Along with record collections in North America, the final Harry Potter movie with the same unseen force attacked all the existing achievements in international and global box offices. Earning 312.3 million dollars of international fees and 481.5 million worldwide, the second part of "Deathly Hallows" with a huge stock surpassed all available here earlier records.
Even without pending on August 4, the Chinese premier undertaken by studio Warner Bros. release can be rightly called the most ambitious in the history of world cinema. Total picture shows were over 20 000 screens in 59 territories, with 9000 of them showed in three-dimensional format. They accounted for 61% of revenue came against only 43% in the U.S. and Canada.
Still very fresh in the memory of the achievement of "Pirates of the Caribbean" (260.4 million), "Harry Potter" has exceeded exactly 20%. The two previous films at the start of the franchise, in turn, were able to collect 236 million, respectively, and 205 million dollars. The potential of the remaining stock in the Chinese film market experts estimate at least 15-20 million to 50-60 million start-up and final fees.
Global revenue superiority of the second part of "Deathly Hallows" was even more overwhelming. The previous record for "Half-Blood Prince" was 394 million dollars (158 + 236 000 000), and then a sixth of Harry Potter had five days to three in the U.S. now. Previously released "Pirates of the Caribbean 4" and "Transformers 3" were in the first weekend, respectively, 350.6 and 382.4 million charges against the world's 481.5 million now.
Simple estimations suggest guaranteed conquest 500,000,000th abroad as early as Monday. The title of the movie Harry Potter and the cash billion global revenue also will not have run away from the picture. The question now is just how high it will go up in all three charts (the U.S., international and global).
We now turn to the results for individual areas and key international film market rent. By continuing tradition of the highest revenue came from Britain.
Starting on Friday, a film in three days gathered a record 23.8 million pounds, or 37.8 million dollars in 588 theaters. This corresponded to approximately 4 million tickets sold for 66.8 million inhabitants
UK and Ireland. Previous record belonged here, "Half-Blood Prince" from 19.8 million pounds, or 32.3 million dollars two years ago. The first part of "Deathly Hallows" last November for three days, has collected the 18.3 million pounds or 29.3 million dollars. Besides the main achievements records were recorded as charges on Friday, Saturday and overall charges for one day.
In second place with 27.1 sensationally million in 754 theaters was Australia. Even more impressive for the 22 millionth digit of the country is in more than two million tickets sold. It also could not resist records debut weekend and fees for one day (7.5 million Wednesday). The latest achievement was to set to "Return of the King" in December 2003, held out as a result of seven and a half years. For comparison, the first part of "Deathly Hallows" has collected 15.1 million dollars for a standard four-day weekend.
The third result of all areas ensured gave $ 26 million in 1641 cinema, Germany (2.02 million viewers). It was the best start in franchise and the third in the history of the national box office.
1195 French cinemas in the first five days of release have collected 25.7 million dollars - the best start of franchise, a new record for Hollywood projects, and the third result in the history of national products. Movie watched 2.4 million viewers.
21.9 million dollars for the first three days brought the Japanese premiere in 922 cinemas (1.2 million viewers). For comparison, the first part of "Deathly Hallows" has collected 14.6 million dollars, too, from Friday to Sunday.
15.8 million dollars 2126 cinemas (3.1 million viewers) has made a common fund in Mexico. This is an absolute record in the U.S. and second in the local currency after "Toy Story 3." The first part of "Deathly Hallows" has collected 7.92 million dollars for a weekend and 10.1 million in the first four days of release.
15.7 million dollars in 988 cinemas in Italy for the first five days of hire a new record for Hollywood releases (1.4 million viewers). It is also an absolute record of charges which are traditionally considered low season in Italy during the summer months.
11.3 million dollars in 636 cinemas in South Korea (1.4 million viewers) were far from the mill records, but still have the best result among all the projects of studio Warner Bros. The first part of "Deathly Hallows" has collected only 6.6 million dollars for the same five days of release.
For Brazil, $ 11 million in 990 cinemas have become the second result of the history and among the best releases of Warner Bros. In addition, 4.4 million dollars on Friday turned out to be a new record fee for the first day of release.
The only major film markets could not boast of anything in Spain. Debut revenue there was 8.7 million dollars in 870 cinemas. At the same time among the eight franchise films, this result gave only the "Goblet of Fire." Of the smaller areas in Europe records fees debut weekend fell in the Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Belgium, Norway and Finland.
Super Bowl XLV has set a new record in the history of American television. 45-th in a row NFL championship final assembled 111 million viewers, which is 4.5 million better than last year's Super Bowl. Final of the series M * A * S * H, which has been holding onto the first place from 1983 to 2010, now dropped to third place.
At least, 162.9 million viewers (in the last year the figure was 153.4 million) have seen the match. Pre-game show that started at 2 pm and went before the game, collected an average of 22 million viewers. At the awarding ceremony there are about 66 million viewers, about 14% worse than last year's result.
Immediately after the broadcast of the match, as you know, went out the next series of Glee, which brought 26.8 million viewers, ranking in the category of 18-49. Mini-contest with The Office, which came after the game in 2009, Glee has won, but in 2008 House MD has shown better rating.
Series after the Super Bowl:
2009 - 22.91 million, demo 11.0/28 - The Office
2008 - 29.05 million, demo 12.9/31 - House MD
2007 - 26.31 million, demo 10.0/25 - Criminal Minds
2006 - 37.88 million, demo 16.5/38 - Grey's Anatomy
The half-hour breakdown of the game itself:
06:34-07:00 - 97.2 million
07:00-07:30 - 106.8 million
07:30-08:00 - 111.7 million
08:00-08:30 - 110.2 million (show while a break)
08:30-09:00 - 114.9 million
09:00-09:30 - 116.8 million
09:30-10:00 - 117.2 million
10:00-10:13 - 111.5 million