Blighty's first digital 3D mainstream feature pic, "Streetdance 3D," has claimed the top slot at the U.K. box office, raking in £1.8 million ($2.6 million) over the three-day period and dethroning…
The 3D toon debuted at 4,359 Stateside locations, of which 2,373 were 3D-equipped.
Paramount and DreamWorks Animation launch 3D toon "Shrek Forever After" at 4,359 playdates.
For once, the weekend's domestic box office wasn't fueled by teens and young adults.
Im Sang-soo's Cannes competition player "The Housemaid," starring Jeon Do-yeon, topped the Korean box office last weekend, grossing $5.7 million from 679 screens for SidusFNH.
Paramount's "Iron Man 2" and Universal's "Robin Hood," hit their marks.
The metal of "Iron Man 2" trumped the Merry Men from "Robin Hood" on Friday.
High-profile British films -- lead by a quirky nanny -- have potential to grab some healthy box office returns overseas.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$59.2M Warner Brothers -3.25%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 0.67%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$58.2M Universal Pictures 0.07%