Grosses

2012 domestic gross (adjusted)

#Movie (Distributor)Total Gross (adj)Opening (adj)Opening Daily Avg. (adj)Release Date
1Marvel's The Avengers (Disney)$725,946,000$241,577,000$80,526,000May 04, 2012
2The Dark Knight Rises (Warner Bros.)$521,891,000$187,365,000$62,455,000Jul 20, 2012
3The Hunger Games (Lionsgate)$475,158,000$177,639,000$59,213,000Mar 23, 2012
4Skyfall (Sony / Columbia)$354,450,000$102,907,000$34,302,000Nov 08, 2012
5The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Warner Bros. / New Line)$352,870,000$98,543,000$32,848,000Dec 14, 2012
6The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (Lionsgate / Summit)$340,433,000$164,284,000$54,761,000Nov 16, 2012
7The Amazing Spider-Man (Sony / Columbia)$305,154,000$72,209,000$24,070,000Jul 03, 2012
8Brave (Disney)$276,334,000$77,239,000$25,746,000Jun 22, 2012
9Ted (2012) (Universal)$254,652,000$63,370,000$21,123,000Jun 29, 2012
10Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (Paramount / DreamWorks)$252,004,000$70,243,000$23,414,000Jun 08, 2012
11Dr. Seuss' The Lorax (Universal)$249,254,000$81,773,000$27,258,000Mar 02, 2012
12Wreck-It Ralph (Disney)$220,597,000$57,109,000$19,036,000Nov 02, 2012
13Lincoln (Disney / DreamWorks)$212,194,000$1,100,000$367,000Nov 09, 2012
14Men in Black 3 (Sony / Columbia)$208,483,000$63,577,000$21,192,000May 25, 2012
15Django Unchained (Weinstein Company)$189,599,000$35,080,000$11,693,000Dec 25, 2012
16Ice Age: Continental Drift (Fox)$187,871,000$54,303,000$18,101,000Jul 13, 2012
17Snow White and the Huntsman (Universal)$180,668,000$65,470,000$21,823,000Jun 01, 2012
18Les Miserables (2012) (Universal)$173,300,000$31,772,000$10,591,000Dec 25, 2012
19Hotel Transylvania (Sony / Columbia)$172,721,000$49,520,000$16,507,000Sep 28, 2012
20Taken 2 (Fox)$162,871,000$57,664,000$19,221,000Oct 05, 2012
2121 Jump Street (Sony / Columbia)$161,232,000$42,277,000$14,092,000Mar 16, 2012
22Argo (Warner Bros.)$158,412,000$22,660,000$7,553,000Oct 12, 2012
23Silver Linings Playbook (Weinstein Company)$153,832,000$516,000$172,000Nov 16, 2012
24Prometheus (Fox)$147,292,000$59,452,000$19,817,000Jun 08, 2012
25Safe House (Universal)$146,948,000$46,784,000$15,595,000Feb 10, 2012
26The Vow (Sony / Screen Gems)$145,588,000$47,983,000$15,994,000Feb 10, 2012
27Life of Pi (Fox)$145,556,000$26,146,000$8,715,000Nov 21, 2012
28Magic Mike (Warner Bros.)$132,437,000$45,566,000$15,189,000Jun 29, 2012
29The Bourne Legacy (Universal)$131,834,000$44,420,000$14,807,000Aug 10, 2012
30Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (Warner Bros. / New Line)$120,953,000$31,834,000$10,611,000Feb 10, 2012
31Rise of The Guardians (Paramount / DreamWorks)$120,432,000$27,686,000$9,229,000Nov 21, 2012
32Zero Dark Thirty (Sony / Columbia)$111,474,000$486,000$162,000Dec 19, 2012
33Flight (Paramount)$109,205,000$28,999,000$9,666,000Nov 02, 2012
34Think Like a Man (Sony / Screen Gems)$106,613,000$39,172,000$13,057,000Apr 20, 2012
35The Campaign (Warner Bros.)$101,210,000$30,964,000$10,321,000Aug 10, 2012
36The Expendables 2 (Lionsgate)$99,022,000$33,297,000$11,099,000Aug 17, 2012
