All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Jan. 22, 1991

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $399,804,539 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 Batman WB $251,188,924 1989
6 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $242,374,454 1981^
7 Ghostbusters Col. $238,632,124 1984^
8 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $234,760,478 1984
9 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $222,674,266 1980^
10 Ghost Par. $211,066,378 1990
11 Back to the Future Uni. $210,609,762 1985
12 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. $197,171,806 1989
13 Home Alone Fox $194,760,234 1990
14 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
15 Gone with the Wind MGM $191,926,347 1939^
16 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $179,870,271 1984
17 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1990
18 Tootsie Col. $177,200,000 1982
19 Top Gun Par. $176,786,701 1986^
20 Crocodile Dundee Par. $174,803,506 1986
21 Rain Man MGM $172,825,435 1988
22 Three Men and a Baby BV $167,780,960 1987
23 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
24 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
25 Fatal Attraction Par. $156,645,693 1987
26 Who Framed Roger Rabbit BV $156,452,370 1988
27 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
28 Beverly Hills Cop II Par. $153,665,036 1987
29 Gremlins WB $153,083,102 1984^
30 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $150,415,432 1985
31 Lethal Weapon 2 WB $147,253,986 1989
32 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $143,291,015 1937^
33 The Jungle Book Dis. $141,843,612 1967^
34 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
35 Look Who's Talking TriS $140,088,813 1989
36 Platoon Orion $138,530,565 1986
37 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL $135,265,915 1990
38 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
39 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
40 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
41 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids BV $130,724,172 1989
42 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $129,795,554 1982
43 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 1988
44 Rocky IV UA $127,873,716 1985
45 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
46 Rocky III UA $125,049,125 1982^
47 Good Morning, Vietnam BV $123,922,370 1987
48 The Hunt for Red October Par. $122,012,643 1990
49 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
50 Total Recall Sony $119,394,840 1990^
51 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
52 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $118,450,002 1989
53 Die Hard 2: Die Harder Fox $117,540,947 1990
54 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
55 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
56 The Karate Kid Part II Col. $115,103,979 1986
57 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
58 Big Fox $114,968,774 1988
59 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
60 Ghostbusters II Col. $112,494,738 1989
61 Twins Uni. $111,938,388 1988
62 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
63 Porky's Fox $111,289,673 1982^
64 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $109,713,132 1986
65 Crocodile Dundee II Par. $109,306,210 1988
66 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
67 Terms of Endearment Par. $108,423,489 1983
68 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
69 Driving Miss Daisy WB $106,593,296 1989
70 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
71 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
72 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
73 Dick Tracy BV $103,738,726 1990
74 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
75 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
76 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
77 Bambi RKO $102,247,150 1942^
78 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
79 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
80 Parenthood Uni. $100,047,830 1989
81 The Color Purple WB $98,467,863 1985^
82 Dead Poets Society BV $95,860,116 1989
83 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981
84 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
85 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $93,602,326 1955^
86 Flashdance Par. $92,921,203 1983
87 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1989
88 Back to School Orion $91,258,000 1986
89 The Karate Kid Col. $90,815,558 1984
90 Trading Places Par. $90,404,800 1983
91 Back to the Future Part III Uni. $87,727,583 1990
92 Peter Pan Dis. $87,404,651 1953^
93 Out of Africa Uni. $87,071,205 1985
94 The War of the Roses Fox $86,888,546 1989
95 Dances with Wolves Orion $86,834,177 1990
96 The Amityville Horror AIP $86,432,000 1979
97 Presumed Innocent WB $86,303,188 1990
98 Young Frankenstein Fox $86,273,333 1974
99 Stripes Col. $85,297,000 1981
100 Every Which Way But Loose WB $85,196,485 1978

#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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