Annual US Box Office Chart of 1977

Rank Film – Actors Annual Rental Grosses Total Rental Grosses
1 STAR WARS Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford $127,000,000 $270,918,000
2 CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut $77,000,000 $82,750,000
3 SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER John Travolta, Karen Lynn Gorney $71,463,000 $74,100,000
4 SMOKEY AND THE BANDIT Burt Reynolds, Sally Field $55,319,247 $58,949,938
5 THE GOODBYE GIRL Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason $41,839,170
6 THE DEEP Jacqueline Bisset, Nick Nolte $31,266,000
7 THE SPY WHO LOVED ME Roger Moore, Barbara Bach $24,364,501
8 SEMI-TOUGH Burt Reynolds, Kris Kristofferson $22,940,811
9 OH, GOD! John Denver, George Burns $21,200,000 $31,500,000
10 A BRIDGE TOO FAR Sean Connery, Ryan O’Neal $20,375,406
11 HIGH ANXIETY Mel Brooks, Madeline Kahn $19,163,000
12 ANNIE HALL Woody Allen, Diane Keaton $19,002,366
13 THE OTHER SIDE OF MIDNIGHT Marie-France Pisier, John Beck $18,408,000
14 THE GAUNTLET Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke $17,700,000
15 THE TURNING POINT Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine $17,060,000
16 LOOKING FOR MR. GOODBAR Diane Keaton, Tuesday Weld $16,900,000
17 PETE’S DRAGON Helen Reddy, Jim Dale $16,100,000 $18,400,000
18 AIRPORT ’77 Jack Lemmon, Lee Grant $15,087,474
19 HEROES Henry Winkler, Sally Field $15,061,655
20 THE BAD NEWS BEARS IN BREAKING TRAINING William Devane, Jackie Earle Haley $15,052,000

Complete Annual US Box Office Top 120 Chart of 1977
with grosses is available here:
https://www.amazon.com/Annual-Top-Film-Rentals-1912-ebook/dp/B071KL8DLM

US Box Office – 21 December 1977

1 7 5 CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut
2 NE 1 SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER John Travolta, Karen Lynn Gorney
3 4 7 PETE’S DRAGON Helen Reddy, Jim Dale
4 NE 1 TELEFON Charles Bronson, Lee Remick
5 6 5 SEMI-TOUGH Burt Reynolds, Kris Kristofferson
6 3 9 LOOKING FOR MR. GOODBAR Diane Keaton, Tuesday Weld
7 1 30 STAR WARS Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford
8 2 11 OH, GOD! John Denver, George Burns
9 8 5 THE TURNING POINT Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine
10 5 7 HEROES Henry Winkler, Sally Field

Complete US Box Office Charts (week-by-week)
from Variety magazine are available here:
https://www.amazon.com/Weekly-Box-Office-Charts-1970s-ebook/dp/B071GPPSGR/

US Box Office – 1 June 1977

1 NE 1 STAR WARS Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford
2 2 6 ANNIE HALL Woody Allen, Diane Keaton
3 1 2 THE GREATEST Muhammad Ali, Ernest Borgnine
4 3 26 ROCKY Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire
5 RE 1 THE STING Paul Newman, Robert Redford [Re-issue] 
6 RE 9 BLACK SUNDAY Robert Shaw, Bruce Dern
7 NE 1 DAY OF THE ANIMALS Christopher George, Leslie Nielsen
8 6 8 AUDREY ROSE Marsha Mason, Anthony Hopkins
9 NE 1 SINBAD AND THE EYE OF THE TIGER Patrick Wayne, Taryn Power
10 NE 1 RUBY Piper Laurie, Stuart Whitman

Complete US Box Office Charts (week-by-week)
from Variety magazine are available here:
https://www.amazon.com/Weekly-Box-Office-Charts-1970s-ebook/dp/B071GPPSGR/

