Tom Holland’s ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ casts its web on the Indian audience, enters the coveted Rs 100 crore club at the box office


Tom Holland's latest outing as the iconic webslinger Spider-Man has cast its spell on Indian fans. Spider-Man: Far From Home has entered the Rs 100-crore club in the Indian box-office. Globally, the film has swung past the $1 billion mark, becoming the first installment in the franchise to do so.

The Jon Watts directorial follows the aftermath of Avengers: Endgame. The film released in India on July 4 in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages. The nett box-office collection Indian stands at Rs 84 crore after three weeks. Holland co-stars with Samuel L Jackson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Zendaya, Cobie Smulders and Jon Favreau in the film.

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“Spider-Man: Far From Home has officially grossed the $1.005 billion at the global box office”, reports "This is Marvel's third $1 billion-plus earner in 2019, following Captain Marvel ($1.128 billion) and Avengers: Endgame ($2.79 billion). It's also the first Spider-Man film to reach the milestone, and Sony's second film to do so after "Skfall" ($1.108 billion in 2012, sans 3D).”

Holland was introduced as Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War in 2016. He got his first solo movie with Spider-Man: Homecoming in 2017, and returned as the superhero with his second solo movie Spider-Man: Far From Home. Spider-Man: Far From Home follows Peter Parker, who is recruited to save the world while on a school trip to Europe, and deals with the death of his mentor and fellow Avenger Iron Man.

(Source: IANS)