The Avengers reaches $400m at North American box office
Marvel Studios’ superhero mash-up has crossed the threshold in a record 14 days after adding $6.2m on Thursday to reach $402m. It is now Disney’s biggest worldwide release of all time and the industry’s sixth biggest in history.
The Avengers will sweep past $700m at the international box office this weekend and currently stands at $667.8m The worldwide tally stands at $1.071.bn.
The action adventure has set new North American speed records for reaching $100m (two days), $150m (three days), $200m (five days), $250m (eight days), $300m (nine days) and $350m (ten days).