Ocean'sTwelveand The Polar Express both passed $100m at the international box officein a bumper weekend for Warner Bros Pictures International.
Ocean's Twelve added an estimated $20.9m haul on 4,900 prints in 49countries to raise its total to $107.3m. The picture is scheduled to open inJapan on Jan 21 and the UK on Feb 4.
Weekend highlights were second place in Taiwan behind Asian martial artssensation Kung Fu Hustle on $1.1m on 104, and first place in SouthAfrica on $526,700 on 69.
Key third weekend holdovers sawthe picture add $3.5m on 789 in France for second place and a $19.2m cumulativetotal, while it stayed top in Germany on $2.8m on 827 for $15.2m, and rankedfourth in Italy on $2.7m on 480 for $10.9m.
The picture also remained top in Spain on $10.1m after three weekends, top inBrazil after two for an unconfirmed total, while Mexico added $1m on 550 for$4.8m after two and Australia added $837,000 on 245 for $10.1m after four.
The Polar Express grossed $8.3m on 4,800 prints in 59 countries(including approximately $569,000 on IMAX screens) to raise its internationalrunning total to $101.7m.
Highlights were $1.1m on 670 prints in its fifth weekend in France for $10.8m,while elsewhere the picture climbed to $15.9m and $9.2m in its fourth UK andGerman weekends respectively, $6.8m and $5.5m in its fifth weekends in Spainand Italy, and $9.8m in its sixth weekend in Japan.