Top 20

1977

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

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1. Star Wars ($220,000,000)

1977

US 1978 Style D (designed By Drew Struzan)

SS/Folded

Dir: George Lucas - Cast: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Alec Guinness, Peter Cushing, David Prowse, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew

2. Close Encounters of the Third Kind ($166,000,000)

1977

US (Silver Border)

SS/Folded

Dir: Steven Spielberg - Cast: Richard Dreyfuss, Melinda Dillon, François Truffaut, Teri Garr, Bob Balaban

3. Saturday Night Fever ($139,486,124)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: John Badham - Cast: John Travolta, Karen Lynn Gorney, Barry Miller, Joseph Cali, Paul Pape, Donna Pescow, Bruce Ornstein, Julie Bovasso, Martin Shakar

4. Smokey and the Bandit ($126,737,428)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Hal Needham - Cast: Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, Jerry Reed, Mike Henry, Paul Williams, Pat McCormick, Alfie Wise, George Reynolds, Macon McCalman

5. The Goodbye Girl ($83,700,000)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Herbert Ross - Cast: Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason, Quinn Cummings, Paul Benedict

6. In Search of Noah's Ark (Documentary) ($55,700,000)

1977

Dir: James L. Conway

7. Oh, God! ($51,061,196)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Carl Reiner - Cast: John Denver, George Burns, Teri Garr, Donald Pleasence, Ralph Bellamy, William Daniels, Barnard Hughes, Paul Sorvino, Barry Sullivan

8. A Bridge Too Far ($50,800,000)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Richard Attenborough - Cast: Dirk Bogarde, James Caan, Michael Caine, Sean Connery, Edward Fox, Anthony Hopkins, Gene Hackman, Hardy Krüger, Laurence Olivier, Robert Redford, Maximilian Schell

9. The Deep ($50,681,884)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Peter Yates - Cast: Nick Nolte, Jacqueline Bisset, Robert Shaw, Louis Gossett Jr., Eli Wallach

10. The Rescuers ($48,775,599)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: John Lounsbery, Wolfgang Reitherman, Art Stevens - Voices: Bob Newhart, Eva Gabor, Geraldine Page, Joe Flynn, Jeanette Nolan, Pat Buttram, Jim Jordan, John McIntire, Michelle Stacy

11. The Spy Who Loved Me ($46,800,000)

1977

US

SS/Rolled

Dir: Lewis Gilbert - Cast: Roger Moore, Barbara Bach, Curd Jürgens, Richard Kiel, Caroline Munro, Bernard Lee

12. Annie Hall (Academy Awards Winner) ($38,251,425)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Woody Allen - Cast: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Tony Roberts, Carol Kane, Paul Simon, Shelley Duvall, Janet Margolin, Colleen Dewhurst, Christopher Walken

13. Semi-Tough ($37,187,139)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Michael Ritchie - Cast: Burt Reynolds, Kris Kristofferson, Jill Clayburgh, Robert Preston, Bert Convy, Roger E. Mosley, Lotte Lenya, Richard Masur, Carl Weathers, Brian Dennehy

14. Pete's Dragon ($36,000,000)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Don Chaffey - Cast: Sean Marshall, Helen Reddy, Mickey Rooney, Red Buttons, Jim Dale, Shelley Winters, Jane Kean - Elliott's Voice: Charlie Callas

15. The Gauntlet ($35,400,000)

1977

US (designed by Frank Frazetta & Bill Gold)

SS/Folded

Dir: Clint Eastwood - Cast: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Pat Hingle, William Prince, Bill McKinney, Michael Cavanaugh, Carole Cook, Mara Corday, Doug McGrath

16. The Turning Point (Academy Awards Nominee) ($33,600,000)

1977

US (designed by John Alvin)

SS/Folded

Dir: Herbert Ross - Cast: Shirley MacLaine, Anne Bancroft, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Leslie Browne, Tom Skerritt, Martha Scott, Anthony Zerbe

17. Heroes ($33,000,000)

1977

Dir: Jeremy Kagan - Cast: Henry Winkler, Sally Field, Harrison Ford, Val Avery, Olivia Cole, Hector Elias, Dennis Burkley, Tony Burton

18. High Anxiety ($31,063,038)

1977

Dir: Mel Brooks - Cast: Mel Brooks, Madeline Kahn, Cloris Leachman, Harvey Korman, Ron Carey, Howard Morris, Dick Van Patten, Jack Riley, Charlie Callas

19. Airport '77 ($30,000,000)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Jerry Jameson - Cast: Jack Lemmon, Lee Grant, Brenda Vaccaro, Joseph Cotten, Olivia de Havilland, James Stewart, George Kennedy, Darren McGavin, Christopher Lee, Robert Foxworth

20. Slap Shot ($28,000,000)

1977

US Style B

SS/Folded

Dir: George Roy Hill - Cast: Paul Newman, Strother Martin, Michael Ontkean, Jennifer Warren, Lindsay Crouse, Jerry Houser, Andrew Duncan, Jeff Carlson, Steve Carlson

20. Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo ($28,000,000)

1977

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Vincent McEveety - Cast: Dean Jones, Don Knotts, Julie Sommars, Jacques Marin, Roy Kinnear, Bernard Fox, Eric Braeden, Xavier Saint-Macary, François Lalande