Domestic Release Schedule

Release Distributor Scale
August 21, 1987

Born in East L.A.

Comedy
With: Cheech Marin, Daniel Stern, Paul Rodriguez, Kamala Lopez
1 hr 25 min
Universal Pictures Wide

Dirty Dancing

Drama Music Romance
With: Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey, Jerry Orbach, Cynthia Rhodes
1 hr 40 min
Vestron Pictures Wide

The Garbage Pail Kids Movie

Adventure Comedy Family Fantasy Musical
With: Anthony Newley, Mackenzie Astin, Phil Fondacaro, Katie Barberi
1 hr 40 min
Atlantic Releasing Corporation Limited

The Big Easy

Comedy Crime Drama Romance Thriller
With: Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin, Ned Beatty, John Goodman
1 hr 42 min
Columbia Pictures Limited
August 28, 1987

House II: The Second Story

Comedy Fantasy Horror
With: Arye Gross, Jonathan Stark, Royal Dano, Bill Maher
1 hr 28 min
New World Pictures Wide

The Fourth Protocol

Thriller
With: Michael Caine, Pierce Brosnan, Ned Beatty, Joanna Cassidy
1 hr 59 min
Lorimar Motion Pictures Wide

Hamburger Hill

Action Drama Thriller War
With: Anthony Barrile, Michael Boatman, Don Cheadle, Michael Dolan
1 hr 50 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

End of the Line

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Kevin Bacon, Bob Balaban, Barbara Barrie, Michael Beach
1 hr 43 min
Orion Classics Limited

The Big Easy

Comedy Crime Drama Romance Thriller
With: Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin, Ned Beatty, John Goodman
1 hr 42 min
Columbia Pictures Wide

Apocalypse Now

1987 Re-release
Drama Mystery War
With: Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Frederic Forrest
2 hr 27 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Limited

Matewan

Drama History
With: Chris Cooper, James Earl Jones, Mary McDonnell, Will Oldham
2 hr 15 min
Cinecom Pictures Limited

The Rosary Murders

Crime Drama Mystery Thriller
With: Donald Sutherland, Charles Durning, Belinda Bauer, Josef Sommer
1 hr 45 min
New Line Cinema Limited
September 4, 1987

From a Whisper to a Scream

Action Drama Horror Thriller
With: Vincent Price, Clu Gulager, Terry Kiser, Harry Caesar
1 hr 39 min
-Limited

Penitentiary III

Crime Drama Sport
With: Leon Isaac Kennedy, Anthony Geary, Steve Antin, Ric Mancini
1 hr 31 min
Cannon Film Distributors Limited
September 11, 1987

A Prayer for the Dying

Action Crime Drama Thriller
With: Mickey Rourke, Bob Hoskins, Alan Bates, Sammi Davis
1 hr 47 min
The Samuel Goldwyn Company Limited

The Curse

Horror Sci-Fi
With: Wil Wheaton, Claude Akins, Malcolm Danare, Cooper Huckabee
1 hr 32 min
Trans World Entertainment (TWE) Limited

Witness in the War Zone

Action Drama Mystery War
With: Christopher Walken, Hywel Bennett, Marita Marschall, Arnon Zadok
1 hr 40 min
Skouras Pictures Limited

I've Heard the Mermaids Singing

Comedy Drama
With: Sheila McCarthy, Paule Baillargeon, Ann-Marie MacDonald, Richard Monette
1 hr 21 min
Miramax Limited

Coming Up Roses

Comedy
With: Barbara Allen, Nigel Boulton, Myra Bowen, Mal Clint
1 hr 33 min
Skouras Pictures Limited

Crazy Moon

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Kiefer Sutherland, Vanessa Vaughan, Peter Spence, Ken Pogue
1 hr 30 min
Miramax Limited
September 16, 1987

In the Mood

Comedy Romance
With: Patrick Dempsey, Talia Balsam, Beverly D'Angelo, Michael Constantine
1 hr 38 min
Lorimar Motion Pictures Limited
September 18, 1987

The Principal

Action Crime Drama Thriller
With: Jim Belushi, Louis Gossett Jr., Rae Dawn Chong, Michael Wright
1 hr 49 min
TriStar Pictures Wide

The Pick-up Artist

Comedy Crime Drama Romance
With: Molly Ringwald, Robert Downey Jr., Dennis Hopper, Danny Aiello
1 hr 21 min
Twentieth Century Fox Wide

Hellraiser

Horror Thriller
With: Andrew Robinson, Clare Higgins, Ashley Laurence, Sean Chapman
1 hr 34 min
New World Pictures Wide

Fatal Attraction

Drama Thriller
With: Michael Douglas, Glenn Close, Anne Archer, Ellen Latzen
1 hr 59 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

Amazon Women on the Moon

Comedy Sci-Fi
With: Rosanna Arquette, Michelle Pfeiffer, Arsenio Hall, Donald F. Muhich
1 hr 25 min
Universal Pictures Limited

Orphans

Drama
With: Albert Finney, Matthew Modine, Kevin Anderson, John Kellogg
1 hr 55 min
Lorimar Motion Pictures Limited

Maurice

Drama Romance
With: James Wilby, Rupert Graves, Hugh Grant, Denholm Elliott
2 hr 20 min
Cinecom Pictures Limited

Hotel Colonial

Adventure Drama
With: John Savage, Rachel Ward, Massimo Troisi, Robert Duvall
1 hr 44 min
Orion Pictures Limited

Lady Beware

Thriller
With: Diane Lane, Michael Woods, Cotter Smith, Tyra Ferrell
1 hr 48 min
-Limited

Tough Guys Don't Dance

Comedy Crime Drama Mystery Thriller
With: Ryan O'Neal, Isabella Rossellini, Debra Stipe, Wings Hauser
1 hr 50 min
Cannon Film Distributors Limited
September 25, 1987

The Big Town

Drama Romance Thriller
With: Matt Dillon, Diane Lane, Tommy Lee Jones, Bruce Dern
1 hr 49 min
Columbia Pictures Wide

Best Seller

Action Crime Drama Thriller
With: James Woods, Brian Dennehy, Victoria Tennant, Allison Balson
1 hr 35 min
Orion Pictures Limited

China Girl

Crime Drama Romance
With: James Russo, Richard Panebianco, Sari Chang, David Caruso
1 hr 30 min
Vestron Pictures Limited

Real Men

Action Comedy Sci-Fi
With: Jim Belushi, John Ritter, Barbara Barrie, Bill Morey
1 hr 25 min
United Artists Limited

The Princess Bride

Adventure Family Fantasy Romance
With: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon
1 hr 38 min
Twentieth Century Fox Limited
October 9, 1987

The Princess Bride

Adventure Family Fantasy Romance
With: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon
1 hr 38 min
Twentieth Century Fox Wide