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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% $32,090,195 3,709,838 $32,090,099 The Lady in the Van $10,021,175
2017 11 0.30% $16,337,504 1,888,723 $16,337,454 Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer $3,649,561

Upcoming Releases

Release DateMovieGenreDomestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

June, 2017

June 16 Maudie (Limited) Drama $2,231,554  
 
June 30 13 Minutes (Limited) Drama    

July, 2017

July 28 Brigsby Bear (Limited)    
 

September, 2017

September TBD Felt (Limited) Thriller/Suspense    

November, 2017

November 24 Call Me by Your Name (Limited) Drama    
 

December, 2017

During 2017 The Leisure Seeker (Limited)