Hercules posted the fourth biggest debut for a Paramount title in Brazil over the weekend. The action flick took a $4.4 million opening weekend from 466 sites in the country as it cruised to a #1 finish at the Brazilian box office. Hercules has grossed a total of $122.9 million outside of North America.
If I Stay opened in 226 screens in Brazil over the weekend, taking a $942k opening weekend haul. The teen drama posted similar figures to comparable titles like The Vow and The Lucky One and edged out fellow opener 22 Jump Street for a mid-table finish.
22 Jump Street struggled to get off the ground in Brazil in its opening weekend. The film took in $900k from 229 screens, finishing in sixth place on the weekend chart. Despite the slow start, the comedy sequel finished its opening frame in Brazil 66% above 21 Jump Street.
Lucy opened in Brazil with a $2.4 million bow from 348 dates, taking 24% of the market share in its opening weekend. The Luc Besson action vehicle starring Scarlett Johansson has grossed more than $150 million outside of North America and $270 million worldwide.
Into the Storm opened in Brazil this weekend, bringing in $1 million from its debut across 294 screens. The opening weekend haul placed the natural disaster flick on the top half of the table with a #4 finish. Into the Storm has grossed $47.7 million overseas and $89.6 million worldwide.