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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 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 7/15/2005 Warner Bros. PG $206,459,076 32,208,904
5 Madagascar 5/27/2005 Dreamworks SKG PG $193,595,521 30,202,109
6 King Kong 12/14/2005 Universal PG-13 $168,505,310 26,287,879
7 Chicken Little 11/4/2005 Walt Disney G $131,944,653 20,584,189
8 Robots 3/11/2005 20th Century Fox PG $128,200,012 20,000,001
9 Sahara 4/8/2005 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $68,671,925 10,713,248
10 Herbie: Fully Loaded 6/22/2005 Walt Disney G $66,010,682 10,298,078
11 Sky High 7/29/2005 Walt Disney PG $63,939,454 9,974,953
12 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit 10/7/2005 Dreamworks SKG G $56,019,476 8,739,387
13 The Corpse Bride 9/16/2005 Warner Bros. PG $53,359,111 8,324,354
14 The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy 4/29/2005 Walt Disney PG $51,019,112 7,959,299
15 Cheaper by the Dozen 2 12/21/2005 20th Century Fox PG $50,313,031 7,849,146
16 Racing Stripes 1/14/2005 Warner Bros. PG $49,772,522 7,764,824
17 Kingdom of Heaven 5/6/2005 20th Century Fox R $47,398,413 7,394,448
18 The Legend of Zorro 10/28/2005 Sony Pictures PG $45,575,336 7,110,036
19 The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D 6/10/2005 Miramax/Dimension PG $39,177,684 6,111,963
20 The Brothers Grimm 8/26/2005 Miramax/Dimension PG-13 $37,899,638 5,912,580
21 Zathura 11/11/2005 Sony Pictures PG $28,045,540 4,375,279
22 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events 12/17/2004 Paramount Pictures PG $24,010,372 3,745,767
23 Valiant 8/19/2005 Walt Disney G $19,478,106 3,038,706
24 Into the Blue 9/30/2005 Sony Pictures PG-13 $18,782,227 2,930,144
25 Ocean's Twelve 12/10/2004 Warner Bros. PG-13 $18,525,290 2,890,060
26 National Treasure 11/19/2004 Walt Disney PG $18,482,697 2,883,416
27 Pooh's Heffalump Movie 2/11/2005 Walt Disney G $18,098,433 2,823,468
28 Son of the Mask 2/18/2005 New Line PG $17,018,422 2,654,980
29 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (IMAX) 7/15/2005 Warner Bros. PG $14,000,000 2,184,087
30 The Incredibles 11/5/2004 Walt Disney PG $9,784,088 1,526,378
31 The Polar Express 11/10/2004 Warner Bros. G $7,640,686 1,191,994
32 Hauru no ugoku shiro 6/10/2005 Walt Disney PG $4,710,455 734,860
33 Flight of the Phoenix 12/17/2004 20th Century Fox PG-13 $4,288,938 669,101
34 SpongeBob SquarePants: The Movie 11/19/2004 Paramount Pictures PG $3,516,534 548,601
35 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous 10/23/1998 IMAX Films Not Rated $2,697,461 420,820
36 Haunted Castle 3/2/2001 nWave Pictures PG $2,205,203 344,025
37 Bunty Aur Babli 5/27/2005 Yash Raj Films Not Rated $932,509 145,477
38 Duma 9/30/2005 Warner Bros. PG $870,067 135,735
39 Shark Tale 10/1/2004 Dreamworks SKG PG $649,978 101,400
40 Alexander 11/24/2004 Warner Bros. R $296,887 46,316
41 Alien Adventure 4/14/2000 nWave Pictures Not Rated $265,765 41,460
42 The New World 12/25/2005 New Line PG-13 $156,471 24,410
43 Young Black Stallion 12/25/2003 Walt Disney G $136,972 21,368
44 The Warrior 7/15/2005 Miramax R $48,160 7,513
45 Santa vs. The Snowman 11/6/2002 IMAX Films Not Rated $38,124 5,947
Total Gross of All Movies$2,545,621,427
Total Tickets Sold397,132,806

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.

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

Our Theatrical Market pages are based on the Domestic Theatrical Market performance only. The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

The yearly amounts on our Theatrical Market pages are based on box office years. Each box office year starts on the first Monday of the year, so the previous year ends on the Sunday before the first Monday. For example, the "2017 box office year" started on January 2, 2017 so the "2016 box office year" ended on Sunday, January 1, 2017.

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