All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Mar. 15, 1998

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RowRankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 28 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $184,925,486 1937^
2 26 Gone with the Wind MGM $191,926,347 1939^
3 199 Pinocchio Dis. $84,254,167 1940^
4 242 Fantasia Dis. $76,408,097 1941^
5 146 Bambi RKO $102,247,150 1942^
6 186 Peter Pan Dis. $87,404,651 1953^
7 169 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $93,602,326 1955^
8 307 The Ten Commandments Par. $65,500,000 1956
9 255 Ben-Hur MGM $74,000,000 1959
10 428 Sleeping Beauty Dis. $51,600,000 1959^
11 59 101 Dalmatians Dis. $144,880,014 1961^
12 368 Cleopatra (1963) Fox $57,777,778 1963
13 145 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
14 262 My Fair Lady WB $72,000,000 1964
15 438 Goldfinger UA $51,081,062 1964
16 47 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
17 116 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
18 321 Thunderball UA $63,595,658 1965
19 62 The Jungle Book Dis. $141,843,612 1967^
20 138 The Graduate AVCO $104,901,839 1967^
21 382 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Col. $56,666,667 1967
22 381 2001: A Space Odyssey MGM $56,715,371 1968^
23 425 Funny Girl Col. $52,000,000 1968^
24 144 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
25 433 The Love Bug Dis. $51,264,000 1969
26 133 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
27 155 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
28 214 M.A.S.H. Fox $81,600,000 1970
29 334 Patton Fox $61,749,765 1970
30 427 The French Connection Fox $51,700,000 1971
31 72 The Godfather Par. $134,966,411 1972^
32 198 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $84,563,118 1972
33 303 What's Up, Doc? WB $66,000,000 1972
34 25 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
35 51 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
36 109 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
37 413 Papillon AAP $53,267,000 1973
38 100 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
39 107 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
40 192 Young Frankenstein Fox $86,273,333 1974
41 223 Earthquake Uni. $79,666,653 1974
42 490 The Godfather Part II Par. $47,542,841 1974
43 11 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
44 112 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
45 122 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
46 462 Dog Day Afternoon WB $50,000,000 1975
47 468 Shampoo Col. $49,407,734 1975
48 106 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
49 221 A Star Is Born (1976) WB $80,000,000 1976
50 275 All the President's Men WB $70,600,000 1976
51 341 The Omen Fox $60,922,980 1976
52 419 King Kong (1976) Par. $52,614,445 1976
53 439 Silver Streak Fox $51,079,064 1976
54 2 Star Wars Fox $460,998,007 1977^
55 75 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
56 85 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
57 168 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
58 269 The Rescuers Dis. $71,215,869 1977^
59 443 A Bridge Too Far UA $50,750,000 1977
60 493 The Deep Col. $47,346,365 1977
61 499 The Spy Who Loved Me UA $46,838,673 1977
62 46 Grease Par. $159,978,870 1978^
63 63 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
64 73 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
65 194 Every Which Way But Loose WB $85,196,485 1978
66 212 Jaws 2 Uni. $81,766,007 1978^
67 213 Heaven Can Wait (1978) Par. $81,640,278 1978
68 234 Hooper WB $78,000,000 1978
69 466 Revenge of the Pink Panther UA $49,579,269 1978
70 474 The Deer Hunter Uni. $48,979,328 1978
71 496 Halloween CIP $47,000,000 1978
72 134 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
73 190 The Amityville Horror AIP $86,432,000 1979
74 195 Rocky II UA $85,182,160 1979
75 211 Star Trek: The Motion Picture Par. $82,258,456 1979
76 226 Alien Fox $78,944,891 1979^
77 229 Apocalypse Now MGM $78,845,221 1979^
78 252 10 WB $74,865,517 1979
79 257 The Jerk Uni. $73,691,419 1979
80 278 Moonraker MGM $70,308,099 1979
81 309 The Muppet Movie AFD $65,200,000 1979
82 333 The Electric Horseman Col. $61,801,971 1979
83 426 The China Syndrome Col. $51,718,367 1979
84 9 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $290,271,960 1980^
85 141 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
86 149 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
87 203 Airplane! Par. $83,453,539 1980
88 274 Any Which Way You Can WB $70,687,344 1980
89 283 Private Benjamin WB $69,847,348 1980
90 295 Coal Miner's Daughter Uni. $67,182,787 1980
91 302 Smokey and the Bandit II Uni. $66,132,626 1980
92 359 The Blue Lagoon Col. $58,853,106 1980
93 375 The Blues Brothers Uni. $57,229,890 1980
94 399 Ordinary People Par. $54,766,923 1980
95 464 Popeye Par. $49,823,037 1980
96 497 Urban Cowboy Par. $46,918,287 1980
97 14 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $242,374,454 1981^
98 102 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
99 126 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
100 166 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981

#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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