New Weekend Estimates for “Furious 7” Approach All-Time Release Records

The Rock -- Furious 7 Furious 7 starring Dwayne Johnson and featuring UFC Champion Ronda Rousey is on track to score one of the all-time highest grossing opening weekends. The film is estimated to do $143,623,000 this weekend alone, which is almost more than the original The Fast and the Furious has grossed over its lifetime. 

Fast Five opened with $86.2 million and the 2013 Fast & Furious 6 opened to $97.4 million. The film has already cracked the top ten highest grossing opening weekends in history, passing Twilight: New Moon and quickly approaching Spider-Man 3 and The Hunger Games.