All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of May 7, 1985

#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 Return of the Jedi Fox $263,835,740 1983^
4 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
5 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $242,374,454 1981^
6 Ghostbusters Col. $229,242,989 1984^
7 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $222,674,266 1980^
8 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $210,388,187 1984
9 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
10 Gone with the Wind MGM $189,523,031 1939^
11 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $179,870,271 1984
12 Tootsie Col. $177,200,000 1982
13 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
14 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
15 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
16 Gremlins WB $148,168,459 1984^
17 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
18 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
19 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
20 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
21 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $129,795,554 1982
22 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
23 Rocky III UA $125,049,125 1982^
24 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
25 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
26 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
27 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
28 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
29 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
30 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
31 Porky's Fox $111,289,673 1982^
32 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
33 Terms of Endearment Par. $108,423,489 1983
34 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
35 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
36 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
37 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
38 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
39 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
40 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
41 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
42 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
43 The Jungle Book Dis. $97,197,993 1967^
44 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $96,696,803 1937^
45 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981
46 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
47 Flashdance Par. $92,921,203 1983
48 The Karate Kid Col. $90,815,558 1984
49 Trading Places Par. $90,404,800 1983
50 The Amityville Horror AIP $86,432,000 1979
51 Young Frankenstein Fox $86,273,333 1974
52 Stripes Col. $85,297,000 1981
53 Every Which Way But Loose WB $85,196,485 1978
54 Rocky II UA $85,182,160 1979
55 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $84,563,118 1972
56 Airplane! Par. $83,453,539 1980
57 Star Trek: The Motion Picture Par. $82,258,456 1979
58 Jaws 2 Uni. $81,766,007 1978^
59 Heaven Can Wait (1978) Par. $81,640,278 1978
60 M.A.S.H. Fox $81,600,000 1970
61 Police Academy WB $81,198,894 1984
62 Footloose Par. $80,035,402 1984
63 Earthquake Uni. $79,666,653 1974
64 WarGames MGM $79,567,667 1983
65 Alien Fox $78,944,891 1979^
66 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Par. $78,912,963 1982
67 48 HRS. Par. $78,868,508 1982
68 Apocalypse Now MGM $78,784,010 1979^
69 Hooper WB $78,000,000 1978
70 Poltergeist MGM $76,606,280 1982
71 Romancing the Stone Fox $76,572,238 1984
72 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Par. $76,471,046 1984
73 10 WB $74,865,517 1979
74 Ben-Hur MGM $74,000,000 1959
75 The Jerk Uni. $73,691,419 1979
76 The Cannonball Run Fox $72,179,579 1981
77 My Fair Lady WB $72,000,000 1964
78 Any Which Way You Can WB $70,687,344 1980
79 All the President's Men WB $70,600,000 1976
80 Moonraker MGM $70,308,099 1979
81 Private Benjamin WB $69,847,348 1980
82 Splash BV $69,821,334 1984
83 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Uni. $69,701,637 1982
84 Purple Rain WB $68,392,977 1984
85 Octopussy MGM $67,893,619 1983
86 Sudden Impact WB $67,642,693 1983
87 Coal Miner's Daughter Uni. $67,182,787 1980
88 Smokey and the Bandit II Uni. $66,132,626 1980
89 What's Up, Doc? WB $66,000,000 1972
90 The Ten Commandments Par. $65,500,000 1956
91 Pinocchio Dis. $65,390,608 1940^
92 The Muppet Movie AFD $65,200,000 1979
93 Staying Alive Par. $64,892,670 1983
94 Mr. Mom Fox $64,783,827 1983
95 Thunderball UA $63,595,658 1965
96 Risky Business WB $63,541,777 1983
97 Bambi RKO $63,200,000 1942^
98 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $62,473,244 1955^
99 The Electric Horseman Col. $61,801,971 1979
100 Patton Fox $61,749,765 1970

#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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