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1985 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1985

#1–100 - #101–180
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
10159Return of the Living DeadOrion Pictures$14,237,8801,506$4,403,1691,5068/16
10278The Purple Rose of CairoOrion Pictures$10,631,333419$114,09533/1
10389Tuff TurfOrion Pictures$9,369,329653$1,509,3804401/11
10495Secret AdmirerOrion Pictures$8,622,7571,300$2,414,9841,3006/14
105119The Mean SeasonOrion Pictures$4,349,446876$1,560,5918762/15
106123The Heavenly KidOrion Pictures$3,852,2711,019$1,614,2251,0197/26
107134MaxieOrion Pictures$2,564,278778$1,121,5317789/27
108170The Bay BoyOrion Pictures$162,364N/AN/AN/A2/15
1098WitnessParamount$68,706,9931,169$4,539,9908762/8
11036Summer RentalParamount$24,689,7031,595$5,754,2591,5848/9
11141Friday the 13th - Part VParamount$21,930,4181,759$8,032,8831,7593/22
11246Young Sherlock HolmesParamount$19,739,5751,502$2,538,23492012/6
11357ClueParamount$14,643,9971,022$2,014,1661,00612/13
11468Compromising PositionsParamount$12,531,831574$3,014,7565708/30
11569Silver BulletParamount$12,361,8661,285$4,013,5631,28510/11
11686ExplorersParamount$9,873,0441,750$3,607,3401,7507/12
11794That Was Then... This Is NowParamount$8,630,068800$2,502,78080011/8
11899D.A.R.Y.L.Paramount$7,840,8731,100$2,649,8321,1006/14
119109Rustler's RhapsodyParamount$6,090,4971,480$2,374,9731,4805/10
120114King DavidParamount$5,111,099731$2,212,4817303/29
12140The Care Bears Movie Samuel Goldwyn$22,934,6221,003$3,725,0011,0033/29
12284Once BittenSamuel Goldwyn$10,000,0001,095$4,025,6571,09511/15
123137Dance with a StrangerSamuel Goldwyn$2,174,622N/AN/AN/A8/9
124142Bring On the NightSamuel Goldwyn$1,890,571409$1,132,11240911/8
125147The Perils of Gwendolyn in the Land of Yik YakSamuel Goldwyn$1,337,274500$1,337,2745001/25
126172Petit ConSamuel Goldwyn$127,426N/AN/AN/A4/19
127139The Quiet EarthSkouras$2,123,1351$9,825110/18
128178Smooth TalkSpectrafilm$16,7852$16,785211/15
1292Rambo: First Blood Part IITriStar$150,415,4322,074$20,176,2172,0745/22
13033The Last DragonTriStar$25,754,2841,039$5,254,3591,0383/22
13139Santa Claus: The MovieTriStar$23,717,2911,585$5,647,16097011/27
13245VolunteersTriStar$19,875,7401,560$5,184,3601,5608/16
13366Real GeniusTriStar$12,952,019990$2,557,1809908/9
13471LifeforceTriStar$11,603,5451,526$4,209,1361,5266/21
13590Sweet DreamsTriStar$9,085,049778$2,161,28477810/4
136129The Legend of Billie JeanTriStar$3,099,497903$1,466,8849037/19
137167Private ResortTriStar$331,816102$163,7041025/3
1383Rocky IVUnited Artists$127,873,7162,254$19,991,5371,32511/27
139115Day of the DeadUnited Film Distribution Company$5,000,000168$1,700,0001687/19
1401Back to the FutureUniversal$210,609,7621,550$11,152,5001,4207/3
1415Out of AfricaUniversal$87,071,2051,102$3,637,29092212/20
14212FletchUniversal$50,612,8881,303$7,022,9701,2255/31
14315MaskUniversal$48,230,1621,024$135,49943/8
14416The Breakfast ClubUniversal$45,875,1711,118$5,107,5991,0712/15
14520Brewster's MillionsUniversal$40,833,1321,521$9,858,9051,5215/22
14621E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (Re-issue)Universal$40,607,5021,701$8,807,0231,6847/19
14738Weird ScienceUniversal$23,834,0481,172$4,895,4211,1588/2
14876Gotcha!Universal$10,806,9191,218$2,360,4841,2185/3
14985BrazilUniversal$9,929,135173$30,099112/18
15096StickUniversal$8,489,5181,173$3,358,2991,1734/26
151102Into the NightUniversal$7,562,1641,096$2,574,4381,0962/22
152113CreatorUniversal$5,349,607820$2,019,7288209/20
153150DreamchildUniversal$1,215,9233N/AN/A10/4
154160Morons from Outer SpaceUniversal$441,137N/AN/AN/A9/20
155162The Holcroft CovenantUniversal$393,82573$151,6277310/18
156175Wild Geese IIUniversal$69,342N/AN/AN/A10/18
1574The Color PurpleWarner Bros.$94,175,8541,109$1,710,33319212/20
1589The GooniesWarner Bros.$61,389,6801,705$9,105,9131,7056/7
15910Spies Like UsWarner Bros.$60,088,9801,700$8,614,0391,55612/6
16011Police Academy 2: Their First AssignmentWarner Bros.$55,600,0001,613$10,675,8961,6133/29
16114European VacationWarner Bros.$49,364,6211,547$12,329,6271,5467/26
16218Pale RiderWarner Bros.$41,410,5681,710$9,119,1111,7106/28
16319Pee-Wee's Big AdventureWarner Bros.$40,940,662894$4,545,8478298/9
16424Mad Max Beyond ThunderdomeWarner Bros.$36,230,2191,475$7,283,7141,4747/12
16548LadyhawkeWarner Bros.$18,432,0001,056$3,450,5361,0564/12
16662Follow That Bird (Sesame St.)Warner Bros.$13,961,3701,129$2,415,6261,1298/2
16765Vision QuestWarner Bros.$12,993,175993$2,651,6659932/15
16875Krush GrooveWarner Bros.$11,052,713519$2,905,29351910/25
16980After HoursWarner Bros.$10,609,321503$45,43519/13
17082Better Off DeadWarner Bros.$10,297,601650$56,371138/23
17183Lost in AmericaWarner Bros.$10,179,000315$154,87763/15
17291TargetWarner Bros.$9,023,1991,085$2,670,5221,08511/8
173116Gremlins (Re-issue)Warner Bros.$4,914,6431,174$2,393,7781,1748/30
174117Rainbow Brite and the Star StealerWarner Bros.$4,889,9711,090$1,847,9621,08811/15
175145American FlyersWarner Bros.$1,420,3555$78,34558/16
176152The Protector (1985)Warner Bros.$981,817N/AN/AN/A8/23
177161Mishima: A Life in Four ChaptersWarner Bros.$437,54714N/AN/A9/13
178166RevolutionWarner Bros.$358,57430$52,755412/25
179168EleniWarner Bros.$305,1024$27,875111/1
180174FandangoWarner Bros.$91,66627$50,437271/25
Summary of 180 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,056,361,529----
Averages:$16,979,786----
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