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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 46 The Air I Breathe Think $25,775 7 $19,487 7 1/25/08
2 47 American Gun IFC $24,098 6 $9,355 4 3/22/06
3 33 Article 99 Orion $6,375,979 1,263 $2,461,469 1,262 3/13/92
4 42 Bank Robber IRS $115,842 18 $34,998 18 12/10/93
5 17 Battlefield Earth WB $21,471,685 3,307 $11,548,898 3,307 5/12/00
6 37 Bird WB $2,181,286 93 $27,116 1 9/30/88
7 32 Black Nativity FoxS $7,018,189 1,525 $3,669,530 1,516 11/27/13
8 25 Bloodsport Can. $11,806,119 124 $515,721 123 2/26/88
9 13 Blown Away MGM $30,156,002 1,862 $10,424,873 1,862 7/1/94
10 39 Body Snatchers WB $428,868 34 $31,494 13 1/14/94
11 11 The Color of Money BV $52,293,982 1,205 $6,357,877 635 10/17/86
12 16 Consenting Adults BV $21,591,728 1,538 $5,023,467 1,513 10/16/92
13 9 The Crying Game Mira. $62,548,947 1,097 $101,107 6 11/27/92
14 49 A Dark Truth Magn. $5,750 3 $630 1 1/4/13
15 45 Diary of a Hitman VisI $31,815 18 $17,388 18 5/1/92
16 36 Downtown Fox $2,346,150 349 $821,626 349 1/12/90
17 41 Ernest & Celestine
(Voice)
GK $262,075 39 $13,078 1 2/28/14
18 44 Even Money YFG $64,458 19 $22,465 6 5/18/07
19 21 Everyone's Hero
(Voice)
Fox $14,523,101 2,898 $6,061,762 2,896 9/15/06
20 14 Fast Times at Ridgemont High Uni. $27,092,880 713 $2,545,674 498 8/13/82
21 29 First Daughter Fox $9,055,921 2,280 $4,002,067 2,260 9/24/04
22 35 Ghost Dog: Way of the Samurai Art. $3,308,029 109 $166,344 14 3/3/00
23 2 Good Morning, Vietnam BV $123,922,370 1,598 $194,308 4 12/25/87
24 12 The Great Debaters MGM/W $30,236,407 1,290 $6,005,180 1,171 12/25/07
25 40 Green Dragon Silv. $281,803 8 $16,007 2 5/3/02
26 55 Hurricane Season (formerly The Patriots) Wein. n/a - n/a - 2009
27 18 Jason's Lyric Gram. $20,851,521 804 $5,122,600 804 9/30/94
28 31 Johnny Handsome TriS $7,237,794 813 $2,437,642 812 9/29/89
29 20 The Last King of Scotland FoxS $17,606,684 540 $142,899 4 9/27/06
30 24 The Last Stand LGF $12,050,299 2,913 $6,281,433 2,913 1/18/13
31 3 Lee Daniels' The Butler Wein. $116,632,095 3,330 $24,637,312 2,933 8/16/13
32 34 Light it Up Fox $5,985,690 1,252 $2,408,613 1,219 11/10/99
33 51 The Marsh All. $336 1 $336 1 3/23/07
34 52 Mary IFC n/a - n/a - N/A
35 52 Mary IFC n/a - n/a - N/A
36 53 Mary IFC n/a - n/a - N/A
37 53 Mary IFC n/a - n/a - N/A
38 - Mr. Holland's Opus BV $82,569,971 1,659 $14,466 1 12/29/95
39 19 Our Family Wedding FoxS $20,255,281 1,609 $7,629,862 1,605 3/12/10
40 26 Out of the Furnace Rela. $11,330,849 2,101 $5,220,288 2,101 12/4/13
41 5 Panic Room Sony $96,397,334 3,119 $30,056,751 3,053 3/29/02
42 50 Pawn Anch. $4,141 1 $2,137 1 4/19/13
43 4 Phenomenon BV $104,636,382 2,139 $16,158,901 1,637 7/5/96
44 - Phone Booth Fox $46,566,212 2,489 $15,021,088 2,481 4/4/03
45 1 Platoon Orion $138,530,565 1,564 $241,080 6 12/19/86
46 54 Powder Blue ReelD n/a - n/a - 5/8/09
