The Biggest Box-Office Hits Of 2012

With 2012 now closed, the year’s box-office winners have been revealed. Domestically, twenty-six films crossed the $100 million mark and eleven made it past the $200 million mark.

On a global scale, three films crossed the billion dollar mark and twelve made it past the half billion total. The Top 20 of each were:

Domestic Box-Office For 2012

1. Marvel’s The Avengers – $623.4m
2. The Dark Knight Rises – $448.1m
3. The Hunger Games – $408.0m
4. Skyfall – $289.6m
5. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 – $286.4m
6. The Amazing Spider-Man – $262.0m
7. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – $238.1m
8. Brave – $237.3m
9. Ted – $218.7m
10. Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted – $216.4m
11. Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax – $214.0m
12. Men in Black 3 – $179.0m
13. Wreck-It Ralph – $175.5m
14. Ice Age: Continental Drift – $161.1m
15. Snow White and the Huntsman – $155.1m
16. Hotel Transylvania – $143.9m
17. Taken 2 – $138.9m
18. 21 Jump Street – $138.4m
19. Lincoln – $131.9m
20. Prometheus – $126.5m

Worldwide Box-Office For 2012

1. The Avengers – $1,511.8m
2. The Dark Knight Rises – $1,081.0m
3. Skyfall – $1,000.2m
4. Ice Age: Continental Drift – $875.2m
5. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 – $799.2m
6. The Amazing Spider-Man – $752.2m
7. Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted – $742.1m
8. The Hunger Games – $686.5m
9. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – $685.7m
10. Men in Black 3 – $624.0m
11. Brave – $535.4m
12. Ted – $501.8m
13. The Intouchables – $420.8m
14. Prometheus – $402.5m
15. Snow White and the Huntsman – $396.4m
16. Taken 2 – $365.5m
17. Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax – $348.8m
18. Titanic 3D – $343.6m
19. Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – $325.9m
20. Hotel Transylvania – $311.0m