'Avengers: Infinity War' Wins Mother's Day Weekend Box Office

'Avengers: Infinity War' Wins Mother's Day Weekend Box Office

Black Panther was a surprise box-office juggernaut and the highly anticipated Avengers: Infinity War has outdone its already larger than life expectations.

Avengers: Infinity War, which unites dozens of the MCU's heroes to face off against Thanos (Josh Brolin), has been breaking box office records left and right since its late April release. It saw a solid holdover in North America, making $10 million in its second weekend, for a domestic tally of 29.6 million.

Europe isn't U.S. 'vassal,' should trade with Iran
He described the existing accord as an "embarrassment" to the United States that did nothing to contain Iran's nuclear ambitions. A number of French companies, including Airbus, Renault and Peugeot, have signed agreements with Iran since the nuclear deal.

Infinity was is now the fifth biggest movie of all time behind Jurassic World ($1.671 billion), Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($2.068 billion), Titanic ($2.187 billion), and Avatar ($2.788 billion) and appears to be a safe bet to become only the fourth movie ever to crack the $2 billion mark.

"Infinity War" basically sucked the life out of the other big release of the weekend, New Line/Warner Bros.'s "Life of the Party".

PDP Commends Ekiti Governorship Aspirants, Delegates For Good Conduct
The election was conducted peacefully and transparently, with both aspirants pledging to accept the outcome of the exercise. Whether they like it or not, we shall give them another 16-0 again with the support of Ekiti people.

The Anthony and Joe Russo directorial earned 257.69 million dollars in its opening weekend, breaking the previous record holder Star Wars: The Force Awakens that had opened at 248 million dollars.

The film also marked the coming together of several superheroes and although it is not imperative for one to watch all the films to understand Avengers: Infinity War, a little background knowledge will certainly be useful. Neither film had much support from critics (Life of the Party registers 41% at Rotten Tomatoes and Breaking In's at 27%), but according to Cinemascore audiences were not as critical of the female-led newcomers. "Sir you have to watch previous parts of the movie to understand this one, once you'll understand you'll never exhausted of praising this movie". The movie's early industry projections have it opening around $150 million. The thriller starring Gabrielle Union was only made for around $6 million, but it took in $16.5 million.

Jamie Nye: Winnipeg Jets now the favourite?
The Vegas Golden Knights didn't just surpass expectations, they made those expectations a complete laughingstock. It's tough, but the Jets just have the slight edge when it comes to going toe to toe with Vegas.

And just narrowly rounding out the top ten is Magnolia's RBG, which expanded into 180 locations (+146) for its second weekend and brought in an estimated $1.16 million for a domestic cume that now tops $2 million.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Make every day your Mother's Day
May 14, 2018 - 05:49
We felt it was our obligation to give back; to make sure our community had what it needed; to fill in the gaps for some people. He's an awesome dad what with his cheering and bath-giving, but fatherhood is just not as involved as motherhood.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Tiger Woods shoots 65, his lowest score at TPC Sawgrass
May 13, 2018 - 00:56
Woods didn't disappoint him. "It's 90 degrees, but I can assure you I had some goose bumps and shivers at times out there". Woods, a two-time Players victor , started the day a whopping 14 shots back of overnight leader Webb Simpson (15 under).

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Novak Djokovic reacts to shock Madrid Open exit to Kyle Edmund
May 13, 2018 - 00:51
Nadal went up a break at 4-2 in the first set after back-to-back errors by Schwartzman, including a missed smash. Djokovic lost in the third round in Monte Carlo and in the second round in both Miami and Indian Wells.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top AT&T calls paying Trump lawyer Michael Cohen 'a big mistake'
May 13, 2018 - 00:51
The payment to Clifford was the first known activity involving Essential Consultants, a shell company incorporated in DE by Cohen. AT&T declined to comment on the documents, which were provided to The Post anonymously, but did not challenge their authenticity.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Sheldon Silver found guilty, again
May 13, 2018 - 00:48
The case, which moved along the well-worn path of witnesses and evidence from the 2015 trial, was retried after the U.S. Martins said Silver earned $4 million in legal fees and another million dollars by investing the "dirty money".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Eurovision 2018: Crowd loves Australia's Jessica Mauboy, stage invader interrupts Britain
May 13, 2018 - 00:46
The last performance, by Ermal Meta and Fabrizio Moro of Italy, has concluded at the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest . The hugely popular global event is organized by the European Broadcasting Union, an alliance of public service broadcasters.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Cate Blanchett leads Cannes female stars protest for equal pay
May 13, 2018 - 00:36
One of the first women to call out Weinstein, Blanchett recently co-founded the "Time's Up" movement in support of abuse victims. Asked to comment on the shortage of films by women at the festival, Ms.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Number of People Infected With Ebola in DR Congo Rises to 32
May 12, 2018 - 21:00
Thanks to their quick response, the efforts of WHO, DRC, and its partners to minimize the impact of the outbreak were successful. The virus is transmitted to people from wild animals and spreads in the human population through human-to-human transmission.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Ireland Test off to dramatic start as Pakistan´s Imam injured first ball
May 12, 2018 - 20:59
Cricket Ireland is set to lose around £65,000 after their first day of Test cricket was abandoned without a ball bowled. With that, Rankin had captured the first-ever Test wicket for Ireland and wrote himself into the history books.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Modi visits Nepal to restore neighbourly ties
May 12, 2018 - 20:57
He would leave for New Delhi in the evening to end his two-day visit to Nepal. "The Ramayan Circuit has enormous potential". Lauding the relationship between the two countries, PM Modi had said on Friday that Ayodhya is incomplete without Janaki.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Deputies find body in retention pond where boy went missing
May 11, 2018 - 04:31
Rescue crews in Florida found a body in an alligator-infested pond after a report that a teenager went missing. Crews on Wednesday used sonar devices for hours trying to find the alleged victim.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Germany, France, Britain to stay with Iran nuclear deal
May 11, 2018 - 04:31
President Donald Trump has threatened to cancel the 2015 accord restricting Iran's nuclear activities this week, saying it's flawed.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Scientist, 104, ends his life in Switzerland
May 11, 2018 - 04:31
Goodall said he hoped his story will help countries like Australia change their laws to be more accepting of assisted suicide. Speaking yesterday in the room where he later died, Goodall said: "My life has been rather poor for the a year ago or so".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top French President Emmanuel Macron Urges 'De-Escalation' Between Israel, Iran
May 11, 2018 - 04:29
Israel's defense minister announced that the strikes had destroyed "nearly all" of Iran's military installations in Syria . The attacks between Israel and Iran is enough evidence to show the world that we are one bomb away from a full-blown war.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Iraq Used Baghdadi Aide's Phone to Capture Islamic State Commanders
May 11, 2018 - 04:26
The Commander-in-Chief hailed the operation on social media, proudly stating " Five Most Wanted leaders of ISIS just captured! ". We will remind that on may 6, military-air forces of Iraq attacked a position of the command of the ISIS terrorists in Syria.