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Box Office Performance for Live Action Movies in 2001

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RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
2001 GrossTickets Sold
1 Rush Hour 2 8/3/2001 Action PG-13 $226,138,454 39,953,790
2 The Mummy Returns 5/4/2001 Adventure PG-13 $202,007,640 35,690,396
3 Pearl Harbor 5/25/2001 Action PG-13 $198,539,855 35,077,713
4 Planet of the Apes 7/27/2001 Adventure PG-13 $179,774,963 31,762,361
5 Hannibal 2/9/2001 Horror R $165,091,986 29,168,195
6 American Pie 2 8/10/2001 Comedy R $145,096,820 25,635,481
7 The Fast and the Furious 6/22/2001 Action PG-13 $144,512,310 25,532,210
8 Ocean's Eleven 12/7/2001 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $136,996,174 24,204,271
9 Lara Croft: Tomb Raider 6/15/2001 Adventure PG-13 $131,144,183 23,170,350
10 Cast Away 12/22/2000 Drama PG-13 $123,941,038 21,897,710
11 Traffic 12/27/2000 Drama R $123,735,812 21,861,451
12 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon 12/8/2000 Drama PG-13 $114,617,017 20,250,356
13 Doctor Dolittle 2 6/22/2001 Comedy PG $112,950,721 19,955,958
14 Spy Kids 3/30/2001 Adventure PG $112,692,062 19,910,258
15 The Princess Diaries 8/3/2001 Comedy G $108,184,054 19,113,790
16 Legally Blonde 7/13/2001 Comedy PG-13 $96,493,426 17,048,308
17 The Others 8/10/2001 Horror PG-13 $96,471,845 17,044,496
18 America's Sweethearts 7/20/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $93,607,673 16,538,458
19 Cats & Dogs 7/4/2001 Comedy PG $93,375,151 16,497,377
20 Save the Last Dance 1/12/2001 Drama PG-13 $91,038,276 16,084,501
21 Training Day 10/5/2001 Drama R $76,261,036 13,473,681
22 Along Came a Spider 4/6/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $74,058,698 13,084,576
23 Bridget Jones's Diary 4/13/2001 Romantic Comedy R $71,500,556 12,632,607
24 Vanilla Sky 12/14/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $71,395,769 12,614,093
25 Scary Movie 2 7/4/2001 Comedy R $71,277,420 12,593,184
26 The Score 7/13/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $71,069,884 12,556,517
27 Swordfish 6/8/2001 Action R $69,772,969 12,327,380
28 Shallow Hal 11/9/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $68,429,897 12,090,088
29 Chocolat 12/15/2000 Drama PG-13 $67,060,776 11,848,194
30 What Women Want 12/15/2000 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $67,043,240 11,845,095
31 The Mexican 3/2/2001 Action R $66,808,615 11,803,642
32 Down to Earth 2/16/2001 Comedy PG-13 $64,172,251 11,337,854
33 Miss Congeniality 12/22/2000 Comedy PG-13 $61,414,996 10,850,706
34 Spy Game 11/21/2001 Action R $60,977,785 10,773,460
35 The Wedding Planner 1/26/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $60,400,856 10,671,529
36 Moulin Rouge 5/18/2001 Musical PG-13 $57,044,922 10,078,608
37 Rat Race 8/17/2001 Comedy PG-13 $56,607,223 10,001,276
38 A Knight's Tale 5/11/2001 Adventure PG-13 $56,083,966 9,908,828
39 The Animal 6/1/2001 Comedy PG-13 $55,762,229 9,851,984
40 Don't Say a Word 9/28/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $54,924,196 9,703,922
41 Blow 4/6/2001 Drama R $52,964,509 9,357,687
42 Exit Wounds 3/16/2001 Action R $51,758,599 9,144,629
43 Enemy at the Gates 3/16/2001 Drama R $51,396,781 9,080,703
44 Behind Enemy Lines 11/30/2001 Action PG-13 $51,023,475 9,014,748
