×
You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

‘Maleficent’ Passes $600 Million at Worldwide Box Office

Maleficent” will cross $600 million at the global box office Wednesday, becoming the fourth film of the year to hit that mark.

The Walt Disney Studios release is now in its fifth week of release, and has made $205 million domestically and $400 million internationally, making it the biggest live-action hit of Angelina Jolie’s career.

Other films that have crossed the $600 million barrier in 2014 include “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” and “X-Men: Days of Future Past.” “Maleficent” is the 20th Disney film to pass $600 million globally.

The re-imagining of “Sleeping Beauty” is out in most major foreign markets, including China where it has grossed roughly $40 million. It opens this weekend in Japan, which marks its final international engagement.

More Film

  • Oscars: Lady Gaga, Melissa McCarthy, Olivia

    Oscars: Trio at the Top in the Lead Actress Race

    “Maleficent” will cross $600 million at the global box office Wednesday, becoming the fourth film of the year to hit that mark. The Walt Disney Studios release is now in its fifth week of release, and has made $205 million domestically and $400 million internationally, making it the biggest live-action hit of Angelina Jolie’s career. […]

  • Star Wars and Target Licensing

    In the New Retail World Order, Licensing Partners Become Competitors

    “Maleficent” will cross $600 million at the global box office Wednesday, becoming the fourth film of the year to hit that mark. The Walt Disney Studios release is now in its fifth week of release, and has made $205 million domestically and $400 million internationally, making it the biggest live-action hit of Angelina Jolie’s career. […]

  • Perfect Strangers

    Watch U.S. Trailer of Manolo Caro’s ‘Perfect Strangers’ (EXCLUSIVE)

    “Maleficent” will cross $600 million at the global box office Wednesday, becoming the fourth film of the year to hit that mark. The Walt Disney Studios release is now in its fifth week of release, and has made $205 million domestically and $400 million internationally, making it the biggest live-action hit of Angelina Jolie’s career. […]

  • Nickelodeon Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    Nickelodeon's Evolved 'Turtles,' 'Game of Thrones,' 'Hamilton' Among Licensing Innovators

    “Maleficent” will cross $600 million at the global box office Wednesday, becoming the fourth film of the year to hit that mark. The Walt Disney Studios release is now in its fifth week of release, and has made $205 million domestically and $400 million internationally, making it the biggest live-action hit of Angelina Jolie’s career. […]

  • Ennio Morricone

    Playboy Backtracks, Says Some of Ennio Morricone's Quotes 'Reproduced Incorrectly'

    “Maleficent” will cross $600 million at the global box office Wednesday, becoming the fourth film of the year to hit that mark. The Walt Disney Studios release is now in its fifth week of release, and has made $205 million domestically and $400 million internationally, making it the biggest live-action hit of Angelina Jolie’s career. […]

  • 'Lives of Others' Director's New Film

    'Never Look Away' Exclusive Trailer Debut

    “Maleficent” will cross $600 million at the global box office Wednesday, becoming the fourth film of the year to hit that mark. The Walt Disney Studios release is now in its fifth week of release, and has made $205 million domestically and $400 million internationally, making it the biggest live-action hit of Angelina Jolie’s career. […]

  • Screen Yorkshire Opens Film Office to

    Screen Yorkshire Opens Film Office With an Eye on International Production (EXCLUSIVE)

    “Maleficent” will cross $600 million at the global box office Wednesday, becoming the fourth film of the year to hit that mark. The Walt Disney Studios release is now in its fifth week of release, and has made $205 million domestically and $400 million internationally, making it the biggest live-action hit of Angelina Jolie’s career. […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content