$100 Million Movies

Movies that have grossed more than $100 million in the United States and release year. (bold titles in theaters). Updated May 16.
Box Office Report | $100 Million Films 1990-2005 | $100 Million Stars



RankMovie TitleGrossYear
1."Titanic"$600,743,4401997
2."Star Wars" (1)$460,987,4691977
3."Shrek 2"$436,471,0362004
4."E.T. – The Extra-Terrestrial" (8)$434,949,4591982
5."Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace"$431,065,4441999
6."Spider-Man"$405,692,1512002
7."Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith"$380,262,5552005
8."The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King"$377,019,2522003
9."Spider-Man 2"$373,377,8932004
10."The Passion of the Christ"$370,270,9432004
11."Jurassic Park"$356,839,7251993
12."The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers"$340,478,8982002
13."Finding Nemo"$339,714,3672003
14."Forrest Gump"$329,690,9741994
15."The Lion King" (9)$328,539,5051994
16."Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone"$317,557,8912001
17."Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring"$313,837,5772001
18."Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones"$310,675,5832002
19."Return of the Jedi" (3)$309,205,0791983
20."Independence Day"$306,169,2551996
21."Pirates of the Caribbean:
The Curse of the Black Pearl"
$305,411,2242003
22."The Sixth Sense"$293,501,6751999
23."The Chronicles of Narnia:
the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe"
$291,709,8452005
24."The Empire Strikes Back" (2)$290,268,5681980
25."Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire"$289,994,3972005
26."Home Alone"$285,016,0001990
27."The Matrix Reloaded"$281,492,4792003
28."Meet the Fockers"$279,167,5752004
29."Shrek"$267,652,0162001
30."Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets"$261,970,6152002
31."The Incredibles"$261,437,5782004
32."How the Grinch Stole Christmas"$260,031,0352000
33."Jaws"$260,000,0001975
34."Monsters, Inc."$255,870,1722001
35."Batman"$251,188,9241989
36."Men in Black"$250,147,6151997
37."Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban"$249,358,7272004
38."Toy Story 2"$245,823,3971999
39."Bruce Almighty"$242,589,5802003
40."Raiders of the Lost Ark"$242,374,4541981
41."Twister"$241,708,9081996
42."My Big Fat Greek Wedding"$241,437,4272002
43."Beverly Hills Cop"$234,760,4781984
44."War of the Worlds"$234,277,0562005
45."Cast Away"$233,630,4782000
46."The Lost World: Jurassic Park"$229,074,5241997
47."Signs"$227,965,6902002
48."Rush Hour 2"$226,138,4542001
49."Ghostbusters"$220,855,4901984
50."Mrs. Doubtfire"$219,194,7731993
51."King Kong"$218,051,2602005
52."Ghost"$217,631,3061990
53."Aladdin"$217,350,2191992
54."Saving Private Ryan"$216,199,0001998
55."Mission: Impossible 2"$215,409,8892000
56."X2: X-Men United"$214,948,7802003
57."Austin Powers in Goldmember"$213,079,1632002
58."Back to the Future"$210,609,7621985
59."Wedding Crashers"$209,218,3682005
60."Charlie and the Chocolate Factory"$206,456,4312005
61."Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me"$205,957,7941999
62."Batman Begins"$205,343,7742005
63."The Exorcist" (6)$204,661,7311973
64."Terminator 2: Judgment Day"$204,446,5621991
65."The Mummy Returns"$202,007,6402001
66."Armageddon"$201,551,3461998
67."Gone With the Wind"$198,636,9991939
68."Pearl Harbor"$198,539,8552001
69."Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade"$197,171,8061989
70."Madagascar"$193,136,7192005
71."Men in Black II"$192,404,5792002
72."Toy Story"$191,773,0491995
73."Gladiator"$187,670,8662000
74."Ice Age: The Meltdown"$187,570,8052006
75."The Day After Tomorrow"$186,739,9192004
76."Mr. & Mrs. Smith"$186,336,1032005
