'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Hits $1 Billion Globally In Record Time

By Matt O'Bryant

After just 12 days of release Star Wars: The Force Awakens has became the fastest film ever to cross the $1 billion mark at the worldwide box office. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film took in $153.5 million over the Christmas Weekend. Bringing the films domestic total to an impressive $544.6. The Force Awakens also took in another $133.3 million overseas bringing its international total to $546 million. Star Wars: The Force Awakens worldwide gross now sits at an extremely impressive $1.09 billion and the film has yet to open in China. 

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