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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
18010 to MidnightMGM$7,175,592595$3,050,2255953/11
242All the Right MovesFox$17,233,166909$1,625,48644210/21
388Amityville 3-DOrion$6,333,1351,254$2,366,4721,25411/18
4132Baby, It's YouPar.$1,867,79230$12,42013/4
575Bad Boys (1983)Uni.$9,190,819535$2,171,1974683/25
6149The Ballad of Gregorio CortezEmb$804,96332$15,47718/19
790Beyond the LimitPar.$5,997,566707$2,208,9767009/30
813The Big ChillCol.$56,342,711832$3,662,1527229/30
958The Black Stallion ReturnsMGM$12,049,1081,376$2,923,2971,3703/25
1017Blue ThunderCol.$42,313,3541,555$8,258,1491,5395/13
11159Boarding SchoolAtl$306,061N/AN/AN/A9/9
1272BrainstormMGM$10,219,460498$1,196,9651699/30
1338BreathlessOrion$19,910,0021,166$4,384,3691,1615/13
14158Britannia HospitalUA$375,713N/AN/AN/A3/4
1589Chained HeatJenF$6,149,983417$2,252,6824045/27
1648Cheech & Chong Still Smokin'Par.$15,543,710730$3,085,7057105/6
1735ChristineCol.$21,017,8491,101$3,408,9041,04512/9
1839A Christmas StoryMGM$19,294,144938$2,072,47388611/18
1932ClassOrion$21,667,789844$4,553,2338397/22
2034CujoWB$21,156,1521,293$6,114,8991,2398/12
21104Curse of the Pink PantherMGM$4,491,986812$1,641,1828128/12
2246D.C. CabUni.$16,134,627908$1,564,53086212/16
23155DanielPar.$687,475N/AN/AN/A8/26
2437The Dead ZonePar.$20,766,6161,293$4,556,0831,29310/21
2569Deal of the CenturyWB$10,369,5811,226$3,520,6051,21711/4
2660DeathstalkerNW$11,919,250250$456,7001669/2
2768Doctor DetroitUni.$10,375,8931,343$3,295,7221,3435/6
28124The Draughtsman's ContractMGM$2,256,246N/AN/AN/A4/29
29100The DresserCol.$5,310,748241$26,877312/9
3026Easy MoneyOrion$29,309,7661,171$5,844,9741,1308/19
31103Eddie and the CruisersEmb$4,786,789475$1,444,8864759/23
32139Eddie Macon's RunUni.$1,262,691N/AN/AN/A-
3350Educating RitaCol.$14,648,076407$73,51839/23
34147Enigma (1983)Emb$893,967N/AN/AN/A-
3553The EntityFox$13,277,5581,035$3,685,6541,0312/4
36121The Evil DeadNL$2,400,000128N/AN/A1/1
3782Fanny and AlexanderEmb$6,783,304N/AN/AN/A6/17
38115The Final OptionMGM$2,666,873338$750,2593389/16
39152Fire and IceFox$760,88389$263,238898/26
403FlashdancePar.$92,921,2031,140$4,076,1241,1404/15
41127Friday the 13th Part III (Re-issue)Par.$2,108,548520$788,7975205/13
42136Get CrazyEmb$1,645,711N/AN/AN/A8/5
43145Getting It OnComw$975,414350$975,4143508/19
44162The Girl with Red HairUA$39,001N/AN/AN/A2/25
4584The Golden SealGold.$6,666,725435$920,0184188/19
4647Gorky ParkOrion$15,856,028631$1,290,75462912/16
4798The Grey FoxMGM$5,516,140N/AN/AN/A3/13
48160Heart Like a WheelFox$272,278N/AN/AN/A4/1
49133Heat and DustUni.$1,741,435N/AN/AN/A9/15
5066Hercules (1983)MGM$10,676,1941,014$3,473,6351,0018/26
5127High Road to ChinaWB$28,445,9271,508$6,156,0491,5083/18
