Jurassic World creates global box office record, earns $500mn on opening weekend

  • ‘Jurassic World’, the latest installment in the Jurassic Park film series, has become the first movie to take over $500 million worldwide on its opening weekend.

    Released in 66 countries, the fourth Jurassic Park film has been directed by Colin Trevorrow and co-produced by Steven Spielberg, the director of the first two films in the dinosaur series.

    Released by Universal Pictures, ‘Jurassic World’ made $204.6 million at the US box office and $100 million in China. Its total worldwide global earnings were $511.8 million.

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