Box Office Performance for Science Fiction Movies in 2013

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RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
2013 GrossTickets Sold
1 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 11/22/2013 Adventure PG-13 $400,088,390 49,030,439
2 Star Trek Into Darkness 5/16/2013 Adventure PG-13 $228,778,661 28,036,600
3 World War Z 6/21/2013 Action PG-13 $202,359,711 24,798,984
4 Pacific Rim 7/12/2013 Action PG-13 $101,802,906 12,475,846
5 This is the End 6/12/2013 Comedy R $101,470,202 12,435,073
6 Elysium 8/9/2013 Action R $93,050,117 11,403,200
7 Oblivion 4/19/2013 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $89,107,235 10,920,004
8 The Purge 6/7/2013 Thriller/Suspense R $64,473,115 7,901,117
9 Ender's Game 11/1/2013 Adventure PG-13 $61,436,312 7,528,959
10 After Earth 5/31/2013 Action PG-13 $60,522,097 7,416,923
11 Jurassic Park 4/5/2013 Action PG-13 $45,385,935 5,562,001
12 Riddick 9/6/2013 Action R $42,025,135 5,150,139
13 R.I.P.D. 7/19/2013 Action PG-13 $33,618,855 4,119,957
14 Side Effects 2/8/2013 Thriller/Suspense R $32,172,757 3,942,739
15 The Host 3/29/2013 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $26,623,701 3,262,708
16 The World's End 8/23/2013 Comedy R $26,004,851 3,186,868
17 About Time 11/1/2013 Romantic Comedy R $15,323,921 1,877,931
18 Her 1/10/2014 Drama R $2,264,976 277,570
19 Metropolis 10/7/2011 Action Not Rated $529,603 67,123
20 John Dies at the End 1/25/2013 Black Comedy R $141,951 17,395
21 Europa Report 8/2/2013 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $125,687 15,402
22 Holy Motors 10/17/2012 Drama Not Rated $105,850 12,971
23 Upside Down 3/15/2013 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $102,118 12,514
24 It's a Disaster 4/12/2013 Comedy R $60,818 7,453
25 How I Live Now 11/8/2013 Drama R $60,360 7,397
26 The Last Days on Mars 12/6/2013 Thriller/Suspense R $22,871 2,802
27 Robot & Frank 8/17/2012 Drama PG-13 $19,040 2,333
28 The History of Future Folk 5/31/2013 Comedy Not Rated $17,646 2,162
29 Midget Zombie Takeover 2/8/2013 Comedy Not Rated $10,604 1,299
30 Hello Herman 6/7/2013 Drama Not Rated $8,437 1,033
31 Mr. Nobody 11/1/2013 Drama R $3,622 443
32 Last Flight of the Champion 8/30/2013 Comedy PG $2,597 318
33 The Ghastly Love of Johnny X 10/26/2012 Comedy Not Rated $2,436 298
34 Implanted 8/9/2013 Drama Not Rated $2,210 270
35 Detention of the Dead 6/28/2013 Comedy Not Rated $1,778 217
36 Storage 24 1/11/2013 Horror R $72 8
37 Looper 9/28/2012 Action R $0 0
Total Gross of All Movies$1,627,726,577
Total Tickets Sold199,478,496

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2013. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2013. 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.