List of 1990 Box Office Number-one Films in The United States

This is a list of films which have placed number one at the weekend box office in the United States during 1990.

# Weekend End Date Film Box Office Notes
1 01990-01-07January 7, 1990 Born on the Fourth of July $11,023,650 Born on the Fourth of July reached #1 in its fourth weekend of release.
2 01990-01-14January 14, 1990 Born on the Fourth of July $8,028,075
3 01990-01-21January 21, 1990 Born on the Fourth of July $6,228,360
4 01990-01-28January 28, 1990 Driving Miss Daisy $5,705,721 Driving Miss Daisy reached #1 in its seventh weekend of release.
5 01990-02-04February 4, 1990 Driving Miss Daisy $6,011,600
6 01990-02-11February 11, 1990 Hard to Kill $9,213,631
7 01990-02-19February 19, 19904-day weekend Driving Miss Daisy $9,834,744 Driving Miss Daisy reclaimed #1 in its ninth weekend of release.
8 01990-02-25February 25, 1990 Driving Miss Daisy $6,107,836
9 01990-03-04March 4, 1990 The Hunt for Red October $17,161,835
10 01990-03-11March 11, 1990 The Hunt for Red October $14,058,772
11 01990-03-18March 18, 1990 The Hunt for Red October $11,077,359
12 01990-03-25March 25, 1990 Pretty Woman $11,280,591
13 01990-04-01April 1, 1990 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $25,398,367
14 01990-04-08April 8, 1990 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $18,813,741
15 01990-04-15April 15, 1990 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $14,064,921
16 01990-04-22April 22, 1990 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $9,797,376
17 01990-04-29April 29, 1990 Pretty Woman $7,150,551 Pretty Woman reclaimed #1 in its sixth weekend of release.
18 01990-05-06May 6, 1990 Pretty Woman $6,810,883
19 01990-05-13May 13, 1990 Pretty Woman $7,594,013
20 01990-05-20May 20, 1990 Bird on a Wire $15,338,160
21 01990-05-28May 28, 19904-day weekend Back to the Future Part III $23,703,060
22 01990-06-03June 3, 1990 Total Recall $25,533,700 Total Recall had the highest weekend debut of 1990.
23 01990-06-10June 10, 1990 Another 48 Hrs. $19,475,559
24 01990-06-17June 17, 1990 Dick Tracy $22,543,911
25 01990-06-24June 24, 1990 Dick Tracy $15,546,837
26 01990-07-01July 1, 1990 Days of Thunder $15,490,445
27 01990-07-08July 8, 1990 Die Hard 2 $21,744,661
28 01990-07-15July 15, 1990 Die Hard 2 $14,512,301
29 01990-07-22July 22, 1990 Ghost $12,523,295 Ghost reached #1 in its second weekend of release.
30 01990-07-29July 29, 1990 Presumed Innocent $11,718,981
31 01990-08-05August 5, 1990 Ghost $10,798,834 Ghost reclaimed #1 in fourth weekend of release.
32 01990-08-12August 12, 1990 Flatliners $10,034,685
33 01990-08-19August 19, 1990 The Exorcist III $9,312,219
34 01990-08-26August 26, 1990 Darkman $8,054,860
35 01990-09-03September 3, 19904-day weekend Ghost $9,953,630 Ghost reclaimed #1 in eighth weekend of release.
36 01990-09-09September 9, 1990 Ghost $6,510,023
37 01990-09-16September 16, 1990 Postcards from the Edge $7,871,856
38 01990-09-23September 23, 1990 Goodfellas $6,368,901
39 01990-09-30September 30, 1990 Pacific Heights $6,912,637
40 01990-10-08October 8, 19904-day weekend Marked for Death $11,790,047
41 01990-10-14October 14, 1990 Marked for Death $7,423,949
42 01990-10-21October 21, 1990 Marked for Death $5,097,944
43 01990-10-28October 28, 1990 Graveyard Shift $5,082,300
44 01990-11-04November 4, 1990 Jacob's Ladder $7,500,760
45 01990-11-11November 11, 1990 Child's Play 2 $10,718,520
46 01990-11-18November 18, 1990 Home Alone $17,081,997
47 01990-11-25November 25, 1990 Home Alone $20,987,761
48 01990-12-02December 2, 1990 Home Alone $14,386,876
49 01990-12-09December 9, 1990 Home Alone $14,232,156
50 01990-12-16December 16, 1990 Home Alone $11,617,249
51 01990-12-25December 25, 19905-day weekend Home Alone $15,079,919
52 01991-01-01January 1, 19915-day weekend Home Alone $25,148,406

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