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1990 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Total Grosses of all Movies Released in 1990

#1–100 - #101–200 - #201–226
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RowRankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Total Gross / TheatersOpening / TheatersOpen
1223Red SurfAcademy Entertainment$13,1366$8,63066/1
2183The Icicle ThiefAries Films$1,231,62222$20,80918/24
3141After Dark, My SweetAvenue Pict.$2,678,414153$244,919308/24
4170The FieldAvenue Pict.$1,494,39940$27,948212/22
5192SweetieAvenue Pict.$938,0651$20,40311/19
6219Happy Together (1990)Borde Releasing$70,91210$32,776105/4
74Pretty WomanBuena Vista$178,406,2681,811$11,280,5911,3253/23
89Dick TracyBuena Vista$103,738,7262,332$22,543,9112,3326/15
915Three Men and a Little LadyBuena Vista$71,609,3211,614$13,774,6421,28111/21
1022ArachnophobiaBuena Vista$53,208,1802,005$8,045,7601,4797/20
1129The Jungle Book (re-issue) (1990)Buena Vista$44,645,6191,923$7,708,0291,9017/13
1239Green CardBuena Vista$29,888,235757$47,781212/25
1342The Rescuers Down UnderBuena Vista$27,931,4611,487$3,499,8191,23011/16
1449Fantasia (Re-issue) (1990)Buena Vista$25,363,371481$6,047,61348110/5
1551Ernest Goes to JailBuena Vista$25,029,5691,956$6,143,3721,9434/6
1663StellaBuena Vista$20,240,1281,393$4,311,6561,0332/2
1764Taking Care of BusinessBuena Vista$20,005,4351,176$3,620,0541,0748/17
1865Betsy's WeddingBuena Vista$19,740,0701,058$4,662,4881,0486/22
1966Duck Tales: The MovieBuena Vista$18,115,7241,558$3,870,3661,5498/3
2080Mr. DestinyBuena Vista$15,379,2531,025$2,991,60572710/12
2181Spaced InvadersBuena Vista$15,369,5731,845$4,474,3361,8214/27
2283Fire BirdsBuena Vista$14,760,4512,006$6,358,7612,0065/25
23188Where the Heart Is (1990)Buena Vista$1,106,475235$530,8932352/23
24177The Fourth WarCannon Films$1,305,8871,005$776,4491,0053/23
25213A Man Called SargeCannon Films$92,706188N/A1882/2
26224Diamond's EdgeCastle Hill$12,75130$12,7513011/30
27226The FeudCastle Hill$3,1021$2,23615/4
28123The Handmaid's TaleCinecom$4,960,385177$738,5781173/9
29158Tune in TomorrowCinecom$1,794,001207$62,747710/26
30161Last Exit to BrooklynCinecom$1,730,00525$186,489135/4
3118FlatlinersColumbia$61,489,2651,483$10,034,6851,3198/10
3219MiseryColumbia$61,276,8721,370$10,076,8341,24411/30
3323AwakeningsColumbia$52,096,4751,330$417,0761212/22
3434Postcards from the EdgeColumbia$39,071,6031,323$7,871,8561,0139/14
3567Sibling RivalryColumbia$17,854,9331,455$4,017,9301,44810/26
3678RevengeColumbia$15,645,6161,382$6,086,6721,3792/16
3785The Lord of the FliesColumbia$13,985,225919$4,410,4578883/16
3899Adventures of Milo and Otis (Re-issue)Columbia$10,351,534915$1,708,9159146/15
39114The Gods Must Be Crazy IIColumbia$6,291,444323$1,180,8033214/13
40116Night of the Living DeadColumbia$5,835,2471,544$2,884,6791,54410/19
41149TexasvilleColumbia$2,268,181354$823,5343549/28
42157The Forbidden DanceColumbia$1,823,154637$720,8646373/16
43220The Spirit of '76Columbia$52,31012N/AN/A10/12
44145Body ChemistryConcorde$2,415,31291$38,025533/9
45162The Rain KillerConcorde$1,696,066N/AN/AN/A9/14
46163Brain DeadConcorde$1,627,955N/AN/AN/A1/19
47166The Haunting of MorellaConcorde$1,547,867N/AN/AN/A2/9
