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Big Daddy (1999)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $163,479,795Details
International Box Office $65,161,488Details
Worldwide Box Office $228,641,283
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  3. Box Office
  4. International
  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Upright
Critics
40% - Rotten
Audience
74% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 266 $163,479,795
All Time International Box Office 1,176 $65,161,488
All Time Worldwide Box Office 568 $228,641,283
All Time Domestic Box Office for Comedy Movies 38 $163,479,795
All Time International Box Office for Comedy Movies 189 $65,161,488
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Comedy Movies 89 $228,641,283

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Movie Details

Production Budget:$30,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 25th, 1999 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for language and some crude humor
Running Time: 95 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Columbia Pictures, Out of the Blue Entertainment, Jack Giarraputo
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 760 $30,816 Oct 29, 1999 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 694 $60,466 Oct 22, 1999 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 688 $91,972 Oct 15, 1999 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 662 $135,138 Oct 8, 1999 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 643 $184,695 Oct 1, 1999 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 548 $275,019 Sep 24, 1999 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 615 $284,872 Sep 17, 1999 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 597 $353,439 Sep 10, 1999 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 343 $878,574 Sep 3, 1999 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 373 $1,102,778 Aug 27, 1999 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 797 $644,578 Aug 20, 1999 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 978 $782,305 Aug 13, 1999 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 858 $1,502,405 Aug 6, 1999 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 514 $3,558,738 Jul 30, 1999 38
Fastest to $150m 215 $150,118,000 Jul 30, 1999 36
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 367 $6,005,536 Jul 23, 1999 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 242 $10,416,407 Jul 16, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 213 $16,030,412 Jul 9, 1999 17
Fastest to $100m 240 $100,444,310 Jul 2, 1999 14
Biggest Domestic Monday 217 $6,817,578 Jul 5, 1999 11
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 198 $26,830,993 Jul 2, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic July Weekend 124 $26,830,993 Jul 2, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic July Day 568 $7,880,000 Jul 3, 1999 9
Biggest Domestic Thursday 301 $5,062,895 Jul 1, 1999 7
Biggest Domestic Tuesday 220 $6,017,895 Jun 29, 1999 5
Fastest to $50m 257 $53,888,412 Jun 25, 1999 5
Biggest Domestic Sunday 323 $12,312,000 Jun 27, 1999 3
Biggest Domestic June Weekend 52 $41,536,370 Jun 25, 1999 3
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 266 $41,536,370 Jun 25, 1999 3
Biggest Domestic Weekend 352 $41,536,370 Jun 25, 1999 3
Leggiest Opening Weekend 1,112 2.86 Jun 25, 1999 3
Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 1,221 34.9% Jun 25, 1999 3
Widest Opening Weekend 817 3,027 Jun 25, 1999 3
Biggest Domestic June Day 162 $14,520,000 Jun 26, 1999 2
Biggest Domestic Saturday 427 $14,520,000 Jun 26, 1999 2
Biggest Domestic Friday 337 $14,500,000 Jun 25, 1999 1

Cast

   Sonny Koufax
Joey Lauren Adams    Layla Maloney
Jon Stewart    Kevin
   Julian
   Julian
Josh Mostel    Arthur Brooks
Leslie Mann    Corinne Maloney
Allen Covert    Phil D'Amato
Rob Schneider    Delivery Man
Kristy Swanson    Vanessa
Joseph Bologna    Mr. Koufax
Peter Dante    Tommy Grayton
Jonathan Loughran    Mike
Steve Buscemi    Homeless Guy
Deborah S. Craig    Paralegal
Dennis Dugan    Reluctant Trick-or-Treat Giver

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Steve Franks
Screenwriter    Tim Herlihy
Screenwriter    Adam Sandler
Story Creator    Steve Franks
Producer    Sid Ganis
Producer    Jack Giarraputo
Executive Producer    Adam Sandler
Executive Producer    Robert Simonds
Executive Producer    Joseph M. Caracciolo
Co-Producer    Alex Siskin
Cinematographer    Theo Van de Sande
Editor    Jeff Gourson
Composer    Teddy Castellucci
Production Designer    Perry Andelin Blake
Art Director    Rick Butler
Set Decorator    Leslie Bloom
Costume Designer    Ellen Lutter
Sound    Paul Massey
Sound    Christopher Boyes
Associate Producer    Michelle Holdsworth
Associate Producer    Allen Covert
Assistant Director    Glen Trotiner
Casting    Roger Mussenden

