Box Office Performance for Universal in 2012

Summary for all Years
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RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
2012 GrossTickets Sold
1 Ted 6/29/2012 Comedy R $218,665,740 27,470,570
2 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax 3/2/2012 Adventure PG $214,030,500 26,888,253
3 Snow White and the Huntsman 6/1/2012 Adventure PG-13 $155,136,755 19,489,542
4 Safe House 2/10/2012 Thriller/Suspense R $126,181,630 15,851,963
5 The Bourne Legacy 8/10/2012 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $113,203,870 14,221,591
6 Les Miserables 12/25/2012 Musical PG-13 $87,487,480 10,990,889
7 Contraband 1/13/2012 Action R $66,528,000 8,357,788
8 Battleship 5/18/2012 Action PG-13 $65,233,400 8,195,150
9 Pitch Perfect 10/5/2012 Comedy PG-13 $64,527,103 8,106,419
10 American Reunion 4/6/2012 Comedy R $56,758,835 7,130,506
11 Savages 7/6/2012 Thriller/Suspense R $47,323,100 5,945,113
12 This is 40 12/21/2012 Comedy R $45,901,845 5,766,563
13 The Five-Year Engagement 4/27/2012 Romantic Comedy R $28,700,285 3,605,563
14 Big Miracle 2/3/2012 Drama PG $20,157,300 2,532,324
15 Wanderlust 2/24/2012 Comedy R $17,288,155 2,171,878
16 The Man with the Iron Fists 11/2/2012 Action R $15,634,090 1,964,081
17 Tower Heist 11/4/2011 Comedy PG-13 $1,152,000 144,723
Total Gross of All Movies$1,343,910,088
Total Tickets Sold168,832,916

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2012. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2012. 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.