Avengers: Infinity War' scores second best weekend 2 ever

Avengers: Infinity War' scores second best weekend 2 ever

Since then, the film has gone on to put up some astounding numbers.

Way back in second place was the remake of the 1987 Garry Marshall comedy Overboard with $14.75 million from 1,623 screens.

"Avengers: Infinity War" is Marvel's sixth film to reach that number, including the second most recent installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe "Black Panther". The top 5 is rounded out by holdovers A Quiet Place with $7.6 million, I Feel Pretty with $4.9 million and Rampage with $4.6 million. Check back on Tuesday for next weekend's predictions, but until then, take a look at the top 10 estimates for the weekend of May 4, courtesy of Box Office Mojo. It's the third collaboration between director Jason Reitman and screenwriter Diablo Cody, the team behind "Juno", and their second with Theron, who also starred in their film "Young Adult".

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A 43-year-old man died while watching Avengers: Infinity War in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa district on Tuesday reported Times of India. And Marvel has another potential blockbuster, "Deadpool 2", with Ryan Reynolds, arriving May 18. Where available, the latest worldwide numbers for Friday through Sunday are also included.

The film also features Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Chadwick Boseman and Tom Holland. The Walt Disney Co. said Saturday that the Marvel superhero saga had earned just under $975 million in global box office through Friday. We projected that, if Avengers: Infinity War dropped 40%, it would end up eclipsing the second weekend record, with our projections for the second weekend coming in at $154.5 million, but its second weekend drop was much more significant than expected, dropping 56.4%.

FILE - This file image released by Marvel Studios shows, from left, Benedict Cumberbatch, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo and Benedict Wong in a scene from "Avengers: Infinity War".

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