Fifty Shades of Grey Breaks Records with $248M Opening Weekend Box Office
Fifty Shades of Grey grossed $248.7m at the worldwide box office this weekend, the highest global debut of 2015 so far and the 21st biggest opening of all time. The bestselling EL James adaptation about a kinky billionaire and his 'skeptical sex slave' was the biggest-ever US debut for the President's Day long weekend with $90.7m. It was also the highest-ever opening for an 18-certificate film in the UK.
By Jordan Moses
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