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'Star Wars' movie 'Rise of Skywalker' debuts with $374 mln globally

LOS ANGELES, Dec 22 (Reuters) - “Star Wars” movie “The Rise of Skywalker” opened in theaters with $374 million in global ticket sales over the weekend as fans rushed to see the final chapter in the long-running film saga, distributor Walt Disney Co said on Sunday.

Roughly $176 million of the total came from the United States and Canada, ranking as the 12th-biggest opening of all time in the world’s largest film market.

Reporting by Lisa Richwine; Editing by Lisa Shumaker

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