Warner Bros.’ The Dark Knight Rises Generates Opening Weekend Box Office Results Of $23.8 Million In IMAX® Theatres WorldwideJuly 23, 2012 – 4:16 pm
Film Grosses $19 Million in IMAX Theatres Domestically
LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures today announced that The Dark Knight Rises (Rated PG-13) has generated approximately $23.8 million in 396 IMAX® theatres worldwide, resulting in a global IMAX per-screen average of approximately $60,100.
Domestically, the film grossed $160.887 million, of which approximately $19 million was generated in 332 IMAX® theaters for an IMAX per-screen average of $57,200.
Internationally, the film earned approximately $4.8 million in 64 IMAX theatres for an IMAX per-screen average of more than $75,000, with an additional 89 IMAX theatres set to begin opening this week. This figure excludes China, which is pending confirmation.
UPDATE: More news on The Dark Knight Rises IMAX box office:
Examiner.com: The Dark Knight Rises sets IMAX record
ComicBookMovie.com: BOX OFFICE: THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Breaks IMAX Records With $23.8 Million Worldwide
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The Hollywood Reporter: ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Generates $19 Million Opening Weekend on Domestic Imax Screens