All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Jan. 29, 1982

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–499

Data as of: or ( / / )
RankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 Star Wars Fox $307,263,857 1977^
2 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
3 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $209,398,025 1980^
4 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
5 Gone with the Wind MGM $189,523,031 1939^
6 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $184,228,519 1981^
7 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
8 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
9 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
10 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
11 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
12 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
13 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
14 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
15 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
16 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
17 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
18 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
19 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
20 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
21 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
22 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
23 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
24 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
25 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
26 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
27 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
28 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
29 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
30 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
31 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
32 The Amityville Horror AIP $86,432,000 1979
33 Young Frankenstein Fox $86,273,333 1974
34 Stripes Col. $85,297,000 1981
35 Every Which Way But Loose WB $85,196,485 1978
36 Rocky II UA $85,182,160 1979
37 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $84,563,118 1972
38 Airplane! Par. $83,453,539 1980
39 Star Trek: The Motion Picture Par. $82,258,456 1979
40 Jaws 2 Uni. $81,766,007 1978^
41 Heaven Can Wait (1978) Par. $81,640,278 1978
42 M.A.S.H. Fox $81,600,000 1970
43 Arthur WB $81,464,486 1981
44 Earthquake Uni. $79,666,653 1974
45 Alien Fox $78,944,891 1979^
46 Apocalypse Now MGM $78,784,010 1979^
47 Hooper WB $78,000,000 1978
48 10 WB $74,865,517 1979
49 Ben-Hur MGM $74,000,000 1959
50 The Jungle Book Dis. $73,741,048 1967^
51 The Jerk Uni. $73,691,419 1979
52 The Cannonball Run Fox $72,179,579 1981
53 My Fair Lady WB $72,000,000 1964
54 Any Which Way You Can WB $70,687,344 1980
55 All the President's Men WB $70,600,000 1976
56 Moonraker MGM $70,308,099 1979
57 Private Benjamin WB $69,847,348 1980
58 Coal Miner's Daughter Uni. $67,182,787 1980
59 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $66,596,803 1937^
60 Smokey and the Bandit II Uni. $66,132,626 1980
61 What's Up, Doc? WB $66,000,000 1972
62 The Ten Commandments Par. $65,500,000 1956
63 The Muppet Movie AFD $65,200,000 1979
64 Thunderball UA $63,595,658 1965
65 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $62,473,244 1955^
66 The Electric Horseman Col. $61,801,971 1979
67 Patton Fox $61,749,765 1970
68 The Omen Fox $60,922,980 1976
69 The Blue Lagoon Col. $58,853,106 1980
70 Cleopatra (1963) Fox $57,777,778 1963
71 The Blues Brothers Uni. $57,229,890 1980
72 2001: A Space Odyssey MGM $56,715,371 1968^
73 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Col. $56,666,667 1967
74 For Your Eyes Only MGM $54,812,802 1981
75 Ordinary People Par. $54,766,923 1980
76 Papillon AAP $53,267,000 1973
77 King Kong (1976) Par. $52,614,445 1976
78 Funny Girl Col. $52,000,000 1968^
79 The China Syndrome Col. $51,718,367 1979
80 The French Connection Fox $51,700,000 1971
81 The Love Bug Dis. $51,264,000 1969
82 Goldfinger UA $51,081,062 1964
83 Silver Streak Fox $51,079,064 1976
84 101 Dalmatians Dis. $51,000,000 1961^
85 A Bridge Too Far UA $50,750,000 1977
86 The Four Seasons Uni. $50,427,646 1981
87 Dog Day Afternoon WB $50,000,000 1975
88 Popeye Par. $49,823,037 1980
89 Revenge of the Pink Panther UA $49,579,269 1978
90 Shampoo Col. $49,407,734 1975
91 The Deer Hunter Uni. $48,979,328 1978
92 The Godfather Part II Par. $47,542,841 1974
93 The Deep Col. $47,346,365 1977
94 Halloween CIP $47,000,000 1978
95 Urban Cowboy Par. $46,918,287 1980
96 The Spy Who Loved Me UA $46,838,673 1977
97 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World MGM $46,332,858 1963
98 The Enforcer WB $46,236,000 1976
99 The Way We Were Col. $45,000,000 1973
100 Foul Play Par. $44,999,621 1978

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–499


CHART NOTES
^ Indicates movie made its gross over multiple releases, e.g., E.T. was re-released in 1985 and a special edition was released in 2002. Clicking on these titles will display a breakdown of releases. Most of the pre-1980 movies listed on this chart had multiple, undocumented releases over the years.

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