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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 4 The Comancheros Fox n/a - n/a - 10/30/61
3 63 The Big Trail Fox n/a - n/a - 11/1/30
4 78 North to Alaska Fox n/a - n/a - 11/7/60
5 81 The Undefeated Fox n/a - n/a - 11/27/69
6 84 The Longest Day Fox n/a - n/a - 10/4/62
7 45 They Were Expendable MGM n/a - n/a - 12/20/45
8 71 The Wings of Eagles MGM n/a - n/a - 2/22/57
9 76 3 Godfathers MGM n/a - n/a - 12/1/48
10 80 Reunion in France MGM n/a - n/a - 12/25/42
11 64 'Neath the Arizona Skies Monogram Pictures Corporation n/a - n/a - 12/5/34
12 5 Big Jake National General n/a - n/a - 5/26/71
13 51 Rio Lobo National General n/a - n/a - 12/18/70
14 1 The Shootist Paramount $8,091,910 - n/a - 7/21/76
15 13 Hatari! Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/19/62
16 16 The Sons of Katie Elder Paramount n/a - n/a - 7/1/65
17 24 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Paramount n/a - n/a - 4/22/62
18 33 Reap the Wild Wind Paramount n/a - n/a - 3/26/42
19 36 Donovan's Reef Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/12/63
20 40 True Grit (1969) Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/11/69
21 44 In Harm's Way Paramount n/a - n/a - 4/6/65
22 56 El Dorado Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/7/67
23 79 The Shepherd of the Hills Paramount n/a - n/a - 7/18/41
24 8 Sands of Iwo Jima Republic n/a - n/a - 3/1/50
25 15 Angel and the Badman Republic n/a - n/a - 2/15/47
26 17 Dakota Republic n/a - n/a - 12/25/45
27 25 The Fighting Kentuckian Republic n/a - n/a - 9/15/49
28 31 The Fighting Seabees Republic n/a - n/a - 3/10/44
29 37 Santa Fe Stampede Republic n/a - n/a - 11/18/38
30 38 Westward Ho Republic n/a - n/a - 8/19/35
31 42 Flying Tigers Republic n/a - n/a - 10/8/42
32 50 Flame of Barbary Coast Republic n/a - n/a - 5/28/45
33 68 Wake of the Red Witch Republic n/a - n/a - 3/1/49
34 72 The Quiet Man Republic n/a - n/a - 8/14/52
35 73 Rio Grande Republic n/a - n/a - 11/15/50
36 77 Dark Command Republic n/a - n/a - 4/15/40
37 83 In Old California Republic n/a - n/a - 5/31/42
38 10 Tycoon RKO n/a - n/a - 12/27/47
39 11 Fort Apache RKO n/a - n/a - 3/9/48
40 41 She Wore a Yellow Ribbon RKO n/a - n/a - 10/22/49
41 43 Tall in the Saddle RKO n/a - n/a - 9/29/44
42 48 Without Reservations RKO n/a - n/a - 5/13/46
43 59 A Lady Takes a Chance RKO n/a - n/a - 8/19/43
44 60 Back to Bataan RKO n/a - n/a - 5/31/45
45 62 Flying Leathernecks RKO n/a - n/a - 8/28/51
46 66 The Conqueror RKO n/a - n/a - 2/21/56
47 69 Allegheny Uprising RKO n/a - n/a - 11/10/39
48 18 The Alamo (1960) United Artists n/a - n/a - 10/24/60
49 19 Legend of the Lost United Artists n/a - n/a - 12/17/57
50 26 The Horse Soldiers United Artists n/a - n/a - 6/12/59
51 29 The Long Voyage Home United Artists n/a - n/a - 10/9/40
52 39 Stagecoach United Artists n/a - n/a - 3/2/39
53 53 Brannigan United Artists n/a - n/a - 3/26/75
54 75 McLintock! United Artists n/a - n/a - 11/13/63
55 82 Red River United Artists n/a - n/a - 9/30/48
56 7 The War Wagon Universal n/a - n/a - 5/27/67
57 14 Jet Pilot Universal n/a - n/a - Oct 1957
58 30 Rooster Cogburn Universal n/a - n/a - 10/17/75
59 32 The Spoilers Universal n/a - n/a - 5/8/42
60 46 Seven Sinners Universal n/a - n/a - 10/25/40
61 52 Hellfighters Universal n/a - n/a - 11/27/68
62 70 Pittsburgh Universal n/a - n/a - 12/11/42
63 23 Somewhere in Sonora Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 5/27/33
64 35 Haunted Gold Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 12/17/32
65 47 The Man from Monterey Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 7/15/33
66 61 Ride Him, Cowboy Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 8/23/32
67 74 The Big Stampede Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 10/8/32
68 3 The Telegraph Trail Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 3/18/33
69 6 Cahill, United States Marshal Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/11/73
70 9 The High and the Mighty Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/3/54
71 12 The Cowboys Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 1/13/72
72 20 Trouble Along the Way Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 4/4/53
73 21 Island in the Sky Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 9/5/53
74 22 Big Jim McLain Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 8/30/52
75 27 Blood Alley Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 10/1/55
76 28 Chisum Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/29/70
77 34 Hondo Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 11/27/53
78 49 The Sea Chase Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 6/4/55
79 54 The Train Robbers Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 2/7/73
80 55 Baby Face Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/1/33
81 57 The Green Berets Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/4/68
82 58 McQ Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 2/6/74
83 65 Operation Pacific Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 1/27/51
84 67 Rio Bravo Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 4/4/59
85 85 The Searchers Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 5/13/56
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. $30,962,000 $8,091,910 7/21/76
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $30,962,000
Average: $15,481,000







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