Beauty and the Beast: Disney’s Musical Live Action Crosses $1 Billion

Disney’s mash hit Beauty and the Beast is about to cross the $1 billion mark at the worldwide box office

It will become the 29th movie to hit the milestone,

Beauty and the Beast had grossed $9.7 million on Tuesday to lift its global total to $993.2 million with $435.9 million domestically and $557.3 million internationally.

A similar take on Wednesday would lift the movie over the $1 billion mark.

Top Foreign Markets

China is the top foreign market with $85.3 million, followed by the U.K. with $75.3 million, Brazil with $36.7 million, and South Korea with $34.3 million.

Japan is the lone market left to open with an April 21 launch.