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1989 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Calendar Grosses of Movies in Release Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 1989

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–265
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
101Dead BangWB$8,125,5921,073$8,125,592100.0%3/24/89
102The Adventures of Baron MunchausenCol.$8,083,123120$8,083,123100.0%3/10/89
103Dead CalmWB$7,825,009959$7,825,009100.0%4/7/89
104Disorganized CrimeBV$7,723,5061,462$7,723,506100.0%4/14/89
105We're No AngelsPar.$7,604,7881,495$10,555,34872.0%12/15/89
106Johnny HandsomeTriS$7,237,794813$7,237,794100.0%9/29/89
107Lawrence of Arabia (re-issue) (1989)Col.$6,986,278N/A$6,986,278100.0%2/8/89
108RelentlessNL$6,985,999836$6,985,999100.0%9/1/89
109Shag: The MovieHemd$6,957,975850$6,957,975100.0%7/21/89
110ScroogedPar.$6,571,8101,877$60,328,55810.9%11/23/88
111UHFOrion$6,157,1571,295$6,157,157100.0%7/21/89
112Shirley ValentinePar.$6,056,9128$6,056,912100.0%9/1/89
113Immediate FamilyCol.$5,932,613836$5,932,613100.0%10/27/89
114My Stepmother is an AlienCol.$5,781,2111,121$13,854,00041.7%12/9/88
115MillenniumFox$5,777,099488$5,777,099100.0%8/25/89
116Hellbound: Hellraiser IINW$5,586,8001,187$12,090,73546.2%12/23/88
117Dream a Little DreamVest$5,552,4411,019$5,552,441100.0%3/3/89
118Second SightWB$5,368,865815$5,368,865100.0%11/3/89
119Let It RidePar.$4,973,2851,191$4,973,285100.0%8/18/89
120Child's PlayUA$4,803,987N/A$33,244,68414.5%11/11/88
121See You in the MorningWB$4,795,009743$4,795,009100.0%4/21/89
122Torch Song TrilogyNL$4,733,264135$4,865,99797.3%12/16/88
123Drugstore CowboyAve$4,729,35287$4,729,352100.0%10/6/89
124The January ManMGM$4,611,062883$4,611,062100.0%1/13/89
125The Mighty QuinnMGM$4,557,214234$4,557,214100.0%2/17/89
126Staying TogetherHemd$4,348,0251,045$4,348,025100.0%11/10/89
127Listen to MeCol.$4,299,0231,306$4,299,023100.0%5/5/89
128Red ScorpionSGE$4,192,4401,268$4,192,440100.0%4/21/89
129LoverboyTriS$3,960,3271,089$3,960,327100.0%4/28/89
130Phantom of the Opera (1989)21C$3,953,7451,468$3,953,745100.0%11/3/89
131Earth Girls Are EasyVest$3,916,303317$3,916,303100.0%5/12/89
132A Dry White SeasonMGM$3,766,879316$3,766,879100.0%9/20/89
133Worth WinningFox$3,690,3281,260$3,690,328100.0%10/27/89
134Old GringoCol.$3,574,256237$3,574,256100.0%10/6/89
135Fat Man and Little BoyPar.$3,563,162843$3,563,162100.0%10/20/89
136Physical EvidenceCol.$3,560,932695$3,560,932100.0%1/27/89
137In CountryWB$3,531,971606$3,531,971100.0%9/15/89
138Cocoon: The ReturnFox$3,473,742893$18,924,91918.4%11/23/88
139KinjiteCan.$3,416,846320$3,416,846100.0%2/3/89
140Talk RadioUni.$3,219,316653$3,468,57292.8%12/23/88
141Rude AwakeningOrion$3,169,719953$3,169,719100.0%8/18/89
142Speed ZoneOrion$3,077,3611,195$3,077,361100.0%4/21/89
143Fright Night IINCeV$2,983,784161$2,983,784100.0%5/19/89
144976-EvilNL$2,955,917251$2,955,917100.0%3/24/89
145The Adventures of Milo and OtisCol.$2,948,215239$2,948,215100.0%8/25/89
146Gleaming the CubeFox$2,777,280469$2,777,280100.0%1/13/89
147Farewell to the KingOrion$2,420,917668$2,420,917100.0%3/3/89
148Gone with the Wind (Re-issue) (1989)MGM$2,403,316N/A$2,403,316100.0%2/3/89
