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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! $615,748,877 $144,130,063 $471,618,814
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 $153,974,114 $51,225,796 $102,748,318
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 $3,257,584 $0 $3,257,584
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 2017 Met Opera: Der Rosenkavalier $1,498,974 $0 $1,498,974
34 2015 The Nutcracker Royal Ballet 2015 $1,494,137 $0 $1,494,137
35 2017 Met Opera: Norma $1,274,090 $0 $1,274,090
36 1975 The Rocky Horror Picture Show $1,248,940 $1,054,845 $194,095
37 1988 A Time of Destiny $1,212,487 $1,212,487 $0
38 2017 Royal Opera House Madame Butterfly $1,144,587 $0 $1,144,587
39 2017 Royal Opera: House La Boheme (2017/18) $893,521 $0 $893,521
40 2017 Royal Opera: Otello $795,768 $0 $795,768
41 2016 Saturday’s Warrior $744,046 $744,046 $0
42 2017 Royal Opera House: Die Zauberflote $728,404 $0 $728,404
43 1983 The Pirates of Penzance $694,497 $694,497 $0
44 2015 The Mikado $685,984 $0 $685,984
45 2015 London Road $622,070 $0 $622,070
46 2017 Met Opera: Nabucco $605,203 $0 $605,203
47 2016 Bai Mao Nu $600,000 $0 $600,000
48 2017 Royal Opera 2016/17 Il Trovatore $552,871 $0 $552,871
49 2007 U-Carmen e-Khayelitsha $503,288 $494,152 $9,136
50 2017 Met Opera: Eugene Onegin $472,379 $0 $472,379
51 2017 Met Opera: La Traviata $441,597 $0 $441,597
52 2016 Royal opera Lucia Di Lammermoor $420,836 $0 $420,836
53 2016 Royal Opera Cosi Fan Tutte (2016) $417,987 $0 $417,987
54 2016 Met Opera Don Giovanni (2016) $395,963 $0 $395,963
55 2017 Gatta Cenerentola $359,791 $0 $359,791
56 2015 Otello Met Opera 2015 $340,647 $0 $340,647
57 2017 Met Opera: Die Zauberflote $333,432 $0 $333,432
58 2016 Met Opera: Elektra $320,041 $0 $320,041
59 2017 Met Opera 2017: Romeo et Juliette $315,124 $0 $315,124
60 2017 Met Opera: Idomeneo $307,282 $0 $307,282
61 2012 Jesus Christ Superstar Live $305,765 $0 $305,765
62 2016 Tristan und Isolde - Met Opera 2016 (Opera) $290,749 $0 $290,749
63 2016 Il Barbiere Di Siviglia - Glyndebourne 2016 (Op… $231,101 $0 $231,101
64 2007 Aida at La Scala $222,927 $222,927 $0
65 2016 Royal Opera: Werther $218,148 $0 $218,148
66 2008 La Traviata at La Scala $195,494 $195,494 $0
67 2017 Disney’s Newsies: The Broadway Musical $192,651 $0 $192,651
68 2012 Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies $173,344 $0 $173,344
69 2016 Met Opera 2016: L'Amour De Loin $158,333 $0 $158,333
70 2017 Met Opera: The Exterminating Angel $158,256 $0 $158,256
71 2015 The Last Five Years $147,299 $147,299 $0
72 2015 Lulu $140,915 $0 $140,915
73 2016 Met Opera: Madama Butterfly (puccini) $128,237 $0 $128,237
74 2016 Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg - Glyndebourne 2016 $108,927 $0 $108,927
75 2017 Glyndebourne: La Traviata $87,521 $0 $87,521
76 2008 Maria Stuarda at La Scala $83,214 $83,214 $0
77 2016 The Nutcracker Sweet $76,203 $0 $76,203
78 2013 Billy Budd $62,210 $0 $62,210
79 2017 Teatro Dell'Opera: La Traviata $60,233 $0 $60,233
80 2014 Met Opera: Romeo et Juliette $59,364 $0 $59,364
81 2015 The Rape of Lucretia $52,903 $0 $52,903
82 2008 La Forza del Destino $52,577 $52,577 $0
83 2008 Tristan und Isolde at La Scala $50,172 $50,172 $0
84 2008 La Rondine $49,088 $49,088 $0
85 2015 Opera Australia: Aida on Sydney Harbour $47,503 $0 $47,503
86 2016 Opera Australia: Turandot On Sydney Harbour $33,463 $0 $33,463
87 2016 Saul - Glyndebourne 2016 (Opera) $28,227 $0 $28,227
88 2008 Don Carlo $27,834 $27,834 $0
89 2007 Naked Boys Singing $25,526 $25,526 $0
90 2016 Met Opera: Tosca (encore) $23,859 $0 $23,859
91 2016 Met Opera: La Boheme (2016) $23,266 $0 $23,266
92 2016 Met Opera: Cosi Fan Tutte $20,735 $0 $20,735
93 2017 La Scala: Madam Butterfly $16,893 $0 $16,893
94 2017 Il Volo con Plácido Domingo - Notte magica al … $12,363 $0 $12,363
95 2016 Opera De Paris: Rigoletto $11,354 $0 $11,354
96 2017 Opera De Paris: Don Carlos $10,610 $0 $10,610
97 2016 Royal Opera House: La Traviata $8,880 $0 $8,880
98 1976 Trollflöjten $7,168 $0 $7,168
99 2017 La Scala: The Thieving Magpie $7,067 $0 $7,067
100 2016 All’Opera: La Favorita $6,976 $0 $6,976

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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