All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Nov. 1, 1988

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–500

Data as of: or ( / / )
RowRankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 167 Papillon Allied Artists $53,267,000 1973
2 71 The Amityville Horror American International Pictures $86,432,000 1979
3 232 Love at First Bite American International Pictures $43,885,000 1979
4 129 The Muppet Movie Associated Film Dist. $65,200,000 1979
5 342 Teen Wolf Atlantic $33,086,611 1985
6 54 The Graduate AVCO Embassy $104,642,560 1967^
7 16 Three Men and a Baby Buena Vista $167,780,960 1987
8 24 Who Framed Roger Rabbit Buena Vista $144,729,560 1988
9 36 Good Morning, Vietnam Buena Vista $123,922,370 1987
10 94 Cocktail Buena Vista $78,222,753 1988
11 109 Ruthless People Buena Vista $71,624,879 1986
12 115 Splash Buena Vista $69,821,334 1984
13 125 Stakeout Buena Vista $65,673,233 1987
14 135 The Fox and the Hound Buena Vista $63,456,988 1981^
15 137 Down and Out in Beverly Hills Buena Vista $62,134,225 1986
16 168 Outrageous Fortune Buena Vista $52,864,741 1987
17 171 The Color of Money Buena Vista $52,293,982 1986
18 271 Big Business Buena Vista $40,150,487 1988
19 333 Adventures in Babysitting Buena Vista $34,368,475 1987
20 336 Cinderella (Re-issue) (1987) Buena Vista $34,101,149 1987
21 343 Tron Buena Vista $33,000,000 1982
22 358 Can't Buy Me Love Buena Vista $31,623,833 1987
23 386 Never Cry Wolf Buena Vista $29,600,000 1983
24 389 Shoot to Kill Buena Vista $29,300,090 1988
25 403 Cinderella (Re-issue) (1981) Buena Vista $28,040,000 1981
26 447 Tin Men Buena Vista $25,411,386 1987
27 448 The Great Mouse Detective Buena Vista $25,336,794 1986^
28 477 Ernest Goes to Camp Buena Vista $23,509,382 1987
29 493 Benji the Hunted Buena Vista $22,257,624 1987
30 285 Breakin' Cannon Films $38,682,707 1984
31 483 Missing in Action Cannon Films $22,812,411 1984
32 6 Ghostbusters Columbia $238,632,124 1984^
33 13 Tootsie Columbia $177,200,000 1982
34 30 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Columbia $132,088,635 1977^
35 41 The Karate Kid Part II Columbia $115,103,979 1986
36 53 Kramer Vs. Kramer Columbia $106,260,000 1979
37 59 Stir Crazy Columbia $101,300,000 1980
38 68 The Karate Kid Columbia $90,815,558 1984
39 73 Stripes Columbia $85,297,000 1981
40 138 The Electric Horseman Columbia $61,801,971 1979
41 146 Chariots of Fire Columbia $58,972,904 1981
42 147 The Blue Lagoon Columbia $58,853,106 1980
43 155 Annie Columbia $57,059,003 1982
44 157 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Columbia $56,666,667 1967
45 158 The Big Chill Columbia $56,342,711 1983^
46 163 La Bamba Columbia $54,215,416 1987
47 169 Gandhi Columbia $52,767,889 1982
48 172 Stand by Me Columbia $52,287,414 1986
49 173 Funny Girl Columbia $52,000,000 1968^
50 174 The China Syndrome Columbia $51,718,367 1979
51 196 Shampoo Columbia $49,407,734 1975
52 206 The Deep Columbia $47,346,365 1977
53 208 The Toy Columbia $47,118,057 1982
54 221 The Way We Were Columbia $45,000,000 1973
55 230 Seems Like Old Times Columbia $43,995,918 1980
56 231 The Last Emperor Columbia $43,984,230 1987
57 246 Blue Thunder Columbia $42,313,354 1983
58 247 White Nights Columbia $42,160,849 1985
59 261 Absence of Malice Columbia $40,716,963 1981
60 264 Jagged Edge Columbia $40,491,165 1985
61 272 Roxanne Columbia $40,050,884 1987
62 282 Funny Lady Columbia $39,000,000 1975
63 298 St. Elmo's Fire Columbia $37,803,872 1985
64 301 Lawrence of Arabia Columbia $37,495,385 1962^
65 310 Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip Columbia $36,299,720 1982
66 335 Tommy Columbia $34,251,525 1975
67 341 ...And Justice for All Columbia $33,300,000 1979
68 351 Silverado Columbia $32,192,570 1985
69 367 Murphy's Romance Columbia $30,867,525 1985
70 393 The Last Picture Show Columbia $29,133,000 1971
71 395 Starman Columbia $28,744,356 1984
72 411 Taxi Driver Columbia $27,300,000 1976^
73 412 The Bridge on the River Kwai Columbia $27,200,000 1957
74 413 A Passage to India Columbia $27,187,653 1984
75 431 Micki and Maude Columbia $26,080,861 1984
76 441 Agnes of God Columbia $25,627,836 1985
77 445 Only When I Laugh Columbia $25,524,778 1981
78 455 Moscow on the Hudson Columbia $25,068,724 1984
79 457 Fright Night Columbia $24,922,237 1985
80 465 Spring Break Columbia $24,071,666 1983
81 500 A Soldier's Story Columbia $21,821,347 1984
82 209 Halloween Compass $47,000,000 1978
83 488 My Tutor Crown $22,587,834 1983
84 481 Crimes of the Heart DEG $22,905,522 1986
85 25 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Disney $143,291,015 1937^
86 57 Mary Poppins Disney $102,272,727 1964^
87 62 The Jungle Book Disney $97,197,993 1967^
88 65 Lady and the Tramp Disney $93,602,326 1955^
89 78 101 Dalmatians Disney $84,049,729 1961^
90 127 Pinocchio Disney $65,390,608 1940^
91 148 Peter Pan Disney $57,959,520 1953^
92 176 Sleeping Beauty Disney $51,600,000 1959^
93 178 The Love Bug Disney $51,264,000 1969
94 183 Fantasia Disney $51,044,726 1941^
95 191 The Rescuers Disney $50,000,000 1977^
96 269 Swiss Family Robinson Disney $40,356,000 1960
97 293 Herbie Rides Again Disney $38,229,000 1974^
98 304 The Apple Dumpling Gang Disney $36,853,000 1975
99 318 The Black Hole Disney $35,841,901 1979
100 394 Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo Disney $29,000,000 1977^

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–500


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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