The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $26,572,439Details
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
90% - Fresh
82% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$140,000
Domestic Releases: October 18th, 1974 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: September 16th, 2014 by MPI/Dark Sky
MPAA Rating: R for strong horror violence/gore, language and drug content.
Franchise: Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Keywords: Cannibalism, Remade, Hicksploitation
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Production and Technical Credits


DVD and Blu-ray Releases for September 16th, 2014

September 16th, 2014

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Daily Box Office Performance

Weekend Box Office Performance

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
9/21/20141015,531 15,531$317,459$317,4591

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