The Force is strong in Sandton

By admin
17 December 2015

Star Wars fans went to town at SA's record-breaking opening of Star Wars: The Force Awakens yesterday.

Superfans went to town at SA's record-breaking opening  of Star Wars: The Force Awakens yesterday.

The brand new instalment of the legendary franchise broke the record for the biggest opening Wednesday in South African Box Office history, replacing the previous title holder, Marvel’s 2013 release of Iron Man 3.

The film grossed a whopping R4 726 865 on Wednesday 16 December, its first day of release, with over 70 000 fans flocking to cinemas.

And some of them went all out! The Sandton opening of The Force Awakens saw fans dress to impress in incredible costumes to mark the occasion. Fans of all ages met at Nelson Mandela Square in Sandton, Johannesburg, to celebrate the film’s release in true cosplay style.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is showing in cinemas across SA now.

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