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1988 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1988

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–254
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1105Women on the Verge of a Nervous BreakdownOrionC$7,179,298N/AN/AN/A11/11
2125Au Revoir, Les EnfantsOrionC$4,542,825N/AN/AN/A2/12
3126Babette's FeastOrionC$4,398,938N/AN/AN/A3/4
4134Bagdad CafeIsld$3,587,303N/AN/AN/A4/22
5143Night of the Demons (1988)Prgn$3,109,904N/AN/AN/A10/14
6156Permanent RecordPar.$1,893,139N/AN/AN/A-
7158The KissTriS$1,869,148N/AN/AN/A-
8167Platoon LeaderCan.$1,348,771N/AN/AN/A-
9168Midnight CrossingVest$1,328,001N/AN/AN/A5/13
10169Lost AngelsOrion$1,247,946N/AN/AN/A-
11175The Wrong GuysNW$1,152,786N/AN/AN/A5/13
12177Little DorritCan.$1,025,228N/AN/AN/A10/21
13181Julia and JuliaCinc$901,364N/AN/AN/A2/5
14182Boyfriends and GirlfriendsOrionC$823,243N/AN/AN/A7/15
15183WaxworkVest$808,114N/AN/AN/A6/17
16185The BoostHemd$784,990N/AN/AN/A-
17186Sister, SisterNW$743,445N/AN/AN/A2/5
18192Spike of BensonhurstFDal$623,112N/AN/AN/A11/11
19193CageNCeV$618,178N/AN/AN/A-
20195Pound Puppies and the Legend of Big PawTriS$586,938N/AN/AN/A3/18
21197The House on Carroll StreetOrion$459,824N/AN/AN/A3/4
22200Tiger WarsawSony$422,667N/AN/AN/A9/23
23201Aloha SummerSpec.$418,379123N/AN/A2/26
24208It Takes Two (1988)MGM$344,375N/AN/AN/A7/13
25210World Gone WildLori$323,947N/AN/AN/A4/22
26215Illegally YoursUA$259,019N/AN/AN/A5/13
27216Call MeVest$251,819N/AN/AN/A5/20
28221MatadorWA$206,952N/AN/AN/A4/29
29222Eat the RichNL$200,723N/AN/AN/A4/22
30228Pass the AmmoNCeV$169,785N/AN/AN/A3/4
31229The Blue IguanaPar.$161,398N/AN/AN/A4/22
32230The BeastCol.$161,004N/AN/AN/A9/16
33232GorCan.$159,731N/AN/AN/A3/4
34235The In Crowd (1988)Orion$136,56737N/AN/A2/5
35242Love at StakeTriS$61,789N/AN/AN/A4/15
36243Pulse (1988)Col.$40,397N/AN/AN/A3/10
37246Doin' Time on Planet EarthCan.$29,576N/AN/AN/A9/16
38248Puss in Boots (1988)Can.$12,951N/AN/AN/A6/10
39250The Missing LinkUni.$6,127N/AN/AN/A11/4
40253After SchoolMovE$3,967N/AN/AN/A9/23
41254State ParkAtl$421N/AN/AN/A4/22
42251The Prince of PennsylvaniaNL$5,4151$3,17419/16
43252When the Wind BlowsKing$5,2741$3,59713/11
44162Vincent: The Life and Death of Vincent Van GoghRoxie$1,577,48016$4,63218/19
45249Haunted SummerCan.$9,9111$4,726112/16
46244A Killing AffairHemd$35,0004$5,33747/15
47236Consuming PassionsGold.$118,2065$5,37314/6
48247We Think the World of YouCinc$20,9981$5,465112/22
49219The Year My Voice BrokeAve$213,90120$5,48718/25
50176AriaMira.$1,028,67934$7,58013/18
51241King LearCan.$61,8211$8,75611/22
52240Ghost Town (1988)TWE$75,0008$10,478811/11
53205The FamilyVest$346,7301$10,59011/22
54223Mondo New York4&B$193,2091$10,75214/22
55191DaFDal$644,5321$11,08514/29
56202Some GirlsMGM$401,42123$11,70429/9
57220BeatriceGold.$211,8218$11,78113/18
58212The Chocolate WarMCE$303,62411$14,351211/18
59239AmsterdamnedVest$98,0035$14,819511/23
60153Salaam Bombay!Cinc$2,080,04627$14,994110/7
61237The Kitchen TotoCan.$101,8074$15,48145/13
62142Wings of DesireOrionC$3,210,13929$17,30114/29
63173The Thin Blue LineMira.$1,209,84623$17,81418/26
64206The DeceiversCinc$346,29768$18,24519/2
65199Track 29Isld$429,02813$19,30429/9
66155The ModernsAliv$2,011,49728$20,28314/15
67151A World ApartAtl$2,326,86042$20,81516/17
68218Bellman and TrueIsld$226,9448$21,42844/1
69174The Lair of the White WormVest$1,189,31532$22,155210/21
70245The LighthorsemenCinc$33,77916$23,645164/8
71144White MischiefCol.$3,107,55187$24,53814/22
72166Pascali's IslandAve$1,451,85755$24,97917/22
73152BirdWB$2,181,28693$27,11619/30
74194PowaqqatsiCan.$589,24422$27,89914/29
75211Promised LandVest$316,19967$31,40161/22
76164A Handful of DustNL$1,560,70029$35,47016/24
77171Mr. NorthGold.$1,221,36629$37,03627/22
78159Stormy MondayAtl$1,791,32849$44,73424/22
79203The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal YearsNL$373,74321$45,008216/3
80154Pelle the ConquerorMira.$2,053,93142$45,9851012/21
8161Crossing DelanceyWB$16,262,415303$46,71118/26
8271The Milagro Beanfield WarUni.$13,825,794437$47,27133/18
83204Light YearsMira.$370,6987$48,66571/29
84238The TelephoneNW$99,97850$54,811501/22
85225Rocket GibraltarCol.$187,3495$60,52359/2
86234Hanna's WarCan.$139,79635$60,9863511/23
87207PrisonNW$345,70442$63,792425/6
88226Seven Hours to JudgmentTWE$177,82073$66,352739/16
89122Torch Song TrilogyNL$4,865,997135$70,022612/16
90224Miles from HomeCinc$188,96432$72,872329/16
91163Another WomanOrion$1,562,74924$75,196410/14
92178Five CornersCinpx$969,20513$78,602121/22
93140Talk RadioUni.$3,468,572653$80,547612/23
94233Distant ThunderPar.$156,18831$82,1863111/11
9532Dangerous LiaisonsWB$34,670,720762$84,451312/23
96148The Manchurian Candidate (re-issue)MGM$2,757,25649$87,85052/12
9735The Accidental TouristWB$32,632,093954$97,578312/23
98231TaffinMGM$159,969204$107,3032042/26
99217Judgment in BerlinNL$229,55681$113,743815/6
10012A Fish Called WandaMGM$62,493,7121,223$115,41837/15
Summary of 254 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$3,573,577,161----
Averages:$14,069,201----
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