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All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation*

Note: This chart only shows the top 200 movies, regardless of sorting.
RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossYear^
1 14 Avatar Fox $586,449,300 $760,507,625 2009^
2 5 Titanic Par. $816,911,100 $658,672,302 1997^
3 27 Marvel's The Avengers BV $462,912,400 $623,357,910 2012
4 29 The Dark Knight WB $448,965,800 $534,858,444 2008^
5 17 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Fox $544,581,800 $474,544,677 1999^
6 2 Star Wars Fox $1,074,061,200 $460,998,007 1977^
7 63 The Dark Knight Rises WB $347,336,600 $448,139,099 2012
8 33 Shrek 2 DW $428,437,100 $441,226,247 2004
9 4 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $855,381,600 $435,110,554 1982^
10 92 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire LGF $308,221,300 $424,668,047 2013
11 46 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest BV $389,709,100 $423,315,812 2006
12 18 The Lion King BV $537,552,900 $422,783,777 1994^
13 90 Toy Story 3 BV $314,777,300 $415,004,880 2010
14 103 Iron Man 3 BV $294,314,400 $409,013,994 2013
15 94 The Hunger Games LGF $306,554,900 $408,010,692 2012
16 36 Spider-Man Sony $418,993,000 $403,706,375 2002
17 16 Jurassic Park Uni. $554,289,400 $402,453,882 1993^
18 81 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen P/DW $325,022,600 $402,111,870 2009
19 101 Frozen BV $295,716,800 $400,738,009 2013
20 108 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 WB $289,379,100 $381,011,219 2011
21 53 Finding Nemo BV $380,843,261 2003^ 2011
22 60 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fox $357,727,200 $380,270,577 2005^
23 52 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King NL $371,687,400 $377,845,905 2003^
24 55 Spider-Man 2 Sony $362,757,300 $373,585,825 2004
25 59 The Passion of the Christ NM $360,020,200 $370,782,930 2004^
26 112 Despicable Me 2 Uni. $282,771,400 $368,061,265 2013
27 129 Transformers: Dark of the Moon P/DW $266,893,200 $352,390,543 2011
28 62 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers NL $348,083,500 $342,551,365 2002^
29 102 Spider-Man 3 Sony $294,953,200 $336,530,303 2007
30 147 Alice in Wonderland (2010) BV $253,480,800 $334,191,110 2010
31 24 Forrest Gump Par. $474,033,700 $330,252,182 1994^
32 156 Guardians of the Galaxy BV $244,686,500 $327,871,720 2014
33 111 Shrek the Third P/DW $282,849,000 $322,719,944 2007
34 114 Transformers P/DW $279,804,400 $319,246,193 2007
35 128 Iron Man Par. $267,404,900 $318,412,101 2008
36 69 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone WB $337,155,300 $317,575,550 2001
37 131 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Par. $266,311,900 $317,101,119 2008
38 77 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring NL $330,439,700 $315,544,750 2001^
39 170 Iron Man 2 Par. $236,977,700 $312,433,331 2010
40 87 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Fox $322,414,900 $310,676,740 2002^
41 124 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End BV $271,192,600 $309,420,425 2007
42 15 Return of the Jedi Fox $567,178,200 $309,306,177 1983^
43 37 Independence Day Fox $417,691,300 $306,169,268 1996^
44 95 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl BV $305,413,918 2003 1996^
45 181 Skyfall Sony $227,986,600 $304,360,277 2012
46 180 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey WB $228,146,200 $303,003,568 2012
47 158 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $244,040,900 $301,959,197 2009
48 182 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Sum. $227,950,500 $300,531,751 2010
