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Box Office Performance for Original Screenplay Movies in 2011

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RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
2011 GrossTickets Sold
1 The Hangover Part II 5/26/2011 Comedy R $254,464,305 32,088,815
2 Cars 2 6/24/2011 Adventure G $191,450,875 24,142,607
3 Bridesmaids 5/13/2011 Comedy R $169,106,725 21,324,933
4 Kung Fu Panda 2 5/26/2011 Adventure PG $165,249,063 20,838,469
5 Rio 4/15/2011 Adventure G $143,619,809 18,110,946
6 Super 8 6/10/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $127,004,179 16,015,659
7 Rango 3/4/2011 Adventure PG $123,257,581 15,543,200
8 Horrible Bosses 7/8/2011 Comedy R $117,538,559 14,822,012
9 The King’s Speech 12/25/2010 Drama PG-13 $112,315,191 14,163,327
10 The Lion King 6/15/1994 Adventure G $109,949,980 13,865,066
11 Paranormal Activity 3 10/21/2011 Horror R $103,993,239 13,113,901
12 Just Go With It 2/11/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $103,028,109 12,992,195
13 Bad Teacher 6/24/2011 Comedy R $100,292,856 12,647,270
14 Crazy, Stupid, Love 7/29/2011 Comedy PG-13 $84,351,197 10,636,973
15 Battle: Los Angeles 3/11/2011 Action PG-13 $83,552,429 10,536,245
16 Zookeeper 7/8/2011 Romantic Comedy PG $80,360,866 10,133,778
17 Tower Heist 11/4/2011 Comedy PG-13 $76,894,570 9,696,667
18 Contagion 9/9/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $75,658,097 9,540,743
19 Jack and Jill 11/11/2011 Comedy PG $71,813,086 9,055,874
20 No Strings Attached 1/21/2011 Romantic Comedy R $70,662,220 8,910,746
21 Unknown 2/18/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $63,686,397 8,031,071
22 Happy Feet Two 11/18/2011 Adventure PG $61,129,609 7,708,651
23 Midnight in Paris 5/20/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $56,391,948 7,111,216
24 Friends with Benefits 7/22/2011 Romantic Comedy R $55,802,754 7,036,917
25 Source Code 4/1/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $54,712,227 6,899,398
26 Insidious 4/1/2011 Horror R $54,009,150 6,810,737
27 Black Swan 12/3/2010 Thriller/Suspense R $53,849,185 6,790,565
28 New Year's Eve 12/9/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $48,760,797 6,148,902
29 The Dilemma 1/14/2011 Comedy PG-13 $48,475,290 6,112,899
30 Arthur Christmas 11/23/2011 Adventure PG $46,337,847 5,843,360
31 Hall Pass 2/25/2011 Comedy R $45,060,734 5,682,311
32 Final Destination 5 8/12/2011 Horror R $42,587,643 5,370,446
33 Hanna 4/8/2011 Drama PG-13 $40,259,119 5,076,811
34 Spy Kids: All the Time in the World 8/19/2011 Adventure PG $38,536,376 4,859,568
35 Little Fockers 12/22/2010 Comedy PG-13 $38,238,085 4,821,952
36 Scream 4 4/15/2011 Horror R $38,180,928 4,814,745
37 Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son 2/18/2011 Comedy PG-13 $37,915,414 4,781,262
38 Paul 3/18/2011 Comedy R $37,412,945 4,717,899
39 The Roommate 2/4/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $37,300,107 4,703,670
40 Jumping the Broom 5/6/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $37,295,394 4,703,076
41 In Time 10/28/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $37,122,961 4,681,331
42 The Change-Up 8/5/2011 Comedy R $37,081,475 4,676,100
43 30 Minutes or Less 8/12/2011 Comedy R $37,053,924 4,672,625
44 Colombiana 8/26/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $36,665,854 4,623,689
45 Sucker Punch 3/25/2011 Action R $36,392,502 4,589,218
46 Larry Crowne 7/1/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $35,608,245 4,490,320
47 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas 11/4/2011 Comedy R $34,977,776 4,410,816
48 Courageous 9/30/2011 Drama PG-13 $34,152,848 4,306,790
49 Tron: Legacy 12/17/2010 Adventure PG $33,940,345 4,279,993
50 Abduction 9/23/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $28,087,155 3,541,885
51 Beastly 3/4/2011 Drama PG-13 $27,865,571 3,513,943
52 The Sitter 12/9/2011 Comedy R $27,568,145 3,476,436
