007 Skyfall – Australia – $12.7m – What An Opening Weekend!!

Well his pleasure was smashing the box office that’s for sure – and man didn’t SKYFALL do it in spades. This entry has delivered the most lucrative opening weekend results in the franchise history and here are some statistics and milestones that 007 SKYFALL (the 23rd in the series) has knocked over  here in just 4 days.

** Highest Grossing Opening Weekend For Bond In Australian Box Office History. $12.7m

** Highest Grossing Friday For Bond In Australian Box Office History. $2.6m

** Highest Grossing Saturday For Bond In Australian Box Office History. $3.9m

** Highest Grossing Sunday For Bond In Australian Box Office History. $3.4m

** 3rd Highest Grossing Opening Weekend In 2012 Behind The Dark Knight Rises ($15.1m) & 3D The Avengers ($13.29m).

** 3rd Highest Grossing Opening Weekend In November In Australian Box Office History (#1 – Twilight Saga: New Moon $16.1m 2009, #2 – Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Part 1 $15.29m 2010)

** 17th Highest Grossing Opening Weekend In Australian Box Office History (#1 – Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Part Two $18.37m 2011)

Stunning Stuff from MI6!

Figures from IBOE, BOX OFFICE MOJO, IMDB

Congratulations 007 SKYFALL & SONY PICTURES RELEASING!