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Genres

Zombie

1980-Present



RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 1 World War Z Par. $66,411,834 32.8% 3,607 $18,412 $202,359,711 6/21/13
2 2 Hotel Transylvania Sony $42,522,194 28.7% 3,349 $12,697 $148,313,048 9/28/12
3 43 Juan of the Dead Outs $12,000 66.7% 1 $12,000 $18,000 3/16/12
4 30 Day of the Dead UFD $1,700,000 34.0% 168 $10,119 $5,000,000 7/19/85
5 3 Dawn of the Dead Uni. $26,722,575 45.3% 2,745 $9,735 $59,020,957 3/19/04
6 12 Death Becomes Her Uni. $12,110,355 20.7% 1,409 $8,595 $58,422,650 7/31/92
7 6 Resident Evil: Extinction SGem $23,678,580 46.8% 2,828 $8,372 $50,648,679 9/21/07
8 4 Resident Evil: Afterlife SGem $26,650,264 44.3% 3,203 $8,320 $60,128,566 9/10/10
9 5 Zombieland Sony $24,733,155 32.7% 3,036 $8,147 $75,590,286 10/2/09
10 15 28 Days Later FoxS $10,061,858 22.3% 1,260 $7,985 $45,064,915 6/27/03
11 39 Dead Alive Trim. $23,765 9.8% 3 $7,921 $242,623 2/12/93
12 13 Pet Sematary Par. $12,046,179 21.0% 1,585 $7,600 $57,469,467 4/21/89
13 7 Resident Evil: Apocalypse SGem $23,036,273 45.0% 3,284 $7,014 $51,201,453 9/10/04
14 10 Resident Evil SGem $17,707,106 44.1% 2,528 $7,004 $40,119,709 3/15/02
15 8 Resident Evil: Retribution SGem $21,052,227 49.7% 3,012 $6,989 $42,345,531 9/14/12
16 9 Warm Bodies LG/S $20,353,967 30.7% 3,009 $6,764 $66,380,662 2/1/13
17 35 George A. Romero's Diary of the Dead TRR $232,576 24.3% 42 $5,538 $958,961 2/15/08
18 28 Shaun of the Dead Rog. $3,330,781 24.6% 607 $5,487 $13,542,874 9/24/04
19 46 Dead Snow IFC $5,363 11.5% 1 $5,363 $46,742 6/19/09
20 17 Creepshow WB $5,870,889 27.9% 1,127 $5,209 $21,028,755 11/12/82
21 44 Fido RAtt. $10,203 3.4% 2 $5,101 $304,533 6/15/07
22 14 George A. Romero's Land of the Dead Uni. $10,221,705 49.4% 2,249 $4,545 $20,700,082 6/24/05
23 45 Undead Lions $8,527 20.7% 2 $4,263 $41,196 7/1/05
24 16 28 Weeks Later FoxA $9,807,292 34.2% 2,303 $4,258 $28,638,916 5/11/07
25 34 Re-Animator EP $543,728 26.9% 129 $4,214 $2,023,414 10/18/85
26 11 ParaNorman Focus $14,087,050 25.2% 3,429 $4,108 $56,003,051 8/17/12
27 18 The Serpent and the Rainbow Uni. $5,848,700 29.8% 1,430 $4,090 $19,595,031 2/5/88
28 21 Prince of Darkness Uni. $4,657,401 32.8% 1,239 $3,759 $14,182,492 10/23/87
29 40 Cemetary Man Oct. $22,459 8.8% 6 $3,743 $253,986 4/26/96
30 19 House of the Dead Art. $5,683,280 55.4% 1,520 $3,739 $10,249,719 10/10/03
31 47 Otto; or, Up with the Dead People Strand $3,456 30.6% 1 $3,456 $11,295 11/7/08
32 27 Night of the Comet Atl $3,580,578 24.8% 1,098 $3,261 $14,418,922 11/16/84
33 22 Army of Darkness Uni. $4,424,535 38.5% 1,387 $3,190 $11,502,976 2/19/93
34 36 Night of the Creeps TriS $220,800 37.3% 70 $3,154 $591,366 8/22/86
35 48 American Zombie Libre $3,126 100.0% 1 $3,126 $3,126 3/28/08
36 23 Return of the Living Dead Orion $4,403,169 30.9% 1,506 $2,923 $14,237,880 8/16/85
37 24 Lifeforce TriS $4,209,136 36.3% 1,526 $2,758 $11,603,545 6/21/85
38 50 Midget Zombie Takeover DWOES $2,755 26.0% 1 $2,755 $10,604 2/8/13
39 20 Pet Sematary II Par. $4,825,100 28.2% 1,852 $2,605 $17,092,453 8/28/92
40 33 Evil Dead 2 DEG $807,260 13.6% 310 $2,604 $5,923,044 3/13/87
41 26 Return of the Living Dead 2 Lori $3,647,254 39.6% 1,467 $2,486 $9,205,924 1/15/88
42 29 Night of the Living Dead Col. $2,884,679 49.4% 1,544 $1,868 $5,835,247 10/19/90
43 25 John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars SGem $3,804,452 43.7% 2,048 $1,857 $8,709,640 8/24/01
44 31 Dead Heat NW $1,667,036 46.5% 1,012 $1,647 $3,588,626 5/6/88
45 41 Return of the Living Dead III Trim. $14,810 27.3% 9 $1,645 $54,207 10/29/93
46 37 Night of the Living Dead 3D MME $215,300 79.4% 145 $1,484 $271,000 11/10/06
47 32 My Boyfriend's Back BV $1,465,476 43.9% 1,165 $1,257 $3,335,984 8/6/93
48 49 The Roost Vita. $2,926 51.9% 3 $975 $5,642 10/21/05
49 38 Rise: Blood Hunter IDP $59,371 51.9% 63 $942 $114,306 6/1/07
50 51 Detention of the Dead Anch. $1,332 75.0% 2 $666 $1,777 6/28/13
51 42 Zombie High PEC $12,165 55.5% 25 $486 $21,905 10/2/87
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 31 titles):
$13,596,93834.0%2,044$6,652$40,017,347-

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


NOTE: Unfortunately, an accurate gross for the original Dawn of the Dead is unavailable, hence the 1980-Present parameter of the chart. If there are any movies that you think should be on this list, e-mail us at mail@boxofficemojo.com.




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Life After Beth A24 8/15/14
Kitchen Sink Sony 1/9/15
Scouts vs. Zombies Par. 3/13/15
Humans Vs. Zombies N/A TBD