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Box Office History for G-Rated Movies

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

1995: 8% market share 1996: 6% market share 1997: 4% market share 1998: 6% market share 1999: 8% market share 2000: 7% market share 2001: 6% market share 2002: 5% market share 2003: 6% market share 2004: 1% market share 2005: 5% market share 2006: 7% market share 2007: 4% market share 2008: 7% market share 2009: 3% market share 2010: 5% market share 2011: 8% market share 2012: 2% market share 2013: 3% market share 2014: 2% market share 2015: 0% 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
GenreCreative
Type
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Finding Nemo May 30, 2003 Adventure Kids Fiction $380,529,370 $499,094,460
2 Toy Story 3 Jun 18, 2010 Adventure Kids Fiction $415,004,880 $427,102,613
3 Monsters, Inc. Nov 2, 2001 Adventure Kids Fiction $289,423,425 $400,569,799
4 Toy Story 2 Nov 19, 1999 Adventure Kids Fiction $245,823,397 $389,523,814
5 Toy Story Nov 22, 1995 Adventure Kids Fiction $191,652,928 $356,520,910
6 Cars Jun 9, 2006 Comedy Kids Fiction $244,052,771 $302,550,916
7 A Bug's Life Nov 20, 1998 Adventure Fantasy $162,792,677 $278,344,603
8 Tarzan Jun 16, 1999 Adventure Historical Fiction $171,091,819 $273,450,281
9 Monsters University Jun 21, 2013 Adventure Kids Fiction $268,488,329 $268,488,329
10 Pocahontas Jun 10, 1995 Adventure Historical Fiction $141,567,679 $264,258,823
11 The Polar Express Nov 10, 2004 Adventure Kids Fiction $194,949,659 $254,571,419
12 WALL-E Jun 27, 2008 Adventure Science Fiction $223,808,164 $253,108,894
13 101 Dalmatians Nov 27, 1996 Comedy Kids Fiction $136,182,161 $247,998,693
14 Ratatouille Jun 29, 2007 Comedy Kids Fiction $206,445,654 $243,653,884
15 Mulan Jun 19, 1998 Adventure Dramatization $120,618,403 $208,831,865
16 Cars 2 Jun 24, 2011 Adventure Kids Fiction $191,450,875 $196,037,969
17 The Santa Clause 2 Nov 1, 2002 Comedy Kids Fiction $139,225,854 $194,388,683
18 The Hunchback of Notre Dame Jun 21, 1996 Adventure Historical Fiction $100,117,603 $183,907,809
19 Hercules Jun 13, 1997 Adventure Historical Fiction $99,046,791 $175,220,035
20 Horton Hears a Who Mar 14, 2008 Adventure Fantasy $154,529,439 $174,760,313
21 The Rugrats Movie Nov 20, 1998 Adventure Kids Fiction $100,491,683 $172,482,498
22 Chicken Little Nov 4, 2005 Adventure Kids Fiction $135,386,665 $171,412,940
23 Chicken Run Jun 21, 2000 Adventure Kids Fiction $106,793,915 $160,884,337
24 The Princess Diaries Aug 3, 2001 Comedy Contemporary Fiction $108,244,774 $155,288,837
25 Rio Apr 15, 2011 Adventure Kids Fiction $143,619,809 $147,060,882
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 14 8.09% $428,149,139 98,425,090 $779,526,713 Toy Story $150,004,917
1996 13 6.48% $362,046,463 81,910,964 $648,734,835 101 Dalmatians $104,111,652
1997 11 3.51% $228,175,967 49,711,541 $393,715,405 Hercules $99,046,791
1998 16 6.39% $432,808,113 92,283,181 $730,882,794 A Bug's Life $136,420,000
1999 19 8.03% $586,305,156 115,414,402 $914,082,064 Toy Story 2 $208,768,773
2000 22 6.86% $512,825,999 95,143,971 $753,540,250 Chicken Run $106,793,915
2001 17 6.30% $511,688,711 90,404,365 $716,002,571 Monsters, Inc. $239,190,413
2002 20 5.01% $460,277,327 79,221,574 $627,434,866 The Santa Clause 2 $135,459,771
2003 20 5.90% $551,595,794 91,475,255 $724,484,020 Finding Nemo $339,714,367
2004 11 1.20% $109,404,533 17,617,476 $139,530,410 The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement $95,149,435
2005 16 5.13% $457,962,539 71,445,011 $565,844,487 Chicken Little $132,265,084
2006 15 7.28% $673,411,374 102,810,897 $814,262,304 Cars $244,052,771
2007 15 4.34% $417,645,615 60,704,306 $480,778,104 Ratatouille $206,445,654
2008 17 7.19% $715,352,456 99,631,262 $789,079,595 WALL-E $223,806,889
2009 15 2.80% $298,233,758 39,764,500 $314,934,840 The Princess and the Frog $85,859,339
2010 9 4.86% $509,249,849 64,543,703 $511,186,128 Toy Story 3 $415,004,880
2011 20 7.86% $797,153,678 100,523,783 $796,148,361 Cars 2 $191,450,875
2012 14 2.40% $265,383,094 33,339,577 $264,049,450 Beauty and the Beast $81,619,237
2013 10 2.62% $285,879,671 35,163,545 $278,495,276 Monsters University $268,488,329
2014 11 1.75% $181,511,570 22,216,833 $175,957,317 Rio 2 $131,538,435
2015 7 0.39% $20,950,715 2,580,135 $20,434,669 Monkey Kingdom $16,346,287