Grosses

All time domestic gross (adjusted)

#Movie (Distributor)Release YearGrossAdjusted Gross
1Gone with the Wind (MGM)1939$198,676,568$1,899,526,000
2Star Wars (Fox)1977$460,998,882$1,386,074,000
3The Sound of Music (Fox)1965$163,214,076$1,253,751,000
4E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (Universal)1982$435,110,890$1,135,776,000
5Titanic (Paramount)1997$658,672,302$1,123,262,000
6The Ten Commandments (1956) (Paramount)1956$85,400,591$1,062,536,000
7Jaws (Universal)1975$260,000,591$1,025,229,000
8Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Disney / RKO)1937$184,925,342$965,960,000
9Doctor Zhivago (MGM)1965$111,721,461$827,171,000
10Avatar (Fox)2009$760,507,625$820,682,000
11Ben-Hur (1959) (MGM)1959$74,000,111$808,452,000
12The Empire Strikes Back (Fox)1980$290,271,915$789,309,000
13The Exorcist (Warner Bros.)1973$204,671,948$785,796,000
14Return of the Jedi (Fox)1983$309,306,996$758,214,000
15Mary Poppins (Disney)1964$102,272,145$748,812,000
16Jurassic Park (Universal)1993$402,453,925$746,585,000
17The Lion King (Disney)1994$422,783,937$742,018,000
18Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (Fox)1999$474,544,249$737,022,000
19The Sting (Universal)1973$159,616,911$720,252,000
20Raiders of the Lost Ark (Paramount)1981$248,159,971$712,467,000
21The Graduate (AVCO Embassy)1967$104,901,861$668,922,000
22Forrest Gump (Paramount)1994$330,252,182$653,362,000
23The Godfather (Paramount)1972$134,966,044$641,640,000
24Marvel's The Avengers (Disney)2012$623,357,910$636,671,000
25The Dark Knight (Warner Bros.)2008$534,858,444$605,459,000
26Grease (Paramount)1978$188,389,752$605,074,000
27My Fair Lady (Warner Bros.)1964$72,432,371$596,691,000
28Shrek 2 (DreamWorks)2004$441,226,414$577,644,000
29Ghostbusters (Columbia)1984$242,212,467$576,189,000
30Around the World in Eighty Days (1956) (United Artists)1956$42,000,032$571,992,000
31Beverly Hills Cop (1984) (Paramount)1984$234,760,312$568,037,000
32Spider-Man (Sony / Columbia)2002$403,706,983$565,885,000
33Independence Day (Fox)1996$306,169,262$563,157,000
34Love Story (Paramount)1970$106,397,305$558,070,000
35Home Alone (Fox)1990$285,761,269$550,531,000
36Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (Fox)1969$102,308,525$543,032,000
37The Robe (Fox)1953$36,000,342$532,145,000
38Airport (Universal)1970$100,489,626$527,082,000
39Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (Disney)2006$423,315,199$525,428,000
40Cleopatra (1963) (Fox)1963$57,777,949$520,050,000
41Batman (1989) (Warner Bros.)1989$252,101,403$513,681,000
42The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (New Line)2003$377,027,863$508,330,000
43American Graffiti (Universal)1973$115,000,796$504,165,000
44101 Dalmatians (1961) (Disney)1961$144,880,212$502,243,000
45Finding Nemo (Disney)2003$380,842,919$500,030,000
46Thunderball (United Artists)1965$63,595,501$497,903,000
47Blazing Saddles (Warner Bros.)1974$119,500,420$497,260,000
48National Lampoon's Animal House (Universal)1978$141,600,129$491,969,000
49Tootsie (Columbia)1982$177,200,382$490,012,000
50Spider-Man 2 (Sony / Columbia)2004$373,524,311$489,010,000
51The Passion of the Christ (Newmarket)2004$370,773,682$485,389,000
52Back to the Future (Universal)1985$210,609,043$482,326,000
53Lady and the Tramp (Disney)1955$88,300,200$482,324,000
54Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (Fox)2005$380,270,448$482,309,000
55The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (New Line)2002$341,786,621$478,984,000
56The Greatest Show on Earth (Paramount)1952$34,000,029$478,228,000
57Bambi (Disney / RKO)1942$102,797,843$474,023,000
58Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Columbia)1977$132,088,195$471,777,000
59The Sixth Sense (Disney)1999$293,506,977$471,582,000
60The Jungle Book (1967) (Disney)1967$135,475,744$470,799,000
