‘Fast and Furious 6’ Tops Biggest Ever Memorial Weekend Box Office
(NEW YORK) -- Fast and Furious 6 won the race for the top spot at the box office this holiday weekend, which, according to Hollywood.com, was the biggest Memorial weekend ever.
The four-day period is expected to see a box office draw of $323 million, and an impressive draw even not counting Monday. The Christmas weekend of 2009 had a bigger Friday through Sunday total than this weekend did, but this was the best four day weekend.
Fast and Furious 6 brought in $122.2 million, and The Hangover Part III took second with $52 million. Star Trek: Into Darkness dropped down to third place, taking in $48 million in its second million.
Here are the four-day estimates for Friday, May 24 through Monday, May 27, according to Hollywood.com:
1 Fast & Furious 6 $122.2M
2 The Hangover Part III $52.0M
3 Star Trek: Into Darkness $48.0M
4 Epic $44.0M
5 Iron Man 3 $24.6M
6 The Great Gatsby $17.35M
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