The Disney fairytale Maleficent, starring Angelina Jolie, has crossed the USD 500 million mark at the box office, making it the highest grossing film of her career. (Also Read: In Maleficent, Jealousy and Betrayal Turn a Fairy Evil)
Jolie's previous career best earning was in Mr & Mrs Smith in which she starred with Brad Pitt. The 2005 film minted USD 478.2 million at the box office, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Maleficent, which saw Jolie playing the role of vengeful fairy, has enjoyed impressive staying power. The film continues to earn money in its fourth weekend.