"The Croods" earns another $52.5 million over Easter weekend for a foreign total of $140.5 million, while "Oz" jumps the $200 million mark; Fox local co-production "Dragon Ball Z" opens to a stellar $7 million in Japan. READ MORE
UPDATED: The big-budget tentpole will have to do especially big business overseas in order to recoup its hefty price tag; overall box office revenue plummets 35 percent as "21 and Over" and "Last Exorcism Part II" also underwhelm. READ MORE
Hollywood is bracing for another down weekend as new entries "21 and Over" and "Last Exorcism Part II" also turn in soft performances, while independent thriller "Phantom" is looking at one of the worst openings of all time.
The first big-budget tentpole of the year might have trouble hitting $30 million in its North American debut -- the same number "John Carter" opened to last year; Chan-wook Park's "Stoker" opens at the specialty box office.