‘Wonder Woman’ sets record with over $100 million opening weekend

Update: Wonder Woman made even more money than what was originally reported! Warner Bros. says it made $103.1 million over the weekend.

As predicted, Wonder Woman had a huge opening weekend! The Patty Jenkins directed movie made $100.5 million in its domestic box office debut, setting a record for the biggest opening of all time for a female director.

Internationally, Wonder Woman also opened up big, bringing in another $122.5 million for a combined total of $223 million world wide.

“Patty’s vision mesmerized the audience. She is a real talent,” said Warner Bros. domestic distribution president Jeff Goldstein. “Clearly, this is a movie that is resonating with moviegoers around the globe.”

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter