« Spider-Man: No Way Home », starring British star Tom Holland, raised $ 467.3 million in North America and $ 587 million internationally, or over $ 1 billion over 12 days.
The new Spider-Man became the first film of the Covid era to garner more than a billion dollars, during the Christmas weekend in the box office, indicated Sunday Exhibitor Relations, a firm specializing in the film industry. « Spider-Man: No Way Home », starring British star Tom Holland, raised $ 467.3 million in North America and $ 587 million internationally, or over $ 1 billion over 12 days, confirming analysts’ expectations.
He thus joins « Star Wars: The Force Awakens » which had achieved this performance in 2015, according to Variety magazine, despite the spread of Omicron, the highly contagious variant of Covid-19 which is now disturbing the whole world.
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« Sing 2 », headliner of the weekend
With an estimated sum of 23.8 million dollars, « Sing 2 » was the headliner of the weekend. He beat « The Matrix: Resurrections » and « The King’s Man » which got $ 12 million and $ 6.4 million respectively.
“American Underdog,” based on the real-life story of Kurt Warner, who from supermarket worker to National Football League (NFL) top player, sits in fifth place with $ 6.2 million.
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