49 175 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $234,627,800 $296,623,634 2009
50 192 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 WB $223,044,800 $295,983,305 2010
51 64 The Sixth Sense BV $347,202,100 $293,506,292 1999
52 171 Up BV $236,820,900 $293,004,164 2009
53 193 Inception WB $221,916,300 $292,576,195 2010
54 198 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 LG/S $218,971,200 $292,324,737 2012
55 142 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix WB $255,928,600 $292,004,738 2007
56 122 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe BV $272,412,600 $291,710,957 2005
57 12 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $592,029,200 $290,475,067 1980^
58 123 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire WB $272,406,900 $290,013,036 2005
59 100 Monsters, Inc. BV $297,609,300 $289,916,256 2001^
60 38 Home Alone Fox $408,437,200 $285,761,243 1990
61 113 The Matrix Reloaded WB $281,576,461 2003 1990
62 200 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $216,555,000 $281,287,133 2011
63 130 Meet the Fockers Uni. $266,363,300 $279,261,160 2004
64 189 The Hangover WB $224,110,400 $277,322,503 2009
65 110 Shrek DW $285,162,500 $267,665,011 2001
66 125 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets WB $270,842,800 $261,988,482 2002
67 148 The Incredibles BV $253,440,600 $261,441,092 2004
68 106 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Uni. $290,084,100 $260,044,825 2000
69 7 Jaws Uni. $772,315,300 $260,000,000 1975
70 194 I Am Legend WB $221,445,700 $256,393,010 2007
71 50 Batman WB $379,616,300 $251,188,924 1989
72 191 Night at the Museum Fox $223,360,800 $250,863,268 2006
73 79 Men in Black Sony $329,338,600 $250,690,539 1997
74 160 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban WB $242,308,000 $249,541,069 2004
75 20 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $533,816,500 $248,159,971 1981^
76 109 Toy Story 2 BV $288,454,200 $245,852,179 1999^
77 188 Cars BV $224,705,400 $244,082,982 2006
78 159 Bruce Almighty Uni. $242,829,261 2003 2006
79 32 Ghostbusters Col. $429,097,400 $242,212,467 1984^
80 78 Twister WB $329,769,400 $241,721,524 1996
81 152 My Big Fat Greek Wedding IFC $249,759,500 $241,438,208 2002
82 41 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $404,914,600 $234,760,478 1984
83 196 War of the Worlds Par. $220,391,700 $234,280,354 2005
84 149 Cast Away Fox $252,622,000 $233,632,142 2000
85 9 The Exorcist WB $666,913,000 $232,906,145 1973^
86 98 The Lost World: Jurassic Park Uni. $300,957,000 $229,086,679 1997
87 173 Signs BV $236,578,900 $227,966,634 2002
88 163 Rush Hour 2 NL $240,948,900 $226,164,286 2001
89 88 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $317,686,800 $219,195,243 1993
90 121 Beauty and the Beast BV $273,543,200 $218,967,620 1991^
91 91 Ghost Par. $310,335,300 $217,631,306 1990
92 89 Aladdin BV $316,227,400 $217,350,219 1992
93 117 Saving Private Ryan DW $275,854,900 $216,540,909 1998
94 162 Mission: Impossible II Par. $240,987,300 $215,409,889 2000
95 195 Austin Powers in Goldmember NL $221,385,000 $213,307,889 2002
96 61 Back to the Future Uni. $356,075,400 $210,609,762 1985
97 157 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me NL $244,571,200 $206,040,086 1999
98 104 Terminator 2: Judgment Day TriS $293,397,900 $204,843,345 1991
99 139 Armageddon BV $259,171,900 $201,578,182 1998
100 1 Gone with the Wind MGM $1,218,329,100 $198,676,459 1939^
101 99 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. $297,981,500 $197,171,806 1989
102 132 Toy Story BV $264,526,000 $191,796,233 1995^
