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Transformers 2 has $112m weekend; $201m so far

by Matthew Price Modified: April 22, 2013 at 2:29 pm •  Published: June 28, 2009

According to the AP, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen will crack $200 million in ticket sales in just 5 days.  Paramount reports Transformers 2 with an estimated $112 million weekend, and $201.2 million since the Wednesday opening.

The film shows itself to be virtually critic-proof, as the huge opening is despite a 20 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Transformers 3 is already set for a July 1, 2011 opening, according to Variety, though it’s not yet clear whether director Michael Bay will return.

- Matt Price

by Matthew Price
Features Editor
Features Editor Matthew Price has worked for The Oklahoman since 2000. He’s a University of Oklahoma graduate who has also worked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and was a Dow Jones Newspaper Fund intern for the Dallas Morning News. He’s...
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