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DateTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersRank
6/11/69 True Grit (1969) Par. n/a - n/a - 71
1/18/85 Blood Simple Circ $3,851,855 - n/a - 53
7/4/86 Psycho III Uni. $14,481,606 1,408 $3,238,400 1,408 35
3/13/87 Raising Arizona Fox $22,847,564 697 $36,240 1 26
3/4/88 Pass the Ammo NCeV $169,785 - n/a - 66
7/13/88 It Takes Two (1988) MGM $344,375 - n/a - 64
4/21/89 Checking Out WB $30,877 8 $12,730 1 69
9/21/90 Miller's Crossing Fox $5,080,409 289 $28,202 1 49
8/2/91 Doc Hollywood WB $54,830,779 1,694 $7,251,854 1,575 15
8/23/91 Barton Fink Fox $6,153,939 189 $268,561 11 47
7/31/92 Buffy the Vampire Slayer Fox $16,624,456 1,981 $4,515,541 1,959 32
8/26/92 Storyville Fox $422,503 19 $101,383 19 63
10/30/92 Waterland FL $1,100,218 - n/a - 61
4/9/93 This Boy's Life WB $4,104,962 773 $74,425 3 52
9/3/93 Kalifornia Gram. $2,395,231 359 $1,159,133 359 57
11/30/93 A Dangerous Woman Gram. $1,497,222 293 $680,441 293 59
12/10/93 Wayne's World 2 Par. $48,197,805 2,400 $13,516,699 2,400 16
3/11/94 The Hudsucker Proxy WB $2,816,518 126 $104,490 5 56
7/29/94 It Could Happen to You TriS $37,939,757 1,544 $8,112,822 1,506 18
8/5/94 Airheads Fox $5,751,882 1,229 $1,911,739 1,228 48
1/20/95 Bad Company (1995) BV $3,674,841 302 $1,459,824 302 54
4/7/95 A Goofy Movie BV $35,348,597 2,176 $6,129,557 2,159 19
4/7/95 Rob Roy MGM $31,596,911 1,885 $2,023,272 133 21
11/22/95 Two Bits Mira. $26,282 2 $9,299 2 70
3/8/96 Fargo Gram. $24,611,975 716 $730,265 36 24
3/15/96 The Celluloid Closet SPC $1,400,591 38 $95,047 9 60
4/12/96 Fear Uni. $20,831,000 1,615 $6,312,240 1,584 29
7/26/96 Joe's Apartment WB $4,619,014 1,512 $1,854,490 1,512 50
10/11/96 The Chamber Uni. $14,551,359 2,032 $5,612,095 2,026 34
8/1/97 Picture Perfect Fox $31,407,873 1,727 $7,809,026 1,707 22
8/8/97 Conspiracy Theory WB $75,982,834 2,806 $19,313,566 2,806 8
10/3/97 The Locusts Orion $40,158 12 $17,787 12 68
11/14/97 The Jackal Uni. $54,930,280 2,309 $15,164,595 2,193 14
3/6/98 The Big Lebowski Gram. $17,451,873 1,235 $5,533,844 1,207 31
4/3/98 The Spanish Prisoner SPC $9,584,314 296 $124,011 7 38
11/6/98 Gods and Monsters Lions $6,451,628 149 $75,508 6 45
11/6/98 Velvet Goldmine Mira. $1,053,788 85 $301,787 85 62
12/30/98 The Hi-Lo Country Gram. $166,082 16 $17,712 3 67
3/12/99 The Corruptor NL $15,164,492 1,804 $5,765,300 1,804 33
6/18/99 The General's Daughter Par. $102,705,852 2,858 $22,332,053 2,856 6
10/1/99 Three Kings WB $60,652,036 2,942 $15,847,636 2,942 11
10/1/99 Mystery, Alaska BV $8,891,623 1,704 $3,102,191 1,673 40
10/29/99 Being John Malkovich USA $22,863,596 630 $637,721 25 25
3/3/00 What Planet Are You From? Sony $6,291,602 2,248 $3,008,746 2,248 46
5/12/00 Hamlet (2000) Mira. $1,577,287 65 $62,253 4 58
