1992 in film

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The year 1992 in film involved many significant films. (For more about films in foreign languages, check sources in those languages.)

Highest-grossing films[edit]

The top ten films released in 1992 by worldwide gross are as follows:

Highest-grossing films of 1992[1]
RankTitleStudioWorldwide Gross
1.AladdinWalt Disney Pictures$504,050,219
2.The BodyguardWarner Bros.$411,006,740
3.Home Alone 2: Lost in New York20th Century Fox$358,994,850
4.Basic InstinctTriStar Pictures / Carolco Pictures$352,927,224
5.Lethal Weapon 3Warner Bros.$321,731,527
6.Batman ReturnsWarner Bros. / PolyGram$266,822,354
7.A Few Good MenColumbia Pictures / Castle Rock Entertainment$243,240,178
8.Sister ActTouchstone Pictures$231,605,150
9.Bram Stoker's DraculaColumbia Pictures$215,862,692
10.Wayne's WorldParamount Pictures$183,097,323

Awards[edit]

Academy Awards

Golden Globe Awards

National Film Awards

Cannes Film Festival:

Palme d'Or: The Best Intentions (Den goda viljan), directed by Bille August, Denmark

Venice Film Festival

Berlin Film Festival

Category/Organization50th Golden Globe Awards
January 23, 1993
45th BAFTA Awards
February 19, 1993
65th Academy Awards
March 29, 1993
DramaMusical or Comedy
Best FilmScent of a WomanThe PlayerHowards EndUnforgiven
Best DirectorClint Eastwood
Unforgiven
Robert Altman
The Player
Clint Eastwood
Unforgiven
Best ActorAl Pacino
Scent of a Woman
Tim Robbins
The Player
Robert Downey, Jr.
Chaplin
Al Pacino
Scent of a Woman
Best ActressEmma Thompson
Howards End
Miranda Richardson
Enchanted April
Emma Thompson
Howards End
Emma Thompson
Howards End
Best Supporting ActorGene Hackman
Unforgiven
Gene Hackman
Unforgiven
Gene Hackman
Unforgiven
Best Supporting ActressJoan Plowright
Enchanted April
Miranda Richardson
Damage
Marisa Tomei
My Cousin Vinny
Best Screenplay, AdaptedScent of a Woman
Bo Goldman
The Player
Michael Tolkin
Howards End
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Best Screenplay, OriginalHusbands and Wives
Woody Allen
The Crying Game
Neil Jordan
Best ScoreAladdin
Alan Menken
Strictly Ballroom
David Hirschfelder
Aladdin
Alan Menken
Best Song"A Whole New World"
Aladdin

"A Whole New World"
Aladdin
Best Foreign Language FilmIndochine
Raise the Red Lantern
Indochine

1992 Wide-release films[edit]

January–March[edit]

