All-Time
Top Film Franchises


Box-Office (Domestic Gross)
Revenue

Part 2 of 5


Box-Office Index
Top 100 (Domestic) | Top 100 (Inflation-Adjusted) | Top 100 (Worldwide) | Film Franchises - Box-Office | Summer Blockbusters
Top Films (By Decade and Year) | Highest-Grossing Films By Genre Type | Greatest Box-Office Bombs, Disasters, and Flops

Greatest Film Series Franchises - Sections
Series: Introduction | Series: Box-Office (in five parts): Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5
Series: A - E Title Screens | Series: F - K Title Screens | Series: L - Q Title Screens | Series: R - Z Title Screens


Greatest Film Series Franchises: All-Time Top Box-Office Revenue
(in descending order of box-office (domestic) gross totals, unadjusted for inflation)
(between $450 million and $300 million)
(as of November 2017)

Links
(if clickable, links to reviews)
Franchises
(Films in Franchise, listed chronologically)
Total Franchise Gross (domestic)
(approx.)
# of Films
# 1 Film
in Franchise
Gross (Domestic) Revenue
of # 1 Film

King Kong

King Kong (Original)
King Kong (1933)

King Kong (Remakes)
King Kong (1976)
King Kong (2005)

King Kong (Sequel)
King Kong Lives (1986)

King Kong (Reboot)
Kong: Skull Island (2017)

$443.5 million
5

King Kong (2005)
$218 million
Beverly Hills Cop
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)
$431 million
3

Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
$235 million
The Karate Kid
The Karate Kid (1984)
The Karate Kid Part II (1986)
The Karate Kid Part III (1989)
The Next Karate Kid (1994)
The Karate Kid (2010)

$430.4 million
5

The Karate Kid (2010)
$176.6 million
The Conjuring (and Annabelle)
The Conjuring (2013)
The Conjuring 2 (2016) (aka The Enfield Poltergeist)

Annabelle (2014)
Annabelle: Creation (2017)
$426.2 million
4

The Conjuring (2013)
$137.4 million
Ocean's Eleven
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
$426.1 million
3

Ocean's Eleven (2001)
$183.4 million

Hannibal Lecter

Hannibal Lecter (Original)
Manhunter (1986)
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Hannibal (2001)

Hannibal Lecter (Prequels)
Red Dragon (2002)
Hannibal Rising (2007)

$425.3 million
5

Hannibal (2001)
$165 million
Back to the Future
Back to the Future (1985)

Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Back to the Future Part III (1990)
$416.8 million
3

Back to the Future (1985)
$210 million
American Pie
American Pie (1999)
American Pie 2 (2001)
American Wedding (2003)
American Reunion (2012)
$409.2 million
4

American Pie 2 (2001)
$145.1 million
Jaws
Jaws (1975)
Jaws 2 (1978)
Jaws 3-D (1983)
Jaws: The Revenge (1987) (aka Jaws 4)

(does not include Jaws 2 1980 re-issue)
$404 million
4

Jaws (1975)
$260 million
Paranormal Activity
Paranormal Activity (2007)
Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
Paranormal Activity 3 (2011)
Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014)
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015)
$401.4 million
5

Paranormal Activity (2007)
$107.9 million
How to Train Your Dragon
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
$394.6 million
2

How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
$217.6 million
National Treasure
National Treasure (2004)
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)

$393 million
2

National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
$220 million
Peter Pan
Peter Pan (1953)
Hook (1991)
Peter Pan II: Return to Neverland (2002)
Peter Pan (2003)
Finder Neverland (2004)
Pan (2015)
$390.6 million
6

Hook (1991)
$119.7 million
Robert Langdon (or DaVinci Code)
The DaVinci Code (2006)
Angels & Demons (2009)
Inferno (2016)
$385 million
3

