"Batman v Superman" Projected to Earn $350m Over Opening Weekend

Mon, March 21st, 2016 at 4:03pm PST

Meagan Damore, Assistant Editor

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"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" is on track to have a super weekend.

"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" is gearing up for a super weekend. According to Deadline, the film is on track to earn $350 million over its opening weekend, which would make it the second best pre-summer global opening to date. "Furious 7" currently holds the record for best pre-summer global opening.

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As its title suggests, the blockbuster will pit two of DC Comics' juggernauts against each other: Batman and Superman. Additionally, it will include the first film appearance of Wonder Woman, who will be played by Gal Gadot. The film, which has been gestating for over two years, will release at the end of the week, just in time for Easter weekend.

Directed by Zack Snyder and starring Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg, Laurence Fishburne, Amy Adams and others, "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" hits screens on March 25.

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