Top 20

1983

1. Star Wars: Return of the Jedi ($252,583,617)

1983

US

SS/Rolled

Dir: Richard Marquand - Prod: George Lucas - Cast: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Billy Dee Williams, Ian McDiarmid, David Prowse, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew

2. Terms of Endearment (Academy Awards Winner) ($108,423,489)

1983

US

SS/Rolled

Dir: James L. Brooks - Cast: Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson, Danny De Vito, Jeff Daniels

3. Flashdance ($92,921,203)

1983

US

SS/Rolled

Dir: Adrian Lyne - Cast: Jennifer Beals, Michael Nouri, Belinda Bauer, Lilia Skala, Cynthia Rhodes, Sunny Johnson, Lee Ving, Kyle T. Heffner, Ron Karabatsos, Robert Wuhl, Elizabeth Sagal

4. Trading Places ($90,404,800)

1983

US

SS/Rolled & Folded

Dir: John Landis - Cast: Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Don Ameche, Ralph Bellamy, Denholm Elliot, Paul Gleason

5. Wargames ($79,567,667)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: John Badham - Cast: Matthew Broderick, Dabney Coleman, John Wood, Ally Sheedy, Barry Corbin, Juanin Clay, Kent Williams

6. Octopussy ($67,893,619)

1983

US

SS/Rolled

Dir: John Glen - Cast: Roger Moore, Maud Adams, Louis Jourdan, Kristina Wayborn, Kabir Bedi, Steven Berkoff

7. Sudden Impact ($67,642,693)

1983

US (designed by Bill Gold)

SS/Rolled

Dir: Clint Eastwood - Cast: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Pat Hingle, Bradford Dillman, Albert "Poppy" Popwell

8. Staying Alive ($64,892,670)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Sylvester Stallone - Cast: John Travolta, Cynthia Rhodes, Finola Hughes, Steve Inwood, Julie Bovasso, Charles Ward, Steve Bickford, Patrick Brady

9. Mr. Mom ($64,783,827)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Stan Dragoti - Script: John Hughes - Cast: Michael Keaton, Teri Garr, Fred Koehler, Taliesin Jaffe, Courtney White, Brittany White, Martin Mull, Ann Jillian, Jeffrey Tambor, Christopher Lloyd

10. Risky Business ($63,541,777)

1983

US (designed by Drew Struzan, girl on car only)

SS/Folded

Dir: Paul Brickman - Cast: Tom Cruise, Rebecca DeMornay, Joe Pantoliano, Richard Masur, Bronson Pinchot, Curtis Armstrong, Nicholas Pryor, Janet Carroll

11. National Lampoon's Vacation ($61,399,552)

1983

US

SS/Rolled

Dir: Harold Ramis - Script: John Hughes - Cast: Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Anthony Michael Hall, Dana Barron, Imogene Coca, Christie Brinkley

12. Superman III ($59,950,623)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Richard Lester - Cast: Christopher Reeve, Richard Pryor, Jackie Cooper, Margot Kidder, Marc McClure, Annette O'Toole, Annie Ross, Pamela Stephenson, Robert Vaughn ... Ross Webster

13. The Big Chill ($56,342,711)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Lawrence Kasdan - Cast: Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilly, JoBeth Williams

14. Never Say Never Again ($55,432,841)

1983

US

SS/Rolled

Dir: Irvin Kershner - Cast: Sean Connery, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Max von Sydow, Barbara Carrera, Kim Basinger, Bernie Casey, Alec McCowen, Edward Fox

15. Jaws 3D ($45,517,055)

1983

US

SS/Rolled

Dir: Joe Alves - Cast: Dennis Quaid, Bess Armstrong, Simon MacCorkindale, Louis Gossett Jr., John Putch, Lea Thompson, P.H. Moriarty, Dan Blasko, Liz Morris, Lisa Maurer

16. Scarface ($44,668,798)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Brian De Palma - Cast: Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Robert Loggia, Miriam Colon, F. Murray Abraham, Paul Shenar

17. Blue Thunder ($42,313,354)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: John Badham - Cast: Roy Scheider, Warren Oates, Candy Clark, Daniel Stern, Paul Roebling, David Sheiner, Joe Santos, Malcolm McDowell, Ed Bernard

18. Yentl ($40,218,899)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Barbra Streisand - Cast: Barbra Streisand, Mandy Patinkin, Amy Irving, Nehemiah Persoff, Steven Hill, Allan Corduner, Ruth Goring, David de Keyser, Bernard Spear

19. Silkwood ($35,615,609)

1983

US

SS/Folded

Dir: Mike Nichols - Cast: Meryl Streep, Kurt Russell, Cher, Diana Scarwid, Bruce McGill, Fred Ward, David Strathairn, Ron Silver, Josef Sommer, Craig T. Nelson

20. Psycho 2 ($34,725,000)

1983

US Advance

SS/Rolled

Dir: Richard Franklin - Cast: Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, Meg Tilly, Robert Loggia, Dennis Franz