10 Highest Grossing Movies by Year (1980-1989)

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Source: Wikipedia -1980 in Film, 1981 in Film, 1982 in Film, 1983 in Film, 1984 in Film, 1985 in Film, 1986 in Film, 1987 in Film, 1988 in Film, 1989 in Film
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1980
The Empire Strikes Back
$209 Million
9 to 5
$103 Million
Stir Crazy
$101 Million
Airplane!
$83 Million
Any Which Way You Can
$71 Million
Private Benjamin
$70 Million
Coal Miner's Daughter
$67 Million
Smokey and the Bandit II
$66 Million
The Blue Lagoon
$59 Million
The Blues Brothers
$57 Million
 
 
1981
Raiders of the Lost Ark
$212 Million
On Golden Pond
$119 Million
Superman II
$108 Million
Arthur
$95 Million
Stripes
$85 Million
The Cannonball Run
$72 Million
Chariots of Fire
$59 Million
For Your Eyes Only
$55 Million
The Four Seasons
$50 Million
Time Bandits
$42 Million
 
 
1982
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
$359 Million
Tootsie
$177 Million
An Officer and a Gentleman
$130 Million
Rocky III
$124 Million
Porky's
$105 Million
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
$79 Million
48 Hrs.
$79 Million
Poltergeist
$77 Million
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
$70 Million
Annie
$57 Million
 
 
1983
Return of the Jedi
$253 Million
Terms of Endearment
$108 Million
Flashdance
$93 Million
Trading Places
$90 Million
WarGames
$80 Million
Octopussy
$68 Million
Sudden Impact
$68 Million
Staying Alive
$65 Million
Mr. Mom
$65 Million
Risky Business
$64 Million
 
 
1984
Beverly Hills Cop
$235 Million
Ghostbusters
$229 Million
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
$180 Million
Gremlins
$153 Million
The Karate Kid
$91 Million
Police Academy
$81 Million
Footloose
$80 Million
Romancing the Stone
$77 Million
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
$76 Million
Splash
$70 Million
1985
Back to the Future
$211 Million
Rambo: First Blood Part II
$150 Million
Rocky IV
$128 Million
The Color Purple
$94 Million
Out Of Africa
$87 Million
Cocoon
$76 Million
The Jewel of the Nile
$76 Million
Witness
$69 Million
The Goonies
$61 Million
Spies Like Us
$60 Million
 
 
1986
Top Gun
$177 Million
Crocodile Dundee
$175 Million
Platoon
$139 Million
The Karate Kid Part II
$115 Million
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
$110 Million
Back to School
$91 Million
Aliens
$86 Million
The Golden Child
$80 Million
Ruthless People
$72 Million
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
$70 Million
 
 
1987
Three Men and a Baby
$168 Million
Fatal Attraction
$157 Million
Beverly Hills Cop II
$154 Million
Good Morning, Vietnam
$124 Million
Moonstruck
$81 Million
The Untouchables
$76 Million
The Secret of My Success
$67 Million
Stakeout
$66 Million
Lethal Weapon
$65 Million
The Witches of Eastwick
$64 Million
 
 
1988
Rain Man
$173 Million
Who Framed Roger Rabbit
$156 Million
Coming to America
$128 Million
Big
$115 Million
Twins
$112 Million
Crocodile Dundee II
$109 Million
Die Hard
$83 Million
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
$79 Million
Cocktail
$78 Million
Beetlejuice
$74 Million
 
 
1989
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
$474 Million
Batman
$411 Million
Back to the Future Part II
$332 Million
Look Who's Talking
$297 Million
Dead Poets Society
$236 Million
Lethal Weapon 2
$228 Million
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
$223 Million
Ghostbusters II
$215 Million
The Little Mermaid
$184 Million
Born on the Fourth of July
$161 Million
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