Top-Grossing Movies That Never Hit #1, the Top 5, or Top 10

Rank Release Total Gross Top Rank Overall Rank Year Distributor
1Space Station 3D$93,383,002158112002IMAX
2The Imitation Game$91,125,68368332014The Weinstein Company
3Everest$87,178,599118751998MacGillivray Freeman Films
4Green Book$85,080,17169052018Universal Pictures
5Up in the Air$83,823,38169232009Paramount Pictures
6The Descendants$82,584,16079472011Fox Searchlight Pictures
7The English Patient$78,676,42571,0141996Miramax
8March of the Penguins$77,437,22361,0292005Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
9We Bought a Zoo$75,624,55061,0622011Twentieth Century Fox
10Chocolat$71,509,36371,1452001Miramax
11Sideways$71,503,59381,1462005Fox Searchlight Pictures
12The Big Short$70,259,87061,1732015Paramount Pictures
13The Shape of Water$63,859,43581,3182017Fox Searchlight Pictures
14Fantasia 2000$60,655,420111,3902000Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
15The Grand Budapest Hotel$59,301,32461,4342014Fox Searchlight Pictures
16The Secret Life of Walter Mitty$58,236,83871,4622013Twentieth Century Fox
17Fences$57,682,90461,4802016Paramount Pictures
18The Cider House Rules$57,545,09261,4822000Miramax
19Life Is Beautiful$57,247,38481,4811999Miramax
20Annie$57,059,00361,5011982Columbia Pictures
21Midnight in Paris$56,817,04571,5112011Sony Pictures Classics
2212 Years a Slave$56,671,99371,5142013Fox Searchlight Pictures
23Darkest Hour$56,468,41081,5212017Focus Features
24The Queen$56,441,71191,5232006Miramax
25Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri$54,513,74071,5822017Fox Searchlight Pictures
26P.S. I Love You$53,695,80861,6042007Warner Bros.
27T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$53,354,743161,6151998IMAX
28Hubble 3D$52,514,236171,6442010Warner Bros.
29The Odd Life of Timothy Green$51,854,87561,6692012Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
30Finding Forrester$51,804,71461,6702001Sony Pictures Releasing
31Lion$51,738,90591,6742017The Weinstein Company
32Finding Neverland$51,680,61381,6792004Miramax
33Amadeus$51,564,28081,6641985Orion Pictures
34The Phantom of the Opera$51,268,81591,6902004Warner Bros.
35Atonement$50,927,06791,7032008Focus Features
36Mighty Joe Young$50,632,03761,7201998Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
37Uncut Gems$49,824,03171,7532019A24
38Bugsy$49,114,01671,7721991TriStar Pictures
39Lady Bird$48,958,27381,7772017A24
40Peter Pan$48,462,60861,7892003Universal Pictures
41Vice$47,836,28261,8162018Annapurna Pictures
42Manchester by the Sea$47,695,37161,8212016Roadside Attractions
43Munich$47,403,68561,8302006Universal Pictures
44Kate & Leopold$47,121,85971,8402001Miramax
45The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel$46,412,04161,8712012Fox Searchlight Pictures
46Deep Sea$46,408,403161,8722006Warner Bros.
47O Brother, Where Art Thou?$45,512,58891,9032001Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
48Moonrise Kingdom$45,512,46671,9042012Focus Features
49Spotlight$45,055,77681,9192015Open Road Films (II)
50Parasite$44,990,25371,9252019Neon
51Red Dawn$44,806,78371,9362012FilmDistrict
52The Artist$44,671,682111,9422012The Weinstein Company
53Lost in Translation$44,585,45371,9442003Focus Features
54Napoleon Dynamite$44,540,95681,9462004Fox Searchlight Pictures
55St. Vincent$44,137,71261,9582014The Weinstein Company
56The Last Emperor$43,984,23061,9661988Columbia Pictures
57Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore$43,585,75361,9852010Warner Bros.
58We Are Marshall$43,545,36471,9892006Warner Bros.
59Sense and Sensibility$43,182,77662,0001996Sony Pictures Releasing
60Gulliver's Travels$42,779,26182,0202010Twentieth Century Fox
61Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)$42,340,59892,0422014Fox Searchlight Pictures
62Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem$41,797,06662,0662007Twentieth Century Fox
63The Hours$41,675,99492,0692003Paramount Pictures
64Gosford Park$41,308,61592,0832002USA Films
65The Water Horse$40,946,25582,1022007Revolution Studios
66Paddington 2$40,891,59162,1082018Warner Bros.
