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1987 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of Limited Releases in 1987

#1–100 - #101–118
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1Radio DaysOrion$14,792,779488$1,522,4231281/30
2DisorderliesWB$10,348,437544$2,707,9805448/14
3Hope and GloryCol.$10,021,120328$25,497210/16
4Maid to OrderNCeV$9,868,521522$1,162,4912877/31
5My Life as a DogSkou$8,345,2661$11,66715/1
6Evil Dead 2DEG$5,923,044310$807,2603103/13
7Cry FreedomUni.$5,899,797479$318,7232711/6
8The SicilianFox$5,406,879370$1,720,35137010/23
9Hollywood ShuffleGold.$5,228,61781$95,667153/20
10Jean de FloretteOrionC$4,940,939N/AN/AN/A6/26
11Hannah and Her Sisters (re-issue)Orion$4,691,838255$786,7582552/13
12River's EdgeIsld$4,600,0003$67,79435/8
13The DeadVest$4,370,0786$69,074612/18
14Best SellerOrion$4,278,150253$905,3992539/25
15American Ninja 2Can.$4,000,000397$1,039,3013975/1
16Manon of the SpringOrionC$3,940,542N/AN/AN/A11/5
17Near DarkDEG$3,369,307429$635,78926210/2
18Wish You Were HereAtl$3,283,83243$43,61117/24
19Pinocchio and the Emperor of the NightNW$3,261,638N/AN/AN/A12/25
20BarflyCan.$3,221,5682$45,900210/16
21Sign O' the TimesCinpx$3,000,073234$950,11623411/20
22No Man's Land (1987)Orion$2,877,571510$1,088,27351010/23
23Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night IIGold.$2,683,519343$911,35134310/16
24House of GamesOrion$2,585,6399$116,677910/16
25The StepfatherNCeV$2,488,740148$260,5871051/23
26MauriceCinc$2,438,3041$49,27819/18
27Dead of WinterMGM$2,413,427491$951,5484912/6
28The KindredFMEnt$2,407,024566$602,8342071/9
29WeedsDEG$2,325,44486$132,970810/16
30Dark EyesIsld$2,201,428N/AN/AN/A11/1
31Meatballs IIIMovE$2,147,228N/AN/AN/A1/9
32Morgan Stewart's Coming HomeNCeV$2,136,381344$48,438282/20
33CopAtl$1,984,315N/AN/AN/A-
34The CurseTWE$1,930,001326$1,169,9223269/11
35Working GirlsMira.$1,777,378N/AN/AN/A2/27
36HunkCrwn$1,749,956N/AN/AN/A3/6
37Personal ServicesVest$1,744,16431$69,82155/15
38The Rosary MurdersNL$1,730,337N/AN/AN/A8/28
39MatewanCinc$1,680,35842$23,85018/28
40Prick Up Your EarsGold.$1,654,74336$38,64314/17
41Making Mr. RightOrion$1,584,970296$444,7562964/10
42The Garbage Pail Kids MovieAtl$1,576,615374$661,5123748/21
43Withnail and ICinpx$1,544,889N/AN/AN/A-
44Three for the RoadNCeV$1,539,000N/AN/AN/A4/10
45The Whistle BlowerHemd$1,500,00062$30,03517/10
46A Prayer for the DyingGold.$1,432,687407$881,7934079/11
47I've Heard Mermaids SingingMira.$1,408,49127$25,99819/11
48Penitentiary IIICan.$1,392,616N/AN/AN/A9/4
49The OffspringMovE$1,355,728137$154,991559/4
50The Whales of AugustAliv$1,338,198N/AN/AN/A10/16
51Steele JusticeAtl$1,327,740N/AN/AN/A5/8
52China GirlVest$1,262,091193$531,3621939/25
53Anna (1987)Vest$1,236,848N/AN/AN/A-
54Sammy and Rosie Get LaidCinc$1,196,33615$31,899310/30
55DancersCan.$1,190,41612$36,1121210/9
56Return to Horror HighNW$1,189,709227$198,5332271/9
57NightflyersNCeV$1,149,470N/AN/AN/A10/23
58Street SmartCan.$1,119,112207$325,8352073/20
59Swimming to CambodiaCinc$1,092,91121N/AN/A3/13
6084 Charing Cross RoadCol.$1,083,48624$24,35012/13
61The OutingMovE$1,083,395N/AN/AN/A-
62HousekeepingCol.$1,083,2822$32,171211/25
63Cross My HeartUni.$1,025,762205$455,10020511/13
64In the MoodLori$999,382361$45,11859/16
65Campus ManPar.$989,528307$319,2183074/10
66A Man In LoveCinc$949,451N/AN/AN/A-
67GothicVest$916,17220$32,06114/10
68The Glass MenagerieCinpx$895,904N/AN/AN/A10/23
69Real MenUA$873,903150$241,2581509/25
70Tough Guys Don't DanceCan.$858,250N/AN/AN/A9/18
71Nowhere to HideNCeV$847,468N/AN/AN/A-
72The BarbariansCan.$800,000N/AN/AN/A5/15
73Beyond TherapyNW$790,000113$286,8401132/27
74The Hanoi HiltonCan.$760,0002$17,78423/27
75Waiting for the MoonSkou$751,555N/AN/AN/A3/6
76Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' RollUni.$719,32333$156,5973310/9
77SiestaLori$700,00030N/AN/A11/11
78The Wolf at the DoorIFM$583,80016$39,71247/31
79Steel DawnVest$562,187290$311,89229011/6
80Amazon Women on the MoonUni.$548,69650$171,723509/18
81Devil in the FleshOrionC$546,904N/AN/AN/A5/29
82Man on Fire (1987)TriS$519,596178$258,81217810/9
83The Killing TimeNW$500,283N/AN/AN/A10/23
84SeptemberOrion$486,43415$85,7311512/18
85The Good FatherSkou$421,20117$20,36122/11
86Number One with a BulletCan.$410,952223$210,7612232/27
87SlamdanceIsld$406,88147$125,3494710/2
88Summer HeatAtl$350,48136$114,873365/29
89White Water SummerCol.$300,859105$122,9341057/10
90Cold SteelCntl$285,885135$137,18613512/11
91Orphans (1987)Lori$252,43025$14,58819/18
92Square DanceIsld$225,358N/AN/AN/A2/20
93Straight to HellIsld$210,200N/AN/AN/A6/26
94The Princess AcademyEP$205,000N/AN/AN/A4/24
95Good Morning, BabylonVest$183,7002$24,56927/17
96Lady BewareSct.$169,600N/AN/AN/A9/18
97DeadlineSkou$141,21146$86,681469/11
98Gaby: A True StoryTriS$125,400N/AN/AN/A10/30
99Rita, Sue and Bob TooOrionC$124,1678$7,94717/17
100HeavenIsld$77,886N/AN/AN/A4/17
Summary of 118 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$213,545,761----
Averages:$1,809,710----
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