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Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,343,976Details
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
8% - Rotten
Audience
27% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$5,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 28th, 1989 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Friday the 13th
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Keywords: Teenage Slasher
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,253 $2,598,830 Aug 4, 1989 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,535 $6,251,310 Jul 28, 1989 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,637 1,683 Jul 28, 1989 3

Cast

Kelly Hu    Eva Watanabe
Kane Hodder    Jason Voorhees

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
1989/07/28 5 $6,251,310   1,683 $3,714   $6,251,310 3
1989/08/04 9 $2,598,830 -58% 1,683 $1,544   $11,084,640 10

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1989/07/28 5 $8,485,810   1,683 $5,042   $8,485,810 7