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White Men Can't Jump (1992)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $76,253,806Details
International Box Office $14,500,000
Worldwide Box Office $90,753,806
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  4. Video Sales
  5. Cast & Crew
  6. Trailer

Synopsis

Two con artists scam people out of money playing basketball.

Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: March 27th, 1992 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
Video Release: January 21st, 2014 by Fox Home Entertainment
MPAA Rating: R Adult situations/language, nudity
Running Time: 116 minutes
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Keywords: Basketball, Confidence Men, Gambling
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: 20th Century Fox
Production Countries: United States

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankRevenueChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest 10th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 424 $945,898 May 29, 1992 66
Biggest 9th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 354 $1,684,468 May 22, 1992 59
Biggest 8th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 446 $1,936,021 May 15, 1992 52
Biggest 7th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 462 $2,692,398 May 8, 1992 45
Biggest 6th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 700 $2,794,422 May 1, 1992 38
Biggest 5th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 607 $4,491,484 Apr 24, 1992 31
Fastest Movies to Earn $50 Million at the Domestic Box Office 1,106 $50,303,828 Apr 17, 1992 28
Biggest 4th Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 673 $6,139,636 Apr 17, 1992 24
Biggest 3rd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 886 $7,363,880 Apr 10, 1992 17
Biggest 2nd Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,012 $10,188,583 Apr 3, 1992 10
Biggest April Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 245 $10,188,583 Apr 3, 1992 10
Biggest March Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 154 $14,711,124 Mar 27, 1992 3
Biggest Opening Weekend at the Domestic Box Office 1,217 $14,711,124 Mar 27, 1992 3
Widest Opening Weekend 2,343 1,923 Mar 27, 1992 3

Cast

   Sidney Deane
   Billy Hoyle
   Gloria Clemente
Tyra Ferrell    Rhonda Deane
Cylk Cozart    Robert
Kadeem Hardison    Junior
Eloy Casados    Tony Stucci
Marques Johnson    Raymond
Nigel Miguel    Dwight "The Flight" McGhee
Bill Henderson    Venice Beach Boy
Sonny Craver    Venice Beach Boy
Jon Hendricks    Venice Beach Boy
Ernest Harden, Jr.    George
John Marshall Jones    Walter
David Roberson    T.J.
Kevin Benton    Zeke
Duane Martin    Willie Lewis
Frank Rossi    Frank Stucci
Freeman Williams    Duck Johnson
Louis Price    Eddie "The King" Faroo
Alex Trebek    Himself
Reggie Leon    Reggie
Sarah Stavrou    Etiwanda
Reynaldo Rey    Tad
Lanei Chapman    Lanei
Irene Nettles    Real Estate Agent
Torri Whitehead    Tanya
Lisa McDowell    Alisa
David Maxwell    Malcolm
Dion B. Vines    The Bank
Bill Caplan    Tournament Announcer
Richard James Baker    Tournament Referee
Amy Golden    Big Guy's Girlfriend
Jeanette Srubar    Little Guy's Girlfriend
Zandra Hill    Sponsor
Fred Gregory    Sponsor
Carl E. Hodge    Pickup Truck Driver
Ruben Martinez    Ruben
Gary Lazar    Oki-Dog Businessman
Donna Howell    Yolanda
Don Fullilove    Jake
Johnny Gilbert    JEOPARDY! Announcer
Leonard A. Oakland    Dr. Leonard Allen
Allan Malamud    Rocket Scientist
Jeanne McCarthy    Dressing Room Staffer
John Charles Sheehan    Cop
Gregory T. Daniel    Leon
Carl A. McGee    Gambler
Chick Hearn    NBA Announcer
Stu Lantz    NBA Announcer

Production and Technical Credits

Director   
Screenwriter    Ron Shelton
Producer    Don Miller
Producer    David Lester
Executive Producer    Michele Rappaport
Director of Photography    Russell Boyd
Production Designer    Dennis Washington
Editor    Paul Seydor
Composer    Bennie Wallace
Assistant Director    Richard Wells
Unit Production Manager    Ed Milkovich
Art Director    Roger Fortune
Set Decorator    Robert R. Benton
Costume Designer    Francine Jamison-Tanchuck
Costume Supervisor    Berry Jean Slater
Editor    Kimberly Ray
Additional Editor    Robin Katz
Production Sound Mixer    Kirk Francis
Re-recording Mixer    John Reitz
Re-recording Mixer    David Campbell
Re-recording Mixer    Gregg Rudloff
Sound Editor    John Kwiatkowski
Sound Editor    Anthony R. Milch
Sound Editor    Bob Bradshaw
Sound Editor    Steve Schwalbe
Sound Editor    Larry Carow
Sound Editor    Howell Gibbens
Sound Editor    Kimberly Lowe-Voigt
Sound Editor    Pat Bietz
Music Editor    Robin Katz
Head Makeup    Stephanie Cozart Burton
Head Hairstylist    Sterfon Demings
Music Supervisor    Bennie Wallace
Casting Director    Victoria Thomas
Stunt Coordinator    Julius LeFlore

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Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/03/27 1 $14,711,124   1,923 $7,650   $14,711,124 3
1992/04/03 1 $10,188,583 -31% 1,928 $5,285   $29,107,836 10
1992/04/10 3 $7,363,880 -28% 1,929 $3,817   $39,211,822 17
1992/04/17 2 $6,139,636 -17% 1,882 $3,262   $48,108,305 24
1992/04/24 3 $4,491,484 -27% 1,835 $2,448   $54,795,312 31
1992/05/01 2 $2,794,422 -38% 1,679 $1,664   $58,609,821 38
1992/05/08 2 $2,692,398 -4% 1,815 $1,483   $62,154,524 45
1992/05/15 4 $1,936,021 -28% 1,683 $1,150   $64,882,869 52
1992/05/22 9 $1,684,468 -13% 1,280 $1,316   $67,130,191 59
1992/05/29 10 $945,898 -44% 1,132 $836   $68,568,684 66

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
1992/03/27 1 $18,919,253   1,923 $9,838   $18,919,253 7
1992/04/03 2 $12,928,689 -32% 1,928 $6,706   $31,847,942 14
1992/04/10 3 $10,120,727 -22% 1,929 $5,247   $41,968,669 21
1992/04/17 3 $8,335,159 -18% 1,882 $4,429   $50,303,828 28
1992/04/24 3 $5,511,571 -34% 1,835 $3,004   $55,815,399 35
1992/05/01 2 $3,646,727 -34% 1,679 $2,172   $59,462,126 42
1992/05/08 2 $3,484,722 -4% 1,815 $1,920   $62,946,848 49
1992/05/15 4 $2,498,875 -28% 1,683 $1,485   $65,445,723 56
1992/05/22 9 $2,177,063 -13% 1,280 $1,701   $67,622,786 63