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1983 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1983

#1–100 - #101–163
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
11Return of the JediFox$252,583,6171,764$23,019,6181,0025/25
212Superman IIIWB$59,950,6231,763$13,352,3571,7596/17
38Staying AlivePar.$64,892,6701,747$12,146,1431,6607/15
47Sudden ImpactWB$67,642,6931,602$9,688,5611,53012/9
521Porky's II: The Next DayFox$33,759,2661,564$7,054,9881,5116/24
614Never Say Never AgainWB$55,432,8411,560$10,958,1571,55010/7
717Blue ThunderCol.$42,313,3541,555$8,258,1491,5395/13
829Spring BreakCol.$24,071,6661,531$5,908,5741,4933/25
927High Road to ChinaWB$28,445,9271,508$6,156,0491,5083/18
1020Psycho IIUni.$34,725,0001,488$8,310,2441,4486/3
11114Yor: Hunter from the FutureCol.$2,810,1991,425$2,810,1991,4258/19
1245Richard Pryor: Here and NowCol.$16,156,7761,411$3,701,6091,41110/28
134Trading PlacesPar.$90,404,8001,389$7,348,2001,3756/10
1456Stroker AceUni.$13,000,0001,385$4,668,1351,3857/1
1558The Black Stallion ReturnsMGM$12,049,1081,376$2,923,2971,3703/25
169Mr. MomFox$64,783,8271,362$947,1971267/22
1723Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Re-issue) (1983)BV$30,100,0001,362$6,017,9141,3627/15
1844Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden ZoneCol.$16,478,2651,344$7,053,0161,3385/20
1968Doctor DetroitUni.$10,375,8931,343$3,295,7221,3435/6
206OctopussyMGM$67,893,6191,339$8,902,5641,3116/10
2115Jaws 3-DUni.$45,517,0551,311$13,422,5001,3007/22
2287The Sting IIUni.$6,347,0721,294$3,106,1081,2942/18
2334CujoWB$21,156,1521,293$6,114,8991,2398/12
2437The Dead ZonePar.$20,766,6161,293$4,556,0831,29310/21
2543KrullCol.$16,519,4601,289$5,469,4151,2817/29
2625Twilight Zone: The MovieWB$29,450,9191,288$6,614,3661,2756/24
2730Two of a KindFox$23,646,9521,278$3,344,9421,24412/16
282Terms of EndearmentPar.$108,423,4891,259$3,498,81326011/23
2988Amityville 3-DOrion$6,333,1351,254$2,366,4721,25411/18
3011National Lampoon's VacationWB$61,399,5521,253$8,333,3581,1757/29
3169Deal of the CenturyWB$10,369,5811,226$3,520,6051,21711/4
3257Lone Wolf McQuadeOrion$12,232,6281,221$4,295,3001,2214/15
3370The Man with Two BrainsWB$10,353,4381,203$3,498,9311,2036/3
3493Porky's (Re-issue)Fox$5,797,1901,192$2,139,8271,1925/6
3526Easy MoneyOrion$29,309,7661,171$5,844,9741,1308/19
3638BreathlessOrion$19,910,0021,166$4,384,3691,1615/13
373FlashdancePar.$92,921,2031,140$4,076,1241,1404/15
3810Risky BusinessWB$63,541,7771,137$4,275,3276708/5
3995Smokey & the Bandit Part IIIUni.$5,678,9501,119$1,728,0604988/12
4035ChristineCol.$21,017,8491,101$3,408,9041,04512/9
4122Uncommon ValorPar.$30,503,1511,076$3,144,36798912/16
42146Rocky III (Re-issue)MGM$902,2281,071$902,2281,0715/6
4336The Rescuers (Re-issue)BV$21,000,0001,040$2,111,58286212/16
4453The EntityFox$13,277,5581,035$3,685,6541,0312/4
4583NightmaresUni.$6,670,6801,025$2,572,7501,0259/2
4651Private SchoolUni.$14,049,5401,024$4,411,8611,0247/29
4752The SurvivorsCol.$14,000,0001,014$3,044,9271,0066/24
4866Hercules (1983)MGM$10,676,1941,014$3,473,6351,0018/26
