Follow us on

Buena Vista Social Club (1999)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $6,997,620Details
International Box Office $12,811,570Details
Worldwide Box Office $19,809,190
Further financial details...

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

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
All Time Domestic Box Office 5,337 $6,997,620
All Time International Box Office 3,050 $12,811,570
All Time Worldwide Box Office 4,381 $19,809,190
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 390 $6,997,620

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


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 4th, 1999 (Wide) by Artisan
International Releases: November 19th, 2015 (Wide) (South Korea)
Video Release: April 18th, 2017 by Criterion
MPAA Rating: G
Franchise: Buena Vista Social Club
Comparisons: vs. Searching for Sugar Man
Create your own comparison chart…
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Genre:Documentary
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 35th Weekend 106 $11,842 Jan 28, 2000 241
Biggest 35th Weekend Limited Release 37 $11,842 Jan 28, 2000 241
Theater Average 35th Weekend Limited Release 62 $987 Jan 28, 2000 241
Biggest Domestic 34th Weekend 121 $8,972 Jan 21, 2000 234
Biggest 34th Weekend Limited Release 42 $8,972 Jan 21, 2000 234
Theater Average 34th Weekend Limited Release 73 $897 Jan 21, 2000 234
Biggest Domestic 33rd Weekend 124 $12,223 Jan 14, 2000 227
Biggest 33rd Weekend Limited Release 42 $12,223 Jan 14, 2000 227
Theater Average 33rd Weekend Limited Release 66 $1,111 Jan 14, 2000 227
Biggest Domestic 32nd Weekend 118 $16,586 Jan 7, 2000 220
Biggest 32nd Weekend Limited Release 35 $16,586 Jan 7, 2000 220
Theater Average 32nd Weekend Limited Release 38 $1,659 Jan 7, 2000 220
Biggest Domestic 31st Weekend 125 $24,286 Dec 31, 1999 213
Biggest 31st Weekend Limited Release 34 $24,286 Dec 31, 1999 213
Theater Average 31st Weekend Limited Release 37 $2,024 Dec 31, 1999 213
Biggest Domestic 30th Weekend 155 $18,802 Dec 24, 1999 206
Biggest 30th Weekend Limited Release 50 $18,802 Dec 24, 1999 206
Theater Average 30th Weekend Limited Release 91 $1,045 Dec 24, 1999 206
Biggest Domestic 29th Weekend 160 $23,021 Dec 17, 1999 199
Biggest 29th Weekend Limited Release 50 $23,021 Dec 17, 1999 199
Theater Average 29th Weekend Limited Release 109 $1,046 Dec 17, 1999 199
Biggest Domestic 28th Weekend 147 $37,631 Dec 10, 1999 192
Biggest 28th Weekend Limited Release 37 $37,631 Dec 10, 1999 192
Theater Average 28th Weekend Limited Release 89 $1,254 Dec 10, 1999 192
Biggest Domestic 27th Weekend 147 $52,161 Dec 3, 1999 185
Biggest 27th Weekend Limited Release 35 $52,161 Dec 3, 1999 185
Theater Average 27th Weekend Limited Release 93 $1,304 Dec 3, 1999 185
Biggest Domestic 26th Weekend 165 $59,361 Nov 26, 1999 178
Biggest 26th Weekend Limited Release 34 $59,361 Nov 26, 1999 178
Theater Average 26th Weekend Limited Release 116 $1,263 Nov 26, 1999 178
Biggest Domestic 25th Weekend 208 $52,961 Nov 19, 1999 171
Biggest 25th Weekend Limited Release 47 $52,961 Nov 19, 1999 171
Theater Average 25th Weekend Limited Release 112 $1,324 Nov 19, 1999 171
Biggest Domestic 24th Weekend 202 $70,088 Nov 12, 1999 164
Biggest 24th Weekend Limited Release 46 $70,088 Nov 12, 1999 164
Theater Average 24th Weekend Limited Release 111 $1,402 Nov 12, 1999 164
Biggest Domestic 23rd Weekend 212 $90,158 Nov 5, 1999 157
Biggest 23rd Weekend Limited Release 43 $90,158 Nov 5, 1999 157
Theater Average 23rd Weekend Limited Release 109 $1,431 Nov 5, 1999 157
Biggest Domestic 22nd Weekend 241 $99,028 Oct 29, 1999 150
Biggest 22nd Weekend Limited Release 49 $99,028 Oct 29, 1999 150
Theater Average 22nd Weekend Limited Release 137 $1,500 Oct 29, 1999 150
Biggest Domestic 21st Weekend 244 $132,767 Oct 22, 1999 143
Biggest 21st Weekend Limited Release 55 $132,767 Oct 22, 1999 143
Theater Average 21st Weekend Limited Release 109 $1,794 Oct 22, 1999 143
Biggest Domestic 20th Weekend 302 $133,275 Oct 15, 1999 136
Biggest 20th Weekend Limited Release 67 $133,275 Oct 15, 1999 136
