As Above, So Below registered a $931k opening at 403 dates in Russia over the weekend. The solid numbers weren’t enough to place the horror film on the top half of the country’s top ten chart, where it finished the weekend in sixth place. As Above, So Below has grossed $17.3 million overseas and $38.5 million worldwide.
Annabelle posted a #3 debut in Russia, where it grossed $2.1 million from 793 screens. The Equalizer led the weekend chart and The Maze Runner finished the weekend in second place with $3.2 million from 1,486 screens to reach a $10.8 million market cume in its second frame in Russia.
The Boxtrolls took a $1.1 million opening weekend from 880 dates in Russia. The debut result is 72% above Coraline and 28% ahead of Paranorman. The weekend box office placed the film at #5 in the country's chart.
Lucy is still alive and kicking in Russia. The Luc Besson film finished the weekend at #4 with $1.9 million from 769 date. The film has played in Russia for three weekends and grossed a total of $19.7 million and is the tenth highest grossing title of the year in the market.
The Maze Runner left Divergent and The Hunger Games in the dust, as the film raced to a $5.5 million debut from 1,783 screens in Russia. The opening weekend tally is 106% ahead of The Hunger Games and 185% above Divergent. The Maze Runner has grossed $49 million overseas and $81.5 million worldwide.