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All Time Worldwide Box Office for Historical Fiction Movies


See also: Top Historical Fiction Domestic - Top Historical Fiction International

Other Worldwide Creative Types records: Top Contemporary Fiction Worldwide - Top Science Fiction Worldwide - Top Fantasy Worldwide - Top Kids Fiction Worldwide - Top Super Hero Worldwide - Top Dramatization Worldwide - Top Factual Worldwide

This chart contains the top 100 Historical Fiction movies based on the cumulative worldwide box office.

See our Historical Fiction Theatrical Market Charts for more overviews regarding the domestic theatrical box office performance of Historical Fiction movies.

Rank Released Movie Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
1 1997 Titanic $2,208,208,395 $659,363,944 $1,548,844,451
2 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest $1,066,215,812 $423,315,812 $642,900,000
3 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End $963,420,425 $309,420,425 $654,000,000
4 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull $786,635,413 $317,101,119 $469,534,294
5 2017 It $697,459,228 $327,481,748 $369,977,480
6 1994 Forrest Gump $679,850,637 $330,151,138 $349,699,499
7 2011 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows $535,663,443 $186,848,418 $348,815,025
8 2009 Sherlock Holmes $498,438,212 $209,028,679 $289,409,533
9 1998 Saving Private Ryan $485,035,085 $216,335,085 $268,700,000
10 2004 Troy $484,161,265 $133,298,577 $350,862,688
11 2000 Gladiator $457,683,805 $187,683,805 $270,000,000
12 2003 The Last Samurai $456,810,575 $111,110,575 $345,700,000
13 2007 300 $454,161,935 $210,614,939 $243,546,996
14 2012 Django Unchained $449,948,323 $162,805,434 $287,142,889
15 1999 Tarzan $448,191,819 $171,091,819 $277,100,000
16 2012 Les Miserables $442,169,052 $148,809,770 $293,359,282
17 1990 Dances with Wolves $424,200,000 $184,208,842 $239,991,158
18 2017 The Mummy $410,333,326 $80,101,125 $330,232,201
19 1939 Gone with the Wind $390,525,192 $198,680,470 $191,844,722
20 1991 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves $390,500,000 $165,493,908 $225,006,092
21 1978 Grease $387,513,770 $181,813,770 $205,700,000
22 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark $367,452,079 $225,686,079 $141,766,000
23 1994 The Flintstones $358,500,000 $130,531,208 $227,968,792
24 2014 Noah $352,831,065 $101,200,044 $251,631,021
25 2013 The Great Gatsby $351,040,419 $144,840,419 $206,200,000
26 2017 Murder on the Orient Express $349,213,586 $102,826,543 $246,387,043
27 2016 The Legend of Tarzan $349,143,061 $126,643,061 $222,500,000
28 1995 Pocahontas $347,100,000 $141,579,773 $205,520,227
29 2016 The Great Wall $334,550,106 $45,157,105 $289,393,001
30 1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom $333,080,271 $179,880,271 $153,200,000
31 2014 300: Rise of an Empire $330,780,051 $106,580,051 $224,200,000
32 1996 The Hunchback of Notre Dame $325,500,000 $100,138,851 $225,361,149
33 2010 Robin Hood $322,459,006 $105,487,148 $216,971,858
34 2009 Inglourious Basterds $316,915,264 $120,774,594 $196,140,670
35 2002 Chicago $306,770,545 $170,687,518 $136,083,027
36 2004 Van Helsing $300,150,546 $120,150,546 $180,000,000
37 2010 Shutter Island $299,461,782 $128,012,934 $171,448,848
38 1965 The Sound of Music $286,214,286 $163,214,286 $123,000,000
39 1998 Shakespeare in Love $279,500,000 $100,317,794 $179,182,206
40 2008 10,000 B.C. $269,065,678 $94,784,201 $174,281,477
41 1972 The Godfather $268,500,000 $134,966,411 $133,533,589
42 2014 Exodus: Gods and Kings $268,314,513 $65,014,513 $203,300,000
43 2017 Baahubali 2: The Conclusion $263,565,794 $18,985,794 $244,580,000
