The Top Grossing Movies of All Time (Adjusted for Inflation) Films
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The Top Grossing Movies of All Time (Adjusted for Inflation)

List Criteria: US domestic movie grosses only

The top grossing movies of all time, adjusted for inflation, as reported by best movies of all time; perhaps their high quality compelled multiple viewings.

As a note, this list of the highest grossing films does include revenues from re-releases, 3D, and IMAX screenings, so yes, there are some movies from the last decade who sold more expensive tickets as opposed to more tickets overall. Ticket prices aside (and FYI, the average movie ticket price in 2013 is $8.05), this list has all the highest grossing domestic box office takes for films released in the US.
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    Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh, Olivia de Havilland Adjusted Gross: $1,626,459,200. Unadjusted Gross: $198,676,459 (1939)

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill Adjusted Gross: $1,433,862,700. Unadjusted Gross: $460,998,007 (1977)

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    Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker Adjusted Gross: $1,146,443,800. Unadjusted Gross: $158,671,368 (1965)

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    Drew Barrymore, Erika Eleniak, Robert MacNaughton Adjusted Gross: $1,141,927,400. Unadjusted Gross: $435,110,554 (1982)

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, James Cameron Adjusted Gross: $1,090,569,500. Unadjusted Gross: $658,672,302 (1997)

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    Charlton Heston, Vincent Price, Yul Brynner Adjusted Gross: $1,054,550,000. Unadjusted Gross: $65,500,000 (1956)

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    Steven Spielberg, Richard Dreyfuss, Robert Shaw Adjusted Gross: $1,031,034,500. Unadjusted Gross: $260,000,000 (1975)

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    Omar Sharif, Alec Guinness, Julie Christie Adjusted Gross: $999,290,400. Unadjusted Gross: $111,721,910 (1965)

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    Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair Adjusted Gross: $890,323,300. Unadjusted Gross: $232,906,145 (1973)

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    Billy Gilbert, Pinto Colvig, Jimmy MacDonald Adjusted Gross: $877,450,000. Unadjusted Gross: $184,925,486 (1937)

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    Hugh Laurie, Glenn Close, Jeff Daniels Adjusted Gross: $804,333,900. Unadjusted Gross: $144,880,014 (1961)

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill Adjusted Gross: $790,354,100. Unadjusted Gross: $290,475,067 (1980)

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    Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Stephen Boyd Adjusted Gross: $788,900,000. Unadjusted Gross: $74,000,000 (1959)

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    Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez Adjusted Gross: $782,904,900. Unadjusted Gross: $760,507,625 (2009)

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill Adjusted Gross: $757,178,300. Unadjusted Gross: $309,306,177 (1983)

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    Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley, Ewan McGregor Adjusted Gross: $727,012,200. Unadjusted Gross: $474,544,677 (1999)

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    Whoopi Goldberg, James Earl Jones, Jeremy Irons Adjusted Gross: $717,628,700. Unadjusted Gross: $422,783,777 (1994)

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    Robert Redford, Paul Newman, Robert Shaw Adjusted Gross: $717,600,000. Unadjusted Gross: $156,000,000 (1973)

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    Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Frank Welker Adjusted Gross: $712,640,600. Unadjusted Gross: $248,159,971 (1981)

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern Adjusted Gross: $693,957,000. Unadjusted Gross: $357,067,947 (1993)

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    Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, Richard Dreyfuss Adjusted Gross: $688,892,800. Unadjusted Gross: $104,945,305 (1967)

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    Walt Disney, Corey Burton, Jimmy MacDonald Adjusted Gross: $668,892,800. Unadjusted Gross: $76,408,097 (1941)

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    Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall Adjusted Gross: $635,326,700. Unadjusted Gross: $134,966,411 (1972)

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    Tom Hanks, Haley Joel Osment, Kurt Russell Adjusted Gross: $632,292,200. Unadjusted Gross: $329,694,499 (1994)

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    Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, Paul Frees Adjusted Gross: $629,363,600. Unadjusted Gross: $102,272,727 (1964)

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