The new episode of Star Wars , The Force Wake , collected 529 million of dollars (484 million euros) worldwide since its release December 16, widely surpassing the previous record, held since last summer by Jurassic World .
“With the latest figures that have been communicated to us, Star Wars: The Force Alarm has won more than what was anticipated to establish a record $ 248 million in revenue in the US and 281 million internationally for a global record of $ 529 million since its release December 16 “, said, Monday, December 21, Disney studios.
These figures do not take account of Greece or India, where the movie comes out this week, nor China, which will see the film in theaters happen from January 9, says the company American. Jurassic World had reported 524.9 million dollars for its release.
The Force Wake is likely to continue its momentum . According to the specialist company Rentrak, 83% of viewers absolutely recommend the film, “an incredibly strong figure” .
The episode VII had already broken the record revenue in the United United for a first evening (the film was broadcast at midnight Thursday night), with 57 million, and revenues of record at the close of the first day of operation, with 120.5 million raised for the sole day Friday. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows held the previous record with $ 43.5 million in one evening, and 91 million for the first day.
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