The Force is strong with this franchise

How successful is Star Wars at the box office? In a word: Very. With the opening of Episode VIII: The Last Jedi tomorrow, the Star Wars franchise looks set to continue its vaunted success at the box office. Here is a look at their earnings at the cinema. (All figures are in US$.)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 13, 2017, with the headline 'The Force is strong with this franchise'. Print Edition | Subscribe