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'Spider-Man: Far From Home' mints over $39.2 million on first day

  • The film was produced on a budget of around $160 million
  • The movie will hit the Indian silver screens on 4 July

Washington DC: Tom Holland-starrer 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' opened with a great start at the box office in North America.

The film earned over $39.2 million on the first day as it hit around 4,600 screens in the country. With this amount, the latest Spider-Man flick surpasses the record held by the 2012 film 'The Amazing Spider-Man' which opened with $35 million on its first day, reported Variety.

'Spider-Man: Far From Home' was produced on a budget of around $160 million.

Prior to its release in the home country, the movie was already released in China on 28 June and garnered over $30 million by mid-evening on the first day of its release.

Its predecessor 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' minted about $116 million in China and $880 million globally.

Directed by Jon Watts, the 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' has Spider-Man dealing with the fallout from Infinity War, and as per the title, it will be the first Spider-Man solo movie to take the hero out of New York.

The film features British actor Tom Holland as Spider-Man, while Jake Gyllenhaal will be seen as the classic Spider-Man villain Mysterio.

The movie will hit the Indian silver screens on 4 July. It will release in English, Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu.

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