The 7 highest-grossing summer sci-fi films of all time

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Dec 14, 2012

Summer's almost here, bringing with it the roller-coaster thrills of summer movies. (We told you about this year's just the other day, remember?) took a look back at the 10 highest-grossing summer films of all time, and guess what? Seven of them were sci-fi!

According to their chart, which has been adjusted for inflation to avoid all that arguing, here's how sci-fi stacked up:

1. Star Wars 2. E.T. the Extraterrestrial 4. The Empire Strikes Back 5. The Return of the Jedi 6. Raiders of the Lost Ark 7. Jurassic Park 8. Star Wars: The Phantom Menace

Check out the entire list below.

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