Domestic Box Office For 1982

RankRelease Distributor GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease Date
1E.T. the Extra-TerrestrialUniversal Pictures $314,911,0941,778$359,197,037Jun 11
2An Officer and a GentlemanParamount Pictures $108,129,5001,050$129,795,554Jul 30
3The Best Little Whorehouse in TexasUniversal Pictures $69,701,6371,435$69,701,637Jul 23
4Chariots of FireColumbia Pictures $54,969,922810$58,972,904Sep 25
5AnnieColumbia Pictures $44,490,1201,102$56,815,392May 21
6Raiders of the Lost ArkParamount Pictures $34,488,1941,078$212,222,025Jun 12
7Time BanditsEmbassy Pictures $33,069,358821$42,365,581Nov 6
8TootsieColumbia Pictures $28,663,8391,222$177,200,000Dec 17
9Fast Times at Ridgemont HighUniversal Pictures $27,092,880713$27,092,880Aug 13
10Cinderella
1981 Re-release
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $26,306,6661,050$28,040,000Dec 18
11The ToyColumbia Pictures $25,317,0491,542$47,118,057Dec 10
12RedsParamount Pictures $21,850,022644$40,382,659Dec 4
13Pink Floyd: The WallMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $21,810,110673$22,244,207Aug 13
14Modern ProblemsTwentieth Century Fox $21,395,8401,119$26,154,211Dec 25
1548 Hrs.Paramount Pictures $20,214,7311,050$78,868,508Dec 10
16Ghost StoryUniversal Pictures $20,088,838600$23,371,905Dec 16
17Bambi
1982 Re-release
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $19,166,977750$23,000,000Jun 4
18Airplane II: The SequelParamount Pictures $17,555,5291,300$27,150,534Dec 10
19The Dark CrystalUniversal Pictures $16,624,0001,052$40,577,001Dec 17
20Absence of MaliceColumbia Pictures $16,133,247994$16,296,026Nov 20
21Zapped!Embassy Pictures $15,687,444777$16,897,768Jul 23
22Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
1982 Re-release
Twentieth Century Fox $15,476,7851,070$15,476,785Aug 13
23ArthurWarner Bros. $15,244,642701$95,461,682Jul 17
24Sharky's MachineWarner Bros. $15,111,6461,388$35,610,100Dec 18
25Best FriendsWarner Bros. $14,877,2271,080$36,821,203Dec 17
26DinerMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $13,800,68630$14,099,953Mar 5
27Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
1982 Re-release
Twentieth Century Fox $13,276,2411,006$13,276,241Nov 19
28Private Lessons-$12,601,577224$26,279,000Aug 28
29Making LoveTwentieth Century Fox $11,897,978380$11,897,978Feb 12
30The VerdictTwentieth Century Fox $11,667,278904$53,977,250Dec 10
31MissingUniversal Pictures $11,300,000733$14,000,000Feb 12
32Silent RageColumbia Pictures $10,490,7911,458$10,490,791Apr 2
33The Secret of NIMHMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $10,365,862700$14,665,733Jul 2
34Death Wish II-$9,901,000377$16,100,000Feb 19
35If You Could See What I Hear-$8,693,512558$8,693,512Apr 23
36TRONWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $8,100,0001,112$33,000,000Jul 9
37The MissionaryColumbia Pictures $7,241,180532$7,241,180Nov 5
38I Ought to Be in PicturesTwentieth Century Fox $6,968,359662$6,968,359Mar 26
39Peter Pan
1982 Re-release
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $6,878,293800$17,200,000Dec 17
40The Last Unicorn-$6,455,330690$6,455,330Nov 19
41Shoot the MoonMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $6,334,591585$9,217,530Jan 22
42Six PackTwentieth Century Fox $6,125,606783$20,225,989Jul 16
43Whose Life Is It Anyway?Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $6,106,145615$8,206,145Dec 2
44Mad Max 2: The Road WarriorWarner Bros. $6,096,286708$23,667,907May 21
45The Man from Snowy RiverTwentieth Century Fox $6,069,018517$20,659,423Nov 5
46NeighborsColumbia Pictures $5,932,1941,387$29,916,207Dec 18
47ParadiseEmbassy Pictures $5,588,8001,147$5,588,800May 7
48They Call Me Bruce-$4,818,768324$16,894,678Nov 12
49TempestColumbia Pictures $4,754,062659$5,005,245Sep 3
50Trail of the Pink PantherMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $4,750,247806$9,056,073Dec 17
51Forced VengeanceMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $4,189,833576$6,660,333Jul 30
52Kiss Me GoodbyeTwentieth Century Fox $4,121,908803$15,782,759Dec 24
53Six WeeksUniversal Pictures $3,769,000613$6,668,025Dec 17
54PoltergeistMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $3,506,3961,060$76,606,280Jun 4
55Pennies from HeavenMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $3,491,289315$9,171,289Dec 11
56Personal BestWarner Bros. $3,391,702236$5,672,311Feb 5
57RolloverWarner Bros. $2,737,912755$10,851,261Dec 11
58A Little SexUniversal Pictures $2,370,376550$2,370,376Apr 2
59The ChallengeEmbassy Pictures $2,154,866228$2,977,706Jul 23
60The SoldierEmbassy Pictures $1,960,507488$6,328,816Aug 13
61Buddy BuddyMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $1,847,543248$7,258,543Dec 11
62The AmateurTwentieth Century Fox $1,594,534437$6,892,098Feb 12
63Yes, GiorgioMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $1,314,343424$2,279,543Sep 24
64VenomParamount Pictures $1,111,685900$5,229,643Jan 29
65Raiders of the Lost Ark
1982 Re-release
Paramount Pictures $670,9201,330$21,437,879Jul 16
66Night ShiftWarner Bros. $539,909683$21,095,638Jul 30
67Sophie's ChoiceUniversal Pictures $354,190548$30,036,000Dec 10
68GandhiColumbia Pictures $285,882825$52,767,889Dec 10
69Bugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit TalesWarner Bros. $78,35033$78,350Nov 19