Box Office History for Warner Bros.

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

1995: 16% market share 1996: 16% market share 1997: 11% market share 1998: 11% market share 1999: 14% market share 2000: 11% market share 2001: 17% market share 2002: 16% market share 2003: 17% market share 2004: 13% market share 2005: 16% market share 2006: 13% market share 2007: 15% market share 2008: 18% market share 2009: 20% market share 2010: 17% market share 2011: 18% market share 2012: 15% market share 2013: 17% market share 2014: 15% 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 Dark Knight Jul 18, 2008 Action PG-13 $533,345,358 $585,975,751
2 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Dec 17, 2003 Adventure PG-13 $377,845,905 $507,646,933
3 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Dec 18, 2002 Adventure PG-13 $342,548,984 $474,656,274
4 The Dark Knight Rises Jul 20, 2012 Action PG-13 $448,139,099 $459,398,869
5 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Dec 19, 2001 Adventure PG-13 $315,544,750 $448,990,381
6 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Nov 16, 2001 Adventure PG $317,575,550 $441,739,040
7 Twister May 10, 1996 Action PG-13 $241,888,385 $431,430,171
8 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II Jul 15, 2011 Adventure PG-13 $381,011,219 $392,061,978
9 The Matrix Reloaded May 15, 2003 Action R $281,553,689 $368,401,095
10 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Nov 18, 2005 Adventure PG-13 $290,013,036 $356,611,305
11 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Nov 15, 2002 Adventure PG $261,987,880 $354,988,111
12 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Jul 11, 2007 Adventure PG-13 $292,004,738 $334,871,712
13 Batman Forever Jun 16, 1995 Action PG-13 $184,031,112 $333,734,131
14 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Jul 15, 2009 Adventure PG $301,959,197 $317,661,073
15 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Jun 4, 2004 Adventure PG $249,538,952 $317,009,541
16 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Dec 14, 2012 Adventure PG-13 $303,003,568 $309,191,735
17 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I Nov 19, 2010 Adventure PG-13 $295,983,305 $305,045,590
18 Inception Jul 16, 2010 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $292,576,195 $302,588,304
19 The Hangover Jun 5, 2009 Comedy R $277,322,503 $291,743,275
20 I am Legend Dec 14, 2007 Horror PG-13 $256,393,010 $291,623,655
21 Man of Steel Jun 14, 2013 Action PG-13 $291,045,518 $291,045,511
22 The Blind Side Nov 20, 2009 Drama PG-13 $255,959,475 $275,930,269
23 Gravity Oct 4, 2013 Thriller/Suspense PG-13 $274,092,705 $274,092,703
24 The Perfect Storm Jun 30, 2000 Drama PG-13 $182,618,434 $267,320,861
25 The Matrix Mar 31, 1999 Action R $171,479,930 $266,183,833
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 29 16.36% $865,542,029 198,975,178 $1,575,883,410 Batman Forever $183,997,904
1996 30 15.90% $889,296,009 201,198,193 $1,593,489,689 Twister $241,688,385
1997 29 10.60% $690,127,698 150,354,618 $1,190,808,575 Batman & Robin $107,308,328
1998 29 10.94% $741,544,678 158,111,871 $1,252,246,018 Lethal Weapon 4 $129,734,803
1999 26 14.28% $1,042,203,852 205,158,239 $1,624,853,253 The Matrix $171,383,253
2000 27 11.37% $850,479,541 157,788,412 $1,249,684,223 The Perfect Storm $182,618,434
2001 32 16.97% $1,379,268,510 243,687,015 $1,930,001,159 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone $291,594,218
2002 32 15.63% $1,435,785,522 247,123,152 $1,957,215,364 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets $245,996,000
2003 26 16.97% $1,587,013,868 263,186,379 $2,084,436,122 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King $290,410,961
2004 33 12.87% $1,172,567,598 188,819,257 $1,495,448,515 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban $249,509,413
2005 26 15.84% $1,414,623,660 220,690,122 $1,747,865,766 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire $277,083,157
2006 27 12.98% $1,200,648,125 183,305,060 $1,451,776,075 Superman Returns $200,120,000
2007 33 14.87% $1,431,484,689 208,064,636 $1,647,871,917 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix $292,004,738
2008 31 17.95% $1,785,722,618 248,707,886 $1,969,766,457 The Dark Knight $531,001,578
2009 36 20.03% $2,132,496,426 284,332,858 $2,251,916,235 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince $301,959,197
2010 32 17.40% $1,834,432,271 232,500,907 $1,841,407,183 Inception $292,576,195
2011 38 18.12% $1,845,409,127 232,712,357 $1,843,081,867 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II $381,011,219
2012 28 15.25% $1,651,237,517 207,441,885 $1,642,939,729 The Dark Knight Rises $448,139,099
2013 29 17.08% $1,861,194,799 228,087,584 $1,806,453,665 Man of Steel $291,045,518
2014 25 14.99% $1,146,087,904 140,451,936 $1,112,379,333 The Lego Movie $257,784,718

