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Best Friends (1982)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $36,670,556Details
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  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,153 $36,670,556
All Time Worldwide Box Office 2,990 $36,670,556
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 554 $36,670,556
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 703 $36,670,556
All Time Domestic Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 346 $36,670,556
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Warner Bros. Movies 405 $36,670,556

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: December 17th, 1982 (Wide) by Warner Bros.
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 811 $172,301 Mar 18, 1983 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 745 $227,552 Mar 11, 1983 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 754 $274,152 Mar 4, 1983 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 759 $346,269 Feb 25, 1983 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 724 $487,799 Feb 18, 1983 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 858 $587,969 Feb 11, 1983 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 889 $902,187 Feb 4, 1983 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 958 $1,330,918 Jan 28, 1983 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 1,191 $1,661,398 Jan 21, 1983 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 1,340 $2,321,407 Jan 14, 1983 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 1,298 $3,693,383 Jan 7, 1983 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 1,514 $4,834,338 Dec 31, 1982 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 2,757 $3,566,952 Dec 24, 1982 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 3,296 $4,022,891 Dec 17, 1982 3
Widest Opening Weekend 3,681 1,062 Dec 17, 1982 3
Never No. 1 Domestic 1,038 $36,670,556 Dec 17, 1982 0

Cast

   Paula McCullen
Ron Silver    Larry Weisman
Jessica Tandy    Eleanor McCullen
Burt Reynolds    Richard Babson
Keenan Wynn    Tom Babson
Richard Libertini    Jorge Medina

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/12/17 4 $4,022,891   1,062 $3,788   $4,022,891 3
1982/12/24 4 $3,566,952 -11% 1,080 $3,303   $10,047,716 10
1982/12/31 4 $4,834,338 +36% 1,080 $4,476   $19,711,565 17
1983/01/07 6 $3,693,383 -24% 1,069 $3,455   $24,986,517 24
1983/01/14 6 $2,321,407 -37% 1,021 $2,274   $28,258,020 31
1983/01/21 8 $1,661,398 -28% 834 $1,992   $30,592,093 38
1983/01/28 8 $1,330,918 -20% 851 $1,564   $32,436,242 45
1983/02/04 14 $902,187 -32% 719 $1,255   $33,723,993 52
1983/02/11 13 $587,969 -35% 608 $967   $34,552,482 59
1983/02/18 18 $487,799 -17% 427 $1,142   $35,283,405 66
1983/02/25 15 $346,269 -29% 382 $906   $35,732,482 73
1983/03/04 19 $274,152 -21% 333 $823   $36,102,783 80
1983/03/11 21 $227,552 -17% 282 $807   $36,425,988 87
1983/03/18 23 $172,301 -24% 278 $620   $36,670,556 94

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1982/12/17 4 $6,480,764   1,062 $6,102   $6,480,764 7
1982/12/24 4 $8,396,463 +30% 1,080 $7,775   $14,877,227 14
1982/12/31 4 $6,415,907 -24% 1,080 $5,941   $21,293,134 21
1983/01/07 6 $4,643,479 -28% 1,069 $4,344   $25,936,613 28
1983/01/14 6 $2,994,082 -36% 1,021 $2,932   $28,930,695 35
1983/01/21 8 $2,174,629 -27% 834 $2,607   $31,105,324 42
1983/01/28 8 $1,716,482 -21% 851 $2,017   $32,821,806 49
1983/02/04 14 $1,142,707 -33% 719 $1,589   $33,964,513 56
1983/02/11 13 $831,093 -27% 608 $1,367   $34,795,606 63
1983/02/18 17 $590,607 -29% 427 $1,383   $35,386,213 70
1983/02/25 14 $442,418 -25% 382 $1,158   $35,828,631 77
1983/03/04 18 $369,805 -16% 333 $1,111   $36,198,436 84
1983/03/11 21 $299,819 -19% 282 $1,063   $36,498,255 91

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records