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THANKSGIVING BOX OFFICE DOWN

November 29, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Moviegoers apparently didn’t get the message that they were supposed to lift the box office to a new Thanksgiving Day record over the weekend. To be sure, they turned out in force, but not in the numbers that pundits had forecast. As everyone had expected, the second week of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — […]

DEATHLY HALLOWS PT. 2 SETS FRIDAY RECORD

July 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Warner Bros.’ Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 grossed $92.1 Friday night, the largest domestic take of all time, far surpassing the previous Friday record of $72.7 million set by The Twilight Saga: New Moon in its debut in 2009. The figure includes $43.5 million from midnight grosses, also a record. (It’s presently […]

HALLOWED BE THE BOX OFFICE

November 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

It’s a forgone conclusion that pent-up anticipation for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 1 will send ticket sales through the roof this weekend. The only question is, will they set a box-office record? Warner Bros. said on Thursday that all seats for virtually every one of the 3,900 theaters screening the movie […]