77."Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"$184,925,4861937
78."Dances With Wolves"$184,208,8481990
79."Batman Forever"$183,997,9041995
80."The Fugitive"$183,752,9651993
81."Ocean's Eleven"$183,405,7712001
82."What Women Want"$182,805,1232000
83."The Perfect Storm"$182,618,4342000
84."Grease" (5)$181,484,4091978
85."Liar Liar"$181,395,3801997
86."Jurassic Park III"$181,166,1152001
87."Mission: Impossible"$180,937,4681996
88."Planet of the Apes"$180,011,7402001
89."Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom"$179,870,2711984
90."Pretty Woman"$178,406,2681990
91."Hitch"$177,575,1422005
92."Tootsie"$177,200,0001982
93."Top Gun"$176,781,7281986
94."There's Something About Mary"$176,483,8081998
95."Ice Age"$176,387,4052002
96."The Bourne Supremacy"$176,049,1302004
97."Crocodile Dundee"$174,634,8061986
98."Apollo 13"$173,772,6411995
99."The Polar Express" (10)$173,671,2342004
100."Elf"$173,381,4052003
101."National Treasure"$173,005,0022004
102."Rain Man"$172,825,4351988
103."Home Alone 2: Lost in New York"$172,667,4501992
104."Air Force One"$172,600,0001997
105."The Matrix"$171,383,2531999
106."Tarzan"$171,071,8891999
107."A Beautiful Mind"$170,708,9962001
108."Chicago"$170,684,5052002
109."Beauty and the Beast" (7)$170,303,3141991
110."Three Men and a Baby"$167,780,9601987
111."Meet the Parents"$166,225,0402000
112."Close Encounters of the Third Kind"$166,000,0001977
113."Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves"$165,493,9081991
114."Hannibal"$165,091,4642001
115."Catch Me if You Can"$164,435,2212002
116."Big Daddy"$163,479,7951999
117."The Sound of Music"$163,214,2861965
118."Batman Returns"$162,831,6981992
119."A Bug's Life"$162,698,5841998
120."The Waterboy"$161,456,5921998
121."Shark Tale"$160,762,0222004
122."Die Another Day"$160,201,1062002
123."The Sting"$159,616,3271973
124."The Firm"$158,308,1781993
125."The Longest Yard"$158,115,0312005
126."The X-Men"$157,299,7172000
127."Scary Movie"$156,997,0842000
128."Fatal Attraction"$156,645,6931987
129."Fantastic Four"$154,695,5692005
130."What Lies Beneath"$155,370,3622000
131."The Mummy"$155,247,8251999
132."Who Framed Roger Rabbit?"$154,112,4921988
133."Beverly Hills Cop 2"$153,665,0361987
134."Jerry Maguire"$153,620,8221996
135."Scooby-Doo"$153,288,1822002
136."101 Dalmatians"$152,551,1111961
137."Runaway Bride"$152,149,5901999
138."Rambo: First Blood Part 2"$150,415,4321985
139."Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines"$150,350,1922003
140."Gremlins"$148,168,4591984
141."As Good as It Gets"$147,637,4741997
142."Lethal Weapon 2"$147,253,9861989
143."True Lies"$146,273,9501994
144."Lilo & Stitch"$145,771,5272002
145."American Pie 2"$145,096,8202001
146."The Santa Clause"$144,833,3571994
147."I, Robot"$144,795,3502004
148."Lethal Weapon 3"$144,731,5271992
149."The Fast and the Furious"$144,512,3102001
150."Dr. Dolittle"$144,156,4641998
151."National Lampoon's Animal House"$141,600,0001978
152."Pocahontas"$141,579,7731995
153."A Few Good Men"$141,340,1781992
154."XXX"$141,204,0162002
155."Rush Hour"$141,153,6861998
156."The Blair Witch Project"$140,530,1141999
157."Deep Impact"$140,424,7031998
158."Look Who's Talking"$140,088,8131989
159."Stuart Little"$140,015,2241999
160."Sister Act"$139,605,1501992
161."The Matrix Revolutions"$139,259,7592003
162."The Santa Clause 2"$139,225,8542002
163."Cheaper by the Dozen"$138,614,5442003
164."Bad Boys II"$138,396,6242003
165."Good Will Hunting"$138,339,4111997
166."Platoon"$137,963,3281986
167."Dinosaur"$137,748,0632000
168."The Green Mile"$136,801,3741999
169."Ransom"$136,480,6121996
170."101 Dalmatians"$136,200,0001996
171."Godzilla"$136,142,0001998
172."Jungle Book"$135,475,5561967
173."Chicken Little"$135,381,5072005
