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1990 OPENING GROSSES

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Opening% of TotalTheaters / AverageTotal GrossDate*
1 Total Recall Sony $25,533,700 21.4% 2,060 $12,395 $119,394,840 6/1/90
2 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NL $25,398,367 18.8% 2,006 $12,661 $135,265,915 3/30/90
3 Dick Tracy BV $22,543,911 21.7% 2,332 $9,667 $103,738,726 6/15/90
4 Die Hard 2: Die Harder Fox $21,744,661 18.5% 2,507 $8,673 $117,540,947 7/6/90
5 The Godfather Part III Par. $19,558,558 29.3% 1,901 $10,288 $66,666,062 12/25/90
6 Another 48 HRS. Par. $19,475,559 24.1% 2,721 $7,157 $80,818,974 6/8/90
7 Back to the Future Part III Uni. $19,089,645 21.8% 2,019 $9,455 $87,727,583 5/25/90
8 The Hunt for Red October Par. $17,161,835 14.1% 1,225 $14,009 $122,012,643 3/2/90
9 Home Alone Fox $17,081,997 6.0% 1,202 $14,211 $285,761,243 11/16/90
10 Days of Thunder Par. $15,490,445 18.7% 2,307 $6,714 $82,670,733 6/29/90
11 Bird on a Wire Uni. $15,338,160 21.6% 1,944 $7,890 $70,978,012 5/18/90
12 Robocop 2 Orion $14,145,411 31.0% 1,768 $8,000 $45,681,173 6/22/90
13 Rocky V UA $14,073,170 34.4% 2,053 $6,854 $40,946,358 11/16/90
14 Three Men and a Little Lady BV $13,774,642 19.2% 1,281 $10,753 $71,609,321 11/21/90
15 Ghost Par. $12,191,540 5.6% 1,101 $11,073 $217,631,306 7/13/90
16 Marked for Death Fox $11,790,047 25.6% 1,968 $5,990 $46,044,396 10/5/90
17 Presumed Innocent WB $11,718,981 13.6% 1,349 $8,687 $86,303,188 7/27/90
18 Pretty Woman BV $11,280,591 6.3% 1,325 $8,513 $178,406,268 3/23/90
19 Child's Play 2 Uni. $10,718,520 37.6% 1,996 $5,370 $28,501,605 11/9/90
20 Misery Col. $10,076,834 16.4% 1,244 $8,100 $61,276,872 11/30/90
21 Flatliners Col. $10,034,685 16.3% 1,319 $7,607 $61,489,265 8/10/90
22 Problem Child Uni. $10,026,900 18.8% 1,714 $5,850 $53,470,891 7/27/90
23 Gremlins 2: The New Batch WB $9,702,804 23.4% 2,075 $4,676 $41,482,207 6/15/90
24 The Exorcist III Fox $9,312,219 35.7% 1,288 $7,229 $26,098,824 8/17/90
25 Joe Versus the Volcano WB $9,252,232 23.5% 1,802 $5,134 $39,404,261 3/9/90
26 Hard to Kill WB $9,213,631 19.4% 1,301 $7,081 $47,410,827 2/9/90
27 Predator 2 Fox $8,784,943 28.6% 1,950 $4,505 $30,669,413 11/21/90
28 Look Who's Talking Too TriS $8,100,640 17.0% 1,576 $5,140 $47,789,074 12/14/90
29 Air America TriS $8,064,480 26.0% 1,902 $4,240 $31,053,601 8/10/90
30 Darkman Uni. $8,054,860 23.8% 1,786 $4,510 $33,878,502 8/24/90
31 Arachnophobia BV $8,045,760 15.1% 1,479 $5,440 $53,208,180 7/20/90
32 Young Guns II Fox $8,017,438 18.2% 1,770 $4,529 $44,143,410 8/3/90
33 Kindergarten Cop Uni. $7,918,560 8.7% 1,833 $4,320 $91,457,688 12/22/90
34 Postcards from the Edge Col. $7,871,856 20.1% 1,013 $7,770 $39,071,603 9/14/90
35 The Jungle Book (re-issue) (1990) BV $7,708,029 17.3% 1,901 $4,054 $44,645,619 7/13/90
36 Jacob's Ladder TriS $7,500,760 28.7% 1,052 $7,130 $26,118,851 11/2/90
37 Pacific Heights Fox $6,912,637 23.5% 1,278 $5,408 $29,381,956 9/28/90
38 Cadillac Man Orion $6,712,079 24.3% 1,826 $3,675 $27,627,310 5/18/90
