has a mixed weekend at the box office for fast xThe 10th installment in the long running action franchise. While the film has made a decent amount globally, the latest figures indicate that the downward spiral of the franchise in the domestic market is showing no signs of slowing down. after $28 million Friday (including $7.5 million from Thursday previews), fast x Heading to $67.5 million opening weekend – the lowest opening for a main franchise entry since 2006 The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Driftand a little further from the spinoff title Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw$60 million opening hall.
$67.5 million debut put fast x just behind $70 million F9: The Fast Saga Brought up a few years back, though that film opened during the height of the pandemic. It’s safe to say that the franchise peaked with 2015. furious 7which made a series-top $147 million in its opening weekend. furious 7 Tapped out with $1.5 billion globally and produced on a reported budget of $190 million, which rose to that level after Star Paul Walker Tragically it passed away mid-production. fast x Had its share of behind-the-scenes drama – original director justin lynn That left one week for filming—which boosted the budget to a reported franchise-high $340 million.
director louis leterrier was brought on board as Lin’s replacement, and he seems to have delivered a film that, for better or worse, is about as good as one would expect. The series is infamous for its increasingly bizarre plot twists and action set-pieces. fast x Currently sitting at a “Rotten” 54% score on review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, it earned a meh B+ CinemaScore from opening day audiences. of the collider Ross Bonaime praised and highlighted the overall stupidity of the film jason momoaperformance as the villain Dante in his review.
Slipping to second place after two weekends at the top of the chart, Disney’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 $32 million is eyeing a third weekend, down just 47% from its second weekend. Guardians of the Galaxy 3 State had a underwhelming opening, but it also delivered one of the strongest second weekend performances in Marvel Cinematic Universe history. The film’s total domestic earnings currently stand at $266 million. Globally, the superhero threequel has earned $660 million, placing it nearly $100 million behind the first one. Guardians of the Galaxylast global race, and nearly $200 million behind Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2Lifetime Worldwide Tally of.
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Coming in at number three is Universal’s The Super Mario Bros. Movie Just under $10 million was added, bringing its domestic haul to around $550 million. Globally, the mega-hit has grossed $1.248 billion, surpassing incredible 2 to become the third biggest animated film of all time. It remains the biggest hit of the year both domestically and internationally. fourth place Book Club: The Next Chapter, which made $3 million this weekend after debuting last weekend with $6.7 million. The vintage slant comedy-drama has earned $13 million worldwide so far, a far cry from its $100 million-plus global run. book Club Awarded in 2018. Rounding out the top five are horror hits this weekend evil dead riseto which $2.4 million was added, bringing its running domestic total to just under $65 million.
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