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1986 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1986

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–209
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
101102Mona LisaIsland Pictures$5,794,184162$99,36146/13
102158Down by LawIsland Pictures$1,435,668N/AN/AN/A9/20
103182Nobody's Fool (1986)Island Pictures$563,358290$258,10029011/7
10420Poltergeist II: The Other SideMGM$40,996,6651,599$12,357,1901,5965/23
10527Running ScaredMGM$38,500,7261,376$5,227,7571,3766/27
10679Wise GuysMGM$8,475,466424$1,324,4563384/18
107939 1/2 WeeksMGM$6,735,92228$328,804282/21
108142Shanghai SurpriseMGM$2,315,683401$729,8854018/29
109155SolarbabiesMGM$1,579,260692$704,69269211/26
110174Ginger & FredMGM$837,6231$22,72513/28
111177Where the River Runs BlackMGM$676,166N/AN/AN/A9/19
112184Dream LoverMGM$502,237171$202,7331712/21
113187Weekend WarriorsMoviestore Ent.$351,62375N/AN/A8/29
114122The WraithNew Century$3,500,000588$1,402,53558811/21
11564CrittersNew Line$13,167,232633$1,618,8005404/11
116152Quiet CoolNew Line$1,900,000470$815,81247011/7
11736Soul ManNew World$27,820,0001,320$4,422,1791,28210/24
11847HouseNew World$19,444,6311,440$5,923,9721,4402/28
11994Black Moon RisingNew World$6,637,565902$2,775,3889021/10
120106VampNew World$4,941,1171,104$2,187,4581,1047/18
121115No Retreat, No SurrenderNew World$4,662,137371$739,7232415/2
122135Reform School GirlsNew World$2,510,433N/AN/AN/A8/22
123150Jake SpeedNew World$1,943,751795$1,058,0487955/30
124179Knights of the CityNew World$601,451N/AN/AN/A2/14
125180Code Name: Wild GeeseNew World$600,000N/AN/AN/A8/29
126138My Beautiful LaundretteOrion Classics$2,451,545N/AN/AN/A3/7
1273PlatoonOrion Pictures$138,530,5651,564$241,080612/19
1286Back to SchoolOrion Pictures$91,258,0001,751$8,881,0351,6056/13
12924Three AmigosOrion Pictures$39,246,7341,466$5,939,0001,38512/12
13030Hannah and Her SistersOrion Pictures$35,392,203761$1,265,826542/7
13135HoosiersOrion Pictures$28,607,5241,048$220,0683011/14
13245F/XOrion Pictures$20,603,715914$3,240,6959142/7
13380Something WildOrion Pictures$8,362,969916$1,825,71791411/7
13482Haunted HoneymoonOrion Pictures$8,033,3971,047$2,768,0031,0467/25
13595Just Between FriendsOrion Pictures$6,408,791352$1,390,7183523/21
136141At Close RangeOrion Pictures$2,347,00083$180,286394/18
137170Absolute BeginnersOrion Pictures$930,2114$83,74344/18
13887WitchboardPalisades Ent.$7,369,3731,068$95,4351512/31
139124Born AmericanPalisades Ent.$3,388,0201,071$2,225,4751,0718/29
140129Deadtime StoriesPalisades Ent.$2,750,741255$708,11225511/28
141192Something SpecialPalisades Ent.$277,405182$214,00018211/14
1421Top GunParamount$176,781,7281,531$8,193,0521,0285/16
1432Crocodile DundeeParamount$174,803,5061,495$8,038,8558799/26
1445Star Trek IV: The Voyage HomeParamount$109,713,1321,956$16,881,8881,34911/26
1458The Golden ChildParamount$79,817,9371,714$11,549,7111,66712/12
14610Ferris Bueller's Day OffParamount$70,136,3691,330$6,275,6471,3306/13
14722Pretty in PinkParamount$40,471,6631,117$6,065,8708272/28
14829Gung HoParamount$36,611,6101,175$7,170,8301,1503/14
14932Children of a Lesser GodParamount$31,853,080544$1,909,08421510/3
