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A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $49,369,899Details
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,679 $49,369,899
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,601-2,700) 2,602 $49,369,899
All Time Domestic Box Office for R Movies (Rank 401-500) 497 $49,369,899
All Time Worldwide Box Office for R Movies (Rank 801-900) 809 $49,369,899

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


Movie Details

Production Budget:$13,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 19th, 1988 (Wide) by New Line
MPAA Rating: R
Franchise: Nightmare on Elm Street
Comparisons: vs. The Possession
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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
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day) 122 $6,435,710 Sep 2, 1988 17
Labor Day (All Movies, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 66 $14,045,820 Sep 2, 1988 17

Uncategorized

Robert Englund    Freddy Krueger
Renny Harlin    Student in classroom

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Production and Technical Credits

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/08/19 1 $12,833,403   1,765 $7,271   $12,833,403 1
1988/08/26 1 $6,989,358 -46% 1,767 $3,955   $25,064,782 2
1988/09/02 1 $6,435,710 -8% 1,758 $3,661   $34,253,190 3
1988/09/09 2 $3,201,442 -50% 1,675 $1,911   $38,365,034 4
1988/09/16 4 $2,221,018 -31% 1,465 $1,516   $41,345,236 5
1988/09/23 6 $1,616,193 -27% 1,207 $1,339   $43,552,057 6

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1988/08/19 1 $18,075,424   1,765 $10,241   $18,075,424 1
1988/08/26 1 $9,742,056 -46% 1,767 $5,513   $27,817,480 2
1988/09/02 1 $7,346,112 -25% 1,758 $4,179   $35,163,592 3
1988/09/09 2 $3,960,626 -46% 1,675 $2,365   $39,124,218 4
1988/09/16 4 $2,811,646 -29% 1,465 $1,919   $41,935,864 5

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