53 Season of the Witch 1/7/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $24,827,228 3,130,797
54 Our Idiot Brother 8/26/2011 Comedy R $24,814,830 3,129,234
55 Your Highness 4/8/2011 Comedy R $21,596,445 2,723,385
56 Dream House 9/30/2011 Horror PG-13 $21,302,340 2,686,297
57 Country Strong 12/22/2010 Drama PG-13 $20,081,632 2,532,362
58 Shark Night 3D 9/2/2011 Horror PG-13 $18,877,153 2,380,473
59 Apollo 18 9/2/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $17,686,929 2,230,381
60 The Darkest Hour 12/25/2011 Action PG-13 $15,566,289 1,962,962
61 What's Your Number? 9/30/2011 Romantic Comedy R $14,011,084 1,766,845
62 Warrior 9/9/2011 Drama PG-13 $13,657,115 1,722,208
63 Young Adult 12/9/2011 Comedy R $13,466,504 1,698,172
64 The Tree of Life 5/27/2011 Drama PG-13 $13,305,665 1,677,889
65 Drive Angry 2/25/2011 Action R $10,721,033 1,351,958
66 The Tourist 12/10/2010 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $10,239,787 1,291,272
67 Win Win 3/18/2011 Drama R $10,179,275 1,283,641
68 Prom 4/29/2011 Comedy PG $10,130,219 1,277,455
69 Blue Valentine 12/29/2010 Drama R $9,297,647 1,172,464
70 Johnny English Reborn 10/21/2011 Comedy PG $8,305,970 1,047,411
71 Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain 9/9/2011 Concert/Performance R $7,706,436 971,807
72 Take Me Home Tonight 3/4/2011 Comedy R $6,928,068 873,652
73 Cedar Rapids 2/11/2011 Comedy R $6,861,102 865,208
74 The Artist 11/25/2011 Drama PG-13 $5,977,501 753,783
75 Beginners 6/3/2011 Drama R $5,790,894 730,251
76 The Guard 7/29/2011 Comedy R $5,338,155 673,159
77 Margin Call 10/21/2011 Drama R $5,269,498 664,501
78 Biutiful 1/28/2011 Drama R $5,020,468 633,098
79 Anonymous 10/28/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $4,463,292 562,836
80 The Company Men 1/21/2011 Drama R $4,444,612 560,480
81 Megamind 11/5/2010 Adventure PG $4,016,341 506,474
82 Starbuck 7/29/2011 Comedy R $3,450,087 435,067
83 Don 2 12/22/2011 Action Not Rated $3,415,531 430,710
84 Like Crazy 10/28/2011 Drama PG-13 $3,380,772 426,326
85 Le sens de l'humour 7/6/2011 Comedy Not Rated $3,179,193 400,907
86 Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara 7/15/2011 Drama Not Rated $3,103,656 391,381
87 Another Year 12/29/2010 Drama PG-13 $2,989,252 376,954
88 Martha Marcy May Marlene 10/21/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $2,919,048 368,101
89 Melancholia 11/11/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $2,588,758 326,451
90 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star 9/9/2011 Comedy R $2,529,395 318,965
91 Ra. One 10/26/2011 Action Not Rated $2,509,150 316,412
92 Shame 12/2/2011 Drama NC-17 $2,156,610 271,955
93 L'illusionniste 12/25/2010 Adventure PG $2,086,052 263,058
94 The Trip 6/10/2011 Comedy Not Rated $2,016,345 254,267
95 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore 7/30/2010 Comedy PG $1,953,539 246,348
96 A Better Life 6/24/2011 Drama PG-13 $1,759,252 221,847
97 Take Shelter 9/30/2011 Drama R $1,679,606 211,804
98 Cafe de flore 9/2/2011 Drama Not Rated $1,574,881 198,597
99 Delhi Belly 7/1/2011 Comedy Not Rated $1,532,594 193,265
100 La doppia ora 4/15/2011 Thriller/Suspense Not Rated $1,514,942 191,039
101 Breakaway 9/30/2011 Comedy PG-13 $1,481,735 186,851
102 Burlesque 11/24/2010 Drama PG-13 $1,457,057 183,739
103 The Art of Getting By 6/17/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $1,430,241 180,358
104 Salvando al Soldado Perez 9/2/2011 Action PG-13 $1,400,726 176,636
105 Copie conforme 3/11/2011 Drama Not Rated $1,340,615 169,056
106 Another Earth 7/22/2011 Drama PG-13 $1,321,194 166,607
107 Somewhere 12/22/2010 Drama R $1,284,974 162,039
108 Due Date 11/5/2010 Comedy R $1,141,815 143,986
109 The Heart Specialist 1/14/2011 Romantic Comedy R $1,103,037 139,096
110 Desi Boyz 11/25/2011 Comedy Not Rated $1,066,167 134,447
111 Red State 3/5/2011 Horror R $1,065,429 134,354
112 Attack the Block 7/29/2011 Action R $1,024,175 129,151
