All 30 Steven Spielberg movies, ranked by how much money they made at the US box office

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It’s hard to argue with filmmaker Steven Spielberg’s impact on cinema.

His films span decades and genres, from sci-fi classics to historical dramas. It’s fitting that his upcoming film, “Ready Player One,” deals with so much nostalgia. Spielberg is responsible for many of our greatest films, from “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” to “Raiders of the Lost Ark.”

But which ones performed the best at the box office?

We looked back on the prolific director’s filmography, and ranked all of his films based on their domestic box office gross, adjusted for inflation (via Box Office Mojo).

Below is every Steven Spielberg film ranked based on adjusted domestic box office:


30. “The Sugarland Express” (1974)

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Domestic gross: $US7.5 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US37.7 million


29. “Empire of the Sun” (1987)

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Domestic gross: $US22.2 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US48.4 million


28. “The BFG” (2016)

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Domestic gross: $US55.5 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US57.3 million

Original worldwide gross: $US183.3 million


27. “Munich” (2005)

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Domestic gross: $US47.4 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US60.2 million

Original worldwide gross: $US130.4 million


26. “Amistad” (1997)

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Domestic gross: $US44.2 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US67.2 million


25. “Bridge of Spies” (2015)

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Domestic gross: $US72.3 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US75.6 million

Original worldwide gross: $US165.5 million


24. “The Post” (2017)

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Domestic gross: $US80.8 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US81.7 million

Original worldwide gross: $US154.2 million


23. “The Adventures of Tintin” (2011)

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Domestic gross: $US77.6 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US85.5 million

Original worldwide gross: $US374 million


22. “Always” (1989)

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Domestic gross: $US43.9 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US87.8 million

Original worldwide gross: $US74.1 million


21. “War Horse” (2011)

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Domestic gross: $US79.9 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US88 million

Original worldwide gross: $US177.6 million


20. “The Terminal” (2004)

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Domestic gross: $US77.9 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US102.2 million

Original worldwide gross: $US219.4 million


19. “1941” (1979)

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Domestic gross: $US31.8 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US108.6 million

Original worldwide gross: $US92.5 million


18. “A.I. Artificial Intelligence” (2001)

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Domestic gross: $US78.6 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US110.1 million

Original worldwide gross: $US235.9 million


17. “Schindler’s List” (1993)

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Domestic gross: $US96.1 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US164.8 million

Original worldwide gross: $US321.3 million


16. “Minority Report” (2002)

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Domestic gross: $US132.1 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US183 million

Original worldwide gross: $US358.4 million


15. “Lincoln” (2012)

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Domestic gross: $US182.2 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US196.7 million

Original worldwide gross: $US275.3 million


14. “Hook” (1991)

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Domestic gross: $US119.7 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US217.8 million

Original worldwide gross: $US300.9 million


13. “Catch Me If You Can” (2002)

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Domestic gross: $US164.6 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US226.8 million

Original worldwide gross: $US352.1 million


12. “The Colour Purple” (1985)

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Domestic gross: $US98.5 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US226.9 million


11. “War of the Worlds” (2005)

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Domestic gross: $US234.3 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US297.4 million

Original worldwide gross: $US591.7 million


10. “Saving Private Ryan” (1998)

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Domestic gross: $US216.5 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US329.2 million

Original worldwide gross: $US481.8 million


9. “The Lost World: Jurassic Park” (1997)

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Domestic gross: $US229.1 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US353.8 million

Original worldwide gross: $US618.4 million


8. “Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull” (2008)

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Domestic gross: $US317.1 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US365.1 million

Original worldwide gross: $US786.6 million


7. “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade” (1989)

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Domestic gross: $US197.2 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US394.2 million

Original worldwide gross: $US474.2 million


6. “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom” (1984)

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Domestic gross: $US179.9 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US429.2 million

Original worldwide gross: $US333.1 million


5. “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” (1977)

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Domestic gross: $US135.2 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US553 million

Original worldwide gross: $US306.9 million


4. “Raiders of the Lost Ark” (1981)

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Domestic gross: $US248.2 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US678.4 million

Original worldwide gross: $US389.9 million


3. “Jurassic Park” (1993)

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Domestic gross: $US402.5 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US690.4 million

Original worldwide gross: $US1.03 billion


2. “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” (1982)

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Domestic gross: $US435.1 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US1.1 billion

Original worldwide gross: $US792.9 million


1. “Jaws” (1975)

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Domestic gross: $US260 million

Adjusted for inflation: $US1.2 billion

Original worldwide gross: $US470.7 million