Box Office History for Based on Musical or Opera Movies

Ticket Sales and Market Share by Year

1996: 0% market share 1997: 1% market share 1998: 1% market share 2001: 0% market share 2002: 0% market share 2003: 2% market share 2004: 0% market share 2005: 1% market share 2006: 0% market share 2007: 1% market share 2008: 2% market share 2009: 0% market share 2010: 0% market share 2011: 0% market share 2012: 0% market share
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Top-Grossing Movies 1995-2014, Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation

RankMovieRelease
Date
GenreMPAA
Rating
Total GrossInflation-Adjusted
Gross
1 Chicago Dec 27, 2002 Musical PG-13 $170,687,518 $223,432,081
2 Mamma Mia! Jul 18, 2008 Musical PG-13 $144,130,063 $158,382,479
3 Dreamgirls Dec 15, 2006 Musical PG-13 $103,365,956 $120,929,351
4 Evita Dec 25, 1996 Musical PG $50,047,179 $85,960,887
5 The Phantom of the Opera Dec 22, 2004 Musical PG-13 $51,225,796 $63,694,629
6 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Dec 21, 2007 Musical R $52,898,073 $59,595,655
7 Rock of Ages Jun 15, 2012 Musical R $38,518,613 $39,486,411
8 Rent Nov 23, 2005 Musical PG-13 $29,077,547 $35,791,241
9 Les Miserables May 1, 1998 Drama PG-13 $13,887,945 $23,336,758
10 Nine Dec 18, 2009 Musical PG-13 $19,676,965 $21,089,569
11 Hedwig and the Angry Inch Jul 20, 2001 Musical R $3,067,312 $4,222,515
12 U-Carmen e-Khayelitsha Mar 28, 2007 Musical Not Rated $494,152 $566,691
13 Aida at La Scala Dec 7, 2007 Concert/Performance Not Rated $222,927 $250,634
14 La Traviata at La Scala Feb 15, 2008 Concert/Performance Not Rated $195,494 $214,829
15 Bran Nue Dae Sep 10, 2010 Musical PG-13 $113,568 $117,447
16 Maria Stuarda at La Scala Mar 14, 2008 Concert/Performance Not Rated $83,214 $91,445
17 La Forza del Destino Apr 3, 2008 Concert/Performance Not Rated $52,577 $57,778
18 Tristan und Isolde at La Scala Jan 18, 2008 Concert/Performance Not Rated $50,172 $55,135
19 La Rondine Mar 8, 2008 Concert/Performance Not Rated $49,088 $53,944
20 Don Carlo Dec 5, 2008 Concert/Performance Not Rated $27,834 $30,590
21 Naked Boys Singing Oct 12, 2007 Musical Not Rated $25,526 $29,272
22 Carmen 3D Mar 5, 2011 Drama PG-13 $0 $0
Complete List

Year by Year Market Share

YearMovies in
Release
Market
Share
GrossTickets SoldInflation-
Adjusted
Gross
Top-Grossing MovieGross that Year
1996 1 0.01% $334,440 75,665 $599,267 Evita $334,440
1997 1 0.76% $49,660,364 10,819,251 $85,688,468 Evita $49,660,364
1998 2 0.62% $42,282,932 9,015,550 $71,403,156 Grease $28,411,018
2001 1 0.04% $3,029,081 535,173 $4,238,570 Hedwig and the Angry Inch $3,029,081
2002 1 0.02% $2,074,929 357,131 $2,828,478 Chicago $2,074,929
2003 1 1.80% $168,606,379 27,961,257 $221,453,155 Chicago $168,606,379
2004 1 0.18% $16,178,431 2,605,222 $20,633,358 The Phantom of the Opera $16,178,431
2005 2 0.72% $64,124,912 10,003,887 $79,230,785 The Phantom of the Opera $35,047,365
2006 1 0.45% $41,348,556 6,312,757 $49,997,035 Dreamgirls $41,348,556
2007 5 0.97% $93,265,044 13,555,965 $107,363,243 Dreamgirls $62,017,400
2008 9 1.68% $166,981,476 23,256,475 $184,191,282 Mamma Mia! $144,130,063
2009 1 0.13% $13,745,976 1,832,797 $14,515,752 Nine $13,745,976
2010 3 0.06% $6,349,817 804,791 $6,373,945 Nine $5,930,989
2011 1 0.00% $4,907 619 $4,902 Grease $4,907
2012 1 0.36% $38,518,613 4,839,021 $38,325,046 Rock of Ages $38,518,613