39 Navy Seals Orion $6,543,832 26.1% 1,341 $4,879 $25,069,101 7/20/90
40 The Adventures of Ford Fairlane Fox $6,374,391 29.8% 1,245 $5,119 $21,413,502 7/13/90
41 Goodfellas WB $6,368,901 13.6% 1,070 $5,952 $46,836,214 9/19/90
42 Fire Birds BV $6,358,761 43.1% 2,006 $3,169 $14,760,451 5/25/90
43 My Blue Heaven WB $6,207,092 26.3% 1,859 $3,338 $23,591,472 8/17/90
44 Ernest Goes to Jail BV $6,143,372 24.5% 1,943 $3,161 $25,029,569 4/6/90
45 Revenge Col. $6,086,672 38.9% 1,379 $4,413 $15,645,616 2/16/90
46 Fantasia (Re-issue) (1990) BV $6,047,613 23.8% 481 $12,573 $25,363,371 10/5/90
47 The First Power Orion $5,677,715 25.3% 1,332 $4,262 $22,424,195 4/6/90
48 The Guardian (1990) Uni. $5,565,620 32.7% 1,684 $3,305 $17,037,887 4/27/90
49 The Rookie (1990) WB $5,510,056 25.5% 1,862 $2,959 $21,633,874 12/7/90
50 Madhouse Orion $5,240,816 24.9% 1,552 $3,376 $21,036,771 2/16/90
51 Graveyard Shift Par. $5,082,300 43.9% 1,603 $3,170 $11,582,891 10/26/90
52 Internal Affairs Par. $5,043,516 18.2% 975 $5,172 $27,734,391 1/12/90
53 Jetsons: The Movie Uni. $5,029,640 24.8% 1,562 $3,220 $20,305,841 7/6/90
54 Tales From the Darkside: The Movie Par. $5,028,096 30.8% 1,535 $3,275 $16,324,573 5/4/90
55 Memphis Belle WB $5,026,846 18.3% 1,087 $4,624 $27,441,977 10/12/90
56 Death Warrant MGM $5,019,902 29.8% 1,089 $4,609 $16,853,487 9/14/90
57 Ghost Dad Uni. $4,803,480 19.4% 1,213 $3,960 $24,707,633 6/29/90
58 Quick Change WB $4,700,960 30.8% 1,596 $2,945 $15,260,154 7/13/90
59 Betsy's Wedding BV $4,662,488 23.6% 1,048 $4,448 $19,740,070 6/22/90
60 House Party NL $4,611,024 17.5% 520 $8,867 $26,385,627 3/9/90
61 Spaced Invaders BV $4,474,336 29.1% 1,821 $2,457 $15,369,573 4/27/90
62 The Russia House MGM $4,435,650 19.3% 717 $6,186 $22,997,992 12/22/90
63 The Lord of the Flies Col. $4,410,457 31.5% 888 $4,966 $13,985,225 3/16/90
64 Mo' Better Blues Uni. $4,387,360 27.2% 544 $8,065 $16,153,593 8/3/90
65 Stella BV $4,311,656 21.3% 1,033 $4,173 $20,240,128 2/2/90
66 The Bonfire of the Vanities WB $4,216,063 26.9% 1,373 $3,070 $15,691,192 12/22/90
67 Sibling Rivalry Col. $4,017,930 22.5% 1,448 $2,774 $17,854,933 10/26/90
68 I Love You to Death TriS $4,014,640 24.8% 1,072 $3,745 $16,186,793 4/6/90
69 Duck Tales: The Movie BV $3,870,366 21.4% 1,549 $2,498 $18,115,724 8/3/90
70 Quigley Down Under MGM $3,853,149 18.0% 996 $3,868 $21,413,105 10/19/90
71 Bad Influence Triu $3,822,019 30.3% 1,298 $2,944 $12,626,043 3/9/90
72 Tremors Uni. $3,731,520 22.4% 1,472 $2,535 $16,667,084 1/19/90
73 The Two Jakes Par. $3,729,149 37.3% 1,206 $3,092 $10,005,969 8/10/90
74 Nightbreed Fox $3,708,918 41.9% 1,488 $2,492 $8,862,354 2/16/90
75 Narrow Margin TriS $3,628,060 33.4% 1,132 $3,205 $10,873,237 9/21/90
76 Taking Care of Business BV $3,620,054 18.1% 1,074 $3,370 $20,005,435 8/17/90
77 Mermaids Orion $3,514,678 9.9% 920 $3,820 $35,419,397 12/14/90
78 Opportunity Knocks Uni. $3,512,625 30.9% 1,275 $2,755 $11,359,129 3/30/90
79 The Rescuers Down Under BV $3,499,819 12.5% 1,230 $2,845 $27,931,461 11/16/90
