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‘Captain America: Civil War’ scores $200 mn at global box office

MUMBAI: While it will be released in the US and in other markets like India this Friday, ‘Captain America: Civil War’ has made $200 million in the markets where it has been released.

Brazil, Mexico and the Philippines are some of the markets where it had a very strong performance. This is the latest film in Marvel’s Avengers series of films. The movie pits Captain America against Ironman.

captain america civil war1Meanwhile, ‘The Jungle Book’ topped the US box office and is expected to cross the $300 million mark in that country.

comScore has announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of 1 May, as compiled by the company’s theatrical measurement services.

comScore senior media analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, “Ahead of its North American debut later this week Disney’s latest Marvel release, the massively entertaining ‘Captain America: Civil War’ launched internationally this weekend to a phenomenal $200.2 million, setting multiple records including all-time industry opening weekends in Brazil, Mexico and the Philippines. Notably, China-based title ‘Finding Mr. Right 2’ had a stellar $51 million debut in just four territories.”

The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of 1 May, are:

1. Captain America: Civil War – Disney – $200.2 Million
2. The Jungle Book – Disney – $99.5 Million
3. Finding Mr. Right 2 – Multiple – $51 Million
4. Huntsman: Winter’s War, The – Universal – $16.8 Million
5. Zootopia – Disney – $13.3 Million
6. Mother’s Day – Multiple – $10.4 Million
7. Keanu – Warner Bros. – $9.3 Million
8. MBA Partners – Unknown – $7.5 Million
9. Phantom Of The Theater – Unknown – $7 Million
10. Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice – Warner Bros. – $6.6 Million
11. Barbershop: The Next Cut – Warner Bros. – $6.1 Million
12. The Boss – Universal – $5.7 Million

The top 12 US weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of 1 May, are:

1. The Jungle Book – Disney – $42.4 Million
2. Huntsman: Winter’s War, The – Universal – $9.4 Million
3. Keanu – Warner Bros. – $9.3 Million
4. Mother’s Day – Open Road – $8.3 Million
5. Barbershop: The Next Cut – Warner Bros. – $6.1 Million
6. Zootopia – Disney – $5 Million
7. Ratchet And Clank – Focus Features – $4.8 Million
8. The Boss – Universal – $4.2 Million
9. Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice – Warner Bros. – $3.8 Million
10. Criminal – Lionsgate – $1.3 Million
11. My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 – Universal – $1.1 Million
12. Met Opera: Elektra (2016) – Fathom Events – $1 Million