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Wes Craven's New Nightmare (1994)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $18,090,181Details
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  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
78% - Fresh
Audience
66% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$8,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 14th, 1994 (Wide) by New Line
MPAA Rating: R for explicit horror violence and gore, and for language
Franchise: Nightmare on Elm Street
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Keywords: Teenage Slasher
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Horror
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Fantasy
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,216 $56,512 Jan 20, 1995 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,002 $118,627 Jan 13, 1995 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 665 $252,372 Jan 6, 1995 87
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,870 $492,753 Nov 11, 1994 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,754 $1,202,172 Nov 4, 1994 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,839 $2,006,772 Oct 28, 1994 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,700 $3,589,975 Oct 21, 1994 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,426 $6,667,118 Oct 14, 1994 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,404 1,850 Oct 14, 1994 3

Cast

Robert Englund    Freddy Krueger/Himself
Bodhi Elfman    TV Studio P.A
W. Earl Brown    Morgue Attendant
John Saxon    Lt. Donald Thompson/Himself/"Real"Freddy Krueger
Heather Langenkamp    Herself / Nancy Thompson
Wes Craven    Himself
Lin Shaye    Nurse with Pills
Jsu Garcia    Himself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Composer    J. Peter Robinson

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/10/14 3 $6,667,118   1,850 $3,604   $6,667,118 3
1994/10/21 7 $3,589,975 -46% 1,873 $1,917   $11,592,109 10
1994/10/28 8 $2,006,772 -44% 1,873 $1,071   $14,461,031 17
1994/11/04 13 $1,202,172 -40% 1,198 $1,003   $16,299,568 24
1994/11/11 18 $492,753 -59% 752 $655   $17,107,737 31
1995/01/06 28 $252,372   373 $677   $17,669,566 87
1995/01/13 43 $118,627 -53% 146 $813   $17,895,707 94
1995/01/20 49 $56,512 -52% 95 $595   $17,976,855 101

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1994/10/14 3 $8,002,134   1,850 $4,325   $8,002,134 7
1994/10/21 7 $4,452,125 -44% 1,873 $2,377   $12,454,259 14
1994/10/28 8 $2,643,137 -41% 1,873 $1,411   $15,097,396 21
1994/11/04 13 $1,517,588 -43% 1,198 $1,267   $16,614,984 28
1995/01/06 27 $359,886   373 $965   $17,777,080 91
1995/01/13 41 $143,263 -60% 146 $981   $17,920,343 98