37Wrath of the Titans (Warner Bros.)$97,440,000$38,963,000$12,988,000Mar 30, 2012
38Jack Reacher (Paramount)$93,248,000$17,713,000$5,904,000Dec 21, 2012
39Dark Shadows (Warner Bros.)$92,848,000$34,571,000$11,524,000May 11, 2012
40Parental Guidance (Fox)$89,983,000$16,949,000$5,650,000Dec 25, 2012
41John Carter (Disney)$85,105,000$35,147,000$11,716,000Mar 09, 2012
42Act of Valor (Relativity Media)$81,535,000$28,505,000$9,502,000Feb 24, 2012
43This is 40 (Universal)$78,660,000$13,485,000$4,495,000Dec 21, 2012
44Looper (Sony / TriStar)$77,485,000$24,225,000$8,075,000Sep 28, 2012
45Contraband (Universal)$77,477,000$28,357,000$9,452,000Jan 13, 2012
46Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection (Lionsgate)$76,458,000$29,569,000$9,856,000Jun 29, 2012
47Battleship (Universal)$75,971,000$29,737,000$9,912,000May 18, 2012
48Pitch Perfect (Universal)$75,699,000$5,997,000$1,999,000Sep 28, 2012
49Mirror Mirror (Relativity Media)$75,622,000$21,116,000$7,039,000Mar 30, 2012
50Chronicle (Fox)$75,202,000$25,625,000$8,542,000Feb 03, 2012
51Hope Springs (2012) (Sony / Columbia)$73,992,000$17,061,000$5,687,000Aug 08, 2012
52Underworld Awakening (Sony / Screen Gems)$72,577,000$29,472,000$9,824,000Jan 20, 2012
53The Lucky One (2012) (Warner Bros.)$70,407,000$26,224,000$8,741,000Apr 20, 2012
54The Dictator (Paramount)$69,467,000$20,304,000$6,768,000May 16, 2012
55Total Recall (2012) (Sony / Columbia)$68,568,000$29,787,000$9,929,000Aug 03, 2012
56Titanic 3D (Paramount)$67,410,000$20,130,000$6,710,000Apr 04, 2012
57American Reunion (Universal)$66,100,000$25,055,000$8,352,000Apr 06, 2012
58ParaNorman (Focus)$65,220,000$16,405,000$5,468,000Aug 17, 2012
59This Means War (Fox)$63,773,000$20,270,000$6,757,000Feb 17, 2012
60Project X (2012) (Warner Bros.)$63,739,000$24,516,000$8,172,000Mar 02, 2012
61The Woman in Black (CBS Films)$63,275,000$24,309,000$8,103,000Feb 03, 2012
62Paranormal Activity 4 (Paramount)$62,771,000$33,777,000$11,259,000Oct 19, 2012
63The Devil Inside (Paramount)$62,027,000$39,284,000$13,095,000Jan 06, 2012
64The Odd Life of Timothy Green (Disney)$60,389,000$12,604,000$4,201,000Aug 15, 2012
65Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (Sony / Columbia)$60,295,000$25,755,000$8,585,000Feb 17, 2012
66The Grey (Open Road)$60,069,000$22,901,000$7,634,000Jan 27, 2012
67Red Tails (Fox)$58,085,000$21,873,000$7,291,000Jan 20, 2012
68The Possession (Lionsgate)$57,216,000$20,651,000$6,884,000Aug 31, 2012
69Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (Fox)$57,074,000$17,030,000$5,677,000Aug 03, 2012
70Sinister (Lionsgate / Summit)$56,001,000$20,971,000$6,990,000Oct 12, 2012
71Beauty and the Beast 3D (Disney)$55,454,000$20,673,000$6,891,000Jan 13, 2012
72Savages (Universal)$55,111,000$18,653,000$6,218,000Jul 06, 2012
73The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (Fox Searchlight)$54,019,000$858,000$286,000May 04, 2012
74Moonrise Kingdom (Focus)$53,003,000$609,000$203,000May 25, 2012
75Here Comes the Boom (Sony / Columbia)$52,744,000$13,761,000$4,587,000Oct 12, 2012
