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1987 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1987

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–238
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1151CopAtl$1,984,315N/AN/AN/A-
2162Withnail and ICinpx$1,544,889N/AN/AN/A-
3172Anna (1987)Vest$1,236,848N/AN/AN/A-
4180The OutingMovE$1,083,395N/AN/AN/A-
5186A Man In LoveCinc$949,451N/AN/AN/A-
6191Nowhere to HideNCeV$847,468N/AN/AN/A-
7104WisdomFox$5,715,174791$1,994,1977881/2
8101AssassinationCan.$6,075,7931,000$2,787,4491,0001/9
9143The KindredFMEnt$2,407,024566$602,8342071/9
10148Meatballs IIIMovE$2,147,228N/AN/AN/A1/9
11175Return to Horror HighNW$1,189,709227$198,5332271/9
12233SpookiesSVS$17,785N/AN/AN/A1/9
13235Iron WarriorTWE$11,38517N/AN/A1/9
1456Critical ConditionPar.$20,240,5021,343$5,715,7011,3431/16
1580The Bedroom WindowDEG$12,640,385934$2,919,6579301/16
1695Wanted: Dead or AliveNW$7,555,0001,032$2,845,8361,0171/16
17117The Color Purple (Re-issue)WB$4,292,009601$816,2696011/16
18140The StepfatherNCeV$2,488,740148$260,5871051/23
19237Sweet CountryPEC$6,614N/AN/AN/A1/23
2017Outrageous FortuneBV$52,864,7411,316$6,404,7831,0811/30
2171Radio DaysOrion$14,792,779488$1,522,4231281/30
22125Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of GoldCan.$3,751,6991,000$1,960,3521,0001/30
2349Black WidowFox$25,205,460754$3,426,8317352/6
2485Light of DayTriS$10,489,6171,041$3,536,3091,0412/6
2591From the HipDEG$9,518,342971$2,645,4379702/6
26142Dead of WinterMGM$2,413,427491$951,5484912/6
27205The Good FatherSkou$421,20117$20,36122/11
2827MannequinFox$42,721,196978$6,001,2089322/13
2968Over the TopWB$16,057,5801,758$5,149,2001,7582/13
30111Hannah and Her Sisters (re-issue)Orion$4,691,838255$786,7582552/13
3117984 Charing Cross RoadCol.$1,083,48624$24,35012/13
32115Death Before DishonorNW$4,546,244776$1,847,9507762/20
33149Morgan Stewart's Coming HomeNCeV$2,136,381344$48,438282/20
34212Square DanceIsld$225,358N/AN/AN/A2/20
3524A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream WarriorsNL$44,793,2221,383$8,880,5551,3432/27
3660Some Kind of WonderfulPar.$18,553,9481,082$3,486,7011,0822/27
37153Working GirlsMira.$1,777,378N/AN/AN/A2/27
38193Beyond TherapyNW$790,000113$286,8401132/27
39206Number One with a BulletCan.$410,952223$210,7612232/27
409Lethal WeaponWB$65,207,1271,420$6,829,9491,2563/6
4148Tin MenBV$25,411,386798$187,38193/6
4266Angel HeartTriS$17,185,632819$3,688,7218153/6
43154HunkCrwn$1,749,956N/AN/AN/A3/6
44195Waiting for the MoonSkou$751,555N/AN/AN/A3/6
4551Raising ArizonaFox$22,847,564697$36,24013/13
46102Evil Dead 2DEG$5,923,044310$807,2603103/13
47135Heat (1987)NCeV$2,793,214863$1,354,3758633/13
48178Swimming to CambodiaCinc$1,092,91121N/AN/A3/13
4967BurglarWB$16,337,3551,019$4,509,7541,0193/20
50109Hollywood ShuffleGold.$5,228,61781$95,667153/20
51177Street SmartCan.$1,119,112207$325,8352073/20
5229Blind DateTriS$39,321,7151,390$7,531,2731,2513/27
53194The Hanoi HiltonCan.$760,0002$17,78423/27
5444Police Academy 4: Citizens on PatrolWB$28,061,3431,750$8,482,4871,7504/3
55224Nice Girls Don't ExplodeNW$65,000N/AN/AN/A4/3
567The Secret of My SuccessUni.$66,995,8791,346$7,766,4521,3364/10
5763The Aristocats (Re-issue) (1987)BV$17,452,6581,491$3,168,0711,4804/10
58160Making Mr. RightOrion$1,584,970296$444,7562964/10
59163Three for the RoadNCeV$1,539,000N/AN/AN/A4/10
60184Campus ManPar.$989,528307$319,2183074/10
61187GothicVest$916,17220$32,06114/10
6261Project X (1987)Fox$18,532,2861,025$3,309,9851,0224/17
63159Prick Up Your EarsGold.$1,654,74336$38,64314/17
64220HeavenIsld$77,886N/AN/AN/A4/17
6584Extreme PrejudiceTriS$11,307,8441,071$3,498,9571,0714/24
66122My Demon LoverNL$3,922,2731,115$1,815,5831,1154/24
67214The Princess AcademyEP$205,000N/AN/AN/A4/24
68227Forever, LuluTriS$36,7861$10,12614/24
6975Creepshow 2NW$14,000,0001,012$3,584,0778675/1
7092My Life as a DogSkou$8,345,2661$11,66715/1
71120American Ninja 2Can.$4,000,000397$1,039,3013975/1
72132MaloneOrion$3,060,8581,326$1,377,6911,3265/1
73136The AllnighterUni.$2,700,000977$1,419,5819775/1
74108Gardens of StoneTriS$5,262,047612$1,645,5886125/8
75113River's EdgeIsld$4,600,0003$67,79435/8
76119Hot PursuitPar.$4,215,849975$1,507,6458005/8
77170Steele JusticeAtl$1,327,740N/AN/AN/A5/8
7873IshtarCol.$14,375,1811,139$4,331,8171,1395/15
7977The GateNCeV$13,539,4581,148$4,258,0631,1395/15
80155Personal ServicesVest$1,744,16431$69,82155/15
81192The BarbariansCan.$800,000N/AN/AN/A5/15
823Beverly Hills Cop IIPar.$153,665,0362,326$26,348,5552,3265/20
8350Ernest Goes to CampBV$23,509,3821,541$6,171,9571,5415/22
84100The Chipmunk AdventureGold.$6,804,312916$2,584,7209165/22
85201Devil in the FleshOrionC$546,904N/AN/AN/A5/29
86208Summer HeatAtl$350,48136$114,873365/29
876The UntouchablesPar.$76,270,4541,501$10,023,0941,0126/5
8843Harry and the HendersonsUni.$29,760,6131,424$4,154,7401,4186/5
8952Benji the HuntedBV$22,257,6241,188$21,53016/5
90221Captive HeartsMGM$73,75741$32,462416/5
91223ShadeySkou$65,8173$1,31416/5
92232WindriderMGM$19,36726N/AN/A6/5
9310The Witches of EastwickWB$63,766,5101,337$9,454,2381,1036/12
9412PredatorFox$59,735,5481,636$12,031,6381,6236/12
9559The BelieversOrion$18,753,4381,548$4,342,7321,5346/12
96185Million Dollar MysteryDEG$989,0331,396$513,7311,3966/12
9728RoxanneCol.$40,050,8841,124$4,582,3988476/19
9814DragnetUni.$57,387,5161,343$10,542,6691,3376/26
9923Full Metal JacketWB$46,357,6761,075$2,217,3072156/26
10031SpaceballsMGM$38,119,4831,389$6,613,8371,3846/26
Summary of 238 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,570,518,213----
Averages:$15,002,177----
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