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The Numbers - Movies Released in 1992

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This list shows all films released in 1992, including films that went direct-to-video, or only got an international theatrical release. For each film, we use the first date on which it was made available to the public, which might include international theatrical or domestic video releases that were a few days, or sometimes more, earlier than the domestic (US/Canada) theatrical release.

See also: Top 1992 Worldwide - Domestic Release Schedule for 1992 - Most Popular 1992

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Release DateMovieGenreProduction
Budget
Domestic
Box Office
to Date
Trailer

January, 1992

January 1 Brenda Starr   $67,878  
Freddie as F.R.O.7   $1,000,000  
Guncrazy   $114,000  
Highway to Hell   $26,000  
In the Soup   $256,000  
Inside Monkey Zetterland   $121,000  
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland   $1,368,210  
Love Field   $1,949,148  
Mistress Comedy   $1,102,469  
No Place to Hide   $135,000  
The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them   $690,000  
Orlando Drama   $5,737,353  
The Power of One Drama   $2,827,107  
Rain Without Thunder   $5,000  
Roadside Prophets   $147,724  
Romper Stomper   $175,340  
Ruby   $919,286  
There Goes the Neighborhood Comedy   $11,000  
This is My Life   $2,922,094  
Turtle Beach   $778,535  
Under Suspicion   $221,295  
The Vagrant   $5,000  
Year of the Comet   $2,791,515  
 
January 3 Daughters of the Dust Drama   $1,701,575  
 
January 10 The Hand That Rocks the Cradle Thriller/Suspense   $88,036,683  
Kuffs Action   $19,618,135  
 
January 17 Freejack Action   $17,033,142  
Juice Drama   $20,146,800  
 
January 24 Love Crimes   $2,320,217  
 
January 31 Hard Promises Romantic Comedy   $306,319  
Homo Faber Drama   $0  
Shining Through Thriller/Suspense   $21,733,781  

February, 1992

February 1 Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot Comedy   $28,411,000  
 
February 4 Home Town Story   $0  
 
February 5 Mississippi Masala Drama   $7,308,786  
 
February 7 Final Analysis Thriller/Suspense   $28,590,665  
Medicine Man Drama $40,000,000 $44,948,240  
 
February 14 Wayne's World Comedy $20,000,000 $121,697,323  
 
February 21 Radio Flyer Drama $35,000,000 $4,651,977  
 
February 28 Gate II   $2,032,973  
The Mambo Kings Drama   $6,698,607  
Memoirs of an Invisible Man Comedy $40,000,000 $14,358,033  

March, 1992

March 1 Holiday Inn Musical   $0  
Night on Earth   $2,015,000  
Shakes the Clown Black Comedy   $115,103  
 
March 6 Blame it on the Bellboy Comedy   $2,891,055  
Gladiator Action   $8,205,703  
The Lawnmower Man Action $10,000,000 $32,100,816  
Once Upon a Crime… Comedy   $8,669,847  
 
March 13 American Me Drama   $11,318,100  
Article 99 Drama   $6,281,089  
Da hong deng long gao gao gua Drama   $2,603,061  
Howards End Drama $8,000,000 $26,124,872  
My Cousin Vinny Comedy $11,000,000 $52,929,168  
 
March 20 Basic Instinct Thriller/Suspense   $117,727,224  
Noises Off... Comedy   $2,280,148  
Shadows and Fog Comedy   $2,735,731  
 
March 25 Mediterraneo   $4,044,228  
 
March 27 The Cutting Edge Drama   $23,131,735  
Ladybugs Comedy   $14,796,494  
White Men Can't Jump Comedy   $76,253,806  

April, 1992

April 1 Everybody Sing Multiple Genres   $0  
Rock-a-Doodle Adventure   $11,657,385  
Thunderheart Thriller/Suspense   $22,660,758  
 
April 3 Beethoven Comedy   $56,979,478  
Delicatessen Comedy   $1,794,187  
Straight Talk Comedy   $21,202,099  
 
