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My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $126,813,153Details
International Box Office $172,110,266
Worldwide Box Office $298,923,419
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  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics Certified FreshAudience Upright
Critics
71% - Certified Fresh
Audience
73% - Upright

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$46,000,000
Domestic Releases: June 20th, 1997 (Wide) by Sony Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG for mild suggestive content.
(Rating bulletin 2434 (Cert #50536), 7/20/2016)
Running Time: 103 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Jerry Zucker, Predawn
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 30th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 138 $25,938 Jan 9, 1998 206
Biggest 29th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 129 $40,854 Jan 2, 1998 199
Biggest 28th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 118 $56,323 Dec 26, 1997 192
Biggest 27th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 98 $91,924 Dec 19, 1997 185
Biggest 26th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 164 $58,850 Dec 12, 1997 178
Biggest 25th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 184 $63,280 Dec 5, 1997 171
Biggest 24th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 135 $152,684 Nov 28, 1997 164
Biggest 23rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 123 $207,528 Nov 21, 1997 157
Biggest 22nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 81 $476,024 Nov 14, 1997 150
Biggest 21st Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 201 $178,898 Nov 7, 1997 143
Biggest 20th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 221 $215,612 Oct 31, 1997 136
Biggest 19th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 202 $292,900 Oct 24, 1997 129
Biggest 18th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 209 $365,227 Oct 17, 1997 122
Biggest 17th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 213 $423,515 Oct 10, 1997 115
Biggest 16th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 232 $471,008 Oct 3, 1997 108
Biggest 15th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 195 $726,532 Sep 26, 1997 101
Biggest 14th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 401 $378,690 Sep 19, 1997 94
Biggest 13th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 298 $602,905 Sep 12, 1997 87
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 330 $652,669 Sep 5, 1997 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 297 $1,014,393 Aug 29, 1997 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 387 $1,028,840 Aug 22, 1997 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 368 $1,616,400 Aug 15, 1997 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 388 $2,207,569 Aug 8, 1997 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 371 $3,120,933 Aug 1, 1997 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 329 $4,512,085 Jul 25, 1997 38
Fastest Movies to Earn $100 Million at the Domestic Box Office 446 $101,824,800 Jul 25, 1997 37
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 293 $6,522,025 Jul 18, 1997 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 377 $8,321,580 Jul 11, 1997 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 482 $10,818,090 Jul 4, 1997 17
Biggest July Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 452 $10,818,090 Jul 4, 1997 17
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 579 $51,522,432 Jun 27, 1997 11
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 559 $15,016,921 Jun 27, 1997 10
Biggest Sunday at the Domestic Box Office 973 $6,351,646 Jun 22, 1997 3
Biggest June Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 177 $21,678,377 Jun 20, 1997 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 746 $21,678,377 Jun 20, 1997 3
Biggest Weekends at the Domestic Box Office 1,174 $21,678,377 Jun 20, 1997 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,007 2,134 Jun 20, 1997 3
Biggest June Day at the Domestic Box Office 447 $8,290,033 Jun 21, 1997 2
Biggest Saturday at the Domestic Box Office 1,175 $8,290,033 Jun 21, 1997 2
Biggest Friday at the Domestic Box Office 1,120 $7,036,698 Jun 20, 1997 1
Movies with Leggiest Opening Weekend 80 3.08 Jun 20, 1997 1
Movies with Most Front-Loaded Opening Weekend 103 32.5% Jun 20, 1997 1

Cast

   Julianna "Jules" Potter
Dermot Mulroney    Michael O'Neal
Cameron Diaz    Kimberly 'Kim/Kimmy' Wallace
Rupert Everett    George Downes
Philip Bosco    Walter Wallace
M. Emmet Walsh    Joe O'Neal
Rachel Griffiths    Samantha Newhouse
Carrie Preston    Amanda Newhouse
Susan Sullivan    Isabelle Wallace
Christopher Masterson    Scotty O'Neal
Cassie Creasy    Flower Girl
Lucina Paquet    Kimmy's Grandma
Aida Baggio    Old Woman #2
Shirley Kelly    Oldest Lady
George Bozonelos    Party Guest
Loretta Paoletti    Party Guest
Joseph Sikora    Stoner Guy
Shale Marks    Stoner Guy
Phillip Ingram    Wedding Singer
Rose Abdoo    Seamstress
JoBe Cerny    Tailor
Paul Giamatti    Bellman
Charlie Trotter    Chef Charlie Trotter
Guillermo Tellez    Chef
Ned Schmidtke    Captain
Mark Swenson    Karaoke Singer
Mara Casey    Karaoke Girl
Tonray Ho    Karaoke Waitress
Michelle Hutchison    Drunken Trashy Girl
Robert Sutter    Crabhouse Pianist
Charlotte Zucker    Customer
Susan Breslau    Customer
Burton Zucker    Customer
Sharon Haight    Customer
Nydia Rodriguez Terracina    Walter's Secretary
Mike Bacarella    Office Janitor
Larry Santori    Conductor
Gene Janson    Sport Magazine Guy
Kevin Michael Doyle    Sport Magazine Guy
Scott Kuhagen    Werner
Sid Hillman    Dining Guest
Norman Merrill    Dining Guest
Renata Scott    Dining Guest
Anh Duong    Dining Guest
Harry Shearer    Jonathan P.E. Rice
Jennifer McComb    Excited Woman
Mary-Pat Green    Angry Woman
Davenia McFadden    Angrier Woman
Jo Farkas    Loony Woman
Raci Alexander    Title Sequence Performer
Jennifer Garrett    Title Sequence Performer
Kelly Sheerin    Title Sequence Performer
Bree Turner    Title Sequence Performer

