Box Office History for Universal

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

1995: 13% market share 1996: 9% market share 1997: 10% market share 1998: 6% market share 1999: 13% market share 2000: 14% market share 2001: 11% market share 2002: 10% market share 2003: 12% market share 2004: 10% market share 2005: 11% market share 2006: 9% market share 2007: 11% market share 2008: 11% market share 2009: 8% market share 2010: 8% market share 2011: 10% market share 2012: 12% market share 2013: 13% market share 2014: 11% market share
   1995   1996   1997   1998   1999   2000   2001   2002   2003   2004   2005   2006   2007   2008   2009   2010   2011   2012   2013   2014 

Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2014, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 The Lost World: Jurassic Park May 22, 1997 Action PG-13 $229,086,679 $393,768,629
2 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Nov 17, 2000 Comedy PG $260,044,825 $380,173,811
3 Despicable Me 2 Jul 2, 2013 Comedy PG $368,065,385 $368,065,376
4 Meet the Fockers Dec 22, 2004 Comedy PG-13 $279,167,575 $350,064,680
5 Bruce Almighty May 23, 2003 Comedy PG-13 $242,704,995 $317,564,216
6 Apollo 13 Jun 30, 1995 Drama PG $172,070,496 $312,038,367
7 Liar Liar Mar 21, 1997 Comedy PG-13 $181,410,615 $311,810,362
8 The Mummy Returns May 4, 2001 Adventure PG-13 $202,007,640 $281,597,224
9 King Kong Dec 14, 2005 Adventure PG-13 $218,080,025 $267,252,731
10 The Bourne Ultimatum Aug 3, 2007 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $227,471,070 $260,864,356
11 Despicable Me Jul 9, 2010 Comedy PG $251,513,985 $260,119,625
12 Jurassic Park III Jul 18, 2001 Action PG-13 $181,166,115 $252,544,288
13 Meet the Parents Oct 6, 2000 Comedy PG-13 $166,225,040 $242,981,726
14 The Mummy May 7, 1999 Adventure PG-13 $155,385,488 $241,123,095
15 Fast and Furious 6 May 24, 2013 Action PG-13 $238,679,850 $238,679,845
16 A Beautiful Mind Dec 21, 2001 Drama PG-13 $170,708,996 $232,491,356
17 The Nutty Professor Jun 28, 1996 Comedy PG-13 $128,814,019 $229,862,021
18 Ted Jun 29, 2012 Comedy R $218,665,740 $224,159,851
19 The Bourne Supremacy Jul 23, 2004 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $176,087,450 $223,675,945
20 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax Mar 2, 2012 Adventure PG $214,030,500 $219,408,144
21 Patch Adams Dec 25, 1998 Comedy PG-13 $135,041,968 $218,157,332
22 Fast Five Apr 29, 2011 Action PG-13 $209,837,675 $215,923,759
23 American Pie 2 Aug 10, 2001 Comedy R $145,096,820 $202,263,945
24 The Fast and the Furious Jun 22, 2001 Action PG-13 $144,512,310 $201,449,137
25 Erin Brockovich Mar 17, 2000 Drama R $125,548,685 $183,780,910
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 21 12.59% $665,930,895 153,087,563 $1,212,453,499 Apollo 13 $172,036,360
1996 18 8.54% $477,452,119 108,020,843 $855,525,077 The Nutty Professor $128,769,345
1997 13 9.51% $618,644,022 134,780,834 $1,067,464,205 The Lost World: Jurassic Park $229,074,524
1998 19 5.89% $399,417,316 85,163,607 $674,495,767 Patch Adams $65,495,000
1999 23 12.78% $933,111,501 183,683,366 $1,454,772,259 The Mummy $155,247,825
2000 20 14.32% $1,070,874,575 198,678,029 $1,573,529,990 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $253,367,455
2001 16 11.37% $924,208,333 163,287,693 $1,293,238,529 The Mummy Returns $202,007,640
2002 19 9.86% $905,549,326 155,860,470 $1,234,414,922 A Beautiful Mind $152,149,450
2003 18 11.65% $1,088,810,078 180,565,518 $1,430,078,903 Bruce Almighty $242,701,167
2004 20 9.95% $906,405,785 145,959,063 $1,155,995,779 The Bourne Supremacy $176,049,130
2005 23 11.19% $998,980,864 155,847,247 $1,234,310,196 King Kong $174,559,825
2006 22 8.62% $797,380,892 121,737,541 $964,161,325 The Break Up $118,703,275
2007 20 11.40% $1,097,885,068 159,576,319 $1,263,844,446 The Bourne Ultimatum $227,471,070
2008 21 10.80% $1,074,520,152 149,654,614 $1,185,264,543 Mamma Mia! $144,130,063
2009 21 8.43% $897,573,345 119,676,446 $947,837,452 Fast & Furious $155,064,265
2010 19 8.46% $891,930,298 113,045,655 $895,321,588 Despicable Me $251,266,265
2011 18 9.98% $1,016,679,396 128,206,724 $1,015,397,254 Fast Five $209,837,675
2012 17 12.41% $1,343,910,088 168,832,916 $1,337,156,695 Ted $218,665,740
2013 19 12.99% $1,415,663,293 173,488,139 $1,374,026,061 Despicable Me 2 $367,860,095
2014 17 11.25% $1,002,150,338 122,812,533 $972,675,261 Neighbors $150,086,800

