Date: 16th July 2001
REESE WITHERSPOON's new comedy romp LEGALLY BLONDE (2001) has shot to the to of America's box office. The movie took $20. 4 million (£15. 6 million), according to studio estimates.
SCORE, The (2001), starring ROBERT DE NIRO and MARLON BRANDO, was in second place with $19 million (£14. 6 million). Last week's top movie CATS AND DOGS (2001) fell to third place with $12 million (£11 million). (RP/WNWCAN/ES)