On Tuesday, The Dark Knight collected an additional $5.7 million, which ups its total to $405.7 million. That is enough to fly above Spider-Man to become the 7th highest grossing film of all time. That also means that Knight is now the top grossing comic book / superhero film ever. The 6th place film is Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest with $423.3 million. At Knight‘s current pace, it will pass up Dead Man’s Chest on Friday.
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Box Office Data Source: The Numbers