All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Oct. 2, 1983

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $359,197,037 1982^
2 Star Wars Fox $322,740,142 1977^
3 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
4 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $242,374,454 1981^
5 Return of the Jedi Fox $239,135,743 1983^
6 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $222,674,266 1980^
7 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
8 Gone with the Wind MGM $189,523,031 1939^
9 Tootsie Col. $177,200,000 1982
10 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
11 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
12 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
13 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
14 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
15 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
16 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
17 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $129,795,554 1982
18 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
19 Rocky III UA $125,049,125 1982^
20 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
21 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
22 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
23 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
24 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
25 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
26 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
27 Porky's Fox $111,289,673 1982^
28 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
29 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
30 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
31 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
32 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
33 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
34 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
35 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
36 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
37 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
38 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $96,696,803 1937^
39 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981
40 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
41 Flashdance Par. $88,347,294 1983
42 Trading Places Par. $86,757,964 1983
43 The Amityville Horror AIP $86,432,000 1979
44 Young Frankenstein Fox $86,273,333 1974
45 Stripes Col. $85,297,000 1981
46 Every Which Way But Loose WB $85,196,485 1978
47 Rocky II UA $85,182,160 1979
48 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $84,563,118 1972
49 Airplane! Par. $83,453,539 1980
50 Star Trek: The Motion Picture Par. $82,258,456 1979
51 Jaws 2 Uni. $81,766,007 1978^
52 Heaven Can Wait (1978) Par. $81,640,278 1978
53 M.A.S.H. Fox $81,600,000 1970
54 Earthquake Uni. $79,666,653 1974
55 Alien Fox $78,944,891 1979^
56 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Par. $78,912,963 1982
57 48 HRS. Par. $78,868,508 1982
58 Apocalypse Now MGM $78,784,010 1979^
59 Hooper WB $78,000,000 1978
60 Poltergeist MGM $76,606,280 1982
61 10 WB $74,865,517 1979
62 Ben-Hur MGM $74,000,000 1959
63 The Jungle Book Dis. $73,741,048 1967^
64 The Jerk Uni. $73,691,419 1979
65 The Cannonball Run Fox $72,179,579 1981
66 My Fair Lady WB $72,000,000 1964
67 WarGames MGM $71,870,716 1983
68 Any Which Way You Can WB $70,687,344 1980
69 All the President's Men WB $70,600,000 1976
70 Moonraker MGM $70,308,099 1979
71 Private Benjamin WB $69,847,348 1980
72 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Uni. $69,701,637 1982
73 Octopussy MGM $67,893,619 1983
74 Coal Miner's Daughter Uni. $67,182,787 1980
75 Smokey and the Bandit II Uni. $66,132,626 1980
76 What's Up, Doc? WB $66,000,000 1972
77 The Ten Commandments Par. $65,500,000 1956
78 The Muppet Movie AFD $65,200,000 1979
79 Thunderball UA $63,595,658 1965
80 Bambi RKO $63,200,000 1942^
81 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $62,473,244 1955^
82 Staying Alive Par. $62,243,333 1983
83 The Electric Horseman Col. $61,801,971 1979
84 Patton Fox $61,749,765 1970
85 The Omen Fox $60,922,980 1976
86 Superman III WB $59,950,623 1983
87 Chariots of Fire Col. $58,972,904 1981
88 The Blue Lagoon Col. $58,853,106 1980
89 National Lampoon's Vacation WB $58,526,630 1983
90 Peter Pan Dis. $57,959,520 1953^
91 Cleopatra (1963) Fox $57,777,778 1963
92 The Blues Brothers Uni. $57,229,890 1980
93 Annie Col. $57,059,003 1982
94 2001: A Space Odyssey MGM $56,715,371 1968^
95 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Col. $56,666,667 1967
96 For Your Eyes Only MGM $54,812,802 1981
97 Ordinary People Par. $54,766,923 1980
98 The Verdict Fox $53,977,250 1982
99 Papillon AAP $53,267,000 1973
100 Gandhi Col. $52,767,889 1982

#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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