67The Star$40,852,82462,1072017Sony Pictures Releasing
68Mysteries of Egypt$40,593,486132,1201998IMAX
69I Am Sam$40,311,85272,1362002New Line Cinema
70There Will Be Blood$40,222,51492,1422008Paramount Vantage
71The Piano$40,157,85692,1461994Miramax
72The Wild Thornberrys Movie$40,108,69762,1492002Paramount Pictures
73Crazy Heart$39,464,30682,1782010Fox Searchlight Pictures
74Dead Man Walking$39,363,63562,1831996Gramercy Pictures (I)
75Second Act$39,282,22772,1862018STX Entertainment
76Anna and the King$39,263,42062,1881999Twentieth Century Fox
77Earth to Echo$38,934,84262,2072014Relativity Media
78Nerve$38,583,62682,2192016Lionsgate
79Pride & Prejudice$38,405,08862,2282005Focus Features
8047 Ronin$38,362,47592,2322013Universal Pictures
81Brooklyn$38,322,74392,2352015Fox Searchlight Pictures
82Ninja Assassin$38,122,88362,2472009Warner Bros.
83Wild$37,880,35662,2672014Fox Searchlight Pictures
84August: Osage County$37,738,81072,2752014The Weinstein Company
85Philomena$37,709,97982,2772013The Weinstein Company
86Pan's Labyrinth$37,634,61572,2812007Picturehouse
87The Guilt Trip$37,134,21562,3042012Paramount Pictures
88Under the Sea 3D$36,248,707182,3622009Warner Bros.
89Walking with Dinosaurs 3D$36,076,12182,3692013Twentieth Century Fox
90In the Bedroom$35,930,604122,3752002Miramax
91The Theory of Everything$35,893,53772,3782014Focus Features
92Shine$35,892,330112,3791997Fine Line Features
93The Mothman Prophecies$35,746,37062,3872002Screen Gems
94Robin Hood: Men in Tights$35,739,75562,3891993Twentieth Century Fox
95The Indian in the Cupboard$35,656,13162,3921995Paramount Pictures
96The Ringer$35,428,67572,4032005Fox Searchlight Pictures
97Mermaids$35,419,39772,4051990Orion Pictures
98The 5th Wave$34,916,78762,4432016Sony Pictures Releasing
99Man on the Moon$34,607,43062,4591999Universal Pictures
100Mississippi Burning$34,603,94372,4611989Orion Pictures
101Concussion$34,542,47472,4652015Sony Pictures Releasing
102Monster$34,469,21092,4672004Newmarket Films
103Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind$34,400,30172,4702004Focus Features
104Adventures in Babysitting$34,368,47562,4731987Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
105The Favourite$34,366,783112,4742018Fox Searchlight Pictures
106Babel$34,302,83762,4792006Paramount Vantage
107Alexander$34,297,19162,4802004Warner Bros.
108The Reader$34,194,407122,4842009The Weinstein Company
109Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D$34,137,524182,4852005IMAX
110Monsters, Inc.
2012 3D Release
$34,043,00681012012Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
111The Gambler$33,680,99272,5112014Paramount Pictures
112Marmaduke$33,644,78862,5132010Twentieth Century Fox
113R.I.P.D.$33,618,85572,5142013Universal Pictures
1142016: Obama's America$33,449,08672,5252012Rocky Mountain Pictures
115Doubt$33,446,47092,5272008Miramax
116Blue Jasmine$33,405,48192,5302013Sony Pictures Classics
117Monster Trucks$33,370,16672,5322017Paramount Pictures
118Woman in Gold$33,307,79372,5352015The Weinstein Company
119Breach$33,231,26462,5412007Universal Pictures
120Amélie$33,225,49992,5422001Miramax
121Dracula 2000$33,022,76782,5512000Miramax
122The Joy Luck Club$32,901,13662,5571993Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
123The Pianist$32,572,577112,5822003Focus Features
124Bend It Like Beckham$32,543,44992,5852003Fox Searchlight Pictures
125500 Days of Summer$32,391,37492,5952009Fox Searchlight Pictures
126Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain$32,244,05182,6022013Lionsgate
127Silverado$32,192,57062,6081985Columbia Pictures
128Jojo Rabbit$32,125,387112,6152019Fox Searchlight Pictures
129Isle of Dogs$32,015,23172,6252018Fox Searchlight Pictures
130Paper Towns$32,000,30462,6302015Twentieth Century Fox
131Patriots Day$31,886,36162,6372017Lionsgate
132Milk$31,841,29992,6402009Focus Features
133Push$31,811,52762,6412009Summit Entertainment
134Transporter 3$31,715,06272,6492008Lionsgate
135August Rush$31,664,16272,6532007Warner Bros.
