Wonder Woman, starring Gal Gadot, is riding a wave of positive reactions, and has crossed fellow DC movies, Batman v Superman, Man of Steel, and Suicide Squad at the US box office. The Princess of Themyscira has achieved another milestone. According to Entertainment Weekly, Wonder Woman has become the highest-grossing film of the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) at the US box office.
Helmed by Patty Jenkins, the movie earned $2.685 million on Thursday, bringing its cumulative domestic total at the time to $330 million, putting it past previous top earner Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Now, with an additional $4.35 million on Friday, Wonder Woman’s total sits at $334.9 million (Rs 2100 crore). Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice earned $330.36 million domestically throughout its theatrical run.
The movie still has to do a lot to surpass the worldwide total of BvS, which is $873.26 million. With $670.68 million worldwide, the movie already surpassed the international numbers for Man of Steel ($668.05 million) and the domestic total for Suicide Squad ($325.1 million).