IRON MAN 3 Makes a Huge Splash at the International Box Office

By AMC April 30, 2013

We discussed "Iron Man 3" on our AMC Movie Talk show last week and the consensus was that it's a great film! Apparently the enthusiasm was felt by the International audiences as well, as it opened this last weekend with incredible results.

The film racked up an estimated $195.3 million, surpassing the $185.1 million International opening weekend of "The Avengers".

Check out some of the international highlights below, celebrating this huge opening for Marvel/Disney:

- Biggest opening weekend ever in Argentina, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Vietnam, Taiwan, Philippines, Malaysia and Singapore.

- Biggest opening day ever in Taiwan, Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam and Malaysia.

- Biggest Marvel opening weekend in: Australia, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Netherlands, Finland, Hungary, Romania, New Zealand, Argentina, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Vietnam, Taiwan, Philippines and Malaysia.

- #1 film in every market and is the biggest opening weekend of all time in Asia Pacific and Latin America.

Robert Downey Jr. returns to reprise the role he was born to play as Tony Stark/Iron Man. The lovely Gwyneth Paltrow returns as Pepper Potts and Don Cheadle returns as Rhodes. Some exciting new characters are introduced with Guy Pearce, Rebecca Hall and the always incredible, Ben Kingsley.

Are you excited for "Iron Man 3"? Let us know in the comments section below!

"Iron Man 3" hits AMC Theatres this Friday May 3rd. Get your tickets now!

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