Australian Box Office For 2008

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1The Dark Knight$37,581,065472$39,880,001Jul 16Warner Bros.
2Mamma Mia!$29,246,409397$24,120,655Jul 10Universal Pictures International (UPI)
3Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull$27,159,421535$27,159,421May 22Paramount Pictures International
4Sex and the City$25,778,763452$25,778,763Jun 5Roadshow Films
5Kung Fu Panda$24,764,811363$24,764,811Jun 26Paramount Pictures International
6I Am Legend$20,995,286338$21,160,195Jan 3Roadshow Films
7Hancock$19,636,856356$19,636,856Jul 3Sony Pictures Releasing
8Quantum of Solace$19,269,697478$20,145,097Nov 19Sony Pictures Releasing
9Iron Man$19,087,903365$19,087,903May 1Paramount Pictures International
10Australia$18,222,248643$26,521,500Nov 2620th Century Fox International
11Alvin and the Chipmunks$16,096,493262$16,185,245Jan 320th Century Fox International
1227 Dresses$14,270,818249$14,325,769Jan 1020th Century Fox International
13WALL·E$14,123,100423$14,165,390Sep 18Walt Disney Pictures
14Get Smart$14,112,300322$14,112,300Jun 26Roadshow Films
15The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian$13,093,284415$13,181,570Jun 5Walt Disney Pictures
16Horton Hears a Who!$11,262,758363$11,262,758Mar 2020th Century Fox International
17Juno$10,914,837197$10,951,850Jan 1720th Century Fox International
18You Don't Mess with the Zohan$10,794,890243$10,794,890Jun 19Sony Pictures Releasing
19American Gangster$10,687,526255$10,687,526Jan 10Universal Pictures International (UPI)
20Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$10,306,758368$15,093,421Dec 11Paramount Pictures International
21Twilight$9,943,552306$15,484,821Dec 11Hoyts Distribution
22What Happens in Vegas$9,592,716335$9,625,030May 820th Century Fox International
23The Golden Compass$8,876,793327$13,836,055Dec 26Roadshow Films
24Step Up 2: The Streets$8,648,149188$8,657,437Mar 20Universal Pictures International (UPI)
25Tropic Thunder$8,519,230270$8,558,332Aug 21Paramount Pictures International
26Enchanted$8,438,988348$11,769,945Dec 26Walt Disney Pictures
27Jumper$8,252,986273$8,301,391Feb 1420th Century Fox International
28Step Brothers$7,806,263205$7,810,934Sep 18Sony Pictures Releasing
29The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor$7,715,288362$7,727,685Sep 11Universal Pictures International (UPI)
30High School Musical 3: Senior Year$7,392,075372$7,711,751Dec 4Walt Disney Pictures
31The Bucket List$7,385,515256$7,385,515Feb 21Warner Bros.
32The Spiderwick Chronicles$7,348,513269$7,350,921Apr 3Paramount Pictures International
33Atonement$7,158,193156$9,795,638Dec 26Universal Pictures International (UPI)
34Wanted$7,113,769257$7,125,610Jul 31Universal Pictures International (UPI)
35Burn After Reading$6,755,148216$6,566,638Oct 16Universal Pictures International (UPI)
36Journey to the Center of the Earth$6,592,731214$6,592,731Sep 25Roadshow Films
37Forgetting Sarah Marshall$6,424,405255$6,456,024Apr 17Universal Pictures International (UPI)
3810,000 BC$6,276,216221$6,276,216Mar 6Warner Bros.
39Taken$6,238,646227$6,284,822Aug 1420th Century Fox International
40Nim's Island$5,819,517196$5,819,517Apr 3Universal Pictures International (UPI)
41Cloverfield$5,336,286236$5,336,286Jan 17Paramount Pictures International
42The Water Horse$5,320,392195$5,320,392Jan 10Sony Pictures Releasing
43National Treasure: Book of Secrets$5,259,767347$11,790,412Dec 20Walt Disney Pictures
44Eagle Eye$5,204,481231$5,204,481Sep 25Paramount Pictures International
45Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street$5,132,480127$5,132,480Jan 24Warner Bros.
46Made of Honor$5,095,762256$5,095,762May 1Sony Pictures Releasing
47Fool's Gold$4,945,729192$4,945,729Feb 7Warner Bros.
