Box Office History for PG Movies

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

1995: 19% market share 1996: 19% market share 1997: 18% market share 1998: 13% market share 1999: 16% market share 2000: 15% market share 2001: 14% market share 2002: 22% market share 2003: 16% market share 2004: 26% market share 2005: 21% market share 2006: 23% market share 2007: 23% market share 2008: 15% market share 2009: 26% market share 2010: 27% market share 2011: 17% market share 2012: 19% market share 2013: 18% market share 2014: 22% market share 2015: 23% 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 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace May 19, 1999 Adventure Science Fiction $474,544,677 $737,837,390
2 Shrek 2 May 19, 2004 Adventure Kids Fiction $441,226,247 $574,230,010
3 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Nov 16, 2001 Adventure Fantasy $317,575,552 $457,415,457
4 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones May 16, 2002 Adventure Science Fiction $310,676,740 $424,925,957
5 Frozen Nov 22, 2013 Adventure Kids Fiction $400,738,016 $402,197,736
6 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Nov 17, 2000 Comedy Kids Fiction $260,044,832 $393,665,404
7 Shrek May 18, 2001 Adventure Kids Fiction $267,655,011 $386,345,754
8 Shrek the Third May 17, 2007 Adventure Kids Fiction $322,719,944 $381,202,175
9 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Dec 9, 2005 Adventure Fantasy $291,710,957 $370,006,702
10 Despicable Me 2 Jul 2, 2013 Comedy Kids Fiction $368,065,385 $369,875,737
11 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Nov 15, 2002 Adventure Fantasy $261,987,880 $367,585,915
12 Alice in Wonderland Mar 5, 2010 Adventure Fantasy $334,191,110 $346,050,865
13 The Incredibles Nov 5, 2004 Adventure Kids Fiction $261,441,092 $343,551,016
14 My Big Fat Greek Wedding Apr 19, 2002 Romantic Comedy Contemporary Fiction $241,438,208 $338,537,725
15 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Jul 15, 2009 Adventure Fantasy $301,959,200 $328,934,216
16 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Jun 4, 2004 Adventure Fantasy $249,538,952 $328,259,562
17 Apollo 13 Jun 30, 1995 Drama Dramatization $172,070,496 $323,111,972
18 Up May 29, 2009 Adventure Fantasy $293,004,164 $319,179,204
19 Night at the Museum Dec 22, 2006 Comedy Kids Fiction $250,863,268 $305,515,475
20 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Jul 15, 2005 Comedy Kids Fiction $206,459,076 $263,143,380
21 Despicable Me Jul 9, 2010 Comedy Kids Fiction $251,513,985 $260,438,072
22 The Lego Movie Feb 7, 2014 Adventure Kids Fiction $257,784,720 $257,784,720
23 National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets Dec 21, 2007 Adventure Contemporary Fiction $219,961,504 $257,382,868
24 Alvin and the Chipmunks Dec 14, 2007 Comedy Kids Fiction $217,326,976 $254,915,454
25 Ice Age Mar 15, 2002 Adventure Kids Fiction $176,387,408 $248,035,301
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1995 47 18.51% $979,654,940 225,208,035 $1,783,647,637 Apollo 13 $172,036,360
1996 55 18.72% $1,046,590,895 236,785,267 $1,875,339,315 Phenomenon $104,464,977
1997 54 17.95% $1,168,229,810 254,516,299 $2,015,769,088 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope $138,133,173
1998 44 13.17% $892,839,618 190,370,920 $1,507,737,686 The Truman Show $125,466,701
1999 34 15.80% $1,153,349,691 227,037,343 $1,798,135,757 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace $430,443,350
2000 34 14.55% $1,088,366,061 201,923,202 $1,599,231,760 How the Grinch Stole Christmas $253,367,455
2001 31 13.97% $1,135,100,343 200,547,765 $1,588,338,299 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone $291,594,218
2002 57 21.65% $1,989,292,188 342,391,085 $2,711,737,393 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $302,181,125
2003 56 15.78% $1,475,544,044 244,700,508 $1,938,028,023 Elf $170,837,644
2004 67 25.61% $2,332,801,850 375,652,470 $2,975,167,562 Shrek 2 $436,471,036
2005 70 20.92% $1,867,768,666 291,383,566 $2,307,757,843 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe $225,703,346
2006 67 22.75% $2,104,740,774 321,334,472 $2,544,969,018 Ice Age: The Meltdown $195,330,621
2007 86 23.08% $2,222,308,679 323,009,981 $2,558,239,050 Shrek the Third $321,012,359
2008 57 15.42% $1,533,687,765 213,605,541 $1,691,755,885 Kung Fu Panda $215,434,591
2009 66 25.52% $2,717,587,066 362,344,943 $2,869,771,949 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince $301,959,197
2010 69 27.25% $2,854,559,187 361,794,544 $2,865,412,788 Alice in Wonderland $334,191,110
2011 72 16.84% $1,707,915,338 215,373,900 $1,705,761,288 Kung Fu Panda 2 $165,249,063
2012 62 19.49% $2,158,889,447 271,217,241 $2,148,040,549 Brave $237,277,071
2013 50 18.07% $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 33 22.78% $863,700,796 105,716,115 $837,271,631 Cinderella $197,442,446