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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 25 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Artisan $26,437,094 3,320 $13,223,887 3,317 10/27/00
2 9 The Rookie Buena Vista $75,600,072 2,543 $16,021,684 2,511 3/29/02
3 17 The Ladykillers Buena Vista $39,799,191 1,589 $12,634,563 1,583 3/26/04
4 19 A Goofy Movie Buena Vista $35,348,597 2,176 $6,129,557 2,159 4/7/95
5 24 The Finest Hours Buena Vista $27,569,558 3,143 $10,288,932 3,143 1/29/16
6 30 The Alamo (2004) Buena Vista $22,414,961 2,609 $9,124,701 2,609 4/9/04
7 45 Mystery, Alaska Buena Vista $8,891,623 1,704 $3,102,191 1,673 10/1/99
8 60 Bad Company (1995) Buena Vista $3,674,841 302 $1,459,824 302 1/20/95
9 61 The Fifth Estate Buena Vista $3,255,008 1,769 $1,673,351 1,769 10/18/13
10 58 Blood Simple Circle $3,851,855 - n/a - 1/18/85
11 56 Before Night Falls Fine Line $4,242,892 127 $85,230 8 12/22/00
12 68 Waterland Fine Line $1,100,218 - n/a - 10/30/92
13 12 Burn After Reading Focus Features $60,355,347 2,657 $19,128,001 2,651 9/12/08
14 32 The Kids Are All Right Focus Features $20,811,365 994 $491,971 7 7/9/10
15 44 A Serious Man Focus Features $9,228,768 262 $251,337 6 10/2/09
16 46 In Bruges Focus Features $7,800,824 232 $459,575 28 2/8/08
17 22 Picture Perfect Fox $31,407,873 1,727 $7,809,026 1,707 8/1/97
18 28 Raising Arizona Fox $22,847,564 697 $36,240 1 3/13/87
19 35 Buffy the Vampire Slayer Fox $16,624,456 1,981 $4,515,541 1,959 7/31/92
20 52 Barton Fink Fox $6,153,939 189 $268,561 11 8/23/91
21 53 Airheads Fox $5,751,882 1,229 $1,911,739 1,228 8/5/94
22 54 Miller's Crossing Fox $5,080,409 289 $28,202 1 9/21/90
23 70 Storyville Fox $422,503 19 $101,383 19 8/26/92
24 41 Kinsey Fox Searchlight $10,254,979 588 $169,038 5 11/12/04
25 26 Fargo Gramercy $24,611,975 716 $730,265 36 3/8/96
26 34 The Big Lebowski Gramercy $17,451,873 1,235 $5,533,844 1,207 3/6/98
27 63 Kalifornia Gramercy $2,395,231 359 $1,159,133 359 9/3/93
28 66 A Dangerous Woman Gramercy $1,497,222 293 $680,441 293 11/30/93
29 75 The Hi-Lo Country Gramercy $166,082 16 $17,712 3 12/30/98
30 50 Gods and Monsters Lions Gate $6,451,628 149 $75,508 6 11/6/98
31 1 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 Lionsgate/Summit $292,324,737 4,070 $141,067,634 4,070 11/16/12
32 21 Rob Roy MGM $31,596,911 1,885 $2,023,272 133 4/7/95
33 71 It Takes Two (1988) MGM $344,375 - n/a - 7/13/88
34 10 No Country for Old Men Miramax $74,283,625 2,037 $1,226,333 28 11/9/07
35 48 The Hoax Miramax $7,164,995 1,069 $1,449,320 235 4/6/07
36 65 Hamlet (2000) Miramax $1,577,287 65 $62,253 4 5/12/00
37 69 Velvet Goldmine Miramax $1,053,788 85 $301,787 85 11/6/98
38 78 Two Bits Miramax $26,282 2 $9,299 2 11/22/95
39 74 Pass the Ammo New Century $169,785 - n/a - 3/4/88
40 36 The Corruptor New Line $15,164,492 1,804 $5,765,300 1,804 3/12/99
41 42 Simone New Line $9,688,676 1,920 $3,813,463 1,920 8/23/02
42 76 The Locusts Orion Pictures $40,158 12 $17,787 12 10/3/97
43 5 True Grit Paramount $171,243,005 3,464 $24,830,443 3,047 12/22/10
44 6 The General's Daughter Paramount $102,705,852 2,858 $22,332,053 2,856 6/18/99
45 16 Wayne's World 2 Paramount $48,197,805 2,400 $13,516,699 2,400 12/10/93
46 59 Anomalisa Paramount $3,759,286 573 $135,222 4 12/30/15
47 79 True Grit (1969) Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/11/69