48Body of Lies$4,924,310294$4,924,310Oct 9Roadshow Films
4921$4,703,670191$4,703,670May 15Sony Pictures Releasing
50Four Christmases$4,689,428200$4,938,100Dec 4Roadshow Films
51No Country for Old Men$4,614,83885$5,625,870Dec 26Paramount Pictures International
52The Incredible Hulk$4,549,323204$4,549,323Jun 12Paramount Pictures International
53Vantage Point$4,281,938196$4,281,938Mar 13Sony Pictures Releasing
54The Bank Job$4,275,143193$4,282,460Jul 31Paramount Pictures International
55P.S. I Love You$4,220,842171$5,628,475Dec 26Hoyts Distribution
56Definitely, Maybe$4,133,175199$4,168,132Feb 14Universal Pictures International (UPI)
57Hellboy II: The Golden Army$3,885,924255$3,885,924Aug 28Universal Pictures International (UPI)
58Street Kings$3,877,859222$3,878,910Apr 1720th Century Fox International
59Drillbit Taylor$3,860,089196$3,860,089Mar 20Paramount Pictures International
60The Curious Case of Benjamin Button$3,851,643251$11,450,474Dec 26Warner Bros.
61Semi-Pro$3,836,219202$3,890,603Apr 3Roadshow Films
62The Other Boleyn Girl$3,792,878132$3,792,878Mar 13Universal Pictures International (UPI)
63Bedtime Stories$3,721,807356$10,627,387Dec 26Walt Disney Pictures
64Pineapple Express$3,679,640195$3,679,640Aug 7Sony Pictures Releasing
65The Duchess$3,631,592198$3,631,592Oct 2Paramount Pictures International
66The Painted Veil$3,444,38263$3,453,372Apr 24Paramount Pictures International
67Bee Movie$3,409,142363$13,652,455Dec 6Paramount Pictures International
68The Day the Earth Stood Still$3,368,679257$5,634,071Dec 2620th Century Fox International
69Wild Child$3,259,776171$3,259,776Sep 18Universal Pictures International (UPI)
70Superhero Movie$3,219,945188$3,220,326Apr 10Roadshow Films
71Run Fatboy Run$3,196,789238$3,196,789Mar 6Roadshow Films
72Beverly Hills Chihuahua$3,182,466273$4,608,097Oct 2Walt Disney Pictures
73Never Back Down$3,055,171151$3,055,171Mar 27Roadshow Films
74Charlie Wilson's War$3,041,013126$3,071,383Jan 24Universal Pictures International (UPI)
75The Happening$3,038,304239$3,038,304Jun 1220th Century Fox International
76Nights in Rodanthe$2,926,014240$3,185,781Nov 6Roadshow Films
77Meet the Spartans$2,771,188211$2,771,188Feb 2820th Century Fox International
78The Kite Runner$2,733,84454$2,733,844Jan 17Paramount Pictures International
79Star Wars: The Clone Wars$2,637,100267$2,637,100Aug 14Warner Bros.
80Rambo$2,614,512167$2,614,512Feb 21Sony Pictures Releasing
81Prom Night$2,566,794124$2,566,794Apr 10Sony Pictures Releasing
82St. Trinian's$2,489,469209$2,508,880Mar 27Sony Pictures Releasing
83The Forbidden Kingdom$2,461,810160$2,463,799Jul 24Hoyts Distribution
84There Will Be Blood$2,400,04568$2,400,045Feb 7Walt Disney Pictures
85RocknRolla$2,358,271220$2,358,271Oct 30Roadshow Films
86Saw V$2,335,673202$2,340,224Oct 23Hoyts Distribution
873:10 to Yuma$2,329,884207$2,371,873Jan 31Hoyts Distribution
88In Bruges$2,327,827113$2,518,493Sep 4Icon Film Distribution
89Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem$2,311,365182$5,260,605Dec 2620th Century Fox International
90Meet Dave$2,311,327190$2,491,107Jul 1020th Century Fox International
91Baby Mama$2,179,508200$2,181,380Aug 21Universal Pictures International (UPI)
92Max Payne$2,118,438194$2,118,438Oct 1620th Century Fox International
93The Love Guru$2,118,102182$2,118,102Jul 10Paramount Pictures International
94Death at a Funeral$2,109,690187$14,683,516Oct 11Icon Film Distribution
95The Black Balloon$2,105,47376$2,105,473Mar 6Icon Film Distribution
96Speed Racer$2,097,121211$2,201,300Jun 12Roadshow Films
97The Women$2,045,063168$2,045,063Oct 23Hopscotch Films
98The House Bunny$2,037,684147$2,037,684Sep 25Sony Pictures Releasing
99Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan$2,014,76146$2,051,044Jun 19Hopscotch Films
100Death Race$2,000,220171$2,000,220Oct 30Universal Pictures International (UPI)
101How to Lose Friends & Alienate People$1,961,746216$1,962,893Oct 23Paramount Pictures International
102The X Files: I Want to Believe$1,939,066214$1,939,066Jul 2420th Century Fox International
103The Strangers$1,724,702122$1,813,357Aug 14Universal Pictures International (UPI)
104Dan in Real Life$1,703,565174$1,703,565Feb 14Icon Film Distribution
105Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium$1,670,508237$5,252,504Dec 13Roadshow Films
106Before the Devil Knows You're Dead$1,539,24646$1,539,246Mar 20Hopscotch Films
107The Darjeeling Limited$1,527,89654$2,101,663Dec 2620th Century Fox International
108Make It Happen$1,526,207166$1,526,207Sep 4Roadshow Films
109The Jane Austen Book Club$1,518,194126$1,518,194Jan 31Sony Pictures Releasing
110Deception$1,447,588112$1,447,588Apr 2420th Century Fox International
111Then She Found Me$1,432,04955$1,438,126May 15Hopscotch Films
112Sex Drive$1,428,008183$1,428,008Nov 13Hoyts Distribution
113The Eye$1,412,165125$1,412,165Mar 13Paramount Pictures International
114Lars and the Real Girl$1,398,86539$1,398,865Apr 3Rialto Distribution
115Two Days in Paris$1,398,36837$1,724,376Dec 26Hopscotch Films
116Space Chimps$1,371,433169$1,371,433Sep 18Roadshow Films
117Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging$1,331,689172$1,362,201Sep 18Paramount Pictures International
118We Own the Night$1,311,820131$1,311,820Feb 28Universal Pictures International (UPI)
119Gone Baby Gone$1,310,61140$1,310,611Apr 17Walt Disney Pictures
120Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay$1,302,270131$1,302,270Sep 4Roadshow Films
121The Counterfeiters$1,281,87237$1,296,678May 8Madman Entertainment
122Shutter$1,269,97674$1,269,976May 1520th Century Fox International
123My Best Friend's Girl$1,230,088129$1,230,088Oct 9Hoyts Distribution
124Babylon A.D.$1,208,900151$1,208,900Oct 220th Century Fox International
125Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert$1,204,89320$1,204,893Mar 20Walt Disney Pictures
126The Children of Huang Shi$1,111,81353$1,112,592Jul 320th Century Fox International
127Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day$1,089,70071$1,089,700May 8Roadshow Films
128Untraceable$1,020,322122$1,020,322Apr 24Universal Pictures International (UPI)
129Big Stan$1,015,333113$1,015,333Nov 27Hoyts Distribution
130The Visitor$1,006,87543$1,006,875Aug 15Rialto Distribution
131Slumdog Millionaire$1,003,398212$14,539,355Dec 18Icon Film Distribution
132The Mist$958,752116$958,752Feb 7Village Roadshow Pictures
133The Diving Bell and the Butterfly$951,39837$994,798Feb 14Icon Film Distribution
134U2$946,47623$990,192Apr 10Roadshow Films
135Be Kind Rewind$920,83742$920,837Mar 20Roadshow Films
136Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story$911,978169$911,978Jan 24Sony Pictures Releasing
137The Band's Visit$901,45536$901,455Jun 26Madman Entertainment
138African Adventure: Safari in the Okavango$874,3812$811,654Mar 20IMAX
139Brideshead Revisited$854,942114$997,107Oct 23Icon Film Distribution
140Traitor$803,476117$803,476Nov 6Paramount Pictures International
141Wild Ocean$797,6532$1,224,555Jun 19IMAX
142Shine a Light$783,57028$871,598May 2920th Century Fox International
143Hey Hey It's Esther Blueburger$780,730134$780,730Mar 20Walt Disney Pictures
144Lust, Caution$761,46912$800,994Jan 17Universal Pictures International (UPI)
145Unfinished Sky$745,48440$745,484Jun 19Palace Films
146Beowulf$734,443269$6,836,212Nov 29Warner Bros.
