Breaking records and taking no prisoners, the $279 million blockbuster held a 96 percent market share in Korea, 79 percent in Australia, 75 percent in Germany, and 91 percent in Russia. James Wan’s film topped the American box office again this weekend, pulling in $16-$17 million and bringing its domestic total to around $318 million. The reign of Furious 7 continues as The Age of Ultron looms.
- The IMAX returns are the largest non-China international opening of all time with $10.4 million.
- It opens in wide release in the United States May 1, when it will go head-to-head with the (until now) unstoppable Furious 7.
- Collectively, it made $44.8 million in two days, 40 percent more than the first Avengers.