Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows brought in $24 million for it midnight showing.
But it doesn’t set a midnight record. Eclipse and New Moon earned more.
Eclipse brought in $30 million and New Moon earned $26 million at midnight shows.It will take another few days to see if New Moon can stay ahead of the new Harry Potter movie for it's opening weekend. New Moon earned an amazing $143 million its opening weekend. Harry Potter is expected to earn between $125 million and $135 million this weekend, according to Exhibitor Relations.