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Thomas Newman

RankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
80 The Linguini Incident AcdE n/a - n/a - 5/1/92
79 The Prince of Pennsylvania NL $5,415 1 $3,174 1 9/16/88
78 Naked Tango NL $81,777 2 $12,283 1 8/23/91
77 Towelhead WIP $372,124 100 $52,823 4 9/12/08
76 American Buffalo Gold. $665,450 73 $164,109 29 9/13/96
75 The Salton Sea WB $764,554 30 $166,309 15 4/26/02
74 The Rapture FL $1,277,404 46 $171,603 36 10/4/91
73 The Good German WB $1,308,696 66 $76,817 5 12/15/06
72 Josh and S.A.M. Col. $1,640,220 774 $800,469 774 11/24/93
71 Cookie WB $1,869,417 82 $292,483 82 8/25/89
70 Oscar and Lucinda FoxS $1,897,404 65 $83,461 7 1/2/98
69 The Favor Orion $3,134,381 1,029 $1,487,238 1,029 4/29/94
68 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael Par. $3,989,297 635 $1,753,870 635 10/12/90
67 Grandview, USA WB $4,743,119 1,069 $2,194,293 1,069 8/3/84
67 Grandview, USA WB $4,743,119 1,069 $2,194,293 1,069 8/3/84
66 Grandview, USA WB $4,743,119 1,069 $2,194,293 1,069 8/3/84
66 Grandview, USA WB $4,743,119 1,069 $2,194,293 1,069 8/3/84
65 Little Children NL $5,463,019 115 $97,953 5 10/6/06
64 Men Don't Leave WB $6,070,725 802 $62,419 3 2/2/90
63 Girls Just Want to Have Fun NW $6,326,051 613 $1,650,078 613 4/12/85
63 Girls Just Want to Have Fun NW $6,326,051 613 $1,650,078 613 4/12/85
62 Girls Just Want to Have Fun NW $6,326,051 613 $1,650,078 613 4/12/85
62 Girls Just Want to Have Fun NW $6,326,051 613 $1,650,078 613 4/12/85
61 Unstrung Heroes BV $7,929,434 576 $185,183 10 9/15/95
60 Reckless MGM $8,289,916 899 $2,446,016 897 2/3/84
60 Reckless MGM $8,289,916 899 $2,446,016 897 2/3/84
59 Reckless MGM $8,289,916 899 $2,446,016 897 2/3/84
59 Reckless MGM $8,289,916 899 $2,446,016 897 2/3/84
58 The Man with One Red Shoe Fox $8,645,411 1,049 $3,139,015 1,044 7/19/85
58 The Man with One Red Shoe Fox $8,645,411 1,049 $3,139,015 1,044 7/19/85
57 The Man with One Red Shoe Fox $8,645,411 1,049 $3,139,015 1,044 7/19/85
57 The Man with One Red Shoe Fox $8,645,411 1,049 $3,139,015 1,044 7/19/85
56 Flesh and Bone Par. $9,709,451 1,200 $4,517,066 1,200 11/5/93
55 Light of Day TriS $10,489,617 1,041 $3,536,309 1,041 2/6/87
54 Mad City WB $10,541,523 2,194 $4,649,742 2,194 11/7/97
53 Whispers in the Dark Par. $11,124,511 1,188 $3,177,158 1,188 8/7/92
52 Career Opportunities Uni. $11,336,986 1,440 $4,024,800 1,440 3/29/91
51 Less Than Zero Fox $12,396,383 871 $3,008,987 871 11/6/87
50 Real Genius TriS $12,952,019 990 $2,557,180 990 8/9/85
50 Real Genius TriS $12,952,019 990 $2,557,180 990 8/9/85
49 Real Genius TriS $12,952,019 990 $2,557,180 990 8/9/85
49 Real Genius TriS $12,952,019 990 $2,557,180 990 8/9/85
48 Threesome TriS $14,815,317 1,218 $4,001,024 1,212 4/8/94
47 White Oleander WB $16,357,770 1,510 $5,607,480 1,510 10/11/02
46 The War Uni. $16,928,556 1,537 $5,203,275 1,155 11/4/94