Theater Average 20th Weekend Limited Release 130 $1,826 Oct 15, 1999 136
Biggest Domestic 19th Weekend 327 $149,818 Oct 8, 1999 129
Biggest 19th Weekend Limited Release 66 $149,818 Oct 8, 1999 129
Theater Average 19th Weekend Limited Release 98 $2,025 Oct 8, 1999 129
Biggest Domestic 18th Weekend 421 $151,180 Oct 1, 1999 122
Biggest 18th Weekend Limited Release 87 $151,180 Oct 1, 1999 122
Theater Average 18th Weekend Limited Release 104 $2,043 Oct 1, 1999 122
Biggest Domestic 17th Weekend 477 $161,883 Sep 24, 1999 115
Biggest 17th Weekend Limited Release 93 $161,883 Sep 24, 1999 115
Theater Average 17th Weekend Limited Release 99 $2,346 Sep 24, 1999 115
Biggest Domestic 16th Weekend 624 $148,234 Sep 17, 1999 108
Biggest 16th Weekend Limited Release 114 $148,234 Sep 17, 1999 108
Theater Average 16th Weekend Limited Release 127 $2,148 Sep 17, 1999 108
Biggest Domestic 15th Weekend 687 $170,014 Sep 10, 1999 101
Biggest 15th Weekend Limited Release 116 $170,014 Sep 10, 1999 101
Theater Average 15th Weekend Limited Release 103 $2,464 Sep 10, 1999 101
Biggest Domestic 14th Weekend 521 $291,726 Sep 3, 1999 94
Biggest 14th Weekend Limited Release 90 $291,726 Sep 3, 1999 94
Theater Average 14th Weekend Limited Release 29 $4,228 Sep 3, 1999 94
Biggest Domestic 13th Weekend 879 $184,776 Aug 27, 1999 87
Biggest 13th Weekend Limited Release 156 $184,776 Aug 27, 1999 87
Theater Average 13th Weekend Limited Release 91 $2,800 Aug 27, 1999 87
Biggest Domestic 12th Weekend 1,073 $183,047 Aug 20, 1999 80
Biggest 12th Weekend Limited Release 184 $183,047 Aug 20, 1999 80
Theater Average 12th Weekend Limited Release 91 $3,001 Aug 20, 1999 80
Biggest Domestic 11th Weekend 1,225 $187,669 Aug 13, 1999 73
Biggest 11th Weekend Limited Release 219 $187,669 Aug 13, 1999 73
Theater Average 11th Weekend Limited Release 94 $3,128 Aug 13, 1999 73
Biggest Domestic 10th Weekend 1,642 $158,291 Aug 6, 1999 66
Biggest 10th Weekend Limited Release 310 $158,291 Aug 6, 1999 66
Theater Average 10th Weekend Limited Release 130 $3,104 Aug 6, 1999 66
Biggest Domestic 9th Weekend 1,761 $191,033 Jul 30, 1999 59
Biggest 9th Weekend Limited Release 334 $191,033 Jul 30, 1999 59
Theater Average 9th Weekend Limited Release 97 $3,821 Jul 30, 1999 59
Biggest Domestic 8th Weekend 2,010 $213,950 Jul 23, 1999 52
Biggest 8th Weekend Limited Release 373 $213,950 Jul 23, 1999 52
Theater Average 8th Weekend Limited Release 110 $4,279 Jul 23, 1999 52
Biggest Domestic 7th Weekend 2,373 $235,113 Jul 16, 1999 45
Biggest 7th Weekend Limited Release 413 $235,113 Jul 16, 1999 45
Theater Average 7th Weekend Limited Release 132 $4,275 Jul 16, 1999 45
Biggest Domestic 6th Weekend 2,927 $254,339 Jul 9, 1999 38
Biggest 6th Weekend Limited Release 487 $254,339 Jul 9, 1999 38
Theater Average 6th Weekend Limited Release 125 $4,987 Jul 9, 1999 38
Biggest Domestic 5th Weekend 3,166 $386,222 Jul 2, 1999 31
Biggest 5th Weekend Limited Release 420 $386,222 Jul 2, 1999 31
Theater Average 5th Weekend Limited Release 78 $7,724 Jul 2, 1999 31
Biggest Domestic 4th Weekend 4,260 $234,308 Jun 25, 1999 24
Biggest 4th Weekend Limited Release 684 $234,308 Jun 25, 1999 24
Theater Average 4th Weekend Limited Release 115 $8,080 Jun 25, 1999 24
Biggest Domestic 3rd Weekend 4,909 $187,298 Jun 18, 1999 17
Biggest 3rd Weekend Limited Release 857 $187,298 Jun 18, 1999 17
Theater Average 3rd Weekend Limited Release 311 $7,492 Jun 18, 1999 17
Biggest Domestic 2nd Weekend 5,528 $132,502 Jun 11, 1999 10
Biggest 2nd Weekend Limited Release 1,103 $132,502 Jun 11, 1999 10
Theater Average 2nd Weekend Limited Release 701 $8,281 Jun 11, 1999 10
Biggest Domestic Opening Weekend 5,941 $127,370 Jun 4, 1999 3
Biggest Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,235 $127,370 Jun 4, 1999 3
Theater Average Opening Weekend Limited Release 1,767 $8,491 Jun 4, 1999 3
Theater Average Limited Release 3,012 $8,491 Jun 4, 1999 3
Top 1999 Theater Average Limited Release 121 $8,491 Jun 4, 1999 3
Never Wide Domestic 452 $6,997,620 Jun 4, 1999 0
Never No. 1 Domestic 3,516 $6,997,620 Jun 4, 1999 0
Widest Expansion Limited Release 1,048 59 Jun 4, 1999 0

