Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista and Karen Gillian star alongside Vin Diesel as the voice of baby Groot and Bradley Cooper as Rocket. It made more than $106 million in its first weekend at 58% of overseas territories. This weekend, the fans turned out in droves to push 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' to the top of the charts once again with a $145 million debut.
"Furious" sold $8.5 million in tickets in the fourth week of a lucrative run, which saw it surpass the one-billion-dollar mark worldwide.
The eighth film in the franchise has now raced off with a little more than $207 million at the domestic box office and a stunning $1.2 billion globally.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 debuted earlier in other territories, but it still brought in another $123.8 million to bring the overall worldwide total $427.6 million when including the United States total. Who else would you like to see in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (aside from the Guardians, of course)?
He said the oddball characters in "Guardians of the Galaxy" are his way of reaching out to those who feel like he once did.
And at No. 3 is the film that just won't go away, "Boss Baby" is back in the top three this week, bringing in an estimated $6 million. "Guardians of the Galaxy" Vol. 2 came out three years after the original movie was released in 2014. The numbers should jump considerably when it starts its impending global rollout. How to be a Latin Lover and Beauty and the Beast round out the top five, respectively.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 launched the summer blockbuster season with a healthy $145 million debut.
9 "Going in Style", $1.9 million ($3.1 million international).
Ayesha appears as the Golden High Priestess of the Sovereign in Volume 2. Considering the whole Baahubali 2 fever that has struck India, the Hollywood release's performance is quite decent.
Following a $56 million take on Friday (including $17 million in Thursday preview screenings), the movie then took in an impressive $51 million on Saturday. Additionally, remember that movies like Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and the remake of Beauty and the Beast should also be coming sometime this year as well.