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10KuffsMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer / Universal StudiosBruce A. Evans (director/screenplay); Raynold Gideon (screenplay); Christian Slater, Milla Jovovich, Bruce Boxleitner, Tony Goldwyn, George de la Peña, Leon RippyAction, ComedyLive Action
The Hand That Rocks the CradleHollywood PicturesCurtis Hanson (director); Amanda Silver (screenplay); Annabella Sciorra, Rebecca De Mornay, Matt McCoy, Ernie Hudson, Julianne Moore, John de Lancie, Madeline ZimaHorrorLive Action
17FreejackWarner Bros.Geoff Murphy (director); Steven Pressfield, Ronald Shusett, Dan Gilroy (screenplay); Emilio Estevez, Mick Jagger, Rene Russo, Anthony Hopkins, Jonathan Banks, David JohansenSci-FiLive Action
JuiceParamount PicturesErnest R. Dickerson (director/screenplay); Gerard Brown (screenplay); Omar Epps, Tupac Shakur, Jermaine "Huggy" Hopkins, Khalil Kain, Samuel L. Jackson, Cindy Herron, Queen Latifah, Vincent Laresca, Shihab RashidCrime, DramaLive Action
31Hurricane SmithWarner Bros.Colin Budds (director); Peter A. Kinloch, Kevin James Dobson (screenplay); Carl Weathers, Jürgen Prochnow, Cassandra Delaney, Tony BonnerActionLive Action
Into the SunTrimark PicturesFritz Kiersch (director); John Brancato, Michael Ferris (screenplay); Michael Paré, Anthony Michael Hall, Deborah MooreAction, ComedyLive Action
Shining Through20th Century FoxDavid Seltzer (director/screenplay); Michael Douglas, Melanie Griffith, Liam Neeson, Joely Richardson, John GielgudPeriod, DramaLive Action
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7Final AnalysisWarner Bros.Wesley Strick (director/screenplay); Richard Gere, Kim Basinger, Uma Thurman, Eric Roberts, Keith DavidDramaLive Action
Medicine ManHollywood PicturesJohn McTiernan (director); Tom Schulman, Sally Robinson (screenplay); Sean Connery, Lorraine Bracco, José WilkerAdventureLive Action
14Wayne's WorldParamount PicturesPenelope Spheeris (director); Mike Myers, Bonnie Turner, Terry Turner (screenplay); Mike Myers, Dana Carvey, Rob Lowe, Tia CarrereComedyLive Action
21Radio FlyerColumbia PicturesRichard Donner (director); David M. Evans (screenplay); Elijah Wood, Joseph Mazzello, Lorraine Bracco, John HeardDrama, FantasyLive Action
Stop! Or My Mom Will ShootUniversal StudiosRoger Spottiswoode (director); Blake Snyder, William Osborne, William Davies (screenplay); Sylvester Stallone, Estelle Getty, JoBeth Williams, Roger Rees, John Wesley, Ving RhamesAction, ComedyLive Action
28The Mambo KingsWarner Bros.Arne Glimcher (director); Cynthia Cidre (screenplay); Armand Assante, Antonio Banderas, Cathy Moriarty, Maruschka DetmersDramaLive Action
Memoirs of an Invisible ManWarner Bros.John Carpenter (director); Robert Collector, Dana Olsen, William Goldman (screenplay); Chevy Chase, Daryl Hannah, Sam Neill, Paul Perri, Pat SkipperFantasy, DramaLive Action
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6GladiatorColumbia PicturesRowdy Herrington (director); Lyle Kessler, Robert Mark Kamen (screenplay); James Marshall, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Brian DennehySportsLive Action
The Lawnmower ManNew Line CinemaBrett Leonard (director/screenplay); Gimel Everett (screenplay); Jeff Fahey, Pierce Brosnan, Jenny Wright, Geoffrey Lewis, Jeremy Slate, Dean Norris, Austin O'BrienSci-Fi, Action, HorrorLive Action
Meatballs 4Moviestore EntertainmentBob Logan (director/screenplay); Corey Feldman, Jack Nance, Sarah Douglas, Bojesse ChristopherComedyLive Action
Once Upon a CrimeMetro-Goldwyn-MayerEugene Levy (director); Rodolfo Sonego, Giorgio Arlorio, Stefano Strucchi, Luciano Vincenzoni, Charles Shyer, Nancy Meyers, Steve Kluger (screenplay); John Candy, James Belushi, Cybill Shepherd, Sean Young, Richard Lewis, Ornella Muti, Giancarlo Giannini, George HamiltonComedy, CrimeLive Action
13American MeUniversal StudiosEdward James Olmos (director); Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano (screenplay); Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Pepe Serna, Danny De La PazBiography, CrimeLive Action
Article 99Orion PicturesHoward Deutch (director); Ron Cutler (screenplay); Ray Liotta, Kiefer Sutherland, Forest Whitaker, Lea Thompson, John Mahoney, John C. McGinley, Keith David, Kathy BakerDramaLive Action
Howards EndSony Pictures ClassicsJames Ivory (director); Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (screenplay); Anthony Hopkins, Vanessa Redgrave, Helena Bonham Carter, Emma ThompsonPeriod, DramaLive Action
My Cousin Vinny20th Century FoxJonathan Lynn (director); Dale Launer (screenplay); Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio, Marisa Tomei, Mitchell Whitfield, Fred GwynneComedyLive Action
20Basic InstinctTriStar PicturesPaul Verhoeven (director); Joe Eszterhas (screenplay); Michael Douglas, Sharon Stone, George Dzundza, Jeanne TripplehornThrillerLive Action
Noises OffTouchstone PicturesPeter Bogdanovich (director); Marty Kaplan (screenplay); Michael Caine, Carol Burnett, Denholm Elliott, Julie Hagerty, Marilu Henner, Mark Linn-Baker, Christopher Reeve, John Ritter, Nicollette SheridanComedyLive Action
27The Cutting EdgeMetro-Goldwyn-MayerPaul Michael Glaser (director); Tony Gilroy (screenplay); D. B. Sweeney, Moira Kelly, Roy Dotrice, Terry O'QuinnRomance, Comedy, SportsLive Action
LadybugsParamount PicturesSidney J. Furie (director); Curtis Burch (screenplay); Rodney Dangerfield, Jackée Harry, Jonathan Brandis, Vinessa Shaw, Ilene GraffComedy, SportsLive Action
The Power of OneWarner Bros.John G. Avildsen (director); Robert Mark Kamen (screenplay); Stephen Dorff, Armin Mueller-Stahl, John Gielgud, Morgan Freeman, Daniel CraigDramaLive Action
RubyTriumph FilmsJohn Mackenzie (director); Stephen Davis (screenplay); Danny Aiello, Sherilyn Fenn, Arliss Howard, Marc Lawrence, Richard C. SarafianDramaLive Action
White Men Can't Jump20th Century FoxRon Shelton (director/screenplay); Wesley Snipes, Woody Harrelson, Rosie PerezSports, ComedyLive Action

April–June[edit]

