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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Grosses $153.5 Million for Christmas Weekend, Hits $1 Billion Globally!

Star Wars: The Force Awakens just broke the Christmas weekend box office record with a whopping $153.5 million haul!

According to THR, the seventh installment, starring Harrison Ford, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, and more, has made $544.6 million domestically so far and has surpassed the $1 billion mark worldwide.

Coming in second was Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell‘s new comedy Daddy’s Home, which debuted to an impressive $38.8 million.

David O. Russell‘s Joy, starring Jennifer Lawrence, took the third spot with a solid $17.5 million gross.

Rounding out the top five were Tina Fey and Amy Poehler‘s new comedy Sisters, and the animated flick Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip, which earned $13.9 million and $12.7 million, respectively.

Meanwhile, Concussion, starring Will Smith, placed No. 6 with an estimated $11 million.

Quentin Tarantino‘s new movie The Hateful Eight grossed $4.5 million from 100 theaters for a location average of $45,366.

The Revenant, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, debuted to $471,000 million from four theaters in New York and Los Angeles for a location average of $117,750.

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'Star Wars' Easily Breaks Christmas Day Box Office Record!

Star Wars: The Force Awakens continues to smash box office records a week into its stunning box office run.

The film has achieved the biggest Christmas day gross of all time with an estimated $40 million on Friday. It is on track to take in $140 million for its second weekend in release, which will beat the record for biggest second weekend ever, according to Variety.

The previous Christmas day record was held by Sherlock Holmes with $24.6 million and the previous second weekend record was held by Jurassic World with $106 million.

In other box office news, Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell‘s Daddy’s Home and Jennifer Lawrence‘s Joy are both opening strong in their first weekends.

Daddy’s Home is expected to take in around $30 million for the weekend while Joy will likely top $20 million, more than what was originally expected for both. Will Smith‘s Concussion is expected to bring in around $10 million for the weekend.

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'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Crushes Monday Record, Crosses $300 Million on Tuesday

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is achieving crazy box office numbers and it broke the record for the biggest Monday gross ever with $40.1 million.

The film reached a total of $288.1 million in four days and by Tuesday afternoon it had crossed the $300 million mark in record time. The previous record holder was Jurassic World, which reached the mark in eight days earlier this year.

At the end of its fifth day of release, The Force Awakens will eclipse the entire domestic run of Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones, which grossed $310.7 million back in 2002, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Stay tuned for more box office numbers!

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Shatters Records With $238 Million U.S. Debut & $517 Million Worldwide Gross!

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is officially the biggest movie of the year with a massive $238 million debut!

According to THR, the seventh installment, starring Harrison Ford, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, and more, brought in a massive $517 million worldwide!

It nabbed the biggest North American opening of all time and the No. 3 international haul of all time behind Jurassic World ($316 million) and the final Harry Potter film ($314 million).

Other records it broke included “the widest December release of all time (4,134 theaters), biggest Thursday-night previews ($57 million), biggest single day and biggest opening day ($120.5 million), first film to cross $100 million in a single day, fastest film to $100 million and $200 million, top theater average for a wide release ($57,568) and biggest Imax opening ($30.1 million).”

Coming in second was the animated flick Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip, which pulled in a solid $14.4 million.

Taking the No. 3 spot was Tina Fey and Amy Poehler‘s new comedy Sisters, debuting to an impressive $13.4 million.

Rounding out the top five were The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 and Michael B. Jordan‘s Creed, which earned $5.6 million and $5 million, respectively.

Meanwhile, the star-studded flick The Big Short, boasting a cast of Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, and Steve Carell, grossed an additional $350,000 from eight theaters for a location average of $43,750 and total of $1.3 million so far.

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'Star Wars' Will Shatter Box Office Records with $250-275 Million Opening Weekend!

The initial estimates for Star Wars: The Force Awakens‘ opening weekend box office totals are in and the numbers are mind-boggling. The film will potentially bring in $250-275 million in its first three days of release!

After grossing $57 million in Thursday night preview screenings (which are added to the Friday total), the film is on track to have an opening day between $130-$145 million, according to Deadline. This would make the film the first movie to cross the $100 million mark in just one day.

The previous opening day record was held by Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, which grossed $91 million on its first day of release in 2011.

The Force Awakens will easily beat Jurassic World‘s opening weekend record of $208.8 million. Stay tuned for more details!!!

'Mockingay' Beats 'In the Heart of the Sea' at Weekend Box Office

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 won the box office for the fourth weekend in a row, earning an additional $11.3 million for a domestic total of $244.5 million so far!

According to THR, the final installment, starring Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, and Josh Hutcherson, has made $564.6 million worldwide.

Coming in at No. 2 was Chris Hemsworth‘s new film In the Heart of the Sea, which cost $100 million to make and opened to $11 million.

Taking the third spot was Disney and Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur, which brought in an additional $10.5 million for a domestic total of $89.7 million.

Rounding out the top five were Michael B. Jordan‘s Creed and the horror-comedy Krampus, which earned $10.1 million and $8 million, respectively.

Meanwhile, the star-studded flick The Big Short, boasting a cast of Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, and Steve Carell, grossed $720,000 from eight theaters for a location average of $90,000.

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'Mockingjay' Keeps No. 1 Box Office Spot Over 'Krampus'

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 won the box office for the third weekend in a row, with a $18.6 million gross!

According to THR, the final installment, starring Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, and Josh Hutcherson, has made $523.9 million worldwide so far.

Coming in at No. 2 was the horror-comedy Krampus, which debuted to a solid $16 million.

Tied in third was The Good Dinosaur and Michael B. Jordan‘s Creed, which each earned $15.5 million.

Rounding out the top five was Spectre, bringing in an additional $5.4 million.

Meanwhile, the Mother Theresa biopic, The Letters, made $802,000 from 886 theaters.

Spike Lee‘s Chi-Raq, came in at No. 13 with $1.3 million from 305 theaters, for a location average of $4,092.

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