‘The Twilight Saga: Eclipse’ Breaks All-Time Theater Count Record

The third vampire film will open in 4,416 theaters, breaking ‘Iron Man 2’’s record.

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse breaks all-time theater count record
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse breaks all-time theater count record
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse will open in theaters nationwide at midnight tonight and the film has already set a record before the theater doors have opened. Deadline New York is reporting that The Twilight Saga: Eclipse has broken the record for largest theater count in box office history.

The film will open in 4,416 theaters on Wednesday, eclipsing Iron Man 2's record opening weekend theater count of 4,380. It wasn't quite clear how many of those 4,416 theaters will be offering midnight screenings of the film.

We'll be sure to keep you posted with any further box office news regarding The Twilight Saga: Eclipse in the days ahead, so stay tuned.

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse was released June 30th, 2010 and stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Billy Burke, Ashley Greene, Jackson Rathbone, Nikki Reed, Kellan Lutz. The film is directed by David Slade.

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Comments (15)

  1. Monkeyiron

    I really really really really really really really really hat twilight.The 1st one was alright,the 2nd one was f*cking retarded.

    5 years agoby @monkeyironFlag

  2. WiseGuy


    5 years agoby @zgcorleone072Flag

  3. TheDude1

    Everyone is freaking out over this movie but I will laugh when it makes less than 100 million dollars. There is too much competition for this movie.

    5 years agoby @thedude1Flag

  4. Cartman

    David Slade is one awesome director(30 Days of Night), ill see this movie for him and ofcrz Kristen Stewart,...

    5 years agoby @c-a-r-t-m-a-nFlag

  5. Ev1l_Sp00n

    So what this really means is, more places you can't go to see a good film

    5 years agoby @ev1l-spoonFlag

  6. Spongebob_Boxofficepants

    but who will win the box office eclipse or the last airbender?

    5 years agoby @spongebob-boxofficepantsFlag

  7. Batman Rules !!!

    So airbender was suppose to come out earlier and they decided to change it into 3D like thats going help. Horrible release date. Nice job m.Night HAHA!!

    5 years agoby @the-fallenFlag

  8. PhxtonyMex

    Airbender may be better than eclipse. However, after "the happening" Im questioning if Shamalan ever directed signs, and the sixth sense. Airbender has to have a 5 star rating and A+ reviews from both critics and wannabes for me to even think about watching it on VHS.

    If you like puking go see eclipse.

    5 years agoby @phxtonymexFlag

  9. ZanyZap

    Figures. I'm being dragged in chains. ;P

    5 years agoby @zanyzapFlag

  10. Moviemaniack1993

    Last Airbender is going to flop so bad. This movie is going to destroy it this weekend.

    5 years agoby @moviemaniack1993Flag

  11. devon28a

    please stop hating Hiplop and AVATARSEQUAL

    5 years agoby @devon28aFlag

  12. Narzion

    ok after this, 2 more nightmares and i hope this sh*t saga is over

    5 years agoby @narzionFlag

  13. Hiplop

    AVATARSEQUAL is correct
    airbender deserveres it so much more

    5 years agoby @hiplopFlag

  14. T.Clark

    Not surprising. My Facebook wall is littered with "Eclipse at midnight!!" statuses lol

    5 years agoby @insertusernamehereFlag

  15. Dan

    Don't care. Airbender will be the superior film, whether it wins the box office or not.

    5 years agoby @dan1Flag

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