Box Office History for Thriller/Suspense Movies

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

1995: 6% market share 1996: 5% market share 1997: 10% market share 1998: 12% market share 1999: 8% market share 2000: 8% market share 2001: 8% market share 2002: 11% market share 2003: 4% market share 2004: 9% market share 2005: 5% market share 2006: 8% market share 2007: 9% market share 2008: 8% market share 2009: 9% market share 2010: 9% market share 2011: 9% market share 2012: 14% market share 2013: 11% market share 2014: 4% 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
DistributorMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Titanic Dec 17, 1997 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $658,672,302 $1,110,601,190
2 The Sixth Sense Aug 6, 1999 Walt Disney PG-13 $293,506,292 $454,323,148
3 The Hunger Games Mar 23, 2012 Lionsgate PG-13 $408,010,692 $418,262,212
4 Signs Aug 2, 2002 Walt Disney PG-13 $227,965,690 $309,556,860
5 Inception Jul 16, 2010 Warner Bros. PG-13 $292,576,195 $302,588,304
6 Gravity Oct 4, 2013 Warner Bros. PG-13 $274,092,705 $274,092,703
7 The Da Vinci Code May 19, 2006 Sony Pictures PG-13 $217,536,138 $262,039,713
8 The Bourne Ultimatum Aug 3, 2007 Universal PG-13 $227,471,070 $260,864,356
9 Ocean's Eleven Dec 7, 2001 Warner Bros. PG-13 $183,417,150 $253,996,087
10 What Lies Beneath Jul 21, 2000 Dreamworks SKG PG-13 $155,464,351 $227,434,536
11 The Bourne Supremacy Jul 23, 2004 Universal PG-13 $176,087,450 $223,675,945
12 Se7en Sep 22, 1995 New Line R $100,125,643 $181,110,760
13 The Bourne Identity Jun 14, 2002 Universal PG-13 $121,468,960 $164,955,267
14 Taken Jan 30, 2009 20th Century Fox PG-13 $145,000,989 $152,541,039
15 The Village Jul 30, 2004 Walt Disney PG-13 $114,197,520 $145,089,139
16 Taken 2 Oct 5, 2012 20th Century Fox PG-13 $139,854,287 $143,348,670
17 Angels & Demons May 15, 2009 Sony Pictures PG-13 $133,375,846 $140,311,389
18 Vanilla Sky Dec 14, 2001 Paramount Pictures R $100,614,858 $139,204,816
19 Argo Oct 12, 2012 Warner Bros. R $136,025,503 $138,772,175
20 Unbreakable Nov 22, 2000 Walt Disney PG-13 $94,999,143 $138,715,100
21 Entrapment Apr 30, 1999 20th Century Fox PG-13 $87,707,396 $136,218,049
22 Shutter Island Feb 19, 2010 Paramount Pictures R $128,012,934 $132,393,601
23 Conspiracy Theory Aug 8, 1997 Warner Bros. R $76,118,990 $130,780,616
24 Super 8 Jun 9, 2011 Paramount Pictures PG-13 $127,004,179 $130,687,777
25 Panic Room Mar 29, 2002 Sony Pictures R $95,308,367 $129,429,091
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 18 6.22% $329,212,569 75,681,051 $599,393,924 Se7en $87,046,142
1996 19 5.04% $281,943,466 63,788,114 $505,201,863 Executive Decision $56,472,312
1997 23 9.92% $645,507,898 140,633,530 $1,113,817,558 Titanic $157,467,971
1998 19 11.55% $782,523,377 166,849,332 $1,321,446,709 Titanic $443,319,081
1999 15 7.86% $574,022,658 112,996,584 $894,932,945 The Sixth Sense $276,386,495
2000 21 7.62% $569,881,367 105,729,382 $837,376,705 What Lies Beneath $155,370,362
2001 22 7.64% $620,909,355 109,701,300 $868,834,296 Ocean's Eleven $136,996,174
2002 32 10.64% $977,240,795 168,199,791 $1,332,142,345 Signs $227,535,166
2003 19 4.09% $382,824,712 63,486,685 $502,814,545 The Recruit $52,784,696
2004 29 8.80% $801,450,475 129,058,046 $1,022,139,724 The Bourne Supremacy $176,049,130
2005 27 4.98% $444,985,038 69,420,441 $549,809,893 Flightplan $89,160,336
2006 35 8.02% $742,127,938 113,301,974 $897,351,634 The Da Vinci Code $217,536,138
2007 55 8.56% $824,393,036 119,824,571 $949,010,602 The Bourne Ultimatum $227,471,070
2008 51 7.84% $779,942,619 108,627,100 $860,326,632 Eagle Eye $101,401,695
2009 51 9.07% $965,341,597 128,712,216 $1,019,400,751 Taken $145,000,989
2010 49 8.79% $926,324,388 117,404,839 $929,846,325 Inception $292,576,195
2011 59 9.14% $931,347,089 117,446,009 $930,172,391 Super 8 $127,004,179
2012 61 14.06% $1,521,690,602 191,167,131 $1,514,043,678 The Hunger Games $408,010,692
2013 73 10.50% $1,143,923,960 140,186,729 $1,110,278,894 Gravity $255,144,426
2014 47 4.01% $296,747,561 36,366,104 $288,019,544 The Purge: Anarchy $71,562,550