Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained stands at $67.5m following last weekend’s number one international launch and arrives this weekend in 10 new markets including Australia.
Sony Pictures Releasing International debuts Skyfall in China, where 007 has already amassed $17.9m in its first four days to push the international running total to $758m.
Fox International opens Lincoln in 18 territories and the film will be a contender for the box office crown given that it arrives this weekend in the UK, Russia, Brazil, Germany and Italy and Sweden. The historical drama has grossed $3.5m after one weekend in two territories.
Life Of Pi arrives in Japan and crossed $400m internationally and $500m worldwide last Tuesday . Parental Guidance has reached $30.7m and opens in Argentina while The Sessions on $3.9m opens in Singapore, Norway and Lebanon.
Warner Bros Pictures International reported that The Hobbit has reached $638m while Gangster Squad arrives in Germany and Russia and has grossed $21.1m from the early stages. Wong Kar-wai’s The Grandmaster opened in Taiwan last weekend on $560,000 and stands at $760,000.
Wreck-It Ralph continues to stride towards the $200m mark through Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures International and to date has amassed $178.3m. Frankenweenie on $45m arrives this weekend in Germany, Austria and Norway. Finding Nemo 3D has grossed $19.7m and Monsters Inc 3D $4.1m,
Working Title’s Les Misérables stands at $119.1m through Universal Pictures International. Zero Dark Thirty opens in the UK and France.
Lionsgate International executives said The Last Stand with Arnold Schwarzenegger arrives in the UK and France this session. The former California Governor’s first return to an action lead opened in Brazil and Mexico last weekend on $1.1m from 314 screens and $166,000 from 194, respectively. The overall running total is $3m. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 stands at $539m.
Paramount Pictures International unleashes Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters in 19 markets including Argentina, Mexico, Hong Kong and Taiwan and Flight starring Oscar nominee Denzel Washington in Italy.