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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $8,025,872Details
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 5,201-5,300) 5,235 $8,025,872
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,861 $8,025,872
All Time Domestic Box Office for Remake Movies (Rank 201-300) 221 $8,025,872
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Remake Movies (Rank 201-300) 256 $8,025,872

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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


Dennis Hopper    Lieutenant 'Lefty' Enright

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Production and Technical Credits

Danny Elfman    Composer

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

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

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