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2012 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Calendar Grosses of Movies in Release Jan. 1–May 31, 2012

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–412
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Marvel's The AvengersBV$532,463,9804,349$623,357,91085.4%5/4/12
2The Hunger GamesLGF$396,773,7484,137$408,010,69297.2%3/23/12
3Dr. Seuss' The LoraxUni.$211,145,6603,769$214,030,50098.7%3/2/12
421 Jump StreetSony$136,805,3323,148$138,447,66798.8%3/16/12
5Safe HouseUni.$126,373,4343,121$126,373,434100.0%2/10/12
6The VowSGem$125,014,0303,038$125,014,030100.0%2/10/12
7Journey 2: The Mysterious IslandWB$103,219,4293,500$103,860,29099.4%2/10/12
8Think Like a ManSGem$89,041,7692,052$91,547,20597.3%4/20/12
9Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolPar.$87,050,5783,555$209,397,90341.6%12/16/11
10Wrath of the TitansWB$83,065,7523,545$83,670,08399.3%3/30/12
11MIB 3Sony$83,003,5534,248$179,020,85446.4%5/25/12
12John CarterBV$72,587,8813,749$73,078,10099.3%3/9/12
13Act of ValorRela.$70,006,0803,053$70,012,847100.0%2/24/12
14Dark ShadowsWB$66,973,8413,755$79,727,14984.0%5/11/12
15ContrabandUni.$66,528,0002,870$66,528,000100.0%1/13/12
16Chronicle (2012)Fox$64,568,5122,908$64,575,175100.0%2/3/12
17Sherlock Holmes: A Game of ShadowsWB$62,796,7893,703$186,848,41833.6%12/16/11
18Mirror MirrorRela.$62,543,1393,618$64,935,16796.3%3/30/12
19Underworld AwakeningSGem$62,321,0393,078$62,321,039100.0%1/20/12
20The Lucky OneWB$58,645,9183,175$60,457,13897.0%4/20/12
21Titanic 3DPar.$57,825,3513,674$57,884,11499.9%4/4/12
22American ReunionUni.$56,758,8353,203$57,011,52199.6%4/6/12
23This Means WarFox$54,734,7383,189$54,760,791100.0%2/17/12
24Project XWB$54,731,8653,055$54,731,865100.0%3/2/12
25The Woman in BlackCBS$54,333,2902,856$54,333,290100.0%2/3/12
26The Devil InsidePar.$53,261,9442,551$53,261,944100.0%1/6/12
27The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)Sony$52,177,1032,950$102,515,79350.9%12/21/11
28Ghost Rider: Spirit of VengeanceSony$51,774,0023,174$51,774,002100.0%2/17/12
29The GreyORF$51,580,2363,208$51,580,236100.0%1/27/12
30BattleshipUni.$50,312,8503,702$65,422,62576.9%5/18/12
31Red TailsFox$49,873,5162,573$49,876,377100.0%1/20/12
32Beauty and the Beast (3D)BV$47,617,0672,625$47,617,067100.0%1/13/12
33The DictatorPar.$46,110,3603,014$59,650,22277.3%5/16/12
34Alvin and the Chipmunks: ChipwreckedFox$44,949,7203,724$133,110,74233.8%12/16/11
35The DescendantsFoxS$44,209,1292,038$82,584,16053.5%11/16/11
36War HorseBV$43,532,6822,856$79,884,87954.5%12/25/11
37Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (in 3D)Fox$43,456,3822,655$43,456,382100.0%2/10/12
38The Three StoogesFox$42,477,4313,482$44,338,22495.8%4/13/12
39The Cabin in the WoodsLGF$41,052,4152,811$42,073,27797.6%4/13/12
40The ArtistWein.$39,988,7131,756$44,671,68289.5%11/25/11
41We Bought a ZooFox$38,785,0973,170$75,624,55051.3%12/23/11
42Tyler Perry's Good DeedsLGF$35,025,7912,132$35,025,791100.0%2/24/12
43The Adventures of TintinPar.$33,739,8043,087$77,591,83143.5%12/21/11
44Extremely Loud & Incredibly CloseWB$31,579,9582,630$31,847,88199.2%12/25/11
45Joyful NoiseWB$30,932,1132,735$30,932,113100.0%1/13/12
46The Iron LadyWein.$29,875,2401,244$30,017,99299.5%12/30/11
47The Five-Year EngagementUni.$28,104,7552,941$28,835,52897.5%4/27/12
