Movies
Published April 30, 2018

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Breaks Domestic and International Records for Opening Weekend Box Office

Fans around the world have been assembling to see the Marvel Studios film.

Image for ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Breaks Domestic and International Records for Opening Weekend Box Office

Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” was unstoppable in its opening weekend, breaking records for both the biggest domestic and international box office openings of all time.

Domestically, the film brought in $258.2 million through Sunday, while the international take from opening weekend is a massive $640.9 million. Domestically, it also broke records for the biggest Saturday box office haul ever with $83 million and biggest Sunday ever with $69.2 million. As of this week, six of the top 10 biggest domestic opening weekends ever are now from Marvel Studios, including “Avengers: Infinity War,” “The Avengers,” “Black Panther,” “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” “Captain America: Civil War,” and “Iron Man 3.”

“Avengers: Infinity War” is currently Certified Fresh at 84% on Rotten Tomatoes. The opening weekend of the film brings the Marvel Cinematic Universe up to a $15.4 billion gross total, with the MCU already firmly cemented as the highest grossing franchise of all time.

To see the Avengers battle Thanos for yourself (or to go again!), reserve tickets now via Fandango!

Stay tuned to Marvel.com, follow @Avengers on Twitter, and Like “The Avengers” on Facebook for the latest on the Avengers as it develops!

Related

Comics

Read the Greatest Stories Starring Scarlet Witch and Vision

Save up to 67% off on digital trades and issues in the Marvel Comics App!

Comics

The Avengers Join the Battle Against the King in Black

Knull takes on Earth’s Mightiest Heroes in AVENGERS #45!

TV Shows

WandaVision Primer: Where We Last Left Off with Wanda Maximoff

Get caught up with Sokovian native!

Comics

5 Times Kate Bishop Hit the Mark

Read the ace archer’s best moves on Marvel Unlimited.