Over the weekend, Sony’s comic book adventure became the sixth-highest grossing movie in history with $1.69 billion at the worldwide box office (not adjusted for inflation). It passed “Jurassic World” ($1.67 billion) and “The Lion King” ($1.66 billion) to secure that spot.
Despite concerns about Covid-19, specifically its more transmissible omicron variant, “Spider-Man: No Way Home” has stayed a box office force across the globe. The movie has been so popular, “Saturday Night Live” poked fun in a skit with President Biden (portrayed by James Austin Johnson) practically begging people to stop seeing “Spider-Man” in order to curb the virus.
Spidey’s next box office challengers may be harder to surpass. That’s because spots one through five on all-time box office charts, consisting of “Avatar,” “Avengers: Endgame,” “Titanic,” “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Avengers: Infinity War,