All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Mar. 27, 1990

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RowRankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 5 Batman Warner Bros. $251,188,924 1989
2 12 The Exorcist Warner Bros. $193,000,000 1973^
3 26 Gremlins Warner Bros. $153,083,102 1984^
4 28 Lethal Weapon 2 Warner Bros. $147,253,986 1989
5 33 Superman Warner Bros. $134,218,018 1978
6 43 Blazing Saddles Warner Bros. $119,500,000 1974^
7 60 Superman II Warner Bros. $108,185,706 1981
8 71 The Color Purple Warner Bros. $98,467,863 1985^
9 74 Arthur Warner Bros. $95,461,682 1981
10 88 Every Which Way But Loose Warner Bros. $85,196,485 1978
11 101 Police Academy Warner Bros. $81,198,894 1984
12 113 Hooper Warner Bros. $78,000,000 1978
13 120 10 Warner Bros. $74,865,517 1979
14 121 Driving Miss Daisy Warner Bros. $74,523,531 1989
15 123 Beetlejuice Warner Bros. $73,707,461 1988
16 126 My Fair Lady Warner Bros. $72,000,000 1964
17 128 Christmas Vacation Warner Bros. $71,319,526 1989
18 131 Any Which Way You Can Warner Bros. $70,687,344 1980
19 132 All the President's Men Warner Bros. $70,600,000 1976
20 135 Private Benjamin Warner Bros. $69,847,348 1980
21 139 Purple Rain Warner Bros. $68,392,977 1984
22 141 Sudden Impact Warner Bros. $67,642,693 1983
23 147 What's Up, Doc? Warner Bros. $66,000,000 1972
24 152 Lethal Weapon Warner Bros. $65,207,127 1987
25 158 The Witches of Eastwick Warner Bros. $63,766,510 1987
26 160 Risky Business Warner Bros. $63,541,777 1983
27 163 Tango & Cash Warner Bros. $63,408,614 1989
28 168 National Lampoon's Vacation Warner Bros. $61,399,552 1983
29 169 The Goonies Warner Bros. $61,389,680 1985^
30 173 Spies Like Us Warner Bros. $60,088,980 1985
31 174 Superman III Warner Bros. $59,950,623 1983
32 190 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment Warner Bros. $55,600,000 1985
33 191 Never Say Never Again Warner Bros. $55,432,841 1983
34 224 Dog Day Afternoon Warner Bros. $50,000,000 1975
35 232 European Vacation Warner Bros. $49,364,621 1985
36 233 Cobra Warner Bros. $49,042,224 1986
37 236 Tightrope Warner Bros. $48,143,579 1984
38 248 Firefox Warner Bros. $46,708,276 1982
39 250 Full Metal Jacket Warner Bros. $46,357,676 1987
40 252 The Enforcer Warner Bros. $46,236,000 1976
41 255 Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan Warner Bros. $45,858,563 1984
42 267 The Shining Warner Bros. $44,017,374 1980^
43 275 Police Academy 3: Back in Training Warner Bros. $43,579,163 1986
44 282 The Main Event Warner Bros. $42,800,000 1979
45 283 Heartbreak Ridge Warner Bros. $42,724,017 1986
46 291 Hard to Kill Warner Bros. $41,785,305 1990
47 292 Oh, God! Warner Bros. $41,687,243 1977
48 295 Pale Rider Warner Bros. $41,410,568 1985
49 297 Tequila Sunrise Warner Bros. $41,292,551 1988
50 301 Pee-Wee's Big Adventure Warner Bros. $40,940,662 1985
51 319 Caddyshack Warner Bros. $39,846,344 1980
52 320 Magnum Force Warner Bros. $39,768,000 1973
53 329 Little Shop of Horrors Warner Bros. $38,748,395 1986
54 337 City Heat Warner Bros. $38,348,988 1984
55 342 The Dead Pool Warner Bros. $37,903,295 1988
56 350 Best Friends Warner Bros. $36,821,203 1982
57 357 Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome Warner Bros. $36,230,219 1985
58 362 Dirty Harry Warner Bros. $35,976,000 1971
59 368 Sharky's Machine Warner Bros. $35,610,100 1981
60 375 Excalibur Warner Bros. $34,967,437 1981
61 378 The Killing Fields Warner Bros. $34,700,291 1984
62 379 Dangerous Liaisons Warner Bros. $34,670,720 1988
63 398 The Accidental Tourist Warner Bros. $32,632,093 1988
64 401 The Lost Boys Warner Bros. $32,222,567 1987
65 406 Lean on Me Warner Bros. $31,906,454 1989
66 409 The Outlaw Josey Wales Warner Bros. $31,800,000 1976
67 420 Nuts Warner Bros. $30,950,002 1987
68 425 Exorcist II: The Heretic Warner Bros. $30,749,142 1977
69 442 The World According to Garp Warner Bros. $29,712,172 1982
70 444 Twilight Zone: The Movie Warner Bros. $29,450,919 1983
71 457 High Road to China Warner Bros. $28,445,927 1983
72 460 Cannonball Run II Warner Bros. $28,078,073 1984
73 461 Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol Warner Bros. $28,061,343 1987
74 468 Blade Runner Warner Bros. $27,580,111 1982^
75 482 Going in Style Warner Bros. $26,869,286 1979
76 486 A Clockwork Orange Warner Bros. $26,589,355 1972
77 488 The Gauntlet Warner Bros. $26,414,658 1977
78 489 Wildcats Warner Bros. $26,285,544 1986
79 491 Protocol Warner Bros. $26,186,631 1984
80 492 Joe Versus the Volcano Warner Bros. $26,185,019 1990
81 500 Innerspace Warner Bros. $25,893,810 1987
82 162 Dirty Dancing Vestron $63,446,382 1987^
83 423 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Unknown $30,859,000 1974
84 1 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Universal $399,804,539 1982^
85 4 Jaws Universal $260,000,000 1975
86 10 Back to the Future Universal $210,609,762 1985
87 24 The Sting Universal $156,000,000 1973
88 30 National Lampoon's Animal House Universal $141,600,000 1978^
89 40 Smokey and the Bandit Universal $126,737,428 1977
90 44 On Golden Pond Universal $119,285,432 1981
91 45 Back to the Future Part II Universal $118,450,002 1989
92 49 American Graffiti Universal $115,000,000 1973
93 53 Twins Universal $111,938,388 1988
94 69 Airport Universal $100,489,151 1970
95 70 Parenthood Universal $100,047,830 1989
96 83 Out of Africa Universal $87,071,205 1985
97 98 Jaws 2 Universal $81,766,007 1978^
98 105 Earthquake Universal $79,666,653 1974
99 124 The Jerk Universal $73,691,419 1979
100 137 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Universal $69,701,637 1982

#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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