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Quarterly Box Office

ALL RELEASES WIDE RELEASES LIMITED RELEASES CALENDAR GROSSES

INDEX BY QUARTER | INDEX BY YEAR | QUARTER-TO-DATE
 

Q1Q2Q3 (Jul - Sep)Q4

Year Total
Est. Tickets
Change Movies Avg. Avg.
Drop*
#1 Movie Est. Tickets % of
Total
2014 280.0 -15.6% 180 1.6 -49.3% Guardians of the Galaxy 41.0 14.6%
2013 332.0 +9.5% 193 1.7 -48.0% Despicable Me 2 46.9 14.1%
2012 303.3 -5.8% 176 1.7 -48.4% The Dark Knight Rises 57.6 19.0%
2011 322.0 +11.9% 178 1.8 -47.8% Harry Potter / Deathly Hallows (P2) 48.0 14.9%
2010 287.9 -9.5% 146 2.0 -51.4% Inception 36.8 12.8%
2009 318.1 -5.8% 150 2.1 -49.1% Harry Potter 6 40.5 12.7%
2008 337.6 -7.4% 144 2.3 -49.2% The Dark Knight 74.3 22.0%
2007 364.6 +9.7% 164 2.2 -49.9% Transformers 46.4 12.7%
2006 332.5 +7.9% 156 2.1 -45.8% Dead Man's Chest 64.6 19.4%
2005 308.1 +9.7% 149 2.1 -46.9% Wedding Crashers 32.6 10.6%
2004 280.8 -24.7% 148 1.9 -49.9% The Bourne Supremacy 28.4 10.1%
2003 373.1 +10.5% 139 2.7 -47.9% Pirates of the Caribbean 50.6 13.6%
2002 337.5 -4.5% 128 2.6 -46.9% Signs 39.2 11.6%
2001 353.6 +12.0% 90 3.9 -46.3% Rush Hour 2 40.0 11.3%
2000 315.8 -18.2% 111 2.8 -44.3% X-Men 29.2 9.2%
1999 386.1 -0.8% 91 4.2 -42.2% Sixth Sense 57.6 14.9%
1998 389.3 +8.5% 76 5.1 -39.0% Saving Private Ryan 45.7 11.8%
1997 358.8 +12.1% 74 4.8 -39.3% Men in Black 54.6 15.2%
1996 320.0 +7.1% 75 4.3 -39.1% Independence Day 69.3 21.6%
1995 298.8 -18.9% 70 4.3 -39.4% Seven 23.0 7.7%
1994 368.4 +16.8% 67 5.5 -38.1% Forrest Gump 78.5 21.3%
1993 315.5 +26.6% 66 4.8 -37.8% The Fugitive 44.4 14.1%
1992 249.3 -0.1% 65 3.8 -38.9% League of Their Own 25.9 10.4%
1991 249.5 -13.1% 61 4.1 -39.5% Terminator 2 48.7 19.5%
1990 287.1 +19.0% 52 5.5 -32.4% Ghost 51.5 17.9%
1989 241.2 +24.5% 58 4.2 -36.0% Lethal Weapon 2 37.1 15.4%
1988 193.8 -24.7% 65 3.0 -35.3% Die Hard 20.2 10.4%
1987 257.5 +30.5% 67 3.8 -25.8% Fatal Attraction 39.7 15.4%
1986 197.3 -17.4% 51 3.9 -32.9% Crocodile Dundee 46.2 23.4%
1985 238.7 +23.4% 50 4.8 -34.2% Back to the Future 59.1 24.7%
1984 193.5 -8.4% 45 4.3 -31.0% Purple Rain 20.4 10.5%
1983 211.2 +3.3% 47 4.5 -24.4% Staying Alive 20.6 9.8%
1982 204.4 - 31 6.6 -28.2% An Officer and a Gentleman 43.7 21.4%
Dollars in millions. Click on year to view full chart.
* Avg. Drop is the average second weekend drop from wide release date.
 
Q1Q2Q3 (Jul - Sep)Q4

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