Domestic Release Schedule

Release Distributor Scale
October 14, 1988

The Accused

Crime Drama
With: Kelly McGillis, Jodie Foster, Bernie Coulson, Leo Rossi
1 hr 51 min
Paramount Pictures Wide


Fantasy Horror
With: Lance Henriksen, Jeff East, John D'Aquino, Kimberly Ross
1 hr 26 min
United Artists Limited

Madame Sousatzka

Drama Music
With: Shirley MacLaine, Navin Chowdhry, Peggy Ashcroft, Twiggy
2 hr 2 min
Universal Pictures Limited

Another Woman

With: Gena Rowlands, Mia Farrow, Ian Holm, Blythe Danner
1 hr 21 min
Orion Pictures Limited

Night of the Demons

Comedy Fantasy Horror
With: Cathy Podewell, Alvin Alexis, Hal Havins, Allison Barron
1 hr 30 min
October 21, 1988

Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers

Horror Thriller
With: Donald Pleasence, Ellie Cornell, Danielle Harris, George P. Wilbur
1 hr 28 min

Mystic Pizza

Comedy Drama Romance
With: Annabeth Gish, Julia Roberts, Lili Taylor, Vincent D'Onofrio
1 hr 44 min
The Samuel Goldwyn Company Limited

Without a Clue

Comedy Crime Mystery
With: Michael Caine, Ben Kingsley, Jeffrey Jones, Lysette Anthony
1 hr 47 min
Orion Pictures Limited


Drama War
With: Gene Hackman, Danny Glover, Jerry Reed, David Marshall Grant
1 hr 45 min
TriStar Pictures Limited


Comedy Music
With: John Cusack, Tim Robbins, Mary Crosby, Clu Gulager
1 hr 33 min
Avenue Pictures Productions Limited

Things Change

Comedy Crime Drama
With: Don Ameche, Joe Mantegna, Robert Prosky, J.J. Johnston
1 hr 40 min
Columbia Pictures Limited

The Lair of the White Worm

Comedy Horror
With: Amanda Donohoe, Hugh Grant, Catherine Oxenberg, Peter Capaldi
1 hr 33 min
Vestron Pictures Limited

Little Dorrit

Drama Romance
With: Derek Jacobi, Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Max Wall
5 hr 57 min
Cannon Film Distributors Limited
October 28, 1988


Comedy Crime
With: Rebecca De Mornay, Mary Gross, Ken Marshall, Fred Thompson
1 hr 22 min
Warner Bros. Wide
November 4, 1988

They Live

Action Horror Sci-Fi Thriller
With: Roddy Piper, Keith David, Meg Foster, George 'Buck' Flower
1 hr 34 min
Universal Pictures Wide

U2: Rattle and Hum

Documentary Music
With: Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen Jr.
1 hr 39 min
Paramount Pictures Wide

Everybody's All-American

Drama Romance Sport
With: Jessica Lange, Dennis Quaid, Timothy Hutton, John Goodman
2 hr 7 min
Warner Bros. Wide

The Good Mother

Drama Romance
With: Diane Keaton, Liam Neeson, Jason Robards, Ralph Bellamy
1 hr 44 min
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Wide

Missing Link

With: Peter Elliott, Michael Gambon, Brian Abrahams, Clive Ashley
1 hr 31 min
Universal Pictures Limited


Biography Drama History Music
With: Ben Kingsley, Sherry Baines, Magdalen Asquith, Mark Asquith
2 hr 37 min
European Classics Limited
November 11, 1988

Ernest Saves Christmas

Comedy Family Fantasy
With: Jim Varney, Douglas Seale, Oliver Clark, Noelle Parker
1 hr 35 min
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Wide

Child's Play

Horror Thriller
With: Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, Brad Dourif
1 hr 27 min
United Artists Wide

Iron Eagle II

Action Drama Romance War
With: Louis Gossett Jr., Mark Humphrey, Stuart Margolin, Alan Scarfe
1 hr 45 min
TriStar Pictures Wide

Split Decisions

Action Drama Sport
With: Gene Hackman, Craig Sheffer, Jeff Fahey, John McLiam
1 hr 35 min
New Century Limited

A Cry in the Dark

Biography Drama
With: Meryl Streep, Sam Neill, Dale Reeves, David Hoflin
2 hr
Warner Bros. Limited

Distant Thunder

With: John Lithgow, Ralph Macchio, Kerrie Keane, Reb Brown
1 hr 54 min
Paramount Pictures Limited

Ghost Town

Action Horror Western
With: Franc Luz, Catherine Hickland, Jimmie F. Skaggs, Penelope Windust
1 hr 25 min
Trans World Entertainment (TWE) Limited

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

Comedy Drama
With: Carmen Maura, Antonio Banderas, Julieta Serrano, Rossy de Palma
1 hr 28 min
Orion Classics Limited

Spike of Bensonhurst

Comedy Drama
With: Sasha Mitchell, Ernest Borgnine, Anne De Salvo, Sylvia Miles
1 hr 40 min
November 18, 1988

The Land Before Time

Adventure Animation Drama Family
With: Pat Hingle, Gabriel Damon, Judith Barsi, Helen Shaver
1 hr 9 min
Universal Pictures Wide

Fresh Horses

With: Molly Ringwald, Andrew McCarthy, Patti D'Arbanville, Ben Stiller
1 hr 45 min
Columbia Pictures Wide

Oliver & Company

Adventure Animation Comedy Family Musical
With: Joey Lawrence, Billy Joel, Cheech Marin, Richard Mulligan
1 hr 14 min
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Wide

High Spirits

Comedy Fantasy
With: Peter O'Toole, Daryl Hannah, Steve Guttenberg, Donal McCann
1 hr 39 min
TriStar Pictures Wide


Drama War
With: Robert Downey Jr., Kiefer Sutherland, Bruce Dern, Mariette Hartley
1 hr 35 min
Atlantic Releasing Corporation Limited

The Chocolate War

With: John Glover, Ilan Mitchell-Smith, Wallace Langham, Doug Hutchison
1 hr 40 min