Box office collections: Angelina Jolie's 'Maleficent' crosses $600 mn worldwide

Written by PTI | Los Angeles | Updated: Jul 3 2014, 22:18pm hrs
Maleficent box officeIn 'Maleficent', a new retelling of 'Sleeping Beauty', Angelina Jolie plays the revenge-seeking evil fairy. (AP)
Angelina Jolie has scored her career's biggest hit after her live-action fairy tale 'Maleficent' box office collections crossed $600 million.

In 'Maleficent', a new retelling of 'Sleeping Beauty', Angelina Jolie plays the revenge-seeking evil fairy.

The film's impressive collection figures come after five weeks of its release.

It's the number four title of the year so far behind 'X-Men: Days of Future Past', which has earned USD 713.9 million to date, 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' (USD 711.2 million) and 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' (USD 702.7 million), said the Hollywood Reporter.

In North America, the live-action fairy tale has now earned USD 205 million. The film has also done well in Latin America, China and Japan.