Justice League reaches $481M worldwide and Thor is up to $790M
While Disney•Pixar‘s Coco won the domestic Thanksgiving holiday box office (check out the full box office report here), we’ve got an update on how Justice League and Thor: Ragnarok performed over the five days.
Warner Bros. Pictures‘ Justice League added $59.6 million over the five-day Thanksgiving box office in second place for a domestic total of $171.5 million after two weeks. The comic book movie is playing in 4,051 North American theaters and earned $40.7 million from Friday to Sunday. Internationally, Justice League ranked No. 1 again with $72.2 million from about 31,450 screens in 66 markets, bringing its overseas total to $309.8 million and worldwide sum to $481.3 million. Of the international markets, China is on top with $83.1 million, followed by Brazil with $24.9 million, Mexico with $18.2 million, the UK with $16.6 million, and Korea with $12 million.
Directed by Zack Snyder, Justice League stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Ray Fisher, Jeremy Irons, Diane Lane, Connie Nielsen, and J.K. Simmons.
The fourth spot belonged to Marvel Studios’ Thor: Ragnarok, which grossed $24.3 million over the five-day Thanksgiving holiday ($16.8 million for the weekend) to push its domestic total to $277.5 million after four weeks. Overseas, the film earned another $11 million and has now reached $512.6 million. That’s a worldwide total of $790.1 million. The first Thor earned $449.3 million worldwide and Thor: The Dark World took in $644.5 million globally.
Made for $180 million, the Taika Waititi-directed Thor: Ragnarok stars Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo, and Anthony Hopkins.