The guy who is responsible for Marvel’s movies has some good news for true believers. On Saturday, head honcho Kevin Feige revealed that Avengers Endgame is the biggest movie of all time, in terms of the billions of money it made at the box office.
Yep, Iron Man and co just beat James Cameron’s movie with blue aliens and lush environments finally. Avatar has been dethroned.
It only took 10 years to beat Avatar’s record. It will be interesting to see how long it takes till we have the next champion of the global box office.
The Numbers Game Between Avatar and Avengers: Endgame
Avatar has done business worth $2.7897 billion worldwide. And as of Sunday, this figure has been surpassed:
#Endgame : $2,790B (87 days)
Avatar : $2,789B (238 days) pic.twitter.com/Br4x0lsm50
— Marvel Perfect Shots (@marvel_shots) July 21, 2019
To break it down, here’s how much Endgame earned worldwide:
- Avengers amassed $853 million in America.
- China – $629 million
- United Kingdom – $114 million
- South Korea – $105 million
- Brazil – $85 million
- Mexico – $77 million
- To summarize, it collected $1.9 billion from international markets (excluding America).
It should be mentioned that Disney re-released Endgame with some extra footage. Interestingly, Avatar is also owned by the House of the Mouse now, following its takeover of Fox.
“Avengers: Endgame,” is the 22nd movie for Marvel Studios.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe masterpiece features Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Chris Evans as Captain America, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow, Mark Ruffalo as Hulk and Paul Rudd as Ant-Man.