Domestic Box Office For 1994

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1The Lion King$295,691,0762,624$312,855,561Jun 15Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
2Forrest Gump$294,540,4582,365$329,694,499Jul 6Paramount Pictures
3True Lies$146,282,4112,561$146,282,411Jul 15Twentieth Century Fox
4The Santa Clause$132,242,4522,388$144,833,357Nov 11Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
5The Flintstones$130,531,2082,594$130,531,208May 27Universal Pictures
6Clear and Present Danger$122,187,7172,433$122,187,717Aug 5Paramount Pictures
7Speed$118,329,0062,169$121,248,145Jun 10Twentieth Century Fox
8The Mask$117,268,1722,516$119,938,730Jul 29New Line Cinema
9Mrs. Doubtfire$110,108,7602,354$219,195,243Nov 24Twentieth Century Fox
10Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles$99,843,3022,604$105,264,608Nov 11Warner Bros.
11Maverick$94,256,0122,537$101,631,272May 20Warner Bros.
12Schindler's List$91,077,9291,389$96,065,768Dec 15Universal Pictures
13The Client$90,358,1422,365$92,115,211Jul 22Warner Bros.
14Philadelphia$75,507,1431,604$77,446,440Dec 24TriStar Pictures
15Stargate$71,567,2622,033$71,567,262Oct 28Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
16Ace Ventura: Pet Detective$70,372,3831,963$72,217,396Feb 4Warner Bros.
17Star Trek: Generations$70,112,9612,681$75,671,125Nov 18Paramount Pictures
18Wolf$65,002,5972,117$65,002,597Jun 17Columbia Pictures
19Pulp Fiction$62,366,8891,494$107,928,762Oct 14Miramax
20Grumpy Old Men$59,295,9471,725$70,172,621Dec 25Warner Bros.
21The Specialist$57,362,5822,522$57,362,582Oct 7Warner Bros.
22Dumb and Dumber$56,752,1882,565$127,175,374Dec 16New Line Cinema
23Four Weddings and a Funeral$51,569,4731,069$52,700,832Mar 11Gramercy Pictures (I)
24Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult$51,132,5982,383$51,132,598Mar 18Paramount Pictures
25The Little Rascals$50,964,9571,927$52,125,282Aug 5Universal Pictures
26The Crow$50,693,1292,119$50,693,129May 13Miramax
27The Pelican Brief$50,411,4932,022$100,768,056Dec 17Warner Bros.
28Natural Born Killers$50,282,7661,904$50,282,766Aug 26Warner Bros.
29Angels in the Outfield$50,236,8311,921$50,236,831Jul 15Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
30When a Man Loves a Woman$49,906,0221,511$50,021,959Apr 29Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
31The River Wild$46,816,3432,153$46,816,343Sep 30Universal Pictures
32D2: The Mighty Ducks$45,610,4102,223$45,610,410Mar 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
33Timecop$44,853,5812,274$44,853,581Sep 16Universal Pictures
34Disclosure$44,061,5072,168$83,015,089Dec 9Warner Bros.
35City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold$43,622,1502,243$43,622,150Jun 10Columbia Pictures
36Beverly Hills Cop III$42,614,9122,748$42,614,912May 25Paramount Pictures
37Tombstone$40,366,6481,955$56,505,065Dec 24Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
38On Deadly Ground$38,590,4582,010$38,590,458Feb 18Warner Bros.
39It Could Happen to You$37,939,7571,544$37,939,757Jul 29TriStar Pictures
40The Paper$37,597,3461,577$38,824,341Mar 18Universal Pictures
41The Shadow$32,063,4351,769$32,063,435Jul 1Universal Pictures
42I Love Trouble$30,806,1941,746$30,806,194Jul 1Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
43Major League II$30,626,1822,167$30,626,182Apr 1Warner Bros.
44Blank Check$30,577,9691,732$30,577,969Feb 11Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
45Blown Away$30,156,0021,862$30,156,002Jul 1Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
46Junior$30,016,7301,896$36,763,355Nov 23Universal Pictures
47In the Army Now$28,881,2661,452$28,881,266Aug 12Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
48Beethoven's 2nd$27,888,5472,048$53,443,066Dec 17Universal Pictures
49Guarding Tess$27,058,3041,614$27,058,304Mar 11TriStar Pictures
50A Low Down Dirty Shame$26,362,8281,379$29,392,418Nov 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
51Shadowlands$25,816,0541,023$25,842,377Dec 31-
52My Father the Hero$25,479,5581,373$25,479,558Feb 4Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
53In the Name of the Father$25,060,409688$25,096,862Dec 31Universal Pictures
54Wyatt Earp$25,052,0001,859$25,052,000Jun 24Warner Bros.
