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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 10 Heavenly Creatures Miramax $3,049,135 57 $31,592 2 11/16/94
2 1 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers New Line $342,551,365 3,622 $62,007,528 3,622 12/18/02
3 2 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring New Line $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 12/19/01
4 2 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring New Line $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 12/19/01
5 3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring New Line $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 12/19/01
6 3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring New Line $315,544,750 3,381 $47,211,490 3,359 12/19/01
7 8 The Lovely Bones Paramount (DreamWorks) $44,114,232 2,638 $116,616 3 12/11/09
8 11 Dead Alive Trimark $242,623 11 $23,765 3 2/12/93
9 7 King Kong Universal $218,080,025 3,627 $50,130,145 3,568 12/14/05
10 9 The Frighteners Universal $16,759,216 1,675 $5,565,495 1,669 7/19/96
11 4 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Warner Bros. $303,003,568 4,100 $84,617,303 4,045 12/14/12
12 5 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Warner Bros. $258,366,855 3,928 $73,645,197 3,903 12/13/13
13 6 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Warner Bros. $250,000,941 3,875 $54,724,334 3,875 12/17/14
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (11): $2,067,257,460
Average: $187,932,496
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 $479,119,800 $342,551,365 12/18/02
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $454,834,000 $315,544,750 12/19/01
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $454,834,000 $315,544,750 12/19/01
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $454,834,000 $315,544,750 12/19/01
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $454,834,000 $315,544,750 12/19/01
4 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $314,032,100 $303,003,568 12/14/12
5 King Kong Uni. $280,296,000 $218,080,025 12/14/05
6 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug WB $261,575,300 $258,366,855 12/13/13
7 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $250,000,900 $250,000,941 12/17/14
8 The Lovely Bones P/DW $46,071,200 $44,114,232 12/11/09
9 The Frighteners Uni. $31,470,900 $16,759,216 7/19/96
10 Heavenly Creatures Mira. $5,841,000 $3,049,135 11/16/94
11 Dead Alive Trim. $486,400 $242,623 2/12/93
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $3,488,229,700
Average: $317,111,800


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 $960.4 $258.4 26.9% $702.0 73.1% 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 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies WB $867.1 $250.0 28.8% $617.1 71.2% 2014
9 King Kong Uni. $550.5 $218.1 39.6% $332.4 60.4% 2005
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: $7,918.7 million




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