Top 10 Movies of 2009

This table lists the top-grossing movies of 2009. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen made the most money in the United States in 2009.

RankTitleTotal Gross
1.Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen402,111,870
2. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince301,948,049
3. Up293,004,164
4. The Hangover277,283,642
5. Star Trek257,730,019
6. Twilight Saga: New Moon255,363,052
7. Monsters vs. Aliens198,351,526
8. Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs196,573,705
9. X-Men Origins: Wolverine179,883,157
10. Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian177,243,721

For the all-time top box-office hits, see Exhibitor Relations's Top All-Time Box-Office Hits

Source: The Nielsen Company © 2009.

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