February 14, 2005
"Hitch" Scores Record-Breaking $45.3M
There may not be any aliens in ?Hitch,? but that doesn't stop Will Smith from scoring a record-breaking $45.3M this Valentines weekend. If estimates hold, this would make ?Hitch? the biggest Valentines weekend opener of all time, besting ?Daredevil??s $40.3M in 2003 and ?50 First Dates??s $39.9M in 2004. It?s also the 3rd highest February opener of all time between ?Hannibal?'s $58M and ?Daredevil?'s $40.3M.
February 12, 2005
Friday Box Office: Hitch Scores!
There may not be any aliens in Hitch, but that doesn't stop Will Smith from scoring another huge chart topper this Friday. Hitch grossed an estimated $14.5M this Friday, according to Showbizdata.com. Its total this weekend could reach a whopping $42-45M, which would make it the 3rd highest February opener of all time between Hannibal's $58M and Daredevil's $40.3M. Hitch also stars Eva Mendes (2 Fast 2 Furious).