Spider-Man 3 beats Pirates 2's first day record
May 5, 2007
Spider-man 3 earned a record $59 million on it's first day at the box office. The former record holder is Pirates of the Carabiean: Dead Mans Chest with 55.8 million. May has been the most hyped month of Box Office bohemiths, with the release Shrek the Third and Pirates: At World End by the end of the month. The question everyone will be asking is: how long will this record last?
Not long I'd wager...
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