“Furious 7” again raced to the top spot at the box office this weekend.
The latest installment from the Universal Pictures franchise dominated domestic ticket sales with $60.6 million in its second weekend—still robust despite a 59% drop from its opening weekend.
When factored in with its massive $143.6-million opening, that pushed the film's total to $252 million -- a best for the franchise.
With a whopping $190-million price tag, the film crossed the $200-million mark, on Friday, in just eight days -- surpassing the studio’s previous record for that milestone, set by “Despicable Me 2” in 11 days.
The action film, directed by newcomer James Wan and serving as...