48 73 Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus Picturehouse $223,202 39 $28,815 4 11/10/06
49 33 Mr. Holmes Roadside Attractions $17,737,646 898 $2,434,908 361 7/17/15
50 13 A Knight's Tale Sony / Columbia $56,569,702 2,980 $16,511,391 2,980 5/11/01
51 29 Adaptation. Sony / Columbia $22,498,520 672 $384,478 7 12/6/02
52 51 What Planet Are You From? Sony / Columbia $6,291,602 2,248 $3,008,746 2,248 3/3/00
53 43 The Spanish Prisoner Sony Classics $9,584,314 296 $124,011 7 4/3/98
54 67 The Celluloid Closet Sony Classics $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 3/15/96
55 72 The Family Fang Starz Media $262,921 52 $14,506 1 4/29/16
56 2 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Summit Entertainment $281,287,133 4,066 $138,122,261 4,061 11/18/11
57 4 Twilight Summit Entertainment $192,769,854 3,649 $69,637,740 3,419 11/21/08
58 49 Before the Devil Knows You're Dead ThinkFilm $7,084,227 321 $73,837 2 10/26/07
59 18 It Could Happen to You TriStar $37,939,757 1,544 $8,112,822 1,506 7/29/94
60 14 The Jackal Universal $54,930,280 2,309 $15,164,595 2,193 11/14/97
61 20 Intolerable Cruelty Universal $35,327,628 2,570 $12,525,075 2,564 10/10/03
62 23 Hail, Caesar! Universal $30,498,085 2,248 $11,355,225 2,232 2/5/16
63 31 Fear Universal $20,831,000 1,615 $6,312,240 1,584 4/12/96
64 37 The Chamber Universal $14,551,359 2,032 $5,612,095 2,026 10/11/96
65 38 Psycho III Universal $14,481,606 1,408 $3,238,400 1,408 7/4/86
66 64 Legend Universal $1,872,994 107 $86,836 4 11/20/15
67 27 Being John Malkovich USA Films $22,863,596 630 $637,721 25 10/29/99
68 47 The Man Who Wasn't There USA Films $7,504,257 259 $664,404 39 11/2/01
69 3 The Blind Side Warner Bros. $255,959,475 3,407 $34,119,372 3,110 11/20/09
70 7 Where the Wild Things Are Warner Bros. $77,233,467 3,735 $32,695,407 3,735 10/16/09
71 8 Conspiracy Theory Warner Bros. $75,982,834 2,806 $19,313,566 2,806 8/8/97
72 11 Three Kings Warner Bros. $60,652,036 2,942 $15,847,636 2,942 10/1/99
73 15 Doc Hollywood Warner Bros. $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 8/2/91
74 55 Joe's Apartment Warner Bros. $4,619,014 1,512 $1,854,490 1,512 7/26/96
75 57 This Boy's Life Warner Bros. $4,104,962 773 $74,425 3 4/9/93
76 62 The Hudsucker Proxy Warner Bros. $2,816,518 126 $104,490 5 3/11/94
77 77 Checking Out Warner Bros. $30,877 8 $12,730 1 4/21/89
78 39 The Founder Weinstein Company $12,786,053 1,115 $3,404,102 1,115 1/19/17
79 40 Carol Weinstein Company $12,711,491 790 $253,510 4 11/20/15
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (78): $2,659,078,669
Average: $34,090,752
Opening Gross Average (37): $19,635,395 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $321,144,000 $292,324,737 11/16/12
2 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $317,470,400 $281,287,133 11/18/11
3 The Blind Side WB $294,379,300 $255,959,475 11/20/09
4 Twilight Sum. $235,912,400 $192,769,854 11/21/08
5 True Grit Par. $191,251,600 $171,243,005 12/22/10
6 The General's Daughter Par. $178,724,400 $102,705,852 6/18/99
7 Conspiracy Theory WB $146,337,300 $75,982,834 8/8/97
8 Doc Hollywood WB $115,131,600 $54,830,779 8/2/91
9 The Rookie BV $115,026,600 $75,600,072 3/29/02
10 The Jackal Uni. $105,791,600 $54,930,280 11/14/97
11 Three Kings WB $105,367,000 $60,652,036 10/1/99
