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Samuel L. Jackson

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 - Fathers & Sons Paci. $6,960 - n/a - 11/6/92
2 - Jumpin' at the Boneyard Fox $15,706 3 n/a - 9/18/92
3 - The Search for One-Eye Jimmy N.Arts $71,314 4 n/a - 6/21/96
4 - The New Age WB $245,217 12 n/a - 9/16/94
5 62 Meeting Evil Magn. $525 1 $181 1 5/4/12
6 61 The Samaritan IFC $2,521 3 $1,744 3 5/18/12
7 60 Home of the Brave MGM $51,708 44 $6,000 3 12/15/06
8 - Johnny Suede Mira. $90,091 1 $8,535 1 8/14/92
9 59 In My Country SPC $163,893 15 $22,383 9 3/11/05
10 - Trees Lounge OrionC $749,741 2 $39,830 2 10/11/96
11 54 Mother and Child SPC $1,110,509 119 $43,040 4 5/7/10
12 42 The Red Violin Lions $9,495,408 261 $47,415 10 11/6/98
13 52 Def by Temptation Troma $2,218,579 57 $54,582 11 5/11/90
14 57 Hard Eight Gold. $222,559 29 $69,486 29 2/28/97
15 55 The Caveman's Valentine Focus $687,194 59 $112,041 16 3/2/01
16 58 No Good Deed MAC $181,600 402 $127,000 402 9/12/03
17 - Ragtime Par. $11,099,118 447 $151,351 5 11/20/81
18 56 The Return of Superfly Trit $610,402 260 $359,367 260 11/9/90
19 53 Oldboy (2013) FD $2,193,658 583 $885,382 583 11/27/13
20 - A Shock to the System Cors $3,417,056 345 $1,002,158 345 3/23/90
21 - Fluke
(Voice)
MGM $3,987,768 1,200 $1,435,709 1,200 6/2/95
22 51 Resurrecting the Champ YFG $3,172,573 1,605 $1,667,659 1,605 8/24/07
23 - School Daze Col. $14,545,844 224 $1,802,656 220 2/12/88
24 49 187 WB $5,727,130 1,121 $2,222,984 1,121 8/1/97
25 47 Strictly Business WB $7,683,267 881 $2,456,772 881 11/8/91
26 48 Losing Isaiah Par. $7,603,766 912 $2,520,972 912 3/17/95
27 50 Formula 51 SGem $5,204,007 1,857 $2,817,719 1,857 10/18/02
28 45 Fresh Mira. $8,094,616 413 $2,921,660 411 8/19/94
29 - White Sands WB $9,011,574 1,276 $3,151,629 1,275 4/24/92
30 38 Eve's Bayou Trim. $14,842,388 672 $3,287,846 659 11/7/97
31 46 The Great White Hype Fox $8,008,255 1,499 $3,349,481 1,496 5/3/96
32 - Do the Right Thing Uni. $27,545,445 534 $3,563,535 353 6/30/89
33 41 Amos & Andrew Col. $9,745,803 1,233 $3,617,317 1,233 3/5/93
34 31 Menace II Society NL $27,912,072 581 $3,816,393 464 5/28/93
35 - True Romance WB $12,281,551 1,254 $4,023,420 1,254 9/10/93
36 44 The Man NL $8,330,720 2,040 $4,065,014 2,040 9/9/05
37 43 Black Snake Moan ParV $9,396,870 1,253 $4,143,199 1,252 3/2/07
38 - Mo' Better Blues Uni. $16,153,593 572 $4,387,360 544 8/3/90
39 - Betsy's Wedding BV $19,740,070 1,058 $4,662,488 1,048 6/22/90
40 37 Kiss of Death Fox $14,942,422 1,627 $5,317,066 1,623 4/21/95
41 29 Jungle Fever Uni. $32,482,682 844 $5,332,860 636 6/7/91
42 40 Soul Men MGM/W $12,082,391 2,048 $5,401,605 2,044 11/7/08
43 39 Freedomland SonR $12,512,886 2,361 $5,833,562 2,361 2/17/06
44 - African Cats
(Narrator)
BV $15,428,747 1,224 $6,003,200 1,220 4/22/11
45 - Goodfellas WB $46,836,214 1,328 $6,368,901 1,070 9/19/90
46 36 The Spirit LGF $19,806,188 2,509 $6,463,278 2,509 12/25/08
47 35 Juice Par. $20,146,880 1,100 $8,085,915 1,089 1/17/92
