While Iron Man 3 doesn’t hit North American theaters until tonight, the third installment has already earned $307.7 million internationally. Just yesterday, on May 1st (a holiday in many international markets), the movie added $65.5 million.
Here are the stats and updates by territory:
- Iron Man 3 has already passed the total international box office total for Captain America of $192M.
Overall total $307.7M
The film opened in China, Germany, South Africa and Thailand yesterday. Highlights include:
China – Iron Man 3 posted an estimated $21.5M for its opening day, representing the highest opening day in box office history and is more than The Avengers opening weekend ($18M Sat-Sun).
Thailand – Iron Man 3 opened on National Labor Day to post the highest opening day and single day in industry history there.
South Africa – Iron Man 3 posted the single biggest box office day of all-time.