45 K-PAX 10/26/2001 Drama PG-13 $50,315,140 8,889,601
46 Serendipity 10/5/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $50,255,310 8,879,030
47 Finding Forrester 12/19/2000 Drama PG-13 $46,466,892 8,209,698
48 Zoolander 9/28/2001 Comedy PG-13 $45,128,129 7,973,168
49 Domestic Disturbance 11/2/2001 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $44,746,318 7,905,710
50 The One 11/2/2001 Action PG-13 $43,905,746 7,757,199
51 O Brother, Where Art Thou? 12/22/2000 Comedy PG-13 $43,569,988 7,697,878
52 Thirteen Ghosts 10/26/2001 Horror R $41,867,960 7,397,166
53 Bandits 10/12/2001 Comedy PG-13 $41,402,323 7,314,898
54 Heartbreakers 3/23/2001 Comedy PG-13 $40,334,024 7,126,153
55 Hardball 9/14/2001 Drama PG-13 $40,087,867 7,082,662
56 Ali 12/25/2001 Drama R $40,051,763 7,076,283
57 Evolution 6/8/2001 Comedy PG-13 $38,311,134 6,768,752
58 Jeepers Creepers 8/31/2001 Horror R $37,903,067 6,696,655
59 Kiss of the Dragon 7/6/2001 Action R $36,833,473 6,507,681
60 Recess: School's Out 2/16/2001 Comedy G $36,696,761 6,483,527
61 Thirteen Days 12/22/2000 Drama PG-13 $34,229,974 6,047,699
62 See Spot Run 3/2/2001 Comedy PG $33,357,476 5,893,547
63 The Family Man 12/22/2000 Comedy PG-13 $32,619,715 5,763,201
64 Driven 4/27/2001 Action PG-13 $32,616,869 5,762,698
65 What's the Worst That Could Happen? 6/1/2001 Comedy PG-13 $32,267,774 5,701,020
66 Not Another Teen Movie 12/14/2001 Comedy R $32,017,512 5,656,804
67 Black Knight 11/21/2001 Comedy PG-13 $31,588,772 5,581,055
68 From Hell 10/19/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $31,507,144 5,566,633
69 Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back 8/24/2001 Comedy R $30,059,386 5,310,846
70 Snatch 12/8/2000 Black Comedy R $30,055,445 5,310,149
71 Double Take 1/12/2001 Action PG-13 $29,823,162 5,269,110
72 Riding in Cars with Boys 10/19/2001 Drama PG-13 $29,781,453 5,261,741
73 Baby Boy 6/27/2001 Drama R $28,734,552 5,076,776
74 The Brothers 3/23/2001 Comedy R $27,457,409 4,851,132
75 Someone Like You 3/30/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $27,338,033 4,830,041
76 Joe Dirt 4/11/2001 Comedy PG-13 $27,087,695 4,785,812
77 The Musketeer 9/7/2001 Adventure PG-13 $27,053,815 4,779,826
78 Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles 4/20/2001 Adventure PG $25,590,119 4,521,222
79 Memento 3/16/2001 Drama R $25,530,884 4,510,757
80 Captain Corelli's Mandolin 8/17/2001 Drama R $25,528,495 4,510,335
81 Sweet November 2/16/2001 Drama PG-13 $25,178,165 4,448,439
82 15 Minutes 3/9/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $24,375,436 4,306,614
83 Hearts in Atlantis 9/28/2001 Drama PG-13 $24,185,781 4,273,106
84 Angel Eyes 5/18/2001 Drama R $24,044,532 4,248,151
85 Corky Romano 10/12/2001 Comedy PG-13 $23,658,960 4,180,028
86 Heist 11/9/2001 Action R $23,483,357 4,149,003
87 Kingdom Come 4/11/2001 Comedy PG $23,247,539 4,107,339
88 Two Can Play That Game 9/7/2001 Romantic Comedy R $22,235,901 3,928,604
89 Kate and Leopold 12/25/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $22,103,269 3,905,171
90 Joy Ride 10/5/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $21,966,161 3,880,947
91 Valentine 2/2/2001 Horror R $20,384,136 3,601,437
92 The Pledge 1/19/2001 Drama R $19,719,930 3,484,087
93 Summer Catch 8/24/2001 Comedy PG-13 $19,693,891 3,479,486
