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2012 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 2012
Viewing Chart as of Jan. 10, 2013

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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpenClose
1Marvel's The AvengersBV$623,357,9104,349$623,357,910100.0%5/410/4
2The Dark Knight RisesWB$448,139,0994,404$448,139,099100.0%7/2012/13
3The Hunger GamesLGF$408,010,6924,137$408,010,692100.0%3/239/6
4SkyfallSony$297,793,2133,526$304,360,27797.8%11/93/10
5The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2LG/S$289,529,5784,070$292,324,73799.0%11/163/7
6The Hobbit: An Unexpected JourneyWB (NL)$269,044,1874,100$303,003,56888.8%12/144/25
7The Amazing Spider-ManSony$262,030,6634,318$262,030,663100.0%7/310/14
8BraveBV$237,279,1324,164$237,283,207100.0%6/221/17
9TedUni.$218,815,4873,303$218,815,487100.0%6/2910/25
10Madagascar 3: Europe's Most WantedP/DW$216,391,4824,263$216,391,482100.0%6/810/18
11Dr. Seuss' The LoraxUni.$214,030,5003,769$214,030,500100.0%3/27/26
12MIB 3Sony$179,020,8544,248$179,020,854100.0%5/259/9
13Wreck-It RalphBV$178,721,7733,752$189,422,88994.4%11/25/2
14Ice Age: Continental DriftFox$161,211,3993,886$161,321,84399.9%7/132/7
15Snow White and the HuntsmanUni.$155,332,3813,777$155,332,381100.0%6/19/6
16Hotel TransylvaniaSony$146,283,0743,375$148,313,04898.6%9/282/28
17LincolnBV$146,265,0602,293$182,207,97380.3%11/94/25
18Taken 2Fox$139,353,5653,706$139,854,28799.6%10/52/21
1921 Jump StreetSony$138,447,6673,148$138,447,667100.0%3/167/1
20PrometheusFox$126,477,0843,442$126,477,084100.0%6/89/20
21Safe HouseUni.$126,373,4343,121$126,373,434100.0%2/105/17
22The VowSGem$125,014,0303,038$125,014,030100.0%2/105/17
23Django UnchainedWein.$114,334,1223,010$162,805,43470.2%12/255/16
24Magic MikeWB$113,721,5713,120$113,721,571100.0%6/299/27
25The Bourne LegacyUni.$113,203,8703,753$113,203,870100.0%8/1011/8
26ArgoWB$110,404,9843,247$136,025,50381.2%10/124/24
27Les Miserables (2012)Uni.$109,078,7202,904$148,809,77073.3%12/254/4
28Journey 2: The Mysterious IslandWB (NL)$103,860,2903,500$103,860,290100.0%2/106/28
29Rise of the GuardiansP/DW$97,685,0933,672$103,412,75894.5%11/214/11
30FlightPar.$92,593,6612,638$93,772,37598.7%11/22/14
31Life of PiFox$92,096,1522,946$124,987,02373.7%11/217/25
32Think Like a ManSGem$91,547,2052,052$91,547,205100.0%4/207/8
33The CampaignWB$86,907,7463,302$86,907,746100.0%8/1011/22
34The Expendables 2LGF$85,028,1923,355$85,028,192100.0%8/1711/22
35Wrath of the TitansWB$83,670,0833,545$83,670,083100.0%3/306/28
36Dark ShadowsWB$79,727,1493,755$79,727,149100.0%5/118/16
37John CarterBV$73,078,1003,749$73,078,100100.0%3/96/28
38Act of ValorRela.$70,012,8473,053$70,012,847100.0%2/246/7
39Jack ReacherPar.$67,808,3303,352$80,070,73684.7%12/213/21
40ContrabandUni.$66,528,0002,870$66,528,000100.0%1/133/15
41LooperTriS$66,486,2052,993$66,486,205100.0%9/281/1
42Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness ProtectionLGF$65,653,2422,161$65,653,242100.0%6/299/20
43BattleshipUni.$65,422,6253,702$65,422,625100.0%5/188/2
44Mirror MirrorRela.$64,935,1673,618$64,935,167100.0%3/308/16
45Pitch PerfectUni.$64,697,9432,787$65,001,09399.5%9/282/14
46Chronicle (2012)Fox$64,575,1752,908$64,575,175100.0%2/36/7
47Hope SpringsSony$63,536,0112,441$63,536,011100.0%8/810/21
48Underworld AwakeningSGem$62,321,0393,078$62,321,039100.0%1/203/8
49The Lucky OneWB$60,457,1383,175$60,457,138100.0%4/207/19
50The DictatorPar.$59,650,2223,014$59,650,222100.0%5/167/26
