Black Panther's claws keep making cash.
Disney confirmed Monday that cleared $700 million in US box office receipts over the weekend, making the Marvel movie the third to hit the milestone, according to Box Office Mojo. 2015's Star Wars: The Force Awakens and 2009's Avatar previously reached the cinematic benchmark.
Black Panther's continued screening in US theaters is a testament to its popularity. The movie was released in February.
Disney said the superhero movie, which stars Box Office Mojo., has made $646.7 million internationally bringing the combined total to more than $1.3 billion made so far. Black Panther is the second-most successful film of the year behind , which has made over $2 billion, according to
First published Aug. 5, 2018 at 12:38 p.m. PT.
Update Aug. 6 at 12:13 p.m. PT: Adds confirmation from Disney.