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1989 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of Limited Releases in 1989

#1–100 - #101–126
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1Do the Right ThingUni.$27,545,445534$3,563,5353536/30
2sex, lies and videotapeMira.$24,741,667534$155,98248/4
3Crimes and MisdemeanorsOrion$18,254,702525$911,3856610/13
4My Left FootMira.$14,743,391510$41,165211/10
5New York StoriesBV$10,763,469514$432,337123/3
6The PackageOrion$10,647,219460$1,851,6733238/25
7Henry VGold.$10,161,099134$64,933311/8
8TapTriS$9,114,702587$2,217,1505852/10
9ScandalMira.$8,800,000371$658,660944/28
10The Adventures of Baron MunchausenCol.$8,083,123120$597,400463/10
11Enemies, A Love StoryFox$7,754,57175$63,636312/15
12Lawrence of Arabia (re-issue) (1989)Col.$6,986,278N/AN/AN/A2/8
13Roger and MeWB$6,706,368265$80,253412/22
14Music BoxTriS$6,263,883462$19,381312/22
15Shirley ValentinePar.$6,056,9128$245,42289/1
16MillenniumFox$5,777,099488$1,614,6924868/25
17Drugstore CowboyAve$4,729,35287$25,805110/6
18The Mighty QuinnMGM$4,557,214234$1,429,3062342/17
19Earth Girls Are EasyVest$3,916,303317$892,7423175/12
20A Dry White SeasonMGM$3,766,879316$202,507179/20
21Old GringoCol.$3,574,256237$1,151,74923710/6
22KinjiteCan.$3,416,846320$1,029,0583202/3
23Camille ClaudelOrionC$3,331,29734$89,273912/21
24Fright Night IINCeV$2,983,784161$548,2311485/19
25976-EvilNL$2,955,917251$794,0492513/24
26The Adventures of Milo and OtisCol.$2,948,215239$470,0842398/25
27Gleaming the CubeFox$2,777,280469$740,7804661/13
28Gone with the Wind (Re-issue) (1989)MGM$2,403,316N/AN/AN/A2/3
29Chocolat (1989)OrionC$2,317,091N/AN/AN/A3/10
30Scenes From the Class Struggle in Beverly HillsCinc$2,156,47176$25,63516/2
31JacknifeCinpx$2,049,769109$32,59723/10
32Winter PeopleCol.$2,023,282298$743,0322984/14
33Erik the VikingOrion$1,932,642269$68,543229/22
34CommunionNL$1,919,653240$822,12324011/10
35Breaking InGold.$1,877,618400$679,20040010/13
36CookieWB$1,869,41782$292,483828/25
37Miss FirecrackerCors$1,852,655211$45,29364/28
38BloodfistConc$1,770,08254$89,132549/22
39The Horror ShowMGM$1,738,897444$773,3484444/28
40Mystery TrainOrionC$1,541,218N/AN/AN/A-
41Stepfather 2Mira.$1,519,796N/AN/AN/A11/3
42The 2nd Animation CelebrationEXPe$1,487,606N/AN/AN/A7/27
43True LoveMGM$1,354,268N/AN/AN/A9/15
44The Navigator (Re-issue)Circ$1,333,379N/AN/AN/A3/3
45Romero4Sea$1,316,49551$10,18928/25
46Babar: The MovieNL$1,305,187510$297,1555107/28
47Apartment ZeroSkou$1,267,57822$21,82319/15
48Little VeraIFEX$1,262,59823$23,95014/14
49Queen of HeartsCinc$1,236,844N/AN/AN/A9/20
50High HopesSkou$1,192,32225$27,96412/24
51Murmur of the Heart (Re-issue)OrionC$1,160,784N/AN/AN/A2/3
52Miracle MileHemd$1,145,404143$341,4011435/19
53ValmontOrion$1,132,1127$96,008711/17
54HeathersNW$1,108,46254$177,247353/31
55Heart of DixieOrion$1,097,333359$367,0913598/25
56The Music TeacherOrionC$1,086,89419$18,48617/7
57The Little ThiefMira.$1,055,416N/AN/AN/A-
58Welcome HomeCol.$1,029,822N/AN/AN/A9/29
59Pumpkinhead (Re-issue)UA$1,000,000142$399,0101421/13
60Getting It RightMCE$960,38544$73,159445/5
61American Ninja 3: Blood HuntCan.$902,152140$222,2521402/24
62ParentsVest$870,53294$277,952941/27
63Crack HouseCan.$862,55167$210,1626711/10
64The Terror WithinConc$858,591N/AN/AN/A1/20
65Little MonstersUA$793,775179$253,8341798/25
66The Toxic Avenger Part IITroma$792,96615$28,950152/24
67For All MankindApol.$770,1329$33,777611/1
68The Girl in a SwingMira.$747,013N/AN/AN/A9/29
69Vampire's KissHemd$725,13145$96,699296/2
70La LectriceOrionC$699,397N/AN/AN/A-
71Distant Voices, Still LivesAve$688,32922$10,02117/28
72War PartyHemd$657,190N/AN/AN/A-
73Wuthering Heights (Re-issue)Gold.$624,6437$15,49314/7
74The Wizard of Oz (1989 re-issue)MGM$612,300N/AN/AN/A5/19
75Eddie and the Cruisers IISct.$536,508402$536,5084028/18
76Thelonious Monk: Straight, No ChaserWB$518,91811$31,842210/1
77Slaves of New YorkTriS$463,97213$26,11813/17
78The RainbowVest$444,055N/AN/AN/A5/5
79AkiraStl.$439,1622$11,263212/25
80How to Get Ahead in AdvertisingWB$418,053N/AN/AN/A5/5
81Triumph of the SpiritTriu$408,83940$33,963312/8
82The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of ToxieTroma$363,56140$52,0804011/10
83Night GameTWE$337,812N/AN/AN/A9/15
84CrusoeIsld$315,42125$7,01013/31
85Out Cold (1989)Hemd$294,266142$201,4991423/3
86Powwow HighwayWB$283,74714$10,62712/24
87Kill Me AgainIstr$283,694221$66,01322110/27
88Heavy PettingSkou$272,37111$69,007109/22
89PaperhouseVest$241,2789$6,68712/17
90Weapons of the SpiritFRun$232,9814$18,58019/1
91A Chorus of DisapprovalSoG.$216,373N/AN/AN/A8/18
92The Rachel PapersUA$201,468N/AN/AN/A5/12
93The Return of the Swamp ThingMilli$192,816N/AN/AN/A5/12
94Beverly Hills BratsTau$192,561N/AN/AN/A10/6
95For Queen and CountryAtl$191,05133$62,771335/19
96The ExpertsPar.$169,203100N/AN/A1/13
97Night VisitorMGM$166,635N/AN/AN/A5/12
98Under the BoardwalkNW$147,54265$73,406654/14
99The Big PictureCol.$117,4638$33,07139/15
100Race for GloryNCeV$100,326N/AN/AN/A8/11
Summary of 126 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$290,274,346----
Averages:$2,303,765----
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