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Box Office History for Sony Pictures Classics

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

Note: Figures for 2017 are at an annualized rate.

Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2017, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Dec 8, 2000 Action PG-13 $128,067,808 $196,751,724
2 Midnight in Paris May 20, 2011 Romantic Comedy PG-13 $56,816,662 $61,973,479
3 Capote Sep 30, 2005 Drama R $28,750,530 $38,312,165
4 Blue Jasmine Jul 26, 2013 Comedy PG-13 $33,404,871 $35,538,023
5 Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun Jul 11, 1997 Documentary G $18,798,682 $33,154,576
6 Across The Sea of Time Oct 20, 1995 Drama G $16,015,639 $30,308,415
7 Wings of Courage Apr 21, 1995 Drama G $15,057,031 $29,064,675
8 Lone Star Jun 21, 1996 Drama R $12,961,389 $25,363,227
9 Cirque du Soleil - Journey of Man May 5, 2000 Musical G $15,626,076 $24,363,331
10 Kung Fu Hustle Apr 8, 2005 Action R $17,104,669 $23,081,963
11 Still Alice Jan 16, 2015 Drama PG-13 $18,656,400 $19,143,280
12 The Spanish Prisoner Apr 3, 1998 Drama PG $10,162,034 $18,742,336
13 To Rome with Love Jun 22, 2012 Romantic Comedy R $16,684,352 $18,130,608
14 Friends with Money Apr 7, 2006 Comedy R $13,368,437 $17,654,494
15 Winged Migration Apr 18, 2003 Documentary G $11,689,053 $16,767,878
16 Volver Nov 3, 2006 Comedy R $12,899,867 $16,519,649
17 Rachel Getting Married Oct 3, 2008 Drama R $12,796,861 $15,288,858
18 House of Flying Daggers Dec 3, 2004 Action PG-13 $11,050,094 $15,092,261
19 An Education Oct 9, 2009 Drama PG-13 $12,574,914 $14,235,608
20 Das Leben der Anderen Feb 9, 2007 Drama R $11,284,657 $14,187,825
21 Whiplash Oct 10, 2014 Drama R $13,092,006 $13,626,380
22 Todo sobre mi madre Nov 5, 1999 Drama R $8,264,530 $13,472,029
23 Hable con ella Nov 22, 2002 Drama R $9,284,265 $13,443,372
24 Pollock Dec 15, 2000 Drama R $8,596,914 $13,141,772
25 Foxcatcher Nov 14, 2014 Drama R $12,096,300 $12,671,333
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 14 0.41% $21,750,572 5,000,124 $43,251,073 Wings of Courage $4,570,769
1996 17 0.69% $40,200,823 9,095,201 $78,673,489 Lone Star $12,928,474
1997 19 0.35% $21,998,981 4,792,797 $41,457,694 Across The Sea of Time $4,866,837
1998 20 0.67% $45,583,526 9,719,292 $84,071,876 The Spanish Prisoner $10,162,034
1999 17 0.36% $26,333,037 5,183,660 $44,838,659 Central do Brasil $5,274,531
2000 22 0.67% $50,512,602 9,371,527 $81,063,709 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $13,450,791
2001 15 1.65% $136,897,646 24,186,856 $209,216,304 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $114,617,017
2002 17 0.24% $21,549,302 3,708,993 $32,082,789 Thirteen Conversations About One Thing $3,287,435
2003 17 0.33% $30,614,883 5,077,086 $43,916,794 Winged Migration $11,689,053
2004 17 0.24% $21,948,500 3,534,375 $30,572,344 House of Flying Daggers $4,157,199
2005 27 0.67% $59,151,102 9,227,925 $79,821,551 Kung Fu Hustle $17,104,669
2006 24 0.66% $60,666,220 9,262,007 $80,116,361 Capote $16,827,017
2007 23 0.40% $39,412,362 5,728,530 $49,551,785 Das Leben der Anderen $11,284,657
2008 24 0.42% $41,365,568 5,761,208 $49,834,449 Rachel Getting Married $10,307,424
2009 26 0.46% $49,395,750 6,586,088 $56,969,661 An Education $7,883,524
2010 26 0.64% $67,356,802 8,536,968 $73,844,773 Get Low $9,111,488
2011 23 0.89% $90,313,457 11,388,821 $98,513,302 Midnight in Paris $56,377,732
2012 22 0.49% $54,651,016 6,865,694 $59,388,253 To Rome with Love $16,684,352
2013 19 0.63% $68,637,705 8,442,512 $73,027,729 Blue Jasmine $32,744,634
2014 21 0.44% $45,097,849 5,519,923 $47,747,334 Magic in the Moonlight $10,534,510
2015 23 0.53% $60,018,082 7,119,571 $61,584,289 Still Alice $18,656,400
2016 20 0.29% $32,092,302 3,710,082 $32,092,209 The Lady in the Van $10,021,175
2017 9 0.28% $10,208,819 1,180,207 $10,208,791 Toni Erdmann $3,061,311

Upcoming Releases

Release DateMovieGenreDomestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

April, 2017

April 14 Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer (Limited) Drama $396,378 Play

May, 2017

May 12 Paris Can Wait (Limited)   Play

June, 2017

June 16 Maudie (Limited) Drama    
 
June 30 13 Minutes (Limited)    
 

September, 2017

Summer 2017 Brigsby Bear (Limited)    

November, 2017

November 24 Call Me by Your Name (Limited) Drama    
 

December, 2017

During 2017 The Leisure Seeker (Limited)