'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1' Earns $139 Million At Weekend Box Office
11/21/2011 9:06am EST
"The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" sunk its teeth into the box office at the weekend after raking in $139.5 million.
The second-to-last installment of the hit vampire series, starring Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner, pulled in a staggering $30.3 million after Thursday's midnight showings alone.
Coming in at a distant second place was animated film "Happy Feet 2," which opened with takings of $22 million, while "Immortals" dropped to third place with earnings of $12.2 million.
Rounding out the top five were Adam Sandler's comedy "Jack and Jill" ($12 million) and family film "Puss in Boots" ($10.7 million) at fourth and fifth place respectively.