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Top 2012 Movies at the Domestic Box Office


See also: All Time Domestic - All Time Domestic (Inf. Adj.) - Top 2016 Domestic - Top 2017 Domestic - Top 2012 Domestic Limited Release - Top 2012 International - Top 2012 Worldwide

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 The Croods $187,168,425 4,046 $43,639,736 4,065
14 Lincoln $182,207,973 11 $944,308 2,293
15 Men in Black 3 $179,020,854 4,248 $54,592,779 4,248
16 Django Unchained $162,805,434 3,010 $30,122,888 3,012
17 Ice Age: Continental Drift $161,321,843 3,881 $46,629,259 3,886
18 Snow White and the Huntsman $155,136,755 3,773 $56,217,700 3,777
19 Les Miserables $148,809,770 2,814 $27,281,735 2,927
20 Hotel Transylvania $148,313,048 3,349 $42,522,194 3,384
21 Taken 2 $139,854,287 3,661 $49,514,769 3,706
22 21 Jump Street $138,447,667 3,121 $36,302,612 3,148
23 Argo $136,025,503 3,232 $19,458,109 3,247
24 Silver Linings Playbook $132,092,958 16 $443,003 2,809
25 Prometheus $126,477,084 3,396 $51,050,101 3,442
26 Safe House $126,181,630 3,119 $40,172,720 3,121
27 The Vow $125,014,030 2,958 $41,202,458 3,038
28 Life of Pi $124,987,022 2,927 $22,451,514 2,946
29 Magic Mike $113,721,571 2,930 $39,127,170 3,120
30 The Bourne Legacy $113,203,870 3,745 $38,142,825 3,753
31 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island $103,860,290 3,470 $27,335,363 3,500
32 Rise of the Guardians $103,412,758 3,653 $23,773,465 3,672
33 Zero Dark Thirty $95,720,716 5 $417,150 2,946
34 Flight $93,772,375 1,884 $24,900,566 2,638
35 Think Like a Man $91,547,205 2,015 $33,636,303 2,052
36 The Campaign $86,907,746 3,205 $26,588,460 3,302
37 The Expendables 2 $85,028,192 3,316 $28,591,370 3,355
38 Wrath of the Titans $83,670,083 3,545 $33,457,188 3,545
39 Jack Reacher $80,070,736 3,352 $15,210,156 3,352
40 Dark Shadows $79,727,149 3,755 $29,685,274 3,755
41 Parental Guidance $77,267,296 3,367 $14,554,053 3,368
42 John Carter $73,058,679 3,749 $30,180,188 3,749
43 Act of Valor $70,012,847 3,039 $24,476,632 3,053
44 This is 40 $67,544,505 2,913 $11,579,175 2,931
45 Contraband $66,528,000 2,863 $24,349,815 2,870
46 Looper $66,486,205 2,992 $20,801,552 2,993
47 Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection $65,653,242 2,161 $25,390,575 2,161
48 Battleship $65,233,400 3,690 $25,534,825 3,702
49 Pitch Perfect $65,001,093 335 $5,149,433 2,787
50 Mirror Mirror $64,935,167 3,603 $18,132,085 3,618
51 Chronicle $64,575,175 2,907 $22,004,098 2,908
52 Hope Springs $63,536,011 2,361 $14,650,121 2,441
53 Underworld: Awakening $62,321,039 3,078 $25,306,725 3,078
54 The Lucky One $60,457,138 3,155 $22,518,358 3,175
55 The Dictator $59,650,222 3,008 $17,435,092 3,014
56 Total Recall $58,877,969 3,601 $25,577,758 3,601
57 American Reunion $56,758,835 3,192 $21,514,080 3,203
58 ParaNorman $56,003,051 3,429 $14,087,050 3,455
59 This Means War $54,760,791 3,189 $17,405,930 3,189
60 Project X $54,731,865 3,055 $21,051,363 3,055
61 The Woman in Black $54,333,290 2,855 $20,874,072 2,856
62 Paranormal Activity 4 $53,900,335 3,412 $29,003,866 3,412
63 The Devil Inside $53,262,945 2,285 $33,732,515 2,551
64 The Odd Life of Timothy Green $51,853,450 2,598 $10,822,903 2,717
65 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance $51,774,002 3,174 $22,115,334 3,174
66 The Grey $51,580,136 3,185 $19,665,101 3,207
67 Red Tails $49,876,377 2,512 $18,782,154 2,573
68 The Possession $49,130,588 2,816 $17,732,480 2,860
69 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days $49,008,662 3,391 $14,623,599 3,401
70 Sinister $48,086,903 2,527 $18,007,634 2,542
71 Savages $47,323,100 2,628 $16,016,910 2,635
72 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel $46,383,639 27 $737,051 1,298
73 Moonrise Kingdom $45,512,466 4 $522,996 924
74 Here Comes the Boom $45,290,318 3,014 $11,816,596 3,014
75 Red Dawn $44,806,783 2,725 $14,276,668 2,781
76 The Three Stooges $44,338,224 3,477 $17,010,125 3,482
77 Resident Evil: Retribution $42,345,531 3,012 $21,052,227 3,016
78 The Cabin in the Woods $42,073,277 2,811 $14,743,614 3,572
79 What to Expect When You're Expecting $41,152,203 3,021 $10,547,068 3,021
80 End of Watch $41,003,371 2,730 $13,152,683 2,780
81 Rock of Ages $38,518,613 3,470 $14,437,269 3,470
82 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter $37,519,139 3,108 $16,306,974 3,109
83 Lawless $37,397,291 2,888 $10,001,982 3,138
84 The Guilt Trip $37,134,215 2,431 $5,290,629 2,431
85 That's My Boy $36,931,089 3,030 $13,453,714 3,030
86 Trouble with the Curve $35,763,137 3,212 $12,162,040 3,212
87 Frankenweenie $35,287,788 3,005 $11,412,213 3,005
88 Step Up Revolution $35,074,677 2,567 $11,731,708 2,606
89 Tyler Perry's Good Deeds $35,025,791 2,132 $15,583,924 2,132
90 The Watch $34,353,000 3,168 $12,750,297 3,168
91 2016: Obama’s America $33,349,941 1 $31,610 2,017
92 House at the End of the Street $31,611,916 3,083 $12,287,234 3,083
93 The Pirates! Band of Misfits $31,051,126 3,358 $11,137,734 3,358
94 Joyful Noise $30,932,113 2,735 $11,225,190 2,735
95 The Iron Lady $29,959,436 4 $220,409 1,244
96 Chimpanzee $28,965,459 1,563 $10,673,748 1,567
97 The Five-Year Engagement $28,700,285 2,936 $10,610,060 2,941
98 Cloud Atlas $27,108,272 2,008 $9,612,247 2,023
99 One for the Money $26,414,527 2,737 $11,515,790 2,737
100 Alex Cross $25,888,412 2,539 $11,396,768 2,541

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.