1. Daniel Craig's James Bond Debut A Hit In Japan

    By Devin Zydel on 2007-01-22

    Casino Royale is now the highest grossing James Bond film in Japan, according to Box Office Mojo.

    Daniel Craig’s 007 debut opened in the country on 1 December 2006 to weekend box office of $3.2 million and the current total now stands at $18.6 million.

    This beats the record previously held by Pierce Brosnan’s final Bond film, Die Another Day, which had a total gross of $18.4 million in the country.

    These numbers are yet another example of the phenomenal success Casino Royale has had around the world. The film will next open in China on 30 January.

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