The Warcraft Movie has had a solid opening with $9.3 million and 1st place finishes in 11 international markets ahead of its US & China launches.
Germany opened No. 1 on Thursday with $2.2 million. Russia contributed to the 1st place launch with 2.8 million, which is the second-biggest opening day of 2016 behind only Deadpool. In total its the 7th biggest opening day of all time in Russia. France adds $983,000 and a two-day total of $1.5 million. Austria opened on Thursday with $280,000 along with a 48% market share.
Other Countries #1
The Warcraft Movie marked a aNo. 1 opening in Denmark, Egypt, Hungary, Indonesia, Lebanon, Switzerland, Thailand and the UAE. The film's price tag is $160 million. It will launch this weekend in Norway and Sweden.
Warcraft Movie Information
Warcraft is based on Blizzard Entertainment's original RTS games. The director is Duncan Jones. The piece was written by Jones and Charles Leavitt. Movie stars starring in the movie are Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Ben Schnetzer, Rob kazinsky and Daniel Wu.
Tracking in the US is showing a $28 million opening weekend.
If you still aren't sure about the movie, make sure to watch the trailer below! IMDB gives the movie a rating of 8.2/10.