61Superman (Warner Bros.)1978$40,925,251$466,322,000
62Smokey and the Bandit (Universal)1977$126,737,978$462,052,000
63The Towering Inferno (Fox)1974$107,082,379$460,625,000
64The Dark Knight Rises (Warner Bros.)2012$448,139,099$457,710,000
65Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Warner Bros.)2001$317,575,047$456,972,000
66Peter Pan (1953) (Disney / RKO)1953$87,404,669$456,140,000
67The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (New Line)2001$314,776,383$452,815,000
68One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (United Artists)1975$112,000,194$448,552,000
69Rocky (United Artists)1976$117,235,327$447,475,000
70Twister (1996) (Warner Bros.)1996$241,721,884$444,614,000
71Men in Black (Sony / Columbia)1997$250,690,756$444,034,000
72Cinderella (1950) (Disney / RKO)1950$88,000,466$440,035,000
73Pinocchio (1940) (Disney / RKO)1940$87,000,862$437,730,000
74Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (Paramount / DreamWorks)2009$402,111,347$435,889,000
75Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (Fox)2002$310,676,344$435,483,000
76Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (Paramount)1984$179,870,426$435,222,000
77Goldfinger (United Artists)1964$51,081,614$433,608,000
78White Christmas (Paramount)1954$26,000,050$431,388,000
79Mrs. Doubtfire (Fox)1993$219,195,038$430,448,000
80M.A.S.H. (Fox)1970$81,600,139$428,005,000
81West Side Story (MGM)1961$43,656,435$427,719,000
82Toy Story 3 (Disney)2010$415,004,880$427,629,000
83Aladdin (Disney)1992$217,350,045$425,847,000
84The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Lionsgate)2013$424,668,047$424,668,000
85How the West Was Won (MGM / Cinerama)1963$46,000,853$422,235,000
86Ghost (Paramount)1990$217,631,141$419,275,000
87South Pacific (Fox)1958$35,000,130$418,456,000
88The Best Years of Our Lives (RKO)1946$23,650,796$417,988,000
89The Hunger Games (Lionsgate)2012$408,010,692$416,724,000
90Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (Disney)2003$305,413,236$411,777,000
91Iron Man 3 (Disney)2013$409,013,994$409,014,000
92The Lost World: Jurassic Park (Universal)1997$229,086,940$405,768,000
93The Bridge on the River Kwai (Columbia)1957$33,000,228$405,230,000
94It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (MGM)1963$46,332,543$405,044,000
95The Poseidon Adventure (Fox)1972$84,563,142$404,411,000
96Monsters, Inc. (Disney)2001$289,762,882$402,913,000
97Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (Paramount)1989$197,171,932$401,756,000
98Frozen (2013) (Disney)2013$400,738,009$400,737,000
99From Here to Eternity (Columbia)1953$27,000,106$399,109,000
100Spider-Man 3 (Sony / Columbia)2007$336,530,590$397,674,000
101Terminator 2: Judgment Day (TriStar)1991$204,843,975$395,576,000
102Toy Story 2 (Disney)1999$245,852,199$395,015,000
103Samson and Delilah (1949) (Paramount)1949$26,000,725$394,385,000
104Quo Vadis (MGM)1951$27,000,260$392,397,000
105How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Universal)2000$260,044,175$392,238,000
106Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (Warner Bros.)2011$381,011,219$390,621,000
107Top Gun (Paramount)1986$179,800,601$390,414,000
108Shrek (DreamWorks)2001$267,665,130$385,153,000
109This Is the Army (Warner Bros.)1943$18,000,842$385,105,000
110Crocodile Dundee (Paramount)1986$174,803,471$383,060,000
111Shrek the Third (Paramount / DreamWorks)2007$322,719,455$381,353,000
112The Matrix Reloaded (Warner Bros.)2003$281,553,328$379,607,000
113Giant (Warner Bros.)1956$30,000,694$379,560,000
114Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (Columbia)1967$56,666,355$377,623,000
115Transformers (Paramount / DreamWorks)2007$319,246,139$377,249,000
116Saving Private Ryan (DreamWorks)1998$216,335,032$371,776,000
117Young Frankenstein (Fox)1974$86,273,138$371,112,000
