Huwebes, Hunyo 20, 2013

Man of Steel tops June 12-16 Philippines box office charts!

     Man of Steel is an American superhero film directed by Zack Snyder, produced by Christopher Nolan, and scripted by David S. Goyer. Based on the DC Comics character Superman, the film is a reboot of the Superman film series that portrays the character's origin story. The film stars Henry Cavill in the title role with Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Michael Shannon as General Zod, Diane Lane as Martha Kent, Kevin Costner as Jonathan Kent, Laurence Fishburne as Perry White, and Russell Crowe as Jor-El.

The film is produced under Legendary Pictures, Syncopy, and DC Entertainment studios.
Distributed by Warner Bros. Philippines, the film premiered in Philippine cinemas last June 12, 2013. The Superman film earned P69.52 million on its first day of showing, breaking all time biggest opening day records in Philippines box office . It broke the record set by Iron Man 3 (P62.6 million) last April 24, 2013.

In the period of June 12-16, 2013, Man of Steel dominated the charts grossing P245.1 million. Number 2 movie After Earth grossed only P14.4 million.

Here is the chart for June 12-16, 2013

Though Man of Steel broke the record for the biggest opening day gross in the Philippines, it failed top topple the biggest opening weekend gross set by Iron Man 3.

Here are the top grossing films in 2013 (as of June 16)