‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ is the highest grossing Sony movie crossing $1 billion in the U.S.

Spiderman: No Way Home surpassed all the box office records by crossing a huge box office collection of $1 billion, making the first film in Sony Pictures history to reach that mark. The Marvel latest release becomes the single film that managed to gross $100 million in a single weekend during COVID-era. Another Sony comic book sequel, Venom: Let There Be Carnage generated $90 million in its opening weekend. It ranks as the third-biggest worldwide opening weekend ever behind Avengers: Endgame ($1.2 billion) and Avengers: Infinity War ($640 million).

According to ComicBook, Spider-Man: No Way Home is the highest grossing Sony Pictures release domestically, when factoring inflation adjustments in it’s still only the number four movie from Sony. Just ahead of No Way Home, again, inflation adjusted, is 1997’s Men In Black with $250.69 million domestic haul, adjusted to $500.28 million, 2004’s Spider-Man 2 with a $373.5 million, adjusted to $550.96 million after inflation; and the original 2002 Sam Raimi Spider-Man movie with a $403.7 million hail which is adjusted to $636.48 million.

Spider-Man: No Way Home is based on the Marvel Comics co-produced by Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios and distributed by Sony Pictures. It is the sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019), and is the 27th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).

The film is directed by Jon Watts and written by Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers, and stars Tom Holland as Peter Parker/Spider-Man alongside Zendaya, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jacob Batalon, Jon Favreau, Jamie Foxx, Willem Dafoe, Alfred Molina, Benedict Wong, Tony Revolori, Marisa Tomei, Andrew Garfield, and Tobey Maguire.