Furious 7 is still on the top of the North American box office, taking $60.6 million in its second weekend in theaters. Fast and Furious 7 has already out-grossed all previous installments of the 14-year-old franchise and has now made more than $800 million internationally.
Home berthed at No 2, new release The Longest Ride could only muster a third place debut.
The rodeo-based romance made $13.5 million between Friday and Sunday.
Starring Clint Eastwood’s son Scott, the film is the latest to be adapted from a best-selling novel by Nicholas Sparks.
Further down this week’s Top 10,
Woman in Gold appears at seven after expanding its release to more than 1,500 locations.
Starring Helen Mirren, this story of an attempt to recover art looted by the Nazis made $5.9 million in its second weekend in North American theaters.
US and Canada box office: Furious 7 – $60.6 million Home – $15.2 million The Longest Ride – $13.5 million Get Hard – $8.6 million Cinderella – $7.2 million
VIDEO Vin Diesel revealed on NBC’s Today show that he has named his newborn daughter after late actor Paul Walker. “I named her Pauline,” Vin Diesel said on March 23. “There’s no other person that I’m thinking about as I’m cutting this umbilical cord,” he added. “I knew he was there and I felt like, you know, a way to keep his memory a part of my memory, a part of my world.”
Paul Walker died on November 30, 2013, in a car crash
Vin Diesel also revealed why he broke the news with anchor Natalie Morales.
“I’m telling you this because I love you,” he told the journalist. “I know that you are a good soul, and I know that this is in good hands.”
Pauline, whose birth was announced via Facebook March 16, is Vin Diesel’s third child with Paloma Jiménez.
Vin Diesel and his longtime girlfriend are also the proud parents of daughter Hania Riley Sinclair, 6, and son Vincent Sinclair, 4.
Paul Walker, who is survived by his 16-year-old daughter Meadow Walker, was a big influence on Vin Diesel.
Fast & Furious 7, Paul Walker’s final movie, opens in theaters nationwide April 3.
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