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3BeethovenUniversal StudiosBrian Levant (director); John Hughes (filmmaker), Amy Holden Jones (screenplay); Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt, Dean Jones, Oliver Platt, Stanley TucciComedy, FamilyLive Action
Rock-a-DoodleGoldcrest Films / Sullivan Bluth StudiosDon Bluth (director); David N. Weiss (screenplay); Toby Scott Ganger, Glen Campbell, Sorrell Booke, Christopher Plummer, Charles Nelson Reilly, Ellen Greene, Sandy Duncan, Eddie Deezen, Phil Harris, Will RyanMusical, Fantasy, AdventureAnimation/
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Straight TalkHollywood PicturesBarnet Kellman (director); Craig Bolotin (screenplay); Dolly Parton, James Woods, Griffin Dunne, Michael Madsen, Deirdre O'ConnellComedyLive Action
ThunderheartTriStar PicturesMichael Apted (director); John Fusco (screenplay); Val Kilmer, Sam Shepard, Graham Greene, Fred Ward, Fred Thompson, Sheila Tousey, Ted Thin ElkWestern, MysteryLive Action
10FernGully: The Last Rainforest20th Century FoxBill Kroyer (director); Jim Cox (screenplay); Jonathan Ward, Samantha Mathis, Tim Curry, Christian Slater, Robin Williams, Grace Zabriskie
Geoffrey Blake
Robert Pastorelli
Fantasy, MusicalAnimation
NewsiesWalt Disney PicturesKenny Ortega (director); Bob Tzudiker, Noni White (screenplay); Christian Bale, Bill Pullman, David Moscow, Robert DuvallMusicalLive Action
The PlayerFine Line FeaturesRobert Altman (director); Michael Tolkin (screenplay); Tim Robbins, Greta Scacchi, Fred Ward, Whoopi Goldberg, Peter Gallagher, Brion JamesComedy, DramaLive Action
SleepwalkersColumbia PicturesMick Garris (director); Stephen King (screenplay); Brian Krause, Mädchen Amick, Alice KrigeHorrorLive Action
17The BabeUniversal StudiosArthur Hiller (director); John Fusco (screenplay); John Goodman, Kelly McGillisBiography, SportsLive Action
City of JoyTriStar PicturesRoland Joffé (director); Mark Medoff (screenplay); Patrick Swayze, Om Puri, Shabana Azmi, Art MalikDramaLive Action
Deep CoverNew Line CinemaBill Duke (director); Michael Tolkin, Henry Bean (screenplay); Laurence Fishburne, Jeff GoldblumCrime, ThrillerLive Action
24A Midnight ClearBeacon PicturesKeith Gordon (director/screenplay); Ethan Hawke, Gary Sinise, Peter Berg, Kevin DillonDramaLive Action
White SandsWarner Bros.Roger Donaldson (director); Daniel Pyne (screenplay); Willem Dafoe, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Mickey RourkeCrimeLive Action
Year of the CometColumbia PicturesPeter Yates (director); William Goldman (screenplay); Tim Daly, Penelope Ann Miller, Louis Jourdan, Ian RichardsonRomance, ComedyLive Action
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1Folks!20th Century FoxTed Kotcheff (director); Robert Klane (screenplay); Tom Selleck, Don Ameche, Anne Jackson, Christine Ebersole, Wendy Crewson, Michael MurphyComedyLive Action
K2Paramount PicturesFranc Roddam (director); Patrick Meyers, Scott Roberts (screenplay); Michael Biehn, Matt CravenAdventure, ThrillerLive Action
Live WireNew Line CinemaChristian Duguay (director); Bart Baker (screenplay); Pierce Brosnan, Ron Silver, Ben Cross, Lisa EilbacherActionLive Action
Split SecondAstro DistributionTony Maylam, Ian Sharp (directors); Gary Scott Thompson (screenplay); Rutger Hauer, Kim Cattrall, Neil DuncanSci-FiLive Action
8CrissCrossMetro-Goldwyn-MayerChris Menges (director); Scott Sommer (screenplay); Goldie Hawn, David ArnottDramaLive Action
One False MoveI.R.S. RecordsCarl Franklin (director); Billy Bob Thornton, Tom Epperson (screenplay); Billy Bob Thornton, Tom EppersonThrillerLive Action
Poison IvyNew Line CinemaKatt Shea (director); Andy Ruben, Katt Shea (screenplay); Drew Barrymore, Sara Gilbert, Tom Skerritt, Cheryl LaddDrama, ThrillerLive Action
13The WaterdanceThe Samuel Goldwyn CompanyNeal Jimenez, Michael Steinberg (directors); Neal Jimenez (screenplay); Helen Hunt, Eric Stoltz, Wesley Snipes, William Forsythe, Elizabeth Peña, Grace Zabriskie, Kimberly Scott, William Allen YoungDramaLive Action
15Lethal Weapon 3Warner Bros.Richard Donner (director); Jeffrey Boam, Robert Mark Kamen (screenplay); Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo, Stuart WilsonActionLive Action
22Alien 320th Century FoxDavid Fincher (director); David Giler, Walter Hill, Larry Ferguson (screenplay); Sigourney Weaver, Charles S. Dutton, Charles Dance, Lance HenriksenSci-Fi, HorrorLive Action
Encino ManHollywood PicturesLes Mayfield (director); George Zaloom, Shawn Schepps (screenplay); Sean Astin, Brendan Fraser, Pauly ShoreComedyLive Action
Far and AwayUniversal StudiosRon Howard (director); Bob Dolman (screenplay); Tom Cruise, Nicole KidmanAdventure, Drama, RomanceLive Action
29Sister ActTouchstone PicturesEmile Ardolino (director); Paul Rudnick (screenplay); Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey KeitelComedyLive Action
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5Class ActWarner Bros.Randall Miller (director); Cynthia Friedlob, John Semper, Michael Swerdlick, Richard Brenne, Wayne Allan Rice (screenplay); Christopher "Kid" Reid, Christopher "Play" Martin, Alysia Rogers, Doug E. Doug, Karyn Parsons, Lamont JohnsonComedyLive Action
Patriot GamesParamount PicturesPhillip Noyce (director); W. Peter Iliff, Donald E. Stewart, Steven Zaillian (screenplay); Harrison Ford, Anne Archer, Patrick Bergin, Sean Bean, Thora Birch, James Earl Jones, Richard HarrisAction, ThrillerLive Action
12HousesitterUniversal StudiosFrank Oz (director); Mark Stein (screenplay); Steve Martin, Goldie Hawn, Dana Delany, Julie Harris, Donald Moffat, Peter MacNicolComedyLive Action
19Batman ReturnsWarner Bros.Tim Burton (director); Daniel Waters (screenplay); Michael Keaton, Michelle Pfeiffer, Danny DeVito, Christopher WalkenAction, ThrillerLive Action
26Unlawful Entry20th Century FoxJonathan Kaplan (director); George Putnam, John Katchmer, Lewis Colick (screenplay); Kurt Russell, Ray Liotta, Madeleine StoweThrillerLive Action

July–September[edit]

