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ALL RELEASES WIDE RELEASES LIMITED RELEASES CALENDAR GROSSES

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2019 - 2018 - 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010
2009 - 2008 - 2007 - 2006 - 2005 - 2004 - 2003 - 2002 - 2001 - 2000
1999 - 1998 - 1997 - 1996 - 1995 - 1994 - 1993 - 1992 - 1991 - 1990
1989 - 1988 - 1987 - 1986 - 1985 - 1984 - 1983 - 1982

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Note: The Summer Season is defined as the first Friday in May through Labor Day Weekend.

#1–85
RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Top GunPar.$131,345,2361,531$176,781,72874.3%5/16/86
2The Karate Kid Part IICol.$98,948,4591,610$115,103,97986.0%6/20/86
3Back to SchoolOrion$80,334,5041,751$91,258,00088.0%6/13/86
4AliensFox$66,354,4751,454$85,160,24877.9%7/18/86
5Ferris Bueller's Day OffPar.$60,799,4031,330$70,136,36986.7%6/11/86
6Ruthless PeopleBV$59,165,8251,114$71,624,87982.6%6/27/86
7Legal EaglesUni.$49,851,5911,248$49,851,591100.0%6/20/86
8CobraWB$49,042,2242,131$49,042,224100.0%5/23/86
9Poltergeist II: The Other SideMGM$40,996,6651,599$40,996,665100.0%5/23/86
10Short CircuitTriS$40,697,7611,310$40,697,761100.0%5/9/86
11Running ScaredMGM$38,500,7261,376$38,500,726100.0%6/27/86
12About Last Night...TriS$32,514,330887$38,702,31084.0%7/4/86
13The Great Mouse DetectiveBV$25,336,7941,198$25,336,794100.0%7/4/86
14The FlyFox$22,279,8671,201$40,456,56555.1%8/15/86
15Nothing in CommonTriS$22,066,579951$32,324,55768.3%8/1/86
16HeartburnPar.$21,513,544850$25,314,18985.0%7/25/86
17Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life is CallingCol.$18,034,1501,203$18,034,150100.0%5/2/86
18Friday the 13th Part VIPar.$17,163,5551,610$19,472,05788.1%8/1/86
19Raw DealDEG$16,209,4591,733$16,209,459100.0%6/6/86
20Flight of the NavigatorBV$15,676,6221,024$18,564,61384.4%7/30/86
21Howard the DuckUni.$14,964,6381,563$16,295,77491.8%8/1/86
22Psycho IIIUni.$14,481,6061,408$14,481,606100.0%7/4/86
23Sweet LibertyUni.$14,205,0211,238$14,205,021100.0%5/16/86
24LabyrinthTriS$12,729,9171,141$12,729,917100.0%6/27/86
25Club ParadiseWB$12,308,5211,186$12,308,521100.0%7/11/86
26Armed and DangerousCol.$12,229,8651,557$15,945,53476.7%8/15/86
27Stand by MeCol.$11,932,227801$52,287,41422.8%8/8/86
28One Crazy SummerWB$11,565,184984$13,431,80686.1%8/8/86
29The Money PitUni.$11,500,8291,105$37,499,65130.7%3/28/86
30Big Trouble in Little ChinaFox$11,100,0001,092$11,100,000100.0%7/4/86
31Under the Cherry MoonWB$10,090,429976$10,090,429100.0%7/4/86
32Space CampFox$9,697,7391,024$9,697,739100.0%6/6/86
33Haunted HoneymoonOrion$8,033,3971,047$8,033,397100.0%7/25/86
34CrittersNL$7,815,447633$13,167,23259.4%4/11/86
35Maximum OverdriveDEG$7,433,6631,198$7,433,663100.0%7/25/86
36She's Gotta Have ItIsld$7,137,5021$7,137,502100.0%8/8/86
37Blue CityPar.$6,947,7871,050$6,947,787100.0%5/2/86
38ExtremitiesAtl$6,645,066696$13,418,09149.5%8/22/86
39Police Academy 3: Back in TrainingWB$6,643,6851,103$43,579,16315.2%3/21/86
