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Top 1988 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office


See also: Top 1988 Domestic - Top 1988 International

Other Worldwide Cumulative records: All Time Worldwide - All Time Animated Worldwide - All Time Single Market - Top 2016 Worldwide - Top 2017 Worldwide

This chart contains the total worldwide box office for the top 100 movies released in 1988.

Top 1987 Worldwide Top 1989 Worldwide
Rank Movie Worldwide Box Office Domestic Box Office International Box Office Domestic/
International
1 Rain Man $412,800,000 $172,825,435 $239,974,565 0.72
2 Who Framed Roger Rabbit? $351,500,000 $154,112,492 $197,387,508 0.78
3 Coming to America $288,800,000 $128,152,301 $160,647,699 0.80
4 Crocodile Dundee 2 $239,606,210 $109,306,210 $130,300,000 0.84
5 Twins $216,600,000 $111,936,388 $104,663,612 1.07
6 Rambo III $188,715,611 $53,715,611 $135,000,000 0.40
7 Big $151,668,774 $114,968,774 $36,700,000 3.13
8 Die Hard $139,109,346 $81,350,242 $57,759,104 1.41
9 Masquerade $91,593,744 $15,855,828 $75,737,916 0.21
10 The Land Before Time $81,972,846 $48,092,846 $33,880,000 1.42
11 Midnight Run $81,613,606 $38,413,606 $43,200,000 0.89
12 Cocktail $78,222,753 $78,222,753 $0 0.00
13 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! $78,041,829 $78,041,829 $0 0.00
14 Beetlejuice $73,326,666 $73,326,666 $0 0.00
15 Working Girl $63,800,000 $63,800,000 $0 0.00
16 A Fish Called Wanda $63,493,000 $63,493,000 $0 0.00
17 Scrooged $59,450,353 $59,450,353 $0 0.00
18 Willow $57,269,863 $57,269,863 $0 0.00
19 Beaches $57,041,866 $57,041,866 $0 0.00
20 Biloxi Blues $51,684,798 $43,184,798 $8,500,000 5.08
21 Bull Durham $50,888,729 $50,888,729 $0 0.00
22 Oliver & Company $49,576,671 $49,576,671 $0 0.00
23 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master $49,369,899 $49,369,899 $0 0.00
24 Colors $46,616,067 $46,616,067 $0 0.00
25 Young Guns $44,726,644 $44,726,644 $0 0.00
26 Child's Play $44,196,684 $33,244,684 $10,952,000 3.04
27 Dirty Rotten Scoundrels $42,039,000 $42,039,000 $0 0.00
28 Bagdad Cafe $42,001,910 $3,587,303 $38,414,607 0.09
29 The Great Outdoors $41,455,230 $41,455,230 $0 0.00
30 Big Business $40,150,487 $40,150,487 $0 0.00
31 Tequila Sunrise $39,703,427 $39,703,427 $0 0.00
32 The Dead Pool $37,903,000 $37,903,000 $0 0.00
33 Red Heat $34,994,648 $34,994,648 $0 0.00
34 Dangerous Liaisons $34,700,000 $34,700,000 $0 0.00
35 Mississippi Burning $34,603,000 $34,603,000 $0 0.00
36 The Accidental Tourist $32,632,000 $32,632,000 $0 0.00
37 The Accused $32,078,318 $32,078,318 $0 0.00
38 Shoot to Kill $29,300,000 $29,300,000 $0 0.00
39 Ernest Saves Christmas $28,202,109 $28,202,109 $0 0.00
40 Betrayed $25,816,139 $25,816,139 $0 0.00
41 Funny Farm $25,537,221 $25,537,221 $0 0.00
42 Alien Nation $25,216,243 $25,216,243 $0 0.00
43 Gorillas in the Mist $24,720,479 $24,720,479 $0 0.00
44 License to Drive $22,434,275 $22,434,275 $0 0.00
45 Married to the Mob $21,486,757 $21,486,757 $0 0.00
46 Punchline $21,032,000 $21,032,000 $0 0.00
47 Short Circuit 2 $20,882,000 $20,882,000 $0 0.00
48 Action Jackson $20,257,000 $20,257,000 $0 0.00
49 The Presidio $20,036,000 $20,036,000 $0 0.00
50 Tucker: The Man and His Dream $19,652,638 $19,652,638 $0 0.00
51 The Serpent and the Rainbow $19,595,000 $19,595,000 $0 0.00
52 Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach $19,510,000 $19,510,000 $0 0.00
53 Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood $19,170,001 $19,170,001 $0 0.00
54 Cocoon: The Return $18,924,919 $18,924,919 $0 0.00
55 The Seventh Sign $18,875,011 $18,875,011 $0 0.00
56 Above the Law $18,869,631 $18,869,631 $0 0.00
57 Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers $17,768,757 $17,768,757 $0 0.00
58 Frantic $17,637,000 $17,637,000 $0 0.00
59 Johnny Be Good $17,500,399 $17,500,399 $0 0.00
60 For Keeps? $17,000,000 $17,000,000 $0 0.00
61 Crossing Delancey $16,262,000 $16,262,000 $0 0.00
62 Bright Lights, Big City $16,118,077 $16,118,077 $0 0.00
63 She's Having a Baby $16,031,707 $16,031,707 $0 0.00
64 Big Top Pee-Wee $15,122,324 $15,122,324 $0 0.00
65 Arthur 2: On the Rocks $14,681,192 $14,681,192 $0 0.00
66 School Daze $14,545,844 $14,545,844 $0 0.00
67 Poltergeist III $14,114,000 $14,114,000 $0 0.00
68 Stand and Deliver $13,994,920 $13,994,920 $0 0.00
69 My Stepmother Is an Alien $13,854,000 $13,854,000 $0 0.00
70 The Milagro Beanfield War $13,825,794 $13,825,794 $0 0.00
71 Return to Snowy River $13,687,027 $13,687,027 $0 0.00
72 Vice Versa $13,664,060 $13,664,060 $0 0.00
73 I'm Gonna Git You Sucka $13,030,057 $13,030,057 $0 0.00
74 They Live $13,000,000 $13,000,000 $0 0.00
75 Mystic Pizza $12,793,213 $12,793,213 $0 0.00
76 D.O.A. $12,706,478 $12,706,478 $0 0.00
77 Everybody’s All-American $12,638,294 $12,638,294 $0 0.00
78 Casual Sex? $12,277,096 $12,277,096 $0 0.00
79 Bloodsport $11,806,119 $11,806,119 $0 0.00
80 Caddyshack II $11,798,302 $11,798,302 $0 0.00
81 Hellraiser II: Hellbound $11,611,883 $11,611,883 $0 0.00
82 Moon Over Parador $11,444,204 $11,444,204 $0 0.00
83 The Couch Trip $11,005,304 $11,005,304 $0 0.00
84 Moving $10,815,378 $10,815,378 $0 0.00
85 Shakedown $10,068,039 $10,068,039 $0 0.00
86 The Unbearable Lightness of Being $10,006,000 $10,006,000 $0 0.00

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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