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Denzel Washington


DateTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersRank
7/20/18 The Equalizer 2 Sony $102,084,362 3,388 $36,011,640 3,388 4
11/17/17 Roman J. Israel, Esq. Sony $11,962,778 1,669 $61,999 4 40
12/16/16 Fences Par. $57,682,904 2,368 $129,462 4 23
9/23/16 The Magnificent Seven (2016) Sony $93,432,655 3,696 $34,703,397 3,674 9
9/26/14 The Equalizer Sony $101,530,738 3,236 $34,137,828 3,236 5
8/2/13 2 Guns Uni. $75,612,460 3,028 $27,059,130 3,025 16
11/2/12 Flight Par. $93,772,375 2,638 $24,900,566 1,884 8
2/10/12 Safe House Uni. $126,373,434 3,121 $40,172,720 3,119 2
11/12/10 Unstoppable Fox $81,562,942 3,261 $22,688,457 3,207 12
1/15/10 The Book of Eli WB $94,835,059 3,111 $32,789,494 3,111 7
6/12/09 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Sony $65,452,312 3,077 $23,373,102 3,074 20
12/25/07 The Great Debaters MGM/W $30,236,407 1,290 $6,005,180 1,171 29
11/2/07 American Gangster Uni. $130,164,645 3,110 $43,565,135 3,054 1
11/22/06 Deja Vu BV $64,038,616 3,108 $20,574,802 3,108 21
3/24/06 Inside Man Uni. $88,513,495 2,867 $28,954,945 2,818 11
7/30/04 The Manchurian Candidate Par. $65,955,630 2,867 $20,018,620 2,867 19
4/21/04 Man on Fire Fox $77,911,774 2,986 $22,751,490 2,980 13
10/3/03 Out of Time MGM $41,088,845 3,076 $16,185,316 3,076 27
12/19/02 Antwone Fisher FoxS $21,078,145 1,021 $210,013 15 37
2/15/02 John Q. NL $71,756,802 2,505 $20,275,194 2,466 17
10/5/01 Training Day WB $76,631,907 2,712 $22,550,788 2,712 15
9/29/00 Remember the Titans BV $115,654,751 2,803 $20,905,831 1,865 3
12/29/99 The Hurricane Uni. $50,699,241 2,148 $384,640 11 24
11/5/99 The Bone Collector Uni. $66,518,655 2,623 $16,712,020 2,587 18
11/6/98 The Siege Fox $40,981,289 2,582 $13,931,285 2,541 28
5/1/98 He Got Game BV $21,567,853 1,414 $7,610,663 1,319 36
1/16/98 Fallen WB $25,232,289 2,448 $10,401,586 2,448 31
12/13/96 The Preacher's Wife BV $48,102,795 2,008 $7,649,752 1,783 26
7/12/96 Courage Under Fire Fox $59,031,057 2,001 $12,501,586 1,986 22
9/29/95 Devil in a Blue Dress Sony $16,140,822 1,432 $5,422,385 1,432 39
8/4/95 Virtuosity Par. $24,047,675 2,012 $8,309,869 2,012 32
5/12/95 Crimson Tide BV $91,387,195 2,514 $18,612,190 2,382 10
12/24/93 Philadelphia TriS $77,446,440 1,604 $143,433 4 14
12/17/93 The Pelican Brief WB $100,768,056 2,022 $16,864,404 1,993 6
5/7/93 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $22,549,338 204 $108,617 3 33
11/20/92 Malcolm X WB $48,169,910 1,249 $9,871,125 1,124 25
2/5/92 Mississippi Masala Gold. $7,308,786 335 $45,831 2 42
10/4/91 Ricochet WB $21,756,163 1,560 $4,831,181 1,560 35
8/3/90 Mo' Better Blues Uni. $16,153,593 572 $4,387,360 544 38
2/2/90 Heart Condition NL $4,134,992 885 $2,149,786 885 45
12/14/89 Glory TriS $26,828,365 811 $63,661 3 30
5/19/89 For Queen and Country Atl $191,051 33 $62,771 33 47
2/17/89 The Mighty Quinn MGM $4,557,214 234 $1,429,306 234 44
11/6/87 Cry Freedom Uni. $5,899,797 479 $318,723 27 43
1/31/86 Power Fox $3,800,000 770 $1,854,200 770 46
9/14/84 A Soldier's Story Col. $21,821,347 581 $156,383 5 34
9/25/81 Carbon Copy Emb $9,566,593 - n/a - 41
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (47): $2,501,993,552
Average: $53,233,905
Opening Gross Average (33): $19,222,596 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Pelican Brief WB $224,500,600 $100,768,056 12/17/93
2 Remember the Titans BV $198,713,200 $115,654,751 9/29/00
3 Crimson Tide BV $194,749,200 $91,387,195 5/12/95
4 American Gangster Uni. $175,300,600 $130,164,645 11/2/07
5 Philadelphia TriS $171,761,800 $77,446,440 12/24/93
6 Safe House Uni. $147,820,000 $126,373,434 2/10/12
7 Training Day WB $125,508,500 $76,631,907 10/5/01
8 Inside Man Uni. $125,270,300 $88,513,495 3/24/06
9 Courage Under Fire Fox $123,805,000 $59,031,057 7/12/96
10 The Bone Collector Uni. $121,054,500 $66,518,655 11/5/99
11 Man on Fire Fox $116,303,100 $77,911,774 4/21/04
12 John Q. NL $114,489,800 $71,756,802 2/15/02
13 The Equalizer Sony $113,413,400 $101,530,738 9/26/14
14 The Book of Eli WB $110,590,100 $94,835,059 1/15/10
15 Flight Par. $108,021,100 $93,772,375 11/2/12
16 Malcolm X WB $107,628,200 $48,169,910 11/20/92
17 The Equalizer 2 Sony $100,887,200 $102,084,362 7/20/18
18 The Magnificent Seven (2016) Sony $100,127,600 $93,432,655 9/23/16
19 The Preacher's Wife BV $98,748,500 $48,102,795 12/13/96
20 The Manchurian Candidate Par. $98,455,500 $65,955,630 7/30/04
21 Unstoppable Fox $94,450,900 $81,562,942 11/12/10
22 Deja Vu BV $90,411,700 $64,038,616 11/22/06
23 2 Guns Uni. $89,339,300 $75,612,460 8/2/13
24 The Hurricane Uni. $87,211,600 $50,699,241 12/29/99
25 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Sony $81,332,800 $65,452,312 6/12/09
26 The Siege Fox $80,365,700 $40,981,289 11/6/98
27 Out of Time MGM $63,163,900 $41,088,845 10/3/03
28 Fences Par. $60,606,300 $57,682,904 12/16/16
29 A Soldier's Story Col. $59,781,300 $21,821,347 9/14/84
30 Glory TriS $58,827,900 $26,828,365 12/14/89
31 Virtuosity Par. $51,246,400 $24,047,675 8/4/95
32 Much Ado About Nothing Gold. $50,490,900 $22,549,338 5/7/93
33 Fallen WB $49,872,800 $25,232,289 1/16/98
34 Ricochet WB $47,904,900 $21,756,163 10/4/91
35 He Got Game BV $42,629,900 $21,567,853 5/1/98
36 The Great Debaters MGM/W $39,446,000 $30,236,407 12/25/07
37 Mo' Better Blues Uni. $35,400,400 $16,153,593 8/3/90
38 Devil in a Blue Dress Sony $34,396,700 $16,140,822 9/29/95
39 Antwone Fisher FoxS $32,473,600 $21,078,145 12/19/02
40 Carbon Copy Emb $31,900,100 $9,566,593 9/25/81
41 Mississippi Masala Gold. $16,325,900 $7,308,786 2/5/92
42 Cry Freedom Uni. $13,443,000 $5,899,797 11/6/87
43 Roman J. Israel, Esq. Sony $12,080,100 $11,962,778 11/17/17
44 The Mighty Quinn MGM $10,641,200 $4,557,214 2/17/89
45 Power Fox $9,494,900 $3,800,000 1/31/86
46 Heart Condition NL $9,061,800 $4,134,992 2/2/90
47 For Queen and Country Atl $446,100 $191,051 5/19/89
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $3,929,894,300
Average: $83,614,800


