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Top 1977 Movies at the Domestic Box Office


See also: Top 1977 International - Top 1977 Worldwide

Other Domestic Cumulative records: All Time Domestic - All Time Domestic (Inf. Adj.) - Top 2016 Domestic - Top 2017 Domestic

This chart contains the total domestic box office for the top 100 movies released in 1977.

See Top Grossing Movies of 1977 for a list of movies that earned most at the domestic box office during 1977, including films released in 1976.

Top 1976 Domestic Top 1978 Domestic
Rank Movie Domestic
Box
Office
Opening
Theater
Count
Opening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
1 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope $460,998,007 43 $1,554,475 2,375
2 Close Encounters of the Third Kind $169,100,479 0 $0 901
3 Saturday Night Fever $139,486,124 726 $3,878,099 726
4 Smokey and the Bandit $126,737,428 498 $1,728,060 498
5 The Goodbye Girl $83,700,000 309 $766,296 309
6 In Search of Noah's Ark $55,700,000 0 $0 0
7 Oh, God! $51,061,196 198 $1,900,000 198
8 A Bridge Too Far $50,800,000 0 $0 0
9 The Deep $50,681,884 731 $6,835,540 731
10 The Rescuers $48,775,599 0 $0 1,482
11 The Spy Who Loved Me $46,800,000 194 $1,347,927 194
12 Annie Hall $38,251,425 0 $0 0
13 Semi-Tough $37,187,139 0 $0 0
14 Pete’s Dragon $36,000,000 0 $0 0
15 The Gauntlet $35,400,000 0 $0 0
16 The Turning Point $33,600,000 5 $118,035 5
17 Heroes $33,000,000 0 $0 0
18 High Anxiety $31,063,038 0 $0 0
19 Airport '77 $30,000,000 0 $0 0
20 Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo $28,000,000 0 $0 0
21 Slap Shot $28,000,000 0 $0 0
22 Freaky Friday $25,942,000 0 $0 0
23 Exorcist II: The Heretic $25,011,000 0 $0 0
24 The Other Side of Midnight $24,652,021 0 $0 0
25 For the Love of Benji $22,257,624 0 $0 0
26 The World's Greatest Lover $21,000,000 0 $0 0
27 Kingdom of the Spiders $17,000,000 0 $0 0
28 Which Way Is Up? $17,000,000 0 $0 0
29 Looking for Mr. Goodbar $16,900,000 110 $1,540,635 110
30 MacArthur $16,320,000 0 $0 0
31 Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger $16,000,000 0 $0 0
32 The Kentucky Fried Movie $15,000,000 0 $0 0
33 Orca $14,717,854 0 $0 0
34 New York, New York $13,800,000 0 $0 0
35 Sorcerer $12,000,000 0 $0 0

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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