April 28, 2017  

'Gulliver's Travels' Excels in Global Box Office

January 4, 2011 (4:04 am) GMT
A Jack Black-starring comedy which takes on Jonathan Swift's classic opens to $24 million worldwide at the start of 2011.
'Gulliver's Travels' Excels in Global Box Office

has been transported to the top of the global box office chart - "" has kickstarted 2011 as the world's most popular movie. The big screen adaptation of Jonathan Swift's 18th century classic edged past Disney's "", grossing $24 million outside the North American market to chart internationally at number one, while ' sci-fi sequel is second with $23.7 million.

Comedy "", which maintained its title as America's top film for the second consecutive week this weekend, is at three with $22.5 million, boosting its worldwide gross to $175.2 million. "" and "" round out the top five.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Vin Diesel Makes Rapping Debut With Nicky Jam at the 2017 Billboard Latin Music Awards
  2. 'La La Land' Filmmaker Damien Chazelle to Helm Musical-Themed TV Drama
  3. Sylvester Stallone May Star in More Marvel Films After 'GOTG 2'
  4. Scott Disick Once Asked Kourtney to Marry Him With a Ring but They 'Never Spoke About It Again'
  5. Hailee Steinfeld Releases EDM-Tinged Song 'Most Girls' in Full
  6. New 'Gotham' Photo Sparks Speculation That Barbara Is Harley Quinn
  7. 'America's Got Talent' Books Laverne Cox as Guest Judge for Season 12
  8. Check Out J.Lo's Skin-Baring and Eva Longoria's Classy Looks at Billboard Latin Music Awards