Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet, the latest installment in the long-running Japanese anime franchise, topped the China box office on its opening weekend, grossing $17.1m in its first two days.
Godzilla Vs Kong has cracked $300m in international markets, and now stands at $390.9m including North American takings.
Monster feature set to overtake ‘Tenet’ as the the biggest Hollywood film released during the pandemic.
After ‘Godzilla Vs. Kong’’s strong opening, distributors are hoping for a better summer.
‘Peter Rabbit 2’ posts strong hold in Australia.
Global tally reaches $285.4m
Tentpole forecast to finish five-day weekend on well above $30m.
Studio executives expect five-day opening weekend in $30m range.
The Warner Bros/Legendary title had the biggest opening weekend for a foreign film in China since the start of the pandemic.
Meanwhile ’Peter Rabbit 2’ makes strong start in Australia.
Monster mash-up launches across most of world this weekend, North America on March 31.
James Cameron’s epic has taken a further $43.8m since its re-release, for an all-time China total of $250.2m.
Disney animation delivered a strong hold in North America thanks to the reopening of cinemas in California.
Global box office was down 72% in the pandemic year, but digital home revenue jumped 31%.
The change for the Sony sequel follows move by Universal’s F9.
Disney animation ’Raya And The Last Dragon’ has passed $50m worldwide.
Sci-fi’s international haul reaches $2.05bn.
Disney’s Raya And The Last Dragon took $8.5m over the three-day weekend, behind Lunar New Year holdovers Hi, Mom and Endgame.
‘Raya’ tops key markets; ‘Chaos Walking’ in $6.4m global debut