Domestic Box Office For 1989

RankRelease Distributor GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease Date
1BatmanWarner Bros. $251,188,9242,201$251,188,924Jun 23
2Indiana Jones and the Last CrusadeParamount Pictures $187,271,6072,327$197,171,806May 24
3Ghostbusters IIColumbia Pictures $112,494,7382,410$112,494,738Jun 16
4ParenthoodUniversal Pictures $95,261,1721,399$100,047,830Aug 2
5Back to the Future Part IIUniversal Pictures $93,592,1952,107$118,450,002Nov 22
6TwinsUniversal Pictures $62,182,8031,659$111,938,388Dec 9
7National Lampoon's Christmas VacationWarner Bros. $57,789,9381,950$71,319,526Dec 1
8Harlem NightsParamount Pictures $55,021,5912,180$60,864,870Nov 17
9The Little MermaidWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $49,401,8571,533$84,355,863Nov 17
10Steel MagnoliasTriStar Pictures $44,598,4141,372$83,759,091Nov 17
11The War of the RosesTwentieth Century Fox $43,853,8841,559$86,888,546Dec 8
12Tango & CashWarner Bros. $21,813,0081,575$63,408,614Dec 22
13All Dogs Go to HeavenUnited Artists $21,022,1521,591$27,100,027Nov 17
14AlwaysUniversal Pictures $14,292,7801,206$43,858,790Dec 22
15She-DevilOrion Pictures $10,598,9551,452$15,351,421Dec 8
16BlazeWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $10,140,649970$19,131,246Dec 15
17The WizardUniversal Pictures $9,006,2701,204$14,278,900Dec 15
18Family BusinessTriStar Pictures $8,433,2901,230$12,195,695Dec 15
19We're No AngelsParamount Pictures $7,835,3131,495$10,555,348Dec 15
20Red Scorpion-$4,192,4401,268$4,192,440Apr 21
21BeachesWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $3,534,5871,122$57,041,866Dec 23
22Drugstore CowboyAvenue Pictures Productions $2,614,27487$4,729,352Oct 6
23Torch Song TrilogyNew Line Cinema $2,549,201135$4,865,997Dec 16
24A Dry White SeasonMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $2,013,656316$3,766,879Sep 20
25Working GirlTwentieth Century Fox $1,953,8041,149$63,779,477Dec 23
26In CountryWarner Bros. $1,610,635606$3,531,971Sep 15
27Driving Miss DaisyWarner Bros. $1,589,5101,668$106,593,296Dec 15
28Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly HillsCinecom Pictures $1,489,94876$2,156,471Jun 2
29Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van GoghRoxie Releasing $1,423,04816$1,577,480Aug 19
30Gleaming the CubeTwentieth Century Fox $1,340,008469$2,777,280Jan 13
31HeathersNew World Pictures $1,108,46254$1,108,462Mar 31
32WiredTaurus Entertainment Company $1,089,000745$1,089,000Aug 25
33Miss FirecrackerCorsair Pictures $1,071,142211$1,852,655Apr 28
34Born on the Fourth of JulyUniversal Pictures $937,9461,434$70,001,698Dec 22
35Fright Night Part 2New Century $912,114161$2,983,784May 19
36Mississippi BurningOrion Pictures $822,7001,134$34,603,943Dec 9
37Jacknife-$677,029109$2,049,769Mar 10
38Enemies, A Love StoryTwentieth Century Fox $592,72675$7,754,571Dec 15
39RomeroFour Seasons $551,38351$1,316,495Aug 25
40Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives!-$536,508402$536,508Aug 18
41Erik the VikingOrion Pictures $454,493269$1,932,642Sep 22
42GloryTriStar Pictures $399,227811$26,828,365Dec 14
43Distant Voices, Still LivesAvenue Pictures Productions $393,23222$688,329Jul 28
44Wuthering HeightsThe Samuel Goldwyn Company $388,6467$624,643Apr 7
45Little Vera-$375,29323$1,262,598Apr 14
46Roger & MeWarner Bros. $364,760265$6,706,368Dec 22
47Another WomanOrion Pictures $331,11324$1,562,749Oct 14
48Some GirlsMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $259,35223$401,421Sep 9
49The Music TeacherOrion Classics $256,54819$1,086,894Jul 7
50High HopesSkouras Pictures $237,94925$1,192,322Feb 24
51Henry VThe Samuel Goldwyn Company $207,549134$10,161,099Nov 8
52Slaves of New YorkTriStar Pictures $197,66013$463,972Mar 17
53Vampire's KissHemdale $195,43245$725,131Jun 2
54Weapons of the SpiritFirst Run $141,4824$232,981Sep 1
55Music BoxTriStar Pictures $129,242462$6,263,883Dec 22
56Thelonious Monk: Straight, No ChaserWarner Bros. $115,52011$518,918Oct 1
57Camille ClaudelOrion Classics $99,27334$3,331,297Dec 21
58PaperhouseVestron Pictures $98,8789$241,278Feb 17
59After MidnightMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $76,325224$76,325Nov 3
60My Left FootMiramax $65,732510$14,743,391Nov 10
61The Chocolate War-$57,34711$303,624Nov 18
62For All MankindApollo Associates $54,1759$770,132Nov 1
63Triumph of the SpiritTriumph Releasing Corporation $46,56940$408,839Dec 8
64CrusoeIsland Pictures $42,79825$315,421Mar 31
65Apartment ZeroSkouras Pictures $29,01722$1,267,578Sep 15
66Powwow HighwayWarner Bros. $17,47614$283,747Feb 24
67Under the Sun of SatanAlive Films $15,9372$68,765Jan 20
68Akira-$15,2762$439,162Dec 25
69High StakesTrimark Pictures $4,7801$4,780Nov 17
70Hit ListNew Line Cinema $4,5643$4,564Mar 3
71Catch Me If You Can-$3,6864$3,686Jul 28
72Checking OutWarner Bros. $1,3428$30,877Apr 21