48 34 Twisted Par. $25,198,598 2,704 $8,904,299 2,703 2/27/04
49 28 The Long Kiss Goodnight NL $33,447,612 2,404 $9,065,363 2,245 10/11/96
50 - Eddie Murphy Raw Par. $50,504,655 1,494 $9,077,324 1,391 12/18/87
51 30 Loaded Weapon 1 NL $27,979,399 2,015 $9,202,722 1,989 2/5/93
52 24 Jackie Brown Mira. $39,673,162 1,642 $9,292,248 1,370 12/25/97
53 11 Pulp Fiction Mira. $107,928,762 1,494 $9,311,882 1,338 10/14/94
54 - The Exorcist III Fox $26,098,824 1,414 $9,312,219 1,288 8/17/90
55 - Sea of Love Uni. $58,571,513 1,439 $10,017,840 1,246 9/15/89
56 23 The Negotiator WB $44,547,681 2,436 $10,218,831 2,436 7/31/98
57 33 Basic Sony $26,793,311 2,876 $11,511,960 2,876 3/28/03
58 - Out of Sight Uni. $37,562,568 2,112 $12,020,435 2,106 6/26/98
59 32 XXX: State of the Union SonR $26,873,932 3,480 $12,712,272 3,480 4/29/05
60 27 Snakes on a Plane NL $34,020,814 3,555 $13,806,311 3,555 8/18/06
61 26 Sphere WB $37,020,277 2,814 $14,433,957 2,814 2/13/98
62 10 A Time to Kill WB $108,766,007 2,313 $14,823,159 2,123 7/26/96
63 25 Lakeview Terrace SGem $39,263,506 2,574 $15,004,672 2,464 9/19/08
64 21 Rules of Engagement Par. $61,335,230 3,220 $15,011,181 3,155 4/7/00
65 20 Changing Lanes Par. $66,818,548 2,642 $17,128,062 2,613 4/12/02
66 - Patriot Games Par. $83,351,587 2,396 $18,511,191 2,365 6/5/92
67 16 Deep Blue Sea WB $73,648,142 2,901 $19,107,643 2,854 7/30/99
68 17 1408 MGM/W $71,985,628 2,733 $20,617,667 2,678 6/22/07
69 14 Turbo
(Voice)
Fox $83,028,128 3,809 $21,312,625 3,806 7/17/13
70 - Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 2,064 $21,404,420 2,064 6/29/88
71 22 RoboCop (2014) Sony $58,607,007 3,372 $21,681,430 3,372 2/12/14
72 18 Shaft Par. $70,334,258 2,433 $21,714,757 2,337 6/16/00
73 12 Die Hard: With A Vengeance Fox $100,012,499 2,579 $22,162,245 2,525 5/19/95
74 19 Coach Carter Par. $67,264,877 2,574 $24,182,961 2,524 1/14/05
75 - Kill Bill Vol. 2
(Cameo)
Mira. $66,208,183 3,073 $25,104,949 2,971 4/16/04
76 15 Jumper Fox $80,172,128 3,430 $27,354,808 3,428 2/14/08
77 6 Django Unchained Wein. $162,805,434 3,012 $30,122,888 3,010 12/25/12
78 13 Unbreakable BV $95,011,339 2,708 $30,330,771 2,708 11/22/00
79 8 The Other Guys Sony $119,219,978 3,651 $35,543,162 3,651 8/6/10
80 9 S.W.A.T. Sony $116,934,650 3,220 $37,062,535 3,202 8/8/03
81 7 XXX SonR $142,109,382 3,536 $44,506,103 3,374 8/9/02
82 - Jurassic Park Uni. $402,453,882 2,566 $47,026,828 2,404 6/11/93
83 - Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $474,544,677 3,126 $64,820,970 2,970 5/19/99
84 - Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $176,654,505 3,715 $65,058,524 3,715 7/22/11
85 - Thor
(Cameo)
Par. $181,030,624 3,963 $65,723,338 3,955 5/6/11
86 4 The Incredibles
(Voice)
BV $261,441,092 3,933 $70,467,623 3,933 11/5/04
87 - Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $310,676,740 3,161 $80,027,814 3,161 5/16/02
88 5 Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $259,766,572 3,938 $95,023,721 3,938 4/4/14
89 - Iron Man
(Cameo)
Par. $318,412,101 4,154 $98,618,668 4,105 5/2/08
