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All Time Domestic Box Office for Original Screenplay Movies


See also: Top Based on Fiction Book/Short Story Domestic - Top Based on Comic/Graphic Novel Domestic - Top Based on TV Domestic - Top Remake Domestic - Top Based on Real Life Events Domestic - Top Based on Factual Book/Article Domestic - Top Based on Play Domestic - Top Original Screenplay International - Top Original Screenplay Worldwide

This chart contains the top 100 Original Screenplay movies based on the cumulative domestic box office.

See our Original Screenplay Theatrical Market Charts for more overviews regarding the domestic theatrical box office performance of Original Screenplay movies.

Rank Released Movie Domestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1 2015 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens $936,662,225 $1,122,000,000 $2,058,662,225
2 2009 Avatar $760,507,625 $2,023,411,357 $2,783,918,982
3 1997 Titanic $658,672,302 $1,548,943,366 $2,207,615,668
4 2016 Finding Dory $486,295,561 $536,321,815 $1,022,617,376
5 1999 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace $474,544,677 $552,500,000 $1,027,044,677
6 1977 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope $460,998,007 $325,600,000 $786,598,007
7 1982 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial $435,110,554 $357,854,772 $792,965,326
8 1994 The Lion King $422,780,140 $564,700,000 $987,480,140
9 2010 Toy Story 3 $415,004,880 $654,813,349 $1,069,818,229
10 2003 Finding Nemo $380,529,370 $555,900,000 $936,429,370
11 2005 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith $380,270,577 $468,728,300 $848,998,877
12 2016 The Secret Life of Pets $368,384,330 $507,573,978 $875,958,308
13 2013 Despicable Me 2 $368,065,385 $607,151,450 $975,216,835
14 2015 Inside Out $356,461,711 $497,245,870 $853,707,581
15 2015 Furious 7 $351,032,910 $1,165,715,774 $1,516,748,684
16 2016 Zootopia $341,268,248 $678,654,735 $1,019,922,983
17 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull $317,023,851 $469,534,294 $786,558,145
18 2002 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones $310,676,740 $346,018,875 $656,695,615
19 1983 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi $309,205,079 $263,500,000 $572,705,079
20 1996 Independence Day $306,169,255 $511,231,623 $817,400,878
21 1999 The Sixth Sense $293,506,292 $379,300,000 $672,806,292
22 2009 Up $293,004,164 $438,538,457 $731,542,621
23 2010 Inception $292,576,195 $540,008,221 $832,584,416
24 1980 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back $290,271,960 $243,900,000 $534,171,960
25 2001 Monsters, Inc. $289,423,425 $270,334,294 $559,757,719
26 1990 Home Alone $285,761,243 $190,923,432 $476,684,675
27 2003 The Matrix Reloaded $281,553,689 $457,023,240 $738,576,929
28 2004 Meet the Fockers $279,167,575 $237,400,000 $516,567,575
29 2009 The Hangover $277,322,503 $188,441,583 $465,764,086
30 2013 Gravity $274,092,705 $442,300,000 $716,392,705
31 2016 Sing $269,764,180 $327,320,051 $597,084,231
32 2013 Monsters University $268,488,329 $475,100,000 $743,588,329
33 2004 The Incredibles $261,441,092 $353,285,660 $614,726,752
34 2011 The Hangover Part II $254,464,305 $332,000,000 $586,464,305
35 2010 Despicable Me $251,513,985 $291,981,048 $543,495,033
36 2016 Moana $248,426,995 $368,700,000 $617,126,995
37 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark $248,159,971 $141,766,000 $389,925,971
38 1999 Toy Story 2 $245,852,179 $265,506,097 $511,358,276
39 2006 Cars $244,082,982 $217,568,264 $461,651,246
40 2003 Bruce Almighty $242,704,995 $241,763,613 $484,468,608
41 1984 Ghostbusters $242,212,467 $53,000,000 $295,212,467
42 2012 Brave $237,282,182 $317,324,350 $554,606,532
43 1984 Beverly Hills Cop $234,760,478 $81,539,522 $316,300,000
44 2000 Cast Away $233,632,142 $193,598,374 $427,230,516
