The Best Man

Just before his best friend's wedding, the life of a Chicago writer becomes crazy when his best friend guesses that his new book's story is based on his bride's fervent past.

Grosses

Domestic (98.6%)
$34,102,780
Summary Details
DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Opening$9,031,660
1,346 theaters
Budget$9,000,000
Release DateOct 22, 1999
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr
GenresComedy Drama Romance
In Release437 days/62 weeks
Widest Release1,348 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Oct 25, 1999Monday1$746,995--1,346$554$9,778,6554
Oct 26, 1999Tuesday2$659,540-11.7%-1,346$490$10,438,1955
Oct 27, 1999Wednesday1$605,445-8.2%-1,346$449$11,043,6406
Oct 28, 1999Thursday1$612,430+1.2%-1,346$455$11,656,0707
Oct 29, 1999Friday2$1,770,000+189%-1,346$1,315$13,426,0708
Oct 30, 1999Saturday2$2,820,000+59.3%-1,346$2,095$16,246,0709
Oct 31, 1999
Halloween
Sunday2$1,618,000-42.6%-1,348$1,200$17,937,76010
Nov 1, 1999Monday2$505,495-68.8%-32.3%1,348$374$18,443,25511
Nov 2, 1999Tuesday5$431,360-14.7%-34.6%1,348$320$18,874,61512
Nov 3, 1999Wednesday4$397,660-7.8%-34.3%1,348$295$19,272,27513
Nov 4, 1999Thursday3$424,620+6.8%-30.7%1,348$315$19,696,89514
Nov 5, 1999Friday6$1,154,000+171.8%-34.8%1,290$894$20,850,89515
Nov 6, 1999Saturday6$2,014,000+74.5%-28.6%1,290$1,561$22,864,89516
Nov 7, 1999Sunday5$1,129,000-43.9%-30.2%1,290$875$24,037,74517
Nov 8, 1999Monday5$277,350-75.4%-45.1%1,290$215$24,315,09518
Nov 9, 1999Tuesday8$251,550-9.3%-41.7%1,290$195$24,566,64519
Nov 10, 1999Wednesday10$272,090+8.2%-31.6%1,290$210$24,838,73520
Nov 11, 1999Thursday10$408,135+50%-3.9%1,290$316$25,246,87021
Nov 12, 1999Friday14$650,000+59.3%-43.7%1,053$617$25,896,87022
Nov 13, 1999Saturday11$1,035,000+59.2%-48.6%1,053$982$26,931,87023
Nov 14, 1999Sunday9$648,000-37.4%-42.6%1,053$615$27,647,72524
Nov 15, 1999Monday10$168,480-74%-39.3%1,053$160$27,816,20525
Nov 16, 1999Tuesday13$142,155-15.6%-43.5%1,053$135$27,958,36026
Nov 17, 1999Wednesday14$136,890-3.7%-49.7%1,053$130$28,095,25027
Nov 18, 1999Thursday13$142,155+3.8%-65.2%1,053$135$28,237,40528
Nov 19, 1999Friday15$346,000+143.4%-46.8%766$451$28,583,40529
Nov 20, 1999Saturday14$622,000+79.8%-39.9%766$812$29,205,40530
Nov 21, 1999Sunday12$352,000-43.4%-45.7%766$459$29,573,94031
Nov 22, 1999Monday13$91,920-73.9%-45.4%766$120$29,665,86032
Nov 23, 1999Tuesday16$95,730+4.1%-32.7%766$124$29,761,59033