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HUNGER GAMES FINAL: $58.6 MILLION (Updated)

April 2, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Lionsgate’s Hunger Games dominated the domestic box office for the second consecutive weekend, adding another $58.6 million to its gross, which now stands at $248.5 million after just ten days. According to final figures, it nabbed an additional $34.8 million overseas, bringing its worldwide tally to $362.4 million. Warner Bros.’ Wrath of the Titans debuted in second place with $33.5 million domestically, slightly less than the lower end of forecasts; however, it grabbed $78 million overseas to open with a solid $111.5 million. The previous Titans flick, 2010’s Clash of the Titans, also displayed greater box-office strength abroad than it did in North America. (See separate item.) Relativity Media’s Mirror Mirror opened in third place with a mediocre $18.1 million. Sony’s 21 Jump Street was still jumping at the box office, dropping only 26.7 percent in its third week to $14.8 million, while Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax rounded out the top five with $7.8 million.


The top ten films at the box office, according to Box Office Mojo.


1. The Hunger Games, $58,551,063; 2. Wrath of the Titans, $33,457,188; 3. Mirror Mirror, $18,132,085; 4. 21 Jump Street, $14,830,066; 5. Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, $7,784,645; 6. John Carter, $2,029,500; 7. Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, $1,272,643; 8. Act of Valor, $1,001,906; 9. A Thousand Words, $902,587; 10. Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, $810,338.