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: 15% market share 2001: 13% market share 2002: 15% market share 2003: 12% market share 2004: 14% market share 2005: 12% market share 2006: 16% market share 2007: 11% market share 2008: 7% market share 2009: 10% market share 2010: 15% market share 2011: 16% market share 2012: 12% market share 2013: 16% market share 2014: 12% market share
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Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2014, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Shrek 2 May 19, 2004 Adventure PG $441,226,247 $554,550,157
2 Finding Nemo May 30, 2003 Adventure G $380,529,370 $501,552,278
3 Toy Story 3 Jun 18, 2010 Adventure G $415,004,880 $429,206,567
4 Monsters, Inc. Nov 2, 2001 Adventure G $289,423,425 $402,422,297
5 Frozen Nov 22, 2013 Adventure PG $400,737,000 $400,736,596
6 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Nov 17, 2000 Comedy PG $260,044,825 $380,173,811
7 Toy Story 2 Nov 19, 1999 Adventure G $245,852,179 $378,490,504
8 Shrek May 18, 2001 Adventure PG $267,655,011 $373,105,018
9 Shrek the Third May 17, 2007 Adventure PG $322,719,944 $368,137,719
10 Despicable Me 2 Jul 2, 2013 Comedy PG $368,065,385 $368,065,376
11 Toy Story Nov 22, 1995 Adventure G $191,780,865 $346,422,411
12 The Incredibles Nov 5, 2004 Adventure PG $261,441,092 $331,776,930
13 Night at the Museum Dec 22, 2006 Comedy PG $250,863,268 $295,044,933
14 Cars Jun 9, 2006 Comedy G $244,082,982 $293,981,124
15 Monsters University Jun 21, 2013 Adventure G $268,488,329 $268,488,325
16 Despicable Me Jul 9, 2010 Comedy PG $251,513,985 $260,119,625
17 The Lego Movie Feb 7, 2014 Adventure PG $257,784,718 $257,784,714
18 The Polar Express Nov 10, 2004 Adventure G $194,949,659 $255,825,466
19 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Jul 15, 2005 Comedy PG $206,459,076 $254,125,002
20 Shrek Forever After May 21, 2010 Adventure PG $238,736,787 $246,554,025
21 Alvin and the Chipmunks Dec 14, 2007 Comedy PG $217,326,974 $246,179,062
22 Brave Jun 22, 2012 Adventure PG $237,282,182 $243,242,901
23 Doctor Dolittle Jun 26, 1998 Comedy PG-13 $144,156,605 $242,514,646
24 101 Dalmatians Nov 27, 1996 Comedy G $136,189,294 $240,974,100
25 Ice Age Mar 15, 2002 Adventure PG $176,387,405 $239,534,703
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 15 6.03% $318,837,152 73,295,899 $580,503,520 Toy Story $150,004,917
1996 21 12.34% $689,743,498 156,050,563 $1,235,920,459 The Nutty Professor $128,769,345
1997 14 5.29% $344,227,780 74,995,159 $593,961,659 George Of The Jungle $105,224,566
1998 14 7.77% $526,842,937 112,333,251 $889,679,348 Doctor Dolittle $144,155,118
1999 16 8.16% $595,909,657 117,305,051 $929,056,004 Toy Story 2 $208,768,773
2000 20 14.65% $1,095,655,958 203,275,689 $1,609,943,457 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $253,367,455
2001 16 13.22% $1,074,382,219 189,820,179 $1,503,375,818 Shrek $267,652,016
2002 27 14.88% $1,367,279,898 235,332,170 $1,863,830,786 Ice Age $176,387,405
2003 22 11.54% $1,079,125,723 178,959,491 $1,417,359,169 Finding Nemo $339,714,367
2004 23 13.85% $1,261,716,798 203,175,007 $1,609,146,055 Shrek 2 $436,471,036
2005 20 12.37% $1,104,216,365 172,264,643 $1,364,335,973 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory $206,456,431
2006 17 16.33% $1,511,023,841 230,690,663 $1,827,070,051 Cars $244,052,771
2007 12 10.73% $1,033,550,208 150,225,321 $1,189,784,542 Shrek the Third $321,012,359
2008 16 6.94% $690,352,232 96,149,338 $761,502,757 Kung Fu Panda $215,434,591
2009 18 10.43% $1,110,875,997 148,116,800 $1,173,085,056 Monsters vs. Aliens $198,351,526
2010 23 15.47% $1,631,344,764 206,761,049 $1,637,547,508 Toy Story 3 $415,004,880
2011 29 16.21% $1,651,312,741 208,236,144 $1,649,230,260 Cars 2 $191,450,875
2012 24 12.28% $1,329,240,571 166,990,010 $1,322,560,879 Brave $237,236,938
2013 23 15.99% $1,742,638,806 213,558,667 $1,691,384,643 Despicable Me 2 $367,860,095
2014 16 11.85% $875,506,899 107,292,506 $849,756,648 The Lego Movie $257,784,718