10/27/00 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $26,437,094 3,320 $13,223,887 3,317 23
12/22/00 Before Night Falls FL $4,242,892 127 $85,230 8 51
5/11/01 A Knight's Tale Sony $56,569,702 2,980 $16,511,391 2,980 13
11/2/01 The Man Who Wasn't There USA $7,504,257 259 $664,404 39 42
3/29/02 The Rookie BV $75,600,072 2,543 $16,021,684 2,511 9
8/23/02 Simone NL $9,688,676 1,920 $3,813,463 1,920 37
12/6/02 Adaptation. Sony $22,498,520 672 $384,478 7 27
10/10/03 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $35,327,628 2,570 $12,525,075 2,564 20
3/26/04 The Ladykillers BV $39,799,191 1,589 $12,634,563 1,583 17
4/9/04 The Alamo (2004) BV $22,414,961 2,609 $9,124,701 2,609 28
11/12/04 Kinsey FoxS $10,254,979 588 $169,038 5 36
11/10/06 Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus PicH $223,202 39 $28,815 4 65
4/6/07 The Hoax Mira. $7,164,995 1,069 $1,449,320 235 43
10/26/07 Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Think $7,084,227 321 $73,837 2 44
11/9/07 No Country for Old Men Mira. $74,283,625 2,037 $1,226,333 28 10
2/8/08 In Bruges Focus $7,800,824 232 $459,575 28 41
9/12/08 Burn After Reading Focus $60,355,347 2,657 $19,128,001 2,651 12
11/21/08 Twilight Sum. $192,769,854 3,649 $69,637,740 3,419 4
10/2/09 A Serious Man Focus $9,228,768 262 $251,337 6 39
10/16/09 Where the Wild Things Are WB $77,233,467 3,735 $32,695,407 3,735 7
11/20/09 The Blind Side WB $255,959,475 3,407 $34,119,372 3,110 3
7/9/10 The Kids Are All Right Focus $20,811,365 994 $491,971 7 30
12/22/10 True Grit Par. $171,243,005 3,464 $24,830,443 3,047 5
11/18/11 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $281,287,133 4,066 $138,122,261 4,061 2
11/16/12 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $292,324,737 4,070 $141,067,634 4,070 1
10/18/13 The Fifth Estate BV $3,255,008 1,769 $1,673,351 1,769 55
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (70): $2,551,880,635
Average: $36,455,438
Opening Gross Average (34): $20,631,217 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $295,956,100 $292,324,737 11/16/12
2 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $292,690,400 $281,287,133 11/18/11
3 The Blind Side WB $271,401,700 $255,959,475 11/20/09
4 Twilight Sum. $218,812,600 $192,769,854 11/21/08
5 True Grit Par. $176,323,600 $171,243,005 12/22/10
6 The General's Daughter Par. $164,774,100 $102,705,852 6/18/99
7 Conspiracy Theory WB $134,915,100 $75,982,834 8/8/97
8 Doc Hollywood WB $106,145,100 $54,830,779 8/2/91
9 The Rookie BV $106,048,300 $75,600,072 3/29/02
10 The Jackal Uni. $97,534,200 $54,930,280 11/14/97
11 Three Kings WB $97,142,600 $60,652,036 10/1/99
12 Wayne's World 2 Par. $94,654,900 $48,197,805 12/10/93
13 No Country for Old Men Mira. $86,242,000 $74,283,625 11/9/07
14 Where the Wild Things Are WB $82,671,200 $77,233,467 10/16/09