48168StreetsConcorde$1,510,05377$86,708531/19
49169A Cry in the WildConcorde$1,494,969N/AN/AN/A6/1
50179Bloodfist 2Concorde$1,292,32392$267,9969210/12
51182Slumber Party Massacre 3Concorde$1,242,99581$270,135819/7
52190Corporate AffairsConcorde$1,006,57557$224,8473810/5
53204OverexposedConcorde$577,701N/AN/AN/A-
54137A Shock to the SystemCorsair$3,417,056345$1,002,1583453/23
55180The 3rd Animation CelebrationEXP Ent.$1,289,551N/AN/AN/A12/21
56199The 22nd Tournee of AnimationEXP Ent.$768,304N/AN/AN/A3/30
57205Rosalie Goes ShoppingFour Seasons$574,080N/AN/AN/A2/9
581Home AloneFox$285,761,2432,173$17,081,9971,20211/16
598Die Hard 2: Die HarderFox$117,540,9472,507$21,744,6612,5077/6
6020Edward ScissorhandsFox$56,362,3521,372$159,622212/7
6127Marked for DeathFox$46,044,3961,974$11,790,0471,96810/5
6230Young Guns IIFox$44,143,4101,770$8,017,4381,7708/3
6338Predator 2Fox$30,669,4131,978$8,784,9431,95011/21
6440Pacific HeightsFox$29,381,9561,291$6,912,6371,2789/28
6548The Exorcist IIIFox$26,098,8241,414$9,312,2191,2888/17
6658The Adventures of Ford FairlaneFox$21,413,5021,263$6,374,3911,2457/13
6796Nuns on the RunFox$10,959,015702$658,835763/16
68103NightbreedFox$8,862,3541,488$3,708,9181,4882/16
69122Miller's CrossingFox$5,080,409289$28,20219/21
70134Short TimeFox$4,010,647574$1,237,2115575/4
71146DowntownFox$2,346,150349$821,6263491/12
72184Vital SignsFox$1,224,605275$372,2532754/13
73191Come See the ParadiseFox$947,30697$110,968512/25
74208Frankenstein UnboundFox$334,74834N/AN/A11/2
75203Henry: Portrait of a Serial KillerGreycat$609,9398N/AN/A1/5
76222Twister (1990)Greycat$33,4552$9,86428/8
77150Vincent and TheoHemdale$2,231,27459$22,585111/2
78186Don't Tell Her It's MeHemdale$1,171,762177$531,7141779/21
79189Hidden AgendaHemdale$1,030,938114$49,827311/21
80209ChattahoocheeHemdale$259,4862$17,47124/20
81225Pathfinder (1990)International Film Exchange$10,6281$3,95015/11
8254The Russia HouseMGM$22,997,992768$4,435,65071712/22
8359Quigley Down UnderMGM$21,413,1051,094$3,853,14999610/19
8470Death WarrantMGM$16,853,4871,090$5,019,9021,0899/14
85106Blue SteelMGM$8,217,9971,307$2,895,7441,3073/16
86112Delta Force 2: Operation StrangleholdMGM$6,698,361909$1,854,3799088/24
87118Stanley & IrisMGM$5,820,015907$2,102,8319072/9
88139Desperate Hours (1990)MGM$2,742,9121,033$1,367,6571,03310/5
89175Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will?MGM$1,373,728150$313,8441505/4
9086The GriftersMiramax$13,446,769780$71,034212/7
9189Cinema ParadisoMiramax$11,990,401124$16,55212/2
92108The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her LoverMiramax$7,724,701239$252,223164/6
93109Mr. & Mrs. BridgeMiramax$7,698,010240$57,959211/23
94120HardwareMiramax$5,728,953695$2,381,2856959/14
95124The Long Walk HomeMiramax$4,873,620272$26,140412/22
96132Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!Miramax$4,087,36182$65,29925/4
97136The Lemon SistersMiramax$3,473,905598$2,122,0665988/31
98148The Nasty GirlMiramax$2,281,56940$19,491210/26
99154The KraysMiramax$2,060,847392$948,00239211/9
100200StraplessMiramax$764,794N/AN/AN/A5/18
Summary of 226 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$4,528,376,914----
Averages:$20,037,066----
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