Beauty and the Beast smashes US box office records
Monday, March 20, 2017, 6:57 PM
Beauty and the Beast have enchanted film fans on its opening weekend - taking $350m (£282m) around the world. The film took $170m (£137m) at North American box offices alone and broke a load of records in the process. It had the biggest ever opening weekend for a PG-rated film, and notched up the seventh best opening overall.