Domestic Box Office For Q4 1988

Q4 1988 is October 1-December 31.

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Scrooged$52,747,0951,897$60,328,558Nov 23Paramount Pictures
2Twins$49,668,5251,659$111,938,388Dec 9Universal Pictures
3The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!$42,682,6101,969$78,756,177Dec 2Paramount Pictures
4The Land Before Time$35,457,6801,414$48,092,846Nov 18Universal Pictures
5Oliver & Company$35,151,5531,503$53,279,055Nov 18Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
6Child's Play$33,244,6841,490$33,244,684Nov 11United Artists
7Rain Man$33,222,4791,590$172,825,435Dec 16Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
8The Accused$32,078,318930$32,078,318Oct 14Paramount Pictures
9Ernest Saves Christmas$27,288,6621,640$28,202,109Nov 11Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
10Tequila Sunrise$25,613,2231,411$41,292,551Dec 2Warner Bros.
11Alien Nation$25,216,2431,436$25,216,243Oct 7Twentieth Century Fox
12Gorillas in the Mist$23,523,1581,085$24,720,479Sep 23Universal Pictures
13Punchline$21,008,422917$21,042,667Sep 30Columbia Pictures
14Dirty Rotten Scoundrels$18,026,1481,515$42,039,085Dec 16Orion Pictures
15Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers$17,768,7571,692$17,768,757Oct 21-
16Who Framed Roger Rabbit$17,563,0331,598$156,452,370Jun 24Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
17Cocoon: The Return$15,148,719997$18,924,919Nov 23Twentieth Century Fox
18Die Hard$13,912,4021,713$83,008,852Jul 15Twentieth Century Fox
19A Fish Called Wanda$13,108,8961,223$62,493,712Jul 15Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
20They Live$13,008,9281,463$13,008,928Nov 4Universal Pictures
21Mystic Pizza$12,793,213440$12,793,213Oct 21The Samuel Goldwyn Company
22Everybody's All-American$12,638,2941,123$12,638,294Nov 4Warner Bros.
23Crossing Delancey$12,624,792303$16,262,415Aug 26Warner Bros.
24Cocktail$12,026,8761,462$78,222,753Jul 29Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
25Working Girl$11,956,3491,149$63,779,477Dec 23Twentieth Century Fox
26Big$11,694,2191,419$114,968,774Jun 3Twentieth Century Fox
27Iron Eagle II$10,497,324878$10,497,324Nov 11TriStar Pictures
28U2: Rattle and Hum$8,600,8231,391$8,600,823Nov 4Paramount Pictures
29High Spirits$8,578,231826$8,578,231Nov 18TriStar Pictures
30Without a Clue$8,539,181491$8,539,181Oct 21Orion Pictures
31Young Guns$8,013,3061,416$45,661,556Aug 12Twentieth Century Fox
32My Stepmother Is an Alien$7,558,3871,148$13,854,000Dec 9Columbia Pictures
33A Cry in the Dark$6,908,797334$6,908,797Nov 11Warner Bros.
34Fresh Horses$6,640,3461,276$6,640,346Nov 18Columbia Pictures
351969$5,979,011520$5,979,011Nov 18Atlantic Releasing Corporation
36Hellbound: Hellraiser II$5,755,3051,187$12,090,735Dec 23New World Pictures
37Elvira: Mistress of the Dark$5,300,873627$5,596,267Sep 30New World Pictures
38Clara's Heart$5,194,491315$5,194,491Oct 7Warner Bros.
39A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master$5,169,5331,767$49,369,899Aug 19New Line Cinema
40Heartbreak Hotel$5,139,2971,414$5,509,417Sep 30Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
41The Good Mother$4,764,606670$4,764,606Nov 4Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
42Dead Ringers$4,256,6791,048$8,038,508Sep 23Twentieth Century Fox
43Bat*21$3,966,256516$3,966,256Oct 21TriStar Pictures
44Feds$3,838,793850$3,838,793Oct 28Warner Bros.
45Imagine: John Lennon$3,753,977561$3,753,977Oct 7Warner Bros.
46Memories of Me$3,583,303723$3,965,604Sep 30Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
47Madame Sousatzka$3,548,238123$3,548,238Oct 14Universal Pictures
48Things Change$3,527,88699$3,527,886Oct 21Columbia Pictures
49Betrayed$3,457,2141,101$25,816,139Aug 26United Artists
50Pumpkinhead$3,385,516353$3,385,516Oct 14United Artists
51A World Apart$2,291,02542$2,326,860Jun 17Atlantic Releasing Corporation
52Salaam Bombay!$2,080,04627$2,080,046Oct 7Cinecom Pictures
53The Last Temptation of Christ$2,036,010123$8,373,585Aug 12Universal Pictures
54I'm Gonna Git You Sucka$2,007,044266$13,030,057Dec 16United Artists
55Running on Empty$1,878,228238$2,835,116Sep 9Warner Bros.
56The Lair of the White Worm$1,189,31532$1,189,315Oct 21Vestron Pictures
57Mississippi Burning$1,003,3691,134$34,603,943Dec 9Orion Pictures
58Watchers$940,173161$940,173Dec 2Universal Pictures
59Split Decisions$695,822405$695,822Nov 11New Century
60Kansas$606,066847$2,432,536Sep 23Trans World Entertainment (TWE)
61Buster$540,000217$540,000Nov 23Hemdale
62Beaches$453,2501,122$57,041,866Dec 23Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
63Full Moon in Blue Water$450,72656$450,726Nov 23Trans World Entertainment (TWE)
64Track 29$376,70013$429,028Sep 9Island Pictures
65Tapeheads$343,786138$343,786Oct 21Avenue Pictures Productions
66Dangerous Liaisons$330,048762$34,670,720Dec 23Warner Bros.
67The Accidental Tourist$246,934954$32,632,093Dec 23Warner Bros.
68Talk Radio$211,033653$3,468,572Dec 23Universal Pictures
69Distant Thunder$156,18831$156,188Nov 11Paramount Pictures
70Hanna's War$139,79635$139,796Nov 23Cannon Film Distributors
71Torch Song Trilogy$132,733135$4,865,997Dec 16New Line Cinema
72Another Woman$115,96224$1,562,749Oct 14Orion Pictures
73Amsterdamned$98,0035$98,003Nov 23Vestron Pictures
74Ghost Town$75,0008$75,000Nov 11Trans World Entertainment (TWE)
75Pelle the Conqueror$69,47942$2,053,931Dec 21Miramax
76Bird$36,68493$2,181,286Sep 30Warner Bros.
77We Think the World of You$20,9981$20,998Dec 22Cinecom Pictures
78The Chocolate War$14,35111$303,624Nov 18-
79Haunted Summer$9,9111$9,911Dec 16Cannon Film Distributors