First three A Nightmare on Elm Street sequels grossed over 125 million The

First three a nightmare on elm street sequels grossed

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― First three A Nightmare on Elm Street sequels grossed over $125 million!
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The Decline Audiences became overfamiliar with standard trends but they still attended in large numbers throughout the mid-1980s. Things became too predictable and the audience was over the slasher film by the 1990s. Production companies took attention away from the teen market, focusing more on family films and movies for the older generation.
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A New Generation Business and media executives recognized the emergence of a new group of teens with few time constraints, a large disposable income and the need to assert their independence. Media obsessed, extremely self-aware, and cynical.
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Teenage girls proved to be a major target by film companies in the mid-1990s. Grossed $57 million Grossed $46 million In what ways did Scream try to play into the new target demographic?
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The Masterminds Kevin Williamson Wes Craven
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Paying Homage Most recognizable aspect of the Scream franchise is their tendency to reference earlier slasher films by which they were heavily influenced creatively and aesthetically.
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  • JananiSubrammanian
  • Horror film, Scream, Slasher film, A Nightmare on Elm Street, Sarah Trecansky

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