All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Aug. 14, 1990

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial Uni. $399,804,539 1982^
2 Star Wars Fox $322,740,142 1977^
3 Return of the Jedi Fox $263,835,740 1983^
4 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
5 Batman WB $251,188,924 1989
6 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $242,374,454 1981^
7 Ghostbusters Col. $238,632,124 1984^
8 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $234,760,478 1984
9 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $222,674,266 1980^
10 Back to the Future Uni. $210,609,762 1985
11 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. $197,171,806 1989
12 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
13 Gone with the Wind MGM $191,926,347 1939^
14 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $179,870,271 1984
15 Tootsie Col. $177,200,000 1982
16 Top Gun Par. $176,786,701 1986^
17 Crocodile Dundee Par. $174,803,506 1986
18 Rain Man MGM $172,825,435 1988
19 Three Men and a Baby BV $167,780,960 1987
20 Pretty Woman BV $164,783,450 1990
21 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
22 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
23 Fatal Attraction Par. $156,645,693 1987
24 Who Framed Roger Rabbit BV $156,452,370 1988
25 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
26 Beverly Hills Cop II Par. $153,665,036 1987
27 Gremlins WB $153,083,102 1984^
28 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $150,415,432 1985
29 Lethal Weapon 2 WB $147,253,986 1989
30 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $143,291,015 1937^
31 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
32 Look Who's Talking TriS $140,088,813 1989
33 Platoon Orion $138,530,565 1986
34 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL $135,265,915 1990
35 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
36 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
37 The Jungle Book Dis. $132,754,095 1967^
38 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
39 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids BV $130,724,172 1989
40 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $129,795,554 1982
41 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 1988
42 Rocky IV UA $127,873,716 1985
43 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
44 Rocky III UA $125,049,125 1982^
45 Good Morning, Vietnam BV $123,922,370 1987
46 The Hunt for Red October Par. $122,012,643 1990
47 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
48 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
49 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $118,450,002 1989
50 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
51 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
52 The Karate Kid Part II Col. $115,103,979 1986
53 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
54 Big Fox $114,968,774 1988
55 Total Recall Sony $114,304,660 1990^
56 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
57 Ghostbusters II Col. $112,494,738 1989
58 Twins Uni. $111,938,388 1988
59 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
60 Porky's Fox $111,289,673 1982^
61 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Par. $109,713,132 1986
62 Crocodile Dundee II Par. $109,306,210 1988
63 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
64 Terms of Endearment Par. $108,423,489 1983
65 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
66 Driving Miss Daisy WB $106,593,296 1989
67 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
68 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
69 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
70 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
71 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
72 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
73 Bambi RKO $102,247,150 1942^
74 Dick Tracy BV $101,735,816 1990
75 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
76 Die Hard 2: Die Harder Fox $101,182,968 1990
77 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
78 Parenthood Uni. $100,047,830 1989
79 The Color Purple WB $98,467,863 1985^
80 Dead Poets Society BV $95,860,116 1989
81 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981
82 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
83 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $93,602,326 1955^
84 Flashdance Par. $92,921,203 1983
85 When Harry Met Sally... Col. $92,823,546 1989
86 Back to School Orion $91,258,000 1986
87 The Karate Kid Col. $90,815,558 1984
88 Trading Places Par. $90,404,800 1983
89 Peter Pan Dis. $87,404,651 1953^
90 Out of Africa Uni. $87,071,205 1985
91 The War of the Roses Fox $86,888,546 1989
92 The Amityville Horror AIP $86,432,000 1979
93 Young Frankenstein Fox $86,273,333 1974
94 Ghost Par. $85,477,046 1990
95 Stripes Col. $85,297,000 1981
96 Every Which Way But Loose WB $85,196,485 1978
97 Rocky II UA $85,182,160 1979
98 Aliens Fox $85,160,248 1986
99 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $84,563,118 1972
100 The Little Mermaid BV $84,355,863 1989^

#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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