All-Time
Top Film Franchises


Box-Office (Domestic Gross)
Revenue

Part 3 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 $300 and $200 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
Rambo
First Blood (1982)
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
Rambo III (1988)
Rambo (2008)


$294.1 million
4

Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
$150.4 million
The Exorcist
The Exorcist (1973)
Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977)
The Exorcist III (1990)
Exorcist: The Beginning (2004) (aka Exorcist IV)
Dominion: Prequel to The Exorcist (2005)

(does not include The Exorcist (Dir. Cut) (2000))
$291.9 million
5

The Exorcist (1973)
$193 million
The Pink Panther

The Pink Panther (Original)
The Pink Panther (1963)
A Shot in the Dark (1964)
Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
Trail of the Pink Panther (1982)
Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)
Son of the Pink Panther (1993)

The Pink Panther (Reboot)
The Pink Panther (2006)
The Pink Panther 2 (2009)
$282.6 million
10

The Pink Panther (2006)
$82.2 million
Vacation

Vacation (Original)

(National Lampoon's) Vacation (1983)
(National Lampoon's) European Vacation (1985)
(National Lampoon's) Christmas Vacation (1989)
Vegas Vacation (1997)

Vacation (Sequel or Reboot)
Vacation (2015)
$277.4 million
5

(National Lampoon's) Christmas Vacation (1989)
$71.3 million
G.I. Joe
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013)
$272.7 million
2

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
$150.2 million
Resident Evil
Resident Evil (2002)
Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)
Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)
Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2017)
$271.3 million
6

Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)
$60.1 million
The Smurfs
The Smurfs and the Magic Flute (1983, Belgium)
The Smurfs (2011)
The Smurfs 2 (2013)
Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017)
$269.9 million
4

The Smurfs (2011)
$142.6 million
The Hulk
(see Marvel's Cinematic Universe above)

Hulk (2003)
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
$267 million
2

The Incredible Hulk (2008)
$134.8 million
Predator

Predator (Original)
Predator (1987)
Predator 2 (1990)
Predators (2010)

Predator (Cross-Over)
Alien Vs. Predator (2004)
Alien Vs. Predator: Requiem (2007)

$264.5 million
5

Alien Vs. Predator (2004)
$80.3 million
Final Destination
Final Destination (2000)
Final Destination 2 (2003)
Final Destination 3 (2006)
The Final Destination (2009)
Final Destination 5 (2011)
$263.5 million
5

The Final Destination (2009)
$66.5 million
Underworld
Underworld (2003)
Underworld: Evolution (2006)
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)
Underworld Awakening (2012)

Underworld: Blood Wars (2017)
$252.8 million
6

Underworld Awakening (2012)
$62.3 million
Pitch Perfect
Pitch Perfect (2012)
Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
$249.3 million
2

Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
$184.3 million
SpongeBob
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004)
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
$248.4 million
2

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
$163 million
The Godfather
The Godfather (1972)
The Godfather, Part II (1974)
The Godfather, Part III (1990)
$247.9 million
3

The Godfather (1972)
$134 million
Dumb and Dumber

Dumb and Dumber (Original)
Dumb & Dumber (1994)
Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)

Dumb and Dumber (Sequel)
Dumb and Dumber To (2014)
$239.7 million
3

Dumb & Dumber (1994)
$127.2 million
Police Academy
Police Academy (1984)
Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985)
Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986)
Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987)
Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988)
Police Academy 6: City Under Siege (1989)
Police Academy: Mission to Moscow (1994)
$239.6 million
7

Police Academy (1984)
$81.2 million

Scooby-Doo
Scooby-Doo (2002)
Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004)

(does not include TV movies or videos)

$237.5 million
2

Scooby-Doo (2002)
$153.3 million
Ring (US)

Ring

The Ring (2002)
The Ring Two (2005)

Ring (Sequel)
Rings (2017)
$233.2 million
3

The Ring (2002)
$129.1 million
Barbershop

Barbershop (Original)
Barbershop (2002)
Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004)
Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016)

Barbershop (Spin-off)

Beauty Shop (2005)

$231.3 million
4

Barbershop (2002)
$75.8 million
Dirty Harry
Dirty Harry (1971)
Magnum Force (1973)
The Enforcer (1976)
Sudden Impact (1983)
The Dead Pool (1988)
$227.5 million
5

Sudden Impact (1983)
$67.6 million
The Expendables
The Expendables (2010)
The Expendables 2 (2012)
The Expendables 3 (2014)
$227.4 million
3

The Expendables (2010)
$103.1 million
Big Momma
Big Momma's House (2000)
Big Momma's House 2 (2006)
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)
$225.6 million
3

Big Momma's House (2000)
$117.6 million

Billy Jack
The Born Losers (1967)
Billy Jack (1971)
The Trial of Billy Jack (1974)
Billy Jack Goes to Washington (1977)
The Return of Billy Jack (1986) (unreleased and unfinished)

$223+ million (est.)
5

Billy Jack (1971)
$98 million
Mad Max

Mad Max (Original)

Mad Max (1979, Australia)
Mad Max 2 (1981, Australia) (aka The Road Warrior (1982))
Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)

Mad Max (Reboot)
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
$222.3 million
4

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
$153.6 million
The Naked Gun
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell of Fear (1991)
The Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994)
$216.8 million
3

The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell of Fear (1991)
$86.9 million
Rugrats
The Rugrats Movie (1998)
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000)
Rugrats Go Wild (2003)
$216.4 million
3

The Rugrats Movie (1998)
$100.5 million
Step Up
Step Up (2006)
Step Up 2 the Streets (2008)
Step Up 3-D (2010)
Step Up Revolution (2012)
Step Up All In (2014)
$215.7 million
5

Step Up (2006)
$65.3 million
The Purge
The Purge (2013)
The Purge: Anarchy (2014)
The Purge: Election Year (2016) (aka The Purge 3)
$215.5 million
3

The Purge: Election Year (2016)
$79 million
xXx Trilogy
XXX (2002)
XXX: State of the Union (2005)
xXx: The Return of Xander Cage (2017)
$213.9 million
3

xXx (2002) (aka Triple X)
$142.1 million
Blade
Blade (1998)
Blade II (2002)
Blade: Trinity (2004)
$204.8 million
3

Blade II (2002)
$82.3 million
Herbie the Love Bug
The Love Bug (1969)
Herbie Rides Again (1974)
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977)
Herbie Goes Bananas (1980)
Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005)

(does not include The Love Bug (1997, TV))
$200.5 million
5

Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005)
$66 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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