Harry Potter Has a Spell Over the Box Office

July 17, 2009 By:
Harry Potter Has a Spell Over the Box Office

It may be Harry Potters first official weekend at the box office, but the movie has already made over $100 million dollars worldwide. The movie is expected to break records and producers are hoping it will make over $5 billion worldwide. All that buzz can't be for nothing, so if you decide to check it out this weekend, let us know what you think of the movie.

In case Harry Potter doesn't tickle your pickle, here are some other movies out in theaters this weekend:


Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: Daniel Radcliffe returns as the teen wizard, back at Hogwarts and facing his darkest threat yet.

Homecoming: An obsessive small town woman tries to get back with her former high school sweetheart when he returns home with his new girlfriend.


Bruno: Sacha Baron Cohen is a flamboyant Austrian fashionista who takes his show to the U.S., wreaking havoc on unsuspecting Americans.

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs:
Manny, Sid, Diego and the rest of the computer- animated critter crew are back for their third prehistoric adventure -- this time in 3D!

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen: Megan Fox and Shia LaBeouf return to join with the Autobots' battle against the evil Decepticons.

Public Enemies: Johnny Depp stars as notorious depression-era gangster John Dillinger, whose charismatic crime spree made him a folk hero to the masses.

The Proposal: Sandra Bullock is a high-powered exec who fakes an engagement with her assistant to avoid deportation to her native Canada.

Check out the trailer for Harry Potter below: