Will The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Break Box Office Records This Weekend?

Will ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2’ Break The Box Office This Weekend?

On the eve of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 2’s release in North America and the UK, all eyes are on the opening weekend.

Deadlinereports that midnight screenings in thousands of theaters across the US are close to sold out, much of that due to marathon showings of all four previous installments that have already begun.

Adding to the expectant talk, Fandango stated today that 92 percent of its morning ticket sales were for Breaking Dawn – Part 2.

With predictions for this weekend’s box office currently riding between $130 and $150 million, the latter would be a franchise record not beaten since New Moon’s$ 142 million plus opening.

Optimism that the Twilight Saga’s last hurrah could top all previous box office, vaulted on October 1 after advance first day ticket sales revealed a 87 percent hike from Breaking Dawn – Part 1 ‘s first day pre-sales.

And there’s even more reason for cheer.

Audiences overseas have already come out in droves for the final installment. Released internationally in five European markets this week, three reported record attendance and grosses.

Robert Pattinson And Kristen Stewart As Edward And Bella Cullen In The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2