12 Wayne's World 2 Par. $102,668,600 $48,197,805 12/10/93
13 No Country for Old Men Mira. $93,543,500 $74,283,625 11/9/07
14 Where the Wild Things Are WB $89,670,400 $77,233,467 10/16/09
15 A Knight's Tale Sony $88,352,700 $56,569,702 5/11/01
16 It Could Happen to You TriS $80,236,200 $37,939,757 7/29/94
17 Burn After Reading Focus $74,309,400 $60,355,347 9/12/08
18 A Goofy Movie BV $71,834,800 $35,348,597 4/7/95
19 Rob Roy MGM $64,210,700 $31,596,911 4/7/95
20 Picture Perfect Fox $60,489,200 $31,407,873 8/1/97
21 The Ladykillers BV $56,654,600 $39,799,191 3/26/04
22 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $51,786,300 $35,327,628 10/10/03
23 Raising Arizona Fox $51,655,400 $22,847,564 3/13/87
24 Fargo Gram. $48,786,700 $24,611,975 3/8/96
25 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $43,358,800 $26,437,094 10/27/00
26 Fear Uni. $41,662,000 $20,831,000 4/12/96
27 Being John Malkovich USA $39,276,600 $22,863,596 10/29/99
28 Buffy the Vampire Slayer Fox $35,412,100 $16,624,456 7/31/92
29 Psycho III Uni. $34,506,000 $14,481,606 7/4/86
30 Adaptation. Sony $33,151,700 $22,498,520 12/6/02
31 The Big Lebowski Gram. $32,894,400 $17,451,873 3/6/98
32 The Alamo (2004) BV $31,907,900 $22,414,961 4/9/04
33 Hail, Caesar! Uni. $31,417,500 $30,498,085 2/5/16
34 The Chamber Uni. $29,102,700 $14,551,359 10/11/96
35 The Finest Hours BV $28,403,800 $27,569,558 1/29/16
36 The Corruptor NL $26,388,600 $15,164,492 3/12/99
37 The Kids Are All Right Focus $23,141,200 $20,811,365 7/9/10
38 Mr. Holmes RAtt. $18,997,200 $17,737,646 7/17/15
39 The Spanish Prisoner SPC $18,065,100 $9,584,314 4/3/98
40 Mystery, Alaska BV $15,472,800 $8,891,623 10/1/99
41 Simone NL $14,741,500 $9,688,676 8/23/02
42 Kinsey FoxS $14,418,100 $10,254,979 11/12/04
43 Carol Wein. $13,042,700 $12,711,491 11/20/15
44 Barton Fink Fox $12,921,800 $6,153,939 8/23/91
45 The Founder Wein. $12,786,000 $12,786,053 1/19/17
46 Airheads Fox $12,164,300 $5,751,882 8/5/94
47 The Man Who Wasn't There USA $11,688,800 $7,504,257 11/2/01
48 Gods and Monsters Lions $11,230,200 $6,451,628 11/6/98
49 A Serious Man Focus $10,713,900 $9,228,768 10/2/09
50 Miller's Crossing Fox $10,617,200 $5,080,409 9/21/90
51 What Planet Are You From? Sony $10,318,700 $6,291,602 3/3/00
52 In Bruges Focus $9,604,300 $7,800,824 2/8/08
53 Joe's Apartment WB $9,238,000 $4,619,014 7/26/96
54 The Hoax Mira. $9,206,200 $7,164,995 4/6/07
55 Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Think $9,059,800 $7,084,227 10/26/07
56 This Boy's Life WB $8,765,200 $4,104,962 4/9/93
57 Blood Simple Circ $8,145,000 $3,851,855 1/18/85
58 Bad Company (1995) BV $7,468,000 $3,674,841 1/20/95
59 Before Night Falls FL $6,637,800 $4,242,892 12/22/00
60 The Hudsucker Proxy WB $5,956,500 $2,816,518 3/11/94
61 Kalifornia Gram. $5,114,500 $2,395,231 9/3/93
62 Anomalisa Par. $3,872,100 $3,759,286 12/30/15
63 The Fifth Estate BV $3,670,200 $3,255,008 10/18/13
64 A Dangerous Woman Gram. $3,197,000 $1,497,222 11/30/93
65 The Celluloid Closet SPC $2,801,200 $1,400,591 3/15/96
66 Hamlet (2000) Mira. $2,586,900 $1,577,287 5/12/00
67 Waterland FL $2,343,600 $1,100,218 10/30/92
68 Velvet Goldmine Mira. $1,986,200 $1,053,788 11/6/98
69 Legend Uni. $1,903,400 $1,872,994 11/20/15
70 Storyville Fox $900,000 $422,503 8/26/92
71 It Takes Two (1988) MGM $740,700 $344,375 7/13/88
