Wonder Woman's a full-on box office hit!

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Wonder Woman's strong performance means it likely won't suffer the same fate, and both Jenkins and Gadot have expressed enthusiasm create another film chronicling Diana of Themyscira's journey.

As of Sunday morning "Wonder Woman" is looking at a $100.5 million domestic opening weekend and global receipts of $122.5 million from 55 markets. Directed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot under Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment, the film grossed an estimated $100.5 million at more than 4,000 theaters domestically, according to a statement from Warner Bros. Wonder Woman is already in a good position just after its opening weekend, working on a budget of $150 million. Compared to other superhero films, that's a better opening than Iron Man ($98.6 million) Doctor Strange ($85 million) and Thor ($65.7 million). But there's another woman who's also making headlines.

"It shows that superhero movies aren't just about men". Warners and DC's Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) is No. 5 on the list with a domestic debut of $166 million. I made Wonder Woman.

The success of "Wonder Woman" gave the summer box office a much-needed charge.

"This is a dramatic step in the right direction", Goldstein said. The animated release, in which a pair of students make their principal think he's a superhero by hypnotizing him, opened with $23.5 million.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, starring Johnny Depp, Brenton Thwaites, Javier Bardem, Kaya Scodelario, and Orlando Bloom, took the third spot with an additional $21.6 million, for a domestic total of $114.6 million so far.

Early last month, Disney/Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 landed at No. 9 on the list of all time superhero starts when kicking off the summer season with a domestic debut of $146.5 million.

The movie made $100.05 million in the United States and roughly the same amount overseas this weekend, according to Variety. "Baywatch" rounds out the top five this weekend with about $8.5 million from 3,647 locations.

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