The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 Beats Skyfall For #1 Spot at Box Office


By Daniel Gates



The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 edged out the James Bond movie Skyfall for first place in a tight battle for the box office crown, one week after the pair helped fuel the biggest Thanksgiving in Hollywood history.

Breaking Dawn – Part 2 earned $17.4 million while second place finisher Skyfall took in $17 million.

Coming in third was Lincoln with $13.5 million.

Rise of the Guardians and Life of Pi nabbed fourth and fifth places with $13.4 million and $12 million, respectively.

Rounding out the Top 10 were Wreck-It Ralph ($7.1 million), Brad Pitt’s hit man drama Killing Them Softly ($6.9 million), the remake of Red Dawn ($6.6 million), Flight ($4.5 million), and the Jennifer LawrenceBradley Cooper offbeat romance Silver Linings Playbook ($3.2 million).

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