4916Scarface (1983)Uni.$44,668,7981,008$4,597,53699612/9
5028The OutsidersWB$25,697,6471,002$5,068,1658293/25
51118The Man Who Wasn't There (1983)Par.$2,443,487980$1,379,5029808/12
525WarGamesMGM$79,567,667977$6,227,8048436/3
5339A Christmas StoryMGM$19,294,144938$2,072,47388611/18
54131Nate and HayesPar.$1,963,756925$815,16092511/18
5581Romantic ComedyMGM$6,857,733911$2,366,02591110/7
5642All the Right MovesFox$17,233,166909$1,625,48644210/21
5746D.C. CabUni.$16,134,627908$1,564,53086212/16
5896A Night in HeavenFox$5,563,663901$1,835,42190111/18
5977Strange BrewMGM$8,571,374849$1,913,3898498/26
6065The Man Who Loved WomenCol.$10,964,231845$1,347,03280212/16
6132ClassOrion$21,667,789844$4,553,2338397/22
6219SilkwoodFox$35,615,609843$1,218,32225712/16
6313The Big ChillCol.$56,342,711832$3,662,1527229/30
6479Something Wicked This Way ComesBV$8,400,000817$2,423,5558174/29
6594Under FireOrion$5,696,391816$1,837,76881610/21
66104Curse of the Pink PantherMGM$4,491,986812$1,641,1828128/12
6740Max Dugan ReturnsFox$17,613,720801$2,791,0027903/25
6862The Lords of DisciplinePar.$11,787,127800$3,011,9328002/18
6997The Star ChamberFox$5,555,305796$1,980,1057968/5
70101MetalstormUni.$5,301,085784$2,019,0005498/19
7191The HungerMGM$5,979,292775$1,832,8987754/29
72107YellowbeardOrion$4,300,000761$1,564,1557616/24
7318YentlMGM$40,218,899747$3,050,21950111/18
7473LovesickWB$10,171,304744$3,093,2817182/18
7559The Sword in the Stone (Re-issue)BV$12,000,000741$2,230,6144873/25
7648Cheech & Chong Still Smokin'Par.$15,543,710730$3,085,7057105/6
77106TrenchcoatBV$4,304,286723$2,192,6217233/11
7874Without a TraceFox$9,632,062721$1,609,4487212/4
7990Beyond the LimitPar.$5,997,566707$2,208,9767009/30
80141The Lonely LadyUni.$1,223,220703$1,223,2207039/30
8171The Year of Living DangerouslyWB$10,278,575690$35,00011/21
8285The Osterman WeekendFox$6,486,797670$301,12912510/21
8355To Be or Not to Be (1983)Fox$13,030,214645$1,020,95863812/16
8447Gorky ParkOrion$15,856,028631$1,290,75462912/16
8563Raiders of the Lost Ark (Re-issue) (1983)Par.$11,374,454628$1,327,4516283/25
8633The Right StuffWB$21,192,102627$1,601,16722910/21
87126VideodromeUni.$2,120,439600$1,194,1756002/4
888010 to MidnightMGM$7,175,592595$3,050,2255953/11
89156Poltergeist (re-issue)MGM$536,108593$536,1085935/20
9049Monty Python's The Meaning of LifeUni.$14,929,552554$1,987,8532574/1
9124Never Cry WolfBV$29,600,000540$1,116,4378810/7
92120Tough EnoughFox$2,433,722538$725,1175383/25
9375Bad Boys (1983)Uni.$9,190,819535$2,171,1974683/25
94127Friday the 13th Part III (Re-issue)Par.$2,108,548520$788,7975205/13
95108The KeepPar.$4,218,594508$1,032,29550812/16
9654Revenge of the NinjaMGM$13,168,027504$2,114,1254329/9
9786Star 80WB$6,472,990502$412,5669411/11
9831My TutorCrwn$22,587,834500$435,188963/4
9972BrainstormMGM$10,219,460498$1,196,9651699/30
100103Eddie and the CruisersEmb$4,786,789475$1,444,8864759/23
Summary of 163 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$2,657,434,919----
Averages:$16,303,282----
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