Box Office: 'Batman v. Superman' Flies Past $500M Worldwide

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Still 9 - H 2016
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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Still 9 - H 2016

The superhero smackdown stars Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill.

Zack Snyder's Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice flew past the $500 million mark at the global box office on Tuesday, a milestone few films have accomplished in less than a week in release.

The superhero smackdown, teaming Batman (Ben Affleck) and Superman (Henry Cavill) on the big screen for the first time, has grossed $193.3 million in North America in only five days. Overseas, it has amassed $308.6 million for a global total of $501.9 million.