> People > Producers


Fran Walsh


RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 4 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $303,003,568 4,100 $84,617,303 4,045 12/14/12
2 5 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $258,366,855 3,928 $73,645,197 3,903 12/13/13
3 1 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $377,845,905 3,703 $72,629,713 3,703 12/17/03
4 2 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $342,551,365 3,622 $62,007,528 3,622 12/18/02
5 7 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $127,102,000 3,875 $54,724,334 3,875 12/17/14
6 6 King Kong Uni. $218,080,025 3,627 $50,130,145 3,568 12/14/05
7 3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 12/19/01
8 8 The Lovely Bones P/DW $44,114,232 2,638 $116,616 3 12/11/09
9 9 West of Memphis SPC $310,154 40 $13,360 5 12/25/12
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (9): $1,986,918,854
Average: $220,768,762
Opening Gross Average (7): $63,566,530 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $500,514,300 $377,845,905 12/17/03
2 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $468,729,300 $342,551,365 12/18/02
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $444,970,100 $315,544,750 12/19/01
4 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $307,221,700 $303,003,568 12/14/12
5 King Kong Uni. $274,217,300 $218,080,025 12/14/05
6 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $255,902,500 $258,366,855 12/13/13
7 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $127,731,200 $127,102,000 12/17/14
8 The Lovely Bones P/DW $45,072,100 $44,114,232 12/11/09
9 West of Memphis SPC $317,100 $310,154 12/25/12
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $2,424,675,700
Average: $269,408,400


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
Title (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $1,119.1 $377.0 33.7% $742.1 66.3% 2003
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $1,017.0 $303.0 29.8% $714.0 70.2% 2012
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $958.4 $258.4 27% $700.0 73% 2013
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $923.3 $339.8 36.8% $583.5 63.2% 2002
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $869.3 $313.4 36% $556.0 64% 2001
King Kong Uni. $550.5 $218.1 39.6% $332.4 60.4% 2005
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $396.1 $127.1 32.1% $269.0 67.9% 2014
The Lovely Bones P/DW $93.6 $44.1 47.1% $49.5 52.9% 2009
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $5,927.4 million




If there are any movies that you think should be on this list, e-mail us at mail@boxofficemojo.com.

RETURN TO PEOPLE INDEX