55Renaissance Man$24,332,3241,788$24,332,324Jun 3Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
56The Piano$24,209,056671$40,157,856Nov 12Miramax
57Blue Chips$23,070,6631,980$23,070,663Feb 18Paramount Pictures
58Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit$23,008,6062,178$57,319,029Dec 10Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
59Mary Shelley's Frankenstein$22,006,2962,177$22,006,296Nov 4Sony Pictures Releasing
60Intersection$21,355,8931,300$21,355,893Jan 21Paramount Pictures
61The Air Up There$21,011,3181,721$21,011,318Jan 7Miramax
62Iron Will$21,006,3612,036$21,006,361Jan 14Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
63Reality Bites$20,982,5571,175$20,982,557Feb 18Universal Pictures
64Drop Zone$20,892,2442,055$28,735,315Dec 9Paramount Pictures
65Jason's Lyric$20,851,521804$20,851,521Sep 30Gramercy Pictures (I)
66The Cowboy Way$20,280,0161,833$20,280,016Jun 3Universal Pictures
67Only You$20,059,2101,617$20,059,210Oct 7TriStar Pictures
68With Honors$20,016,2541,222$20,016,254Apr 29Warner Bros.
69Color of Night$19,726,0501,740$19,726,050Aug 19Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
708 Seconds$19,623,396838$19,623,396Feb 25New Line Cinema
71Quiz Show$19,603,483822$24,822,619Sep 16Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
72Léon: The Professional$19,501,2381,220$19,501,238Nov 18Sony Pictures Releasing
73Little Giants$19,306,3622,022$19,306,362Oct 14Warner Bros.
74House Party 3$19,281,235855$19,281,235Jan 14New Line Cinema
75Getting Even with Dad$18,869,5941,955$18,869,594Jun 17Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
76Love Affair$18,272,8941,585$18,272,894Oct 21Warner Bros.
77Corrina, Corrina$18,244,319972$20,164,171Aug 12New Line Cinema
78Sugar Hill$18,225,518859$18,225,518Feb 25Twentieth Century Fox
79Jurassic Park$18,138,3072,566$357,067,947Jun 11Universal Pictures
80Milk Money$18,137,6611,361$18,137,661Sep 2Paramount Pictures
81Wes Craven's New Nightmare$18,090,1811,873$18,090,181Oct 14New Line Cinema
82Street Fighter$17,662,4401,738$33,423,521Dec 23Universal Pictures
83My Girl 2$17,359,7991,853$17,359,799Feb 11Columbia Pictures
84Miracle on 34th Street$17,320,1361,255$17,320,136Nov 18Twentieth Century Fox
85The War$16,928,5561,537$16,928,556Nov 4Universal Pictures
86Baby's Day Out$16,827,4021,707$16,827,402Jul 1Twentieth Century Fox
87Lightning Jack$16,821,2731,733$16,821,273Mar 11-
88Andre$16,820,8931,469$16,820,893Aug 19Paramount Pictures
89Blink$16,696,2191,540$16,696,219Jan 28New Line Cinema
90Terminal Velocity$16,487,3491,797$16,487,349Sep 23Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
91Monkey Trouble$16,453,2581,413$16,453,258Mar 18New Line Cinema
92Above the Rim$16,192,320891$16,192,320Mar 25New Line Cinema
93The Getaway$16,094,9741,659$16,094,974Feb 11Universal Pictures
94Little Women$15,999,9961,579$50,083,616Dec 21Sony Pictures Releasing
95The Shawshank Redemption$15,965,272972$28,341,469Sep 23Columbia Pictures
96Ri¢hie Ri¢h$15,690,1061,761$38,087,756Dec 21Warner Bros.
