Need for Speed continues gaining ground in China. The racing film is up to $57 million in the market, making China the film's global leader at the box office. The film's second biggest overseas market is Russia with $13.2 million, making China responsible for 43% of the film’s $130.4 million overseas cume. Need for Speed has only grossed $37.7 million in North America.
Mr. Peabody and Sherman enjoyed a $7.75 million opening from 4,000 screens in China. The opening weekend figures put the animated film in second place on the market.
The Monuments Men opened in 4,000 screens in China to claim a $4.8 million opening weekend in the market. The George Clooney film finished its opening weekend in third place.