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Richard Linklater


RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 2 Bad News Bears Par. $32,868,349 3,183 $11,382,472 3,183 7/22/05
2 1 School of Rock Par. $81,261,177 2,951 $19,622,714 2,614 10/3/03
3 4 The Newton Boys Fox $10,452,012 1,969 $4,010,245 1,965 3/27/98
4 6 Before Midnight SPC $8,114,627 897 $246,914 5 5/24/13
5 3 Boyhood IFC $22,572,321 775 $387,618 5 7/11/14
6 9 Before Sunrise Sony $5,535,405 474 $1,423,537 363 1/27/95
7 5 Bernie MNE $9,206,470 332 $85,805 3 4/27/12
8 14 Fast Food Nation FoxS $1,005,539 321 $410,804 321 11/17/06
9 10 A Scanner Darkly WIP $5,501,616 263 $391,672 17 7/7/06
10 7 Dazed and Confused Gram. $7,993,039 214 $918,127 183 9/24/93
11 8 Before Sunset WIP $5,820,649 204 $219,425 20 7/2/04
12 13 Me and Orson Welles Free $1,190,003 134 $63,638 4 11/25/09
13 11 Waking Life FoxS $2,901,447 93 $88,977 4 10/19/01
14 16 Tape Lions $490,475 35 $28,424 7 11/2/01
15 15 SubUrbia SPC $656,747 24 $69,365 16 2/7/97
16 12 Slacker OrionC $1,228,108 16 $24,307 2 7/5/91
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (16): $196,797,984
Average: $12,299,874
Opening Gross Average (3): $11,671,810 (Wide Releases Only)




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease
Date
The Smoker TBD

Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 School of Rock Par. $109,759,300 $81,261,177 10/3/03
2 Bad News Bears Par. $41,790,500 $32,868,349 7/22/05
3 Boyhood IFC $22,084,600 $22,572,321 7/11/14
4 The Newton Boys Fox $18,162,900 $10,452,012 3/27/98
5 Dazed and Confused Gram. $15,735,100 $7,993,039 9/24/93
6 Before Sunrise Sony $10,370,900 $5,535,405 1/27/95
7 Bernie MNE $9,240,500 $9,206,470 4/27/12
8 Before Midnight SPC $8,094,400 $8,114,627 5/24/13
9 Before Sunset WIP $7,639,000 $5,820,649 7/2/04
10 A Scanner Darkly WIP $6,845,500 $5,501,616 7/7/06
11 Waking Life FoxS $4,162,200 $2,901,447 10/19/01
12 Slacker OrionC $2,377,500 $1,228,108 7/5/91
13 Me and Orson Welles Free $1,258,900 $1,190,003 11/25/09
14 Fast Food Nation FoxS $1,249,700 $1,005,539 11/17/06
15 SubUrbia SPC $1,166,100 $656,747 2/7/97
16 Tape Lions $706,300 $490,475 11/2/01
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $260,643,200
Average: $16,290,200


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
School of Rock Par. $131.3 $81.3 61.9% $50.0 38.1% 2003
Boyhood IFC $37.1 $22.6 60.9% $14.5 39.1% 2014
Bad News Bears Par. $34.3 $32.9 96% $1.4 4% 2005
Before Sunset WIP $16.0 $5.8 36.4% $10.2 63.6% 2004
Before Midnight SPC $11.2 $8.1 72.6% $3.1 27.4% 2013
Bernie MNE $9.2 $9.2 100% n/a 0% 2012
A Scanner Darkly WIP $7.7 $5.5 71.8% $2.2 28.2% 2006
Waking Life FoxS $3.2 $2.9 91.3% $275k 8.7% 2001
Me and Orson Welles Free $2.3 $1.2 50.9% $1.1 49.1% 2009
Fast Food Nation FoxS $2.2 $1.0 45.5% $1.2 54.5% 2006
Tape Lions $490k $490k 100% n/a 0% 2001
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $254.9 million




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