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Daniel Craig’s excellent third outing as suave super-spy James Bond in the Sam Mendes-directed Skyfall was expected to be a big hit, however, I doubt even Sony and MGM could have imagined an action film of such magnitude. The film is close to crossing the 1 billion mark worldwide but possibly most importantly, considering the character is British, is that Skyfall is now confirmed via this press release – to be the highest-grossing in history.

Skyfall Smashes UK Box Office Record To Become Biggest Film Of All Time

 Bond Makes History In Just 40 Days

London, 5th December – Eon Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment are delighted to announce that Skyfall has made history in the UK and become the highest grossing film of all time.

Skyfall has now taken a staggering £94,277,612 at the UK box office in just 40 days on release, making box office history and overtaking the record »

- Craig Hunter

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