'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' Nets $47M Debut from 14 Markets

on April 20, 2014

tasm2.pngThe Amazing Spider-Man 2 hit screens in 14 overseas markets two weeks ahead of its North American premiere. The (latest) Spidey sequel scored the biggest overseas opening weekend of 2014 with a $47 million debut leading into the Easter holidays.

The sequel’s overseas roll-out included a $2.3 million tally from 50 IMAX screens, equivalent to a fantastic $47,000 per-screen average.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 netted a $15 million debut from the United Kingdom, the biggest opening of the year in the market, and posted the biggest Friday IMAX numbers for any Marvel title. Mexico caught $11.1 million in its debut, the biggest opening of the year in the market and 26% ahead of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Germany enjoyed a $6.2 million bow and Spain took a $3.9 million opening weekend, where the film finished in second place behind the blockbuster run of domestic hit Ocho Apellidos Vascos.

The Spider-Man sequel will swing over to Italy, Japan, Nertherlands, Russia, South Korea and 21 more markets next weekend.

Tags: overseas, The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Comments
  • alexander downey said on April 20, 2014 06:08 PM

    this sequel is terrible. its lame and boring. large parts could be axed and even then it would be only okay. the best character in it dies and that means no emma stone in part 3 which i sure wont be paying in to see. amazing me thinks not should be called the dull as dishwater spiderman.

    • kelvintage said on April 21, 2014 07:12 PM

      WRITE A SPOILER ALERT YOU FAT PIECE OF CRAP. No consideration for others, what a dumbass.

    • kelvintage said on April 21, 2014 07:13 PM

      Ban this prick boxoffice.com. Please.

  • optimum said on April 20, 2014 07:38 PM

    The only thing dull and dishwater is you. The good news is you'll spend the time you weren't watching ASM 3 learning basic punctuation.

  • optimum said on April 20, 2014 07:38 PM

    The only thing dull and dishwater is you. The good news is you'll spend the time you weren't watching ASM 3 learning basic punctuation.

  • ngophuocthinh said on April 21, 2014 05:09 AM

    This sequel sucks!

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