90 2 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $380,270,577 3,663 $108,435,841 3,661 5/19/05
91 3 Iron Man 2 Par. $312,433,331 4,390 $128,122,480 4,380 5/7/10
92 1 Marvel's The Avengers BV $623,357,910 4,349 $207,438,708 4,349 5/4/12
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (62): $4,002,703,243
Average: $64,559,730
Opening Gross Average (48): $25,045,795 (Wide Releases Only)




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease
Date
Kingsman: The Secret Service 2/13/15
Tarzan (2016) 7/1/16

Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
- Jurassic Park Uni. $746,406,300 $402,453,882 6/11/93
- Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $733,334,000 $474,544,677 5/19/99
1 Marvel's The Avengers BV $623,357,900 $623,357,910 5/4/12
2 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $481,715,600 $380,270,577 5/19/05
- Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $434,164,000 $310,676,740 5/16/02
- Iron Man Par. $360,087,500 $318,412,101 5/2/08
3 The Incredibles BV $341,283,200 $261,441,092 11/5/04
4 Iron Man 2 Par. $319,114,300 $312,433,331 5/7/10
5 Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $253,217,800 $259,766,572 4/4/14
- Coming to America Par. $253,186,600 $128,152,301 6/29/88
6 Pulp Fiction Mira. $206,140,100 $107,928,762 10/14/94
7 A Time to Kill WB $199,814,500 $108,766,007 7/26/96
8 XXX SonR $198,596,000 $142,109,382 8/9/02
9 Die Hard: With A Vengeance Fox $186,690,000 $100,012,499 5/19/95
- Thor Par. $182,431,700 $181,030,624 5/6/11
- Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $180,684,600 $176,654,505 7/22/11
10 Django Unchained Wein. $166,030,600 $162,805,434 12/25/12
- Patriot Games Par. $163,087,900 $83,351,587 6/5/92
11 S.W.A.T. Sony $157,464,200 $116,934,650 8/8/03
12 Unbreakable BV $142,626,300 $95,011,339 11/22/00
13 The Other Guys Sony $121,769,300 $119,219,978 8/6/10
- Sea of Love Uni. $119,798,700 $58,571,513 9/15/89
14 Deep Blue Sea WB $117,721,000 $73,648,142 7/30/99
15 Shaft Par. $105,958,100 $70,334,258 6/16/00
- Eddie Murphy Raw Par. $102,502,900 $50,504,655 12/18/87
16 Changing Lanes Par. $93,385,000 $66,818,548 4/12/02
17 Rules of Engagement Par. $92,401,100 $61,335,230 4/7/00
18 Jumper Fox $90,668,200 $80,172,128 2/14/08
- Goodfellas WB $89,993,100 $46,836,214 9/19/90
- Kill Bill Vol. 2 Mira. $86,571,700 $66,208,183 4/16/04
19 Turbo Fox $85,910,200 $83,028,128 7/17/13
20 Coach Carter Par. $85,209,200 $67,264,877 1/14/05
21 1408 MGM/W $84,959,800 $71,985,628 6/22/07
22 The Negotiator WB $77,127,300 $44,547,681 7/31/98
23 Jackie Brown Mira. $68,823,500 $39,673,162 12/25/97
- Out of Sight Uni. $65,033,700 $37,562,568 6/26/98
24 Sphere WB $64,094,800 $37,020,277 2/13/98
25 Jungle Fever Uni. $62,650,700 $32,482,682 6/7/91
26 The Long Kiss Goodnight NL $61,446,700 $33,447,612 10/11/96
27 RoboCop (2014) Sony $59,720,500 $58,607,007 2/12/14
- Do the Right Thing Uni. $56,339,800 $27,545,445 6/30/89
28 Loaded Weapon 1 NL $54,877,500 $27,979,399 2/5/93
