‘Boogie’ still biggie among exclusives

NEW YORK — New Line’s “Boogie Nights” continued to dominate the exclusives roster.

Paul Thomas Anderson’s tour of the 1970s porn industry bared $357,272 on 13 stages in New York and Los Angeles.

Fox Searchlight’s 1970s period piece “The Ice Storm” held down second place with solid grosses of $110,404 in four subdivisions.

Buena Vista’s “Washington Square” was the third most popular limited-release pic. Agnieszka Holland’s screen adaptation of the Henry James novel “The Heiress” bequeathed $31,816 from three estates.

The following are the weekend grosses of films playing on a limited number of screens in New York and Los Angeles.

Los Angeles

“Boogie Nights” (New Line) climbed 5% to $26,105 in its second at the AMC Santa Monica 7. It lost 43% to $25,348 in its second at the GCC Galaxy 6, 32% to $23,947 in its second at the AMC Century 14, 43% to $20,036 in its second at the Cineplex Odeon Beverly Center and 44% to $19,620 in its second at the Cineplex Odeon Universal City 18. It rang up $19,371 in its first at the Mann National.

“The Ice Storm” (Fox Searchlight) declined 3% to $29,339 in its second at the Laemmle Royal.

“Telling Lies in America” (Banner Entertainment) debuted with $4,630 at the Landmark Samuel Goldwyn Pavilion and $5,916 at the Laemmle Sunset 5.

“The House of Yes” (Miramax) dropped 24% to $6,706 in its third at the Laemmle Sunset 5 and 33% to $2,711 in its third at the Landmark Samuel Goldwyn Pavilion.

“Shall We Dance?” (Miramax) surrendered 10% to $3,634 in its second at the Laemmle Monica, 3% to $2,670 in its second at the Laemmle Music Hall and 32% to $2,544 in its second at the Landmark Samuel Goldwyn Pavilion.

“Beaumarchais” (New Yorker) debuted with $3,580 at the Laemmle Music Hall and $3,287 at the Landmark NuWilshire.

“Washington Square” (Buena Vista) fell 44% to $5,849 in its third at the Landmark Samuel Goldwyn Pavilion.

“Gummo” (Fine Line) gave up 34% to $5,561 in its second at the Laemmle Sunset 5.

“Nenette et Boni” (Strand) debuted with $4,214 at the Landmark Nuart.

“The Year of the Horse” (October) sacrificed 44% to $3,243 in its second at the Laemmle Sunset 5.

“Four Little Girls” (40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks) debuted with $1,909 at the Laemmle Music Hall.

“Lilies” (Turbulent Arts) faded 74% to $1,664 in its second at the Laemmle Sunset 5.

“Fast, Cheap & Out of Control” (Sony Classics) rang up $1,570 in its first at the Landmark Samuel Goldwyn Pavilion.

“Mrs. Brown” (Miramax) rang up $1,122 in its first at the Laemmle Monica.

“The Myth of Fingerprints” (Sony Classics) surrendered 74% to $660 in its fifth at the Laemmle Monica.

“Plan B” (independent) declined 92% to $123 in its second at the Mann Fourplex from $1,513.

New York

“Boogie Nights” rose 8% to $65,999 in its third at Sony Lincoln Square. It fell 7% to $49,229 in its second at City Cinemas Village East, 26% to $35,467 in its third at City Cinemas 1, 2 and Third Avenue, and 33% to $15,174 in its second at the Loews State. It brought home $24,968 in its first at the Loews 19th Street East, $17,480 in its first at the Loews Orpheum Sevenplex and $14,528 in its first at the City Cinemas Murray Hill.

“The Ice Storm” melted 8% to $28,010 in its fifth at Lincoln Plaza, 11% to $20,819 in its fifth at the City Cinemas Angelika and 23% to $16,425 in its fifth at City Cinemas 1, 2 and Third Avenue. It rang up $15,811 in its first at the Cineplex Odeon Chelsea.

“Washington Square” lost 14% to $17,188 in its fourth at the Paris and 41% to $8,779 in its fourth at the City Cinemas Angelika.

“The House of Yes” dropped 30% to $12,372 in its third at the City Cinemas Angelika and 17% to $8,377 in its third at the Cineplex Odeon Regency.

“Shall We Dance?” sacrificed 10% to $9,833 in its 16th at Lincoln Plaza and 10% to $5,502 in its fourth at the City Cinemas Eastside Playhouse. It climbed 10% to $4,971 in its second at the Cineplex Odeon Waverly Twin.

“Beaumarchais” debuted with $8,771 at Lincoln Plaza and $2,828 at the Quad.

“Gummo” slipped 3% to $9,878 in its second at the City Cinemas Angelika.

“Happy Together” (Kino Intl.) sacrificed 20% to $9,804 in its third at Cinema Village.

“Fast, Cheap & Out of Control” declined 10% to $9,278 in its third at the Film Forum.

“Mrs. Brown” rose 9% to $5,184 in its 10th at the Cineplex Odeon Carnegie Hall and slipped 3% to $3,781 in its second at the Cineplex Odeon 59th Street East.

“Telling Lies in America” gave up 5% to $7,957 in its second at Lincoln Plaza.

“The Year of the Horse” rang up $5,098 in its first at City Cinemas Village East.

“Twilight of the Golds” (CFP) debuted with $2,776 at the Quad and $2,156 at the City Cinemas Sutton.

“Eye of God” (Castle Hill) dropped 16% to $4,856 in its second at the Quad.

“Lilies” withered 37% to $3,552 in its third at the Quad.

“Nenette et Boni” faded 53% to $1,928 in its fourth at the Quad.

“Wonderland” (Fox Lorber) bowed with $1,410 at the Screening Room.

“In the Company of Men” (Sony Classics) surrendered 31% to $1,409 in its second at the Cineplex Odeon Carnegie Hall.

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