The film's earnings are equal to 84 "A New Hope" opening weekends, 30 percent of NASA's Apollo program or a couple rivets from the Death Star.
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" had the best worldwide debut weekend ever: $529 million. (Video via Walt Disney Pictures)
That would equal:
- 1.007 times the opening weekend performance of "Jurassic World," the previous record-holder.
- 84 "A New Hope" opening weekends, adjusted for inflation
- 815,100 iPhone 6S smartphones
- 3,526 Incom T-65 X-wings.
- 0.37 Apollo programs. (Video via NASA)
- 8.6 SpaceX Falcon 9 launches. (Video via SpaceX)
- 0.0000000006 Death Stars. Keep saving.
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