Avengers Endgame is unstoppable at the Indian box office. It is raining numbers for the fourth instalment of Avengers. Shattering all records held by Indian movies, Avengers Endgame continues to be the first choice of moviegoers. The MCU movie has entered Rs 300 crore mark with lightning speed. Though it witnessed a slight dip at the box office on Friday but gained the momentum the very next day. On Saturday, the movie minted Rs 18 crore taking the total collection to Rs 290.90 crore.
Avengers Endgame made Rs 100 crore in just two days and it took only five days for this superheroes movie to zoom past Rs 200 crores. It is expected to cross Rs 300 crore on Sunday. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to write about the box office collection of Avengers Endgame.
#AvengersEndgame remains the first choice of moviegoers... Biz took a slight dip on [second] Fri, but gathered speed on [second] Sat... Will cross ₹ 300 cr today [Sun]... [Week 2] Fri 12.50 cr, Sat 18 cr. Total: ₹ 290.90 cr Nett BOC. India biz. Gross BOC: ₹ 346.31 cr.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 5, 2019
#AvengersEndgame is the first #Hollywood film to join ₹ 300 cr Club... Biz at a glance...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 5, 2019
Crossed ₹ 50 cr: Day 1
₹ 100 cr: Day 2
₹ 150 cr: Day 3
₹ 200 cr: Day 5
₹ 250 cr: Day 7
₹ 300 cr: Will cross today [Sun; Day 10]
Nett BOC. India biz.
₹ 300 cr Club and its members...
NOTE: #Baahubali2 [#Hindi; 2017] is the ONLY film in ₹ 500 cr Club. Nett BOC. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 5, 2019
For unversed, Avengers Endgame left behind Thugs of Hindostan, which was so far the highest opener in Hindi. The movie raked in over Rs 53 crore on day one and is in no mood to stop.
Avengers Endgame has Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Mark Ruffalo as the Hulk, Chris Evans as Captain America, Scarlett Johansson as the Black Widow, Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange, Don Cheadle as War Machine, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Josh Brolin as Thanos, Gwyneth Paltrow as Pepper Potts, Letitia Wright as Shuri, Samuel L Jackson as Nick Fury, Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, Paul Rudd as Ant-Man, Jon Favreau as Happy Hogan, Brie Larson as Captain Marvel and Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie.
Avengers: Endgame, the 22nd superhero film of the MCU and sequel to 2018's Avengers: Infinity War has been directed by Russo brothers-Anthony and Joe Russo. “This movie focuses on the six original Avengers and closes the book and the stories being told about them in the last decade. We spent a lot of time with the writers to see that we deliver a powerful, emotionally impactful ending and hopefully it will be delivered,'' Joe Russo had said during his Mumbai visit.
Reportedly, this is Chris Evans' last Marvel film, however, Scarlett Johansson and Chris Hemsworth might continue as a Black Widow movie and Thor's fourth instalment is in the pipeline. But, their roles after Endgame will reportedly be limited to appearances. Marvel president Kevin Feige is yet to announce the studio's direction after Endgame but reports say that sequels for Black Panther, Guardians of the Galaxy 3 and Doctor Strange are in the pipeline. Also, Spider-Man: Far From Home will be releasing in July 2019.