‘Gravity’ easily retained the No.1 spot at the international weekend box office after grossing a further $28m over the three days. The Venice opener was active in 38 markets and now stands on a solid $68m internationality after two weekends in play. Russia remained its most profitable market where a $4.3m weekend increased the film’s territory total to $14.5m.
‘Stalingrad’ opened in Russia and Ukraine and claimed second position after earning a strong $14.3m from the two territories. It is the fourth feature from Fedor Bondarchuk, who won the Russian Golden Eagle Award for ‘9th Company’.