45 Corrina, Corrina NL $20,164,171 972 $3,811,258 698 8/12/94
44 The People Vs. Larry Flynt Sony $20,300,385 1,233 $523,295 16 12/27/96
43 The Player NL $21,706,101 452 $302,216 23 4/10/92
42 Red Corner MGM $22,459,274 2,507 $7,403,362 2,244 10/31/97
41 Revolutionary Road ParV $22,911,480 1,077 $189,911 3 12/26/08
40 How to Make an American Quilt Uni. $23,600,020 1,532 $5,790,445 1,504 10/6/95
39 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
39 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
38 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
38 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1,108 $1,526,098 268 3/29/85
37 The Shawshank Redemption Col. $28,341,469 972 $727,327 33 9/23/94
36 Brothers LGF $28,544,157 2,088 $9,527,848 2,088 12/4/09
35 Deceived BV $28,738,096 1,201 $4,316,719 969 9/27/91
34 Jumpin' Jack Flash Fox $29,844,101 1,085 $6,006,610 1,080 10/10/86
33 The Iron Lady Wein. $30,017,992 1,244 $220,409 4 12/30/11
32 The Debt Focus $31,177,548 1,874 $9,909,499 1,826 8/31/11
31 Side Effects (2013) ORF $32,172,757 2,605 $9,303,145 2,605 2/8/13
30 The Lost Boys WB $32,222,567 1,249 $5,236,318 1,027 7/31/87
29 Pay It Forward WB $33,519,628 2,130 $9,631,359 2,130 10/20/00
28 In the Bedroom Mira. $35,930,604 1,103 $93,972 4 11/23/01
27 Gung Ho Par. $36,611,610 1,175 $7,170,830 1,150 3/14/86
26 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $40,874,452 989 $1,513,090 364 7/20/84
26 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $40,874,452 989 $1,513,090 364 7/20/84
25 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $40,874,452 989 $1,513,090 364 7/20/84
25 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $40,874,452 989 $1,513,090 364 7/20/84
24 The Great Outdoors Uni. $41,455,230 1,430 $6,121,115 1,223 6/17/88
23 Meet Joe Black Uni. $44,619,100 2,527 $15,017,995 2,503 11/13/98
22 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel FoxS $46,412,041 1,298 $737,051 27 5/4/12
21 Little Women (1994) Sony $50,083,616 1,579 $2,411,247 1,503 12/21/94
20 Up Close and Personal BV $51,088,705 1,639 $11,101,955 1,506 3/1/96
19 Three Kings WB $60,652,036 2,942 $15,847,636 2,942 10/1/99
18 Cinderella Man Uni. $61,649,911 2,820 $18,320,205 2,812 6/3/05
17 The Adjustment Bureau Uni. $62,495,645 2,847 $21,157,730 2,840 3/4/11
16 Jarhead Uni. $62,658,220 2,448 $27,726,210 2,411 11/4/05
15 Scent of a Woman Uni. $63,095,253 1,252 $357,468 20 12/23/92
14 The Horse Whisperer BV $75,383,563 2,362 $13,685,488 2,039 5/15/98
13 Fried Green Tomatoes Uni. $82,418,501 1,331 $105,317 5 12/27/91
12 Saving Mr. Banks BV $83,301,580 2,671 $413,373 15 12/13/13
11 Road to Perdition DW $104,454,762 2,332 $22,079,481 1,797 7/12/02
10 Phenomenon BV $104,636,382 2,139 $16,158,901 1,637 7/5/96
9 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Par. $118,634,549 3,623 $30,061,756 3,620 12/17/04
8 Erin Brockovich Uni. $125,595,205 3,070 $28,138,465 2,848 3/17/00
