Simply three weeks after its launch, “Star Wars: The Final Jedi” has already raked in additional than $1 billion all over the world.
Disney (, which owns the “Star Wars” manufacturing firm Lucasfilm, mentioned Sunday that world field workplace numbers for “The Final Jedi” stood at an estimated $1.04 billion. )
Disney says that makes “The Final Jedi” the third-biggest movie of 2017 worldwide.
In line with figures from Box Office Mojo, which tracks the business, Disney’s “Magnificence and the Beast” earned $1.26 billion all over the world and Common Footage’ “Destiny of the Livid” introduced in $1.24 billion.
Nearer to residence, nonetheless, “The Final Jedi” is the ultimate in 2017. The movie handed “Magnificence and the Beast” as the highest home launch of the 12 months.
“The Final Jedi” is at present the eighth-largest home launch of all time with $517 million.
The movie marks the eighth installment within the “Star Wars” saga. It premiered in North America on December 14 to the second-biggest opening ever.
The largest North American opening of all time belongs to its predecessor, “Star Wars: The Power Awakens,” which debuted in 2015.
–CNNMoney’s Frank Pallotta contributed to this report.
CNNMoney (New York) First printed December 31, 2017: 1:19 PM ET
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