It may not have been the box office smash that Warner Bros.
would have been hoping for (which, reportedly, has led to a major shakeup at DC Films), but Justice League
has ticked off another milestone this weekend with the DC blockbuster passing the $600 million mark worldwide.
By close of play this weekend, Justice League
has grossed $212.1 million domestically, and a further $401.3 million worldwide for a total of $613.4 million.
Initial reports had claimed that Justice League
would need to bank around $650 million to break even, given its $300 million production budget plus hefty marketing costs. While that’s technically still possible, it will soon have to contend with Star Wars: The Last Jedi
, which is sure to suck the life out of almost every other release over the Christmas period.
Should Justice League
fall short of that figure, it would also remain the lowest earner of the DC Extended Universe, with