‘The Dark Knight’ breaks three-day box office recordJuly 20th, 2008 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 20 (IANS) “The Dark Knight”, a sequel to “Batman Begins”, has broken records by becoming the biggest three-day opener in the US box office history. Perezhilton.com reports that the movie has already broken the record for the biggest midnight showing by earning $18.4 million going past “Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith”.
Starring Christian Bale and the late Heath Ledger, the film has now also surpassed “Spider-Man 3″, which made $59.8 million. It took over $66.4 million Saturday.
Tags: batman, batman begins, box office history, christian bale, dark knight, episode iii revenge of the sith, heath ledger, revenge of the sith, sequel, spider man, spider man 3, star wars, star wars episode, star wars episode iii, star wars episode iii revenge of the sith, us box office, wars episode iii revenge of the sith