Lightning Strikes Thrice For Thor At The Box Office


LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) — After a big international opening last week, Disney's "Thor: Ragnarok" took domestic theaters by storm, opening in North America to an estimated $121m.

The movie, Disney and Marvel’s third entry into the "Thor" series, also continued its roll internatioanlly, adding a total of $272.4M worldwide in all markets over the weekend.

"Ragnarok‘s" weekend results propelled it to the fourth-largest debut of 2017, behind Beauty and the Beast ($174.8 million), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 ($146.5 million), and It ($123.4 million).

STX Entertainment's "A Bad Moms Christmas" took the #2 spot both in the US and international markets, debuting to $17.0M an d $23.7M respectively.

The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, November 5, are below.

1. Thor: Ragnarok – Disney – $272.4M
2. Bad Moms Christmas, A – STX Entertainment – $23.7M
3. Geostorm – Warner Bros. – $20.5M
4. Jigsaw – Lionsgate – $20.4M
5. Suck Me Shakespeer 3 – Constantin Film – $12.3M
6. Coco – Disney – $10.4M
7. Eternal Wave – Shanghai Film Group – $7.3M
8. Blade Runner 2049 – Sony – $7.1M
9. Murder On The Orient Express – 20th Century Fox – $6.5M
10. It – Warner Bros. – $6.1M
11. Happy Death Day – Universal – $5.5M
12. Kingsman: The Golden Circle – 20th Century Fox – $5.2M

The top 12 domestic weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, November 5, are below.

1. Thor: Ragnarok – Disney – $121.0M
2. Bad Moms Christmas, A – STX Entertainment – $17.0M
3. Jigsaw – Lionsgate – $6.7M
4. Tyler Perry's Boo 2! A Madea Halloween – Lionsgate – $4.7M
5. Geostorm – Warner Bros. – $3.0M
6. Happy Death Day – Universal – $2.8M
7. Thank You For Your Service – Universal – $2.3M
8. Blade Runner 2049 – Warner Bros. – $2.2M
9. Only The Brave – Sony – $1.9M
10. Let There Be Light – Atlas Distribution Company – $1.6M
11. Foreigner, The – STX Entertainment – $1.6M
12. Victoria And Abdul – Focus Features – $1.2M