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2012 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Calendar Grosses of Movies in Release Jan. 1–Oct. 3, 2012

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–500 - #501–600 - #601–648
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Marvel's The AvengersBV$623,338,2824,349$623,357,910100.0%5/4/12
2The Dark Knight RisesWB$444,613,1644,404$448,139,09999.2%7/20/12
3The Hunger GamesLGF$408,010,6924,137$408,010,692100.0%3/23/12
4The Amazing Spider-ManSony$261,803,2714,318$262,030,66399.9%7/3/12
5BraveBV$233,750,7474,164$237,283,20798.5%6/22/12
6TedUni.$218,177,0503,303$218,815,48799.7%6/29/12
7Madagascar 3: Europe's Most WantedP/DW$216,122,8744,263$216,391,48299.9%6/8/12
8Dr. Seuss' The LoraxUni.$214,030,5003,769$214,030,500100.0%3/2/12
9MIB 3Sony$179,020,8544,248$179,020,854100.0%5/25/12
10Ice Age: Continental DriftFox$159,149,4053,886$161,321,84398.7%7/13/12
11Snow White and the HuntsmanUni.$155,332,3813,777$155,332,381100.0%6/1/12
1221 Jump StreetSony$138,447,6673,148$138,447,667100.0%3/16/12
13PrometheusFox$126,477,0843,442$126,477,084100.0%6/8/12
14Safe HouseUni.$126,373,4343,121$126,373,434100.0%2/10/12
15The VowSGem$125,014,0303,038$125,014,030100.0%2/10/12
16Magic MikeWB$113,721,5713,120$113,721,571100.0%6/29/12
17The Bourne LegacyUni.$111,872,9953,753$113,203,87098.8%8/10/12
18Journey 2: The Mysterious IslandWB$103,860,2903,500$103,860,290100.0%2/10/12
19Think Like a ManSGem$91,547,2052,052$91,547,205100.0%4/20/12
20Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolPar.$87,050,5783,555$209,397,90341.6%12/16/11
21The CampaignWB$86,042,3473,302$86,907,74699.0%8/10/12
22The Expendables 2LGF$84,158,3983,355$85,028,19299.0%8/17/12
23Wrath of the TitansWB$83,670,0833,545$83,670,083100.0%3/30/12
24Dark ShadowsWB$79,727,1493,755$79,727,149100.0%5/11/12
25John CarterBV$73,078,1003,749$73,078,100100.0%3/9/12
26Act of ValorRela.$70,012,8473,053$70,012,847100.0%2/24/12
27ContrabandUni.$66,528,0002,870$66,528,000100.0%1/13/12
28Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness ProtectionLGF$65,653,2422,161$65,653,242100.0%6/29/12
29BattleshipUni.$65,422,6253,702$65,422,625100.0%5/18/12
30Mirror MirrorRela.$64,935,1673,618$64,935,167100.0%3/30/12
31Chronicle (2012)Fox$64,575,1752,908$64,575,175100.0%2/3/12
32Hope SpringsSony$63,069,8122,441$63,536,01199.3%8/8/12
33Sherlock Holmes: A Game of ShadowsWB$62,796,7893,703$186,848,41833.6%12/16/11
34Underworld AwakeningSGem$62,321,0393,078$62,321,039100.0%1/20/12
35The Lucky OneWB$60,457,1383,175$60,457,138100.0%4/20/12
36The DictatorPar.$59,650,2223,014$59,650,222100.0%5/16/12
37Total Recall (2012)Sony$58,778,5403,601$58,877,96999.8%8/3/12
38Titanic 3DPar.$57,884,1143,674$57,884,114100.0%4/4/12
39American ReunionUni.$57,011,5213,203$57,011,521100.0%4/6/12
40This Means WarFox$54,760,7913,189$54,760,791100.0%2/17/12
41Project XWB$54,731,8653,055$54,731,865100.0%3/2/12
42The Woman in BlackCBS$54,333,2902,856$54,333,290100.0%2/3/12
43ParaNormanFocus$54,074,0513,455$56,003,05196.6%8/17/12
44The Devil InsidePar.$53,261,9442,551$53,261,944100.0%1/6/12
45The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)Sony$52,177,1032,950$102,515,79350.9%12/21/11
46Ghost Rider: Spirit of VengeanceSony$51,774,0023,174$51,774,002100.0%2/17/12
47The GreyORF$51,580,2363,208$51,580,236100.0%1/27/12
48Red TailsFox$49,876,3772,573$49,876,377100.0%1/20/12
49The Odd Life of Timothy GreenBV$49,868,5782,717$51,854,87596.2%8/15/12
50Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog DaysFox$48,065,1213,401$49,008,66298.1%8/3/12
51Hotel TransylvaniaSony$48,054,9243,349$148,313,04832.4%9/28/12
52The PossessionLGF$47,682,2082,860$49,130,15497.1%8/31/12
53Beauty and the Beast (3D)BV$47,617,0672,625$47,617,067100.0%1/13/12
54Savages (2012)Uni.$47,382,0682,635$47,382,068100.0%7/6/12
55The Best Exotic Marigold HotelFoxS$46,328,9561,298$46,412,04199.8%5/4/12
56Moonrise KingdomFocus$45,317,917924$45,512,46699.6%5/25/12
57Alvin and the Chipmunks: ChipwreckedFox$44,959,5463,724$133,110,74233.8%12/16/11
58The Three StoogesFox$44,338,2243,482$44,338,224100.0%4/13/12
59The DescendantsFoxS$44,209,1292,038$82,584,16053.5%11/16/11
60War HorseBV$43,532,6822,856$79,884,87954.5%12/25/11
61Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (in 3D)Fox$43,456,3822,655$43,456,382100.0%2/10/12
62The Cabin in the WoodsLGF$42,073,2772,811$42,073,277100.0%4/13/12
63What to Expect When You're ExpectingLGF$41,152,2033,021$41,152,203100.0%5/18/12
64The ArtistWein.$40,075,1031,756$44,671,68289.7%11/25/11
65Resident Evil: RetributionSGem$39,590,5973,016$42,345,53193.5%9/14/12
66We Bought a ZooFox$38,785,0973,170$75,624,55051.3%12/23/11
67Rock of AgesWB (NL)$38,518,6133,470$38,518,613100.0%6/15/12
68Abraham Lincoln: Vampire HunterFox$37,519,1393,109$37,519,139100.0%6/22/12
69Finding Nemo (3D)BV$37,171,5892,904$41,128,28390.4%9/14/12
70That's My BoySony$36,931,0893,030$36,931,089100.0%6/15/12
71LawlessWein.$36,578,3683,138$37,400,12797.8%8/29/12
72Step Up RevolutionLG/S$35,070,4432,606$35,074,677100.0%7/27/12
73Tyler Perry's Good DeedsLGF$35,025,7912,132$35,025,791100.0%2/24/12
74The WatchFox$34,298,5533,168$35,353,00097.0%7/27/12
75The Adventures of TintinPar.$33,739,8043,087$77,591,83143.5%12/21/11
762016 Obama's AmericaRM$33,118,8172,017$33,449,08699.0%7/13/12
77Extremely Loud & Incredibly CloseWB$31,579,9582,630$31,847,88199.2%12/25/11
78The Pirates! Band of MisfitsSony$31,051,1263,358$31,051,126100.0%4/27/12
79Joyful NoiseWB$30,932,1132,735$30,932,113100.0%1/13/12
80The Iron LadyWein.$29,875,2401,244$30,017,99299.5%12/30/11
81ChimpanzeeBV$28,972,7641,567$28,972,764100.0%4/20/12
82The Five-Year EngagementUni.$28,835,5282,941$28,835,528100.0%4/27/12
83End of WatchORF$28,222,0082,780$41,003,37168.8%9/21/12
84LooperTriS$26,491,0092,992$66,486,20539.8%9/28/12
85One For the MoneyLGF$26,414,5272,737$26,414,527100.0%1/27/12
86Katy Perry: Part of MePar.$25,326,0712,732$25,326,071100.0%7/5/12
87Trouble with the CurveWB$25,281,8213,212$35,763,13770.7%9/21/12
88HugoPar.$25,241,1421,030$73,864,50734.2%11/23/11
89Sparkle (2012)TriS$24,397,4692,244$24,397,469100.0%8/17/12
90House at the End of The StreetRela.$23,448,3563,083$31,611,91674.2%9/21/12
91Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, SpyFocus$20,582,787886$24,149,39385.2%12/9/11
92Big MiracleUni.$20,157,3002,133$20,157,300100.0%2/3/12
93Premium RushSony$19,952,5972,255$20,275,44698.4%8/24/12
94The Secret World of ArriettyBV$19,202,7431,522$19,202,743100.0%2/17/12
95HaywireRela.$18,942,3962,441$18,942,396100.0%1/20/12
96Man on a LedgeLG/S$18,620,0002,998$18,620,000100.0%1/27/12
97A Thousand WordsP/DW$18,450,1271,895$18,450,127100.0%3/9/12
98Chernobyl DiariesWB$18,119,6402,433$18,119,640100.0%5/25/12
99WanderlustUni.$17,450,5352,002$17,450,535100.0%2/24/12
100Safe (2012)LGF$17,142,0802,271$17,142,080100.0%4/27/12
Summary of 648 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$8,137,021,316----
Averages:$12,557,132----
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