Iron Man 2 Pulls Down $7.5 Million from Midnight Showings

Jon Favreau‘s Iron Man 2 blasted through it’s 12:01 a.m. Friday performances, earning an estimated $7.5 million from more than 2,500 locations. Throughout the rest of the weekend, Iron Man 2 will play in more than 4,000 domestic theaters and is expected to ring up $140 million or more through Sunday.

Hundreds of venues sold out in advance of the midnight performances, with online-ticketing services Fandango and MovieTickets reporting sellouts in many locations for other showtimes throughout the weekend.

Jason Moore
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