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ALL RELEASES WIDE RELEASES LIMITED RELEASES CALENDAR GROSSES

1985 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1985

#1–100 - #101–180
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1Back to the FutureUni.$210,609,7621,550$11,152,5001,4207/3
2Rambo: First Blood Part IITriS$150,415,4322,074$20,176,2172,0745/22
3Rocky IVUA$127,873,7162,254$19,991,5371,32511/27
4The Color PurpleWB$94,175,8541,109$1,710,33319212/20
5Out of AfricaUni.$87,071,2051,102$3,637,29092212/20
6CocoonFox$76,113,1241,163$7,936,4271,1406/21
7The Jewel of the NileFox$75,973,2001,490$6,645,4551,10612/13
8WitnessPar.$68,706,9931,169$4,539,9908762/8
9The GooniesWB$61,389,6801,705$9,105,9131,7056/7
10Spies Like UsWB$60,088,9801,700$8,614,0391,55612/6
11Police Academy 2: Their First AssignmentWB$55,600,0001,613$10,675,8961,6133/29
12FletchUni.$50,612,8881,303$7,022,9701,2255/31
13A View to a KillMGM$50,327,9601,588$10,687,1141,5835/24
14European VacationWB$49,364,6211,547$12,329,6271,5467/26
15MaskUni.$48,230,1621,024$135,49943/8
16The Breakfast ClubUni.$45,875,1711,118$5,107,5991,0712/15
17White NightsCol.$42,160,8491,064$477,5392111/22
18Pale RiderWB$41,410,5681,710$9,119,1111,7106/28
19Pee-Wee's Big AdventureWB$40,940,662894$4,545,8478298/9
20Brewster's MillionsUni.$40,833,1321,521$9,858,9051,5215/22
21E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (Re-issue)Uni.$40,607,5021,701$8,807,0231,6847/19
22Jagged EdgeCol.$40,491,1651,139$4,094,0911,12510/4
23St. Elmo's FireCol.$37,803,8721,207$6,128,1571,2046/28
24Mad Max Beyond ThunderdomeWB$36,230,2191,475$7,283,7141,4747/12
25CommandoFox$35,100,0001,504$7,700,0151,49510/4
26Teen WolfAtl$33,086,6111,425$6,120,3481,4168/23
27101 Dalmatians (Re-issue) (1985)BV$33,049,7291,185$2,389,2261,09712/20
28SilveradoCol.$32,192,5701,190$3,522,8971,1687/12
29Murphy's RomanceCol.$30,867,5251,046$47,906212/27
30A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's RevengeNL$29,999,213614$2,865,47552211/1
31Desperately Seeking SusanOrion$27,398,5841,108$1,526,0982683/29
32Prizzi's HonorFox$26,657,534722$4,234,5377196/14
33The Last DragonTriS$25,754,2841,039$5,254,3591,0383/22
34Agnes of GodCol.$25,627,836646$221,55289/13
35Fright NightCol.$24,922,2371,545$6,118,5431,5428/2
36Summer RentalPar.$24,689,7031,595$5,754,2591,5848/9
37The Emerald ForestEmb$24,468,5501,110$4,345,1501,1107/5
38Weird ScienceUni.$23,834,0481,172$4,895,4211,1588/2
39Santa Claus: The MovieTriS$23,717,2911,585$5,647,16097011/27
40The Care Bears Movie Gold.$22,934,6221,003$3,725,0011,0033/29
41Friday the 13th - Part VPar.$21,930,4181,759$8,032,8831,7593/22
42The Black CauldronBV$21,288,6921,276$4,180,1101,2767/26
43Porky's Revenge (Part III)Fox$20,518,9051,423$6,207,5071,4233/22
44Code of SilenceOrion$20,345,3611,810$5,512,4611,8105/3
45VolunteersTriS$19,875,7401,560$5,184,3601,5608/16
46Young Sherlock HolmesPar.$19,739,5751,502$2,538,23492012/6
47Year of the DragonMGM$18,707,466982$4,093,0799828/16
48LadyhawkeWB$18,432,0001,056$3,450,5361,0564/12
