In is third weekend, "Infinity War" earned $61.8 million at the USA box office.
Not only that, but it's also now the fifth-highest grossing movie ever, jumping over heavy hitters like Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Black Panther, Age of Ultron, Furious 7 and the aforementioned Avengers. Also, it hit $500 million in 15 days, the second-fastest of any pic behind Force Awakens (10 days). While Avengers: Infinity War already surpassed the $1 billion threshold earlier this week, the release in China is expected to give earnings a significant boost.
At the top, Avengers: Infinity War delivered an estimated $61.8 million this weekend, pushing the film's domestic gross to $547.8 million.
Joe and Anthony Russo are the co-directors for the hugely successful Avengers: Infinity War, and now the pair have spoken to Entertainment Weekly not about the film, but instead about Thanos' appearance in Fortnite: Battle Royale, as you can currently play as the villain in the game. In this case, rival studios avoided Avengers as much as possible.
"This is a typical Mother's Day weekend with a big blockbuster in the mix and some counter programming thrown in for good measure as we await the arrival of "Deadpool 2" next week", said comScore senior media analyst Paul Dergarabedian. Breaking In and Life of the Party both received a B CinemaScore. This brings the estimated opening total close to $76 million. Tammy, debuted to $21.6 million in summer 2014, while The Boss, opened to $23.6 million in April 2016. The Warner Bros. release stars McCarthy as a woman who decides to go back to college with her daughter. Molly Gordon, Gillian Jacobs, Maya Rudolph, Julie Bowen and Matt Walsh co-star. Meanwhile, Gabrielle Union's "Breaking In" launched in third with US$16.5 million in 2,537 locations.
The movie is the culmination of 10 years of filmmaking which Marvel has referred to as the "most ambitious crossover event in history", something that the Internet has latched onto and mocked relentlessly for weeks. The movie's domestic total through Sunday is $29.6 million. The thriller directed by John Krasinski has made $169 million at the domestic box office. The pic is likewise impressing overseas, where it jumped the $100 mililon mark over the weekend.