February 29, 2024
Margot Robbie star’s within the “Barbie” film. Picture through @SolaceCinema Twitter

The blockbuster movie “Barbie” has topped $1 billion in field workplace ticket gross sales worldwide since its July 21 debut, Warner Bros. Photos, a unit of Warner Bros. Discovery, introduced on Sunday.

In a press release, Warner Bros. stated the fantasy-comedy film has taken in $459 million from home theaters – counting america and Canada – and one other $572.1 million abroad because it hit theaters, for a complete of $1.0315 billion. The determine was confirmed by media analytics agency Comscore.

Oscar-nominated “Barbie” author and director Greta Gerwig additionally grew to become the primary feminine filmmaker to surpass the billion-dollar benchmark as a solo director, Warner Bros. stated.

This was the third weekend in theaters for “Barbie.” The movie drew $127 million worldwide this weekend – Friday by means of Sunday – with $53 million in home receipts and one other $74 million abroad, in accordance with Comscore.

“As distribution chiefs, we’re not usually rendered speechless by a movie’s efficiency, however Barbillion has blown even our most optimistic predictions out of the water,” Jeff Goldstein, president of home distribution for Warner Bros. Photos, and Andrew Cripps, president of worldwide distribution, stated in a press release.

Starring Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling as Barbie and Ken, the film sends Mattel Inc’s iconic doll on an journey into the true world.

“Barbie” ticket gross sales rank second this 12 months to “The Tremendous Mario Bros,” which was launched in April and has raked in a complete of $1.357 billion on the field workplace.