Box Office Performance for Action Movies in 2010

Summary for all Years
← Previous YearNext Year →
RankMovieRelease
Date
Theatrical
Distributor
MPAA
Rating
2010 GrossTickets Sold
1 Avatar 12/18/2009 20th Century Fox PG-13 $408,392,727 51,760,801
2 Clash of the Titans 4/1/2010 Warner Bros. PG-13 $163,214,888 20,686,297
3 Robin Hood 5/14/2010 Universal PG-13 $105,269,730 13,342,171
4 The Expendables 8/13/2010 Lionsgate R $103,068,524 13,063,184
5 The Book of Eli 1/15/2010 Warner Bros. R $94,835,059 12,019,652
6 Prince of Persia: Sands of Time 5/28/2010 Walt Disney PG-13 $90,759,676 11,503,127
7 Red 10/15/2010 Summit Entertainment PG-13 $89,642,945 11,361,589
8 Unstoppable 11/12/2010 20th Century Fox PG-13 $79,680,463 10,098,917
9 The A-Team 6/11/2010 20th Century Fox PG-13 $77,222,099 9,787,338
10 Knight and Day 6/23/2010 20th Century Fox PG-13 $76,423,035 9,686,062
11 Predators 7/9/2010 20th Century Fox R $52,000,688 6,590,708
12 Killers 6/4/2010 Lionsgate PG-13 $47,059,963 5,964,507
13 Machete 9/3/2010 20th Century Fox R $26,593,646 3,370,550
14 The Losers 4/23/2010 Warner Bros. PG-13 $23,591,432 2,990,042
15 Faster 11/24/2010 CBS Films R $22,889,601 2,901,090
16 Repo Men 3/19/2010 Universal R $13,794,835 1,748,394
17 Jonah Hex 6/18/2010 Warner Bros. PG-13 $10,547,117 1,336,770
18 2012 11/13/2009 Sony Pictures PG-13 $2,670,038 338,407
19 Ninja Assassin 11/25/2009 Warner Bros. R $630,109 79,861
20 The Boondock Saints 2: All Saints Day 10/30/2009 Apparition R $315,233 39,953
21 Iron Man 5/2/2008 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $192,025 24,337
22 Joheunnom nabbeunnom isanghannom 4/23/2010 R $128,486 16,284
23 Centurion 8/27/2010 Magnolia Pictures R $123,570 15,661
24 Red Cliff 11/20/2009 Magnolia Pictures R $100,206 12,700
25 Bitch Slap 1/8/2010 Freestyle Releasing R $17,365 2,200
Total Gross of All Movies$1,489,163,460
Total Tickets Sold188,740,602

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2010. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2010. 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.