International Box Office: 'Madagascar 3' Leads Again
on June 25, 2012
International Grosses for the weekend of June 22-24, 2012:
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted: $30.1 million from 11,250 locations in 44 countries. International cume = $208.4 million.
Key territories, according to an official statement by Paramount:
Mexico brought in another $3.5M in Madagascar 3's third weekend to continue its #1 ranking at the local box office for the third week in a row, with a drop of mere 31%, lifting its territorial total to a fantastic $20.4M. France added a muscular $3.3M to the pot from 773 cinemas, bringing the territorial total to an estimated $18.5M. After the opening of Pixar's animation Brave, Russia still managed to gather $2.9M from 1284 cinemas, bringing its overall cume to a sensational $42.3M.
In Brazil, Madagascar 3 continues to impress by claiming an estimated $3M from 470 cinemas, pushing the cume to an excellent $22.9M, down only 27% and #1 for the third weekend running. Argentina also maintained a lock on the top spot at the box office for the third consecutive week, grossing a solid $1.8M, a drop of only 31% and bringing cume to a hefty $11M. 500 locations in Korea added $1.6M, a small drop of just 26%, bringing the Korean cume to a robust $8.6M.
Snow White and the Huntsman: $22.6 million from 6,780 locations in 60 territories. International cume = $160.4 million.
Brave: $13.5 million from 10 territories representing 17% of the international market. International cume = $13.5 million.
Prometheus: $12.7 million from 6,911 locations in 61 markets. International cume = $152.9 million.
Men in Black 3: $10.5 million from 75 markets. International cume = $414 million.
UNITED KINGDOM $1.5 (-35%) cume $30.7, #2 in the market.
JAPAN (distributed by Toho-Towa) $1.1 (-60%) cume $35.4.
GERMANY is still planted firmly at #1 for its 5th consecutive week. $.975 (-38%) cume $22.8.
FRANCE $.800 (-36%) cume $17.235.
AUSTRALIA $.520 (-52%) cume $16.7.
MEXICO $.375 (-47%) cume $16.7.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter: $8.1 million from 2,656 locations in 17 markets. International cume = $8.1 million.
Dark Shadows: $6.9 million from 3,600 locations in 57 territories. International cume = $143 million.
The Dictator: $4.4 million from 2,186 locations in 37 countries. International cume: $83.2 million.
Rock of Ages: $2.9 million from 2,500 locations in 24 territories. International cume = $8.6 million.
Marvel's The Avengers: $2.3 million from 56 territories representing 95% of the international market. International cume = $837.9 million.