94 How High 12/21/2001 Comedy R $19,676,445 3,476,404
95 Saving Silverman 2/9/2001 Comedy R $19,351,569 3,419,005
96 The Majestic 12/21/2001 Drama PG $18,913,608 3,341,627
97 A Beautiful Mind 12/21/2001 Drama PG-13 $18,559,546 3,279,072
98 The Last Castle 10/19/2001 Drama R $18,208,078 3,216,975
99 The Glass House 9/14/2001 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $17,951,431 3,171,631
100 Max Keeble's Big Move 10/5/2001 Comedy PG $17,046,109 3,011,680
101 Rock Star 9/7/2001 Drama R $16,991,902 3,002,103
102 crazy/beautiful 6/29/2001 Drama PG-13 $16,929,123 2,991,011
103 Vertical Limit 12/8/2000 Action PG-13 $16,593,246 2,931,669
104 Original Sin 8/3/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $16,521,410 2,918,977
105 Le Fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain 11/2/2001 Comedy R $16,306,950 2,881,087
106 O (Othello) 8/31/2001 Drama R $16,017,403 2,829,930
107 Joe Somebody 12/21/2001 Comedy PG $15,985,861 2,824,357
108 3000 Miles to Graceland 2/23/2001 Drama R $15,738,632 2,780,677
109 Life as a House 10/26/2001 Drama R $15,652,637 2,765,484
110 Iron Monkey 10/12/2001 Action PG-13 $14,681,661 2,593,933
111 Josie and the Pussycats 4/11/2001 Comedy PG-13 $14,252,830 2,518,168
112 Freddy Got Fingered 4/20/2001 Comedy R $14,249,005 2,517,492
113 Out Cold 11/21/2001 Comedy PG-13 $13,577,476 2,398,847
114 Tomcats 3/30/2001 Comedy R $13,558,739 2,395,537
115 Tailor of Panama 3/30/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $13,491,653 2,383,684
116 Sugar and Spice 1/26/2001 Comedy PG-13 $13,276,953 2,345,751
117 American Outlaws 8/17/2001 Western PG-13 $13,264,986 2,343,637
118 The Gift 12/19/2000 Thriller/Suspense R $11,951,244 2,111,527
119 Get Over It 3/9/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $11,560,259 2,042,449
120 Dracula 2000 12/22/2000 Horror R $11,430,810 2,019,578
121 Dude, Where's My Car? 12/15/2000 Comedy PG-13 $11,097,464 1,960,683
122 Antitrust 1/12/2001 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $10,965,209 1,937,316
123 The Royal Tenenbaums 12/14/2001 Black Comedy R $10,790,201 1,906,396
124 Head Over Heels 2/2/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $10,397,365 1,836,990
125 The Wash 11/14/2001 Comedy R $9,988,941 1,764,831
126 The Deep End 8/8/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $8,823,109 1,558,853
127 102 Dalmatians 11/22/2000 Comedy G $8,605,600 1,520,424
128 Pollock 12/15/2000 Drama R $8,552,670 1,511,072
129 John Carpenter's Ghosts of Mars 8/24/2001 Action R $8,434,601 1,490,212
130 Shadow of the Vampire 12/29/2000 Drama R $8,128,846 1,436,192
131 The Curse of the Jade Scorpion 8/24/2001 Comedy PG-13 $7,496,522 1,324,474
132 Bones 10/24/2001 Horror R $7,307,756 1,291,123
133 Sexy Beast 6/13/2001 Drama R $6,946,056 1,227,218
134 The Man Who Wasn't There 10/31/2001 Drama R $6,860,825 1,212,160
135 Cyberworld 3D 10/6/2000 Adventure Not Rated $6,822,390 1,205,369
136 The Forsaken 4/27/2001 Horror R $6,745,241 1,191,739
137 Town & Country 4/27/2001 Romantic Comedy R $6,705,484 1,184,714
138 The Closet 6/29/2001 Comedy R $6,671,454 1,178,702
139 How the Grinch Stole Christmas 11/17/2000 Comedy PG $6,663,580 1,177,311
140 All the Pretty Horses 12/22/2000 Western PG-13 $6,490,103 1,146,661
141 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure 2/9/2001 Documentary Not Rated $6,443,686 1,138,460