149Chocolat (1989)OrionC$2,317,091N/A$2,317,091100.0%3/10/89
150SingTriS$2,260,616864$2,260,616100.0%3/31/89
151Scenes From the Class Struggle in Beverly HillsCinc$2,156,47176$2,156,471100.0%6/2/89
152BirdWB$2,138,48693$2,181,28698.0%9/30/88
153JacknifeCinpx$2,049,769109$2,049,769100.0%3/10/89
154RooftopsNCeV$2,043,8891,044$2,043,889100.0%3/17/89
155Winter PeopleCol.$2,023,282298$2,023,282100.0%4/14/89
156Pelle the ConquerorMira.$1,984,45242$2,053,93196.6%12/21/88
157Erik the VikingOrion$1,932,642269$1,932,642100.0%9/22/89
158CommunionNL$1,919,653240$1,919,653100.0%11/10/89
159Breaking InGold.$1,877,618400$1,877,618100.0%10/13/89
160CookieWB$1,869,41782$1,869,417100.0%8/25/89
161Miss FirecrackerCors$1,852,655211$1,852,655100.0%4/28/89
162BloodfistConc$1,770,08254$1,770,082100.0%9/22/89
163The Horror ShowMGM$1,738,897444$1,738,897100.0%4/28/89
164Best of the BestTau$1,700,000600$1,700,000100.0%11/10/89
165How I Got Into CollegeFox$1,642,239743$1,642,239100.0%5/19/89
166Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van GoghRoxie$1,569,63416$1,577,48099.5%8/19/88
167Stepfather 2Mira.$1,519,796N/A$1,519,796100.0%11/3/89
168Driving Miss DaisyWB$1,519,61032$106,593,2961.4%12/15/89
169The 2nd Animation CelebrationEXPe$1,487,606N/A$1,487,606100.0%7/27/89
170Another WomanOrion$1,446,78724$1,562,74992.6%10/14/88
171True LoveMGM$1,354,268N/A$1,354,268100.0%9/15/89
172The Navigator (Re-issue)Circ$1,333,379N/A$1,333,379100.0%3/3/89
173Romero4Sea$1,316,49551$1,316,495100.0%8/25/89
174Babar: The MovieNL$1,305,187510$1,305,187100.0%7/28/89
175Little VeraIFEX$1,262,59823$1,262,598100.0%4/14/89
176Queen of HeartsCinc$1,236,844N/A$1,236,844100.0%9/20/89
177High HopesSkou$1,192,32225$1,192,322100.0%2/24/89
178Murmur of the Heart (Re-issue)OrionC$1,160,784N/A$1,160,784100.0%2/3/89
179Miracle MileHemd$1,145,404143$1,145,404100.0%5/19/89
180ValmontOrion$1,132,1127$1,132,112100.0%11/17/89
181HeathersNW$1,108,46254$1,108,462100.0%3/31/89
182Heart of DixieOrion$1,097,333359$1,097,333100.0%8/25/89
183WiredTau$1,089,000745$1,089,000100.0%8/25/89
184The Music TeacherOrionC$1,086,89419$1,086,894100.0%7/7/89
185Welcome HomeCol.$1,029,822N/A$1,029,822100.0%9/29/89
186Pumpkinhead (Re-issue)UA$1,000,000142$1,000,000100.0%1/13/89
187Getting It RightMCE$960,38544$960,385100.0%5/5/89
188American Ninja 3: Blood HuntCan.$902,152140$902,152100.0%2/24/89
189Born on the Fourth of JulyUni.$883,9218$70,001,6981.3%12/22/89
190ParentsVest$870,53294$870,532100.0%1/27/89
191Crack HouseCan.$862,55167$862,551100.0%11/10/89
192The Terror WithinConc$858,591N/A$858,591100.0%1/20/89
193Little MonstersUA$793,775179$793,775100.0%8/25/89
194The Toxic Avenger Part IITroma$792,96615$792,966100.0%2/24/89
195The Girl in a SwingMira.$747,013N/A$747,013100.0%9/29/89
196Vampire's KissHemd$725,13145$725,131100.0%6/2/89
197Ernest Saves ChristmasBV$702,543970$28,202,1092.5%11/11/88
198Distant Voices, Still LivesAve$688,32922$688,329100.0%7/28/89
199Wuthering Heights (Re-issue)Gold.$624,6437$624,643100.0%4/7/89
200The Wizard of Oz (1989 re-issue)MGM$612,300N/A$612,300100.0%5/19/89
Summary of 265 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$4,156,128,938----
Averages:$15,683,505----
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