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Box Office Performance for Fantasy Movies in 2005

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RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
2005 GrossTickets Sold
1 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 11/18/2005 Adventure PG-13 $275,132,632 42,922,407
2 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 12/9/2005 Adventure PG $217,677,877 33,959,107
3 King Kong 12/14/2005 Adventure PG-13 $168,505,310 26,287,879
4 Sin City 4/1/2005 Action R $74,103,820 11,560,658
5 Bewitched 6/24/2005 Comedy PG-13 $63,313,159 9,877,247
6 The Corpse Bride 9/16/2005 Adventure PG $53,359,111 8,324,354
7 The Brothers Grimm 8/26/2005 Adventure PG-13 $37,899,638 5,912,580
8 Zathura 11/11/2005 Adventure PG $28,045,540 4,375,279
9 Dark Water 7/8/2005 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $25,473,093 3,973,961
10 Cursed 2/25/2005 Horror PG-13 $19,294,901 3,010,124
11 The Jacket 3/4/2005 Thriller/Suspense R $6,301,131 983,015
12 Alone in the Dark 1/28/2005 Horror R $5,178,569 807,889
13 Haunted Castle 3/2/2001 Adventure PG $2,205,203 344,025
14 Paheli (Puzzle) 6/24/2005 Drama Not Rated $1,409,499 219,890
15 MirrorMask 9/30/2005 Drama PG $864,959 134,939
16 Dominion: Prequel to the Exorcist 5/20/2005 Horror R $251,495 39,234
17 Tropical Malady 6/24/2005 Drama Not Rated $46,750 7,293
18 Santa vs. The Snowman 11/6/2002 Adventure Not Rated $38,124 5,947
19 Chaos 8/5/2005 Horror R $10,289 1,605
Total Gross of All Movies$979,111,100
Total Tickets Sold152,747,433

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2005. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2005. 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.