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Pirates of the Caribbean:
The Curse of the Black Pearl


Domestic Total Gross: $305,413,918
Distributor: Buena VistaRelease Date: July 9, 2003
Genre: Period AdventureRuntime: 2 hrs. 15 min.
MPAA Rating: PG-13Production Budget: $140 million

View Chart:
RowTitle (click to view)StudioRelease Gross* / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate^
1 Iron Man 2 Par. $312,433,331 4,390 $128,122,480 4,380 5/7/10
2 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 WB $381,011,219 4,375 $169,189,427 4,375 7/15/11
3 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End BV $309,420,425 4,362 $114,732,820 4,362 5/25/07
4 Marvel's The Avengers BV $623,357,910 4,349 $207,438,708 4,349 5/4/12
5 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $301,959,197 4,455 $77,835,727 4,325 7/15/09
6 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $292,004,738 4,285 $77,108,414 4,285 7/11/07
7 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Par. $317,101,119 4,264 $100,137,835 4,260 5/22/08
8 Iron Man 3 BV $409,013,994 4,253 $174,144,585 4,253 5/3/13
9 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen P/DW $402,111,870 4,293 $108,966,307 4,234 6/24/09
10 Transformers: Age of Extinction Par. $243,416,587 4,233 $100,038,390 4,233 6/27/14
11 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides BV $241,071,802 4,164 $90,151,958 4,155 5/20/11
12 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest BV $423,315,812 4,133 $135,634,554 4,133 7/7/06
13 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $295,983,305 4,125 $125,017,372 4,125 11/19/10
14 Guardians of the Galaxy BV $231,680,832 4,088 $94,320,883 4,080 8/1/14
15 Rango Par. $123,477,607 3,923 $38,079,323 3,917 3/4/11
16 The Lone Ranger BV $89,302,115 3,904 $29,210,849 3,904 7/3/13
17 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) Par. $126,487,608 3,980 $65,575,105 3,845 8/8/14
18 National Treasure: Book of Secrets BV $219,964,115 3,832 $44,783,772 3,832 12/21/07
19 Clash of the Titans (2010) WB $163,214,888 3,802 $61,235,105 3,777 4/2/10
20 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory WB $206,459,076 3,790 $56,178,450 3,770 7/15/05
21 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Uni. $102,491,776 3,778 $40,457,770 3,760 8/1/08
22 Dark Shadows WB $79,727,149 3,755 $29,685,274 3,755 5/11/12
23 John Carter BV $73,078,100 3,749 $30,180,188 3,749 3/9/12
24 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows WB $186,848,418 3,703 $39,637,079 3,703 12/16/11
25 Battleship Uni. $65,422,625 3,702 $25,534,825 3,690 5/18/12
26 Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time BV $90,759,676 3,646 $30,095,259 3,646 5/28/10
27 Sherlock Holmes WB $209,028,679 3,626 $62,304,277 3,626 12/25/09
28 Fantastic Four Fox $154,696,080 3,619 $56,061,504 3,602 7/8/05
29 Wrath of the Titans WB $83,670,083 3,545 $33,457,188 3,545 3/30/12
30 Jack the Giant Slayer WB (NL) $65,187,603 3,525 $27,202,226 3,525 3/1/13
31 The Legend of Zorro Sony $46,464,023 3,520 $16,328,506 3,520 10/28/05
32 The Pirates! Band of Misfits Sony $31,051,126 3,358 $11,137,734 3,358 4/27/12
33 A Million Ways to Die in the West Uni. $42,720,965 3,160 $16,797,385 3,158 5/30/14
34 Sahara Par. $68,671,925 3,200 $18,068,372 3,154 4/8/05
35 The Brothers Grimm Dim. $37,916,267 3,098 $15,092,079 3,087 8/26/05
36 The Three Musketeers (2011) Sum. $20,374,484 3,017 $8,674,452 3,017 10/21/11
37 National Treasure BV $173,008,894 3,243 $35,142,554 3,017 11/19/04
38 The Rum Diary FD $13,109,815 2,292 $5,135,369 2,273 10/28/11
Averages:$190,974,0853,804$65,760,3713,784 

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