GLOBAL REPORT: 'The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies' Passes $800 Million; 'Taken 3' Nears $100 Million Overseas; 'Seventh Son' Passes $60 Million Before North American Debut
on January 18, 2015
Taken 3 grossed another $31.4 million overseas, pushing its cume to $99 million. The action flick's top international market this weekend was the UK with $5.4 million from 800 locations. The global cume is now $147.8 million.
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb raked in $17.8 million for an overseas total of $179.9 million. Globally, Secret of the Tomb is up to $280.8 million.
Penguins of Madagascar earned $16.3 million, pushing its overseas cume to $225.6 million. The animated effort is now up to $305.7 million globally.
A #1 debut frame of $15 million in China helped Seventh Son's overseas tally hit $21.7 million. The action flick has already grossed $60.5 million internationally before opening in North America.
Exodus: Gods and Kings added $10.9 million, pushing its overseas cume to $185.8 million. The epic is up to $249.8 million globally.
The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies took in $9.8 million for an overseas cume of $558.6 million. Globall, Five Armies is up to $803.1 million globally.
Expanding on its staggering North American wide debut, American Sniper added $9.3 million from 8 markets for an early overseas tally of $25.4 million.
The Theory of Everything snagged another $8 million overseas for a solid international total of $31 million. The global total is $58.5 million.
Into the Woods added another $7.3 million overseas, pushing its total abroad to $26 million. Globally, the musical is now up to $140.3 million.
Big Hero 6 tacked on additional $7.2 million internationally this. Disney's animated flick has earned an impressive $212.2 million overseas, and its global haul is $428.3 million.
Unbroken posted $6.6 million overseas this weekend, The Angelina Jolie-directed drama is now up to $21.8 million internationally. Globally, Unbroken is up to $131.2 million.
Blackhat debuted in 19 overseas territories this weekend, earning $2.2 million. Combined with the weak North American opening, the cyber thriller has earned $6.8 million.