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Ronald Bass
Producer    Ronald Bass
Producer    Jerry Zucker
Executive Producer    Gil Netter
Executive Producer    Patricia Whitcher
Production Designer    Richard Sylbert
Editor    Garth Craven
Editor    Lisa Fruchtman
Composer    James Newton Howard
Director of Photography    Laszlo Kovacs
Associate Producer    Patricia Cullen
Associate Producer    Bill Johnson
Assistant Director    Eric Heffron
Unit Production Manager    Patricia Whitcher
Art Director    Karen Fletcher Trujillo
Set Decorator    William Kemper Wright
Special Effects Coordinator    Thomas Ryba
Costume Designer    Jeffrey Kurland
Sound Mixer    Ed Novick
Re-recording Mixer    Gregory H. Watkins
Re-recording Mixer    Rick Kline
Re-recording Mixer    Greg Orloff
Supervising Sound Editor    John Morris
Sound Editor    Richard Burton
Sound Editor    Michael Magill
Sound Editor    Alison Fisher
Sound Editor    Duncan Burns
Sound Editor    Scot Tinsley
Sound Editor    Thom Brennan
Music Editor    Andrew Silver
Make up    Noriko Watanabe
Make up    Linda Melazzo
Hairstylist    Anne Michelle Morgan
Hairstylist    Deborah Lee
Music Supervisor    Bonnie Greenberg
Song Writer    Tena Clark
Song Writer    Greg Wells
Casting Director    David Rubin
Stunt Coordinator    Rick Lefevour

The shaded area represents the expected performance range for a film, based on its opening weekend box office. 95% of films fall within the shaded area. If a film trends towards the top end of the shaded area, it has good legs compared to the average film; if it trends towards the bottom end of the shaded area, it has poor legs. The predictive area is based on movies from the past 5 years.

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/06/20 2 $21,678,377   2,134 $10,159   $21,678,377 3
1997/06/27 4 $15,016,921 -31% 2,134 $7,037   $49,220,136 10
1997/07/04 4 $10,818,090 -28% 2,233 $4,845   $69,281,429 17
1997/07/11 5 $8,321,580 -23% 2,343 $3,552   $83,502,316 24
1997/07/18 6 $6,522,025 -22% 2,376 $2,745   $94,729,094 31
1997/07/25 8 $4,512,085 -31% 2,146 $2,103   $103,092,341 38
1997/08/01 11 $3,120,933 -31% 1,747 $1,786   $108,928,218 45
1997/08/08 11 $2,207,569 -29% 1,462 $1,510   $113,110,006 52
1997/08/15 13 $1,616,400 -27% 1,232 $1,312   $116,087,939 59
1997/08/22 16 $1,028,840 -36% 801 $1,284   $118,011,868 66
1997/08/29 18 $1,014,393 -1% 629 $1,613   $119,454,579 73
1997/09/05 18 $652,669 -36% 703 $928   $120,295,965 80
1997/09/12 18 $602,905 -8% 700 $861   $121,104,309 87
1997/09/19 21 $378,690 -37% 607 $624   $121,670,988 94
1997/09/26 14 $726,532 +92% 902 $805   $122,510,042 101
1997/10/03 19 $471,008 -35% 771 $611   $123,153,995 108
1997/10/10 19 $423,515 -10% 551 $769   $123,718,807 115
1997/10/17 20 $365,227 -14% 461 $792   $124,202,781 122
1997/10/24 24 $292,900 -20% 380 $771   $124,603,218 129
1997/10/31 26 $215,612 -26% 300 $719   $124,903,216 136
1997/11/07 32 $178,898 -17% 203 $881   $125,153,437 143
1997/11/14 25 $476,024 +166% 488 $975   $125,687,657 150
1997/11/21 30 $207,528 -56% 279 $744   $126,018,477 157
1997/11/28 36 $152,684 -26% 196 $779   $126,260,585 164
1997/12/05 43 $63,280 -59% 80 $791   $126,362,136 171
1997/12/12 38 $58,850 -7% 79 $745   $126,442,759 178
1997/12/19 33 $91,924 +56% 134 $686   $126,559,546 185
1997/12/26 47 $56,323 -39% 66 $853   $126,679,973 192
1998/01/02 50 $40,854 -27% 53 $771   $126,768,249 199
1998/01/09 50 $25,938 -37% 37 $701   $126,805,112 206