80 Crazy People Par. $3,357,800 25.4% 1,389 $2,417 $13,236,513 4/13/90
81 Men at Work Triu $3,184,311 19.6% 962 $3,310 $16,247,964 8/24/90
82 Funny About Love Par. $3,036,352 37.3% 1,213 $2,503 $8,141,292 9/21/90
83 Cry-Baby Uni. $3,004,905 36.4% 1,229 $2,445 $8,266,343 4/6/90
84 Miami Blues Orion $3,002,997 30.4% 832 $3,609 $9,888,167 4/20/90
85 Mr. Destiny BV $2,991,605 19.5% 727 $4,115 $15,379,253 10/12/90
86 Wild at Heart Gold. $2,913,764 20.0% 532 $5,477 $14,560,247 8/17/90
87 Flashback Par. $2,910,116 44.9% 875 $3,325 $6,488,114 2/2/90
88 Blue Steel MGM $2,895,744 35.2% 1,307 $2,215 $8,217,997 3/16/90
89 Night of the Living Dead Col. $2,884,679 49.4% 1,544 $1,868 $5,835,247 10/19/90
90 Q & A TriS $2,816,605 25.1% 912 $3,088 $11,207,891 4/27/90
91 Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III NL $2,692,087 46.7% 1,107 $2,431 $5,765,562 1/12/90
92 Wild Orchid Triu $2,622,637 23.7% 819 $3,202 $11,060,485 4/27/90
93 Graffiti Bridge WB $2,447,108 53.6% 688 $3,556 $4,562,778 11/2/90
94 Hardware Mira. $2,381,285 41.6% 695 $3,426 $5,728,953 9/14/90
95 Loose Cannons TriS $2,239,830 40.1% 1,214 $1,845 $5,585,154 2/9/90
96 The Witches WB $2,221,402 21.4% 879 $2,527 $10,360,553 8/24/90
97 Havana Uni. $2,175,360 23.5% 824 $2,640 $9,243,140 12/14/90
98 Heart Condition NL $2,149,786 52.0% 885 $2,429 $4,134,992 2/2/90
99 The Lemon Sisters Mira. $2,122,066 61.1% 598 $3,548 $3,473,905 8/31/90
100 Stanley & Iris MGM $2,102,831 36.1% 907 $2,318 $5,820,015 2/9/90
101 Lambada WB $2,031,181 47.6% 1,117 $1,818 $4,263,112 3/16/90
102 I Come in Peace Triu $1,912,421 44.0% 1,041 $1,837 $4,348,368 9/28/90
103 Delta Force 2: Operation Stranglehold MGM $1,854,379 27.7% 908 $2,042 $6,698,361 8/24/90
104 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael Par. $1,753,870 44.0% 635 $2,762 $3,989,297 10/12/90
105 Adventures of Milo and Otis (Re-issue) Col. $1,708,915 16.5% 914 $1,869 $10,351,534 6/15/90
106 Ski Patrol Triu $1,648,000 19.3% 515 $3,200 $8,533,973 1/12/90
107 Almost an Angel Par. $1,608,365 23.2% 1,373 $1,171 $6,939,946 12/22/90
108 Pump Up the Volume NL $1,601,489 13.9% 799 $2,004 $11,541,758 8/24/90
109 Desperate Hours (1990) MGM $1,367,657 49.9% 1,033 $1,323 $2,742,912 10/5/90
110 Short Time Fox $1,237,211 30.8% 557 $2,221 $4,010,647 5/4/90
111 The Gods Must Be Crazy II Col. $1,180,803 18.8% 321 $3,678 $6,291,444 4/13/90
112 Lisa UA $1,119,895 25.8% 287 $3,902 $4,347,648 4/20/90
113 White Palace Uni. $1,078,697 6.2% 99 $10,895 $17,487,531 10/19/90
114 Henry & June Uni. $1,032,942 8.9% 76 $13,591 $11,567,449 10/5/90
115 A Shock to the System Cors $1,002,158 29.3% 345 $2,904 $3,417,056 3/23/90
116 The Krays Mira. $948,002 46.0% 392 $2,418 $2,060,847 11/9/90
117 The Nutcracker Prince WB $908,999 51.0% 906 $1,003 $1,781,694 11/21/90
118 Blind Fury TriS $868,380 32.3% 353 $2,460 $2,692,037 3/16/90
119 Texasville Col. $823,534 36.3% 354 $2,326 $2,268,181 9/28/90
120 Downtown Fox $821,626 35.0% 349 $2,354 $2,346,150 1/12/90
