Box Office: 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1' gets 125 million points for Gryffindor

daniel_radcliffe_emma_watson_rupert_grint_getty.jpgTen years into knowing Harry Potter, and we still haven't gotten tired of him. Though "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part One" didn't break "Twilight: New Moon's" November Box Office opening weekend record, initial weekend estimates prove what we've known all along: America loves Harry.

In its first week, "Potter" opened in over 4,100 theaters and raked in an estimated $125,120,000. Yowza. Opening-night midnight screenings alone raked in $24 million as droves of die-hards headed to the theater, broomsticks and wands in hand.

The only other brand new release in the Top 12 is "The Next Three Days," which made $6.7 million.

The full top 10 is below.

1. Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 1  -  $125,120,000
2. Megamind  -  $16,175,000
3. Unstoppable  -  $13,100,000
4. Due Date  -  $9,150,000
5. The Next Three Days  -  $6,750,000
6. Morning Glory -  $5,233,000
7. Skyline  -  $3,430,770
8. Red  -  $2,467,000
9. For Colored Girls  -  $2,400,000
10. Fair Game  -  $1,470,000


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