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Top 1984 Movies at the Domestic Box Office


See also: Top 1984 International - Top 1984 Worldwide

Other Domestic Cumulative records: All Time Domestic - All Time Domestic (Inf. Adj.) - Top 2016 Domestic - Top 2017 Domestic

This chart contains the total domestic box office for the top 100 movies released in 1984.

See Top Grossing Movies of 1984 for a list of movies that earned most at the domestic box office during 1984, including films released in 1983.

Top 1983 Domestic Top 1985 Domestic
Rank Movie Domestic
Box
Office
Opening
Theater
Count
Opening
Weekend
Box Office
Max
Theater
Count
1 Ghostbusters $242,212,467 1,339 $13,612,564 1,506
2 Beverly Hills Cop $234,760,478 1,532 $15,214,805 2,006
3 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom $179,880,271 1,687 $25,337,110 1,687
4 Gremlins $148,168,459 1,511 $12,511,634 1,537
5 The Karate Kid $90,815,558 931 $5,031,753 1,111
6 Police Academy $81,198,894 1,063 $8,570,007 1,587
7 Footloose $80,000,000 1,384 $8,556,935 1,384
8 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock $76,471,046 1,966 $16,673,229 1,966
9 Romancing the Stone $75,078,260 823 $5,105,741 1,101
10 Purple Rain $68,392,977 917 $7,766,201 1,022
11 Splash $62,599,495 829 $6,174,059 1,186
12 Grand Canyon: The Hidden Secrets $52,800,000 0 $0 0
13 Amadeus $51,973,029 25 $505,276 802
14 Tightrope $48,100,000 1,535 $9,156,545 1,535
15 The Natural $47,951,979 989 $5,088,381 1,012
16 Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes $45,900,000 753 $6,517,732 1,175
17 2010 $41,000,000 1,126 $7,393,361 1,213
18 Revenge of the Nerds $40,874,452 364 $1,513,090 989
19 Red Dawn $38,900,000 1,822 $8,239,381 1,822
20 Bachelor Party $38,435,947 1,081 $4,775,155 1,276
21 City Heat $38,348,988 1,393 $6,301,694 1,655
22 The Terminator $38,019,031 1,005 $4,020,663 1,112
23 Breakin' $36,100,000 1,069 $6,047,686 1,121
24 All of Me $35,243,581 1,192 $5,803,848 1,200
25 Places in the Heart $34,900,814 14 $274,279 868
26 The Killing Fields $34,609,720 1 $32,181 663
27 Friday the 13th Part IV: The Final Chapter $32,980,880 1,594 $11,183,148 1,600
28 The Gods Must Be Crazy $30,031,783 1 $8,788 185
29 Starman $28,700,000 1,261 $2,872,022 1,271
30 Cannonball Run II $28,100,000 1,778 $8,323,948 1,845
31 Teachers $27,700,000 1,721 $7,013,366 1,721
32 Dune $27,447,471 915 $6,025,091 975
33 A Passage to India $27,187,653 3 $84,580 650
34 Conan the Destroyer $26,400,000 1,120 $6,876,768 1,250
35 Protocol $26,300,000 893 $3,427,840 904
36 Micki + Maude $26,200,000 794 $2,742,458 876
37 The Cotton Club $25,928,721 808 $2,903,603 809
38 The Muppets Take Manhattan $25,534,703 1,261 $4,416,022 1,261
39 A Nightmare on Elm Street $25,504,513 165 $1,271,000 274
40 The Woman in Red $25,308,147 1,066 $3,165,833 1,069
41 Against All Odds $25,100,000 976 $3,766,128 979
42 Moscow on the Hudson $25,100,000 618 $3,536,687 721
43 The Flamingo Kid $23,859,382 531 $2,015,076 753
44 Sixteen Candles $23,686,027 1,240 $4,461,520 1,245
45 Missing in Action $22,812,411 1,150 $6,101,460 1,209
46 The Last Starfighter $22,200,789 1,287 $6,011,695 1,287
47 A Soldier's Story $22,100,000 5 $156,383 581
48 Oh God, You Devil! $21,538,000 1,384 $5,560,001 1,384
49 Rhinestone $21,400,000 1,630 $5,459,726 1,630
50 Die Unendliche Geschichte $21,300,000 950 $4,325,823 950
51 Top Secret! $21,100,000 1,100 $4,406,205 1,100
52 Weekend Pass $21,058,033 399 $1,451,676 475
53 Unfaithfully Yours $19,928,200 820 $3,744,126 831
54 Best Defense $19,265,302 1,425 $7,872,297 1,425
55 Blame it on Rio $18,600,000 1,201 $3,437,660 1,234
56 Hot Dog… The Movie $17,540,166 1,273 $4,506,756 1,276
57 Lassiter $17,513,452 945 $5,072,583 945
58 Angel $17,488,564 330 $2,214,824 499
59 Johnny Dangerously $17,124,395 1,086 $2,947,746 1,086
60 Beat Street $16,595,791 1,380 $5,218,040 1,380
61 Firestarter $15,136,870 1,356 $4,726,660 1,374
62 Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo $15,000,000 707 $2,921,030 908
63 Children of the Corn $14,600,000 350 $2,042,821 653
64 Night of the Comet $14,600,000 1,098 $3,580,578 1,098
65 Supergirl $14,296,438 1,608 $5,738,249 1,620
66 The Evil That Men Do $13,102,025 1,464 $4,538,400 1,464
67 The Ice Pirates $13,075,390 1,175 $4,358,022 1,175
68 Irreconcilable Differences $12,400,000 902 $3,076,894 902
69 Dreamscape $12,116,365 816 $2,257,627 816
70 Up the Creek $11,708,269 1,346 $3,210,882 1,346
71 Tank $11,131,530 1,332 $4,035,960 1,332
72 Broadway Danny Rose $10,600,497 109 $953,740 613
73 Falling in Love $10,600,000 305 $2,293,710 807
74 Where the Boys Are '84 $10,530,000 1,414 $3,665,088 1,414
75 Thief of Hearts $10,400,000 1,200 $3,091,670 1,200

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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