Considered an Oscar contender, 12 Years a Slave earned $4.6 million in its third weekend.
Overseas, Disney's (DIS) Thor: The Dark World earned an impressive $109.4 million in its first international weekend. The Marvel superhero sequel opens domestically next weekend.
With the opening of Thor: The Dark World, Disney's cumulative international box office for 2013 has passed the studio's previous international record of $2.303 billion, which was set in 2010.
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