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1985 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1985

#1–100 - #101–180
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
101104Transylvania 6-5000NW$7,196,872701$2,507,54270111/8
10281American NinjaCan.$10,499,694672$3,234,8376728/30
103111GymkataMGM$5,730,596654$1,261,8456545/3
104107Girls Just Want to Have FunNW$6,326,051613$1,650,0786134/12
10568Compromising PositionsPar.$12,531,831574$3,014,7565708/30
106112Avenging AngelNW$5,622,787525$1,755,2645251/11
10730A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's RevengeNL$29,999,213614$2,865,47552211/1
10875Krush GrooveWB$11,052,713519$2,905,29351910/25
109147The Perils of Gwendolyn in the Land of Yik YakGold.$1,337,274500$1,337,2745001/25
11089Tuff TurfOrion$9,369,329653$1,509,3804401/11
11161TomboyCrwn$14,100,000409$1,723,9354091/25
112142Bring On the NightGold.$1,890,571409$1,132,11240911/8
113128Fraternity VacationNW$3,333,306348$1,023,1863484/12
11431Desperately Seeking SusanOrion$27,398,5841,108$1,526,0982683/29
11552The Falcon and the SnowmanOrion$17,130,087914$2,358,8462651/25
116122Godzilla 1985NW$4,116,395235$509,5022358/23
117158Code Name: EmeraldMGM$561,548195$241,1081959/27
1184The Color PurpleWB$94,175,8541,109$1,710,33319212/20
11997Twice in a LifetimeBud$8,402,424436$1,036,42918910/25
12098Fantasia (Re-issue) (1985)BV$8,194,726225$980,7981692/8
121115Day of the DeadUFD$5,000,000168$1,700,0001687/19
12287The Journey of Natty GannBV$9,708,373362$490,3181639/27
123140Re-AnimatorEP$2,023,414185$543,72812910/18
124136MarieMGM$2,507,995465$241,4231039/27
125167Private ResortTriS$331,816102$163,7041025/3
126169The New KidsCol.$199,108102$199,1081021/18
127162The Holcroft CovenantUni.$393,82573$151,6277310/18
128151Def-Con 4NW$1,057,06454$210,904543/15
129164SylvesterCol.$385,68735$172,814353/15
130174FandangoWB$91,66627$50,437271/25
131108PlentyFox$6,148,000228$436,266249/19
13217White NightsCol.$42,160,8491,064$477,5392111/22
13360A Chorus LineCol.$14,202,899680$222,9191912/13
13482Better Off DeadWB$10,297,601650$56,371138/23
13534Agnes of GodCol.$25,627,836646$221,55289/13
13683Lost in AmericaWB$10,179,000315$154,87763/15
137145American FlyersWB$1,420,3555$78,34558/16
13815MaskUni.$48,230,1621,024$135,49943/8
139166RevolutionWB$358,57430$52,755412/25
14078The Purple Rose of CairoOrion$10,631,333419$114,09533/1
14129Murphy's RomanceCol.$30,867,5251,046$47,906212/27
142149WetherbyMGM$1,299,98530$37,28327/19
143154Fool for LoveCan.$836,15657$55,637212/6
144178Smooth TalkSpec.$16,7852$16,785211/15
14553Kiss of the Spider WomanIsAl$17,005,229204$55,96217/26
14680After HoursWB$10,609,321503$45,43519/13
14785BrazilUni.$9,929,135173$30,099112/18
148103The Trip to BountifulIsld$7,491,9031$8,387112/20
149135A Private FunctionIsAl$2,527,08840$25,33313/1
150139The Quiet EarthSkou$2,123,1351$9,825110/18
151163SubwayIsAl$390,6595$11,332111/6
152168EleniWB$305,1024$27,875111/1
153176The Official StoryALM$29,4261$29,426111/8
154177Trouble in MindAliv$19,6321$16,029112/11
155179When Father Was Away on BusinessCan.$16,1311$11,614110/11
156180Colonel RedlOrionC$2,3571$2,357110/4
157101He-Man and She-Ra in The Secret of the SwordAtl$7,660,857N/AN/AN/A3/22
158106Here Come the LittlesAtl$6,565,359N/AN/AN/A1/18
159124RanOrionC$3,607,39330N/AN/A9/27
160132Hot MovesCard$2,732,684N/AN/AN/A5/17
161137Dance with a StrangerGold.$2,174,622N/AN/AN/A8/9
162138Blood SimpleCirc$2,150,000N/AN/AN/A1/18
163141Warning SignFox$1,918,117N/AN/AN/A8/23
164146Certain FuryNW$1,381,091N/AN/AN/A3/1
165148The Aviator (1985)MGM$1,304,192342N/AN/A3/1
166150DreamchildUni.$1,215,9233N/AN/A10/4
167152The Protector (1985)WB$981,817N/AN/AN/A8/23
168153The HitIsAl$876,775N/AN/AN/A3/8
169155Lust in the DustNW$727,639N/AN/AN/A2/8
170156Pumping Iron 2: The WomenCinc$628,050N/AN/AN/A5/3
171157Fever Pitch (1985)MGM$618,847N/AN/AN/A11/22
172159Joshua: Then and NowFox$542,420N/AN/AN/A9/6
173160Morons from Outer SpaceUni.$441,137N/AN/AN/A9/20
174161Mishima: A Life in Four ChaptersWB$437,54714N/AN/A9/13
175165Movers and ShakersMGM$372,43813N/AN/A5/3
176170The Bay BoyOrion$162,364N/AN/AN/A2/15
177171The Doctor and the DevilsFox$147,070N/AN/AN/A10/4
178172Petit ConGold.$127,426N/AN/AN/A4/19
179173Almost YouFox$95,000N/AN/AN/A3/29
180175Wild Geese IIUni.$69,342N/AN/AN/A10/18
Summary of 180 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,056,361,529----
Averages:$16,979,786----
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