136Good Night, and Good Luck.$31,558,00372,6632005Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
137Bombshell$31,549,90662,6642019Lionsgate
138Chef$31,424,00392,6732014Open Road Films (II)
139Monster's Ball$31,273,922122,6792002Lionsgate
140Calendar Girls$31,041,75992,6972004Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
141Robin Hood$30,824,62872,7122018Lionsgate
142I Love Trouble$30,806,19462,7131994Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
143Holmes & Watson$30,573,62672,7292018Sony Pictures Releasing
144The Great Debaters$30,236,407112,7512007-
145How Do You Know$30,212,62082,7542010Sony Pictures Releasing
146Space Chimps$30,105,96872,7632008Twentieth Century Fox
147Elizabeth$30,082,69982,7671999Gramercy Pictures (I)
148Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home$30,077,11162,7681995Warner Bros.
149The Iron Lady$30,017,992102,7752012The Weinstein Company
150I, Tonya$30,014,539122,7762018Neon
151Madeline$29,967,75062,7781998Sony Pictures Releasing
152Green Card$29,888,23562,7801991Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
153Double Take$29,831,583102,7822001Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
154Grudge Match$29,807,260102,7842013Warner Bros.
155Mystery Men$29,762,01162,7871999Universal Pictures
156The Hate U Give$29,719,48362,7912018Twentieth Century Fox
157Peter Pan
1989 Re-release
$29,445,13168721989Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
158Bless the Child$29,381,49472,8022000Paramount Pictures
159Out to Sea$29,022,25262,8201997Twentieth Century Fox
160Nanny McPhee Returns$29,011,21582,8212010Universal Pictures
161Point Break$28,782,48182,8362015Warner Bros.
162Molly's Game$28,780,74472,8372018STX Entertainment
163Capote$28,750,530132,8382006Sony Pictures Classics
164Starman$28,744,35662,8391984Columbia Pictures
165Defiance$28,644,81382,8472009Paramount Vantage
166The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course$28,442,57462,8632002Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
167Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties$28,426,74772,8642006Twentieth Century Fox
168The Shawshank Redemption$28,341,469102,8451994Columbia Pictures
169The Prince and Me$28,176,49762,8722004Paramount Pictures
170Menace II Society$27,912,07282,8841993New Line Cinema
171Moonlight$27,854,932112,8872016A24
172The Majestic$27,807,26682,8912001Warner Bros.
173The Switch$27,779,42672,8952010Miramax
174Do the Right Thing$27,545,44572,9061989Universal Pictures
175Midsommar$27,426,36162,9132019A24
176Florence Foster Jenkins$27,383,77082,9152016Paramount Pictures
177Dallas Buyers Club$27,298,285102,9192013Focus Features
178The Muppet Christmas Carol$27,281,50772,9221992Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
179The Missing$27,011,18072,9402003Revolution Studios
180Hell or High Water$27,007,84492,9412016Lionsgate
181Spy Hard$26,960,19162,9441996Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
182Glory$26,828,365102,9431990TriStar Pictures
183Ricki and the Flash$26,822,14472,9572015TriStar Pictures
184Garden State$26,782,316112,9602004Fox Searchlight Pictures
185Winnie the Pooh$26,692,84662,9652011Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
186The Host$26,627,20162,9682013Open Road Films (II)
187An American Werewolf in Paris$26,570,46372,9721997Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
188Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas$26,483,45262,9792003DreamWorks Distribution
189Pinocchio
1984 Re-release
$26,414,03879161985Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
190Ben-Hur$26,410,47762,9862016Paramount Pictures
191The Art of Racing in the Rain$26,395,64262,9882019Twentieth Century Fox
192I.Q.$26,381,22182,9901994Paramount Pictures
193Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd$26,276,46562,9962003New Line Cinema
194The Wrestler$26,238,243142,9982009Fox Searchlight Pictures
195Ramona and Beezus$26,167,00263,0012010Twentieth Century Fox
196Howards End$25,966,555103,0031992Sony Pictures Classics
197Born to Be Wild$25,950,798183,0142011Warner Bros.
198The Nanny Diaries$25,930,65263,0172007-
199Leap Year$25,918,92063,0202010Universal Pictures
200Frida$25,885,00093,0252002Miramax