1989 Worldwide Box Office

RankRelease Group WorldwideDomestic%Foreign%
1Batman$251,188,924$251,188,924100%--
2Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade$197,171,806$197,171,806100%--
3Dead Poets Society$174,997,852$95,860,11654.8%$79,137,73645.2%
4Lethal Weapon 2$147,253,986$147,253,986100%--
5Look Who's Talking$140,088,813$140,088,813100%--
6Honey, I Shrunk the Kids$130,724,172$130,724,172100%--
7Back to the Future Part II$118,549,330$118,450,00299.9%$99,328<0.1%
8Ghostbusters II$112,494,738$112,494,738100%--
9Driving Miss Daisy$106,593,296$106,593,296100%--
10Parenthood$100,047,830$100,047,830100%--
11When Harry Met Sally...$92,823,546$92,823,546100%--
12The War of the Roses$86,888,546$86,888,546100%--
13The Little Mermaid$84,355,863$84,355,863100%--
14Steel Magnolias$83,759,091$83,759,091100%--
15National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation$71,319,526$71,319,526100%--
16Turner & Hooch$71,079,915$71,079,915100%--
17Born on the Fourth of July$70,001,698$70,001,698100%--
18Uncle Buck$66,758,538$66,758,538100%--
19Field of Dreams$64,431,625$64,431,625100%--
20Tango & Cash$63,408,614$63,408,614100%--
21Harlem Nights$60,864,870$60,864,870100%--
22Sea of Love$58,571,513$58,571,513100%--
23Pet Sematary$57,469,467$57,469,467100%--
24The Abyss$54,222,310$54,222,310100%--
25Star Trek V: The Final Frontier$52,210,049$52,210,049100%--
26Major League$49,797,148$49,797,148100%--
27See No Evil, Hear No Evil$46,908,987$46,908,987100%--
28Black Rain$46,212,055$46,212,055100%--
29Always$43,858,790$43,858,790100%--
30K-9$43,247,647$43,247,647100%--
31Three Fugitives$40,586,886$40,586,886100%--
32Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure$40,485,039$40,485,039100%--
33The Karate Kid Part III$38,956,288$38,956,288100%--
34The 'Burbs$36,601,993$36,601,993100%--
35Fletch Lives$35,150,960$35,150,960100%--
36Licence to Kill$34,667,015$34,667,015100%--
37Lean on Me$31,906,454$31,906,454100%--
38The Bear$31,753,898$31,753,898100%--
39Weekend at Bernie's$30,218,387$30,218,387100%--
40Road House$30,050,028$30,050,028100%--
41Peter Pan 1989 Re-release$29,445,131$29,445,131100%--
42The Dream Team$28,890,240$28,890,240100%--
43Do the Right Thing$27,545,445$27,545,445100%--
44All Dogs Go to Heaven$27,100,027$27,100,027100%--
45Glory$26,828,365$26,828,365100%--
46Sex, Lies, and Videotape$24,742,089$24,741,667100%$422<0.1%
47A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child$22,168,359$22,168,359100%--
48Dad$22,103,037$22,103,037100%--
49Lock Up$22,099,847$22,099,847100%--
50Cousins$22,026,369$22,026,369100%--
51The Rescuers 1989 Re-release$21,215,869$21,215,869100%--
52Say Anything$20,781,385$20,781,385100%--
53An Innocent Man$20,047,604$20,047,604100%--
54The Fly II$20,021,322$20,021,322100%--
55Skin Deep$19,674,852$19,674,852100%--
56Blaze$19,131,246$19,131,246100%--
57Her Alibi$18,699,037$18,699,037100%--
58Casualties of War$18,671,317$18,671,317100%--
59Prancer$18,587,135$18,587,135100%--
60The Fabulous Baker Boys$18,428,904$18,428,904100%--
61Crimes and Misdemeanors$18,254,702$18,254,702100%--
62Shocker$16,554,699$16,554,699100%--
63Chances Are$16,278,590$16,278,590100%--
64No Holds Barred$16,093,651$16,093,651100%--
