Top 20

1976

(NB: If the picture of a poster is missing, it is because I do not own anything on the title yet)

1. Rocky (Academy Awards Winner) ($117,235,247)

1976

US

SS/Folded

Dir: John G. Avildsen - Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burgess Meredith, Burt Young, Carl Weathers

2. A Star Is Born ($63,129,898)

1976

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Frank Pierson - Cast: Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson, Gary Busey, Oliver Clark, Venetta Fields, Clydie King, Marta Heflin, M.G. Kelly, Sally Kirkland

3. King Kong ($52,614,445)

1976

US Advance

SS/Rolled & Folded

Dir: John Guillermin - Cast: Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange, Charles Grodin, John Randolph, Rene Auberjonois, Julius Harris

4. Silver Streak ($51,079,064)

1976

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Arthur Hiller - Cast: Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Jill Clayburgh, Patrick McGoohan, Ned Beatty, Clifton James, Ray Walston, Stefan Gierasch, Len Birman, Valerie Curtin

5. All the President's Men ($51,048,435)

1976

US (designed by Bill Gold)

SS/Folded

Dir: Alan J. Pakula - Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford, Jack Warden, Martin Balsam, Hal Holbrook, Jason Robards, Jane Alexander, Meredith Baxter, Ned Beatty

6. The Omen ($48,570,885)

1976

US Style B (Recalled)

SS/Folded

Dir: Richard Donner - Cast: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens, Billie Whitelaw, David Warner, Holly Palance, Robert Rietty, Patrick Troughton, Martin Benson, Leo McKern

7. The Enforcer ($46,200,000)

1976

US (designed by Bill Gold)

SS/Folded

Dir: James Fargo - Cast: Clint Eastwood, Tyne Daly, Harry Guardino, Bradford Dillman, John Mitchum

8. Midway ($43,220,000)

1976

US

SS/Tri-Folded

Dir: Jack Smight - Cast: Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda, James Coburn, Glenn Ford, Hal Holbrook, Toshirô Mifune, Robert Mitchum, Cliff Robertson, Robert Wagner, Robert Webber, Ed Nelson

9. The Bad News Bears ($42,349,782)

1976

US (designed by Jack Davis)

SS/Folded

Dir: Michael Ritchie - Cast: Walter Matthau, Tatum O'Neal, Vic Morrow, Joyce Van Patten, Ben Piazza, Jackie Earle Haley, Alfred Lutter III, Chris Barnes, Erin Blunt

10. Silent Movie ($36,145,695)

1976

US (designed by John Alvin)

SS/Folded

Dir: Mel Brooks - Cast: Mel Brooks, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise, Sid Caesar, Harold Gould, Ron Carey, Bernadette Peters, Carol Arthur

11. The Pink Panther Strikes Again ($33,833,201)

1976

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Blake Edwards - Cast: Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom, Lesley-Anne Down, Burt Kwouk, Colin Blakely, Leonard Rossiter, André Maranne, Byron Kane, Howard K. Smith

12. Murder By Death ($32,511,047)

1976

US

SS/Tri-Folded

Dir: Robert Moore - Cast: Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote, James Coco, Peter Falk, Alec Guinness, Elsa Lanchester, David Niven, Peter Sellers, Maggie Smith

13. Taxi Driver (Palme D'Or - 1976 Cannes Film Festival) ($28,262,574)

1976

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Martin Scorsese - Script: Paul Schrader - Cast: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd, Harvey Keitel, Leonard Harris, Peter Boyle, Albert Brooks

14. Marathon Man ($28,204,261)

1976

US (designed by Bill Gold)

SS/Folded

Dir: John Schlesinger - Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Marthe Keller, Roy Scheider, William Devane, Fritz Weaver

15. The Outlaw Josey Wales ($27,000,000)

1976

US International (designed by Bill Gold)

SS/Folded

Dir: Clint Eastwood - Cast: Clint Eastwood, Chief Dan George, Sondra Locke, Bill McKinney, John Vernon, Paula Trueman, Sam Bottoms

16. Freaky Friday ($25,942,000)

1976

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Gary Nelson - Cast: Barbara Harris, Jodie Foster, John Astin, Patsy Kelly, Dick Van Patten, Vicki Schreck, Sorrell Booke, Alan Oppenheimer, Ruth Buzzi, Kaye Ballard

17. Carrie ($25,878,153)

1976

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Brian De Palma - Cast: Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, John Travolta, William Katt, Amy Irving, Nancy Allen, Edie McClurg, Betty Buckley, P.J. Soles, Sydney Lassick, Stefan Gierasch

18. Logan's Run ($25,000,000)

1976

US Advance

SS/Folded

Dir: Michael Anderson - Cast: Michael York, Jenny Agutter, Peter Ustinov, Richard Jordan, Farrah Fawcett, Roscoe Lee Browne, Michael Anderson Jr.

19. Network ($23,689,877)

1976

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Sidney Lumet - Cast: Faye Dunaway, Peter Finch, William Holden, Robert Duvall, Wesley Addy, Ned Beatty, Beatrice Straight

20. Gus ($21,873,000)

1976

Dir: Vincent McEveety - Cast: Edward Asner, Don Knotts, Gary Grimes, Tim Conway, Louise Williams, Dick Van Patten, Ronnie Schell, Bob Crane