Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War has its biggest film to date, surpassing the $2 billion mark at the global box office, reported Forbes. Only three other films can boast of this feat: Avatar ($2.78 billion), Titanic ($2.18 billion) and Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($2.06 billion).
Infinity War reached the milestone in just 48 days.
This is not the only record the film has broken though. It became the fastest film to hit the $1 billion worldwide mark. and the record now stands at 11 days, one day earlier than The Force Awakens. Infinity War is also Marvel’s highest-grossing release ever, topping 2012’s Avengers ($1.5 billion, Avengers: Age of Ultron ($1.4 billion) and Black Panther ($1.345 billion). Infinity War also holds the title for the highest grossing superhero film in cinematic history.
The film, directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, features a massive cast that includes Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Chadwick Boseman, Chris Pratt amongst many others.
Marvel Studios has topped $3.4 billion worldwide this summer with only two releases in the marketplace. The next release from Marvel will be the highly anticipated Ant-Man and the Wasp, which is scheduled for July 6.
The next Avengers installment is set to release on May 3, 2019.
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