BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1’ Earns $139.5 Million

The Summit Entertainment vampire sequel has the fifth best opening weekend in box office history.
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BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1’ Earns $139.5 Million

WEEKEND BOX OFFICE:

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- $22 millionHappy Feet Two
70%
Users
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- $12.2 millionImmortals
80%
Users
102 reviews
35%
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122 reviews
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- $12 millionJack and Jill
38%
Users
53 reviews
3%
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109 reviews
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- $10.7 millionPuss in Boots
87%
Users
75 reviews
84%
Tomatoes
143 reviews
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- $7 millionTower Heist
84%
Users
54 reviews
69%
Tomatoes
189 reviews
7
- $5.9 millionJ. Edgar
84%
Users
50 reviews
44%
Tomatoes
226 reviews
9
- $1 millionParanormal Activity 3
80%
Users
78 reviews
68%
Tomatoes
120 reviews
10

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  • Dragon1991 • 4 years ago

    Another sad chapter of the world :P

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    • Number1Wolverine • 4 years ago

      @the-tall-guy - I agree ;(.

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      • insertusernamehere • 4 years ago

        The only movie certified fresh on this list is Puss n' Boots. That's kinda sad lol

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        • the-tall-guy • 4 years ago

          I don't want to live on this planet anymore.

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          • killpack • 4 years ago

            I can not believe how much money this sh*t is making god damn! stupid fricking glittery vampires and shaggy dog werewolves!!! this is what I call breaking dawn pt1 and 2..... 2 vampires 1 cup!

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            • redcameraman • 4 years ago

              I knew "Breaking Dawn (Part 1)" would take the #1 spot this weekend.

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              • johnnyblazetb82 • 4 years ago

                Saw Breaking dawn with my wife, pretty decent compared to the last two movies, im just pissed that dam Sandler crap is still making money.

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                • ghostman • 4 years ago

                  PS can't wait to see the Muppets!!

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                  • ghostman • 4 years ago

                    Saw Breaking Dawn, it was surprisingly good. Little disappointed in the box office since it earned less than projected.

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                    • jonspidey07 • 4 years ago

                      cant wait to check out Breaking Dawn: Part 1 with my sisters Black Friday

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                      • coop2391 • 4 years ago

                        @JessicaMonroe Do you honestly think "fangirls" care about the ratings on RT? I'm sure the majority of them don't even know it exists. They're seeing this movie regardless of the reviews

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                        • jayaottley • 4 years ago

                          @moviegeek@2movieguys

                          Arthur Christmas is awesome guys, saw it last week and will have a review up before its release :)

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                          • ROFLitschristian • 4 years ago

                            I'm actually fairly surprised it didn't pass New Moon. This is apparently the best in the series but I guess since it was only the first part it won't do nearly as good as Part 2. I mean, look at Deathly Hallows!

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                            • JessicaMonroe • 4 years ago

                              The Twilight movie only gets 27% on Rotten Tomatoes and these fangirls still line up the night before to get into these showings? What is the secret to this madness? I'd love to make that much money on something only 27% of people enjoy.

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                              • 2movieguys • 4 years ago

                                I saw both "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" & "Anonymous".....

                                But Wed is the day for: "The Muppets" ....."Arthur Christmas" and "My Week with Marilyn ".....!!!

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                                • moviegeek • 4 years ago

                                  I look forward to Wednesday!! Hugo, Muppets, and Arthur Christmas are all getting great reviews!

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                                  • moviegeek • 4 years ago

                                    Whoever did the predictions for MW was spot on.

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                                    • corey • 4 years ago

                                      @ejk1 True. I miss old Sandler myself. I want him to start working with the R-rating a bit more. Like, work in the Judd Apatow area of comedy. I'm tired of all the PG-13 fart comedies.

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                                      • ejk1 • 4 years ago

                                        @corey Eh, anything Sandler touches lately turns to sh*t.

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                                        • XxNickTheFilmCriticXx • 4 years ago

                                          Bleh..

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