The international film industry got a huge boost this week Q9: The Quick Saga started across several markets and beaten several records.
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According to new IMAX sales numbers F9The start in China was record breaking. The film grossed $ 6.5 million at the IMAX box office, good for the biggest IMAX opening day in the world Fast & Furious Franchise and the biggest opening day ever for a Universal title in China.
In Korea, F9 On Wednesday, the IMAX box office generated $ 160,000 on the opening day. This was the highest single IMAX box office day in Korea since December 1, 2019. In Hong Kong F9 had the second biggest day of the IMAX box office for the Fast & Furious Franchise making $ 56,000 despite playing 40% fewer screens due to COVID-19 closings.
According to Universal, the film has already started the pandemic with the largest international MPA opening with the Fast & Furious The franchise has now earned more than $ 6 billion worldwide. The total estimated total for the film’s international release through Saturday is $ 127 million.
Q9: The Fast Saga sees the return of Justin Lin as the director who directed the third, fourth, fifth, and sixth chapters of the series that became a global phenomenon. The action is racing around the globe – from London to Tokyo, from Central America to Edinburgh and from a secret bunker in Azerbaijan to the teeming streets of Tbilisi. Along the way, old friends will be resurrected, old enemies will return, history will be rewritten, and the true meaning of family will be tested like never before.
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The film features returning cast Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Jordana Brewster, Nathalie Emmanuel and Sung Kang with Oscar-winning actress Helen Mirren and Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron. F9 also features Grammy-winning superstar Cardi B as the new franchise character Leysa, a woman with a connection to Dom’s past, and a cameo from reggaeton sensation Ozuna.