US Box Office – 11 May 1977

1 3 3 ANNIE HALL Woody Allen, Diane Keaton
2 1 16 IT’S ALIVE John P. Ryan, Sharon Farrell [Re-issue] 
3 2 23 ROCKY Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire
4 4 11 SLAP SHOT Paul Newman, Strother Martin
5 5 6 BLACK SUNDAY Robert Shaw, Bruce Dern
6 NE 7 BROTHERS Bernie Casey, Vonetta McGee
7 6 11 ISLANDS IN THE STREAM George C. Scott, David Hemmings
8 7 13 THE LATE SHOW Art Carney, Lily Tomlin
9 8 16 FUN WITH DICK AND JANE George Segal, Jane Fonda
10 9 9 NASTY HABITS Glenda Jackson, Melina Mercouri

Complete US Box Office Charts (week-by-week)
from Variety magazine are available here:
https://www.amazon.com/Weekly-Box-Office-Charts-1970s-ebook/dp/B071GPPSGR/

US Box Office – 26 January 1977

1 RE 9 ROCKY Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire
2 1 6 KING KONG Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange
3 3 6 THE PINK PANTHER STRIKES AGAIN Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom
4 4 7 SILVER STREAK Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor
5 2 5 THE ENFORCER Clint Eastwood, Tyne Daly
6 5 5 A STAR IS BORN Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson
7 7 10 NETWORK Faye Dunaway, William Holden
8 9 12 CARRIE Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie
9 8 16 MARATHON MAN Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier
10 NE 2 MADAM KITTY (SALON KITTY) Helmut Berger, Ingrid Thulin

Complete US Box Office Charts (week-by-week)
from Variety magazine are available here:
https://www.amazon.com/Weekly-Box-Office-Charts-1970s-ebook/dp/B071GPPSGR/

Annual US Box Office Chart of 1976

Rank Film – Actors Annual Rental Grosses Total Rental Grosses
1 ROCKY Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire $56,524,972
2 A STAR IS BORN Barbra Streisand, Kris Kristofferson $37,100,000
3 KING KONG Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange $36,915,000
4 SILVER STREAK Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor $30,018,000
5 ALL THE PRESIDENT’S MEN Dustin Hoffman, Robert Redford $29,000,000 $30,000,000
6 THE OMEN Gregory Peck, Lee Remick $28,544,000
7 THE BAD NEWS BEARS Walter Matthau, Tatum O’Neal $24,888,000
8 THE ENFORCER Clint Eastwood, Tyne Daly $24,000,000
9 IN SEARCH OF NOAH’S ARK Vern Adix, Brad Crandall $23,770,000
10 MIDWAY Charlton Heston, Henry Fonda $21,610,435
11 SILENT MOVIE Mel Brooks, Marty Feldman $21,242,000
12 TO FLY (IMAX) Ellen Bry $20,000,000
13 THE PINK PANTHER STRIKES AGAIN Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom $19,882,532
14 MURDER BY DEATH Peter Falk, Alec Guinness $19,106,000
15 MARATHON MAN Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier $16,575,000
16 JAWS Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw [Re-issue]  $16,077,000
17 CARRIE Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie $14,500,000 $15,207,514
18 NETWORK Faye Dunaway, William Holden $13,921,739
19 BLAZING SADDLES Cleavon Little, Gene Wilder [Re-issue] $13,850,000
20 THE OUTLAW JOSEY WALES Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke $13,500,000

Complete Annual US Box Office Top 125 Chart of 1976
with grosses is available here:
https://www.amazon.com/Annual-Top-Film-Rentals-1912-ebook/dp/B071KL8DLM

US Box Office – 22 December 1976

1 NE 1 KING KONG Jeff Bridges, Jessica Lange
2 NE 1 THE PINK PANTHER STRIKES AGAIN Peter Sellers, Herbert Lom
3 9 5 NETWORK Faye Dunaway, William Holden
4 3 11 THE SLIPPER AND THE ROSE: THE STORY OF CINDERELLA Gemma Craven, Margaret Lockwood
5 1 7 CARRIE Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie
6 NE 4 ROCKY Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire
7 2 25 ALICE IN WONDERLAND Kristine DeBell, Bucky Searles
8 6 2 SILVER STREAK Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor
9 4 11 MARATHON MAN Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier
10 NE 1 THE SHAGGY D.A. Dean Jones, Tim Conway

Complete US Box Office Charts (week-by-week)
from Variety magazine are available here:
https://www.amazon.com/Weekly-Box-Office-Charts-1970s-ebook/dp/B071GPPSGR/