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Box Office History for Kids Fiction Movies

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

1995: 6% market share 1996: 12% market share 1997: 5% market share 1998: 8% market share 1999: 8% market share 2000: 14% market share 2001: 13% market share 2002: 15% market share 2003: 12% market share 2004: 15% market share 2005: 12% market share 2006: 15% market share 2007: 11% market share 2008: 7% market share 2009: 11% market share 2010: 15% market share 2011: 16% market share 2012: 12% market share 2013: 16% market share 2014: 10% market share 2015: 14% market share 2016: 11% market share
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Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2016, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Shrek 2 May 19, 2004 Adventure PG $436,471,036 $592,504,152
2 Finding Nemo May 30, 2003 Adventure G $380,529,370 $518,148,559
3 Toy Story 3 Jun 18, 2010 Adventure G $415,004,880 $443,408,255
4 Monsters, Inc. Nov 2, 2001 Adventure G $289,423,425 $416,073,179
5 Frozen Nov 22, 2013 Adventure PG $400,738,009 $414,997,174
6 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Nov 17, 2000 Comedy PG $260,044,825 $406,213,839
7 Toy Story 2 Nov 19, 1999 Adventure G $245,823,397 $404,402,670
8 Shrek May 18, 2001 Adventure PG $267,655,011 $398,645,183
9 Shrek the Third May 17, 2007 Adventure PG $321,012,359 $393,333,456
10 Despicable Me 2 Jul 3, 2013 Comedy PG $368,065,385 $381,646,568
11 Toy Story Nov 22, 1995 Adventure G $191,652,928 $370,131,913
12 Inside Out Jun 19, 2015 Adventure PG $356,461,711 $356,461,711
13 The Incredibles Nov 5, 2004 Adventure PG $261,441,092 $354,488,708
14 Minions Jul 10, 2015 Comedy PG $336,045,770 $336,045,770
15 Night at the Museum Dec 22, 2006 Comedy PG $250,863,268 $314,530,373
16 Cars Jun 9, 2006 Comedy G $244,082,982 $314,140,384
17 Monsters University Jun 21, 2013 Adventure G $268,488,329 $278,395,641
18 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Jul 15, 2005 Comedy PG $206,459,076 $271,521,061
19 Despicable Me Jul 9, 2010 Comedy PG $251,513,985 $268,726,195
20 The Lego Movie Feb 7, 2014 Adventure PG $257,784,718 $265,988,393
21 Alvin and the Chipmunks Dec 14, 2007 Comedy PG $217,326,974 $263,027,819
22 The Polar Express Nov 10, 2004 Adventure G $194,949,659 $261,183,048
23 Doctor Dolittle Jun 26, 1998 Comedy PG-13 $144,156,464 $259,112,590
24 101 Dalmatians Nov 27, 1996 Comedy G $136,182,161 $258,715,292
25 Ice Age Mar 15, 2002 Adventure PG $176,387,405 $255,928,705
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Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 15 6.01% $318,837,152 73,295,887 $580,503,425 Toy Story $150,004,917
1996 21 12.43% $715,753,054 161,935,069 $1,282,525,746 The Nutty Professor $128,769,345
1997 15 5.30% $336,458,156 73,302,423 $580,555,190 George Of The Jungle $105,224,566
1998 14 7.80% $526,842,937 112,333,240 $889,679,261 Doctor Dolittle $144,155,118
1999 15 8.09% $593,724,957 116,874,983 $925,649,865 Toy Story 2 $208,851,257
2000 20 14.26% $1,097,870,508 203,686,539 $1,613,197,389 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $253,367,455
2001 16 13.18% $1,093,185,985 193,142,393 $1,529,687,753 Shrek $267,655,011
2002 27 14.91% $1,364,925,062 234,926,847 $1,860,620,628 Ice Age $176,387,405
2003 22 11.56% $1,062,785,337 176,249,629 $1,395,897,062 Finding Nemo $339,714,367
2004 23 15.20% $1,410,089,212 227,067,496 $1,798,374,568 Shrek 2 $436,471,036
2005 20 12.16% $1,071,510,453 167,162,307 $1,323,925,471 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory $206,459,076
2006 18 15.13% $1,389,670,039 212,163,355 $1,680,333,772 Cars $244,082,982
2007 10 10.67% $1,041,282,956 151,349,262 $1,198,686,155 Shrek the Third $321,012,359
2008 17 7.06% $690,651,856 96,191,065 $761,833,235 Kung Fu Panda $215,434,591
2009 19 10.64% $1,131,795,163 150,906,021 $1,195,175,686 Monsters vs. Aliens $198,351,526
2010 22 15.45% $1,623,728,567 205,795,759 $1,629,902,411 Toy Story 3 $415,004,880
2011 28 16.19% $1,648,898,079 207,931,654 $1,646,818,700 Cars 2 $191,450,875
2012 24 12.20% $1,344,487,524 168,905,456 $1,337,731,212 Brave $237,277,071
2013 22 16.10% $1,758,593,426 216,309,143 $1,713,168,413 Despicable Me 2 $367,956,735
2014 22 10.36% $1,074,531,953 131,521,647 $1,041,651,444 The Lego Movie $257,784,718
2015 19 14.49% $1,637,457,850 194,241,729 $1,538,394,494 Inside Out $356,461,711
2016 8 11.10% $135,475,975 16,070,693 $127,279,889 Kung Fu Panda 3 $93,912,387