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Box Office History for PG Movies

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

Note: Figures for 2016 are at an annualized rate.

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

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreCreative
Type
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace May 19, 1999 Adventure Science Fiction $474,544,677 $761,329,663
2 Shrek 2 May 19, 2004 Adventure Kids Fiction $441,226,247 $592,504,152
3 Harry Potter and the Sorcererís Stone Nov 16, 2001 Adventure Fantasy $317,575,550 $472,336,516
4 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones May 16, 2002 Adventure Science Fiction $310,676,740 $438,448,684
5 Frozen Nov 22, 2013 Adventure Kids Fiction $400,738,009 $414,997,174
6 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Nov 17, 2000 Comedy Kids Fiction $260,044,825 $406,213,839
7 Shrek May 18, 2001 Adventure Kids Fiction $267,655,011 $398,645,183
8 Shrek the Third May 17, 2007 Adventure Kids Fiction $322,719,944 $393,333,456
9 Despicable Me 2 Jul 3, 2013 Comedy Kids Fiction $368,065,385 $381,646,568
10 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Dec 9, 2005 Adventure Fantasy $291,710,957 $381,557,539
11 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Nov 15, 2002 Adventure Fantasy $261,987,880 $379,606,879
12 Alice in Wonderland Mar 5, 2010 Adventure Fantasy $334,191,110 $357,063,499
13 Inside Out Jun 19, 2015 Adventure Kids Fiction $356,461,711 $356,461,711
14 The Incredibles Nov 5, 2004 Adventure Kids Fiction $261,441,092 $354,488,708
15 My Big Fat Greek Wedding Apr 19, 2002 Romantic Comedy Contemporary Fiction $241,438,208 $349,597,209
16 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Jul 15, 2009 Adventure Fantasy $301,959,197 $339,402,135
17 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Jun 4, 2004 Adventure Fantasy $249,538,952 $338,746,113
18 The Jungle Book Apr 15, 2016 Adventure Fantasy $338,478,909 $338,478,909
19 Minions Jul 10, 2015 Comedy Kids Fiction $336,045,770 $336,045,770
20 Zootopia Mar 4, 2016 Adventure Kids Fiction $335,874,645 $335,874,645
21 Apollo 13 Jun 30, 1995 Drama Dramatization $172,070,496 $333,394,597
22 Up May 29, 2009 Adventure Fantasy $293,004,164 $329,336,681
23 Night at the Museum Dec 22, 2006 Comedy Kids Fiction $250,863,268 $314,530,373
24 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Jul 15, 2005 Comedy Kids Fiction $206,459,076 $271,521,061
25 Despicable Me Jul 9, 2010 Comedy Kids Fiction $251,513,985 $268,726,195
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 47 18.48% $980,423,890 225,384,781 $1,785,047,466 Apollo 13 $172,070,496
1996 54 19.20% $1,105,345,585 250,078,162 $1,980,619,043 The First Wives Club $104,670,012
1997 53 17.48% $1,110,478,954 241,934,385 $1,916,120,329 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope $138,133,173
1998 46 13.22% $893,363,785 190,482,661 $1,508,622,675 The Truman Show $125,618,201
1999 34 15.73% $1,153,731,610 227,112,503 $1,798,731,024 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace $430,443,350
2000 34 14.13% $1,088,207,947 201,893,851 $1,598,999,300 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $253,367,455
2001 31 13.90% $1,152,521,674 203,625,724 $1,612,715,734 Harry Potter and the Sorcererís Stone $300,404,434
2002 55 21.78% $1,995,660,801 343,487,204 $2,720,418,656 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $310,676,740
2003 56 15.80% $1,452,072,546 240,808,023 $1,907,199,542 Elf $170,837,644
2004 67 25.18% $2,337,685,210 376,438,811 $2,981,395,383 Shrek 2 $441,226,247
2005 69 20.61% $1,815,802,761 283,276,527 $2,243,550,094 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe $217,677,877
2006 66 23.21% $2,131,813,903 325,467,734 $2,577,704,453 Ice Age: The Meltdown $195,330,621
2007 84 23.60% $2,304,336,951 334,932,657 $2,652,666,643 Shrek the Third $322,719,944
2008 58 15.24% $1,490,983,985 207,657,918 $1,644,650,711 Kung Fu Panda $215,434,591
2009 66 25.54% $2,718,012,349 362,401,636 $2,870,220,957 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince $301,959,197
2010 68 27.21% $2,858,596,597 362,306,267 $2,869,465,635 Alice in Wonderland $334,191,110
2011 71 16.86% $1,717,281,583 216,555,029 $1,715,115,830 Kung Fu Panda 2 $165,249,063
2012 62 19.51% $2,149,836,928 270,079,988 $2,139,033,505 Brave $237,277,071
2013 50 18.02% $1,969,237,999 242,218,674 $1,918,371,898 Despicable Me 2 $367,956,735
2014 64 21.51% $2,229,377,601 272,873,602 $2,161,158,928 The Lego Movie $257,784,718
2015 60 20.57% $2,325,897,096 275,907,099 $2,185,184,224 Inside Out $356,461,711
2016 32 26.90% $1,134,135,104 134,535,587 $1,065,521,849 The Jungle Book $338,478,909