Men in Black 2

Men in Black 2 poster
Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $190,418,803Details
International Box Office $251,349,000
Worldwide Box Office $441,767,803
Further financial details...

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

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics
39% - Rotten
Audience
46% - Spilled

Movie Details

Production Budget:$140,000,000
Theatrical Release: July 3rd, 2002 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
Video Release: November 26th, 2002 by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sci-fi action violence and some provocative humor
Franchise: Men in Black
Keywords: Buddy Comedy, Faulty Memory, Secret Agent, Marvel Comics, Visual Effects
Source:Based on Comic/Graphic Novel
Genre:Action
Production Method:Animation/Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

Blu-ray Sales: Red Revels in Blu

New releases took the top four spots in the Blu-ray sales chart. Red Tails took first place with 446,000 units / $10.25 million for a 48% opening week Blu-ray share. The film was expensive to make and it didn't perform well enough in theaters, but its home market numbers are better. More...

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for May 1st, 2012

It's yet another very slow week on the home market. In fact, all of May is very slow on the home market, although this is not surprising for this time of year. I'm not even going to attempt to pad out the list this week. Is there anything in contention for Pick of the Week? Fortunately, the answer to that is yes. Unfortunately, the screener is late. Normally I really don't like awarding Pick of the Week to a film when the screener is late, but in this case, Haywire is head and shoulders above the rest, so unless the Blu-ray has less than zero special features, it's the best out there. More...

Cast

Tommy Lee Jones    Kay
Will Smith    (Jay)
Lara Flynn Boyle    Serleena
Johnny Knoxville    Scrad/Charlie
Rosario Dawson    Rita
Rip Torn    MIB Chief Zed
Tony Shalhoub    Jeebs
Patrick Warburton    Agent Tee
Jack Kehler    Ben
David Cross    Newton
Colombe Jacobson    Hailey
Martha Stewart    Herself
Michael Jackson    Agent M
Peter Graves    Himself
Tim Blaney    Frank the Pug (voice)
Paige Brooks    'Mysterties In History' Lauranna
Linda Kim    Ambassador Lauranna
Michael Bailey Smith    Creepy
Mary Stein    Birdlady Alien
Nick Cannon    MIB Autopsy Agent
Barry Sonnenfeld    Neuralyzed Father
Martin Klebba    Family Child Alien
Doug Jones    Joey

Production and Technical Credits

Director    Barry Sonnenfeld
Screenwriter    Robert Gordon
Screenwriter    Barry Fanaro
Story Creator    Robert Gordon
Based on the Comic Malibu    Lowell Cunningham
Producer    Walter F. Parkes
Producer    Laurie MacDonald
Executive Producer    Steven Spielberg
Co-Producer    Graham Place
Composer    Danny Elfman
Production Designer    Bo Welch
Editor    Steven Weisberg
Editor    Richard Pearson
Visual Effects Supervisor    John Berton
Art Director    Alec Hammond
Visual Effects Supervisor    Bill Westenofer
Animation Supervisor    Thomas L. Fisher
Costume Designer    Mary E Vogt
Sound Mixer    Peter Kurland
Re-recording Mixer    Kevin O'Connell
Re-recording Mixer    Greg P. Russell
Supervising Sound Editor    Skip Lievsay
Makeup    Deborah Lamia Denaver
Makeup    John Blake
Makeup    Judy Murdock
Hairstylist    Janice Alexander
Hairstylist    Cydney Cornell
Casting Director    Ronna Kress
Stunt Coordinator    Charlie Croughwell

