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Seasonal Box Office

ALL RELEASES WIDE RELEASES LIMITED RELEASES CALENDAR GROSSES

INDEX BY SEASON | INDEX BY YEAR | SEASON-TO-DATE
 

WinterSpringSummerFallHoliday Note: The Holiday Season is defined as the first Friday in November through New Year's week or weekend.

Year Total
Gross
Change Days in
Season
Avg. Movies Avg. Avg.
Drop*
#1 Movie Gross % of
Total
1997 $1,986.4 +25.8% 55 $36.1 48 $41.4 -25.9% Titanic $600.8 30.2%
2009 $2,898.4 +27.5% 58 $50.0 73 $39.7 -39.2% Avatar $749.8 25.9%
2000 $2,408.4 +35.1% 59 $40.8 63 $38.2 -29.1% The Grinch $260.0 10.8%
1992 $1,243.0 +3.4% 58 $21.4 35 $35.5 -22.1% Aladdin $217.4 17.5%
2001 $2,407.3 - 60 $40.1 68 $35.4 -27.5% Harry Potter / Sorcerer's Stone $317.6 13.2%
2010 $2,292.5 -20.9% 58 $39.5 78 $29.4 -37.4% Harry Potter / Deathly Hallows (P1) $296.0 12.9%
1998 $1,752.1 -11.8% 58 $30.2 60 $29.2 -36.5% A Bug's Life $162.8 9.3%
1990 $1,301.3 +29.0% 60 $21.7 45 $28.9 -22.9% Home Alone $285.8 22.0%
1995 $1,387.8 +20.2% 59 $23.5 48 $28.9 -23.4% Toy Story $191.8 13.8%
2008 $2,273.5 -1.1% 55 $41.3 79 $28.8 -37.4% Twilight $192.8 8.5%
1996 $1,578.5 +13.7% 62 $25.5 55 $28.7 -27.0% Jerry Maguire $154.0 9.8%
2012 $2,617.6 +23.8% 60 $43.6 94 $27.8 -30.2% Skyfall $304.4 11.6%
2002 $2,393.9 -0.6% 62 $38.6 91 $26.3 -36.0% Two Towers $339.8 14.2%
1999 $1,782.8 +1.8% 58 $30.7 68 $26.2 -33.5% Toy Story 2 $245.9 13.8%
1982 $705.9 - 58 $12.2 27 $26.1 3.1% Tootsie $177.2 25.1%
1991 $1,201.6 -7.7% 62 $19.4 46 $26.1 -11.3% Beauty and the Beast $145.9 12.1%
2013 $2,668.3 +1.9% 62 $43.0 103 $25.9 -35.7% Catching Fire $424.7 15.9%
2011 $2,114.9 -7.7% 59 $35.8 83 $25.5 -17.8% Breaking Dawn Part 1 $281.3 13.3%
2004 $2,099.1 +2.9% 58 $36.2 83 $25.3 -31.7% Meet the Fockers $279.3 13.3%
2003 $2,040.0 -14.8% 55 $37.1 81 $25.2 -34.7% Return of the King $377.0 18.5%
2005 $2,194.3 +4.5% 59 $37.2 91 $24.1 -18.6% The Chronicles of Narnia $291.7 13.3%
1993 $1,224.6 -1.5% 58 $21.1 51 $24.0 -23.1% Mrs. Doubtfire $219.2 17.9%
1994 $1,154.6 -5.7% 59 $19.6 49 $23.6 -15.7% The Santa Clause $144.8 12.5%
1987 $973.3 +34.1% 58 $16.8 43 $22.6 -16.8% Three Men and a Baby $167.8 17.2%
1989 $1,008.8 -4.6% 59 $17.1 46 $21.9 -18.1% Back to the Future 2 $118.5 11.7%
1984 $764.1 +46.6% 60 $12.7 35 $21.8 -19.7% Beverly Hills Cop $234.8 30.7%
1985 $803.4 +5.1% 62 $13.0 37 $21.7 -14.2% Rocky IV $127.9 15.9%
2007 $2,299.9 +8.2% 60 $38.3 107 $21.5 -31.7% I Am Legend $256.4 11.1%
1988 $1,057.6 +8.7% 59 $17.9 51 $20.7 -26.4% Rain Man $172.8 16.3%
2006 $2,125.7 -3.1% 59 $36.0 105 $20.2 -34.3% Night at the Museum $250.9 11.8%
1986 $725.7 -9.7% 55 $13.2 41 $17.7 -16.9% Platoon $138.5 19.1%
1983 $521.3 -26.2% 59 $8.8 30 $17.4 -16.3% Terms of Endearment $108.4 20.8%
Dollars in millions. Click on year to view full chart
*Avg. Drop is the average second weekend drop from wide release date.
WinterSpringSummerFallHoliday Note: The Holiday Season is defined as the first Friday in November through New Year's week or weekend.

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