40LegendUni.$6,409,4471,060$15,502,11241.3%4/18/86
41Pretty in PinkPar.$6,332,037864$40,471,66315.6%2/28/86
42Down and Out in Beverly HillsBV$6,327,107581$62,134,22510.2%1/31/86
43My Little PonyDEG$5,958,4561,003$5,958,456100.0%6/6/86
44Gung HoPar.$5,870,181872$36,611,61016.0%3/14/86
45The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2Can.$5,710,5851,474$8,025,87271.2%8/22/86
46Transformers: The MovieDEG$5,531,219990$5,849,64794.6%8/8/86
47ManhunterDEG$5,360,877779$8,620,92962.2%8/15/86
48Wise GuysMGM$5,109,848424$8,475,46660.3%4/18/86
49Out of BoundsCol.$5,099,3161,207$5,099,316100.0%7/25/86
50A Fine MessCol.$4,959,8391,162$6,029,82482.3%8/8/86
51VampNW$4,941,1171,104$4,941,117100.0%7/18/86
52Invaders From MarsCan.$4,884,6631,212$4,884,663100.0%6/6/86
53American AnthemCol.$4,845,724900$4,845,724100.0%6/27/86
54No Retreat, No SurrenderNW$4,662,137371$4,662,137100.0%5/2/86
55Fire with FirePar.$4,636,1691,000$4,636,169100.0%5/9/86
56Hannah and Her SistersOrion$4,254,994339$35,392,20312.0%2/7/86
57The Color PurpleWB$3,942,627745$94,175,8544.2%12/20/85
58The Manhattan ProjectFox$3,900,000834$3,900,000100.0%6/13/86
59Murphy's LawCan.$2,727,759915$9,947,63127.4%4/18/86
60Reform School GirlsNW$2,510,433N/A$2,510,433100.0%8/22/86
61Dangerously CloseCan.$2,390,525827$2,390,525100.0%5/9/86
62Violets Are BlueCol.$2,314,767654$4,743,28748.8%4/11/86
63Born AmericanPEC$2,225,4751,071$3,388,02065.7%8/29/86
64Turtle DiaryGold.$2,108,02140$2,156,77297.7%2/14/86
65At Close RangeOrion$2,091,29683$2,347,00089.1%4/18/86
66A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's RevengeNL$2,086,339N/A$29,999,2137.0%11/1/85
67Three Men and a CradleGold.$2,012,87232$2,052,46698.1%4/25/86
68Jake SpeedNW$1,943,751795$1,943,751100.0%5/30/86
69Pirates (1986)Can.$1,641,8251,108$1,641,825100.0%7/18/86
70BulliesUni.$1,532,6051,005$2,995,52751.2%8/29/86
71Belizaire the CajunSkou$1,142,243N/A$1,142,243100.0%6/13/86
72Off BeatBV$1,048,322N/A$4,842,77821.6%4/11/86
73Absolute BeginnersOrion$846,468N/A$930,21191.0%4/18/86
74Shanghai SurpriseMGM$729,885401$2,315,68331.5%8/29/86
758 Million Ways to DieTriS$695,159N/A$1,305,11453.3%4/25/86
76Code Name: Wild GeeseNW$600,000N/A$600,000100.0%8/29/86
77WaterAtl$528,096N/A$1,256,86242.0%4/18/86
78Band of the HandTriS$472,216N/A$4,865,9129.7%4/11/86
79Desert BloomCol.$380,03215$416,39391.3%4/18/86
80The Boy Who Could FlyFox$344,65439$7,177,4314.8%8/15/86
81Night of the CreepsTriS$303,98270$591,36651.4%8/22/86
82The Girl in the PictureGold.$202,428N/A$202,428100.0%7/9/86
83Touch and GoTriS$186,69151$1,254,04014.9%8/22/86
84Mona LisaIsld$156,5954$5,794,1842.7%6/13/86
85Stewardess SchoolCol.$136,158N/A$136,158100.0%8/29/86
Summary of 85 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$1,236,389,232----
Averages:$14,545,756----
#1–85
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1989 - 1988 - 1987 - 1986 - 1985 - 1984 - 1983 - 1982

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