'Avengers: Infinity War' makes $1 billion in a record 11 days

'Avengers: Infinity War' makes $1 billion in a record 11 days

'Avengers: Infinity War' makes $1 billion in a record 11 days

The total domestic gross of Avengers: Infinity War now stands at $450.8 million.

"Infinity War" only barely edged out Disney's "Star Wars: The power Awakens", which spanned the milestone in 12 days. On 11 May, Infinity War opens in China.Saturday, Infinity War joined the Billion-Dollar Club, its 11th day in release.

After breaking opening weekend records, "Avengers: Infinity War" continued to dominate in its second weekend in theaters, but alternative programming like the romantic comedy "Overboard" also found an audience in what has historically been considered the "official" kick-off to the summer movie season.

The Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to set records.

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"Infinity War" is Marvel's sixth film to hit a billion and Disney's 17th.

Overseas, the mega-Superhero group pic grossed another $162.6-M for a foreign total of $713.3-M and $1.164-B worldwide. Anna Faris and Eugenio Derbez star in the Lionsgate remake of a 1987 movie about a struggling single mother who persuades a rich playboy with amnesia that they are married.

STX Films' comedy "I Feel Pretty", starring Amy Schumer as a self-conscious woman who suffers a head injury and then sees herself as ravishingly lovely, was fourth at $4.9 million.

Dwayne Johnson's Rampage, from Warner Bros., a unit of Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) rounded out the Top 5 with $4.6-M to finish Sunday with a global box office of $377.9-M.

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"A Quiet Place", $7.6 million ($4.1 million international).

While the three newcomers going up against Avengers: Infinity War weren't expected to provide any sort of meaningful competition, one did fare far better than expected.

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