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Theater Counts

May 5th, 2005

Summer is upon us, and a suitably grand movie, Kingdom of Heaven leads the openers this weekend, with a healthy (but not spectacular) 3,216 theater unveiling. House of Wax also debuts in over 3,000 venues, and will be delighted with a second place finish.

RankMovieTheatersChangeWeeks in
1XXX: State of the Union3,480n/c2Sony/Revolution
2Kingdom of Heaven3,216New1Fox
3Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy , The3,133n/c2Buena Vista
4House of Wax (2005)3,111New1Warner Bros.
5Interpreter, The2,815+513Universal
7Amityville Horror, The (2005)2,478-5804MGM
8Lot Like Love, A2,153-3493Buena Vista
9Crash (2005)1,864New1Lions Gate
10Fever Pitch (2005)1,541-6515Fox

39Jiminy Glick in La La Wood24New1MGM
44Citizen Verdict13New1Bauer Martinez
48Fighting Tommy Riley5New1Freestyle
52Brothers2New1IFC Films
53Grand Role, Le1New1First Run
54Up For Grabs1New1Laemmle/Zeller Film
55Mysterious Skin1New1Tartan Films
56Twin Sisters1New1Miramax
57Writer of O1New1Zeitgeist

Estimated Theater Counts for Next Week's Openers

Kicking and Screaming (2005)3,300Universal
Monster-in-Law3,100New Line
Modigliani8Bauer Martinez
Ma Mere2TLA Releasing
Mad Hot Ballroom2Paramount Classics
Rois & Reine (Kings and Queens)2WellSpring
Tell Them Who You Are1ThinkFilm
Crazy Like a FoxNot announcedFreestyle Releasing
Layer CakeNot announcedSony Classics

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