113 Haevnen 4/1/2011 Drama R $1,008,098 127,124
114 Meek's Cutoff 4/8/2011 Drama PG $977,772 123,300
115 The Beaver 5/6/2011 Comedy PG-13 $970,816 122,423
116 A bout portant 7/29/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $708,215 89,308
117 Terri 7/1/2011 Comedy R $655,802 82,698
118 The Future 7/29/2011 Drama R $568,662 71,710
119 Dum Maaro Dum 4/22/2011 Drama R $564,489 71,183
120 Le nom des gens 6/24/2011 Comedy R $514,237 64,847
121 Bride Flight 6/10/2011 Drama R $501,360 63,223
122 Circumstance 8/26/2011 Drama R $454,121 57,266
123 Life as We Know It 10/8/2010 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $393,239 49,588
124 Hesher 5/13/2011 Drama R $382,946 48,290
125 MOOZ-lum 2/11/2011 Drama PG-13 $362,239 45,679
126 Faster 11/24/2010 Action R $350,419 44,189
127 Creature 9/9/2011 Horror R $327,000 41,235
128 Super 4/1/2011 Black Comedy PG-13 $324,138 40,874
129 Munger Road 9/30/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $266,688 33,630
130 How Do You Know? 12/17/2010 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $255,832 32,261
131 Trolljegeren 6/10/2011 Horror PG $253,444 31,960
132 Despicable Me 7/9/2010 Comedy PG $247,720 31,238
133 All Good Things 12/3/2010 Drama R $244,059 30,776
134 Tucker & Dale vs. Evil 9/30/2011 Black Comedy R $223,838 28,226
135 Morning Glory 11/10/2010 Comedy PG-13 $223,769 28,218
136 Happythankyoumoreplease 3/4/2011 Romantic Comedy R $216,110 27,252
137 Blackthorn 10/7/2011 Adventure R $188,717 23,797
138 Go For It! 5/13/2011 Drama PG-13 $180,237 22,728
139 Bellflower 8/5/2011 Action R $168,226 21,213
140 The Last Godfather 4/1/2011 Comedy PG-13 $164,247 20,712
141 A Good Old Fashioned Orgy 9/2/2011 Comedy R $154,604 19,496
142 Decisions 5/13/2011 Drama R $153,280 19,329
143 October Baby 3/23/2012 Drama PG-13 $151,952 19,161
144 Gun Hill Road 8/5/2011 Drama R $148,994 18,788
145 Pariah 12/28/2011 Drama R $123,439 15,566
146 Trust 4/1/2011 Drama R $120,016 15,134
147 35 and Ticking 5/20/2011 Romantic Comedy R $113,804 14,351
148 Jodaeiye Nader az Simin 12/30/2011 Drama PG-13 $105,408 13,292
149 Henry's Crime 4/8/2011 Comedy R $102,541 12,930
150 Rubber 4/1/2011 Multiple Genres R $100,370 12,656
151 The Double 10/28/2011 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $99,612 12,561
152 A Little Help 7/22/2011 Comedy R $96,868 12,215
153 Evil Bong 3 The Wrath Of Bong! 4/9/2011 Comedy R $91,260 11,508
154 The Warrior's Way 12/3/2010 Western R $91,016 11,477
155 Inkubus 10/28/2011 Horror R $81,600 10,290
156 Beautiful Boy 6/3/2011 Drama R $77,247 9,741
157 Puncture 9/23/2011 Drama R $67,071 8,457
158 Shaolin 9/9/2011 Action R $66,099 8,335
159 Snowmen 10/21/2011 Drama PG $66,000 8,322
160 Paranormal Activity 2 10/22/2010 Horror R $63,883 8,055
161 Viva Riva! 6/10/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $61,759 7,788
162 Four Lions 11/5/2010 Black Comedy R $61,298 7,729
163 Queen of the Lot 11/19/2010 Drama R $60,319 7,606
164 In The Land of Blood and Honey 12/23/2011 Drama R $58,392 7,363
165 Dirty Girl 10/7/2011 Drama R $53,630 6,762
166 Jing mo fung wan: Chen Zhen 4/22/2011 Action R $50,433 6,359
167 The Perfect Host 7/1/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $48,764 6,149
168 Lebanon, PA 4/29/2011 Drama PG-13 $48,381 6,101
169 Margaret 9/30/2011 Drama R $47,185 5,950
170 Every Day 1/14/2011 Drama R $46,029 5,804
171 Texas Killing Fields 10/14/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $45,470 5,733
172 Sykt lykkelig 9/16/2011 Drama R $45,154 5,694
173 Contracorriente 9/17/2010 Drama Not Rated $44,462 5,606
174 Choejongbyungki Hwal 10/14/2011 Action R $40,685 5,130
175 The Last Circus 8/19/2011 Black Comedy R $40,548 5,113
176 3 Backyards 3/11/2011 Drama R $39,475 4,977
177 When Harry Tries to Marry 4/22/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $38,261 4,824
178 11-11-11 11/11/2011 Horror PG-13 $38,100 4,804
179 Love in Space 9/9/2011 Romantic Comedy PG $33,976 4,284
