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Luc Besson

Domestic releases only


DateTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersRank
11/6/85 Subway IsAl $390,659 5 $11,332 1 8
8/19/88 The Big Blue Col. $3,580,882 967 $1,617,462 967 7
3/8/91 La Femme Nikita Gold. $5,017,971 118 $44,047 2 6
11/18/94 The Professional Sony $19,501,238 1,220 $5,306,558 1,158 3
5/9/97 The Fifth Element Sony $63,820,180 2,500 $17,031,345 2,500 1
11/12/99 The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc Sony $14,276,317 2,147 $6,360,968 2,147 5
12/29/06 Arthur and the Invisibles MGM/W $15,132,763 2,248 n/a 1 4
5/25/07 Angel-A SPC $202,647 18 $29,727 7 10
4/13/12 The Lady Cohen $355,391 19 n/a 19 9
9/13/13 The Family (2013) Rela. $36,918,811 3,091 $14,034,764 3,091 2
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (10): $159,196,859
Average: $15,919,686
Opening Gross Average (5): $8,870,219 (Wide Releases Only)




UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease
Date
Lucy Uni. 7/25/14

Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Fifth Element Sony $110,677,300 $63,820,180 5/9/97
2 The Professional Sony $37,136,300 $19,501,238 11/18/94
3 The Family (2013) Rela. $36,932,200 $36,918,811 9/13/13
4 The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc Sony $22,353,100 $14,276,317 11/12/99
5 Arthur and the Invisibles MGM/W $17,508,300 $15,132,763 12/29/06
6 La Femme Nikita Gold. $9,487,700 $5,017,971 3/8/91
7 The Big Blue Col. $6,898,000 $3,580,882 8/19/88
8 Subway IsAl $876,000 $390,659 11/6/85
9 The Lady Cohen $348,400 $355,391 4/13/12
10 Angel-A SPC $234,500 $202,647 5/25/07
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $242,451,600
Average: $24,245,200


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Fifth Element Sony $263.9 $63.8 24.2% $200.1 75.8% 1997
Arthur and the Invisibles MGM/W $107.9 $15.1 14% $92.8 86% 2006
The Family (2013) Rela. $68.2 $36.9 54.1% $31.3 45.9% 2013
The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc Sony $67.0 $14.3 21.3% $52.7 78.7% 1999
Angel-A SPC $10.0 $203k 2% $9.8 98% 2007
The Lady Cohen $3.8 $355k 9.5% $3.4 90.5% 2012
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $520.8 million




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