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Top 2012 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office


See also: All Time Worldwide - All Time Animated Worldwide - Top 2012 Domestic - Top 2012 International - Top 2016 Worldwide - Top 2017 Worldwide

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

Top 2011 Worldwide Top 2013 Worldwide
Rank Movie Worldwide Box Office Domestic Box Office International Box Office
1 The Avengers $1,519,479,547 $623,279,547 $896,200,000
2 Skyfall $1,110,526,981 $304,360,277 $806,166,704
3 The Dark Knight Rises $1,084,439,099 $448,139,099 $636,300,000
4 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey $1,017,003,568 $303,003,568 $714,000,000
5 Ice Age: Continental Drift $879,765,137 $161,321,843 $718,443,294
6 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $829,724,737 $292,324,737 $537,400,000
7 The Amazing Spider-Man $757,890,267 $262,030,663 $495,859,604
8 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted $746,921,271 $216,391,482 $530,529,789
9 The Hunger Games $677,923,379 $408,010,692 $269,912,687
10 Men in Black 3 $654,213,485 $179,020,854 $475,192,631
11 Life of Pi $607,987,022 $124,987,022 $483,000,000
12 The Croods $573,068,425 $187,168,425 $385,900,000
13 Ted $556,016,627 $218,665,740 $337,350,887
14 Brave $554,606,532 $237,282,182 $317,324,350
15 Wreck-It Ralph $496,511,521 $189,412,677 $307,098,844
16 Les Intouchables $484,873,045 $13,182,281 $471,690,764
17 Django Unchained $449,948,323 $162,805,434 $287,142,889
18 Les Miserables $442,169,052 $148,809,770 $293,359,282
19 Prometheus $402,448,265 $126,477,084 $275,971,181
20 Snow White and the Huntsman $401,021,746 $155,136,755 $245,884,991
21 Hotel Transylvania $378,505,812 $148,313,048 $230,192,764
22 Taken 2 $377,807,404 $139,854,287 $237,953,117
23 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax $350,976,753 $214,030,500 $136,946,253
24 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island $318,146,162 $103,860,290 $214,285,872
25 The Expendables 2 $311,979,256 $85,028,192 $226,951,064
26 Rise of the Guardians $306,900,902 $103,412,758 $203,488,144
27 Wrath of the Titans $305,270,083 $83,670,083 $221,600,000
28 Battleship $305,218,228 $65,233,400 $239,984,828
29 John Carter $282,778,100 $73,058,679 $209,719,421
30 The Bourne Legacy $280,355,920 $113,203,870 $167,152,050
31 Lincoln $273,346,281 $182,207,973 $91,138,308
32 Resident Evil: Retribution $238,940,997 $42,345,531 $196,595,466
33 Dark Shadows $238,202,668 $79,727,149 $158,475,519
34 American Reunion $236,799,211 $56,758,835 $180,040,376
35 Silver Linings Playbook $236,412,453 $132,092,958 $104,319,495
36 Argo $227,140,757 $136,025,503 $91,115,254
37 Jack Reacher $217,370,736 $80,070,736 $137,300,000
38 Total Recall $211,856,088 $58,877,969 $152,978,119
39 Safe House $208,542,162 $126,181,630 $82,360,532
40 21 Jump Street $202,812,429 $138,447,667 $64,364,762
41 The Vow $197,618,160 $125,014,030 $72,604,130
42 The Dictator $180,148,897 $59,650,222 $120,498,675
43 Mirror Mirror $173,613,482 $64,935,167 $108,678,315
44 Magic Mike $170,549,753 $113,721,571 $56,828,182
45 Looper $170,466,405 $66,486,205 $103,980,200
46 Shi Er Sheng Xiao $169,994,606 $0 $169,994,606
