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The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

Movie News - Eclipse Rises to No. 1, But Can't Pass New Moon

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse soared to No. 1 over the Fourth of July weekend, but couldn't eclipse the haul of its predecessor. The third installment in the vampire film franchise raked in $82.5 million during the four-day weekend to bring its six-day total to $175.3 million, according to Box Office Mojo . If estimates hold, the tally falls $4 million shy of New Moon 's $179 million six-day gross in November. Eclipse breaks midnight record with $30 million Eclipse broke the midnight box-office record — previously held by New Moon — when it earned $30 million Wednesday morning, but it quickly fell off pace over the weekend. Opening in second place was The Last Airbender with $53.1 million over the long weekend. The M. Night Shyamalan film has reeled in a total of $70.5 million since its Thursday release. Watch clips from Eclipse After two weeks at No. 1, Toy Story 3 dropped to third place with $42.2 million. Its total now stands at $301 million, making it the third-biggest movie of 2010, ...

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