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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $22,508,689Details
International Box Office $12,811,000
Worldwide Box Office $35,319,689
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 Spilled
Critics
62% - Fresh
Audience
29% - Spilled

Movie Details

Production Budget:$60,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 26th, 1999 (Wide) by Universal
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sex-related situations, partial nudity and crude language
Keywords: TV Industry
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction

Cast

Matthew McConaughey    Ed Pekurny
Jenna Elfman    Shari
Woody Harrelson    Ray Pekurny
Sally Kirkland    Jeanette
Martin Landau    Al
Ellen DeGeneres    Cynthia Topping
Rob Reiner    Whitaker
Dennis Hopper    Hank
Elizabeth Hurley    Jill
Adam Goldberg    John
Viveka Davis    Marcia
Clint Howard    Ken
Todd Krainin    Toilet Guy
Kurtis Bedford    Blockhead
Geoffrey Blake    Keith
Gail Boggs    Alice
Jennifer Elise Cox   
RuPaul Charles    Himself
Merrin Dungey    Ms. Seaver
Michael Moore    Panel Member
Harry Shearer    Moderator
Gedde Watanabe    Greg
Jay Leno    Himself
T.J. Thyne    Frat Guy
Azura Skye    Interview Teenager

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Casting Director    Janet Hirshenson
Casting Director    Jane Jenkins
Cinematographer    John Schwartzman
Music Supervisor    Bonnie Greenberg

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/03/26 2 $2,805,000   2,627 $1,068   $2,805,000 1
1999/03/27 3 $3,510,000 +25% 2,627 $1,336   $6,315,000 2
1999/03/28 3 $2,048,000 -42% 2,627 $780   $8,311,290 3
1999/03/29 2 $617,110 -70% 2,627 $235   $8,928,400 4
1999/03/30 3 $735,280 +19% 2,626 $280   $9,663,680 5
1999/03/31 5 $525,385 -29% 2,626 $200   $10,188,865 6
1999/04/01 5 $725,000 +38% 2,626 $276   $10,914,000 7
1999/04/02 6 $1,755,000 +142% 2,630 $667   $12,669,000 8
1999/04/03 6 $1,915,000 +9% 2,630 $728   $14,584,000 9
1999/04/04 6 $1,013,000 -47% 2,630 $385   $15,357,405 10
1999/04/05 8 $434,115 -57% 2,630 $165   $15,791,520 11
1999/04/06 7 $420,960 -3% 2,631 $160   $16,212,480 12
1999/04/07 7 $355,185 -16% 2,631 $135   $16,567,665 13
1999/04/08 7 $339,040 -5% 2,631 $129   $16,906,705 14
1999/04/09 14 $368,000 +9% 2,494 $148   $17,275,000 15
1999/04/10 10 $920,000 +150% 2,494 $369   $18,195,000 16
1999/04/11 13 $473,000 -49% 2,494 $190   $18,961,780 17
1999/04/12 13 $123,950 -74% 2,491 $50   $19,085,730 18
1999/04/13 11 $136,235 +10% 2,491 $55   $19,221,965 19
1999/04/14 11 $123,650 -9% 2,491 $50   $19,345,615 20
1999/04/15 11 $135,795 +10% 2,491 $55   $19,481,410 21
1999/04/18 16 $228,000   1,517 $150   $20,505,385 24
1999/04/19 15 $67,365 -70% 1,517 $44   $20,572,750 25
1999/04/20 15 $67,320 n/c 1,517 $44   $20,640,070 26
1999/04/21 17 $59,615 -11% 1,517 $39   $20,699,685 27
1999/04/22 16 $74,350 +25% 1,517 $49   $20,774,035 28

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1999/03/26 3 $8,311,290   2,626 $3,165   $8,311,290 3
1999/04/02 6 $4,446,390 -47% 2,631 $1,690   $15,357,405 10
1999/04/09 12 $2,055,075 -54% 2,491 $825   $18,961,780 17
1999/04/16 14 $1,023,975 -50% 1,517 $675   $20,505,385 24
1999/04/23 21 $506,140 -51% 823 $615   $21,280,175 31
1999/04/30 25 $262,845 -48% 531 $495   $21,664,690 38
1999/05/07 31 $157,080 -40% 408 $385   $21,902,915 45
1999/05/14 35 $154,570 -2% 377 $410   $22,116,205 52
1999/05/21 42 $98,250 -36% 262 $375   $22,258,995 59
1999/05/28 48 $69,345 -29% 201 $345   $22,362,500 66
1999/06/04 60 $37,532 -46% 77 $487   $22,421,087 73

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