The horrorpicture Gothikastarring local star Penelope Cruz opened top in Spain at the weekend on $2.5mon 262 screens through Columbia TriStar Film Distributors International(CTFDI).

The decent debutwas part of a $4.1m weekend haul for the picture, which raised itsinternational running total to $23.9m.

Elsewhere, thedrama Big Fishgrossed $2.7m for a $19m running total and the drama Mona Lisa Smile took $2.4m for $49.5m in CTFDI markets.