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1983 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1983

#1–100 - #101–163
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
141Valley GirlAtlantic$17,343,596442$1,856,7804424/29
264The Smurfs and the Magic FluteAtlantic$11,234,220432$1,180,58218310/7
3159Boarding SchoolAtlantic$306,061N/AN/AN/A9/9
423Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Re-issue) (1983)Buena Vista$30,100,0001,362$6,017,9141,3627/15
524Never Cry WolfBuena Vista$29,600,000540$1,116,4378810/7
636The Rescuers (Re-issue)Buena Vista$21,000,0001,040$2,111,58286212/16
759The Sword in the Stone (Re-issue)Buena Vista$12,000,000741$2,230,6144873/25
879Something Wicked This Way ComesBuena Vista$8,400,000817$2,423,5558174/29
9106TrenchcoatBuena Vista$4,304,286723$2,192,6217233/11
10113Running BraveBuena Vista$3,000,000440$441,14523411/4
1113The Big ChillColumbia$56,342,711832$3,662,1527229/30
1217Blue ThunderColumbia$42,313,3541,555$8,258,1491,5395/13
1329Spring BreakColumbia$24,071,6661,531$5,908,5741,4933/25
1435ChristineColumbia$21,017,8491,101$3,408,9041,04512/9
1543KrullColumbia$16,519,4601,289$5,469,4151,2817/29
1644Spacehunter: Adventures in the Forbidden ZoneColumbia$16,478,2651,344$7,053,0161,3385/20
1745Richard Pryor: Here and NowColumbia$16,156,7761,411$3,701,6091,41110/28
1850Educating RitaColumbia$14,648,076407$73,51839/23
1952The SurvivorsColumbia$14,000,0001,014$3,044,9271,0066/24
2065The Man Who Loved WomenColumbia$10,964,231845$1,347,03280212/16
21100The DresserColumbia$5,310,748241$26,877312/9
22114Yor: Hunter from the FutureColumbia$2,810,1991,425$2,810,1991,4258/19
23145Getting It OnComworld$975,414350$975,4143508/19
2431My TutorCrown$22,587,834500$435,188963/4
2582Fanny and AlexanderEmbassy$6,783,304N/AN/AN/A6/17
26103Eddie and the CruisersEmbassy$4,786,789475$1,444,8864759/23
27110Let's Spend the Night TogetherEmbassy$3,821,199475$1,319,0504752/11
28136Get CrazyEmbassy$1,645,711N/AN/AN/A8/5
29140Losin' ItEmbassy$1,246,141180$437,2571804/8
30147Enigma (1983)Embassy$893,967N/AN/AN/A-
31149The Ballad of Gregorio CortezEmbassy$804,96332$15,47718/19
32112The Return of Martin GuerreEuropean Int'l$3,704,433N/AN/AN/A6/3
3367The House on Sorority RowFilm Ventures Intl$10,604,986153$617,6611531/21
34102VigilanteFilm Ventures Intl$5,091,888250$1,588,4642503/4
35105MortuaryFilm Ventures Intl$4,319,001146$763,1841469/2
36130PiecesFilm Ventures Intl$2,032,311104$604,5101049/23
371Return of the JediFox$252,583,6171,764$23,019,6181,0025/25
389Mr. MomFox$64,783,8271,362$947,1971267/22
3919SilkwoodFox$35,615,609843$1,218,32225712/16
4021Porky's II: The Next DayFox$33,759,2661,564$7,054,9881,5116/24
4130Two of a KindFox$23,646,9521,278$3,344,9421,24412/16
4240Max Dugan ReturnsFox$17,613,720801$2,791,0027903/25
4342All the Right MovesFox$17,233,166909$1,625,48644210/21
4453The EntityFox$13,277,5581,035$3,685,6541,0312/4
4555To Be or Not to Be (1983)Fox$13,030,214645$1,020,95863812/16
4674Without a TraceFox$9,632,062721$1,609,4487212/4
4785The Osterman WeekendFox$6,486,797670$301,12912510/21
