1980 Worldwide Box Office

RankRelease Group WorldwideDomestic%Foreign%
1Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back$400,083,259$209,398,02552.3%$190,685,23447.7%
2The Blues Brothers$115,229,890$57,229,89049.7%$58,000,00050.3%
39 to 5$103,290,500$103,290,500100%--
4Stir Crazy$101,300,000$101,300,000100%--
5Airplane!$83,453,539$83,453,539100%--
6Any Which Way You Can$70,687,344$70,687,344100%--
7Private Benjamin$69,847,348$69,847,348100%--
8Coal Miner's Daughter$67,182,787$67,182,787100%--
9Smokey and the Bandit II$66,132,626$66,132,626100%--
10The Blue Lagoon$58,853,106$58,853,106100%--
11Ordinary People$54,766,923$54,766,923100%--
12Popeye$49,823,037$49,823,037100%--
13Urban Cowboy$46,918,287$46,918,287100%--
14The Shining$44,017,374$44,017,374100%--
15Seems Like Old Times$43,995,918$43,995,918100%--
16Cheech and Chong's Next Movie$41,675,194$41,675,194100%--
17Caddyshack$39,846,344$39,846,344100%--
18Friday the 13th$39,754,601$39,754,601100%--
19Brubaker$37,121,708$37,121,708100%--
20Little Darlings$34,326,249$34,326,249100%--
21Dressed to Kill$31,899,000$31,899,000100%--
22The Jazz Singer$27,118,000$27,118,000100%--
23Flash Gordon$27,107,960$27,107,960100%--
24Lady and the Tramp 1980 Re-release$26,114,207$26,114,207100%--
25The Elephant Man$26,010,864$26,010,864100%--
26Bronco Billy$24,265,659$24,265,659100%--
27Raging Bull$23,334,953$23,334,953100%--
28Xanadu$22,762,571$22,762,571100%--
29American Gigolo$22,743,674$22,743,674100%--
30My Bodyguard$22,482,952$22,482,952100%--
31The Fog$21,378,361$21,378,361100%--
32Fame$21,202,829$21,202,829100%--
33Tess$20,093,330$20,093,330100%--
34Altered States$19,853,892$19,853,892100%--
35Song of the South$19,800,000$19,800,000100%--
36Cruising$19,784,223$19,784,223100%--
37The Octagon$18,971,000$18,971,000100%--
38The Aristocats$18,000,000$18,000,000100%--
39Honeysuckle Rose$17,815,212$17,815,212100%--
40Herbie Goes Bananas$17,000,000$17,000,000100%--
41Rough Cut$16,656,125$16,656,125100%--
42The Final Countdown$16,647,800$16,647,800100%--
43The Hunter$16,274,150$16,274,150100%--
44Hero at Large$15,934,737$15,934,737100%--
45The Long Riders$15,795,189$15,795,189100%--
46The Island$15,716,828$15,716,828100%--
47Close Encounters of the Third Kind 1980 Special Edition$15,693,175$15,693,175100%--
48First Family$15,198,912$15,198,912100%--
49Prom Night$14,796,236$14,796,236100%--
50The Nude Bomb$14,662,035$14,662,035100%--
51Oh, God! Book II$14,504,277$14,504,277100%--
52The Competition$14,287,755$14,287,755100%--
53Wholly Moses!$14,155,617$14,155,617100%--
54Mary Poppins 1980 Re-release$14,000,000$14,000,000100%--
55The Last Married Couple in America$12,835,544$12,835,544100%--
56Used Cars$11,715,321$11,715,321100%--
57The Last Flight of Noah's Ark$11,000,000$11,000,000100%--
58The Mirror Crack'd$11,000,000$11,000,000100%--
59The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu$10,697,276$10,697,276100%--
60Stardust Memories$10,389,003$10,389,003100%--
61The Hollywood Knights$10,000,000$10,000,000100%--
62Serial$9,870,727$9,870,727100%--
63Somewhere in Time$9,709,597$9,709,597100%--
64Saturn 3$9,000,000$9,000,000100%--
65Tribute$9,000,000$9,000,000100%--
66The Formula$8,894,289$8,894,289100%--
67Mad Max$8,750,000$8,750,000100%--
68Battle Creek Brawl$8,527,743$8,527,743100%--
69The Awakening$8,415,112$8,415,112100%--
70Fatso$7,653,061$7,653,061100%--
71How to Become a Detective$7,500,000$7,500,000100%--
72How to Beat the High Cost of Living$7,500,000$7,500,000100%--
73Foxes$7,470,348$7,470,348100%--
74The Big Red One$7,206,220$7,206,220100%--
75The Stunt Man$7,063,886$7,063,886100%--
76Where the Buffalo Roam$6,659,377$6,659,377100%--
77The Gong Show Movie$6,621,520$6,621,520100%--
78Motel Hell$6,342,668$6,342,668100%--
79Little Miss Marker$6,321,392$6,321,392100%--
80Oh Heavenly Dog$6,216,067$6,216,067100%--
81Divine Madness$5,318,098$5,318,098100%--
82In God We Trust (or Gimme That Prime Time Religion)$5,215,015$5,215,015100%--
83He Knows You're Alone$4,875,436$4,875,436100%--
84Coast to Coast$4,495,445$4,495,445100%--
85Melvin and Howard$4,309,490$4,309,490100%--
86Roadie$4,226,370$4,226,370100%--
87Gloria$4,059,673$4,059,673100%--
88Jaws 2 1980 Re-release$4,028,735$4,028,735100%--
89Kagemusha$4,000,000$4,000,000100%--
90Resurrection$3,910,019$3,910,019100%--
91Hide in Plain Sight$3,806,930$3,806,930100%--
92Guyana: Cult of the Damned$3,798,102$3,798,102100%--
93When Time Ran Out...$3,763,988$3,763,988100%--
94Heaven's Gate$3,484,331$3,484,331100%--
95ffolkes$2,993,772$2,993,772100%--
96Midnight Madness$2,900,000$2,900,000100%--
97Loving Couples$2,806,659$2,806,659100%--
98The Idolmaker$2,625,716$2,625,716100%--
99The Black Marble$2,500,000$2,500,000100%--
100Gilda Live$2,261,507$2,261,507100%--
101Windows$2,128,395$2,128,395100%--
102Just Tell Me What You Want$2,086,905$2,086,905100%--
103Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown (and Don't Come Back!!)$2,013,193$2,013,193100%--
104Carny$1,817,720$1,817,720100%--
105When a Stranger Calls 1980 Re-release$1,262,052$1,262,052100%--
106Why Would I Lie?$1,175,855$1,175,855100%--
107Nijinsky$1,047,454$1,047,454100%--
108Heart Beat$954,046$954,046100%--
109One-Trick Pony$843,215$843,215100%--
110Those Lips, Those Eyes$804,713$804,713100%--
111A Small Circle of Friends$766,760$766,760100%--
112Leo and Loree$517,988$517,988100%--
113Home Movies$89,134$89,134100%--
114Phobia$59,167$59,167100%--
115Breaking Glass$2,471$2,471100%--