Whoa! Is summer here already or what? This weekend was all kinds of success for the mega-blockbuster Fast Five — the fifth installment to Universal Pictures’ Fast and the Furious franchise. The street racing film sped to the top of the box office chart, grossing $83.6 million in North America. Not only is Fast Five the highest grossing film of 2011, but also the highest grossing film of its kind. Get ready for Fast and the Furious No. 6 ladies and gentlemen.

Be sure to check out how every other movie crashed (as we predicted) below…

  1. Fast Five | NEW | Universal | Weekend Gross $83,630,000 | Average Per Theater $22,950 | Total Gross $83,630,000 | Film’s Budget – $125 | Week 1
  2. Rio | Last Week #1 | Fox | Weekend Gross $14,400,000 | Average Per Theater $3,883 | Total Gross $103,627,000 | Film’s Budget – $90 | Week 3
  3. Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy Family | Last Week #2 | Lionsgate | Weekend Gross $10,050,000 | Average Per Theater $4,392 | Total Gross $41,080,000 | Film’s Budget – N/A | Week 2
  4. Water for Elephants | Last Week #3 | Fox | Weekend Gross $9,125,000 | Average Per Theater $3,236 | Total Gross $32,263,000 | Film’s Budget – $38 | Week 2
  5. Prom | NEW | Buena Vista | Weekend Gross $5,000,000 | Average Per Theater $1,832 | Total Gross $5,000,000 | Film’s Budget – $8 | Week 1
  6. Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil | NEW | Weinstein | Weekend Gross $4,140,000 | Average Per Theater $1,653 | Total Gross $4,140,000 | Film’s Budget – $30 | Week 1
  7. Soul Surfer  | Last Week #7 | TriStar| Weekend Gross $3,300,000 | Average Per Theater $1,642 | Total Gross $33,775,000 | Film’s Budget – $18 | Week 4
  8. Insidious  | Last Week #9 | Film District | Weekend Gross $2,687,000 | Average Per Theater $1,696 | $48,307,000 | Film’s Budget – $1.5 | Week 5
  9. Hop | Last Week #4 | Universal | Weekend Gross $2,557,000 | Average Per Theater $805 | Total Gross $105,276,000 | Film’s Budget – $63 | Week 5
  10. Source Code  | Last Week #10 | Summit Entertainment| Weekend Gross $2,532,000 | Average Per Theater $1,539 | Total Gross $48,909,000 | Film’s Budget – $32 | Week 5

Now that the we have a mega blockbuster in our hands, it’s time to gear up for another one. Next weekend, North America sees the release of Thor and that also has ‘big money’ written all over it.

What did you watch this weekend?