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All Time Worldwide Box Office for Based on Play Movies


See also: Top Based on Play Domestic - Top Based on Play International

Other Worldwide Sources records: Top Original Screenplay Worldwide - Top Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Worldwide - Top Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Worldwide - Top Based on TV Worldwide - Top Remake Worldwide - Top Based on Real Life Events Worldwide - Top Based on Factual Book/Article Worldwide

This chart contains the top 100 Based on Play movies based on the cumulative worldwide box office.

See our Based on Play Theatrical Market Charts for more overviews regarding the domestic theatrical box office performance of Based on Play movies.

Rank Released Movie Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
1 2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding $374,890,034 $241,438,208 $133,451,826
2 1998 You've Got Mail $250,800,000 $115,821,495 $134,978,505
3 1992 A Few Good Men $236,500,000 $141,340,178 $95,159,822
4 2015 Xia Luo Te Fan Nao $228,579,747 $1,289,195 $227,290,552
5 2011 Gnomeo and Juliet $193,737,977 $99,967,670 $93,770,307
6 1996 Romeo+Juliet $147,542,381 $46,338,728 $101,203,653
7 1981 On Golden Pond $119,285,432 $119,285,432 $0
8 2004 Closer $116,177,695 $33,987,757 $82,189,938
9 2004 Finding Neverland $115,036,108 $51,676,606 $63,359,502
10 2002 Peter Pan: Return to Neverland $109,862,682 $48,430,258 $61,432,424
11 2014 The Breakup Guru $106,798,959 $208,959 $106,590,000
12 1989 Driving Miss Daisy $106,593,296 $106,593,296 $0
13 1978 Heaven Can Wait $98,800,000 $98,800,000 $0
14 1989 Steel Magnolias $95,151,938 $83,759,091 $11,392,847
15 2009 Madea Goes To Jail $90,508,336 $90,508,336 $0
16 2011 The Ides of March $77,735,925 $40,962,534 $36,773,391
17 2006 Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia $76,904,429 $6,566,773 $70,337,656
18 2016 Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween $73,206,343 $73,206,343 $0
19 2016 Moonlight $65,339,156 $27,854,931 $37,484,225
20 2006 Madea's Family Reunion $63,320,521 $63,257,940 $62,581
21 1986 Down and Out in Beverly Hills $62,134,225 $62,134,225 $0
22 2016 Fences $61,564,524 $57,682,904 $3,881,620
23 2010 Why Did I Get Married Too? $60,831,067 $60,095,852 $735,215
24 1999 10 Things I Hate About You $60,414,025 $38,177,966 $22,236,059
25 2012 Quartet $56,178,935 $18,388,357 $37,790,578
26 2007 Why Did I Get Married? $55,934,178 $55,204,525 $729,653
27 2006 She's the Man $55,279,608 $33,889,159 $21,390,449
28 2011 Madea's Big Happy Family $53,345,287 $53,345,287 $0
29 2008 Doubt $53,191,101 $33,446,470 $19,744,631
30 2013 Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas $52,543,354 $52,543,354 $0
31 2013 Tyler Perry's Temptation $51,975,354 $51,975,354 $0
32 1984 Amadeus $51,973,029 $51,973,029 $0
33 2009 I Can Do Bad All By Myself $51,733,921 $51,733,921 $0
34 1988 Biloxi Blues $51,684,798 $43,184,798 $8,500,000
35 2013 August: Osage County $50,738,810 $37,738,810 $13,000,000
36 2005 Diary of a Mad Black Woman $50,458,356 $50,406,346 $52,010
37 2014 About Last Night $50,445,860 $48,637,684 $1,808,176
38 1961 West Side Story $43,700,000 $43,700,000 $0
39 2002 8 femmes $42,376,425 $3,076,425 $39,300,000
