'Avengers: Infinity War' stays strong with $61 million third weekend

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Avengers: Infinity War now sits in the #8 spot on the list of all-time domestic box office grossing films after just three weeks in release. Talking about Avengers franchise at the worldwide box office, the first installment had grossed $ 1.5 billion while the Age of Ultron grossed $ 1.4 billion. In the United Kingdom and Ireland, it became the highest-grossing MCU release and joined the Top 20 films ever at the global box office. And they did, including characters such as Spider Man and Black Panther, who vanish into thin air no matter how important their role is on the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War continues to achieve new milestones each passing day at the box office.

Avengers: Infinity War has already raked in more than $47.5 million in pre-sales from the country, which is more than any other movie (domestic and foreign) previously released.

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Universal's Breaking In, a thriller produced by Will Packer, followed at No. 3 with $16.5 million from 2,532 cinemas. By comparison, The Fate of the Furious brought in RMB 1.352 billion versus what Disney is reporting as RMB 1.266 billion for Infinity War, which edges out Monster Hunt 2 at RMB 1.204 billion. Unlike normal superhero movies, Avengers Infinity War treads on a different path with (SPOILER ALERT BEGINS) the villains getting the upper hand over the heroes and emerging victorious (SPOILER ENDS).

"Life of the Party", a PG-13 title from Warner Bros.' New Line, should see its best performance on Mother's Day on Sunday following a promotional push to get mothers and daughters to hit theaters.

The second weekend of Lionsgate and Pantelion's comedy "Overboard" landed in fourth with US$10 million, while the sixth weekend of Paramount's "A Quiet Place" secured No. 5 with US$6.3 million. While most studios are smart to avoid huge tentpole films, there are actually two other films opening next weekend including BOOK CLUB, starring Diane Keaton and Jane Fonda. Let us know your final box office predictions in the comments...

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