Steven Spielberg Is The First Director To Cross $10 Billion Worldwide Box Office
It was just a matter of time, really, before Steven Spielberg became the first director in only history to reach $10 billion worldwide at the box office, according to Box Office Mojo. Peter Jackson is about $3 billion behind him
The original Jurassic Park is still Spielberg’s biggest commercial success with $983.8 million (not adjusted for inflation). Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (despite the many skeptics it garnered) comes in second with $786.6 million, and E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial comes in third with $717 million.
Ready Player One has grossed an estimated $114.9 million in the U.S. with a global total of $475.1 million after three weeks in theaters.