The DaVinci Code (2006)
$217.5 million
Friday the 13th
Friday the 13th (1980)
Friday the 13th, Part 2 (1981)
Friday the 13th, Part 3 (1982)
Friday the 13th, The Final Chapter (1984)
Friday the 13th - A New Beginning (1985)
Jason Lives - Friday the 13th, Part VI (1986)
Friday the 13th, Part VII - The New Blood (1988)
Friday the 13th, Part VIII - Jason Takes Manhattan (1989)
Jason Goes to Hell - The Final Friday (1993)
Jason X (2001) (aka Friday the 13th, Part 10)
Freddy vs. Jason (2003) (aka Friday the 13th, Part 11)
Friday the 13th (2009) (aka Friday the 13th, Part 12)
$380.6 million
12

Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
(aka Friday the 13th, Part 11)
$83 million

Taken
Taken (2009)
Taken 2 (2012)
Taken 3 (2015)

$374.1 million
3

Taken (2009)
$145 million
A Nightmare on Elm Street
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989)
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991)
Wes Craven's New Nightmare (1994)
Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)
$370.5 million
9

Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
$83 million
MonsterVerse
Godzilla (2014)
Kong: Skull Island (2017)

Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Godzilla vs. Kong (2020)

$368.7 million
2

Godzilla (2014)
$200 million
The Santa Clause
The Santa Clause (1994)
The Santa Clause 2 (2002)
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)
$368.6 million
3

The Santa Clause (1994)
$144.8 million
Jackass
Jackass: The Movie (2002)
Jackass: Number Two (2006)
Jackass 3-D (2010)
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013)
$356.3 million
4

Jack-Ass 3-D (2010)
$117.2 million
Godzilla
Gojira (1954, Jp.) (aka Godzilla)
Godzilla 1985: The Legend is Reborn (1984, Jp.) (aka Gojira, or The Return of Godzilla)
Godzilla (1998)
Godzilla 2000 (1999, Jp.)
Godzilla (2014)
Shin Godzilla (2016, Jp.) (aka Godzilla Resurgence)
$353.5 million
6

Godzilla (2014)
$200 million
Spy Kids
Spy Kids (2001)
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Spy Kids 3D: Game Over (2003)
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (2011) (aka Spy Kids 4)
$348.9 million
4

Spy Kids (2001)
$112.7 million
Divergent
Divergent (2014)
Insurgent (2015)
Allegiant (2016)
$347.3 million
3

Divergent (2014)
$150.9 million
Fantastic Four
Fantastic Four (2005)
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007)
Fantastic Four (2015)
$342.7 million
3

Fantastic Four (2005)
$155 million
The Muppets
The Muppet Movie (1979)
The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Muppets from Space (1999)
The Muppets (2011)
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

$340 million
8

The Muppets (2011)
$88.6 million

Scream
Scream (1996)
Scream 2 (1997)
Scream 3 (2000)
Scream 4 (2011)

$331.7 million
4

Scream (1996)
$103 million
21 Jump Street
21 Jump Street (2012)
22 Jump Street (2014)
$330.1 million
2

22 Jump Street (2014)
$191.7 million
Hotel Transylvania
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
$318 million
2


Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
$169.7 million
Crocodile Dundee
Crocodile Dundee (1986)
Crocodile Dundee II (1988)
Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001)
$309.7 million
3

Crocodile Dundee (1986)
$174.8 million
Halloween
Halloween (1978)
Halloween II (1981)
Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)
Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers (1989)
Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
Halloween H20: Twenty Years Later (1998)
Halloween: Resurrection (2002)
Halloween (2007)
Halloween II (2009)
$308.5 million
10

Halloween (2007)
$58.3 million
My Big Fat Greek Wedding
My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)
$301.1 million
2

My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
$241.4 million
The Wizard of Oz
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The Wiz (1978)
Return to Oz (1985)
Oz the Great and Powerful (2015)
$300.1 million
4

Oz The Great and Powerful (2013)
$234.7 million

Greatest Film Series Franchises - Sections
Series: Introduction | Series: Box-Office (in five parts): Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5
Series: A - E Title Screens | Series: F - K Title Screens | Series: L - Q Title Screens | Series: R - Z Title Screens



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