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All Time Worldwide Box Office for Historical Fiction Movies


See also: Top Historical Fiction Domestic - Top Historical Fiction International

Other Worldwide Creative Types records: Top Contemporary Fiction Worldwide - Top Science Fiction Worldwide - Top Fantasy Worldwide - Top Kids Fiction Worldwide - Top Super Hero Worldwide - Top Dramatization Worldwide - Top Factual Worldwide

This chart contains the top 100 Historical Fiction movies based on the cumulative worldwide box office.

See our Historical Fiction Theatrical Market Charts for more overviews regarding the domestic theatrical box office performance of Historical Fiction movies.

Rank Released Movie Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
1 1997 Titanic $2,207,615,668 $658,672,302 $1,548,943,366
2 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest $1,066,215,812 $423,315,812 $642,900,000
3 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End $963,420,425 $309,420,425 $654,000,000
4 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull $786,558,145 $317,023,851 $469,534,294
5 1994 Forrest Gump $679,850,637 $330,151,138 $349,699,499
6 2011 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows $535,663,443 $186,848,418 $348,815,025
7 2009 Sherlock Holmes $498,438,212 $209,028,679 $289,409,533
8 1998 Saving Private Ryan $485,035,085 $216,335,085 $268,700,000
9 2004 Troy $484,161,265 $133,298,577 $350,862,688
10 2000 Gladiator $457,683,805 $187,683,805 $270,000,000
11 2003 The Last Samurai $456,810,575 $111,110,575 $345,700,000
12 2007 300 $454,161,935 $210,614,939 $243,546,996
13 2012 Django Unchained $449,948,323 $162,805,434 $287,142,889
14 1999 Tarzan $448,191,819 $171,091,819 $277,100,000
15 2012 Les Miserables $442,169,052 $148,809,770 $293,359,282
16 1990 Dances with Wolves $424,200,000 $184,208,842 $239,991,158
17 2017 The Mummy $403,814,493 $80,101,125 $323,713,368
18 1939 Gone with the Wind $390,525,192 $198,680,470 $191,844,722
19 1991 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves $390,500,000 $165,493,908 $225,006,092
20 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark $389,925,971 $248,159,971 $141,766,000
21 1978 Grease $387,513,770 $181,813,770 $205,700,000
22 1994 The Flintstones $358,500,000 $130,531,208 $227,968,792
23 2014 Noah $352,831,065 $101,200,044 $251,631,021
24 2013 The Great Gatsby $351,040,419 $144,840,419 $206,200,000
25 2016 The Legend of Tarzan $349,143,061 $126,643,061 $222,500,000
26 1995 Pocahontas $347,100,000 $141,579,773 $205,520,227
27 1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom $333,080,271 $179,880,271 $153,200,000
28 2016 The Great Wall $331,775,766 $45,157,105 $286,618,661
29 2014 300: Rise of an Empire $330,780,051 $106,580,051 $224,200,000
30 1996 The Hunchback of Notre Dame $325,500,000 $100,138,851 $225,361,149
31 2010 Robin Hood $322,241,588 $105,269,730 $216,971,858
32 2009 Inglourious Basterds $316,915,264 $120,774,594 $196,140,670
33 2002 Chicago $306,770,545 $170,687,518 $136,083,027
34 2004 Van Helsing $300,150,546 $120,150,546 $180,000,000
35 2010 Shutter Island $299,461,782 $128,012,934 $171,448,848
36 1965 The Sound of Music $286,214,286 $163,214,286 $123,000,000
37 1998 Shakespeare in Love $279,500,000 $100,317,794 $179,182,206
38 2008 10,000 B.C. $269,065,678 $94,784,201 $174,281,477
39 1972 The Godfather $268,500,000 $134,966,411 $133,533,589
40 2014 Exodus: Gods and Kings $268,314,513 $65,014,513 $203,300,000
41 2013 The Lone Ranger $260,002,115 $89,302,115 $170,700,000
42 1985 Out of Africa $258,210,860 $79,096,868 $179,113,992
43 2010 True Grit $252,276,928 $171,243,005 $81,033,923
