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Avengers Endgame Smashes Box-Office with Rs 53 Crore Opening

PW Bureau

Assembled on screen for one last time the Marvel Superheroes are creating new opening day records world over and India is no exception

Mumbai: It's a non-holiday weekend release but then Its Avengers. The Marvel superheroes. Avengers: Endgame released in India on April 26 and look at the number it grossed on day-1, a whopping Rs 53 Crore. This is the last time Marvel Superheroes have been assembled o the silver screen and the movie is blowing the existing records of collections on an opening day globally. French news agency AFP reported "Avengers: Endgameshattered records upon its release in Asia, specifically in China. The movie raked in $169 million on Wednesday, its first day of release in 25 markets including China, Australia and several countries in Europe. Endgame set single-day box office records in China, Australia, New Zealand and other countries". The film has been released in 2845 screens in India and in 4 languages: #English #Hindi #Tamil #Telugu.

Endgame gets a reception like a festivals weekend

In India trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted "#AvengersEndgame emerges a game changer... Sets new benchmarks on Day 1... An eye opener for the industry that feels national holidays/festivals yield best results at the BO... Fri ₹ 53.10 cr Nett BOC. India biz. Gross BOC: ₹ 63.21 cr. NON-HOLIDAY RELEASE." The film opened across 2,845 theatres. The advance sales of Avengers: Endgame had exceeded 2.5 million and some cinemas are also running around-the-clock screenings.

Avengers Creates History

Adarsh further tweeted that "#AvengersEndgame is SENSATIONAL... Creates HISTORY...
⭐️ Records highest *Day 1* of 2019 *so far*
⭐️ Emerges biggest #Hollywood opener *to date*
⭐️ Crosses *Day 1* biz of #ThugsOfHindostan, the biggest opener from *Hindi* film industry [₹ 52.25 cr - #Hindi #Tamil #Telugu]". In the next tweet, he compared Infinity war with the Endgame and on an opening day the Infinity War doesnt even come close. Adarsh wrote "#AvengersInfinityWar versus #AvengersEndgame... Day 1 biz...
2018: #AvengersInfinityWar ₹ 31.30 cr / 2000+ screens
2019: #AvengersEndgame ₹ 53.10 cr / 2845 screens#English #Hindi #Tamil #Telugu
Nett BOC. India biz."

Most Critics gave the film 8/10

Film critic Saibal Chatterjee in his review wrote: "For fans of the most successful franchise in movie history, Avengers: Endgame delivers the world - and more. Endgame is a neatly orchestrated, smartly packaged and powerfully rendered culmination to a series that has a committed fan base among those that have grown up on it." Most of the critics have given the film 8/10.