142 One Night at McCool's 4/27/2001 Black Comedy R $6,276,532 1,108,928
143 Ghost World 7/20/2001 Comedy R $6,101,993 1,078,091
144 Megiddo: Omega Code 2 9/21/2001 Action PG-13 $6,047,691 1,068,497
145 Mulholland Drive 10/8/2001 Drama R $5,608,043 990,820
146 Say It Isn't So 3/23/2001 Comedy R $5,516,708 974,683
147 Monkeybone 2/23/2001 Comedy PG-13 $5,409,517 955,745
148 Amores Perros 3/30/2001 Drama R $5,383,834 951,207
149 State and Main 12/22/2000 Comedy R $5,378,327 950,234
150 You Can Count on Me 11/10/2000 Drama R $5,364,751 947,836
151 Made 7/13/2001 Comedy R $5,308,707 937,934
152 Bubble Boy 8/24/2001 Comedy PG-13 $5,002,310 883,800
153 Unbreakable 11/22/2000 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $4,965,347 877,270
154 Meet the Parents 10/6/2000 Comedy PG-13 $4,899,550 865,645
155 Billy Elliot 10/13/2000 Drama PG-13 $4,899,415 865,621
156 Pane e tulipani 7/27/2001 Comedy PG-13 $4,778,389 844,238
157 Just Visiting 4/6/2001 Comedy PG-13 $4,777,007 843,994
158 Apocalypse Now Redux 8/3/2001 Drama R $4,615,959 815,540
159 Cirque du Soleil - Journey of Man 5/5/2000 Musical G $4,455,979 787,275
160 Tortilla Soup 8/24/2001 Comedy PG-13 $4,447,014 785,692
161 On the Line 10/26/2001 Romantic Comedy PG $4,356,743 769,743
162 Michael Jordan to the MAX 5/5/2000 Documentary Not Rated $4,293,965 758,651
163 Glitter 9/21/2001 Musical PG-13 $4,273,372 755,013
164 Left Behind 2/2/2001 Drama PG-13 $4,221,341 745,820
165 The Anniversary Party 6/8/2001 Drama R $4,013,506 709,100
166 Before Night Falls 12/22/2000 Drama R $3,986,585 704,344
167 With a Friend Like Harry 4/20/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $3,818,452 674,638
168 Quills 11/22/2000 Drama R $3,710,057 655,487
169 Proof of Life 12/8/2000 Action R $3,545,454 626,405
170 Galapagos 10/29/1999 Documentary Not Rated $3,450,715 609,667
171 Haunted Castle 3/2/2001 Adventure PG $3,317,618 586,152
172 Pootie Tang 6/29/2001 Comedy PG-13 $3,293,258 581,848
173 Soul Survivors 9/7/2001 Horror PG-13 $3,100,650 547,818
174 The Widow of St. Pierre 3/2/2001 Drama R $3,058,380 540,350
175 Songcatcher 6/15/2001 Drama PG-13 $3,050,934 539,034
176 The Golden Bowl 4/27/2001 Drama R $3,037,579 536,675
177 Hedwig and the Angry Inch 7/20/2001 Musical R $3,029,081 535,173
178 Malena 12/22/2000 Drama R $2,956,419 522,336
179 The House of Mirth 12/22/2000 Drama PG $2,872,744 507,552
180 Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham 12/14/2001 Drama Not Rated $2,862,000 505,654
181 The Shipping News 12/25/2001 Drama R $2,796,557 494,091
182 In the Mood for Love 2/2/2001 Drama PG $2,734,044 483,047
183 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous 10/23/1998 Adventure Not Rated $2,648,928 468,008
184 Charlie's Angels 11/3/2000 Adventure PG-13 $2,502,784 442,188
185 In the Bedroom 11/23/2001 Drama R $2,381,395 420,741
186 Himalaya - l'enfance d'un chef 11/17/2000 Drama Not Rated $2,356,686 416,376
187 The Sidewalks of New York 11/21/2001 Comedy R $2,322,406 410,319
188 Gabriela 3/16/2001 Drama R $2,308,115 407,794
189 Escanaba in Da Moonlight 1/26/2001 Comedy PG-13 $2,276,406 402,192
190 The Dish 3/14/2001 Comedy PG-13 $2,252,970 398,051
191 Innocence 8/17/2001 Drama R $2,081,251 367,712
192 Novocaine 11/16/2001 Comedy R $1,973,973 348,758
193 Remember the Titans 9/29/2000 Drama PG $1,902,545 336,139
194 Carman: The Champion 3/2/2001 Drama PG-13 $1,743,863 308,103
195 China: The Panda Adventure 7/27/2001 Drama Not Rated $1,716,261 303,226
196 Island of the Sharks 4/30/1999 Documentary Not Rated $1,626,777 287,416
197 N'sync: Bigger than Live 2/9/2001 Concert/Performance Not Rated $1,568,695 277,155
198 Under the Sand 5/4/2001 Drama Not Rated $1,444,459 255,205
199 Best in Show 9/27/2000 Comedy PG-13 $1,441,606 254,701
200 Greenfingers 7/27/2001 Comedy R $1,439,287 254,291
201 Divided We Fall 6/8/2001 Drama PG-13 $1,320,112 233,235
202 Men of Honor 11/10/2000 Drama R $1,302,451 230,115
203 Startup.com 5/11/2001 Documentary R $1,280,975 226,321
204 The Road Home 5/25/2001 Drama G $1,280,090 226,164
205 The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition 10/5/2001 Documentary G $1,272,156 224,763
206 Extreme 3/23/1999 Documentary Not Rated $1,258,235 222,303
207 Nuit de Noces 6/1/2001 Comedy Not Rated $1,238,180 218,760
208 L.I.E. 9/7/2001 Drama Open $1,132,337 200,060
209 The Center of the World 4/20/2001 Drama Not Rated $1,096,037 193,646
210 The Debut 3/16/2001 Comedy R $1,070,925 189,209
211 Gladiator 5/5/2000 Action R $1,060,814 187,423
212 The Luzhin Defence 4/20/2001 Drama PG-13 $1,051,811 185,832
213 Extreme Days 9/28/2001 Action PG $1,047,553 185,080
214 All Over the Guy 8/10/2001 Romantic Comedy R $1,006,969 177,910
215 Liam 9/21/2001 Drama R $1,006,408 177,811
216 Together 5/10/2001 R $1,004,201 177,421
217 All Access: Front Row. Backstage. Live! 4/6/2001 Concert/Performance Not Rated $995,122 175,817
218 Encounter in the Third Dimension 2/26/1999 Drama Not Rated $986,047 174,213
219 Left Luggage 9/22/2000 Drama Not Rated $937,992 165,723
220 Dungeons and Dragons 12/8/2000 Adventure PG-13 $934,493 165,105
221 American Desi 3/16/2001 Romantic Comedy Not Rated $902,835 159,511
222 The Closet 4/6/2001 Comedy R $879,496 155,388
223 Der Krieger und die Kaiserin 6/22/2001 Drama R $871,058 153,897
224 Brigham City 4/6/2001 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $851,137 150,378
225 Lagaan 6/15/2001 Musical PG $835,767 147,662
226 An American Rhapsody 8/10/2001 Drama PG-13 $798,483 141,075
227 Va Savoir (Who Knows?) 9/28/2001 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $786,732 138,999
228 Chunhyang 12/29/2000 Drama R $782,033 138,168
229 Yi Yi 10/6/2000 Drama Not Rated $765,319 135,215
230 Requiem for a Dream 10/6/2000 Drama Open $764,300 135,035
231 The Man Who Cried 5/25/2001 Drama R $739,583 130,668
232 Faithless 1/26/2001 Drama R $734,597 129,787
233 Panic 12/1/2000 Drama R $706,749 124,867
234 Asoka 10/26/2001 Drama R $702,777 124,166
235 The Business of Strangers 12/7/2001 Drama R $696,184 123,001
236 Happy Accidents 8/24/2001 Romantic Comedy R $688,510 121,645
237 The Caveman's Valentine 3/2/2001 Drama R $687,081 121,392
238 Lumumba 6/29/2001 Drama Not Rated $684,121 120,869
239 Focus 10/19/2001 Drama PG-13 $667,728 117,973
240 Dayereh 3/9/2001 Drama Not Rated $658,435 116,331
241 Yaadein 7/27/2001 Drama Not Rated $645,615 114,066
242 15 février 1839 1/26/2001 Drama Not Rated $640,790 113,214
243 Blow Dry 3/7/2001 Comedy R $637,769 112,680
244 The Taste of Others 2/9/2001 Romantic Comedy R $635,282 112,241
245 Les Rivières Pourpres 6/29/2001 Drama R $632,548 111,758
246 Texas Rangers 11/30/2001 Western PG-13 $623,374 110,137
