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All Time Domestic Box Office for Drama Movies


See also: Top Drama International - Top Drama Worldwide - Top Drama Weekend Domestic - Top Drama Day Domestic

Other Domestic Genres records: Top Adventure Domestic - Top Action Domestic - Top Comedy Domestic - Top Thriller/Suspense Domestic - Top Horror Domestic - Top Romantic Comedy Domestic - Top Musical Domestic

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

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

Rank Released Movie Domestic
Box Office
International
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
1 1982 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial $435,110,554 $357,854,772 $792,965,326
2 2004 The Passion of the Christ $370,782,930 $251,558,994 $622,341,924
3 2014 American Sniper $350,126,372 $197,200,000 $547,326,372
4 1994 Forrest Gump $330,151,138 $349,699,499 $679,850,637
5 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $300,531,751 $405,571,077 $706,102,828
6 2009 The Twilight Saga: New Moon $296,623,634 $390,934,093 $687,557,727
7 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 $292,324,737 $537,400,000 $829,724,737
8 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 $281,287,133 $408,132,918 $689,420,051
9 2009 The Blind Side $255,959,475 $49,746,319 $305,705,794
10 2000 Cast Away $233,632,142 $193,598,374 $427,230,516
11 1990 Ghost $217,631,306 $299,968,694 $517,600,000
12 1998 Saving Private Ryan $216,335,085 $268,700,000 $485,035,085
13 2015 Cinderella $201,151,353 $333,400,000 $534,551,353
14 1939 Gone with the Wind $198,680,470 $191,844,722 $390,525,192
15 2008 Twilight $192,769,854 $209,510,305 $402,280,159
16 2000 The Perfect Storm $182,618,434 $146,093,000 $328,711,434
17 2012 Lincoln $182,207,973 $91,138,308 $273,346,281
18 1995 Apollo 13 $173,772,767 $162,029,504 $335,802,271
19 2001 A Beautiful Mind $170,708,996 $146,959,062 $317,668,058
20 2011 The Help $169,705,587 $43,414,417 $213,120,004
21 2016 Hidden Figures $169,607,287 $62,193,569 $231,800,856
22 2015 Fifty Shades of Grey $166,167,230 $404,830,871 $570,998,101
23 2002 Catch Me if You Can $164,606,800 $191,005,491 $355,612,291
24 2006 The Pursuit of Happyness $162,586,036 $144,725,057 $307,311,093
25 2015 Straight Outta Compton $161,197,785 $40,985,196 $202,182,981
26 2008 Gran Torino $148,095,302 $126,447,783 $274,543,085
27 2013 The Great Gatsby $144,840,419 $206,200,000 $351,040,419
28 1992 A Few Good Men $141,340,178 $95,159,822 $236,500,000
29 2008 Slumdog Millionaire $141,330,703 $243,199,737 $384,530,440
30 1977 Saturday Night Fever $139,486,124 $142,913,876 $282,400,000
31 2010 The King’s Speech $138,797,449 $292,023,719 $430,821,168
32 1997 Good Will Hunting $138,433,435 $87,492,554 $225,925,989
33 1986 Platoon $137,963,328 $0 $137,963,328
34 2009 Disney’s A Christmas Carol $137,855,863 $177,853,834 $315,709,697
35 1999 The Green Mile $136,801,374 $153,900,000 $290,701,374
36 1972 The Godfather $134,966,411 $133,533,589 $268,500,000
37 2017 Wonder $132,422,809 $171,494,790 $303,917,599
38 2006 The Departed $132,384,315 $157,276,304 $289,660,619
39 2012 Silver Linings Playbook $132,092,958 $104,319,495 $236,412,453
40 2007 American Gangster $130,164,645 $137,820,811 $267,985,456
41 1999 American Beauty $130,058,047 $226,200,000 $356,258,047
42 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman $129,795,554 $0 $129,795,554
43 1985 Rocky IV $127,873,716 $172,500,000 $300,373,716
44 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button $127,509,326 $202,122,632 $329,631,958
