... Where Mr. Carter is making more money.
Disney’s John Carter premiered worldwide on the weekend, and dominated the foreign portion of its theatrical run by grossing $70.6 million in its debut at about 8,300 screens in 51 overseas territories.
That’s in stark contrast with the film’s anemic $30.6 million opening gross in the U.S. and Canada. In an otherwise bland box office weekend offshore, the film’s robust performance provided a much-needed jolt. ...
On the animation side, Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked has run up $206 million ($437.2 million worldwide) and Puss in Boots now totals $387.5 million ($536.7 million worldwide.)