29 Menace II Society NL $54,745,400 $27,912,072 5/28/93
- The Exorcist III Fox $50,099,900 $26,098,824 8/17/90
30 Lakeview Terrace SGem $44,403,900 $39,263,506 9/19/08
31 Snakes on a Plane NL $42,175,400 $34,020,814 8/18/06
32 Juice Par. $39,419,900 $20,146,880 1/17/92
- Betsy's Wedding BV $37,893,500 $19,740,070 6/22/90
33 Basic Sony $36,079,900 $26,793,311 3/28/03
34 XXX: State of the Union SonR $34,043,100 $26,873,932 4/29/05
35 Twisted Par. $32,948,900 $25,198,598 2/27/04
- Mo' Better Blues Uni. $31,008,800 $16,153,593 8/3/90
- Ragtime Par. $30,694,800 $11,099,118 11/20/81
- School Daze Col. $28,737,800 $14,545,844 2/12/88
36 Kiss of Death Fox $27,892,500 $14,942,422 4/21/95
37 Eve's Bayou Trim. $26,257,100 $14,842,388 11/7/97
- True Romance WB $24,088,500 $12,281,551 9/10/93
38 The Spirit LGF $22,399,200 $19,806,188 12/25/08
39 Amos & Andrew Col. $19,115,000 $9,745,803 3/5/93
- White Sands WB $17,632,300 $9,011,574 4/24/92
40 Fresh Mira. $15,724,500 $8,094,616 8/19/94
- African Cats BV $15,543,600 $15,428,747 4/22/11
41 Freedomland SonR $15,512,200 $12,512,886 2/17/06
42 The Red Violin Lions $15,177,700 $9,495,408 11/6/98
43 Strictly Business WB $14,819,000 $7,683,267 11/8/91
44 The Great White Hype Fox $14,712,000 $8,008,255 5/3/96
45 Losing Isaiah Par. $14,193,700 $7,603,766 3/17/95
46 Soul Men MGM/W $13,664,200 $12,082,391 11/7/08
47 Black Snake Moan ParV $11,090,500 $9,396,870 3/2/07
48 The Man NL $10,553,100 $8,330,720 9/9/05
49 187 WB $10,131,700 $5,727,130 8/1/97
- Fluke MGM $7,443,800 $3,987,768 6/2/95
50 Formula 51 SGem $7,273,100 $5,204,007 10/18/02
- A Shock to the System Cors $6,559,400 $3,417,056 3/23/90
51 Def by Temptation Troma $4,258,800 $2,218,579 5/11/90
52 Resurrecting the Champ YFG $3,744,400 $3,172,573 8/24/07
53 Oldboy (2013) FD $2,133,700 $2,193,658 11/27/13
- Trees Lounge OrionC $1,377,400 $749,741 10/11/96
54 The Return of Superfly Trit $1,171,700 $610,402 11/9/90
55 Mother and Child SPC $1,134,300 $1,110,509 5/7/10
56 The Caveman's Valentine Focus $985,900 $687,194 3/2/01
- The New Age WB $476,400 $245,217 9/16/94
57 Hard Eight Gold. $393,700 $222,559 2/28/97
58 No Good Deed MAC $244,500 $181,600 9/12/03
59 In My Country SPC $207,600 $163,893 3/11/05
- Johnny Suede Mira. $176,300 $90,091 8/14/92
- The Search for One-Eye Jimmy N.Arts $131,000 $71,314 6/21/96
60 Home of the Brave MGM $61,000 $51,708 12/15/06
- Jumpin' at the Boneyard Fox $30,700 $15,706 9/18/92
- Fathers & Sons Paci. $13,600 $6,960 11/6/92
61 The Samaritan IFC $2,600 $2,521 5/18/12
62 Meeting Evil Magn. $500 $525 5/4/12
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $5,139,444,100
Average: $82,894,300


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Marvel's The Avengers BV $1,518.6 $623.4 41% $895.2 59% 2012
Jurassic Park Uni. $983.8 $357.1 36.3% $626.7 63.7% 1993
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $983.6 $431.1 43.8% $552.5 56.2% 1999
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $848.8 $380.3 44.8% $468.5 55.2% 2005
