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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 Comedy Domestic - Top Action 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 $172,070,496 $162,029,504 $334,100,000
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 $169,387,004 $62,193,569 $231,580,573
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 $144,739,597 $307,325,633
25 2015 Straight Outta Compton $161,058,685 $40,985,196 $202,043,881
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 $141,319,928 $243,199,737 $384,519,665
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 $87,500,000 $225,933,435
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 2006 The Departed $132,384,315 $157,276,304 $289,660,619
38 2012 Silver Linings Playbook $132,092,958 $104,319,495 $236,412,453
39 2007 American Gangster $130,164,645 $137,820,811 $267,985,456
40 1999 American Beauty $130,058,047 $226,200,000 $356,258,047
41 1982 An Officer and a Gentleman $129,795,554 $0 $129,795,554
42 1985 Rocky IV $127,873,716 $172,500,000 $300,373,716
43 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button $127,509,326 $202,122,632 $329,631,958
44 1998 The Truman Show $125,618,201 $138,500,000 $264,118,201
45 2000 Erin Brockovich $125,548,685 $132,256,558 $257,805,243
46 2016 Sully $125,070,033 $113,482,049 $238,552,082
47 2012 The Vow $125,014,030 $72,604,130 $197,618,160
48 2012 Life of Pi $124,987,022 $483,000,000 $607,987,022
49 2014 The Fault in Our Stars $124,872,350 $182,294,484 $307,166,834
50 2000 Traffic $124,107,476 $84,192,524 $208,300,000
51 2003 Seabiscuit $120,277,854 $28,437,488 $148,715,342
52 2005 Walk the Line $119,519,402 $68,188,093 $187,707,495
53 1981 On Golden Pond $119,285,432 $0 $119,285,432
54 1976 Rocky $117,235,147 $107,764,853 $225,000,000
55 2002 8 Mile $116,724,075 $129,044,309 $245,768,384
56 2013 Lee Daniels' The Butler $116,632,095 $60,393,403 $177,025,498
57 1998 You've Got Mail $115,821,495 $134,978,505 $250,800,000
58 2000 Remember the Titans $115,654,751 $21,051,932 $136,706,683
59 2014 Unbroken $115,637,895 $47,889,929 $163,527,824
60 1973 American Graffiti $115,000,000 $25,000,000 $140,000,000
61 2017 Fifty Shades Darker $114,434,010 $266,547,533 $380,981,543
62 2000 The Patriot $113,330,342 $101,969,658 $215,300,000
63 1965 Doctor Zhivago $111,721,000 $138,493 $111,859,493
64 2015 Creed $109,767,581 $63,800,000 $173,567,581
65 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest $108,981,275 $0 $108,981,275
66 1996 A Time to Kill $108,766,007 $43,500,000 $152,266,007
67 1983 Terms of Endearment $108,423,489 $0 $108,423,489
68 1994 Pulp Fiction $107,928,762 $105,000,000 $212,928,762
69 2013 Captain Phillips $107,136,417 $113,511,767 $220,648,184
70 1993 Indecent Proposal $106,614,059 $159,985,941 $266,600,000
71 1989 Driving Miss Daisy $106,593,296 $0 $106,593,296
72 1970 Love Story $106,397,186 $30,000,000 $136,397,186
73 1979 Kramer vs. Kramer $106,260,000 $0 $106,260,000
74 1996 Phenomenon $104,636,382 $47,400,000 $152,036,382
75 2002 Road to Perdition $104,054,514 $79,300,000 $183,354,514
76 2017 Wonder $103,856,738 $29,228,183 $133,084,921
77 1942 Bambi $102,797,000 $165,203,000 $268,000,000
78 1999 The General's Daughter $102,705,852 $47,000,000 $149,705,852
79 2004 The Aviator $102,608,827 $105,762,065 $208,370,892
80 2014 Noah $101,200,044 $251,631,021 $352,831,065
81 1997 Contact $100,920,329 $64,979,671 $165,900,000
82 1993 The Pelican Brief $100,768,056 $87,227,803 $187,995,859
83 2016 Arrival $100,546,139 $102,632,733 $203,178,872
84 2004 Million Dollar Baby $100,492,203 $131,436,024 $231,928,227
85 2009 Public Enemies $97,104,620 $115,178,089 $212,282,709
86 2010 The Social Network $96,962,694 $127,959,441 $224,922,135
87 1993 Schindler's List $96,067,179 $225,298,388 $321,365,567
88 1989 Dead Poets Society $95,860,116 $143,639,884 $239,500,000
89 2012 Zero Dark Thirty $95,720,716 $38,891,719 $134,612,435
90 2003 Cold Mountain $95,632,614 $69,541,295 $165,173,909
91 2013 42 $95,020,213 $2,450,488 $97,470,701
92 2017 Murder on the Orient Express $94,782,742 $181,195,939 $275,978,681
93 2012 Flight $93,772,375 $66,786,063 $160,558,438
94 2010 The Fighter $93,617,009 $35,645,379 $129,262,388
95 1955 Lady and the Tramp $93,600,000 $0 $93,600,000
96 1985 The Color Purple $93,589,701 $0 $93,589,701
97 2010 The Town $92,186,262 $60,380,619 $152,566,881
98 1994 The Client $92,115,211 $25,500,000 $117,615,211
99 2014 Heaven is for Real $91,386,097 $9,533,014 $100,919,111
100 1998 Stepmom $91,137,662 $68,607,617 $159,745,279

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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