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

Data as of May 13, 16:41 PDT
Rank Release Total Gross Top Rank Overall Rank Year Distributor
1Billy Elliot$25,233,762123332000-
2What Lies Beneath$19,911,07513447--
3Charlie's Angels$18,752,7788475--
4Evita$18,218,65835484-Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures
5How the Grinch Stole Christmas
2020 Re-release
$18,024,1529440-United International Pictures (UIP)
6Spies in Disguise$10,168,44668732019Walt Disney Pictures
7Just Go with It$9,287,54469462011Sony Pictures Releasing
8Surf's Up$9,206,10779522007Sony Pictures Releasing
9There Will Be Blood$9,189,48079542008Walt Disney Pictures
10Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)$8,764,1787994201520th Century Fox International
11The Reader$8,469,23371,0212009Entertainment Film Distributors
12The Railway Man$8,455,26961,0222014-
13Space Chimps$7,286,70071,1512008Entertainment Film Distributors
14Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom$7,190,81771,158201420th Century Fox International
15The Boy in the Striped Pajamas$7,162,90061,1612008Walt Disney Pictures
16The Kite Runner$7,141,35281,1652007Paramount Pictures International
17The Nut Job$7,076,98561,1742014Warner Bros.
18Spy Kids 4-D: All the Time in the World$6,889,00861,1912011Entertainment Film Distributors
19Pete's Dragon$6,853,71561,1972016Walt Disney Pictures
20The Help$6,845,37361,1992011Walt Disney Pictures
21The Hours$6,732,54781,2112003-
22Blade Runner
Secret Cinema/Final Cut
$6,378,59061,2482018Warner Bros.
23The Book of Eli$6,294,24761,2532010Entertainment Film Distributors
24About Schmidt$6,247,39261,2602003-
25Son of the Mask$6,146,01261,2692005Entertainment Film Distributors
26Hacksaw Ridge$6,137,78261,2712017Lionsgate
27Ladies in Lavender$6,086,90271,2752004Entertainment Film Distributors
28Girl with a Pearl Earring$5,957,13981,2852004-
29National Theatre Live: Fleabag$5,942,54561,2872019National Theatre
30Zookeeper$5,748,51161,3052011Sony Pictures Releasing
31The Ghost Writer$5,719,38761,3082010Optimum Releasing
32Moulin Rouge!
2017 Re-release
$5,714,7018227201720th Century Fox International
33Made in Dagenham$5,714,59761,3092010Paramount Pictures International
34Volver$5,676,14481,3142006Pathé
35Definitely, Maybe$5,672,72461,3162008Universal Pictures International (UPI)
36Back to the Future
2014 Re-release
$5,628,87661,2922014Universal Pictures International (UPI)
37Coyote Ugly$5,625,636141,320--
38The Commuter$5,573,65861,3272018StudioCanal
39Pan's Labyrinth$5,556,15281,3292006Optimum Releasing
40Star Wars: The Clone Wars$5,510,30061,3382008Warner Bros.
41The Lives of Others$5,495,59991,3422007Lionsgate
42Remember Me$5,494,63871,3432010Entertainment One
43March of the Penguins$5,490,89171,3452005Warner Bros.
44Peter Pan 2: Return to Never Land$5,337,21861,3662002-
45The Purge$5,333,02861,3692013Universal Pictures International (UPI)
46Iris$5,200,17861,3932002-
47Delivery Man$5,146,75971,4012014-
48Babel$5,133,43661,4052007Paramount Pictures International
49My Little Pony: The Movie$4,997,40861,4202017Lionsgate
50Get Over It$4,972,79771,424--
51Senna$4,938,22061,4262011Universal Pictures International (UPI)
52The Producers$4,919,69961,4272006Sony Pictures Releasing
53The Motorcycle Diaries$4,914,28681,4292004Pathé
54Calvary$4,891,03571,4332014-
55Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day$4,881,80371,4362014Walt Disney Pictures
56Duck Duck Goose$4,866,09871,4372018Entertainment Film Distributors
57Earth to Echo$4,842,88561,4382014-
58Boyhood$4,840,25161,4402014Universal Pictures International (UPI)
59Alpha and Omega$4,770,51961,4512010Lionsgate
60Leap!$4,761,33481,4522016Entertainment One
61The Ides of March$4,731,75981,4602011Entertainment One
62The Family Man$4,700,55261,467--
63The Pink Panther 2$4,675,65381,4752009Sony Pictures Releasing
64The Skeleton Key$4,667,99661,4762005United International Pictures (UIP)
65Touching the Void$4,616,44091,4792003-
66Lights Out$4,600,00061,4832016Warner Bros.
