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Box Office History for Universal

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

1995: 13% market share 1996: 8% 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: 22% market share 2016: 14% market share
   1995   1996   1997   1998   1999   2000   2001   2002   2003   2004   2005   2006   2007   2008   2009   2010   2011   2012   2013   2014   2015   2016 

Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2016, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Jurassic World Jun 12, 2015 Action PG-13 $652,198,010 $652,198,010
2 The Lost World: Jurassic Park May 22, 1997 Action PG-13 $229,074,524 $420,718,564
3 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Nov 17, 2000 Comedy PG $260,044,825 $406,213,839
4 Despicable Me 2 Jul 3, 2013 Comedy PG $368,065,385 $381,646,568
5 Meet the Fockers Dec 22, 2004 Comedy PG-13 $279,167,575 $374,023,479
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 $339,303,993
8 Minions Jul 10, 2015 Comedy PG $336,045,770 $336,045,770
9 Apollo 13 Jun 30, 1995 Drama PG $172,036,360 $333,394,597
10 Liar Liar Mar 21, 1997 Comedy PG-13 $181,395,380 $333,150,987
11 The Mummy Returns May 4, 2001 Adventure PG-13 $202,007,640 $300,870,030
12 King Kong Dec 14, 2005 Adventure PG-13 $218,080,025 $285,410,607
13 The Bourne Ultimatum Aug 3, 2007 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $227,471,070 $278,718,182
14 Jurassic Park III Jul 18, 2001 Action PG-13 $181,166,115 $269,828,679
15 Despicable Me Jul 9, 2010 Comedy PG $251,513,985 $268,726,195
16 Meet the Parents Oct 6, 2000 Comedy PG-13 $166,225,040 $259,611,637
17 The Mummy May 7, 1999 Adventure PG-13 $155,247,825 $257,625,816
18 A Beautiful Mind Dec 21, 2001 Drama PG-13 $170,708,996 $249,142,344
19 Fast and Furious 6 May 24, 2013 Action PG-13 $238,679,850 $247,487,223
20 The Nutty Professor Jun 28, 1996 Comedy PG-13 $128,769,345 $245,594,014
21 The Bourne Supremacy Jul 23, 2004 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $176,087,450 $239,036,578
22 Patch Adams Dec 25, 1998 Comedy PG-13 $135,014,968 $233,088,244
23 Ted Jun 29, 2012 Comedy R $218,665,740 $231,576,905
24 Doctor Seuss' The Lorax Mar 2, 2012 Adventure PG $214,030,500 $226,667,973
25 Fast Five Apr 29, 2011 Action PG-13 $209,837,675 $223,274,156
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 21 12.55% $665,930,895 153,087,552 $1,212,453,412 Apollo 13 $172,036,360
1996 18 8.37% $481,605,484 108,960,508 $862,967,223 The Nutty Professor $128,769,345
1997 13 9.68% $614,490,657 133,875,953 $1,060,297,548 The Lost World: Jurassic Park $229,074,524
1998 19 5.91% $399,417,316 85,163,597 $674,495,688 Patch Adams $65,495,000
1999 23 12.73% $934,036,109 183,865,364 $1,456,213,683 The Mummy $155,247,825
2000 21 13.90% $1,070,765,560 198,657,793 $1,573,369,721 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $253,367,455
2001 17 11.44% $948,895,186 167,649,317 $1,327,782,591 The Mummy Returns $202,007,640
2002 19 9.65% $883,504,056 152,066,092 $1,204,363,449 A Beautiful Mind $132,929,755
2003 18 11.82% $1,086,622,033 180,202,650 $1,427,204,988 Bruce Almighty $242,704,995
2004 20 9.77% $906,494,479 145,973,336 $1,156,108,821 The Bourne Supremacy $176,087,450
2005 23 11.24% $990,128,907 154,466,276 $1,223,372,906 King Kong $168,505,310
2006 22 8.75% $803,087,847 122,608,819 $971,061,846 The Break-Up $118,703,275
2007 20 11.28% $1,101,151,733 160,051,115 $1,267,604,831 The Bourne Ultimatum $227,471,070
2008 21 10.98% $1,074,520,152 149,654,614 $1,185,264,543 Mamma Mia! $144,130,063
2009 21 8.44% $898,327,035 119,776,932 $948,633,301 Fast & Furious $155,064,265
2010 18 8.43% $885,837,281 112,273,422 $889,205,502 Despicable Me $251,203,225
2011 18 10.06% $1,025,035,016 129,260,406 $1,023,742,416 Fast Five $210,031,325
2012 17 12.42% $1,368,500,098 171,922,114 $1,361,623,143 Ted $218,665,740
2013 19 12.78% $1,396,510,275 171,772,471 $1,360,437,970 Despicable Me 2 $367,956,735
2014 19 10.89% $1,129,117,578 138,202,878 $1,094,566,794 Neighbors $150,086,800
2015 24 21.60% $2,441,587,270 289,630,742 $2,293,875,477 Jurassic World $652,198,010
2016 5 14.32% $116,457,450 13,814,642 $109,411,965 Ride Along 2 $77,978,075

Upcoming Releases

Release DateMovieGenreDomestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

January, 2016

January 15 Ride Along 2 (Wide) Comedy $77,978,075 Play

February, 2016

February 5 Hail, Caesar! (Wide) Comedy $13,325,465 Play
Dad's Army (Limited) Comedy    

March, 2016

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

April, 2016

April 8 The Boss (Wide) Comedy    
 
April 15 The Best Man Wedding (Wide) Drama    
 
April 22 The Huntsman Winter's War (Wide) Action    

May, 2016

May 6 Going in Style (Wide) Comedy    
 
May 20 Neighbors 2 (Wide) Comedy    

June, 2016

June 3 Conner4real (Wide) Comedy    
 
June 10 Warcraft (Wide) Action   Play
Warcraft (IMAX) Action   Play

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    

September, 2016

September 16 Bridget Jones's Baby (Wide) Romantic Comedy    

October, 2016

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

November, 2016

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

December, 2016

December 9 Let It Snow (Wide) Drama    
 
December 21 Sing (Wide) Adventure    
 
 
During 2016 Clifford the Big Red Dog (Wide) Adventure    

January, 2017

January 6 Mena (Wide) Thriller/Suspense    
 
January 20 Split (Wide) Horror    

February, 2017

February 10 Fifty Shades Darker (Wide) Drama    

March, 2017

March 10 Kong: Skull Island (Wide) Adventure    

April, 2017

April 14 Furious 8 (Wide) Action    

June, 2017

June 9 The Mummy (Wide) Adventure    
 
June 30 Despicable Me 3 (Wide) Comedy    

August, 2017

August 4 Pitch Perfect 3 (Wide) Comedy    

October, 2017

October 13 The Snowman (Wide) Drama    
 
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    

July, 2018

July 13 Untitled Illumination Entertainment Franchise Film 1 (Wide)    
 
July 3 Untitled Illumination Entertainment Franchise Film 2 (Wide)    
 
July 10 Untitled Illumination Entertainment Franchise Film 3 (Wide)