Spidey fans spin a web of gold for the studio.
SPIDER-MAN has become the fastest film to take $200m in the US - beating Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace.
Spider-Man passed the mark on Saturday Saturday: see week; Sabbath. , its ninth day of release, with takings last weekend of almost pounds 49m.
It took The Phantom Menace 13 days to reach $200m.
The film had the best second weekend ever, beating the pounds 39m that Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone took over the same period.
l Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone has made UK history by becoming the most successful video and DVD DVD: see digital versatile disc.
in full digital video disc or digital versatile disc
Type of optical disc. The DVD represents the second generation of compact-disc (CD) technology. release of all time.
More than 1.25 million copies of the blockbusting The practice of illegally frightening homeowners by telling them that people who are members of a particular race, religion, or national origin are moving into their neighborhood and that they should expect a decline in the value of their property. movie, tracing the schooldays of Harry Potter were sold on the first day of its release.