Domestic Box Office For Q3 1987

Q3 1987 runs Jul 1-Sep 30

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Stakeout$54,195,8671,364$65,673,233Aug 7-
2The Living Daylights$51,185,8971,728$51,185,897Jul 31United Artists
3RoboCop$50,742,9201,601$53,424,681Jul 17Orion Pictures
4La Bamba$49,267,8741,251$54,215,416Jul 24Columbia Pictures
5Dragnet$46,766,3861,343$57,387,516Jun 26Universal Pictures
6Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
1987 Re-release
$46,594,2121,729$46,594,212Jul 17-
7Full Metal Jacket$43,748,8651,075$46,357,676Jun 26Warner Bros.
8Summer School$35,659,0981,366$35,659,098Jul 24Paramount Pictures
9Beverly Hills Cop II$34,423,5942,326$153,665,036May 20Paramount Pictures
10Adventures in Babysitting$34,368,4751,148$34,368,475Jul 3-
11The Lost Boys$32,222,5671,249$32,222,567Jul 31Warner Bros.
12The Untouchables$31,084,1071,501$76,270,454Jun 5Paramount Pictures
13No Way Out$30,504,5701,130$35,509,515Aug 14Orion Pictures
14Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise$30,063,2891,358$30,063,289Jul 10Twentieth Century Fox
15The Witches of Eastwick$29,658,5631,337$63,766,510Jun 12Warner Bros.
16Spaceballs$28,421,4741,389$38,119,483Jun 26Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
17Can't Buy Me Love$28,258,5101,283$31,623,833Aug 14-
18Roxanne$28,238,6341,124$40,050,884Jun 19Columbia Pictures
19Dirty Dancing$27,725,3181,012$63,446,382Aug 21Vestron Pictures
20Innerspace$25,893,8101,603$25,893,810Jul 3Warner Bros.
21Predator$24,266,7541,636$59,735,548Jun 12Twentieth Century Fox
22Jaws: The Revenge$20,763,0131,611$20,763,013Jul 17Universal Pictures
23Fatal Attraction$20,327,4751,401$156,645,693Sep 18Paramount Pictures
24Born in East L.A.$17,355,2631,112$17,355,263Aug 21Universal Pictures
25Masters of the Universe$17,336,3701,185$17,336,370Aug 7Cannon Film Distributors
26Superman IV: The Quest for Peace$15,681,0201,511$15,681,020Jul 24Warner Bros.
27The Big Easy$15,518,7971,219$17,685,307Aug 21Columbia Pictures
28Hamburger Hill$13,839,404814$13,839,404Aug 28Paramount Pictures
29Back to the Beach$13,110,9031,080$13,110,903Aug 7Paramount Pictures
30Benji the Hunted$12,800,6471,188$22,257,624Jun 5-
31The Fourth Protocol$12,423,8311,061$12,423,831Aug 28Lorimar Motion Pictures
32Disorderlies$10,348,437544$10,348,437Aug 14Warner Bros.
33The Principal$9,694,2281,196$19,734,940Sep 18TriStar Pictures
34Harry and the Hendersons$9,119,0291,424$29,760,613Jun 5Universal Pictures
35Hellraiser$8,608,7771,104$14,564,027Sep 18New World Pictures
36The Pick-up Artist$8,003,5461,132$13,290,368Sep 18Twentieth Century Fox
37House II: The Second Story$7,800,0001,069$7,800,000Aug 28New World Pictures
38Maid to Order$7,491,968522$9,868,521Jul 31New Century
39Who's That Girl$7,305,209944$7,305,209Aug 7Warner Bros.
40The Secret of My Success$5,902,9131,346$66,995,879Apr 10Universal Pictures
41Nadine$5,669,831760$5,669,831Aug 7TriStar Pictures
42The Believers$4,630,6841,548$18,753,438Jun 12Orion Pictures
43North Shore$3,832,228802$3,832,228Aug 14Universal Pictures
44The Monster Squad$3,769,9901,280$3,769,990Aug 14TriStar Pictures
45Wish You Were Here$3,283,83243$3,283,832Jul 24Atlantic Releasing Corporation
46The Care Bears Adventure in Wonderland$2,608,0001,094$2,608,000Aug 7-
47Maurice$2,438,3041$2,438,304Sep 18Cinecom Pictures
48The Squeeze$2,228,9511,152$2,228,951Jul 10TriStar Pictures
49The Curse$1,930,001326$1,930,001Sep 11Trans World Entertainment (TWE)
50The Garbage Pail Kids Movie$1,576,615374$1,576,615Aug 21Atlantic Releasing Corporation
51The Whistle Blower$1,500,00062$1,500,000Jul 10Hemdale
52A Prayer for the Dying$1,432,687407$1,432,687Sep 11The Samuel Goldwyn Company
53Best Seller$1,053,450253$4,278,150Sep 25Orion Pictures
54The Big Town$935,400762$1,733,017Sep 25Columbia Pictures
55Amazon Women on the Moon$548,69650$548,696Sep 18Universal Pictures
56China Girl$544,926193$1,262,091Sep 25Vestron Pictures
57White Water Summer$300,859105$300,859Jul 10Columbia Pictures
58Real Men$267,516150$873,903Sep 25United Artists
59The Princess Bride$254,268803$30,857,814Sep 25Twentieth Century Fox
60Good Morning Babylon$183,7002$183,700Jul 17Vestron Pictures
61From a Whisper to a Scream$154,991137$1,355,728Sep 4-
62Witness in the War Zone$141,21146$141,211Sep 11Skouras Pictures
63Rita, Sue and Bob Too$124,1678$124,167Jul 17Orion Classics
64In the Mood$77,637361$999,382Sep 16Lorimar Motion Pictures
65Ping Pong$67,4212$67,421Jul 17The Samuel Goldwyn Company
66The Wolf at the Door$65,28016$583,800Jul 31International Film Marketing
67Shadey$63,5983$65,817Jun 5Skouras Pictures
68Apocalypse Now
1987 Re-release
$61,2116$61,211Aug 28Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
69Happy New Year$41,23240$41,232Aug 7Columbia Pictures
70I've Heard the Mermaids Singing$39,84027$1,408,491Sep 11Miramax
71Matewan$39,11142$1,680,358Aug 28Cinecom Pictures
72O.C. and Stiggs$29,81518$29,815Jul 10Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
73End of the Line$25,00042$25,000Aug 28Orion Classics
74Orphans$21,67425$252,430Sep 18Lorimar Motion Pictures