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1BoomerangParamount PicturesReginald Hudlin (director); Barry W. Blaustein, David Sheffield (screenplay); Eddie Murphy, Robin Givens, Halle Berry, David Alan Grier, Grace Jones, Martin Lawrence, Geoffrey Holder, Eartha Kitt, Chris Rock, Tisha Campbell, Lela Rochon, John Canada TerrellComedyLive Action
A League of Their OwnColumbia PicturesPenny Marshall (director); Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel (screenplay); Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Madonna, Lori Petty, Jon Lovitz, David Strathairn, Garry Marshall, Bill Pullman, Rosie O'DonnellSports, Comedy, DramaLive Action
10Cool WorldParamount PicturesRalph Bakshi (director); Michael Grais, Mark Victor, Larry Gross (screenplay); Kim Basinger, Gabriel Byrne, Brad PittCrime, Drama, ComedyLive Action/ Animation
Prelude to a Kiss20th Century FoxNorman René (director); Craig Lucas (screenplay); Alec Baldwin, Meg Ryan, Sydney Walker, Kathy Bates, Ned Beatty, Patty Duke, Stanley Tucci, Debra MonkRomance, FantasyLive Action
Universal SoldierTriStar PicturesRoland Emmerich (director); Richard Rothstein, Christopher Leitch, Dean Devlin (screenplay); Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Ally Walker, Ed O'Ross, Jerry OrbachSci-Fi, ActionLive Action
17Honey, I Blew Up the KidWalt Disney PicturesRandal Kleiser (director); Garry Goodrow, Thom Eberhardt, Peter Elbling (screenplay); Rick Moranis, Marcia Strassman, Robert Oliveri, Keri Russell, John Shea, Lloyd Bridges, Amy O'Neill, Ron CanadaComedyLive Action
Man Trouble20th Century FoxBob Rafelson (director); Carole Eastman (screenplay); Jack Nicholson, Ellen Barkin, Harry Dean Stanton, Beverly D'AngeloRomance, ComedyLive Action
A Stranger Among UsHollywood PicturesSidney Lumet (director); Robert J. Avrech (screenplay); Melanie Griffith, Eric Thal, Mia Sara, Lee Richardson, Tracy Pollan, John Pankow, James GandolfiniCrime, RomanceLive Action
24MistressRainbow ReleasingBarry Primus (director); Barry Primus, J. F. Lawton (screenplay); Robert Wuhl, Martin Landau, Jace Alexander, Danny Aiello, Robert De Niro, Laurie Metcalf, Christopher Walken, Eli WallachComedy, DramaLive Action
Mo' MoneyColumbia PicturesPeter Macdonald (director); Damon Wayans (screenplay); Damon Wayans, Stacey Dash, Joe Santos, John Diehl, Harry Lennix, Marlon WayansCrime, ComedyLive Action
Mom and Dad Save the WorldWarner Bros.Greg Beeman (director); Chris Matheson, Ed Solomon (screenplay); Teri Garr, Jeffrey Jones, Jon Lovitz, Thalmus Rasulala, Wallace Shawn, Eric IdleSci-Fi, FamilyLive Action
31Bebe's KidsParamount PicturesBruce W. Smith (director); Reginald Hudlin (screenplay); Faizon Love, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Marques Houston, Jonell Green, Tone Lōc, Wayne Collins, Jr., Myra J., Nell CarterComedyAnimation
Buffy the Vampire Slayer20th Century FoxFran Rubel Kuzui (director); Joss Whedon (screenplay); Kristy Swanson, Donald Sutherland, Paul Reubens, Rutger Hauer, Luke Perry, Hilary SwankAction, Comedy, HorrorLive Action
Death Becomes HerUniversal StudiosRobert Zemeckis (director); Martin Donovan, David Koepp (screenplay); Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie HawnComedy, FantasyLive Action
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73 NinjasTouchstone PicturesJon Turteltaub (director); Edward Emanuel (screenplay); Victor Wong, Michael Treanor, Max Elliott Slade, Chad PowerMartial Arts, ComedyLive Action
Raising CainUniversal StudiosBrian De Palma (director/screenplay); John Lithgow, Lolita Davidovich, Steven Bauer, Frances Sternhagen, Gregg Henry, Tom Bower, Mel Harris, Gabrielle CarterisThrillerLive Action
UnforgivenWarner Bros.Clint Eastwood (director/screenplay); Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard HarrisWesternLive Action
Whispers in the DarkParamount PicturesChristopher Crowe (director/screenplay); Annabella Sciorra, Jamey Sheridan, Anthony La Paglia, Jill Clayburgh, John Leguizamo, Deborah Unger, Alan AldaThrillerLive Action
14DiggstownMetro-Goldwyn-MayerMichael Ritchie (director); Steven McKay (screenplay); James Woods, Louis Gossett, Jr., Bruce Dern, Oliver Platt, Heather GrahamSports, ComedyLive Action