7 American Beauty DW $130,096,601 1,990 $861,531 16 9/15/99
6 The Green Mile WB $136,801,374 2,875 $18,017,152 2,875 12/10/99
5 The Help BV $169,708,112 3,014 $26,044,590 2,534 8/10/11
5 The Help BV $169,708,112 3,014 $26,044,590 2,534 8/10/11
4 The Help BV $169,708,112 3,014 $26,044,590 2,534 8/10/11
4 The Help BV $169,708,112 3,014 $26,044,590 2,534 8/10/11
3 WALL-E BV $223,808,164 3,992 $63,087,526 3,992 6/27/08
2 Skyfall Sony $304,360,277 3,526 $88,364,714 3,505 11/9/12
1 Finding Nemo BV $380,843,261 3,425 $70,251,710 3,374 5/30/03
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (79): $3,600,850,695
Average: $45,580,389
Opening Gross Average (52): $12,759,355 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 Finding Nemo BV $490,526,100 $380,843,261 5/30/03
2 Skyfall Sony $300,957,500 $304,360,277 11/9/12
3 WALL-E BV $248,121,600 $223,808,164 6/27/08
4 The Green Mile WB $207,878,800 $136,801,374 12/10/99
5 American Beauty DW $198,483,000 $130,096,601 9/15/99
6 Phenomenon BV $188,440,200 $104,636,382 7/5/96
7 Erin Brockovich Uni. $185,480,100 $125,595,205 3/17/00
9 The Help BV $170,320,800 $169,708,112 8/10/11
9 The Help BV $170,320,800 $169,708,112 8/10/11
9 The Help BV $170,320,800 $169,708,112 8/10/11
9 The Help BV $170,320,800 $169,708,112 8/10/11
10 Fried Green Tomatoes Uni. $158,084,600 $82,418,501 12/27/91
11 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Par. $150,522,200 $118,634,549 12/17/04
12 Road to Perdition DW $143,108,400 $104,454,762 7/12/02
13 The Horse Whisperer BV $127,943,100 $75,383,563 5/15/98
14 Scent of a Woman Uni. $121,309,700 $63,095,253 12/23/92
16 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $96,833,500 $40,874,452 7/20/84
16 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $96,833,500 $40,874,452 7/20/84
16 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $96,833,500 $40,874,452 7/20/84
16 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $96,833,500 $40,874,452 7/20/84
17 Three Kings WB $94,878,000 $60,652,036 10/1/99
18 Little Women (1994) Sony $92,504,300 $50,083,616 12/21/94
19 Up Close and Personal BV $92,005,900 $51,088,705 3/1/96
20 Saving Mr. Banks BV $82,188,900 $83,301,580 12/13/13
21 The Great Outdoors Uni. $80,288,000 $41,455,230 6/17/88
22 Gung Ho Par. $78,552,100 $36,611,610 3/14/86
23 Jarhead Uni. $77,802,200 $62,658,220 11/4/05
24 Cinderella Man Uni. $76,557,500 $61,649,911 6/3/05
25 Meet Joe Black Uni. $75,375,400 $44,619,100 11/13/98
26 The Lost Boys WB $65,598,900 $32,222,567 7/31/87
27 Jumpin' Jack Flash Fox $64,032,100 $29,844,101 10/10/86
28 The Adjustment Bureau Uni. $63,290,800 $62,495,645 3/4/11
30 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $61,434,600 $27,398,584 3/29/85
30 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $61,434,600 $27,398,584 3/29/85
30 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $61,434,600 $27,398,584 3/29/85
