Overseas, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button remained the top film at the box office for the second straight weekend as it took in $31 million in 50 countries. Fall-off from last weekend was relatively modest in most markets, Daily Variety observed, with the film off just 11 percent in Japan, 17 percent in France, and 21 percent in the U.K. The film's foreign gross has now reached $118.6 million.

16/02/2009