Michael Jackson This is itThis should come as no surprise to fans of Michael Jackson, or to those who were witness to the fever pitch of hysteria that surrounded the simultaneous worldwide released of the movie This Is It on Tuesday of this week.

The BBC have reported the film made m all over the world, according to Sony Pictures who produced the film.

The film features rehearsal footage from Jackson’s This Is It comeback tour with Jackson performing many of his most popular songs and is some small compensation to the thousands of Jackson’s loyal fans who had booked tickets to see his concerts at the O2 arena.

You can read our review of the film here and if the film’s success continues Sony may well extend its inital two week run.

Read more at the BBC here.