R | | Horror, Thriller
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 original working title for the film was "Batteries Not Included" before it became known Steven Spielberg was also making a film with the same title. It was then changed to "Blood Buddy" before settling on "Child's Play".
I got the strangler! Wabash and Van Buren.
When Chucky finds his voodoo doll, the black man is wearing a tan shirt which changes to white, and then back again between shots.
When aired on TBS Superstation; after Chucky is shot, his dying scream and impact on a wall are cut out and instead cuts to where we see him struggling on the floor
$6,583,000 (USA) (13 November 1988)
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