All of the Top 5 lists, theatrical rental figures, and production budget figures in the table below are from The Hollywood Reporter Book of Box Office Hits, written by Susan Sackett. Outside of film, was inspired by the genre to create the extremely successful album in 1983. Prakash Rao Amala, Aruna Irani, Saeed Jaffrey Mohan Bhakri Hemant Birje, Kamna, Javed Khan , , , Action K. December 7, 1988 An earthquake in Armenia leaves over 25,000 dead. Jones sets off to find the Holy Grail, but he discovers that the artifact is much more powerful than he thought. Harrison Ford basically won the 80's, starring in three years of the 1 grossing movies 1980, 1981, 1983. These are all added together, for a total gross.
When it debuted in 1981, Raiders of the Lost Ark was incredibly successful. Top Grossing Movies of 1988 Rank Movie Release Date Distributor Genre 1988 Gross Tickets Sold 1. The same year as Conan the Barbarian, similar films followed such as , and the films. Next : A little alien who changed the world. Les Clark and Eric Larson were sequence directors for this film. Ravishankar Govinda, Kimi Katkar, Roshni Drama, Family Vinod Khanna, Feroz Khan, Amala Action, Crime, Drama, Family, Romance Shatrughan Sinha, Reena Roy, Nirupa Roy Shatrughan Sinha, Sunil Dutt, Kimi Katkar Feroz Khan, Sanjeev Kumar, Reena Roy Action Shabana Azmi, Parikshat Sahni, Tun Tun Raj Kiran, Om Puri, Divya Rana Action, Drama, Thriller Rekha, Raj Kiran, Mazhar Khan Family Saira Banu, Bindu, Vinod Khanna Rakhee Gulzar, Jackie Shroff, Shekhar Kapur Action, Crime, Drama, Family Vijay Reddi Raj Babbar, Dharmendra, Dimple Kapadia, Jayapradha Manmohan Desai Amitabh Bachchan, Mithun Chakraborty, Jayapradha, Meenakshi Sheshadri Action, Drama, Family, Crime, Adventure Javed Khan, Rajesh Puri Kalpataru Govinda, Farha Naaz, Rishi Kapoor Drama, Comedy, Family Subhash Sonik Beena Banerjee, Rita Bhaduri, Govinda Drama, Family, Action, Comedy Sripathi Panditharadhyula Rajaram Chandrashekhar, Ramesh Deo, Satyendra Kapoor Family Aruna, Jayanthi, Satyanarayana Kaikala Shibu Mitra Shatrughan Sinha, Dimple Kapadia, Chunky Pandey Action Chandrakant Sangani Swaroop Kumar Govinda, Farha Naaz, Sonika Gill Family Anwar Pasha Rishi Kapoor, Farha Naaz, Kiran Juneja Drama, Romance Kirti Kumar Govinda, Neelam, Raj Kiran Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller Jatin Kumar Raj Babbar, Om Puri, Deepak Seth Action, Thriller Ravindra Peepat Rajiv Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor, Kulbhushan Kharbanda Shafi Inamdar, Priya Tendulkar Bhushan Jeevan, Shekhar Suman Kimi Katkar Rajkumar Kohli Sunny Deol, Kimi Katkar, Anil Kapoor, Meenakshi Seshadri Vijay Sadanah Rishi Kapoor, Danny Denzongpa, Amrish Puri Manmauji, Rakesh Pandey Kawal Sharma Mithun Chakraborty, Sanjay Dutt, Govinda, Mandakini, Vijeta Pandit Action Rakesh Bedi, Joginder Shelly Sadashiv Amrapurkar, , Suresh Oberoi T.
Three New York City men in charge of a precious baby girl was basically. In 1981, , and Raiders of the Lost Ark started it off, but it was which caused the fantasy explosion. Schwarzenegger returned again to a similar sword-wielding role in. Rain Man won the Oscar for Best Picture—the only film on this decade list that did so. So although teenagers were the focus of 1983's , 1984's and its sequels 1986, 1989 , and 1985's and genre, older people with troubled lives were the subjects of 1986 or in trying to become a fighter pilot, a female in transforming into a , and 's 1985 elderly set overcoming old age.
If you add in inflation, E. Some have considered the 1980s in retrospect as one of the weaker decades for American cinema in terms of the qualities of the films released. Next : A film depicting a very strange brotherhood 14. All of our employees, agents and partners are committed to keeping your data confidential. These companies may use information not including your name, address, email address or telephone number about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. August 20, 1988 Fires in Yellowstone National Park burn over 160,000 acres in one day. Not too shabby for someone who had just left Saturday Night Live.
The 1988 film was particularly influential on the development of the genre in the subsequent decade. Eddie Murphy made a success of comedy- films including 1982 and the series 1984—1993. Salt Lake City, Utah had a cameo role as herself in this film. The movie theaters retain the rest. Friberg is well known to Latter-day Saints because he painted the muscular paintings which appeared in the missionary editions of the Book of Mormon for dozens of years.
Despite being the 1 film of the year, it barely nudged out second place film, comedy Crocodile Dundee. The Choir was also involved in the premiere of the film. Note that for recent years, more up-to-date and accurate U. Eric Larson was directing animator for Brer Rabbit, Brer Fox, Brer Bear. Each box office year ends on the first Sunday of the following year. Wetzel Whitaker Judge Whitaker was an animator for the March Hare. Les Clark Ogden, Utah was a principle animator Mickey Mouse, Brooms, Dew Drop Fairies.
Bapaiah Asrani, Mithun Chakraborty, Prem Chopra, Amrita Singh Action, Drama, Family Ram Pahwa Rakesh Pandey B. Click the answer to find similar. Mormons are mentioned by name in a humorous line spoken by a man buried up to his neck. He had interviewed and auditioned many actresses, but had not found anybody who was right for the part. For the 1980s Bonds, a collection of numerous superiors would brief Bond on his missions. Shore also sang the film's theme song. Its sequel followed in with the light-weight.
Opening weekends have become huge, too. Next : A dark and sultry Caped Crusader 4. In 1982, Spielberg directed his family, fairy-tale science-fiction blockbuster , which shattered all records, earning 40% more than any Star-Wars film, and double or triple the revenue of 46 of the top 50 films. It was the beginning of breaking box office records and of studios manufacturing the bankable movie star we know today. Bill Anderson was the associate producer. Movies like and 's made the war a subject.
The teen comedy subgenre also rose in popularity during this decade. Inflation-adjusted figures are based on ticket sale estimates. How your Data is Stored All data collected through our Website is stored on servers located in the United States. George, Utah also did special effects work for the film. After twelve months, you will be asked to provide consent again. Set one year after The Empire Strikes Back, the film follows the Empire under the rule of the evil emperor. April 14, 1988 Soviet Union announces it will withdraw troops from Afghanistan, which will end the nine year old conflict.
These cookies track usage of the site for security, analytics and targeted advertising purposes. If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. Generally, ranking the films by rental figires was no problem in those years, since the big hits made the most money. Eric Larson Cleveland, Utah was an animation director Figaro. In the film, Murphy stars as Detroit cop, Axel Foley who heads to Los Angeles to find out what happened to his murdered friend. Joel Finler's book The Hollywood Story was particularly helpful in filling these positions for 1939 and 1940, but 1941 proved to be particularly elusive.