‘Aladdin’ Dominates International Box Office With $121 Million
Disney’s “Aladdin” is showing plenty of worldwide drawing power with $121 million overseas for the weekend, opening in first place in nearly all international markets.The reboot of the 1992 animated classic has received strong family attendance with a significant gain on Saturday and Sunday.
China leads the way with an estimated $18.7 million for its three days for a first-place finish.Disney said that in Europe, “Aladdin” is tracking ahead of “Maleficent” and “Cinderella” for the same markets.
The “Pets” sequel opened with $4.1 million.Italy generated $6.6 million for “Aladdin” in its second highest opening weekend to date in 2019, behind only “Avengers: Endgame” with a 52% market share.
“Aladdin” also posted the second highest opening weekend to date in 2019 in Spain, 37% ahead
Read full article