All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Jan. 1, 1982

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–499

Data as of: or ( / / )
RowRankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 451 Sweetheart's Dance TriS $3,790,493 n/a
2 472 The Warrior and the Sorceress NW $2,886,225 n/a
3 363 The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse MPC $9,183,673 1921
4 436 Ben-Hur (1925) MGM $4,359,000 1925
5 57 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $66,596,803 1937^
6 5 Gone with the Wind MGM $189,523,031 1939^
7 441 The Wizard of Oz MGM $4,077,000 1939^
8 129 Pinocchio Dis. $38,976,570 1940^
9 112 Fantasia Dis. $42,850,000 1941^
10 279 Sergeant York WB $16,361,885 1941
11 121 Bambi RKO $40,200,000 1942^
12 232 The Bells of St. Mary's RKO $21,333,333 1945
13 212 The Best Years of Our Lives RKO $23,650,000 1946
14 242 Duel in the Sun Selz. $20,408,163 1946
15 142 The Greatest Show on Earth Par. $36,000,000 1952
16 119 Peter Pan Dis. $40,759,520 1953^
17 143 The Robe Fox $36,000,000 1953
18 210 House of Wax WB $23,750,000 1953
19 195 Rear Window Par. $26,105,286 1954^
20 225 The Caine Mutiny Col. $21,750,000 1954
21 437 A Star Is Born WB $4,335,968 1954
22 63 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $62,473,244 1955^
23 60 The Ten Commandments Par. $65,500,000 1956
24 114 Around the World in 80 Days UA $42,000,000 1956
25 186 The Bridge on the River Kwai Col. $27,200,000 1957
26 47 Ben-Hur MGM $74,000,000 1959
27 139 Sleeping Beauty Dis. $36,479,805 1959^
28 120 Swiss Family Robinson Dis. $40,356,000 1960
29 158 Psycho Uni. $32,000,000 1960
30 82 101 Dalmatians Dis. $51,000,000 1961^
31 107 West Side Story MGM $43,656,822 1961
32 134 Lawrence of Arabia Col. $37,495,385 1962^
33 68 Cleopatra (1963) Fox $57,777,778 1963
34 95 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World MGM $46,332,858 1963
35 281 Dr. No UA $16,067,035 1963
36 27 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
37 51 My Fair Lady WB $72,000,000 1964
38 80 Goldfinger UA $51,081,062 1964
39 205 From Russia, with Love UA $24,796,765 1964
40 327 A Shot in the Dark UA $12,368,234 1964
41 343 The Pink Panther (1964) UA $10,878,107 1964
42 364 Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb Col. $9,164,370 1964^
43 7 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
44 19 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
45 62 Thunderball UA $63,595,658 1965
46 24 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
47 48 The Jungle Book Dis. $73,741,048 1967^
48 71 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Col. $56,666,667 1967
49 108 You Only Live Twice UA $43,084,787 1967
50 203 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly UA $25,100,000 1967
51 294 For a Few Dollars More UA $15,000,000 1967
52 304 A Fistful of Dollars UA $14,500,000 1967
53 70 2001: A Space Odyssey MGM $56,715,371 1968^
54 76 Funny Girl Col. $52,000,000 1968^
55 101 The Odd Couple Par. $44,527,234 1968
56 156 Planet of the Apes Fox $32,589,624 1968
57 339 Hang 'em High UA $11,000,000 1968
58 466 Coogan's Bluff Uni. $3,110,000 1968
59 26 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
60 79 The Love Bug Dis. $51,264,000 1969
61 100 Midnight Cowboy UA $44,785,053 1969
62 214 On Her Majesty's Secret Service UA $22,774,493 1969
63 305 Paint Your Wagon Par. $14,500,000 1969
64 395 Where Eagles Dare MGM $7,100,000 1969
65 22 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
66 29 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
67 41 M.A.S.H. Fox $81,600,000 1970
68 65 Patton Fox $61,749,765 1970
69 163 Little Big Man NGP $31,559,552 1970
70 255 Joe Can. $19,319,254 1970
71 258 Beneath the Planet of the Apes Fox $18,999,718 1970
72 313 On a Clear Day You Can See Forever Par. $14,000,000 1970
73 314 Getting Straight Col. $13,300,000 1970
74 422 Kelly's Heroes MGM $5,200,000 1970
75 425 Two Mules for Sister Sara Uni. $5,050,000 1970
76 78 The French Connection Fox $51,700,000 1971
77 106 Diamonds Are Forever UA $43,819,547 1971
78 144 Dirty Harry WB $35,976,000 1971
79 178 The Last Picture Show Col. $29,133,000 1971
80 325 Vanishing Point Fox $12,442,673 1971
81 328 Escape from the Planet of the Apes Fox $12,348,905 1971
82 347 Play Misty for Me Uni. $10,600,000 1971
83 481 THX 1138 WB $2,437,000 1971^
84 11 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
85 36 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $84,563,118 1972
86 59 What's Up, Doc? WB $66,000,000 1972
87 192 A Clockwork Orange WB $26,589,355 1972
88 265 Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex, But Were Afraid to Ask UA $18,016,290 1972
89 365 Conquest of the Planet of the Apes Fox $9,043,472 1972
90 407 Joe Kidd Uni. $6,330,000 1972
91 4 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
92 8 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
93 17 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
94 74 Papillon AAP $53,267,000 1973
95 97 The Way We Were Col. $45,000,000 1973
96 125 Magnum Force WB $39,768,000 1973
97 141 Last Tango in Paris UA $36,144,000 1973
98 147 Live and Let Die UA $35,377,836 1973
99 174 Serpico Par. $29,800,000 1973
100 264 Sleeper UA $18,344,729 1973

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–499


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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