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Genres

Thriller - Political

1980-Present



RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 1 Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $95,023,721 36.6% 3,938 $24,130 $259,766,572 4/4/14
2 2 Air Force One Sony $37,132,505 21.5% 2,919 $12,720 $172,956,409 7/25/97
3 15 Traffic USA $15,517,549 12.5% 1,510 $10,276 $124,115,725 1/5/01
4 9 Clear and Present Danger Par. $20,348,017 16.7% 2,378 $8,556 $122,187,717 8/5/94
5 13 The Hunt for Red October Par. $17,161,835 14.1% 1,225 $14,009 $122,012,643 3/2/90
6 3 The Sum of All Fears Par. $31,178,526 26.2% 3,183 $9,795 $118,907,036 5/31/02
7 10 Enemy of the State BV $20,038,573 18.0% 2,393 $8,373 $111,549,836 11/20/98
8 16 In the Line of Fire Col. $15,269,388 14.9% 1,903 $8,023 $102,314,823 7/9/93
9 14 The Pelican Brief WB $16,864,404 16.7% 1,993 $8,461 $100,768,056 12/17/93
10 4 Olympus Has Fallen FD $30,373,794 30.7% 3,098 $9,804 $98,925,640 3/22/13
11 12 Patriot Games Par. $18,511,191 22.2% 2,365 $7,827 $83,351,587 6/5/92
12 5 White House Down Sony $24,852,258 34.0% 3,222 $7,713 $73,103,784 6/28/13
13 7 The Interpreter Uni. $22,822,455 31.4% 2,758 $8,275 $72,708,161 4/22/05
14 6 Vantage Point Sony $22,874,936 31.7% 3,149 $7,264 $72,266,306 2/22/08
15 32 JFK WB $5,223,658 7.4% 1,164 $4,487 $70,405,498 12/20/91
16 11 The Manchurian Candidate Par. $20,018,620 30.4% 2,867 $6,982 $65,955,630 7/30/04
17 8 The Adjustment Bureau Uni. $21,157,730 33.9% 2,840 $7,450 $62,495,645 3/4/11
18 17 The Jackal Uni. $15,164,595 27.6% 2,193 $6,915 $54,930,280 11/14/97
19 18 Absolute Power Sony $14,678,016 29.3% 2,568 $5,715 $50,068,310 2/14/97
20 23 The Peacemaker DW $12,311,939 29.8% 2,362 $5,212 $41,263,140 9/26/97
21 21 The Siege Fox $13,931,285 34.0% 2,541 $5,482 $40,981,289 11/6/98
22 24 The Ides of March Sony $10,470,143 25.6% 2,199 $4,761 $40,962,534 10/7/11
23 22 Body of Lies WB $12,884,416 32.7% 2,710 $4,754 $39,394,666 10/10/08
24 20 State of Play Uni. $14,071,280 38.0% 2,803 $5,020 $37,017,955 4/17/09
25 19 The Sentinel Fox $14,367,854 39.6% 2,819 $5,096 $36,280,697 4/21/06
26 34 No Way Out Orion $4,259,460 12.0% 806 $5,284 $35,509,515 8/14/87
27 26 Thirteen Days NL $9,768,899 28.2% 2,029 $4,814 $34,592,089 1/12/01
28 27 The Constant Gardener Focus $8,673,803 25.8% 1,346 $6,444 $33,579,797 8/31/05
29 25 Proof of Life WB $10,207,869 31.3% 2,705 $3,773 $32,598,931 12/8/00
30 28 Murder at 1600 WB $7,962,268 30.9% 2,152 $3,699 $25,804,707 4/18/97
31 33 The Russia House MGM $4,435,650 19.3% 717 $6,186 $22,997,992 12/22/90
32 29 Red Corner MGM $7,403,362 33.0% 2,244 $3,299 $22,459,274 10/31/97
33 30 City Hall Sony $6,950,794 34.2% 1,815 $3,829 $20,340,204 2/16/96
34 31 The Contender DW $5,363,900 30.0% 1,516 $3,538 $17,872,723 10/13/00
35 41 The Ghost Writer Sum. $2,063,595 13.3% 819 $2,520 $15,541,549 3/19/10
36 40 Missing Uni. $2,300,000 16.4% 733 $3,137 $14,000,000 3/12/82
37 49 The Quiet American Mira. $101,663 0.8% 6 $16,943 $12,988,801 11/22/02
38 42 The Package Orion $1,851,673 17.4% 323 $5,732 $10,647,219 8/25/89
39 36 Brokedown Palace Fox $3,871,616 38.3% 1,740 $2,225 $10,115,013 8/13/99
40 35 Rendition NL $4,060,012 41.7% 2,250 $1,804 $9,736,045 10/19/07
41 46 Fair Game (2010) Sum. $651,082 6.8% 46 $14,154 $9,540,691 11/5/10
42 39 Return to Paradise Poly $2,465,129 29.6% 965 $2,554 $8,341,087 8/14/98
43 38 The Little Drummer Girl WB $2,632,719 33.6% 820 $3,210 $7,828,841 10/19/84
44 37 Assassination Can. $2,787,449 45.9% 1,000 $2,787 $6,075,793 1/9/87
45 43 Under Fire Orion $1,837,768 32.3% 816 $2,252 $5,696,391 10/21/83
46 50 Death and the Maiden FL $74,366 2.4% 6 $12,394 $3,103,716 12/23/94
47 48 The Dancer Upstairs FoxS $106,142 4.5% 13 $8,164 $2,377,348 5/2/03
48 44 Shadow Conspiracy BV $1,370,831 59.3% 837 $1,637 $2,312,463 1/31/97
49 45 Persecuted MNE $851,391 54.6% 736 $1,157 $1,558,836 7/18/14
50 47 Year of the Gun Triu $606,046 51.3% 739 $820 $1,182,273 11/1/91
51 51 Hidden Agenda Hemd $49,827 4.8% 3 $16,609 $1,030,938 11/21/90
52 55 Defence of the Realm Hemd $19,938 2.7% 4 $4,984 $750,000 11/21/86
53 52 Four Days in September Mira. $32,017 8.1% 6 $5,336 $397,517 1/30/98
54 56 The Flower of Evil Palm $12,419 6.8% 2 $6,209 $182,163 10/10/03
55 54 In My Country SPC $22,383 13.7% 9 $2,487 $163,893 3/11/05
56 53 Deterrence ParC $23,318 16.1% 7 $3,331 $145,071 3/10/00
57 57 Shadow Dancer Magn. $10,672 10.6% 2 $5,336 $100,616 5/31/13
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 45 titles):
$14,047,13925.3%1,997$7,034$55,618,521-

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


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