HomeFilmBox Office Weekend Box Office PreviewAugust 17, 2001 Variety Staff Follow Us on Twitter @Variety Share This Article LinkedIn Email Print Talk August 16, 2001 | 11:40PM PT Weekend Box Office Preview HOLD OVER HEAT WAVE Should “American Pie2” repeat at No.1 this weekend, it will be only the second pic to do so this summer (along with “Pearl Harbor”) matching the 1999 season low for repeat weekend winners. Year No. of pics Year No. of pics 1990 3 1996 3 1991 4 1997 4 1992 5 1998 4 1993 4 1999 2 1994 4 2000 3 1995 4 2001 2* *estimated OPENINGS Movie Title Engagements Rat Race (Paramount) 2,550 American Outlaws (WB) 2,348 Captain Corelli’s Mandolin (Universal) 1,594 Innocence (IDP) NY 2 Aberdeen (First Run) NY 1 Songs From the Second Floor (New Yorker) NY 1 EXPANDING The Others (Dimension) 1,678 – 2,153 YEAR TO DATE* (in millions of $) 4,706 2000(thru Aug. 13) 5,105+8%2001(thru Aug. 12) RELEASE DATES AND CHANGES As of Aug. 16, 2001 Movie Title New date Old date ARTISAN Novocaine October 26 September 14 Raw Deal: Question of Consent First quarter ’02 October 12, ’01 Van Wilder First quarter ’02 October 26, ’01 FINE LINE Invincible First quarter ’02 October 26, ’01 MIRAMAX Jay and Silent Bob August 24 August 22 The Third Wheel Second quarter ’02 Third quarter ’01 Halloween: The Homecoming Summer ’02 September 21 NEW LINE Bones October 17 October 24 SONY Adaptation TBA Fall USA FILMS The Man Who Wasn’t There November 2 November 9 Monsoon Wedding February 1 Possession March First quarter ’02 WARNER BROS. The Affair of the Necklace November 30 October 19 Matrix Reloaded TBA 4th quarter ’02 Red indicates new entry Source: ACNielsen EDI FilmSource Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY. Post A Comment 0 Film 10 Most Anticipated New Films of Oscar Season Music Taylor Swift Announces New Album ‘Reputation’ TV Hillary Clinton Calls Donald Trump a ‘Creep’ in New Book Music Fall Music Preview 2017: The Most Anticipated Albums 10 Most Anticipated New Films of Oscar Season Oscars: Clint Eastwood, Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott Race to the Finish Emmys 2017: Was the TV Academy on Autopilot When Nominating Comedies? Motion Picture Academy President John Bailey: The Variety Interview Variety Jobs Creative Development Coordinator Triptyk Studios, New York, New York Account/Project Coordinator (Ad Agency) Petrol Advertising, Burbank, California Media Specialist Bridgewater Associates, Westport, Connecticut Executive Director, Aspen Film Company Confidential, Aspen, Colorado Associate Director, YouTuber & Gamer Partnerships Save the Children, Fairfield, Connecticut See More Jobs Marketplace Leave a Reply No Comments Cancel reply Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications. Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.