118The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Disney)2005$291,710,571$369,985,000
119Fantasia (Disney / RKO)1940$80,000,076$369,895,000
120Gremlins (Warner Bros.)1984$153,083,972$369,770,000
121Despicable Me 2 (Universal)2013$368,065,385$368,065,000
122Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Warner Bros.)2005$290,013,999$367,834,000
123Fiddler on the Roof (United Artists)1971$78,000,558$367,308,000
124Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Warner Bros.)2002$261,988,168$367,236,000
125Beauty and the Beast (1991) (Disney)1991$218,967,717$366,039,000
126Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (Disney)2007$309,420,379$365,638,000
127Meet the Fockers (Universal)2004$279,261,547$365,603,000
128Song of the South (Disney / RKO)1946$65,000,964$363,300,000
129Transformers: Dark of the Moon (Paramount / DreamWorks)2011$352,390,543$361,278,000
130The Fugitive (1993) (Warner Bros.)1993$183,875,616$361,006,000
131Iron Man (Paramount)2008$318,412,855$360,543,000
132The Bells of St. Mary's (RKO)1945$19,000,749$359,233,000
133Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Paramount)2008$317,101,243$359,058,000
134An Officer and a Gentleman (Paramount)1982$129,795,263$358,924,000
135Toy Story (Disney)1995$191,796,910$358,256,000
136The Longest Day (Fox)1962$38,000,575$358,124,000
137Funny Girl (Columbia)1968$58,723,719$357,684,000
138Dances with Wolves (Orion)1990$184,208,763$354,886,000
139Sergeant York (Warner Bros.)1941$15,000,212$354,492,000
140Lawrence of Arabia (Columbia)1962$43,000,852$354,274,000
141Cast Away (Fox)2000$233,632,386$352,399,000
142Tom Jones (United Artists)1963$38,000,090$352,019,000
143Kramer Vs. Kramer (Columbia)1979$106,260,774$349,755,000
144Armageddon (Disney)1998$201,578,020$349,431,000
145Three Men and a Baby (Disney)1987$167,780,861$348,864,000
146Rocky III (MGM/UA)1982$125,049,038$345,799,000
147Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Warner Bros.)2007$292,004,517$345,058,000
148Rambo: First Blood Part II (TriStar)1985$150,415,193$344,473,000
149Alice in Wonderland (2010) (Disney)2010$334,191,110$344,357,000
150Batman Forever (Warner Bros.)1995$184,134,515$344,141,000
151Pretty Woman (Disney)1990$178,406,922$343,707,000
152Saturday Night Fever (Paramount)1977$94,213,584$343,477,000
153Earthquake (Universal)1974$79,666,565$342,693,000
154The Incredibles (Disney)2004$261,441,580$342,273,000
155Rain Man (MGM/UA)1988$172,825,476$341,866,000
156Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (Fox)1992$173,585,649$340,060,000
157Duel in the Sun (Selznick Releasing)1946$20,408,894$338,609,000
158My Big Fat Greek Wedding (IFC Films)2002$241,438,568$338,430,000
15920000 Leagues Under The Sea (Disney)1954$25,000,134$337,496,000
160Bonnie and Clyde (Warner Bros.)1967$50,000,109$333,197,000
161Mission: Impossible (Paramount)1996$180,981,223$332,892,000
162On Golden Pond (Universal)1981$119,285,747$331,513,000
163Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (New Line)1999$206,040,556$331,049,000
164Guardians of the Galaxy (Disney)2014$327,954,942$327,793,000
165Bruce Almighty (Universal)2003$242,829,757$327,397,000
166Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Warner Bros.)2009$301,959,187$327,324,000
167Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Warner Bros.)2004$249,538,372$326,691,000
168For Whom the Bell Tolls (Paramount)1943$16,000,242$325,802,000
169Fatal Attraction (Paramount)1987$156,645,905$325,711,000
170Rush Hour 2 (New Line)2001$226,164,771$325,436,000
171Mission: Impossible II (Paramount)2000$215,409,290$324,913,000
172Apollo 13 (Universal)1995$173,837,410$324,072,000
173Patton (Fox)1970$61,749,814$323,887,000
174Iron Man 2 (Paramount)2010$312,128,345$321,623,000
175The Twilight Saga: New Moon (Summit)2009$296,639,747$321,557,000
176Liar Liar (Universal)1997$181,410,469$321,322,000
