Fox International's TheLeague Of Extraordinary Gentlemen (LXG) is poised to cross $100m later this week after a $6.8m weekend haulraised its international running total to $96.3m.
The fantasy-adventure openedto modest success in its final five territories, including a $16,000 number onebow on six screens in Bolivia, and enjoyed a good second week holdover in theUK, where it dropped 33% and added $2m for $6.7m, ranking fourth.
Elsewhere the distributoropened Chandra Prakash Dwivedi's drama Pinjaar number one in India on a superb $569,000 from 156screens. It was Fox International's second biggest ever opening there behindDie Another Day in 2002.
The director's cut of Alien opened in five territories, disappointing on$447,000 from five territories including Mexico, where it opened eighth,Germany and Spain.
Legally Blonde 2 opened in Russia on $367,000 from 115 for anunconfirmed finish. Overall the comedy sequel raised its international runningtotal to $30.2m.
28 Days Later used a number two $230,000 bow in Taiwan on 53screens to elevate its running total to $35.3m. The horror film is yet to openin a string of territories, including Russia.