15 A Knight's Tale Sony $81,456,400 $56,569,702 5/11/01
16 It Could Happen to You TriS $73,973,500 $37,939,757 7/29/94
17 Burn After Reading Focus $68,509,200 $60,355,347 9/12/08
18 A Goofy Movie BV $66,227,800 $35,348,597 4/7/95
19 Rob Roy MGM $59,198,800 $31,596,911 4/7/95
20 Picture Perfect Fox $55,767,800 $31,407,873 8/1/97
21 The Ladykillers BV $52,232,400 $39,799,191 3/26/04
22 Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $47,744,200 $35,327,628 10/10/03
23 Raising Arizona Fox $47,623,400 $22,847,564 3/13/87
24 Fargo Gram. $44,978,700 $24,611,975 3/8/96
25 Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $39,974,400 $26,437,094 10/27/00
26 Fear Uni. $38,410,100 $20,831,000 4/12/96
27 Being John Malkovich USA $36,210,900 $22,863,596 10/29/99
28 Buffy the Vampire Slayer Fox $32,648,000 $16,624,456 7/31/92
29 Psycho III Uni. $31,812,700 $14,481,606 7/4/86
30 Adaptation. Sony $30,564,100 $22,498,520 12/6/02
31 The Big Lebowski Gram. $30,326,800 $17,451,873 3/6/98
32 The Alamo (2004) BV $29,417,400 $22,414,961 4/9/04
33 The Chamber Uni. $26,831,100 $14,551,359 10/11/96
34 The Corruptor NL $24,328,900 $15,164,492 3/12/99
35 The Kids Are All Right Focus $21,334,900 $20,811,365 7/9/10
36 The Spanish Prisoner SPC $16,655,000 $9,584,314 4/3/98
37 Mystery, Alaska BV $14,265,100 $8,891,623 10/1/99
38 Simone NL $13,590,800 $9,688,676 8/23/02
39 Kinsey FoxS $13,292,700 $10,254,979 11/12/04
40 Barton Fink Fox $11,913,200 $6,153,939 8/23/91
41 Airheads Fox $11,214,800 $5,751,882 8/5/94
42 The Man Who Wasn't There USA $10,776,500 $7,504,257 11/2/01
43 Gods and Monsters Lions $10,353,700 $6,451,628 11/6/98
44 A Serious Man Focus $9,877,700 $9,228,768 10/2/09
45 Miller's Crossing Fox $9,788,500 $5,080,409 9/21/90
46 What Planet Are You From? Sony $9,513,300 $6,291,602 3/3/00
47 In Bruges Focus $8,854,700 $7,800,824 2/8/08
48 Joe's Apartment WB $8,517,000 $4,619,014 7/26/96
49 The Hoax Mira. $8,487,600 $7,164,995 4/6/07
50 Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Think $8,352,600 $7,084,227 10/26/07
51 This Boy's Life WB $8,081,000 $4,104,962 4/9/93
52 Blood Simple Circ $7,509,200 $3,851,855 1/18/85
53 Bad Company (1995) BV $6,885,000 $3,674,841 1/20/95
54 Before Night Falls FL $6,119,700 $4,242,892 12/22/00
55 The Hudsucker Proxy WB $5,491,500 $2,816,518 3/11/94
56 Kalifornia Gram. $4,715,200 $2,395,231 9/3/93
57 The Fifth Estate BV $3,383,700 $3,255,008 10/18/13
58 A Dangerous Woman Gram. $2,947,400 $1,497,222 11/30/93
59 The Celluloid Closet SPC $2,582,500 $1,400,591 3/15/96
60 Hamlet (2000) Mira. $2,385,000 $1,577,287 5/12/00
61 Waterland FL $2,160,700 $1,100,218 10/30/92
62 Velvet Goldmine Mira. $1,831,200 $1,053,788 11/6/98
63 Storyville Fox $829,700 $422,503 8/26/92
64 It Takes Two (1988) MGM $682,900 $344,375 7/13/88
