In North America, the sequel scores the top November opening of all time with $161.1 million. Catching Fire scored the top November opening of all time domestically with $161.1 million, slaying the record set by fellow YA film adaptation The Twilight Saga: New Moon ($142.8).
The sequel, earning an A CinemaScore, marks another major victory for Lionsgate and is reaching a broader audience than Hunger Games did, with males making up 12 percent more of the audience.
Overseas, where it is rolling out in 65 markets, Catching Fire took in $146.6 million. Globally Catching Fire has already raked in more than $307 Million dollars in their opening weekend alone. via THR