They Shall Not Grow Old: Peter Jackson’s WWI Docu

Peter Jackson’s World War I documentary, They Shall Not Grow Old, is doing well at the box-office.

The feature has taken in $5.7 million in two days of showings in North America.

It debuted on December 17 and pulled in $2.3 million at 1,142 theaters for Warner and Fathom Events — the largest single-day gross for a Fathom documentary in the U.S.

Fathom specializes in event cinema and is jointly owned by AMC, Cinemark and Regal.

Warner Bros. will launch a theatrical release in New York, Los Angeles, and Washington, DC, on January 11 and plans to expand to 25 markets on Feb. 1.