Domestic Box Office For Summer 1982

Summer 1982 runs May 7-Sep 4

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial$240,118,8561,778$359,197,037Jun 11Universal Pictures
2Rocky III$111,153,6981,317$124,146,897May 28United Artists
3Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan$78,912,9631,621$78,912,963Jun 4Paramount Pictures
4Poltergeist$65,852,7581,060$76,606,280Jun 4Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
5The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas$61,377,0101,435$69,701,637Jul 23Universal Pictures
6Annie$48,868,9991,102$57,059,003May 21Columbia Pictures
7Firefox$46,708,2761,304$46,708,276Jun 18Warner Bros.
8An Officer and a Gentleman$46,051,2241,050$129,795,554Jul 30Paramount Pictures
9Conan the Barbarian$39,565,4751,683$39,565,475May 14Universal Pictures
10Porky's$36,946,2501,605$105,492,483Mar 19Twentieth Century Fox
11The Sword and the Sorcerer$32,122,136660$39,103,425Apr 23-
12Friday the 13th Part III$29,101,2661,079$34,581,519Aug 13Paramount Pictures
13Blade Runner$27,580,1111,325$27,580,111Jun 25Warner Bros.
14Young Doctors in Love$27,306,661796$30,688,860Jul 16Twentieth Century Fox
15Tron$23,336,2711,112$33,000,000Jul 9Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
16The World According to Garp$23,134,491560$29,712,172Jul 23Warner Bros.
17Bambi
1982 Re-release
$23,000,000750$23,000,000Jun 4Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
18Things Are Tough All Over$20,000,2251,516$21,134,374Aug 6Columbia Pictures
19The Thing$19,629,760910$19,629,760Jun 25Universal Pictures
20On Golden Pond$18,569,0051,015$119,285,432Dec 4Universal Pictures
21Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid$18,196,170906$18,196,170May 21Universal Pictures
22Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark
1982 Re-release
$17,120,4991,330$21,437,879Jul 16Paramount Pictures
23Night Shift$15,566,826683$21,095,638Jul 30Warner Bros.
24Six Pack$15,504,508783$20,225,989Jul 16Twentieth Century Fox
25Victor Victoria$15,353,138615$28,215,453Mar 19Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
26Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior$15,325,091708$23,667,907May 21Warner Bros.
27Fast Times at Ridgemont High$15,300,007713$27,092,880Aug 13Universal Pictures
28Grease 2$15,171,4761,250$15,171,476Jun 11Paramount Pictures
29Diner$14,099,95330$14,099,953Mar 5Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
30Chariots of Fire$13,655,422810$58,972,904Sep 25Columbia Pictures
31Visiting Hours$13,258,6701,176$13,258,670May 28Twentieth Century Fox
32Author! Author!$13,111,101508$13,111,101Jun 18Twentieth Century Fox
33Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1982 Re-release
$12,910,9581,070$15,476,785Aug 13Twentieth Century Fox
34The Secret of NIMH$12,501,363700$14,665,733Jul 2Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
35Zapped!$11,979,236777$16,897,768Jul 23Embassy Pictures
36The Beastmaster$9,881,0001,061$14,056,528Aug 20Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
37Hanky Panky$9,823,9341,238$9,823,934Jun 4Columbia Pictures
38A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy$9,077,269501$9,077,269Jul 16Warner Bros.
39The Pirate Movie$7,983,086757$7,983,086Aug 6Twentieth Century Fox
40Megaforce$5,675,5991,193$5,675,599Jun 25Twentieth Century Fox
41Paradise$5,588,8001,147$5,588,800May 7Embassy Pictures
42Forced Vengeance$5,298,844576$6,660,333Jul 30Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
43If You Could See What I Hear$3,802,048558$8,693,512Apr 23-
44Deathtrap$3,696,947603$19,282,134Mar 19Warner Bros.
45Wrong Is Right$3,583,513934$3,583,513May 14Columbia Pictures
46Fighting Back$3,355,9481,104$3,355,948May 21Paramount Pictures
47Partners$3,297,698877$6,062,898Apr 30Paramount Pictures
48Some Kind of Hero$3,270,700975$23,671,186Apr 2Paramount Pictures
49Homework$2,914,328262$2,914,328Aug 27-
50Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip$2,813,4431,277$36,299,720Mar 12Columbia Pictures
51Quest for Fire$2,124,808426$20,959,585Feb 12Twentieth Century Fox
52The Soldier$2,025,614488$6,328,816Aug 13Embassy Pictures
53The Challenge$822,840228$2,977,706Jul 23Embassy Pictures
54The Escape Artist$143,3692$143,369May 28Warner Bros.
55Tempest$99,957659$5,005,245Sep 3Columbia Pictures