The Batman’ earns $128M at box office in year’s biggest opening weekend

The Batman swooped into first place at the box office

The Batman raking in $128.5 million on its opening weekend more than any other movie this year.

The three-hour superhero reboot, starring Robert Pattinson as Gotham’s brooding caped crusader

It's the second pandemic-era flick to earn more than $100 million in a single weekend.

“It’s fun to see the public really embrace the movie,” 

The only COVID-times movie to earn more than “The Batman” was “Spider-Man

"Spider-Man: No Way Home,” which had a $260 million opening weekend in December

“The Batman” reportedly cost $200 million to produce and has so-far earned largely positive reviews.