121 The Fourth War Can. $776,449 59.5% 1,005 $772 $1,305,887 3/23/90
122 Class of 1999 Tau $767,620 31.2% 320 $2,398 $2,459,895 5/11/90
123 The Handmaid's Tale Cinc $738,578 14.9% 117 $6,312 $4,960,385 3/9/90
124 The Forbidden Dance Col. $720,864 39.5% 637 $1,131 $1,823,154 3/16/90
125 Courage Mountain Triu $693,087 49.7% 506 $1,369 $1,393,610 2/16/90
126 Nuns on the Run Fox $658,835 6.0% 76 $8,668 $10,959,015 3/16/90
127 Dances with Wolves Orion $598,257 0.3% 14 $42,732 $184,208,848 11/9/90
128 Everybody Wins Orion $581,979 42.4% 451 $1,290 $1,372,350 1/19/90
129 The Last of the Finest Orion $551,876 36.0% 424 $1,301 $1,531,489 3/9/90
130 Don't Tell Her It's Me Hemd $531,714 45.4% 177 $3,004 $1,171,762 9/21/90
131 Where the Heart Is (1990) BV $530,893 48.0% 235 $2,259 $1,106,475 2/23/90
132 The Blood of Heroes NL $471,775 53.5% 318 $1,483 $882,290 2/23/90
133 Impulse (1990) WB $471,126 18.5% 155 $3,039 $2,544,504 4/6/90
134 Robot Jox Triu $464,441 36.5% 333 $1,394 $1,272,977 11/21/90
135 Awakenings Col. $417,076 0.8% 12 $34,756 $52,096,475 12/22/90
136 King of New York NL $411,597 16.1% 115 $3,579 $2,554,476 9/28/90
137 Vital Signs Fox $372,253 30.4% 275 $1,353 $1,224,605 4/13/90
138 The Return of Superfly Trit $359,367 58.9% 260 $1,382 $610,402 11/9/90
139 Waiting for the Light Triu $334,748 41.4% 149 $2,246 $808,690 11/2/90
140 Strike It Rich Mira. $331,875 61.3% 206 $1,611 $541,626 1/26/90
141 Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will? MGM $313,844 22.8% 150 $2,092 $1,373,728 5/4/90
142 Angel Town Tau $300,000 35.1% 55 $5,454 $855,810 2/23/90
143 Slumber Party Massacre 3 Conc $270,135 21.7% 81 $3,335 $1,242,995 9/7/90
144 Bloodfist 2 Conc $267,996 20.7% 92 $2,913 $1,292,323 10/12/90
145 Repossessed NL $266,975 19.3% 115 $2,321 $1,382,462 9/14/90
146 The Cook, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover Mira. $252,223 3.3% 16 $15,763 $7,724,701 4/6/90
147 After Dark, My Sweet Ave $244,919 9.1% 30 $8,163 $2,678,414 8/24/90
148 Avalon Triu $226,613 1.4% 7 $32,373 $15,740,796 10/5/90
149 Corporate Affairs Conc $224,847 22.3% 38 $5,917 $1,006,575 10/5/90
150 The Freshman TriS $205,876 1.0% 6 $34,312 $21,460,601 7/20/90
151 Last Exit to Brooklyn Cinc $186,489 10.8% 13 $14,345 $1,730,005 5/4/90
152 State of Grace Orion $179,927 9.4% 14 $12,851 $1,911,542 9/14/90
153 Reversal of Fortune WB $176,985 1.1% 7 $25,283 $15,445,131 10/19/90
154 White Hunter, Black Heart WB $165,450 7.1% 24 $6,893 $2,319,124 9/14/90
155 Edward Scissorhands Fox $159,622 0.3% 2 $79,811 $56,362,352 12/7/90
156 Martians Go Home Tau $129,778 100.0% 155 $837 $129,778 4/20/90
157 Hamlet (1990) WB $116,975 0.6% 4 $29,243 $20,710,451 12/22/90
158 The Hot Spot Orion $112,188 8.7% 23 $4,877 $1,293,976 10/12/90
159 Come See the Paradise Fox $110,968 11.7% 5 $22,193 $947,306 12/25/90
160 Listen Up: The Lives of Quincy Jones WB $99,740 12.8% 26 $3,836 $776,699 10/5/90
161 The Tall Guy Mira. $91,131 17.8% 30 $3,037 $510,712 9/21/90
162 Streets Conc $86,708 5.7% 53 $1,636 $1,510,053 1/19/90
