Domestic Box Office Weekends For 1986

Data as of Jul 8, 14:43 PDT

Key:Long Weekend

DatesTop 10 Gross%± LWOverall Gross%± LWReleases#1 Release Week
Dec 26-28$62,465,327+53.4%$73,825,493+44.3%17The Golden Child52
Dec 19-21$40,728,314-8.4%$51,146,257+8.3%18The Golden Child51
Dec 12-14$44,473,385+19.7%$47,213,946+10.8%16The Golden Child50
Dec 5-7
Post-Thanksgiving
$37,146,724-28.1%$42,617,039-27.7%21Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home49
Nov 28-30
Thanksgiving 3-Day
$51,692,986+63%$58,982,393+46.4%22Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home48
Nov 27-30
Thanksgiving 4-Day
$2,273,134-45.8%$2,273,134-45.8%1Blue Velvet47
Nov 26-30
Thanksgiving 5-Day
$2,273,134-49.2%$2,273,134-49.2%1Blue Velvet47
Nov 21-23$31,715,965+43.6%$40,279,906+46.2%24Crocodile Dundee47
Nov 14-16$22,085,635-20.5%$27,542,627-18.4%21Crocodile Dundee46
Nov 7-9$27,777,161+3.3%$33,750,999+7.2%22Crocodile Dundee45
Oct 31-Nov 2$26,877,577-23.5%$31,489,787-24%18Crocodile Dundee44
Oct 24-26$35,139,548+5.7%$41,415,287+15.1%18Crocodile Dundee43
Oct 17-19$33,251,414+46.7%$35,970,921+58.7%19Crocodile Dundee42
Oct 10-13
Columbus Day wknd
$54,442,941+63.4%$63,656,391+73%20Crocodile Dundee41
Oct 10-12$22,660,191-14%$22,660,191-27.7%7Aliens41
Oct 3-5$26,355,679+10.9%$31,357,997+5.3%20Crocodile Dundee40
Sep 26-28$23,755,823+20.2%$29,769,546+18.4%20Crocodile Dundee39
Sep 19-21$19,766,530+9.7%$25,138,466+18.8%18Top Gun38
Sep 12-14$18,025,769-24%$21,156,526-36.9%18Stand by Me37
Sep 5-7$23,731,620+223%$33,519,646+356.2%20Stand by Me36
Aug 29-Sep 1
Labor Day wknd
$37,667,146-0.4%$53,208,246+3.1%23Stand by Me35
Aug 29-31$7,348,081-76.1%$7,348,081-83%3Heartburn35
Aug 22-24$30,785,646-34.2%$43,293,848-31.9%23The Fly34
Aug 15-17$46,751,790+39.2%$63,620,609+31.7%23She's Gotta Have It33
Aug 8-10$33,588,159-26.3%$48,304,945-20.7%21Aliens32
Aug 1-3$45,574,481+7.7%$60,890,687+11.4%21Aliens31
Jul 25-27$42,300,445-0.9%$54,682,352-1.1%18Aliens30
Jul 18-20$42,683,843-4.7%$55,274,608+5.5%17Aliens29
Jul 11-13$44,785,822-4.9%$52,416,062-19.5%14The Karate Kid Part II28
Jul 4-6$47,105,743-5.1%$65,115,914+14.2%17The Karate Kid Part II27
Jun 27-29$49,633,830+2.4%$57,009,610+8.8%16The Karate Kid Part II26
Jun 20-22$48,475,777+30.8%$52,416,259+29.3%15The Karate Kid Part II25
Jun 13-15$37,064,423+1.4%$40,530,955+1.5%16Back to School24
Jun 6-8$36,557,001+17.2%$39,936,933+20.7%16Top Gun23
May 30-Jun 1$31,190,860+18%$33,095,103+25.2%14Cobra22
May 23-26
Memorial Day wknd
$60,354,246+2.4%$65,380,733+5.3%18Cobra21
May 23-25$26,441,370+5.5%$26,441,370-4.8%7Cobra21
May 16-18$25,063,021+36%$27,786,046+28.9%15Top Gun20
May 9-11$18,434,347+3.6%$21,553,719+11.9%14Short Circuit19
May 2-4$17,798,037+3.2%$19,266,554-14.8%12Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling18
Apr 25-27$17,247,240-46.4%$22,617,159-42.8%19Legend17
Apr 18-20$32,196,435+53.7%$39,523,779+42.6%20Out of Africa16
Apr 11-13$20,946,701-21%$27,716,227-10.5%17The Money Pit15
Apr 4-6$26,516,162-27.6%$30,959,480-39.7%14Police Academy 3: Back in Training14
Mar 28-30$36,612,321-13%$51,311,849<0.1%21Police Academy 3: Back in Training13
Mar 28-31
Easter wknd
$19,666,752+3,389.7%$19,666,752+3,389.7%8Just Between Friends13
Mar 21-23$42,070,143+39.7%$51,350,968+46.1%20Police Academy 3: Back in Training12
Mar 14-16$30,120,900+3%$35,139,654+2.9%15Gung Ho11
Mar 7-9$29,247,088-27.1%$34,140,191-29.4%16Pretty in Pink10
Feb 28-Mar 2$40,117,488-15.7%$48,332,755-13.9%189½ Weeks9
Feb 21-23$47,586,880+319%$56,116,599+394.1%20The Jewel of the Nile8
Feb 14-16$11,357,567-67.1%$11,357,567-72.6%5Rocky IV7
Feb 14-17
Presidents' Day wknd
$48,000,440+33.6%$57,664,169+28.6%21Rocky IV7
Feb 7-9$34,485,520-5.9%$41,438,254-9.5%19Down and Out in Beverly Hills6
Jan 31-Feb 2$36,660,537+37.7%$45,788,051+34.1%20Down and Out in Beverly Hills5
Jan 24-26$26,632,176-31.3%$34,145,690-35.8%18The Color Purple4
Jan 17-20
MLK wknd
$10,131,779+1,806.1%$10,131,779+1,806.1%5Young Sherlock Holmes3
Jan 17-19$38,743,991+18.5%$53,146,006+39.2%22Iron Eagle3
Jan 10-12$32,697,064-20.9%$38,174,785-19.6%15Out of Africa2
Jan 3-5$41,330,385-21.8%$47,481,500-18.8%15Rocky IV1