The first film, made in 2008, was a bona fide blockbuster, grossing more than $400 million worldwide.
Unfortunately for Cameron, Avatar: Special Edition did not crack the top 10, grossing just $4 million.
Since Monster In Law came out in 2005, grossing $83 million, Lopez has not had a significant box-office hit.
Despite mixed reviews, the film was a huge hit, grossing more than $623 million worldwide.
It did well, grossing nearly $50 million off a budget believed to be under $20 million.
Only one of the top 10 highest grossing movies of the year made it into Best Picture, Gravity.
The Butler dominated its opening weekend at the box office, grossing a solid $25 million.
But Forte makes it work—indeed, gives the movie most of its biggest laughs—by grossing us out.
The film suffered from tepid reviews and barely got distribution, grossing less than $3 million at the domestic box office.
Edge of Darkness failed to connect with audiences, grossing just $55 million worldwide.
mid-14c., "large;" early 15c., "coarse, plain, simple," from Old French gros "big, thick, fat, tall, pregnant; coarse, rude, awkward; ominous, important; arrogant" (11c.), from Late Latin grossus "thick, coarse (of food or mind)," of obscure origin, not in classical Latin. Said to be unrelated to Latin crassus, which meant the same thing, or to German gross "large," but said by Klein to be cognate with Old Irish bres, Middle Irish bras "big." Its meaning forked in English to "glaring, flagrant, monstrous" (1580s) on the one hand and "entire, total, whole" (early 15c.) on the other. Meaning "disgusting" is first recorded 1958 in U.S. student slang, from earlier use as an intensifier of unpleasant things (gross stupidity, etc.). Earlier "coarse in behavior or manners" (1530s) and, of things, "inferior, common" (late 15c.). Gross national product first recorded 1947.
"a dozen dozen," early 15c., from Old French grosse douzaine "large dozen;" see gross (adj.). Earlier as the name of a measure of weight equal to one-eighth of a dram (early 15c.). Sense of "total profit" (opposed to net) is from 1520s.
"to earn a total of," 1884, from gross (n.). Related: Grossed; grossing.
Gross (grōs), Samuel David. 1805-1884.
American surgeon and educator who wrote widely influential medical treatises, including A System of Surgery (1859).
Disgusting; rebarbative; grotty: at this moment (how gross!) blowing kisses into the phone (1958+ Teenagers)