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1988 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1988

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–254
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1011141969Atl$5,979,011520$1,709,12052011/18
102133Dead HeatNW$3,588,6261,012$1,667,0361,0125/6
103117Elvira, Mistress of the DarkNW$5,596,267627$1,660,0416279/30
104139The Big BlueCol.$3,500,000967$1,617,4629678/19
105106A Cry in the DarkWB$6,908,797334$1,561,79333411/11
10614918 AgainNW$2,567,0991,152$1,475,6451,1524/8
107132Imagine: John LennonWB$3,753,977561$1,412,21356110/7
108129FedsWB$3,838,793850$1,388,31785010/28
109128Memories of MeMGM$3,965,604723$1,388,1237239/30
110150KansasTWE$2,432,536847$1,274,7428479/23
11196Without a ClueOrion$8,539,181491$1,246,77228010/21
11276Mystic PizzaGold.$12,793,213440$1,163,93940110/21
113116Eight Men OutOrion$5,680,515349$1,129,4911479/2
114131Sweet Hearts DanceTriS$3,790,493246$1,116,9022469/23
115146Messenger of DeathCan.$3,074,681450$1,035,2794509/16
116127BAT-21TriS$3,966,256516$982,08024810/21
117136New Adventures of Pippi LongstockingCol.$3,569,939844$933,4628447/29
118157VibesCol.$1,883,8111,003$916,4821,0038/5
119160Little NikitaCol.$1,733,070376$866,3983763/18
120135Tougher Than LeatherNL$3,582,760130$748,1931309/16
121141PumpkinheadUA$3,385,516353$686,56735110/14
122190SpellbinderMGM$657,446326$657,4463269/23
123179Appointment with DeathCan.$960,040465$603,6504654/15
1247Die HardFox$83,008,8521,713$601,851217/15
125170Patty HearstAtl$1,223,326460$601,6804609/23
126138Things ChangeCol.$3,527,88699$600,8099910/21
127121Clara's HeartWB$5,194,491315$588,8697410/7
128107Hairspray (1988)NL$6,671,108227$577,287792/26
129165Two Moon JunctionLori$1,547,397458$558,9084584/29
13074I'm Gonna Git You SuckaUA$13,030,057266$543,58813512/16
13181BloodsportCan.$11,806,119124$515,7211232/26
132172A Time of DestinyCol.$1,212,487220$509,3972164/22
133188Split DecisionsNCeV$695,822405$423,30340511/11
134184Bulletproof (1988)Uni.$807,947268$421,3022685/13
13569Stand and DeliverWB$13,994,920472$411,884303/11
13697The Last Temptation of ChristUni.$8,373,585123$401,21198/12
137187And God Created WomanVest$717,376385$393,6473853/4
13842Gorillas in the MistUni.$24,720,4791,085$366,925159/23
139213Rent-A-CopKing$295,000193$295,0001931/15
140161Lady in WhiteNCeV$1,705,139107$282,652904/22
141145Dominick and EugeneOrion$3,076,03176$280,763613/18
142196BusterHemd$540,000217$265,03821711/23
143180WatchersUni.$940,173161$260,82016112/2
14433Mississippi BurningOrion$34,603,9431,134$225,034912/9
145214Plain ClothesPar.$289,323193$222,6811934/15
146147Running on EmptyWB$2,835,116238$215,157229/9
147198Full Moon in Blue WaterTWE$450,72656$212,9635611/23
14888The Unbearable Lightness of BeingOrion$10,006,806140$202,189132/5
14915BeachesBV$57,041,8661,122$198,361712/23
150189Maniac CopSGE$671,38250$188,348505/13
151227My Best Friend Is a VampireKing$174,380170$174,3801705/6
152137Madame SousatzkaUni.$3,548,238123$172,7402010/14
15347PunchlineCol.$21,042,667917$160,74249/30
154209TapeheadsAve$343,786138$133,33013810/21
15512A Fish Called WandaMGM$62,493,7121,223$115,41837/15
156217Judgment in BerlinNL$229,55681$113,743815/6
157231TaffinMGM$159,969204$107,3032042/26
15835The Accidental TouristWB$32,632,093954$97,578312/23
159148The Manchurian Candidate (re-issue)MGM$2,757,25649$87,85052/12
16032Dangerous LiaisonsWB$34,670,720762$84,451312/23
161233Distant ThunderPar.$156,18831$82,1863111/11
162140Talk RadioUni.$3,468,572653$80,547612/23
163178Five CornersCinpx$969,20513$78,602121/22
164163Another WomanOrion$1,562,74924$75,196410/14
165224Miles from HomeCinc$188,96432$72,872329/16
166122Torch Song TrilogyNL$4,865,997135$70,022612/16
167226Seven Hours to JudgmentTWE$177,82073$66,352739/16
168207PrisonNW$345,70442$63,792425/6
169234Hanna's WarCan.$139,79635$60,9863511/23
170225Rocket GibraltarCol.$187,3495$60,52359/2
171238The TelephoneNW$99,97850$54,811501/22
172204Light YearsMira.$370,6987$48,66571/29
17371The Milagro Beanfield WarUni.$13,825,794437$47,27133/18
17461Crossing DelanceyWB$16,262,415303$46,71118/26
175154Pelle the ConquerorMira.$2,053,93142$45,9851012/21
176203The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal YearsNL$373,74321$45,008216/3
177159Stormy MondayAtl$1,791,32849$44,73424/22
178171Mr. NorthGold.$1,221,36629$37,03627/22
179164A Handful of DustNL$1,560,70029$35,47016/24
180211Promised LandVest$316,19967$31,40161/22
181194PowaqqatsiCan.$589,24422$27,89914/29
182152BirdWB$2,181,28693$27,11619/30
183166Pascali's IslandAve$1,451,85755$24,97917/22
184144White MischiefCol.$3,107,55187$24,53814/22
185245The LighthorsemenCinc$33,77916$23,645164/8
186174The Lair of the White WormVest$1,189,31532$22,155210/21
187218Bellman and TrueIsld$226,9448$21,42844/1
188151A World ApartAtl$2,326,86042$20,81516/17
189155The ModernsAliv$2,011,49728$20,28314/15
190199Track 29Isld$429,02813$19,30429/9
191206The DeceiversCinc$346,29768$18,24519/2
192173The Thin Blue LineMira.$1,209,84623$17,81418/26
193142Wings of DesireOrionC$3,210,13929$17,30114/29
194237The Kitchen TotoCan.$101,8074$15,48145/13
195153Salaam Bombay!Cinc$2,080,04627$14,994110/7
196239AmsterdamnedVest$98,0035$14,819511/23
197212The Chocolate WarMCE$303,62411$14,351211/18
198220BeatriceGold.$211,8218$11,78113/18
199202Some GirlsMGM$401,42123$11,70429/9
200191DaFDal$644,5321$11,08514/29
Summary of 254 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,573,577,161----
Averages:$14,069,201----
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