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A Nightmare On Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $44,793,222Details
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  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 1,767 $44,793,222
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,619 $44,793,222

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$5,000,000
Domestic Releases: February 27th, 1987 (Wide) by New Line
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

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 1,081 $1,112,631 Apr 10, 1987 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,050 $1,946,301 Apr 3, 1987 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,244 $2,535,046 Mar 27, 1987 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,335 $3,612,733 Mar 20, 1987 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,456 $5,032,897 Mar 13, 1987 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 1,697 $6,743,712 Mar 6, 1987 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 2,043 $8,880,555 Feb 27, 1987 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,197 1,343 Feb 27, 1987 3

Cast

Laurence Fishburne    Max
Patricia Arquette    Kirsten Parker
Robert Englund    Freddy Krueger
Jennifer Rubin    Taryn White
John Saxon    Lt. Donald Thompson
Heather Langenkamp    Nancy Thompson
Craig Wasson    Dr. Neil Gordon
Zsa Zsa Gabor    Herself

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/02/27 1 $8,880,555   1,343 $6,612   $8,880,555 3
1987/03/06 2 $6,743,712 -24% 1,378 $4,894   $18,111,601 10
1987/03/13 2 $5,032,897 -25% 1,365 $3,687   $24,844,413 17
1987/03/20 4 $3,612,733 -28% 1,383 $2,612   $29,789,816 24
1987/03/27 6 $2,535,046 -30% 1,342 $1,889   $33,293,191 31
1987/04/03 7 $1,946,301 -23% 1,196 $1,627   $36,028,354 38
1987/04/10 9 $1,112,631 -43% 1,100 $1,011   $37,781,130 45

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1987/02/27 1 $11,367,889   1,343 $8,465   $11,367,889 7
1987/03/06 3 $8,443,627 -26% 1,378 $6,127   $19,811,516 14
1987/03/13 3 $6,365,567 -25% 1,365 $4,663   $26,177,083 21
1987/03/20 5 $4,581,062 -28% 1,383 $3,312   $30,758,145 28
1987/03/27 6 $3,323,908 -27% 1,342 $2,477   $34,082,053 35
1987/04/03 6 $2,586,446 -22% 1,196 $2,163   $36,668,499 42