‘Fast & Furious 9’ breaks records at theatrical release in China, Korea, Russia, Hong Kong and the Middle East

FAST & FURIOUS 9 it breaks all records and with a gross of 162.7 million dollars it becomes the largest premiere since the beginning of the pandemic, doubling the opening figure of “Godzilla vs. Kong ”, released with great success in this period.

The new installment of the franchise starring Vin Diesel has been released this weekend in theaters in China, where it has grossed 135.9 million dollars; Korea (9.9 million); Russia (8.2 million); Hong Kong (2.5 million) and the Middle East (6.3 million), surpassing the opening of “Fast & Furious 7” and “Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw” in these territories by 81% and 16% respectively. .

The franchise, which turns 20 in 2021, has exceeded $ 6 billion in collection worldwide this weekend.

FAST & FURIOUS 9 marks the return of the FAST Family led by Vin Diesel, with the return of the stars of the saga (Michelle Rodríguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Jordana Brewster, Nathalie Emmanuel and Sung Kang) and Justin Lin as director. This installment also incorporates John Cena as the most formidable villain in the franchise so far.

FAST & FURIOUS 9 It can be enjoyed on the big screen in Spain from its premiere on July 2.

Synopsis:

No matter how fast you are, no one can escape your past.

On July 2 it will be released FAST & FURIOUS 9, the ninth chapter in the saga that began 20 years ago and has raised more than five billion dollars worldwide.

Dom Toretto (Vin Diesel) leads a quiet life with Letty and her son, little Brian, but they know that danger always lurks in that tranquility. This time, that threat will force Dom to face the sins of his past if he wants to save those he loves most. The team is reunited to prevent a worldwide plot, led by one of the most dangerous assassins and the best driver they have ever faced; a man who is also Dom’s missing brother, Jakob (John Cena, who will appear in The Suicide Squad this year).

FAST & FURIOUS 9 It marks the return of Justin Lin as director of the franchise after having directed the third, fourth, fifth and sixth installments and having turned the saga into a worldwide phenomenon. The action takes place around the world – from London to Tokyo, from Central America to Edinburgh, and from a secret bunker in Azerbaijan to the crowded streets of Tblisi. Along the way, they will meet old friends and enemies, history will be rewritten, and the true meaning of family will be put to the test like never before.

The film marks the return of series stars Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Jordana Brewster, Nathalie Emmanuel and Sung Kang, alongside Oscar® winner Helen Mirren and Oscar® winner Charlize Theron. FAST & FURIOUS 9 also features Grammy-winning superstar Cardi B as Leysa, a woman connected to Dom’s past, as well as a cameo from new Reggaeton sensation Ozuna.

FAST & FURIOUS 9 It is produced by Neal H. Moritz, Vin Diesel, Jeff Kirschenbaum, Joe Roth, Justin Lin, Clayton Townsend, and Samantha Vincent.