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Elliot Davis

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 6 40 Days and 40 Nights Mira. $37,950,822 2,399 $12,229,529 2,225 3/1/02
2 35 Bloodhounds of Broadway Col. $43,671 5 $15,872 5 11/3/89
3 28 Breakfast of Champions BV $178,278 11 $42,326 7 9/17/99
4 30 Bright Angel Hemd $158,243 7 $17,410 4 6/14/91
5 9 The Cutting Edge MGM $25,105,517 1,121 $4,478,919 775 3/27/92
6 26 Equinox IRS $279,627 8 $6,310 1 6/11/93
7 3 Father of the Bride Part II BV $76,594,107 2,148 $11,134,978 1,949 12/8/95
8 4 Forces of Nature DW $52,888,180 2,335 $13,510,728 2,058 3/19/99
9 16 Get on the Bus Sony $5,754,249 1,207 $2,156,409 1,207 10/18/96
10 19 The Glass Shield Mira. $3,291,163 294 $1,146,748 283 6/2/95
11 36 Gray's Anatomy N.Arts $29,090 1 $4,690 1 3/19/97
12 5 I Am Sam NL $40,311,852 1,450 $41,779 2 12/28/01
13 21 King of the Hill Gram. $1,214,231 5 $46,476 5 8/20/93
14 14 Larger Than Life MGM $8,315,693 2,433 $3,779,504 2,433 11/1/96
15 32 Lawn Dogs Strand $106,404 12 $22,491 12 5/15/98
16 2 Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde MGM $90,186,328 3,375 $22,220,670 3,350 7/2/03
17 15 Light it Up Fox $5,985,690 1,252 $2,408,613 1,219 11/10/99
18 13 Lords of Dogtown Sony $11,273,517 1,865 $5,623,373 1,865 6/3/05
19 20 Love at Large Orion $1,436,308 - n/a - 3/9/90
20 29 A Love Song for Bobby Long Lions $164,308 24 $28,243 8 12/29/04
21 27 Miles from Home Cinc $188,964 32 $72,872 32 9/16/88
22 10 Mortal Thoughts Col. $18,784,957 1,196 $6,068,524 963 4/19/91
23 22 Mother's Boys Mira. $737,548 140 $318,332 140 3/18/94
24 7 The Nativity Story NL $37,629,831 3,083 $7,849,304 3,083 12/1/06
25 12 The Next Best Thing Par. $14,990,582 2,035 $5,870,387 2,007 3/3/00
26 8 Out of Sight Uni. $37,562,568 2,112 $12,020,435 2,106 6/26/98
27 31 Shakes the Clown IRS $115,103 9 $35,589 9 3/13/92
28 33 Signs of Life Ave $95,836 - n/a - 5/5/89
29 25 Summer Heat Atl $350,481 36 $114,873 36 5/29/87
30 34 Surfer, Dude Anch. $52,132 69 $5,971 1 9/5/08
31 24 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Mira. $529,766 36 $44,108 4 12/1/95
32 18 Thirteen FoxS $4,601,043 243 $116,260 5 8/20/03
33 1 Twilight Sum. $192,769,854 3,649 $69,637,740 3,419 11/21/08
34 23 The Underneath Gram. $536,023 21 $141,345 21 4/28/95
35 17 Vamp NW $4,941,117 1,104 $2,187,458 1,104 7/18/86
36 11 White Oleander WB $16,357,770 1,510 $5,607,480 1,510 10/11/02
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (36): $691,510,853
Average: $19,208,635
Opening Gross Average (16): $11,674,003 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 Twilight Sum. $218,007,100 $192,769,854 11/21/08
2 Father of the Bride Part II BV $141,890,500 $76,594,107 12/8/95
3 Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde MGM $121,444,900 $90,186,328 7/2/03
4 Forces of Nature DW $84,537,800 $52,888,180 3/19/99
5 Out of Sight Uni. $65,033,700 $37,562,568 6/26/98
6 I Am Sam NL $56,339,500 $40,311,852 12/28/01
7 40 Days and 40 Nights Mira. $53,039,700 $37,950,822 3/1/02
8 The Cutting Edge MGM $49,122,100 $25,105,517 3/27/92
9 The Nativity Story NL $46,479,400 $37,629,831 12/1/06
10 Mortal Thoughts Col. $36,231,300 $18,784,957 4/19/91
11 White Oleander WB $22,861,500 $16,357,770 10/11/02
12 The Next Best Thing Par. $22,561,700 $14,990,582 3/3/00
13 Larger Than Life MGM $15,276,800 $8,315,693 11/1/96
14 Lords of Dogtown Sony $14,281,000 $11,273,517 6/3/05
15 Vamp NW $10,814,500 $4,941,117 7/18/86
16 Get on the Bus Sony $10,571,200 $5,754,249 10/18/96
17 Light it Up Fox $9,567,700 $5,985,690 11/10/99
18 Thirteen FoxS $6,195,800 $4,601,043 8/20/03
19 The Glass Shield Mira. $6,143,500 $3,291,163 6/2/95
20 Love at Large Orion $2,757,200 $1,436,308 3/9/90
21 King of the Hill Gram. $2,381,500 $1,214,231 8/20/93
22 Mother's Boys Mira. $1,432,700 $737,548 3/18/94
23 The Underneath Gram. $1,000,600 $536,023 4/28/95
24 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Mira. $975,200 $529,766 12/1/95
25 Summer Heat Atl $727,900 $350,481 5/29/87
26 Equinox IRS $548,400 $279,627 6/11/93
27 Miles from Home Cinc $373,300 $188,964 9/16/88
28 Bright Angel Hemd $305,200 $158,243 6/14/91
29 Breakfast of Champions BV $285,000 $178,278 9/17/99
30 Shakes the Clown IRS $225,200 $115,103 3/13/92
31 A Love Song for Bobby Long Lions $208,700 $164,308 12/29/04
32 Signs of Life Ave $196,000 $95,836 5/5/89
33 Lawn Dogs Strand $184,200 $106,404 5/15/98
34 Bloodhounds of Broadway Col. $89,300 $43,671 11/3/89
35 Surfer, Dude Anch. $59,000 $52,132 9/5/08
36 Gray's Anatomy N.Arts $51,500 $29,090 3/19/97
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $1,002,200,600
Average: $27,838,900


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Twilight Sum. $392.6 $192.8 49.1% $199.8 50.9% 2008
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White and Blonde MGM $124.9 $90.2 72.2% $34.7 27.8% 2003
I Am Sam NL $97.8 $40.3 41.2% $57.5 58.8% 2001
40 Days and 40 Nights Mira. $95.1 $38.0 39.9% $57.2 60.1% 2002
Forces of Nature DW $93.9 $52.9 56.3% $41.0 43.7% 1999
Out of Sight Uni. $77.7 $37.6 48.3% $40.2 51.7% 1998
The Nativity Story NL $46.4 $37.6 81% $8.8 19% 2006
The Next Best Thing Par. $24.4 $15.0 61.5% $9.4 38.5% 2000
White Oleander WB $21.7 $16.4 75.5% $5.3 24.5% 2002
Lords of Dogtown Sony $13.4 $11.3 84.1% $2.1 15.9% 2005
Thirteen FoxS $10.1 $4.6 45.4% $5.5 54.6% 2003
A Love Song for Bobby Long Lions $1.8 $164k 8.9% $1.7 91.1% 2004
Surfer, Dude Anch. $52.1k $52.1k 100% n/a 0% 2008
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $1,000.0 million



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