‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Is The First Pandemic-Era Movie To Cross $1 Billion Mark Worldwide

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Tom Holland starrer ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ has become the first movie to surpass the $1 billion mark at the global box office in the pandemic era. One of the most-anticipated movies of the year, the Jon Watts directorial not only brought the previous versions of Spider-Man back on the silver screen but re-introduced the audience to a couple of iconic villains from the past as well. While Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield cameo appearance left everyone stunned, the return of Spider-Man’s arch-nemesis: Doc Ock (Alfred Molina), Green Goblin (Willem Dafoe), Sandman (Thomas Haden Church), Electro (Jamie Foxx), Lizard (Rhys Ifans) turned out to be a masterstroke. And given the massive hype surrounding the movie, it seems to be gaining more momentum and inching closer towards newer records.

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Given the box office trends in domestic and international circuits, ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ has managed to cross the $1 billion mark worldwide within just two weeks. Confirming the news, Sony Pictures penned a thank you note to all the fans and wrote, “Thanks to the fans for supporting #SpiderManNoWayHome, which crossed $1 BILLION at the global box office after just 12 days!”

While Marvel and Sony’s collaboration has turned out to be quite successful, producer Amy Pascal, in a recent interview had revealed that this ain’t the last Spider-Man movie. While she hinted at another trilogy starring Holland, Marvel head-honcho Kevin Feige revealed that the fourth movie of the popular franchise is already in development.

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According to a Variety report, Daniel Craig’s last outing as James Bond ‘No Time to Die’ was the highest-grossing pandemic-era movie to dominate the global box office with $774 million. But with ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ surpassing the stupendous figure, despite tough competition from ‘The Matrix Resurrections’ and ‘The King’s Man’, Marvel looks to end the year on a good and profitable note.

Apart from ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ juggernaut run at the box office, the Tom Holland starrer also earned the highest audience score in the history of Rotten Tomatoes, in addition to securing a place in IMDb’s Top 10 best-rated movies of all time.

SEE ALSO: ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’: Tom Holland Starrer Earns The Highest Audience Score In Rotten Tomatoes History

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