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Friday (1995)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $27,467,564Details
International Box Office $469,214
Worldwide Box Office $27,936,778
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
Critics
77% - Fresh
Audience
91% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

RecordRankAmount
Top 1995 Movies at the Worldwide Box Office 68 $27,936,778
Top 1995 Movies at the Domestic Box Office 63 $27,467,564
Top 1995 Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 5 $27,467,564
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 45,327 $692
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 3,515 $7,618
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 29,557 $1,292
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 11,938 $3,085
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 40,581 $843
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 27,334 $1,414
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 41,163 $823
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 23,977 $1,631
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 36,837 $977
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 18,474 $2,108
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 31,821 $1,184
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 7,349 $4,526
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 44,543 $715
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 28,624 $1,342
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 40,745 $838
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 51,153 $522
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 25,874 $1,502
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 35,430 $1,029
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 22,358 $1,752
Highest Weekend Theater Average for Limited Release Movies 34,041 $1,087
All Time Worldwide Box Office 3,556 $27,936,778
All Time International Box Office 6,276 $469,214
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office for Limited Release Movies 44 $53,230,240
All Time Domestic Inflation Adjusted Box Office 2,228 $53,230,240
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies 81 $27,467,564
All Time Domestic Box Office by First-Time Directors 503 $27,467,564
All Time Domestic Box Office 2,707 $27,467,564

Movie Details

Production Budget:$3,500,000
Domestic Releases: April 26th, 1995 (Wide) by New Line
Video Release: January 3rd, 2012 by New Line Home Video
MPAA Rating: R for pervasive strong language and drug use, and for a brutal fight
Franchise: Friday
Comparisons: vs. Boyz n the Hood
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Keywords: African-American
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 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 735 $18,268 Sep 8, 1995 138
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 228 $18,268 Sep 8, 1995 138
Highest Theater Average 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 628 $522 Sep 8, 1995 138
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 755 $31,209 Sep 1, 1995 131
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 195 $31,209 Sep 1, 1995 131
Highest Theater Average 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 469 $843 Sep 1, 1995 131
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 816 $40,145 Aug 25, 1995 124
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 193 $40,145 Aug 25, 1995 124
Highest Theater Average 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 646 $692 Aug 25, 1995 124
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 770 $75,125 Aug 18, 1995 117
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 164 $75,125 Aug 18, 1995 117
Highest Theater Average 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 696 $715 Aug 18, 1995 117
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 704 $121,021 Aug 11, 1995 110
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 130 $121,021 Aug 11, 1995 110
Highest Theater Average 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 711 $823 Aug 11, 1995 110
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 682 $169,947 Aug 4, 1995 103
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 115 $169,947 Aug 4, 1995 103
Highest Theater Average 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 618 $977 Aug 4, 1995 103
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 667 $216,187 Jul 28, 1995 96
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 115 $216,187 Jul 28, 1995 96
Highest Theater Average 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 672 $1,029 Jul 28, 1995 96
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 587 $299,028 Jul 21, 1995 89
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 104 $299,028 Jul 21, 1995 89
Highest Theater Average 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 681 $1,087 Jul 21, 1995 89
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 602 $350,460 Jul 14, 1995 82
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 107 $350,460 Jul 14, 1995 82
Highest Theater Average 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 675 $1,184 Jul 14, 1995 82
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,277 $172,900 Jul 7, 1995 75
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 232 $172,900 Jul 7, 1995 75
Highest Theater Average 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 455 $1,631 Jul 7, 1995 75
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,650 $155,793 Jun 30, 1995 68
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 312 $155,793 Jun 30, 1995 68
Highest Theater Average 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,356 $838 Jun 30, 1995 68
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,168 $381,657 Jun 23, 1995 61
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 190 $381,657 Jun 23, 1995 61
Highest Theater Average 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 808 $1,414 Jun 23, 1995 61
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,399 $419,948 Jun 16, 1995 54
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 221 $419,948 Jun 16, 1995 54
Highest Theater Average 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,104 $1,292 Jun 16, 1995 54
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,648 $531,578 Jun 9, 1995 47
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 224 $531,578 Jun 9, 1995 47
Highest Theater Average 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,317 $1,342 Jun 9, 1995 47
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,003 $653,371 Jun 2, 1995 40
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 228 $653,371 Jun 2, 1995 40
Highest Theater Average 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,391 $1,502 Jun 2, 1995 40
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,194 $1,051,045 May 26, 1995 33
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 175 $1,051,045 May 26, 1995 33
Highest Theater Average 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,458 $1,752 May 26, 1995 33
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,253 $1,861,177 May 19, 1995 26
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 108 $1,861,177 May 19, 1995 26
Highest Theater Average 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,509 $2,108 May 19, 1995 26
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,434 $2,717,737 May 12, 1995 19
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 54 $2,717,737 May 12, 1995 19
Highest Theater Average 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,412 $3,085 May 12, 1995 19
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,581 $3,987,460 May 5, 1995 12
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 19 $3,987,460 May 5, 1995 12
Highest Theater Average 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,548 $4,526 May 5, 1995 12
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,487 $6,589,341 Apr 28, 1995 5
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 14 $6,589,341 Apr 28, 1995 5
Highest Theater Average Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office for Limited Release Movies 1,989 $7,618 Apr 28, 1995 5
Top 1995 Theater Average Limited Release Movies at the Domestic Box Office 102 $7,618 Apr 28, 1995 5
Top Grossing Movies Never to Go Into Wide Release 44 $27,467,564 Apr 26, 1995 0
Top Movies Never to Reach Number One at the Domestic Box Office Chart 1,449 $27,467,564 Apr 26, 1995 0
Widest Expansion for Limited Release Movies 1,838 18 Apr 26, 1995 0

