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Box Office History for National Geographic Entertainment

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

Note: Figures for 2016 are at an annualized rate.

Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2016, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure Oct 5, 2007 Documentary Not Rated $23,746,066 $27,973,598
2 U2 3D Jan 23, 2008 Concert/Performance G $12,898,847 $14,830,680
3 Jerusalem Sep 13, 2013 Documentary Not Rated $8,020,721 $8,221,366
4 Flying Monsters 3D Oct 6, 2011 Documentary Not Rated $5,751,141 $6,055,851
5 The Wildest Dream Apr 30, 2010 Documentary PG $5,100,135 $5,448,081
6 Restrepo Jun 25, 2010 Documentary R $1,330,894 $1,421,981
7 Meerkats May 26, 2012 Documentary Not Rated $845,613 $876,813
8 Amreeka Sep 4, 2009 PG-13 $627,436 $704,858
9 The Last Lions Feb 18, 2011 Documentary PG $635,325 $675,378
10 Chasing Ice Nov 16, 2012 Documentary PG-13 $612,089 $648,225
11 The First Grader May 13, 2011 Drama PG-13 $332,306 $353,251
12 Life in a Day Jul 24, 2011 Documentary PG $252,788 $268,723
13 Desert Flower Mar 18, 2011 Drama R $44,348 $47,141
14 Benda Bilili! Sep 30, 2011 Documentary PG-13 $13,420 $14,264
15 Living in the Age of Airplanes Apr 10, 2015 Documentary Not Rated $0 $0
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Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
2007 1 0.06% $6,258,285 909,634 $7,204,301 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $6,258,285
2008 2 0.24% $23,818,689 3,317,365 $26,273,531 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $14,144,251
2009 3 0.03% $3,465,013 462,001 $3,659,048 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure $2,299,538
2010 5 0.09% $9,070,056 1,149,561 $9,104,523 The Wildest Dream $4,896,296
2011 8 0.02% $2,369,522 298,800 $2,366,496 The Last Lions $635,325
2012 2 0.04% $4,788,959 601,627 $4,764,886 Flying Monsters 3D $4,176,870
2013 3 0.02% $2,420,846 297,766 $2,358,307 Flying Monsters 3D $1,574,271
2014 1 0.06% $6,304,112 771,617 $6,111,207 Jerusalem $6,304,112
2015 1 0.02% $1,715,647 203,516 $1,611,847 Jerusalem $1,715,647

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