Twilight Saga Eclipse opens with $261 million at box office; India release on 30 July

MUMBAI: PVR Pictures will be releasing the third installment of the Twilight franchise, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse on 30 July in India.

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, which stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner, topped the worldwide box office climbing to $261 million (as on 4 July). The film was released in over 4416 locations in the US.

Speaking on the India release of the film, PVR Pictures worldwide distribution head Deepak Sharma said, “PVR Pictures is proud to be associated with the Twilight franchise. We have released the first two editions of the franchise i.e. Twilight and New Moon in India and are delighted with the reception – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse has received in the worldwide markets."

PVR Pictures will be releasing Eclipse in more than 700 screens in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu across the country.