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/06/20 2 $7,036,698   2,134 $3,297   $7,036,698 1
1997/06/21 2 $8,290,033 +18% 2,134 $3,885   $15,326,731 2
1997/06/22 2 $6,351,646 -23% 2,134 $2,976   $21,678,377 3
1997/06/23 2 $3,226,972 -49% 2,134 $1,512   $24,905,349 4
1997/06/24 2 $3,348,521 +4% 2,134 $1,569   $28,253,870 5
1997/06/25 2 $3,022,092 -10% 2,134 $1,416   $31,275,962 6
1997/06/26 2 $2,927,253 -3% 2,134 $1,372   $34,203,215 7
1997/06/27 4 $4,833,176 +65% 2,134 $2,265   $39,036,391 8
1997/06/28 3 $5,733,114 +19% 2,134 $2,687   $44,769,505 9
1997/06/29 4 $4,450,631 -22% 2,134 $2,086   $49,220,136 10
1997/06/30 3 $2,302,296 -48% 2,134 $1,079   $51,522,432 11
1997/07/01 4 $2,320,386 +1% 2,134 $1,087   $53,842,818 12
1997/07/02 4 $2,007,452 -13% 2,134 $941   $55,850,270 13
1997/07/03 4 $2,613,069 +30% 2,134 $1,224   $58,463,339 14
1997/07/04 4 $3,005,808 +15% 2,233 $1,346   $61,469,147 15
1997/07/05 4 $4,690,619 +56% 2,233 $2,101   $66,159,766 16
1997/07/06 4 $3,121,663 -33% 2,233 $1,398   $69,281,429 17
1997/07/07 4 $1,384,414 -56% 2,233 $620   $70,665,843 18
1997/07/08 4 $1,601,619 +16% 2,233 $717   $72,267,462 19
1997/07/09 4 $1,538,601 -4% 2,233 $689   $73,806,063 20
1997/07/10 4 $1,374,673 -11% 2,233 $616   $75,180,736 21
1997/07/11 4 $2,638,070 +92% 2,343 $1,126   $77,818,806 22
1997/07/12 4 $3,368,287 +28% 2,343 $1,438   $81,187,093 23
1997/07/13 5 $2,315,223 -31% 2,343 $988   $83,502,316 24
1997/07/14 5 $1,053,382 -55% 2,343 $450   $84,555,698 25
1997/07/15 5 $1,331,635 +26% 2,343 $568   $85,887,333 26
1997/07/16 6 $1,160,854 -13% 2,343 $495   $87,048,187 27
1997/07/17 5 $1,158,882 n/c 2,343 $495   $88,207,069 28
1997/07/18 6 $2,063,527 +78% 2,376 $868   $90,270,596 29
1997/07/19 6 $2,721,586 +32% 2,376 $1,145   $92,992,182 30
1997/07/20 6 $1,736,912 -36% 2,376 $731   $94,729,094 31
1997/07/21 6 $887,250 -49% 2,376 $373   $95,616,344 32
1997/07/22 6 $1,053,318 +19% 2,376 $443   $96,669,662 33
1997/07/23 6 $947,531 -10% 2,376 $399   $97,617,193 34
1997/07/24 6 $963,063 +2% 2,376 $405   $98,580,256 35
1997/07/25 8 $1,401,652 +46% 2,146 $653   $99,981,908 36
1997/07/26 8 $1,842,892 +31% 2,146 $859   $101,824,800 37
1997/07/27 8 $1,267,541 -31% 2,146 $591   $103,092,341 38
1997/07/28 7 $641,880 -49% 2,146 $299   $103,734,221 39
1997/07/29 7 $752,234 +17% 2,146 $351   $104,486,455 40
1997/07/30 7 $673,060 -11% 2,146 $314   $105,159,515 41
1997/07/31 7 $647,770 -4% 2,146 $302   $105,807,285 42
1997/08/01 11 $945,208 +46% 1,747 $541   $106,752,493 43
1997/08/02 11 $1,273,602 +35% 1,747 $729   $108,026,095 44
1997/08/03 11 $920,123 -28% 1,747 $527   $108,946,218 45
1997/08/04 10 $477,062 -48% 1,747 $273   $109,423,280 46
1997/08/05 10 $557,681 +17% 1,747 $319   $109,980,961 47
1997/08/06 10 $487,055 -13% 1,747 $279   $110,468,016 48
1997/08/07 10 $452,421 -7% 1,747 $259   $110,920,437 49
1997/08/08 11 $652,637 +44% 1,462 $446   $111,573,074 50
1997/08/09 12 $928,194 +42% 1,462 $635   $112,501,268 51
1997/08/10 11 $626,738 -32% 1,462 $429   $113,128,006 52
1997/08/11 11 $321,578 -49% 1,462 $220   $113,449,584 53
1997/08/12 10 $387,527 +21% 1,462 $265   $113,837,111 54
1997/08/13 11 $344,966 -11% 1,462 $236   $114,182,077 55
1997/08/14 10 $307,462 -11% 1,462 $210   $114,489,539 56
1997/08/15 12 $483,983 +57% 1,232 $393   $114,973,522 57
1997/08/16 13 $663,201 +37% 1,232 $538   $115,636,723 58
1997/08/17 12 $469,216 -29% 1,232 $381   $116,105,939 59
1997/08/18 12 $202,624 -57% 1,232 $164   $116,308,563 60
1997/08/19 12 $242,659 +20% 1,232 $197   $116,551,222 61
1997/08/20 12 $228,258 -6% 1,232 $185   $116,779,480 62
1997/08/21 12 $221,548 -3% 1,232 $180   $117,001,028 63
1997/08/22 17 $320,447 +45% 801 $400   $117,321,475 64
1997/08/23 16 $441,062 +38% 801 $551   $117,762,537 65
1997/08/24 17 $267,331 -39% 801 $334   $118,011,868 66
1997/08/25 - $100,427 -62% 801 $125   $118,112,295 67
1997/08/26 - $122,040 +22% 801 $152   $118,234,335 68
1997/08/27 - $100,603 -18% 801 $126   $118,334,938 69
1997/08/28 - $105,248 +5% 801 $131   $118,440,186 70

