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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
19Lethal WeaponWarner Bros.$65,207,1271,420$6,829,9491,2563/6
210The Witches of EastwickWarner Bros.$63,766,5101,337$9,454,2381,1036/12
323Full Metal JacketWarner Bros.$46,357,6761,075$2,217,3072156/26
438The Lost BoysWarner Bros.$32,222,5671,249$5,236,3181,0277/31
540NutsWarner Bros.$30,950,0021,112$4,606,08353611/20
644Police Academy 4: Citizens on PatrolWarner Bros.$28,061,3431,750$8,482,4871,7504/3
747InnerspaceWarner Bros.$25,893,8101,603$4,739,9131,6037/3
853Empire of the SunWarner Bros.$22,238,696673$1,314,50922512/11
967BurglarWarner Bros.$16,337,3551,019$4,509,7541,0193/20
1068Over the TopWarner Bros.$16,057,5801,758$5,149,2001,7582/13
1169Superman IV: The Quest for PeaceWarner Bros.$15,681,0201,511$5,683,1221,5117/24
1286DisorderliesWarner Bros.$10,348,437544$2,707,9805448/14
1397Who's That GirlWarner Bros.$7,305,209944$2,548,2059448/7
14105SurrenderWarner Bros.$5,711,9761,067$2,256,5571,06710/9
15117The Color Purple (Re-issue)Warner Bros.$4,292,009601$816,2696011/16
1611Dirty DancingVestron$63,446,3821,012$3,900,0009758/21
17116The DeadVestron$4,370,0786$69,074612/18
18155Personal ServicesVestron$1,744,16431$69,82155/15
19171China GirlVestron$1,262,091193$531,3621939/25
20172Anna (1987)Vestron$1,236,848N/AN/AN/A-
21187GothicVestron$916,17220$32,06114/10
22199Steel DawnVestron$562,187290$311,89229011/6
23215Good Morning, BabylonVestron$183,7002$24,56927/17
247The Secret of My SuccessUniversal$66,995,8791,346$7,766,4521,3364/10
2514DragnetUniversal$57,387,5161,343$10,542,6691,3376/26
2637* batteries not includedUniversal$32,945,7971,367$3,326,5301,32812/18
2743Harry and the HendersonsUniversal$29,760,6131,424$4,154,7401,4186/5
2854Jaws IV: The RevengeUniversal$20,763,0131,611$7,154,8901,6067/17
2964Born in East L.A.Universal$17,355,2631,112$4,359,0401,1128/21
3074Prince of DarknessUniversal$14,182,4921,239$4,657,4011,23910/23
31103Cry FreedomUniversal$5,899,797479$318,7232711/6
32123North ShoreUniversal$3,832,228802$1,319,2908028/14
33126Three O' Clock HighUniversal$3,685,862849$1,506,97584910/9
34136The AllnighterUniversal$2,700,000977$1,419,5819775/1
35182Cross My HeartUniversal$1,025,762205$455,10020511/13
36196Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' RollUniversal$719,32333$156,5973310/9
37200Amazon Women on the MoonUniversal$548,69650$171,723509/18
3819The Living DaylightsUnited Artists$51,185,8971,728$11,051,2841,7287/31
3946Baby BoomUnited Artists$26,712,476892$1,357,41319510/9
40189Real MenUnited Artists$873,903150$241,2581509/25
4129Blind DateTriStar$39,321,7151,390$7,531,2731,2513/27
4230The Running ManTriStar$38,122,1051,694$8,117,4651,69211/13
4334Like Father, Like SonTriStar$34,377,5851,277$7,189,4521,16710/2
4457The PrincipalTriStar$19,734,9401,196$4,297,7101,1969/18
4558SuspectTriStar$18,782,4001,029$4,152,0151,02910/23
4666Angel HeartTriStar$17,185,632819$3,688,7218153/6
4784Extreme PrejudiceTriStar$11,307,8441,071$3,498,9571,0714/24
4885Light of DayTriStar$10,489,6171,041$3,536,3091,0412/6
4996IronweedTriStar$7,393,346600$36,973212/18
50106NadineTriStar$5,669,831760$2,188,8577608/7
