Domestic Box Office For Fall 1983

Fall 1983 is September 6-November 3.

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Never Say Never Again$35,088,8641,560$55,432,841Oct 7Warner Bros.
2Mr. Mom$30,468,8501,362$64,783,827Jul 22Twentieth Century Fox
3Risky Business$24,495,2571,137$63,541,777Aug 5Warner Bros.
4The Big Chill$22,336,324832$56,342,711Sep 30Columbia Pictures
5National Lampoon's Vacation$13,289,7631,253$61,399,552Jul 29Warner Bros.
6Flashdance$12,074,2291,140$92,921,203Apr 15Paramount Pictures
7WarGames$11,905,170977$79,567,667Jun 3Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
8Revenge of the Ninja$11,753,592504$13,168,027Sep 9Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
9Zelig$11,668,704245$11,798,616Jul 15Warner Bros.
10Deathstalker$11,627,183250$11,919,250Sep 2New World Pictures
11Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi$11,020,8221,764$252,583,617May 25Twentieth Century Fox
12Easy Money$10,938,1861,171$29,309,766Aug 19Orion Pictures
13Trading Places$10,459,3991,389$90,404,800Jun 10Paramount Pictures
14The Dead Zone$9,980,0001,293$20,766,616Oct 21Paramount Pictures
15Staying Alive$7,158,4061,747$64,892,670Jul 15Paramount Pictures
16Brainstorm$6,896,115498$10,219,460Sep 30Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
17Romantic Comedy$6,857,733911$6,857,733Oct 7Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
18Beyond the Limit$5,997,566707$5,997,566Sep 30Paramount Pictures
19Nightmares$5,266,1671,025$6,670,680Sep 2Universal Pictures
20Richard Pryor... Here and Now$4,943,4391,411$16,156,776Oct 28Columbia Pictures
21Eddie and the Cruisers$4,786,789475$4,786,789Sep 23Embassy Pictures
22All the Right Moves$4,707,236909$17,233,166Oct 21Twentieth Century Fox
23Strange Brew$4,485,880849$8,571,374Aug 26Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
24Hercules$4,460,1281,014$10,676,194Aug 26Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
25The Right Stuff$4,282,802627$21,192,102Oct 21Warner Bros.
26Under Fire$4,158,390816$5,696,391Oct 21Orion Pictures
27Mortuary$3,555,817146$4,319,001Sep 2-
28Cujo$2,829,7571,293$21,156,152Aug 12Warner Bros.
29The Final Option$2,666,873338$2,666,873Sep 16Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
30The Osterman Weekend$2,200,604670$6,486,797Oct 21Twentieth Century Fox
31Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence$2,141,095196$2,306,560Aug 26Universal Pictures
32Pieces$2,032,311104$2,032,311Sep 23-
33Strange Invaders$1,362,303274$1,362,303Sep 16Orion Pictures
34Educating Rita$1,248,118407$14,648,076Sep 23Columbia Pictures
35The Lonely Lady$1,223,200703$1,223,200Sep 30Universal Pictures
36Smokey and the Bandit Part 3$1,131,2341,119$5,678,950Aug 12Universal Pictures
37American Playhouse: The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez$782,85332$804,963Aug 19Embassy Pictures
38Rumble Fish$27,516296$2,494,480Oct 8Universal Pictures