It was a record breaking Thanksgiving weekend at the box office!
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2, Skyfall, and Lincoln lead the charge of films in their returning weekends, with newcomers Rise of the Guardians, Life of Pi, and Red Dawn, all working together to break 2009’s Thanksgiving box office weekend record.
Over the five day holiday weekend, films took in $290 million, beating the 2009 mark by $17 million.
Twilight took the top spot again, followed by Skyfall and Lincoln. Rise of the Guardians came in fourth, opening to a disappointing $24 million. Life of Pi rounded out the top 5 with $22 million.