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            List of years in film       (table)
 1978 .  1979 .  1980 .  1981  . 1982  . 1983  . 1984 
1985 1986 1987 -1988- 1989 1990 1991
 1992 .  1993 .  1994 .  1995  . 1996  . 1997  . 1998 
In home video: 1985 1986 1987 -1988- 1989 1990 1991     
    In television: 1985 1986 1987 -1988- 1989 1990 1991     
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 1985 . 1986 . 1987 - 1988 - 1989 . 1990 . 1991 
1950s . 1960s . 1970s -1980s- 1990s . 2000s . 2010s

 19th century . 20th century . 21st century 

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Contents

Top grossing films (U.S.)

Rank Title Studio Gross Actor/Actress Director
1. Rain Man United Artists $172,825,435 Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise Barry Levinson
2. Who Framed Roger Rabbit Touchstone $156,452,370 Bob Hoskins and Christopher Lloyd Robert Zemeckis
3. Coming to America Paramount $128,152,301 Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall John Landis
4. Big Fox $114,968,774 Tom Hanks and Elizabeth Perkins Penny Marshall
5. Twins Universal $111,938,388 Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito Ivan Reitman
6. Crocodile Dundee II Paramount $109,306,210 Paul Hogan and Linda Kozlowski John Cornell
7. Die Hard Fox $84,008,852 Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman and Bonnie Bedelia John McTiernan
8. The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! Paramount $78,756,177 Leslie Nielsen and Priscilla Presley David Zucker
9. Cocktail Touchstone $78,222,753 Tom Cruise, Elisabeth Shue and Bryan Brown Roger Donaldson
10. Beetlejuice Warner Bros. $73,707,461 Michael Keaton, Geena Davis, Alec Baldwin and Winona Ryder Tim Burton

Awards

Academy Awards:

Best Picture: Rain Man - Mirage Entertainment, Star Partners II, United Artists
Best Director: Barry Levinson - Rain Man
Best Actor: Dustin Hoffman - Rain Man
Best Actress: Jodie Foster - The Accused
Best Supporting Actor: Kevin Kline - A Fish Called Wanda
Best Supporting Actress: Geena Davis - The Accidental Tourist
Best Foreign Language Film: Pelle the Conqueror (Pelle erobreren), directed by Bille August, Denmark

Golden Globe Awards:

Drama:
Best Picture: Rain Man
Best Actor: Dustin Hoffman - Rain Man
Best Actress (tie): Jodie Foster - The Accused
Best Actress (tie): Sigourney Weaver - Gorillas in the Mist
Musical or comedy:
Best Picture: Working Girl
Best Actor: Tom Hanks - Big
Best Actress: Melanie Griffith - Working Girl
Other
Best Director: Clint Eastwood - Bird
Best Foreign Language Film: Pelle the Conqueror, Denmark

Palme d'Or (Cannes Film Festival):

Pelle the Conqueror (Pelle erobreren), directed by Bille August, Denmark

Golden Lion (Venice Film Festival):

La leggenda del santo bevitore (The Legend of the Holy Drinker), directed by Ermanno Olmi, Italy / France

Golden Bear (Berlin Film Festival):

Red Sorghum (Hong gao liang), directed by Zhang Yimou, China

Films released in 1988

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