180 Autoreiji 12/2/2011 Drama R $31,596 3,984
181 Small Town Murder Songs 5/27/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $31,133 3,925
182 White Irish Drinkers 3/25/2011 Drama R $31,056 3,916
183 The Son of No One 11/4/2011 Drama R $30,680 3,868
184 Salvation Boulevard 7/15/2011 Comedy R $28,468 3,589
185 Bay Rong 3/11/2011 Action R $27,052 3,411
186 Animal Kingdom 8/13/2010 Drama R $26,915 3,394
187 Waiting for Forever 2/4/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $25,517 3,217
188 Cost of a Soul 5/20/2011 Drama R $25,365 3,198
189 Harvest 5/6/2011 Drama R $24,657 3,109
190 Immigration Tango 2/18/2011 Comedy R $24,554 3,096
191 After 8/8/2014 Drama R $24,545 3,095
192 Stake Land 4/22/2011 Horror R $22,970 2,896
193 Vanishing on Seventh Street 2/18/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $22,729 2,866
194 The Other Woman 2/4/2011 Comedy R $22,597 2,849
195 Black Death 3/11/2011 Horror R $22,554 2,844
196 Ceremony 4/8/2011 Romantic Comedy R $22,270 2,808
197 All's Faire in Love 10/28/2011 Romantic Comedy PG $22,180 2,796
198 Answers to Nothing 12/2/2011 Drama R $22,049 2,780
199 Griff the Invisible 8/19/2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $20,778 2,620
200 Bereavement 3/4/2011 Horror R $20,744 2,615
201 Brotherhood 2/18/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $19,722 2,487
202 Night Catches Us 12/3/2010 Drama R $19,408 2,447
203 Hereafter 10/22/2010 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $18,124 2,285
204 You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger 9/22/2010 Drama R $17,159 2,163
205 InSight 9/2/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $17,107 2,157
206 Mia et le Migou 3/25/2011 Adventure PG $16,975 2,140
207 Trespass 10/14/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $16,816 2,120
208 Ong Bak 3 1/14/2011 Action R $14,890 1,877
209 The Chaperone 2/18/2011 Comedy PG-13 $14,400 1,815
210 Sympathy for Delicious 4/29/2011 Comedy R $13,826 1,743
211 I'm Not Jesus Mommy 5/6/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $12,620 1,591
212 Elektra Luxx 3/11/2011 Comedy R $11,514 1,451
213 Peep World 3/25/2011 Comedy R $11,238 1,417
214 London Boulevard 11/11/2011 Drama R $10,484 1,322
215 Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale 12/3/2010 Comedy R $9,779 1,233
216 Another Happy Day 11/18/2011 Drama R $9,120 1,150
217 The Ward 7/8/2011 Horror R $7,760 978
218 The Ledge 7/8/2011 Drama R $7,140 900
219 Miss Minoes 12/23/2011 Adventure PG $7,128 898
220 Good Neighbors 7/29/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $7,072 891
221 Terkel i knibe 10/15/2010 Adventure Not Rated $6,584 830
222 That's What I Am 4/29/2011 Drama PG $6,400 807
223 I Melt with You 12/9/2011 Drama R $6,361 802
224 The Family Tree 8/26/2011 Black Comedy R $6,035 761
225 Wrecked 4/1/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $5,255 662
226 Tanner Hall 9/9/2011 Drama R $5,073 639
227 Fancypants 9/30/2011 Comedy PG-13 $4,227 533
228 Passion Play 5/6/2011 Drama R $3,669 462
229 Loosies 1/11/2012 Comedy PG-13 $3,519 444
230 Balls to the Wall 10/21/2011 Comedy R $3,140 395
231 Zokkomon 4/22/2011 Adventure PG $2,815 354
232 Restitution 10/28/2011 Thriller/Suspense R $2,664 335
233 Main Street 9/9/2011 Drama PG $2,560 322
234 Fading of the Cries 7/8/2011 Multiple Genres R $2,300 290
235 Red Hill 11/5/2010 Thriller/Suspense R $2,229 281
236 To Die is Hard 12/17/2010 Comedy Not Rated $1,938 244
237 Love, Wedding, Marriage 6/3/2011 Comedy PG-13 $1,925 242
238 Chalet Girl 10/14/2011 Romantic Comedy R $1,610 203
239 Inception 7/16/2010 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $0 0
240 Last Night 5/6/2011 Drama R $0 0
Total Gross of All Movies$4,123,895,846
Total Tickets Sold520,037,192

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2011. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2011. 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.