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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
129Murphy's RomanceCol.$30,867,5251,046$47,906212/27
2166RevolutionWB$358,57430$52,755412/25
34The Color PurpleWB$94,175,8541,109$1,710,33319212/20
45Out of AfricaUni.$87,071,2051,102$3,637,29092212/20
527101 Dalmatians (Re-issue) (1985)BV$33,049,7291,185$2,389,2261,09712/20
670Enemy MineFox$12,303,411713$1,594,70270312/20
7103The Trip to BountifulIsld$7,491,9031$8,387112/20
885BrazilUni.$9,929,135173$30,099112/18
97The Jewel of the NileFox$75,973,2001,490$6,645,4551,10612/13
1057CluePar.$14,643,9971,022$2,014,1661,00612/13
1160A Chorus LineCol.$14,202,899680$222,9191912/13
12177Trouble in MindAliv$19,6321$16,029112/11
1310Spies Like UsWB$60,088,9801,700$8,614,0391,55612/6
1446Young Sherlock HolmesPar.$19,739,5751,502$2,538,23492012/6
15100Runaway TrainCan.$7,683,620965$2,601,48096512/6
16154Fool for LoveCan.$836,15657$55,637212/6
173Rocky IVUA$127,873,7162,254$19,991,5371,32511/27
1839Santa Claus: The MovieTriS$23,717,2911,585$5,647,16097011/27
1917White NightsCol.$42,160,8491,064$477,5392111/22
2055King Solomon's MinesCan.$15,057,4651,122$5,005,7881,12211/22
2163One Magic ChristmasBV$13,677,222827$2,662,24182411/22
22127Starchaser: The Legend of OrinAtl$3,360,8001,020$1,614,6601,02011/22
23133Bad MedicineFox$2,685,453731$1,289,78373111/22
24157Fever Pitch (1985)MGM$618,847N/AN/AN/A11/22
2584Once BittenGold.$10,000,0001,095$4,025,6571,09511/15
26117Rainbow Brite and the Star StealerWB$4,889,9711,090$1,847,9621,08811/15
27178Smooth TalkSpec.$16,7852$16,785211/15
2891TargetWB$9,023,1991,085$2,670,5221,08511/8
2994That Was Then... This Is NowPar.$8,630,068800$2,502,78080011/8
30104Transylvania 6-5000NW$7,196,872701$2,507,54270111/8
31142Bring On the NightGold.$1,890,571409$1,132,11240911/8
32176The Official StoryALM$29,4261$29,426111/8
33163SubwayIsAl$390,6595$11,332111/6
3430A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's RevengeNL$29,999,213614$2,865,47552211/1
3551To Live and Die in L.A.MGM$17,307,0191,135$3,551,7611,13511/1
3654Death Wish 3Can.$16,116,8781,460$5,319,1161,46011/1
37168EleniWB$305,1024$27,875111/1
3875Krush GrooveWB$11,052,713519$2,905,29351910/25
3997Twice in a LifetimeBud$8,402,424436$1,036,42918910/25
40139The Quiet EarthSkou$2,123,1351$9,825110/18
41140Re-AnimatorEP$2,023,414185$543,72812910/18
42162The Holcroft CovenantUni.$393,82573$151,6277310/18
43175Wild Geese IIUni.$69,342N/AN/AN/A10/18
4458Remo Williams: The Adventure BeginsOrion$14,393,9021,175$3,376,9711,17010/11
4569Silver BulletPar.$12,361,8661,285$4,013,5631,28510/11
46179When Father Was Away on BusinessCan.$16,1311$11,614110/11
4722Jagged EdgeCol.$40,491,1651,139$4,094,0911,12510/4
4825CommandoFox$35,100,0001,504$7,700,0151,49510/4
4990Sweet DreamsTriS$9,085,049778$2,161,28477810/4
50150DreamchildUni.$1,215,9233N/AN/A10/4
51171The Doctor and the DevilsFox$147,070N/AN/AN/A10/4