72 Pass the Ammo NCeV $365,200 $169,785 3/4/88
73 Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus PicH $301,200 $223,202 11/10/06
74 The Hi-Lo Country Gram. $289,900 $166,082 12/30/98
75 The Family Fang SM $266,200 $262,921 4/29/16
76 The Locusts Orion $77,300 $40,158 10/3/97
77 Checking Out WB $68,800 $30,877 4/21/89
78 Two Bits Mira. $53,400 $26,282 11/22/95
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $3,783,155,000
Average: $48,502,000


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $829.7 $292.3 35.2% $537.4 64.8% 2012
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $712.2 $281.3 39.5% $430.9 60.5% 2011
Twilight Sum. $393.6 $192.8 49% $200.8 51% 2008
The Blind Side WB $309.2 $256.0 82.8% $53.2 17.2% 2009
True Grit Par. $252.3 $171.2 67.9% $81.0 32.1% 2010
No Country for Old Men Mira. $171.6 $74.3 43.3% $97.3 56.7% 2007
Burn After Reading Focus $163.7 $60.4 36.9% $103.4 63.1% 2008
The Jackal Uni. $159.3 $54.9 34.5% $104.4 65.5% 1997
The General's Daughter Par. $149.7 $102.7 68.6% $47.0 31.4% 1999
Conspiracy Theory WB $137.0 $76.0 55.5% $61.0 44.5% 1997
Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $120.2 $35.3 29.4% $84.9 70.6% 2003
A Knight's Tale Sony $117.5 $56.6 48.1% $60.9 51.9% 2001
Three Kings WB $107.8 $60.7 56.3% $47.1 43.7% 1999
Where the Wild Things Are WB $100.1 $77.2 77.2% $22.9 22.8% 2009
The Rookie BV $80.7 $75.6 93.7% $5.1 6.3% 2002
The Ladykillers BV $76.7 $39.8 51.9% $36.9 48.1% 2004
Hail, Caesar! Uni. $63.6 $30.5 47.9% $33.1 52.1% 2016
Fargo Gram. $60.6 $24.6 40.6% $36.0 59.4% 1996
The Finest Hours BV $52.1 $27.6 52.9% $24.5 47.1% 2016
Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $47.7 $26.4 55.4% $21.3 44.6% 2000
Picture Perfect Fox $44.3 $31.4 70.8% $12.9 29.2% 1997
Legend Uni. $43.0 $1.9 4.4% $41.1 95.6% 2015
Carol Wein. $40.3 $12.7 31.6% $27.6 68.4% 2015
The Kids Are All Right Focus $34.7 $20.8 60% $13.9 40% 2010
In Bruges Focus $33.4 $7.8 23.4% $25.6 76.6% 2008
Adaptation. Sony $32.8 $22.5 68.6% $10.3 31.4% 2002
A Serious Man Focus $31.4 $9.2 29.4% $22.2 70.6% 2009
Mr. Holmes RAtt. $29.4 $17.7 60.4% $11.6 39.6% 2015
Raising Arizona Fox $29.2 $22.8 78.3% $6.3 21.7% 1987
The Alamo (2004) BV $25.8 $22.4 86.8% $3.4 13.2% 2004
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Think $25.0 $7.1 28.3% $17.9 71.7% 2007
The Corruptor NL $24.5 $15.2 61.9% $9.3 38.1% 1999
The Founder Wein. $23.3 $12.8 55% $10.5 45% 2017
Being John Malkovich USA $22.9 $22.9 100% n/a 0% 1999
The Chamber Uni. $22.5 $14.6 64.6% $8.0 35.4% 1996
Simone NL $19.6 $9.7 49.5% $9.9 50.5% 2002
The Man Who Wasn't There USA $18.9 $7.5 39.7% $11.4 60.3% 2001
Kinsey FoxS $16.9 $10.3 60.6% $6.7 39.4% 2004
What Planet Are You From? Sony $14.1 $6.3 44.5% $7.9 55.5% 2000
The Hoax Mira. $11.8 $7.2 60.9% $4.6 39.1% 2007
The Fifth Estate BV $8.6 $3.3 38% $5.3 62% 2013
Before Night Falls FL $8.5 $4.2 49.8% $4.3 50.2% 2000
Gods and Monsters Lions $6.5 $6.5 100% n/a 0% 1998
Anomalisa Par. $5.7 $3.8 66.4% $1.9 33.6% 2015
Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus PicH $2.3 $223k 9.7% $2.1 90.3% 2006
Hamlet (2000) Mira. $2.0 $1.6 77.1% $469k 22.9% 2000
The Family Fang SM $263k $263k 100% n/a 0% 2016
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $4,683.1 million



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