HomeFilmBox Office Weekend Box Office PreviewJuly 13, 2001 Variety Staff Follow Us on Twitter @Variety Share This Article LinkedIn Email Print Talk July 13, 2001 | 12:20AM PT Weekend Box Office Preview SUMMER SIESTA FOR ART FARE Summer arthouse grosses to date are roughly on pace with last summer, but the season has been slipping since ’98. One new limited entry today is John Favreau’s “Made.": Summer to date B.O.* Summer B.O.** 2001 39 ? 2000 40 89 1999 47 97 1998 41 102 1997 22 59 *through July 4th period **in millions of $ OPENINGS Movie Title Engagements Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (Sony) Bowed Wed. 2,649 Legally Blonde (MGM / UA) 2,620 The Score (Paramount) 2,129 Bully(Lions Gate) 6 Made (Artisan)LA, NY 3 Adanggaman(New Yorker) NY, Bowed Wed. 1 Downtown 81 (Zeitgeist)NY 1 Obscure Object of Desire (Rialto) NY 1 EXPANDING Kiss of the Dragon(Fox) 2,025 – 2,100 Songcatcher (Lions Gate) 37 – 72 YEAR TO DATE* (in millions of $) 3,703 2000(thru July 9) 3,955+7% 2001(thru July 10) RELEASE DATES AND CHANGES As of July 12, 2001 Movie Title New date Old date DREAMWORKS The Curse of the Jade Scorpion August 17 August 10 FINE LINE Storytelling October 12 September 28 Invincible October 26 September 14 Human Nature 1st quarter 2002 November 2 Domani Spring 2002 January 25 MIRAMAX Jade and Silent Bob Strike Back August 22 August 24 The Accidental Spy December 21 PARAMOUNT CLASSICS Focus October 10 September 28 My First Mister November 2 November 9 FOX Don’t Say a Word October 5 November 21 Black Knight November 21 January 11 Behind Enemy Lines January 18 October 5 The Dubbed Action Movie… February 15 1st quarter 02 UNIVERSAL Mullholland Drive October 12 Harrison’s Flowers 1st quarter 2002 September 21 Bold indicates new entry*In millions of $ Source: ACNielsen EDI FilmSource Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY. Post A Comment 0 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 TV Salaries of TV’s Top Talent in 2017 Revealed 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 Emmys: As Final Voting Begins, One Last Stand for Broadcast? 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.