5267The House on Sorority RowFVI$10,604,986153$617,6611531/21
5391The HungerMGM$5,979,292775$1,832,8987754/29
5415Jaws 3-DUni.$45,517,0551,311$13,422,5001,3007/22
55109JoysticksJenF$3,952,448310$1,431,0653103/4
56108The KeepPar.$4,218,594508$1,032,29550812/16
57116The King of ComedyFox$2,536,24276$137,624142/18
58134KoyaanisqatsiIsAl$1,723,872N/AN/AN/A4/27
5943KrullCol.$16,519,4601,289$5,469,4151,2817/29
60150L'Etoile du NordMGM$781,151N/AN/AN/A-
61111La TraviataUni.$3,783,329N/AN/AN/A4/22
62110Let's Spend the Night TogetherEmb$3,821,199475$1,319,0504752/11
63137LiannaMGM$1,530,839N/AN/AN/A1/18
6492Local HeroWB$5,895,761207$23,56712/18
6557Lone Wolf McQuadeOrion$12,232,6281,221$4,295,3001,2214/15
66151Lonely Hearts (1983)Gold.$777,087N/AN/AN/A9/4
67141The Lonely LadyUni.$1,223,220703$1,223,2207039/30
6862The Lords of DisciplinePar.$11,787,127800$3,011,9328002/18
69140Losin' ItEmb$1,246,141180$437,2571804/8
7073LovesickWB$10,171,304744$3,093,2817182/18
7165The Man Who Loved WomenCol.$10,964,231845$1,347,03280212/16
72118The Man Who Wasn't There (1983)Par.$2,443,487980$1,379,5029808/12
7370The Man with Two BrainsWB$10,353,4381,203$3,498,9311,2036/3
74122Man, Woman and ChildPar.$2,314,561350$802,7023504/1
7540Max Dugan ReturnsFox$17,613,720801$2,791,0027903/25
76123Merry Christmas Mr. LawrenceUni.$2,306,560196$99,22148/26
77101MetalstormUni.$5,301,085784$2,019,0005498/19
7849Monty Python's The Meaning of LifeUni.$14,929,552554$1,987,8532574/1
79105MortuaryFVI$4,319,001146$763,1841469/2
809Mr. MomFox$64,783,8271,362$947,1971267/22
8131My TutorCrwn$22,587,834500$435,188963/4
82131Nate and HayesPar.$1,963,756925$815,16092511/18
8311National Lampoon's VacationWB$61,399,5521,253$8,333,3581,1757/29
8424Never Cry WolfBV$29,600,000540$1,116,4378810/7
8514Never Say Never AgainWB$55,432,8411,560$10,958,1571,55010/7
8696A Night in HeavenFox$5,563,663901$1,835,42190111/18
87125The Night of the Shooting StarsMGM$2,251,121N/AN/AN/A1/21
8883NightmaresUni.$6,670,6801,025$2,572,7501,0259/2
896OctopussyMGM$67,893,6191,339$8,902,5641,3116/10
90144Of Unknown OriginWB$1,080,470199$540,44619911/23
9185The Osterman WeekendFox$6,486,797670$301,12912510/21
9228The OutsidersWB$25,697,6471,002$5,068,1658293/25
93148Over the Brooklyn BridgeMGM$837,914N/AN/AN/A-
94130PiecesFVI$2,032,311104$604,5101049/23
95154The Pirates of PenzanceUni.$694,49791$255,496912/18
96156Poltergeist (re-issue)MGM$536,108593$536,1085935/20
9793Porky's (Re-issue)Fox$5,797,1901,192$2,139,8271,1925/6
9821Porky's II: The Next DayFox$33,759,2661,564$7,054,9881,5116/24
99142Possession (1983)Lime$1,113,538N/AN/AN/A10/28
10051Private SchoolUni.$14,049,5401,024$4,411,8611,0247/29
Summary of 163 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$2,657,434,919----
Averages:$16,303,282----
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