All Time Box Office


DOMESTIC GROSSES
Viewing Chart as of Oct. 11, 1998

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

Data as of: or ( / / )
RowRankTitle(click to view)StudioLifetime GrossYear^
1 31 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Dis. $184,925,486 1937^
2 25 Gone with the Wind MGM $198,676,459 1939^
3 210 Pinocchio Dis. $84,254,167 1940^
4 256 Fantasia Dis. $76,408,097 1941^
5 155 Bambi RKO $102,247,150 1942^
6 197 Peter Pan Dis. $87,404,651 1953^
7 180 Lady and the Tramp Dis. $93,602,326 1955^
8 327 The Ten Commandments Par. $65,500,000 1956
9 271 Ben-Hur MGM $74,000,000 1959
10 454 Sleeping Beauty Dis. $51,600,000 1959^
11 63 101 Dalmatians Dis. $144,880,014 1961^
12 390 Cleopatra (1963) Fox $57,777,778 1963
13 154 Mary Poppins Dis. $102,272,727 1964^
14 278 My Fair Lady WB $72,000,000 1964
15 464 Goldfinger UA $51,081,062 1964
16 50 The Sound of Music Fox $158,671,368 1965
17 126 Doctor Zhivago MGM $111,721,910 1965
18 342 Thunderball UA $63,595,658 1965
19 67 The Jungle Book Dis. $141,843,612 1967^
20 147 The Graduate AVCO $104,642,560 1967^
21 406 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Col. $56,666,667 1967
22 405 2001: A Space Odyssey MGM $56,715,371 1968^
23 451 Funny Girl Col. $52,000,000 1968^
24 153 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Fox $102,308,889 1969
25 459 The Love Bug Dis. $51,264,000 1969
26 142 Love Story Par. $106,397,186 1970
27 165 Airport Uni. $100,489,151 1970
28 226 M.A.S.H. Fox $81,600,000 1970
29 355 Patton Fox $61,749,765 1970
30 453 The French Connection Fox $51,700,000 1971
31 80 The Godfather Par. $134,966,411 1972^
32 209 The Poseidon Adventure Fox $84,563,118 1972
33 322 What's Up, Doc? WB $66,000,000 1972
34 27 The Exorcist WB $193,000,000 1973^
35 54 The Sting Uni. $156,000,000 1973
36 119 American Graffiti Uni. $115,000,000 1973
37 439 Papillon AAP $53,267,000 1973
38 110 Blazing Saddles WB $119,500,000 1974^
39 117 The Towering Inferno Fox $116,000,000 1974
40 203 Young Frankenstein Fox $86,273,333 1974
41 236 Earthquake Uni. $79,666,653 1974
42 11 Jaws Uni. $260,000,000 1975
43 122 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Fox $112,892,319 1975
44 131 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest UA $108,981,275 1975
45 488 Dog Day Afternoon WB $50,000,000 1975
46 494 Shampoo Col. $49,407,734 1975
47 116 Rocky UA $117,235,147 1976
48 234 A Star Is Born (1976) WB $80,000,000 1976
49 291 All the President's Men WB $70,600,000 1976
50 363 The Omen Fox $60,922,980 1976
51 445 King Kong (1976) Par. $52,614,445 1976
52 465 Silver Streak Fox $51,079,064 1976
53 2 Star Wars Fox $460,998,007 1977^
54 83 Close Encounters of the Third Kind Col. $132,088,635 1977^
55 94 Smokey and the Bandit Uni. $126,737,428 1977
56 179 Saturday Night Fever Par. $94,213,184 1977
57 285 The Rescuers Dis. $71,215,869 1977^
58 469 A Bridge Too Far UA $50,750,000 1977
59 29 Grease Par. $188,389,888 1978^
60 68 National Lampoon's Animal House Uni. $141,600,000 1978^
61 81 Superman WB $134,218,018 1978
62 205 Every Which Way But Loose WB $85,196,485 1978
63 224 Jaws 2 Uni. $81,766,007 1978^
64 225 Heaven Can Wait (1978) Par. $81,640,278 1978
65 248 Hooper WB $78,000,000 1978
66 492 Revenge of the Pink Panther UA $49,579,269 1978
67 500 The Deer Hunter Uni. $48,979,328 1978
68 143 Kramer Vs. Kramer Col. $106,260,000 1979
69 201 The Amityville Horror AIP $86,432,000 1979
70 206 Rocky II UA $85,182,160 1979
71 223 Star Trek: The Motion Picture Par. $82,258,456 1979
72 239 Alien Fox $78,944,891 1979^
73 242 Apocalypse Now MGM $78,845,221 1979^
74 267 10 WB $74,865,517 1979
75 273 The Jerk Uni. $73,691,419 1979
76 294 Moonraker MGM $70,308,099 1979
77 329 The Muppet Movie AFD $65,200,000 1979
78 354 The Electric Horseman Col. $61,801,971 1979
79 452 The China Syndrome Col. $51,718,367 1979
80 9 The Empire Strikes Back Fox $290,271,960 1980^
81 150 9 to 5 Fox $103,290,500 1980
82 159 Stir Crazy Col. $101,300,000 1980
83 215 Airplane! Par. $83,453,539 1980
84 290 Any Which Way You Can WB $70,687,344 1980
85 299 Private Benjamin WB $69,847,348 1980
86 313 Coal Miner's Daughter Uni. $67,182,787 1980
87 321 Smokey and the Bandit II Uni. $66,132,626 1980
88 381 The Blue Lagoon Col. $58,853,106 1980
89 397 The Blues Brothers Uni. $57,229,890 1980
90 424 Ordinary People Par. $54,766,923 1980
91 490 Popeye Par. $49,823,037 1980
92 14 Raiders of the Lost Ark Par. $242,374,454 1981^
93 112 On Golden Pond Uni. $119,285,432 1981
94 135 Superman II WB $108,185,706 1981
95 177 Arthur WB $95,461,682 1981
96 204 Stripes Col. $85,297,000 1981
97 276 The Cannonball Run Fox $72,179,579 1981
98 344 The Fox and the Hound BV $63,456,988 1981^
99 379 Chariots of Fire Col. $58,972,904 1981
100 423 For Your Eyes Only MGM $54,812,802 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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