Domestic 1989 Weekend 33

August 18-20, 1989

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Uncle Buck$8,794,501-1,804-$4,875$8,794,5011Universal Pictures
21Parenthood$7,606,480-21.4%1,316+16$5,780$43,265,3563Universal Pictures
32The Abyss$7,213,102-22.6%1,538+5$4,689$24,745,4042Twentieth Century Fox
4-Casualties of War$5,201,261-1,487-$3,497$5,201,2611Columbia Pictures
55When Harry Met Sally...$4,897,530-21%1,144-27$4,281$54,012,7496Columbia Pictures
66Lethal Weapon 2$4,516,257-25.6%1,584-246$2,851$119,574,3467Warner Bros.
74Turner & Hooch$4,275,108-32.5%1,594-294$2,682$46,634,8894-
83A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child$3,584,320-55.8%1,846-56$1,941$14,688,4322New Line Cinema
97Batman$3,439,724-31.6%1,400-377$2,456$229,120,8699Warner Bros.
10-Cheetah$2,636,118-1,310-$2,012$2,636,1181-
119Honey, I Shrunk the Kids$2,172,551-34.7%1,158-293$1,876$112,374,5769-
12-Let It Ride$1,925,049-1,191-$1,616$1,925,0491Paramount Pictures
138Lock Up$1,664,776-50.2%1,032-352$1,613$15,254,3273TriStar Pictures
14-Rude Awakening$1,121,542-953-$1,176$1,121,5421Orion Pictures
1511Dead Poets Society$1,044,945-41.2%633-213$1,650$83,016,23312-
1612Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade$1,037,880-36.4%511-342$2,031$185,183,29113Paramount Pictures
1715Ghostbusters II$800,219-24.9%625-206$1,280$107,893,34310Columbia Pictures
1816Sex, Lies, and Videotape$797,223+32.3%40+12$19,930$2,118,3553Miramax
19-Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives!$536,508-402-$1,334$536,5081-