'The Fate of the Furious' breaks box office record in world debut

The Fate of the Furious has raced to the top of the box office chart - breaking an international record in the process.
The eighth film in the action thriller franchise took an estimated $532.5 million globally over Easter weekend.
The figure makes it the strongest worldwide debut ever - marginally overtaking the $529 million taken by Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
More chapters in the Furious franchise, which began in 2001, are planned for release in 2019 and 2021.

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