‘Star Wars: The Force awake’ has shot up brand $ 2 billion in ticket sales worldwide, Disney said on Sunday, as the film landed in fourth place at the box office in North America, behind “Kung Fu Panda 3 ‘in the first place. The last franchise ‘Star Wars’ became the third film to reach the milestone of $ 2 billion, and is only the second to do so in a first version, Disney said in a statement.
Also set a national record with $ 900 million in ticket sales on Wednesday, so it is’ the only film in history to reach this milestone, “said Disney.
Estimates weekend showed that would rake in $ 6.9 million Friday to sunday for a grand total of $ 906 million since its debut last year.
Comedy “Kung Fu Panda ” computer animation ‘DreamWorks. – the third installment of the franchise – meanwhile earned some $ 21.0 in the second weekend away, box office tracker Exhibitor Relations predicted.