Superman Henry Cavill’s ‘Man Of Steel’ Flies Past $500 Million Mark Over The Weekend, Faster Than A Speeding Bullet, Highlight Hollywood News

After flying faster than a speeding bullet into the biggest June Box Office opening in Hollywood history,  Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ “Man of Steel” continues to soar at the box office. The film crossed the $500 million mark on Saturday, June 29.
The announcement was made today by Warner Bros. Pictures President of Domestic Distribution, Dan Fellman, and President of International Distribution, Veronika Kwan Vandenberg. The film has earned $248.7 million domestically, and $271.7 internationally, for a worldwide total of $520.4, to date. “Man of Steel” opened at the top of the box office in the U.S. and Canada, with the biggest June release ever. The film opened at number one in many international territories, and continues its roll out with record-breaking bows. The film is still to open in Brazil and Japan.
The film continues to set records worldwide in IMAX(R) theatres, where it has earned an estimated $27 million domestically and $18.9 million internationally, for a worldwide total of $45.9 million. Dan Fellman stated, “This success for ‘Man of Steel’ is a great 75th birthday present for this iconic character. The film took Superman back to his roots for a new generation of moviegoers, who have once again embraced Krypton and Kansas’ favorite son.
Henry Cavill has proved his worth in Hollywood, and there are more big budget flicks in his wildly popular career.

 

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Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy:  Warner Bros. Studios
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