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/25 1 $41,536,370   3,027 $13,722   $41,536,370 3
1999/07/02 2 $26,830,993 -35% 3,121 $8,597   $90,505,394 10
1999/07/09 3 $16,030,412 -40% 3,254 $4,926   $116,481,837 17
1999/07/16 4 $10,416,407 -35% 3,254 $3,201   $134,480,100 24
1999/07/23 5 $6,005,536 -42% 2,904 $2,068   $146,010,854 31
1999/07/30 8 $3,558,738 -41% 2,288 $1,555   $152,661,284 38
1999/08/06 15 $1,502,405 -58% 1,518 $990   $156,066,951 45
1999/08/13 18 $782,305 -48% 1,011 $774   $157,701,079 52
1999/08/20 20 $644,578 -18% 628 $1,026   $158,717,720 59
1999/08/27 17 $1,102,778 +71% 754 $1,463   $160,128,721 66
1999/09/03 24 $878,574 -20% 682 $1,288   $161,509,335 73
1999/09/10 25 $353,439 -60% 427 $828   $162,041,629 80
1999/09/17 27 $284,872 -19% 373 $764   $162,423,755 87
1999/09/24 21 $275,019 -3% 337 $816   $162,779,880 94
1999/10/01 26 $184,695 -33% 318 $581   $163,027,504 101
1999/10/08 33 $135,138 -27% 187 $723   $163,213,253 108
1999/10/15 40 $91,972 -32% 157 $586   $163,343,697 115
1999/10/22 51 $60,466 -34% 132 $458   $163,430,840 122
1999/10/29 59 $30,816 -49% 88 $350   $163,479,795 129

