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2012 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Calendar Grosses of Movies in Release Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2012

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–500 - #501–600 - #601–700 - #701–800 - #801–806
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Marvel's The AvengersBV$623,357,9104,349$623,357,910100.0%5/4/12
2The Dark Knight RisesWB$448,139,0994,404$448,139,099100.0%7/20/12
3The Hunger GamesLGF$408,010,6924,137$408,010,692100.0%3/23/12
4SkyfallSony$290,904,2713,526$304,360,27795.6%11/9/12
5The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2LG/S$286,422,8934,070$292,324,73798.0%11/16/12
6The Amazing Spider-ManSony$262,030,6634,318$262,030,663100.0%7/3/12
7BraveBV$237,262,1634,164$237,283,207100.0%6/22/12
8The Hobbit: An Unexpected JourneyWB$228,546,6044,100$303,003,56875.4%12/14/12
9TedUni.$218,815,4873,303$218,815,487100.0%6/29/12
10Madagascar 3: Europe's Most WantedP/DW$216,391,4824,263$216,391,482100.0%6/8/12
11Dr. Seuss' The LoraxUni.$214,030,5003,769$214,030,500100.0%3/2/12
12MIB 3Sony$179,020,8544,248$179,020,854100.0%5/25/12
13Wreck-It RalphBV$175,990,0193,752$189,422,88992.9%11/2/12
14Ice Age: Continental DriftFox$161,139,5993,886$161,321,84399.9%7/13/12
15Snow White and the HuntsmanUni.$155,332,3813,777$155,332,381100.0%6/1/12
16Hotel TransylvaniaSony$145,321,6903,375$148,313,04898.0%9/28/12
17Taken 2Fox$138,936,3793,706$139,854,28799.3%10/5/12
1821 Jump StreetSony$138,447,6673,148$138,447,667100.0%3/16/12
19LincolnBV$134,189,0972,293$182,207,97373.6%11/9/12
20PrometheusFox$126,477,0843,442$126,477,084100.0%6/8/12
21Safe HouseUni.$126,373,4343,121$126,373,434100.0%2/10/12
22The VowSGem$125,014,0303,038$125,014,030100.0%2/10/12
23Magic MikeWB$113,721,5713,120$113,721,571100.0%6/29/12
24The Bourne LegacyUni.$113,203,8703,753$113,203,870100.0%8/10/12
25ArgoWB$108,720,9203,247$136,025,50379.9%10/12/12
26Journey 2: The Mysterious IslandWB$103,860,2903,500$103,860,290100.0%2/10/12
27FlightPar.$91,978,5512,638$93,772,37598.1%11/2/12
28Think Like a ManSGem$91,547,2052,052$91,547,205100.0%4/20/12
29Rise of the GuardiansP/DW$91,337,6593,672$103,412,75888.3%11/21/12
30Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolPar.$87,050,5783,555$209,397,90341.6%12/16/11
31The CampaignWB$86,907,7463,302$86,907,746100.0%8/10/12
32Life of PiFox$85,639,8162,946$124,987,02368.5%11/21/12
33The Expendables 2LGF$85,028,1923,355$85,028,192100.0%8/17/12
34Wrath of the TitansWB$83,670,0833,545$83,670,083100.0%3/30/12
35Dark ShadowsWB$79,727,1493,755$79,727,149100.0%5/11/12
36John CarterBV$73,078,1003,749$73,078,100100.0%3/9/12
37Les Miserables (2012)Uni.$72,967,2402,814$148,809,77049.0%12/25/12
38Act of ValorRela.$70,012,8473,053$70,012,847100.0%2/24/12
39Django UnchainedWein.$68,605,6113,010$162,805,43442.1%12/25/12
40ContrabandUni.$66,528,0002,870$66,528,000100.0%1/13/12
41LooperTriS$66,475,0422,993$66,486,205100.0%9/28/12
42Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness ProtectionLGF$65,653,2422,161$65,653,242100.0%6/29/12
43BattleshipUni.$65,422,6253,702$65,422,625100.0%5/18/12
44Mirror MirrorRela.$64,935,1673,618$64,935,167100.0%3/30/12
45Chronicle (2012)Fox$64,575,1752,908$64,575,175100.0%2/3/12
46Pitch PerfectUni.$64,427,3682,787$65,001,09399.1%9/28/12
47Hope SpringsSony$63,536,0112,441$63,536,011100.0%8/8/12
48Sherlock Holmes: A Game of ShadowsWB$62,796,7893,703$186,848,41833.6%12/16/11
49Underworld AwakeningSGem$62,321,0393,078$62,321,039100.0%1/20/12
