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All Time Worldwide Box Office for Based on Musical or Opera Movies


See also: Top Based on Musical or Opera Domestic - Top Based on Musical or Opera International

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This chart contains the top 100 Based on Musical or Opera movies based on the cumulative worldwide box office.

See our Based on Musical or Opera Theatrical Market Charts for more overviews regarding the domestic theatrical box office performance of Based on Musical or Opera movies.

Rank Released Movie Worldwide
Box Office
Domestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
1 2008 Mamma Mia! $615,748,772 $144,130,063 $471,618,709
2 1978 Grease $387,513,770 $181,813,770 $205,700,000
3 2002 Chicago $306,770,545 $170,687,518 $136,083,027
4 2006 Dreamgirls $155,708,695 $103,365,956 $52,342,739
5 2004 The Phantom of the Opera $153,770,052 $51,225,796 $102,544,256
6 2007 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street $153,329,844 $52,898,073 $100,431,771
7 1996 Evita $151,947,179 $50,047,179 $101,900,000
8 1971 Fiddler on the Roof $80,500,000 $80,500,000 $0
9 1964 My Fair Lady $72,070,955 $72,000,000 $70,955
10 1982 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas $69,701,637 $69,701,637 $0
11 2012 Rock of Ages $61,031,932 $38,518,613 $22,513,319
12 1982 Annie $57,059,003 $57,059,003 $0
13 2009 Nine $53,508,858 $19,676,965 $33,831,893
14 1975 Tommy $34,251,525 $34,251,525 $0
15 2005 Rent $31,670,620 $29,077,547 $2,593,073
16 1943 This is the Army $19,500,000 $19,500,000 $0
17 1982 Grease 2 $14,297,083 $14,297,083 $0
18 1985 A Chorus Line $14,202,899 $14,202,899 $0
19 1998 Les Miserables $13,887,945 $13,887,945 $0
20 1953 Gentlemen Prefer Blondes $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $0
21 1961 Babes in Toyland $10,218,316 $10,218,316 $0
22 1982 The Pirate Movie $7,983,086 $7,983,086 $0
23 2012 Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall $7,106,631 $0 $7,106,631
24 2010 Bran Nue Dae $6,812,530 $113,568 $6,698,962
25 1951 Call Me Mister $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $0
26 1943 Girl Crazy $3,800,000 $3,800,000 $0
27 2001 Hedwig and the Angry Inch $3,740,030 $3,067,312 $672,718
28 2016 Miss Saigon 25th Anniversary Performance $3,646,351 $0 $3,646,351
29 2017 La Llamada $3,334,804 $0 $3,334,804
30 1949 On the Town $2,900,000 $2,900,000 $0
31 2008 Truck $2,431,064 $0 $2,431,064
32 2016 The Met: Live in HD - Madama Butterfly $2,331,048 $1,700,900 $630,148
33 2018 Met Opera: Tosca $2,273,942 $0 $2,273,942
34 2016 The Met: Live in HD - Manon Lescaut $2,254,165 $1,770,000 $484,165
35 2016 Met Opera: La Boheme $1,774,848 $0 $1,774,848
36 2017 Met Opera: Der Rosenkavalier $1,498,974 $0 $1,498,974
37 2015 The Nutcracker Royal Ballet 2015 $1,494,137 $0 $1,494,137
38 2017 Met Opera: Norma $1,274,090 $0 $1,274,090
39 1975 The Rocky Horror Picture Show $1,248,940 $1,054,845 $194,095
40 1988 A Time of Destiny $1,212,487 $1,212,487 $0
41 2017 Royal Opera House Madame Butterfly $1,144,587 $0 $1,144,587
42 2018 Royal Opera House: Carmen $997,945 $0 $997,945
43 2018 Royal Opera House: Tosca $944,627 $0 $944,627
44 2017 Royal Opera: House La Boheme (2017/18) $893,521 $0 $893,521
