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Michael Kamen

DateTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersRank
11/10/76 The Next Man AAP n/a - n/a - 58
5/29/81 Polyester NL n/a - n/a - 57
1/29/82 Venom Par. $5,229,643 900 $1,672,747 900 43
10/21/83 The Dead Zone Par. $20,766,616 1,293 $4,556,083 1,293 27
6/21/85 Lifeforce
(Additional Music)
TriS $11,603,545 1,526 $4,209,136 1,526 -
12/18/85 Brazil Uni. $9,929,135 173 $30,099 1 33
3/7/86 Highlander Fox $5,900,000 1,040 $2,453,021 1,040 40
6/13/86 Mona Lisa Isld $5,794,184 162 $99,361 4 42
8/29/86 Shanghai Surprise MGM $2,315,683 401 $729,885 401 45
3/6/87 Lethal Weapon WB $65,207,127 1,420 $6,829,949 1,256 11
7/3/87 Adventures in Babysitting BV $34,368,475 1,148 $2,901,297 1,126 20
7/17/87 Rita, Sue and Bob Too OrionC $124,167 8 $7,947 1 53
10/9/87 Someone to Watch Over Me Col. $10,278,549 894 $2,908,796 892 32
10/23/87 Suspect TriS $18,782,400 1,029 $4,152,015 1,029 29
2/12/88 Action Jackson Lori $20,256,975 1,249 $5,424,783 1,249 28
7/15/88 Die Hard Fox $83,008,852 1,713 $601,851 21 9
3/10/89 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Col. $8,083,123 120 $597,400 46 38
3/17/89 Rooftops NCeV $2,043,889 1,044 $1,111,263 1,044 47
3/24/89 Dead Bang WB $8,125,592 1,073 $2,847,690 1,073 37
3/31/89 Crusoe Isld $315,421 25 $7,010 1 51
5/19/89 Road House UA $30,050,028 1,935 $5,957,656 1,927 21
5/19/89 For Queen and Country Atl $191,051 33 $62,771 33 52
6/2/89 Renegades Uni. $9,015,164 1,627 $3,075,030 1,627 35
7/7/89 Lethal Weapon 2 WB $147,253,986 1,830 $20,388,800 1,803 3
7/14/89 License to Kill UA $34,667,015 1,587 $8,774,776 1,575 19
7/6/90 Die Hard 2: Die Harder Fox $117,540,947 2,507 $21,744,661 2,507 7
11/9/90 The Krays Mira. $2,060,847 392 $948,002 392 46
2/15/91 Nothing But Trouble WB $8,479,793 1,671 $3,966,240 1,671 36
5/24/91 Hudson Hawk TriS $17,218,080 2,072 $7,082,820 2,071 30
6/14/91 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves WB $165,493,908 2,369 $25,625,602 2,369 1
9/6/91 Company Business MGM $1,501,785 232 $533,610 232 48
12/6/91 Let Him Have It FL $88,686 10 $5,088 1 54
12/13/91 The Last Boy Scout WB $59,509,925 1,823 $7,923,669 1,823 12
1/31/92 Shining Through Fox $21,633,781 1,433 $6,406,829 1,432 26
5/15/92 Lethal Weapon 3 WB $144,731,527 2,568 $33,243,086 2,510 4
4/30/93 Splitting Heirs Uni. $3,246,063 850 $1,738,315 850 44
6/18/93 Last Action Hero Col. $50,016,394 2,339 $15,338,241 2,306 17
8/20/93 Wilder Napalm TriS $84,859 35 $12,078 3 55
11/12/93 The Three Musketeers (1993) BV $53,898,845 2,128 $10,621,992 2,069 16
3/17/95 Circle of Friends Sav. $23,389,975 902 $125,587 4 23
4/7/95 Don Juan de Marco NL $22,150,451 1,226 $4,556,274 1,110 25
5/19/95 Die Hard: With A Vengeance Fox $100,012,499 2,579 $22,162,245 2,525 8
12/29/95 Mr. Holland's Opus BV $82,569,971 1,659 $14,466 1 10
7/26/96 Stonewall Strand $692,400 17 $74,052 10 50