45 2002 Signs $227,969,295 $180,300,000 $408,269,295
46 2008 Hancock $227,946,274 $396,287,998 $624,234,272
47 2001 Rush Hour 2 $226,164,286 $121,261,546 $347,425,832
48 2008 WALL-E $223,808,164 $308,782,830 $532,590,994
49 2014 Big Hero 6 $222,527,828 $429,600,000 $652,127,828
50 2007 National Treasure 2: Book of Secrets $219,961,501 $237,364,303 $457,325,804
51 2012 Ted $218,665,740 $337,350,887 $556,016,627
52 1990 Ghost $217,631,306 $299,968,694 $517,600,000
53 2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted $216,391,482 $530,529,789 $746,921,271
54 1998 Saving Private Ryan $216,335,085 $268,700,000 $485,035,085
55 2008 Kung Fu Panda $215,434,591 $416,475,940 $631,910,531
56 2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember $213,117,789 $79,620,837 $292,738,626
57 1985 Back to the Future $212,259,762 $173,265,100 $385,524,862
58 2005 The Wedding Crashers $209,218,368 $74,000,000 $283,218,368
59 2007 Ratatouille $206,445,654 $420,104,041 $626,549,695
60 1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me $206,040,085 $104,292,551 $310,332,636
61 1991 Terminator 2: Judgment Day $201,858,746 $311,956,655 $513,815,401
62 1998 Armageddon $201,578,182 $353,021,818 $554,600,000
63 2006 Happy Feet $198,000,317 $187,000,000 $385,000,317
64 1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade $197,171,806 $277,000,000 $474,171,806
65 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs $196,573,705 $663,128,152 $859,701,857
66 2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown $195,330,621 $456,568,661 $651,899,282
67 2005 Madagascar $193,595,521 $362,964,045 $556,559,566
68 1995 Toy Story $191,796,233 $172,749,283 $364,545,516
69 2011 Cars 2 $191,450,875 $368,704,508 $560,155,383
70 2012 Wreck-It Ralph $189,412,677 $307,098,844 $496,511,521
71 2014 Interstellar $188,017,894 $477,400,000 $665,417,894
72 2000 Gladiator $187,683,805 $270,000,000 $457,683,805
73 2012 The Croods $187,168,425 $385,900,000 $573,068,425
74 2005 Mr. and Mrs. Smith $186,336,279 $299,787,811 $486,124,090
75 1995 Batman Forever $184,031,112 $152,498,032 $336,529,144
76 2000 What Women Want $182,805,123 $191,300,000 $374,105,123
77 1997 Liar Liar $181,410,615 $121,300,000 $302,710,615
78 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa $180,010,950 $419,505,894 $599,516,844
79 1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom $179,880,271 $153,200,000 $333,080,271
80 1986 Top Gun $179,800,601 $177,000,000 $356,800,601
81 1990 Pretty Woman $178,406,268 $254,239,604 $432,645,872
82 2005 Hitch $177,784,257 $189,000,000 $366,784,257
83 1982 Tootsie $177,200,000 $0 $177,200,000
84 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 $177,002,924 $439,100,000 $616,102,924
85 1998 There's Something About Mary $176,484,651 $183,615,348 $360,099,999
86 2002 Ice Age $176,387,405 $209,728,938 $386,116,343
87 1986 Crocodile Dundee $174,803,506 $153,400,000 $328,203,506
88 1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York $173,585,516 $185,409,334 $358,994,850
89 2003 Elf $173,398,518 $46,837,892 $220,236,410
90 2004 National Treasure $173,005,002 $158,318,408 $331,323,410
91 1997 Air Force One $172,956,409 $142,311,944 $315,268,353
92 1988 Rain Man $172,825,435 $239,974,565 $412,800,000
93 2010 Tron: Legacy $172,062,763 $225,500,000 $397,562,763
94 1999 The Matrix $171,479,930 $292,037,453 $463,517,383
95 2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 $169,700,110 $301,051,288 $470,751,398
96 2011 Bridesmaids $169,106,725 $120,420,305 $289,527,030
97 2007 Wild Hogs $168,213,584 $85,341,799 $253,555,383
98 2000 Meet the Parents $166,225,040 $138,374,859 $304,599,899
99 2009 2012 $166,112,167 $622,296,372 $788,408,539
100 1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind $166,000,000 $171,700,000 $337,700,000

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.