40 2008 Meet the Browns $41,975,388 $41,975,388 $0
41 2015 The Lady in the Van $41,516,445 $10,021,175 $31,495,270
42 1987 Roxanne $39,148,164 $39,148,164 $0
43 1986 About Last Night... $38,702,310 $38,702,310 $0
44 2011 Carnage $38,112,154 $2,546,747 $35,565,407
45 2010 For Colored Girls $38,017,873 $37,729,698 $288,175
46 1991 Other People's Money $35,682,000 $35,682,000 $0
47 2011 Potiche $34,152,587 $1,618,844 $32,533,743
48 1994 Nell $33,592,700 $33,592,700 $0
49 1986 Children of a Lesser God $31,853,080 $31,853,080 $0
50 1969 Paint Your Wagon $31,678,778 $31,678,778 $0
51 1999 An Ideal Husband $31,341,183 $18,542,974 $12,798,209
52 2000 East is East $30,438,635 $4,170,647 $26,267,988
53 1979 Chapter Two $30,000,000 $30,000,000 $0
54 1997 Romy and Michele's High School Reunion $29,235,353 $29,235,353 $0
55 1987 Nuts $28,866,028 $28,866,028 $0
56 2008 Frost/Nixon $28,452,945 $18,622,031 $9,830,914
57 1969 Cactus Flower $25,889,208 $25,889,208 $0
58 1993 Shadowlands $25,842,377 $25,842,377 $0
59 1985 Agnes of God $25,627,836 $25,627,836 $0
60 1999 A Midsummer Night's Dream $25,011,645 $16,071,990 $8,939,655
61 2011 Monsieur Lazhar $24,819,901 $3,371,810 $21,448,091
62 1991 Oscar $23,562,716 $23,562,716 $0
63 2001 Kingdom Come $23,393,939 $23,247,539 $146,400
64 2012 Beasts of the Southern Wild $23,265,132 $12,795,746 $10,469,386
65 1986 Crimes of the Heart $22,905,000 $22,905,000 $0
66 1991 Frankie and Johnny $22,773,535 $22,773,535 $0
67 1992 Prelude to a Kiss $22,697,691 $20,006,730 $2,690,961
68 1993 Much Ado About Nothing $22,549,338 $22,549,338 $0
69 1990 Hamlet $22,493,727 $20,710,451 $1,783,276
70 1984 A Soldier's Story $22,100,000 $22,100,000 $0
71 1925 The Big Parade $22,000,000 $11,000,000 $11,000,000
72 1998 Little Voice $21,787,233 $4,595,000 $17,192,233
73 2009 Easy Virtue $20,537,741 $2,656,784 $17,880,957
74 1967 Barefoot in the Park $19,994,515 $19,994,515 $0
75 1982 Deathtrap $19,282,000 $19,282,000 $0
76 1966 Alfie $18,871,300 $18,871,300 $0
77 2012 OMG: Oh My God $18,602,281 $0 $18,602,281
78 1992 Used People $17,957,265 $17,957,265 $0
79 1993 Born Yesterday $17,760,754 $17,760,754 $0
80 1958 Cat on a Hot Tin Roof $17,570,324 $17,570,324 $0
81 1993 A Bronx Tale $17,239,789 $17,239,789 $0
82 1988 Crossing Delancey $16,262,000 $16,262,000 $0
83 2010 Incendies $16,038,343 $6,857,096 $9,181,247
84 2001 O (Othello) $16,017,403 $16,017,403 $0
85 1994 The Madness of King George $15,122,669 $15,122,669 $0
86 1974 The Front Page $15,000,000 $15,000,000 $0
87 2011 A Dangerous Method $14,807,531 $5,702,083 $9,105,448
88 1983 Educating Rita $14,688,000 $14,688,000 $0
89 2006 The History Boys $13,447,998 $2,730,296 $10,717,702
90 1986 Extremities $13,418,091 $13,418,091 $0
91 2015 Macbeth $13,143,976 $1,110,707 $12,033,269
92 1963 Bye Bye Birdie $13,129,412 $13,129,412 $0
93 1996 Marvin's Room $12,803,305 $12,803,305 $0
94 2012 Bachelorette $12,577,401 $446,770 $12,130,631
95 1986 Brighton Beach Memoirs $11,957,943 $11,957,943 $0
96 1993 Strictly Ballroom $11,738,000 $11,738,000 $0
97 2000 Quills $11,732,088 $7,060,876 $4,671,212
98 1992 Glengarry Glen Ross $10,725,228 $10,725,228 $0
99 1989 We're No Angels $10,555,348 $10,555,348 $0
100 1943 Casablanca $10,462,500 $10,462,500 $0

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.