The latest ‘Avengers’film, ‘Avengers: Infinity War’, has in its opening weekend, a record broken: with a global yield of 630 million dollars (nearly 520 million euros), the action movie from Marvel Studios, the best start for a film ever, so message filmsite Deadline.
The previous record holder, ‘The Fate of The Furious’ from 2017, with a whopping 87 million dollars was surpassed. The superheldenfilm of the directing brothers Anthony and Joe Russo brought in North America, only 250 million dollars in the coffers, and 380 million dollars in 52 other countries. That includes China and Russia have not (yet) agree with.
Until now, knew only three films more than $ 500 million from its international opening: ‘The Fate of the Furious, “”Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ and ‘Jurassic World’. The huge success of ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ was also producer of Disney a surprise: “380 million dollars in revenue abroad is unexpectedly and towers far above any predictions,” said Dave Hollis of Disney.
The United Kingdom was the most lucrative foreign market, with 42.2 million dollars, followed by South Korea (39.2 million dollars), Mexico (25.1 million dollars), Australia (23 million dollars), and Brazil (18.8 million dollars). In China opens the film on may 11.