Domestic Box Office For Summer 1990

Summer 1990 runs May 4-Sep 1

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Ghost$126,927,0701,766$217,631,306Jul 13Paramount Pictures
2Total Recall$116,774,1382,131$119,394,840Jun 1Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
3Die Hard 2$110,054,4272,507$117,540,947Jul 6Twentieth Century Fox
4Dick Tracy$103,738,7262,332$103,738,726Jun 15Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
5Back to the Future Part III$87,727,5832,070$87,727,583May 25Universal Pictures
6Days of Thunder$82,670,7332,307$82,670,733Jun 29Paramount Pictures
7Pretty Woman$80,950,3761,811$178,406,268Mar 23Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
8Another 48 Hrs.$80,818,9742,721$80,818,974Jun 8Paramount Pictures
9Bird on a Wire$70,978,0122,008$70,978,012May 18Universal Pictures
10Presumed Innocent$68,432,5391,451$86,303,188Jul 27Warner Bros.
11Arachnophobia$53,208,1802,005$53,208,180Jul 20Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
12RoboCop 2$45,681,1731,806$45,681,173Jun 22Orion Pictures
13The Jungle Book
1990 Re-release
$44,645,6191,923$44,645,619Jul 13Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
14Problem Child$43,426,9301,769$53,470,891Jul 27Universal Pictures
15Gremlins 2: The New Batch$41,482,2072,155$41,482,207Jun 15Warner Bros.
16Flatliners$41,142,0231,483$61,489,265Aug 10Columbia Pictures
17Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles$35,818,0872,377$135,265,915Mar 30New Line Cinema
18Young Guns II$34,718,7731,770$44,143,410Aug 3Twentieth Century Fox
19Cadillac Man$27,627,3101,878$27,627,310May 18Orion Pictures
20Air America$25,616,3581,902$31,053,601Aug 10TriStar Pictures
21Navy Seals$25,069,1011,355$25,069,101Jul 20Orion Pictures
22Ghost Dad$24,707,6331,221$24,707,633Jun 29Universal Pictures
23The Hunt for Red October$21,873,2721,817$122,012,643Mar 2Paramount Pictures
24The Freshman$21,460,6011,044$21,460,601Jul 20TriStar Pictures
25The Adventures of Ford Fairlane$21,413,5021,263$21,413,502Jul 13Twentieth Century Fox
26The Exorcist III$21,320,7181,414$26,098,824Aug 17Twentieth Century Fox
27Darkman$20,554,0401,833$33,878,502Aug 24Universal Pictures
28Jetsons: The Movie$20,305,8411,566$20,305,841Jul 6Universal Pictures
29Betsy's Wedding$19,740,0701,058$19,740,070Jun 22Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
30My Blue Heaven$18,544,4581,868$23,591,472Aug 17Warner Bros.
31DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp$18,115,7241,558$18,115,724Aug 3Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
32Tales from the Darkside: The Movie$16,324,5731,535$16,324,573May 4Paramount Pictures
33Mo' Better Blues$16,153,593572$16,153,593Aug 3Universal Pictures
34Quick Change$15,260,1541,596$15,260,154Jul 13Warner Bros.
35Fire Birds$14,760,4512,006$14,760,451May 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
36Taking Care of Business$13,669,5441,176$20,005,435Aug 17Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
37The Adventures of Milo and Otis
1990 Re-release
$10,351,534915$10,351,534Jun 15Columbia Pictures
38Spaced Invaders$10,043,1571,845$15,369,573Apr 27Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
39The Two Jakes$10,005,9691,206$10,005,969Aug 10Paramount Pictures
40Wild at Heart$9,396,961625$14,560,247Aug 17The Samuel Goldwyn Company
41The Guardian$9,063,7371,736$17,037,887Apr 27Universal Pictures
42Driving Miss Daisy$8,288,6571,668$106,593,296Dec 15Warner Bros.
43Men at Work$8,174,9121,035$16,247,964Aug 24Triumph Releasing Corporation
44Q&A$7,460,026923$11,207,891Apr 27TriStar Pictures
45Wild Orchid$7,413,843822$11,060,485Apr 27Triumph Releasing Corporation
46Cinema Paradiso$6,864,026124$11,990,401Feb 2Miramax
47The Witches$6,083,514879$10,360,553Aug 24Warner Bros.
48Pump Up the Volume$6,079,663821$11,541,758Aug 24New Line Cinema
49Ernest Goes to Jail$5,565,6311,956$25,029,569Apr 6Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
50Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection$4,438,915909$6,698,361Aug 24Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
51The First Power$4,257,2911,336$22,424,195Apr 6Orion Pictures
52Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!$4,087,36182$4,087,361May 4Miramax
53Short Time$4,010,647574$4,010,647May 4Twentieth Century Fox
54Miami Blues$3,954,853833$9,888,167Apr 20Orion Pictures
55Mountains of the Moon$3,912,219187$4,011,793Feb 23TriStar Pictures
56The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover$3,433,505239$7,724,701Apr 6Miramax
57I Love You to Death$3,370,3531,095$16,186,793Apr 6TriStar Pictures
58Longtime Companion$3,305,67385$4,609,953May 11The Samuel Goldwyn Company
59Camille Claudel$3,232,02434$3,331,297Dec 21Orion Classics
60Metropolitan$2,938,2085$2,938,208Aug 3New Line Cinema
61Crazy People$2,837,9801,389$13,236,513Apr 13Paramount Pictures
62Joe Versus the Volcano$2,468,7491,802$39,404,261Mar 9Warner Bros.
63Class of 1999$2,459,895320$2,459,895May 11Taurus Entertainment Company
64The Lemon Sisters$2,213,306598$3,473,905Aug 31Miramax
65Last Exit to Brooklyn$1,730,00525$1,730,005May 4Cinecom Pictures
66Too Beautiful for You$1,724,32029$1,776,440Mar 2Orion Classics
67Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will?$1,373,728150$1,373,728May 4Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
68Monsieur Hire$1,368,91126$1,417,030Apr 20Orion Classics
69May Fools$1,080,21530$1,576,702Jun 22Orion Classics
70Body Chemistry$902,73891$2,415,312Mar 9Concorde Pictures
71After Dark, My Sweet$753,725153$2,678,414Aug 24Avenue Pictures Productions
72Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer$377,8078$609,939Jan 5-
73A Show of Force$91,57812$91,578May 11Paramount Pictures
74Chicago Joe and the Showgirl$85,39518$85,395Jul 27New Line Cinema
75Def by Temptation$82,58257$2,218,579May 11Troma
76Happy Together$70,91210$70,912May 4-
77The Icicle Thief$34,19222$1,231,622Aug 24Aries Films
78Twister$33,4552$33,455Aug 8-
79Jesus of Montreal$26,09021$1,601,612May 25Orion Classics
80Red Surf$13,1366$13,136Jun 1Academy Entertainment
81Pathfinder$10,6281$10,628May 11-
82The Feud$3,1021$3,102May 4Castle Hill Productions