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
American Gangster Uni. $266.5 $130.2 48.8% $136.3 51.2% 2007
Safe House Uni. $208.1 $126.4 60.7% $81.7 39.3% 2012
Philadelphia TriS $206.7 $77.4 37.5% $129.2 62.5% 1993
The Pelican Brief WB $195.3 $100.8 51.6% $94.5 48.4% 1993
The Equalizer Sony $192.3 $101.5 52.8% $90.8 47.2% 2014
Inside Man Uni. $184.4 $88.5 48% $95.9 52% 2006
The Equalizer 2 Sony $183.7 $102.1 55.6% $81.6 44.4% 2018
Deja Vu BV $180.6 $64.0 35.5% $116.5 64.5% 2006
Unstoppable Fox $167.8 $81.6 48.6% $86.2 51.4% 2010
The Magnificent Seven (2016) Sony $162.4 $93.4 57.5% $68.9 42.5% 2016
Flight Par. $161.8 $93.8 58% $68.0 42% 2012
Crimson Tide BV $157.4 $91.4 58.1% $66.0 41.9% 1995
The Book of Eli WB $157.1 $94.8 60.4% $62.3 39.6% 2010
The Bone Collector Uni. $151.5 $66.5 43.9% $85.0 56.1% 1999
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Sony $150.2 $65.5 43.6% $84.7 56.4% 2009
Remember the Titans BV $136.7 $115.7 84.6% $21.1 15.4% 2000
2 Guns Uni. $131.9 $75.6 57.3% $56.3 42.7% 2013
Man on Fire Fox $130.3 $77.9 59.8% $52.4 40.2% 2004
The Siege Fox $116.7 $41.0 35.1% $75.7 64.9% 1998
Training Day WB $104.9 $76.6 73.1% $28.2 26.9% 2001
John Q. NL $102.2 $71.8 70.2% $30.5 29.8% 2002
Courage Under Fire Fox $100.9 $59.0 58.5% $41.8 41.5% 1996
The Manchurian Candidate Par. $96.1 $66.0 68.6% $30.2 31.4% 2004
The Hurricane Uni. $74.0 $50.7 68.6% $23.3 31.4% 1999
Fences Par. $64.4 $57.7 89.5% $6.7 10.5% 2016
Out of Time MGM $55.5 $41.1 74% $14.4 26% 2003
The Great Debaters MGM/W $30.2 $30.2 100% n/a 0% 2007
Antwone Fisher FoxS $23.4 $21.1 90.2% $2.3 9.8% 2002
Roman J. Israel, Esq. Sony $13.0 $12.0 91.8% $1.1 8.2% 2017
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $3,905.7 million




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