Captain America: The Winter Soldier enjoyed a $7.4 million debut in Russia. The strong debut is close to the original’s $8.6 million lifetime total in Russia, and nearly twice the amount of its predecessor’s $4.2 million opening weekend.
Noah collected $6.2 million from 946 cinemas in its second weekend in Russia, a 63% slide from its opening weekend. The local cume for the Biblical epic is now up to $26.6 million after only 11 days in release.
Noah took a thundering $17.2 million debut in Russia, becoming the biggest non-sequel opener of all time in the market and registering the fourth highest debut of any film in the market's history. The biblical epic recorded Paramount's biggest opening weekend of all time in the market.
Rio 2 posted a strong hold despite Noah flooding most of the country's screens. The animated sequel earned $6.3 million in its first hold from 2,478 screens and crossed the $20 million mark after only ten days in release. Rio 2 has grossed a total of $21 million in Russia. The Raid 2 opened in limited release and finished its first weekend in the market with a $316k bow.
Top 10 Films in Russia. March 28-30, 2014.
Noah took a thundering start in Russia, posting the biggest opening of all time for a non-sequel and the #4 opening of any film to ever hit the market. The biblical epic collected a $17.2 million haul from its Russian debut, making it the largest opening weekend ever for Paramount in Russia. Noah’s opening figures are 181% higher than Inception and 165% ahead of Gravity.