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The Twilight Saga: Eclipse grossed $8.78m on Day 8, once again topping the North American box-office chart, according to Box Office Mojo.
Directed by , and starring , , and Eclipsefell below the $10m-per-day mark for the first time since opening day. Attendance on Wednesday was down a relatively small 16.9% from the day before. (Nearly every movie on the top twelve chart had double-digit drops.)
To date, Eclipse has collected $195.73m domestically, which means it’ll be crossing the $200m mark some time today — a day earlier than expected.
Also in the Eclipse cast: Bryce Dallas Howard, , Xavier Samuel, Dakota Fanning, Peter Facinelli, , , , , Julia Jones, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Michael Welch, Anna Kendrick, and Billy Burke.
Photo: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Kimberley French / Summit Entertainment)