147Mirrors$732,095154$732,095Nov 620th Century Fox International
148Happy-Go-Lucky$722,80343$722,803Jun 26Rialto Distribution
149Quarantine$711,759108$770,741Nov 27Sony Pictures Releasing
150Paris$694,13430$694,134Apr 10Icon Film Distribution
151Into the Wild$686,12543$2,049,614Nov 29Paramount Pictures International
152The Edge of Heaven$684,38117$684,381Apr 24Sharmill Films
153Vicky Cristina Barcelona$677,27663$2,086,931Dec 26Hopscotch Films
154Dolphins and Whales 3D: Tribes of the Ocean$675,5001$589,427Mar 13IMAX
155Smart People$669,238132$669,238Apr 24Icon Film Distribution
156Death Defying Acts$655,731125$655,731Mar 13Dendy Films
157August Rush$654,865109$654,865Feb 21Magna Pacific
158The Edge of Love$644,07281$645,103Aug 21Hoyts Distribution
159Sydney White$642,59876$642,598Jan 31Hoyts Distribution
160The Savages$637,57541$674,696Jul 24Roadshow Films
161Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure$629,9052$1,266,745Sep 20IMAX
162Brick Lane$627,21125$629,347Mar 20Madman Entertainment
163Disaster Movie$618,549127$618,549Oct 2Icon Film Distribution
164Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia$612,9932$2,085,442Jun 7IMAX
165The Orphanage$608,28321$633,721May 29Roadshow Films
166Santa vs. the Snowman 3D$591,3532$1,659,400Nov 21IMAX
167I'm Not There$568,24923$727,305Dec 26Icon Film Distribution
168In the Valley of Elah$557,67444$572,768Feb 28Hoyts Distribution
169Welcome to the Sticks$526,13317$610,400Sep 4Hopscotch Films
170Hunting and Gathering$513,49026$1,102,390Dec 13Palace Films
171Caramel$485,17228$484,522Sep 18Hopscotch Films
172A Secret$473,12425$547,835May 15Icon Film Distribution
173Rendition$436,18248$436,182Feb 14Roadshow Films
174When Did You Last See Your Father?$435,48551$447,319Jul 31Icon Film Distribution
175Frost/Nixon$435,11259$1,337,135Dec 26Universal Pictures International (UPI)
176Jodhaa Akbar$412,98115$412,981Feb 14MG Distribution
177Closing the Ring$382,91154$385,671Mar 6Hopscotch Films
178Molière$382,84735$382,847May 1Hopscotch Films
179How She Move$379,863100$379,863Apr 10Paramount Pictures International
180As It Is in Heaven$377,94025$3,065,532Aug 3Rialto Distribution
181I've Loved You So Long$362,49842$1,558,192Dec 26Palace Films
182Married Life$346,24530$346,245Jul 24Rialto Distribution
183In the Shadow of the Moon$340,21519$376,147Mar 6Madman Entertainment
184Fly Me to the Moon 3D$340,1142$517,196Sep 18IMAX
185Dying Breed$338,277113$342,221Nov 6Hoyts Distribution
186Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi$332,36315$336,797Dec 11MG Distribution
187Race$330,59914$330,599Mar 20MG Distribution
188The Secret of the Grain$315,02814$360,950Mar 20Palace Films
189The Grocer's Son$306,28519$432,948Oct 2Jump Street Films
190City of Ember$303,826114$317,841Dec 11Icon Film Distribution
191How About You$298,70020$298,700Jul 24Hopscotch Films
192Hitman$294,951174$3,866,723Dec 620th Century Fox International
193Lemon Tree$276,36122$298,427Oct 9Potential Films
194Man on Wire$256,09525$322,236Oct 16Madman Entertainment
195The Square$255,78451$255,784Jul 31Roadshow Films
196L'invité$252,27915$266,173Mar 20Dendy Films
197Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk$250,9411$402,239Jun 19IMAX
198Roman de gare$248,39818$253,943Nov 6Arkles Entertainment
199Playground$235,7763$250,155May 21-
200Tashan$222,01913$222,019Apr 24MG Distribution