Marvel’s latest entrant in the MCU, Avengers: Infinity War, has opened to a thunderous response at the box office in India by minting over Rs 30-crore on the first day.
According to a report in a leading daily, Avengers: Infinity War has shattered all opening day records of 2018 and has become the biggest opener of the year even surpassing the first day collections of Bollywood films like Baaghi 2 and Padmaavat.
Avengers 3 featuring an ensemble cast opened to strong word of mouth from fans and critics alike and minted over Rs 30-crore from 2000+ screens in India.
In doing so, Avengers 3 has not only become the biggest opener of 2018 in India but also the biggest opening for any Hollywood film released in India.
Trade experts and business trackers are expecting the film to cross the $500mn mark worldwide in its opening weekend and Rs 100-crore in India.
If reports are to go by, then the film has already surpassed the lifetime collections of many Hollywood films released in the last decade in India.
With huge fan anticipation and strong word of mouth, the opening weekend collections of the film is surely going to be huge.
Avengers: Infinity War starring the likes of Robert Downey Jr., Josh Brolin, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Tom Holland, Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Scarlett Johansson and Elizabeth Olsen, among others, was released worldwide on April 27 in 2D and 3D.