Fate Of The Furious raced to the screens on Thursday with preview show on Wednesday. The opening day box office of $65.6 million (451.6M RMB) has set the record for the biggest single day ever at the Chinese box office.
Fans are turning out in record numbers around the world to see The Fate of the Furious, as Friday's global gross brought in $112.1 million to Universal Pictures, the highest-grossing Friday of all time for the film studio. By contrast, the domestic launch for "The Fate of the Furious" is the 38th largest of all time, trailing Illumination-Universal's "The Secret Life of Pets" at $104.4 million.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens holds the current worldwide opening weekend box office record, also set in 2015 at $529 million. The lauded director helms Fate of the Furious, the latest installment of the Fast & Furious flicks, speeding into theaters Friday (April 14).
The film is now projected to finish with about $103.8 million for its opening weekend. That film added an estimated $5 million to its total Friday, enough to place it in third heading into the weekend.
Varietyreports that Fate Of The Furious may be the second highest launch in the series' history but may find it hard to beat the earnings of its predecessor Fast 7, which opened to almost $147.2 million.
From the shores of Cuba and the streets of New York City to the icy plains off the arctic Barents Sea, our elite force will crisscross the globe to stop an anarchist from unleashing chaos on the world's stage...and to bring home the man who made them a family.
She warned young women contemplating a public career that they had to be prepared for more abuse than their male counterparts. The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action.
It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow. "We have no firm information to indicate was any involvement by Russia or Russian forces into this attack", he said .
An accused major cocaine trafficker who spent more than two decades on the run was arrested Wednesday in Central Florida, the U.S. The last of South Florida's " Cocaine Cowboys " has been arrested after 26 years on the lam.
They sustain our peoples and their livelihoods. "And, the one that has attracted the greatest attention is the Teesta", he said. However, the pressing issues Bangladesh faces with India seem to have lost steam in the fanfare of this historic visit.
North Korea's vice foreign minister says it will conduct its next nuclear test whenever its supreme headquarters sees fit. The Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi, while speaking to media, had said, "Military force can not resolve the issue".
Government ministers said they hoped to have cleared legal hurdles in time to implement the legal marijuana proposal by July 2018. If the law succeeds, Canada will be the second country in the world to legalize marijuana . "We're going to change that".
This morning it was discovered that Apple was on the list for road testing autonomous vehicle permits in California. There have been reports in the past year that Apple scaled back plans to build its own vehicle.
The woman, who is in her twenties, was then taken for further treatment to the Hadassah Medical Center, Mount Scopus. She was brought to the hospital in critical condition, with multiple stab wounds to the upper body, a medic said.
The world's No. 1 player said he'll return to the PGA Tour at the Wells Fargo Championships at Eagle Point Golf Club from May 4-7. He showed up Thursday morning to give it a try, but Johnson wound up withdrawing before teeing a ball on the first hole.
As of Sunday, 10 of the 15 people wounded in the truck attack in the Swedish capital remained hospitalized, including one child. A fire broke out Friday afternoon at the store after the truck smashed into shoppers at its entrance on Drottninggatan street.
The new selective schools proposed by the government will support "young people from every background, not the privileged few". On Sky News, Greening said the government wanted a "system that puts ordinary working families at its heart".
This portion of the legislation doesn't become effective until August 1 and will affect the class of 2019. Only the Collegiate Commissioners Association can create new National Letter of Intent signing periods.
Reds set for top four - Ibra
Speaking to 2FM's Game On, Dunphy said: "It's a bit of a mystery why Mourinho is so savage with him and repeatedly digs him out". But we've got a home game next, let's see if we can get some momentum, try to get a win in that and we'll try to do that".
Galaxy S8 pre-orders exceed those of S7
Samsung hasn't yet started shipping out the first of its flagship phones for 2017, and the numbers are already looking impressive. Announced at the end of last month, the new Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are the latest iteration of Samsung's flagship smartphone .
Alleged teen killers extradited to NSW
Members of the public are urged not to approach the teens if they locate them, but to contact Triple zero (000) immediately. The teenagers were arrested on the Monaro Highway, ACT, and taken to the ACT Watch House.