Well “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2” opened big, to $141.3 million, marking the second highest opening in the series, behind “New Moon”. The finale, starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Michael Sheen and more, opened strong internationally with $199.6 million, giving it more than $340 million worldwide in four days.

Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” expanded and it paid off, earning $24 million from just 1,700 and change screens.

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