174."Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"$135,265,9151990
175."Patch Adams"$135,014,9681998
176."The Godfather"$134,963,7731972
177."Superman"$134,218,0181978
178."The Rock"$134,069,5111996
179."Anger Management"$133,756,2852003
180."Troy"$133,228,3482004
181."Bringing Down the House"$132,541,2382003
182."The Hulk"$132,122,9952003
183."Minority Report"$132,014,1122002
184."Lara Croft: Tomb Raider"$131,144,1832001
185."The Silence of the Lambs"$130,742,9221991
186."Honey, I Shrunk the Kids"$130,724,1721989
187."The Flintstones"$130,531,7101994
188."Lethal Weapon 4"$130,400,0001998
189."American Beauty"$130,058,0471999
190."An Officer and a Gentleman"$129,795,5491982
191."The Nutty Professor"$128,794,0501996
192."The Ring"$128,579,6982002
193."Robots"$128,200,0122005
194."Coming to America"$128,152,3011988
195."Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"$128,067,8082000
196."Rocky IV"$127,873,7161985
197."Sweet Home Alabama"$127,214,0722002
198."Dumb and Dumber"$127,169,0571994
199."2 Fast 2 Furious"$127,083,7652003
200."The World Is Not Enough"$126,930,6601999
201."My Best Friend's Wedding"$126,805,1121997
202."Smokey and the Bandit"$126,737,4281973
203."Sleepless in Seattle"$126,551,5831993
204."Mr. Deeds"$126,203,3202002
205."The Truman Show"$125,603,3601998
206."Erin Brockovich"$125,548,6852000
207."Ocean's Twelve"$125,531,6342004
208."Charlie's Angels"$125,305,5452000
209."Tomorrow Never Dies"$125,279,3261997
210."Something's Gotta Give"$124,590,9602003
211."Traffic"$124,082,6312000
212."The Birdcage"$123,986,6821996
213."Good Morning, Vietnam"$123,922,3701987
214."City Slickers"$123,534,7981991
215."Nutty Professor II: The Klumps"$123,307,9452000
216."Rocky III"$122,823,1921982
217."Clear and Present Danger"$122,010,2521994
218."The Bodyguard"$121,936,1321992
219."Wayne's World"$121,700,0001992
220."The Bourne Identity"$121,468,9602002
221."Speed"$121,221,4901994
222."50 First Dates"$120,776,8322004
223."The Hunt For Red October"$120,702,3261990
224."Mulan"$120,604,2421998
225."Seabiscuit"$120,147,4452003
226."Van Helsing"$120,025,2452004
227."The Mask"$119,936,1081994
228."Hook"$119,654,8231991
229."Walk the Line"$119,518,3522005
230."Blazing Saddles"$119,500,0001974
231."Total Recall"$119,394,8391990
232."On Golden Pond"$119,285,4321981
233."Fahrenheit 9/11"$119,078,3932004
234."Lemony Snicket's A Series
of Unfortunate Events"
$118,627,1172004
235."The Sum of All Fears"$118,471,3202002
236."Back to the Future II"$118,450,0021989
237."Basic Instinct"$117,727,2221992
238."Big Momma's House"$117,559,4382000
239."Die Hard 2: Die Harder"$117,323,8781990
240."Rocky"$117,235,1471976
241."Double Jeopardy"$116,735,2311999
242."8 Mile"$116,724,0752002
243."S.W.A.T."$116,643,3462003
244."Notting Hill"$116,089,6781999
245."The Towering Inferno"$116,000,0001974
246."You've Got Mail"$115,731,5421998
247."Remember the Titans"$115,648,5852000
248."The Karate Kid, Part II"$115,103,9791986
249."American Graffiti"$115,000,0001973
250."Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story"$114,324,0722004
251."The Village"$114,195,6332004
252."Big"$113,883,4541988
253."Wild Wild West"$113,805,6811999
254."The Addams Family"$113,379,1661991
255."The Patriot"$113,330,3422000
256."The Pacificer"$113,006,8802005
257."Dr. Dolittle 2"$112,950,7212002
258."The Rocky Horror Picture Show"$112,892,3181975
259."Spy Kids"$112,692,0622001
260."Face/Off"$112,678,0001997
261."Ghostbusters II"$112,494,7381989
262."Twins"$111,784,8211988
263."Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over"$111,760,6312003
264."Dr. Zhivago"$111,721,9101965
265."Enemy of the State"$111,544,4451998
266."The Last Samurai"$111,110,5752003
