McNary, Dave
July 2006
Daily Variety;7/31/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 19, p22
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the box office collection of American motion pictures in the international market. "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" recorded its fourth straight victory at an otherwise moderate foreign box office, drawing $55 million at 7,698 playdates in 40 markets. UIP's "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift" was moderate with $5.2 million at 2,500 playdates in 39 markets.


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