The Best Man

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $34,102,780Details
International Box Office $470,000
Worldwide Box Office $34,572,780
Further financial details...

  1. Summary
  2. News
  3. Box Office
  4. Video Sales
  5. Full Financials
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
72% - Fresh
Audience
87% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$9,000,000
Domestic Releases: October 22nd, 1999 (Wide) by Universal
Video Release: February 29th, 2000 by Universal Home Entertainment, released as Best Man, The
MPAA Rating: R for language and sexuality
Franchise: The Best Man
Keywords: Romance, African-American
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Romantic Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

Taye Diggs    Harper
Nia Long    Jordan
Morris Chestnut    Lance
Terrence Howard    Quentin
Sanaa Lathan    Robin
Monica Calhoun    Mia
Melissa De Sousa    Shelby
Victoria Dillard    Anita
Regina Hall    Candy
Harold Perrineau    Julian Murch

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Music Supervisor    Bonnie Greenberg

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/22 1 $2,905,000   1,345 $2,160   $2,905,000 1
1999/10/23 1 $3,700,000 +27% 1,345 $2,751   $6,605,000 2
1999/10/24 1 $2,470,000 -33% 1,345 $1,836   $9,031,660 3
1999/10/25 1 $746,995 -70% 1,346 $555   $9,778,655 4
1999/10/26 2 $659,540 -12% 1,346 $490   $10,438,195 5
1999/10/27 1 $605,445 -8% 1,346 $450   $11,043,640 6
1999/10/28 1 $612,430 +1% 1,346 $455   $11,656,070 7
1999/10/29 2 $1,770,000 +189% 1,350 $1,311   $13,426,000 8
1999/10/30 2 $2,820,000 +59% 1,350 $2,089   $16,246,000 9
1999/10/31 2 $1,618,000 -43% 1,348 $1,200   $17,937,760 10
1999/11/01 2 $505,495 -69% 1,348 $375   $18,443,255 11
1999/11/02 5 $431,360 -15% 1,348 $320   $18,874,615 12
1999/11/03 4 $397,660 -8% 1,348 $295   $19,272,275 13
1999/11/04 3 $424,620 +7% 1,348 $315   $19,696,895 14
1999/11/05 6 $1,154,000 +172% 1,290 $895   $20,851,000 15
1999/11/06 6 $2,014,000 +75% 1,290 $1,561   $22,865,000 16
1999/11/07 5 $1,129,000 -44% 1,348 $838   $24,037,745 17
1999/11/08 5 $277,350 -75% 1,348 $206   $24,315,095 18
1999/11/09 8 $251,550 -9% 1,348 $187   $24,566,645 19
1999/11/10 10 $272,090 +8% 1,290 $211   $24,838,735 20
1999/11/11 10 $408,135 +50% 1,290 $316   $25,246,870 21
1999/11/12 14 $650,000 +59% 1,045 $622   $25,897,000 22
1999/11/13 11 $1,035,000 +59% 1,045 $990   $26,932,000 23
1999/11/14 9 $648,000 -37% 1,053 $615   $27,647,725 24
1999/11/15 10 $168,480 -74% 1,053 $160   $27,816,205 25
1999/11/16 13 $142,155 -16% 1,053 $135   $27,958,360 26
1999/11/17 14 $136,890 -4% 1,053 $130   $28,095,250 27
1999/11/18 13 $142,155 +4% 1,053 $135   $28,237,405 28
1999/11/19 15 $346,000 +143% 758 $456   $28,583,000 29
1999/11/20 14 $622,000 +80% 758 $821   $29,205,000 30
1999/11/21 12 $352,000 -43% 766 $460   $29,573,940 31
1999/11/22 14 $91,920 -74% 766 $120   $29,665,860 32
1999/11/23 16 $95,730 +4% 766 $125   $29,761,610 33
1999/11/28 14 $223,000   506 $441   $31,344,960 38
1999/11/29 15 $60,720 -73% 506 $120   $31,405,680 39
1999/11/30 19 $43,010 -29% 506 $85   $31,448,690 40
1999/12/01 16 $45,540 +6% 506 $90   $31,494,230 41
1999/12/02 16 $50,595 +11% 506 $100   $31,544,825 42
1999/12/05 15 $143,000   511 $280   $32,129,920 45
1999/12/06 18 $38,325 -73% 511 $75   $32,168,245 46
1999/12/07 18 $38,410 n/c 511 $75   $32,206,655 47
1999/12/08 18 $33,215 -14% 511 $65   $32,239,870 48
1999/12/09 18 $35,770 +8% 511 $70   $32,275,640 49
1999/12/12 15 $105,000   457 $230   $32,668,660 52
1999/12/13 16 $29,705 -72% 457 $65   $32,698,365 53
1999/12/14 17 $27,420 -8% 457 $60   $32,725,785 54
1999/12/15 17 $27,205 -1% 457 $60   $32,752,990 55
2000/01/17 36 $20,880   144 $145   $33,968,845 88

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/10/22 1 $9,031,660   1,346 $6,710   $9,031,660 3
1999/10/29 2 $6,281,690 -30% 1,348 $4,660   $17,937,760 10
1999/11/05 5 $4,340,850 -31% 1,290 $3,365   $24,037,745 17
1999/11/12 12 $2,400,855 -45% 1,053 $2,280   $27,647,725 24
1999/11/19 14 $1,336,535 -44% 766 $1,745   $29,573,940 31
1999/11/26 13 $1,201,750 -10% 506 $2,375   $31,344,960 38
1999/12/03 15 $585,095 -51% 511 $1,145   $32,129,920 45
1999/12/10 15 $393,020 -33% 457 $860   $32,668,660 52
1999/12/17 19 $257,580 -34% 318 $810   $33,040,275 59
1999/12/24 29 $132,345 -49% 146 $906   $33,293,520 66
1999/12/31 39 $114,000 -14% 156 $731   $33,293,520 73
2000/01/07 34 $146,010 +28% 146 $1,000   $33,789,025 80
2000/01/14 40 $136,805 -6% 144 $950   $33,968,845 87
2000/01/21 45 $80,080 -41% 143 $560   $34,074,895 94

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