Single White FemaleColumbia PicturesBarbet Schroeder (director); Don Roos (screenplay); Bridget Fonda, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Steven Weber, Peter Friedman, Stephen TobolowskyThrillerLive Action
Stay TunedWarner Bros.Peter Hyams (director); Tom S. Parker, Jim Jennewain (screenplay); John Ritter, Pam Dawber, Jeffrey Jones, Eugene LevyAdventure, Fantasy, ComedyLive Action
21Christopher Columbus: The DiscoveryWarner Bros.John Glen (director); John Briley, Cary Bates, Mario Puzo (screenplay); Marlon Brando, Georges Corraface, Rachel Ward, Robert Davi, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Oliver Cotton, Simon Dormandy, Benicio del Toro, Branscombe Richmond, Tom SelleckPeriod, AdventureLive Action
The Gun in Betty Lou's HandbagTouchstone PicturesAllan Moyle (director); Grace Cary Bickley (screenplay); Penelope Ann Miller, Eric Thal, Julianne Moore, William Forsythe, Cathy Moriarty, Alfre WoodardComedyLive Action
Light SleeperFine Line FeaturesPaul Schrader (director/screenplay); Willem Dafoe, Susan Sarandon, Dana DelanyDramaLive Action
Rapid Fire20th Century FoxDwight H. Little (director); Alan McElroy (screenplay); Brandon Lee, Powers Boothe, Nick Mancuso, Raymond J. Barry, Kate Hodge, Tzi Ma, Tony Longo, Michael Paul ChanActionLive Action
28Honeymoon in VegasColumbia PicturesAndrew Bergman (director/screenplay); Nicolas Cage, James Caan, Sarah Jessica ParkerComedyLive Action
Pet Sematary TwoParamount PicturesMary Lambert (director); Richard Outten (screenplay); Edward Furlong, Anthony Edwards, Clancy Brown, Jared Rushton, Darlanne Fluegel, Jason McGuire, Lisa WaltzHorrorLive Action
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with MeNew Line CinemaDavid Lynch (director/screenplay); Robert Engels (screenplay); Sheryl Lee, Moira Kelly, David Bowie, Chris Isaak, Harry Dean Stanton, Ray Wise, Kyle MacLachlanHorrorLive Action
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4Live WireNew Line CinemaChristian Duguay (director); Bart Baker (screenplay); Pierce Brosnan, Ron Silver, Ben Cross, Lisa EilbacherActionLive Action
11SneakersUniversal StudiosPhil Alden Robinson (director/screenplay); Lawrence Lasker, Walter F. Parkes (screenplay); Robert Redford, Dan Aykroyd, Ben Kingsley, Mary McDonnell, River Phoenix, Sidney Poitier, David StrathairnComedyLive Action
Where the Day Takes YouNew Line CinemaMarc Rocco (director/screenplay); Michael Hitchcock, Kurt Voss (screenplay); Sean Astin, Lara Flynn Boyle, Peter Dobson, Balthazar Getty, Ricki Lake, James LeGros, Dermot Mulroney, Will SmithDramaLive Action
WindTriStar PicturesCarroll Ballard (director); Rudy Wurlitzer, Mac Gudgeon (screenplay); Matthew Modine, Jennifer Grey, Stellan Skarsgård, Cliff Robertson, Jack ThompsonDramaLive Action
18Captain RonTouchstone PicturesThom Eberhardt (director); John Dwyer (screenplay); Kurt Russell, Martin Short, Mary Kay Place, Benjamin Salisbury, Meadow SistoComedyLive Action
Peter's FriendsSamuel Goldwyn CompanyKenneth Branagh (director); Rita Rudner, Martin Bergman (screenplay); Stephen Fry, Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Hugh Laurie, Imelda Staunton, Tony SlatteryComedy, DramaLive Action
School TiesParamount PicturesRobert Mandel (director); Darryl Ponicsan, Dick Wolf (screenplay); Brendan Fraser, Matt Damon, Chris O'DonnellDramaLive Action
SinglesWarner Bros.Cameron Crowe (director/screenplay); Bridget Fonda, Campbell Scott, Kyra Sedgwick, Matt DillonRomance, ComedyLive Action
23Mr. Saturday NightColumbia PicturesBilly Crystal (director/screenplay); Billy Crystal, David Paymer, Julie Warner, Helen Hunt, Ron Silver, Jerry LewisComedy, DramaLive Action
25Innocent BloodWarner Bros.John Landis (director); Michael Wolk (screenplay); Anne Parillaud, David Proval, Rocco Sisto
Chazz Palminteri, Anthony LaPaglia, Robert Loggia, Tony Sirico, Tony Lip, Kim Coates, Marshall Bell, Leo Burmester, Rohn Thomas, Angela Bassett, Frank Oz, Luis Guzmán, Don Rickles
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The Last of the Mohicans20th Century FoxMichael Mann (director/screenplay); Christopher Crowe (screenplay); Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Jodhi MayPeriod, DramaLive Action