67Top Cat: The Movie$4,567,69861,4882012-
68Manchester by the Sea$4,561,09261,4902017StudioCanal
69Monster$4,554,71981,4912004-
70Den of Thieves$4,536,00061,4952018STX International
71The International$4,458,45261,5062009Sony Pictures Releasing
72Vera Drake$4,443,255111,5142005Momentum Pictures
73All the Money in the World$4,438,86761,5162018Sony Pictures Releasing
74Balls of Fury$4,425,91071,5182007Universal Pictures International (UPI)
75Room$4,418,83471,5212016StudioCanal
76Nightcrawler$4,408,15361,5242014-
77West Is West$4,401,34191,5262011Icon Film Distribution
78Good Night, and Good Luck.$4,400,07171,5272006Redbus Film Distribution
79RED 2$4,398,56371,5292013-
80Midnight in Paris$4,391,38161,5332011Warner Bros.
81Match Point$4,370,25471,5372006Icon Film Distribution
82Vicky Cristina Barcelona$4,330,96291,5422009Optimum Releasing
83Animals United$4,307,58071,5462010-
84Man on Fire$4,305,24161,547200420th Century Fox International
85A Wrinkle in Time$4,292,68361,5492018Walt Disney Pictures
86Mystic River$4,284,05671,5512003-
87Diary of a Wimpy Kid$4,283,60181,553201020th Century Fox International
88Romeo + Juliet
2018 Re-release
$4,280,2319742201820th Century Fox International
89I, Daniel Blake$4,275,01891,5552016Entertainment One
90National Theatre Live: Hamlet$4,263,656171,558--
91Warm Bodies$4,250,34361,5602013Entertainment One
92Ray$4,229,29771,5632005United International Pictures (UIP)
93Playing with Fire$4,219,13571,5642019Paramount Pictures International
94Michael Clayton$4,211,73961,5652007Pathé
95Race to Witch Mountain$4,180,11961,5702009Walt Disney Pictures
96It's a Wonderful Life
2007 Re-release
$4,163,33881,3882007Park Circus
97Hamlet
2018 Re-release
$4,157,872181,575-Picturehouse Entertainment
98The Harry Hill Movie$4,107,20871,5862013-
99Inside Llewyn Davis$4,104,57161,5872014-
100The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D$4,104,03781,5882005Sony Pictures Releasing
101Cuban Fury$4,087,34671,5922014-
102No Strings Attached$4,054,97981,5952011Paramount Pictures International
103Missing Link$4,047,76561,5962019Lionsgate
104A Single Man$4,035,99781,6002010Icon Film Distribution
105The Pianist$3,998,172101,6062003-
106Notorious$3,996,75871,607200920th Century Fox International
107Julie & Julia$3,996,29261,6082009Sony Pictures Releasing
108The Bucket List$3,990,85161,6102008Warner Bros.
109Carol$3,976,88871,6122015StudioCanal
110The Ant Bully$3,971,52681,6132006Warner Bros.
111The Spy Next Door
2010 Re-release
$3,971,15961,6142010Paramount Pictures International
112Man on a Ledge$3,930,16461,6212012Entertainment One
113Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna$3,904,07361,6242006Yash Raj Films
114Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast$3,899,31771,6262014Walt Disney Pictures
115Swallows and Amazons$3,898,58081,6272016StudioCanal
116One Chance$3,892,89561,6282013-
117The Grudge 2$3,879,93861,6322006United International Pictures (UIP)
118Get Santa$3,863,40361,6372014Warner Bros.
119The Sitter$3,862,16661,638201220th Century Fox International
120Frankenweenie$3,839,37461,6402012Walt Disney Pictures
121City of God$3,819,02761,6492003-
122All Creatures Big And Small$3,809,18271,6532015Entertainment One
123Good Boys$3,805,35961,6552019Universal Pictures International (UPI)
124Nocturnal Animals$3,788,12961,6592016Universal Pictures International (UPI)
125Jackie$3,788,07461,6602017Entertainment One
126Proof of Life$3,748,68361,6672001-
127Justin Bieber: Never Say Never$3,741,69591,6692011Paramount Pictures International
128Selma$3,738,07761,671201520th Century Fox International
129Wild Rose$3,734,60261,6732019Entertainment One
130The Wrestler$3,734,05081,6742009Optimum Releasing
131Dolphin Tale$3,714,82171,6772011Warner Bros.