51Total Recall (2012)Sony$58,877,9693,601$58,877,969100.0%8/310/7
52Titanic 3DPar.$57,884,1143,674$57,884,114100.0%4/46/7
53This Is 40Uni.$57,068,9552,931$67,544,50584.5%12/212/28
54American ReunionUni.$57,011,5213,203$57,011,521100.0%4/65/31
55ParaNormanFocus$56,003,0513,455$56,003,051100.0%8/171/3
56This Means WarFox$54,760,7913,189$54,760,791100.0%2/176/14
57Project XWB$54,731,8653,055$54,731,865100.0%3/25/17
58Parental GuidanceFox$54,550,3043,368$77,267,29670.6%12/255/23
59The Woman in BlackCBS$54,333,2902,856$54,333,290100.0%2/35/3
60Paranormal Activity 4Par.$53,900,3353,412$53,900,335100.0%10/191/3
61The Devil InsidePar.$53,261,9442,551$53,261,944100.0%1/63/22
62The Odd Life of Timothy GreenBV$51,847,4582,717$51,854,875100.0%8/151/17
63Ghost Rider: Spirit of VengeanceSony$51,774,0023,174$51,774,002100.0%2/175/10
64The GreyORF$51,580,2363,208$51,580,236100.0%1/274/19
65Red TailsFox$49,876,3772,573$49,876,377100.0%1/206/7
66The PossessionLGF$49,130,1542,860$49,130,154100.0%8/3111/22
67Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog DaysFox$49,008,6623,401$49,008,662100.0%8/312/20
68SinisterLG/S$48,086,9032,542$48,086,903100.0%10/121/3
69Beauty and the Beast (3D)BV$47,617,0672,625$47,617,067100.0%1/135/3
70Savages (2012)Uni.$47,382,0682,635$47,382,068100.0%7/69/6
71The Best Exotic Marigold HotelFoxS$46,412,0411,298$46,412,041100.0%5/410/25
72Moonrise KingdomFocus$45,512,466924$45,512,466100.0%5/2511/1
73The Three StoogesFox$44,338,2243,482$44,338,224100.0%4/138/16
74Here Comes the BoomSony$44,179,1473,014$45,290,31897.5%10/122/18
75Red Dawn (2012)FD$43,927,8062,781$44,806,78398.0%11/212/21
76Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (in 3D)Fox$43,456,3822,655$43,456,382100.0%2/105/28
77Resident Evil: RetributionSGem$42,345,5313,016$42,345,531100.0%9/1411/11
78The Cabin in the WoodsLGF$42,073,2772,811$42,073,277100.0%4/137/12
79What to Expect When You're ExpectingLGF$41,152,2033,021$41,152,203100.0%5/188/2
80Finding Nemo (3D)BV$41,104,6832,904$41,128,28399.9%9/141/17
81End of WatchORF$40,921,4562,780$41,003,37199.8%9/211/17
82Rock of AgesWB (NL)$38,518,6133,470$38,518,613100.0%6/158/16
83Abraham Lincoln: Vampire HunterFox$37,519,1393,109$37,519,139100.0%6/229/20
84LawlessWein.$37,400,1273,138$37,400,127100.0%8/2911/29
85That's My BoySony$36,931,0893,030$36,931,089100.0%6/157/22
86Silver Linings PlaybookWein.$36,305,705745$132,092,95827.5%11/166/6
87Trouble with the CurveWB$35,763,1373,212$35,763,137100.0%9/2112/13
88The WatchFox$35,353,0003,168$35,353,000100.0%7/2710/18
89Step Up RevolutionLG/S$35,074,6772,606$35,074,677100.0%7/2710/4
90Tyler Perry's Good DeedsLGF$35,025,7912,132$35,025,791100.0%2/245/17
91FrankenweenieBV$34,967,5903,005$35,291,06899.1%10/52/28
922016 Obama's AmericaRM$33,449,0862,017$33,449,086100.0%7/1310/11
93The Guilt TripPar.$32,562,8972,431$37,134,21587.7%12/193/7
94House at the End of The StreetRela.$31,611,9163,083$31,611,916100.0%9/2112/20
95The Pirates! Band of MisfitsSony$31,051,1263,358$31,051,126100.0%4/278/5
96Joyful NoiseWB$30,932,1132,735$30,932,113100.0%1/133/22
97ChimpanzeeBV$28,972,7641,567$28,972,764100.0%4/208/9
98Monsters, Inc. (3D)BV$28,869,4862,618$34,043,00684.8%12/195/2
99The Five-Year EngagementUni.$28,835,5282,941$28,835,528100.0%4/276/21
100Cloud AtlasWB$26,954,0452,023$27,108,27299.4%10/261/24
Summary of 715 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$10,452,188,781-----
Averages:$14,618,446-----
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