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

Home Market Releases for April 18th, 2017

April 18th, 2017

MST3K

We are entering the worst time of the year on the home market. There’s only a trickle of last year’s Awards Season contenders left to deal with, while it is way too early for the major spring releases to come out on DVD / Blu-ray. There are some classic titles that are on this list, like Donnie Darko: 15th Anniversary Limited Edition or Ocean Waves Blu-ray Combo Pack. However, the Pick of the Week isn’t either of these titles, but MST3K: Season 11, which you can watch on Netflix right now. More...

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/04 32 $127,370   15 $8,491   $127,370 3
1999/06/11 34 $132,502 +4% 16 $8,281   $338,285 10
1999/06/18 26 $187,298 +41% 25 $7,492   $607,989 17
1999/06/25 19 $234,308 +25% 29 $8,080   $963,476 24
1999/07/02 21 $386,222 +65% 50 $7,724   $1,524,432 31
1999/07/09 24 $254,339 -34% 51 $4,987   $1,912,838 38
1999/07/16 27 $235,113 -8% 55 $4,275   $2,296,159 45
1999/07/23 31 $213,950 -9% 50 $4,279   $2,635,444 52
1999/07/30 31 $191,033 -11% 50 $3,821   $2,938,708 59
1999/08/06 36 $158,291 -17% 51 $3,104   $3,200,082 66
1999/08/13 34 $187,669 +19% 60 $3,128   $3,479,350 73
1999/08/20 35 $183,047 -2% 61 $3,001   $3,769,173 80
1999/08/27 36 $184,776 +1% 66 $2,800   $4,060,940 87
1999/09/03 36 $291,726 +58% 69 $4,228   $4,455,157 94
1999/09/10 38 $170,014 -42% 69 $2,464   $4,692,689 101
1999/09/17 37 $148,234 -13% 69 $2,148   $4,927,855 108
1999/09/24 32 $161,883 +9% 69 $2,346   $5,163,493 115
1999/10/01 29 $151,180 -7% 74 $2,043   $5,411,991 122
1999/10/08 32 $149,818 -1% 74 $2,025   $5,639,403 129
1999/10/15 31 $133,275 -11% 73 $1,826   $5,867,968 136
1999/10/22 37 $132,767 n/c 74 $1,794   $6,062,563 143
1999/10/29 41 $99,028 -25% 66 $1,500   $6,230,440 150
1999/11/05 42 $90,158 -9% 63 $1,431   $6,367,673 157
1999/11/12 48 $70,088 -22% 50 $1,402   $6,496,683 164
1999/11/19 54 $52,961 -24% 40 $1,324   $6,580,924 171
1999/11/26 53 $59,361 +12% 47 $1,263   $6,663,437 178
1999/12/03 52 $52,161 -12% 40 $1,304   $6,740,759 185
1999/12/10 56 $37,631 -28% 30 $1,254   $6,800,290 192
1999/12/17 60 $23,021 -39% 22 $1,046   $6,836,683 199
1999/12/24 60 $18,802 -18% 18 $1,045   $6,867,997 206
1999/12/31 64 $24,286 +29% 12 $2,024   $6,918,494 213
2000/01/07 73 $16,586 -32% 10 $1,659   $6,952,907 220
2000/01/14 79 $12,223 -26% 11 $1,111   $6,968,775 227
2000/01/21 78 $8,972 -27% 10 $897   $6,981,562 234
2000/01/28 79 $11,842 +32% 12 $987   $6,997,620 241