50The Lucky OneWB$60,457,1383,175$60,457,138100.0%4/20/12
51The DictatorPar.$59,650,2223,014$59,650,222100.0%5/16/12
52Total Recall (2012)Sony$58,877,9693,601$58,877,969100.0%8/3/12
53Titanic 3DPar.$57,884,1143,674$57,884,114100.0%4/4/12
54American ReunionUni.$57,011,5213,203$57,011,521100.0%4/6/12
55ParaNormanFocus$55,995,9883,455$56,003,051100.0%8/17/12
56This Means WarFox$54,760,7913,189$54,760,791100.0%2/17/12
57Project XWB$54,731,8653,055$54,731,865100.0%3/2/12
58The Woman in BlackCBS$54,333,2902,856$54,333,290100.0%2/3/12
59Paranormal Activity 4Par.$53,886,9943,412$53,921,30099.9%10/19/12
60The Devil InsidePar.$53,261,9442,551$53,261,944100.0%1/6/12
61The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)Sony$52,177,1032,950$102,515,79350.9%12/21/11
62The Odd Life of Timothy GreenBV$51,819,6722,717$51,854,87599.9%8/15/12
63Ghost Rider: Spirit of VengeanceSony$51,774,0023,174$51,774,002100.0%2/17/12
64The GreyORF$51,580,2363,208$51,580,236100.0%1/27/12
65Red TailsFox$49,876,3772,573$49,876,377100.0%1/20/12
66The PossessionLGF$49,130,1542,860$49,130,154100.0%8/31/12
67Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog DaysFox$49,008,6623,401$49,008,662100.0%8/3/12
68SinisterLG/S$48,061,5562,542$48,086,90399.9%10/12/12
69Beauty and the Beast (3D)BV$47,617,0672,625$47,617,067100.0%1/13/12
70Jack ReacherPar.$47,550,6423,352$80,070,73659.4%12/21/12
71Savages (2012)Uni.$47,382,0682,635$47,382,068100.0%7/6/12
72The Best Exotic Marigold HotelFoxS$46,412,0411,298$46,412,041100.0%5/4/12
73Moonrise KingdomFocus$45,512,466924$45,512,466100.0%5/25/12
74Alvin and the Chipmunks: ChipwreckedFox$44,959,5463,724$133,110,74233.8%12/16/11
75The Three StoogesFox$44,338,2243,482$44,338,224100.0%4/13/12
76The DescendantsFoxS$44,209,1292,038$82,584,16053.5%11/16/11
77Here Comes the BoomSony$43,599,6563,014$45,290,31896.3%10/12/12
78War HorseBV$43,532,6822,856$79,884,87954.5%12/25/11
79Red Dawn (2012)FD$43,468,0522,781$44,806,78397.0%11/21/12
80Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (in 3D)Fox$43,456,3822,655$43,456,382100.0%2/10/12
81Resident Evil: RetributionSGem$42,345,5313,016$42,345,531100.0%9/14/12
82The Cabin in the WoodsLGF$42,073,2772,811$42,073,277100.0%4/13/12
83What to Expect When You're ExpectingLGF$41,152,2033,021$41,152,203100.0%5/18/12
84Finding Nemo (3D)BV$41,047,1382,904$41,128,28399.8%9/14/12
85End of WatchORF$40,766,7342,780$41,003,37199.4%9/21/12
86The ArtistWein.$40,075,1031,756$44,671,68289.7%11/25/11
87This Is 40Uni.$38,951,9602,914$67,544,50557.7%12/21/12
88We Bought a ZooFox$38,785,0973,170$75,624,55051.3%12/23/11
89Rock of AgesWB (NL)$38,518,6133,470$38,518,613100.0%6/15/12
90Abraham Lincoln: Vampire HunterFox$37,519,1393,109$37,519,139100.0%6/22/12
91LawlessWein.$37,400,1273,138$37,400,127100.0%8/29/12
92That's My BoySony$36,931,0893,030$36,931,089100.0%6/15/12
93Trouble with the CurveWB$35,763,1373,212$35,763,137100.0%9/21/12
94The WatchFox$35,353,0003,168$35,353,000100.0%7/27/12
95Step Up RevolutionLG/S$35,074,6772,606$35,074,677100.0%7/27/12
96Tyler Perry's Good DeedsLGF$35,025,7912,132$35,025,791100.0%2/24/12
97FrankenweenieBV$34,735,5773,005$35,291,06898.4%10/5/12
98Parental GuidanceFox$33,993,3503,367$77,267,29644.0%12/25/12
99The Adventures of TintinPar.$33,739,8043,087$77,591,83143.5%12/21/11
1002016 Obama's AmericaRM$33,449,0862,017$33,449,086100.0%7/13/12
Summary of 806 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$10,837,362,644----
Averages:$13,445,859----
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