‘AVENGERS’ CROSSES $2B MARK AT BOX OFFICE – (05/06/2019)
The Disney and Marvel film Avengers: Endgame is still dominating the box office, and actually managed to cross the $2 billion mark at the worldwide box office this weekend. The film has garnered $2.189 billion in just 11 days, the fastest any film has managed to do so. It is now the second highest-grossing film of all time. It surpassed James Cameron’s Titanic, which earned $2.187 billion.
Endgame, which stars Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man and Chris Evans as Captain America, grabbed an estimated $428 million globally for its second weekend of release. An estimated $146 million of that was in North America.
The only film that has earned more than Endgame is Cameron’s Avatar, which snagged $2.8 billion.
Hooray for Hollywood: Here are this past weekend’s box office results.
- Avengers: Endgame — $146 million
- The Intruder— $11 million
- Long Shot — $10 million
- Ugly Dolls— $8.5 million
- Captain Marvel— $4.3 million
- Breakthrough— $3.9 million
- The Curse of La Llorona — $3.5 million
- Shazam!— $2.5 million
- Little— $1.5 million
- Dumbo— $1.4 million