Walt Disney Studios Crosses $5B In Global Box Office In 2015
The huge success of Star Wars: The Force Awakens has pushed The Walt Disney Studios to its highest year on record. Today, Disney will cross the $5B mark in global box office in a calendar year for the first time ever, surpassing the previous full-year record of $4.73B set in 2013. The Studio has also reached new highs domestically with $1.851B and internationally with $3.134B through December 20. (The previous best for each was also set in 2013 with $1.719B domestic and $3.013B international.)
These 2015 milestones were reached with outstanding performances from films across Disney’s brands, including Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron ($459M domestic; $946M int’l; $1.4B global), Disney•Pixar’s Inside Out ($356.4M domestic; $499M int’l; $855.4M global), Disney’s Cinderella ($201.1M domestic; $341.4M int’l; $542.5M global), Marvel’s Ant-Man ($180.1M domestic; $339M int’l; $519.1M global), as well as Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 2014 release Big Hero 6 ($305M globally during the 2015 calendar year).
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