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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,025,872Details
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Movie Details

Production Budget:$4,700,000
Domestic Releases: August 22nd, 1986 (Wide) by Cannon
Video Release: September 11th, 2012 by Warner Home Video
Franchise: Texas Chainsaw Massacre
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Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,768 $2,822,439 Aug 22, 1986 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,001 1,474 Aug 22, 1986 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,314 $8,025,872 Aug 22, 1986 0


Dennis Hopper    Lieutenant 'Lefty' Enright

Production and Technical Credits

Composer    Danny Elfman

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for September 11th, 2012

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1986/08/22 5 $2,822,439   1,474 $1,915   $2,822,439 3

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