Georgia-Filmed 'Jumanji' Is The Biggest-Grossing Christmas Week Release Of All Time

Georgia filmed Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is the biggest-grossing Christmas week release of all time in America.

Dwayne Johnson’s latest movie has overpowered the box office. Last weekend, the movie has made over $33 million over the Friday-Monday MLK weekend. In total, the movie will take home a cumulative $289 million in the United States alone. That means the $90 million movie is the biggest-grossing Christmas week release of all time in North America.

The movie is dominating the box office internationally too, with a running total of over $667 million worldwide, it had a very solid opening in China with $40 million. Making it the biggest Christmas week release in the world.

Jumanji centers around a group of explorers go looking for the humankind game that had ended up in a mystical jungle. The movie features Karen GillanDwayne Johnson, and Kevin Hart and directed by Jake Kasdan. Related: What do you think? Discuss this story with fellow Project Casting fans on Facebook. On Twitter, follow us at @projectcasting.

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