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Andrew Lesnie

RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 1 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
(director of photography)
New Line $377,845,905 3,703 $72,629,713 3,703 12/17/03
2 2 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
(director of photography)
New Line $342,551,365 3,622 $62,007,528 3,622 12/18/02
3 3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
(director of photography)
New Line $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 12/19/01
4 6 The Last Airbender Paramount $131,772,187 3,203 $40,325,019 3,169 7/1/10
5 8 The Lovely Bones Paramount (DreamWorks) $44,114,232 2,638 $116,616 3 12/11/09
6 5 King Kong Universal $218,080,025 3,627 $50,130,145 3,568 12/14/05
7 7 Babe
(director of photography)
Universal $63,658,910 1,790 $8,742,545 1,591 8/4/95
8 9 Babe: Pig in the City
(director of photography)
Universal $18,319,860 2,387 $6,162,640 2,384 11/27/98
9 4 I Am Legend Warner Bros. $256,393,010 3,648 $77,211,321 3,606 12/14/07
10 10 Two If by Sea
(director of photography)
Warner Bros. $10,658,278 1,796 $4,656,986 1,712 1/12/96
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (10): $1,778,938,522
Average: $177,893,852
Opening Gross Average (9): $41,008,599 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $500,514,300 $377,845,905 12/17/03
2 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $468,729,300 $342,551,365 12/18/02
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $444,970,100 $315,544,750 12/19/01
4 I Am Legend WB $298,198,800 $256,393,010 12/14/07
5 King Kong Uni. $274,217,300 $218,080,025 12/14/05
6 The Last Airbender Par. $134,590,000 $131,772,187 7/1/10
7 Babe Uni. $118,435,800 $63,658,910 8/4/95
8 The Lovely Bones P/DW $45,072,100 $44,114,232 12/11/09
9 Babe: Pig in the City Uni. $31,139,400 $18,319,860 11/27/98
10 Two If by Sea WB $19,580,400 $10,658,278 1/12/96
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $2,335,447,500
Average: $233,544,700


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $1,119.1 $377.0 33.7% $742.1 66.3% 2003
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $923.3 $339.8 36.8% $583.5 63.2% 2002
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $869.3 $313.4 36% $556.0 64% 2001
I Am Legend WB $585.3 $256.4 43.8% $329.0 56.2% 2007
King Kong Uni. $550.5 $218.1 39.6% $332.4 60.4% 2005
The Last Airbender Par. $319.7 $131.8 41.2% $187.9 58.8% 2010
Babe Uni. $254.1 $63.7 25% $190.5 75% 1995
The Lovely Bones P/DW $93.6 $44.1 47.1% $49.5 52.9% 2009
Babe: Pig in the City Uni. $69.1 $18.3 26.5% $50.8 73.5% 1998
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $4,784.2 million



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