Fast & Furious 6 Grosses $256M Worldwide
Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the global leader in box office measurement, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of May 26, 2013 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials™ and International Box Office Essentials™ theatrical measurement services.
As the trusted standard for all studio box office reporting, Rentrak provides intelligence into overnight theatre-level reporting across the global theatrical market. Coupled with the official reported data, studios are able to analyze admissions and gross results in over 50 territories using Rentrak's suite of products.
Rentrak's President of Theatrical Worldwide, Ron Giambra commented, "Fast & Furious 6 opens at No. 1 worldwide with an estimated weekend gross of $256.5 million from 60 markets, its worldwide cume is now at $275.5 million. The international opening of $158 million is the largest Universal international opening of all-time. The previous record holder was Fast Five at $125 million. Also, The Great Gatsby surpassed the $200 million mark worldwide this weekend."
The top-12 domestic weekend box office estimates listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, May 26, 2013 are below.
Fast & Furious 6 - Universal -