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‘Avengers: Infinity War’ crosses $2 billion in box office

13 June 2018, 10:02 | Elsie Buchanan

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ crosses $2 billion in box office

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ crosses $2 billion in box office

So can Infinity War catch Force Awakens? In fact, the Infinity War box office haul is so big that it just hit $2 billion worldwide. Stateside, it's still going strong, taking 5th place in weekend 7 with $7.2M for a running total of $656.1M, the fifth highest grossing title of all time through June 11.

Since being released in late April, the superhero film has broken multiple box office records.

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Additionally, Infinity War is already the fifth-highest grossing film in domestic box office record, now sitting at $655.1 million, inevitably set to overtake Black Panther ($699.4M) and Titanic ($659.3M), and likely set to finish just behind The Force Awakens ($936.6M) and Avatar ($760.5M). Its $257.7 million domestic opening weekend set a new record. In China, the film's US$369.7 million gross to date ranks third all-time.

Marvel Studios has released another batch of character posters in celebration of the first ten years of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this time featuring Bucky, War Machine, Falcon, Nebula, Scarlet Witch, Vision, Loki, Heimdall, Nakia, Shuri, Okoye, Nick Fury, Doctor Strange, Wong, Spider-Man, Hawkeye, Mantis, Valkyrie, Korg, Ant-Man, Star-Lord, Wasp, Rocket, and Drax; check them out in the gallery below and click on any of the posters for hi-res versions...

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Infinity War posted the biggest opening days in South Korea ($39.2 million), Mexico ($25.1 million), Brazil ($18.8 million), the Philippines ($12.5 million), Thailand ($10 million), Indonesia ($9.6 million) and Malaysia ($8.4 million). That said, Avengers 4 has the distinction of being a direct continuation of Infinity War, which will likely draw in a crowd who want to see the Infinity War story concluded.

He may not be the most powerful hero, but Iron Man is clearly the heart of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. After Thanos (Josh Brolin) acquires the Infinity Stones, he erases half of all sentient life in the universe.

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