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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 2015: 29% market share
   1995   1996   1997   1998   1999   2000   2001   2002   2003   2004   2005   2006   2007   2008   2009   2010   2011   2012   2013   2014   2015 

Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2015, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Jurassic World Jun 12, 2015 Action PG-13 $640,754,785 $640,754,785
2 The Lost World: Jurassic Park May 22, 1997 Action PG-13 $229,074,524 $417,724,134
3 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Nov 17, 2000 Comedy PG $260,044,825 $403,302,256
4 Despicable Me 2 Jul 2, 2013 Comedy PG $368,065,385 $378,930,222
5 Meet the Fockers Dec 22, 2004 Comedy PG-13 $279,167,575 $371,361,390
6 Furious 7 Apr 3, 2015 Action PG-13 $351,032,910 $351,032,910
7 Bruce Almighty May 23, 2003 Comedy PG-13 $242,704,995 $336,883,711
8 Apollo 13 Jun 30, 1995 Drama PG $172,036,360 $331,021,690
9 Liar Liar Mar 21, 1997 Comedy PG-13 $181,395,380 $330,779,814
10 The Mummy Returns May 4, 2001 Adventure PG-13 $202,007,640 $298,728,615
11 King Kong Dec 14, 2005 Adventure PG-13 $218,080,025 $283,511,452
12 The Bourne Ultimatum Aug 3, 2007 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $227,471,070 $276,734,431
13 Jurassic Park III Jul 18, 2001 Action PG-13 $181,166,115 $267,908,199
14 Despicable Me Jul 9, 2010 Comedy PG $251,513,985 $266,813,545
15 Meet the Parents Oct 6, 2000 Comedy PG-13 $166,225,040 $257,763,884
16 The Mummy May 7, 1999 Adventure PG-13 $155,247,825 $255,792,180
17 A Beautiful Mind Dec 21, 2001 Drama PG-13 $170,708,996 $246,635,316
18 Fast and Furious 6 May 24, 2013 Action PG-13 $238,679,850 $245,725,749
19 The Nutty Professor Jun 28, 1996 Comedy PG-13 $128,769,345 $243,846,022
20 The Bourne Supremacy Jul 23, 2004 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $176,087,450 $237,283,608
21 Patch Adams Dec 25, 1998 Comedy PG-13 $135,014,968 $231,429,261
22 Ted Jun 29, 2012 Comedy R $218,665,740 $229,928,671
23 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax Mar 2, 2012 Adventure PG $214,030,500 $225,054,678
24 Fast Five Apr 29, 2011 Action PG-13 $209,837,675 $221,480,621
25 American Pie 2 Aug 10, 2001 Comedy R $145,096,820 $214,568,976
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 8.44% $884,242,933 112,071,338 $887,604,997 Despicable Me $251,203,225
2011 18 10.10% $1,024,206,106 129,155,867 $1,022,914,467 Fast Five $209,837,675
2012 17 12.36% $1,368,568,408 171,930,696 $1,361,691,112 Ted $218,665,740
2013 19 12.81% $1,396,510,275 171,772,471 $1,360,437,970 Despicable Me 2 $367,956,735
2014 18 10.89% $1,128,614,021 138,141,244 $1,094,078,652 Neighbors $150,086,800
2015 14 28.69% $2,095,493,410 250,357,627 $1,982,832,406 Jurassic World $640,754,785

Upcoming Releases

Release DateMovieGenreDomestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

August, 2015

August 14 Straight Outta Compton (Wide) Drama $124,716,175 Play

September, 2015

September 11 The Visit (Wide) Black Comedy   Play
 
September 18 Everest (Wide) Thriller/Suspense   Play
 
September 25 Everest (IMAX) Thriller/Suspense   Play

October, 2015

October 2 Legend (Wide) Thriller/Suspense   Play
 
October 9 Steve Jobs (Wide) Drama   Play
 
October 16 Crimson Peak (Wide) Horror   Play
Crimson Peak (IMAX) Horror   Play
 
October 23 Jem and the Holograms (Wide) Musical   Play

November, 2015

November 13 By the Sea (Wide) Drama   Play

December, 2015

December 4 Krampus (Wide) Black Comedy    
 
December 18 Sisters (Wide) Comedy    

January, 2016

January 8 Untitled Blumhouse Horror Project 1 (Wide) Horror    
 
January 15 Ride Along 2 (Wide) Comedy    

February, 2016

February 5 Hail, Caesar! (Wide) Comedy    

March, 2016

March 25 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (Wide) Comedy    

April, 2016

April 8 Michelle Darnell (Wide) Comedy    
 
April 15 The Best Man Wedding (Wide) Drama    
 
April 22 The Huntsman (Wide) Action    

May, 2016

May 6 Going in Style (Wide) Comedy    
 
May 13 Neighbors 2 (Wide) Comedy    

June, 2016

June 3 Untitled Lonely Island Movie (Wide) Comedy    
 
June 10 Warcraft (Wide) Action    
Warcraft (IMAX) Action    

July, 2016

July 8 The Secret Life of Pets (Wide) Adventure   Play
 
July 29 Untitled Next Bourne Chapter (Wide) Action    

August, 2016

August 12 Spectral (Wide) Action    

October, 2016

October 7 Monster High (Wide) Musical    
 
October 14 Kevin Hart: What Now (Wide) Concert/Performance    
 
October 21 Ouija 2 (Wide) Horror    

November, 2016

November 11 A Meyers Christmas (Wide)    
 
November 23 The Great Wall (Wide) Adventure    

December, 2016

December 9 Let It Snow (Wide) Drama    
 
December 21 Untitled Illumination Entertainment Project 2 (Wide)    
 
 
During 2016 Clifford the Big Red Dog (Wide) Adventure    

January, 2017

January 6 Mena (Wide) Thriller/Suspense    
 
January 27 Untitled Blumhouse Project 2017 (Wide)    

February, 2017

February 10 Fifty Shades Darker (Wide) Drama    

March, 2017

March 10 Kong: Skull Island (Wide) Adventure    
 
March 24 The Mummy (Wide) Adventure    

April, 2017

April 14 Furious 8 (Wide) Action    

June, 2017

June 30 Despicable Me 3 (Wide) Comedy    

July, 2017

July 21 Pitch Perfect 3 (Wide) Comedy    

August, 2017

August 4 Pacific Rim 2 (Wide) Action    

October, 2017

October 20 Untitled Blumhouse Project 2017 (2) (Wide)    

November, 2017

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

February, 2018

February 9 Fifty Shades Freed (Wide) Drama    

March, 2018

March 30 Untitled Universal Monster Franchise Film (Wide)    

June, 2018

June 22 Jurassic World Sequel (Wide) Action