This mega-blockbuster just keeps breaking box office records worldwide. Disney announced this morning that Marvel’s The Avengers became the third highest grossing film yesterday domestically passing The Dark Knight ($533M), and the third highest grossing film globally passing Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2 ($1,328M). But these records are not adjusted for higher ticket prices, inflation, or 3D premiums. The Avengers‘ estimated cumulative performance to date as of Friday is international $793.2M and domestic $538.1M for a worldwide cume of $1,331.3M. It currently stands as the #5 film of all-time internationally (#4 is Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides with $803M). Domestically, it crossed $500M in just 23 days, setting a new speed record overtaking Avatar which took 32 days.

 

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James
2 years
Aw, come on everybody. The Avengers to me is the greatest superhero flick since The Watchmen movie...
Peace Frog
2 years
Marvel Studio's work in the superhero genre is outstanding. They deserve their success, and our recognition. Marvel...
annoyed
2 years
Box office results are PR, it's all a marketing tool. Forget the studios EVER publishing net profits...