Marvel Avengers Assemble is Box Office SMASH

Published on: 1st May 2012

Marvel Avengers Assemble smashed in at No.1 at the UK box office with a phenomenal Hulk sized 4 day weekend of £15.8m. Audiences flocked to be first to see the critically loved movie, making it the biggest opening for a superhero movie in the UK of all time and the second biggest 4 day weekend ever (behind Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix). The hugely anticipated Marvel Avengers Assemble has already taken more than the entire UK box office runs of The Hulk, Captain America and Thor.

The international box office totalled a massive $178.4 million and saw Marvel Avengers Assemble open at No.1 in all 39 countries released so far, with many countries seeing their biggest opening weekends of all time, including Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Ecuador, Peru, Central America, Bolivia, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malaysia, New Zealand and The Philippines.

Marvel Avengers Assemble is the eagerly anticipated first Avengers film, bringing together some of Marvel’s most loved superhero characters. UK press have called Marvel Avengers Assemble “spectacular” and “the first blockbuster of the year”.


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