Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul is absolutely in love with Cape Town! Check out what he's been up to here!

Watch Jennifer Lawrence lead a rebel army in the extended trailer of Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1

Fans sink into Cruise's Oblivion

2013-04-21 20:33
 

Los Angeles - Movie fans have slipped into Oblivion as the Tom Cruise science-fiction thriller leads Hollywood with a $38.2m debut.

That domestic haul comes on top of $33.7m Oblivion added in overseas markets, where the film began rolling out a week earlier. S

Sunday estimates raised the film's overseas total to $112m and its worldwide receipts to $150.2m.

Though many people were caught up in coverage of the manhunt for the suspect in the Boston Marathon explosions on Friday, it seems to have had little effect on how the film fared.

Oblivion took in $13.3m on opening day on Friday and $14.9m on Saturday.

That 12% increase is not unusual for big new releases, which typically do better business on Saturday than Friday.



 

- AP

Read more on:    tom cruise  |  us  |  celebrities  |  movies
NEXT ON CHANNEL24X

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Recent News

Matt Damon is being lined up to reprise the role of Jason Bourne. Read More »
Add your review

Ben Affleck is hoping to learn a lot from starring in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and hopes the motion picture will have a positive effect on his own directing talents. Read More »
Add your review

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.