End-of-Year Musicals


The Phantom of the Opera


Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street


Les Misérables

Release Summary

Genre Comedy Crime Musical Drama Musical Romance Thriller Drama Music Musical Drama Horror Musical Thriller Drama Musical Romance Drama History Musical Romance War
DistributorMiramax Films Warner Bros. DreamWorks (at Paramount) DreamWorks (at Paramount) The Weinstein Company Universal Pictures
Release DateDec 27, 2002Dec 22, 2004Dec 15, 2006Dec 21, 2007Dec 18, 2009Dec 25, 2012
Domestic Gross $170,687,518$51,268,815$103,365,956$52,898,073$19,676,965$148,809,770
Production Budget$45,000,000$70,000,000$50,000,000$80,000,000$61,000,000
Running Time1 hr 53 min2 hr 23 min2 hr 10 min1 hr 56 min1 hr 58 min2 hr 38 min
MPAA RatingRated PG-13 for sexual content and dialogue, violence and thematic elementsRated PG-13 for brief violent imagesRated PG-13 for language, some sexuality and drug contentRated R for graphic bloody violenceRated PG-13 for sexual content and smokingRated PG-13 for suggestive and sexual material, violence and thematic elements

Domestic Summary

Total Gross $170,687,518$51,268,815$103,365,956$52,898,073$19,676,965$148,809,770
Opening Weekend $2,074,929$4,001,890$378,950$9,300,805$257,232$27,281,735
Opening % of Total1.2%7.8%0.4%17.6%1.3%18.3%
Widest Release2,7011,5152,7971,5071,4122,927
Close DateSep 4, 2003May 12, 2005Apr 19, 2007Mar 20, 2008Mar 18, 2010Apr 4, 2013
In Release370 days / 52 weeks375 days / 53 weeks382 days / 54 weeks377 days / 53 weeks379 days / 54 weeks372 days / 53 weeks
Weekends at #1000000
Weekends in Top 101657326

Worldwide Summary

Worldwide Gross$306,776,732$154,648,887$155,430,335$153,383,627$54,004,950$441,809,770
Foreign Gross$136,089,214$103,380,072$52,064,379$100,485,554$34,327,985$293,000,000
Foreign % of Worldwide44.4%66.8%33.5%65.5%63.6%66.3%
Domestic Gross$170,687,518$51,268,815$103,365,956$52,898,073$19,676,965$148,809,770
Domestic % of Worldwide55.6%33.2%66.5%34.5%36.4%33.7%