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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 $436,471,036 $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 $302,181,125 $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 $321,012,359 $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 Minions Jul 10, 2015 Comedy Kids Fiction $336,045,770 $336,045,770
19 Apollo 13 Jun 30, 1995 Drama Dramatization $172,036,360 $333,394,597
20 Up May 29, 2009 Adventure Fantasy $293,004,164 $329,336,681
21 Zootopia Mar 4, 2016 Adventure Kids Fiction $324,443,217 $324,443,217
22 Night at the Museum Dec 22, 2006 Comedy Kids Fiction $250,863,268 $314,530,373
23 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Jul 15, 2005 Comedy Kids Fiction $206,459,076 $271,521,061
24 Despicable Me Jul 9, 2010 Comedy Kids Fiction $251,513,985 $268,726,195
25 National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets Dec 21, 2007 Adventure Contemporary Fiction $219,961,501 $267,003,525
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 47 18.47% $979,950,563 225,275,970 $1,784,185,682 Apollo 13 $172,036,360
1996 54 19.20% $1,105,296,992 250,067,168 $1,980,531,971 The First Wives Club $104,625,228
1997 53 17.49% $1,110,289,111 241,893,026 $1,915,792,766 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope $138,133,173
1998 46 13.22% $892,927,044 190,389,539 $1,507,885,149 The Truman Show $125,466,701
1999 34 15.72% $1,153,595,795 227,085,768 $1,798,519,283 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 21.71% $1,987,165,186 342,024,964 $2,708,837,715 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $302,181,125
2003 56 15.80% $1,452,072,546 240,808,023 $1,907,199,542 Elf $170,837,644
2004 67 25.15% $2,332,929,999 375,673,076 $2,975,330,762 Shrek 2 $436,471,036
2005 69 20.60% $1,815,373,815 283,209,609 $2,243,020,103 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 23.59% $2,302,629,366 334,684,462 $2,650,700,939 Shrek the Third $321,012,359
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 21.50% $2,229,377,601 272,873,602 $2,161,158,928 The Lego Movie $257,784,718
2015 60 20.58% $2,325,897,096 275,907,099 $2,185,184,224 Inside Out $356,461,711
2016 26 27.48% $931,770,847 110,530,339 $875,400,285 Zootopia $324,443,217