Adjuster:

Genres

Animation

1980-Present
(Excludes re-issues of movies originally released before 1980.)



Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-329
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 203 Happily Ever After 1st National Film Group $1,756,050 53.2% 1,018 $1,725 $3,299,382 5/28/93
2 295 Spriggan ADV Films $7,420 28.7% 5 $1,484 $25,824 10/12/01
3 259 Babar, King of Elephants Alliance $49,090 21.6% 52 $944 $227,374 2/26/99
4 280 The Animation Show Animation Show $18,487 5.0% 4 $4,621 $366,344 9/5/03
5 325 Silver Circle Area23a $1,314 32.2% 1 $1,314 $4,080 3/22/13
6 153 Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie Artisan $6,201,345 24.2% 940 $6,597 $25,581,229 10/4/02
7 204 Starchaser: The Legend of Orin Atlantic $1,614,660 48.0% 1,020 $1,583 $3,360,800 11/22/85
8 211 The Smurfs and the Magic Flute Atlantic $1,180,582 10.5% 183 $6,451 $11,234,220 10/7/83
9 220 GoBots: Battle of the Rock Lords Atlantic $531,905 39.7% 1,045 $509 $1,338,264 3/21/86
10 233 Adventures of American Rabbit Atlantic $291,126 23.0% 242 $1,203 $1,268,443 1/17/86
11 237 The Adventures of Mark Twain Atlantic $226,525 26.7% 221 $1,025 $849,915 1/17/86
12 282 Escaflowne: The Movie Bandai $16,692 17.7% 5 $3,338 $94,060 1/25/02
13 285 War of the Worlds: Goliath Barking Cow Media Group $13,385 100.0% 18 $744 $13,385 3/7/14
14 328 Hair High Bill Plympton $983 18.4% 1 $983 $5,342 8/4/06
15 304 Liar's Autobiography Brainstorm Media $5,102 100.0% 4 $1,276 $5,102 11/2/12
16 2 Toy Story 3 Buena Vista $110,307,189 26.6% 4,028 $27,385 $415,004,880 6/18/10
17 5 Monsters University Buena Vista $82,429,469 30.7% 4,004 $20,587 $268,492,764 6/21/13
18 8 The Incredibles Buena Vista $70,467,623 27.0% 3,933 $17,917 $261,441,092 11/5/04
19 9 Finding Nemo Buena Vista $70,251,710 20.7% 3,374 $20,821 $339,714,978 5/30/03
20 12 Up Buena Vista $68,108,790 23.2% 3,766 $18,085 $293,004,164 5/29/09
21 14 Frozen Buena Vista $67,391,326 16.8% 3,742 $18,009 $400,738,009 11/27/13
22 15 Brave Buena Vista $66,323,594 28.0% 4,164 $15,928 $237,283,207 6/22/12
23 16 Cars 2 Buena Vista $66,135,507 34.5% 4,115 $16,072 $191,452,396 6/24/11
24 18 WALL-E Buena Vista $63,087,526 28.2% 3,992 $15,803 $223,808,164 6/27/08
25 19 Monsters, Inc. Buena Vista $62,577,067 24.5% 3,237 $19,331 $255,873,250 11/2/01
26 22 Cars Buena Vista $60,119,509 24.6% 3,985 $15,086 $244,082,982 6/9/06
27 24 Toy Story 2 Buena Vista $57,388,839 23.3% 3,236 $17,734 $245,852,179 11/24/99
28 26 Big Hero 6 Buena Vista $56,215,889 40.8% 3,761 $14,947 $137,931,085 11/7/14
29 28 Wreck-It Ralph Buena Vista $49,038,712 25.9% 3,752 $13,070 $189,422,889 11/2/12
30 29 Tangled Buena Vista $48,767,052 24.3% 3,603 $13,535 $200,821,936 11/24/10
31 33 Ratatouille Buena Vista $47,027,395 22.8% 3,940 $11,935 $206,445,654 6/29/07
32 44 The Lion King Buena Vista $40,888,194 13.1% 2,552 $16,022 $312,855,561 6/24/94
33 45 Chicken Little Buena Vista $40,049,778 29.6% 3,654 $10,960 $135,386,665 11/4/05
