Incredibles vs. Potter
Incredibles vs. Potter

Pixar's 'Incredible' opening can't beat 'Potter'

  November 7, 2004 at 5:08 PM ET
  Cheeser     Yahoo! News (via Reuters)
  the incredibles, pixar debut, the incredibles opening weekend, harry potter and the sorcerer's stone


Pixar's latest film The Incredibles raked in over $70 million in U.S. theaters over the weekend, barely besting the company's 2003 debut of Finding Nemo, according to Reutersopens in new window.

The three-day weekend total was the best ever for a film released by Disney, and Saturday's $29.4 million was the highest single-day tally for Disney. Incredibles is the sixth release from Pixar Animation Studios Inc.opens in new window and The Walt Disney Co.opens in new window and all have been hits. Pixar makes them; Disney distributes them.

One record it couldn't break, however, was the best November 3-day weekend opening ever, which belongs squarely to Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone with over $90 million in 2001.

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