“Fast Five” Scores Big Midnight Opening

Posted Friday April 29, 2011 1:34 PM GMT

Crowds flocked to theaters all over the USA last night for the midnight release of “Fast Five” and the box office numbers are impressive.

According to a report, the film grossed $3.7 million making it the best ever opening for a Universal title and the best opening for the “Fast” franchise.

Things are going similarly well across the globe, as “Fast Five” nabbed $7.6 million internationally last night.

All in all, Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and company have already scraped up $47.4 million total thus far.

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