Disney's Thor Debuts in N. America with $86.1M
Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT) today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Nov. 10, 2013 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials™ and International Box Office Essentials™ theatrical measurement services.
As the trusted standard for all studio box office reporting, Rentrak provides intelligence into overnight theatre-level reporting across the global theatrical market. Coupled with the official reported data, studios are able to analyze admissions and gross results in over 50 territories using Rentrak's suite of products.
Rentrak's Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, "Disney (NYSE: DIS) & Marvel Studios 'Thor: The Dark World' generated an impressive $180.1 million in a whopping 67 territories, easily hammering the worldwide competition for the second straight week as it enjoyed a solid North American debut of $86.1 million and in the process further demonstrated the power of superheroes in the global theatrical marketplace. The film's worldwide cume now stands at $327 million."
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013 are below.
1. Thor: The Dark World - Disney -