John Wick: Chapter 3 - ParabellumAvengers: EndgameDetective PikachuA Dog's Journeybox office Movie News By Spencer Perry ON May 19, 2019 BEGIN SLIDESHOWJohn Wick dethrones The Avengers for #1 spot at box officeLionsgate’s John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum opened at the #1 spot at the domestic box office, a franchise first. The first John Wick movie opened in second place behind Ouija in 2014 with chapter 2 debuting in third place behind The LEGO Batman Movie and Fifty Shades Darker. Bringing in $57.025 million domestically and another $35.2 million internationally, the third film in the John Wick series brought in $92.225 million worldwide on its opening weekend. The film opened to nearly double John Wick: Chapter 2‘s domestic opening, $30.4 million.Avengers: Endgame slipped to the #2 position for the first time in its 20+ days of release, adding another $29.4 million domestically and another $46.8 million internationally for a global haul of $76.2 … [Read more...] about John Wick dethrones The Avengers for #1 spot at box office
31 seconds ago Everyone and their grandma went to see Avengers: Endgame last weekend and they must have seen it twice. Marvel's grand finale to the Infinity Saga is destroying every box office record that it comes across, reaching $1 billion worldwide in just one weekend. It's a straight up cultural moment, and it's not done yet. Endgame is on track to take home more than $2 billion by the end of its second weekend. A sophomore slump doesn't seem to be in the cards for Marvel's latest blockbuster. Endgame is already the 12th highest grossing film domestically, having collected $514 million since it released in theaters on April 26. From Monday to Thursday, it grossed $117 million domestically, topping several single-day release records along the way. Internationally, the film added $100 million just on Thursday, lifting its overseas total to a current $1.4 billion as of Saturday morning. Globally, Endgame is currently sitting at a total of $1.91 billion, making it the fifth … [Read more...] about Avengers: Endgame Is Expected To Pass $2 Billion This Weekend
11 minutes ago The story of the box office this past weekend and perhaps our lifetimes was Avengers: Endgame, which snapped away nearly every opening weekend record in existence with an absurd $357.1 million domestic haul and over $1.2 billion worldwide. Believe it or not, the MCU’s culmination film wasn’t the only title in theaters. In fact, there was another Marvel movie playing as well, Captain Marvel to be specific, and it is receiving a nice box office boost from Endgame. The domestic box office enjoyed the biggest weekend of all time with $401.65 million according to Deadline, with the largest chunk of that obviously coming from Endgame. That rising tide lifted Captain Marvel’s boat as well because the MCU solo film came in second with $8.3 million. That might not seem like an impressive number on its own, but in context it is clear that Captain Marvel is getting a major rub from all the hype around Endgame. Captain Marvel has been a massive success in … [Read more...] about Captain Marvel Is Getting A Box Office Boost From Avengers: Endgame
11 minutes ago It's hard to believe, but Avengers: Endgame is officially running in theaters, and blowing minds of the collective Marvel fandom. The Russo Brothers crafted an absolutely massive story, which was truly the cumulation of the last 21 movies ahead of it. Because of the high stakes and Marvel's long history in theaters, moviegoers have been running to theaters to see Endgame, and hopefully avoid any spoilers that might come first. Since its release, Avengers: Endgame has been breaking box office records left and right, despite only being in theaters for less than a week. One of those records include the biggest opening night and weekend, as the masses assembled in theaters and some theaters included round the clock screenings. And it turns out the opening weekend made even more millions than we thought. Originally, it was reported that Avengers: Endgame took home a whopping $350 million during its first weekend of showings, already recouping the cost of the massive … [Read more...] about Avengers: Endgame Made Even More In Its Opening Weekend Than We Thought
6 minutes ago We knew Avengers: Endgame would do well. But this well already? Some folks scoffed at the idea of a $800 million worldwide opening weekend. Instead, Endgame scoffed at a $1 billion global opening and did even better than that. Since Avengers: Endgame opened to a worldwide weekend gross of $1,209,000,000, does it stand a chance of topping Avatar as the highest-grossing movie of all time (not adjusting for inflation)? There's a poll below, after a bunch of number-crunching, so feel free to skip right to your answer if you already have a yes/no prediction ready. Here are the domestic, foreign, and total box office numbers for Avatar, which came out 10 years ago: Avatar That worldwide total of $2,787,965,087 is the biggest number to beat. For Endgame. For anyone. Here are the domestic, foreign, and total box office numbers so far for Avengers: Endgame as of April 28, after first opening in some markets (including China) April 24, and officially in the U.S. on … [Read more...] about Will Avengers: Endgame Dethrone Avatar As The Highest-Grossing Movie Of All Time?