65Next of Kin$15,942,628$15,942,628100%--
66Leviathan$15,704,614$15,704,614100%--
67She-Devil$15,351,421$15,351,421100%--
68My Left Foot$14,743,391$14,743,391100%--
69Kickboxer$14,697,005$14,697,005100%--
70Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan$14,343,976$14,343,976100%--
71The Wizard$14,278,900$14,278,900100%--
72Great Balls of Fire!$13,741,060$13,741,060100%--
73Family Business$12,195,695$12,195,695100%--
74Pink Cadillac$12,143,484$12,143,484100%--
75She's Out of Control$12,065,892$12,065,892100%--
76Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers$11,642,254$11,642,254100%--
77Gross Anatomy$11,604,598$11,604,598100%--
78Police Academy 6: City Under Siege$11,567,217$11,567,217100%--
79Young Einstein$11,536,599$11,536,599100%--
80Who's Harry Crumb?$10,982,364$10,982,364100%--
81New York Stories$10,763,469$10,763,469100%--
82The Package$10,647,219$10,647,219100%--
83We're No Angels$10,555,348$10,555,348100%--
84Cyborg$10,166,459$10,166,459100%--
85Henry V$10,161,099$10,161,099100%--
86Criminal Law$9,974,446$9,974,446100%--
87Tap$9,114,702$9,114,702100%--
88Renegades$9,015,164$9,015,164100%--
89Scandal$8,800,000$8,800,000100%--
90True Believer$8,742,750$8,742,750100%--
91Troop Beverly Hills$8,508,843$8,508,843100%--
92Cheetah$8,153,677$8,153,677100%--
93DeepStar Six$8,143,225$8,143,225100%--
94Dead Bang$8,125,592$8,125,592100%--
95The Adventures of Baron Munchausen$8,083,123$8,083,123100%--
96Dead Calm$7,825,009$7,825,009100%--
97Enemies, A Love Story$7,754,571$7,754,571100%--
98Disorganized Crime$7,723,506$7,723,506100%--
99Johnny Handsome$7,237,794$7,237,794100%--
100Lawrence of Arabia 1989 Re-release$6,986,278$6,986,278100%--
101Relentless$6,985,999$6,985,999100%--
102Shag$6,957,975$6,957,975100%--
103Roger & Me$6,706,368$6,706,368100%--
104Music Box$6,263,883$6,263,883100%--
105UHF$6,157,157$6,157,157100%--
106Shirley Valentine$6,056,912$6,056,912100%--
107Immediate Family$5,932,613$5,932,613100%--
108Millennium$5,777,099$5,777,099100%--
109Dream a Little Dream$5,552,441$5,552,441100%--
110Second Sight$5,368,865$5,368,865100%--
111Let It Ride$4,973,285$4,973,285100%--
112See You in the Morning$4,795,009$4,795,009100%--
113Drugstore Cowboy$4,729,352$4,729,352100%--
114The January Man$4,611,062$4,611,062100%--
115The Mighty Quinn$4,557,214$4,557,214100%--
116Staying Together$4,348,025$4,348,025100%--
117Listen to Me$4,299,023$4,299,023100%--
118Red Scorpion$4,192,440$4,192,440100%--
119Loverboy$3,960,327$3,960,327100%--
120The Phantom of the Opera$3,953,745$3,953,745100%--
121Earth Girls Are Easy$3,916,303$3,916,303100%--
122A Dry White Season$3,766,879$3,766,879100%--
123Worth Winning$3,690,328$3,690,328100%--
124Old Gringo$3,574,256$3,574,256100%--
125Fat Man and Little Boy$3,563,162$3,563,162100%--
126Physical Evidence$3,560,932$3,560,932100%--
127In Country$3,531,971$3,531,971100%--
128Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects$3,416,846$3,416,846100%--
129Camille Claudel$3,331,297$3,331,297100%--
130Rude Awakening$3,169,719$3,169,719100%--
131Speed Zone$3,077,361$3,077,361100%--
132Fright Night Part 2$2,983,784$2,983,784100%--
133976-EVIL$2,955,917$2,955,917100%--
134The Adventures of Milo and Otis$2,948,215$2,948,215100%--