47 28 A Rage in Harlem Mira. $10,438,504 545 $2,458,080 540 5/3/91
48 27 Ready to Wear Mira. $11,300,653 736 $2,026,295 736 12/25/94
49 38 Repentance LGF $1,189,612 157 $501,290 152 2/28/14
50 22 Repo Men Uni. $13,794,835 2,521 $6,126,170 2,521 3/19/10
51 48 Ripple Effect Mont. $14,059 4 $830 1 6/20/08
52 - Rising From Ashes
(Narrator)
FRun $38,602 5 $7,298 3 8/2/13
53 30 Smoke Mira. $8,367,636 128 $70,744 4 6/9/95
54 10 Species MGM $60,074,103 2,310 $17,161,943 2,310 7/7/95
55 8 Stakeout BV $65,673,233 1,364 $5,170,403 951 8/7/87
56 15 Street Kings FoxS $26,418,667 2,469 $12,469,631 2,467 4/11/08
57 43 Toys in the Attic
(Voice)
Hann. $64,918 27 $19,913 27 9/7/12
58 7 Vantage Point Sony $72,266,306 3,163 $22,874,936 3,149 2/22/08
59 23 Vision Quest WB $12,993,175 993 $2,651,665 993 2/15/85
60 6 Where the Wild Things Are WB $77,233,467 3,735 $32,695,407 3,735 10/16/09
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (51): $1,338,517,398
Average: $26,245,439
Opening Gross Average (26): $9,872,499 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 Platoon Orion $282,070,600 $138,530,565 12/19/86
2 Good Morning, Vietnam BV $240,049,000 $123,922,370 12/25/87
3 Phenomenon BV $188,440,200 $104,636,382 7/5/96
- Mr. Holland's Opus BV $148,700,700 $82,569,971 12/29/95
4 Stakeout BV $133,697,900 $65,673,233 8/7/87
5 Panic Room Sony $132,069,300 $96,397,334 3/29/02
6 The Crying Game Mira. $120,248,400 $62,548,947 11/27/92
7 Lee Daniels' The Butler Wein. $117,873,600 $116,632,095 8/16/13
8 The Color of Money BV $112,199,500 $52,293,982 10/17/86
9 Species MGM $109,928,700 $60,074,103 7/7/95
10 Where the Wild Things Are WB $80,743,900 $77,233,467 10/16/09
11 Vantage Point Sony $80,117,000 $72,266,306 2/22/08
12 Fast Times at Ridgemont High Uni. $73,353,500 $27,092,880 8/13/82
- Phone Booth Fox $61,470,500 $46,566,212 4/4/03
13 Blown Away MGM $57,426,300 $30,156,002 7/1/94
14 Consenting Adults BV $41,414,500 $21,591,728 10/16/92
15 Jason's Lyric Gram. $39,707,700 $20,851,521 9/30/94
16 The Great Debaters MGM/W $33,871,700 $30,236,407 12/25/07
17 Battlefield Earth WB $31,709,600 $21,471,685 5/12/00
18 Street Kings FoxS $29,288,700 $26,418,667 4/11/08
19 Vision Quest WB $29,134,000 $12,993,175 2/15/85
20 Bloodsport Can. $22,865,400 $11,806,119 2/26/88
21 Ready to Wear Mira. $20,967,000 $11,300,653 12/25/94
22 The Last King of Scotland FoxS $20,580,000 $17,606,684 9/27/06
23 Our Family Wedding FoxS $20,280,800 $20,255,281 3/12/10
24 A Rage in Harlem Mira. $19,736,500 $10,438,504 5/3/91
25 Everyone's Hero Fox $17,649,400 $14,523,101 9/15/06
26 Smoke Mira. $15,311,800 $8,367,636 6/9/95
27 Johnny Handsome TriS $14,512,100 $7,237,794 9/29/89
28 Repo Men Uni. $13,812,200 $13,794,835 3/19/10
29 Article 99 Orion $12,229,600 $6,375,979 3/13/92
30 The Last Stand LGF $11,915,600 $12,050,299 1/18/13
31 First Daughter Fox $11,607,900 $9,055,921 9/24/04
