HomeFilmBox Office Weekend box office preview Variety Staff Follow Us on Twitter @Variety Share This Article LinkedIn Email Print Talk June 12, 2003 | 11:30PM PT Summer foreign film B.O., release dates, changes SUMMER SUBTITLES “Il Postino” remains an anomaly among foreign-lingo summer pics, having generated the most B.O. since 1966’s French import “A Man and a Woman.” Miramax hopes the Gallic romantic comedy “Jet Lag” takes off with auds and plays well beyond the season. ALL-TIME FOREIGN-LINGO SUMMER PICS Pic (year) Final B.O.* Il Postino (’94) 21.8 A Man and a Woman (’66) 14.3 8 1/2 (’63) 10.4 My Life as a Dog (’85) 10.1 Red Violin(’99) 9.5 Shall We Dance? (’97) 9.5 BOWING Movie Title Engagements Rugrats Go Wild (Par) 3,041 Hollywood Homicide (Sony) 2,840 Dumb and Dumberer (New Line) 2,609 Manito (Film Movement) 7 The Heart of Me (ThinkFilm) NY 11 No Turning Back (Innovation) LA 4 Nazi Officer’s Wife (7th Arts) NY 2 Jet Lag (Miramax) LA, NY 2 Tycoon (New Yorker) NY 2 The Hard Word (Lions Gate) NY 1 YEAR TO DATE (in billions of $) 3.8 ’02(thru June 9) 3.6-6% ’03(thru June 8) 1. Finding Nemo2. 2 Fast 2 Furious3. Hollywood Homicide4. Rugrats Go Wild5. Dumb and Dumberer AOL Moviefone derives its Top Five Most Requested films from activity on its Web site. The Top Five have historically been 80% accurate in predicting the weekend’s top five movies at the box office. Visit Moviefone View opening films RELEASE DATES AND CHANGES As of June 12 Movie Title New date Old date FIRST LOOK Don’t Tempt Me Aug. 22 Aug. Hypnotic Sept. 19 TBA FOX Robots March 11 ’05 PALM PICTURES Stoked: The Rise and Fall… Aug. 22 The Flower of Evil Oct. How to Draw a Bunny 1st qtr. ’04 Springtime in a Small Town 1st qtr. ’04 Noi Albinoi 1st qtr. ’04 PARAMOUNT Mission: Impossible 3 TBA May 21 ’04 SONY The Missing Dec. 10 Jan. 16 ’04 Hellboy May 28 ’04 UNIVERSAL Two Brothers April 2 ’04 Red indicates new entry Source: ACNielsen EDI FilmSource Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY. Post A Comment 0 Biz Steve Bannon Out as Trump’s Chief Strategist TV ‘Game of Thrones’ Stars Before They Were Famous (PHOTOS) TV Netflix’s ‘The Defenders’ Set for Binge-Viewing Record TV MSNBC Tops Cable in Total Viewers for First Time Ever 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.