All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Apr. 29, 1986

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–500

Data as of: or ( / / )
RowRankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 10 The Exorcist Warner Bros. $193,000,000 1973^
2 17 Gremlins Warner Bros. $153,083,102 1984^
3 20 Superman Warner Bros. $134,218,018 1978
4 27 Blazing Saddles Warner Bros. $119,500,000 1974^
5 37 Superman II Warner Bros. $108,185,706 1981
6 48 Arthur Warner Bros. $95,461,682 1981
7 53 The Color Purple Warner Bros. $89,783,434 1985^
8 58 Every Which Way But Loose Warner Bros. $85,196,485 1978
9 67 Police Academy Warner Bros. $81,198,894 1984
10 75 Hooper Warner Bros. $78,000,000 1978
11 81 10 Warner Bros. $74,865,517 1979
12 85 My Fair Lady Warner Bros. $72,000,000 1964
13 86 Any Which Way You Can Warner Bros. $70,687,344 1980
14 87 All the President's Men Warner Bros. $70,600,000 1976
15 89 Private Benjamin Warner Bros. $69,847,348 1980
16 93 Purple Rain Warner Bros. $68,392,977 1984
17 95 Sudden Impact Warner Bros. $67,642,693 1983
18 98 What's Up, Doc? Warner Bros. $66,000,000 1972
19 105 Risky Business Warner Bros. $63,541,777 1983
20 110 National Lampoon's Vacation Warner Bros. $61,399,552 1983
21 111 The Goonies Warner Bros. $61,389,680 1985^
22 113 Spies Like Us Warner Bros. $60,088,980 1985
23 114 Superman III Warner Bros. $59,950,623 1983
24 124 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment Warner Bros. $55,600,000 1985
25 125 Never Say Never Again Warner Bros. $55,432,841 1983
26 147 Dog Day Afternoon Warner Bros. $50,000,000 1975
27 151 European Vacation Warner Bros. $49,364,621 1985
28 154 Tightrope Warner Bros. $48,143,579 1984
29 163 Firefox Warner Bros. $46,708,276 1982
30 165 The Enforcer Warner Bros. $46,236,000 1976
31 167 Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan Warner Bros. $45,858,563 1984
32 176 The Shining Warner Bros. $44,017,374 1980^
33 185 The Main Event Warner Bros. $42,800,000 1979
34 191 Oh, God! Warner Bros. $41,687,243 1977
35 193 Pale Rider Warner Bros. $41,410,568 1985
36 195 Pee-Wee's Big Adventure Warner Bros. $40,940,662 1985
37 207 Caddyshack Warner Bros. $39,846,344 1980
38 208 Magnum Force Warner Bros. $39,768,000 1973
39 218 City Heat Warner Bros. $38,348,988 1984
40 228 Best Friends Warner Bros. $36,821,203 1982
41 231 Police Academy 3: Back in Training Warner Bros. $36,448,382 1986
42 234 Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome Warner Bros. $36,230,219 1985
43 239 Dirty Harry Warner Bros. $35,976,000 1971
44 244 Sharky's Machine Warner Bros. $35,610,100 1981
45 248 Excalibur Warner Bros. $34,967,437 1981
46 251 The Killing Fields Warner Bros. $34,700,291 1984
47 269 The Outlaw Josey Wales Warner Bros. $31,800,000 1976
48 281 Exorcist II: The Heretic Warner Bros. $30,749,142 1977
49 293 The World According to Garp Warner Bros. $29,712,172 1982
50 295 Twilight Zone: The Movie Warner Bros. $29,450,919 1983
51 305 High Road to China Warner Bros. $28,445,927 1983
52 307 Cannonball Run II Warner Bros. $28,078,073 1984
53 313 Blade Runner Warner Bros. $27,580,111 1982^
54 326 Going in Style Warner Bros. $26,869,286 1979
55 328 A Clockwork Orange Warner Bros. $26,589,355 1972
56 330 The Gauntlet Warner Bros. $26,414,658 1977
57 331 Wildcats Warner Bros. $26,285,544 1986
58 333 Protocol Warner Bros. $26,186,631 1984
59 342 The Outsiders Warner Bros. $25,697,647 1983
60 360 Bronco Billy Warner Bros. $24,265,659 1980
61 363 Body Heat Warner Bros. $24,058,838 1981
62 366 House of Wax Warner Bros. $23,750,000 1953
63 371 The Road Warrior Warner Bros. $23,667,907 1982
64 399 Oh, God! You Devil! Warner Bros. $21,538,850 1984
65 407 The Right Stuff Warner Bros. $21,192,102 1983
66 408 Cujo Warner Bros. $21,156,152 1983
67 410 Night Shift Warner Bros. $21,095,638 1982
68 413 Creepshow Warner Bros. $21,028,755 1982
69 436 The Neverending Story Warner Bros. $20,158,808 1984
70 443 Altered States Warner Bros. $19,853,892 1980
71 450 Monty Python's Life of Brian Warner Bros. $19,398,164 1979^
72 453 Deathtrap Warner Bros. $19,282,134 1982
73 460 Under the Rainbow Warner Bros. $18,826,490 1981
74 463 Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore Warner Bros. $18,600,000 1974
75 464 Ladyhawke Warner Bros. $18,432,000 1985
76 473 Honeysuckle Rose Warner Bros. $17,815,212 1980
77 480 Lassiter Warner Bros. $17,513,452 1984
78 482 Outland Warner Bros. $17,374,595 1981
79 500 Sergeant York Warner Bros. $16,361,885 1941
80 280 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Unknown $30,859,000 1974
81 1 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Universal $399,804,539 1982^
82 4 Jaws Universal $260,000,000 1975
83 9 Back to the Future Universal $210,609,762 1985
84 16 The Sting Universal $156,000,000 1973
85 19 National Lampoon's Animal House Universal $141,600,000 1978^
86 25 Smokey and the Bandit Universal $126,737,428 1977
87 28 On Golden Pond Universal $119,285,432 1981
88 31 American Graffiti Universal $115,000,000 1973
89 45 Airport Universal $100,489,151 1970
90 54 Out of Africa Universal $87,071,205 1985
91 64 Jaws 2 Universal $81,766,007 1978^
92 69 Earthquake Universal $79,666,653 1974
93 83 The Jerk Universal $73,691,419 1979
94 91 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Universal $69,701,637 1982
95 96 Coal Miner's Daughter Universal $67,182,787 1980
96 97 Smokey and the Bandit II Universal $66,132,626 1980
97 119 The Blues Brothers Universal $57,229,890 1980
98 143 Fletch Universal $50,612,888 1985
99 144 The Four Seasons Universal $50,427,646 1981
100 152 The Deer Hunter Universal $48,979,328 1978

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–300 - #301–400 - #401–500


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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