34 48 Dinosaur Buena Vista $38,854,851 28.2% 3,257 $11,929 $137,748,063 5/19/00
35 53 Lilo & Stitch Buena Vista $35,260,212 24.2% 3,191 $11,049 $145,794,338 6/21/02
36 54 Tarzan Buena Vista $34,221,968 20.0% 3,005 $11,388 $171,091,819 6/16/99
37 58 A Bug's Life Buena Vista $33,258,052 20.4% 2,686 $12,382 $162,798,565 11/27/98
38 63 A Christmas Carol (2009) Buena Vista $30,051,075 21.8% 3,683 $8,159 $137,855,863 11/6/09
39 64 Pocahontas Buena Vista $29,531,619 20.9% 2,569 $11,495 $141,579,773 6/23/95
40 65 Toy Story Buena Vista $29,140,617 15.2% 2,457 $11,860 $191,796,233 11/22/95
41 69 Bolt Buena Vista $26,223,128 23.0% 3,651 $7,182 $114,053,579 11/21/08
42 70 Gnomeo and Juliet Buena Vista $25,356,909 25.4% 2,994 $8,469 $99,967,670 2/11/11
43 71 Meet the Robinsons Buena Vista $25,123,781 25.7% 3,413 $7,361 $97,822,171 3/30/07
44 73 The Princess and the Frog Buena Vista $24,208,916 23.2% 3,434 $7,050 $104,400,899 12/11/09
45 77 Mulan Buena Vista $22,745,143 18.9% 2,888 $7,876 $120,620,254 6/19/98
46 79 Planes Buena Vista $22,232,291 24.6% 3,702 $6,005 $90,288,712 8/9/13
47 81 Hercules Buena Vista $21,454,451 21.6% 2,621 $8,185 $99,112,101 6/27/97
48 84 The Hunchback of Notre Dame Buena Vista $21,037,414 21.0% 2,778 $7,572 $100,138,851 6/21/96
49 85 Atlantis: The Lost Empire Buena Vista $20,342,105 24.2% 3,011 $6,755 $84,056,472 6/15/01
50 89 Brother Bear Buena Vista $19,404,492 22.7% 3,030 $6,404 $85,336,277 11/1/03
51 90 Aladdin Buena Vista $19,289,073 8.9% 1,131 $17,054 $217,350,219 11/25/92
52 95 Planes: Fire & Rescue Buena Vista $17,509,407 29.6% 3,826 $4,576 $59,165,787 7/18/14
53 111 Home on the Range Buena Vista $13,880,771 27.7% 3,047 $4,555 $50,030,461 4/2/04
54 116 Treasure Planet Buena Vista $12,083,248 31.7% 3,227 $3,744 $38,176,783 11/27/02
55 118 Return to Never Land Buena Vista $11,889,631 24.6% 2,605 $4,564 $48,430,258 2/15/02
56 120 The Jungle Book 2 Buena Vista $11,441,733 23.9% 2,808 $4,074 $47,901,582 2/14/03
57 121 Frankenweenie Buena Vista $11,412,213 32.3% 3,005 $3,798 $35,291,068 10/5/12
58 124 Who Framed Roger Rabbit Buena Vista $11,226,239 7.2% 1,045 $10,742 $156,452,370 6/24/88
59 128 Recess: School's Out Buena Vista $10,065,873 27.4% 2,624 $3,836 $36,706,141 2/16/01
60 129 The Emperor's New Groove Buena Vista $9,812,302 11.0% 2,801 $3,503 $89,302,687 12/15/00
61 131 The Wild Buena Vista $9,684,809 25.9% 2,854 $3,393 $37,384,046 4/14/06
62 132 Beauty and the Beast Buena Vista $9,624,149 6.6% 977 $9,850 $145,863,363 11/22/91
63 135 The Tigger Movie Buena Vista $9,427,532 20.7% 2,723 $3,462 $45,554,533 2/11/00
64 141 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas Buena Vista $8,212,477 16.4% 1,654 $4,965 $50,003,043 10/29/93
65 142 Winnie the Pooh Buena Vista $7,857,076 29.4% 2,405 $3,267 $26,692,846 7/15/11
66 144 James and the Giant Peach Buena Vista $7,539,098 26.0% 2,262 $3,332 $28,946,127 4/12/96
67 148 Mars Needs Moms Buena Vista $6,914,488 32.3% 3,117 $2,218 $21,392,758 3/11/11