Captain America: The Winter Soldier BV $714.1 $259.8 36.4% $454.3 63.6% 2014
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $640.9 $302.2 47.2% $338.7 52.8% 2002
The Incredibles BV $631.4 $261.4 41.4% $370.0 58.6% 2004
Iron Man 2 Par. $623.9 $312.4 50.1% $311.5 49.9% 2010
Iron Man Par. $585.2 $318.4 54.4% $266.8 45.6% 2008
Thor Par. $449.3 $181.0 40.3% $268.3 59.7% 2011
Django Unchained Wein. $425.4 $162.8 38.3% $262.6 61.7% 2012
Captain America: The First Avenger Par. $370.6 $176.7 47.7% $193.9 52.3% 2011
Die Hard: With A Vengeance Fox $366.1 $100.0 27.3% $266.1 72.7% 1995
Coming to America Par. $288.8 $128.2 44.4% $160.6 55.6% 1988
Turbo Fox $282.6 $83.0 29.4% $199.5 70.6% 2013
XXX SonR $277.4 $142.1 51.2% $135.3 48.8% 2002
Unbreakable BV $248.1 $95.0 38.3% $153.1 61.7% 2000
RoboCop (2014) Sony $242.7 $58.6 24.1% $184.1 75.9% 2014
Jumper Fox $222.2 $80.2 36.1% $142.1 63.9% 2008
Pulp Fiction Mira. $213.9 $107.9 50.5% $106.0 49.5% 1994
S.W.A.T. Sony $207.7 $116.9 56.3% $90.8 43.7% 2003
Patriot Games Par. $178.1 $83.4 46.8% $94.7 53.2% 1992
The Other Guys Sony $170.4 $119.2 70% $51.2 30% 2010
Deep Blue Sea WB $164.6 $73.6 44.7% $91.0 55.3% 1999
A Time to Kill WB $152.3 $108.8 71.4% $43.5 28.6% 1996
Kill Bill Vol. 2 Mira. $152.2 $66.2 43.5% $86.0 56.5% 2004
1408 MGM/W $132.0 $72.0 54.5% $60.0 45.5% 2007
Sea of Love Uni. $110.9 $58.6 52.8% $52.3 47.2% 1989
Shaft Par. $107.2 $70.3 65.6% $36.9 34.4% 2000
Changing Lanes Par. $94.9 $66.8 70.4% $28.1 29.6% 2002
The Long Kiss Goodnight NL $89.5 $33.4 37.4% $56.0 62.6% 1996
Out of Sight Uni. $77.7 $37.6 48.3% $40.2 51.7% 1998
Coach Carter Par. $76.7 $67.3 87.7% $9.4 12.3% 2005
Rules of Engagement Par. $71.7 $61.3 85.5% $10.4 14.5% 2000
XXX: State of the Union SonR $71.0 $26.9 37.8% $44.1 62.2% 2005
Snakes on a Plane NL $62.0 $34.0 54.9% $28.0 45.1% 2006
Lakeview Terrace SGem $44.7 $39.3 87.9% $5.4 12.1% 2008
Jungle Fever Uni. $43.9 $32.5 74% $11.4 26% 1991
Basic Sony $42.8 $26.8 62.6% $16.0 37.4% 2003
Twisted Par. $41.0 $25.2 61.5% $15.8 38.5% 2004
The Spirit LGF $39.0 $19.8 50.7% $19.2 49.3% 2008
The Exorcist III Fox $39.0 $26.1 66.9% $12.9 33.1% 1990
Do the Right Thing Uni. $37.3 $27.5 73.9% $9.8 26.1% 1989
African Cats BV $30.9 $15.4 50% $15.4 50% 2011
Freedomland SonR $14.7 $12.5 85.4% $2.1 14.6% 2006
Formula 51 SGem $14.4 $5.2 36% $9.2 64% 2002
The Man NL $13.5 $8.3 61.8% $5.2 38.2% 2005
Soul Men MGM/W $12.3 $12.1 98% $249k 2% 2008
Black Snake Moan ParV $10.9 $9.4 86.2% $1.5 13.8% 2007
Mother and Child SPC $5.0 $1.1 22.3% $3.9 77.7% 2010
Oldboy (2013) FD $4.9 $2.2 45.1% $2.7 54.9% 2013
Resurrecting the Champ YFG $3.2 $3.2 97.8% $69.9k 2.2% 2007
In My Country SPC $1.5 $164k 11% $1.3 89% 2005
The Caveman's Valentine Focus $687k $687k 100% n/a 0% 2001
Home of the Brave MGM $500k $51.7k 10.3% $448k 89.7% 2006
No Good Deed MAC $182k $182k 100% n/a 0% 2003
Tarzan (2016) WB n/a n/a - n/a - 2016
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $8,308.4 million



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