Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, the final
adventure of the film series based on the beloved books by JK
Rowling, has shattered the Box Office records in India in its
opening weekend. The movie, which opened on approximately 600
screens, eclipsed the previous record of Deathly Hallows – Part
1 by 37 %, which opened on 19th November 2011.
Denzil Dias- Deputy Managing Director-Theatrical, Warner Bros.
Pictures India. stated, “After a decade of Harry Potter
films, the final film is truly a cultural event, and we"re thrilled
to see this powerful response from such a broad range of
moviegoers. These incredible results are a testament to the
incredible achievement of the filmmakers, cast, and, of course, JK
Rowling, and should ensure the film series" place in history for
years to come."
The Harry Potter film series had already achieved the
distinction of being the top-grossing film franchise of all time, a
milestone it reached with the combined success of the first five
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 stars
Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson, reprising their
roles as Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger. The film"s
ensemble cast also includes Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane,
Warwick Davis, Tom Felton, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon, Ciarán
Hinds, John Hurt, Jason Isaacs, Matthew Lewis, Gary Oldman, Alan
Rickman, Maggie Smith, David Thewlis, Julie Walters and Bonnie
The film is directed by David Yates, and produced by David
Heyman, David Barron and JK Rowling.