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/07 19 $18,921   15 $1,261   $146,291 4
1999/06/08 20 $20,466 +8% 15 $1,364   $166,757 5
1999/06/10 21 $18,455   15 $1,230   $199,921 7
1999/06/21 19 $26,682   25 $1,067   $634,671 18
1999/06/22 20 $27,972 +5% 25 $1,119   $662,643 19
1999/06/23 19 $29,016 +4% 25 $1,161   $691,669 20
1999/06/24 19 $30,555 +5% 25 $1,222   $722,214 21
1999/06/27 14 $81,000   29 $2,793   $963,476 24
1999/06/28 16 $34,782 -57% 29 $1,199   $998,258 25
1999/06/29 15 $40,629 +17% 29 $1,401   $1,038,887 26
1999/06/30 17 $40,704 n/c 29 $1,404   $1,079,591 27
1999/07/01 16 $48,445 +19% 29 $1,671   $1,128,036 28
1999/07/05 17 $99,581   50 $1,992   $1,524,432 32
1999/07/06 17 $41,649 -58% 50 $833   $1,566,081 33
1999/07/07 17 $41,957 +1% 50 $839   $1,608,038 34
1999/07/08 17 $42,000 n/c 50 $840   $1,650,038 35
1999/07/11 18 $84,000   51 $1,647   $1,912,838 38
1999/07/12 18 $33,431 -60% 51 $656   $1,946,269 39
1999/07/14 19 $32,255   51 $632   $2,013,452 41
1999/07/15 19 $37,241 +15% 51 $730   $2,050,693 42

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/06/04 32 $205,783   15 $13,719   $205,783 7
1999/06/11 35 $214,908 +4% 16 $13,432   $420,691 14
1999/06/18 27 $308,477 +44% 25 $12,339   $729,168 21
1999/06/25 19 $409,042 +33% 29 $14,105   $1,138,210 28
1999/07/02 23 $520,289 +27% 50 $10,406   $1,658,499 35
1999/07/09 27 $402,547 -23% 51 $7,893   $2,061,046 42
1999/07/16 28 $360,448 -10% 55 $6,554   $2,421,494 49
1999/07/23 32 $326,181 -10% 50 $6,524   $2,747,675 56
1999/07/30 31 $294,116 -10% 50 $5,882   $3,041,791 63
1999/08/06 37 $249,890 -15% 51 $4,900   $3,291,681 70
1999/08/13 35 $294,445 +18% 60 $4,907   $3,586,126 77
1999/08/20 35 $290,038 -1% 61 $4,755   $3,876,164 84
1999/08/27 35 $287,267 -1% 66 $4,353   $4,163,431 91
1999/09/03 35 $359,244 +25% 69 $5,206   $4,522,675 98
1999/09/10 37 $256,946 -28% 69 $3,724   $4,779,621 105
1999/09/17 38 $221,989 -14% 69 $3,217   $5,001,610 112
1999/09/24 30 $259,201 +17% 69 $3,757   $5,260,811 119
1999/10/01 29 $228,774 -12% 74 $3,092   $5,489,585 126
1999/10/08 31 $245,108 +7% 74 $3,312   $5,734,693 133
1999/10/15 31 $195,103 -20% 73 $2,673   $5,929,796 140
1999/10/22 37 $201,616 +3% 74 $2,725   $6,131,412 147
1999/10/29 44 $146,103 -28% 66 $2,214   $6,277,515 154
1999/11/05 42 $149,080 +2% 63 $2,366   $6,426,595 161
1999/11/12 48 $101,368 -32% 50 $2,027   $6,527,963 168
1999/11/19 54 $76,113 -25% 40 $1,903   $6,604,076 175
1999/11/26 54 $84,522 +11% 47 $1,798   $6,688,598 182
1999/12/03 51 $74,061 -12% 40 $1,852   $6,762,659 189
1999/12/10 53 $51,003 -31% 30 $1,700   $6,813,662 196
1999/12/17 58 $35,533 -30% 22 $1,615   $6,849,195 203
1999/12/24 58 $45,013 +27% 18 $2,501   $6,894,208 210
1999/12/31 66 $42,113 -6% 12 $3,509   $6,936,321 217
2000/01/07 71 $20,231 -52% 10 $2,023   $6,956,552 224
2000/01/14 77 $16,038 -21% 11 $1,458   $6,972,590 231
2000/01/21 76 $13,188 -18% 10 $1,319   $6,985,778 238
2000/01/28 81 $11,842 -10% 12 $987   $6,997,620 245

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Date
Opening
Weekend
Opening
Weekend
Theaters
Maximum
Theaters
Theatrical
Engagements
Total
Box Office
Report
Date
South Korea 11/19/2015 $26,830 53 53 87 $113,657 11/30/2015
 
Rest of World $12,697,913
 
International Total$12,811,570 11/30/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records


Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records