Box Office Milestone: ‘Joker’ Hits $985M on Way to $1B

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Warners’ box office sensation Joker followed with another $9.2 million all the way in its sixth weekend as it races toward the $1 billion mark globally. Its worldwide tally through Sunday stands at $984.7 million.
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Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, which crossed the $400 million mark globally late last week, earned another $8 million domestically over the weekend for a North American total of $97.3 million. The sequel has been largely powered by the foreign box office, where it has earned $333 million to date for a worldwide cume of $430.5 million through Sunday.

 

At the specialty box office, Amazon Studios opened Honey Boy in four theaters in New York and Los Angeles. Filmmaker Alma Har’el’s critically acclaimed film, written by and starring Shia LaBeouf, posted a strong theater average of $72,206, one of the best showings of the year for a specialty pic.

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