As part of one of the most anticipated Memorial Day weekends in box office history, three new titles will enter an already busy marketplace. The Hangover Part III opens on Thursday, May 23, followed by Fast & Furious 6 and Epic on Friday.
The Hangover Part III
- The first two films are among the highest grossing of all-time when it comes to R-rated flicks and the comedy genre as a whole.
- Online activity--Flixster in particular--is relatively strong.
|Title||Weekend Gross||CHG LW%|
|Fast & Furious 6||$107,000,000||--|
|The Hangover Part III||$68,500,000||--|
|Star Trek Into Darkness||$45,500,000||-35%|
|Iron Man 3||$25,000,000||-30%|
|The Great Gatsby (2013)||$18,000,000||-25%|
|Pain and Gain||$1,900,000||-41%|