China Box Office: ‘Godzilla’ Has Biggest Opening Day of the Year

Godzilla” opened to monster numbers at the China box office on Friday with $10.9 million for the biggest opening day of 2014.

Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures’ reboot of the classic franchise outgrossed this year’s previous opening-day champs, “X-Men: Days of Future Past” and “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” and is expected to finish No. 1 in the region.

Directed by Gareth Edwards, “Godzilla” has earned nearly $400 million at the worldwide box office.

Pic has opened in all international territories except Japan.

 

 

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