44 2013 The Lone Ranger $260,002,115 $89,302,115 $170,700,000
45 1985 Out of Africa $258,210,860 $79,096,868 $179,113,992
46 2010 True Grit $252,276,928 $171,243,005 $81,033,923
47 1997 Hercules $250,700,000 $99,112,101 $151,587,899
48 1998 The Mask of Zorro $233,700,000 $93,828,745 $139,871,255
49 1996 The English Patient $231,710,008 $78,716,374 $152,993,634
50 1998 La vita è bella $229,385,361 $57,598,247 $171,787,114
51 2012 Argo $227,140,757 $136,025,503 $91,115,254
52 2017 Fang Hua $223,414,744 $1,891,956 $221,522,788
53 1999 Wild Wild West $221,229,335 $113,805,681 $107,423,654
54 2005 Kingdom of Heaven $218,853,353 $47,398,413 $171,454,940
55 1992 Bram Stoker's Dracula $215,862,692 $82,522,790 $133,339,902
56 2000 The Patriot $215,300,000 $113,330,342 $101,969,658
57 2008 Australia $215,080,810 $49,554,002 $165,526,808
58 1987 Dirty Dancing $213,893,795 $63,892,689 $150,001,106
59 2011 The Help $213,120,004 $169,705,587 $43,414,417
60 2003 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World $212,912,137 $93,926,386 $118,985,751
61 2014 Fury $210,315,681 $85,817,906 $124,497,775
62 2001 The Others $207,765,056 $96,522,687 $111,242,369
63 1999 Sleepy Hollow $207,068,340 $101,068,340 $106,000,000
64 2004 King Arthur $203,877,963 $51,877,963 $152,000,000
65 2007 Hairspray $203,035,572 $118,871,849 $84,163,723
66 1990 The Hunt for Red October $200,500,000 $120,709,866 $79,790,134
67 2012 The Vow $197,618,160 $125,014,030 $72,604,130
68 2017 The Shape of Water $190,431,916 $63,859,435 $126,572,481
69 2002 Road to Perdition $183,354,514 $104,054,514 $79,300,000
70 2002 Gangs of New York $183,124,621 $77,730,500 $105,394,121
71 1994 Maverick $183,015,237 $101,631,272 $81,383,965
72 2013 12 Years a Slave $181,025,343 $56,671,993 $124,353,350
73 2001 Moulin Rouge $179,208,843 $57,386,369 $121,822,474
74 2004 Jet Li's Hero $177,535,958 $53,652,140 $123,883,818
75 2005 Brokeback Mountain $177,012,173 $83,043,761 $93,968,412
76 1995 The Bridges of Madison County $175,516,617 $71,516,617 $104,000,000
77 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues $172,185,754 $127,352,707 $44,833,047
78 2006 Blood Diamond $171,377,916 $57,377,916 $114,000,000
79 2004 Starsky & Hutch $170,200,225 $88,200,225 $82,000,000
80 2003 Cold Mountain $165,173,909 $95,632,614 $69,541,295
81 2014 The Grand Budapest Hotel $164,350,409 $59,076,019 $105,274,390
82 2007 No Country for Old Men $164,051,250 $74,273,505 $89,777,745
83 2015 Bridge of Spies $162,610,473 $72,313,754 $90,296,719
84 2016 The Magnificent Seven $162,526,238 $93,432,655 $69,093,583
85 2005 Memoirs of a Geisha $161,510,853 $57,010,853 $104,500,000
86 1994 Legends of the Fall $160,502,573 $66,502,573 $94,000,000
87 1973 The Sting $159,616,327 $159,616,327 $0
88 1992 Unforgiven $159,157,447 $101,157,447 $58,000,000
89 2006 The Pink Panther $158,926,474 $82,226,474 $76,700,000
90 2014 The Monuments Men $158,702,748 $78,031,620 $80,671,128
91 2015 Yip Man 3 $156,835,197 $2,679,437 $154,155,760
92 2006 Dreamgirls $155,708,695 $103,365,956 $52,342,739
93 2004 The Phantom of the Opera $153,770,052 $51,225,796 $102,544,256
94 2007 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street $153,329,844 $52,898,073 $100,431,771
95 2000 Chocolat $152,500,343 $71,309,760 $81,190,583
96 2003 Seabiscuit $148,715,342 $120,277,854 $28,437,488
97 2015 The Hateful Eight $145,443,360 $54,117,416 $91,325,944
98 2005 The Legend of Zorro $141,475,336 $45,575,336 $95,900,000
99 2003 Mona Lisa Smile $141,205,169 $63,803,100 $77,402,069
100 2003 The Jungle Book 2 $140,122,225 $47,901,582 $92,220,643

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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