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Box Office Records > Domestic > All Movies > Cumulative > Top 1980 Domestic

Top 1980 Movies at the Domestic Box Office


See also: Top 1980 International - Top 1980 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 1980.

See Top Grossing Movies of 1980 for a list of movies that earned most at the domestic box office during 1980, including films released in 1979.

Top 1979 Domestic Top 1981 Domestic
Rank Movie Domestic
Box
Office
Opening
Theater
Count
Opening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
1 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back $290,271,960 126 $4,910,483 2,322
2 Nine to Five $103,290,500 910 $3,966,832 910
3 Stir Crazy $101,300,000 813 $8,691,886 813
4 Airplane! $83,453,539 0 $0 0
5 Any Which Way You Can $70,687,344 1,541 $8,024,663 1,541
6 Private Benjamin $69,847,348 763 $4,739,769 763
7 Coal Miner's Daughter $67,182,787 437 $3,366,443 437
8 Smokey and the Bandit II $66,132,626 1,196 $10,883,835 1,196
9 The Blues Brothers $57,229,890 594 $4,858,152 594
10 Ordinary People $52,302,978 6 $170,335 6
11 Popeye $49,823,037 0 $0 0
12 The Blue Lagoon $47,923,795 0 $0 116
13 Urban Cowboy $46,918,287 0 $0 0
14 The Shining $44,017,374 10 $622,337 10
15 Cheech & Chong's Next Movie $41,675,194 814 $5,262,963 814
16 Caddyshack $39,846,344 656 $3,142,689 656
17 Friday the 13th $39,754,601 1,127 $5,816,321 1,127
18 Brubaker $37,121,708 594 $2,748,079 594
19 Little Darlings $34,326,249 0 $0 0
20 Dressed to Kill $31,899,000 0 $0 0
21 Flash Gordon $27,107,960 823 $3,934,030 823
22 The Elephant Man $26,010,864 0 $0 0
23 Bronco Billy $24,265,659 1,321 $3,708,710 1,321
24 Caligula $23,400,000 0 $0 6
25 Raging Bull $23,380,203 4 $128,590 180
26 Seems Like Old Times $23,200,000 0 $0 0
27 Xanadu $22,762,571 249 $1,471,595 249
28 American Gigolo $22,743,674 570 $3,559,930 570
29 My Bodyguard $22,482,952 39 $178,641 477
30 In Search of Historic Jesus $22,000,000 0 $0 0
31 The Fog $21,378,361 0 $0 0
32 Fame $21,202,829 3 $118,160 3
33 Tess $20,093,330 0 $0 244
34 Altered States $19,853,892 3 $174,650 3
35 Cruising $19,784,223 0 $0 0
36 The Octagon $19,000,000 0 $0 0
37 Hardly Working $18,000,000 0 $0 0
38 Windwalker $18,000,000 0 $0 0
39 Honeysuckle Rose $17,815,212 826 $2,189,966 826
40 Herbie Goes Bananas $17,000,000 0 $0 0
41 Rough Cut $16,656,125 0 $0 0
42 The Final Countdown $16,647,800 0 $0 0
43 The Hunter $16,647,800 0 $0 0
44 A Change of Seasons $16,400,000 0 $0 0
45 Hero At Large $15,934,737 486 $1,850,725 486
46 The Island $15,716,828 584 $3,123,267 584
47 First Family $15,198,912 563 $3,635,564 563
48 The Long Riders $15,198,912 759 $2,351,112 759
49 Prom Night $14,796,236 0 $0 0
50 The Nude Bomb $14,662,035 793 $3,565,066 793
51 Oh, God! Book II $14,504,277 1,033 $3,439,846 1,033
52 Wholly Moses! $14,155,617 608 $3,625,280 608
53 The Competition $13,000,000 6 $76,163 6
54 Hopscotch $13,000,000 0 $0 0
55 Middle Age Crazy $13,000,000 0 $0 0
56 The Last Married Couple in America $12,835,544 488 $2,454,289 488
57 The Changeling $12,000,000 0 $0 0
58 Used Cars $11,715,321 0 $0 0
59 Hangar 18 $11,000,000 0 $0 0
60 It's My Turn $11,000,000 0 $0 0
61 The Last Flight of Noah’s Ark $11,000,000 0 $0 0
62 The Mirror Crack'd $11,000,000 0 $0 0
63 The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu $10,697,276 465 $2,399,109 465
64 Stardust Memories $10,389,003 29 $326,779 29

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.