And now for the latest tribute paid to The Hunger Games: an estimated $68.3 million opening day.
Here's where the gross stacked up among Hollywood's all-time blockbusters:
It takes fifth place as both the biggest-ever opening day and single day, in both instances pushing past The Dark Knight.
The take comes in just under Eclipse's $68.5 million.
More significantly, it very nearly equals what the original Twilight grossed during its entire opening weekend, a then- and now-impressive $69.6 million.
The Hunger Games' haul goes down as the biggest-ever opening day for a nonsequel.
With the Jennifer Lawrence movie so far living up to sky-high expecatations, the question is how much higher can it go yet?
Stay tuned for the answer Sunday morning.
Here's a complete rundown of the top 10 all-time opening days, as compiled per BoxOfficeMojo.com stats: