Domestic Box Office For Q3 1979

Q3 1979 runs Jul 1-Sep 30

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1The Amityville Horror$86,432,000748$86,432,000Jul 27American International Pictures (AIP)
2Apocalypse Now$78,784,0103$78,784,010Aug 15Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
3Moonraker$63,199,755788$70,308,099Jun 29Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
4Meatballs$42,968,8337$43,046,003Jun 29Paramount Pictures
5Alien$32,609,135757$78,944,891May 25Twentieth Century Fox
6National Lampoon's Animal House
1979 Re-release
$21,508,87740$21,508,877Sep 21Universal Pictures
7Dracula$20,158,970395$20,158,970Jul 20Universal Pictures
8Monty Python's Life of Brian$19,398,1645$19,398,164Aug 17Warner Bros.
9Breaking Away$16,424,91895$16,424,918Jul 13Twentieth Century Fox
10The Frisco Kid$9,346,17726$9,346,177Jul 13Warner Bros.
11Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope$6,760,1651,750$307,263,857May 25Twentieth Century Fox
12Rich Kids$1,856,1225$1,856,122Aug 17Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)