51108Gardens of StoneTriStar$5,262,047612$1,645,5886125/8
52124The Monster SquadTriStar$3,769,9901,280$1,920,6781,2808/14
53145The SqueezeTriStar$2,228,9511,152$1,380,8001,1527/10
54202Man on Fire (1987)TriStar$519,596178$258,81217810/9
55218Gaby: A True StoryTriStar$125,400N/AN/AN/A10/30
56227Forever, LuluTriStar$36,7861$10,12614/24
57152The CurseTrans World Ent.$1,930,001326$1,169,9223269/11
58235Iron WarriorTrans World Ent.$11,38517N/AN/A1/9
59233SpookiesSVSC$17,785N/AN/AN/A1/9
6092My Life as a DogSkouras$8,345,2661$11,66715/1
61195Waiting for the MoonSkouras$751,555N/AN/AN/A3/6
62205The Good FatherSkouras$421,20117$20,36122/11
63217DeadlineSkouras$141,21146$86,681469/11
64223ShadeySkouras$65,8173$1,31416/5
65238Coming Up RosesSkouras$4,299N/AN/AN/A9/11
66216Lady BewareScotti Bros.$169,600N/AN/AN/A9/18
67100The Chipmunk AdventureSamuel Goldwyn$6,804,312916$2,584,7209165/22
68109Hollywood ShuffleSamuel Goldwyn$5,228,61781$95,667153/20
69137Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night IISamuel Goldwyn$2,683,519343$911,35134310/16
70159Prick Up Your EarsSamuel Goldwyn$1,654,74336$38,64314/17
71165A Prayer for the DyingSamuel Goldwyn$1,432,687407$881,7934079/11
72222Ping PongSamuel Goldwyn$67,4212$8,49727/17
732Fatal AttractionParamount$156,645,6931,401$7,602,7407589/18
743Beverly Hills Cop IIParamount$153,665,0362,326$26,348,5552,3265/20
756The UntouchablesParamount$76,270,4541,501$10,023,0941,0126/5
7620Eddie Murphy RawParamount$50,504,6551,494$9,077,3241,39112/18
7721Planes, Trains and AutomobilesParamount$49,530,2801,684$7,009,4821,11811/25
7832Summer SchoolParamount$35,659,0981,366$6,012,2741,3667/24
7956Critical ConditionParamount$20,240,5021,343$5,715,7011,3431/16
8060Some Kind of WonderfulParamount$18,553,9481,082$3,486,7011,0822/27
8176Hamburger HillParamount$13,839,404814$3,360,7058148/28
8279Back to the BeachParamount$13,110,9031,080$3,265,6601,0808/7
83119Hot PursuitParamount$4,215,849975$1,507,6458005/8
84184Campus ManParamount$989,528307$319,2183074/10
85231Zombie HighPalisades Ent.$21,90525$12,1652510/2
86237Sweet CountryPalisades Ent.$6,614N/AN/AN/A1/23
8713Throw Momma From the TrainOrion Pictures$57,915,9721,623$7,318,8781,47712/11
8816RobocopOrion Pictures$53,424,6811,601$8,008,7211,5807/17
8933No Way OutOrion Pictures$35,509,5151,130$4,259,4608068/14
9059The BelieversOrion Pictures$18,753,4381,548$4,342,7321,5346/12
9171Radio DaysOrion Pictures$14,792,779488$1,522,4231281/30
92111Hannah and Her Sisters (re-issue)Orion Pictures$4,691,838255$786,7582552/13
93118Best SellerOrion Pictures$4,278,150253$905,3992539/25
94132MaloneOrion Pictures$3,060,8581,326$1,377,6911,3265/1
95134No Man's Land (1987)Orion Pictures$2,877,571510$1,088,27351010/23
96139House of GamesOrion Pictures$2,585,6399$116,677910/16
97160Making Mr. RightOrion Pictures$1,584,970296$444,7562964/10
98204SeptemberOrion Pictures$486,43415$85,7311512/18
99236Hotel ColonialOrion Pictures$9,526N/AN/AN/A9/18
100110Jean de FloretteOrion Classics$4,940,939N/AN/AN/A6/26
Summary of 238 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,570,518,213----
Averages:$15,002,177----
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