'Doctor Who' Special Racks Up Millions in Theatrical Sales Deadline
The “Doctor Who” 50th anniversary special did plenty of business during its first weekend in theaters. Citing BBC Worldwide, Deadline.com reports that the theatrical airings grossed $10.2 million worldwide.
“The Day of the Doctor” was released in theaters along with airing on TV, the story notes. In the U.S., the film brought in $4.7 million in ticket sales last Monday, making it the second biggest film that day following “Catching Fire,” the piece notes.