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RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioLifetime Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersDate
1 2 How the West Was Won Cinerama $76,729 - n/a - 1962
2 17 North to Alaska Fox n/a - n/a - 11/7/60
3 35 The Comancheros Fox n/a - n/a - 10/30/61
4 41 The Longest Day Fox n/a - n/a - 10/4/62
5 45 The Undefeated Fox n/a - n/a - 11/27/69
6 85 The Big Trail Fox n/a - n/a - 11/1/30
7 3 The Wings of Eagles MGM n/a - n/a - 2/22/57
8 9 They Were Expendable MGM n/a - n/a - 12/20/45
9 23 Reunion in France MGM n/a - n/a - 12/25/42
10 76 3 Godfathers MGM n/a - n/a - 12/1/48
11 18 'Neath the Arizona Skies Monogram Pictures Corporation n/a - n/a - 12/5/34
12 21 Big Jake National General n/a - n/a - 5/26/71
13 30 Rio Lobo National General n/a - n/a - 12/18/70
14 1 The Shootist Paramount $8,091,910 - n/a - 7/21/76
15 12 Donovan's Reef Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/12/63
16 22 True Grit (1969) Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/11/69
17 33 Reap the Wild Wind Paramount n/a - n/a - 3/26/42
18 47 In Harm's Way Paramount n/a - n/a - 4/6/65
19 51 The Shepherd of the Hills Paramount n/a - n/a - 7/18/41
20 67 Hatari! Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/19/62
21 68 The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Paramount n/a - n/a - 4/22/62
22 78 El Dorado Paramount n/a - n/a - 6/7/67
23 79 The Sons of Katie Elder Paramount n/a - n/a - 7/1/65
24 6 The Fighting Seabees Republic n/a - n/a - 3/10/44
25 10 In Old California Republic n/a - n/a - 5/31/42
26 16 Angel and the Badman Republic n/a - n/a - 2/15/47
27 20 Dark Command Republic n/a - n/a - 4/15/40
28 24 Dakota Republic n/a - n/a - 12/25/45
29 25 Rio Grande Republic n/a - n/a - 11/15/50
30 26 Westward Ho Republic n/a - n/a - 8/19/35
31 39 Flying Tigers Republic n/a - n/a - 10/8/42
32 40 Wake of the Red Witch Republic n/a - n/a - 3/1/49
33 44 The Fighting Kentuckian Republic n/a - n/a - 9/15/49
34 55 Flame of Barbary Coast Republic n/a - n/a - 5/28/45
35 56 The Quiet Man Republic n/a - n/a - 8/14/52
36 66 Sands of Iwo Jima Republic n/a - n/a - 3/1/50
37 75 Santa Fe Stampede Republic n/a - n/a - 11/18/38
38 11 She Wore a Yellow Ribbon RKO n/a - n/a - 10/22/49
39 15 The Conqueror RKO n/a - n/a - 2/21/56
40 32 Back to Bataan RKO n/a - n/a - 5/31/45
41 38 Fort Apache RKO n/a - n/a - 3/9/48
42 43 Tall in the Saddle RKO n/a - n/a - 9/29/44
43 50 Tycoon RKO n/a - n/a - 12/27/47
44 52 Allegheny Uprising RKO n/a - n/a - 11/10/39
45 62 Flying Leathernecks RKO n/a - n/a - 8/28/51
46 73 Without Reservations RKO n/a - n/a - 5/13/46
47 77 A Lady Takes a Chance RKO n/a - n/a - 8/19/43
48 34 Stagecoach United Artists n/a - n/a - 3/2/39
49 42 The Horse Soldiers United Artists n/a - n/a - 6/12/59
50 48 The Long Voyage Home United Artists n/a - n/a - 10/9/40
51 49 Brannigan United Artists n/a - n/a - 3/26/75
52 54 Red River United Artists n/a - n/a - 9/30/48
53 60 McLintock! United Artists n/a - n/a - 11/13/63
54 61 The Alamo (1960) United Artists n/a - n/a - 10/24/60
55 71 Legend of the Lost United Artists n/a - n/a - 12/17/57
56 4 Rooster Cogburn Universal n/a - n/a - 10/17/75
57 27 Seven Sinners Universal n/a - n/a - 10/25/40
58 31 Jet Pilot Universal n/a - n/a - Oct 1957
59 46 Hellfighters Universal n/a - n/a - 11/27/68
60 57 Pittsburgh Universal n/a - n/a - 12/11/42
61 82 The War Wagon Universal n/a - n/a - 5/27/67
62 84 The Spoilers Universal n/a - n/a - 5/8/42
63 13 Haunted Gold Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 12/17/32
64 58 The Big Stampede Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 10/8/32
65 59 Somewhere in Sonora Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 5/27/33
66 63 Ride Him, Cowboy Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 8/23/32
67 65 The Man from Monterey Vitagraph Pictures n/a - n/a - 7/15/33
68 5 The Sea Chase Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 6/4/55
69 7 The Train Robbers Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 2/7/73
70 8 Trouble Along the Way Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 4/4/53
71 14 The Cowboys Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 1/13/72
72 19 Rio Bravo Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 4/4/59
73 28 Hondo Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 11/27/53
74 29 McQ Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 2/6/74
75 36 Chisum Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/29/70
76 37 The Telegraph Trail Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 3/18/33
77 53 The Searchers Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 5/13/56
78 64 The Green Berets Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/4/68
79 69 Blood Alley Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 10/1/55
80 70 Island in the Sky Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 9/5/53
81 72 Big Jim McLain Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 8/30/52
82 74 Operation Pacific Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 1/27/51
83 80 Cahill, United States Marshal Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/11/73
84 81 Baby Face Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/1/33
85 83 The High and the Mighty Warner Bros. n/a - n/a - 7/3/54
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Lifetime Gross Total (2): $8,168,639
Average: $4,084,320


Adjusted for Ticket Price Inflation
RankTitle (click to view)StudioAdjusted GrossUnadjusted GrossRelease
1 The Shootist Par. $32,595,600 $8,091,910 7/21/76
Note: Titles in grey are cameo or bit parts and not counted in totals and averages.

Adjusted Total: $32,595,600
Average: $16,297,800







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