132Four Lions$3,705,57061,6782010Optimum Releasing
133Phantom Thread$3,701,774101,6792018Universal Pictures International (UPI)
134Get Rich or Die Tryin'$3,699,93371,6802006United International Pictures (UIP)
135We Own the Night$3,699,59261,6812007Universal Pictures International (UPI)
136Bajrangi Bhaijaan$3,699,38371,6842015Eros International
137From Hell$3,664,70561,6912002-
138Burke and Hare$3,661,21761,6932010Entertainment Film Distributors
139The Road$3,641,28661,696-Icon Film Distribution
140Intermission$3,640,16491,6972003-
141The Children Act$3,632,786111,6992018Entertainment One
142The Score$3,623,13561,7022001-
143Kal Ho Naa Ho$3,612,91361,7042003-
144Peppa Pig: The Golden Boots$3,593,39561,7102015Entertainment One
145Great Expectations$3,575,49761,7142012Lionsgate
146A Monster Calls$3,552,29971,7192017Entertainment One
147In the Loop$3,545,74661,7212009Optimum Releasing
148Orphan$3,538,21881,7242009Optimum Releasing
149My Name Is Khan$3,530,54961,726201020th Century Fox International
150Broken Flowers$3,529,34371,7272005Momentum Pictures
151We Need to Talk About Kevin$3,518,62371,7292011Paramount Pictures International
152Untraceable$3,516,57781,7302008Universal Pictures International (UPI)
153Project X$3,513,84961,7312012Warner Bros.
154Lone Survivor$3,495,45861,7342014Universal Pictures International (UPI)
155Never Let Me Go$3,488,88791,736201120th Century Fox International
156Still Alice$3,482,41371,7402015-
157Something Borrowed$3,471,55371,7422011Entertainment Film Distributors
158Ouija: Origin of Evil$3,452,18761,7452016Universal Pictures International (UPI)
159Monsters, Inc.
2012 3D Release
$3,449,1307872013Walt Disney Pictures
160Holmes & Watson$3,442,66461,7472018Sony Pictures Releasing
161The Painted Veil$3,421,28571,7512007Momentum Pictures
162Anuvahood$3,405,48571,7522011Revolver Entertainment
163Thunder and the House of Magic$3,398,10491,7542014-
164An American Haunting$3,394,90561,7552006Lionsgate
165The Orphanage$3,394,112101,7562008Optimum Releasing
166Last Chance Harvey$3,391,32761,7572009Momentum Pictures
167Chennai Express$3,380,074141,7592013-
168Fighting$3,341,47361,7642009Universal Pictures International (UPI)
169La Vie En Rose$3,335,03761,7662007Icon Film Distribution
170The Magdalene Sisters
Canadian Release
$3,318,128111,7692002-
171Contraband$3,312,44661,7712012Universal Pictures International (UPI)
172Creep$3,277,11961,7742005Pathé
173Ghost Ship$3,271,57961,7762003-
174The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature$3,251,113101,7802017Warner Bros.
175Colette$3,247,37771,7812019Lionsgate
176Friday the 13th$3,246,09961,7822009Paramount Pictures International
177The Spirit$3,245,39961,7832009Lionsgate
178Downsizing$3,225,19491,7872018Paramount Pictures International
179Severance$3,221,02271,7902006Pathé
180Mr. Woodcock$3,218,05571,7922007Entertainment Film Distributors
181The Intouchables$3,208,36291,7932012Entertainment Film Distributors
182Shame$3,203,687101,7942012Momentum Pictures
183PK$3,172,20771,7992014UTV Motion Pictures
184The Darjeeling Limited$3,170,95361,800200720th Century Fox International
185August: Osage County$3,167,22771,8012014-
186Moonrise Kingdom$3,156,39971,8052012Universal Pictures International (UPI)
187In America$3,155,07671,8072003-
188Lions for Lambs$3,154,50361,808200720th Century Fox International
189This Is England$3,144,75481,8092007Optimum Releasing
190Official Secrets$3,137,43771,8112019-
191The Mothman Prophecies$3,136,82561,812--
192Texas Chainsaw$3,125,24761,8152013Lionsgate
193Dan in Real Life$3,124,28781,8162008Icon Film Distribution
194The Bad Education Movie$3,121,19681,8172015Entertainment Film Distributors
195Awake$3,105,43771,8182008Icon Film Distribution
196Happy-Go-Lucky$3,105,26291,8192008Momentum Pictures
197Coco Before Chanel$3,080,06091,8222009Optimum Releasing
198The Girl Next Door$3,076,55361,8242004-
199Nerve$3,074,15171,8252016Lionsgate
200Home on the Range$3,054,526101,8312004Buena Vista International