Kamis, 14 Juli 2011
Transformers 3 Sets Box Office Record
In an official statement on Sunday (3 / 7), Paramount says Transformers: Dark of the Moon made a profit of U.S. $ 97.4 million in the U.S. and Canada during the first week of release. Film director Michael Bay's film debut also beat Disney, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, who earned U.S. $ 90.2 million.
However, this third sequel is still less with the debut of the sequel to both, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, who made a fortune worth U.S. $ 109 million after its release week. Since its release last Tuesday night, the film also had pocketed a $ 372 million from ticket sales worldwide.
Not only that, the film starring Shia LaBeouf and Victoria Secret model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, it also broke the record for ticket sales at the IMAX cinema. They managed to pocket the additional profit of U.S. $ 20 million from around the world.
Here's a list of five box office grossing films this weekend:
1. Transformers: Dark of the Moon (U.S. $ 97.4 million)
2. Cars 2 (U.S. $ 25.1 million)
3. Bad Teacher (U.S. $ 14.1 million)
4. Larry Crowne (U.S. $ 13 million)
5. Monte Carlo (U.S. $ 7.6 million)