Here are all the records the movie has broken after just one week in the box office:
1.Barbie grossed over $162M during its first weekend, which is currently the biggest domestic opening weekend for a movie released in 2023.
2.It's also the biggest opening weekend domestically for a female-directed film ever. It surpassed Captain Marvel (co-directed by Anna Boden) with $153.4M and Wonder Woman (directed by Patty Jenkins) with $103 million.
3.Barbie is the second highest-grossing movie for a female-directed film globally with $414.4M, just behind Captain Marvel with $456.6M.
4.This movie marks the biggest weekend for Greta Gerwig as a director and has already surpassed the domestic grosses for her previous films Little Women ($108.1M) and Lady Bird ($49M).
5.It's the largest domestic gross for any of Margot Robbie's movies, surpassing Suicide Squad with $133.7M.
6.It's also the largest domestic gross for any of Ryan Gosling's movies surpassing Blade Runner 2049 with $32.8M.