Domestic Box Office For Q3 1988

Q3 1988 runs Jul 1-Sep 30

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Coming to America$128,152,3012,064$128,152,301Jun 29Paramount Pictures
2Who Framed Roger Rabbit$116,178,2041,598$156,452,370Jun 24-
3Die Hard$69,096,4461,713$83,008,852Jul 15Twentieth Century Fox
4Cocktail$66,195,8721,462$78,222,753Jul 29-
5Big$56,835,4801,419$114,968,774Jun 3Twentieth Century Fox
6A Fish Called Wanda$49,384,8161,223$62,493,712Jul 15Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
7A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master$44,200,3661,767$49,369,899Aug 19New Line Cinema
8Bambi
1988 Re-release
$39,047,1501,489$39,047,150Jul 15-
9Midnight Run$38,413,6061,161$38,413,606Jul 22Universal Pictures
10The Dead Pool$37,903,2951,831$37,903,295Jul 15Warner Bros.
11Young Guns$37,648,2501,416$45,661,556Aug 12Twentieth Century Fox
12Bull Durham$34,356,7161,297$50,888,729Jun 17Orion Pictures
13Crocodile Dundee II$27,189,8372,837$109,306,210May 25Paramount Pictures
14The Great Outdoors$22,619,9421,430$41,455,230Jun 17Universal Pictures
15License to Drive$22,433,2751,225$22,433,275Jul 8Twentieth Century Fox
16Betrayed$22,358,9221,101$25,816,139Aug 26United Artists
17Short Circuit 2$21,630,0881,348$21,630,088Jul 8TriStar Pictures
18Married to the Mob$21,486,757828$21,486,757Aug 19Orion Pictures
19Tucker: The Man and His Dream$19,652,638720$19,652,638Aug 12Paramount Pictures
20Big Business$17,087,1271,232$40,150,487Jun 10-
21Willow$16,172,3801,209$57,269,863May 20Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
22Big Top Pee-wee$15,122,3241,256$15,122,324Jul 22Paramount Pictures
23Red Heat$14,706,4741,892$34,994,648Jun 17TriStar Pictures
24Arthur 2: On the Rocks$14,681,1921,426$14,681,192Jul 8Warner Bros.
25Caddyshack II$11,798,3021,556$11,798,302Jul 22Warner Bros.
26Moon Over Parador$11,444,2041,145$11,444,204Sep 9Universal Pictures
27Clean and Sober$8,674,093675$8,674,093Aug 12Warner Bros.
28The Blob$8,247,9431,081$8,247,943Aug 5TriStar Pictures
29Stealing Home$7,467,504985$7,467,504Aug 26Warner Bros.
30Phantasm II$7,282,8511,227$7,282,851Jul 8Universal Pictures
31Hot to Trot$6,436,2111,157$6,436,211Aug 26Warner Bros.
32Mac and Me$6,424,1121,317$6,424,112Aug 12Orion Pictures
33The Last Temptation of Christ$6,337,574123$8,373,585Aug 12Universal Pictures
34Rambo III$5,977,1562,562$53,715,611May 25TriStar Pictures
35The Presidio$5,933,4121,168$20,324,096Jun 10Paramount Pictures
36The Rescue$5,855,3921,275$5,855,392Aug 5-
37Eight Men Out$5,680,515349$5,680,515Sep 2Orion Pictures
38Monkey Shines$5,344,5771,181$5,344,577Jul 29Orion Pictures
39Hero and the Terror$5,301,200995$5,301,200Aug 26Cannon Film Distributors
40Funny Farm$4,089,2151,557$25,537,221Jun 3Warner Bros.
41Sweet Hearts Dance$3,790,493246$3,790,493Sep 23TriStar Pictures
42Dead Ringers$3,781,8271,048$8,038,508Sep 23Twentieth Century Fox
43Crossing Delancey$3,637,622303$16,262,415Aug 26Warner Bros.
44Tougher Than Leather$3,582,760130$3,582,760Sep 16New Line Cinema
45The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking$3,569,939844$3,569,939Jul 29Columbia Pictures
46The Big Blue$3,500,000967$3,500,000Aug 19Columbia Pictures
47Wings of Desire$3,179,50029$3,210,139Apr 29Orion Classics
48Messenger of Death$3,074,681450$3,074,681Sep 16Cannon Film Distributors
49Poltergeist III$2,946,7021,471$14,114,488Jun 10Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
50Vibes$1,883,8111,003$1,883,811Aug 5Columbia Pictures
51Kansas$1,826,470847$2,432,536Sep 23Trans World Entertainment (TWE)
52A Handful of Dust$1,504,49229$1,560,700Jun 24New Line Cinema
53Pascali's Island$1,451,85755$1,451,857Jul 22Avenue Pictures Productions
54Patty Hearst$1,223,326460$1,223,326Sep 23Atlantic Releasing Corporation
55Mr. North$1,221,36629$1,221,366Jul 22The Samuel Goldwyn Company
56The Thin Blue Line$1,209,84623$1,209,846Aug 26Miramax
57Gorillas in the Mist$1,197,3181,085$24,720,479Sep 23Universal Pictures
58Running on Empty$956,887238$2,835,116Sep 9Warner Bros.
59Spellbinder$657,446326$657,446Sep 23Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
60Heartbreak Hotel$370,1171,414$5,509,417Sep 30-
61The Deceivers$346,29768$346,297Sep 2Cinecom Pictures
62Elvira: Mistress of the Dark$295,394627$5,596,267Sep 30New World Pictures
63The Year My Voice Broke$213,90120$213,901Aug 25Avenue Pictures Productions
64Bellman and True$196,5218$226,944Apr 1Island Pictures
65Miles from Home$188,96432$188,964Sep 16Cinecom Pictures
66Rocket Gibraltar$187,3495$187,349Sep 2Columbia Pictures
67Seven Hours to Judgment$177,82073$177,820Sep 16Trans World Entertainment (TWE)
68Track 29$52,32813$429,028Sep 9Island Pictures
69A Killing Affair$35,0004$35,000Jul 15Hemdale
70Punchline$34,245917$21,042,667Sep 30Columbia Pictures
71Some Girls$17,43023$401,421Sep 9Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
72Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van Gogh$7,84616$1,577,480Aug 19Roxie Releasing
73Bird$6,11493$2,181,286Sep 30Warner Bros.
74The Prince of Pennsylvania$5,4151$5,415Sep 16New Line Cinema