Read the updated information at:Added international booty did make for a nifty haul for Johnny Depp and company, as foreign grosses remain key for studio tentpoles. Over six days in release, "Pirates" global cume hit $401 million, which surpassed the $382 million that Spidey caught in his web over six days.
The weekend tally for "Pirates" -- which at 4,362 sites saw the widest ever release at North American theaters -- shot up to $156 million, according to Disney estimates, with the inclusion of limited Thursday-night screenings, which added $14 million to the pic's war chest, and the Monday holiday take.
Previous pic in the "Pirates" series, "Dead Man's Chest," amassed a three-day take of $135.6 million in its July bow last year.
'Pirates' sails into record books
'Spider-Man 3' still on top