Box Office Performance for Adventure Movies in 2010

Summary for all Years
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RankMovieRelease
Date
Theatrical
Distributor
MPAA
Rating
2010 GrossTickets Sold
1 Toy Story 3 6/18/2010 Walt Disney G $415,004,880 52,598,844
2 Alice in Wonderland 3/5/2010 Walt Disney PG $334,191,110 42,356,287
3 Iron Man 2 5/7/2010 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $312,128,345 39,559,993
4 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I 11/19/2010 Warner Bros. PG-13 $285,308,372 36,160,756
5 Shrek Forever After 5/21/2010 Paramount Pictures PG $238,395,990 30,214,954
6 How to Train Your Dragon 3/26/2010 Paramount Pictures PG $217,581,231 27,576,835
7 The Karate Kid 6/11/2010 Sony Pictures PG $176,591,618 22,381,700
8 Tangled 11/24/2010 Walt Disney PG $170,668,398 21,630,975
9 Megamind 11/5/2010 Paramount Pictures PG $144,399,512 18,301,585
10 Tron: Legacy 12/17/2010 Walt Disney PG $138,122,418 17,506,009
11 The Last Airbender 7/1/2010 Paramount Pictures PG $131,601,062 16,679,475
12 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader 12/10/2010 20th Century Fox PG $89,930,793 11,398,072
13 Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief 2/12/2010 20th Century Fox PG $88,768,303 11,250,735
14 Sherlock Holmes 12/25/2009 Warner Bros. PG-13 $70,313,242 8,911,691
15 Yogi Bear 3D 12/17/2010 Warner Bros. PG $68,795,521 8,719,330
16 The Sorcerer's Apprentice 7/14/2010 Walt Disney PG $63,150,991 8,003,927
17 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole 3D 9/24/2010 Warner Bros. PG $55,582,394 7,044,663
18 Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang 8/20/2010 Universal PG $29,011,215 3,676,960
19 Alpha and Omega 3D 9/17/2010 Lionsgate PG $25,107,267 3,182,163
20 The Princess and the Frog 12/11/2009 Walt Disney G $18,541,560 2,350,007
21 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus 12/25/2009 Sony Pictures Classics PG-13 $6,659,786 844,079
22 Planet 51 11/20/2009 Sony Pictures PG $2,623,491 332,508
23 The Fantastic Mr. Fox 11/13/2009 20th Century Fox PG $1,879,730 238,242
24 The Secret of Kells 3/5/2010 GKIDS Not Rated $690,290 87,489
25 The Polar Express 11/10/2004 Warner Bros. G $672,796 85,272
26 Where the Wild Things Are 10/16/2009 Warner Bros. PG $666,976 84,534
27 L'illusionniste 12/25/2010 Sony Pictures Classics PG $145,422 18,431
28 Astro Boy 10/23/2009 Summit Entertainment PG $118,708 15,045
29 Terkel i knibe 10/15/2010 Not Rated $30,042 3,807
30 Sama Wozu 12/24/2010 GKIDS PG-13 $19,484 2,469
Total Gross of All Movies$3,086,700,947
Total Tickets Sold391,216,837

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.