Domestic Box Office For Summer 1988

Summer 1988 runs May 6-Sep 3

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Who Framed Roger Rabbit$131,273,5281,598$156,452,370Jun 24Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2Coming to America$117,767,4492,064$128,152,301Jun 29Paramount Pictures
3Crocodile Dundee II$109,306,2102,837$109,306,210May 25Paramount Pictures
4Big$98,225,4781,419$114,968,774Jun 3Twentieth Century Fox
5Die Hard$59,308,0241,713$83,008,852Jul 15Twentieth Century Fox
6Cocktail$58,111,2811,462$78,222,753Jul 29Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
7Willow$57,269,8631,209$57,269,863May 20Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
8Rambo III$53,715,6112,562$53,715,611May 25TriStar Pictures
9Bull Durham$50,888,7291,297$50,888,729Jun 17Orion Pictures
10The Great Outdoors$41,455,2301,430$41,455,230Jun 17Universal Pictures
11Big Business$40,150,4871,232$40,150,487Jun 10Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
12Bambi
1988 Re-release
$39,047,1501,489$39,047,150Jul 15Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
13A Fish Called Wanda$38,706,7871,223$62,493,712Jul 15Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
14The Dead Pool$37,903,2951,831$37,903,295Jul 15Warner Bros.
15A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master$35,163,5921,767$49,369,899Aug 19New Line Cinema
16Red Heat$34,994,6491,892$34,994,648Jun 17TriStar Pictures
17Midnight Run$34,262,4691,161$38,413,606Jul 22Universal Pictures
18Young Guns$29,764,8101,416$45,661,556Aug 12Twentieth Century Fox
19Beetlejuice$25,842,7141,582$73,707,461Mar 30Warner Bros.
20Funny Farm$25,537,2211,557$25,537,221Jun 3Warner Bros.
21Colors$25,527,1241,388$46,616,067Apr 15Orion Pictures
22License to Drive$22,433,2751,225$22,433,275Jul 8Twentieth Century Fox
23Short Circuit 2$21,630,0881,348$21,630,088Jul 8TriStar Pictures
24The Presidio$20,324,0961,168$20,324,096Jun 10Paramount Pictures
25Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood$19,170,0011,796$19,170,001May 13Paramount Pictures
26Big Top Pee-wee$15,122,3241,256$15,122,324Jul 22Paramount Pictures
27Tucker: The Man and His Dream$14,749,254720$19,652,638Aug 12Paramount Pictures
28Arthur 2: On the Rocks$14,681,1921,426$14,681,192Jul 8Warner Bros.
29Betrayed$14,146,8171,101$25,816,139Aug 26United Artists
30Poltergeist III$14,114,4881,471$14,114,488Jun 10Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
31Married to the Mob$12,662,482828$21,486,757Aug 19Orion Pictures
32Caddyshack II$11,798,3021,556$11,798,302Jul 22Warner Bros.
33Moonstruck$11,026,5111,178$80,640,528Dec 18Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
34Shakedown$10,068,0391,580$10,068,039May 6Universal Pictures
35Salsa$8,892,5891,125$8,892,589May 6Cannon Film Distributors
36Clean and Sober$8,674,093675$8,674,093Aug 12Warner Bros.
37Biloxi Blues$8,475,5881,330$43,184,798Mar 25Universal Pictures
38The Blob$8,247,9431,081$8,247,943Aug 5TriStar Pictures
39The Last Emperor$7,821,078877$43,984,230Nov 20Columbia Pictures
40Phantasm II$7,282,8511,227$7,282,851Jul 8Universal Pictures
41Good Morning, Vietnam$7,194,7741,598$123,922,370Dec 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
42The Milagro Beanfield War$6,813,045437$13,825,794Mar 18Universal Pictures
43Mac and Me$6,424,1121,317$6,424,112Aug 12Orion Pictures
44Above the Law$6,342,384868$18,869,631Apr 8Warner Bros.
45Stealing Home$5,953,924985$7,467,504Aug 26Warner Bros.
46Stand and Deliver$5,871,438472$13,994,920Mar 11Warner Bros.