48ChimpanzeeBV$27,956,8241,567$28,972,76496.5%4/20/12
49The Pirates! Band of MisfitsSony$27,929,7823,358$31,051,12689.9%4/27/12
50One For the MoneyLGF$26,414,5272,737$26,414,527100.0%1/27/12
51What to Expect When You're ExpectingLGF$26,293,3593,021$41,152,20363.9%5/18/12
52HugoPar.$25,241,1421,030$73,864,50734.2%11/23/11
53The Best Exotic Marigold HotelFoxS$20,896,6051,233$46,412,04145.0%5/4/12
54Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, SpyFocus$20,582,787886$24,149,39385.2%12/9/11
55Big MiracleUni.$20,157,3002,133$20,157,300100.0%2/3/12
56The Secret World of ArriettyBV$19,183,5671,522$19,202,74399.9%2/17/12
57HaywireRela.$18,942,3962,441$18,942,396100.0%1/20/12
58Man on a LedgeLG/S$18,620,0002,998$18,620,000100.0%1/27/12
59A Thousand WordsP/DW$18,450,1271,895$18,450,127100.0%3/9/12
60WanderlustUni.$17,450,5352,002$17,450,535100.0%2/24/12
61Safe (2012)LGF$16,836,7122,271$17,142,08098.2%4/27/12
62The RavenRela.$15,771,9392,209$16,008,27298.5%4/27/12
63LockoutFD$14,326,8642,335$14,326,864100.0%4/13/12
64Silent HouseORF$12,754,7832,124$12,754,783100.0%3/9/12
65GoneLG/S$11,682,2052,186$11,682,205100.0%2/24/12
66Chernobyl DiariesWB$11,371,1142,433$18,119,64062.8%5/25/12
67New Year's EveWB (NL)$10,339,3842,225$54,544,63819.0%12/9/11
68The Darkest HourSum.$9,771,0102,327$21,443,49445.6%12/25/11
69Salmon Fishing in the YemenCBS$8,976,224524$9,047,98199.2%3/9/12
70Friends with KidsRAtt.$7,242,870640$7,251,07399.9%3/9/12
71A SeparationSPC$7,040,029282$7,099,05599.2%12/30/11
72The MuppetsBV$6,835,9541,541$88,631,2377.7%11/23/11
73The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1Sum.$6,445,1791,411$281,287,1332.3%11/18/11
74My Week with MarilynWein.$5,983,702630$14,600,34741.0%11/23/11
75Casa De Mi PadreLGF$5,909,483475$5,909,483100.0%3/16/12
76October Baby (2012)Gold.$5,139,889390$5,157,88699.7%3/23/12
77Young AdultPar.$5,004,756987$16,311,57130.7%12/9/11
78The SitterFox$4,830,3911,348$30,441,32615.9%12/9/11
79Jeff, Who Lives at HomeParV$4,269,426513$4,269,426100.0%3/16/12
80A Dangerous MethodSPC$4,209,825365$5,704,70973.8%11/23/11
81GoonMagn.$4,168,528242$4,168,528100.0%2/24/12
82The Raid: RedemptionSPC$4,086,607881$4,105,18799.5%3/23/12
83Born to Be Wild (IMAX)WB$4,031,00349$23,862,40216.9%4/8/11
84Puss in BootsP/DW$4,009,554389$149,260,5042.7%10/28/11
85PinaIFC$3,315,63684$3,524,82694.1%12/23/11
86Happy Feet TwoWB$3,314,072525$64,006,4665.2%11/18/11
87Bully (PG-13)Wein.$3,087,774263$3,863,44679.9%4/13/12
88Albert NobbsRAtt.$3,014,696245$3,014,696100.0%1/27/12
89BernieMNE$2,713,400194$9,206,47029.5%4/27/12
90To the Arctic (IMAX)WB$2,570,03050$14,198,63618.1%4/20/12
91Jack and JillSony$2,522,269298$74,158,1573.4%11/11/11
92Girl in ProgressLGF$2,479,452322$2,609,41295.0%5/11/12
93Hubble 3DWB$2,430,34123$46,370,1345.2%3/19/10
94Jiro Dreams of SushiMagn.$2,304,88580$2,552,47890.3%3/9/12
95Carnage (2011)SPC$2,224,200494$2,547,04787.3%12/16/11
96ShameFoxS$2,026,50495$3,909,00251.8%12/2/11
97AgneepathEros$1,986,748132$1,986,748100.0%1/26/12
98FootnoteSPC$1,900,259101$2,007,75894.6%3/9/12
99Flying MonstersNGE$1,736,24418$5,705,87430.4%10/7/11
1002012 Oscar Nominated Short FilmsShrts.$1,702,415146$1,702,415100.0%2/10/12
Summary of 412 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$4,339,270,302----
Averages:$10,532,209----
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