.8 37.3% $63.6 62.7% 1996
Broadcast News Fox $67.3 $51.2 76.1% $16.1 23.9% 1987
How Do You Know Sony $48.7 $30.2 62.1% $18.5 37.9% 2010
The Pledge WB $29.4 $19.7 67.1% $9.7 32.9% 2001
Hoffa Fox $29.3 $24.3 82.8% $5.0 17.2% 1992
The Passenger (re-issue) SPC $752k $620k 82.5% $131k 17.5% 2005
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $2,342.8 million



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