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Weekend Box Office Preview
November 5, 2004

Pixar hoping for 'Incredible' pic bow


Today, Pixar-Disney’s PG-rated ‘The Incredibles’ hopes to super-size the B.O. for year-end family fare, which has been off in recent years from its 2001 high when the first ‘Harry Potter’ cast its spell upon auds.







*in millions of $

Movie Title Engagements
The Incredibles (BV/Pixar) 3,933
Alfie (Par) 2,215
Fade to Black (Par Classics) 170
Callas Forever (Regent) 23
Intoxicating (Rogue Arts), LA 3
Bear Club (TLA) NY 1
Still, the Children Are Here (First Run/Icarus) NY 1
Ray (U) 2,006-2,914

(in billions of $)


thru Nov. 2




thru Oct. 31

1. The Incredibles

2. Ray

3. Alfie

4. The Grudge

5. Saw

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.

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As of Nov. 4
Pic New date Old date
Keys to the House Dec. 22  
A Love Song for Bobby Long Jan. 21 Jan.
Alone in the Dark Jan. 28  
Diary of a Mad Black Woman Feb. 18 2nd qtr.
Crash April 29 TBA
High Tension June 3 1st qtr.
Happy Endings July 15 2nd qtr.
The Devil’s Rejects Aug. 12 TBA
Saw 2 Oct. 28  
House of D TBA 2nd qtr.
Undead TBA 2nd qtr.
Finding Neverland Nov. 24  
Zu Warriors Aug. 19  
Ritual Sept. 2  
Alien Love Triangle Sept. 16  
The Upside of Anger March 11 Dec. 29
Exorcism of Emily Rose Sept. 9  
Oliver Twist Sept. 30  
Underworld 2 Nov. 23  
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (Limited, goes wide Nov. 19) Nov. 12 Nov. 19
Red indicates new entry
Source: Nielsen EDI Filmsource

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