The Force Awakens is fastest to hit US$1b mark globally
The Star Wars sequel sets the record in 12 days, one day less than Jurassic World
Tue, Dec 29, 2015 - 5:50 AM
The Force Awakens racked up US$153.5 million in the US last weekend, clocking the biggest Christmas holiday result and the best second weekend for a film in history. In the United States, the film has grossed a mammoth US$544.6 million.
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STAR WARS: The Force Awakens showed few signs of flagging over Christmas weekend, barrelling past the US$1 billion mark globally at a faster clip than any film in history.
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