68 152 The Secret World of Arrietty Buena Vista $6,446,395 33.6% 1,522 $4,235 $19,202,743 2/17/12
69 154 A Goofy Movie Buena Vista $6,129,557 17.3% 2,159 $2,839 $35,348,597 4/7/95
70 155 Piglet's Big Movie Buena Vista $6,097,758 26.4% 2,084 $2,925 $23,103,423 3/21/03
71 158 The Little Mermaid Buena Vista $6,031,914 7.2% 994 $6,068 $84,355,863 11/17/89
72 160 Valiant Buena Vista $5,914,722 30.4% 2,014 $2,936 $19,478,106 8/19/05
73 161 Pooh's Heffalump Movie Buena Vista $5,805,559 32.1% 2,529 $2,295 $18,098,433 2/11/05
74 169 Doug's First Movie Buena Vista $4,470,489 23.0% 2,268 $1,971 $19,440,089 3/26/99
75 174 The Black Cauldron Buena Vista $4,180,110 19.6% 1,276 $3,275 $21,288,692 7/26/85
76 176 Oliver & Company Buena Vista $4,022,752 7.6% 952 $4,225 $53,279,055 11/18/88
77 178 Duck Tales: The Movie Buena Vista $3,870,366 21.4% 1,549 $2,498 $18,115,724 8/3/90
78 183 Ponyo Buena Vista $3,585,852 23.8% 927 $3,868 $15,090,399 8/14/09
79 186 The Rescuers Down Under Buena Vista $3,499,819 12.5% 1,230 $2,845 $27,931,461 11/16/90
80 188 The Great Mouse Detective Buena Vista $3,220,225 12.7% 1,138 $2,829 $25,336,794 7/4/86
81 194 Teacher's Pet Buena Vista $2,461,252 37.9% 2,027 $1,214 $6,491,969 1/16/04
82 202 Spirited Away Buena Vista $1,765,491 17.6% 711 $2,483 $10,055,859 3/28/03
83 225 Howl's Moving Castle Buena Vista $427,987 9.1% 36 $11,888 $4,711,096 6/10/05
84 230 The Wind Rises Buena Vista $313,751 6.0% 21 $14,941 $5,209,580 2/21/14
85 276 Tales from Earthsea Buena Vista $20,614 42.5% 5 $4,123 $48,461 8/13/10
86 214 The Care Bears Movie 3 Cineplex Odeon $1,005,386 38.6% 1,094 $919 $2,608,000 8/7/87
87 179 Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return Clarius Entertainment $3,747,780 44.3% 2,658 $1,410 $8,462,027 5/9/14
88 193 The Care Bears Movie 2 Columbia $2,489,750 29.2% 1,446 $1,721 $8,540,346 3/21/86
89 201 Transformers: The Movie DEG $1,779,559 30.4% 990 $1,797 $5,849,647 8/8/86
90 218 My Little Pony DEG $674,724 11.3% 734 $919 $5,958,456 6/13/86
91 217 Pokemon 4Ever Dimension Films $717,061 41.5% 249 $2,879 $1,727,447 10/11/02
92 3 Shrek 2 DreamWorks $108,037,878 24.5% 4,163 $25,951 $441,226,247 5/19/04
93 31 Shark Tale DreamWorks $47,604,606 29.6% 4,016 $11,853 $160,861,908 10/1/04
94 32 Madagascar DreamWorks $47,224,594 24.4% 4,131 $11,431 $193,595,521 5/27/05
95 41 Shrek DreamWorks $42,347,760 15.8% 3,587 $11,805 $267,665,011 5/16/01
96 93 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron DreamWorks $17,770,036 24.2% 3,317 $5,357 $73,280,117 5/24/02
97 96 Chicken Run DreamWorks $17,506,162 16.4% 2,491 $7,027 $106,834,564 6/23/00
98 98 Antz DreamWorks $17,195,160 18.9% 2,449 $7,021 $90,757,863 10/2/98
99 102 Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit DreamWorks $16,025,987 28.6% 3,645 $4,396 $56,110,897 10/7/05
100 108 The Prince of Egypt DreamWorks $14,524,321 14.3% 3,118 $4,658 $101,413,188 12/18/98
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 221 titles):
