‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ in its opening weekend 61,5 million dollars raised in the United States. It is thus the best opening weekend for a Mission: Impossible movie ever and the second-highest opening for a film with Tom Cruise in the lead role, reports Variety.
The franchiserecord stood in the name of ‘Mission: Impossible II’, which eighteen years ago 57.8 million dollars — in the first weekend. ‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol’ in 2011 brought in a total of 694,7 million dollars, the highest totaalopbrengst in the series.
‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ is the second best debut of Tom Cruises career. Steven spielberg’s ‘War of the Worlds’ did only better with 64.9 million dollars.
Tom Cruise is back as Ethan Hunt in ‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’. Together with his IMF team (Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames) and recurring characters (Rebecca Ferguson, Michelle Monaghan), Ethan himself in a race against the clock after a mission wrong ends.