8/9/96 Jack BV $58,620,973 2,232 $11,191,496 1,710 13
11/27/96 101 Dalmatians (1996) BV $136,189,294 2,901 $33,504,025 2,794 5
4/4/97 Inventing the Abbotts Fox $5,936,344 898 $2,301,138 898 39
8/15/97 Event Horizon Par. $26,673,242 2,328 $9,511,915 2,311 22
12/25/97 The Winter Guest FL $870,290 21 $20,533 3 49
5/22/98 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Uni. $10,680,275 1,130 $3,338,590 1,126 31
7/10/98 Lethal Weapon 4 WB $130,444,603 3,117 $34,048,124 3,117 6
10/2/98 What Dreams May Come Poly $55,382,927 2,531 $15,833,592 2,526 15
8/3/99 The Iron Giant WB $23,159,305 2,179 $5,732,614 2,179 24
4/28/00 Frequency NL $45,010,278 2,631 $9,025,584 2,621 18
7/14/00 X-Men Fox $157,299,717 3,112 $54,471,475 3,025 2
4/25/03 House of Fools ParC $57,862 8 $7,246 3 56
8/15/03 Open Range BV $58,331,254 2,268 $14,047,781 2,075 14
9/19/03 The Fighting Temptations
(Additional Music)
Par. $30,250,745 2,026 $11,758,372 2,026 -
2/20/04 Against the Ropes Par. $5,884,190 1,601 $3,038,546 1,601 41
9/24/04 First Daughter Fox $9,055,921 2,280 $4,002,067 2,260 34
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (56): $2,119,624,286
Average: $37,850,434
Opening Gross Average (39): $11,115,662 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves WB $312,905,300 $165,493,908 6/14/91
2 Lethal Weapon 2 WB $295,249,800 $147,253,986 7/7/89
3 Lethal Weapon 3 WB $277,605,500 $144,731,527 5/15/92
4 101 Dalmatians (1996) BV $242,365,000 $136,189,294 11/27/96
5 X-Men Fox $232,301,600 $157,299,717 7/14/00
6 Lethal Weapon 4 WB $221,394,300 $130,444,603 7/10/98
7 Die Hard 2: Die Harder Fox $221,188,200 $117,540,947 7/6/90
8 Die Hard: With A Vengeance Fox $183,011,400 $100,012,499 5/19/95
9 Die Hard Fox $160,766,500 $83,008,852 7/15/88
10 Mr. Holland's Opus BV $148,700,700 $82,569,971 12/29/95
11 Lethal Weapon WB $132,749,000 $65,207,127 3/6/87
12 The Last Boy Scout WB $113,530,800 $59,509,925 12/13/91
13 Jack BV $105,570,800 $58,620,973 8/9/96
14 The Three Musketeers (1993) BV $103,512,700 $53,898,845 11/12/93
15 Last Action Hero Col. $96,166,800 $50,016,394 6/18/93
16 What Dreams May Come Poly $93,997,500 $55,382,927 10/2/98
17 Open Range BV $77,001,100 $58,331,254 8/15/03
18 Adventures in Babysitting BV $69,967,500 $34,368,475 7/3/87
19 License to Kill UA $69,508,700 $34,667,015 7/14/89
20 Frequency NL $66,471,600 $45,010,278 4/28/00
21 Road House UA $60,251,400 $30,050,028 5/19/89
22 The Dead Zone Par. $52,476,900 $20,766,616 10/21/83
23 Event Horizon Par. $46,256,900 $26,673,242 8/15/97
24 Circle of Friends Sav. $42,801,000 $23,389,975 3/17/95
25 Shining Through Fox $41,495,200 $21,633,781 1/31/92
26 Don Juan de Marco NL $40,532,800 $22,150,451 4/7/95
- The Fighting Temptations Par. $39,933,000 $30,250,745 9/19/03
27 Action Jackson Lori $39,232,500 $20,256,975 2/12/88
28 Suspect TriS $38,237,300 $18,782,400 10/23/87
29 The Iron Giant WB $36,289,000 $23,159,305 8/3/99
