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"Thor 2" slays competition

Writer: Dzamira Dzafri


"Thor: The Dark World" slays the competition!

 

6 Nov – Our favourite Asgardian Marvel superhero Thor beats out the other films to the top of the weekend box office (31 Oct – 3 Nov) with his sequel, "Thor: The Dark World".

Directed by Alan Taylor, "Thor: The Dark World" tells the story of how Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, and how that the journey will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save everything all over again.

The Thor sequel beat out films like "Arrambam", "Highland Tower", "All In All Azhagu Raja" and "Insidious: Chapter 2" in Malaysia, and "Escape Plan", "Carrie", "Special ID" and "Free Birds" in Singapore.


"Ender's Game" tops the charts in the U.S.

In the U.S., "Ender's Game", starring Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield and Hailee Steinfeld about the International Military seeking out a leader who can save the human race from an alien attack, debuts in first place on the U.S. weekend box office.

The film centres on Ender Wiggin, a brilliant young mind, is recruited and trained to lead his fellow soldiers into a battle that will determine the future of Earth. "Ender's Game" beat out "Bad Grandpa", "Last Vegas" and "Free Birds" for the spot.

Other new films that opened over the weekend in Malaysia are "Krrish 3", "Pandiya Nadu" and "Baby Blues".

Other new films that opened over the weekend in Singapore are "Krrish 3", "Sadako 2", "Passion" and "Free Birds".

Box office takings for the weekend just gone (31 October - 03 November 2013)

Malaysia
1) Thor: The Dark World
2) Arrambam
3) Highland Tower
4) All In All Azhagu Raja
5) Insidious: Chapter 2
6) Tom Yum Goong 2
7) Baby Blues
8) Special ID
9) Rigor Mortis
10) Pandiya Nadu
Singapore
1) Thor: The Dark World
2) Escape Plan
3) Carrie
4) Special ID
5) Free Birds
6) Gravity
7) About Time
8) Sadako 2 (3D)
9) The Butler
10) Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2
Cinema Online, 06 November 2013


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