All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Oct. 26, 1997

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RowRankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
101 161 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981
102 186 Stripes Col. $85,297,000 1981
103 252 The Cannonball Run Fox $72,179,579 1981
104 314 The Fox and the Hound BV $63,456,988 1981^
105 344 Chariots of Fire Col. $58,972,904 1981
106 382 For Your Eyes Only MGM $54,812,802 1981
107 432 The Four Seasons Uni. $50,427,646 1981
108 2 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $399,804,539 1982^
109 35 Tootsie Col. $177,200,000 1982
110 78 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $129,795,554 1982
111 86 Rocky III UA $125,049,125 1982^
112 114 Porky's Fox $111,289,673 1982^
113 220 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Par. $78,912,963 1982
114 221 48 HRS. Par. $78,868,508 1982
115 231 Poltergeist MGM $76,606,280 1982
116 277 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Uni. $69,701,637 1982
117 365 Annie Col. $57,059,003 1982
118 386 The Verdict Fox $53,977,250 1982
119 401 Gandhi Col. $52,767,889 1982
120 476 First Blood Orion $47,212,904 1982
121 477 The Toy Col. $47,118,057 1982
122 484 Firefox WB $46,708,276 1982
123 6 Return of the Jedi Fox $309,306,177 1983^
124 119 Terms of Endearment Par. $108,423,489 1983
125 165 Flashdance Par. $92,921,203 1983
126 174 Trading Places Par. $90,404,800 1983
127 217 WarGames MGM $79,567,667 1983
128 283 Octopussy MGM $67,893,619 1983
129 285 Sudden Impact WB $67,642,693 1983
130 303 Staying Alive Par. $64,892,670 1983
131 304 Mr. Mom Fox $64,783,827 1983
132 313 Risky Business WB $63,541,777 1983
133 326 National Lampoon's Vacation WB $61,399,552 1983
134 338 Superman III WB $59,950,623 1983
135 374 The Big Chill Col. $56,342,711 1983^
136 379 Never Say Never Again WB $55,432,841 1983
137 15 Ghostbusters Col. $238,632,124 1984^
138 16 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $234,760,478 1984
139 33 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $179,870,271 1984
140 53 Gremlins WB $153,083,102 1984^
141 172 The Karate Kid Col. $90,815,558 1984
142 209 Police Academy WB $81,198,894 1984
143 214 Footloose Par. $80,035,402 1984
144 233 Romancing the Stone Fox $76,572,238 1984
145 234 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Par. $76,471,046 1984
146 276 Splash BV $69,821,334 1984
147 282 Purple Rain WB $68,392,977 1984
148 413 Amadeus Orion $51,564,280 1984^
149 465 Tightrope WB $48,143,579 1984
150 469 The Natural TriS $47,951,979 1984
151 499 Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan WB $45,858,563 1984
152 21 Back to the Future Uni. $210,609,762 1985
153 54 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $150,415,432 1985
154 81 Rocky IV UA $127,873,716 1985
155 158 The Color Purple WB $98,467,863 1985^
156 180 Out of Africa Uni. $87,071,205 1985
157 238 Cocoon Fox $76,113,124 1985
158 240 The Jewel of the Nile Fox $75,973,200 1985
159 281 Witness Par. $68,706,993 1985
160 327 The Goonies WB $61,389,680 1985^
161 335 Spies Like Us WB $60,088,980 1985
162 377 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment WB $55,600,000 1985
163 430 Fletch Uni. $50,612,888 1985
164 433 A View to a Kill MGM $50,327,960 1985
165 454 European Vacation WB $49,364,621 1985
166 461 Mask Uni. $48,230,162 1985
167 498 The Breakfast Club Uni. $45,875,171 1985
168 36 Top Gun Par. $176,786,701 1986^
169 37 Crocodile Dundee Par. $174,803,506 1986
170 67 Platoon Orion $138,530,565 1986
171 105 The Karate Kid Part II Col. $115,103,979 1986
172 115 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $109,713,132 1986
173 171 Back to School Orion $91,258,000 1986
174 189 Aliens Fox $85,160,248 1986
175 215 The Golden Child Par. $79,817,937 1986
176 255 Ruthless People BV $71,624,879 1986
177 272 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Par. $70,136,369 1986
178 322 Down and Out in Beverly Hills BV $62,134,225 1986
179 404 The Color of Money BV $52,293,982 1986
180 405 Stand by Me Col. $52,287,414 1986
181 447 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1986
182 457 Cobra WB $49,042,224 1986
183 473 An American Tail Uni. $47,483,002 1986
184 42 Three Men and a Baby BV $167,780,960 1987
185 48 Fatal Attraction Par. $156,645,693 1987
186 52 Beverly Hills Cop II Par. $153,665,036 1987
187 89 Good Morning, Vietnam BV $123,922,370 1987
188 213 Moonstruck MGM $80,640,528 1987
189 236 The Untouchables Par. $76,270,454 1987
190 290 The Secret of My Success Uni. $66,995,879 1987
191 298 Stakeout BV $65,673,233 1987
192 300 Lethal Weapon WB $65,207,127 1987
193 306 Dirty Dancing Vest $63,954,274 1987^
194 309 The Witches of Eastwick WB $63,766,510 1987
195 340 Predator Fox $59,735,548 1987
196 353 Throw Momma From the Train Orion $57,915,972 1987
197 357 Dragnet Uni. $57,387,516 1987
198 385 La Bamba Col. $54,215,416 1987
199 395 Robocop Orion $53,424,681 1987
200 400 Outrageous Fortune BV $52,864,741 1987

#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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