52180Colonel RedlOrionC$2,3571$2,357110/4
5350Invasion U.S.A.Can.$17,536,2561,735$6,891,6091,7359/27
5487The Journey of Natty GannBV$9,708,373362$490,3181639/27
55124RanOrionC$3,607,39330N/AN/A9/27
56134MaxieOrion$2,564,278778$1,121,5317789/27
57136MarieMGM$2,507,995465$241,4231039/27
58158Code Name: EmeraldMGM$561,548195$241,1081959/27
59113CreatorUni.$5,349,607820$2,019,7288209/20
60160Morons from Outer SpaceUni.$441,137N/AN/AN/A9/20
61108PlentyFox$6,148,000228$436,266249/19
6234Agnes of GodCol.$25,627,836646$221,55289/13
6380After HoursWB$10,609,321503$45,43519/13
64161Mishima: A Life in Four ChaptersWB$437,54714N/AN/A9/13
65159Joshua: Then and NowFox$542,420N/AN/AN/A9/6
6668Compromising PositionsPar.$12,531,831574$3,014,7565708/30
6781American NinjaCan.$10,499,694672$3,234,8376728/30
68116Gremlins (Re-issue)WB$4,914,6431,174$2,393,7781,1748/30
6926Teen WolfAtl$33,086,6111,425$6,120,3481,4168/23
7082Better Off DeadWB$10,297,601650$56,371138/23
7188Ghostbusters (Re-issue)Col.$9,389,135990$2,085,1169908/23
72122Godzilla 1985NW$4,116,395235$509,5022358/23
73141Warning SignFox$1,918,117N/AN/AN/A8/23
74152The Protector (1985)WB$981,817N/AN/AN/A8/23
7545VolunteersTriS$19,875,7401,560$5,184,3601,5608/16
7647Year of the DragonMGM$18,707,466982$4,093,0799828/16
7759Return of the Living DeadOrion$14,237,8801,506$4,403,1691,5068/16
78126The BrideCol.$3,558,669980$1,763,2779558/16
79145American FlyersWB$1,420,3555$78,34558/16
8019Pee-Wee's Big AdventureWB$40,940,662894$4,545,8478298/9
8136Summer RentalPar.$24,689,7031,595$5,754,2591,5848/9
8266Real GeniusTriS$12,952,019990$2,557,1809908/9
83121My Science ProjectBV$4,122,7481,003$1,504,1181,0038/9
84137Dance with a StrangerGold.$2,174,622N/AN/AN/A8/9
8535Fright NightCol.$24,922,2371,545$6,118,5431,5428/2
8638Weird ScienceUni.$23,834,0481,172$4,895,4211,1588/2
8762Follow That Bird (Sesame St.)WB$13,961,3701,129$2,415,6261,1298/2
8814European VacationWB$49,364,6211,547$12,329,6271,5467/26
8942The Black CauldronBV$21,288,6921,276$4,180,1101,2767/26
9053Kiss of the Spider WomanIsAl$17,005,229204$55,96217/26
91123The Heavenly KidOrion$3,852,2711,019$1,614,2251,0197/26
9221E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (Re-issue)Uni.$40,607,5021,701$8,807,0231,6847/19
9393The Man with One Red ShoeFox$8,645,4111,049$3,139,0151,0447/19
94115Day of the DeadUFD$5,000,000168$1,700,0001687/19
95129The Legend of Billie JeanTriS$3,099,497903$1,466,8849037/19
96149WetherbyMGM$1,299,98530$37,28327/19
9724Mad Max Beyond ThunderdomeWB$36,230,2191,475$7,283,7141,4747/12
9828SilveradoCol.$32,192,5701,190$3,522,8971,1687/12
9986ExplorersPar.$9,873,0441,750$3,607,3401,7507/12
10037The Emerald ForestEmb$24,468,5501,110$4,345,1501,1107/5
Summary of 180 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,056,361,529----
Averages:$16,979,786----
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