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Fox's 'Deadpool' Tops Global Weekend Box Office Again With $71M


comScore (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Feb. 28, 2016, as compiled by the company's theatrical measurement services.

comScore's Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, "Fox's (NASDAQ: FOXA) 'Deadpool' makes it three for three at the top of the global box office as it adds another $71 million this weekend and thus brings its total to an incredible $609.7 million. Lionsgate's (NYSE: LGF) epic fantasy adventure, 'Gods of Egypt' made its debut on the global stage and drew $38.2 million in 68 international territories plus North America. China's record-breaking 'Mei Ren Yu' (The Mermaid) adds an additional $28.7 million for a whopping $487 million to date."

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