THUNDERBIRDS

Budget: $57m Financed by: Working Title; StudioCanal
Domestic Gross: $6,880,917 Domestic Distributor: Universal
Overseas Gross: $21,402,720

thunderbirds Thunderbirds was financed by the UK based Universal owned Working Title and also StudioCanal.  Universal distributed the $57m family film in the US and the poorly reviewed Thunderbirds flopped opening weekend with a disastrous $2,766,810 and it saw a 54.5% second weekend decline to $1,257,785.  Thunderbirds dropped 82.1% in its third frame to $224,755 and was out of release after four weeks with only $6,880,917.  Thunderbirds pulled in ok numbers in the UK with $10.1m, which was the strongest worldwide territory, but the film flopped in every other market, grossing an overseas total of $21,402,720.  Universal dumped the film straight to video in Italy and a few smaller markets.