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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 14 Casualties of War Columbia $18,671,317 1,487 $5,201,261 1,487 8/18/89
2 30 Hurlyburly Fine Line $1,798,862 84 $164,826 16 12/25/98
3 - Before Night Falls Fine Line $4,242,892 127 $85,230 8 12/22/00
4 12 Milk Focus Features $31,841,299 882 $1,453,844 36 11/26/08
5 16 21 Grams Focus Features $16,290,476 411 $274,454 8 11/21/03
6 3 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Fox $58,236,838 2,922 $12,765,508 2,909 12/25/13
7 10 The Thin Red Line Fox $36,400,491 1,657 $282,534 5 12/25/98
8 11 Taps Fox $35,856,053 792 $93,005 3 12/9/81
9 17 The Tree of Life Fox Searchlight $13,303,319 237 $372,920 4 5/27/11
10 8 Dead Man Walking Gramercy $39,363,635 821 $118,266 4 12/29/95
11 - This So-Called Disaster
(Himself)
IFC $226,658 3 $8,435 1 4/21/04
12 35 The Weight of Water Lions Gate $109,130 27 $45,888 27 11/1/02
13 31 What Just Happened? Magnolia $1,090,947 88 $192,508 36 10/17/08
14 - Bukowski: Born Into This
(Himself)
Magnolia $318,816 8 $27,095 5 5/28/04
15 28 Shanghai Surprise MGM $2,315,683 401 $729,885 401 8/29/86
16 21 She's So Lovely Miramax $7,281,450 844 $3,020,015 824 8/27/97
17 7 I Am Sam New Line $40,311,852 1,450 $41,779 2 12/28/01
18 - Judgment in Berlin New Line $229,556 81 $113,743 81 5/6/88
19 36 Hugo Pool Northern Arts $13,330 4 $6,305 4 12/12/97
20 5 Colors Orion Pictures $46,616,067 1,388 $4,747,118 422 4/15/88
21 15 The Falcon and the Snowman Orion Pictures $17,130,087 914 $2,358,846 265 1/25/85
22 27 At Close Range Orion Pictures $2,347,000 83 $180,286 39 4/18/86
23 29 State of Grace Orion Pictures $1,911,542 335 $179,927 14 9/14/90
24 18 We're No Angels Paramount $10,555,348 1,495 $2,047,630 1,239 12/15/89
25 24 Racing with the Moon Paramount $6,045,647 389 $1,803,432 389 3/23/84
26 4 The Game PolyGram $48,323,648 2,521 $14,337,029 2,403 9/12/97
27 22 All the King's Men Sony / Columbia $7,221,458 1,520 $3,672,366 1,514 9/22/06
28 23 U-Turn Sony / Columbia $6,682,098 1,311 $2,730,440 1,230 10/3/97
29 25 Sweet and Lowdown Sony Classics $4,197,015 239 $94,686 3 12/3/99
30 - Dogtown and Z-Boys
(Voice)
Sony Classics $1,300,682 70 $103,355 20 4/26/02
31 37 It's All About Love Strand $6,140 2 $2,582 2 10/29/04
32 19 Fair Game (2010) Summit Entertainment $9,540,691 436 $651,082 46 11/5/10
33 32 The Assassination of Richard Nixon ThinkFilm $708,776 59 $37,547 5 12/29/04
34 - The Last Party
(Himself)
Triton $11,156 1 $4,088 1 8/27/93
35 2 The Interpreter Universal $72,708,161 2,814 $22,822,455 2,758 4/22/05
36 9 Carlito's Way Universal $36,948,322 1,634 $9,116,675 1,615 11/12/93
37 13 Fast Times at Ridgemont High Universal $27,092,880 713 $2,545,674 498 8/13/82
38 20 Bad Boys (1983) Universal $9,190,819 535 $2,171,197 468 3/25/83
39 34 Crackers Universal $129,268 21 $58,689 21 2/17/84
40 26 Up at the Villa USA Films $2,933,161 112 $339,819 89 5/5/00
41 1 Mystic River Warner Bros. $90,135,191 1,581 $640,815 13 10/8/03
42 6 Gangster Squad Warner Bros. $46,000,903 3,103 $17,070,347 3,103 1/11/13
43 33 This Must Be the Place Weinstein Company $143,979 15 $7,754 2 11/2/12
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (37): $749,452,883
Average: $20,255,483
Opening Gross Average (10): $9,278,373 (Wide Releases Only)




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease
Date
The Gunman 3/20/15

Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 Mystic River WB $119,935,200 $90,135,191 10/8/03
2 Taps Fox $99,571,700 $35,856,053 12/9/81
3 The Interpreter Uni. $92,104,600 $72,708,161 4/22/05
4 Colors Orion $92,097,900 $46,616,067 4/15/88
5 The Game Poly $85,487,600 $48,323,648 9/12/97
6 Fast Times at Ridgemont High Uni. $74,828,000 $27,092,880 8/13/82
7 Carlito's Way Uni. $72,468,700 $36,948,322 11/12/93
8 Dead Man Walking Gram. $72,315,100 $39,363,635 12/29/95
9 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Fox $58,804,700 $58,236,838 12/25/13
10 The Thin Red Line Fox $58,269,200 $36,400,491 12/25/98
11 I Am Sam NL $56,339,500 $40,311,852 12/28/01
12 Gangster Squad WB $46,400,900 $46,000,903 1/11/13
13 The Falcon and the Snowman Orion $39,182,100 $17,130,087 1/25/85
14 Casualties of War Col. $38,189,200 $18,671,317 8/18/89
15 Milk Focus $36,010,000 $31,841,299 11/26/08
16 Bad Boys (1983) Uni. $23,691,900 $9,190,819 3/25/83
17 21 Grams Focus $21,439,400 $16,290,476 11/21/03
18 We're No Angels Par. $20,983,300 $10,555,348 12/15/89
19 Racing with the Moon Par. $14,610,300 $6,045,647 3/23/84
20 The Tree of Life FoxS $13,507,000 $13,303,319 5/27/11
21 She's So Lovely Mira. $12,881,300 $7,281,450 8/27/97
22 U-Turn Sony $11,821,100 $6,682,098 10/3/97
23 Fair Game (2010) Sum. $9,671,700 $9,540,691 11/5/10
24 All the King's Men Sony $8,952,400 $7,221,458 9/22/06
25 Sweet and Lowdown SPC $6,388,800 $4,197,015 12/3/99
- Before Night Falls FL $6,097,200 $4,242,892 12/22/00
26 At Close Range Orion $5,136,800 $2,347,000 4/18/86
27 Shanghai Surprise MGM $5,068,300 $2,315,683 8/29/86
28 Up at the Villa USA $4,418,800 $2,933,161 5/5/00
29 State of Grace Orion $3,669,400 $1,911,542 9/14/90
30 Hurlyburly FL $2,914,200 $1,798,862 12/25/98
- Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1,817,800 $1,300,682 4/26/02
31 What Just Happened? Magn. $1,233,800 $1,090,947 10/17/08
32 The Assassination of Richard Nixon Think $898,600 $708,776 12/29/04
- Judgment in Berlin NL $453,500 $229,556 5/6/88
- Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $416,900 $318,816 5/28/04
33 Crackers Uni. $312,400 $129,268 2/17/84
- This So-Called Disaster IFC $296,400 $226,658 4/21/04
34 The Weight of Water Lions $152,500 $109,130 11/1/02
35 This Must Be the Place Wein. $150,300 $143,979 11/2/12
36 Hugo Pool N.Arts $23,600 $13,330 12/12/97
- The Last Party Trit $21,900 $11,156 8/27/93
37 It's All About Love Strand $8,000 $6,140 10/29/04
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $1,209,937,900
Average: $32,701,000


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Fox $188.1 $58.2 31% $129.9 69% 2013
The Interpreter Uni. $162.9 $72.7 44.6% $90.2 55.4% 2005
Mystic River WB $156.8 $90.1 57.5% $66.7 42.5% 2003
The Game Poly $109.4 $48.3 44.2% $61.1 55.8% 1997
Gangster Squad WB $105.2 $46.0 43.7% $59.2 56.3% 2013
The Thin Red Line Fox $98.1 $36.4 37.1% $61.7 62.9% 1998
I Am Sam NL $97.8 $40.3 41.2% $57.5 58.8% 2001
Carlito's Way Uni. $63.8 $36.9 57.9% $26.9 42.1% 1993
21 Grams Focus $60.4 $16.3 27% $44.1 73% 2003
Milk Focus $54.6 $31.8 58.3% $22.7 41.7% 2008
The Tree of Life FoxS $54.3 $13.3 24.5% $41.0 75.5% 2011
Fair Game (2010) Sum. $24.2 $9.5 39.4% $14.6 60.6% 2010
This Must Be the Place Wein. $11.8 $144k 1.2% $11.6 98.8% 2012
All the King's Men Sony $9.5 $7.2 76.4% $2.2 23.6% 2006
Before Night Falls FL $8.5 $4.2 49.8% $4.3 50.2% 2000
What Just Happened? Magn. $6.7 $1.1 16.3% $5.6 83.7% 2008
The Assassination of Richard Nixon Think $4.4 $709k 16.1% $3.7 83.9% 2004
Sweet and Lowdown SPC $4.2 $4.2 100% n/a 0% 1999
Up at the Villa USA $3.7 $2.9 78.4% $807k 21.6% 2000
Hurlyburly FL $1.8 $1.8 100% n/a 0% 1998
Dogtown and Z-Boys SPC $1.5 $1.3 85.4% $222k 14.6% 2002
It's All About Love Strand $443k $6.1k 1.4% $437k 98.6% 2004
Bukowski: Born Into This Magn. $329k $319k 96.9% $10.3k 3.1% 2004
The Weight of Water Lions $109k $109k 100% n/a 0% 2002
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $1,218.5 million




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