$22,356,92325.3%2,705$8,265$88,347,977-
Rows: #1-100, #101-200, #201-300, #301-329

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Penguins of Madagascar Fox 11/26/14
Popeye (2015) Sony 2015
Strange Magic BV 1/23/15
SpongeBob: Sponge Out of Water Par. 2/6/15
Home (2015) Fox 3/27/15
Underdogs (2014) Wein. 4/10/15
Monster Trucks Par. 5/29/15
B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations Fox 6/5/15
Inside Out BV 6/19/15
Minions Uni. 7/10/15
Hotel Transylvania 2 Sony 9/25/15
The Peanuts Movie Fox 11/6/15
The Good Dinosaur BV 11/25/15
Kung Fu Panda 3 Fox 12/23/15
The Nut Job 2 ORF 1/15/16
The Untitled Pets Project Uni. 2/12/16
Zootopia BV 3/4/16
Boss Baby Fox 3/18/16
Sausage Party Sony 6/3/16
Finding Dory BV 6/17/16
Angry Birds Sony 7/1/16
Ice Age 5 Fox 7/15/16
SPA TBA (2016) Sony 9/23/16
Ninjago WB 9/23/16
Trolls Fox 11/4/16
Moana BV 11/23/16
Untitled Illumination Entertainment (2016) Uni. 12/21/16
Captain Underpants Fox 1/13/17
Untitled Warner Animation Group Project (2017) WB 2/10/17
Untitled Kevin Lima Bollywood Musical Fox 3/10/17
Ferdinand Fox 4/7/17
Untitled LEGO Movie WB 5/26/17
How to Train Your Dragon 3 Fox 6/9/17
Toy Story 4 BV 6/16/17
Despicable Me 3 Uni. 6/30/17
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (July 2017) Fox 7/21/17
SPA TBA (2017) Sony 9/22/17
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2017) Uni. 11/17/17
Untitled Pixar Animation (Nov. 2017) BV 11/22/17
The Croods 2 Fox 12/22/17
Untitled Warner Animation Group Project (2018) WB 2/9/18
Larrikins Fox 2/16/18
Untitled Disney Animation (2018) BV 3/9/18
Anubis Fox 3/23/18
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (March 2018) Fox 3/23/18
Madagascar 4 Fox 5/18/18
Untitled Warner Animated Film (May 2018) WB 5/25/18
Untitled Pixar Animation (2018) BV 6/15/18
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (June 2018) Fox 6/29/18
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (July 2018) Fox 7/20/18
Untitled Disney Animation (Nov. 2018) BV 11/21/18
Puss in Boots 2: Nine Lives & 40 Thieves Fox 12/21/18
Opus: The Last Christmas Wein. TBD
newt
(CG)
N/A TBD
King of the Elves N/A TBD
Truckers (working title)
(CG)
P/DW TBD
Super Secret Ghost Project (untitled as of yet)
(CG)
P/DW TBD
Marvin the Martian WB TBD
Me and My Shadow Fox TBD
Untitled Henry Selick Film N/A TBD
Phineas and Ferb N/A TBD
The Untitled Pixar Movie About Dia De Los Muertos BV TBD
Leo the Lion Wein. TBD
The Trick or Treaters Wein. TBD
Santapprentice Wein. TBD
Untitled Pixar Animation (2016) BV TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (March 2017) N/A TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (June 2017) Fox TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (November 2017) N/A TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (December 2017) Fox TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (November 2018) N/A TBD
Untitled Fox/DWA/Blue Sky (December 2018) Fox TBD