247 My First Mister 10/12/2001 Drama R $615,406 108,729
248 The Claim 12/29/2000 Western R $614,892 108,638
249 Dinner Rush 9/28/2001 Drama R $596,190 105,334
250 Little Nicky 11/10/2000 Comedy PG-13 $594,247 104,991
251 Almost Famous 9/15/2000 Comedy R $589,553 104,161
252 Pay it Forward 10/20/2000 Drama PG-13 $542,879 95,915
253 Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun 7/11/1997 Documentary G $541,026 95,588
254 Bread and Roses 5/11/2001 Drama R $536,465 94,782
255 I'm the One That I Want 8/4/2000 Concert/Performance Not Rated $525,911 92,917
256 Gosford Park 12/26/2001 Comedy R $524,385 92,648
257 The Other Side of Heaven 12/14/2001 Drama PG $522,125 92,248
258 Our Lady of the Assassins 9/7/2001 Drama R $515,409 91,062
259 Bully 7/13/2001 Drama R $510,092 90,122
260 Big Eden 6/1/2001 Drama PG-13 $503,796 89,010
261 Fat Girl 10/12/2001 Drama Not Rated $492,177 86,957
262 Intimacy 10/19/2001 Drama R $448,008 79,153
263 Brother 7/20/2001 Thriller/Suspense R $447,750 79,108
264 Donnie Darko 6/4/2004 Drama R $420,618 74,314
265 Bride of the Wind 6/8/2001 Drama R $419,414 74,101
266 The Affair of the Necklace 11/30/2001 Drama R $414,563 73,244
267 Le pacte des loups 1/11/2002 Action R $401,634 70,960
268 The Devil's Backbone 11/21/2001 Horror R $381,872 67,469
269 Nico and Dani 2/2/2001 Drama R $368,641 65,131
270 Bedazzled 10/20/2000 Comedy PG-13 $360,705 63,729
271 Across The Sea of Time 10/20/1995 Drama G $339,068 59,906
272 Me You Them 3/2/2001 Comedy PG-13 $323,403 57,138
273 Lantana 12/14/2001 Drama R $316,038 55,837
274 Black Hawk Down 12/28/2001 Action R $274,347 48,471
275 Space Cowboys 8/4/2000 Adventure PG-13 $274,158 48,438
276 Trembling Before G-D 10/26/2001 Documentary Not Rated $265,772 46,956
277 Wings of Courage 4/21/1995 Drama G $257,707 45,531
278 No Man's Land 12/7/2001 Drama R $234,880 41,498
279 Chopper 4/11/2001 Drama R $234,259 41,389
280 The 6th Day 11/17/2000 Action PG-13 $226,067 39,941
281 Monster's Ball 12/26/2001 Drama R $217,552 38,437
282 Catfish in Black Bean Sauce 6/9/2000 Comedy PG-13 $207,990 36,747
283 Red Planet 11/10/2000 Action PG-13 $207,836 36,720
284 Plata quemada 10/19/2001 Drama Not Rated $192,168 33,952
285 Series 7: The Contenders 3/2/2001 Drama R $171,478 30,296
286 The Fluffer 11/16/2001 Drama R $161,632 28,557
287 Company Man 3/9/2001 Comedy PG-13 $146,028 25,800
288 Boys to Men 4/27/2001 Drama Not Rated $144,765 25,577
289 About Adam 5/11/2001 Comedy R $142,699 25,212
290 A Time for Drunken Horses 10/27/2000 Drama Not Rated $142,233 25,130
291 Place Vendome 8/18/2000 Drama Not Rated $142,191 25,122
292 La Bûche 11/17/2000 Comedy Not Rated $136,502 24,117
293 Baise-moi 9/15/2000 Drama Not Rated $127,857 22,590
294 Kandahar 12/14/2001 Drama Not Rated $125,150 22,111
295 Calle 54 10/20/2000 Documentary G $122,908 21,715
296 Sordid Lives 5/11/2001 Comedy R $121,679 21,498
297 Africa's Elephant Kingdom 5/8/1998 Documentary Not Rated $118,955 21,017
298 Lisa Picard is Famous 8/22/2001 Comedy PG-13 $112,521 19,880
299 Boys Life 3 12/8/2000 Drama Not Rated $110,958 19,604
300 Ôdishon 6/15/2001 Horror R $110,776 19,572
301 101 Reykjavík 7/25/2001 Comedy Not Rated $109,277 19,307
302 Wonder Boys 2/23/2000 Comedy R $104,502 18,463
303 Bounce 11/17/2000 Drama PG-13 $103,791 18,338
304 Better than Sex 10/26/2001 Romantic Comedy R $94,940 16,774
