HomeFilmBox Office Weekend Box Office Preview<br>Jan. 27, 2006 Variety Staff Follow Us on Twitter @Variety Share This Article LinkedIn Email Print Talk January 27, 2006 | 08:05PM PT Momma sequel looking for 'Big' B.O. CEILING FOR SEQUELS No pre-summer comedy sequel has cracked the $100 million mark at the B.O. Fox pays a visit to ‘Big Momma’s House 2’ today and tries to shake that trend. Pic Domestic B.O.* Scooby-Doo 2 84 Barbershop 2 65 Next Friday 57 Be Cool 56 Miss Congeniality 2 48 * in millions of dollars BOWING Movie Title Engagements Big Momma’s House 2 (20th) 3,261 Nanny McPhee (U) 1,995 Annapolis (BV) 1,605 Rang de Basanti (UTV) 60 Bubble (Magnolia) 34 Roving Mars (BV) 27 Imagine Me & You (Fox Searchlight) 3 Tristram Shandy… (Picturehouse) NY, LA, SF 3 Manderlay (IFC) NY 2 EXPANDING Brokeback Mountain (Focus) 1,194 – 1,652 Syriana (WB) 505 – 1,685 The Matador (Weinstein) 66 – 885 YEAR TO DATE (in billions of $) 496 ’05 (thru Jan. 23) 504 +2% ’06 (thru Jan. 22) 1. Big Momma’s House 22. Annapolis3. Underworld: Evolution4. Hoodwinked5. Glory Road 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 Jan. 26 Movie Title New date Old date FOX Dallas Nov. 10 Dr. Dolittle 3 TBA Feb. 17 IFC Sorry Haters March 1 American Gun March 22 Russian Dolls April 5 INNOVATION Haven April 21 April 28 KINO Iron Island March 31 Look Both Ways April 7 SONY Untitled Julie Taymor Nov. 3 The Messengers Jan. 19 ’07 Aug. 18 UNIVERSAL American Dreamz April 21 April 14 Accepted Aug. 11 April 21 THE WEINSTEIN COMPANY The Libertine March 10 Jan. Red indicates new entry Source: ACNielsen EDI FilmSource Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY. Post A Comment 0 TV ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars’ Renewed for Season 3 TV ‘AHS: Cult’ Opening Credits Feature Trump and Clinton Film Jerry Lewis, Comedy Legend, Dies at 91 TV Q&A: Bill Nye on Why Eclipses Matter 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.