I was hoping to give you a week by week breakdown of what was top of the box office in the UK, but cannot seem to find records dating back to the 90’s. If anyone can find any information on it, I would be very grateful. But for now I will give you the Box Office hits of 1990.
At number 10..
Steve Martin appears in this film about the chaotic life of the Buckman family.
At number 9..
The War of the Roses
Starring Michael Douglas and Kathleen Turner as a married couple desperately trying to get each other to leave the house in a vicious divorce battle.
At number 8..
Gremlins 2: The New Batch
Gizmo and the rest of the Gremlins are back, this time they’ve taken control of the building of media mogul Daniel Clamp.
At number 7..
Back to the Future III
Marty and Doc return to 1885 for more future changing antics.
At number 6..
Arnold Schwarzenegger goes for virtual vacation memories on the planet Mars, only to end up fighting against the corrupt ruler of Mars.
At number 5..
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
A nutty scientist played by Rick Moranis has to rescue his miniaturised kids when they accidentally get shrunk by one of his inventions and thrown out with the rubbish.
At number 4..
Look Who’s Talking
Kirstie Alley plays a woman looking for a new father for her baby (voiced by Bruce Willis)
At number 3..
Macaulay Caulkin is accidentally left home alone, and has to defend himself against burglars.
At number 2..
Romantic comedy starring Richard Gere as a businessman who pays for a prostitute (played by Julia Roberts) only to fall in love.
Way ahead though at number 1 was..
Patrick Swayze’s character is killed and returns as a ghost to protect his lover she is in danger, with the help of a psychic played by Whoopi Goldberg.