45 1998 The Truman Show $125,618,201 $138,500,000 $264,118,201
46 2000 Erin Brockovich $125,548,685 $132,256,558 $257,805,243
47 2016 Sully $125,070,033 $113,482,049 $238,552,082
48 2012 The Vow $125,014,030 $72,604,130 $197,618,160
49 2012 Life of Pi $124,987,022 $482,271,612 $607,258,634
50 2014 The Fault in Our Stars $124,872,350 $182,294,484 $307,166,834
51 2000 Traffic $124,107,476 $84,192,524 $208,300,000
52 2003 Seabiscuit $120,277,854 $28,437,488 $148,715,342
53 2005 Walk the Line $119,519,402 $68,188,093 $187,707,495
54 1981 On Golden Pond $119,285,432 $0 $119,285,432
55 1976 Rocky $117,235,147 $107,764,853 $225,000,000
56 2002 8 Mile $116,724,075 $129,044,309 $245,768,384
57 2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler $116,632,095 $60,393,403 $177,025,498
58 1998 You've Got Mail $115,821,495 $134,978,505 $250,800,000
59 2000 Remember the Titans $115,654,751 $21,051,932 $136,706,683
60 2014 Unbroken $115,637,895 $47,889,929 $163,527,824
61 1973 American Graffiti $115,000,000 $25,000,000 $140,000,000
62 2017 Fifty Shades Darker $114,434,010 $266,647,957 $381,081,967
63 2000 The Patriot $113,330,342 $101,969,658 $215,300,000
64 1965 Doctor Zhivago $111,721,000 $138,493 $111,859,493
65 2015 Creed $109,767,581 $63,800,000 $173,567,581
66 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest $108,981,275 $0 $108,981,275
67 1996 A Time to Kill $108,766,007 $43,500,000 $152,266,007
68 1983 Terms of Endearment $108,423,489 $0 $108,423,489
69 1994 Pulp Fiction $107,928,762 $105,000,000 $212,928,762
70 2013 Captain Phillips $107,136,417 $113,511,767 $220,648,184
71 1993 Indecent Proposal $106,614,059 $159,985,941 $266,600,000
72 1989 Driving Miss Daisy $106,593,296 $0 $106,593,296
73 1970 Love Story $106,397,186 $30,000,000 $136,397,186
74 1979 Kramer vs. Kramer $106,260,000 $0 $106,260,000
75 1996 Phenomenon $104,636,382 $47,400,000 $152,036,382
76 2002 Road to Perdition $104,054,514 $79,300,000 $183,354,514
77 2017 Murder on the Orient Express $102,826,543 $243,098,380 $345,924,923
78 1942 Bambi $102,797,000 $165,203,000 $268,000,000
79 1999 The General's Daughter $102,705,852 $47,000,000 $149,705,852
80 2004 The Aviator $102,608,827 $105,762,065 $208,370,892
81 2014 Noah $101,200,044 $251,631,021 $352,831,065
82 1997 Contact $100,920,329 $64,979,671 $165,900,000
83 1993 The Pelican Brief $100,768,056 $87,227,803 $187,995,859
84 2016 Arrival $100,546,139 $102,616,072 $203,162,211
85 2004 Million Dollar Baby $100,492,203 $131,436,024 $231,928,227
86 2018 Fifty Shades Freed $100,407,760 $270,119,944 $370,527,704
87 2009 Public Enemies $97,104,620 $115,178,089 $212,282,709
88 2010 The Social Network $96,962,694 $127,959,441 $224,922,135
89 1993 Schindler's List $96,067,179 $225,298,388 $321,365,567
90 1989 Dead Poets Society $95,860,116 $143,639,884 $239,500,000
91 2012 Zero Dark Thirty $95,720,716 $38,891,719 $134,612,435
92 2003 Cold Mountain $95,632,614 $69,541,295 $165,173,909
93 2013 42 $95,020,213 $2,450,488 $97,470,701
94 2012 Flight $93,772,375 $66,786,063 $160,558,438
95 2010 The Fighter $93,617,009 $35,645,379 $129,262,388
96 1955 Lady and the Tramp $93,600,000 $0 $93,600,000
97 1985 The Color Purple $93,589,701 $0 $93,589,701
98 2010 The Town $92,186,262 $60,380,619 $152,566,881
99 1994 The Client $92,115,211 $25,500,000 $117,615,211
100 2014 Heaven is for Real $91,386,097 $9,533,014 $100,919,111

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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