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Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $17,768,757Details
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  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$5,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 1st, 1988 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: August 21st, 2012 by Anchor Bay Home Entertainment, released as Halloween 4: The Retrun of Michael Myers
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Halloween
Comparisons: vs. Friday the 13th Part VII: The New Blood
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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 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 871 $2,333,101 Nov 4, 1988 37
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 604 $4,510,000 Oct 28, 1988 30
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 557 $6,831,250 Oct 21, 1988 23

Cast

Donald Pleasance    Dr. Samuel 'Sam' Loomis
Danielle Harris    Jamie Lloyd
Beau Starr    Sheriff Ben Meeker

Production and Technical Credits

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DVD and Blu-ray Releases for August 21st, 2012

August 22nd, 2012

It is an amazing week on the home market, if you count The Hunger Games. That film made its DVD and Blu-ray debut on Saturday, so it didn't quite come out this week, but it is still selling well. The best-selling Tuesday release was NCIS: Season Nine - Buy from Amazon, while the top five is dominated by Blu-ray catalog releases. I think Bernie comes close to being a Pick of the Week Contender and A Separation is even better, but I'm going with The Hunger Games as top pick. More...

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/10/21 1 $6,831,250   1,679 $4,069   $6,831,250 23
1988/10/28 1 $4,510,000 -34% 1,692 $2,665   $12,936,159 30
1988/11/04 5 $2,333,101 -48% 1,583 $1,474   $16,634,499 37

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1988/10/21 1 $8,426,159   1,679 $5,019   $8,426,159 27
1988/10/28 1 $5,875,239 -30% 1,692 $3,472   $14,301,398 34