65 Pass the Ammo NCeV $336,700 $169,785 3/4/88
66 Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus PicH $277,700 $223,202 11/10/06
67 The Hi-Lo Country Gram. $267,200 $166,082 12/30/98
68 The Locusts Orion $71,300 $40,158 10/3/97
69 Checking Out WB $63,400 $30,877 4/21/89
70 Two Bits Mira. $49,200 $26,282 11/22/95
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $3,387,007,200
Average: $48,385,800


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $829.7 $292.3 35.2% $537.4 64.8% 2012
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $712.2 $281.3 39.5% $430.9 60.5% 2011
Twilight Sum. $392.6 $192.8 49.1% $199.8 50.9% 2008
The Blind Side WB $309.2 $256.0 82.8% $53.2 17.2% 2009
True Grit Par. $252.3 $171.2 67.9% $81.0 32.1% 2010
No Country for Old Men Mira. $171.6 $74.3 43.3% $97.3 56.7% 2007
Burn After Reading Focus $163.7 $60.4 36.9% $103.4 63.1% 2008
The Jackal Uni. $159.3 $54.9 34.5% $104.4 65.5% 1997
The General's Daughter Par. $149.7 $102.7 68.6% $47.0 31.4% 1999
Conspiracy Theory WB $137.0 $76.0 55.5% $61.0 44.5% 1997
Intolerable Cruelty Uni. $120.2 $35.3 29.4% $84.9 70.6% 2003
A Knight's Tale Sony $117.5 $56.6 48.1% $60.9 51.9% 2001
Three Kings WB $107.8 $60.7 56.3% $47.1 43.7% 1999
Where the Wild Things Are WB $100.1 $77.2 77.2% $22.9 22.8% 2009
The Rookie BV $80.7 $75.6 93.7% $5.1 6.3% 2002
The Ladykillers BV $76.7 $39.8 51.9% $36.9 48.1% 2004
Fargo Gram. $60.6 $24.6 40.6% $36.0 59.4% 1996
Book of Shadows: Blair Witch 2 Art. $47.7 $26.4 55.4% $21.3 44.6% 2000
Picture Perfect Fox $44.3 $31.4 70.8% $12.9 29.2% 1997
The Kids Are All Right Focus $34.7 $20.8 60% $13.9 40% 2010
In Bruges Focus $33.4 $7.8 23.4% $25.6 76.6% 2008
Adaptation. Sony $32.8 $22.5 68.6% $10.3 31.4% 2002
A Serious Man Focus $31.4 $9.2 29.4% $22.2 70.6% 2009
Raising Arizona Fox $29.2 $22.8 78.3% $6.3 21.7% 1987
The Alamo (2004) BV $25.8 $22.4 86.8% $3.4 13.2% 2004
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Think $25.0 $7.1 28.3% $17.9 71.7% 2007
The Corruptor NL $24.5 $15.2 61.9% $9.3 38.1% 1999
Being John Malkovich USA $22.9 $22.9 100% n/a 0% 1999
The Chamber Uni. $22.5 $14.6 64.6% $8.0 35.4% 1996
Simone NL $19.6 $9.7 49.5% $9.9 50.5% 2002
The Man Who Wasn't There USA $18.9 $7.5 39.7% $11.4 60.3% 2001
Kinsey FoxS $16.9 $10.3 60.6% $6.7 39.4% 2004
What Planet Are You From? Sony $14.1 $6.3 44.5% $7.9 55.5% 2000
The Hoax Mira. $11.8 $7.2 60.9% $4.6 39.1% 2007
The Fifth Estate BV $8.6 $3.3 38% $5.3 62% 2013
Before Night Falls FL $8.5 $4.2 49.8% $4.3 50.2% 2000
Gods and Monsters Lions $6.5 $6.5 100% n/a 0% 1998
Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus PicH $2.3 $223k 9.7% $2.1 90.3% 2006
Hamlet (2000) Mira. $2.0 $1.6 77.1% $469k 22.9% 2000
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $4,424.5 million



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