Disney Animation’s “Tangled” reached top spot in Denmark, Norway, South Africa, Spain and Sweden over the weekend, collecting $12.1 million abroad to become the second-biggest picture at the overseas box office.
Second only to Black Swan, the Rapunzel adaptation was seen in 5,210 venues. It’s made $328 million in 52 countries abroad so far toward an international take of $522.1 million.
In Spain, the 3D film made $3.2 million in 612 locations for a total of $14.2 million over three weeks.
Outgrossing Pixar-Disney’s WALL-E ($521.3 million), it’s now the 18th-biggest animated film in movie history.
Warner Bros.’ partly animated Yogi Bear was tied with Paramount’s True Grit and No Strings Attached for the No. 3 spot with an estimated $10 million. Seen on 4,300 screens in 44 countries, it’s made $76 million overseas so far.
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