103 26 Grease Par. $464,124,300 $188,755,690 1978^
104 10 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $657,270,000 $184,925,486 1937^
105 133 Dances with Wolves Orion $263,506,700 $184,208,848 1990
106 144 Batman Forever WB $255,105,200 $184,031,112 1995
107 126 The Fugitive WB $267,715,800 $183,875,760 1993
108 167 Liar Liar Uni. $238,323,700 $181,410,615 1997
109 153 Mission: Impossible Par. $246,905,100 $180,981,856 1996
110 86 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $322,802,900 $179,870,271 1984
111 107 Top Gun Par. $289,591,200 $179,800,601 1986^
112 145 Pretty Woman BV $254,323,800 $178,406,268 1990
113 66 Tootsie Col. $343,130,800 $177,200,000 1982
114 187 There's Something About Mary Fox $225,996,100 $176,484,651 1998
115 115 Crocodile Dundee Par. $278,600,800 $174,803,506 1986
116 164 Apollo 13 Uni. $240,342,100 $173,837,933 1995^
117 150 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $252,353,000 $173,585,516 1992
118 184 Air Force One Sony $227,166,200 $172,956,409 1997
119 136 Rain Man MGM $261,049,000 $172,825,435 1988
120 151 Three Men and a Baby BV $251,473,800 $167,780,960 1987
121 168 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves WB $237,037,600 $165,493,908 1991
122 172 Batman Returns WB $236,596,400 $162,831,698 1992
123 3 The Sound of Music Fox $858,764,700 $158,671,368 1965
124 178 The Firm Par. $230,637,800 $158,348,367 1993
125 166 Fatal Attraction Par. $239,274,900 $156,645,693 1987
126 179 Who Framed Roger Rabbit BV $229,539,600 $156,452,370 1988
127 19 The Sting Uni. $537,531,400 $156,000,000 1973
128 169 Beverly Hills Cop II Par. $236,982,100 $153,665,036 1987
129 120 Gremlins WB $274,257,400 $153,083,102 1984^
130 143 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $255,494,400 $150,415,432 1985
131 190 Lethal Weapon 2 WB $223,662,900 $147,253,986 1989
132 11 101 Dalmatians Dis. $602,501,000 $144,880,014 1961^
133 30 The Jungle Book Dis. $444,289,900 $141,843,612 1967^
134 58 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $361,138,300 $141,600,000 1978^
135 23 The Godfather Par. $475,903,100 $134,966,411 1972^
136 65 Superman WB $345,869,500 $134,218,018 1978
137 71 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $335,120,500 $132,088,635 1977^
138 134 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $263,250,800 $129,795,554 1982
139 67 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $342,702,500 $126,737,428 1977
140 141 Rocky III UA $256,354,900 $125,049,125 1982^
141 49 Blazing Saddles WB $381,334,900 $119,601,481 1974^
142 155 On Golden Pond Uni. $244,723,500 $119,285,432 1981
143 74 Rocky UA $331,891,000 $117,235,147 1976
144 54 The Towering Inferno Fox $370,095,200 $116,000,000 1974
145 44 American Graffiti Uni. $396,257,100 $115,000,000 1973
146 73 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $332,068,600 $112,892,319 1975
147 8 Doctor Zhivago MGM $748,536,800 $111,721,910 1965
148 183 Porky's Fox $227,464,700 $111,289,673 1982^
149 84 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $323,722,700 $108,981,275 1975
150 174 Superman II WB $234,661,800 $108,185,706 1981
151 35 Love Story Par. $422,088,800 $106,397,186 1970
152 138 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $259,412,100 $106,260,000 1979
153 21 The Graduate AVCO $516,027,800 $104,945,305 1967^
154 177 9 to 5 Fox $231,539,700 $103,290,500 1980
155 34 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $425,463,900 $102,308,889 1969
156 25 Mary Poppins Dis. $471,436,400 $102,272,727 1964^
157 48 Bambi RKO $384,186,100 $102,247,150 1942^
158 185 Stir Crazy Col. $227,077,700 $101,300,000 1980