305 ABCD 11/30/2001 Drama Not Rated $83,372 14,730
306 Best Man in Grass Creek 4/20/2001 Romantic Comedy PG $81,760 14,445
307 Hit & Runway 3/2/2001 Comedy Not Rated $81,097 14,328
308 Chop Suey 10/5/2001 Documentary Not Rated $76,902 13,587
309 Decalogue 6/9/2000 Drama Not Rated $75,575 13,352
310 Charlotte Gray 12/28/2001 Drama PG-13 $72,806 12,863
311 I Am Sam 12/28/2001 Drama PG-13 $67,418 11,911
312 La Ciénaga 10/5/2001 Comedy Not Rated $66,811 11,804
313 Beautiful Creatures 4/6/2001 Comedy R $55,381 9,785
314 Iris 12/14/2001 Drama R $54,732 9,670
315 Une affaire de goût 2/2/2001 Thriller/Suspense Not Rated $48,602 8,587
316 The Amati Girls 1/19/2001 Drama PG $47,767 8,439
317 Eureka 5/4/2001 Drama Not Rated $46,635 8,239
318 Aimée & Jaguar 8/11/2000 Drama Not Rated $45,801 8,092
319 Aberdeen 8/17/2001 Drama Not Rated $43,821 7,742
320 Jackpot 7/27/2001 Drama R $43,719 7,724
321 Abril Despedaçado 12/14/2001 Drama PG-13 $35,625 6,294
322 The Body 4/20/2001 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $33,565 5,930
323 The Basket 5/5/2000 Drama PG $32,980 5,827
324 Auggie Rose 5/18/2001 Drama R $31,200 5,512
325 The American Astronaut 10/12/2001 Musical Not Rated $29,236 5,165
326 Sunshine 6/9/2000 Drama R $28,470 5,030
327 Adanggaman 7/13/2001 Drama Not Rated $27,760 4,905
328 Cleopatra's Second Husband 9/29/2000 Drama Not Rated $26,299 4,646
329 Live Nude Girls Unite 10/6/2000 Documentary Not Rated $25,741 4,548
330 The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy 9/29/2000 Comedy R $25,400 4,488
331 Goya in Bordeaux 9/15/2000 Drama R $23,806 4,206
332 An Everlasting Piece 12/22/2000 Comedy R $22,305 3,941
333 Baran 12/7/2001 Drama PG $21,702 3,834
334 Forgive Me Father 1/26/2001 Drama R $20,840 3,682
335 Let it Snow 6/8/2001 Romantic Comedy R $20,555 3,632
336 Bangkok Dangerous 10/19/2001 Action R $18,502 3,269
337 The Annihilation of Fish 11/2/2001 Drama R $18,335 3,239
338 The Girl Next Door 4/14/2000 Documentary R $16,221 2,866
339 Siegfried & Roy: Masters of the Impossible 10/1/1999 Documentary PG $15,953 2,819
340 Born Romantic 9/28/2001 Comedy R $14,597 2,579
341 Beau Travail 3/31/2000 Drama Not Rated $13,250 2,341
342 The Art of Amália 12/8/2000 Documentary Not Rated $12,164 2,149
343 The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack 8/16/2000 Documentary PG-13 $10,325 1,824
344 Bounce: Behind the Velvet Rope 9/7/2001 Documentary Not Rated $8,285 1,464
345 Amy 2/2/2001 Comedy PG-13 $7,880 1,392
346 Trouble Every Day 11/30/2001 Horror Not Rated $6,558 1,159
347 Blue Moon 11/3/2000 Comedy PG-13 $5,968 1,054
348 La chambre des magiciennes 2/9/2001 Drama Not Rated $5,788 1,023
349 Burlesk King 6/30/2000 Drama Not Rated $3,369 595
350 Psycho Beach Party 8/4/2000 Comedy Not Rated $2,865 506
351 The Rat 4/20/2001 Comedy Not Rated $2,501 442
352 Taxi 2 10/6/2000 Action Not Rated $2,458 434
353 Mauvais sang 4/27/2001 Drama Not Rated $2,075 367
354 Blood, Friends and Money 9/22/2000 Horror Not Rated $982 173
355 Geboren in Absurdistan 1/26/2001 Comedy Not Rated $976 172
356 Protection 1/26/2001 Thriller/Suspense Not Rated $666 118
357 Benjamin Smoke 7/21/2000 Documentary Not Rated $578 102
358 Luminarias 5/5/2000 Comedy R $288 51
Total Gross of All Movies$6,636,579,671
Total Tickets Sold1,172,540,575

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.