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THE CHARTS

TO THE THIRD 'POWERS'

It's a week for hairy babe magnets. How so, you ask? Well, Mike Myers' hirsute swinger dominates the charts in Austin Powers in Goldmember, while Disney's Lilo & Stitch features a fuzzy blue alien who makes nice with a fetching Hawaiian lass. Get it? Meanwhile, the Ving Rhames-Wesley Snipes prison pugilist pic Undisputed sucker-punched Spider-Man out of the top 10. It seems even a clingy superhero can't hang on forever.

TOP 10 TAPE RENTALS VIDEO BOX OFFICE WEEKS EW LAST GROSS TO GROSS TO ON VIDEO WEEK DATE DATE CHART GRADE

1 -- AUSTIN POWERS IN GOLDMEMBER Mike Myers $4.4 $213.1 1 C+ 2 1 MEN IN BLACK II Will Smith $10.4 $190.4 2 C+ 3 -- LILO & STITCH Animated $3.4 $145.8 1 B- 4 2 ICE AGE Animated $9.5 $176.4 2 A 5 6 REIGN OF FIRE Matthew McConaughey $7.7 $43.1 3 B 6 3 DIVINE SECRETS OF THE YA-YA... Ashley Judd $12.8 $69.6 5 C 7 4 MR. DEEDS Adam Sandler $23.5 $126.2 7 D 8 5 THE SUM OF ALL FEARS Ben Affleck $17.8 $118.5 6 B+ 9 8 BAD COMPANY Chris Rock $9.0 $30.2 4 C+ 10 13 UNDISPUTED Wesley Snipes $3.0 $12.4 2 C-

TOP 10 DVD SALES GROSS WEEKS ON EW VIDEO LAST WEEK TO DATE* CHART GRADE

1 -- AUSTIN POWERS... (WIDE-SCREEN) Mike Myers $213.1 1 C+ 2 -- LILO & STITCH Animated $145.8 1 B- 3 -- AUSTIN POWERS... (FULL-SCREEN) Mike Myers $213.1 1 C+ 4 1 ICE AGE Animated $176.4 2 A 5 2 LORD OF THE RINGS: EXTENDED (WIDE) Elijah Wood $313.4 4 A 6 3 STAR WARS: EPISODE II... (WIDE) Ewan McGregor $309.3 4 B- 7 4 MEN IN BLACK II (WIDE-SCREEN) Will Smith $190.4 2 C+ 8 5 MEN IN BLACK II (FULL-SCREEN) Will Smith $190.4 2 C+ 9 6 MONSTERS, INC. Animated $255.9 12 A 10 -- BAND OF BROTHERS Damian Lewis -- 5 B+

SOURCES: VIDEO BUSINESS/VIDTRAC FOR THE WEEK ENDING DEC. 8, 2002. *BOX OFFICE GROSS-TO-DATE FIGURES IN MILLIONS SOURCES: NIELSEN EDI AND EXHIBITOR RELATIONS CO., INC.

Originally posted Jan 03, 2003 Published in issue #689 Jan 03, 2003 Order article reprints