163 The Sheltering Sky WB $82,753 4.0% 3 $27,584 $2,075,084 12/14/90
164 A Show of Force Par. $73,405 80.2% 12 $6,117 $91,578 5/11/90
165 The Grifters Mira. $71,034 0.5% 2 $35,517 $13,446,769 12/7/90
166 Coupe de Ville Uni. $66,871 9.3% 7 $9,553 $715,983 3/9/90
167 Mountains of the Moon TriS $66,683 1.7% 2 $33,341 $4,011,793 2/23/90
168 Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! Mira. $65,299 1.6% 2 $32,649 $4,087,361 5/4/90
169 Tune in Tomorrow Cinc $62,747 3.5% 7 $8,963 $1,794,001 10/26/90
170 Men Don't Leave WB $62,419 1.0% 3 $20,806 $6,070,725 2/2/90
171 Mr. & Mrs. Bridge Mira. $57,959 0.8% 2 $28,979 $7,698,010 11/23/90
172 Def by Temptation Troma $54,582 2.5% 11 $4,962 $2,218,579 5/11/90
173 Longtime Companion Gold. $50,525 1.1% 2 $25,262 $4,609,953 5/11/90
174 Spontaneous Combustion Tau $50,367 100.0% 50 $1,007 $50,367 2/23/90
175 Why Me? Triu $49,933 59.5% 113 $441 $83,882 4/20/90
176 Hidden Agenda Hemd $49,827 4.8% 3 $16,609 $1,030,938 11/21/90
177 Green Card BV $47,781 0.2% 2 $23,890 $29,888,235 12/25/90
178 Metropolitan NL $46,663 1.6% 1 $46,663 $2,938,208 8/3/90
179 Body Chemistry Conc $38,025 1.6% 53 $717 $2,415,312 3/9/90
180 Alice Orion $36,274 0.5% 3 $12,091 $7,331,647 12/25/90
181 Happy Together (1990) Brde $32,776 46.2% 10 $3,277 $70,912 5/4/90
182 Too Beautiful For You OrionC $31,208 1.8% 1 $31,208 $1,776,440 3/2/90
183 Monsieur Hire OrionC $29,980 2.1% 2 $14,990 $1,417,030 4/20/90
184 Miller's Crossing Fox $28,202 0.6% 1 $28,202 $5,080,409 9/21/90
185 The Field Ave $27,948 1.9% 2 $13,974 $1,494,399 12/22/90
186 The Long Walk Home Mira. $26,140 0.5% 4 $6,535 $4,873,620 12/22/90
187 Vincent and Theo Hemd $22,585 1.0% 1 $22,585 $2,231,274 11/2/90
188 The Icicle Thief Aries $20,809 1.7% 1 $20,809 $1,231,622 8/24/90
189 Sweetie Ave $20,403 2.2% 1 $20,403 $938,065 1/19/90
190 Jesus of Montreal OrionC $20,388 1.3% 1 $20,388 $1,601,612 5/25/90
191 May Fools OrionC $20,078 1.3% 1 $20,078 $1,576,702 6/22/90
192 The Nasty Girl Mira. $19,491 0.9% 2 $9,745 $2,281,569 10/26/90
193 To Sleep With Anger Gold. $19,295 1.7% 4 $4,823 $1,161,135 10/12/90
194 C'est La Vie Gold. $18,749 2.3% 2 $9,374 $805,472 11/2/90
195 Chattahoochee Hemd $17,471 6.7% 2 $8,735 $259,486 4/20/90
196 Cinema Paradiso Mira. $16,552 0.1% 1 $16,552 $11,990,401 2/2/90
197 Chicago Joe and the Showgirl NL $14,979 17.5% 6 $2,496 $85,395 7/27/90
198 Eating RBR $12,764 0.6% 2 $6,382 $2,100,538 11/16/90
199 Diamond's Edge Castle $12,751 100.0% 30 $425 $12,751 11/30/90
200 Fools of Fortune NL $11,422 13.7% 3 $3,807 $83,490 9/14/90
201 Twister (1990) Grey $9,864 29.5% 2 $4,932 $33,455 8/8/90
202 Speaking Parts Zeit. $8,934 11.7% 1 $8,934 $76,609 2/16/90
203 Red Surf AcdE $8,630 65.7% 6 $1,438 $13,136 6/1/90
204 Pathfinder (1990) IFE $3,950 37.2% 1 $3,950 $10,628 5/11/90
205 The Feud Castle $2,236 72.1% 1 $2,236 $3,102 5/4/90
Totals and Averages (205 Movies):
Totals:$774,438,97417.2%--$4,501,201,317-
Averages:$3,777,75117.2%767$4,923$21,957,080-
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