97The Jungle Book$15,406,3822,012$43,229,904Dec 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
98No Escape$15,339,0301,765$15,339,030Apr 29-
99Bad Girls$15,240,4352,012$15,240,435Apr 22Twentieth Century Fox
100Threesome$14,815,3171,218$14,815,317Apr 8TriStar Pictures
101The Pagemaster$13,670,6881,803$13,670,688Nov 23Twentieth Century Fox
102Crooklyn$13,642,8611,035$13,642,861May 13Universal Pictures
103Bullets Over Broadway$13,383,747278$13,383,747Oct 21Miramax
104Greedy$13,137,4841,732$13,137,484Mar 4Universal Pictures
105Speechless$12,737,2731,404$20,667,959Dec 16Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
106Little Big League$12,267,7901,606$12,267,790Jul 1Columbia Pictures
1073 Ninjas Kick Back$11,798,8542,043$11,798,854May 6TriStar Pictures
108The Ref$11,439,193861$11,439,193Mar 9Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
109Cops and Robbersons$11,391,0931,836$11,391,093Apr 15TriStar Pictures
110Thumbelina$11,373,5011,502$11,373,501Apr 1Warner Bros.
111Wayne's World 2$11,327,5432,400$48,197,805Dec 10Paramount Pictures
112The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert$11,220,670192$11,220,670Aug 10Gramercy Pictures (I)
113Camp Nowhere$10,475,7051,367$10,475,705Aug 26Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
114I'll Do Anything$10,424,6451,205$10,424,645Feb 4Columbia Pictures
115Martin Lawrence: You So Crazy$10,184,701517$10,184,701Apr 29The Samuel Goldwyn Company
116Lassie$9,979,6831,785$9,979,683Jul 22Paramount Pictures
117The Swan Princess$9,771,6581,406$9,771,658Nov 18New Line Cinema
118What's Eating Gilbert Grape$9,755,695611$10,032,765Dec 17Paramount Pictures
119Angie$9,398,3081,169$9,398,308Mar 4Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
120The Inkwell$8,880,705513$8,880,705Apr 22Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
121White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf$8,878,8391,877$8,878,839Apr 15Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
122I.Q.$8,836,5261,412$26,381,221Dec 25Paramount Pictures
123Nell$8,737,0721,236$33,683,817Dec 16Twentieth Century Fox
124The Puppet Masters$8,647,0421,482$8,647,042Oct 21Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
125Blankman$7,941,9771,615$7,941,977Aug 19Columbia Pictures
126The Chase$7,924,9551,633$7,924,955Mar 4Twentieth Century Fox
127Cool Runnings$7,920,1631,832$68,856,263Oct 1Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
128The Next Karate Kid$7,911,3801,489$8,914,777Aug 12Columbia Pictures
129Serial Mom$7,820,688560$7,820,688Apr 13-
130Surviving the Game$7,727,2561,034$7,727,256Apr 15New Line Cinema
131Clifford$7,408,7451,023$7,408,745Apr 1Orion Pictures
132The Fugitive$7,406,5382,425$183,875,760Aug 6Warner Bros.
133Clean Slate$7,355,4251,474$7,355,425May 6Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
134Eat Drink Man Woman$7,294,403217$7,294,403Aug 3The Samuel Goldwyn Company
135Barcelona$7,266,973274$7,266,973Jul 29Fine Line Features
136North$7,182,7471,481$7,182,747Jul 22Columbia Pictures
137Fresh$7,008,401413$8,094,616Aug 19Miramax
138Trial by Jury$6,971,7771,401$6,971,777Sep 9Warner Bros.
139Exit to Eden$6,841,5701,670$6,841,570Oct 14-
140Sirens$6,806,526299$7,770,731Mar 4Miramax
141The Road to Wellville$6,562,513806$6,562,513Oct 28Sony Pictures Releasing
142The House of the Spirits$6,265,311476$6,265,311Apr 1Miramax
143Widows' Peak$6,243,722193$6,243,722May 13Fine Line Features
144The Three Musketeers$6,201,6762,128$53,898,845Nov 12Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
145Trapped in Paradise$6,017,5091,286$6,017,509Dec 2Twentieth Century Fox
146Short Cuts$5,913,470165$6,110,979Oct 1Fine Line Features
147Ed Wood$5,887,457623$5,887,457Sep 30Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
148Six Degrees of Separation$5,791,496201$6,405,918Dec 10Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
149Airheads$5,751,8821,229$5,751,882Aug 5Twentieth Century Fox
150Geronimo: An American Legend$5,150,9241,636$18,635,620Dec 10Columbia Pictures
151Heaven & Earth$4,917,032781$5,864,949Dec 25Warner Bros.
