Well it’s safe to say Star Wars mania has taken over the world once more. Star Wars: The Force Awakens has brought in 2016 with style becoming Disney’s top-grossing film of all time in North America.
The new Star Wars sequel also overtook Frozen at the worldwide box office, to become the eighth biggest-grossing film of all-time.
The blockbuster officially released on December 18 has made an excess of $1.29 billion globally also beating Marvel’s The Avengers to become the fourth most successful movie ever released in North America by making $629 million in just 13 days. The film is still yet to open in one of the world’s biggest movie markets, China, on the 9th of January. Film experts are predicting the film will take Avatar’s crown of top-grossing film of all time in North America.
Exciting times, and it’s awesome to see the franchise return to the big screen with such a punch.
Bring on Episode VIII already!
Which reminds me, I might go see Star Wars: The Force Awakens again tonight.
How many times have you seen it?