New Moon Already Breaking Records!

By: Betsy Waldman / November 16, 2009

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?!