Domestic Box Office For 1984

RankRelease Distributor GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease Date
1GhostbustersColumbia Pictures $220,919,9971,506$229,242,989Jun 8
2Indiana Jones and the Temple of DoomParamount Pictures $171,539,0391,687$179,870,271May 23
3Beverly Hills CopParamount Pictures $84,118,5472,006$234,760,478Dec 5
4YentlMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $34,334,737747$40,218,899Nov 18
5The TerminatorOrion Pictures $34,004,6061,112$38,371,200Oct 26
6Places in the HeartTriStar Pictures $28,539,417868$34,901,614Sep 21
72010Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $28,281,2821,213$40,400,657Dec 7
8Never Cry WolfWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $26,972,279540$29,600,000Oct 7
9City HeatWarner Bros. $26,869,2581,655$38,348,988Dec 7
10Missing in ActionCannon Film Distributors $21,630,0081,209$22,812,411Nov 16
11DuneUniversal Pictures $20,675,141975$30,925,690Dec 14
12Oh, God! You DevilWarner Bros. $19,921,9351,384$21,432,665Nov 9
13A Soldier's StoryColumbia Pictures $18,961,558581$20,721,578Sep 14
14AmadeusOrion Pictures $16,935,508802$51,564,280Sep 21
15Pinocchio
1984 Re-release
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $15,237,6421,309$26,414,038Dec 21
16Weekend PassCrown $14,848,766475$21,058,033Feb 3
17StarmanColumbia Pictures $14,535,0631,271$28,744,356Dec 14
18Night of the CometAtlantic Releasing Corporation $13,529,9151,098$14,418,922Nov 16
19SupergirlTriStar Pictures $13,487,5581,620$14,296,438Nov 21
20The Cotton ClubOrion Pictures $13,304,950809$25,928,721Dec 14
21The Big ChillColumbia Pictures $12,427,303832$56,342,711Sep 30
22ProtocolWarner Bros. $11,524,341904$26,186,631Dec 21
23Falling in LoveParamount Pictures $9,593,808807$11,129,057Nov 21
24Micki + MaudeColumbia Pictures $9,581,875876$26,080,861Dec 21
25Johnny DangerouslyTwentieth Century Fox $8,816,5881,106$17,124,395Dec 21
26Breakin' 2: Electric BoogalooTriStar Pictures $8,270,604908$15,101,131Dec 21
27Romancing the StoneTwentieth Century Fox $8,005,5411,110$76,572,238Mar 30
28Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the JediTwentieth Century Fox $7,622,5151,764$252,583,617May 25
29The Flamingo KidTwentieth Century Fox $7,605,561753$23,859,382Dec 21
30A Nightmare on Elm StreetNew Line Cinema $7,220,490380$25,504,513Nov 9
31Swing ShiftWarner Bros. $6,650,206814$6,650,206Apr 13
32SheenaColumbia Pictures $5,778,3531,496$5,778,353Aug 17
33Grandview, U.S.A.Warner Bros. $4,743,1191,069$4,743,119Aug 3
34The DresserColumbia Pictures $4,500,931241$5,033,142Dec 9
35CountryWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $4,183,992488$9,640,000Sep 28
36Star 80Warner Bros. $4,119,185502$6,472,990Nov 11
37RunawayTriStar Pictures $3,809,180720$6,770,587Dec 14
38Terms of EndearmentParamount Pictures $2,956,4601,259$108,423,489Nov 23
39Alphabet CityAtlantic Releasing Corporation $2,513,508321$7,035,585May 4
40A Christmas StoryMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $2,508,918938$19,294,144Nov 18
41Silent Night, Deadly NightTriStar Pictures $2,491,460398$2,491,460Nov 9
42The Smurfs and the Magic FluteAtlantic Releasing Corporation $2,009,232432$11,234,220Oct 7
43Purple HeartsWarner Bros. $1,931,686370$2,075,282Mar 30
44Ninja III: The DominationCannon Film Distributors $1,892,990530$7,610,785Sep 14
45Children of the CornNew World Pictures $1,736,514653$14,568,989Mar 9
46A Christmas Story
1984 Re-release
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $1,311,065602$1,311,065Nov 21
47This Is Spinal TapEmbassy Pictures $1,061,432206$4,491,645Mar 2
48The Power-$929,162256$929,162Jan 20
49A Passage to IndiaColumbia Pictures $924,991650$27,187,653Dec 14
50The Right StuffWarner Bros. $899,624627$15,805,593Oct 21
51The Killing FieldsWarner Bros. $650,975663$34,700,291Nov 2
52ChampionsAVCO Embassy Pictures $200,49855$200,498Apr 20
53Repo ManUniversal Pictures $129,00039$129,000Mar 2
54SlaygroundUniversal Pictures $108,12862$108,128Jan 27
55The RiverUniversal Pictures $99,7061,001$11,489,982Dec 21
56Mrs. SoffelMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $86,280801$4,385,312Dec 28
571984The Samuel Goldwyn Company $44,735295$8,430,492Dec 14
58BirdyTriStar Pictures $39,83818$1,455,045Dec 21