'G.I. Joe' Knocks Down 'Jack the Giant Slayer' With $8.8M Weekend

on April 03, 2013

G.I. Joe Retaliation earned the top spot in Russia, as the action film knocked down Jack the Giant Slayer from number one and withstood the debut of The Host on its opening weekend. Joe will  $8.8 million out of the gate, out-grossing Jack by over $5 million in nearly as many screens as Bryan Singer’s fairytale thriller slid down 51%. The Croods continued to perform well through its third weekend, grossing $6 million –only 22% down from the previous week. The Host opened in less than a thousand screens in the country and earned $2.6. The Jurassic Park re-released fared especially well in limited release, cracking the top ten despite opening in less than fifty screens.

 
Movie Title Distributor      Weekend        Weeks  Locations              Cume
1 G.I. Joe: Retaliation  Сentral partnership 8,879,628 1 1,267 8,879,628
2 The Croods  20th century fox 6,054,343 3 2,166 22,000,481
3 Jack the Giant Slayer  Кaro premier 3,355,891 2 1,329 9,530,485
4 The Host  West 2,668,000 1 784 2,668,000
5 Oz the Great & Powerful WDSSPR 959,557 4 429 26,708,168
6 Identity Thief UPI 691,136 2 357 2,573,821
7 Maniac  NKI 222,165 2 335 882,983
8 Mama UPI 187,936 4 126 5,993,558
9 Jurassic Park  UPI 139,679 1 36 139,679
10 Möbius  Paradise 130,550 2 163 480,718





All grosses are based on estimates.

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