Domestic Box Office For Q3 1985

Q3 1985 runs Jul 1-Sep 30

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Back to the Future$155,398,7301,550$210,609,762Jul 3Universal Pictures
2Cocoon$56,551,8021,163$76,113,124Jun 21Twentieth Century Fox
3National Lampoon's European Vacation$49,364,6211,547$49,364,621Jul 26Warner Bros.
4E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
1985 Re-release
$40,607,5021,701$40,607,502Jul 19Universal Pictures
5Rambo: First Blood Part II$38,510,0522,074$150,415,432May 22TriStar Pictures
6Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome$36,230,2191,475$36,230,219Jul 12Warner Bros.
7Pale Rider$35,187,3611,710$41,410,568Jun 28Warner Bros.
8Pee-wee's Big Adventure$34,418,824894$40,940,662Aug 9Warner Bros.
9Silverado$32,192,5701,190$32,192,570Jul 12Columbia Pictures
10Teen Wolf$26,841,2951,425$33,086,611Aug 23Atlantic Releasing Corporation
11Fright Night$24,922,2371,545$24,922,237Aug 2Columbia Pictures
12Summer Rental$24,689,7031,595$24,689,703Aug 9Paramount Pictures
13The Emerald Forest$24,468,5501,110$24,468,550Jul 5Embassy Pictures
14Weird Science$23,834,0481,172$23,834,048Aug 2Universal Pictures
15The Goonies$22,076,5641,705$61,389,680Jun 7Warner Bros.
16St. Elmo's Fire$21,953,4321,207$37,803,872Jun 28Columbia Pictures
17The Black Cauldron$21,288,6921,276$21,288,692Jul 26-
18Volunteers$19,875,7401,560$19,875,740Aug 16TriStar Pictures
19Year of the Dragon$18,707,466982$18,707,466Aug 16Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
20Fletch$15,772,5471,303$50,612,888May 31Universal Pictures
21The Return of the Living Dead$14,237,8801,506$14,237,880Aug 16Orion Pictures
22Real Genius$14,136,524990$12,952,019Aug 9TriStar Pictures
23Follow That Bird$13,961,3701,129$13,961,370Aug 2Warner Bros.
24Prizzi's Honor$13,690,572722$26,657,534Jun 14Twentieth Century Fox
25American Ninja$10,499,694672$10,499,694Aug 30Cannon Film Distributors
26Compromising Positions$10,263,090574$12,531,831Aug 30Paramount Pictures
27Explorers$9,873,0441,750$9,873,044Jul 12Paramount Pictures
28Ghostbusters
1985 Re-release
$9,389,135990$9,389,135Aug 23Columbia Pictures
29Beverly Hills Cop$8,855,4652,006$234,760,478Dec 5Paramount Pictures
30The Man with One Red Shoe$8,645,4111,049$8,645,411Jul 19Twentieth Century Fox
31A View to a Kill$7,563,4161,588$50,327,960May 24Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
32Brewster's Millions$7,059,0611,521$40,833,132May 22Universal Pictures
33Red Sonja$6,948,6331,091$6,948,633Jul 5Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
34Return to Oz$5,200,4721,238$11,137,801Jun 21-
35Invasion U.S.A.$5,192,9081,735$17,536,256Sep 27Cannon Film Distributors
36Day of the Dead$5,000,000168$5,000,000Jul 19-
37Gremlins
1985 Re-release
$4,914,6431,174$4,914,643Aug 30Warner Bros.
38My Science Project$4,122,7481,003$4,122,748Aug 9-
39Godzilla 1985$4,116,395235$4,116,395Aug 23New World Pictures
40Lifeforce$4,098,5021,526$11,603,545Jun 21TriStar Pictures
41The Heavenly Kid$3,852,2711,019$3,852,271Jul 26Orion Pictures
42The Bride$3,558,669980$3,558,669Aug 16Columbia Pictures
43Creator$3,503,451820$5,349,607Sep 20Universal Pictures
44The Legend of Billie Jean$3,099,497903$3,099,497Jul 19TriStar Pictures
45Amadeus$2,295,056802$51,564,280Sep 21Orion Pictures
46American Flyers$1,420,3555$1,420,355Aug 16Warner Bros.
47Kiss of the Spider Woman$1,348,585204$17,005,229Jul 26Island Alive
48Wetherby$1,299,98530$1,299,985Jul 19Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
49Plenty$882,058228$6,148,000Sep 19Twentieth Century Fox
50Maxie$830,604778$2,564,278Sep 27Orion Pictures
51The Journey of Natty Gann$373,212362$9,708,373Sep 27-
52Agnes of God$349,033646$25,627,836Sep 13Columbia Pictures
53Code Name: Emerald$194,996195$561,548Sep 27Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
54Marie$193,428465$2,507,995Sep 27Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
55After Hours$90,701503$10,609,321Sep 13Warner Bros.
56Better Off Dead...$76,198650$10,297,601Aug 23Warner Bros.
57Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters$14,27114$437,547Sep 13Warner Bros.