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Fate Of The Furious Opens To $500m Debut
Posted: April 16, 2017
LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) -- The Fate of the Furious, Universal's latest entry in the seemingly endless franchise of car-themed action sequels debuted to record box office revenue, earning an estimated $532.5M worldwide, according to figures compiled by comScore.

Featuring the star power of Vin Diesel, the sequel vaulted to a $100.2 million domestic opening and managed to wrest the crown for the biggest worldwide debut ever from Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Jurassic World.

Meanwhile, 20th Century Fox's Boss Baby and Disney's Beaty & The Beast continued to march along in second and third place, adding $52.3m and $35.6m to their cumulative revenue over the weekend. The weekend's take helped to push Beauty over the $1bn mark, while the animated Boss Baby has grossed a cumulative total of $287m.

The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, April 16, are below.

1. Fate Of The Furious, The - Universal - $532.5M
2. Boss Baby, The - 20th Century Fox - $52.3M
3. Beauty And The Beast - Disney - $35.6M
4. Smurfs: The Lost Village - Sony - $22.9M
5. Chinese Odyssey Part Two: Cinderella, A - Multiple Chinese Distributors - $12.0M
6. Ghost In The Shell - Paramount Pictures - $10.7M
7. Going In Style - Warner Bros. - $10.7M
8. Kong: Skull Island - Warner Bros. - $6.5M
9. Power Rangers - Lionsgate - $5.5M
10. Shack, The - Lionsgate - $4.8M
11. Get Out - Universal - $3.9M
12. Logan - 20th Century Fox - $3.4M

The top 12 domestic weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, April 16, are below.

1. Fate Of The Furious, The - Universal - $100.2M
2. Boss Baby, The - 20th Century Fox - $15.5M
3. Beauty And The Beast - Disney - $13.6M
4. Smurfs: The Lost Village - Sony - $6.5M
5. Going In Style - Warner Bros. - $6.3M
6. Gifted - Fox Searchlight - $3.0M
7. Get Out - Universal - $2.9M
8. Power Rangers - Lionsgate - $2.9M
9. Case For Christ, The - Pure Flix - $2.7M
10. Kong: Skull Island - Warner Bros. - $2.7M
11. Ghost In The Shell - Paramount - $2.4M
12. Zookeeper's Wife, The - Focus Features - $2.1M

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