The Early Report for January 30, 2005: Part Two

This second part of the Early Report highlights the latest release date changes and additions, plus the newest MPAA ratings, as well as estimated screen counts for all films scheduled for release between March 2005 and June 2007.

Most Recent Release Date Changes and Additions

The Bad News Bears (Paramount): Richard Linklater’s remake of the 1976 baseball comedy has been officially scheduled for June 10

The Brothers Grimm (Miramax): Terry Gilliam’s latest, a fantastical voyage through the stories of the eponymous charactes, will now open on July 29, four months earlier than previously scheduled

Fever Pitch (Fox): After recently moving up nearly six months, the Jimmy Fallon-led Americanization of Nick Hornby’s novel will now open on April 15, one week later than previously set

The Honeymooners (Paramount): An update of the much-beloved Jackie Gleason show, with Cedric the Entertainer as Ralph Norton, will open in theatres on July 15

House Of Wax (Warner Brothers): The remake of the 1953 Vincent Price film, featuring Elisha Cuthbert and Chad Michael Murray, will now open on May 6, one week later than last set

Mindhunters (Miramax): Yet another new release date for the Renny Harlin-directed thriller. Film is now set to open on May 27, two weeks later than previously scheduled

Rebound (Fox): The Martin Lawrence sports comedy has been moved up one week, to April 8

Most Recent MPAA Ratings

Acts Of Worship (Hart Sharp Video): R for strong drug content, pervasive language and some sexuality

The Amityville Horror (MGM/UA): R for violence and terror, sexuality, language and brief drug use

The Brothers Grimm (Miramax Films): PG-13 for violence, frightening sequences and brief suggestive material

Cursed (Miramax Films): PG-13 for horror violence/terror, some sexual references, nudity, language and a brief drug reference (Previously rated R for horror violence and language)

Dragon’s World: A Fantasy Made Real (Sony Pictures Home Entertainment): PG for some mild violence

The Ghouls (SNP Inc): R for strong violence/gore, language, sexuality and drug use

Guess Who (Columbia Pictures): PG-13 for sex-related humor

Hoover Street Revival (Tartan Video USA): PG-13 for thematic elements including sex and drug references, and some strong language

Major Dundee (Columbia Pictures): PG-13 for violence and some sensuality

Mind The Gap (Showtime Networks): R for language

Mondovino (THINKFilm): PG-13 for brief pin-up nudity

Origin Of The Species (Monarch Home Video): R for sexual content, some drug use and language

Reform School Girl (Buena Vista Home Entertainment): R for language, some sexuality and nudity

Ripper 2: Letter From Within (Velocity Home Entertainment): R for strong sexual content, violence and language

The Sandlot 2 (Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment): PG for language, rude humor and brief violence

Skinned Deep (Bedford Entertainment Inc): R for strong violence/gore, language and brief nudity

Undertaking Betty (Miramax Films): R for some sexual content (Previously rated PG-13 for sexual content/humor)

Screen Counts for future releases (all counts are estimates unless specific locations are mentioned)

Wednesday, March 02, 2005

The Best of Youth (Miramax): New York City and Los Angeles

Friday, March 04, 2005

Be Cool (MGM): 3000 plus locations

Dear Frankie (Miramax Films): New York City and Los Angeles

Gunner Palace (Palm Pictures): New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington DC

Intimate Stories (New Yorker Films): New York City exclusive

The Jacket (Warner Independent Pictures): Major markets

The Pacifier (Buena Vista): 2500 plus locations

Walk on Water (Roadside Attractions/IDP): New York City and Los Angeles

Friday, March 11, 2005

The Boys From County Clare (IDP): Major markets

Dot the I (IDP): Major markets

The Honeymooners (Paramount): 1500 plus locations

Hostage (Miramax): 2250 plus locations

In My Country (Sony Pictures Classics): New York City and Los Angeles

Millions (Fox Searchlight): 500 plus locations

Robots (20th Century Fox): 3500 plus locations

A Sound of Thunder (Warner Brothers): 2000 plus locations

The Upside of Anger (New Line): New York City and Los Angeles

Friday, March 18, 2005

Ice Princess (Buena Vista): 2000 plus locations

Kung Fu Hustle (Sony Classics): New York City and Los Angeles

Melinda and Melinda (Fox Searchlight Pictures): Major markets

The Ring 2 (DreamWorks): 3000 plus locations

Steamboy (Triumph): Select markets

Wednesday, March 23, 2005

Mondovino (THINKFilm): Exclusive to the Film Forum in New York City

Friday, March 25, 2005

D.E.B.S. (Screen Gems): Select markets

Guess Who? (Columbia Pictures): 2500 locations

Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (Warner Brothers): 2500 plus locations

Oldboy (Tartan Films): New York City and Los Angeles

Sex, Cocktails and Politics (Regent Releasing): Exclusive to Laemmle’s Fairfax Theatre in Los Angeles

