Star Wars: The Last Jedi to pass magic $1 billion mark

01 January, 2018, 00:48 | Author: Dustin Murphy
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That brings the film's global box office total to $523.3 million. It is pacing 36 percent of ahead of last year's Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Mark Hamill initially felt upset by the way the character was written as well, however, the Star Wars legend later on admitted that he realized that Luke's path was what The Last Jedi needed.


According to The Hollywood Reporter, in its third weekend, Star Wars: The Last Jedi amassed another $19.1 million on Friday from 4,232 theaters, bringing its domestic haul to an impressive $483.8 million and $974 million at the worldwide box office.

The Last Jedi made a splash in its worldwide opening weekend. Disney-Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2", its "Thor: Ragnarok" and Warner Bros.' "Wonder Woman" all took in more than $800 million each on a worldwide basis. Pre-sales in that market picked up recently. With a domestic total of $523 million, it will also close 2017 as the highest-grossing release of the year, passing the $504 million made by "Beauty and the Beast" back in the spring. Let us know what you thought of Star Wars: The Last Jedi by giving the film your own personal ComicBook.com User Rating below. Fellow Star Wars actor Mark Hamill honored Fisher on social media, while her daughter and fellow Star Wars actress Billie Lourd visited the Northern Lights in memory of her mother. Its sequel and the final installment of the Star Wars sequel trilogy, Star Wars: Episode IX, will release in theaters on December 20, 2017.

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