The Hangover 2 has come in at #1 at the box office. And it’s expected to make over $137M overÂ theÂ holiday weekend according to Deadline.com.
The Hangover Part 2 (Legendary/Warner Bros) NEW [3,615 Theaters]Â Thursday $31.6M, Friday $30M, Saturday $29M,Â 3-day Weekend $85MÂ Estimated 4-day Memorial Holiday $105, Estimated 5-Day Cume $137M
This sequel is shattering all R-rated comedy records. The previous largest first week for an R-rated comedy wasÂ Sex And The City was $79M. Overseas,Hangover 2 opened bigger than the original in 30 markets including Australia and the UK, where it is dominating with 60+% market share.Â The sequel’s opening day is bigger than the entire opening weekend ofÂ Hangover 1.