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ALL RELEASES WIDE RELEASES LIMITED RELEASES CALENDAR GROSSES

INDEX BY SEASON | INDEX BY YEAR | SEASON-TO-DATE
 

2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010
2009 - 2008 - 2007 - 2006 - 2005 - 2004 - 2003 - 2002 - 2001 - 2000
1999 - 1998 - 1997 - 1996 - 1995 - 1994 - 1993 - 1992 - 1991 - 1990
1989 - 1988 - 1987 - 1986 - 1985 - 1984 - 1983 - 1982

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Note: The Fall Season is defined as the day after Labor Day Weekend through the Thursday before the first Friday in November.

#1–71
RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Alien NationFox$20,948,3751,436$25,216,24383.1%10/7/88
2CocktailBV$20,866,8521,417$78,222,75326.7%7/29/88
3A Fish Called WandaMGM$19,866,1891,214$62,493,71231.8%7/15/88
4Gorillas in the MistUni.$18,409,9151,085$24,720,47974.5%9/23/88
5Die HardFox$18,006,0731,461$83,008,85221.7%7/15/88
6BigFox$17,111,9791,177$114,968,77414.9%6/3/88
7Young GunsFox$16,722,5791,399$45,661,55636.6%8/12/88
8PunchlineCol.$16,124,018917$21,042,66776.6%9/30/88
9The AccusedPar.$15,285,537930$32,078,31847.7%10/14/88
10A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream MasterNL$15,116,7091,758$49,369,89930.6%8/19/88
11Halloween 4: The Return of Michael MyersGal.$14,301,3981,692$17,768,75780.5%10/21/88
12Who Framed Roger RabbitBV$14,043,1251,588$156,452,3709.0%6/24/88
13BetrayedUA$12,605,0891,101$25,816,13948.8%8/26/88
14Moon Over ParadorUni.$11,444,2041,145$11,444,204100.0%9/9/88
15Crossing DelanceyWB$11,175,860303$16,262,41568.7%8/26/88
16Coming to AmericaPar.$10,769,393951$128,152,3018.4%6/29/88
17Married to the MobOrion$9,400,233828$21,486,75743.7%8/19/88
18Dead RingersFox$8,038,5081,048$8,038,508100.0%9/23/88
19Elvira, Mistress of the DarkNW$5,596,267627$5,596,267100.0%9/30/88
20Heartbreak HotelBV$5,509,4171,414$5,509,417100.0%9/30/88
21Tucker: The Man and His DreamPar.$5,248,415706$19,652,63826.7%8/12/88
22Eight Men OutOrion$4,551,024349$5,680,51580.1%9/2/88
23Midnight RunUni.$4,462,064747$38,413,60611.6%7/22/88
24The Last Temptation of ChristUni.$4,189,266123$8,373,58550.0%8/12/88
25Memories of MeMGM$3,965,604723$3,965,604100.0%9/30/88
26Sweet Hearts DanceTriS$3,790,493246$3,790,493100.0%9/23/88
27Imagine: John LennonWB$3,753,977561$3,753,977100.0%10/7/88
28Tougher Than LeatherNL$3,582,760130$3,582,760100.0%9/16/88
29Clara's HeartWB$3,406,299315$5,194,49165.6%10/7/88
30Mystic PizzaGold.$3,340,769401$12,793,21326.1%10/21/88
31Night of the Demons (1988)Prgn$3,109,904N/A$3,109,904100.0%10/14/88
32Messenger of DeathCan.$3,074,681450$3,074,681100.0%9/16/88
33Running on EmptyWB$2,835,116238$2,835,116100.0%9/9/88
34Without a ClueOrion$2,792,963280$8,539,18132.7%10/21/88
35BAT-21TriS$2,687,824516$3,966,25667.8%10/21/88
36KansasTWE$2,432,536847$2,432,536100.0%9/23/88
37A World ApartAtl$2,291,02542$2,326,86098.5%6/17/88
38Clean and SoberWB$2,199,581N/A$8,674,09325.4%8/12/88
39PumpkinheadUA$2,132,666353$3,385,51663.0%10/14/88
40Stealing HomeWB$1,859,611985$7,467,50424.9%8/26/88
41FedsWB$1,835,007850$3,838,79347.8%10/28/88
42Pascali's IslandAve$1,410,33155$1,451,85797.1%7/22/88
43Hero and the TerrorCan.$1,313,598981$5,301,20024.8%8/26/88
44Mac and MeOrion$1,301,667N/A$6,424,11220.3%8/12/88
45Hot to TrotWB$1,282,9491,157$6,436,21119.9%8/26/88
46Patty HearstAtl$1,223,326460$1,223,326100.0%9/23/88
47Mr. NorthGold.$1,164,82229$1,221,36695.4%7/22/88
48The Thin Blue LineMira.$1,089,24523$1,209,84690.0%8/26/88
49Little DorritCan.$1,025,228N/A$1,025,228100.0%10/21/88
50Things ChangeCol.$765,77199$3,527,88621.7%10/21/88
51The Big BlueCol.$665,763N/A$3,500,00019.0%8/19/88
52SpellbinderMGM$657,446326$657,446100.0%9/23/88
53A Handful of DustNL$585,76629$1,560,70037.5%6/24/88
54Track 29Isld$429,02813$429,028100.0%9/9/88
55Tiger WarsawSony$422,667N/A$422,667100.0%9/23/88
56The DeceiversCinc$328,05268$346,29794.7%9/2/88
57Madame SousatzkaUni.$251,08320$3,548,2387.1%10/14/88
58The Year My Voice BrokeAve$203,54820$213,90195.2%8/25/88
59Miles from HomeCinc$188,96432$188,964100.0%9/16/88
60Seven Hours to JudgmentTWE$177,82073$177,820100.0%9/16/88
61TapeheadsAve$176,565138$343,78651.4%10/21/88
62The BeastCol.$161,004N/A$161,004100.0%9/16/88
63Rocket GibraltarCol.$124,0245$187,34966.2%9/2/88
64Another WomanOrion$115,9624$1,562,7497.4%10/14/88
65Salaam Bombay!Cinc$44,6721$2,080,0462.1%10/7/88
66BirdWB$42,8001$2,181,2862.0%9/30/88
67The Lair of the White WormVest$33,7622$1,189,3152.8%10/21/88
68Doin' Time on Planet EarthCan.$29,576N/A$29,576100.0%9/16/88
69Some GirlsMGM$17,4302$401,4214.3%9/9/88
70The Prince of PennsylvaniaNL$5,4151$5,415100.0%9/16/88
71After SchoolMovE$3,967N/A$3,967100.0%9/23/88
Summary of 71 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$364,125,556----
Averages:$5,128,529----
#1–71
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