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Friday the 13th Part V: A New Beginning (1985)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $21,930,418Details
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
16% - Rotten
Audience
27% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$2,200,000
Domestic Releases: March 22nd, 1985 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
Franchise: Friday the 13th
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Keywords: Teenage Slasher
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,605 $684,745 Apr 19, 1985 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,798 $1,164,916 Apr 12, 1985 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,547 $2,539,790 Apr 5, 1985 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,534 $4,029,934 Mar 29, 1985 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,162 $8,032,883 Mar 22, 1985 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,540 1,759 Mar 22, 1985 3

Cast

Marco St. John    Sheriff Tucker
Miguel A. Núñez, Jr.    Demon
Corey Feldman    Tommy Jarvis at 12

Featured DVD Review: Friday the 13th: The Ultimate Collection

September 29th, 2011

This week Friday the 13th Box Set: The Ultimate Collection comes out on the home market. And note, that's The Ultimate Collection, not The Complete Collection, because after Jason Takes Manhattan, a new studio took over the franchise. I've previously reviewed most of these films, so I'll just go over the two I missed, after a short recap... More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/03/22 1 $8,032,883   1,759 $4,567   $8,032,883 3
1985/03/29 3 $4,029,934 -50% 1,759 $2,291   $13,767,312 10
1985/04/05 7 $2,539,790 -37% 1,377 $1,844   $17,711,119 17
1985/04/12 14 $1,164,916 -54% 833 $1,398   $19,709,920 24
1985/04/19 17 $684,745 -41% 519 $1,319   $20,674,880 31

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1985/03/22 1 $9,737,378   1,759 $5,536   $9,737,378 7
1985/03/29 4 $5,433,951 -44% 1,759 $3,089   $15,171,329 14
1985/04/05 8 $3,373,675 -38% 1,377 $2,450   $18,545,004 21
1985/04/12 14 $1,445,131 -57% 833 $1,735   $19,990,135 28