LOS ANGELES (AP) - `Spider-Man 3' is off and flying, with record-setting opening-day ticket revenues in Asia on Tuesday.
The film topped the first-day grosses for Spideys 1 and 2 in both Japan and South Korea. It enjoyed the biggest opening-day ever for any film in Hong Kong and South Korea.
In Japan, the film's first day brought in an estimated $3.5 million. In South Korea the take was $3.4 million.
`Spider-Man 3' stars Tobey Maguire as the comic-book superhero, with Kirsten Dunst as his enduring love, Mary Jane Watson.