30 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $61,434,600 $27,398,584 3/29/85
31 Deceived BV $54,336,200 $28,738,096 9/27/91
32 The Shawshank Redemption Col. $53,014,600 $28,341,469 9/23/94
33 Pay It Forward WB $49,462,000 $33,519,628 10/20/00
34 In the Bedroom Mira. $49,263,900 $35,930,604 11/23/01
35 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel FoxS $45,801,300 $46,412,041 5/4/12
36 How to Make an American Quilt Uni. $43,185,300 $23,600,020 10/6/95
37 The Player NL $41,633,900 $21,706,101 4/10/92
38 Red Corner MGM $38,949,000 $22,459,274 10/31/97
39 Corrina, Corrina NL $38,398,800 $20,164,171 8/12/94
40 The People Vs. Larry Flynt Sony $35,205,000 $20,300,385 12/27/96
41 Side Effects (2013) ORF $32,253,800 $32,172,757 2/8/13
42 The War Uni. $32,237,100 $16,928,556 11/4/94
43 The Debt Focus $31,256,100 $31,177,548 8/31/11
44 The Iron Lady Wein. $30,150,200 $30,017,992 12/30/11
45 Brothers LGF $29,753,100 $28,544,157 12/4/09
47 Real Genius TriS $29,041,700 $12,952,019 8/9/85
47 Real Genius TriS $29,041,700 $12,952,019 8/9/85
47 Real Genius TriS $29,041,700 $12,952,019 8/9/85
47 Real Genius TriS $29,041,700 $12,952,019 8/9/85
48 Threesome TriS $28,212,900 $14,815,317 4/8/94
49 Revolutionary Road ParV $25,400,500 $22,911,480 12/26/08
50 Less Than Zero Fox $25,236,600 $12,396,383 11/6/87
51 White Oleander WB $22,411,000 $16,357,770 10/11/02
52 Career Opportunities Uni. $21,435,200 $11,336,986 3/29/91
53 Light of Day TriS $21,354,800 $10,489,617 2/6/87
54 Whispers in the Dark Par. $21,337,600 $11,124,511 8/7/92
56 Reckless MGM $19,639,200 $8,289,916 2/3/84
56 Reckless MGM $19,639,200 $8,289,916 2/3/84
56 Reckless MGM $19,639,200 $8,289,916 2/3/84
56 Reckless MGM $19,639,200 $8,289,916 2/3/84
58 The Man with One Red Shoe Fox $19,385,200 $8,645,411 7/19/85
58 The Man with One Red Shoe Fox $19,385,200 $8,645,411 7/19/85
58 The Man with One Red Shoe Fox $19,385,200 $8,645,411 7/19/85
58 The Man with One Red Shoe Fox $19,385,200 $8,645,411 7/19/85
59 Flesh and Bone Par. $18,668,400 $9,709,451 11/5/93
60 Mad City WB $18,281,200 $10,541,523 11/7/97
61 Unstrung Heroes BV $14,510,000 $7,929,434 9/15/95
63 Girls Just Want to Have Fun NW $14,184,600 $6,326,051 4/12/85
63 Girls Just Want to Have Fun NW $14,184,600 $6,326,051 4/12/85
63 Girls Just Want to Have Fun NW $14,184,600 $6,326,051 4/12/85
63 Girls Just Want to Have Fun NW $14,184,600 $6,326,051 4/12/85
64 Men Don't Leave WB $11,423,900 $6,070,725 2/2/90
66 Grandview, USA WB $11,236,700 $4,743,119 8/3/84
66 Grandview, USA WB $11,236,700 $4,743,119 8/3/84
66 Grandview, USA WB $11,236,700 $4,743,119 8/3/84
66 Grandview, USA WB $11,236,700 $4,743,119 8/3/84
67 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael Par. $7,507,000 $3,989,297 10/12/90
68 Little Children NL $6,455,600 $5,463,019 10/6/06
69 The Favor Orion $5,968,800 $3,134,381 4/29/94