4893Porky's (Re-issue)Fox$5,797,1901,192$2,139,8271,1925/6
4996A Night in HeavenFox$5,563,663901$1,835,42190111/18
5097The Star ChamberFox$5,555,305796$1,980,1057968/5
51116The King of ComedyFox$2,536,24276$137,624142/18
52120Tough EnoughFox$2,433,722538$725,1175383/25
53152Fire and IceFox$760,88389$263,238898/26
54160Heart Like a WheelFox$272,278N/AN/AN/A4/1
55134KoyaanisqatsiIsland Alive$1,723,872N/AN/AN/A4/27
5689Chained HeatJensen Farley$6,149,983417$2,252,6824045/27
57109JoysticksJensen Farley$3,952,448310$1,431,0653103/4
58142Possession (1983)Limelight Intl$1,113,538N/AN/AN/A10/28
595WarGamesMGM$79,567,667977$6,227,8048436/3
606OctopussyMGM$67,893,6191,339$8,902,5641,3116/10
6118YentlMGM$40,218,899747$3,050,21950111/18
6239A Christmas StoryMGM$19,294,144938$2,072,47388611/18
6354Revenge of the NinjaMGM$13,168,027504$2,114,1254329/9
6458The Black Stallion ReturnsMGM$12,049,1081,376$2,923,2971,3703/25
6566Hercules (1983)MGM$10,676,1941,014$3,473,6351,0018/26
6672BrainstormMGM$10,219,460498$1,196,9651699/30
6777Strange BrewMGM$8,571,374849$1,913,3898498/26
688010 to MidnightMGM$7,175,592595$3,050,2255953/11
6981Romantic ComedyMGM$6,857,733911$2,366,02591110/7
7091The HungerMGM$5,979,292775$1,832,8987754/29
7198The Grey FoxMGM$5,516,140N/AN/AN/A3/13
72104Curse of the Pink PantherMGM$4,491,986812$1,641,1828128/12
73115The Final OptionMGM$2,666,873338$750,2593389/16
74124The Draughtsman's ContractMGM$2,256,246N/AN/AN/A4/29
75125The Night of the Shooting StarsMGM$2,251,121N/AN/AN/A1/21
76137LiannaMGM$1,530,839N/AN/AN/A1/18
77143Say Amen, SomebodyMGM$1,108,299N/AN/AN/A3/11
78146Rocky III (Re-issue)MGM$902,2281,071$902,2281,0715/6
79148Over the Brooklyn BridgeMGM$837,914N/AN/AN/A-
80150L'Etoile du NordMGM$781,151N/AN/AN/A-
81153The Wicked LadyMGM$724,912N/AN/AN/A-
82156Poltergeist (re-issue)MGM$536,108593$536,1085935/20
83163Rock and RuleMGM$30,379N/AN/AN/A4/15
84121The Evil DeadNew Line$2,400,000128N/AN/A1/1
8560DeathstalkerNew World$11,919,250250$456,7001669/2
86128ScrewballsNew World$2,082,215128$210,000754/1
87135StrykerNew World$1,723,487N/AN/AN/A9/2
8826Easy MoneyOrion Pictures$29,309,7661,171$5,844,9741,1308/19
8932ClassOrion Pictures$21,667,789844$4,553,2338397/22
9038BreathlessOrion Pictures$19,910,0021,166$4,384,3691,1615/13
9147Gorky ParkOrion Pictures$15,856,028631$1,290,75462912/16
9257Lone Wolf McQuadeOrion Pictures$12,232,6281,221$4,295,3001,2214/15
9388Amityville 3-DOrion Pictures$6,333,1351,254$2,366,4721,25411/18
9494Under FireOrion Pictures$5,696,391816$1,837,76881610/21
95107YellowbeardOrion Pictures$4,300,000761$1,564,1557616/24
96138Strange InvadersOrion Pictures$1,362,303274$655,4612749/16
972Terms of EndearmentParamount$108,423,4891,259$3,498,81326011/23
983FlashdanceParamount$92,921,2031,140$4,076,1241,1404/15
994Trading PlacesParamount$90,404,8001,389$7,348,2001,3756/10
1008Staying AliveParamount$64,892,6701,747$12,146,1431,6607/15
Summary of 163 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$2,657,434,919----
Averages:$16,303,282----
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