76Red Dawn (2012) (FilmDistrict)$52,181,000$16,626,000$5,542,000Nov 21, 2012
77The Three Stooges (Fox)$51,635,000$19,810,000$6,603,000Apr 13, 2012
78Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 3D (Fox)$50,608,000$26,168,000$8,723,000Feb 10, 2012
79Resident Evil: Retribution (Sony / Screen Gems)$49,314,000$24,517,000$8,172,000Sep 14, 2012
80The Cabin in the Woods (Lionsgate)$48,997,000$17,170,000$5,723,000Apr 13, 2012
81What to Expect When You're Expecting (Lionsgate)$47,925,000$12,283,000$4,094,000May 18, 2012
82Finding Nemo 3D (Disney)$47,897,000$19,434,000$6,478,000Sep 14, 2012
83End of Watch (Open Road)$47,751,000$15,317,000$5,106,000Sep 21, 2012
84Rock of Ages (Warner Bros. / New Line)$44,858,000$16,813,000$5,604,000Jun 15, 2012
85Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (Fox)$43,694,000$18,991,000$6,330,000Jun 22, 2012
86Lawless (Weinstein Company)$43,555,000$11,648,000$3,883,000Aug 29, 2012
87The Guilt Trip (Paramount)$43,245,000$6,161,000$2,054,000Dec 19, 2012
88That's My Boy (Sony / Columbia)$43,009,000$15,668,000$5,223,000Jun 15, 2012
89Trouble with the Curve (Warner Bros.)$41,649,000$14,164,000$4,721,000Sep 21, 2012
90Frankenweenie (Disney)$41,099,000$13,290,000$4,430,000Oct 05, 2012
91Step Up Revolution (Lionsgate / Summit)$40,847,000$13,662,000$4,554,000Jul 27, 2012
92Tyler Perry's Good Deeds (Lionsgate)$40,790,000$18,149,000$6,050,000Feb 24, 2012
93The Watch (Fox)$40,007,000$14,849,000$4,950,000Jul 27, 2012
94Monsters, Inc. 3D (Disney)$39,646,000$5,560,000$1,853,000Dec 19, 2012
952016: Obama's America (Rocky Mountain Pictures)$38,954,000$37,000$12,000Jul 13, 2012
96House at the End of the Street (Relativity Media)$36,814,000$14,309,000$4,770,000Sep 21, 2012
97The Pirates! Band of Misfits (Sony / Columbia)$36,161,000$12,971,000$4,324,000Apr 27, 2012
98Joyful Noise (Warner Bros.)$36,023,000$13,073,000$4,358,000Jan 13, 2012
99Chimpanzee (Disneynature)$33,741,000$12,430,000$4,143,000Apr 20, 2012
100The Five-Year Engagement (Universal)$33,424,000$12,356,000$4,119,000Apr 27, 2012
101Cloud Atlas (Warner Bros.)$31,570,000$11,194,000$3,731,000Oct 26, 2012
102One For the Money (Lionsgate)$30,762,000$13,411,000$4,470,000Jan 27, 2012
103Alex Cross (Lionsgate / Summit)$30,149,000$13,272,000$4,424,000Oct 19, 2012
104Katy Perry: Part of Me 3D (Paramount)$29,494,000$8,313,000$2,771,000Jul 05, 2012
105Sparkle (2012) (Sony / TriStar)$28,413,000$13,560,000$4,520,000Aug 17, 2012
106Premium Rush (Sony / Columbia)$23,612,000$7,023,000$2,341,000Aug 24, 2012
107Big Miracle (Universal)$23,475,000$9,037,000$3,012,000Feb 03, 2012
108The Secret World of Arrietty (Disney)$22,363,000$7,507,000$2,502,000Feb 17, 2012
109The Impossible (Lionsgate / Summit)$22,150,000$167,000$56,000Dec 21, 2012
110Haywire (Relativity Media)$22,060,000$9,812,000$3,271,000Jan 20, 2012
111Man on a Ledge (Lionsgate)$21,684,000$9,319,000$3,106,000Jan 27, 2012
112A Thousand Words (Paramount)$21,487,000$7,193,000$2,398,000Mar 09, 2012
113Chernobyl Diaries (Warner Bros.)$21,102,000$9,265,000$3,088,000May 25, 2012
114The Perks of Being A Wallflower (Lionsgate / Summit)$20,663,000$266,000$89,000Sep 21, 2012
115Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (Open Road)$20,414,000$9,343,000$3,114,000Oct 26, 2012
116Wanderlust (Universal)$20,133,000$7,601,000$2,534,000Feb 24, 2012
117Safe (2012) (Lionsgate)$19,963,000$9,191,000$3,064,000Apr 27, 2012
118To Rome with Love (Sony Pictures Classics)$19,432,000$421,000$140,000Jun 22, 2012
119The Master (Weinstein Company)$19,073,000$857,000$286,000Sep 14, 2012
120The Raven (Relativity Media)$18,643,000$8,489,000$2,830,000Apr 27, 2012
121The Man With the Iron Fists (Universal)$18,207,000$9,213,000$3,071,000Nov 02, 2012
122Killing Them Softly (Weinstein Company)$17,499,000$7,934,000$2,645,000Nov 30, 2012
123Seven Psychopaths (CBS Films)$17,497,000$4,862,000$1,621,000Oct 12, 2012
124To the Arctic 3D (Warner Bros. / IMAX)$16,906,000$315,000$105,000Apr 20, 2012
125Lockout (Open Road)$16,685,000$7,257,000$2,419,000Apr 13, 2012
126Hit and Run (Open Road)$16,012,000$5,271,000$1,757,000Aug 22, 2012
127Dredd 3D (Lionsgate)$15,622,000$7,312,000$2,437,000Sep 21, 2012
128The Intouchables (Weinstein Company)$15,355,000$121,000$40,000May 25, 2012
129Playing For Keeps (2012) (FilmDistrict)$15,260,000$6,697,000$2,232,000Dec 07, 2012
130Anna Karenina (2012) (Focus)$14,926,000$373,000$124,000Nov 16, 2012
131Beasts of the Southern Wild (Fox Searchlight)$14,902,000$198,000$66,000Jun 27, 2012
132Silent House (2012) (Open Road)$14,854,000$7,757,000$2,586,000Mar 09, 2012
133Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (Paramount)$14,572,000$2,519,000$840,000Dec 21, 2012
134People Like Us (Disney / DreamWorks)$14,481,000$4,956,000$1,652,000Jun 29, 2012
135Gone (Summit)$13,605,000$5,555,000$1,852,000Feb 24, 2012
136The Words (CBS Films)$13,387,000$5,533,000$1,844,000Sep 07, 2012
137Fun Size (Paramount)$10,958,000$4,776,000$1,592,000Oct 26, 2012
138Bernie (Millennium Entertainment)$10,722,000$100,000$33,000Apr 27, 2012
139Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (CBS Films)$10,537,000$263,000$88,000Mar 09, 2012
140Arbitrage (Roadside Attractions)$9,223,000$2,332,000$777,000Sep 14, 2012
141Promised Land (2012) (Focus)$8,848,000$203,000$68,000Dec 28, 2012
142Friends With Kids (Roadside Attractions)$8,444,000$2,351,000$784,000Mar 09, 2012
143Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (Focus)$8,244,000$4,452,000$1,484,000Jun 22, 2012
144The Collection (LD Entertainment)$7,968,000$3,615,000$1,205,000Nov 30, 2012
145Amour (Sony Pictures Classics)$7,849,000$80,000$27,000Dec 19, 2012
146Hyde Park on Hudson (Focus)$7,425,000$95,000$32,000Dec 07, 2012
147Hitchcock (Fox Searchlight)$6,998,000$335,000$112,000Nov 23, 2012
148Chasing Mavericks (Fox)$6,991,000$2,642,000$881,000Oct 26, 2012
149The Sessions (Fox Searchlight)$6,990,000$132,000$44,000Oct 19, 2012
150Casa de mi Padre (Lionsgate / Pantelion)$6,882,000$2,664,000$888,000Mar 16, 2012
151For Greater Glory (ARC Entertainment)$6,606,000$2,196,000$732,000Jun 01, 2012
152Won't Back Down (Fox)$6,185,000$3,032,000$1,011,000Sep 28, 2012
153The Apparition (2012) (Warner Bros.)$5,749,000$3,309,000$1,103,000Aug 24, 2012