Yup, it happened. Breaking Dawn, Part 2 made all the money in the world over the weekend, earning $141.3 million domestically (and another $199.6 million overseas) to knock that Bond guy out of the top spot at the box-office — and score the eighth biggest North American opening in history, just behind New Moon and just ahead of Breaking Dawn, Part 1.
More importantly, its success proves once again that fans of the Twilight saga cannot be reasoned with or bargained with, and absolutely will not stop until we are all dead.
… okay, I’m just being mean here; this was easily the best entry in the series, apparently because it deviates the most profoundly from Stephenie Meyer’s text. But really, the books are terrible and the first four movies aren’t much better, and people really need to find better things upon which to fixate.
Hey, how about that Bond guy? Sure, there are a lot of the same regressive sexual issues, but at least things tend to happen in his movies …