GIRLS RULE! New Moon Beats Pants off of Harry Potter! $140 mil Opening Weekend!

Mon, November 23, 2009 8:05am EDT by Add first Comment
GIRLS RULE! New Moon Beats Pants off of Harry Potter! $140 mil Opening Weekend!

112009_movieposters_Post_544_wideNow, Hollywood Bigwigs — Have We Proved Our Point? Chicks Do Make for Blockbuster Flicks!

How does a $140.7 million opening weekend FOR New Moon — the third biggest opening weekend in US box office history sound — or should we now be changing it to HERSTORY! Around the world, New Moon-ers flocked to more theaters and the movie racked up $258.8 million worldwide. The producers of New Moon, Summit Entertainment, actually reported that 80 percent of the audiences at the film were women.

So, after a year or so of Twilight, New Moon, the Sex and the City movie, The Proposal, and He’s Just Not That Into You, are you finally ready to believe that it isn’t just teen boys who make for big box offices?

What more do we have to do to prove that we are the powerful audience Still don’t believe us? Just wait for Eclipse! — Bonnie Fuller