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Top 2012 Movies at the Domestic Box Office


See also: Top 2012 Domestic Limited Release - Top 2012 International - Top 2012 Worldwide

Other Domestic Cumulative records: All Time Domestic - All Time Domestic (Inf. Adj.) - Top 2016 Domestic - Top 2017 Domestic

This chart contains the total domestic box office for the top 100 movies released in 2012.

See Top Grossing Movies of 2012 for a list of movies that earned most at the domestic box office during 2012, including films released in 2011.

Top 2011 Domestic Top 2013 Domestic
Rank Movie Domestic
Box
Office
Opening
Theater
Count
Opening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
1 The Avengers $623,279,547 4,349 $207,438,708 4,349
2 The Dark Knight Rises $448,139,099 4,404 $160,887,295 4,404
3 The Hunger Games $408,010,692 4,137 $152,535,747 4,137
4 Skyfall $304,360,277 3,505 $88,364,714 3,526
5 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey $303,003,568 4,045 $84,617,303 4,100
6 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $292,324,737 4,070 $141,067,634 4,070
7 The Amazing Spider-Man $262,030,663 4,318 $62,004,688 4,318
8 Brave $237,282,182 4,164 $66,323,594 4,164
9 Ted $218,665,740 3,239 $54,415,205 3,303
10 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted $216,391,482 4,258 $60,316,738 4,263
11 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax $214,030,500 3,729 $70,217,070 3,769
12 Wreck-It Ralph $189,412,677 3,752 $49,038,712 3,752
13 Lincoln $182,207,973 11 $944,308 2,293
14 Men in Black 3 $179,020,854 4,248 $54,592,779 4,248
15 Django Unchained $162,805,434 3,010 $30,122,888 3,012
16 Ice Age: Continental Drift $161,321,843 3,881 $46,629,259 3,886
17 Snow White and the Huntsman $155,136,755 3,773 $56,217,700 3,777
18 Les Miserables $148,809,770 2,814 $27,281,735 2,927
19 Hotel Transylvania $148,313,048 3,349 $42,522,194 3,384
20 Taken 2 $139,854,287 3,661 $49,514,769 3,706
21 21 Jump Street $138,447,667 3,121 $36,302,612 3,148
22 Argo $136,025,503 3,232 $19,458,109 3,247
23 Silver Linings Playbook $132,092,958 16 $443,003 2,809
24 Prometheus $126,477,084 3,396 $51,050,101 3,442
25 Safe House $126,181,630 3,119 $40,172,720 3,121
26 The Vow $125,014,030 2,958 $41,202,458 3,038
27 Life of Pi $124,987,022 2,927 $22,451,514 2,946
28 Magic Mike $113,721,571 2,930 $39,127,170 3,120
29 The Bourne Legacy $113,203,870 3,745 $38,142,825 3,753
30 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island $103,860,290 3,470 $27,335,363 3,500
31 Rise of the Guardians $103,412,758 3,653 $23,773,465 3,672
32 Zero Dark Thirty $95,720,716 5 $417,150 2,946
33 Flight $93,772,375 1,884 $24,900,566 2,638
34 Think Like a Man $91,547,205 2,015 $33,636,303 2,052
35 The Campaign $86,907,746 3,205 $26,588,460 3,302
36 The Expendables 2 $85,028,192 3,316 $28,591,370 3,355
37 Wrath of the Titans $83,670,083 3,545 $33,457,188 3,545
38 Jack Reacher $80,070,736 3,352 $15,210,156 3,352
39 Dark Shadows $79,727,149 3,755 $29,685,274 3,755
40 Parental Guidance $77,267,296 3,367 $14,554,053 3,368
41 John Carter $73,058,679 3,749 $30,180,188 3,749
42 Act of Valor $70,012,847 3,039 $24,476,632 3,053
43 This is 40 $67,544,505 2,913 $11,579,175 2,931
44 Contraband $66,528,000 2,863 $24,349,815 2,870
45 Looper $66,486,205 2,992 $20,801,552 2,993