30 Hudson Hawk TriS $32,554,800 $17,218,080 5/24/91
- Lifeforce TriS $26,018,100 $11,603,545 6/21/85
31 Brazil Uni. $21,311,900 $9,929,135 12/18/85
32 Someone to Watch Over Me Col. $20,925,100 $10,278,549 10/9/87
33 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Uni. $18,126,900 $10,680,275 5/22/98
34 Renegades Uni. $18,075,700 $9,015,164 6/2/89
35 Dead Bang WB $16,292,100 $8,125,592 3/24/89
36 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen Col. $16,207,000 $8,083,123 3/10/89
37 Nothing But Trouble WB $16,033,100 $8,479,793 2/15/91
38 Venom Par. $14,159,200 $5,229,643 1/29/82
39 Highlander Fox $12,658,800 $5,900,000 3/7/86
40 Mona Lisa Isld $12,431,700 $5,794,184 6/13/86
41 First Daughter Fox $11,607,900 $9,055,921 9/24/04
42 Inventing the Abbotts Fox $10,294,800 $5,936,344 4/4/97
43 Against the Ropes Par. $7,542,400 $5,884,190 2/20/04
44 Splitting Heirs Uni. $6,241,200 $3,246,063 4/30/93
45 Shanghai Surprise MGM $4,968,400 $2,315,683 8/29/86
46 Rooftops NCeV $4,098,100 $2,043,889 3/17/89
47 The Krays Mira. $3,878,100 $2,060,847 11/9/90
48 Company Business MGM $2,839,500 $1,501,785 9/6/91
49 The Winter Guest FL $1,477,600 $870,290 12/25/97
50 Stonewall Strand $1,246,900 $692,400 7/26/96
51 Crusoe Isld $632,400 $315,421 3/31/89
52 For Queen and Country Atl $383,100 $191,051 5/19/89
53 Rita, Sue and Bob Too OrionC $252,800 $124,167 7/17/87
54 Let Him Have It FL $169,900 $88,686 12/6/91
55 Wilder Napalm TriS $163,200 $84,859 8/20/93
56 House of Fools ParC $76,400 $57,862 4/25/03
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $3,876,186,700
Average: $69,217,600


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves WB $390.5 $165.5 42.4% $225.0 57.6% 1991
Die Hard: With A Vengeance Fox $366.1 $100.0 27.3% $266.1 72.7% 1995
Lethal Weapon 3 WB $321.7 $144.7 45% $177.0 55% 1992
101 Dalmatians (1996) BV $320.7 $136.2 42.5% $184.5 57.5% 1996
X-Men Fox $296.3 $157.3 53.1% $139.0 46.9% 2000
Lethal Weapon 4 WB $285.4 $130.4 45.7% $155.0 54.3% 1998
Die Hard 2: Die Harder Fox $240.0 $117.5 49% $122.5 51% 1990
Lethal Weapon 2 WB $227.9 $147.3 64.6% $80.6 35.4% 1989
License to Kill UA $156.2 $34.7 22.2% $121.5 77.8% 1989
Die Hard Fox $140.8 $83.0 59% $57.8 41% 1988
Last Action Hero Col. $137.3 $50.0 36.4% $87.3 63.6% 1993
Lethal Weapon WB $120.2 $65.2 54.2% $55.0 45.8% 1987
Mr. Holland's Opus BV $106.3 $82.6 77.7% $23.7 22.3% 1995
Don Juan de Marco NL $68.8 $22.2 32.2% $46.6 67.8% 1995
Open Range BV $68.3 $58.3 85.4% $10.0 14.6% 2003
Frequency NL $68.1 $45.0 66.1% $23.1 33.9% 2000
Shining Through Fox $43.8 $21.6 49.3% $22.2 50.7% 1992
The Fighting Temptations Par. $32.8 $30.3 92.4% $2.5 7.6% 2003
First Daughter Fox $10.6 $9.1 85.5% $1.5 14.5% 2004
Against the Ropes Par. $6.6 $5.9 89% $730k 11% 2004
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $3,375.6 million



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