49The Sure ThingMGM$18,135,5311,115$3,124,7821,1153/1
50Invasion U.S.A.Can.$17,536,2561,735$6,891,6091,7359/27
51To Live and Die in L.A.MGM$17,307,0191,135$3,551,7611,13511/1
52The Falcon and the SnowmanOrion$17,130,087914$2,358,8462651/25
53Kiss of the Spider WomanIsAl$17,005,229204$55,96217/26
54Death Wish 3Can.$16,116,8781,460$5,319,1161,46011/1
55King Solomon's MinesCan.$15,057,4651,122$5,005,7881,12211/22
56Baby: Secret of the Lost LegendBV$14,972,2971,277$4,035,1479163/22
57CluePar.$14,643,9971,022$2,014,1661,00612/13
58Remo Williams: The Adventure BeginsOrion$14,393,9021,175$3,376,9711,17010/11
59Return of the Living DeadOrion$14,237,8801,506$4,403,1691,5068/16
60A Chorus LineCol.$14,202,899680$222,9191912/13
61TomboyCrwn$14,100,000409$1,723,9354091/25
62Follow That Bird (Sesame St.)WB$13,961,3701,129$2,415,6261,1298/2
63One Magic ChristmasBV$13,677,222827$2,662,24182411/22
64Cat's EyeMGM$13,086,2981,492$3,451,1911,4604/12
65Vision QuestWB$12,993,175993$2,651,6659932/15
66Real GeniusTriS$12,952,019990$2,557,1809908/9
67PerfectCol.$12,918,8581,344$4,222,8101,3446/7
68Compromising PositionsPar.$12,531,831574$3,014,7565708/30
69Silver BulletPar.$12,361,8661,285$4,013,5631,28510/11
70Enemy MineFox$12,303,411713$1,594,70270312/20
71LifeforceTriS$11,603,5451,526$4,209,1361,5266/21
72Just One of the GuysCol.$11,528,9001,215$3,307,1711,2154/26
73Return of the Jedi (Re-issue)Fox$11,252,123894$3,209,0568493/29
74Return to OzBV$11,137,8011,238$2,844,8951,2386/21
75Krush GrooveWB$11,052,713519$2,905,29351910/25
76Gotcha!Uni.$10,806,9191,218$2,360,4841,2185/3
77Missing in Action II: The BeginningCan.$10,755,4471,336$3,868,5151,3363/1
78The Purple Rose of CairoOrion$10,631,333419$114,09533/1
79Moving ViolationsFox$10,627,7541,325$3,469,4881,3224/19
80After HoursWB$10,609,321503$45,43519/13
81American NinjaCan.$10,499,694672$3,234,8376728/30
82Better Off DeadWB$10,297,601650$56,371138/23
83Lost in AmericaWB$10,179,000315$154,87763/15
84Once BittenGold.$10,000,0001,095$4,025,6571,09511/15
85BrazilUni.$9,929,135173$30,099112/18
86ExplorersPar.$9,873,0441,750$3,607,3401,7507/12
87The Journey of Natty GannBV$9,708,373362$490,3181639/27
88Ghostbusters (Re-issue)Col.$9,389,135990$2,085,1169908/23
89Tuff TurfOrion$9,369,329653$1,509,3804401/11
90Sweet DreamsTriS$9,085,049778$2,161,28477810/4
91TargetWB$9,023,1991,085$2,670,5221,08511/8
92MischiefFox$8,692,4261,221$2,618,4601,2212/8
93The Man with One Red ShoeFox$8,645,4111,049$3,139,0151,0447/19
94That Was Then... This Is NowPar.$8,630,068800$2,502,78080011/8
95Secret AdmirerOrion$8,622,7571,300$2,414,9841,3006/14
96StickUni.$8,489,5181,173$3,358,2991,1734/26
97Twice in a LifetimeBud$8,402,424436$1,036,42918910/25
98Fantasia (Re-issue) (1985)BV$8,194,726225$980,7981692/8
99D.A.R.Y.L.Par.$7,840,8731,100$2,649,8321,1006/14
100Runaway TrainCan.$7,683,620965$2,601,48096512/6
Summary of 180 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,056,361,529----
Averages:$16,979,786----
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