Here’s your estimated 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):
1. The Avengers: Age of Ultron – $ 187.0 million ($ 187.0 million total)
2. The Age of Adaline – $ 6.2 million ($ 23.4 million total)
3. Furious 7 – $ 6.1 million ($ 330.5 million total)
4. Paul Blart Mall Cop 2 – $ 5.5 million ($ 51.1 million
Pundits have been saying for weeks that “Avengers: Age of Ultron” was poised to score a massive box office debut, and the hotly-anticipated superhero flick didn’t disappoint during its first night of screenings.
The sequel to “The Avengers” pulled in a whopping $ 27.6 million during Thursday night previews, blowing the first flick’s $ 18.7 million Thursday take out of the water. That makes “Age… Continue reading 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Scores $27.6 Million Thursday Opening
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Before seeing Avengers: Age of Ultron, you should watch this exhaustive, chronological history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, its wars and the Infinity Stones (via Slashfilm):
Then you’ll want to start your Avengers: Age of Ultron viewing evening by eating one of these four epic burgers inspired by a different member… Continue reading The Avengers in Movie Culture: History of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Easter Eggs and More
So there’s this little movie coming out this week called Avengers: Age of Ultron. Have you heard of it?
At this point, it’s a foregone conclusion that the next installment of Marvel Studios’ superhero team-up saga is going to be the sort of film that measures its box-office gross in billions of dollars, not millions, and likely breaks a long list of… Continue reading The Geek Beat: How Marvel's 'The Avengers' Changed Movie History
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Trailer reactions by fictional characters are no longer just a meme. In a nice bit of Disney synergy, here are the emotions from Pixar’s Inside Out watching the trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron (via First Showing):
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