1772001: A Space Odyssey (MGM)1968$56,954,648$320,032,000
178Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (Warner Bros.)1991$165,493,447$319,588,000
179Signs (Disney)2002$227,966,979$319,546,000
180Beverly Hills Cop II (Paramount)1987$153,665,069$319,513,000
181Batman Returns (Warner Bros.)1992$162,831,945$318,993,000
182Up (Disney)2009$293,003,689$317,617,000
183Superman II (Warner Bros.)1981$108,185,706$316,385,000
184What's Up, Doc? (Warner Bros.)1972$66,000,276$315,635,000
185The Caine Mutiny (Columbia)1954$19,000,988$315,245,000
1869 to 5 (Fox)1980$103,290,458$312,176,000
187Night at the Museum (Fox)2006$250,863,213$311,377,000
188The Firm (Paramount)1993$158,369,885$311,001,000
189Skyfall (Sony / Columbia)2012$304,360,277$310,860,000
190The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Summit)2010$300,531,751$309,673,000
191The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Warner Bros. / New Line)2012$303,003,568$309,475,000
192Porky's (Fox)1982$111,289,698$306,681,000
193Air Force One (Sony / Columbia)1997$172,956,394$306,348,000
194Stir Crazy (Columbia)1980$101,300,186$306,159,000
195There's Something About Mary (Fox)1998$176,489,373$305,940,000
196A Star Is Born (1976) (Warner Bros.)1976$80,000,605$305,352,000
197Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (Warner Bros.)2010$295,983,305$304,987,000
198Peyton Place (Fox)1957$24,000,418$304,875,000
199Who Framed Roger Rabbit (Disney)1988$154,112,403$304,850,000
200I Am Legend (Warner Bros.)2007$256,393,949$302,977,000
201Cars (Disney)2006$244,082,964$302,961,000
202Inception (Warner Bros.)2010$292,576,195$301,476,000
203The Hangover (Warner Bros.)2009$277,322,696$300,618,000
204The Jolson Story (Columbia)1946$17,000,423$300,457,000
205Lethal Weapon 2 (Warner Bros.)1989$147,307,168$300,154,000
206The Dirty Dozen (MGM)1967$45,000,686$299,877,000
207The Goodbye Girl (Warner Bros.)1977$82,000,470$298,951,000
208Austin Powers in Goldmember (New Line)2002$213,243,496$298,909,000
209The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (Lionsgate / Summit)2012$292,324,737$298,568,000
210Going My Way (Paramount)1944$15,000,543$297,439,000
211War of the Worlds (Paramount)2005$234,280,479$297,145,000
212Every Which Way But Loose (Warner Bros.)1978$85,196,458$296,003,000
213Swiss Family Robinson (Disney)1960$40,356,408$295,714,000
214Valley of the Dolls (Fox)1967$44,000,822$293,213,000
215Rocky IV (MGM/UA)1985$127,873,963$292,848,000
216The Carpetbaggers (Paramount)1964$34,000,702$291,672,000
217True Lies (Fox)1994$146,282,462$291,489,000
218Man of Steel (Warner Bros.)2013$291,045,518$291,046,000
219X-Men: The Last Stand (Fox)2006$234,362,795$290,896,000
220The Mummy Returns (Universal)2001$202,019,384$290,694,000
221X2: X-Men United (Fox)2003$214,949,672$289,808,000
222The Santa Clause (Disney)1994$144,833,975$288,602,000
223The Guns of Navarone (Columbia)1961$28,000,468$288,585,000
224Psycho (1960) (Universal)1960$28,000,892$288,405,000
225The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (Lionsgate / Summit)2011$281,287,133$288,306,000
226Platoon (Orion)1986$138,530,553$288,210,000
227Pearl Harbor (Disney)2001$198,542,513$285,690,000
228Look Who's Talking (TriStar)1989$140,088,166$285,444,000
229The Amityville Horror (1979) (AIP)1979$86,432,881$284,491,000
230Heaven Can Wait (1978) (Paramount)1978$81,640,699$283,648,000
231Lethal Weapon 3 (Warner Bros.)1992$144,731,292$283,534,000
232Jerry Maguire (Sony / TriStar)1996$153,962,324$283,194,000
233Gladiator (2000) (DreamWorks)2000$187,705,497$283,049,000
234You Only Live Twice (United Artists)1967$43,084,308$282,738,000
235Jaws 2 (Universal)1978$81,766,987$282,263,000
236A Bug's Life (Disney)1998$162,798,279$282,207,000
237Rocky II (United Artists)1979$85,182,286$280,377,000
238The Waterboy (Disney)1998$161,491,939$279,942,000
