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DateTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersRank
12/17/14 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $127,102,000 3,875 $54,724,334 3,875 7
12/13/13 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $258,366,855 3,928 $73,645,197 3,903 5
12/14/12 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $303,003,568 4,100 $84,617,303 4,045 4
12/11/09 The Lovely Bones P/DW $44,114,232 2,638 $116,616 3 8
12/14/05 King Kong Uni. $218,080,025 3,627 $50,130,145 3,568 6
12/18/02 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $342,551,365 3,622 $62,007,528 3,622 1
12/19/01 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 2
12/19/01 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 3
12/19/01 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 2
12/19/01 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 3
7/19/96 The Frighteners Uni. $16,759,216 1,675 $5,565,495 1,669 9
11/16/94 Heavenly Creatures Mira. $3,049,135 57 $31,592 2 10
2/12/93 Dead Alive Trim. $242,623 11 $23,765 3 11
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (11): $1,944,358,519
Average: $176,759,865
Opening Gross Average (8): $53,139,123 (Wide Releases Only)


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 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
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $444,970,100 $315,544,750 12/19/01
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $444,970,100 $315,544,750 12/19/01
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 The Frighteners Uni. $30,788,400 $16,759,216 7/19/96
10 Heavenly Creatures Mira. $5,714,300 $3,049,135 11/16/94
11 Dead Alive Trim. $475,900 $242,623 2/12/93
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $3,295,733,300
Average: $299,612,100


Worldwide (Unadjusted)
RankTitle (click to view)StudioWorldwideDomestic / %Overseas / %Year
1 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $1,017.0 $303.0 29.8% $714.0 70.2% 2012
2 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $958.4 $258.4 27% $700.0 73% 2013
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $923.3 $339.8 36.8% $583.5 63.2% 2002
4 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $869.3 $313.4 36% $556.0 64% 2001
5 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $869.3 $313.4 36% $556.0 64% 2001
6 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $869.3 $313.4 36% $556.0 64% 2001
7 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $869.3 $313.4 36% $556.0 64% 2001
8 King Kong Uni. $550.5 $218.1 39.6% $332.4 60.4% 2005
9 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $396.1 $127.1 32.1% $269.0 67.9% 2014
10 The Lovely Bones P/DW $93.6 $44.1 47.1% $49.5 52.9% 2009
11 The Frighteners Uni. $29.4 $16.8 57.1% $12.6 42.9% 1996
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.
Total: $7,445.7 million




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