October–December[edit]

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2Glengarry Glen RossNew Line CinemaJames Foley (director); David Mamet (screenplay); Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Alec Baldwin, Ed Harris, Alan Arkin, Kevin Spacey, Jonathan PryceDramaLive Action
HeroColumbia PicturesStephen Frears (director); Laura Ziskin, Alvin Sargent, David Webb Peoples (screenplay); Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis, Andy GarcíaComedy, Drama, RomanceLive Action
The Mighty DucksWalt Disney PicturesStephen Herek (director); Steven Brill (screenplay); Emilio Estevez, Joss Ackland, Lane Smith, Heidi Kling, Josef Sommer, Joshua Jackson, Elden Henson, Shaun WeissSports, ComedyLive Action
Mr. BaseballUniversal StudiosFred Schepisi (director); Gary Ross, Kevin Wade, Monte Merrick (screenplay); Tom Selleck, Ken Takakura, Dennis HaysbertSportsLive Action
Of Mice and MenMetro-Goldwyn-MayerGary Sinise (director); Horton Foote (screenplay); John Malkovich, Gary Sinise, Ray Walston, Casey SiemaszkoDramaLive Action
91492: Conquest of ParadiseParamount PicturesRidley Scott (director); Roselyne Bosch (screenplay); Gérard Depardieu, Sigourney Weaver, Armand Assante, Michael Wincott, Tchéky Karyo, Kevin Dunn, Frank Langella, Mark Margolis, Fernando Rey, Loren Dean, Angela Molina, Kario Salem, Billy L. SullivanPeriod, AdventureLive Action
A River Runs Through ItColumbia PicturesRobert Redford (director); Norman Maclean, Richard Friedenberg (screenplay); Brad Pitt, Craig Sheffer, Tom Skerritt, Brenda Blethyn, Emily LloydDramaLive Action
Under SiegeWarner Bros.Andrew Davis (director); J. F. Lawton (screenplay); Steven Seagal, Tommy Lee Jones, Gary Busey, Erika EleniakActionLive Action
16CandymanTriStar PicturesBernard Rose (director); Bernard Rose (screenplay); Virginia Madsen, Tony Todd, Xander Berkeley, Vanessa A. Williams, Kasi LemmonsHorrorLive Action
Consenting AdultsHollywood PicturesAlan J. Pakula (director); Matthew Chapman (screenplay); Kevin Kline, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Kevin Spacey, Rebecca Miller, E. G. Marshall, Forest WhitakerThrillerLive Action
The Public EyeUniversal StudiosHoward Franklin (director/screenplay); Joe Pesci, Barbara HersheyThrillerLive Action
23Dr. GigglesUniversal StudiosManny Coto (director/screenplay); Larry Drake, Holly Marie Combs, Cliff De Young, Glenn Quinn, Keith Diamond, Richard BradfordHorrorLive Action
Reservoir DogsMiramax FilmsQuentin Tarantino (director/screenplay); Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Chris Penn, Steve Buscemi, Quentin Tarantino, Lawrence Tierney, Michael MadsenCrimeLive Action
30There Goes the NeighborhoodParamount PicturesBill Phillips (director/screenplay); Jeff Daniels, Catherine O'Hara, Hector Elizondo, Rhea PerlmanComedyLive Action
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6Jennifer 8Paramount PicturesBruce Robinson (director/screenplay); Andy García, Uma Thurman, John Malkovich, Lance Henriksen, Kathy Baker, Graham BeckelCrime, Mystery, ThrillerLive Action
Passenger 57Warner Bros.Kevin Hooks (director); David Loughery, Dan Gordon (screenplay); Wesley Snipes, Bruce Payne, Tom Sizemore, Bruce GreenwoodActionLive Action
11Traces of RedThe Samuel Goldwyn CompanyAndy Wolk (director); Jim Piddock (screenplay); James Belushi, Lorraine Bracco, Tony GoldwynCrime, DramaLive Action
13Bram Stoker's DraculaColumbia PicturesFrancis Ford Coppola (director); James V. Hart (screenplay); Gary Oldman, Winona Ryder, Anthony Hopkins, Keanu ReevesThrillerLive Action
Love Potion No. 920th Century FoxDale Launer (director/screenplay); Tate Donovan, Sandra Bullock, Anne BancroftRomance, ComedyLive Action
18Malcolm XWarner Bros.Spike Lee (director/screenplay); Arnold Perl (screenplay); Denzel Washington, Angela Bassett, Albert Hall, Al Freeman, Jr., Delroy Lindo, Spike LeeBiographyLive Action
20Bad LieutenantLions Gate EntertainmentAbel Ferrara (director); Zoë Lund, Paul Calderon (screenplay); Harvey KeitelCrime, DramaLive Action
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York20th Century FoxChris Columbus (director); John Hughes (screenplay); Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard, Tim Curry, Brenda Fricker, Catherine O'HaraFamilyLive Action
SamanthaAcademy Entertainment Inc.Stephen La Rocque (director/screenplay); John Golden (screenplay); Martha Plimpton, Dermot Mulroney, Hector Elizondo, Mary Kay Place, Ione SkyeDramaLive Action
25The BodyguardWarner Bros.Mick Jackson (director); Lawrence Kasdan (screenplay); Kevin Costner, Whitney Houston, Gary Kemp, Bill Cobbs, Ralph Waite, Tomas AranaRomance, DramaLive Action
AladdinWalt Disney PicturesRon Clements, John Musker (directors/screenplay); Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio (screenplay); Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin, Jonathan Freeman, Frank Welker, Gilbert Gottfried, Douglas SealeFamily, Adventure, ComedyAnimation
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2DamageNew Line CinemaLouis Malle (director); David Hare (screenplay); Jeremy Irons, Juliette Binoche, Miranda RichardsonRomance, ThrillerLive Action
4The Distinguished GentlemanHollywood PicturesJonathan Lynn (director); Marty Kaplan, Jonathan Reynolds (screenplay); Eddie Murphy, Lane Smith, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Joe Don Baker, James Garner, Victoria Rowell, Grant Shaud, Kevin McCarthy, Charles S. Dutton, Victor Rivers, Chi McBride, Sonny Jim Gaines, Noble WillinghamComedyLive Action
11A Few Good MenColumbia PicturesRob Reiner (director); Aaron Sorkin (screenplay); Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore, Kevin Bacon, Kevin Pollak, James Marshall, J. T. WalshCourtroom DramaLive Action
Forever YoungWarner Bros.Steve Miner (director); J. J. Abrams (screenplay); Mel Gibson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Elijah Wood, Isabel Glasser, George Wendt, Joe MortonRomance, Sci-Fi, DramaLive Action
The Muppet Christmas CarolWalt Disney PicturesBrian Henson (director); Jerry Juhl (screenplay); Michael Caine, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Jerry Nelson, Frank OzMusicalLive Action
Passion FishMiramax FilmsJohn Sayles (director/screenplay); Mary McDonnell, Alfre Woodard, Vondie Curtis-Hall, David Strathairn, Leo BurmesterDramaLive Action
18Leap of FaithParamount PicturesRichard Pearce (director); Janus Cercone (screenplay); Steve Martin, Debra Winger, Lolita Davidovich, Liam Neeson, Lukas HaasComedy, DramaLive Action
Toys20th Century FoxBarry Levinson (director/screenplay); Valerie Curtin (screenplay); Robin Williams, Michael Gambon, Joan Cusack, Robin Wright, LL Cool J, Donald O'Connor, Jamie FoxxFantasyLive Action
23Scent of a WomanUniversal StudiosMartin Brest (director); Bo Goldman (screenplay); Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn, Gabrielle Anwar, Philip Seymour HoffmanDramaLive Action
25Hoffa20th Century FoxDanny DeVito (director); David Mamet (screenplay); Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Armand Assante, J. T. Walsh, John C. ReillyDramaLive Action
TrespassUniversal StudiosWalter Hill (director); Bob Gale, Robert Zemeckis (screenplay); Bill Paxton, Ice-T, William Sadler, Ice CubeAction, Crime, ThrillerLive Action

