Star Wars: The Force Awakens sets box office record
December 19 , 2015
Star Wars: The Force Awakens has set a box office record for the opening night in north America, according to industry estimates.
The new Star Wars film made $57 million on Thursday night, beating the previous best of $43.5 million by Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2.
Hollywood watchers say the film is set to become the biggest blockbuster of all time. The space saga also broke opening day box office records in Britain and Ireland.