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2012 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Calendar Grosses of Movies in Release Jan. 1–Sep. 26, 2012

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–500 - #501–600 - #601–634
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Est. Tkts / TheatersTotal Est. Tkts / % of TotalOpen
1Marvel's The AvengersBV76,721,5004,34976,768,20099.9%5/4/12
2The Dark Knight RisesWB57,002,8004,40457,601,40099.0%7/20/12
3The Hunger GamesLGF51,516,5004,13750,838,300101.3%3/23/12
4The Amazing Spider-ManSony33,615,2004,31833,680,00099.8%7/3/12
5BraveBV28,763,3004,16429,973,40096.0%6/22/12
8Dr. Seuss' The LoraxUni.27,024,1003,76926,923,000100.4%3/2/12
6TedUni.26,837,2003,30328,125,40095.4%6/29/12
7Madagascar 3: Europe's Most WantedP/DW26,593,1004,26326,649,20099.8%6/8/12
9MIB 3Sony22,046,9004,24822,046,900100.0%5/25/12
10Ice Age: Continental DriftFox20,394,4003,88620,724,10098.4%7/13/12
11Snow White and the HuntsmanUni.19,129,6003,77719,205,70099.6%6/1/12
1221 Jump StreetSony17,480,8003,14817,292,900101.1%3/16/12
14Safe HouseUni.15,956,2003,12115,946,100100.1%2/10/12
15The VowSGem15,784,6003,03815,778,800100.0%2/10/12
13PrometheusFox15,576,0003,44215,576,000100.0%6/8/12
17The Bourne LegacyUni.14,240,2003,75314,550,60097.9%8/10/12
16Magic MikeWB14,004,7003,12014,617,20095.8%6/29/12
18Journey 2: The Mysterious IslandWB13,113,7003,50013,094,300100.1%2/10/12
19Think Like a ManSGem11,274,3002,05211,274,300100.0%4/20/12
21Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolPar.10,991,2003,55526,587,80041.3%12/16/11
20The CampaignWB10,965,3003,30211,170,70098.2%8/10/12
22The Expendables 2LGF10,718,5003,35510,929,10098.1%8/17/12
23Wrath of the TitansWB10,564,4003,54510,304,200102.5%3/30/12
24Dark ShadowsWB9,818,6003,7559,818,600100.0%5/11/12
25John CarterBV9,227,0003,7499,199,400100.3%3/9/12
26Act of ValorRela.8,840,0003,0538,829,800100.1%2/24/12
29ContrabandUni.8,400,0002,8708,496,60098.9%1/13/12
30Mirror MirrorRela.8,198,9003,6187,996,900102.5%3/30/12
32Chronicle (2012)Fox8,153,4002,9088,150,500100.0%2/3/12
27Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness ProtectionLGF8,085,4002,1618,085,400100.0%6/29/12
28BattleshipUni.8,057,0003,7028,067,50099.9%5/18/12
31Hope SpringsSony8,023,7002,4418,166,60098.3%8/8/12
35Sherlock Holmes: A Game of ShadowsWB7,928,9003,70323,751,50033.4%12/16/11
33Underworld AwakeningSGem7,868,8003,0787,959,30098.9%1/20/12
37Total Recall (2012)Sony7,525,0003,6017,251,000103.8%8/3/12
34The Lucky OneWB7,445,5003,1757,445,500100.0%4/20/12
36The DictatorPar.7,346,1003,0147,346,100100.0%5/16/12
38Titanic 3DPar.7,128,6003,6747,128,600100.0%4/4/12
39American ReunionUni.7,021,1003,2037,021,100100.0%4/6/12
41This Means WarFox6,914,2003,1896,907,700100.1%2/17/12
42Project XWB6,910,6003,0556,903,800100.1%3/2/12
44The Woman in BlackCBS6,860,3002,8566,858,600100.0%2/3/12
40ParaNormanFocus6,818,8003,4557,198,30094.7%8/17/12
43The Devil InsidePar.6,725,0002,5516,725,000100.0%1/6/12
45The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)Sony6,588,0002,95013,003,10050.7%12/21/11
46Ghost Rider: Spirit of VengeanceSony6,537,1003,1746,533,000100.1%2/17/12
47The GreyORF6,512,7003,2086,512,100100.0%1/27/12
50Red TailsFox6,297,5002,5736,296,800100.0%1/20/12
48The Odd Life of Timothy GreenBV6,295,4002,7176,665,10094.5%8/15/12
49Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog DaysFox6,148,1003,4016,299,30097.6%8/3/12
51Savages (2012)Uni.6,090,2002,6356,090,200100.0%7/6/12
52Beauty and the Beast (3D)BV6,012,3002,6256,011,200100.0%1/13/12
54The PossessionLGF5,896,5002,8606,314,90093.4%8/31/12
53The Best Exotic Marigold HotelFoxS5,699,8001,2985,753,90099.1%5/4/12
57Alvin and the Chipmunks: ChipwreckedFox5,676,7003,72416,914,70033.6%12/16/11
58The DescendantsFoxS5,582,0002,03810,478,80053.3%11/16/11
55Moonrise KingdomFocus5,568,0009245,777,10096.4%5/25/12
60War HorseBV5,496,6002,85610,123,70054.3%12/25/11
61Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (in 3D)Fox5,486,9002,6555,486,300100.0%2/10/12
56The Three StoogesFox5,460,4003,4825,460,400100.0%4/13/12
59The Cabin in the WoodsLGF5,181,4002,8115,181,400100.0%4/13/12
62What to Expect When You're ExpectingLGF5,068,0003,0215,068,000100.0%5/18/12
64The ArtistWein.5,060,0001,7565,641,40089.7%11/25/11
66We Bought a ZooFox4,897,1003,1709,589,10051.1%12/23/11
63Rock of AgesWB (NL)4,743,7003,4704,743,700100.0%6/15/12
65Abraham Lincoln: Vampire HunterFox4,620,6003,1094,620,600100.0%6/22/12
67That's My BoySony4,548,2003,0304,573,70099.4%6/15/12
68Resident Evil: RetributionSGem4,529,1003,0165,442,90083.2%9/14/12
69LawlessWein.4,523,4003,1384,807,20094.1%8/29/12
70Step Up RevolutionLG/S4,497,0002,6064,508,00099.8%7/27/12
72Tyler Perry's Good DeedsLGF4,422,4002,1324,419,700100.1%2/24/12
71The WatchFox4,402,2003,1684,353,800101.1%7/27/12
73The Adventures of TintinPar.4,260,1003,0879,849,30043.3%12/21/11
742016 Obama's AmericaRM4,165,0002,0174,299,40096.9%7/13/12
75Finding Nemo (3D)BV4,109,9002,9045,286,40077.7%9/14/12
76Extremely Loud & Incredibly CloseWB3,987,4002,6304,021,50099.2%12/25/11
77Joyful NoiseWB3,905,6002,7353,905,600100.0%1/13/12
78The Pirates! Band of MisfitsSony3,824,0003,3583,824,000100.0%4/27/12
80The Iron LadyWein.3,772,1001,2443,787,70099.6%12/30/11
79ChimpanzeeBV3,568,1001,5673,568,100100.0%4/20/12
81The Five-Year EngagementUni.3,551,2002,9413,551,200100.0%4/27/12
83One For the MoneyLGF3,335,2002,7373,334,900100.0%1/27/12
82Katy Perry: Part of MePar.3,255,3002,7323,119,000104.4%7/5/12
85HugoPar.3,187,0001,0309,393,60033.9%11/23/11
84Sparkle (2012)TriS3,122,1002,2443,004,600103.9%8/17/12
86Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, SpyFocus2,598,8008863,053,30085.1%12/9/11
88Big MiracleUni.2,545,1002,1332,544,700100.0%2/3/12
87Premium RushSony2,540,3002,2552,606,10097.5%8/24/12
90The Secret World of ArriettyBV2,424,6001,5222,421,900100.1%2/17/12
89HaywireRela.2,391,7002,4412,391,700100.0%1/20/12
91Man on a LedgeLG/S2,351,0002,9982,351,000100.0%1/27/12
93A Thousand WordsP/DW2,329,6001,8952,320,700100.4%3/9/12
92Chernobyl DiariesWB2,231,5002,4332,231,500100.0%5/25/12
95WanderlustUni.2,203,4002,0022,202,500100.0%2/24/12
94End of WatchORF2,200,8002,7305,270,40041.8%9/21/12
97Safe (2012)LGF2,111,1002,2712,164,40097.5%4/27/12
96To Rome with LoveSPC2,038,1008062,141,80095.2%6/22/12
98The RavenRela.1,971,5002,2091,971,500100.0%4/27/12
99Trouble with the CurveWB1,966,8003,2124,596,80042.8%9/21/12
100House at the End of The StreetRela.1,865,3003,0834,063,20045.9%9/21/12
Summary of 634 Movies on Chart:
Totals:1,013,786,200----
Averages:1,599,000----
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