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Ron Howard


RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $260,044,825 3,256 $55,082,330 3,127 11/17/00
2 The Da Vinci Code Sony $217,536,138 3,757 $77,073,388 3,735 5/19/06
3 A Beautiful Mind Uni. $170,742,341 2,250 $367,151 11 12/21/01
4 Angels & Demons Sony $133,375,846 3,527 $46,204,168 3,527 5/15/09
5 Cowboys & Aliens Uni. $100,240,551 3,754 $36,431,290 3,750 7/29/11
6 Cinderella Man Uni. $61,649,911 2,820 $18,320,205 2,812 6/3/05
7 Far and Away Uni. $58,883,840 1,885 $10,194,520 1,583 5/22/92
8 Curious George Uni. $58,360,760 2,609 $14,703,405 2,566 2/10/06
9 The Dark Tower Sony $50,701,325 3,451 $19,153,698 3,451 8/4/17
10 The Dilemma Uni. $48,475,290 2,943 $17,816,230 2,940 1/14/11
11 J. Edgar WB $37,306,030 1,985 $11,217,324 1,910 11/9/11
12 Gung Ho
(executive)
Par. $36,611,610 1,175 $7,170,830 1,150 3/14/86
13 The 'Burbs Uni. $36,601,993 1,956 $11,101,197 1,952 2/17/89
14 Changeling Uni. $35,739,802 1,896 $489,015 15 10/24/08
15 Inferno Sony $34,343,574 3,576 $14,860,425 3,576 10/28/16
16 The Spy Who Dumped Me LGF $33,562,069 3,111 $12,103,043 3,111 8/3/18
17 The Missing SonR $27,011,180 2,756 $10,833,633 2,756 11/26/03
18 Rush (2013) Uni. $26,947,624 2,308 $187,289 5 9/20/13
19 EDtv Uni. $22,431,897 2,631 $8,311,290 2,627 3/26/99
20 The Alamo (2004) BV $22,414,961 2,609 $9,124,701 2,609 4/9/04
21 Frost/Nixon Uni. $18,622,031 1,105 $180,708 3 12/5/08
22 The Chamber Uni. $14,551,359 2,032 $5,612,095 2,026 10/11/96
23 Clean and Sober
(executive)
WB $8,674,093 675 $2,205,628 673 8/12/88
24 Inventing the Abbotts Fox $5,936,344 898 $2,301,138 898 4/4/97
25 No Man's Land (1987)
(executive)
Orion $2,877,571 510 $1,088,273 510 10/23/87
26 The Good Lie WB $2,722,209 461 $841,422 461 10/3/14
27 Vibes
(executive)
Col. $1,883,811 1,003 $916,482 1,003 8/5/88
28 Leo and Loree
(executive)
MGM $517,988 - n/a - 2/29/80
29 Closet Land Uni. $259,012 153 $121,635 153 3/6/91
30 Restless (2011) SPC $163,265 126 $15,467 5 9/16/11
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (30): $1,529,189,250
Average: $50,972,975
Opening Gross Average (21): $18,606,525 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $439,696,400 $260,044,825 11/17/00
2 The Da Vinci Code Sony $303,554,300 $217,536,138 5/19/06
3 A Beautiful Mind Uni. $268,850,500 $170,742,341 12/21/01
4 Angels & Demons Sony $163,412,200 $133,375,846 5/15/09
5 Far and Away Uni. $129,686,300 $58,883,840 5/22/92
6 Cowboys & Aliens Uni. $115,404,400 $100,240,551 7/29/11
7 Gung Ho Par. $90,196,800 $36,611,610 3/14/86
8 Cinderella Man Uni. $87,906,500 $61,649,911 6/3/05
9 The 'Burbs Uni. $84,267,600 $36,601,993 2/17/89
10 Curious George Uni. $81,437,800 $58,360,760 2/10/06
11 The Dilemma Uni. $56,369,500 $48,475,290 1/14/11
12 The Dark Tower Sony $51,886,100 $50,701,325 8/4/17
13 Changeling Uni. $45,483,000 $35,739,802 10/24/08
14 J. Edgar WB $43,534,500 $37,306,030 11/9/11
15 The Missing SonR $40,887,800 $27,011,180 11/26/03
16 EDtv Uni. $40,359,800 $22,431,897 3/26/99
17 Inferno Sony $35,710,200 $34,343,574 10/28/16
18 The Spy Who Dumped Me LGF $34,740,400 $33,562,069 8/3/18
19 The Alamo (2004) BV $32,990,800 $22,414,961 4/9/04
20 The Chamber Uni. $30,090,400 $14,551,359 10/11/96
21 Rush (2013) Uni. $29,515,800 $26,947,624 9/20/13
22 Frost/Nixon Uni. $22,920,100 $18,622,031 12/5/08
23 Clean and Sober WB $19,289,800 $8,674,093 8/12/88
24 Inventing the Abbotts Fox $11,821,000 $5,936,344 4/4/97
25 No Man's Land (1987) Orion $6,726,600 $2,877,571 10/23/87
26 Vibes Col. $4,189,300 $1,883,811 8/5/88
27 The Good Lie WB $2,998,600 $2,722,209 10/3/14
28 Leo and Loree MGM $1,760,000 $517,988 2/29/80
29 Closet Land Uni. $562,300 $259,012 3/6/91
30 Restless (2011) SPC $189,800 $163,265 9/16/11
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $2,276,438,300
Average: $75,881,300


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Da Vinci Code Sony $758.2 $217.5 28.7% $540.7 71.3% 2006
Angels & Demons Sony $485.9 $133.4 27.4% $352.6 72.6% 2009
How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $345.1 $260.0 75.3% $85.1 24.7% 2000
A Beautiful Mind Uni. $313.5 $170.7 54.5% $142.8 45.5% 2001
Inferno Sony $220.0 $34.3 15.6% $185.7 84.4% 2016
Cowboys & Aliens Uni. $174.8 $100.2 57.3% $74.6 42.7% 2011
Far and Away Uni. $137.8 $58.9 42.7% $78.9 57.3% 1992
The Dark Tower Sony $113.2 $50.7 44.8% $62.5 55.2% 2017
Changeling Uni. $113.0 $35.7 31.6% $77.3 68.4% 2008
Cinderella Man Uni. $108.5 $61.6 56.8% $46.9 43.2% 2005
Rush (2013) Uni. $90.2 $26.9 29.9% $63.3 70.1% 2013
J. Edgar WB $84.9 $37.3 43.9% $47.6 56.1% 2011
The Spy Who Dumped Me LGF $75.3 $33.6 44.6% $41.8 55.4% 2018
Curious George Uni. $69.8 $58.4 83.6% $11.5 16.4% 2006
The Dilemma Uni. $69.7 $48.5 69.5% $21.2 30.5% 2011
The 'Burbs Uni. $49.1 $36.6 74.5% $12.5 25.5% 1989
The Missing SonR $38.4 $27.0 70.4% $11.4 29.6% 2003
EDtv Uni. $35.2 $22.4 63.6% $12.8 36.4% 1999
Frost/Nixon Uni. $27.4 $18.6 67.9% $8.8 32.1% 2008
The Alamo (2004) BV $25.8 $22.4 86.8% $3.4 13.2% 2004
The Chamber Uni. $22.5 $14.6 64.6% $8.0 35.4% 1996
The Good Lie WB $2.7 $2.7 100% n/a 0% 2014
Restless (2011) SPC $163k $163k 100% n/a 0% 2011
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $3,361.7 million




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