New Moon Already Breaking Records!

Betsy Waldman | November 16, 2009 - 8:45 am

Have you landed New Moon tickets for opening weekend yet?

If not, you’re probably the only one!

PR Newswire is reporting that the second Twilight flick now holds the #1 spot at Fandango.com for Advanced Ticket sales, beating out some oteer very successful movies New Moon has become the top-selling pre-release in the company’s 10-year history. The record was set on Saturday night, November 14, shortly after 8:00 p.m.

Now, the Top 5 Advance Ticket-Sellers on Fandango are:

       1. New Moon (2009)
       2. Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005)
       3. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
       4. The Dark Knight (2008)
       5. Twilight (2008)

The website also took a recent survey of more than 2,000 New Moon ticket-buyers and calculated these facts:

    * 98% say the action in New Moon looks better than the action in Twilight.

    * 72% plan to see the movie with a group of three friends or more.

    * 52% of survey respondents say they dream about vampires.

    * 22% are mothers and daughters planning to see New Moon together.

    * 10% plan to show up at the theater in costume, dressed as characters from the saga.

Only four more days! Who’s excited?!