By Karen Posada
The commotion around ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn-Part 2’ got it to debut at number one with $141.3 million dollars, making it the movie with the eight biggest opening weekend ever. This final chapter of the saga has received great reviews, which will surely lead it to earn more than $700 million worldwide; which is about the average each one of the series has achieved. With Thanksgiving weekend coming up, it will no doubt get there.
The latest James Bond film ‘Skyfall’ dropped to number two with $41.5 million dollars. Despite loosing a lot of steam from last weekend it still will be the highest earning Bond film.
Now that ‘Lincoln’ opened wide this past weekend it reached the third spot with $21 million dollars. There has been a lot of talk about this Steven Spielberg film being a runner up for the Oscars; the public seems to agree with all the critics’ reviews.
The Top 10 Movies in the Box Office are:
1. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 – $141.3
2. Skyfall – $41.5 mil
3. Lincoln – $21 mil
4. Wreck-It Ralph – $18.3 mil
5. Flight – $8.6 mil
6. Argo – $4.1 mil
7. Taken 2 – $2.1 mil
8. Pitch Perfect – $1.3 mil
9. Here Comes the Boom – $1.2 mil
10. Cloud Atlas – $.9 mil