Avengers: Infinity War soars past the $2 billion mark globally

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Becomes Fourth Pic To Cross $2 Billion Global Mark

Only three other movies have amassed such an impressive box office run, Avatar with $2.79 billion, Titanic with $2.19 billion, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens with $2.07 billion.

Internationally, Infinity War is the third highest grossing release ever with $1.346B. It speaks volumes about the marketing campaign that Marvel waged for this movie and it validates their decision to move Infinity War's release up a week. The mega Marvel film, which has been breaking records ever since its release in April, has now entered the elite $2 billion club, becoming the fourth film to attain the feat.

The Marvel mega-superhero movie has now made more than $2 billion at the worldwide box office (not adjusted for inflation). Pic holds the record for biggest domestic debut ever with $257.7M in its opening weekend. 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.

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). After Thanos (Josh Brolin) acquires the Infinity Stones, he erases half of all sentient life in the universe.

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The movie, which stars Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, and Benedict Cumberbatch, among many others, is now the third consecutive Avengers movie to break the $1 billion barrier.

An unprecedented cinematic journey ten years in the making and spanning the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios' "Avengers: Infinity War" brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the third Avengers film, and the 19th film in the MCU, eked passed the $2 billion mark on Monday.

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