46 Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection $65,653,242 2,161 $25,390,575 2,161
47 Battleship $65,233,400 3,690 $25,534,825 3,702
48 Pitch Perfect $65,001,093 335 $5,149,433 2,787
49 Mirror Mirror $64,935,167 3,603 $18,132,085 3,618
50 Chronicle $64,575,175 2,907 $22,004,098 2,908
51 Hope Springs $63,536,011 2,361 $14,650,121 2,441
52 Underworld: Awakening $62,321,039 3,078 $25,306,725 3,078
53 The Lucky One $60,457,138 3,155 $22,518,358 3,175
54 The Dictator $59,650,222 3,008 $17,435,092 3,014
55 Total Recall $58,877,969 3,601 $25,577,758 3,601
56 American Reunion $56,758,835 3,192 $21,514,080 3,203
57 ParaNorman $56,003,051 3,429 $14,087,050 3,455
58 This Means War $54,760,791 3,189 $17,405,930 3,189
59 Project X $54,731,865 3,055 $21,051,363 3,055
60 The Woman in Black $54,333,290 2,855 $20,874,072 2,856
61 Paranormal Activity 4 $53,900,335 3,412 $29,003,866 3,412
62 The Devil Inside $53,262,945 2,285 $33,732,515 2,551
63 The Odd Life of Timothy Green $51,853,450 2,598 $10,822,903 2,717
64 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance $51,774,002 3,174 $22,115,334 3,174
65 The Grey $51,580,136 3,185 $19,665,101 3,207
66 Red Tails $49,876,377 2,512 $18,782,154 2,573
67 The Possession $49,130,588 2,816 $17,732,480 2,860
68 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days $49,008,662 3,391 $14,623,599 3,401
69 Sinister $48,086,903 2,527 $18,007,634 2,542
70 Savages $47,323,100 2,628 $16,016,910 2,635
71 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel $46,383,639 27 $737,051 1,298
72 Moonrise Kingdom $45,512,466 4 $522,996 924
73 Here Comes the Boom $45,290,318 3,014 $11,816,596 3,014
74 Red Dawn $44,806,783 2,725 $14,276,668 2,781
75 The Three Stooges $44,338,224 3,477 $17,010,125 3,482
76 Resident Evil: Retribution $42,345,531 3,012 $21,052,227 3,016
77 The Cabin in the Woods $42,073,277 2,811 $14,743,614 3,572
78 What to Expect When You're Expecting $41,152,203 3,021 $10,547,068 3,021
79 End of Watch $41,003,371 2,730 $13,152,683 2,780
80 Rock of Ages $38,518,613 3,470 $14,437,269 3,470
81 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter $37,519,139 3,108 $16,306,974 3,109
82 Lawless $37,397,291 2,888 $10,001,982 3,138
83 The Guilt Trip $37,134,215 2,431 $5,290,629 2,431
84 That's My Boy $36,931,089 3,030 $13,453,714 3,030
85 Trouble with the Curve $35,763,137 3,212 $12,162,040 3,212
86 Frankenweenie $35,287,788 3,005 $11,412,213 3,005
87 Step Up Revolution $35,074,677 2,567 $11,731,708 2,606
88 Tyler Perry's Good Deeds $35,025,791 2,132 $15,583,924 2,132
89 The Watch $34,353,000 3,168 $12,750,297 3,168
90 2016: Obama’s America $33,349,941 1 $31,610 2,017
91 House at the End of the Street $31,611,916 3,083 $12,287,234 3,083
92 The Pirates! Band of Misfits $31,051,126 3,358 $11,137,734 3,358
93 Joyful Noise $30,932,113 2,735 $11,225,190 2,735
94 The Iron Lady $29,959,436 4 $220,409 1,244
95 Chimpanzee $28,965,459 1,563 $10,673,748 1,567
96 The Five-Year Engagement $28,700,285 2,936 $10,610,060 2,941
97 Cloud Atlas $27,108,272 2,008 $9,612,247 2,023
98 One for the Money $26,414,527 2,737 $11,515,790 2,737
99 Alex Cross $25,888,412 2,539 $11,396,768 2,541
100 Katy Perry: Part of Me $25,326,071 2,730 $7,138,266 2,732

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.