Twilight DVD sells a whopping 3M copies in its first day

Summit Entertainment said more than 3 million DVDs of Twilight jumped off store shelves in its first day of release on Saturday, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The Twilight sales rank among the top five best-selling DVD titles of the past two years, the trade paper reported. The film also did well in its theatrical run, having taking in $373 million in worldwide box-office receipts.

Two Twlight sequels have been announced: New Moon, set for a Nov. 20 release, and Eclipse, recently scheduled for a June 30, 2010, opening. All three are based on the best-selling novels by Stephenie Meyer.

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