Domestic Release Schedule

Release Distributor Scale
December 11, 1987

Empire of the Sun

Action Drama History War
With: Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers
2 hr 33 min
Warner Bros. Limited
December 18, 1987

Eddie Murphy: Raw

Comedy Documentary
With: Eddie Murphy, Tatyana Ali, Billie Allen, Clebert Ford
1 hr 33 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

*batteries not included

Comedy Family Fantasy Sci-Fi
With: Hume Cronyn, Jessica Tandy, Frank McRae, Elizabeth Peña
1 hr 46 min
Universal Pictures Wide

Leonard Part 6

Action Comedy Sci-Fi
With: Bill Cosby, Tom Courtenay, Joe Don Baker, Moses Gunn
1 hr 25 min
Columbia Pictures Wide

Overboard

Comedy Romance
With: Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell, Edward Herrmann, Katherine Helmond
1 hr 52 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Wide

September

Drama
With: Elaine Stritch, Denholm Elliott, Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest
1 hr 23 min
Orion Pictures Limited

Broadcast News

Comedy Drama Romance
With: William Hurt, Albert Brooks, Holly Hunter, Robert Prosky
2 hr 13 min
Twentieth Century Fox Limited

Moonstruck

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Cher, Nicolas Cage, Olympia Dukakis, Danny Aiello
1 hr 42 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Limited

The Dead

Drama
With: Anjelica Huston, Donal McCann, Helena Carroll, Cathleen Delany
1 hr 23 min
Vestron Pictures Limited

Ironweed

Drama
With: Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, Carroll Baker, Michael O'Keefe
2 hr 23 min
TriStar Pictures Limited
December 25, 1987

Empire of the Sun

Action Drama History War
With: Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers
2 hr 33 min
Warner Bros. Wide

Broadcast News

Comedy Drama Romance
With: William Hurt, Albert Brooks, Holly Hunter, Robert Prosky
2 hr 13 min
Twentieth Century Fox Wide

Good Morning, Vietnam

Biography Comedy Drama War
With: Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, Tom. T. Tran, Chintara Sukapatana
2 hr 1 min
-Limited

Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night

Adventure Animation Family Fantasy
With: Edward Asner, Tom Bosley, Lana Beeson, Linda Gary
1 hr 27 min
New World Pictures Limited
January 15, 1988

Return of the Living Dead II

Comedy Horror Sci-Fi
With: James Karen, Thom Mathews, Michael Kenworthy, Thor Van Lingen
1 hr 29 min
Lorimar Motion Pictures Wide

The Couch Trip

Comedy
With: Dan Aykroyd, Walter Matthau, Charles Grodin, Donna Dixon
1 hr 37 min
Lorimar Motion Pictures Wide

For Keeps?

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Molly Ringwald, Randall Batinkoff, Kenneth Mars, Miriam Flynn
1 hr 30 min
TriStar Pictures Wide

Rent-a-Cop

Action Comedy Crime Thriller
With: Burt Reynolds, Liza Minnelli, James Remar, Richard Masur
1 hr 36 min
-Limited

Moonstruck

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Cher, Nicolas Cage, Olympia Dukakis, Danny Aiello
1 hr 42 min
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Wide

Good Morning, Vietnam

Biography Comedy Drama War
With: Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, Tom. T. Tran, Chintara Sukapatana
2 hr 1 min
-Wide
January 22, 1988

Braddock: Missing in Action III

Action War
With: Chuck Norris, Aki Aleong, Roland Harrah III, Miki Kim
1 hr 41 min
Cannon Film Distributors Wide

The Telephone

Comedy Drama
With: Whoopi Goldberg, Severn Darden, Elliott Gould, John Heard
1 hr 36 min
New World Pictures Limited

Five Corners

Crime Drama Thriller
With: Jodie Foster, Tim Robbins, Todd Graff, John Turturro
1 hr 30 min
-Limited

Promised Land

Drama
With: Jason Gedrick, Kiefer Sutherland, Meg Ryan, Tracy Pollan
1 hr 42 min
Vestron Pictures Limited

The Family

Drama Romance
With: Vittorio Gassman, Fanny Ardant, Stefania Sandrelli, Emanuele Lamaro
2 hr 7 min
Vestron Pictures Limited

King Lear

Comedy Drama Sci-Fi
With: Woody Allen, Freddy Buache, Leos Carax, Julie Delpy
1 hr 30 min
Cannon Film Distributors Limited
February 19, 1988

Ironweed

Drama
With: Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, Carroll Baker, Michael O'Keefe
2 hr 23 min
TriStar Pictures Wide