Russia, UK, France power ‘Ford v Ferrari’ to box office crown as ‘Joker’ surges past $1bn global (update)
Sony’s Charlie’s Angels arrives in 26 markets on $19.3m.
“[The UK is] a strong DC market,” said Warner Bros’ Andrew Cripps.
Also opening this weekend are ‘Le Mans ‘66’, ‘The Report’.
Wide day-and-date launches for Charlie’s Angels, Ford v Ferrari.
The Warner Bros hit has now grossed £54.3m in the UK.
Roland Emmerich wartime action drama Midway earns estimated $21.6m through AGC Studios licensees.
Bill Condon’s ‘The Good Liar’, Roland Emmerich’s ‘Midway’ also open this weekend.
The film passed previous record holder ‘The Full Monty’.
Carlos Gutierrez Medrano directed, Estefani Gaona produced.
The distributor carefully targeted a demographic of women over the age of 40, in particular parents, educators, teachers and care professionals.
The supervillain origin story is in the all-time UK top 40.
Disney’s Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil a day away from crossing $300m internationally.
The supervillain story has now hit £46.7m.