Star Wars 7 Now the No. 3 Movie Ever With $1.73 Billion

It still needs many millions more to pass Titanic and Avatar, however.


The full global weekend box office numbers are in--and Star Wars: The Force Awakens continues to soar.

Disney's sci-fi blockbuster pulled in $145.93 million worldwide this weekend, propelling its global box office figures to $1.733 billion. The Force Awakens is now the No. 3 movie of all time at the worldwide box office rank, passing Universal's Jurassic World ($1.669 billion), according to figures posted today on Deadline.

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The milestone comes on the same weekend that The Force Awakens debuted in China, where broke records upon its opening on Saturday. Domestically, the film passed $800 million this weekend.

The Force Awakens still needs to generate many millions more to pass Titanic ($2.186 billion) and Avatar ($2.78 billion), which are the two biggest box office smashes in film history.

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