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Box Office Performance for Adventure Movies in 2016

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RankMovieRelease
Date
Theatrical
Distributor
MPAA
Rating
2016 GrossTickets Sold
1 Finding Dory 6/17/2016 Walt Disney PG $486,295,561 56,219,140
2 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 12/16/2016 Walt Disney PG-13 $424,987,707 49,131,526
3 The Secret Life of Pets 7/8/2016 Universal PG $368,384,330 42,587,783
4 The Jungle Book 4/15/2016 Walt Disney PG $364,001,123 42,081,054
5 Zootopia 3/4/2016 Walt Disney PG $341,268,248 39,452,976
6 Doctor Strange 11/4/2016 Walt Disney PG-13 $230,107,790 26,602,056
7 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 11/18/2016 Warner Bros. PG-13 $224,125,258 25,910,434
8 Moana 11/23/2016 Walt Disney PG $210,046,114 24,282,787
9 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens 12/18/2015 Walt Disney PG-13 $194,453,283 22,480,148
10 The Revenant 12/25/2015 20th Century Fox R $182,317,546 21,077,172
11 Sing 12/21/2016 Universal PG $166,497,820 19,248,302
12 Star Trek Beyond 7/22/2016 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $158,848,340 18,363,969
13 Trolls 11/4/2016 20th Century Fox PG $150,336,645 17,379,958
14 Kung Fu Panda 3 1/29/2016 20th Century Fox PG $143,528,619 16,592,903
15 The Legend of Tarzan 7/1/2016 Warner Bros. PG-13 $126,643,061 14,640,816
16 The Angry Birds Movie 5/20/2016 Sony Pictures PG $107,509,366 12,428,828
17 Sausage Party 8/12/2016 Sony Pictures R $97,670,358 11,291,370
18 Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 9/30/2016 20th Century Fox PG-13 $86,973,287 10,054,715
19 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows 6/3/2016 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $82,051,601 9,485,734
20 Alice Through the Looking Glass 5/27/2016 Walt Disney PG $77,042,381 8,906,633
21 Pete’s Dragon 8/12/2016 Walt Disney PG $76,233,151 8,813,081
22 Storks 9/23/2016 Warner Bros. PG $72,460,549 8,376,942
23 Ice Age: Collision Course 7/22/2016 20th Century Fox PG $64,063,008 7,406,128
24 The BFG 7/1/2016 Walt Disney PG $55,483,770 6,414,308
25 Kubo and the Two Strings 8/19/2016 Focus Features PG $48,023,088 5,551,802
26 Gods of Egypt 2/26/2016 Lionsgate PG-13 $31,153,464 3,601,556
27 Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life 10/7/2016 Lionsgate PG $20,007,149 2,312,965
28 Nine Lives 8/5/2016 EuropaCorp PG $19,700,032 2,277,460
29 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip 12/18/2015 20th Century Fox PG $18,240,037 2,108,674
30 Norm of the North 1/15/2016 Lionsgate PG $17,062,499 1,972,543
31 Ratchet and Clank 4/29/2016 Focus Features PG $8,813,410 1,018,891
32 The Good Dinosaur 11/25/2015 Walt Disney PG $8,320,188 961,871
33 Robinson Crusoe 9/9/2016 Lionsgate PG $8,005,586 925,501
34 Anomalisa 12/30/2015 Paramount Pictures R $3,548,654 410,249
35 The Harry Potter IMAX Marathon 10/14/2016 Warner Bros. Not Rated $1,729,226 199,910
36 The Peanuts Movie 11/6/2015 20th Century Fox G $1,415,353 163,624
37 The Little Prince 7/29/2015 PG $1,311,213 151,585
38 In the Heart of the Sea 12/11/2015 Warner Bros. PG-13 $1,270,588 146,888
39 Hotel Transylvania 2 9/25/2015 Sony Pictures PG $925,766 107,024
40 Chaar Sahibzaade 2: Rise of Banda Singh Bahadur 11/11/2016 Not Rated $700,723 81,008
41 Bakemono no ko 11/25/2015 PG-13 $490,643 56,721
42 Himalaya 12/18/2015 CJ Entertainment Not Rated $439,816 50,845
43 Avril et le monde truqué 3/25/2016 GKIDS PG $295,488 34,160
44 Final Fantasy XV: Kingsglaive 8/19/2016 Stage 6 Films PG-13 $269,980 31,211
45 Kicks 9/9/2016 Focus World R $150,191 17,363
46 The Ghouls 12/18/2015 China Lion Film Distribution Not Rated $121,914 14,094
47 Theeb 11/6/2015 Film Movement Not Rated $118,320 13,678
48 O Menino e o Mundo 12/11/2015 GKIDS PG $111,899 12,936
49 Against the Wild: Survive the Serengeti 2/26/2016 Anchor Bay Entertainment PG $107,953 12,480
50 Yellow Day 9/19/2014 Self Distributed PG $107,325 12,407
51 Phantom Boy 7/15/2016 GKIDS PG $34,361 3,972
52 Zhuo yao ji 7/16/2015 Not Rated $32,766 3,787
53 Band of Robbers 1/15/2016 Gravitas Ventures Not Rated $20,555 2,376
54 Pan 10/9/2015 Warner Bros. PG $6,679 772
Total Gross of All Movies$4,683,863,782
Total Tickets Sold541,487,116

Note: This chart ranks movies by the amount they earned during 2016. It includes movies released in previous years that earned money during 2016. 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.

Inflation-adjusted figures are based ticket sale estimates, and may not be precise due to rounding errors.

Our Theatrical Market pages are based on the Domestic Theatrical Market performance only. The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

The yearly amounts on our Theatrical Market pages are based on box office years. Each box office year starts on the first Monday of the year, so the previous year ends on the Sunday before the first Monday. For example, the "2017 box office year" started on January 2, 2017 so the "2016 box office year" ended on Sunday, January 1, 2017.

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