Avengers Endgame India box office day 4: Marvel film races towards ₹200 cr mark, Monday earnings ₹31 cr
Avengers: Endgame has created history in India and is showing no signs of slowing down now that the new week has started. The film that earned ₹157.2 crore in its first weekend, added an estimated ₹30-32 crore on Monday. With houseful theatres and tickets still hard to come by, the Marvel Cinematic Universe film is closing in on ₹190 crore and is expected to enter ₹200 crore on Tuesday, reported Boxofficeindia.com.
With ₹31 crore, Avengers Endgame has now clocked the second highest box office earning on a Monday in India, behind Bahubali - The Conclusion. Updating the weekend figures of the film, film trade analyst Taran Adarsh had pitted the film against its sequel, Avengers: Infinity War. “AvengersEndgame writes H-I-S-T-O-R-Y... Has a record-breaking, Blockbuster weekend... Unimaginable, unbelievable, unprecedented trending... Fri 53.10 cr, Sat 51.40 cr, Sun 52.70 cr. Total: ₹ 157.20 cr Nett BOC. India biz. Gross BOC: ₹ 187.14 cr,” he wrote.
He also shared the nett domestic collections of the film during the weekend and tweeted, “AvengersInfinityWar versus AvengersEndgame... Opening Weekend biz...2018: AvengersInfinityWar ₹ 94.30 cr / 2000+ screens 2019: AvengersEndgame ₹ 157.20 cr / 2845 screens #AvengersEndgame has collected 66.70% higher numbers than AvengersInfinityWar. Nett BOC. India biz.”
Confirming the fantastic run of the Marvel film in India, Taran tweeted, “AvengersEndgame runs riot at the BO... Breaches ₹ 50 cr mark on all three days [Fri, Sat, Sun] Crosses ₹ 150 cr in *3 days* Eclipses *opening weekend* biz of ALL #Hindi films. Emerges biggest #Hollywood opener *to date*.”
Fans around the globe packed movie theaters for the debut of Avengers: Endgame over the weekend, pushing total ticket sales for the Walt Disney Co superhero spectacle to a stunning $1.2 billion and crushing records in dozens of countries. The film generated an unprecedented $350 million in the United States and Canada from Thursday night through Sunday, according to Disney estimates. The three-hour action spectacle that revealed the fates of Iron Man, Thor and other popular comic-book heroes also made history in China, Brazil, France, Egypt, South Africa and 38 other markets.
Avengers: Endgame stars an ensemble cast of Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Bradley Cooper and Josh Brolin. It released on 2845 screens in India in four languages: English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
Created by the Russo Brothers - Joe and Anthony, the film is the 22nd film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and is the most anticipated film of the year across the globe.
(With inputs from Reuters)
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