70 Cookie WB $3,748,300 $1,869,417 8/25/89
71 Oscar and Lucinda FoxS $3,220,300 $1,897,404 1/2/98
72 Josh and S.A.M. Col. $3,153,700 $1,640,220 11/24/93
73 The Rapture FL $2,415,200 $1,277,404 10/4/91
74 The Good German WB $1,534,100 $1,308,696 12/15/06
75 American Buffalo Gold. $1,198,400 $665,450 9/13/96
76 The Salton Sea WB $1,047,500 $764,554 4/26/02
77 Towelhead WIP $412,600 $372,124 9/12/08
78 Naked Tango NL $154,600 $81,777 8/23/91
79 The Prince of Pennsylvania NL $10,500 $5,415 9/16/88
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $6,022,233,300
Average: $76,230,800


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
Skyfall Sony $1,108.6 $304.4 27.5% $804.2 72.5% 2012
Finding Nemo BV $895.6 $339.7 37.9% $555.9 62.1% 2003
WALL-E BV $521.3 $223.8 42.9% $297.5 57.1% 2008
American Beauty DW $356.3 $130.1 36.5% $226.2 63.5% 1999
The Green Mile WB $286.8 $136.8 47.7% $150.0 52.3% 1999
Erin Brockovich Uni. $256.3 $125.6 49% $130.7 51% 2000
The Help BV $216.6 $169.7 78.3% $46.9 21.7% 2011
The Help BV $216.6 $169.7 78.3% $46.9 21.7% 2011
The Help BV $216.6 $169.7 78.3% $46.9 21.7% 2011
The Help BV $216.6 $169.7 78.3% $46.9 21.7% 2011
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Par. $209.1 $118.6 56.7% $90.4 43.3% 2004
The Horse Whisperer BV $186.9 $75.4 40.3% $111.5 59.7% 1998
Road to Perdition DW $181.0 $104.5 57.7% $76.5 42.3% 2002
Phenomenon BV $152.0 $104.6 68.8% $47.4 31.2% 1996
Meet Joe Black Uni. $142.9 $44.6 31.2% $98.3 68.8% 1998
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel FoxS $136.8 $46.4 33.9% $90.4 66.1% 2012
Scent of a Woman Uni. $134.1 $63.1 47.1% $71.0 52.9% 1992
The Adjustment Bureau Uni. $127.9 $62.5 48.9% $65.4 51.1% 2011
Fried Green Tomatoes Uni. $119.4 $82.4 69% $37.0 31% 1991
The Iron Lady Wein. $115.0 $30.0 26.1% $84.9 73.9% 2011
Saving Mr. Banks BV $112.5 $83.3 74% $29.2 26% 2013
Cinderella Man Uni. $108.5 $61.6 56.8% $46.9 43.2% 2005
Three Kings WB $107.8 $60.7 56.3% $47.1 43.7% 1999
Up Close and Personal BV $100.7 $51.1 50.7% $49.6 49.3% 1996
Jarhead Uni. $96.9 $62.7 64.7% $34.2 35.3% 2005
Revolutionary Road ParV $75.2 $22.9 30.5% $52.3 69.5% 2008
Side Effects (2013) ORF $63.4 $32.2 50.8% $31.2 49.2% 2013
Pay It Forward WB $55.7 $33.5 60.2% $22.2 39.8% 2000
The Debt Focus $45.6 $31.2 68.3% $14.5 31.7% 2011
The Great Outdoors Uni. $43.5 $41.5 95.4% $2.0 4.6% 1988
In the Bedroom Mira. $43.4 $35.9 82.8% $7.4 17.2% 2001
Brothers LGF $43.3 $28.5 65.9% $14.8 34.1% 2009
How to Make an American Quilt Uni. $41.2 $23.6 57.3% $17.6 42.7% 1995
White Oleander WB $21.7 $16.4 75.5% $5.3 24.5% 2002
Little Children NL $14.8 $5.5 36.9% $9.4 63.1% 2006
The Good German WB $5.9 $1.3 22.1% $4.6 77.9% 2006
The Salton Sea WB $765k $765k 100% n/a 0% 2002
Towelhead WIP $676k $372k 55.1% $304k 44.9% 2008
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $6,778.1 million



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