Another day, another truckload of dollars for a blockbuster sequel. According to Variety, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen took in a whopping $36.7 million on Friday, which increases its chances of going after the five-day record.
The film now has a three-day cumulative gross of $125.9 million and the film is inching closer to The Dark Knight's five-day record haul of $203.8 million. Some analysts predict the film's five-day total will end up north of $190 million, while others think it could break The Dark Knight's record.
eRc Box Office's box office estimates puts the film's weekend take at $115 million, with a five-day total of $205 million.
The film is currently playing in 4,234 theaters across the country, with 169 of those screens in IMAX. Stay tuned as we'll be sure to keep you posted on the Michael Bay sequel's run for the five-day record.