15039HeartburnParamount$25,314,189850$5,783,0798437/25
15146Friday the 13th Part VIParamount$19,472,0571,610$6,750,8371,6108/1
15265April Fool's DayParamount$12,947,7631,202$3,373,7791,2023/28
15391Blue CityParamount$6,947,7871,050$2,748,0961,0505/2
154116Fire with FireParamount$4,636,1691,000$1,770,0431,0005/9
155191Lady JaneParamount$277,64614$55,964142/7
15620116 Days of GloryParamount$83,857N/AN/AN/A3/7
157128Sid and NancySamuel Goldwyn$2,826,52343$50,829210/17
158137Desert HeartsSamuel Goldwyn$2,492,088N/AN/AN/A3/7
159145Turtle DiarySamuel Goldwyn$2,156,77240$40,11522/14
160146Three Men and a CradleSamuel Goldwyn$2,052,46632$25,38014/25
161196The Girl in the PictureSamuel Goldwyn$202,428N/AN/AN/A7/9
162168Belizaire the CajunSkouras$1,142,243N/AN/AN/A6/13
163194The Gospel According to VicSkouras$267,24911$10,680510/17
16419Peggy Sue Got MarriedTriStar$41,382,8411,107$6,942,40886510/10
16521Short CircuitTriStar$40,697,7611,310$5,346,8081,0335/9
16626About Last Night...TriStar$38,702,310887$3,152,4696427/4
16731Nothing in CommonTriStar$32,324,557980$3,279,6506188/1
16841Iron EagleTriStar$24,159,8721,129$6,104,7541,0801/17
16966LabyrinthTriStar$12,729,9171,141$3,549,2431,1416/27
17068No MercyTriStar$12,303,9041,206$2,198,0691,20612/19
171100The HitcherTriStar$5,844,868794$2,134,2147942/21
172108Band of the HandTriStar$4,865,912930$2,235,7209304/11
173123Head OfficeTriStar$3,393,807907$1,937,9349071/3
174147RADTriStar$2,015,882286$408,9802863/21
1751608 Million Ways to DieTriStar$1,305,114215$609,9552154/25
176165Touch and GoTriStar$1,254,040201$126,939518/22
177181Night of the CreepsTriStar$591,36670$220,800708/22
178188La Cage aux Folles 3TriStar$345,28049$196,894492/14
179190Every Time We Say GoodbyeTriStar$278,62363$118,2006311/14
180197Let's Get HarryTriStar$140,980N/AN/AN/A10/31
18157YoungbloodUnited Artists$15,448,3841,354$4,183,2921,3541/31
18214Legal EaglesUniversal$49,851,5911,248$8,043,3601,2486/20
18316An American TailUniversal$47,483,0021,249$5,234,4461,24611/21
18428The Money PitUniversal$37,499,6511,193$5,344,5551,1893/28
18553Howard the DuckUniversal$16,295,7741,563$5,070,1361,5548/1
18656LegendUniversal$15,502,1121,187$4,261,1541,1874/18
18759Psycho IIIUniversal$14,481,6061,408$3,238,4001,4087/4
18861Sweet LibertyUniversal$14,205,0211,238$3,160,8911,2345/16
18969Brighton Beach MemoirsUniversal$11,957,943778$2,580,75077512/26
19084The Best of TimesUniversal$7,790,931872$2,419,8008721/31
191127BulliesUniversal$2,995,5271,005$1,532,6051,0058/29
192130Playing for Keeps (1986)Universal$2,669,3661,148$1,406,3001,14810/3
193157ClockwiseUniversal$1,476,35638$156,0662210/10
194185'Night, MotherUniversal$441,86335$49,16439/12
195204The VindicatorUnknown$12,000N/AN/AN/A2/14
19615CobraWarner Bros.$49,042,2242,131$12,653,0322,1315/23
19717Police Academy 3: Back in TrainingWarner Bros.$43,579,1631,788$9,049,5861,7883/21
19818Heartbreak RidgeWarner Bros.$42,724,0171,647$8,100,8401,47012/5
19925Little Shop of HorrorsWarner Bros.$38,748,3951,183$3,659,88486612/19
20037WildcatsWarner Bros.$26,285,5441,062$5,472,9051,0542/14
Summary of 209 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,202,619,999----
Averages:$15,323,541----
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