159 43 Airport Uni. $398,651,000 $100,489,151 1970
160 154 Saturday Night Fever Par. $244,846,600 $94,213,184 1977
161 70 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $336,081,400 $93,602,326 1955^
162 119 Peter Pan Dis. $275,109,900 $87,404,651 1953^
163 118 Young Frankenstein Fox $275,253,000 $86,273,333 1974
164 197 Every Which Way But Loose WB $219,544,800 $85,196,485 1978
165 76 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $331,058,800 $84,563,118 1972
166 39 Pinocchio Dis. $406,442,100 $84,254,167 1940^
167 85 M.A.S.H. Fox $323,715,800 $81,600,000 1970
168 186 A Star Is Born (1976) WB $226,478,900 $80,000,000 1976
169 146 Earthquake Uni. $254,174,600 $79,666,653 1974
170 22 Fantasia Dis. $500,752,200 $76,408,097 1941^
171 13 Ben-Hur MGM $590,940,000 $74,000,000 1959
172 56 My Fair Lady WB $361,800,000 $72,000,000 1964
173 176 What's Up, Doc? WB $234,105,900 $66,000,000 1972
174 6 The Ten Commandments Par. $789,930,000 $65,500,000 1956
175 28 Thunderball UA $451,044,000 $63,595,658 1965
176 165 Patton Fox $240,226,500 $61,749,765 1970
177 40 Cleopatra (1963) Fox $405,116,300 $57,777,778 1963
178 135 2001: A Space Odyssey MGM $261,319,200 $56,954,992 1968^
179 137 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Col. $260,839,700 $56,666,667 1967
180 161 Funny Girl Col. $241,437,900 $52,223,306 1968^
181 31 Sleeping Beauty Dis. $438,236,600 $51,600,000 1959^
182 199 The Love Bug Dis. $217,691,500 $51,264,000 1969
183 42 Goldfinger UA $399,789,000 $51,081,062 1964
184 82 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World MGM $324,868,800 $46,332,858 1963
185 72 Lawrence of Arabia Col. $333,962,800 $44,824,144 1962^
186 68 West Side Story MGM $337,500,800 $43,656,822 1961
187 47 Around the World in 80 Days UA $389,630,800 $42,000,000 1956
188 83 Swiss Family Robinson Dis. $324,462,200 $40,356,000 1960
189 97 Rear Window Par. $303,639,100 $36,764,313 1954^
190 45 The Robe Fox $394,690,900 $36,000,000 1953
191 57 The Greatest Show on Earth Par. $361,800,000 $36,000,000 1952
192 140 Psycho Uni. $257,280,100 $32,000,000 1960
193 80 The Bridge on the River Kwai Col. $328,032,000 $27,200,000 1957
194 96 House of Wax WB $304,707,400 $23,750,000 1953
195 75 The Best Years of Our Lives RKO $331,650,000 $23,650,000 1946
196 127 The Caine Mutiny Col. $267,658,200 $21,750,000 1954
197 51 The Bells of St. Mary's RKO $378,352,900 $21,333,333 1945
198 93 Duel in the Sun Selz. $307,653,100 $20,408,163 1946
199 105 Sergeant York WB $290,182,800 $16,361,885 1941
200 116 The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse MPC $276,887,800 $9,183,673 1921

CHART NOTES
* Adjusted to the estimated 2003 average ticket price of $6.03. Inflation-adjustment is mostly done by multiplying estimated admissions by the latest average ticket price. Where admissions are unavailable, adjustment is based on the average ticket price for when each movie was released (taking in to account re-releases where applicable).

^ Indicates documented multiple theatrical releases. Most of the pre-1980 movies listed on this chart had multiple undocumentented releases over the years. The year shown is the first year of release.

Most pre-1980 pictures achieved their totals through multiple releases, especially Disney animated features which made much of their totals in the past few decades belying their original release dates in terms of adjustment. For example, Snow White has made $118,328,683 of its unadjusted $184,925,486 total since 1983. Click here for a full discussion of adjusting for movie ticket price inflation.

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