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Quarterly Box Office

ALL RELEASES WIDE RELEASES LIMITED RELEASES CALENDAR GROSSES

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Q1Q2Q3 (Jul - Sep)Q4

Year Total Gross Change Movies Avg. Avg.
Drop*
#1 Movie Gross % of
Total
2013 $2,631.4 +10.8% 193 $13.6 -48.0% Despicable Me 2 $368.1 14.0%
2014 $2,272.7 -13.6% 182 $12.5 -49.3% Guardians of the Galaxy $332.7 14.6%
2011 $2,554.8 +12.0% 178 $14.4 -47.8% Harry Potter / Deathly Hallows (P2) $381.0 14.9%
2012 $2,375.8 -7.0% 176 $13.5 -48.4% The Dark Knight Rises $448.1 18.9%
2007 $2,508.7 +15.1% 164 $15.3 -49.9% Transformers $319.2 12.7%
2006 $2,179.8 +10.2% 156 $14.0 -45.8% Dead Man's Chest $423.3 19.4%
2009 $2,379.0 -1.8% 150 $15.9 -49.1% Harry Potter 6 $302.0 12.7%
2005 $1,977.4 +13.4% 149 $13.3 -46.9% Wedding Crashers $209.3 10.6%
2004 $1,743.9 -22.5% 148 $11.8 -49.9% The Bourne Supremacy $176.2 10.1%
2010 $2,280.0 -4.2% 146 $15.6 -51.4% Inception $292.6 12.8%
2008 $2,423.7 -3.4% 144 $16.8 -49.2% The Dark Knight $533.3 22.0%
2003 $2,250.2 +14.7% 139 $16.2 -47.9% Pirates of the Caribbean $305.4 13.6%
2002 $1,961.6 -2.0% 128 $15.3 -46.9% Signs $228.0 11.6%
2000 $1,703.6 -13.4% 111 $15.3 -44.3% X-Men $157.3 9.2%
1999 $1,967.6 +7.2% 91 $21.6 -42.2% Sixth Sense $293.5 14.9%
2001 $2,001.7 +17.5% 90 $22.2 -46.3% Rush Hour 2 $226.2 11.3%
1998 $1,834.6 +11.0% 76 $24.1 -39.0% Saving Private Ryan $216.5 11.8%
1996 $1,414.9 +8.8% 75 $18.9 -39.1% Independence Day $306.2 21.6%
1997 $1,652.2 +16.8% 74 $22.3 -39.3% Men in Black $250.7 15.2%
1995 $1,300.4 -15.7% 70 $18.6 -39.4% Seven $100.1 7.7%
1994 $1,542.1 +18.1% 67 $23.0 -38.1% Forrest Gump $329.7 21.4%
1987 $1,008.9 +37.2% 67 $15.1 -25.8% Fatal Attraction $156.6 15.5%
1993 $1,306.3 +26.3% 66 $19.8 -37.8% The Fugitive $183.9 14.1%
1988 $796.4 -21.1% 65 $12.3 -35.3% Die Hard $83.0 10.4%
1992 $1,034.4 -1.5% 65 $15.9 -38.9% League of Their Own $107.5 10.4%
1991 $1,050.4 -13.5% 61 $17.2 -39.5% Terminator 2 $204.8 19.5%
1989 $957.9 +20.3% 58 $16.5 -36.0% Lethal Weapon 2 $147.3 15.4%
1990 $1,214.1 +26.7% 52 $23.3 -32.4% Ghost $217.6 17.9%
1986 $735.3 -13.4% 51 $14.4 -32.9% Crocodile Dundee $174.8 23.8%
1985 $849.3 +30.2% 50 $17.0 -34.2% Back to the Future $210.6 24.8%
1983 $666.3 +10.6% 47 $14.2 -24.4% Staying Alive $64.9 9.7%
1984 $652.4 -2.1% 45 $14.5 -31.0% Purple Rain $68.4 10.5%
1982 $602.5 - 31 $19.4 -28.2% An Officer and a Gentleman $129.8 21.5%
Dollars in millions. Click on year to view full chart.
* Avg. Drop is the average second weekend drop from wide release date.
 
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