All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Oct. 4, 1996

#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 Jurassic Park Uni. $357,067,947 1993^
3 Forrest Gump Par. $329,694,499 1994^
4 Star Wars Fox $322,740,142 1977^
5 The Lion King BV $312,855,561 1994^
6 Independence Day Fox $294,671,649 1996^
7 Home Alone Fox $285,761,243 1990
8 Return of the Jedi Fox $263,835,740 1983^
9 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
10 Batman WB $251,188,924 1989
11 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $242,374,454 1981^
12 Twister WB $241,721,524 1996
13 Ghostbusters Col. $238,632,124 1984^
14 Beverly Hills Cop Par. $234,760,478 1984
15 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $222,674,266 1980^
16 Mrs. Doubtfire Fox $219,195,243 1993
17 Ghost Par. $217,631,306 1990
18 Aladdin BV $217,350,219 1992
19 Back to the Future Uni. $210,609,762 1985
20 Terminator 2: Judgment Day TriS $204,843,345 1991
21 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade Par. $197,171,806 1989
22 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
23 Gone with the Wind MGM $191,926,347 1939^
24 Toy Story BV $191,796,233 1995^
25 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $184,925,486 1937^
26 Dances with Wolves Orion $184,208,848 1990
27 Batman Forever WB $184,031,112 1995
28 The Fugitive WB $183,875,760 1993
29 Mission: Impossible Par. $180,981,886 1996
30 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Par. $179,870,271 1984
31 Pretty Woman BV $178,406,268 1990
32 Tootsie Col. $177,200,000 1982
33 Top Gun Par. $176,786,701 1986^
34 Crocodile Dundee Par. $174,803,506 1986
35 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Fox $173,585,516 1992
36 Rain Man MGM $172,825,435 1988
37 Apollo 13 Uni. $172,071,312 1995^
38 Three Men and a Baby BV $167,780,960 1987
39 Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves WB $165,493,908 1991
40 Batman Returns WB $162,831,698 1992
41 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
42 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
43 The Firm Par. $158,348,367 1993
44 Fatal Attraction Par. $156,645,693 1987
45 Who Framed Roger Rabbit BV $156,452,370 1988
46 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
47 Beverly Hills Cop II Par. $153,665,036 1987
48 Gremlins WB $153,083,102 1984^
49 Rambo: First Blood Part II TriS $150,415,432 1985
50 Lethal Weapon 2 WB $147,253,986 1989
51 True Lies Fox $146,282,411 1994
52 Beauty and the Beast BV $145,863,363 1991^
53 101 Dalmatians Dis. $144,880,014 1961^
54 The Santa Clause BV $144,833,357 1994
55 Lethal Weapon 3 WB $144,731,527 1992
56 The Jungle Book Dis. $141,843,612 1967^
57 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
58 Pocahontas BV $141,579,773 1995
59 A Few Good Men Col. $141,340,178 1992
60 Look Who's Talking TriS $140,088,813 1989
61 Sister Act BV $139,605,150 1992
62 Platoon Orion $138,530,565 1986
63 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL $135,265,915 1990
64 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
65 The Godfather Par. $133,698,921 1972^
66 The Rock BV $133,212,230 1996
67 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
68 The Silence of the Lambs Orion $130,742,922 1991
69 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids BV $130,724,172 1989
70 The Flintstones Uni. $130,531,208 1994
71 An Officer and a Gentleman Par. $129,795,554 1982
72 The Nutty Professor (1996) Uni. $128,814,019 1996
73 Coming to America Par. $128,152,301 1988
74 Rocky IV UA $127,873,716 1985
75 Dumb and Dumber NL $127,175,374 1994
76 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
77 Sleepless in Seattle TriS $126,680,884 1993
78 Rocky III UA $125,049,125 1982^
79 The Birdcage MGM $124,060,553 1996
80 City Slickers Col. $124,033,791 1991
81 Good Morning, Vietnam BV $123,922,370 1987
82 Clear and Present Danger Par. $122,187,717 1994
83 The Hunt for Red October Par. $122,012,643 1990
84 The Bodyguard WB $121,945,720 1992^
85 Wayne's World Par. $121,697,323 1992
86 Speed Fox $121,248,145 1994
87 The Mask NL $119,938,730 1994
88 Hook TriS $119,654,823 1991
89 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
90 Total Recall Sony $119,394,840 1990^
91 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
92 Back to the Future Part II Uni. $118,450,002 1989
93 Basic Instinct TriS $117,727,224 1992
94 Die Hard 2: Die Harder Fox $117,540,947 1990
95 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
96 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
97 The Karate Kid Part II Col. $115,103,979 1986
98 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
99 Big Fox $114,968,774 1988
100 The Addams Family Par. $113,502,426 1991

#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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