All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Nov. 2, 1986

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RowRankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 423 Cinderella (Re-issue) (1987) BV $21,305,188 1987
2 14 Top Gun Par. $160,334,394 1986^
3 35 The Karate Kid Part II Col. $111,644,767 1986
4 54 Back to School Orion $91,258,000 1986
5 63 Aliens Fox $85,160,248 1986
6 93 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Par. $70,136,369 1986
7 94 Ruthless People BV $70,015,666 1986
8 114 Down and Out in Beverly Hills BV $62,134,225 1986
9 122 Crocodile Dundee Par. $59,675,856 1986
10 155 Legal Eagles Uni. $49,851,591 1986
11 160 Cobra WB $49,042,224 1986
12 190 Police Academy 3: Back in Training WB $43,579,163 1986
13 205 Poltergeist II: The Other Side MGM $40,996,665 1986
14 210 Short Circuit TriS $40,697,761 1986
15 213 Pretty in Pink Par. $40,471,663 1986
16 214 The Fly Fox $40,456,565 1986
17 219 Hannah and Her Sisters Orion $40,084,041 1986^
18 229 About Last Night... TriS $38,702,310 1986
19 231 Stand by Me Col. $38,632,323 1986
20 232 Running Scared MGM $38,500,726 1986
21 242 The Money Pit Uni. $37,499,651 1986
22 249 Gung Ho Par. $36,611,610 1986
23 283 Nothing in Common TriS $32,324,557 1986
24 348 Wildcats WB $26,285,544 1986
25 365 The Great Mouse Detective BV $25,336,794 1986^
26 366 Heartburn Par. $25,314,189 1986
27 379 Iron Eagle TriS $24,159,872 1986
28 411 Peggy Sue Got Married TriS $21,741,232 1986
29 437 The Color of Money BV $20,788,665 1986
30 442 F/X Orion $20,603,715 1986
31 469 Friday the 13th Part VI Par. $19,472,057 1986
32 470 House NW $19,444,631 1986
33 485 Flight of the Navigator BV $18,564,613 1986
34 486 Jumpin' Jack Flash Fox $18,474,578 1986
35 492 Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life is Calling Col. $18,034,150 1986
36 498 The Delta Force Can. $17,768,900 1986
37 9 Back to the Future Uni. $210,609,762 1985
38 19 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $150,415,432 1985
39 25 Rocky IV UA $127,873,716 1985
40 52 The Color Purple WB $94,175,854 1985^
41 57 Out of Africa Uni. $87,071,205 1985
42 83 Cocoon Fox $76,113,124 1985
43 84 The Jewel of the Nile Fox $75,973,200 1985
44 98 Witness Par. $68,706,993 1985
45 118 The Goonies WB $61,389,680 1985^
46 120 Spies Like Us WB $60,088,980 1985
47 132 Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment WB $55,600,000 1985
48 150 Fletch Uni. $50,612,888 1985
49 152 A View to a Kill MGM $50,327,960 1985
50 159 European Vacation WB $49,364,621 1985
51 162 Mask Uni. $48,230,162 1985
52 175 The Breakfast Club Uni. $45,875,171 1985
53 198 White Nights Col. $42,160,849 1985
54 203 Pale Rider WB $41,410,568 1985
55 206 Pee-Wee's Big Adventure WB $40,940,662 1985
56 208 Brewster's Millions Uni. $40,833,132 1985
57 212 Jagged Edge Col. $40,491,165 1985
58 240 St. Elmo's Fire Col. $37,803,872 1985
59 253 Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome WB $36,230,219 1985
60 266 Commando Fox $35,100,000 1985
61 278 Teen Wolf Atl $33,086,611 1985
62 285 Silverado Col. $32,192,570 1985
63 298 Murphy's Romance Col. $30,867,525 1985
64 309 A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge NL $29,999,213 1985
65 333 Desperately Seeking Susan Orion $27,398,584 1985
66 344 Prizzi's Honor Fox $26,657,534 1985
67 358 The Last Dragon TriS $25,754,284 1985
68 360 Agnes of God Col. $25,627,836 1985
69 372 Fright Night Col. $24,922,237 1985
70 374 Summer Rental Par. $24,689,703 1985
71 376 The Emerald Forest Emb $24,468,550 1985
72 383 Weird Science Uni. $23,834,048 1985
73 385 Santa Claus: The Movie TriS $23,717,291 1985
74 394 The Care Bears Movie Gold. $22,934,622 1985
75 407 Friday the 13th - Part V Par. $21,930,418 1985
76 424 The Black Cauldron BV $21,288,692 1985
77 444 Porky's Revenge (Part III) Fox $20,518,905 1985
78 451 Code of Silence Orion $20,345,361 1985
79 462 Volunteers TriS $19,875,740 1985
80 466 Young Sherlock Holmes Par. $19,739,575 1985
81 482 Year of the Dragon MGM $18,707,466 1985
82 487 Ladyhawke WB $18,432,000 1985
83 491 The Sure Thing MGM $18,135,531 1985
84 6 Ghostbusters Col. $238,632,124 1984^
85 7 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $234,760,478 1984
86 12 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $179,870,271 1984
87 18 Gremlins WB $153,083,102 1984^
88 55 The Karate Kid Col. $90,815,558 1984
89 71 Police Academy WB $81,198,894 1984
90 72 Footloose Par. $80,035,402 1984
91 81 Romancing the Stone Fox $76,572,238 1984
92 82 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Par. $76,471,046 1984
93 96 Splash BV $69,821,334 1984
94 99 Purple Rain WB $68,392,977 1984
95 144 Amadeus Orion $51,564,280 1984^
96 163 Tightrope WB $48,143,579 1984
97 164 The Natural TriS $47,951,979 1984
98 176 Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan WB $45,858,563 1984
99 207 Revenge of the Nerds Fox $40,874,452 1984
100 215 2010 MGM $40,400,657 1984

#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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