Based on a report by Box Office Mojo, Best Friend Forever debuted at no. 2 on its weekend opening of May 13 to 17, 2009 with P44 million haul at the local box-office. The no. 1 movie in the country that time was Angels and Demons.
On its second week, Best Friends Forever (BFF) almost doubled its first weekend gross as it hit P82 million. Angels and Demons still ruled local box-office at that time while Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian debuted at no. 2.
To date, BFF is the second biggest Pinoy movie of the year so far, next to the romantic comedy You Changed My Life.
TOP 8 LOCAL MOVIES OF 2009
(As of June 12, 2009)
1. You Changed My Life – P230.44 million
(Star Cinema and VIVA Films)
2. Bestfriends Forever (BFF) – P97.00 million *
3. Tenement 2 – P86.45 million
4. Love Me Again: Land Down Under – P67.07 million
5. When I Met U – P64.29 million
6. Sundo – P50.08 million
7. Status Single – P11.47 million
8. Ded Na Si Lolo – P6.14 million
* still showing in cinemas