All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Jul. 31, 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 Home Alone Fox $285,761,243 1990
4 Return of the Jedi Fox $263,835,740 1983^
5 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
6 Batman WB $251,188,924 1989
7 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $242,374,454 1981^
8 Ghostbusters Col. $238,632,124 1984^
9 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $234,760,478 1984
10 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $222,674,266 1980^
11 Ghost Par. $217,631,306 1990
12 Back to the Future Uni. $210,609,762 1985
13 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. $197,171,806 1989
14 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
15 Gone with the Wind MGM $191,926,347 1939^
16 Dances with Wolves Orion $184,208,848 1990
17 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $179,870,271 1984
18 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1990
19 Tootsie Col. $177,200,000 1982
20 Top Gun Par. $176,786,701 1986^
21 Crocodile Dundee Par. $174,803,506 1986
22 Rain Man MGM $172,825,435 1988
23 Three Men and a Baby BV $167,780,960 1987
24 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
25 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
26 Fatal Attraction Par. $156,645,693 1987
27 Who Framed Roger Rabbit BV $156,452,370 1988
28 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
29 Beverly Hills Cop II Par. $153,665,036 1987
30 Gremlins WB $153,083,102 1984^
31 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $150,415,432 1985
32 Lethal Weapon 2 WB $147,253,986 1989
33 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $143,291,015 1937^
34 The Jungle Book Dis. $141,843,612 1967^
35 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
36 Look Who's Talking TriS $140,088,813 1989
37 Platoon Orion $138,530,565 1986
38 Terminator 2: Judgment Day TriS $137,964,404 1991
39 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL $135,265,915 1990
40 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
41 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
42 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
43 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids BV $130,724,172 1989
44 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $129,795,554 1982
45 The Silence of the Lambs Orion $128,510,017 1991
46 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 1988
47 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves WB $127,926,047 1991
48 Rocky IV UA $127,873,716 1985
49 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
50 Rocky III UA $125,049,125 1982^
51 Good Morning, Vietnam BV $123,922,370 1987
52 The Hunt for Red October Par. $122,012,643 1990
53 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
54 Total Recall Sony $119,394,840 1990^
55 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
56 101 Dalmatians Dis. $119,115,572 1961^
57 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $118,450,002 1989
58 Die Hard 2: Die Harder Fox $117,540,947 1990
59 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
60 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
61 The Karate Kid Part II Col. $115,103,979 1986
62 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
63 Big Fox $114,968,774 1988
64 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
65 Ghostbusters II Col. $112,494,738 1989
66 Twins Uni. $111,938,388 1988
67 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
68 Porky's Fox $111,289,673 1982^
69 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $109,713,132 1986
70 Crocodile Dundee II Par. $109,306,210 1988
71 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
72 Terms of Endearment Par. $108,423,489 1983
73 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
74 Driving Miss Daisy WB $106,593,296 1989
75 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
76 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
77 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
78 Dick Tracy BV $103,738,726 1990
79 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
80 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
81 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
82 Bambi RKO $102,247,150 1942^
83 Sleeping with the Enemy Fox $101,599,005 1991
84 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
85 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
86 Parenthood Uni. $100,047,830 1989
87 The Color Purple WB $98,467,863 1985^
88 City Slickers Col. $97,741,024 1991
89 Dead Poets Society BV $95,860,116 1989
90 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981
91 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
92 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $93,602,326 1955^
93 Flashdance Par. $92,921,203 1983
94 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1989
95 Kindergarten Cop Uni. $91,457,688 1990
96 Back to School Orion $91,258,000 1986
97 The Karate Kid Col. $90,815,558 1984
98 Trading Places Par. $90,404,800 1983
99 Back to the Future Part III Uni. $87,727,583 1990
100 Peter Pan Dis. $87,404,651 1953^

#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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