In contrast, Burton's Batman only earned $13.1 million on its first Friday way back in June of 1989. As of now, Alice in Wonderland is gearing up to be the biggest March opening to date, as ERC Box Office estimates that it could pull in as much as $115 million by Monday morning. The previous March record holder is 300, which pulled in $70 million back in 2007.
We will have a full box office breakdown on Sunday, so stay tuned.
Alice in Wonderland was released March 5th, 2010 and stars Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Crispin Glover, Matt Lucas, Stephen Fry, Michael Sheen. The film is directed by Tim Burton.