Alexander grossedan estimated $4m on 2,200 screens in 51 territories at the weekend, raising theinternational running total to $112.5m.

The picture added $1.3m for a $10.1m running total in its thirdweekend in Italy through Warner Bros International and was expected to ranksecond behind The Aviator.

In its third weekend in Australia, Alexander added $536,700 for $2.3m through SummitEntertainment. It raised its total to $10.2m in France, $10m in Germany, and$1.4m in the Benelux countries. This weekend’s openings include Japan.

The animated family title RacingStripes moved up one place to third on$578,407 for $5.9m in its fourth weekend in Australia. It opens in the UK thisweekend.

Around The World In 80 Days raised its international cumulative total to $44.4m,fuelled by a $669,793 debut in sixth place on 146 Italian screens that climbedto approximately $672,000 by the close of the weekend.

The adventurepassed 1m admissions in its sixth weekend in Germany, where it added $502,447on 389 for $7.8m and ranked seventh.