Oppenheimer Reaches New Box Office Milestone For IMAX Movies


Christopher Nolan’s biographical drama Oppenheimer, which has earned nearly $1 billion worldwide, hits an important new IMAX box office milestone.

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  • Oppenheimer has become the fourth highest-grossing IMAX release internationally, earning $96.4 million.
  • The movie is just behind Avatar: The Way of Water, Avengers: Endgame, and Avatar.
  • Overall, Oppenheimer has been in theaters for more than 100 days and has amassed a whopping $947.5 million worldwide.



Oppenheimer has crossed a major IMAX box office milestone. The Christopher Nolan movie is a biographical drama following J. Robert Oppenheimer (Cillian Murphy) through his life as the father of the atomic bomb. When it opened on the same weekend as Barbie, the viral “Barbenheimer” double feature phenomenon helped propel the movie to a record-shattering theatrical gross. At the time of writing, it has been in theaters for over 100 days and has earned $947.5 million worldwide.

On Twitter, BoxOfficeReport.com shared an update on the Oppenheimer box office. Check out their post below:

According to their post, Oppenheimer‘s international IMAX gross of $96.4 million makes it the “[fourth] highest-grossing IMAX release of all-time internationally.” This puts it behind just three huge blockbusters, namely Avatar: The Way of Water, Avengers: Endgame, and Avatar.

Cillian Murphy delivering a speech in Oppenheimer

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Source: @BORReport/Twitter