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/25 1 $14,500,000   3,027 $4,790   $14,500,000 1
1999/06/26 1 $14,520,000 n/c 3,027 $4,797   $29,020,000 2
1999/06/27 1 $12,312,000 -15% 3,027 $4,067   $41,536,370 3
1999/06/28 1 $6,334,147 -49% 3,027 $2,093   $47,870,517 4
1999/06/29 1 $6,017,895 -5% 3,027 $1,988   $53,888,412 5
1999/06/30 3 $4,723,094 -22% 3,027 $1,560   $58,611,506 6
1999/07/01 2 $5,062,895 +7% 3,027 $1,673   $63,674,401 7
1999/07/02 2 $7,410,000 +46% 3,121 $2,374   $71,084,000 8
1999/07/03 2 $7,880,000 +6% 3,121 $2,525   $78,964,000 9
1999/07/04 2 $4,925,000 -38% 3,121 $1,578   $83,889,000 10
1999/07/05 2 $6,817,578 +38% 3,121 $2,184   $90,505,394 11
1999/07/06 2 $3,757,938 -45% 3,121 $1,204   $94,263,332 12
1999/07/07 2 $3,120,978 -17% 3,121 $1,000   $97,384,310 13
1999/07/08 1 $3,060,000 -2% 3,121 $980   $100,444,310 14
1999/07/09 2 $5,185,000 +69% 3,121 $1,661   $105,636,000 15
1999/07/10 3 $6,315,000 +22% 3,254 $1,941   $111,951,000 16
1999/07/11 3 $4,460,000 -29% 3,254 $1,371   $116,481,837 17
1999/07/12 2 $1,964,732 -56% 3,254 $604   $118,446,569 18
1999/07/13 2 $2,054,577 +5% 3,254 $631   $120,501,146 19
1999/07/14 2 $1,821,305 -11% 3,254 $560   $122,322,451 20
1999/07/15 3 $1,741,242 -4% 3,254 $535   $124,063,693 21
1999/07/16 4 $3,470,000 +99% 3,254 $1,066   $127,534,000 22
1999/07/17 3 $4,425,000 +28% 3,254 $1,360   $131,959,000 23
1999/07/18 4 $3,024,000 -32% 3,254 $929   $134,480,000 24
1999/07/19 3 $1,438,904 -52% 3,254 $442   $135,919,004 25
1999/07/20 3 $1,487,374 +3% 3,254 $457   $137,406,378 26
1999/07/21 3 $1,307,613 -12% 3,254 $402   $138,713,991 27
1999/07/22 3 $1,291,327 -1% 3,254 $397   $140,005,318 28
1999/07/23 5 $1,715,000 +33% 2,904 $591   $141,720,000 29
1999/07/24 5 $2,310,000 +35% 2,904 $795   $144,030,000 30
1999/07/25 5 $1,734,000 -25% 2,904 $597   $146,010,854 31
1999/07/26 5 $796,996 -54% 2,904 $274   $146,807,850 32
1999/07/27 5 $853,484 +7% 2,904 $294   $147,661,334 33
1999/07/28 6 $707,750 -17% 2,904 $244   $148,369,084 34
1999/07/29 6 $733,462 +4% 2,904 $253   $149,102,546 35
1999/07/30 8 $1,015,000 +38% 2,288 $444   $150,118,000 36
1999/07/31 9 $1,405,000 +38% 2,288 $614   $151,523,000 37
1999/08/01 9 $1,000,000 -29% 2,288 $437   $152,661,284 38
1999/08/02 8 $481,103 -52% 2,288 $210   $153,142,387 39
1999/08/03 9 $492,695 +2% 2,288 $215   $153,635,082 40
1999/08/04 10 $467,432 -5% 2,288 $204   $154,102,514 41
1999/08/05 10 $462,032 -1% 2,288 $202   $154,564,646 42
1999/08/06 14 $420,000 -9% 1,518 $277   $154,985,000 43
1999/08/07 15 $585,000 +39% 1,518 $385   $155,570,000 44
1999/08/08 14 $485,000 -17% 1,518 $319   $156,066,951 45
1999/08/09 14 $202,130 -58% 1,518 $133   $156,269,081 46
1999/08/10 14 $230,124 +14% 1,518 $152   $156,499,205 47
1999/08/11 14 $214,897 -7% 1,518 $142   $156,714,102 48
1999/08/12 14 $204,672 -5% 1,518 $135   $156,918,774 49
1999/08/15 18 $223,000   1,011 $221   $157,701,079 52
1999/08/16 18 $88,376 -60% 1,011 $87   $157,789,455 53
1999/08/17 18 $98,655 +12% 1,011 $98   $157,888,110 54

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/25 1 $63,674,401   3,027 $21,035   $63,674,401 7
1999/07/02 2 $36,777,024 -42% 3,121 $11,784   $100,451,425 14
1999/07/09 3 $23,612,268 -36% 3,254 $7,256   $124,063,693 21
1999/07/16 3 $15,941,625 -32% 3,254 $4,899   $140,005,318 28
1999/07/23 5 $9,097,228 -43% 2,904 $3,133   $149,102,546 35
1999/07/30 8 $5,462,000 -40% 2,288 $2,387   $154,564,546 42
1999/08/06 15 $2,354,228 -57% 1,518 $1,551   $156,918,774 49
1999/08/13 18 $1,154,368 -51% 1,011 $1,142   $158,073,142 56
1999/08/20 20 $952,801 -17% 628 $1,517   $159,025,943 63
1999/08/27 18 $1,604,818 +68% 754 $2,128   $160,630,761 70
1999/09/03 22 $1,057,429 -34% 682 $1,550   $161,688,190 77
1999/09/10 28 $450,693 -57% 427 $1,055   $162,138,883 84
1999/09/17 28 $365,978 -19% 373 $981   $162,504,861 91
1999/09/24 22 $337,948 -8% 337 $1,003   $162,842,809 98
1999/10/01 28 $235,306 -30% 318 $740   $163,078,115 105
1999/10/08 34 $173,610 -26% 187 $928   $163,251,725 112
1999/10/15 43 $118,649 -32% 157 $756   $163,370,374 119
1999/10/22 50 $78,605 -34% 132 $595   $163,448,979 126
1999/10/29 62 $30,816 -61% 88 $350   $163,479,795 133