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Box Office Performance for Adventure Movies in 2001

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RankMovieRelease
Date
Theatrical
Distributor
MPAA
Rating
2001 GrossTickets Sold
1 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone 11/16/2001 Warner Bros. PG $300,404,434 53,074,988
2 Shrek 5/18/2001 Dreamworks SKG PG $267,655,011 47,288,871
3 Monsters, Inc. 11/2/2001 Walt Disney G $244,638,458 43,222,342
4 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 12/5/2003 New Line PG-13 $206,448,462 36,474,993
5 The Mummy Returns 5/4/2001 Universal PG-13 $202,007,640 35,690,395
6 Planet of the Apes 7/27/2001 20th Century Fox PG-13 $179,841,538 31,774,123
7 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider 6/15/2001 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $131,144,183 23,170,350
8 Spy Kids 3/30/2001 Miramax/Dimension PG $112,692,062 19,910,258
9 Atlantis: The Lost Empire 6/8/2001 Walt Disney PG $84,052,762 14,850,311
10 Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius 12/21/2001 Paramount Pictures G $62,339,089 11,013,973
11 A Knight’s Tale 5/11/2001 Sony Pictures PG-13 $56,083,966 9,908,827
12 The Emperor's New Groove 12/15/2000 Walt Disney G $38,484,289 6,799,344
13 Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within 7/11/2001 Sony Pictures PG-13 $32,131,830 5,677,001
14 The Musketeer 9/7/2001 Universal PG-13 $27,053,815 4,779,825
15 Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles 4/20/2001 Paramount Pictures PG $25,590,119 4,521,222
16 Pokemon 3: The Movie 4/6/2001 Warner Bros. G $17,052,128 3,012,743
17 Cyberworld 3D 10/6/2000 IMAX Films Not Rated $6,889,078 1,217,151
18 Rugrats in Paris 11/17/2000 Paramount Pictures G $5,295,739 935,642
19 Haunted Castle 3/2/2001 nWave Pictures PG $3,322,259 586,971
20 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous 10/23/1998 IMAX Films Not Rated $2,670,854 471,882
21 Dungeons and Dragons 12/8/2000 New Line PG-13 $934,493 165,104
22 Alien Adventure 4/14/2000 nWave Pictures Not Rated $648,409 114,559
23 Space Cowboys 8/4/2000 Warner Bros. PG-13 $274,158 48,437
Total Gross of All Movies$2,007,654,776
Total Tickets Sold354,709,312

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2001. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2001. For example, a movie released over Thanksgiving in 2010 will most likely earn money in 2010 and 2011. Click on the individual movie to see its total gross over all the years in which it played.

Each box office year ends on the first Sunday of the following year. The next year starts the following day (Monday). For example, the "2004 box office year" ended on Sunday, January 2, 2005.

Inflation-adjusted figures are based ticket sale estimates, and may not be precise due to rounding errors.