Doctor Strange crosses the $600 million mark worldwide
Marvel Studios‘ Doctor Strange crossed the $600 million mark in global box office this weekend with an estimated $616 million through Sunday, including $205.1 million domestic and $410.9 million international. The film earned $18.9 million over the five-day holiday domestically ($13.4 million for the weekend) and added $9.8 million overseas. Doctor Strange is the ninth Marvel Cinematic Universe film to cross the $600 million mark and Disney’s fifth release of 2016 to do so. It has surpassed the lifetime totals of The Incredible Hulk ($263M), Captain America: The First Avenger ($371M), Thor ($449M), Ant-Man ($520M), and now Iron Man ($585M), making it the biggest single-character introduction in the MCU. The film still is yet to open in Japan (Jan. 27).
Here are the key international markets so far:
Hong Kong $8.0M
Made for $165 million, Doctor Strange was directed by Scott Derrickson and stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins, Mads Mikkelsen and Tilda Swinton.
Doctor Strange Crosses the $600 Million Mark Worldwide