Wednesday, March 30, 2005

Beauty Shop (MBM/UA): 2000 plus locations

Friday, April 01, 2005

Beauty Shop (MGM): 2000 plus locations

Dust To Glory (IFC): New York City and Los Angeles

Kontroll (THINKFilm): New York City exclusive

Look At Me (Sony Classics): New York City and Los Angeles

Sin City (Dimension): 2500 plus locations

The Weather Man (Paramount): 2000 plus locations

Friday, April 08, 2005

Bomb The System (Palm Pictures): New York City and Los Angeles

The Cave (Screen Gems): 1000 plus locations

Dust To Glory (IFC): Select markets

Eros (Warner Independent): Top ten markets

Rebound (20th Century Fox): 2000 plus locations

Sahara (Paramount): 3000 plus locations

Unleashed (Focus Features): 2500 plus locations

Winter Solstice (Paramount Classics): Limited release

Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Palindromes (Wellspring): New York City (Los Angeles on April 15)

Friday, April 15, 2005

The Amityville Horror (MGM): 3250 plus locations

Fever Pitch (20th Century Fox): 2000 plus locations

House of D (Lions Gate): Limited release

Layer Cake (Sony Classics): New York City and Los Angeles

Rock School (Newmarket Films): New York City and Los Angeles

Tell Them Who You Are (THINKFilm): New York City exclusive

Valiant (Buena Vista): 3000 plus locations

Friday, April 22, 2005

A Lot Like Love (Buena Vista): 2000 plus locations

The Game of Their Lives (IFC Films): Limited release

The Interpreter (Universal): 2500 plus locations

King’s Ransom (New Line): 850 plus locations

Madison (MGM): 500 plus locations

Friday, April 29, 2005

Crash (Lions Gate): 1500 plus locations

3 Iron (Sony Classics): New York City and Los Angeles

XXX: State of the Union (Sony Pictures): 3500 plus locations

Friday, May 06, 2005

The Hitchhiker’s Guide To the Galaxy (Buena Vista): 2500 plus locations

House of Wax (Warner Brothers): 2500 plus locations

Jiminy Glick in La La Wood (MGM): Limited release

Kingdom of Heaven (20th Century Fox): 3000 plus locations

Monster-in-Law (New Line Cinema): 2000 plus locations

Wednesday, May 11, 2005

Tropical Malady (Strand): New York City exclusive

Friday, May 13, 2005

Asylum (Paramount Classics): New York and Los Angeles

Beautiful Country (Sony Pictures Classics): New York City and Los Angeles

Kicking & Screaming (Universal Pictures): 2000 plus locations

Thursday, May 19, 2005

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (20th Century Fox): 4000 plus locations

Friday, May 27, 2005

Cronicas (Palm): Select markets

Edukators (IFC): Limited release

The Longest Yard (Paramount Pictures): 3500 plus locations

Madagascar (Dreamworks): 3000 plus locations

Mindhunters (Miramax): 2000 plus locations

Friday, June 03, 2005

Apres Vous (Paramount Classics): Limited release

The Cinderella Man (Universal): 2500 plus locations

High Tension (Lions Gate): 1000 plus locations

Lords of Dogtown (Columbia Pictures): 2000 plus locations

The Sisterhood of Traveling Pants (Warner Brothers): 1500 plus locations

Friday, June 10, 2005

The Adventures of Shark Boy and Lava Girl (Miramax Films): 2500 plus locations

The Bad News Bears (Paramount Pictures): 2500 plus locations

5×2 (THINKFilm): New York City and Los Angeles

Heights (Sony Pictures Classics): New York City and Los Angeles

Howl’s Moving Castle (Beuna Vista): Major markets

Mr. and Mrs. Smith (20th Century Fox): 3500 plus locations

Friday, June 17, 2005

Batman Begins (Warner Brothers): 4250 plus locations

My Summer Of Love (Focus Features): Select markets

Friday, June 24, 2005

Fun With Dick and Jane (Sony Pictures): 2500 plus locations

Herbie: Fully Loaded (Buena Vista): 2500 plus locations

Wednesday, June 29, 2005

War of the Worlds (Paramount): 3500 plus locations

Friday, July 01, 2005

Fantastic Four (20th Century Fox): 4000 plus locations

Undead (Lions Gate): Limited release

Friday, July 08, 2005

Bewitched (Sony Pictures): 3000 plus locations

The Skeleton Key (Universal): 2500 plus locations

Friday, July 15, 2005

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Warner Brothers): 3500 plus locations

Happy Endings (Lions Gate): New York City and Los Angeles
The Honeymooners (Paramount): 2000 plus locations

