Iron Man 2 Scores Big With International Box Office
Posted on Mon May 3, 2010 10:32 AM PDT

ironman200.jpgLONDON, UK (X17online) - Iron Man 2 brought in massive numbers with over $100-million at the international box office with a five-day overseeas launch.

The movie doesn't hit theaters in the United States until May 7, but Paramount Pictures wanted to get the sequel into overseas theaters at least a full month before the World Cup begins in June.

Box office reports show that Iron Man 2's $100-million revenue came from 6,764 sites in 53 markets ... with each per-screen average totaling $14,814.

Industry analysts believe the sequel will overtake the original in box office totals. Iron Man brought in a total foreign gross of $265 million.

Disney's Alice in Wonderland takes the #2 spot in foreign box office revenue with $591 million to date.

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