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'Fate of the Furious' tops box office as 'The Promise,' 'Unforgettable' bomb

'Fate of the Furious' tops box office as 'The Promise,' 'Unforgettable' bomb

A week after its record-setting global debut, Universal’s “The Fate of the Furious” is still ruling the box office to the chagrin of a host of newcomers.

“Fate” brought in an estimated $38.7 million in the U.S. and Canada, falling below analyst expectations of $45 million to $50 million. Its total domestic gross to date is $163.6 million. After blowing away all reasonable international projections last week, it brought in $163.4 million internationally this weekend, for an international total of $744.8 million to date. The Globally, film is expected to pass the $1-billion mark this week.

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