Cast

Chris Tucker    Smokey
Regina King    Dana
   Craig
Nia Long    Debbie
John Witherspoon    Mr. Jones
Michael Clarke Duncan    Craps Player (uncredited)
Bernie Mac    The Reverend
Tony Cox    Mr. Parker
Tommy "Tiny" Lister    Deebo
Meagan Good    Kid #2
F. Gary Gray    Black Man at Store

Production and Technical Credits

Director   

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/04/28 2 $6,589,341   865 $7,618   $8,111,479 5
1995/05/05 3 $3,987,460 -39% 881 $4,526   $13,553,514 12
1995/05/12 5 $2,717,737 -32% 881 $3,085   $17,311,166 19
1995/05/19 7 $1,861,177 -32% 883 $2,108   $19,953,998 26
1995/05/26 13 $1,051,045 -44% 600 $1,752   $21,524,134 33
1995/06/02 14 $653,371 -38% 435 $1,502   $22,421,229 40
1995/06/09 16 $531,578 -19% 396 $1,342   $23,223,547 47
1995/06/16 15 $419,948 -21% 325 $1,292   $23,900,107 54
1995/06/23 13 $381,657 -9% 270 $1,414   $24,515,705 61
1995/06/30 21 $155,793 -59% 186 $838   $24,883,575 68
1995/07/07 23 $172,900 +11% 106 $1,631   $25,180,343 75
1995/07/14 22 $350,460 +103% 296 $1,184   $25,586,955 82
1995/07/21 25 $299,028 -15% 275 $1,087   $26,142,728 89
1995/07/28 28 $216,187 -28% 210 $1,029   $26,555,049 96
1995/08/04 32 $169,947 -21% 174 $977   $26,876,779 103
1995/08/11 36 $121,021 -29% 147 $823   $27,107,767 110
1995/08/18 40 $75,125 -38% 105 $715   $27,259,255 117
1995/08/25 47 $40,145 -47% 58 $692   $27,339,161 124
1995/09/01 54 $31,209 -22% 37 $843   $27,385,166 131
1995/09/08 56 $18,268 -41% 35 $522   $27,409,510 138

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1995/04/28 2 $8,043,916   865 $9,299   $9,566,054 9
1995/05/05 3 $5,027,375 -38% 881 $5,706   $14,593,429 16
1995/05/12 5 $3,499,392 -30% 881 $3,972   $18,092,821 23
1995/05/19 7 $2,380,268 -32% 883 $2,696   $20,473,089 30
1995/05/26 13 $1,294,769 -46% 600 $2,158   $21,767,858 37
1995/06/02 15 $924,111 -29% 435 $2,124   $22,691,969 44
1995/06/09 15 $788,190 -15% 396 $1,990   $23,480,159 51
1995/06/16 15 $653,889 -17% 325 $2,012   $24,134,048 58
1995/06/23 13 $593,734 -9% 270 $2,199   $24,727,782 65
1995/06/30 21 $279,661 -53% 186 $1,504   $25,007,443 72
1995/07/07 23 $229,052 -18% 106 $2,161   $25,236,495 79
1995/07/14 20 $607,205 +165% 296 $2,051   $25,843,700 86
1995/07/21 23 $495,162 -18% 275 $1,801   $26,338,862 93
1995/07/28 28 $367,970 -26% 210 $1,752   $26,706,832 100
1995/08/04 31 $279,914 -24% 174 $1,609   $26,986,746 107
1995/08/11 37 $197,384 -29% 147 $1,343   $27,184,130 114
1995/08/18 41 $114,886 -42% 105 $1,094   $27,299,016 121
1995/08/25 47 $54,941 -52% 58 $947   $27,353,957 128
1995/09/01 51 $37,285 -32% 37 $1,008   $27,391,242 135