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DateTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersRank
8/8/86 She's Gotta Have It Isld $7,137,502 1 $28,473 1 14
2/12/88 School Daze Col. $14,545,844 224 $1,802,656 220 9
6/30/89 Do the Right Thing Uni. $27,545,445 534 $3,563,535 353 5
8/3/90 Mo' Better Blues Uni. $16,153,593 572 $4,387,360 544 8
6/7/91 Jungle Fever Uni. $32,482,682 844 $5,332,860 636 4
11/20/92 Malcolm X WB $48,169,910 1,249 $9,871,125 1,124 2
5/13/94 Crooklyn Uni. $13,642,861 1,035 $4,209,475 1,033 10
9/15/95 Clockers Uni. $13,071,518 1,234 $4,463,560 1,208 12
3/22/96 Girl 6 FoxS $4,939,939 1,077 $2,485,764 1,077 16
10/18/96 Get on the Bus Sony $5,754,249 1,207 $2,156,409 1,207 15
5/1/98 He Got Game BV $21,567,853 1,414 $7,610,663 1,319 6
7/2/99 Summer of Sam BV $19,288,130 1,536 $5,952,452 1,536 7
8/18/00 The Original Kings of Comedy Par. $38,182,790 1,082 $11,053,832 847 3
10/6/00 Bamboozled NL $2,274,979 243 $190,720 17 18
12/19/02 25th Hour BV $13,084,595 495 $108,865 5 11
7/28/04 She Hate Me SPC $366,037 28 $55,016 11 20
3/24/06 Inside Man Uni. $88,513,495 2,867 $28,954,945 2,818 1
9/26/08 Miracle at St. Anna BV $7,919,117 1,185 $3,477,996 1,185 13
8/10/12 Red Hook Summer Vari. $338,803 41 $40,070 4 21
11/27/13 Oldboy (2013) FD $2,193,658 583 $885,382 583 19
12/4/15 Chi-Raq RAtt. $2,653,032 305 $1,198,453 305 17
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (21): $379,826,032
Average: $18,086,954
Opening Gross Average (11): $7,779,007 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 Inside Man Uni. $117,027,000 $88,513,495 3/24/06
2 Malcolm X WB $100,545,900 $48,169,910 11/20/92
3 Jungle Fever Uni. $66,817,100 $32,482,682 6/7/91
4 The Original Kings of Comedy Par. $61,347,500 $38,182,790 8/18/00
5 Do the Right Thing Uni. $60,086,500 $27,545,445 6/30/89
6 He Got Game BV $39,824,700 $21,567,853 5/1/98
7 Mo' Better Blues Uni. $33,070,900 $16,153,593 8/3/90
8 Summer of Sam BV $32,880,900 $19,288,130 7/2/99
9 School Daze Col. $30,648,900 $14,545,844 2/12/88
10 Crooklyn Uni. $28,264,900 $13,642,861 5/13/94
11 Clockers Uni. $26,022,800 $13,071,518 9/15/95
12 25th Hour BV $18,804,500 $13,084,595 12/19/02
13 She's Gotta Have It Isld $16,660,600 $7,137,502 8/8/86
14 Get on the Bus Sony $11,274,200 $5,754,249 10/18/96
15 Girl 6 FoxS $9,678,700 $4,939,939 3/22/96
16 Miracle at St. Anna BV $9,551,500 $7,919,117 9/26/08
17 Bamboozled NL $3,655,200 $2,274,979 10/6/00
18 Chi-Raq RAtt. $2,642,000 $2,653,032 12/4/15
19 Oldboy (2013) FD $2,275,600 $2,193,658 11/27/13
20 She Hate Me SPC $510,400 $366,037 7/28/04
21 Red Hook Summer Vari. $376,700 $338,803 8/10/12
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $671,966,500
Average: $31,998,400


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Inside Man Uni. $184.4 $88.5 48% $95.9 52% 2006
Jungle Fever Uni. $43.9 $32.5 74% $11.4 26% 1991
Do the Right Thing Uni. $37.3 $27.5 73.9% $9.8 26.1% 1989
25th Hour BV $23.9 $13.1 54.7% $10.8 45.3% 2002
Miracle at St. Anna BV $9.3 $7.9 84.9% $1.4 15.1% 2008
Oldboy (2013) FD $4.9 $2.2 45.1% $2.7 54.9% 2013
Bamboozled NL $2.5 $2.3 92.3% $189k 7.7% 2000
She Hate Me SPC $1.5 $366k 24% $1.2 76% 2004
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $307.7 million




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