`Star Wars` highest grossing summer blockbuster ever

Updated: Jun 14, 2010, 09:48 AM IST

London: `Star Wars`, `ET The Extra Terrestrial` and `Jaws` have been named the biggest summer blockbusters of all time in that order, an online poll revealed.

A news website bosses have added up the earnings of the biggest seasonal releases and compiled a list of the most successful films, taking inflation into account.

`Star Wars` has emerged as the top film, with `ET` and `Jaws` following suit.

Also making to the top five are "Return of the Jedi" and "Raiders of the Lost Ark", while "Jurassic Park", "Star Wars: The Phantom Menace", "Forrest Gump", "The Lion King" and "Mary Poppins" round off the top 10.