Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios’ Spider-Man: Far From Home opened to $39.3 million on Tuesday at the domestic box office, making it the biggest Tuesday opening of all time, surpassing the previous record of $35 million set by 2012’s The Amazing Spider-Man starring Andrew Garfield.
Sony is projecting that the film will make $125 million over the first six days, but some estimates have that number being higher. Far From Home was made for $160 million.
Last weekend, the Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel launched in China, Japan and Hong Kong with an impressive $111 million.
Spider-Man: Homecoming opened in July of 2017 and grossed $880 million worldwide, with $334.2 million coming from North America and $545.9 million from overseas markets, including $116.3 million from China alone.
Peter Parker returns in Sony Pictures‘ Spider-Man: Far From Home, the next chapter of the Spider-Man: Homecoming series! Our friendly neighborhood Super Hero decides to join his best friends Ned, MJ, and the rest of the gang on a European vacation. However, Peter’s plan to leave super heroics behind for a few weeks are quickly scrapped when he begrudgingly agrees to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of several elemental creature attacks, creating havoc across the continent!
Jon Watts directed again from a script by Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers. Kevin Feige and Amy Pascal produced the film.