List of 1984 box office number-one films in the United States

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This is a list of films which have placed number one at the weekend box office in the United States during 1984.

# Weekend end date Film Box office Notes
1 January 8, 1984 Terms of Endearment $6,234,421
2 January 15, 1984 Terms of Endearment $5,211,394
3 January 22, 1984 Terms of Endearment $3,466,172
4 January 29, 1984 Silkwood $3,547,122 Silkwood reached #1 in its seventh weekend of release.
5 February 5, 1984 Terms of Endearment $3,045,877 Terms of Endearment reclaimed #1 in its eleventh weekend of release.
6 February 12, 1984 Unfaithfully Yours $3,774,126
7 February 20, 19844-day weekend Footloose $8,556,935
8 February 26, 1984 Footloose $6,617,737
9 March 4, 1984 Footloose $6,300,641
10 March 11, 1984 Splash $6,174,059
11 March 18, 1984 Splash $6,452,183
12 March 25, 1984 Police Academy $8,570,007
13 April 1, 1984 Police Academy $8,061,398
14 April 8, 1984 Police Academy $7,403,955
15 April 15, 1984 Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter $11,183,148 Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter broke Friday the 13th Part III's record ($9,40 million) for highest weekend debut for a slasher film & its record for highest weekend debut for a film released during the Friday the 13th weekend. Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter also broke Lone Wolf McQuade's record ($4,29 million) for highest weekend debut in April.
16 April 22, 1984 Police Academy $6,101,974 Police Academy reclaimed #1 in its fifth weekend of release.
17 April 29, 1984 Police Academy $4,733,389
18 May 6, 1984 Breakin' $6,047,686
19 May 13, 1984 The Natural $5,088,381
20 May 20, 1984 The Natural $5,423,233
21 May 28, 19844-day weekend Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom $33,936,113 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom had the highest weekend debut of 1984.
22 June 3, 1984 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock $16,673,295
23 June 10, 1984 Ghostbusters $13,578,151
24 June 17, 1984 Ghostbusters $15,093,905
25 June 24, 1984 Ghostbusters $13,059,428
26 July 1, 1984 Ghostbusters $11,148,617
27 July 8, 1984 Ghostbusters $11,136,134
28 July 15, 1984 Ghostbusters $9,761,392
29 July 22, 1984 Ghostbusters $8,493,861
30 July 29, 1984 Purple Rain $7,766,201
31 August 5, 1984 Ghostbusters $6,443,646 Ghostbusters reclaimed #1 in ninth weekend of release.
32 August 12, 1984 Red Dawn $8,230,381
33 August 19, 1984 Tightrope $9,156,545
34 August 26, 1984 Tightrope $7,198,635
35 September 3, 19844-day weekend Tightrope $7,130,891
36 September 9, 1984 Tightrope $4,018,355
37 September 16, 1984 Ghostbusters $3,457,626 Ghostbusters reclaimed #1 in its fifteenth weekend of release.
38 September 23, 1984 All of Me $5,803,848
39 September 30, 1984 All of Me $5,258,421
40 October 8, 19844-day weekend Teachers $7,013,366
41 October 14, 1984 Teachers $4,579,286
42 October 21, 1984 Teachers $3,448,610
43 October 28, 1984 The Terminator $4,020,663
44 November 4, 1984 The Terminator $4,219,463
45 November 11, 1984 Oh, God! You Devil $5,560,001
46 November 18, 1984 Missing in Action $6,101,460
47 November 25, 1984 Supergirl $5,738,249
48 December 2, 1984 Missing in Action $3,021,220 Missing in Action reclaimed #1 in its third weekend of release.
49 December 9, 1984 Beverly Hills Cop $15,214,805 Beverly Hills Cop broke The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas''s record ($11.8 million) for highest weekend debut for a R-rated film and Sudden Impact's record ($9.6 million) for the highest weekend debut in December
50 December 16, 1984 Beverly Hills Cop $11,514,444
51 December 25, 19845-day weekend Beverly Hills Cop $15,697,159
52 January 1, 19855-day weekend Beverly Hills Cop $20,064,790

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