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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 10 J. Edgar Warner Bros. $37,306,030 1,985 $11,217,324 1,910 11/9/11
2 20 Clean and Sober
(executive)
Warner Bros. $8,674,093 675 $2,205,628 673 8/12/88
3 23 The Good Lie Warner Bros. $2,144,203 461 $841,422 461 10/3/14
4 1 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Universal $260,044,825 3,256 $55,082,330 3,127 11/17/00
5 3 A Beautiful Mind Universal $170,742,341 2,250 $367,151 11 12/21/01
6 5 Cowboys & Aliens Universal $100,240,551 3,754 $36,431,290 3,750 7/29/11
7 6 Cinderella Man Universal $61,649,911 2,820 $18,320,205 2,812 6/3/05
8 7 Far and Away Universal $58,883,840 1,885 $10,194,520 1,583 5/22/92
9 8 Curious George Universal $58,360,760 2,609 $14,703,405 2,566 2/10/06
10 9 The Dilemma Universal $48,475,290 2,943 $17,816,230 2,940 1/14/11
11 12 The 'Burbs Universal $36,601,993 1,956 $11,101,197 1,952 2/17/89
12 13 Changeling Universal $35,739,802 1,896 $489,015 15 10/24/08
13 15 Rush (2013) Universal $26,947,624 2,308 $187,289 5 9/20/13
14 16 EDtv Universal $22,431,897 2,631 $8,311,290 2,627 3/26/99
15 18 Frost/Nixon Universal $18,622,031 1,105 $180,708 3 12/5/08
16 19 The Chamber Universal $14,551,359 2,032 $5,612,095 2,026 10/11/96
17 26 Closet Land Universal $259,012 153 $121,635 153 3/6/91
18 27 Restless (2011) Sony Classics $163,265 126 $15,467 5 9/16/11
19 2 The Da Vinci Code Sony / Columbia $217,536,138 3,757 $77,073,388 3,735 5/19/06
20 4 Angels & Demons Sony / Columbia $133,375,846 3,527 $46,204,168 3,527 5/15/09
21 14 The Missing Sony (Revolution) $27,011,180 2,756 $10,833,633 2,756 11/26/03
22 11 Gung Ho
(executive)
Paramount $36,611,610 1,175 $7,170,830 1,150 3/14/86
23 22 No Man's Land (1987)
(executive)
Orion Pictures $2,877,571 510 $1,088,273 510 10/23/87
24 25 Leo and Loree
(executive)
MGM $517,988 - n/a - 2/29/80
25 21 Inventing the Abbotts Fox $5,936,344 898 $2,301,138 898 4/4/97
26 24 Vibes
(executive)
Columbia $1,883,811 1,003 $916,482 1,003 8/5/88
27 17 The Alamo (2004) Buena Vista $22,414,961 2,609 $9,124,701 2,609 4/9/04
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (27): $1,410,004,276
Average: $52,222,381
Opening Gross Average (18): $19,145,547 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $390,627,400 $260,044,825 11/17/00
2 The Da Vinci Code Sony $269,678,400 $217,536,138 5/19/06
3 A Beautiful Mind Uni. $238,847,500 $170,742,341 12/21/01
4 Angels & Demons Sony $150,837,300 $133,375,846 5/15/09
5 Far and Away Uni. $115,213,700 $58,883,840 5/22/92
6 Cowboys & Aliens Uni. $102,525,600 $100,240,551 7/29/11
7 Gung Ho Par. $80,131,100 $36,611,610 3/14/86
8 Cinderella Man Uni. $78,096,300 $61,649,911 6/3/05
9 The 'Burbs Uni. $74,863,500 $36,601,993 2/17/89
10 Curious George Uni. $72,349,500 $58,360,760 2/10/06
11 The Dilemma Uni. $49,141,000 $48,475,290 1/14/11
12 Changeling Uni. $40,418,800 $35,739,802 10/24/08
13 J. Edgar WB $38,676,200 $37,306,030 11/9/11
14 The Missing SonR $36,324,800 $27,011,180 11/26/03
15 EDtv Uni. $35,855,700 $22,431,897 3/26/99
16 The Alamo (2004) BV $29,309,100 $22,414,961 4/9/04
17 The Chamber Uni. $26,732,400 $14,551,359 10/11/96
18 Rush (2013) Uni. $26,221,900 $26,947,624 9/20/13
19 Frost/Nixon Uni. $21,060,000 $18,622,031 12/5/08
20 Clean and Sober WB $17,137,100 $8,674,093 8/12/88
21 Inventing the Abbotts Fox $10,501,800 $5,936,344 4/4/97
22 No Man's Land (1987) Orion $5,975,900 $2,877,571 10/23/87
23 Vibes Col. $3,721,800 $1,883,811 8/5/88
24 The Good Lie WB $2,154,800 $2,144,203 10/3/14
25 Leo and Loree MGM $1,563,600 $517,988 2/29/80
26 Closet Land Uni. $499,600 $259,012 3/6/91
27 Restless (2011) SPC $168,600 $163,265 9/16/11
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $1,918,633,400
Average: $71,060,500


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Da Vinci Code Sony $758.2 $217.5 28.7% $540.7 71.3% 2006
Angels & Demons Sony $485.9 $133.4 27.4% $352.6 72.6% 2009
How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $345.1 $260.0 75.3% $85.1 24.7% 2000
A Beautiful Mind Uni. $313.5 $170.7 54.5% $142.8 45.5% 2001
Cowboys & Aliens Uni. $174.8 $100.2 57.3% $74.6 42.7% 2011
Far and Away Uni. $137.8 $58.9 42.7% $78.9 57.3% 1992
Changeling Uni. $113.0 $35.7 31.6% $77.3 68.4% 2008
Cinderella Man Uni. $108.5 $61.6 56.8% $46.9 43.2% 2005
Rush (2013) Uni. $90.2 $26.9 29.9% $63.3 70.1% 2013
J. Edgar WB $84.6 $37.3 44.1% $47.3 55.9% 2011
Curious George Uni. $69.8 $58.4 83.6% $11.5 16.4% 2006
The Dilemma Uni. $69.7 $48.5 69.5% $21.2 30.5% 2011
The 'Burbs Uni. $49.1 $36.6 74.5% $12.5 25.5% 1989
The Missing SonR $38.4 $27.0 70.4% $11.4 29.6% 2003
EDtv Uni. $35.2 $22.4 63.6% $12.8 36.4% 1999
Frost/Nixon Uni. $27.4 $18.6 67.9% $8.8 32.1% 2008
The Alamo (2004) BV $25.8 $22.4 86.8% $3.4 13.2% 2004
The Chamber Uni. $22.5 $14.6 64.6% $8.0 35.4% 1996
Restless (2011) SPC $163k $163k 100% n/a 0% 2011
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $2,950.1 million




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