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Box Office Performance for Adventure Movies in 2005

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RankMovieRelease
Date
Theatrical
Distributor
MPAA
Rating
2005 GrossTickets Sold
1 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith 5/19/2005 20th Century Fox PG-13 $380,270,577 59,324,582
2 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 11/18/2005 Warner Bros. PG-13 $275,132,632 42,922,407
3 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 12/9/2005 Walt Disney PG $217,677,877 33,959,107
4 Madagascar 5/27/2005 Dreamworks SKG PG $193,595,521 30,202,109
5 King Kong 12/14/2005 Universal PG-13 $168,505,310 26,287,879
6 Chicken Little 11/4/2005 Walt Disney G $131,944,653 20,584,189
7 Robots 3/11/2005 20th Century Fox PG $128,200,012 20,000,001
8 Sahara 4/8/2005 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $68,671,925 10,713,248
9 Sky High 7/29/2005 Walt Disney PG $63,939,454 9,974,953
10 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit 10/7/2005 Dreamworks SKG G $56,019,476 8,739,387
11 The Corpse Bride 9/16/2005 Warner Bros. PG $53,359,111 8,324,354
12 Kingdom of Heaven 5/6/2005 20th Century Fox R $47,398,413 7,394,448
13 The Legend of Zorro 10/28/2005 Sony Pictures PG $45,575,336 7,110,036
14 The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D 6/10/2005 Miramax/Dimension PG $39,177,684 6,111,963
15 The Brothers Grimm 8/26/2005 Miramax/Dimension PG-13 $37,899,638 5,912,580
16 Zathura 11/11/2005 Sony Pictures PG $28,045,540 4,375,279
17 Valiant 8/19/2005 Walt Disney G $19,478,106 3,038,706
18 Into the Blue 9/30/2005 Sony Pictures PG-13 $18,782,227 2,930,144
19 Ocean's Twelve 12/10/2004 Warner Bros. PG-13 $18,525,290 2,890,060
20 National Treasure 11/19/2004 Walt Disney PG $18,482,697 2,883,416
21 Pooh's Heffalump Movie 2/11/2005 Walt Disney G $18,098,433 2,823,468
22 The Incredibles 11/5/2004 Walt Disney PG $9,784,088 1,526,378
23 The Polar Express 11/10/2004 Warner Bros. G $7,640,686 1,191,994
24 Hauru no ugoku shiro 6/10/2005 Walt Disney PG $4,710,455 734,860
25 Flight of the Phoenix 12/17/2004 20th Century Fox PG-13 $4,288,938 669,101
26 SpongeBob SquarePants: The Movie 11/19/2004 Paramount Pictures PG $3,516,534 548,601
27 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous 10/23/1998 IMAX Films Not Rated $2,697,461 420,820
28 Haunted Castle 3/2/2001 nWave Pictures PG $2,205,203 344,025
29 Bunty Aur Babli 5/27/2005 Yash Raj Films Not Rated $932,509 145,477
30 Duma 9/30/2005 Warner Bros. PG $870,067 135,735
31 Shark Tale 10/1/2004 Dreamworks SKG PG $649,978 101,400
32 Alexander 11/24/2004 Warner Bros. R $296,887 46,316
33 Alien Adventure 4/14/2000 nWave Pictures Not Rated $265,765 41,460
34 The New World 12/25/2005 New Line PG-13 $156,471 24,410
35 Young Black Stallion 12/25/2003 Walt Disney G $136,972 21,368
36 The Warrior 7/15/2005 Miramax R $48,160 7,513
37 Santa vs. The Snowman 11/6/2002 IMAX Films Not Rated $38,124 5,947
Total Gross of All Movies$2,067,018,210
Total Tickets Sold322,467,721

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.