“Deathly Hallows – Part 2” grossed $475.5 million worldwide.
“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2” became Sunday (17) the film with the biggest opening for a weekend of history. In three days, the film grossed $475.5 million at the box office around the world, beating a record which belongs to own franchise, “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” has grossed $394 million in 2009. However, this work was released in 2D, unlike the last film in the saga – which makes its most expensive tickets.
Only in America, “Deathly Hallows – Part 2” had $168.6 million in ticket sales this weekend debut. With that, the production dropped the title holder, “Batman – The Dark Knight” (2008), which grossed $158.4 million in the first weekend.
Also on Friday, the movie broke another record in the American and Canadian territory to raise $92.1 million just on the day of release. The first belonged to “Twilight: New Moon”, which grossed $72.7 million two years ago.
According to Warner Bros.. about 34 thousand people from 59 countries attended the “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2.”