Dawn of the Planet of the Apes opened in Russia to a strong $9.8 million from 2,265 screens. The result is 135% higher than the opening weekend of its predecessor, Rise of the Planet of the Apes. The weekend haul puts the Apes reboot sequel as the top film in the market.
Step Up All In took a bold debut in Russia, where it grossed $3.1 million from 1,000 sites to finish the weekend in second place. The opening frame is 23% ahead of the previous entry in the franchise, Step Up Revolution.
Transformers: Age of Extinction kept the top spot at the Russian box office with a $2.8 million performance in its third frame in the market. The film screened at 1,059 locations and is the first title of the year to have kept the top spot at the box office for three consecutive weekends in Russia. The film has grossed a total of $41.8 million in Russia.
A Million Ways to Die in the West stumbled in its Russian debut, opening in sixth place with an estimated $807k from 533 dates. The latest comedy from Seth MacFarlane has grossed a total of $39.5 million overseas.
22 Jump Street fell 55% in its second frame in Russia, adding $1.9 million following last weekend’s second-place debut. The comedy has grossed a cume of $7.8 million in Russia and $81.7 million overseas.