April 8 Newsies   $2,706,352  
 
April 10 Ferngully… The Last Rainforest Adventure   $21,111,825  
The Player Black Comedy $8,000,000 $21,706,101  
Sleepwalkers Horror   $30,524,763  
 
April 15 City of Joy Drama   $14,371,061  
Deep Cover Action   $16,639,799  
 
April 17 The Babe Drama   $17,064,550  
Brain Donors Comedy   $860,365  
 
April 22 The Playboys   $4,906,900  
 
April 24 A Midnight Clear $5,000,000 $1,526,697  
Passed Away   $4,030,793  
White Sands Thriller/Suspense   $9,011,574  

May, 1992

May 1 Folks! Comedy   $5,906,300  
K2 Drama   $3,042,892  
Leaving Normal   $1,361,232  
Split Second Action $7,000,000 $5,430,822  
 
May 8 Crisscross   $2,717,764  
Poison Ivy Thriller/Suspense   $1,829,804  
Wild Orchid II: Two Shades of Blue Drama   $573,904  
 
May 13 The Waterdance   $1,723,319  
 
May 15 Lethal Weapon 3 Action $35,000,000 $144,731,527  
 
May 22 Alien 3 Action $55,000,000 $54,927,174  
Encino Man Comedy   $40,057,130  
Far and Away Drama   $58,883,840  
 
May 29 Sister Act Comedy   $139,605,150  

June, 1992

June 5 Class Act Comedy   $13,226,469  
Patriot Games Action $45,000,000 $83,287,363  
 
June 12 Aces: Iron Eagle III   $2,517,600  
HouseSitter Comedy   $58,500,635  
 
June 18 Batman Returns Action $80,000,000 $162,833,635  
 
June 20 The Lover   $4,899,194  
 
June 26 Unlawful Entry Thriller/Suspense   $57,138,719  

July, 1992

July 1 The Adjuster Drama   $396,573  
Boomerang Comedy $42,000,000 $70,052,444  
A League of Their Own Comedy $40,000,000 $107,533,925  
 
July 10 Cool World Adventure   $14,110,589  
Prelude to a Kiss Romantic Comedy   $20,006,730  
Universal Soldier Action   $36,299,898  
 
July 17 Honey I Blew Up the Kid Adventure   $58,662,452  
Man Trouble   $3,882,058  
A Stranger Among Us Drama   $12,282,994  
 
July 22 Captain America Action   $0  
 
July 24 Mo' Money Comedy   $40,190,000  
Mom and Dad Save the World   $2,034,470  
 
July 31 Bébé's Kids Adventure   $8,284,881  
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Horror $7,000,000 $14,231,669  
Death Becomes Her Comedy $55,000,000 $58,422,650  
Enchanted April Drama   $13,200,170  

August, 1992

August 7 3 Ninjas Action   $29,028,000  
Raising Cain Thriller/Suspense $11,000,000 $21,171,695  
Unforgiven Western $14,400,000 $101,157,447  
Whispers in the Dark Thriller/Suspense   $11,124,511  
 
August 14 Diggstown Drama   $4,495,615  
Single White Female Thriller/Suspense   $48,017,402  
Stay Tuned Adventure   $10,736,401  
 
August 21 Christopher Columbus: The Discovery Adventure   $8,251,071  
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag   $3,591,460  
Rapid Fire Action   $14,356,479  
 
August 26 Storyville Drama   $422,503  
 
August 28 Honeymoon in Vegas Romantic Comedy   $35,208,854  
Pet Sematary II Horror   $17,092,453  
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me Thriller/Suspense   $4,160,851  

September, 1992

September 4 Bob Roberts Comedy   $4,300,703  
Out on a Limb   $1,659,542  
 
September 9 Sneakers Action   $51,433,000  
 
September 11 Crossing the Bridge   $479,676  
Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth Horror   $12,525,537  
Where the Day Takes You Drama   $390,152  
Wind Drama   $5,519,569  
 
