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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
1101He-Man and She-Ra in The Secret of the SwordAtl$7,660,857N/AN/AN/A3/22
2106Here Come the LittlesAtl$6,565,359N/AN/AN/A1/18
3124RanOrionC$3,607,39330N/AN/A9/27
4132Hot MovesCard$2,732,684N/AN/AN/A5/17
5137Dance with a StrangerGold.$2,174,622N/AN/AN/A8/9
6138Blood SimpleCirc$2,150,000N/AN/AN/A1/18
7141Warning SignFox$1,918,117N/AN/AN/A8/23
8146Certain FuryNW$1,381,091N/AN/AN/A3/1
9148The Aviator (1985)MGM$1,304,192342N/AN/A3/1
10150DreamchildUni.$1,215,9233N/AN/A10/4
11152The Protector (1985)WB$981,817N/AN/AN/A8/23
12153The HitIsAl$876,775N/AN/AN/A3/8
13155Lust in the DustNW$727,639N/AN/AN/A2/8
14156Pumping Iron 2: The WomenCinc$628,050N/AN/AN/A5/3
15157Fever Pitch (1985)MGM$618,847N/AN/AN/A11/22
16159Joshua: Then and NowFox$542,420N/AN/AN/A9/6
17160Morons from Outer SpaceUni.$441,137N/AN/AN/A9/20
18161Mishima: A Life in Four ChaptersWB$437,54714N/AN/A9/13
19165Movers and ShakersMGM$372,43813N/AN/A5/3
20170The Bay BoyOrion$162,364N/AN/AN/A2/15
21171The Doctor and the DevilsFox$147,070N/AN/AN/A10/4
22172Petit ConGold.$127,426N/AN/AN/A4/19
23173Almost YouFox$95,000N/AN/AN/A3/29
24175Wild Geese IIUni.$69,342N/AN/AN/A10/18
2553Kiss of the Spider WomanIsAl$17,005,229204$55,96217/26
2680After HoursWB$10,609,321503$45,43519/13
2785BrazilUni.$9,929,135173$30,099112/18
28103The Trip to BountifulIsld$7,491,9031$8,387112/20
29135A Private FunctionIsAl$2,527,08840$25,33313/1
30139The Quiet EarthSkou$2,123,1351$9,825110/18
31163SubwayIsAl$390,6595$11,332111/6
32168EleniWB$305,1024$27,875111/1
33176The Official StoryALM$29,4261$29,426111/8
34177Trouble in MindAliv$19,6321$16,029112/11
35179When Father Was Away on BusinessCan.$16,1311$11,614110/11
36180Colonel RedlOrionC$2,3571$2,357110/4
3729Murphy's RomanceCol.$30,867,5251,046$47,906212/27
38149WetherbyMGM$1,299,98530$37,28327/19
39154Fool for LoveCan.$836,15657$55,637212/6
40178Smooth TalkSpec.$16,7852$16,785211/15
4178The Purple Rose of CairoOrion$10,631,333419$114,09533/1
4215MaskUni.$48,230,1621,024$135,49943/8
43166RevolutionWB$358,57430$52,755412/25
44145American FlyersWB$1,420,3555$78,34558/16
4583Lost in AmericaWB$10,179,000315$154,87763/15
4634Agnes of GodCol.$25,627,836646$221,55289/13
4782Better Off DeadWB$10,297,601650$56,371138/23
4860A Chorus LineCol.$14,202,899680$222,9191912/13
4917White NightsCol.$42,160,8491,064$477,5392111/22
50108PlentyFox$6,148,000228$436,266249/19
51174FandangoWB$91,66627$50,437271/25
52164SylvesterCol.$385,68735$172,814353/15
53151Def-Con 4NW$1,057,06454$210,904543/15
54162The Holcroft CovenantUni.$393,82573$151,6277310/18
55167Private ResortTriS$331,816102$163,7041025/3
56169The New KidsCol.$199,108102$199,1081021/18
57136MarieMGM$2,507,995465$241,4231039/27
58140Re-AnimatorEP$2,023,414185$543,72812910/18
5987The Journey of Natty GannBV$9,708,373362$490,3181639/27
60115Day of the DeadUFD$5,000,000168$1,700,0001687/19
6198Fantasia (Re-issue) (1985)BV$8,194,726225$980,7981692/8
6297Twice in a LifetimeBud$8,402,424436$1,036,42918910/25
634The Color PurpleWB$94,175,8541,109$1,710,33319212/20
64158Code Name: EmeraldMGM$561,548195$241,1081959/27
65122Godzilla 1985NW$4,116,395235$509,5022358/23
6652The Falcon and the SnowmanOrion$17,130,087914$2,358,8462651/25
6731Desperately Seeking SusanOrion$27,398,5841,108$1,526,0982683/29
68128Fraternity VacationNW$3,333,306348$1,023,1863484/12
6961TomboyCrwn$14,100,000409$1,723,9354091/25
70142Bring On the NightGold.$1,890,571409$1,132,11240911/8
7189Tuff TurfOrion$9,369,329653$1,509,3804401/11
72147The Perils of Gwendolyn in the Land of Yik YakGold.$1,337,274500$1,337,2745001/25
7375Krush GrooveWB$11,052,713519$2,905,29351910/25
7430A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's RevengeNL$29,999,213614$2,865,47552211/1
75112Avenging AngelNW$5,622,787525$1,755,2645251/11
7668Compromising PositionsPar.$12,531,831574$3,014,7565708/30
77107Girls Just Want to Have FunNW$6,326,051613$1,650,0786134/12
78111GymkataMGM$5,730,596654$1,261,8456545/3
7981American NinjaCan.$10,499,694672$3,234,8376728/30
80104Transylvania 6-5000NW$7,196,872701$2,507,54270111/8
8170Enemy MineFox$12,303,411713$1,594,70270312/20
8232Prizzi's HonorFox$26,657,534722$4,234,5377196/14
83114King DavidPar.$5,111,099731$2,212,4817303/29
84133Bad MedicineFox$2,685,453731$1,289,78373111/22
8590Sweet DreamsTriS$9,085,049778$2,161,28477810/4
86134MaxieOrion$2,564,278778$1,121,5317789/27
87125Turk 182Fox$3,594,997801$1,589,2347922/15
8894That Was Then... This Is NowPar.$8,630,068800$2,502,78080011/8
89113CreatorUni.$5,349,607820$2,019,7288209/20
9063One Magic ChristmasBV$13,677,222827$2,662,24182411/22
9119Pee-Wee's Big AdventureWB$40,940,662894$4,545,8478298/9
9273Return of the Jedi (Re-issue)Fox$11,252,123894$3,209,0568493/29
938WitnessPar.$68,706,9931,169$4,539,9908762/8
94119The Mean SeasonOrion$4,349,446876$1,560,5918762/15
95143The Slugger's WifeCol.$1,878,561898$1,314,9938983/29
96129The Legend of Billie JeanTriS$3,099,497903$1,466,8849037/19
97120That's Dancing!MGM$4,210,938906$1,506,8029061/18
9856Baby: Secret of the Lost LegendBV$14,972,2971,277$4,035,1479163/22
9946Young Sherlock HolmesPar.$19,739,5751,502$2,538,23492012/6
1005Out of AfricaUni.$87,071,2051,102$3,637,29092212/20
Summary of 180 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,056,361,529----
Averages:$16,979,786----
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