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The Frighteners (1996)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $16,553,635Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 3,732 $16,553,635
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,756 $16,553,635
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies 1,176 $16,553,635
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies 1,458 $16,553,635

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: July 19th, 1996 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: R for terror/violence
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Keywords: Heaven and Hell
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,919 $138,985 Aug 30, 1996 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 3,202 $189,040 Aug 23, 1996 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,489 $267,240 Aug 16, 1996 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 3,388 $623,475 Aug 9, 1996 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 3,263 $1,479,080 Aug 2, 1996 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 3,166 $2,788,880 Jul 26, 1996 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,785 $5,565,495 Jul 19, 1996 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,694 1,669 Jul 19, 1996 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 2,262 $16,553,635 Jul 19, 1996 0

Cast

Jake Busey    Johnny Bartlett
Jeffrey Combs    Special Agent Milton Dammers
   Frank Bannister
R. Lee Ermey    Sergeant Hiles
Dee Wallace-Stone    Patricia Ann Bradley, Bartlett's Girl
Chi McBride    Cyrus
Peter Jackson    Man with Piercings
Trini Alvarado    Dr. Lucy Lynskey
Peter Dobson    Ray Lynskey
John Astin    The Judge

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    Danny Elfman

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/07/19 5 $5,565,495   1,669 $3,335   $5,565,495 3
1996/07/26 11 $2,788,880 -50% 1,675 $1,665   $10,791,115 10
1996/08/02 12 $1,479,080 -47% 1,436 $1,030   $13,865,995 17
1996/08/09 22 $623,475 -58% 765 $815   $15,351,655 24
1996/08/16 28 $267,240 -57% 332 $805   $15,959,645 31
1996/08/23 34 $189,040 -29% 272 $695   $16,289,845 38
1996/08/30 40 $138,985 -26% 133 $1,045   $16,524,115 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1996/07/19 5 $8,002,235   1,669 $4,795   $8,002,235 7
1996/07/26 12 $4,384,680 -45% 1,675 $2,618   $12,386,915 14
1996/08/02 13 $2,341,265 -47% 1,436 $1,630   $14,728,180 21
1996/08/09 19 $964,225 -59% 765 $1,260   $15,692,405 28
1996/08/16 29 $408,400 -58% 332 $1,230   $16,100,805 35
1996/08/23 35 $284,325 -30% 272 $1,045   $16,385,130 42

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records