Vin Diesel's Fast and Furious 9 to surpass $500mn since pandemic; read deets
The ninth instalment in the Fast and Furious franchise surpassed the $500 million mark at the global box office
Hollywood film Fast and Furious 9 featuring Vin Diesel has surpassed the $500 million mark at the global box office on Monday, according to Box Office Mojo.
It is said that the film would be the first Hollywood film to do so since the pandemic began. According to Breezyscroll.com, the film has grossed a total of $500.30 million worldwide. The film has made $125.90 million in the US.
The film received mixed reviews from critics and fans. It earned 60% on Rotten Tomatoes.
This week, Fast and Furious 9 will be up against a difficult player in the form of Black Widow. The Marvel Studios film is going to release globally on July 9.
According to projections, Scarlett Johansson's MCU picture will debut at $90 million, breaking the prior record set by Fast and Furious 9.
Vin Diesel's film was first premiered in South Korea during the month of May. Later, in North America on June 25. Justin Lin, who has directed four prior films in the franchise, returns to direct this one and Lin, Alfredo Botello, and Daniel Casey wrote the script.
Besides Vin Diesel film, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, John Cena, Jordana Brewster, Nathalie Emmanuel, Sung Kang, Michael Rooker, Helen Mirren, and Kurt Russell, and also Charlize Theron are among the cast members.