While the cinema year is slowly but surely drawing to a close, James Bond: No Time to Die was able to do it recently an important title snap and thereby overtake the action competition in the form of F9 (Fast & Furious 9).
James Bond beats Fast & Furious 9
Last weekend, No Time to Die again made some money internationally. This means that it is now at a global box-office result of a little more than $ 733 million. This is a considerable number in and of itself and is certainly even higher under pandemic conditions. It’s the Most successful film of 2021 so far.
In addition, the new James Bond adventure was able to overtake the big action competitor F9 in this way. It was the previous leader in the category with sales of $ 725 million. No Time to Die earned around $ 154 million in the US, compared to $ 579 million in the international market.
Who will be the new James Bond?
No Time to Die was the last film in the series in which the actor Daniel Craig was seen in the role of the British secret agent. It is not yet known who will be his successor. In the past there was always speculation about a female 007, which the owners of the James Bond rights actually reject.
Only recently, the actor also brought himself Dwayne Johnson as new actor for James Bond in the game. The muscle man and former WWE wrestler had made a name for himself over the past few years as sought-after action actor made. He was most recently seen in the Disney film Jungle Cruise and the Netflix production Red Notice, among others.
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