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/07/03 1 $18,599,621   3,557 $5,229   $18,599,621 1
2002/07/04 1 $16,493,214 -11% 3,557 $4,637   $35,092,835 2
2002/07/05 1 $19,821,658 +20% 3,557 $5,573   $54,914,493 3
2002/07/06 1 $18,516,005 -7% 3,557 $5,206   $73,430,498 4
2002/07/07 1 $13,811,088 -25% 3,557 $3,883   $87,241,586 5
2002/07/08 1 $5,864,000 -58% 3,557 $1,649   $93,106,000 6
2002/07/09 1 $5,903,000 +1% 3,557 $1,660   $99,009,000 7
2002/07/10 1 $4,911,000 -17% 3,557 $1,381   $103,920,000 8
2002/07/11 1 $4,358,000 -11% 3,557 $1,225   $108,278,000 9
2002/07/12 1 $7,822,000 +79% 3,557 $2,199   $116,100,000 10
2002/07/13 1 $10,240,000 +31% 3,557 $2,879   $126,340,000 11
2002/07/14 1 $7,300,000 -29% 3,557 $2,052   $132,688,511 12
2002/07/15 1 $2,808,000 -62% 3,611 $778   $135,496,000 13
2002/07/16 1 $2,910,000 +4% 3,611 $806   $138,406,000 14
2002/07/17 1 $2,523,000 -13% 3,611 $699   $140,928,000 15
2002/07/18 1 $2,617,000 +4% 3,611 $725   $143,575,000 16
2002/07/19 3 $4,596,000 +76% 3,641 $1,262   $148,171,000 17
2002/07/20 2 $6,010,000 +31% 3,641 $1,651   $154,181,000 18
2002/07/21 3 $4,224,204 -30% 3,641 $1,160   $158,127,629 19
2002/07/22 3 $1,784,000 -58% 3,641 $490   $159,911,000 20
2002/07/23 3 $1,889,000 +6% 3,641 $519   $161,801,000 21
2002/07/24 3 $1,646,000 -13% 3,641 $452   $163,447,000 22
2002/07/25 4 $1,457,000 -11% 3,641 $400   $164,904,000 23
2002/07/26 4 $2,680,000 +84% 3,641 $736   $167,584,000 24
2002/07/27 4 $3,621,000 +35% 3,641 $995   $171,205,000 25
2002/07/28 4 $2,466,367 -32% 3,542 $696   $173,380,738 26
2002/07/29 4 $1,006,197 -59% 3,542 $284   $174,386,935 27
2002/07/30 4 $1,038,310 +3% 3,542 $293   $175,425,245 28
2002/07/31 4 $906,157 -13% 3,542 $256   $176,331,402 29
2002/08/01 4 $938,907 +4% 3,542 $265   $177,270,309 30
2002/08/02 7 $1,437,864 +53% 2,902 $495   $178,708,173 31
2002/08/03 7 $1,936,577 +35% 2,902 $667   $180,644,750 32
2002/08/04 7 $1,432,870 -26% 2,902 $494   $182,077,620 33
2002/08/05 7 $674,000 -53% 2,902 $232   $182,751,000 34
2002/08/06 7 $626,000 -7% 2,902 $216   $183,377,000 35
2002/08/07 8 $524,000 -16% 2,902 $181   $183,901,000 36
2002/08/08 8 $502,000 -4% 2,902 $173   $184,404,000 37
2002/08/09 11 $638,968 +27% 2,076 $308   $185,042,662 38
2002/08/10 11 $867,600 +36% 2,076 $418   $185,910,262 39
2002/08/11 11 $551,573 -36% 2,076 $266   $186,461,835 40
2002/08/16 14 $304,204   1,223 $249   $187,804,935 45
2002/08/17 14 $442,414 +45% 1,223 $362   $188,247,349 46
2002/08/18 15 $257,316 -42% 1,223 $210   $188,504,665 47
2002/08/23 18 $165,958   737 $225   $189,118,643 52
2002/08/24 18 $244,835 +48% 737 $332   $189,363,478 53
2002/08/25 18 $142,957 -42% 737 $194   $189,506,435 54
2002/09/02 20 $148,495   581 $256   $190,418,803 62

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2002/07/05 1 $52,148,751   3,557 $14,661   $87,241,586 5
2002/07/12 1 $24,410,311 -53% 3,611 $6,760   $132,688,511 12
2002/07/19 3 $14,552,335 -40% 3,641 $3,997   $158,127,629 19
2002/07/26 4 $8,477,202 -42% 3,542 $2,393   $173,380,738 26
2002/08/02 7 $4,807,311 -43% 2,902 $1,657   $182,077,620 33
2002/08/09 11 $2,058,141 -57% 2,076 $991   $186,461,835 40
2002/08/16 14 $1,003,934 -51% 1,223 $821   $188,504,665 47
2002/08/23 19 $553,750 -45% 737 $751   $189,506,435 54
2002/08/30 21 $541,494 -2% 581 $932   $190,418,803 61

Weekly US DVD Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/27/20121831,298 31,298$324,873$324,873496
6/3/20122032,615+4% 63,913$366,266$691,140497
6/10/20122916,202-50% 80,115$171,417$862,557498
6/17/20121362,638+287% 142,753$635,776$1,498,333499
6/24/20121540,384-36% 183,137$401,013$1,899,346500
7/29/20121068,952 275,001$461,978$2,557,355505

Weekly US Blu-ray Sales

DateRankUnits this Week% ChangeTotal UnitsSpending this WeekTotal SpendingWeeks in Release
5/6/20121211,421 11,421$148,475$148,475493
5/27/2012920,171 42,173$262,217$548,241496
6/3/20121812,124-40% 54,297$160,649$708,890497

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