Twilight: Breaking Dawn Grosses $500 Million
Posted on Wed Nov 30, 2011 03:08 PM PDT

breakingdawn500mill200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 1 has grossed over $500 million in the 12 days since its debut.

The fourth installment of the wildly successful film franchise has earned $223.4 million domestically and $285 internationally.

"We couldn't be more pleased with the success of this film and a franchise that the fans have continued to support over the past several years. Thank you to all involved with the films from the actors, filmmakers and Stephenie Meyer to the most important group of all, the global fan base that continues to drive a desire for more Edward, Jacob and Bella," Summit Entertainment co-chairmen Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger said in a statement.

Part 2 of Breaking Dawn - the final installment of the film franchise - is scheduled to hit screens in November 2012.