Disney's 'Frozen 2' becomes highest-grossing film directed by a woman

"Frozen 2'' on Sunday reached $1.33 billion in the box office, making it the highest-grossing film ever directed by a woman in worldwide ticket sales.

Jennifer Lee co-directed both "Frozen" films with Chris Buck and now runs Disney Animation.

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With this accolade, she surpassed her own record from the first "Frozen" at $1.28 billion.

"Frozen 2" also charts as the highest-grossing animated film, so long as you don't count last year's "Lion King," which finished at $1.66 billion.

Disney considers that remake live-action even though it was largely computer-generated.

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