45 2017 Royal Opera: Otello $795,768 $0 $795,768
46 2018 Royal Opera House: Rigoletto $746,866 $0 $746,866
47 2016 Saturday’s Warrior $744,046 $744,046 $0
48 2017 Royal Opera House: Die Zauberflote $728,404 $0 $728,404
49 1983 The Pirates of Penzance $694,497 $694,497 $0
50 2015 The Mikado $685,984 $0 $685,984
51 2015 London Road $622,070 $0 $622,070
52 2017 Met Opera: Nabucco $605,203 $0 $605,203
53 2016 Bai Mao Nu $600,000 $0 $600,000
54 2017 Royal Opera 2016/17 Il Trovatore $552,871 $0 $552,871
55 2007 U-Carmen e-Khayelitsha $503,288 $494,152 $9,136
56 2017 Met Opera: Eugene Onegin $472,379 $0 $472,379
57 2017 Met Opera: La Traviata $441,597 $0 $441,597
58 2016 Royal opera Lucia Di Lammermoor $420,836 $0 $420,836
59 2016 Royal Opera Cosi Fan Tutte (2016) $417,987 $0 $417,987
60 2016 Met Opera Don Giovanni (2016) $395,963 $0 $395,963
61 2018 Met Opera: L'Elisir d'Amore $376,307 $0 $376,307
62 2017 Gatta Cenerentola $359,791 $0 $359,791
63 2015 Otello Met Opera 2015 $340,647 $0 $340,647
64 2017 Met Opera: Die Zauberflote $333,432 $0 $333,432
65 2016 Met Opera: Elektra $320,041 $0 $320,041
66 2017 Met Opera 2017: Romeo et Juliette $315,124 $0 $315,124
67 2017 Met Opera: Idomeneo $307,282 $0 $307,282
68 2012 Jesus Christ Superstar Live $305,765 $0 $305,765
69 2018 Met Opera: Semiramide $292,243 $0 $292,243
70 2016 Tristan und Isolde - Met Opera 2016 (Opera) $290,749 $0 $290,749
71 2016 Il Barbiere Di Siviglia - Glyndebourne 2016 (Op… $231,101 $0 $231,101
72 2007 Aida at La Scala $222,927 $222,927 $0
73 2016 Royal Opera: Werther $218,148 $0 $218,148
74 2008 La Traviata at La Scala $195,494 $195,494 $0
75 2017 Disney’s Newsies: The Broadway Musical $192,651 $0 $192,651
76 2012 Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies $173,344 $0 $173,344
77 2017 Met Opera: The Exterminating Angel $171,765 $0 $171,765
78 2016 Met Opera 2016: L'Amour De Loin $158,333 $0 $158,333
79 2015 The Last Five Years $147,299 $147,299 $0
80 2015 Lulu $140,915 $0 $140,915
81 2016 Met Opera: Madama Butterfly (puccini) $128,237 $0 $128,237
82 2016 Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg - Glyndebourne 2016 $108,927 $0 $108,927
83 2017 Glyndebourne: La Traviata $87,521 $0 $87,521
84 2008 Maria Stuarda at La Scala $83,214 $83,214 $0
85 2016 The Nutcracker Sweet $76,203 $0 $76,203
86 2016 Met Opera: La Boheme (2016) $72,983 $0 $72,983
87 2013 Billy Budd $62,210 $0 $62,210
88 2017 Teatro Dell'Opera: La Traviata $60,233 $0 $60,233
89 2014 Met Opera: Romeo et Juliette $59,364 $0 $59,364
90 2016 Met Opera: Cosi Fan Tutte $56,244 $0 $56,244
91 2015 The Rape of Lucretia $52,903 $0 $52,903
92 2008 La Forza del Destino $52,577 $52,577 $0
93 2008 Tristan und Isolde at La Scala $50,172 $50,172 $0
94 2008 La Rondine $49,088 $49,088 $0
95 2015 Opera Australia: Aida on Sydney Harbour $47,503 $0 $47,503
96 2016 Opera Australia: Turandot On Sydney Harbour $33,463 $0 $33,463
97 2016 Saul - Glyndebourne 2016 (Opera) $28,227 $0 $28,227
98 2008 Don Carlo $27,834 $27,834 $0
99 2007 Naked Boys Singing $25,526 $25,526 $0
100 2016 Met Opera: Tosca (encore) $23,859 $0 $23,859

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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