Actual numbers are in and “Jurassic World” has opened even bigger than estimated.
With the final figures tallied, Universal Pictures’ “Jurassic World” grossed $208.8 million at the North American box office. That takes it past the first “The Avengers ($207.4 million) to become the biggest opening weekend ever at the North American box-office.
At the same time, the film also nabbed a further $315.3 million overseas, taking it past the $314 million made by “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2” back in 2011 and thus taking the title of the biggest opening weekend ever at the international box-office.
The film’s combined worldwide opening stands at $524.1 million. It also helped push Universal Pictures past the $1 billion domestic and $3 billion international mark this weekend, beating the previous records held by Paramount in 2008 and Fox in 2010 respectively.
Source: Box-Office Mojo