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Top 1980 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office


See also: Top 1980 Domestic - Top 1980 International

Other Worldwide Cumulative records: All Time Worldwide - All Time Animated Worldwide - All Time Single Market - Top 2016 Worldwide - Top 2017 Worldwide

This chart contains the total worldwide box office for the top 100 movies released in 1980.

Top 1979 Worldwide Top 1981 Worldwide
Rank Movie Worldwide Box Office Domestic Box Office International Box Office Domestic/
International
1 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back $534,171,960 $290,271,960 $243,900,000 1.19
2 Nine to Five $103,290,500 $103,290,500 $0 0.00
3 Stir Crazy $101,300,000 $101,300,000 $0 0.00
4 Mad Max $99,750,000 $8,750,000 $91,000,000 0.10
5 Airplane! $83,453,539 $83,453,539 $0 0.00
6 Any Which Way You Can $70,687,344 $70,687,344 $0 0.00
7 Private Benjamin $69,847,348 $69,847,348 $0 0.00
8 Coal Miner's Daughter $67,182,787 $67,182,787 $0 0.00
9 Smokey and the Bandit II $66,132,626 $66,132,626 $0 0.00
10 Friday the 13th $59,754,601 $39,754,601 $20,000,000 1.99
11 The Blues Brothers $57,229,890 $57,229,890 $0 0.00
12 The Final Countdown $56,647,800 $16,647,800 $40,000,000 0.42
13 American Gigolo $52,743,674 $22,743,674 $30,000,000 0.76
14 Ordinary People $52,302,978 $52,302,978 $0 0.00
15 Popeye $49,823,037 $49,823,037 $0 0.00
16 The Blue Lagoon $47,923,795 $47,923,795 $0 0.00
17 Urban Cowboy $46,918,287 $46,918,287 $0 0.00
18 The Shining $44,728,227 $44,017,374 $710,853 61.92
19 Cheech & Chong's Next Movie $41,675,194 $41,675,194 $0 0.00
20 Caddyshack $39,846,344 $39,846,344 $0 0.00
21 Brubaker $37,121,708 $37,121,708 $0 0.00
22 Little Darlings $34,326,249 $34,326,249 $0 0.00
23 Dressed to Kill $31,899,000 $31,899,000 $0 0.00
24 Flash Gordon $27,107,960 $27,107,960 $0 0.00
25 The Elephant Man $26,010,864 $26,010,864 $0 0.00
26 Bronco Billy $24,265,659 $24,265,659 $0 0.00
27 Caligula $23,400,000 $23,400,000 $0 0.00
28 Raging Bull $23,380,203 $23,380,203 $0 0.00
29 Seems Like Old Times $23,200,000 $23,200,000 $0 0.00
30 Xanadu $22,762,571 $22,762,571 $0 0.00
31 My Bodyguard $22,482,952 $22,482,952 $0 0.00
32 In Search of Historic Jesus $22,000,000 $22,000,000 $0 0.00
33 The Fog $21,378,361 $21,378,361 $0 0.00
34 Fame $21,202,829 $21,202,829 $0 0.00
35 Tess $20,093,330 $20,093,330 $0 0.00
36 Altered States $19,853,892 $19,853,892 $0 0.00
37 Cruising $19,784,223 $19,784,223 $0 0.00
38 The Octagon $19,000,000 $19,000,000 $0 0.00
39 Hardly Working $18,000,000 $18,000,000 $0 0.00
40 Windwalker $18,000,000 $18,000,000 $0 0.00
41 Honeysuckle Rose $17,815,212 $17,815,212 $0 0.00
42 Herbie Goes Bananas $17,000,000 $17,000,000 $0 0.00
43 Rough Cut $16,656,125 $16,656,125 $0 0.00
44 The Hunter $16,647,800 $16,647,800 $0 0.00
45 A Change of Seasons $16,400,000 $16,400,000 $0 0.00
46 Hero At Large $15,934,737 $15,934,737 $0 0.00
47 The Island $15,716,828 $15,716,828 $0 0.00
48 First Family $15,198,912 $15,198,912 $0 0.00
49 The Long Riders $15,198,912 $15,198,912 $0 0.00
50 Prom Night $14,796,236 $14,796,236 $0 0.00
51 The Nude Bomb $14,662,035 $14,662,035 $0 0.00
52 Oh, God! Book II $14,504,277 $14,504,277 $0 0.00
53 Wholly Moses! $14,155,617 $14,155,617 $0 0.00
54 The Competition $13,000,000 $13,000,000 $0 0.00
55 Hopscotch $13,000,000 $13,000,000 $0 0.00
56 Middle Age Crazy $13,000,000 $13,000,000 $0 0.00
57 The Last Married Couple in America $12,835,544 $12,835,544 $0 0.00
58 The Changeling $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $0 0.00
59 Used Cars $11,715,321 $11,715,321 $0 0.00
60 Hangar 18 $11,000,000 $11,000,000 $0 0.00
61 It's My Turn $11,000,000 $11,000,000 $0 0.00
62 The Last Flight of Noah’s Ark $11,000,000 $11,000,000 $0 0.00
63 The Mirror Crack'd $11,000,000 $11,000,000 $0 0.00
64 The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu $10,697,276 $10,697,276 $0 0.00
65 Stardust Memories $10,389,003 $10,389,003 $0 0.00

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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