Posted on Mon Nov 21st, 2011 11:15am PDT
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 earned $139.5 million over the weekend, making it the fifth-highest opening weekend gross ever, behind Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2, The Dark Knight, Spider-Man 3 and The Twilight Saga: New Moon. Breaking Dawn also took in $144 million internationally, pushing its total global gross to a whopping $283.5 million.
New Moon still holds the franchise record with its opening gross of $142.8 million, but Breaking Dawn could top the $296.6 million total New Moon earned domestically. The film brought in $30.3 million from midnight showings alone, and it made $72 million on Friday, which was the third-highest opening day ever.
Kristen Stewart made an appearance on Conan the other night, and not only did she chat about Breaking Dawn, but she also dished on her upcoming film, Snow White and the Huntsman. Check out her interview below!
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