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AT $700 MILLION, LATEST TWILIGHT HASN’T REACHED SUMMIT YET

January 23, 2012 by · 2 Comments 

In its first major announcement since being acquired by Lionsgate a week earlier, Summit Entertainment said over the weekend that The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1 has now grossed an estimated $701.3 million worldwide, putting it on track to surpass The Twilight Saga: New Moon‘s $709.8 million. The original Twilight movie grossed $390.4 […]

DAWN FAR FROM DEAD IN SECOND WEEK

November 27, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

There was still plenty of life in the undead over the Thanksgiving holiday, illustrated by the estimated $62.3 million that The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1 brought in over the five-day period. The romvamp tale collected about $42 million over the three-day weekend (Friday through Sunday). Box office mavens regarded that result as […]

TWILIGHT BRIGHTENS OVERSEAS BOX OFFICE

November 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Overseas, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 easily set a franchise record, coming in ahead of New Moon’s $132.5-million debut and well ahead of Eclipse‘s $104.5-million. The estimated three-day tally in the U.K. was $22 million. Russia was the No.-2 market with $15 million in ticket sales. France accounted for $14.5 million, while […]

“ECLIPSE” CAN’T ECLIPSE “NEW MOON”

July 2, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse raked in $68.5 million in ticket sales domestically on Wednesday, but it did not eclipse the last Twilight movie, New Moon, which opened last November with $72.7 million. According to Summit Entertainment, its producer, the film went on to collect an additional $25 million on Thursday. Most analysts are now predicting […]