Good Day To Die Hard clings to No. 1 spot narrowly at overseas box-office

MUMBAI: 20th Century Fox?s A Good Day To Die Hard captured the No. 1 box office spot narrowly in its fourth weekend on the foreign theatrical circuit and managed to cross the $150-million total overseas mark ($162.3 million).

In China New Line/Warner Bros? The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey registered an income of $37.3 million in 10 days thus propelling the Peter Jackson fantasy epic to a $700-million foreign gross total and more than $1 billion worldwide (only the 15th title in film history to surpass that figure).

Warner?s also introduced Jack The Giant Slayer in 10 Asian markets like South Korea, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Philippines, Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Vietnam and in India.

Playing at 1,824 locations, Jack rolled up a total of $13.7 million -- more than a $7,500 per-screen average. Korea was by far the biggest market ($4.9 million at 507 sites).

With no new openings, A Good Day, the fifth part of action franchise starring Bruce Willis, grossed $18.3 million on the weekend at 8,199 locations in 67 territories. France was its biggest weekend market, throwing off $3.5 million and a No. 2 market ranking on the weekend at 665 spots. The France cume stands at $10.6 million.

Over a 25-year span the four prior Die Hard grossed a collective total of $694.6 million.

The 1988 original Die Hard drew $57.8 million in offshore box office, with the first sequel, 1990?s Die Hard 2, grossing $122.5 million. The last sequel, 2007?s Live Free or Die Hard, completed its foreign run with box office of $249.7 million.

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters, Paramount/MGM?s 3D co-production distributed overseas in most territories by the former, grossed $15.2 million on the weekend overall at more than 3,500 locations in 54 territories and lifting its total overseas take to $127.2 million.

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