"Turbo" Opens With Only $21.5M U.S. Box Office, But Better Abroad
DreamWorks Animation SKG's "Turbo" saw one of the studio's "lowest domestic openings," grossing $21.5M over the weekend to rank third at the U.S. box office, and $31.2M since its Wednesday opening. The animated movie "lost the weekend" to "Despicable Me 2." But "Turbo" is "off to a strong start overseas," grossing $22.6M from 28 int'l territories representing 25% of the marketplace (HOLLYWOODREPORTER.com, 7/21).