The James Bond film with Daniel Craig brought in $60 million during its opening week in Britain, beating out previous record holder "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2."
LONDON – The 23rd installment of the James Bond franchise, starring Daniel Craig as 007, has brought in the biggest opening week of all time at the U.K. box office, official figures show.
Eon Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment were trumpeting the fact that has made history after seven days on release, racking up $60 million (£37.2 million) at the U.K. box office.
The record haul sees the secret agent action movie overtake previous U.K. record holder , which had conjured up$57.6 million (£35.7 million), according to box office tracker Rentrak.
The third-biggest U.K. draw for an opening week also belongs to the wizard franchise as brought in $40.2 million (£24.9 million).
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