Monday, November 02, 2015

“SPECTRE” Shatters Box Office Records

According to Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment, the new 'James Bond' movie "SPECTRE" "...has shattered (international) box office records in nearly every market in which it has been released, led by a historic performance in the UK...":

The 24th Bond adventure, continues the longest running and most successful film franchise in cinema history, opening in 647 cinemas and on 2,500 screens, making it the widest release of all time in the UK and Ireland.

"SPECTRE" has also set a new IMAX record, recording the highest per-location average in IMAX history as the first film ever to top a $100,000 per-location average, with $105,000 in 47 IMAX locations.

"What an incredible thrill it is for us at MGM to see how 'James Bond' continues to deliver such excitement to his fans," said Gary Barber, MGM Chairman and CEO. "This record-breaking support from UK audiences for what is our 24th outing is nothing short of amazing. We can't wait for the rest of the world to see 'Spectre'". 

"This opening proves once again, that the film world of 'James Bond' speaks to cinema-goers like no other," said Peter Taylor, Managing Director Sony Pictures UK.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "SPECTRE"...