Star Wars News: Rogue One passes $400M, Episodes VIII & IX updates and more
The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news from the last week in one location. If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars fan on everything from the latest developments to the latest toys. And maybe you’ll even share with them something that they might have missed.
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Rogue One News and Rumors
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story added $16.7 million domestically on Thursday and $15 million internationally for another $31.7 million day at the global box office. The Star Wars movie has now earned $221.9 million in North America and $197.9 million overseas, for a worldwide total of $419.8 million. The film will open in Korea on December 28 and China on January 6, but here are the top-performing international territories so far:
UK $35.1M Germany $18.1M France $16.5M Australia $16.1M Japan $11.6M Brazil $8.0M Mexico $7.1M Russia $6.8M Spain $6.5M Sweden $4.7M Italy $4.6M Poland $3.6M Indonesia $3.2M Denmark $3.2M Other $52.8M Total $197.9M