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All Time International Box Office for Based on Real Life Events Movies


See also: Top Based on Real Life Events Domestic - Top Based on Real Life Events Worldwide

Other International Sources records: Top Original Screenplay International - Top Based on Fiction Book/Short Story International - Top Based on Comic/Graphic Novel International - Top Remake International - Top Based on TV International - Top Based on Factual Book/Article International - Top Based on Play International

This chart contains the top 100 Based on Real Life Events movies based on the cumulative international box office.

See our Based on Real Life Events Theatrical Market Charts for more overviews regarding the domestic theatrical box office performance of Based on Real Life Events movies.

Rank Released Movie International
Box Office
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1 2016 Dangal $279,855,992 $12,391,761 $292,247,753
2 2001 Pearl Harbor $250,700,000 $198,539,855 $449,239,855
3 1993 Schindler's List $225,298,388 $96,067,179 $321,365,567
4 2017 The Greatest Showman $215,668,098 $174,096,152 $389,764,250
5 1995 Pocahontas $205,520,227 $141,579,773 $347,100,000
6 1984 Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets $186,200,000 $52,800,000 $239,000,000
7 2009 Michael Jackson's This Is It $180,000,000 $72,091,016 $252,091,016
8 2015 Everest $178,353,226 $43,482,270 $221,835,496
9 2016 Operation Mekong $171,789,240 $800,012 $172,589,252
10 2015 Yip Man 3 $154,155,760 $2,679,437 $156,835,197
11 2012 The Impossible $150,570,724 $19,019,882 $169,590,606
12 2006 The Pursuit of Happyness $144,725,057 $162,586,036 $307,311,093
13 2004 The Terminal $141,600,000 $77,073,959 $218,673,959
14 1995 Braveheart $133,499,597 $75,545,647 $209,045,244
15 2004 Alexander $133,000,000 $34,297,191 $167,297,191
16 2000 Erin Brockovich $132,256,558 $125,548,685 $257,805,243
17 2014 Myeong-ryang $130,619,928 $2,830,989 $133,450,917
18 2010 The Social Network $127,959,441 $96,962,694 $224,922,135
19 2008 Valkyrie $120,824,345 $83,107,829 $203,932,174
20 2009 Red Cliff $119,000,000 $627,047 $119,627,047
21 2013 Captain Phillips $113,511,767 $107,136,417 $220,648,184
22 2013 American Hustle $107,760,487 $150,117,807 $257,878,294
23 2004 The Aviator $105,762,065 $102,608,827 $208,370,892
24 2004 Fahrenheit 9/11 $102,034,442 $119,114,517 $221,148,959
25 2017 The Post $95,677,949 $81,903,458 $177,581,407
26 1995 Dangerous Minds $94,000,000 $84,919,401 $178,919,401
27 1997 Seven Years in Tibet $93,500,000 $37,945,884 $131,445,884
28 2016 Hacksaw Ridge $93,031,528 $67,209,615 $160,241,143
29 2006 World Trade Center $93,016,761 $70,278,893 $163,295,654
30 2005 Der Untergang $88,129,804 $5,501,940 $93,631,744
31 2017 Taeksi Woonjunsa $86,438,181 $1,527,829 $87,966,010
32 1993 Cool Runnings $86,200,000 $68,856,263 $155,056,263
33 2012 The Iron Lady $85,632,668 $29,959,436 $115,592,104
34 2017 American Made $84,200,511 $51,342,000 $135,542,511
35 2010 Unstoppable $84,157,979 $81,562,942 $165,720,921
36 2005 Munich $84,113,682 $47,379,090 $131,492,772
37 2011 Sanctum $81,074,443 $23,209,310 $104,283,753
38 2002 The Pianist $79,334,860 $32,519,322 $111,854,182
39 2007 La Môme $78,312,055 $10,299,782 $88,611,837
40 1982 Gandhi $75,000,000 $52,767,889 $127,767,889
41 2018 Li hai le, wo de guo $74,944,664 $0 $74,944,664
42 2012 The Vow $72,604,130 $125,014,030 $197,618,160
43 2006 The Queen $72,444,162 $56,441,711 $128,885,873
44 2013 Rush $71,283,215 $26,947,624 $98,230,839
