Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 Hits $1 Billion Mark
Posted on Mon Aug 1, 2011 09:01 AM PDT

HarryPotter080111_230.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 was number one at the foreign box office for the third consecutive week, bringing the final Harry Potter film past the $1 billion mark.

The record breaking flick is now Warner Bros. highest grossing title overseas, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Over this past week, the movie averaged $17,000 per day and grossed $66.4 million total in foreign theaters. In 19 days of foreign release, the eighth HP film has earned $690 million.

The top three foreign markets over the weekend were Germany, the U.K. and Japan. Part 2 will open in China this week.