'Jurassic World' makes movie history with $204.6 million, second-biggest U.S. opening ever

June 14, 2015 5:04 PM

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"Jurassic World," the reboot of the Steven Spielberg franchise about genetically engineered dinosaurs who wreak havoc on humans, stunned Hollywood and chomped its way into movie history, collecting an estimated $204.6 million domestically in its opening weekend.

The launch of the Universal film exceeded even the most optimistic projections in scoring the second-largest North American opening weekend ever and becoming only the second film to debut beyond the $200-million mark.

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