The second part of 64 (Rokuyon), a local police drama, brought in ?354 million ($3.3 million) to top the box office in Japan during its opening weekend, with Zootopia holding on to the No. 2 spot in its eighth weekend in theaters and taking its total to $61.3 million.
International Weekend 6/12/16
|2. The Conjuring 2||$50.0M||$50.0M|
|3. X-Men: Apocalypse||$25.0M||$342.0M|
|4. Now You See Me 2||$20.1M||$22.8M|
|5. Alice Through the Looking Glass||$14.6M||$151.0M|
|6. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows||$13.3M||$55.3M|
|7. Angry Birds||$10.4M||$213.9M|
|8. The Jungle Book||$7.5M||$557.2M|
|9. Money Monster||$5.2M||$36.2M|
|10. Me Before You||$5.1M||$18.4M|
Zootopia took another $2.6 million on Saturday and Sunday. Its strong run in Japan, its final major market, has helped propel the animated pic past the $1 billion mark worldwide.
The second part of 64, starring Koichi Sato, directed by Takahisa Zeze and based on the novel of the same name by Hideo Yokoyama, comfortably beat the $2.4 million bow of the first half of the double-header last month.
Botanical Books (Shokubutsu Zukan: Unmei no Koi) held on to No. 3 during its second weekend.
Deadpool dropped to No. 4 after topping the box office in its bow last weekend, adding another $2.2 million on Saturday and Sunday to take its cume in Japan to $11.3 million.
Manga adaptation Wolf Girl and Black Prince fell one spot to No. 5.
Meanwhile, Jodie Foster-directed Money Monster, starring Julia Roberts and George Clooney, came in at a lowly No. 8, pulling in just $565,000 from 46,000 tickets, albeit on a limited 182-screen release.
J.J. Abrams’ 10 Cloverfield Lane gets its Japan release this Friday.