Quantum Breaking Bond Record

Quantum of Solace expected to score the series' grandest US opening ever
By Rebecca Smith Hurd,  Newser User
Posted Nov 15, 2008 2:39 PM CST
This photo released by Activision shows a scene from "Quantum of Solace" which is one of the big movies being translated into a video game this holiday season.   (AP Photo/Activision)
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(Newser) Quantum of Solace is poised to post the biggest opening weekend in James Bond franchise history, Variety reports. The blockbuster grossed $27 million in domestic box-office returns yesterday, when it opened in 3,451 theaters nationwide. The movie is expected to bank more than $60 million over the weekend, besting previous record-holder Die Another Day by $13 million.