152Ready to Wear$4,890,913736$11,300,653Dec 25Miramax
153Little Buddha$4,858,139139$4,858,139May 27Miramax
154Addams Family Values$4,690,1342,577$48,919,043Nov 19Paramount Pictures
155Black Beauty$4,630,3771,312$4,630,377Jul 29Warner Bros.
156Ghost in the Machine$4,628,8001,031$5,086,909Dec 31Twentieth Century Fox
157Wagons East$4,412,2971,771$4,412,297Aug 26TriStar Pictures
158Brainscan$4,352,0941,221$4,352,094Apr 22Triumph Releasing Corporation
159PCU$4,330,0201,741$4,330,020Apr 29Twentieth Century Fox
160Mixed Nuts$4,326,4551,318$6,821,850Dec 21Sony Pictures Releasing
161Jimmy Hollywood$3,783,003944$3,783,003Apr 1Paramount Pictures
162Cabin Boy$3,662,459593$3,662,459Jan 7Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
163A Simple Twist of Fate$3,430,583319$3,430,583Sep 2Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
164Gunmen$3,411,885802$3,411,885Feb 4Dimension Films
165Blue Sky$3,359,465205$3,359,465Sep 16Orion Pictures
166Squanto: A Warrior's Tale$3,342,2231,022$3,342,223Oct 28Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
167Romeo Is Bleeding$3,275,585247$3,275,585Feb 4Gramercy Pictures (I)
168Silent Fall$3,180,6741,253$3,180,674Oct 28Warner Bros.
169The Favor$3,134,3811,029$3,134,381Apr 29Orion Pictures
170Princess Caraboo$3,062,530301$3,062,530Sep 16TriStar Pictures
171China Moon$3,038,499377$3,038,499Mar 4Orion Pictures
172Clerks$3,017,44996$3,151,130Oct 19Miramax
173A Perfect World$2,967,4671,964$31,130,999Nov 24Warner Bros.
174The Hudsucker Proxy$2,816,518126$2,816,518Mar 11Warner Bros.
175The Scout$2,694,2341,585$2,694,234Sep 30Twentieth Century Fox
176Red Rock West$2,502,55122$2,502,551Jan 28Roxie Releasing
177Backbeat$2,392,589211$2,392,589Apr 15Gramercy Pictures (I)
178Double Dragon$2,341,3091,087$2,341,309Nov 4Gramercy Pictures (I)
179A Good Man in Africa$2,308,390794$2,308,390Sep 9Gramercy Pictures (I)
180Leprechaun 2$2,260,622252$2,260,622Apr 8Trimark Pictures
181Batman: Mask of the Phantasm$2,162,8661,506$5,617,391Dec 25Warner Bros.
182The Endless Summer 2$2,155,385302$2,155,385Jun 3New Line Cinema
183The Princess and the Goblin$2,105,078795$2,105,078Jun 3Hemdale
184The Remains of the Day$1,911,296517$23,237,911Nov 5Columbia Pictures
185Bitter Moon$1,862,80562$1,862,805Mar 18Fine Line Features
186Screen Two: The Clothes in the Wardrobe$1,734,97763$2,106,846Dec 21The Samuel Goldwyn Company
187Even Cowgirls Get the Blues$1,708,873533$1,708,873May 20Fine Line Features
188Death Wish V: The Face of Death$1,702,394248$1,702,394Jan 14Trimark Pictures
189Naked$1,696,87526$1,769,305Dec 17New Line Cinema
190Chasers$1,596,687782$1,596,687Apr 22Warner Bros.
191Being Human$1,519,366224$1,519,366May 6Warner Bros.
192Spanking the Monkey$1,359,73637$1,359,736Jul 15Fine Line Features
193Radioland Murders$1,316,865844$1,316,865Oct 21Universal Pictures
194Car 54, Where Are You?$1,238,080608$1,238,080Jan 28Orion Pictures
195Three Colors: White$1,237,21938$1,237,219Jun 10Miramax
196A Million to Juan$1,220,842181$1,220,842May 13The Samuel Goldwyn Company
197Three Colors: Blue$1,112,10719$1,324,974Nov 30Miramax
198Cobb$1,007,5834$1,007,583Dec 2Warner Bros.
