‘Bourne Legacy’ earns P17.6M on first day in PH

Posted at 08/09/2012 4:42 PM | Updated as of 08/09/2012 6:53 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Despite the bad weather, the Hollywood action film “The Bourne Legacy” earned P17.6 million on its opening day in the country on Wednesday, August 8.

This makes it the best-selling “Bourne” film in the Philippines, said Emy Abuan, publicist of Solar Entertainment Corp. and movie distributor United International Pictures.

“Kumita ang 'Bourne Legacy' on the opening day ng P17.6 million,” Abuan said in a text message to ABS-CBNnews.com.

“The Bourne Legacy” made its Asian premiere in the Philippines, where some parts of the film were shot. It stars Jeremy Renner and Rachel Weisz.

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