Gal Pal Gangs Make History With Sex Debut

TV spinoff sets $26.9M Friday record
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted May 31, 2008 3:31 PM CDT
Actress Sarah Jessica Parker attends the premiere of 'Sex and the City: The Movie' at Radio City Music Hall on May 27, 2008 in New York City.   (Getty Images)
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(Newser) – High heels and cosmos made box office history last night, as women dolled out $26.9 million for Sex and the City—the biggest romantic comedy opening day ever, Variety reports. For many, it was a long-awaited event. “You have to come see this with a mess of your friends,” one fan told the Los Angeles Times. “It's not about men, it's not about the outfits. It's about friendship.”

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