Top 15 Highest-Grossing Tyler Perry Films

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 13 Sep 2017

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Idris Elba, China Anne McClain, Lauryn Alisa McClain, and Sierra Aylina McClain in Daddy's Little Girls (2007)

15. Daddy's Little Girls (2007)

Domestic Gross: $31,366,978 Opening Weekend: $11,210,754

Monty, a mechanic, struggles to make ends meet and raise his three young daughters alone. When his drug-dealing ex-wife wins custody of the girls in court, he enlists the help of Julia, a successful attorney, to get the girls back.

Thandie Newton and Tyler Perry in Good Deeds (2012)

14. Good Deeds (2012)

Domestic Gross: $35,025,791 Opening Weekend: $15,583,924

Businessman Wesley Deeds is jolted out of his scripted life when he meets Lindsey, a single mother who works on the cleaning crew in his office building.

Kathy Bates and Alfre Woodard in The Family That Preys (2008)

13. The Family That Preys (2008)

Domestic Gross: $37,105,289 Opening Weekend: $17,381,218

Despite their differences in social class, Charlotte and Alice have been good friends for many years. Secrets, greed and scandal surrounding both their families throw the women's lives into turmoil so they set out on a road trip across the country, hoping to gain perspective and save the situation from ruin.

Janet Jackson, Loretta Devine, Kimberly Elise, Thandie Newton, Phylicia Rashad, Anika Noni Rose, Kerry Washington, and Tessa Thompson in For Colored Girls (2010)

12. For Colored Girls (2010)

Domestic Gross: $37,729,698

Opening Weekend: $19,497,324

In New York, a group of black women, most of whom live in the same Harlem apartment building, faces personal crises, heartbreak and other challenges.

Angela Bassett and Sofía Vergara in Meet the Browns (2008)

11. Meet the Browns (2008)

Domestic Gross: $41,975,388 Opening Weekend: $20,082,809

A single mom takes her family to Georgia for the funeral of her father, a man she never met. There, her clan is introduced to the crass, fun-loving Brown family.

Adam Rodriguez, Kwesi Boakye, Hope Olaide Wilson, and Frederick Siglar in I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009)

10. I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009)

Domestic Gross: $51,733,921

Opening Weekend: $23,446,785

When Madea catches sixteen-year-old Jennifer and her two younger brothers looting her home, she decides to take matters into her own hands and delivers the young delinquents to the only relative they have: their aunt April.

Robbie Jones and Jurnee Smollett-Bell in Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013)

9. Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013)

Domestic Gross: $51,975,354 Opening Weekend: $21,641,679

An ambitious married woman's temptation by a handsome billionaire leads to betrayal, recklessness, and forever alters the course of her life.

Tyler Perry in A Madea Christmas (2013)

8. A Madea Christmas (2013)

Domestic Gross: $52,543,354 Opening Weekend: $16,007,634

Madea dispenses her unique form of holiday spirit on rural town when she's coaxed into helping a friend pay her daughter a surprise visit in the country for Christmas.

Tyler Perry in Madea's Big Happy Family (2011)

7. Madea's Big Happy Family (2011)

Domestic Gross: $53,345,287 Opening Weekend: $25,068,677

Madea jumps into action when her niece, Shirley, receives distressing news about her health. All Shirley wants is to gather her three adult children around her and share the news as a family. But Tammy, Kimberly and Byron are too distracted by their own problems.

Sharon Leal and Tyler Perry in Why Did I Get Married? (2007)

6. Why Did I Get Married? (2007)

Domestic Gross: $55,204,525 Opening Weekend: $21,353,789

Eight married friends take their annual reunion vacation in the Colorado mountains. Revelations of infidelity involving one pair shatter the amicable mood, forcing the remaining friends to take a hard look at the strength of their own marriages.

Janet Jackson and Malik Yoba in Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)

5. Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010)

Domestic Gross: $60,095,852 Opening Weekend: $29,289,537

Four couples reunite for their annual vacation in order to socialize and to spend time analyzing their marriages. Their intimate week in the Bahamas is disrupted by the arrival of an ex-husband determined to win back his recently remarried wife.

Tyler Perry in Madea's Family Reunion (2006)

4. Madea's Family Reunion (2006)

Domestic Gross: $63,257,940 Opening Weekend: $30,030,661

While planning her family reunion, a pistol-packing grandma must contend with the other dramas on her plate, including the runaway who has been placed under her care, and her love-troubled nieces.

Eugene Levy, Romeo Miller, and Tyler Perry in Madea's Witness Protection (2012)

3. Madea's Witness Protection (2012)

Domestic Gross: $65,653,242 Opening Weekend: $25,390,575

A Wall Street investment banker who has been set up as the linchpin of his company's mob-backed Ponzi scheme is relocated with his family to Aunt Madea's southern home.

Cassi Davis, Tyler Perry, and Patrice Lovely in Boo! A Madea Halloween (2016)

2. Boo! A Madea Halloween (2016)

Domestic Gross: $73,206,343 Opening Weekend: $28,501,448

Madea winds up in the middle of mayhem when she spends a haunted Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, ghouls, and zombies while keeping a watchful eye on a group of misbehaving teens.

Sofía Vergara, Tamela J. Mann, Keshia Knight Pulliam, Derek Luke, Vanessa Ferlito, Tyler Perry, and David Mann in Madea Goes to Jail (2009)

1. Madea Goes to Jail (2009)

Domestic Gross: $90,508,336 Opening Weekend: $41,030,947

After a high-speed freeway chase puts Madea in front of the judge, her reprieve is short-lived as anger management issues get the best of her and land her in jail.