Published: Thu, June 14, 2018
Culture&Arts | By Hattie Nash

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Officially Passes $2 Billion at the Box Office

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Officially Passes $2 Billion at the Box Office

All three of those films were released in December, which makes "Infinity War" the first film released outside of the holiday season to make $2 billion globally, when not accounting for inflation.

Avengers: Infinity War now ranks as the fifth highest-grossing film in the United States and Canada with $656.1 million thus far.

The Avengers: Infinity War now has a current worldwide box office gross of $2,002,059,331, with a US gross of $656,059,331, and a foreign gross of $1,346,000,000.

A still from Avengers: Infinity War.

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It is just another milestone for Avengers: Infinity War.

The worldwide takings of Infinity War at $1.346 billion has contributed almost 67% of the film's global ticket sales. That figure places it third on the list of all time foreign earners behind Titanic and Avatar.

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Infinity War is now the highest-grossing import film of 2018 and the third highest-grossing film in China this year, only behind local blockbusters such as Operation Red Sea and Detective Chinatown 2. The same report predicts a sure-shot $2 billion gross for Avengers 4.

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