Box office hits, misses of 2006

A * by the film means it's still in the theatres.
All information from boxofficemojo.com (U.S/Canada box office)

Top wide release hits (As of Jan 7/2007)

  1. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest $423,315,812
  2. Cars 244,082,982 3,988
  3. X-Men: The Last Stand 234,362,462
  4. The Da Vinci Code Sony 217,536,138
  5. Superman Returns 200,081,192

6. Ice Age: The Meltdown 195,330,621

  1. Happy Feet 185,625,671 *
  2. Night at the Museum 165,150,384 *
  3. Casino Royale 160,047,891 *
  4. Over the Hedge 155,019,340
  5. Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby 148,213,377
  6. Click 137,340,146
  7. Mission: Impossible III 133,501,348
  8. Borat... 126,598,982 *
  9. The Pursuit of Happyness 124,834,524 *
  10. The Devil Wears Prada 124,740,460
  11. The Departed 120,950,841 *
  12. The Break-Up 118,703,275
  13. Scary Movie 90,710,620
  14. Failure to Launch 88,715,192
  15. Inside Man 88,513,495
  16. Open Season 84,303,558
  17. The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause 84,134,280 *
  18. The Pink Panther 82,226,474
  19. Eight Below 81,612,565
  20. Saw III 80,238,724
  21. Nacho Libre 80,197,993
  22. You, Me and Dupree 75,628,110 3,137
  23. Monster House 73,661,010
  24. Jackass: Number Two 72,778,712

Top limited release indie films

  1. Little Miss Sunshine $59,550,086 *
  2. The Illusionist 39,813,885 *
  3. The Queen 29,933,112 * (U.K film)
  4. Thank You For Smoking 24,793,509
  5. An Inconvenient Truth 23,814,997
  6. Match Point 23,151,529
  7. Babel 20,744,537 * (semi wide release)
  8. A Prairie Home Companion 20,342,852 (semi wide release)
  9. One Night With the King 13,395,961
  10. Friends With Money 13,368,437
  11. Bon Cop, Bad Cop 12,665,721 (Canada film)
  12. The Matador 12,594,698 (semi wide release)
  13. Scoop 10,525,717
  14. Facing the Giants 10,127,352
  15. Running With Scissors 6,754,898
  16. Volver 5,959,367 * (Spain film)
  17. A Scanner Darkly 5,501,616
  18. For Your Consideration 5,490,967 *
  19. The World's Fastest Indian 5,128,124 (U.S/New Zealand film)
  20. The Libertine 4,835,065 (U.K film)
  21. The Science of Sleep 4,670,644
  22. Keeping Up With the Steins 4,339,241
  23. Trailer Park Boys: The Movie 3,860,678 * (Canada film)
  24. The Last King of Scotland 3,671,898 * (U.K film)
  25. Art School Confidential 3,297,137 (semi wide release)
  26. Water 3,278,815 (Canada film)
  27. Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna 3,275,444 (India film)
  28. Boynton Beach Club 3,127,742
  29. Wordplay 3,121,270
  30. Little Children 2,994,348 *

Lowest wide release box office take (not necessarily the biggest money losers, some of these films may, in fact, have made a profit)

  1. BloodRayne $2,405,420 (indie studio release) (production budget $25 million)
  2. Harsh Times 3,337,931
  3. National Lampoon's Van Wilder: The Rise of Taj 4,260,213 *
  4. Goal! The Dream Begins 4,283,255
  5. Catch a Fire 4,299,773 (indie studio release)
  6. Let's Go To Prison 4,630,045
  7. Basic Instinct Two 5,851,188
  8. Grandma's Boy 6,090,172
  9. Running Scared 6,855,137 (production budget: $15 million)
  10. Turistas 6,990,366 * (production budget $10 million)
  11. Crossover 7,009,688 (production budget $5.8 million)
  12. Phat Girlz 7,061,128 (production budget $3 million)
  13. American Dreamz 7,191,830 (production budget $17 million)
  14. All the King's Men 7,221,458 (production budget $55 million)
  15. Doogal 7,417,319 (indie studio release)
  16. A Good Year 7,444,127 * (production budget $35 million)
  17. The Return 7,749,851 (indie studio release)
  18. Slither 7,802,450
  19. The Night Listener 7,836,393
  20. Hoot 8,117,637 (production budget $15 million)
  21. Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny 8,334,575
  22. The Fountain 9,970,830 (production budget $35 million)
  23. Bobby 11,102,410
  24. Material Girls 11,449,638
  25. Something New 11,468,568 (indie studio release)
  26. The Last Kiss 11,614,790 (production budget 20 million)
  27. Zoom 11,631,245
  28. Dave Chappelle's Block Party 11,718,595 (indie studio release) (production budget $3 million)
  29. End of the Spear 11,967,000 (indie studio release) (production budget $10 million)
  30. The Protector 12,044,087

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Re: Box office hits, misses of 2006

Wow, Basic Instinct 2.  I forgot that that stinker was ever released...

by HellofaSandwich 2007-01-09 05:25PM | 0 recs

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