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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
117984 Charing Cross RoadCol.$1,083,48624$24,35012/13
235Adventures in BabysittingBV$34,368,4751,148$2,901,2971,1267/3
3125Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of GoldCan.$3,751,6991,000$1,960,3521,0001/30
4136The AllnighterUni.$2,700,000977$1,419,5819775/1
5200Amazon Women on the MoonUni.$548,69650$171,723509/18
6120American Ninja 2Can.$4,000,000397$1,039,3013975/1
766Angel HeartTriS$17,185,632819$3,688,7218153/6
8172Anna (1987)Vest$1,236,848N/AN/AN/A-
9225Apocalypse Now (Re-issue)MGM$61,2116$15,51368/28
1063The Aristocats (Re-issue) (1987)BV$17,452,6581,491$3,168,0711,4804/10
11101AssassinationCan.$6,075,7931,000$2,787,4491,0001/9
1246Baby BoomUA$26,712,476892$1,357,41319510/9
1379Back to the BeachPar.$13,110,9031,080$3,265,6601,0808/7
14192The BarbariansCan.$800,000N/AN/AN/A5/15
15131BarflyCan.$3,221,5682$45,900210/16
1637* batteries not includedUni.$32,945,7971,367$3,326,5301,32812/18
1780The Bedroom WindowDEG$12,640,385934$2,919,6579301/16
1859The BelieversOrion$18,753,4381,548$4,342,7321,5346/12
1952Benji the HuntedBV$22,257,6241,188$21,53016/5
20118Best SellerOrion$4,278,150253$905,3992539/25
213Beverly Hills Cop IIPar.$153,665,0362,326$26,348,5552,3265/20
22193Beyond TherapyNW$790,000113$286,8401132/27
2362The Big EasyCol.$17,685,3071,219$353,259328/21
24127Big ShotsFox$3,390,043932$1,417,73893210/2
25156The Big TownCol.$1,733,017762$776,6757629/25
2649Black WidowFox$25,205,460754$3,426,8317352/6
2729Blind DateTriS$39,321,7151,390$7,531,2731,2513/27
2864Born in East L.A.Uni.$17,355,2631,112$4,359,0401,1128/21
2918Broadcast NewsFox$51,249,404848$197,542712/18
3067BurglarWB$16,337,3551,019$4,509,7541,0193/20
31184Campus ManPar.$989,528307$319,2183074/10
3239Can't Buy Me LoveBV$31,623,8331,283$4,754,7321,2568/14
33221Captive HeartsMGM$73,75741$32,462416/5
34138The Care Bears Movie 3Cinpx$2,608,0001,094$1,005,3861,0948/7
35171China GirlVest$1,262,091193$531,3621939/25
36100The Chipmunk AdventureGold.$6,804,312916$2,584,7209165/22
3736Cinderella (Re-issue) (1987)BV$34,101,1491,657$1,774,5881,05011/20
38210Cold SteelCntl$285,885135$137,18613512/11
39117The Color Purple (Re-issue)WB$4,292,009601$816,2696011/16
40238Coming Up RosesSkou$4,299N/AN/AN/A9/11
41151CopAtl$1,984,315N/AN/AN/A-
4275Creepshow 2NW$14,000,0001,012$3,584,0778675/1
4356Critical ConditionPar.$20,240,5021,343$5,715,7011,3431/16
44182Cross My HeartUni.$1,025,762205$455,10020511/13
45103Cry FreedomUni.$5,899,797479$318,7232711/6
46152The CurseTWE$1,930,001326$1,169,9223269/11
47174DancersCan.$1,190,41612$36,1121210/9
48146Dark EyesIsld$2,201,428N/AN/AN/A11/1
49150Date with an AngelDEG$1,988,962843$816,06284311/20
50116The DeadVest$4,370,0786$69,074612/18
51142Dead of WinterMGM$2,413,427491$951,5484912/6
52217DeadlineSkou$141,21146$86,681469/11
53115Death Before DishonorNW$4,546,244776$1,847,9507762/20
5499Death Wish 4: The CrackdownCan.$6,880,3101,030$2,466,5571,03011/6
55201Devil in the FleshOrionC$546,904N/AN/AN/A5/29
5611Dirty DancingVest$63,446,3821,012$3,900,0009758/21
5786DisorderliesWB$10,348,437544$2,707,9805448/14
5814DragnetUni.$57,387,5161,343$10,542,6691,3376/26
5920Eddie Murphy RawPar.$50,504,6551,494$9,077,3241,39112/18
6053Empire of the SunWB$22,238,696673$1,314,50922512/11
61229End of the LineOrionC$25,00042$25,000428/28
6250Ernest Goes to CampBV$23,509,3821,541$6,171,9571,5415/22
63102Evil Dead 2DEG$5,923,044310$807,2603103/13
6484Extreme PrejudiceTriS$11,307,8441,071$3,498,9571,0714/24
652Fatal AttractionPar.$156,645,6931,401$7,602,7407589/18
6683Fatal BeautyMGM$12,046,5261,117$2,693,7141,11710/30
6770Flowers in the AtticNW$15,151,7361,095$5,020,3171,05111/20
68227Forever, LuluTriS$36,7861$10,12614/24
6981The Fourth ProtocolLori$12,423,8311,061$3,636,8311,0618/28
7091From the HipDEG$9,518,342971$2,645,4379702/6
7123Full Metal JacketWB$46,357,6761,075$2,217,3072156/26
72218Gaby: A True StoryTriS$125,400N/AN/AN/A10/30
73161The Garbage Pail Kids MovieAtl$1,576,615374$661,5123748/21
74108Gardens of StoneTriS$5,262,047612$1,645,5886125/8
7577The GateNCeV$13,539,4581,148$4,258,0631,1395/15
76188The Glass MenagerieCinpx$895,904N/AN/AN/A10/23
77205The Good FatherSkou$421,20117$20,36122/11
78215Good Morning, BabylonVest$183,7002$24,56927/17
794Good Morning, Vietnam BV$123,922,3701,598$194,308412/25
80187GothicVest$916,17220$32,06114/10
81196Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' RollUni.$719,32333$156,5973310/9
8276Hamburger HillPar.$13,839,404814$3,360,7058148/28
83111Hannah and Her Sisters (re-issue)Orion$4,691,838255$786,7582552/13
84194The Hanoi HiltonCan.$760,0002$17,78423/27
85226Happy New YearCol.$41,23240$30,625408/7
8643Harry and the HendersonsUni.$29,760,6131,424$4,154,7401,4186/5
87135Heat (1987)NCeV$2,793,214863$1,354,3758633/13
88220HeavenIsld$77,886N/AN/AN/A4/17
8955Hello AgainBV$20,419,4461,207$5,712,8921,20111/6
90137Hello Mary Lou: Prom Night IIGold.$2,683,519343$911,35134310/16
9172HellraiserNW$14,564,0271,104$4,453,2321,0979/18
9290The HiddenNL$9,747,9881,045$2,492,6181,04510/30
9398Hiding OutDEG$7,019,441988$2,062,12098811/6
94109Hollywood ShuffleGold.$5,228,61781$95,667153/20
95234Home Is Where the Hart IsAtl$11,660N/AN/AN/A12/4
9688Hope and GloryCol.$10,021,120328$25,497210/16
97119Hot PursuitPar.$4,215,849975$1,507,6458005/8
98236Hotel ColonialOrion$9,526N/AN/AN/A9/18
9994House IINW$7,800,0001,069$2,573,9341,0698/28
100139House of GamesOrion$2,585,6399$116,677910/16
Summary of 238 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,570,518,213----
Averages:$15,002,177----
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