45 2005 The Exorcism of Emily Rose $69,456,624 $75,072,454 $144,529,078
46 2005 Walk the Line $68,188,093 $119,519,402 $187,707,495
47 2013 Stalingrad $67,693,174 $1,013,945 $68,707,119
48 2010 Oceans $67,365,211 $19,422,319 $86,787,530
49 1998 Patch Adams $67,158,032 $135,014,968 $202,173,000
50 2015 In the Heart of the Sea $65,400,000 $25,020,758 $90,420,758
51 2014 Jing Cheng 81 Hao $65,220,000 $0 $65,220,000
52 2009 Jiàngúo dàyè $62,995,096 $0 $62,995,096
53 2003 Calendar Girls $62,063,000 $31,011,616 $93,074,616
54 2016 Deepwater Horizon $61,497,687 $61,433,527 $122,931,214
55 2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler $60,393,403 $116,632,095 $177,025,498
56 2011 Jiàn Dǎng Wěi Yè $60,096,706 $151,305 $60,248,011
57 2013 Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa $58,900,000 $102,003,019 $160,903,019
58 2007 Elizabeth: The Golden Age $58,585,626 $16,285,240 $74,870,866
59 2005 La marche de l'empereur $55,839,136 $77,437,223 $133,276,359
60 2017 1987: When the Day Comes $55,220,202 $0 $55,220,202
61 2006 Letters from Iwo Jima $54,111,916 $13,756,082 $67,867,998
62 2016 Les Visiteurs: La Révolution $54,000,000 $0 $54,000,000
63 2000 Coyote Ugly $53,130,205 $60,786,269 $113,916,474
64 2017 The Outlaws $52,097,753 $0 $52,097,753
65 1998 Elizabeth $52,067,943 $30,082,699 $82,150,642
66 2013 Yi dai zong shi $51,392,340 $6,594,959 $57,987,299
67 2015 The Walk $51,035,862 $10,161,183 $61,197,045
68 2015 Himalaya $51,009,970 $696,717 $51,706,687
69 2004 Ray $49,517,099 $75,305,995 $124,823,094
70 2011 Ip Man: Legend of the Grand Master $49,516,279 $205,675 $49,721,954
71 1998 Mysteries of Egypt $49,406,714 $40,593,286 $90,000,000
72 2011 J. Edgar $47,300,000 $37,306,030 $84,606,030
73 2015 Spotlight $47,151,583 $45,055,776 $92,207,359
74 2006 United 93 $46,067,901 $31,567,134 $77,635,035
75 2001 Enemy at the Gates $45,574,512 $51,396,781 $96,971,293
76 2017 Gunhamdo $44,767,484 $1,104,957 $45,872,441
77 2009 Coco avant Chanel $44,700,000 $6,113,834 $50,813,834
78 2015 Joy $44,682,827 $56,451,232 $101,134,059
79 1995 Dead Man Walking $43,701,011 $39,387,284 $83,088,295
80 2005 Cinderella Man $43,371,577 $61,649,911 $105,021,488
81 2011 Des Hommes et Des Dieux $42,308,874 $3,954,651 $46,263,525
82 2017 Bad Genius $42,197,645 $0 $42,197,645
83 2006 Huo Yuan Jia $42,000,000 $24,633,730 $66,633,730
84 2010 127 Hours $41,881,941 $18,335,230 $60,217,171
85 2006 Deep Sea 3D $41,778,182 $46,264,738 $88,042,920
86 2015 Straight Outta Compton $40,985,196 $161,197,785 $202,182,981
87 1998 Everest $40,811,529 $87,178,599 $127,990,128
88 2015 Legend $40,769,083 $1,872,994 $42,642,077
89 2006 The Good Shepherd $40,000,000 $59,908,565 $99,908,565
90 2013 One Direction: This is Us $39,668,412 $28,873,374 $68,541,786
91 2012 Zero Dark Thirty $38,891,719 $95,720,716 $134,612,435
92 2016 The Last Princess $38,802,677 $25,753 $38,828,430
93 2004 The Motorcycle Diaries $38,272,828 $16,756,372 $55,029,200
94 2018 Nada a Perder $37,720,311 $679,531 $38,399,842
95 2004 Mar adentro $37,600,000 $2,086,345 $39,686,345
96 2002 Bowling for Columbine $36,664,469 $21,576,018 $58,240,487
97 2008 The Bank Job $36,082,345 $30,060,660 $66,143,005
98 2010 The Fighter $35,645,379 $93,617,009 $129,262,388
99 2007 August Rush $34,351,707 $31,664,162 $66,015,869
100 2000 Men of Honor $33,524,574 $48,814,909 $82,339,483

The International Market is defined as all territories excluding the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam.

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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