With an exceptional initial buzz, the new Hollywood offering Avengers Infinity War has taken the biggest opening of the year at the box office so far. As suggested by the terrific advance booking, the movie received a thunderous response from the Indian audience on Friday and remained super-strong on Saturday as well.
Directed by the Russo brothers, Avengers Infinity War can be considered as the most hyped offering of the Marvel Cinematic Universe till yet. As expected, the movie has impressed everyone with its thrilling & emotional storyline, high octane actions and the power-packed performances by the leading actors.
On the first day, the third installment of the very popular American franchise Avengers received an overwhelming response from the audience across the country. With an occupancy of more than 90%, it collected the business of 31.30 crores from 2000+ screens.
After such powerful start, Avengers Infinity War has become the top Hollywood opener of all time in India. Also, it has dominated the opening record of Baaghi 2 (₹25.10 crores) and registered the highest opening of the year so far.
On the next day i.e. Saturday, due to a partial holiday and solid word of mouth, Marvel Studios’ production has remained super-strong. It witnessed a minimal drop of approx 2.50% and minted the amount of 30.50 crores at the Indian box office.
With this, its 2 days total collection has become 61.80 crores nett (79.23 crores gross). As per current trend, Avengers Infinity War is all set to join the 100-crore gross club by this weekend and the holiday on Monday will be a bonus chance for it to cash the hype thoroughly.