47 The Impossible $169,590,606 $19,019,882 $150,570,724
48 Step Up Revolution $165,552,290 $35,074,677 $130,477,613
49 Flight $160,558,438 $93,772,375 $66,786,063
50 Underworld: Awakening $160,379,930 $62,321,039 $98,058,891
51 This Means War $156,974,557 $54,760,791 $102,213,766
52 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance $149,217,355 $51,774,002 $97,443,353
53 The Secret World of Arietty $148,192,510 $19,192,510 $129,000,000
54 Paranormal Activity 4 $140,619,520 $53,900,335 $86,719,185
55 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter $137,489,730 $37,519,139 $99,970,591
56 The Pirates! Band of Misfits $136,143,605 $31,051,126 $105,092,479
57 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel $134,639,780 $46,383,639 $88,256,141
58 Zero Dark Thirty $134,612,435 $95,720,716 $38,891,719
59 Hope Springs $133,085,295 $63,536,011 $69,549,284
60 Cloud Atlas $130,673,154 $27,108,272 $103,564,882
61 The Woman in Black $128,955,898 $54,333,290 $74,622,608
62 Chronicle $123,681,790 $64,575,175 $59,106,615
63 What to Expect When You're Expecting $120,925,697 $41,152,203 $79,773,494
64 Parental Guidance $120,832,383 $77,267,296 $43,565,087
65 Hua Pi 2 $118,528,842 $33,212 $118,495,630
66 Pitch Perfect $116,044,347 $65,001,093 $51,043,254
67 Think Like a Man $113,373,764 $91,547,205 $21,826,559
68 Free Birds $110,387,072 $55,750,480 $54,636,592
69 ParaNorman $108,119,662 $56,003,051 $52,116,611
70 The Campaign $104,907,746 $86,907,746 $18,000,000
71 Project X $103,028,188 $54,731,865 $48,296,323
72 The Devil Inside $101,758,489 $53,261,944 $48,496,545
73 Contraband $98,406,855 $66,528,000 $31,878,855
74 The Lucky One $96,633,833 $60,457,138 $36,176,695
75 Gwanghae, Wangyidoen namja $90,913,144 $922,921 $89,990,223
76 This is 40 $90,221,182 $67,544,505 $22,676,677
77 Brave Hearts Umizaru $88,331,372 $0 $88,331,372
78 Sinister $87,727,807 $48,086,903 $39,640,904
79 Dodookdeul $86,960,532 $532,699 $86,427,833
80 The Inbetweeners $86,051,320 $35,955 $86,015,365
81 Long men fei jia $85,130,718 $170,276 $84,960,442
82 The Possession $82,925,064 $49,130,588 $33,794,476
83 Act of Valor $82,497,035 $70,012,847 $12,484,188
84 The Grey $81,249,176 $51,580,136 $29,669,040
85 Frankenweenie $81,150,788 $35,287,788 $45,863,000
86 Savages $80,594,860 $47,323,100 $33,271,760
87 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days $77,229,695 $49,008,662 $28,221,033
88 Thermae Romae $75,387,554 $0 $75,387,554
89 To Rome with Love $74,363,777 $16,684,352 $57,679,425
90 Here Comes the Boom $73,239,258 $45,290,318 $27,948,940
91 Wan Pīsu Firumu: Zetto $72,028,342 $0 $72,028,342
92 Anna Karenina $71,004,627 $12,816,367 $58,188,260
93 The Cabin in the Woods $70,768,144 $42,073,277 $28,694,867
94 One Piece Film Z $70,569,231 $0 $70,569,231
95 Odoru Daisôsasen the Final: Aratanaru kibô $70,519,044 $0 $70,519,044
96 Moonrise Kingdom $68,582,095 $45,512,466 $23,069,629
97 The Watch $67,130,045 $34,353,000 $32,777,045
98 Secret of the Wings $67,084,376 $0 $67,084,376
99 Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection $66,950,887 $65,653,242 $1,297,645
100 Ek Tha Tiger $62,347,774 $2,347,774 $60,000,000

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.