Disney made the announcement on Tuesday. On Monday, it finished the day with a global total of $2.002 billion, including $656.1 million in North America and $1.346 billion overseas.
No title has been revealed so far, although the Russos and Marvel chief Kevin Feige have said that the title could have been a plot spoiler for Infinity War. The mega Marvel film, which has been breaking records ever since its release in April, has now entered the elite $2 billion club, becoming the fourth film to attain the feat. It took the superhero blockbuster 48 days to reach this point, with only Avatar having done it quicker by just one day.
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The worldwide takings of Infinity War at $1.346 billion has contributed almost 67% of the film's global ticket sales. It's now the third highest-grossing offshore release of all time behind Avatar ($2.027 billion), and Titanic ($1.528 billion). "But if you like 'Infinity War, ' there's some stuff to come".
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Other top territories include United Kingdom ($95.1M), South Korea ($92.8M), Brazil ($65.9M), Mexico ($59.9M), Australia ($46.3M), France ($45.3M), India ($43.6M), Germany ($43.4M), Russian Federation ($34.4M), and Japan ($33.6M). Anthony and Joe Russo have brought the story alive on the big screen with actors like Robert Downey Jr, Mark Ruffalo, Benedict Cumberbatch and Scarlett Johansson.
Disney looks to repeat, or even possibly exceed, the success of "Infinity War" a little less than a year from now when its sequel "Avengers 4" opens on May 3, 2019.