Earlier this summer, Disney"s Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides opened with $350.6 million worldwide. Later, this record was broken by Transformers: Dark of the Moon with $382.4 milllion. Now, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 has now earned a staggering $307 million at the international box office and $168.6 million domestic collection centres.
Talking to The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros. president of international distribution Veronika Kwan-Rubinek said, “The phenomenal result is a true testament to the universal and timeless appeal of JK Rowling's beloved books. Whether in German, Russian, Spanish, Japanese or any other language, fans everywhere have embraded the finale."
Veronika further said, "We thank the filmmakers, cast and crew for this amazing film, as well as our teams and partners in exhibition for bringing this epic story to its conclusion on big screens all over the world."
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