Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix made $12 million from Wednesday’s midnight openings, busting Return of the King’s previous record of $8 million. Who knows how much cash the weekend will bring… Also from Variety: Will book/movie synergy work for Potter? I don’t doubt it.
Order of the Phoenix
- Rotten Tomatoes: With most reviews in, OotP now getting 74%
- Interview with Phoenix scriptwriter Michael Goldenberg
- Moviefone ranks HP villians