Movies

'Terminator' stays on top overseas


MUMBAI: A No. 1 Japan opening for the fourth title in the sci-fi action series, Salvation which has played overseas since May 27 generated $10.7 million from 729 sites. The film‘s China bow registered $9 million from 1,671 locations. In all, Salvation took the No. 1 spot in more than 30 territories.


Salvation‘s international cume stands at $165.5 million, of which $141.1 million originates from territories handled by Sony. During its second weekend in the U.K., the film finished No. 2 with $3.4 million from 875 locations. In France, its second weekend produced $2.8 million from 737 locations. The overseas weekend was moderate overall, with torrid temperatures in many European markets complicating box-office action.


Finishing second was Fox‘s Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, which took the No. 1 spot in its Mexico bow (grabbing a 38 per cent market share with $3.3 million from 1,150 sites) and ranked first during its second Korea round ($6.9 million from 446 screens). Overall, the family comedy, starring Ben Stiller, drew $17.9 million from 8,156 sites in 104 markets, raising its international cume to $176.2 million (vs. $143.4 domestic).


In third position was Sony‘s Angels & Demons which grossed $14.1 million from 7,110 screens for an overseas cume of $315 million. In Germany, The Da Vinci Code follow-up, starring Tom Hanks, finished No. 1 during its fifth stanza with $2.9 million from 1,041 screens for a market cume of $39.9 million.


Hangover finished No. 4 on the weekend with $11.6 million from more than 1,350 screens in 15 markets. The comedy‘s No. 1 U.K. opening produced $5.2 million, including previews, from 424 screens. A No. 1 bow in Australia generated $2.7 million from 226 sites. The film opens Wednesday in Belgium and Friday in Italy.


At No. 5 on the weekend was Pixar/Disney‘s Up, which continued its graduated foreign rollout by grossing $8.2 million from 2,243 locales in 14 territories.


Also out of the top five overseas was Universal‘s family comedy/fantasy Land of the Lost that ranked No. 5 during its second weekend domestically. The Will Ferrell vehicle opened at 670 sites in five markets for an offshore tally of $3.1 million. A No. 3 bow in Australia produced $1.3 million from 194 screens, and a No. 2 debut in Russia generated $1.4 million from 100 locations.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/28/sui.jpg?itok=HerknJdt
Usha International associates with YRF’s Sui Dhaaga – Made in India

Usha International, one of India’s leading household consumer durables company, proudly announces its association with Sui Dhaaga - Made In India produced by Yash Raj Films and starring Bollywood heartthrobs Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma.

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/07/26/kamal_5.jpg?itok=xRiIWXqM
Kamal Haasan talks about the pathbreaking films that inspired his career

MN+, the gold class of Hollywood movies associated with Kamal Haasan’s Vishwaroop 2 for Season 3 of Pathbreakers.

Movies Hollywood
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/07/26/ganga.jpg?itok=ccflQVvn
No. 1 Bhojpuri Channel, ZEEL’s Big Ganga collaborates with foremost Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan for a 7-movie deal

Over the last two decades, Bhojpuri movies industry has seen a revolution in the form of content, talent, and production.

Movies Regional
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/07/26/Zee%20Cinemalu.jpg?itok=XUZCLS1p
Zee Cinemalu Announces World Television Premiere of Superhit Romance-Idi Maa Prema Katha

Continuing to respect and support new-time actors, Zee Cinemalu’s World Television Premiere of Idi Maa Prema Katha stars the well-known faces from the small screen – Zee Telugu’s very own Anchor Ravi and Kalyana Vaibhogam-famed Meghana Lokesh.

Movies Regional
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/07/16/itefaq.jpg?itok=uI4jxNky
&pictures to air Sonakshi Sinha and Sidharth Malhotra?s spine-chilling thriller Ittefaq on Saturday, 21st July 2018 at 8pm

A CBI officer is assigned a double murder case which involves two witnesses who are also the prime suspects of the case.

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/07/16/monkey.jpg?itok=0potPgXf
Zee Action to air The Monkey King 2 on Saturday, 21st July at 8pm

Five hundred years after the Havoc in Heaven, the Tang Priest is appointed by Buddha to go to the West to fetch the sacred scriptures

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/07/14/ze.jpg?itok=FFtCj6MW
Zee to launch Zee Classic HD channel

The Punit Goenka-led Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL), is all set to launch Zee Classic's HD version.

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/07/13/shemaroo-india.jpg?itok=5OljtmuK
Shemaroo Entertainment Releases Padmaavat On Blu-ray and DVD for Cinema Lovers

Shemaroo Entertainment Limited, one of India?s leading global content power house, released the Blu-rays and DVDs of Sanjay Leela Bhansali?s magnum opus, Padmaavat- one of the most expensive Indian films ever made.

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/07/10/pvr.jpg?itok=46nizMNQ
Al-Futtaim, PVR sign MoU to explore opportunities in MENA region

Multiplex operator PVR signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Dubai's Al-Futtaim to explore opportunities to jointly develop cinema business in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Movies Hindi

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories