Screenit: Alcohol/Drugs - Average Adjusted* Box Office
(with number of films per category)

(*adjusted for inflation to December 2013 dollars before calculating averages)

All films

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None85,154,028
(101)
12,525,639
(55)
107,538,356
(96)
196,838,872
(96)
62,081,541
(83)
33,932,176
(83)
90,257,862
(81)
5.30
(81)
63%
Minor65,814,211
(159)
8,348,091
(104)
71,636,431
(150)
141,328,521
(150)
58,268,238
(126)
18,881,077
(126)
37,869,448
(123)
5.07
(123)
51%
Mild68,743,815
(221)
8,139,566
(137)
75,957,343
(212)
145,569,712
(212)
58,946,997
(189)
19,168,290
(189)
42,888,850
(185)
4.76
(185)
49%
Moderate47,583,830
(318)
5,993,214
(187)
49,344,027
(290)
101,201,647
(290)
50,986,293
(262)
3,168,501
(262)
5,091,176
(248)
2.57
(248)
44%
Heavy42,104,547
(292)
4,586,854
(158)
41,841,036
(266)
87,977,936
(266)
38,268,931
(244)
9,957,591
(244)
17,318,357
(229)
3.44
(229)
47%
Extreme30,789,549
(70)
2,479,656
(37)
23,953,382
(64)
57,569,955
(64)
25,410,493
(60)
9,847,662
(60)
11,501,860
(57)
3.66
(57)
51%

Fiction films, animated and live

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None89,072,445
(95)
13,165,261
(52)
112,053,017
(91)
204,750,916
(91)
64,159,769
(80)
33,999,375
(80)
91,145,371
(78)
5.06
(78)
62%
Minor69,881,489
(149)
8,427,874
(103)
74,919,226
(143)
147,670,415
(143)
58,268,238
(126)
18,881,077
(126)
37,869,448
(123)
5.07
(123)
51%
Mild69,422,709
(215)
8,197,503
(135)
77,446,116
(206)
147,792,338
(206)
59,790,315
(186)
18,314,570
(186)
41,710,833
(182)
2.85
(182)
48%
Moderate48,521,217
(309)
6,019,973
(186)
50,292,693
(284)
102,858,438
(284)
51,525,594
(259)
2,805,617
(259)
4,753,962
(246)
2.51
(246)
43%
Heavy42,353,239
(290)
4,586,854
(158)
42,157,602
(264)
88,598,235
(264)
38,411,454
(243)
10,002,284
(243)
17,414,223
(228)
3.45
(228)
47%
Extreme31,168,580
(69)
2,479,656
(37)
24,304,359
(63)
58,380,934
(63)
25,687,111
(59)
10,090,056
(59)
11,916,210
(56)
3.71
(56)
52%

Animated fiction films

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None96,868,171
(30)
12,402,183
(17)
126,548,856
(29)
226,491,117
(29)
71,597,610
(23)
40,360,304
(23)
110,792,704
(22)
5.55
(22)
68%
Minor81,937,347
(19)
9,837,341
(15)
113,377,448
(19)
195,314,794
(19)
83,365,894
(16)
-1,847,050
(16)
7,615,982
(16)
2.78
(16)
44%
Mild390,728,005
(3)
45,375,426
(3)
427,228,505
(3)
817,956,511
(3)
121,074,733
(3)
269,653,272
(3)
575,807,044
(3)
7.02
(3)
100%
Moderate66,832,352
(5)
4,161,508
(3)
54,157,702
(5)
120,990,054
(5)
46,299,320
(5)
20,533,032
(5)
28,391,414
(5)
2.72
(5)
60%
Heavy34,157,928
(2)
2,922,455
(2)
10,927,330
(2)
45,085,257
(2)
38,051,200
(1)
934,721
(1)
-15,568,384
(1)
1.59
(1)
Extreme6,110,095
(1)

(0)
2,397,010
(1)
8,507,105
(1)
9,440,100
(1)
-3,330,005
(1)
-10,373,095
(1)
0.90
(1)

