Last year, April’s final weekend B.O. take looked more like a summer frame. Today, ‘Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’ and the ‘XXX’ sequel are anticipating that summer comes early again.
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (BV/Spyglass)
Ladies in Lavender (Roadside Attractions) NY, LA
Death of a Dynasty (TLA)
Come Away Home (AFP)
3-Iron (Sony Classics) LA,NY
Finding Home (Castle Hill) Fla.
Another Road Home (Geoquest) NY
The Holy Girl (HBO/Fine Line)
The Tunnel (Avatar) NY
A Tout de Suite (Cinema Guild) NY
YEAR TO DATE
(in billions of $)
’02 (thru April 21)
’03 (thru April 20)
1. XXX: State of the Union
2. The Interpreter
3. Hitchhiker’s Guide…
4. The Amityville Horror
These are the top 5 most requested films from activity on Moviefone’s Web site and requests from callers. The top five has historically been 80% accurate in predicting the weekend’s top five movies at the box office.