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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 2 How the West Was Won Cinerama $76,729 - n/a - 1962
2 18 The Longest Day Fox n/a - n/a - 10/4/62
3 42 The Big Trail Fox n/a - n/a - 11/1/30
4 53 North to Alaska Fox n/a - n/a - 11/7/60
5 56 The Undefeated Fox n/a - n/a - 11/27/69
6 59 The Comancheros Fox n/a - n/a - 10/30/61
7 4 They Were Expendable MGM n/a - n/a - 12/20/45
8 31 The Wings of Eagles MGM n/a - n/a - 2/22/57
9 35 3 Godfathers MGM n/a - n/a - 12/1/48
10 55 Reunion in France MGM n/a - n/a - 12/25/42
11 43 'Neath the Arizona Skies Monogram Pictures Corporation n/a - n/a - 12/5/34
12 12 Rio Lobo National General n/a - n/a - 12/18/70
13 39 Big Jake National General n/a - n/a - 5/26/71
14 1 The Shootist Paramount $8,091,910 - n/a - 7/21/76
15 9 Donovan's Reef Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/12/63
16 17 El Dorado Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/7/67
17 22 The Shepherd of the Hills Paramount n/a - n/a - 7/18/41
18 24 In Harm's Way Paramount n/a - n/a - 4/6/65
19 58 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Paramount n/a - n/a - 4/22/62
20 69 Reap the Wild Wind Paramount n/a - n/a - 3/26/42
21 70 Hatari! Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/19/62
22 73 The Sons of Katie Elder Paramount n/a - n/a - 7/1/65
23 81 True Grit (1969) Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/11/69
24 11 Flame of Barbary Coast Republic n/a - n/a - 5/28/45
25 27 Wake of the Red Witch Republic n/a - n/a - 3/1/49
26 33 Rio Grande Republic n/a - n/a - 11/15/50
27 34 Dark Command Republic n/a - n/a - 4/15/40
28 37 In Old California Republic n/a - n/a - 5/31/42
29 44 Sands of Iwo Jima Republic n/a - n/a - 3/1/50
30 52 Dakota Republic n/a - n/a - 12/25/45
31 57 The Fighting Kentuckian Republic n/a - n/a - 9/15/49
32 64 The Fighting Seabees Republic n/a - n/a - 3/10/44
33 68 Angel and the Badman Republic n/a - n/a - 2/15/47
34 71 Santa Fe Stampede Republic n/a - n/a - 11/18/38
35 74 Westward Ho Republic n/a - n/a - 8/19/35
36 79 Flying Tigers Republic n/a - n/a - 10/8/42
37 83 The Quiet Man Republic n/a - n/a - 8/14/52
38 7 Back to Bataan RKO n/a - n/a - 5/31/45
39 10 The Conqueror RKO n/a - n/a - 2/21/56
40 20 Tall in the Saddle RKO n/a - n/a - 9/29/44
41 23 A Lady Takes a Chance RKO n/a - n/a - 8/19/43
42 29 Without Reservations RKO n/a - n/a - 5/13/46
43 45 Flying Leathernecks RKO n/a - n/a - 8/28/51
44 47 Fort Apache RKO n/a - n/a - 3/9/48
45 50 Allegheny Uprising RKO n/a - n/a - 11/10/39
46 67 Tycoon RKO n/a - n/a - 12/27/47
47 78 She Wore a Yellow Ribbon RKO n/a - n/a - 10/22/49
48 14 Brannigan United Artists n/a - n/a - 3/26/75
49 19 The Horse Soldiers United Artists n/a - n/a - 6/12/59
50 38 Red River United Artists n/a - n/a - 9/30/48
51 51 The Alamo (1960) United Artists n/a - n/a - 10/24/60
52 62 The Long Voyage Home United Artists n/a - n/a - 10/9/40
53 65 McLintock! United Artists n/a - n/a - 11/13/63
54 72 Legend of the Lost United Artists n/a - n/a - 12/17/57
55 76 Stagecoach United Artists n/a - n/a - 3/2/39
56 3 The Spoilers Universal n/a - n/a - 5/8/42
57 13 Pittsburgh Universal n/a - n/a - 12/11/42
58 16 Seven Sinners Universal n/a - n/a - 10/25/40
59 28 Jet Pilot Universal n/a - n/a - Oct 1957
60 32 Hellfighters Universal n/a - n/a - 11/27/68
61 61 Rooster Cogburn Universal n/a - n/a - 10/17/75
62 63 The War Wagon Universal n/a - n/a - 5/27/67
63 8 Haunted Gold Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 12/17/32
64 25 The Man from Monterey Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 7/15/33
65 40 Ride Him, Cowboy Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 8/23/32
66 54 The Big Stampede Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 10/8/32
67 82 Somewhere in Sonora Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 5/27/33
68 5 The Searchers Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 5/13/56
69 6 Hondo Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 11/27/53
70 15 The Train Robbers Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 2/7/73
71 21 McQ Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 2/6/74
72 26 Rio Bravo Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 4/4/59
73 30 The Sea Chase Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 6/4/55
74 36 The Green Berets Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/4/68
75 41 Cahill, United States Marshal Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/11/73
76 46 Baby Face Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/1/33
77 48 The Cowboys Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 1/13/72
78 49 Operation Pacific Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 1/27/51
79 60 The Telegraph Trail Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 3/18/33
80 66 The High and the Mighty Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/3/54
81 75 Trouble Along the Way Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 4/4/53
82 77 Island in the Sky Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 9/5/53
83 80 Big Jim McLain Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 8/30/52
84 84 Blood Alley Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 10/1/55
85 85 Chisum Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/29/70
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (2): $8,168,639
Average: $4,084,320


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Shootist Par. $30,848,000 $8,091,910 7/21/76
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $30,848,000
Average: $15,424,000







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