Baahubali 2 release 2nd anniversary: Avengers Endgame shatters SS Rajamouli's record

Apr 29, 2019, 01:18
Baahubali 2 release 2nd anniversary: Avengers Endgame shatters SS Rajamouli's record

"#AvengersEndgame has released in 2845 screens, but its occupancy is much, much higher than *Hindi* biggies that open in 4000+ screens", he wrote.

"Avengers: Endgame" officially hit theaters Friday and yes, I was one of those people who woke up at 5:30 a.m. the day tickets went on sale to secure my seat so I could see it as soon as it opened.

The $350 million domestic take surpassed the record "Avengers: Infinity War" set previous year, at $257.6 million.

Moreover, Walt Disney said the film is off to a record-breaking start around the world, posting an estimated 305 million US dollars worldwide in its first two days, registering all-time industry single-day highs or opening highs in many oversea markets, especially China. Infinity War also previously held the record in Canada for biggest opening weekend, which Endgame has now eclipsed. But the potential small changes in the final numbers won't keep Avengers: Endgame from breaking all these box office records.

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It will also be the last Marvel movie for some of the key actors, including Chris Evans as Captain America.

At a recent event, Marvel head Kevin Feige revealed that the third phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe will actually end with the upcoming Spider-Man: Far From Home, similar to the way in which phase two ended with 2015's Ant-Man.

Avengers: Endgame has fans saying thank you for all the heroes of the MCU. It is a love letter to fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

"Avengers: Endgame" topped domestic box office records left-and-right. With that being said, the Russo Brothers aren't really known for doing things like that, which means this may have just set up the Loki Disney+ TV series.

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"What we didn't count on is that fans would show up happily at three in the morning for a three-hour movie", said Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst at measurement company Comscore. But Endgame had one edge over Infinity War, it rolled out in China on a Wednesday. On Rotten Tomatoes it has a solid 96 percent - the second strongest start to a Marvel release with only Black Panther having a higher score of 97 percent upon its release.

Disney bought Marvel in 2009 for $4 billion.

At the end of her 1990s-set solo movie, she leaves the planet to work intergalactically.

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