All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Sep. 21, 1982

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 Star Wars Fox $321,734,216 1977^
2 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
3 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $251,300,839 1982^
4 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $231,000,000 1981^
5 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $209,398,025 1980^
6 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
7 Gone with the Wind MGM $189,523,031 1939^
8 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
9 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
10 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
11 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
12 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
13 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
14 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
15 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
16 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
17 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
18 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
19 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
20 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
21 Rocky III UA $113,928,936 1982^
22 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
23 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
24 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
25 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
26 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
27 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
28 Porky's Fox $105,492,483 1982^
29 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
30 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
31 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
32 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
33 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
34 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
35 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981
36 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
37 The Amityville Horror AIP $86,432,000 1979
38 Young Frankenstein Fox $86,273,333 1974
39 Stripes Col. $85,297,000 1981
40 Every Which Way But Loose WB $85,196,485 1978
41 Rocky II UA $85,182,160 1979
42 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $84,563,118 1972
43 Airplane! Par. $83,453,539 1980
44 Star Trek: The Motion Picture Par. $82,258,456 1979
45 Jaws 2 Uni. $81,766,007 1978^
46 Heaven Can Wait (1978) Par. $81,640,278 1978
47 M.A.S.H. Fox $81,600,000 1970
48 Earthquake Uni. $79,666,653 1974
49 Alien Fox $78,944,891 1979^
50 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Par. $78,912,963 1982
51 Apocalypse Now MGM $78,784,010 1979^
52 Hooper WB $78,000,000 1978
53 10 WB $74,865,517 1979
54 Ben-Hur MGM $74,000,000 1959
55 The Jungle Book Dis. $73,741,048 1967^
56 The Jerk Uni. $73,691,419 1979
57 The Cannonball Run Fox $72,179,579 1981
58 My Fair Lady WB $72,000,000 1964
59 Any Which Way You Can WB $70,687,344 1980
60 All the President's Men WB $70,600,000 1976
61 Moonraker MGM $70,308,099 1979
62 Private Benjamin WB $69,847,348 1980
63 Poltergeist MGM $67,938,442 1982
64 Coal Miner's Daughter Uni. $67,182,787 1980
65 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $66,596,803 1937^
66 Smokey and the Bandit II Uni. $66,132,626 1980
67 What's Up, Doc? WB $66,000,000 1972
68 The Ten Commandments Par. $65,500,000 1956
69 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Uni. $65,204,639 1982
70 The Muppet Movie AFD $65,200,000 1979
71 Thunderball UA $63,595,658 1965
72 Bambi RKO $63,200,000 1942^
73 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $62,473,244 1955^
74 The Electric Horseman Col. $61,801,971 1979
75 Patton Fox $61,749,765 1970
76 The Omen Fox $60,922,980 1976
77 Chariots of Fire Col. $58,972,904 1981
78 The Blue Lagoon Col. $58,853,106 1980
79 Cleopatra (1963) Fox $57,777,778 1963
80 The Blues Brothers Uni. $57,229,890 1980
81 2001: A Space Odyssey MGM $56,715,371 1968^
82 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Col. $56,666,667 1967
83 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $56,435,409 1982
84 For Your Eyes Only MGM $54,812,802 1981
85 Ordinary People Par. $54,766,923 1980
86 Papillon AAP $53,267,000 1973
87 Annie Col. $53,130,881 1982
88 King Kong (1976) Par. $52,614,445 1976
89 Funny Girl Col. $52,000,000 1968^
90 The China Syndrome Col. $51,718,367 1979
91 The French Connection Fox $51,700,000 1971
92 The Love Bug Dis. $51,264,000 1969
93 Goldfinger UA $51,081,062 1964
94 Silver Streak Fox $51,079,064 1976
95 101 Dalmatians Dis. $51,000,000 1961^
96 A Bridge Too Far UA $50,750,000 1977
97 The Four Seasons Uni. $50,427,646 1981
98 Dog Day Afternoon WB $50,000,000 1975
99 Popeye Par. $49,823,037 1980
100 Revenge of the Pink Panther UA $49,579,269 1978

#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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