+ 4.5 CBS A/C KEZK-F wins by a hair (4.0-4.9-8.5) over + 2.5 iHeart Oldies KLOU (5.9-4.8-8.4) with a cume
lead of 62,300.
Most recently, "Pi" collected $1.6 million, up 2% over the previous weekend for a cume
of $114.4 million Stateside, while "Lincoln" fell just 9% for a weekend take of $1.5 million and a cume
of nearly $180 million.
#2 share -- 0.3 Lincoln Financial A/C WLYF (7.2-7.0-6.9 has a cume
lead of 186,700 ahead of #9 CBS Rhythmic CHR WPOW (4.3-4.1-3.9).
The Sony-distributed Oscar pic contender did stellar biz in Germany, where it dropped a mere 20% in its third frame to $6.4 million for a cume
of more than $30 million.
CBS WBZ/FM scores with the return of Patriots football 2.6-2.7-3.6 with Bruins and Celtics to follow, ETM Red Sox WEEI/FM 3.0-3.3-3.2 and scoreless ETM WEEI/A hangs .2 and a cume
less than their 50kw.
That equals the market's entire total for 2009's "Inglourious Basterds." France, meanwhile, added $6.6 million for a cume
of $16.4 million.
In Gaul, the toon dropped just 3596, for a $3 million weekend take and a cume
of $8.4 million.
The pic was able to hold up better than expected internationally thanks in large part to solid holdover runs in such territories as Japan ($6.3 million in its second frame, off just 27% for a cume
of $28.1 million) and Brazil ($2 million in its second, down 38% for a cume
of $6.4 million).
In Italy, the sequel dropped just 34% in its soph sesh, grossing $1.6 million in three days for a cume
of $4.4 million.
In Russia, "Breaking Dawn" took $6.24 million with a cume
of $27 million.
21, bowed in 20 overseas markets, cutting up $17.7 million for a cume
of $43.5 million after three weeks, while "Johnny English" continued to benefit from an international rollout timed to coincide with the holidays, spying $17.2 million for a cume
of $85.1 million after five weeks.
2 spot with a weekend perf totaling $4.5 million for a cume
of $43.1 million after three weeks.
Pic had its best showing in Blighty, where it earned $4.1 million at 429 locations, for a cume
of $11.6 million.
Top spot for "Afterlife" was Japan, where the fright fest improved 6% in its fourth frame to $3.1 million for a cume
of $45.7 million.
In the U.K., "Sex 2" took in $1.1 million, down 46%, for a cume
of $28 million.