Update, Writethru: Quentin Tarantino
’s Once Upon A Time
… In Hollywood is having some hot August nights at the international box office with $53.7M from 49 markets this session. That includes 46 new hubs where the Leonardo DiCaprio
-starrer came in 30% higher than Django Unchained
to log the director’s best offshore opening ever, at current rates. Added to the Qt record debut in Russia last weekend, the overseas cume on the ode to 1969 is now $66.2M for $180.5M global.
There were No. 1s in 28 markets for Hollywood this frame, led by the UK’s 5-day opening of $8.9M (+76% on Django
). The Sony
film is rolling out through September and is coming off a terrific world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, while strong reviews and the marquee pairing of stars and director are resonating.
Also a major pairing at the box office, the Dwayne Johnson