September 12 La Double Vie de Véronique Drama   $0  
 
September 18 Captain Ron Comedy   $22,518,097  
Husbands and Wives Comedy   $10,555,619  
Sarafina! Drama   $7,306,242  
School Ties Drama   $14,715,067  
Singles Comedy   $18,471,850  
South Central Drama   $1,373,196  
 
September 21 Light Sleeper $5,000,000 $1,050,861  
 
September 23 Mr. Saturday Night Comedy   $13,351,357  
 
September 25 Innocent Blood Horror   $4,877,567  
The Last of the Mohicans Action $40,000,000 $75,505,856  
 
September 30 Glengarry Glen Ross Drama $12,500,000 $10,725,228  

October, 1992

October 2 Hero Comedy $42,000,000 $19,487,173  
The Mighty Ducks Comedy $10,000,000 $50,752,337  
Mr. Baseball Comedy   $20,883,046  
Of Mice and Men Drama   $5,101,632  
 
October 9 1492: Conquest of Paradise Adventure   $7,099,531  
A River Runs Through It Drama   $43,440,294  
Under Siege Action   $83,563,139  
 
October 14 The Public Eye Thriller/Suspense   $3,067,917  
 
October 16 Candyman Horror   $25,554,348  
Consenting Adults Drama   $21,591,728  
Night and the City Drama   $6,202,756  
 
October 23 Dr. Giggles Horror   $8,205,290  
Frozen Assets   $376,008  
Pure Country Drama   $10,705,365  
Reservoir Dogs $1,200,000 $2,832,029  
Zebrahead   $1,486,300  
 
October 30 Rampage   $796,368  
Waterland   $1,034,287  

November, 1992

November 6 Jennifer Eight Thriller/Suspense   $11,281,492  
Passenger 57 Action   $44,065,653  
 
November 11 Aladdin Adventure $28,000,000 $217,350,219  
Traces of Red Thriller/Suspense   $3,206,713  
 
November 13 Bram Stoker's Dracula Horror $40,000,000 $82,522,790  
Love Potion No. 9 Romantic Comedy   $754,935  
 
November 14 Flirting Drama   $2,415,396  
 
November 18 Malcolm X Drama $35,000,000 $48,169,910  
 
November 20 Bad Lieutenant Drama   $2,000,022  
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Adventure $20,000,000 $173,585,516  
 
November 25 The Bodyguard Thriller/Suspense $25,000,000 $121,945,720  
The Crying Game Drama $4,000,000 $62,546,695  

December, 1992

December 4 The Distinguished Gentleman Comedy   $46,434,570  
 
December 11 A Few Good Men Drama $33,000,000 $141,340,178  
Forever Young Drama   $55,942,530  
The Muppet Christmas Carol Comedy $12,000,000 $27,281,507  
Passion Fish Drama   $5,414,619  
 
December 16 Used People Comedy   $17,957,265  
 
December 18 Leap of Faith Comedy   $22,293,343  
Toys Comedy   $21,452,082  
 
December 23 Damage Drama   $7,532,911  
Indochine Drama   $5,243,537  
Scent of a Woman Drama   $63,895,607  
 
December 25 Chaplin Drama   $9,289,349  
Hoffa Drama $35,000,000 $23,365,858  
Peter’s Friends Comedy   $4,058,564  
Trespass Action   $13,747,138  
 
December 30 Lorenzo’s Oil Drama   $7,144,115  
 
December 31 Boris & Natasha: The Movie Comedy   $0  
Broadway Bound   $0  
Fathers and Sons   $0  
Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth   $0  
In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion   $0  
Jersey Girl Romantic Comedy   $0  
The Magical World of Chuck Jones Documentary   $0  
Nervous Ticks Comedy   $0  
The Nutt House Comedy   $0  
Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation Comedy   $0  
Sinatra Drama   $0  
We're Talkin' Serous Money Comedy   $0  
Wuthering Heights Drama   $0  

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