BOX OFFICE BEAT DOWN: ‘Fast & Furious 6’ Races Away with $120 Million for the Holiday Weekend

‘The Hangover Part III’ finishes in second place over the four-day Memorial Day weekend with $51.2 million, while ‘Epic’ takes third place with $42.6 million.


Sources: Box Office Mojo

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  1. ed_wood

    But at six movies in I think killing main characters is justified.

    2 years agoby @ed-woodFlag

  2. undeadslayer4

    @ed-wood they killed two of the main character thats retarded

    2 years agoby @undeadslayer4Flag

  3. ed_wood

    I was shocked at how much I liked this movie. Bring on the next one.

    2 years agoby @ed-woodFlag

  4. TheDude1

    @ghostman Agreed. It at least showed some effort on their part after part 3.

    2 years agoby @thedude1Flag

  5. Nicholaus XX

    Next thing you know, you'll have Fast Twenty: The Race of The Seniors!

    2 years agoby @XxNickTheFilmCriticXxFlag

  6. Ghostman

    @corey I watched Fast Four last night; I thought it was pretty good, looking forward to five and six this week. As I said before, I'm not a 'die hard' fan of the series, but they are good action films to watch occasionally when I have nothing else to do.

    2 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  7. CoreyB

    After this past weekend...I watched The Fast and the Furious and also Fast Five...(Lets face it, I respect the franchise, but those are the only two worth watching.) And I was getting all pumped to see it, but never got around to it...SLACKIN!

    2 years agoby @CoreyBFlag

  8. Cartman

    @corey well said

    2 years agoby @c-a-r-t-m-a-nFlag

  9. JonSpidey07

    'Fast and Furious 6' rocked but I like 5 better
    still have to see 'Epic'
    I'm done with Todd Phillips for the rest of eternity

    2 years agoby @jonspidey07Flag

  10. ejk1

    While I am not going to spend money on any of the Fast films, I have to agree with @moviegeek about how impressive the franchise has become. I do plan on seeing Star Trek when I get my paycheck this week, though. I hope that's as good as everyone says...

    2 years agoby @ejk1Flag

  11. Hideki Ryuga

    @moviegeek right!
    on 4 & 5 they had the upper hand, the enemy didn't take them seriously cause, they are just drivers but here, the first scene when they first met Chaw I loved it
    and hey, did Brian really won against Dominic on that race in the beginning of the movie
    Tyrese and Ludacris combo jokes where even better this time
    Fantastic, have to see it again

    2 years agoby @h-ryugaFlag

  12. Replicant

    @ghostman Yeah, I've been waiting for that too so I'm still kinda looking forward to the next one (and maybe they'll bring back Lucas Black's character too)

    2 years agoby @felipe-11Flag

  13. Corey W.

    @ghostman Blah. You haven't even enjoyed Fast Four and barely Fast Five. YOU AREN'T A REAL FAN.

    2 years agoby @coreyFlag

  14. Ghostman

    @thedude1@felipe-11 Even though I think Tokyo Drift is the worst in the series, I like how they have finally connected it to the other sequels in this movie.

    2 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

  15. Replicant

    @thedude1 Well that why I said "for me". 2 and 3 were money-milkers, yes, but at least they were about the characters (whether they were actually good or not is another story), F6 is all about getting to the next set piece. I like having both, not one or the other.

    2 years agoby @felipe-11Flag

  16. TheDude1

    @felipe-11 Worst of the series? Tokyo Drift was complete trash and 2 Fast is not far off. They just made those movies to profit off of the first movie.

    2 years agoby @thedude1Flag

  17. TheDude1

    @the-movieghost That is the best part. He is never really a villain. Which will make part 7 much more interesting. Hopefully they are smart and keep him for more than just part 7.

    2 years agoby @thedude1Flag

  18. Replicant

    Fast 6 was disappointing for me, I didn't hate it but it's definitely the worst of the series for me.

    And I really thought Into Darkness would make more since it's only its second week. Now THAT was a perfect summer movie, not to mention a great sci-fi.

    @moviegeek True. Could you imagine if there was a Point Break 6? lol

    2 years agoby @felipe-11Flag

  19. CelluloidDreams

    Figures ...nothing really "NEW" opened this week except sequels!!

    "Mud" was great film!! Needs to be this summer of sequels/re-boots...nice to see something refreshing and new!

    2 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  20. Superman81

    @the-movieghost he was a villain in WAR with jet-li and in the movie with chris evans and kim basinger.

    2 years agoby @superman81Flag

  21. the MovieGhost

    @thedude1 I could NOT believe they really brought him into the series. I hope it works well though, haven't ever seen that actor as a villain though.

    2 years agoby @the-movieghostFlag

  22. moviegeek

    NOBODY would have believed you if you went back to when the first fast and furious movie came out and said that there would be a fifth sequel in the franchise, and that it would make this much over a weekend. Nobody.

    That is one impressive feat for these filmmakers, and I can honestly say that it is well-deserved.

    2 years agoby @moviegeekFlag

  23. WongFu

    It's not the end, there's more to come.

    2 years agoby @instead8909Flag

  24. TheDude1

    Fast 6 was epic. I loved how they set it up for part 7. Should be even more epic.

    2 years agoby @thedude1Flag

  25. Mwheeler1324

    Glad I decided to see Fast furious 6! It was so good I wanted to see it again right after the movie ended! Lol

    2 years agoby @mwheeler1324Flag

  26. Monkeyiron 2.0

    Damn Epic is #4 damn it was really good movie

    2 years agoby @monkeyiron2-0Flag

  27. Superman81

    @ghostman depends on how they end the 7th one. 6 was one of the best movies I have seen in some time. I knew it would make over 100m and it deserved every penny. I saw Hangover as well, was not as bad as most people made it out to be and was better than part 2. I am glad the series is over though

    2 years agoby @superman81Flag

  28. Ghostman

    Damn, that's awesome!

    If this keeps up with the Fast and Furious 7, maybe we will get an eighth movie.

    2 years agoby @ghostmanFlag

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