May 22, 2023

Film & TV

Fast X Roars to top, Outracing GOTG Vol. 3

Fast X speeds to victory at Box Office,opening weekend with $67.5M

By Betty Cruise May 22, 2023
Fast X revs up the Box Office.

Revving its engines to full throttle, Fast X raced to the pinnacle of the box office this past weekend. 

The highly anticipated tenth installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, featuring the beloved trio of Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, and Jordana Brewster, left its competition in the dust with a remarkable $67.5 million in ticket sales within the United States. 

And the global impact was equally impressive, with an additional $251.4 million pouring in from international markets.

 In a breathtaking display of speed and success, Fast X zoomed past all expectations to amass a staggering $318.9 million worldwide, according to the renowned film statistics hub, Box Office Mojo. 

In its latest weekend run, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3 accumulated a formidable $32 million in domestic ticket sales, accompanied by an impressive $48.8 million from international markets. 

With this boost, the film's cumulative earnings soared to a staggering $659.1 million over a remarkable three-week span. 

According to Variety, the movie has raked in an astounding $1.248 billion in ticket sales worldwide, cementing its status as a beloved masterpiece that captivated audiences across the globe.

Evil Dead Rise made a chilling impact at the box office, amassing over $2.3 million in ticket sales. 

Meanwhile, John Wick: Chapter 4 continues to wield its action-packed allure, attracting a dedicated following. 

The adrenaline-fueled film featuring the indomitable Keanu Reeves as the titular crime-fighting protagonist claimed the sixth spot, enticing audiences who contributed to its impressive $1.33 million in ticket sales.

In seventh place, the film adaptation of Judy Blume's beloved novel, Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret, made its mark with a commendable $1.32 million in ticket sales.