32 Out of the Furnace Rela. $10,801,600 $11,330,849 12/4/13
33 Light it Up Fox $9,379,100 $5,985,690 11/10/99
34 Black Nativity FoxS $6,690,400 $7,018,189 11/27/13
35 Ghost Dog: Way of the Samurai Art. $4,885,300 $3,308,029 3/3/00
36 Downtown Fox $4,415,000 $2,346,150 1/12/90
37 Bird WB $4,370,600 $2,181,286 9/30/88
38 Repentance LGF $1,134,100 $1,189,612 2/28/14
39 Body Snatchers WB $816,700 $428,868 1/14/94
40 Green Dragon Silv. $386,100 $281,803 5/3/02
41 Ernest & Celestine GK $262,100 $262,075 2/28/14
42 Bank Robber IRS $222,700 $115,842 12/10/93
43 Even Money YFG $74,600 $64,458 5/18/07
44 Toys in the Attic Hann. $66,000 $64,918 9/7/12
45 Diary of a Hitman VisI $61,000 $31,815 5/1/92
- Rising From Ashes FRun $38,800 $38,602 8/2/13
46 American Gun IFC $29,300 $24,098 3/22/06
47 The Air I Breathe Think $28,600 $25,775 1/25/08
48 Ripple Effect Mont. $15,600 $14,059 6/20/08
49 A Dark Truth Magn. $5,800 $5,750 1/4/13
50 Pawn Anch. $3,900 $4,141 4/19/13
51 The Marsh All. $400 $336 3/23/07
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $2,178,460,900
Average: $42,714,900


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Panic Room Sony $196.4 $96.4 49.1% $100.0 50.9% 2002
Lee Daniels' The Butler Wein. $176.6 $116.6 66% $60.0 34% 2013
Phenomenon BV $152.0 $104.6 68.8% $47.4 31.2% 1996
Vantage Point Sony $151.2 $72.3 47.8% $78.9 52.2% 2008
Species MGM $113.4 $60.1 53% $53.3 47% 1995
Mr. Holland's Opus BV $106.3 $82.6 77.7% $23.7 22.3% 1995
Where the Wild Things Are WB $100.1 $77.2 77.2% $22.9 22.8% 2009
Phone Booth Fox $97.8 $46.6 47.6% $51.3 52.4% 2003
Street Kings FoxS $65.6 $26.4 40.3% $39.2 59.7% 2008
The Last King of Scotland FoxS $48.4 $17.6 36.4% $30.8 63.6% 2006
The Last Stand LGF $48.3 $12.1 24.9% $36.3 75.1% 2013
The Great Debaters MGM/W $30.2 $30.2 100% n/a 0% 2007
Battlefield Earth WB $29.7 $21.5 72.2% $8.3 27.8% 2000
Our Family Wedding FoxS $21.4 $20.3 94.6% $1.2 5.4% 2010
Repo Men Uni. $18.4 $13.8 74.9% $4.6 25.1% 2010
Everyone's Hero Fox $16.6 $14.5 87.3% $2.1 12.7% 2006
Out of the Furnace Rela. $14.1 $11.3 80.2% $2.8 19.8% 2013
First Daughter Fox $10.6 $9.1 85.5% $1.5 14.5% 2004
Ghost Dog: Way of the Samurai Art. $9.4 $3.3 35.3% $6.1 64.7% 2000
Black Nativity FoxS $7.5 $7.0 94.2% $436k 5.8% 2013
Ernest & Celestine GK $5.1 $262k 5.2% $4.8 94.8% 2014
The Air I Breathe Think $2.6 $25.8k 1% $2.6 99% 2008
The Marsh All. $2.4 $0.3k 0% $2.4 100% 2007
Mary IFC $669k n/a 0% $669k 100% 0
Mary IFC $669k n/a 0% $669k 100% 0
Mary IFC $669k n/a 0% $669k 100% 0
Mary IFC $669k n/a 0% $669k 100% 0
Toys in the Attic Hann. $126k $64.9k 51.3% $61.6k 48.7% 2012
Even Money YFG $112k $64.5k 57.6% $47.5k 42.4% 2007
American Gun IFC $34.1k $24.1k 70.6% $10.0k 29.4% 2006
Powder Blue ReelD n/a n/a - n/a - 2009
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $1,222.9 million




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