Upcoming Releases

Release DateMovieGenreDomestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

November, 2014

November 14 Dumb and Dumber To (Wide) Comedy $43,652,900 Play

December, 2014

December 25 Unbroken (Wide) Drama   Play

January, 2015

January 16 Blackhat (Wide) Thriller/Suspense    
Paddington (Wide) Adventure    
 
January 23 The Boy Next Door (Wide) Thriller/Suspense    

February, 2015

February 6 Seventh Son (Wide) Adventure    
Seventh Son (IMAX) Adventure    

April, 2015

April 3 Fast and Furious 7 (Wide) Action    
 
April 10 Cybernatural (Wide) Horror    

May, 2015

May 15 Pitch Perfect 2 (Wide) Comedy    

June, 2015

June 12 Jurassic World (Wide) Action    
Jurassic World (IMAX) Action    
 
June 26 Ted 2 (Wide) Comedy    

July, 2015

July 24 Train Wreck (Wide) Comedy    

August, 2015

August 14 Straight Outta Compton (Wide) Drama    

September, 2015

September 18 Everest (Wide) Thriller/Suspense    
Everest (IMAX) Thriller/Suspense    
 
September 25 Untitled Blumhouse Horror Project (Wide)    

October, 2015

October 16 Crimson Peak (Wide) Horror    
Crimson Peak (IMAX) Horror    
 
October 23 Jem and the Holograms (Wide) Adventure    

December, 2015

December 4 Krampus (Wide) Black Comedy    
 
December 18 The Nest (Wide) Comedy    

January, 2016

January 8 Untitled Blumhouse Horror Project 2 (Wide) Horror    
 
January 15 Ride Along 2 (Wide) Comedy    

February, 2016

February 5 Hail, Caesar! (Wide) Comedy    
 
February 12 The Untitled Pets Project (Wide) Comedy    

March, 2016

March 11 Warcraft (Wide) Action    

April, 2016

April 8 Clifford the Big Red Dog (Wide) Adventure    
 
April 15 The Best Man Wedding (Wide) Drama    
 
April 22 Snow White and the Huntsman 2 (Wide) Action    

May, 2016

May 13 Unititled Universal Comedy (Wide)    

June, 2016

June 24 The Mummy (Wide) Adventure    

July, 2016

July 15 Untitled Bourne Sequel (Wide) Action    

August, 2016

August 12 Spectral (Wide) Action    

September, 2016

September 23 Ninjago (Wide) Adventure    

October, 2016

October 7 Monster High (Wide) Musical    
 
October 21 Untitled Blumhouse Horror Project 3 (Wide) Horror    

November, 2016

November 4 Untitled 2016 Event Project (Wide)    

April, 2017

April 7 Pacific Rim 2 (Wide) Action    
 
April 21 Untitled Universal Monster Franchise Film (Wide)    

June, 2017

June 30 Despicable Me 3 (Wide) Comedy    

November, 2017

November 17 Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Wide) Comedy