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‘Fast Five’ accelerates to $86.2M debut weekend
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - “Fast Five” has raced to Hollywood’s biggest debut so far this year, taking in $86.2 million over opening weekend.
With final numbers counted Monday, the movie pulled in an even bigger audience than estimates a day earlier by distributor Universal Pictures, whose preliminary tally had put revenues at $83.6 million.
The top 20 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters Friday through Sunday, followed by distribution studio, gross, number of theater locations, average receipts per location, total gross and number of weeks in release, as compiled Monday by Hollywood.com are:
1. “Fast Five,” Universal, $86,198,765, 3,644 locations, $23,655 average, $86,198,765, one week.
2. “Rio,” Fox, $14,787,836, 3,708 locations, $3,988 average, $104,014,851, three weeks.
3. “Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy Family,” Lionsgate, $9,860,929, 2,288 locations, $4,310 average, $40,891,043, two weeks.
4. “Water For Elephants,” Fox, $9,342,413, 2,820 locations, $3,313 average, $32,480,214, two weeks.
5. “Prom,” Disney, $4,712,638, 2,730 locations, $1,726 average, $4,712,638, one week.
6. “Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil,” Weinstein Co., $4,108,630, 2,505 locations, $1,640 average, $4,108,630, one week.
7. “Soul Surfer,” Sony, $3,367,867, 2,010 locations, $1,676 average, $33,843,019, four weeks.
8. “Insidious,” Film District, $2,689,676, 1,584 locations, $1,698 average, $48,309,912, five weeks.
9. “Hop,” Universal, $2,683,720, 3,176 locations, $845 average, $105,403,285, five weeks.
10. “Source Code,” Summit, $2,509,824, 1,645 locations, $1,526 average, $48,887,188, five weeks.
11. “African Cats,” Disney, $2,403,808, 1,224 locations, $1,964 average, $10,668,829, two weeks.
12. “Hanna,” Focus, $2,252,257, 1,569 locations, $1,435 average, $35,953,470, four weeks.
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