44 1997 Hercules $250,700,000 $99,112,101 $151,587,899
45 1998 The Mask of Zorro $233,700,000 $93,828,745 $139,871,255
46 1996 The English Patient $231,711,151 $78,716,374 $152,994,777
47 1998 La vita è bella $229,385,361 $57,598,247 $171,787,114
48 2012 Argo $227,140,757 $136,025,503 $91,115,254
49 1999 Wild Wild West $221,229,335 $113,805,681 $107,423,654
50 2005 Kingdom of Heaven $218,853,353 $47,398,413 $171,454,940
51 2000 The Patriot $215,300,000 $113,330,342 $101,969,658
52 2008 Australia $215,080,810 $49,554,002 $165,526,808
53 1987 Dirty Dancing $213,900,000 $63,892,689 $150,007,311
54 2011 The Help $213,120,004 $169,705,587 $43,414,417
55 2003 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World $212,912,137 $93,926,386 $118,985,751
56 2014 Fury $210,253,368 $85,755,593 $124,497,775
57 2001 The Others $207,765,056 $96,522,687 $111,242,369
58 1999 Sleepy Hollow $207,068,340 $101,068,340 $106,000,000
59 2004 King Arthur $203,877,963 $51,877,963 $152,000,000
60 2007 Hairspray $203,035,572 $118,871,849 $84,163,723
61 1990 The Hunt for Red October $200,500,000 $120,709,866 $79,790,134
62 2012 The Vow $197,618,160 $125,014,030 $72,604,130
63 2017 Baahubali 2: The Conclusion $184,075,552 $18,985,794 $165,089,758
64 2002 Road to Perdition $183,354,514 $104,054,514 $79,300,000
65 2002 Gangs of New York $183,124,621 $77,730,500 $105,394,121
66 1994 Maverick $183,015,237 $101,631,272 $81,383,965
67 2013 12 Years a Slave $181,025,343 $56,671,993 $124,353,350
68 2001 Moulin Rouge $179,209,685 $57,386,369 $121,823,316
69 2004 Jet Li's Hero $177,535,958 $53,652,140 $123,883,818
70 2005 Brokeback Mountain $177,012,173 $83,043,761 $93,968,412
71 1995 The Bridges of Madison County $175,516,617 $71,516,617 $104,000,000
72 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues $172,185,754 $127,352,707 $44,833,047
73 2006 Blood Diamond $171,377,916 $57,377,916 $114,000,000
74 2004 Starsky & Hutch $170,200,225 $88,200,225 $82,000,000
75 2003 Cold Mountain $165,173,909 $95,632,614 $69,541,295
76 2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel $164,350,409 $59,076,019 $105,274,390
77 2007 No Country for Old Men $164,051,250 $74,273,505 $89,777,745
78 2015 Bridge of Spies $162,610,473 $72,313,754 $90,296,719
79 2005 Memoirs of a Geisha $161,510,853 $57,010,853 $104,500,000
80 1994 Legends of the Fall $160,502,573 $66,502,573 $94,000,000
81 2016 The Magnificent Seven $159,762,983 $93,427,848 $66,335,135
82 1973 The Sting $159,616,327 $159,616,327 $0
83 1992 Unforgiven $159,157,447 $101,157,447 $58,000,000
84 2006 The Pink Panther $158,926,474 $82,226,474 $76,700,000
85 2014 The Monuments Men $158,702,748 $78,031,620 $80,671,128
86 2015 Yip Man 3 $156,835,197 $2,679,437 $154,155,760
87 2006 Dreamgirls $155,708,695 $103,365,956 $52,342,739
88 2004 The Phantom of the Opera $153,974,114 $51,225,796 $102,748,318
89 2007 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street $153,329,844 $52,898,073 $100,431,771
90 2000 Chocolat $152,500,343 $71,309,760 $81,190,583
91 2003 Seabiscuit $148,715,342 $120,277,854 $28,437,488
92 2015 The Hateful Eight $145,443,360 $54,117,416 $91,325,944
93 2005 The Legend of Zorro $141,475,336 $45,575,336 $95,900,000
94 2003 Mona Lisa Smile $141,205,169 $63,803,100 $77,402,069
95 2003 The Jungle Book 2 $140,122,225 $47,901,582 $92,220,643
96 1993 Sommersby $140,081,992 $50,081,992 $90,000,000
97 2011 The Three Musketeers $139,877,913 $20,377,913 $119,500,000
98 1986 Platoon $137,963,328 $137,963,328 $0
99 1995 Sense and Sensibility $134,993,774 $42,993,774 $92,000,000
100 2006 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer $133,603,463 $2,223,293 $131,380,170

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.