Opening weekend box office records are built to fall eventually. But the one ‘Avengers: Endgame’ just set isn’t going anywhere for the forseeable future.
No movie in the U.S. has ever posted an opening weekend higher than $300 million. No movie anywhere has made more than $1 billion worldwide in the five days since it opened.
Source: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ posts the first billion-dollar opening in history
Nobody is surprised that Avengers: Endgame is a hit, but even by superhero standards, it’s had an enormous debut weekend, both in the U.S. and internationally.
Source: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Sends Box-Office Records Running For Cover : NPR
“Avengers: Endgame” is already breaking records in China, raking in $89.6 million as of 2 p.m. Wednesday – two days ahead of its debut U.S.
Source: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Heads for Record China Debut on Wednesday – Variety