In just 12 days in theaters, Breaking Dawn Part 1 has crossed the half -billion mark, garnering $508 million in global box office receipts.
The film has earned $223 million domestically, making it one of 12 films to gross $220 million in 10 days.
“We couldn’t be more pleased with the success of this film and a franchise that the fans have continued to support over the past several years,” Summit Entertainment Co-Chairmen Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger said in a joint statement.
“Thank you to all involved with the films from the actors, filmmakers and Stephenie Meyer to the most important group of all, the global fan base that continues to drive a desire for more Edward, Jacob and Bella.”
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