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The Next Best Thing (2000)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $14,983,572Details
International Box Office $9,372,190
Worldwide Box Office $24,355,762
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  7. Trailer

Metrics

Rotten Tomatoes
Critics RottenAudience Spilled
Critics
20% - Rotten
Audience
35% - Spilled

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Production Budget:$25,000,000
Domestic Releases: March 3rd, 2000 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for mature thematic elements, sexual content, partial nudity and language
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Drama
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 12th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,597 $17,318 May 19, 2000 80
Biggest 11th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,229 $53,509 May 12, 2000 73
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,745 $951 May 5, 2000 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,456 $5,213 Apr 28, 2000 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,792 $6,115 Apr 21, 2000 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,771 $15,593 Apr 14, 2000 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,438 $46,613 Apr 7, 2000 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 4,142 $123,210 Mar 31, 2000 31
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,439 $571,490 Mar 24, 2000 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 3,092 $1,652,564 Mar 17, 2000 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,806 $3,417,003 Mar 10, 2000 10
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 2,671 $5,870,387 Mar 3, 2000 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,240 2,007 Mar 3, 2000 3

Cast

Rupert Everett    Robert
Madonna    Abbie
Benjamin Bratt    Ben
Michael Vartan    Kevin
Josef Sommer    Richard Whittaker
Lynn Redgrave    Helen Whittaker
Malcolm Stumpf    Sam
Neil Patrick Harris    David
Illeana Douglas    Elizabeth Ryder
Mark Valley    Cardiologist
Suzanne Krull    Annabel
Stacy Edwards    Finn
Caitlin Wachs    Rachel

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Dialogue Editor    Mildred Iatrou

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/03/03 2 $5,870,387   2,007 $2,925   $5,870,387 3
2000/03/10 8 $3,417,003 -42% 2,034 $1,680   $10,602,298 10
2000/03/17 12 $1,652,564 -52% 2,035 $812   $13,376,438 17
2000/03/24 20 $571,490 -65% 1,682 $340   $14,422,883 24
2000/03/31 37 $123,210 -78% 714 $173   $14,750,368 31
2000/04/07 50 $46,613 -62% 302 $154   $14,839,787 38
2000/04/14 77 $15,593 -67% 159 $98   $14,865,376 45
2000/04/21 105 $6,115 -61% 83 $74   $14,877,682 52
2000/04/28 100 $5,213 -15% 45 $116   $14,885,288 59
2000/05/05 118 $951 -82% 31 $31   $14,887,536 66
2000/05/12 47 $53,509 +5,527% 348 $154   $14,941,324 73
2000/05/19 66 $17,318 -68% 169 $102   $14,983,572 80

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/03/03 2 $1,973,000   2,005 $984   $1,973,000 1
2000/03/04 4 $2,352,000 +19% 2,005 $1,173   $4,325,000 2
2000/03/05 6 $1,303,000 -45% 2,007 $649   $5,870,387 3
2000/03/06 6 $351,722 -73% 2,007 $175   $6,222,109 4
2000/03/07 5 $372,878 +6% 2,007 $186   $6,595,037 5
2000/03/08 7 $316,946 -15% 2,007 $158   $6,911,983 6
2000/03/09 7 $330,000 +4% 2,007 $164   $7,240,000 7
2000/03/10 5 $1,076,000 +226% 2,035 $529   $7,987,983 8
2000/03/11 9 $1,498,000 +39% 2,035 $736   $9,485,983 9
2000/03/12 10 $827,000 -45% 2,034 $407   $10,602,298 10
2000/03/13 8 $258,145 -69% 2,034 $127   $10,860,443 11
2000/03/14 8 $320,668 +24% 2,034 $158   $11,181,111 12
2000/03/15 10 $261,618 -18% 2,034 $129   $11,442,729 13
2000/03/16 10 $281,145 +7% 2,034 $138   $11,723,874 14
2000/03/19 13 $369,000   2,035 $181   $13,376,438 17
2000/03/20 14 $112,961 -69% 2,035 $56   $13,489,399 18
2000/03/21 11 $139,215 +23% 2,035 $68   $13,628,614 19
2000/03/22 13 $116,891 -16% 2,035 $57   $13,745,505 20
2000/03/23 14 $106,000 -9% 2,035 $52   $13,851,000 21
2000/03/26 18 $101,000   1,682 $60   $14,422,883 24
2000/03/27 17 $46,321 -54% 1,682 $28   $14,469,204 25
2000/03/28 17 $53,418 +15% 1,682 $32   $14,522,722 26
2000/03/29 17 $52,770 -1% 1,682 $31   $14,575,492 27
2000/03/30 17 $51,666 -2% 1,682 $31   $14,627,158 28

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2000/03/03 3 $7,185,295   2,007 $3,580   $7,185,295 7
2000/03/10 8 $4,538,579 -37% 2,034 $2,231   $11,723,874 14
2000/03/17 13 $2,127,519 -53% 2,035 $1,045   $13,851,393 21
2000/03/24 20 $775,765 -64% 1,682 $461   $14,627,158 28
2000/03/31 39 $166,016 -79% 714 $233   $14,793,174 35
2000/04/07 57 $56,609 -66% 302 $187   $14,849,783 42
2000/04/14 75 $21,784 -62% 159 $137   $14,871,567 49
2000/04/21 100 $8,508 -61% 83 $103   $14,880,075 56
2000/04/28 103 $6,510 -23% 45 $145   $14,886,585 63
2000/05/05 109 $1,230 -81% 31 $40   $14,887,815 70
2000/05/12 47 $78,439 +6,277% 348 $225   $14,966,254 77
2000/05/19 72 $17,318 -78% 169 $102   $14,983,572 84

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