According to Paramount, Iron Man 2 has already grossed $100.2 million from 6,764 locations in 53 territories. The sequel boasts the 2nd biggest international opening for Marvel behind Spider-Man 3.
UK: $12.2 million from 528 locations, which marks a 49 percent increase over Iron Man in local currency.
Korea: $10.8 million from 855 locations, which is 25 percent more than Spider-Man 2, 125 percent better than The Dark Knight and 79 percent ahead of Iron Man.
Iron Man 2 also helped IMAX set a new international 2D record with $2.25 million from 48 screens.
BoxOffice.com is currently predicting a $150 million opening weekend for the film when it hits North America.