Magazine article Screen International

US Briefs: 'Finding Dory' Passes $300M in Record Time

Magazine article Screen International

US Briefs: 'Finding Dory' Passes $300M in Record Time

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Disney Pixar's Finding Dory has become the fastest animated feature to pass $300m in North American box office, according to Disney.

The Finding Nemo sequel, released in the US on June 17, passed the box office benchmark in 12 days, reaching $311.2m by the end of Tuesday (June 28). That made the film the eleventh animated feature to pass $300m domestically and beat the 18 days that Shrek 2 and Toy Story 3 took to reach the mark.

Globally, Finding Dory has taken $433m, including $121.8m from international markets. It opens in Brazil and the Netherlands this weekend and has openings in Korea, Mexico, Japan, the UK, Italy and Germany still to come.

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