Live action fiction films

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None85,474,417
(65)
13,535,899
(35)
105,272,704
(62)
194,582,112
(62)
61,158,534
(57)
31,432,685
(57)
83,426,777
(56)
4.87
(56)
59%
Minor68,119,479
(130)
8,187,623
(88)
69,026,434
(124)
140,370,066
(124)
54,617,670
(110)
21,896,077
(110)
42,393,331
(107)
5.42
(107)
52%
Mild64,875,936
(212)
7,352,550
(132)
72,276,918
(203)
137,888,433
(203)
58,785,652
(183)
14,194,264
(183)
32,759,500
(179)
2.78
(179)
47%
Moderate48,220,047
(304)
6,050,439
(183)
50,223,428
(279)
102,533,498
(279)
51,628,474
(254)
2,456,652
(254)
4,263,559
(241)
2.50
(241)
43%
Heavy42,410,151
(288)
4,608,192
(156)
42,396,001
(262)
88,930,395
(262)
38,412,942
(242)
10,039,754
(242)
17,559,520
(227)
3.46
(227)
48%
Extreme31,537,087
(68)
2,479,656
(37)
24,657,704
(62)
59,185,351
(62)
25,967,232
(58)
10,321,437
(58)
12,321,471
(55)
3.76
(55)
53%

Documentaries and other nonfiction films

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None23,112,434
(6)
1,438,853
(3)
25,371,526
(5)
52,839,674
(5)
6,662,133
(3)
32,140,206
(3)
67,182,613
(3)
11.43
(3)
100%
Minor5,211,772
(10)
130,453
(1)
4,573,611
(7)
11,772,702
(7)

(0)

(0)

(0)

(0)
Mild44,416,773
(6)
4,228,787
(2)
24,842,804
(6)
69,259,576
(6)
6,661,264
(3)
72,098,903
(3)
114,355,207
(3)
120.66
(3)
100%
Moderate15,400,193
(9)
1,016,137
(1)
4,440,511
(6)
22,780,225
(6)
4,426,600
(3)
34,497,559
(3)
46,568,423
(2)
9.96
(2)
100%
Heavy6,044,221
(2)

(0)
54,275
(2)
6,098,496
(2)
3,636,000
(1)
-902,940
(1)
-4,538,940
(1)
0.75
(1)
Extreme4,636,410
(1)

(0)
1,841,830
(1)
6,478,241
(1)
9,090,000
(1)
-4,453,590
(1)
-11,701,759
(1)
0.71
(1)

Cerridwen & Simonton (2009) data, not adjusted for inflation

RatingUS Domestic Gross
(USD)
UK Gross
(£)
Non-US Gross
(USD)
Worldwide Gross
(USD)
Estimated Budget
(USD)
US 'Net'
(US Gross - Budget)
Worldwide 'Net'
(Worldwide Gross - 2xBudget)
Worldwide Ratio
(Worldwide Gross/Budget)
Worldwide Ratio
% ≥ 2
None78,093,561
(68)
10,392,086
(52)
141,892,050
(27)
354,505,408
(15)
49,907,947
(57)
37,899,735
(57)
234,085,045
(14)
5.64
(14)
86%
Minor59,358,610
(127)
6,693,829
(103)
93,728,646
(53)
192,880,321
(34)
48,650,762
(105)
18,115,002
(105)
71,812,722
(33)
8.61
(33)
61%
Mild57,338,774
(178)
6,511,727
(135)
86,861,014
(59)
182,023,834
(48)
49,826,948
(154)
14,787,623
(154)
60,920,713
(47)
3.30
(47)
60%
Moderate41,081,001
(261)
4,749,668
(187)
63,920,953
(77)
143,619,366
(66)
44,761,542
(201)
2,843,256
(201)
30,415,950
(59)
2.58
(59)
54%
Heavy34,555,466
(225)
3,675,867
(157)
46,916,327
(67)
98,972,489
(47)
30,226,648
(182)
9,683,223
(182)
22,150,291
(46)
4.52
(46)
57%
Extreme24,649,254
(55)
1,993,181
(37)
22,158,528
(17)
42,048,105
(10)
20,830,208
(48)
7,201,257
(48)
3,448,105
(10)
2.48
(10)
40%