Mumbai: Hollywood movie Fast & Furious 6 starring Vin Diesel, Paul
Walker, Dwayne Johnson and Michelle Rodriguez in leads, has done a
fantabulous performance at the Indian Box
Office in the first weekend. The Justin Lin-directed film has topped the
collection chart in the country, beating two big Hindi releases -
Ishkq In Paris and Hum Hai Raahi CAR Ke.
Like James Bond and Spider Man series,
Fast & Furious is another popular franchise in the
country and its sixth installment received very good response in
the paid previews on Thursday. With a good word of mouth playing
its magic, the movie, which released in 1,200 screens in the
country, opened to very good response with its occupancy ranging
between 65% and 75% on Friday. It made record breaking collection
on the first day.
Fast & Furious 6, which became one of the biggest
Hollywood openers in the country, showed 10% growth in its business
on Saturday and another 7% on Sunday. The latest installment of
Fast & Furious has collected Rs 21.55 crores nett at
the Indian Box Office in its opening weekend. Its breakup is Rs
1.85 cr on Thu previews, Rs 6.02 cr on Fri, Rs 6.63 cr on Sat and
Rs 7.05 cr on Sun.
However, The Amazing Spider Man, which hit the screens
on June 29, 2012, has become all time highest grosser Hollywood
movie in India. Its first weekend collection had crossed Rs 29.10
crores nett in the country. Now, Fast & Furious 6 has
landed in the second place with its wonderful collection.