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Skyfall has smashed the UK Box Office Record to become the biggest film of all time in that country!

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

Skyfall has now taken a staggering 94,277,612 pounds at the UK box office in just 40 days on release, making box office history and overtaking the record previously held by Avatar which had a lifetime gross of 94,025,632 pounds during 11 months on release in UK cinemas.

Skyfall, the 23rd James Bond adventure, continuing the longest running and most successful franchise in film history, opened in 587 cinemas across the UK and Ireland on Friday 26th October, and is still on general release.

Here's what producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli said in response to this fantastic news.

"We're overwhelmed with gratitude to the cinema-going »

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