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1986 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of Limited Releases in 1986

#1–89
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Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1Children of a Lesser GodPar.$31,853,080544$1,909,08421510/3
2A Room with a ViewCinc$20,966,644150$42,97013/7
3The Mosquito CoastWB$14,302,779451$110,313311/26
4Blue VelvetDEG$8,551,228188$789,409989/19
5Wise GuysMGM$8,475,466424$1,324,4563384/18
6The Name of the RoseFox$7,153,487176$494,571429/26
7She's Gotta Have ItIsld$7,137,5021$28,47318/8
89 1/2 WeeksMGM$6,735,92228$328,804282/21
9Just Between FriendsOrion$6,408,791352$1,390,7183523/21
10Mona LisaIsld$5,794,184162$99,36146/13
11Avenging ForceCan.$4,679,650500$1,131,5025009/12
12No Retreat, No SurrenderNW$4,662,137371$739,7232415/2
13The WraithNCeV$3,500,000588$1,402,53558811/21
14'Round MidnightWB$3,272,59350$25,384110/3
15Naked CageCan.$3,136,701N/AN/AN/A3/7
16Sid and NancyGold.$2,826,52343$50,829210/17
17Deadtime StoriesPEC$2,750,741255$708,11225511/28
18Heathcliff: The MovieAtl$2,610,686N/AN/AN/A1/17
19The Men's ClubAtl$2,556,361532$1,146,9925329/19
20True StoriesWB$2,545,142N/AN/AN/A10/10
21Reform School GirlsNW$2,510,433N/AN/AN/A8/22
22P.O.W. - The EscapeCan.$2,497,233476$1,100,6914764/4
23Desert HeartsGold.$2,492,088N/AN/AN/A3/7
24My Beautiful LaundretteOrionC$2,451,545N/AN/AN/A3/7
25Hey There, It's Yogi Bear (re-issue)Atl$2,438,233346$414,5522761/17
26At Close RangeOrion$2,347,00083$180,286394/18
27Shanghai SurpriseMGM$2,315,683401$729,8854018/29
28NomadsAtl$2,278,264496$1,013,3284963/7
29Turtle DiaryGold.$2,156,77240$40,11522/14
30Three Men and a CradleGold.$2,052,46632$25,38014/25
31RADTriS$2,015,882286$408,9802863/21
32Betty BlueAliv$2,003,82220$29,383211/7
33The Clan of the Cave BearWB$1,953,732106$25,42811/17
34Decline of the American EmpireCinpx$1,902,706N/AN/AN/A11/14
35Quiet CoolNL$1,900,000470$815,81247011/7
36LinkCan.$1,720,450435$660,87443510/3
37SalvadorHemd$1,500,000N/AN/AN/A3/5
38ClockwiseUni.$1,476,35638$156,0662210/10
39Down by LawIsld$1,435,668N/AN/AN/A9/20
408 Million Ways to DieTriS$1,305,114215$609,9552154/25
41Native SonCinc$1,301,121N/AN/AN/A12/12
42Adventures of American RabbitAtl$1,268,443242$291,1262421/17
43From BeyondEP$1,261,000190$514,41719010/24
44WaterAtl$1,256,862248$510,1362484/18
45Touch and GoTriS$1,254,040201$126,939518/22
46Home of the Brave (1986)Cinc$1,250,000N/AN/AN/A4/25
47The Good WifeAtl$1,155,020N/AN/AN/A-
48Belizaire the CajunSkou$1,142,243N/AN/AN/A6/13
49Half Moon StreetFox$1,131,399N/AN/AN/A9/26
50Absolute BeginnersOrion$930,2114$83,74344/18
51MenageCinc$925,952N/AN/AN/A-
52MarleneAliv$852,6766$14,490111/7
53The Adventures of Mark TwainAtl$849,915221$226,5252211/17
54Ginger & FredMGM$837,6231$22,72513/28
55Nutcracker: The Motion PictureAtl$781,727597$351,63359711/26
56Defence of the RealmHemd$750,00015$19,938411/21
57Where the River Runs BlackMGM$676,166N/AN/AN/A9/19
58Modern GirlsAtl$604,849N/AN/AN/A11/7
59Knights of the CityNW$601,451N/AN/AN/A2/14
60Code Name: Wild GeeseNW$600,000N/AN/AN/A8/29
61Night of the CreepsTriS$591,36670$220,800708/22
62Nobody's Fool (1986)Isld$563,358290$258,10029011/7
63The AssaultCan.$512,40325N/AN/A9/19
64Dream LoverMGM$502,237171$202,7331712/21
65'Night, MotherUni.$441,86335$49,16439/12
66Desert BloomCol.$416,39315$22,79724/18
67Weekend WarriorsMovE$351,62375N/AN/A8/29
68La Cage aux Folles 3TriS$345,28049$196,894492/14
69TerrorVisionEP$320,256256$320,2562562/14
70Every Time We Say GoodbyeTriS$278,62363$118,2006311/14
71Lady JanePar.$277,64614$55,964142/7
72Something SpecialPEC$277,405182$214,00018211/14
73The Boy in BlueFox$275,00044$94,261441/17
74The Gospel According to VicSkou$267,24911$10,680510/17
75Radioactive DreamsDEG$220,03890$141,055909/19
76The Girl in the PictureGold.$202,428N/AN/AN/A7/9
77Let's Get HarryTriS$140,980N/AN/AN/A10/31
78Stewardess SchoolCol.$136,158N/AN/AN/A8/29
79JocksCrwn$120,808N/AN/AN/A11/14
80StripperFox$90,0001$14,15511/31
8116 Days of GloryPar.$83,857N/AN/AN/A3/7
82Hardbodies 2Cntl$78,06846$78,068469/12
83Hollywood Vice SquadConc$50,37970N/AN/A2/28
84The VindicatorN/A$12,000N/AN/AN/A2/14
85Duet for OneCan.$8,7361$7,149112/25
86Space RageGar.$7,689N/AN/AN/A11/21
87CrimewaveCol.$5,1017$3,57174/25
88Those Glory, Glory DaysCinc$4,504N/AN/AN/A1/22
89Winter FlightCinc$2,729N/AN/AN/A2/12
Summary of 89 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$216,687,939----
Averages:$2,434,696----
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