Date: 1st December 2004

The Incredibles continues to be a success

The Incredibles has taken 23.4m on its first weekend on release outside the US and Canada.

It took 9.6m from 494 screens in the UK alone, while its French debut saw it take 4.9m, industry website Screen Daily said reports BBC online.

The film - which tells the story of a family of superheroes, is the latest movie from the makers of Finding Nemo.

In North America it has taken 113.5m after being on release for four weeks.

It broke records for its distributor, Buena Vista International, around the world - becoming its biggest-ever opening in Israel, while in Greece it also broke records for animated films.

In January, Finding Nemo became the first animated film to make more than 264m in ticket sales outside the US.

At the end of 2003, it had taken more than 370m around the world.

Source: Press Release



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