Into the Blue (MGM): 2000 plus locations

Friday, July 22, 2005

The Island (DreamWorks): 3000 plus locations

November (IFC Films): Major markets

The Wedding Crashers (New Line Cinema): 2500 plus locations

Wednesday, July 27, 2005

Sky High (Buena Vista): 2500 plus locations

Friday, July 29, 2005

Be Here To Love Me: A Film About Thomas Van Zandt (Palm): Select markets

The Brothers Grimm (Dimension): 2000 plus locations

Dukes of Hazzard (Warner Brothers): 3250 plus locations

Elizabethtown (Paramount): 2000 plus locations

Stealth (Columbia Pictures): 3000 plus locations

Friday, August 05, 2005

Doom (Universal): 3500 plus locations

Must Love Dogs (Warner Brothers): 2000 plus locations

Untitled Kurt Russell Film (DreamWorks): 2000 plus location

Untitled Mike Judge 3001 Project (20th Century Fox): 2000 plus locations

Friday, August 12, 2005

Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (Sony Pictures): 2750 plus locations

The Devil’s Rejects (Lions Gate): 1000 plus locations

Everything Is Illuminated (Warner Independent Pictures): Major markets

The Perfect Man (Universal): 2000 plus locations

Friday, August 19, 2005

The 40-Year-Old Virgin (Universal): 2000 plus locations

Zu Warriors (Miramax): 1000 plus locations

Friday, September 02, 2005

Ritual (Dimension Films): 1000 plus locations

The Woods (MGM): 1000 plus locations

Friday, September 09, 2005

The Exorcism Of Emily Rose (Screen Gems): 2000 plus locations

Friday, September 16, 2005

Alien Love Triangle (Miramax): 1000 plus locations

Roll Bounce (Fox Searchlight): 1500 plus locations

A Scanner Darkly (Warner Brothers): Major markets

Syriana (Warner Brothers): 1500 plus locations

Friday, September 23, 2005

The Pink Panther (MGM): 2500 plus locations

Tim Burton’s The Corpse Bride (Warner Brothers): 2750 plus locations

Friday, September 30, 2005

Oliver Twist (TriStar Pictures): 2000 plus locations

Serenity (Universal Pictures): 2500 plus locations

Friday, October 07, 2005

Class Action (Warner Brothers): 2000 plus locations

In Her Shoes (Fox): 2000 plus locations

Waiting (Lions Gate): 1500 plus locations

Wallace and Gromit: The Great Vegetable Plot (Dreamworks): 2500 plus locations

Friday, October 14, 2005

The Fog (Columbia): 2500 plus locations

Friday, October 21, 2005

George A. Romero’s Land Of The Living Dead (Universal): 2000 plus locations

Friday, October 28, 2005

Saw 2 (Lions Gate): 2000 plus locations

Friday, November 04, 2005

Chicken Little (Buena Vista): 3250 plus locations

The Ice Harvest (Focus Features): Limited release

The Legend of Zorro (Sony Pictures): 3250 plus locations

Wednesday, November 09, 2005

The New World (New Line Cinema): 2750 plus locations

Friday, November 11, 2005

Jarhead (Universal Pictures): 3000 plus locations

Rent (Columbia Pictures): 2500 plus locations

Friday, November 18, 2005

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Warner Brothers): 4250 plus locations

Walk the Line (Sony Pictures): 2000 plus locations

Wednesday, November 23, 2005

Zathura (Columbia Pictures): 3500 plus locations

Friday, December 02, 2005

The Great Raid (Miramax Films): 1500 plus locations

Friday, December 09, 2005

Underworld 2 (Screen Gems): 2500 plus locations

Wednesday, December 14, 2005

King Kong (Universal Pictures): 4000 plus locations

Wednesday, December 21, 2005

The Producers (Universal Pictures): 2500 plus locations

Rumor Has It (Universal): 2500 plus locations

Saturday, December 25, 2005

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Buena Vista): 3750 plus locations

Friday, January 13, 2006

Freedomland (Columbia): 2000 plus locations

Friday, February 10, 2006

Curious George (Universal Pictures): 3500 plus locations

Friday, March 31, 2006

Ice Age 2 (20th Century Fox): 3500 plus locations

Friday, May 05, 2006

X-Men 3 (20th Century Fox): 4000 plus locations

Friday, May 19, 2006

The Da Vinci Code (Columbia): 3000 plus locations

Over The Hedge (DreamWorks): 3500 plus locations

Friday, June 9, 2006

Cars (Buena Vista): 4000 plus locations

Friday, June 23, 2006

Charlotte’s Web (Paramount): 3500 plus locations

Friday, July 7, 2006

Pirates of the Caribbean 2 (Buena Vista): 4000 plus locations

Friday, July 21, 2006

Monster House (Columbia): 3000 plus locations

Friday, September 29, 2006

Open Season (Sony): 3000 plus locations

Friday, November 3, 2006

Flushed Away (DreamWorks): 3500 plus locations

Friday, May 04, 2007

Spider-Man 3 (Columbia Pictures): 4500 plus locations

Friday, June 22, 2007

Surf’s Up (Columbia Pictures): 3750 plus locations

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