N.Y. Showcases

Home Alone (Fox). Kid can do no wrong with improved $653,196 in 12th laugh at 76 after $554,584 at 75.

Awakenings (Columbia). Kavner is just as romantic with $536,758 in seventh inning at 78 after $588,790 at same.

The Grifters (Miramax). Huston knocked off lesser $500,018 in second attempt at 68 after $716,196 at same.

Once Around (Universal). Further expansion pays off for $474,613 in third engagement at 53 after $255,121 at 19.

Green Card (Buena Vista). Depardieu is almost as popular in seventh turn with $391,577 at 34 after $439,013 at 32.

Hamlet (Warner Bros.). Shakespeare hasn’t aged with $370,061 in seventh performance at 42 after $354,577 at 41.

Alice (Orion). Woody and Mia expanded with pleasant but hardly magical results with $342,070 in seventh spell at 38 after $81,861 at one.

Kindergarten Cop (U). Stable $308,158 in seventh class at 66 after $354,977 at 73.

Run (B V). Dempsey barely made it out of the starting gate with $292,227 in first race at 52.

Dances With Wolves (Orion). Costner earned heartier $290,000 in 13th ride after about $275,000 at 49.

The Godfather, Part III (Paramount). Pacino’s slumping with about $260,000 in seventh sesh at 74 after about $355,000 at 78.

Popcorn (Studio Three). Fairly frightening $233,355 in first stint at 37 theaters.

Lionheart (U). Van Damme sliding to $177,845 in fourth play at 29 after $257,364 at 49.

Book Of Love (New Line). Teenyboppers took just $155,304 in opening round at 46 lunchrooms.

White Fang (BV). London story can’t cut it with $116,223 in third go at 34 after $181,288 at 43.

Edward Scissorhands (Fox). Dying down to $110,316 in ninth haircut at 30 after $175,575 at 43.1

Eve Of Destruction (Orion). Gregory can’t tap his way out of this one with $78,171 in third canto at 14 after $151,409 at 35.

Misery (Col). King improved to $76,112 in 10th whirl at 13 after $67,396 at 14.

Not Without My Daughter (MGM/UA). Less involving $72,627 in fourth escape at 18 after $166,193 at 46.

Flight Of The Intruder (Par). Losing altitude and screens with $68,787 in third trip at 17 after $205,616 at 66.

Queens Logic (New Line/7 Arts). New York story did moderate $60,453 in first try at three screens.

Meet The Applegates (Triton). Nobody’s interested in meeting them with $56,280 in debut at 21 homes.

The Russia House (MGM). Took in only $36,996 in seventh stay at seven after $48,564 at same.

Mermaids (Orion). Better than her tv special anyway with $44,780 in eighth song at 13 after $70,735 at 25.

Look Who’s Talking Too (Tri-Star). Nearly silenced with $17,031 in eighth crawl at six after $43,393 at 15.

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