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#1–53
RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Child's PlayUA$22,742,6631,490$33,244,68468.4%11/11/88
2ScroogedPar.$20,971,7271,262$60,328,55834.8%11/23/88
3The Land Before TimeUni.$19,291,7821,410$48,092,84640.1%11/18/88
4Ernest Saves ChristmasBV$19,058,7141,640$28,202,10967.6%11/11/88
5Oliver & CompanyBV$12,711,198952$53,279,05523.9%11/18/88
6The AccusedPar.$12,401,030930$32,078,31838.7%10/14/88
7They LiveUni.$12,250,2231,463$13,008,92894.2%11/4/88
8Everybody's All-AmericanWB$11,673,9171,123$12,638,29492.4%11/4/88
9U2: Rattle and HumPar.$8,422,9551,391$8,600,82397.9%11/4/88
10Cocoon: The ReturnFox$8,360,219986$18,924,91944.2%11/23/88
11Iron Eagle IITriS$8,341,218878$10,497,32479.5%11/11/88
12BigFox$8,033,677N/A$114,968,7747.0%6/3/88
13CocktailBV$7,491,694N/A$78,222,7539.6%7/29/88
14Women on the Verge of a Nervous BreakdownOrionC$7,179,298N/A$7,179,298100.0%11/11/88
15Die HardFox$6,751,754740$83,008,8528.1%7/15/88
16Gorillas in the MistUni.$6,707,6721,054$24,720,47927.1%9/23/88
17Mystic PizzaGold.$6,663,779440$12,793,21352.1%10/21/88
18High SpiritsTriS$6,616,168826$8,578,23177.1%11/18/88
19Fresh HorsesCol.$5,827,5441,276$6,640,34687.8%11/18/88
20PunchlineCol.$5,327,025917$21,042,66725.3%9/30/88
21A Fish Called WandaMGM$5,047,580695$62,493,7128.1%7/15/88
22Crossing DelanceyWB$4,882,998302$16,262,41530.0%8/26/88
23A Cry in the DarkWB$4,773,328334$6,908,79769.1%11/11/88
24Alien NationFox$4,772,4201,420$25,216,24318.9%10/7/88
25The Good MotherBV$4,764,606670$4,764,606100.0%11/4/88
26Halloween 4: The Return of Michael MyersGal.$4,465,9021,692$17,768,75725.1%10/21/88
271969Atl$4,174,339520$5,979,01169.8%11/18/88
28Without a ClueOrion$4,127,320491$8,539,18148.3%10/21/88
29Who Framed Roger RabbitBV$3,779,649637$156,452,3702.4%6/24/88
30Madame SousatzkaUni.$3,297,155123$3,548,23892.9%10/14/88
31Things ChangeCol.$2,762,115N/A$3,527,88678.3%10/21/88
32FedsWB$2,330,497850$3,838,79360.7%10/28/88
33Clara's HeartWB$1,955,579315$5,194,49137.6%10/7/88
34BAT-21TriS$1,550,515516$3,966,25639.1%10/21/88
35PumpkinheadUA$1,376,433353$3,385,51640.7%10/14/88
36Memories of MeMGM$1,126,905N/A$3,965,60428.4%9/30/88
37Imagine: John LennonWB$977,645N/A$3,753,97726.0%10/7/88
38Split DecisionsNCeV$695,822405$695,822100.0%11/11/88
39Salaam Bombay!Cinc$641,98927$2,080,04630.9%10/7/88
40Spike of BensonhurstFDal$623,112N/A$623,112100.0%11/11/88
41The Last Temptation of ChristUni.$542,92170$8,373,5856.5%8/12/88
42The Lair of the White WormVest$526,93832$1,189,31544.3%10/21/88
43Running on EmptyWB$513,973N/A$2,835,11618.1%9/9/88
44BusterHemd$350,071217$540,00064.8%11/23/88
45Full Moon in Blue WaterTWE$254,48256$450,72656.5%11/23/88
46Track 29Isld$171,186N/A$429,02839.9%9/9/88
47TapeheadsAve$167,221N/A$343,78648.6%10/21/88
48Distant ThunderPar.$156,18831$156,188100.0%11/11/88
49Hanna's WarCan.$86,66035$139,79662.0%11/23/88
50Ghost Town (1988)TWE$75,0008$75,000100.0%11/11/88
51AmsterdamnedVest$19,1405$98,00319.5%11/23/88
52The Chocolate WarMCE$14,3512$303,6244.7%11/18/88
53The Missing LinkUni.$6,127N/A$6,127100.0%11/4/88
Summary of 53 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$277,834,424----
Averages:$5,242,159----
#1–53
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1989 - 1988 - 1987 - 1986 - 1985 - 1984 - 1983 - 1982

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