239To Sir, with Love (Columbia)1967$42,000,404$279,885,000
240Terms of Endearment (Paramount)1983$108,423,643$279,836,000
241Sayonara (Warner Bros.)1957$22,000,115$279,469,000
242Star Trek (Paramount)2009$257,730,024$279,379,000
243Arthur (1981) (Orion)1981$95,461,724$279,174,000
244Shane (Paramount)1953$20,000,357$279,159,000
245The Love Bug (Disney)1969$51,264,491$278,989,000
246The Blind Side (Warner Bros.)2009$255,959,000$277,460,000
247A Few Good Men (Columbia)1992$141,340,483$276,891,000
248King Kong (2005) (Universal)2005$218,135,164$276,668,000
249The Odd Couple (Paramount)1968$44,527,570$276,341,000
250Mister Roberts (Warner Bros.)1955$18,000,552$276,113,000
251The Shaggy Dog (1959) (Disney)1959$27,000,309$276,072,000
252What Women Want (2000) (Paramount)2000$182,811,707$275,744,000
253The Matrix (Warner Bros.)1999$171,479,060$275,520,000
254The Perfect Storm (Warner Bros.)2000$182,618,117$275,452,000
255Tarzan (1999) (Disney)1999$171,091,147$274,897,000
256Gravity (Warner Bros.)2013$274,092,705$274,093,000
257Sister Act (Disney)1992$139,605,188$273,492,000
258Star Trek: The Motion Picture (Paramount)1979$82,258,086$270,752,000
259The Da Vinci Code (Sony / Columbia)2006$217,536,399$270,011,000
260All the President's Men (Warner Bros.)1976$70,600,641$269,473,000
261El Cid (Allied Artists)1961$26,000,000$269,139,000
262The Bourne Ultimatum (Universal)2007$227,471,923$268,800,000
263Monsters University (Disney)2013$268,492,764$268,493,000
264The Amazing Spider-Man (Sony / Columbia)2012$262,030,663$267,627,000
265Men in Black II (Sony / Columbia)2002$190,418,608$266,914,000
266Sleeping Beauty (1959) (Disney)1959$51,600,287$266,514,000
267Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (Disney)1989$130,724,390$266,363,000
268Apocalypse Now (United Artists)1979$83,471,114$266,102,000
269Wedding Crashers (New Line)2005$209,218,166$265,358,000
270Pocahontas (Disney)1995$141,579,941$264,608,000
271Ocean's Eleven (Warner Bros.)2001$183,417,424$263,926,000
272As Good as It Gets (Sony / TriStar)1997$148,478,260$262,991,000
273Big Daddy (Sony / Columbia)1999$163,479,811$262,666,000
274Alien (Fox)1979$80,931,087$262,525,000
275Batman Begins (Warner Bros.)2005$206,852,432$261,985,000
276Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Warner Bros.)2005$206,459,266$261,859,000
277The Hangover Part II (Warner Bros.)2011$254,464,305$260,882,000
278Jurassic Park III (Universal)2001$181,171,459$260,695,000
279Bullitt (Warner Bros.)1968$42,000,000$260,656,000
280Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) (New Line)1990$135,265,256$260,594,000
281The Flintstones (Universal)1994$130,560,663$260,161,000
282National Treasure: Book of Secrets (Disney)2007$219,964,410$259,929,000
283Captain America: The Winter Soldier (Disney)2014$259,766,572$259,767,000
284Despicable Me (Universal)2010$251,513,985$259,165,000
285Planet of the Apes (2001) (Fox)2001$180,011,204$259,025,000
286The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Warner Bros. / New Line)2013$258,366,855$258,367,000
287Hancock (Sony / Columbia)2008$227,946,076$258,106,000
288The LEGO Movie (Warner Bros.)2014$257,760,692$257,750,000
289Alvin and the Chipmunks (Fox)2007$217,326,629$256,812,000
290Midnight Cowboy (United Artists)1969$44,785,478$256,413,000
291The French Connection (Fox)1971$51,700,937$254,745,000
292Coming to America (Paramount)1988$128,152,468$253,499,000
293WALL-E (Disney)2008$223,808,838$253,421,000
294Dumb and Dumber (New Line)1994$127,175,036$253,415,000
295The Silence of the Lambs (Orion)1991$130,742,537$252,479,000
296The Karate Kid Part II (Columbia)1986$115,103,443$252,235,000
297Airplane! (Paramount)1980$83,453,906$252,223,000
298Ransom (Disney)1996$136,492,894$251,060,000
299Meet the Parents (Universal)2000$166,244,845$250,755,000
300101 Dalmatians (1996) (Disney)1996$136,189,436$250,502,000