Disney films are making big bucks in worldwide box office by reaching $4 billion in revenues this year.
Washington Post reported that contributing to the big bucks are Disney’s tie up with Marvel to bring to the cinemagoers top-rated animated and superhero films.
The success its latest animated movie “Big Hero 6″ which has now earned $148 million globally , just on its second week of release.
Other movies that hauled a spectacular dividends to Disney are the ‘Guardians of the Galaxy” with $770 million globally; ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier,’ with $714 million; ‘Maleficient ‘ with $748 million worldwide.
This is the second time Disney hit the $4 billion mark, the first time was last year.
The hit movie “Frozen’ earned Disney $733 million.
Deadline reported that there are upcoming movie for Disney, ‘Into The Woods’ which is a star-studded film adaptation of a Broadway musical.
It is set to hit the theaters on Dec.
In a related news, most of the weekend numbers are in and the Jeff Daniel and Jim Carrey’s ‘Dumb and Dumber’ reunion is at number one spot and is expected to haul in $38 million, toppling ‘Big Hero 6″ on second spot but still will manage to get in $36 million this weekend, Coming Soon reported.
The latest sequel opened strong on Friday with $14.2 million earnings, Forbes reported, which scored the film a great success 20 years after its first installment.
According to IMDb, the movie is about ” 20 years since their first adventure, Lloyd and Harry go on a road trip to find Harry’s newly discovered daughter, who was given up for adoption.” Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar” is at the third spot with $29.2 million while Ben Affleck’s ‘Gone Girl’ is still on the running with $4.6 million and a total haul domestically of $152.7 million.