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'Eclipse' Surpasses 'New Moon' at Domestic Box Office

Despite “Vampires Suck” falling down third place after a No.1 spot on its Wednesday debut, everything remain bright for vampires as Summit Entertainment's "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" on Thursday surpassed the $296,623,634 domestic box office total of “New Moon.”
The third installment of the mega-blockbuster franchise earned $190,143 on Thursday in 1,212 theatres, which made it surpass its predecessor.
The top 12 at the Daily Box Office for Thursday according to Hollywood.com are:
Movie Title Thursday Gross Theatres Per-Theatre Average Domestic Total
1. The Expendables
$2.72M 3,270 $834 $48.39M
2. Eat Pray Love
$2.68M 3,082 $866 $35.10M
3. Vampires Suck

$2.34M 2,978 $788 $6.36M
4. The Other Guys
$1.71M 3,651 $468 $78.1M
5. Inception
$1.27M 3,120 $410 $254.2M
6. Scott Pilgrim vs.
The World
$1.04M 2,818 $370 $15.7M
7. Despicable Me
$880k 2,923 $301 $226.4M
8. Step Up 3D
$771k 2,439 $316 $33.71M
9. Dinner for Schmucks
$750k 3,046 $246 $62.28M
10. Salt
$688k 2,834 $243 $106.5M
11. Cats & Dogs: Revenge of Kitty Galore
$551k 2,728 $202 $37.95M
12. Toy Story 3
$332k 1,219 $272 $402.3M

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