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MonthDateNameAgeCountryProfessionNotable films
January3Judith Anderson94AustraliaActressRebeccaStar Trek III: The Search for SpockThe Ten CommandmentsCat on a Hot Tin RoofLauraAnd Then There Were None
8Anthony Dawson75UKActorDr. NoFrom Russia with LoveThunderball
23Freddie Bartholomew67UKActorCaptains CourageousLittle Lord Fauntleroy
23Ian Wolfe95USAActor, SoundtrackRebel Without a CauseDick TracyWitness for the ProsecutionTHX 1138You Can't Take It With YouRedsMutiny on the BountySeven Brides for Seven Brothers
26José Ferrer79Puerto RicoActor, DirectorCyrano de BergeracWhirlpoolCrisisMoulin RougeLawrence of ArabiaShip of FoolsThe Great ManA Midsummer Night's Sex ComedyThe SwarmTo Be or Not to BeDune
27Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies101UKActressThe Devil Rides Out
February1Dick York63USAActorInherit the WindThey Came to CorduraCowboyOperation Mad Ball
4John Dehner76USAActorMan of the WestThe Left Handed GunThe Fastest Gun AliveCarouselDay of the DolphinThe Boys from BrazilJagged Edge
11Ray Danton60USAActorThe Rise and Fall of Legs DiamondThe Longest DayI'll Cry TomorrowOnionheadA Fever in the BloodThe George Raft Story
March2Sandy Dennis54USAActressWho's Afraid of Virginia WoolfSweet NovemberThat Cold Day in the ParkThe Out-of-TownersUp the Down StaircaseThe Four Seasons
2Anthony Lang ?? ??ActorStar Wars Episode IV: A New HopeStar Wars Episode VI: Return of the JediMonty Python's The Meaning of Life
3Robert Beatty82CanadaActor2001: A Space OdysseyWhere Eagles DareThe Pink Panther Strikes AgainSuperman IIISuperman IV: The Quest for Peace
4Nestor Almendros61SpainCinematographerDays of HeavenKramer vs Kramer
11László Benedek87HungaryDirectorDeath of a Salesman
11Richard Brooks85USADirectorElmer GantryBlackboard JungleSweet Bird of YouthIn Cold BloodCat on a Hot Tin RoofDeadline - U.S.A.Lord JimThe ProfessionalsLooking for Mr. Goodbar
17Jack Arnold79USADirectorThe Incredible Shrinking Man
18Arnold Diamond76UKActorThe Italian JobFiddler on the RoofRevenge of the Pink PantherOmen III: The Final ConflictThe Revenge of FrankensteinMarch or DieThe AnniversaryIsadoraCarry On SergeantThe Girl on a Motorcycle
19Cesare Danova66ItalyActorViva Las VegasAnimal HouseCleopatraMean StreetsChe!Gidget Goes to Rome
20Georges Delerue67FranceComposerA Little Romance
21John Ireland82CanadaActorAll the King's MenRed RiverI Shot Jesse JamesMy Darling ClementineGunfight at the O.K. CorralSpartacusFarewell, My Lovely
21John Lawrence60USAActorThey LiveSecondsNevada Smith
22Anna Duse83UKCostume DesignerCasino RoyaleAround the World in 80 DaysFiend Without a FaceThe Belles of St Trinian'sCarry On Again DoctorThe Green Man
29Paul Henreid84HungaryActorCasablancaNow, VoyagerOf Human BondageRope of SandTen Thousand BedroomsNever So FewSong of LoveNight Train to Munich
April10Cec Linder71CanadaActorGoldfingerLolitaAtlantic CityA Touch of ClassVirus
16Neville Brand71USAActorD.O.A.Stalag 17Kansas City ConfidentialLove Me TenderThe Tin StarHalls of MontezumaTora! Tora! Tora!That Darn Cat!Cahill U.S. Marshal
19Frankie Howerd75UKActorThe LadykillersSgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandCarry On DoctorCarry On Up the JungleUp Pompeii
20Benny Hill68UKWriter, Soundtrack, ActorThe Italian JobChitty Chitty Bang BangThose Magnificent Men in their Flying MachinesWho Done It?Light Up the Sky!
20Mae Clarke81USAActress, SoundtrackSingin' in the RainFrankensteinThe Public EnemyThoroughly Modern MilliePat and MikeRoyal WeddingMagnificent ObsessionA Big Hand for the Little Lady
May6Marlene Dietrich85GermanyActressThe Blue AngelDestry Rides AgainWitness for the ProsecutionRancho NotoriousPittsburghA Foreign AffairStage FrightNo Highway in the SkyTouch of EvilJudgment at Nuremberg
10John Lund81USAActorA Foreign AffairTo Each His Own
15Bartlett Mullins87UKActorFrankenstein Created WomanTales from the Crypt
18Marshall Thompson66USAActorIt! The Terror from Beyond SpaceThe Turning PointThey Were ExpendableBattlegroundTo Hell and BackDial 1119
June3Robert Morley84UKActor, Writer, SoundtrackThe Africian QueenAround the World in 80 DaysThe Great Muppet CaperTopkapiTheatre of BloodBeat the DevilThose Magnificent Men in their Flying MachinesHigh Road to China
5Laurence Naismith83UKActor, SoundtrackDiamonds Are ForeverKind Hearts and CoronetsCleopatraJason and the ArgonautsA Night to RememberVillage of the Damned
27Allan Jones84UKActor, SingerA Night at the OperaShow BoatA Day at the RacesThe FireflyEverybody Sing (film)The Great Victor HerbertOne Night in the TropicsThe Boys from Syracuse
July23Arletty94FranceActressThe Longest Day
