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Child’s Play (1988)

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This post has the most up-to-date information on Child’s Play as we continuously monitor the news. Below you will find everything you need to know, including cast, release date, rating, runtime, movie budget and, box office results.

Child’s Play is an horror movie directed by Tom Holland and starring Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent and Brad Dourif and Dinah Manoff. The movie was written by Don Mancini (story), Don Mancini (screenplay). The film has a $9 million budget with a 87-minute running time. Child’s Play currently has a 6.6 IMDb rating, based on 72911 and 58 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated R.

release date for Child's Play

Child’s Play release date

When does Child’s Play come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Child’s Play (1988)is November 8, 1988.

When will Child’s Play be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Child’s Play DVD/Blu-ray release date is N/A. The estimated DVD release date is N/A. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in N/A. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Child’s Play budget

How much did Child’s Play cost to make?

$9,000,000 budget

The movie cost $9 million to make.

Child's Play movie poster

Child’s Play rating

R Rated

Child’s Play is rated R. R stands for ‘Restricted’, which means children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian. The movie contains some adult material and parents are urged to learn more about the movie.

Child’s Play reviews

6.6 IMDb 58 Metascore

The movie currently has a 6.6 of out 10 IMDb rating and 58 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.

Child’s Play trailer

Child’s Play plot summary

What is Child’s Play about?

A single mother gives her son a beloved doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.

Synopsis from IMDb A single mother gives her son a much sought-after doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.

The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.

Child’s Play cast

Who is in Child’s Play?

Catherine Hicks in Child's Play Catherine Hicks as Karen Barclay
Chris Sarandon in Child's Play Chris Sarandon as Mike Norris
Alex Vincent in Child's Play Alex Vincent as Andy Barclay
Brad Dourif in Child's Play Brad Dourif as Charles Lee Ray/Chucky
Dinah Manoff in Child's Play Dinah Manoff as Maggie Peterson

Child’s Play box Office

How much did Child’s Play make?

$44,196,684 worldwide

The film has made over $44 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.

Child’s Play details

Theatrical Release Date: November 8, 1988
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: N/A
Film Budget: $9 million
Box Office: $44 million
Length: 87 minutes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Language: English

Child’s Play facts

How long is Child’s Play?

The movie is 87 minutes long (1 hour and 27 minutes).

What year did Child’s Play come out?

The movie is out on November 8, 1988. The movie has been out for .

Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Catherine Hicks plays as Karen Barclay.

Who is the director of Child’s Play?

Tom Holland directed the movie.

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Harper Wolfei
Harper Wolfei
Harper Wolfei, a writer and avid entertainment fan, has been actively involved in the film industry for the past 4 years. His particular interest lies in sci-fi and action movies.


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