Upcoming Releases

Release DateMovieGenreDomestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

September, 2014

September 12 Dolphin Tale 2 (Wide) Drama $33,834,383 Play
 
September 19 This is Where I Leave You (Wide) Comedy $23,016,446 Play

October, 2014

October 3 Annabelle (Wide) Horror   Play
The Good Lie (Limited) Drama   Play
 
October 10 The Judge (Wide) Drama   Play

November, 2014

November 26 Horrible Bosses 2 (Wide) Comedy    

December, 2014

December 12 Inherent Vice (Wide) Drama    
 
December 17 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (Wide) Adventure   Play
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (IMAX) Adventure   Play
 
December 25 American Sniper (Limited) Action    

January, 2015

January 16 American Sniper (Expands Wide) Action    
 
January 30 Max (Wide) Adventure    

February, 2015

February 6 Jupiter Ascending (Wide) Action   Play
Jupiter Ascending (IMAX) Action   Play
 
February 27 Focus (Wide) Comedy    

March, 2015

March 13 Heart of the Sea (Wide) Action    
 
March 27 Get Hard (Wide) Comedy    

April, 2015

April 1 Hillsong: Let Hope Rise (Wide) Documentary    
 
April 17 Run All Night (Limited) Action    

May, 2015

May 8 Don't Mess with Texas (Wide) Comedy    
Mean Moms (Wide) Comedy    
 
May 15 Mad Max: Fury Road (Wide) Action    
Mad Max: Fury Road (IMAX) Action    

June, 2015

June 5 San Andreas (Wide) Adventure    
 
June 12 Entourage (Wide) Comedy    

July, 2015

July 1 Magic Mike XXL (Wide) Comedy    
 
July 17 Untitled 2015 Peter Pan Project (Wide) Adventure    
 
July 31 Point Break (Wide) Action    

August, 2015

August 14 The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (Wide) Action    

September, 2015

September 18 Untitled Whitey Bulger Biopic (Wide) Drama    
 
September 25 The Intern (Wide) Comedy    

October, 2015

October 23 The Conjuring 2 (Wide) Horror    

November, 2015

November 13 Untitled New Line Comedy (Wide)    
 
November 25 Midnight Special (Wide) Drama    

February, 2016

February 12 How to be Single (Wide) Romantic Comedy    

March, 2016

March 25 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Wide) Action    

June, 2016

June 17 Nice Guys (Wide) Thriller/Suspense    

July, 2016

July 1 Tarzan (Wide) Adventure    
Tarzan (IMAX) Adventure    
 
July 22 King Arthur (Wide) Adventure    
 
 
July TBD Shazam! (Wide) Action    

August, 2016

August 5 Untitled DC Film (Wide)    

September, 2016

September 9 Untitled New Line Horror Film September 2016 (Wide) Horror    

October, 2016

October 7 Live by Night (Wide) Drama    
 
October 21 Jungle Book Origins (Wide) Drama    

November, 2016

November 18 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Wide) Adventure    
 

December, 2016

December TBD Sandman (Wide) Action    
 
During 2016 Geostorm (Wide) Action    

February, 2017

February 10 Untitled Warner Animation Project (Wide)    

May, 2017

May 26 Lego Movie Sequel (Wide) Adventure    

June, 2017

June 23 Untitled DC Film (Wide)    

November, 2017

November 17 Untitled DC Film (Wide)    

March, 2018

March 23 Untitled DC Film (Wide)    

June, 2018

June 8 Godzilla 2 (Wide) Action    

July, 2018

July 27 Untitled DC Film (Wide)    

April, 2019

April 5 Untitled DC Film (Wide)    

June, 2019

June 14 Untitled DC Film (Wide)    

April, 2020

April 3 Untitled DC Film (Wide)    

June, 2020

June 19 Untitled DC Film (Wide)