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HIGHEST-GROSSING FEBRUARY RELEASES

NO. OF OPENING DOMESTIC SITES WEEKEND* GROSS*

2/9/01 HANNIBAL MGM 3,230 $58.0 $107.4 2/4/00 SCREAM 3 Dimension 3,467 $34.7 $89.1 2/21/97 EMPIRE STRIKES BACK: SPECIAL EDITION 20th Century Fox 2,111 $22.0 $67.6 2/5/99 PAYBACK Paramount 2,720 $21.2 $81.5 2/15/02 JOHN Q New Line 2,466 $20.3 $71.1 2/13/98 THE WEDDING SINGER New Line 2,821 $18.8 $80.2 2/7/97 DANTE'S PEAK Universal 2,657 $18.5 $67.1 2/16/01 DOWN TO EARTH Paramount 2,521 $17.3 $64.2 2/12/99 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE Warner Bros. 2,538 $16.8 $52.8 2/14/92 WAYNE'S WORLD Paramount 1,768 $15.7 $121.7

SOURCE: EXHIBITOR RELATIONS CO., INC. *OPENING WEEKEND GROSS AND DOMESTIC GROSS FIGURES IN MILLIONS

Originally posted Feb 07, 2003 Published in issue #694 Feb 07, 2003 Order article reprints