Domestic 1988 Weekend 1

January 1-3, 1988

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
11Three Men and a Baby$13,123,622+27.3%1,804-$7,274$83,925,2336Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
23Throw Momma from the Train$6,903,278+2.1%1,621+2$4,258$37,618,5364Orion Pictures
32Eddie Murphy Raw$6,437,234-25.2%1,494-$4,308$33,376,9533Paramount Pictures
44Broadcast News$5,906,721+8.4%681+4$8,673$16,225,9563Twentieth Century Fox
56*batteries not included$4,839,180+18.5%1,367+10$3,540$19,501,9003Universal Pictures
65Wall Street$4,454,390+1.1%989+2$4,503$22,467,0804Twentieth Century Fox
77Planes, Trains and Automobiles$4,024,857-0.1%1,684-$2,390$39,074,0066Paramount Pictures
810Overboard$3,922,281+34.9%1,127+3$3,480$13,338,1783Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
98Fatal Attraction$3,414,417+10.6%1,288+54$2,650$129,358,99016Paramount Pictures
109Empire of the Sun$3,183,207+9.2%673-$4,729$11,977,7894Warner Bros.
1112Cinderella
1987 Re-release
$2,308,384+42.2%1,359-186$1,698$30,420,4917Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
1211Nuts$2,127,407+6.2%1,112-$1,913$24,925,3857Warner Bros.
13-Dirty Dancing$1,277,912-855-$1,494-20Vestron Pictures
1415The Running Man$1,156,639+19.2%869+40$1,331$36,035,9068TriStar Pictures
1514The Last Emperor$1,124,142+12.5%94+2$11,958$5,565,6387Columbia Pictures
1613Leonard Part 6$723,595-31.1%1,019-130$710$4,615,2553Columbia Pictures
1716Good Morning, Vietnam$221,145+13.8%4-$55,286$661,2482Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
1817Moonstruck$217,348+26.1%7-$31,049$823,6373Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
1918Ironweed$56,570+17.5%2-$28,285$205,3383TriStar Pictures