47The Rescue$5,855,3921,275$5,855,392Aug 5Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
48Monkey Shines$5,344,5771,181$5,344,577Jul 29Orion Pictures
49Hot to Trot$5,341,7041,157$6,436,211Aug 26Warner Bros.
50Return to Snowy River$5,028,0811,121$13,687,027Apr 15Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
51Three Men and a Baby$4,337,1291,813$167,780,960Nov 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
52Casual Sex?$4,228,9451,265$12,277,096Apr 22Universal Pictures
53Hero and the Terror$4,129,580995$5,301,200Aug 26Cannon Film Distributors
54The Last Temptation of Christ$3,955,642123$8,373,585Aug 12Universal Pictures
55Dead Heat$3,588,6261,012$3,588,626May 6New World Pictures
56The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking$3,569,939844$3,569,939Jul 29Columbia Pictures
57The Big Blue$3,500,000967$3,500,000Aug 19Columbia Pictures
58Wings of Desire$3,179,50029$3,210,139Apr 29Orion Classics
59White Mischief$3,059,91487$3,107,551Apr 22Columbia Pictures
60Dominick and Eugene$2,673,96676$3,076,031Mar 18Orion Pictures
61The Manchurian Candidate
1988 Re-release
$2,643,05349$2,757,256Feb 12Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
62The Seventh Sign$2,190,8471,258$18,875,011Apr 1TriStar Pictures
63Sunset$2,036,4411,024$4,594,452Apr 29TriStar Pictures
64The Moderns$1,978,26228$2,011,497Apr 15Alive Films
65Vibes$1,883,8111,003$1,883,811Aug 5Columbia Pictures
66Stormy Monday$1,729,49849$1,791,328Apr 22Atlantic Releasing Corporation
67Critters 2$1,565,0771,114$3,813,293Apr 29New Line Cinema
68Lady in White$1,347,110107$1,705,139Apr 22New Century
69Eight Men Out$1,306,508349$5,680,515Sep 2Orion Pictures
70The Unholy$1,305,8341,189$6,337,299Apr 22Vestron Pictures
71A Handful of Dust$1,249,51429$1,560,700Jun 24New Line Cinema
72Aria$1,018,10534$1,028,679Mar 18Miramax
73Bulletproof$807,947268$807,947May 13Universal Pictures
74Two Moon Junction$759,195458$1,547,397Apr 29Lorimar Motion Pictures
75Maniac Cop$671,38250$671,382May 13-
76Da$627,0781$644,532Apr 29-
77Powaqqatsi$548,04522$589,244Apr 29Cannon Film Distributors
78Crossing Delancey$460,994303$16,262,415Aug 26Warner Bros.
79The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years$373,74321$373,743Jun 3New Line Cinema
80Prison$345,70442$345,704May 6New World Pictures
81Judgement in Berlin$229,55681$229,556May 6New Line Cinema
82A Time of Destiny$225,667220$1,212,487Apr 22Columbia Pictures
83Bellman and True$196,5218$226,944Apr 1Island Pictures
84Beatrice$193,9838$211,821Mar 18The Samuel Goldwyn Company
85My Best Friend Is a Vampire$174,380170$174,380May 6-
86The Thin Blue Line$139,09623$1,209,846Aug 26Miramax
87The Kitchen Toto$101,8074$101,807May 13Cannon Film Distributors
88Consuming Passions$95,6945$118,206Apr 6The Samuel Goldwyn Company
89Rocket Gibraltar$70,9545$187,349Sep 2Columbia Pictures
90Mr. North$56,54429$1,221,366Jul 22The Samuel Goldwyn Company
91Pascali's Island$41,52655$1,451,857Jul 22Avenue Pictures Productions
92A World Apart$35,83542$2,326,860Jun 17Atlantic Releasing Corporation
93A Killing Affair$35,0004$35,000Jul 15Hemdale
94The Deceivers$22,94768$346,297Sep 2Cinecom Pictures
95The Year My Voice Broke$10,35320$213,901Aug 25Avenue Pictures Productions
96Vincent$7,84616$1,577,480Aug 19Roxie Releasing