July 31 Update: Dunkirk
top Hollywood film; Despicable Me
becomes eighth biggest animation internationally.
Chinese action tentpole Wolf Warrior
2 grossed an estimated $125m at the weekend as the early tally climbed to $142m.Jing Wu
directs the story centres of a special forces operative pulled back into service when mercenaries terrorise nearby villagers.
The H Collective, the venture launched recently with backing from Chinese businessman Jian-hua ‘Kenny
’ Huang, holds North and South American rights on the sequel to the 2015 film that grossed $80m in China.
Warner Bros Pictures International
grossed $45.8m from 12,758 screens in 63 markets, dropping just 38% from last week. The war film stands at $131.5m internationally and has crossed the $200m worldwide mark on $232.8m.
Latin America produced $6.7m in opening weekend, tracking ahead of both Inception
and American Sniper
European, Middle East and African territories experienced a 27% drop from opening weekend and are still tracking ahead of American Sniper
and remain on par