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'Star Wars' pulls in $1 billion at record speed

Sunday, December 27, 2015 - 01:10

The force is with the latest 'Star Wars' installment at the box office, crossing the $1 billion mark in ticket sales faster than any other movie in history. Gavino Garay reports.

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The pomp and circumstance of Star Wars didn't go unnoticed at the box office. "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" crossed the $1 billion dollar mark globally with record speed on Sunday, becoming the fastest film to make $1 billion in history. And despite mixed reviews -- Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg came together in the comedy, "Daddy's Home," placing the movie at the box office second with $38.8 million in ticket sales -- well above the estimated $20 million opening. And third in the mix -- a film that looks at the life of the creator of the Miracle Mop, called "Joy." The biopic brought in $17.5 million in North American ticket sales.

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'Star Wars' pulls in $1 billion at record speed

Sunday, December 27, 2015 - 01:10