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1997/06/20 2 $34,203,215   2,134 $16,028   $34,203,215 7
1997/06/27 3 $24,260,124 -29% 2,134 $11,368   $58,463,339 14
1997/07/04 4 $16,717,397 -31% 2,233 $7,487   $75,180,736 21
1997/07/11 5 $13,026,333 -22% 2,343 $5,560   $88,207,069 28
1997/07/18 6 $10,373,187 -20% 2,376 $4,366   $98,580,256 35
1997/07/25 8 $7,227,029 -30% 2,146 $3,368   $105,807,285 42
1997/08/01 11 $5,095,152 -29% 1,747 $2,917   $110,902,437 49
1997/08/08 11 $3,569,102 -30% 1,462 $2,441   $114,471,539 56
1997/08/15 12 $2,511,489 -30% 1,232 $2,039   $116,983,028 63
1997/08/22 17 $1,457,158 -42% 801 $1,819   $118,440,186 70
1997/08/29 17 $1,203,110 -17% 629 $1,913   $119,643,296 77
1997/09/05 18 $858,108 -29% 703 $1,221   $120,501,404 84
1997/09/12 20 $790,894 -8% 700 $1,130   $121,292,298 91
1997/09/19 23 $491,212 -38% 607 $809   $121,783,510 98
1997/09/26 15 $899,477 +83% 902 $997   $122,682,987 105
1997/10/03 19 $612,305 -32% 771 $794   $123,295,292 112
1997/10/10 19 $542,262 -11% 551 $984   $123,837,554 119
1997/10/17 22 $472,764 -13% 461 $1,026   $124,310,318 126
1997/10/24 24 $377,286 -20% 380 $993   $124,687,604 133
1997/10/31 27 $286,935 -24% 300 $956   $124,974,539 140
1997/11/07 31 $237,094 -17% 203 $1,168   $125,211,633 147
1997/11/14 26 $599,316 +153% 488 $1,228   $125,810,949 154
1997/11/21 29 $296,952 -50% 279 $1,064   $126,107,901 161
1997/11/28 35 $190,955 -36% 196 $974   $126,298,856 168
1997/12/05 43 $85,053 -55% 80 $1,063   $126,383,909 175
1997/12/12 38 $83,713 -2% 79 $1,060   $126,467,622 182
1997/12/19 33 $156,028 +86% 134 $1,164   $126,623,650 189
1997/12/26 40 $103,745 -34% 66 $1,572   $126,727,395 196
1998/01/02 53 $51,779 -50% 53 $977   $126,779,174 203