'Harry Potter' Tops Weekend Box Office; Breaks Own Records

2010__11__Daniel_Radcliffe_Harry_Potter_Nov22news 187×300.jpg

Nov. 23 2010, Published 4:20 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

It's no surprise Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 led the box office this weekend, raking in $125.1 million domestic and grossing $330 million around the globe. The success of the first film of the final installment of the Harry Potter series was also marked by breaking it's own record for Potter films. And if that wasn't impressive enough, the film marked the fifth biggest single day of all-time at $61.2 million.

Article continues below advertisement

"No other franchise has been able to age and expand the audience this way, "Warner Bros. President of Domestic Distribution Dan Fellman said, via Celebuzz.


But don't worry Twi-hards — New Moon still holds the record for biggest single day with an $72.7 million last November. Eclipse ranks in at No. 2 with a $68.5 million, opening last June.



Want OK! each day? Sign up here!

More From OK! Magazine

    Opt-out of personalized ads

    © Copyright 2024 OK!™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. OK! is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.