Disney,miracle‘s Black Panther: Wakanda Forever out for one $10.1M 17. start in international box office Market on Wednesday. This is preceded by an ongoing offshore rollout and the domestic debut of the sequel on Friday (domestic previews begin Thursday).
In like-for-likes, 225% ahead of the overall result of the first day black adam45% ahead Batman27% down from original black Panther (which had the advantage of opening during the Lunar New Year in Asia) and down 31% Thor: Love and Thunder (which is open during the summer holidays).
on Wednesday, Ryan Coogler-directed wakanda forever Among the big companies debuted in France, Germany, Italy and Korea.
It was No. 1 in all markets, led by France ($2.2M) for the third highest opening day of 2022 and with 70% market share.
In Korea3 overseas grosser on the original film, Wednesday’s bow was $1.4M (not including international totals of $2.25M and up as of today). The film dominated the drama, but as we have noted in our PreviewIt could be a hammock – the country is coming out of a period of mourning following a national tragedy.
Indonesia And Germany Were also on Wednesday with $900K each. East 4. Landedth Highest opening day and an incredible 99% market share during the pandemic era.
Thailand Ranked in top 5 with 97% share with $800K on Wednesday.
A huge swath of Latin America bows out today, and previews are good at $4M (not including $10.1M above). Despite being only a preview, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever 1 across the region on Wednesday, which includes both Brazil and Mexico.
The offshore rollout continues today and tomorrow, with domestic engagements on Friday.
We will continue to update throughout the weekend.