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Who’s Making What From ‘Skyfall’ – Billion Dollar Bond Breakdown

Who’s Making What From ‘Skyfall’ – Billion Dollar Bond Breakdown

Posted on 14 Nov 2012 at 3:56pm

The numbers have left Hollywood shaken and a little bit stirred. Skyfall, the 23rd installment of the 50-year-old James Bond franchise, has become a global phenomenon. Its opening-weekend haul in the U.S. was $ 88.4 million — almost $ 21 million more than the last Bond, 2008’s Quantum of Solace. Even adjusting for inflation, that’s a big leap. (Quantum‘s $ 67.5 million would be $ 72.5 million in today’s dollars.) And overseas, the numbers are even more impressive, with $ 427.8 million in grosses outside the U.S. as of Nov. 11. Many Hollywood observers…