Jurassic World has exceed expectations and made over half a billion dollars on opening weekend, globally!
They earned so far a whooping $511. 8 million worldwide. These are the numbers: the movie earned $204. 6 million which means they are just $2.8 million shy of beating The Avengers. And in the rest of the world, they earned $307.2 million, just 7 million short of beating Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2.
Apart from it’s themes of nostalgia, dinosaurs, edge of your seat action and great effects and images as to why it attracted masses of viewers, part of it’s success comes from big numbers at IMAX, and premium large format theaters. Indeed that half of the profits came from 3D cinemas.
Such a long way for the film franchise. When the first film came out, Jurassic Park, it only earned $47,026,828 on the opening weekend.
Source: The Verge