Date: 30th October 2017
Disney-Marvel’s "Thor: Ragnarok" has topped the international box office with $107.6 million in 52% of overseas markets, a week ahead of its U.S. release.
The U.K. is the top market with $15.8 million, 27% ahead of "Doctor Strange." It’s the biggest October opening ever for a movie in the U.K. except for James Bond titles.
South Korea took in $15.3 million, followed by Australia at $8.4 million, Brazil at $8.3 million, France at $7.4 million, Indonesia at $5.5 million and Taiwan at $5.4 million.
Disney said the opening of the third Thor movie is 4% ahead of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2," which wound up with $481 million at current exchange rates and 22% ahead of "Doctor Strange." In many markets, "Thor: Ragnarok" posted the best October opening weekend ever.
Source: Press Release