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.