'Avengers: Infinity War' Continues to Dominate Weekend Box Office!
'Avengers: Infinity War' Continues to Dominate Weekend Box Office!
'Avengers' Topples Melissa McCarthy Movie at the Box Office
14 May, 2018, 05:58
Avengers: Infinity War had a MASSIVE marketing campaign, blockbuster films of this level often spend around $150 million on marketing, It has been reported by Deadline that Disney spent north of that number for the film. Also, it hit $500 million in 15 days, the second-fastest of any pic behind Force Awakens (10 days). The Melissa McCarthy-led, back-to-college comedy "Life of the Party" beat "Breaking In", a thriller about a mom battling a home invasion. Internationally, it added a further $281 million this weekend - thanks in no small part to a $200 million debut in China. Avengers: Infinity War, despite being in its third week of release, shows no signs of slowing down.
This was inevitable really, given that it has been shattering box office records left, right and centre these past couple of weeks, but Avengers: Infinity War has now surpassed 2012's The Avengers to become not only the biggest Marvel movie of all time, but also the highest-grossing superhero movie in history.
One of the best holdovers in the top ten lands in fifth position with Paramount's A Quiet Place delivering an estimated $6.4 million, dropping just 18% in its sixth weekend in release, finishing the weekend with a domestic cume totaling $169.5 million.
But in a respectable third place was Universal's "Breaking In". The Warner Bros. and New Line film is now averaging a 41 percent on Rotten Tomatoes, as well as a B CinemaScore.
WHAT DID YOU SEE at the movies this weekend?? It had the biggest opening in Australia, where it earned $1.5 million on 297 screens. Meanwhile, Gabrielle Union's "Breaking In" launched in third with US$16.5 million in 2,537 locations. "Black Panther" still holds the domestic superhero title with $696 million. This past weekend it gained $61.8 million bringing its domestic total to $546.8 million. And it didn't match the $19.5 million opening of Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn's Snatched over Mother's Day weekend past year.
A search and rescue operation is underway in Co Offaly after a plane crashed while carrying a man and a seven-year-old boy. Gardaí have said the aircraft took off from Clonbullogue Airfield with 16 parachutists on board at around 2.30pm.
Harder, right? It's not because there are so few great moms it's because, barring a few bad apples, most moms are pretty great. Although a single day may not be sufficient when it comes to honoring the greatness of our moms , it still is truly special.
Jacqueline Ades of Phoenix was arrested Tuesday and slapped with charges of threatening and intimating, stalking and harassment. She said that she "knew her statements were insane and that she would return to Florida when released", the report alleges.
Rudy Giuliani is leaving his Manhattan law firm to focus exclusively on his new role on President Donald Trump's legal team. But he added, Giuliani now recognizes that the new task is "all consuming" and "lasting longer than initially anticipated".
They will then be transported to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for further evaluation and medical treatment. It has developed into one of Asia's most affluent nations. "North Korea summit" and the denuclearization of North Korea.
However, a high-ranking Barcelona source told ESPN FC they "can't possibly believe that is true" at this moment in time. In an official statement , CEO Gil Marin expressed the Red's stance on Griezmann.
The street on that he resides - Richard Overton Avenue - was named in honor of the 111th birthday past year , according to FOX7. America's oldest World War II veteran, and the oldest man in America, turned 112 years old on Friday .
If in the end crude oil remains at $68-$70/bbl, prices will not be that much more expensive this summer than they are now. DeHaan did warn prices may spike again depending on what President Trump decides in regards to the Iran Nuclear deal .
Delhi Daredevils won the toss and opted to bat first. "But we have to improve and take wickets with the new ball", he said. Harshal Patel was handed a surprise promotion and he did well by contributing 24 off 17 balls before getting run-out.
However, Pakistan has repeatedly asked for 24 Indian witnesses to be presented in court to help finish the trial . There should be only one government, which has been elected through the constitutional process'.
Laboratory results confirmed two cases of the disease in the province of Bikoro in the northwestern part of the country. There is no specific treatment for Ebola, which is spread through the bodily fluids of people exhibiting symptoms .
Hamilton leads Mercedes front row lockout, Vettel third
The top six all set their quickest Q2 times on the soft tyre, meaning they will all start Sunday's race on that compound. BBC Sport's Andrew Benson noted some engine concerns for the Scuderia after Raikkonen needed to return to the pits.
Palestinian killed, 49 wounded by Israeli fire
The protests also took place at the contact points in different cities, including the northern entrance of Bethlehem and Ramallah. It said thousands of Jordanians took part in protest marches in support of Jerusalem and the Palestinian people.
President Trump declares disaster for Hawaii eruption
Currently, dozens of people evacuated from Leilani Estates, where the USGS warns more fissures may open, still remain in shelters. The coffee farms on the Kona side of the island, which is more than 100 miles (160 kilometers) away from where lava is erupting.
Neymar, Real In Secret Talks
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has refused to rule out a potential summer move for Paris Saint-Germain attacker Neymar . He said: "There was a game where I dribbled several players and then gave a pass".
Policeman chokes, slams a black man outside a Waffle House
He said the police officer's actions against him, however, were unjustified because his hands were in the air when he was choked. Police said Wall was charged with resisting arrest and disorderly conduct for the argument inside the Waffle House .
Happening today: New rocket launches
The satellite is expected to bring Ku-band coverage to Bangladesh and the Bay of Bengal in addition to surrounding countries. "Rocket and payload are in good health-teams are working towards tomorrow's backup launch opportunity at 4:14 p.m".
New Google features tap digital smarts
It has been challenging Google more frequently by launching that services duplicate what Google already offers on Android. For example, "I haven't seen you" might be autocompleted to "I haven't seen you in a while and I hope you're doing well".
Rep. Maloney exploring potential run for attorney general
Although Schneiderman denied the allegations of physical abuse, he immediately resigned within hours of the article's publication. Fourth woman: A prominent lawyer, says Mr Schneiderman slapped her with force after she rebuffed his advances.
Vegas Golden Knights vs. Winnipeg Jets Free Prediction 5/12/18
A year ago at this time, the Winnipeg Jets weren't even in the playoffs and the Vegas Golden Knights didn't even have players. Winnipeg is 4-2 on the road in the playoffs after splitting a pair in Minnesota in its opening-round series against the Wild.
Iron Man costume from 2008 film stolen from storage
Downey Jr.is now starring as Iron Man in Avengers: Infinity War , which is already one of the most successful Marvel films ever. The iconic costume also can be seen in the latest production of Marvel Studios' superhero film " Avengers: Infinity War ".