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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
1231Zombie HighPEC$21,90525$12,1652510/2
2153Working GirlsMira.$1,777,378N/AN/AN/A2/27
3198The Wolf at the DoorIFM$583,80016$39,71247/31
4162Withnail and ICinpx$1,544,889N/AN/AN/A-
510The Witches of EastwickWB$63,766,5101,337$9,454,2381,1036/12
6129Wish You Were HereAtl$3,283,83243$43,61117/24
7104WisdomFox$5,715,174791$1,994,1977881/2
8232WindriderMGM$19,36726N/AN/A6/5
997Who's That GirlWB$7,305,209944$2,548,2059448/7
10209White Water SummerCol.$300,859105$122,9341057/10
11164The Whistle BlowerHemd$1,500,00062$30,03517/10
12169The Whales of AugustAliv$1,338,198N/AN/AN/A10/16
13144WeedsDEG$2,325,44486$132,970810/16
1495Wanted: Dead or AliveNW$7,555,0001,032$2,845,8361,0171/16
1526Wall StreetFox$43,848,069989$4,104,61173012/11
16195Waiting for the MoonSkou$751,555N/AN/AN/A3/6
176The UntouchablesPar.$76,270,4541,501$10,023,0941,0126/5
18190Tough Guys Don't DanceCan.$858,250N/AN/AN/A9/18
1948Tin MenBV$25,411,386798$187,38193/6
2013Throw Momma From the TrainOrion$57,915,9721,623$7,318,8781,47712/11
21126Three O' Clock HighUni.$3,685,862849$1,506,97584910/9
221Three Men and a BabyBV$167,780,9601,813$10,384,3921,00611/25
23163Three for the RoadNCeV$1,539,000N/AN/AN/A4/10
2493Teen Wolf TooAtl$7,888,7031,540$2,709,1601,54011/20
25178Swimming to CambodiaCinc$1,092,91121N/AN/A3/13
26237Sweet CountryPEC$6,614N/AN/AN/A1/23
2758SuspectTriS$18,782,4001,029$4,152,0151,02910/23
28105SurrenderWB$5,711,9761,067$2,256,5571,06710/9
2969Superman IV: The Quest for PeaceWB$15,681,0201,511$5,683,1221,5117/24
3032Summer SchoolPar.$35,659,0981,366$6,012,2741,3667/24
31208Summer HeatAtl$350,48136$114,873365/29
32177Street SmartCan.$1,119,112207$325,8352073/20
33213Straight to HellIsld$210,200N/AN/AN/A6/26
34140The StepfatherNCeV$2,488,740148$260,5871051/23
35170Steele JusticeAtl$1,327,740N/AN/AN/A5/8
36199Steel DawnVest$562,187290$311,89229011/6
378StakeoutBV$65,673,2331,364$5,170,4039518/7
38145The SqueezeTriS$2,228,9511,152$1,380,8001,1527/10
39212Square DanceIsld$225,358N/AN/AN/A2/20
40233SpookiesSVS$17,785N/AN/AN/A1/9
4131SpaceballsMGM$38,119,4831,389$6,613,8371,3846/26
4287Someone to Watch Over MeCol.$10,278,549894$2,908,79689210/9
4360Some Kind of WonderfulPar.$18,553,9481,082$3,486,7011,0822/27
4422Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Re-issue) (1987)BV$46,594,2121,729$7,514,7491,7297/17
45207SlamdanceIsld$406,88147$125,3494710/2
46133Sign O' the TimesCinpx$3,000,073234$950,11623411/20
47197SiestaLori$700,00030N/AN/A11/11
48107The SicilianFox$5,406,879370$1,720,35137010/23
49223ShadeySkou$65,8173$1,31416/5
50204SeptemberOrion$486,43415$85,7311512/18
517The Secret of My SuccessUni.$66,995,8791,346$7,766,4521,3364/10
52173Sammy and Rosie Get LaidCinc$1,196,33615$31,899310/30
53147RusskiesNCeV$2,189,047604$1,030,10160411/6
5430The Running ManTriS$38,122,1051,694$8,117,4651,69211/13
5528RoxanneCol.$40,050,8841,124$4,582,3988476/19
56157The Rosary MurdersNL$1,730,337N/AN/AN/A8/28
5716RobocopOrion$53,424,6811,601$8,008,7211,5807/17
58113River's EdgeIsld$4,600,0003$67,79435/8
59219Rita, Sue and Bob TooOrionC$124,1678$7,94717/17
6042Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in ParadiseFox$30,063,2891,358$7,900,8791,3517/10
61175Return to Horror HighNW$1,189,709227$198,5332271/9
62189Real MenUA$873,903150$241,2581509/25
6351Raising ArizonaFox$22,847,564697$36,24013/13
6471Radio DaysOrion$14,792,779488$1,522,4231281/30
6561Project X (1987)Fox$18,532,2861,025$3,309,9851,0224/17
6657The PrincipalTriS$19,734,9401,196$4,297,7101,1969/18
6741The Princess BrideFox$30,857,814803$206,24399/25
68214The Princess AcademyEP$205,000N/AN/AN/A4/24
6974Prince of DarknessUni.$14,182,4921,239$4,657,4011,23910/23
70159Prick Up Your EarsGold.$1,654,74336$38,64314/17
7112PredatorFox$59,735,5481,636$12,031,6381,6236/12
72165A Prayer for the DyingGold.$1,432,687407$881,7934079/11
7344Police Academy 4: Citizens on PatrolWB$28,061,3431,750$8,482,4871,7504/3
7421Planes, Trains and AutomobilesPar.$49,530,2801,684$7,009,4821,11811/25
75130Pinocchio and the Emperor of the NightNW$3,261,638N/AN/AN/A12/25
76222Ping PongGold.$67,4212$8,49727/17
7778The Pick-Up ArtistFox$13,290,3681,132$4,455,5161,1299/18
78155Personal ServicesVest$1,744,16431$69,82155/15
79167Penitentiary IIICan.$1,392,616N/AN/AN/A9/4
8045OverboardMGM$26,713,1871,135$1,880,0061,12612/18
8168Over the TopWB$16,057,5801,758$5,149,2001,7582/13
8217Outrageous FortuneBV$52,864,7411,316$6,404,7831,0811/30
83180The OutingMovE$1,083,395N/AN/AN/A-
84211Orphans (1987)Lori$252,43025$14,58819/18
85168The OffspringMovE$1,355,728137$154,991559/4
86228O.C. and StiggsMGM$29,81518$6,273187/10
8740NutsWB$30,950,0021,112$4,606,08353611/20
88206Number One with a BulletCan.$410,952223$210,7612232/27
89191Nowhere to HideNCeV$847,468N/AN/AN/A-
90123North ShoreUni.$3,832,228802$1,319,2908028/14
9133No Way OutOrion$35,509,5151,130$4,259,4608068/14
92134No Man's Land (1987)Orion$2,877,571510$1,088,27351010/23
9324A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream WarriorsNL$44,793,2221,383$8,880,5551,3432/27
94176NightflyersNCeV$1,149,470N/AN/AN/A10/23
95224Nice Girls Don't ExplodeNW$65,000N/AN/AN/A4/3
96128Near DarkDEG$3,369,307429$635,78926210/2
97106NadineTriS$5,669,831760$2,188,8577608/7
98230My Little GirlHemd$25,000N/AN/AN/A10/30
9992My Life as a DogSkou$8,345,2661$11,66715/1
100122My Demon LoverNL$3,922,2731,115$1,815,5831,1154/24
Summary of 238 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,570,518,213----
Averages:$15,002,177----
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