135Gleaming the Cube$2,777,280$2,777,280100%--
136Farewell to the King$2,420,917$2,420,917100%--
137Gone with the Wind 1989 Re-release$2,403,316$2,403,316100%--
138Chocolat$2,317,091$2,317,091100%--
139Sing$2,260,616$2,260,616100%--
140Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills$2,156,471$2,156,471100%--
141Jacknife$2,049,769$2,049,769100%--
142Rooftops$2,043,889$2,043,889100%--
143Winter People$2,023,282$2,023,282100%--
144Erik the Viking$1,932,642$1,932,642100%--
145Communion$1,919,653$1,919,653100%--
146Breaking In$1,877,618$1,877,618100%--
147Cookie$1,869,417$1,869,417100%--
148Miss Firecracker$1,852,655$1,852,655100%--
149Bloodfist$1,770,082$1,770,082100%--
150The Horror Show$1,738,897$1,738,897100%--
151Best of the Best$1,700,000$1,700,000100%--
152How I Got Into College$1,642,239$1,642,239100%--
153Stepfather II: Make Room for Daddy$1,519,796$1,519,796100%--
154The Simpsons: Family Portrait/Beat Dedication/Propagandance/Scaredy Cat!/Rarg/Knick Knack/Pencil Dance/Quinoscopio 2/Umbabarauma/Goodnight Norma... Goodnight Milton.../Tin Toy/25 Ways to Quit Smoking$1,487,606$1,487,606100%--
155True Love$1,354,268$1,354,268100%--
156The Navigator: A Medieval Odyssey$1,333,379$1,333,379100%--
157Romero$1,316,495$1,316,495100%--
158Babar: The Movie$1,305,187$1,305,187100%--
159Apartment Zero$1,267,578$1,267,578100%--
160Little Vera$1,262,598$1,262,598100%--
161Queen of Hearts$1,236,844$1,236,844100%--
162High Hopes$1,192,322$1,192,322100%--
163Murmur of the Heart$1,160,784$1,160,784100%--
164Miracle Mile$1,145,404$1,145,404100%--
165Valmont$1,132,112$1,132,112100%--
166Heathers$1,108,462$1,108,462100%--
167Heart of Dixie$1,097,333$1,097,333100%--
168Wired$1,089,000$1,089,000100%--
169The Music Teacher$1,086,894$1,086,894100%--
170Welcome Home$1,029,822$1,029,822100%--
171Pumpkinhead 1989 Re-release$1,000,000$1,000,000100%--
172Getting It Right$960,385$960,385100%--
173American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt$902,152$902,152100%--
174Parents$870,532$870,532100%--
175Crack House$862,551$862,551100%--
176The Terror Within$858,591$858,591100%--
177Little Monsters$793,775$793,775100%--
178The Toxic Avenger Part II$792,966$792,966100%--
179For All Mankind$770,132$770,132100%--
180The Girl in a Swing$747,013$747,013100%--
181Vampire's Kiss$725,131$725,131100%--
182Distant Voices, Still Lives$688,329$688,329100%--
183Wuthering Heights$624,643$624,643100%--
184The Wizard of Oz 1989 Re-release$612,300$612,300100%--
185Eddie and the Cruisers II: Eddie Lives!$536,508$536,508100%--
186Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser$518,918$518,918100%--
187Slaves of New York$463,972$463,972100%--
188The Rainbow$444,055$444,055100%--
189Akira$439,162$439,162100%--
190How to Get Ahead in Advertising$418,053$418,053100%--
191Triumph of the Spirit$408,839$408,839100%--
192The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie$363,561$363,561100%--
193Night Game$337,812$337,812100%--
194Crusoe$315,421$315,421100%--
195Out Cold$294,266$294,266100%--
196Powwow Highway$283,747$283,747100%--
197Kill Me Again$283,694$283,694100%--
198Heavy Petting$272,371$272,371100%--
199Paperhouse$241,278$241,278100%--
200Weapons of the Spirit$232,981$232,981100%--