Variety reports that Ghost Rider has earned a total of $60 million in three days worldwide:
“Ghost Rider” galloped to the top spot at the weekend international box office with $15.5 million from 1,871 prints in two dozen markets, edging sturdy comedy “Night at the Museum.”
Sony saw “Ghost Rider” finish first in 21 territories, led by the Russian market with $3.4 million at 401 in the nation’s 18th largest launch, in Spain with $3 million at 415, in Australia with $1.9 million at 208 and in Taiwan with $1.5 million at 120. The Nicolas Cage vehicle also opened impressively in Malaysia with $760,000 at 60 and in Singapore with $725,000 at 40.
With its boffo U.S. debut, “Ghost Rider” has already grossed $60 million worldwide. It will launch next weekend in France, Germany and Scandinavia and move into the U.K. and Japan in the following frame.
We will have the four-day Presidents’ Day weekend box office stats for you on Monday.
In other world news, Sony Pictures is promoting Ghost Rider in India with a bus that you’ll have to check out. Just click here to view a pic and read about the bus.
Source: Variety, Advanced Dark