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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 $44,501,104 Wings of Courage $4,570,769
1996 17 0.69% $40,200,823 9,095,201 $80,947,289 Lone Star $12,928,474
1997 19 0.35% $21,998,981 4,792,797 $42,655,893 Across The Sea of Time $4,866,837
1998 20 0.67% $45,583,526 9,719,292 $86,501,699 The Spanish Prisoner $10,162,034
1999 17 0.36% $26,333,037 5,183,660 $46,134,574 Central do Brasil $5,274,531
2000 22 0.67% $50,512,602 9,371,527 $83,406,590 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $13,450,791
2001 15 1.65% $136,897,646 24,186,856 $215,263,018 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon $114,617,017
2002 17 0.24% $21,549,302 3,708,993 $33,010,038 Thirteen Conversations About One Thing $3,287,435
2003 17 0.33% $30,614,883 5,077,086 $45,186,065 Winged Migration $11,689,053
2004 17 0.24% $21,948,500 3,534,375 $31,455,938 House of Flying Daggers $4,157,199
2005 27 0.67% $59,151,102 9,227,925 $82,128,533 Kung Fu Hustle $17,104,669
2006 24 0.66% $60,666,220 9,262,007 $82,431,862 Capote $16,827,017
2007 23 0.40% $39,412,362 5,728,530 $50,983,917 Das Leben der Anderen $11,284,657
2008 24 0.42% $41,365,568 5,761,208 $51,274,751 Rachel Getting Married $10,307,424
2009 26 0.46% $49,395,750 6,586,088 $58,616,183 An Education $7,883,524
2010 26 0.64% $67,356,802 8,536,968 $75,979,015 Get Low $9,111,488
2011 23 0.89% $90,313,457 11,388,821 $101,360,507 Midnight in Paris $56,377,732
2012 22 0.49% $54,651,016 6,865,694 $61,104,677 To Rome with Love $16,684,352
2013 19 0.63% $68,637,705 8,442,512 $75,138,357 Blue Jasmine $32,744,634
2014 21 0.44% $45,097,849 5,519,923 $49,127,315 Magic in the Moonlight $10,534,510
2015 23 0.53% $60,018,082 7,119,571 $63,364,182 Still Alice $18,656,400
2016 20 0.29% $32,090,195 3,709,838 $33,017,558 The Lady in the Van $10,021,175
2017 14 0.31% $25,912,908 2,995,704 $26,661,766 Maudie $6,175,925

Upcoming Releases

Release DateMovieGenreDomestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

September, 2017

September 29 Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (Limited) Thriller/Suspense $1,457,019 Play

October, 2017

October 27 Novitiate (Limited) Drama   Play

November, 2017

November 24 Call Me by Your Name (Limited) Drama   Play

December, 2017

December 22 Happy End (Limited)    
 
December 29 Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool (Oscar Qualifying Run)    

January, 2018

January 19 The Leisure Seeker (Limited) Drama   Play

February, 2018

February 2 A Fantastic Woman (Limited) Drama    
 
February 16 Loveless (Limited)    

March, 2018

March 2 Foxtrot (Limited)