23Maxine Audley69UKActress, SoundtrackPeeping TomThe VikingsThe Prince and the ShowgirlA King in New YorkThe Agony and the EcstasyOur Man in HavanaFrankenstein Must Be DestroyedAnna KareninaDunkirk
30Brenda Marshall76USAActressCaptains of the CloudsWhispering SmithFootsteps in the DarkThe Sea HawkThe Constant NymphParis After Dark
August7John Anderson69USAActorRide the High CountryPsychoLast Train from Gun HillHeaven with a Gun5 Card StudWelcome to Hard TimesEight Men Out
16Malcolm Atterbury85USAActorNorth by NorthwestThe BirdsRio BravoSeven Days in May
18John Sturges82USADirectorBad Day at Black RockThe Eagle Has LandedGunfight at the O.K. CorralThe Magnificent SevenThe Great EscapeIce Station ZebraThe Old Man and the Sea
29Teddy Turner75UKActorDracula
September12Ed Peck75USAActorWilly Wonka & the Chocolate FactoryBullittThe Last UnicornHeaven Can WaitThe Flight of DragonsI Love You, Alice B. Toklas
12Anthony Perkins60USAActor, DirectorPsychoMurder on the Orient ExpressFriendly PersuasionCatch-22The Black HoleThe Tin StarFear Strikes OutTall StoryDesire Under the ElmsPretty PoisonPsycho IIThe TrialCrimes of PassionWUSAPsycho III
15Michael Luciano83USAFilm EditorThe Dirty DozenStripesWhat Ever Happened to Baby Jane?The Flight of the PhoenixKiss Me DeadlyThe Longest YardTapsHush… Hush, Sweet CharlotteEmperor of the North PoleUlzana's RaidAttackBody and SoulEmpire of the AntsToo Late the HeroThe Big Knife4 for TexasCaughtTwilight's Last GleamingThe Last Sunset
29Bill Rowe61UKSound Re-RecordingThe ShiningAlienA Clockwork OrangeBatmanThe Rocky Horror Picture ShowBarry LyndonThe Last EmperorMidnight ExpressThe Land Before TimeNever Say Never AgainThe Killing Fields
October6Denholm Elliott70SpainActorRaiders of the Lost ArkIndiana Jones and the Last CrusadeTrading PlacesA Bridge Too FarA Room with a ViewWatership DownThe Razor's EdgeToy SoldiersNoises Off
6Natalie Moorhead91USAActress, SoundtrackThe Thin ManThe Women
15Richard Mathews77UKActorThe Satanic Rites of Dracula
16Shirley Booth87USAActressCome Back, Little ShebaThe MatchmakerAbout Mrs. LeslieHot Spell
22Cleavon Little53USAActorBlazing SaddlesVanishing PointFletch LivesOnce BittenFMGreased LightningScavenger Hunt
23Harry Miller88UKSound EditingGoldfingerFrom Russia with LoveThunderballYou Only Live TwiceOn Her Majesty's Secret ServiceBrief EncounterChitty Chitty Bang BangA Man for All SeasonsHamletA Night to RememberBlackmailOdd Man OutHenry VThe League of Gentleman
November2Hal Roach100USADirector, ProducerOur GangLaurel and Hardy
10Chuck Connors71USAActorThe Big CountryPat and MikeMove Over, DarlingFlipper99 and 44/100% DeadSupport Your Local Gunfighter!Airplane II: The Sequel
12Eddie Mayehoff83USAActor, SoundtrackHow to Murder Your WifeArtists and ModelsThe StoogeThat's My Boy
18Andrew Carr ??UKActorCurse of the Pink Panther
19Diane Varsi54USAActressPeyton PlaceWild in the StreetsTen North FrederickCompulsion
22Sterling Holloway87USAActorBambiThe Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. ToadMake Mine MusicThe Jungle BookThe Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
26John Sharp72UKActorBarry LyndonTop Secret!The Wicker ManJabberwockyA Christmas CarolNight and the City
26Joby Blanshard73UKActorDoomwatch
29Robert F. Simon83USAActorThe Man Who Shot Liberty ValanceOperation PetticoatWhere the Sidewalk EndsBigger Than LifeCompulsionEdge of the City
December2Michael Gothard53UKActorFor Your Eyes OnlyLifeforceThe Three MusketeersThe Four MusketeersThe Devils
6Percy Herbert72UKActor, SoundtrackThe Bridge on the River KwaiThe Guns of NavaroneCasino RoyaleMutiny on the BountyBecketThe Wild GeeseNight of the DemonOne Million Years B.C.Bunny Lake Is MissingMysterious IslandThe Mackintosh Man
9Vincent Gardenia71ItalyActorHeaven Can WaitLittle Shop of HorrorsDeath WishBang the Drum SlowlyMurder, Inc.The Front PageSkin DeepLittle MurdersMoonstruck
11Michael Robbins62UKActorOn the BusesMutiny on the BusesHoliday on the BusesThe Pink Panther Strikes AgainVictor Victoria
12Jack Swinburne ??UKProduction SupervisorCarry On... Up the KhyberCarry On CampingCarry On DoctorCarry On AbroadCarry On at Your ConvenienceMarat/SadeCarry On MatronCarry On Up the JungleDon't Lose Your HeadCarry On HenryCarry On Again DoctorCarry On LovingFollow That CamelIll Met by MoonlightThe Flesh and the Fiends
17Dana Andrews83USAActor, SoundtrackThe Best Years of Our LivesLauraThe Ox-Bow IncidentState FairWhere the Sidewalk EndsNight SongBattle of the BulgeIn Harm's WayThe Crowded SkyZero Hour!Airport 1975
22Milo Sperber81UKActorBillion Dollar BrainThe Spy Who Loved Me

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "1992 Worldwide Grosses". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved May 1, 2014.