HomeFilmBox Office Weekend Box Office PreviewFebruary 7, 2003 Email Print +Talk +G+ +Tweets February 6, 2003 | 11:33PM PT Variety Staff VALENTINY AUDS photos/charts/preview_loseguy.jpg width=”468″ height=”150″> February seems prime for romantic comedies. But few have stolen audiences’ hearts. Par’s "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days" gets a jump on Valentine’s Day by bowing today. TOP-GROSSING FEB. ROMANTIC COMEDIES Title Domestic B.O.* The Wedding Singer 22* 80 Down to Earth 20 64 Mannequin 6 43 Fools Rush In 10 29 L.A. Story 7 29 * four-day bow BOWING Movie Title Engagements Shanghai Knights (BV) 2,753 How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (Par) 2,923 Deliver Us From Eva (Focus) 1,139 Khushi (Eros) 30 EXPANDING Chicago (Miramax) 623 – 1,841 The Quiet American (Miramax) 8 – 43 YEAR TO DATE (in millions of $) 783’02 thru Feb. 3 609-29% ’03 thru Feb. 2 Note: First Jan. wknd. is end of previous B.O. year. 1. Shanghai Knights 2. How to Lose a Guy… 3. Chicago 4. The Recruit 5. Deliver Us From Eva 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 February 6 Pic New date Old date ARTISAN Amandla! February 19 February 14 FOX From Justin to Kelly… April 25 The Order Sept. 5 I, Robot July 2, 2004 Mad Max: Fury Road July 23, 2004 FOX SEARCHLIGHT The Dancer Upstairs April 30 February 26 28 Days Later August 1 GOLD CIRCLE FILMS Poolhall Junkies February 28 February 21 PARAMOUNT Mission: Impossible 3 May 21, 2004 UNIVERSAL Johnny English August 8 Summer Riddick June 25, 2004 Thunderbirds July 23, 2004 * in millions of $ Red indicates new entry Source: Nielsen EDI Filmsource Filed Under: 7 Boxes Want Entertainment News First? Sign up for Variety Alerts and Newsletters! Post A Comment 0 Most Popular 1 TV 3:23PM PT ’24’ Alum Kim Raver to Star 2 Film 1:42PM PT Weinstein Co. Buys Michael 3 TV 12:28PM PT ‘Scrubs’ Alum Sarah Chalke to 4 Film 11:31AM PT First Look: Eddie Redmayne in 5 Film 10:42AM PT New 'Alien' Won't Undo 'Alien Variety Jobs Director, Finance Entertainment One, Los Angeles, California Hollywood Business Practices & History Instructor Columbia College Hollywood, Tarzana, California Director, Talent Relations Save the Children, Fairfield, Connecticut Publicity Coordinator Entertainment One, Los Angeles, California Instructor, Audio Post-Production Honolulu Community College, Honolulu, Hawaii 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.