267."Fun With Dick and Jane"$110,332,7372005
268."Freaky Friday"$110,222,4382003
269."The Grudge"$110,175,8712004
270."Scary Movie 3"$110,000,0822003
271."The Little Mermaid" (4)$109,900,0001989
272."Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home"$109,713,1321986
273."Crocodile Dundee II"$109,306,2101988
274."The 40-Year-Old Virgin"$109,243,4782005
275."One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"$108,981,2751975
276."A Time to Kill"$108,700,0001996
277."Black Hawk Down"$108,638,7452001
278."Terms of Endearment"$108,423,4891983
279."Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls"$108,344,3481995
280."The Princess Diaries"$108,244,7742001
281."Superman II"$108,185,7061981
282."Pulp Fiction"$107,921,7551994
283."A League of Their Own"$107,439,0001992
284."Batman and Robin"$107,300,0001997
285."Analyze This"$106,823,3731999
286."Miss Congeniality"$106,807,6672000
287."Chicken Run"$106,793,9152000
288."Indecent Proposal"$106,614,0591993
289."Driving Miss Daisy"$106,593,2961989
290."Goldeneye"$106,429,9411995
291."Kramer vs. Kramer"$106,260,0001979
292."The Italian Job"$106,126,0122003
293."How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days"$105,807,5202003
294."Porky's"$105,492,4831982
295."The First Wives Club"$105,400,0001996
296."George of the Jungle"$105,300,0001997
297."Interview With the Vampire"$105,248,3161994
298."The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas"$105,186,5041982
299."Phenomenon"$104,600,0001996
300."The Graduate"$104,397,1001974
301."American Wedding"$104,354,2052003
302."Daddy Day Care"$104,148,7812003
303."Road to Perdition"$104,054,5142002
304."Dick Tracy"$103,738,7261990
305."9 to 5"$103,290,5001980
306."Scream"$103,000,0001996
307."The General's Daughter"$102,678,0891999
308."The Aviator"$102,593,5342004
309."Daredevil"$102,543,5182003
310."Bambi"$102,247,1501942
311."In the Line of Fire"$102,238,8621993
312."American Pie"$101,736,2151999
313."Gone in 60 Seconds"$101,643,0082000
314."Maverick"$101,619,6621994
315."Sleeping With the Enemy"$101,599,0051991
316."Scream 2"$101,334,3741997
317."Stir Crazy"$101,300,0001980
318."Eraser"$101,283,0311996
319."The Prince of Egypt"$101,256,1631998
320."Unforgiven"$101,157,4471992
321."Con Air"$101,100,0001997
322."Sleepy Hollow"$101,068,3401999
323."Contact"$100,900,0001997
324."Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle"$100,685,8802003
325."The Pelican Brief"$100,650,5951993
326."Vanilla Sky"$100,614,8582001
327."The Rugrats Movie"$100,491,6831998
328."Dr. Seuss' the Cat in the Hat"$100,446,8952003
329."Million Dollar Baby"$100,422,7862004
330."Jumanji"$100,367,7731995
331."Casper"$100,280,8701995
332."Shakespeare in Love"$100,241,3221998
333."Seven"$100,123,9741995
334."The Hunchback of Notre Dame"$100,100,0001996
335."Parenthood"$100,047,8301989
336."Collateral"$100,003,4922004
337."Die Hard With a Vengeance"$100,003,3591995

(1) "Star Wars": $322.7 million in 1977; $138.2 million in 1997.
(2) "The Empire Strikes Back": $222.6 million in 1980; $67.6 million in 1997.
(3) "Return of the Jedi": $263.7 million in 1983; $45.4 million in 1997.
(4) "The Little Mermaid": $84.4 million in 1989; $25.5 million in 1997.
(5) "Grease": $153.1 million in 1978; $28.3 million in 1998.
(6) "The Exorcist": $165 million in 1973; $39.6 million in 2000.
(7) "Beauty and the Beast": $144.8 million in 1991; $25.5 million in 2002.
(8) "E.T.": $399.8 million in 1982; $35.1 million in 2002.
(9) "The Lion King": $312.8 million in 1994; $15.6 million in 2003.
(10) "The Polar Express": $163.8 million in 2004; $10.9 million in 2005.

Sources: Exhibitor Relations; The Associated Press

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