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    It's Finally Been Revealed If "Barbie" Or "Oppenheimer" Won At The Box Office This Weekend, And The Winner Broke A Major Record

    And the winner is...

    Have you Barbenheimer'd yet? Over the weekend, the films Barbie and Oppenheimer were finally released in theaters after months of high anticipation.

    Side-by-side of Margot Robbie as Barbie and Cillian Murphy as J. Robert Oppenheimer

    The two films premiering on the same weekend was dubbed Barbenheimer, and many fans went to see both films back to back.

    Cillian Murphy as J. Robert Oppenheimer wearing his signature hat while standing outside

    Two blockbuster films heading to theaters at the same time was celebrated in light of movie sales struggling to reach pre-pandemic profits. So, now that the weekend has ended and fans have finally gotten a chance to see one (if not both) of the films, the box office report is rolling in.

    Margot Robbie as Barbie

    Most notably, we have a clear winner regarding which of the two films performed better this weekend: Barbie (starring Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling) or Oppenheimer (starring Cillian Murphy and Emily Blunt).

    Side-by-side of Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling, and Emily Blunt and Cillian Murphy

    And the winner is...Barbie!

    Screenshot from "Barbie" of multiple Barbies dancing

    According to the Hollywood Reporter, Barbie brought in $162 million domestically over the weekend against a $90 to $110 million estimate.

    Ken and "Barbie" looking at each other

    Make no mistake, Oppenheimer also turned it out. Christopher Nolan's film reportedly brought in $82.4 million domestically against a $50 million estimate.

    Oppenheimer walks down a hallway as he's surrounded by photographers

    However, such is the power of Barbie, that the film, which was directed by Greta Gerwig, also reportedly had the biggest weekend opening for a female-directed film...ever. According to the Associated Press, Barbie smashed the previous record, which was held by Anna Boden. She co-directed Captain Marvel, and her film opened to $153.4 million in 2019.

    Closeup of Greta Gerwig on the pink carpet at a premiere for Barbie

    So, Barbie is not only generating this year's hottest color (pink), making audiences feel seen, and memeing its way to further infamy, it's also making history. Come on, Barbie, let's go party, indeed!

    "Barbie" driving with Ken in the backseat

    Come hang out with everyone else who is screaming, crying, and throwing up about “Barbie” in BuzzFeed’s iOS app. Heck, even Allan is there.