“Deathly Hallows – Part 2” sets foreign records, fastest ever to half-billion mark

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 continues to set records at the box office.

In addition to its astounding domestic totals, the final installment in the Potter series set a new weekend record by taking in $314 million overseas.

The overall gross improved to $542.2 million through Monday, and set a new record by passing the half-billion dollar mark in just six days.

For a complete recap of how Part 2 is doing in theaters around the world, click here.