199The War Room$866,00421$901,668Nov 3October Films
200Mother's Boys$737,548140$737,548Mar 18Miramax
201Drop Squad$734,693163$734,693Oct 28Gramercy Pictures (I)
202Faraway, So Close!$676,04015$810,455Dec 21Sony Pictures Classics
203Vanya on 42nd Street$658,50128$1,746,050Oct 21Sony Pictures Classics
204Cronos$621,39228$621,392Apr 1October Films
205The Advocate$602,32917$602,329Aug 24Miramax
206Where the Rivers Flow North$595,50514$595,505Jan 14Caledonia Pictures
207The Browning Version$487,39124$487,391Oct 12Paramount Pictures
208Colonel Chabert$464,2842$464,284Dec 23October Films
209The Wonderful, Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl$449,7073$449,707Mar 18Kino International
210Body Snatchers$428,86834$428,868Jan 14Warner Bros.
211Killing Zoe$418,96114$418,961Aug 19October Films
212Golden Gate$395,105390$395,105Jan 28The Samuel Goldwyn Company
213Nostradamus$364,1649$364,164Sep 16Orion Classics
214The Cement Garden$322,9757$322,975Feb 11October Films
215Trading Mom$319,12340$319,123May 13Trimark Pictures
216Legends of the Fall$310,5252,038$66,638,883Dec 23Sony Pictures Releasing
217The Slingshot$308,36816$308,368Jun 3Sony Pictures Classics
218Heavenly Creatures$297,72357$3,049,135Nov 16Miramax
219That's Entertainment! III$280,1636$280,163May 6Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
220Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
1994 Re-release
$275,9021$275,902Jul 13Sony Pictures Repertory
221Dream Lover$256,26413$256,264May 6Gramercy Pictures (I)
222Wrestling Ernest Hemingway$255,06947$278,720Dec 17Warner Bros.
223The New Age$245,21712$245,217Sep 16Warner Bros.
224Nobody's Fool$237,0021,107$39,491,975Dec 23Paramount Pictures
225Fear of a Black Hat$233,8245$233,824Jun 3IDP Distribution
226Immortal Beloved$187,856463$9,914,409Dec 16Sony Pictures Releasing
227La scorta$147,1075$147,107May 6First Look International
228Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle$134,44667$2,144,667Nov 23Fine Line Features
229Oleanna$124,69322$124,693Nov 4The Samuel Goldwyn Company
230Death and the Maiden$113,170572$3,103,716Dec 23Fine Line Features
231A Place in the World$99,7073$99,707Jul 1First Look International
232The Saint of Fort Washington$99,05916$134,454Nov 17Warner Bros.
233In Custody$92,6123$92,612Apr 15Sony Pictures Classics
234Imaginary Crimes$89,6117$89,611Oct 14Warner Bros.
235The Last Seduction$87,336151$5,842,603Oct 26October Films
236Second Best$86,1159$86,115Sep 30Warner Bros.
237The Beans of Egypt, Maine$73,9562$73,956Nov 23IRS Media
238Freedom on My Mind$71,1761$71,176Jun 22Tara Releasing
239The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb$70,4413$70,441Nov 4Tara Releasing
240A Man of No Importance$62,09923$920,916Dec 22Sony Pictures Classics
241Silent Tongue$61,2743$61,274Feb 25Trimark Pictures
242It's Pat: The Movie$60,82233$60,822Aug 26Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
243The Making of '...And God Spoke'$58,4846$58,484Sep 23Artisan Entertainment
244To Live$53,64167$2,332,728Nov 18The Samuel Goldwyn Company
245High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music$53,3192$53,319Apr 29Tara Releasing
246Paris, France$44,1591$44,159Feb 4Alliance Atlantis Vivafilm
247L'Enfer$39,0032$39,003Oct 19-
248Tom & Viv$35,35221$538,534Dec 2Miramax
249Love and a .45$35,2004$35,200Nov 23Trimark Pictures
250The Madness of King George$34,848464$15,238,689Dec 30The Samuel Goldwyn Company
251Hoop Dreams$33,385262$7,830,611Oct 14Fine Line Features
252Sleep with Me$33,00467$200,151Sep 23Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
253Federal Hill$27,10311$514,775Dec 9Trimark Pictures
254American Masters: The Life and Times of Allen Ginsberg$22,6922$22,692Feb 17First Run
255Floundering$20,0312$20,031Nov 4Strand Releasing
256Pontiac Moon$11,66910$11,669Nov 4Paramount Pictures
257Safe Passage$10,422263$1,618,282Dec 25New Line Cinema
258Century$7,2711$7,271Dec 9IRS Media
259Killer$1,3869$297,415Dec 30-